Your Special Day
Allerton Castle is a picture perfect Yorkshire Wedding venue to celebrate one of the most important days of your life. A day to cherish forever. With exclusive use of the castle and the 25 acres of grounds and gardens, your guests will be enchanted by the ambience and splendour.
Allerton Castle is the perfect setting for your milestone together; from your pre-ceremony preparations through to the last dance, we will endeavour to make your every dream come true. Your expert personal wedding planner will ensure that the day runs smoothly, giving you complete peace of mind that your wedding day is blissful, relaxed and unforgettable.
Pre-Ceremony: Palace Bridal Suite and Billiard Room
Enjoy pre-ceremony preparations with Champagne for the your party upstairs in the spectacular Palace Suite, whilst your partner and their party relax in the Billiard Room with some refreshments and a game of snooker .
Ceremony: The Great Hall
The Grand Hall’s spectacular staircase promises a breath-taking entrance for every bride. With its 70ft high ceiling and oak paneling this room is the perfect setting to ‘tie the knot’ and to share the magical first moments of your married life with your family and friends.
After the Ceremony
After signing the register in the sumptuous Drawing Room, you can re-join your guests as a married couple for drinks, canapés and entertainment in the Memorial Garden or in the Great Hall if the weather is inclement. The numerous, unrivalled and stunning backdrops offered by Allerton Castle present endless opportunities for your photographer to capture memories of your day.
Wedding Breakfast: The Ballroom
A fairy-tale wedding deserves a dream wedding breakfast and the beautiful, vaulted ballroom provides an elegant setting for up to 120 guests. The tables are set with white linen, fine china and glassware as chosen from our caterers, Bradshaws of York, who have a well-earned reputation for catering in some of the most prestigious venues in Yorkshire, and who will create delicious dishes, served in a professional style.
The Party: The Great Hall
Whilst you enjoy your wedding breakfast and speeches, the Great Hall is transformed into a romantic venue for your evening party to dazzle your evening guests. Celebrate your first dance as husband and wife under the spectacular gothic ceiling before partying the night away.
Relax and unwind
After the party, you can choose to spend the night in the Palace Suite. Wake up next morning and enjoy an intimate breakfast in the Tudor Room whilst you drink in views of the Temple of Victory and rolling parkland. We also offer overnight accommodation in our two bedroom Tudor Complex for your nearest and dearest.
Your Guest Accommodation
Allerton Castle offers a luxury Bridal Suite for the couple and two en-suite bedrooms for your family and friends. Local accommodation can be recommended for your guests, from local log cabins and small and cosy hotels to larger 4* & 5* properties. Allerton Castle is only 1 mile away from local villages, 8 miles from Harrogate, 12 miles from York and 18 miles from Leeds, only minutes away. Your wedding planner will happily help with your requirements.