Swinton Park Wedding Venue – North Yorkshire
Swinton Park wedding venue is a secluded, luxury castle hotel on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales enjoys a spectacular setting in 200 acres of glorious landscaped grounds with 5 lakes, walled garden and deer park. The grandeur and elegance of a historic building is complemented by a friendly and professional events team who provide a seamless level of service together with a total commitment to ensure that your wedding day exceeds every expectation.
Swinton Park have a licence for civil ceremonies and can also host ceremonies for renewal of vows. Weddings can be booked as a Non-Exclusive event, using one or more reception rooms with accommodation taken as needed, or as an Exclusive Use event with private use the whole castle and all 31 bedrooms. A wide range of function rooms are available for a ceremony, wedding breakfast or celebration, offering a high level of flexibility for individual requirements.
Swinton Park wedding venue are happy to host weddings both opulent and intimate. There are a range of options for smaller events, including a private island on one of the lakes in the Parkland, complete with Georgian summerhouse – perfect for an intimate dinner. The island is also ideally suited to an alfresco picnic or barbecue, in total privacy, surrounded by woodland and birdsong.
Experience the delights of an alfresco wedding celebration in the restored period Deerhouse in the parkland, just a short distance from the hotel. The Deerhouse is perfect for those seeking somewhere truly out of the ordinary, for either a daytime wedding breakfast or an evening barbecue celebration. By day, enjoy the parkland setting with ancient trees, wide skies and views over the castle and Home Lake. By night, enjoy the magic and romance of a candle-lit setting, with flaming torches to light the way and glowing braziers to ward off the evening chill.
Swinton Bivouac – luxury glamping destination on the Swinton Estate
Swinton Bivouac is a unique glamping destination set on the edge of the moorland Yorkshire Dales, just a few miles from Swinton Park. Accommodation includes Meadow Yurts and hand-built Woodland Shacks along with a Bunk Barn, sleeping up to 86 guests in total. The rustic café bistro serves wholesome food for parties and celebrations. Nearby in the woodlands is the Druid’s Temple, featured recently on BBC’s Secret Britain and a magical setting for a ceremony.
Large stones make up an altar, with an awning, hay bale seating and wild flowers on shepherd hooks to set the scene. This ceremony location is available to both Swinton Park and Swinton Bivouac guests.