09 Aug 2021

Why choose a castle wedding venue

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One of the biggest decisions for a recently engaged couple is choosing the perfect wedding venue. With so many venues to choose from this can be such a daunting task, so let us help make the decision easier as we explain why there is no other option that a beautiful castle wedding venue.

Exclusive use

With many castle weddings, the bride and groom can be guaranteed exclusive use which is an important criteria for many couples. Having exclusive use allows couples and their guests to explore the stunning grounds and rooms without any interruption.

Photo credit: Love Seen Photography

Loveseen Photography

Picture Perfect Surroundings

A castle and its stunning surroundings are the perfect backdrop for your picture perfect wedding photography. At Hensol Castle, there are numerous areas you can choose from including the beautiful 15 acre lake overlooking 650 acres of Welsh countryside to the front of the castle where there is majestic turrets and manicured lawns – the possibilities are endless.

Photo credit: Martin Phillips Photography

Martin Phillips Studio

Feel like royalty for the day

Your wedding day is one day in your life where you can be centre of attention. It’s the perfect opportunity to wear the big fairytale dress you’ve always dreamed of and arrive in a horse drawn carriage as you make your way to marry your prince charming.

Photo credit: Marc Smith Photography

Marc Smith Photography

Wow Your Guests

When your guests arrive at a castle wedding venue, you can be assured that they will be impressed by the opulent venue you have chosen. At Hensol Castle, wow them with arrival drinks in the grand reception hall, take their breath away as you say I Do in the glorious Oak Room, and save the best until last with a wedding breakfast in the purpose built Courtyard Hall.

Photo credit: Justin Harris Photography

Justin Harris Photography

Impressive interiors

As well as impressive external features, you can guarantee many castles have just as gorgeous interiors. At Hensol Castle, there is an abundance of spots for your gorgeous wedding photography including a sweeping staircase and exquisite corridors.

Photo credit: Sacha Miller Photography

Sacha Miller Photography

Discover more about Hensol Castle weddings here