Say “I Do” At Your Own Royal Wedding With The Cairn Collection
As the excitement builds in the run-up to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s nuptials later this month, it’s hard not to get caught up in the royal wedding bubble.
Engaged couples will be dreaming of their own royal ceremony and soiree, taking inspiration from the most talked about wedding of the year.
While exchanging vows in Windsor Castle isn’t an option for most, tying the knot in a venue just as beautiful and still with regal roots can be.
Three of our signature properties can deliver all of this and more, helping you to feel like royalty on your big day.
The location of this country house hotel was chosen to be within viewing distance of Windsor Castle, and is just a 20 minute drive from where Prince Harry will marry Meghan Markle.
Dating back to 1690, the construction of Stoke Place was commissioned by royal chef Patrick Lamb. Situated within 26 acres of dreamy parkland featuring gardens landscaped by Capability Brown, couples will have the perfect backdrop for photographs, making memories to treasure forever.
Inside, beautiful fairy tale features include antique chandeliers and a sweeping staircase, allowing brides to make a truly stylish entrance.
Weddings for parties of 20 to 200 guests can be accommodated all-year-round, expertly planned by the venue’s experienced weddings manager. Only one wedding is hosted per day, meaning you’ll have the team’s full dedication.
Every element of weddings at Stoke Place is customisable however royal the request, from the ceremony to the wedding banquet, whether a three, four or five course menu.
A lavish wedding ceremony at Stoke Place
The Majestic Hotel, Harrogate
This grand Victorian property isn’t just majestic by name. It can be found in the quaint spa town of Harrogate, and dates back to the 18th century.
No stranger to royal occasions, the hotel has hosted a number of esteemed guests from Prince Henry of Prussia to the Maharajah of Patiala, as well as a Russian grand duchesses.
Set amidst acres of picture-perfect landscaped gardens, wedding guests will be impressed from the moment they arrive, continuing through to the venue itself. Ceremonies for up to 300 guests can be accommodated, with a selection of function rooms for more intimate occasions also available, including an open air terrace.
All weddings are catered by the hotel’s award-winning Majestic Restaurant, as the first meal as a married couple should be memorable for all of the right reasons, which is why predesigned and bespoke menus fit for a king and queen are available.
An additional perk is the hotel’s spa, where prior to the big day the bridal party can take time out to enjoy some treatments in the serene Orchid Room.
Royal Station Hotel, Newcastle
This romantic and historic city centre property was officially opened by Queen Victoria in 1858. Since then it has been visited by celebrities and VIPs, from Laurel and Hardy to professional boxer Muhammad Ali.
Brides will love the glimmering statement chandelier which sits above a focal staircase, presenting the ultimate backdrop for that all-important final photograph as a ‘Miss’.
The hotel’s opulent suites can cater for wedding parties of varying sizes and are licensed to hold civil ceremonies, meaning the whole day can take place under the roof of one spectacular venue. From smaller, intimate gatherings to large, grand events, a dedicated wedding planner can help to shape the perfect day.
Tie the knot in one of five function rooms depending on personal preference and party size. Located on the ground floor, the Victoria Suite can cater to 130 guests for a wedding breakfast or meal, and up to 200 guests for the wedding reception, complete with its own bar and dance floor.
Tie the knot in regal style at Royal Station Hotel
Say “I do” to your perfect wedding venue within The Cairn Collection for a touch of royalty on your big day.