Walton Castle is a glorious exclusive use 17th century castle set upon a hill in Clevendon, North Somerset. What an absolute dream location for your wedding with 360 degree views over the wooded hillside of six counties and across the Bristol channel to Wales.
Your exclusive use of Walton Castle enables you to hold your ceremony and follow on celebrations in the castle itself, or you can arrange for marquee hire, payable separately to accommodate more guests giving you maximum flexibility. And of course when it comes to your photos, we can think of nothing more picture perfect and timeless than a beautiful castle backdrop.
With a number of delicious catering options and a licensed bar which can be tailored to your requirements, your guests should be very well nourished. On site accommodation is available for your immediate wedding party which includes the use of a heated indoor pool to enjoy.
With so many ways for you and your wedding party to enjoy all that this beautiful castle has to offer, we’ll hand you straight over to the team now to tell us more.
Tell us about your venue
This stunning private Somerset castle is perfectly suited for bringing your loved ones together to celebrate your special day and create lifetime memories, it is the ideal destination where you will have an amazing experience, enjoyed across all generations and will cherish every moment, forging memories for life.
Walton Castle offers 8 beautiful bedrooms, including 5 Turret bedrooms (yes you can have your own turret!) which are all self-contained with sofa area, toilet and shower, there is plenty of room for everyone. The property also boasts 2 big turrets (for larger occasions), an underground 10m heated swimming pool, a wood-fired hot tub and exercise area and, separately, a ‘games’ turret with bar, pool table, dart board and table football.
But it is not just the indoors: Located at the heart of stunning Somerset, with views of four counties.
Do you offer civil marriage and civil partnership ceremonies?
Do couples & their wedding party have exclusive use of your venue?
Venue capacity – How many guests can attend the day ceremony, if applicable, wedding breakfast & the evening reception?
We can accommodate 60/70 guests in the Castle Turret 1, we can accommodate up to 250 guests in a marquee however this is to be organised and paid for by the couple.
Tell us just a little about any wedding packages you offer
We do not offer packages and our weddings are bespoke However we offer a 3 night stay for £8,500
Do you have in-house catering, or preferred suppliers or are couples free to choose their own caterers?
We have a preferred supplier list and an independent wedding planner who can assist at an additional fee.
Can couples supply their own alcohol for the evening? Is there a corkage fee?
No we have a licensed bar and all drinks are to be supplied by Walton Castle on the day of the the Wedding, however guests can bring there own drinks for there stay in the castle.
Are couples completely free to choose their own wedding entertainment & do you have a specific sound system?
Yes, we can recommend entertainment but couples have the option.
Do you offer accommodation on site? If so, for how many guests?
Do you have an in-house wedding co-ordinator?
How far in advance can couples or their wedding stylist, florist etc have access to the venue in order to decorate it?
Do you have gardens or an outdoor area for wedding photographs?
Yes, we have stunning grounds.
What’s your best advice to couples when choosing their perfect wedding venue?
To make sure you view the venue and imagine your day and make sure it feels right.. choose the right setting, the right venue and create memories with family and friends.
Any finally, what are your favourite moments from previous wedding you’ve been involved with?
We love our weddings and we have had some truly spectacular weddings and all are very different and unique in their own special way.
All images courtesy of Walton Castle