Discover the enchanting embrace of history and romance at Whittington Castle, a timeless wedding venue nestled near the idyllic market town of Oswestry in Shropshire. This 12th-century castle, adorned with captivating ruins and a picturesque gatehouse, provides the perfect backdrop for couples seeking a unique and historic setting for their special day.
Venue Options and Pricing:
Venue Hire Only:
Prices start at £750, with bespoke packages available.
Maximum price caps at £6,000.
Inclusions: Non-consumables (e.g., linen, lights), day-before set-up, private room(s), and furniture.
Total prices range from £750 to £1,500.
Includes furniture, wedding coordinator on the day, non-consumables, and day-before set-up.
Accommodates up to 35 guests.
For couples envisioning a marquee reception, Whittington Castle offers a stunning canvas in its lush surroundings. Immerse yourself in the romance of a marquee celebration, creating a magical atmosphere for your guests.
Note: DJ services may require a generator for the reception in the marquee.
What People Say:
Jennifer Fleet: "The castle is mainly a ruin, but this community-run castle hosts numerous events and weddings throughout the year. The picturesque grounds, complete with a duck pond, make it a delightful spot for dog walks. The haunted part of the castle adds an intriguing touch, and the adjacent Olde Boot pub offers excellent food."
Katy Gulliver: "Whittington Castle has flourished in recent years, becoming a local gem. With secondhand books, local crafts, and an improved café, it's a wonderful place to explore. The castle's rich history and charming surroundings make it an ideal venue for events and visits."
Whittington Castle weaves together the threads of history and modern celebration, offering a distinctive venue for weddings. From the timeless ruins to the vibrant community atmosphere, Whittington Castle invites you to create lasting memories in a setting where every corner whispers tales of the past. Let your love story unfold within the walls of this historic gem.