Your special day, your way
With stunning sea views and lush green gardens, St Donat’s Castle is in an idyllic location and offers a romantic backdrop for your wedding day.
When you book your special day at St Donat’s Castle you are guaranteed to be the only wedding using the venue that day and you will be given access to the beautiful Tudor gardens and sea front for those incredible photos.
Make our castle your home and surround yourself with your loved ones, the castle is exclusively yours for your wedding day.
An award-winning team, gorgeous grounds and a stunning castle- the perfect backdrop for your big day.
Indoor or outdoors, come rain or shine, there’s a variety of beautiful spaces to choose from for your ceremony.
Yes, you are welcome to visit St Donat’s Castle to view as a potential wedding venue. Please be aware St Donat’s Castle and its grounds are private and viewings are strictly by appointment. You can contact the events team to arrange a viewing which we offer between 9am-7pm 7 days per week.
Our venue hire rates for 2020 are as follows:
Saturday and Bank Holiday Sundays – £5,950
Fridays – £4,950
Thursday and Sundays – £3,950
Monday to Wednesday – £2,950
Our venue hire rates for 2021 are as follows:
Saturday and Bank Holiday Sundays – £6,450
Fridays – £5,250
Thursday and Sundays – £4,250
Monday to Wednesday – £3,250
Charge for room hire for onsite ceremonies – £350
Use of the Dining Hall (for your wedding breakfast only) can be booked for guest numbers over 150 at an additional fee of £895 (subject to availability).
Hiring the castle for your special day includes use of the Bradenstoke Hall, Rose, Blue and Beast gardens, Top Lawn (with sea views), Inner Courtyard, Great Hall and a designated changing room on the day of the wedding. The Bradenstoke Hall can accommodate 160 guests for a wedding breakfast and 200 guests for an evening party.
If you wish to get married at St Donat’s Castle, several of its rooms and gardens are licensed for wedding ceremonies and civil partnerships including the Inner Courtyard which is a popular area for outdoor ceremonies and drink receptions.
On-site is also the charming St Donat’s Church which can accommodate a wedding ceremony for up to 110 guests.
Specialising in fine dining, Town and Country Catering provide menus of the highest standard but are also able to cater tailor-made packages for those wanting that little bit of difference.
For weddings at St Donat’s Castle, there is a minimum requirement to cater a drink and dinner package for 90 guests.