East Lodge Weddings

East Lodge is owned by the Hardman family. Our reputation as a wedding and special occasion venue is exceptional. Please come and see us at East Lodge where you’ll be sure of a very warm welcome.
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Especially for you

At East Lodge we just want to help you to have the wedding day experience you’ve always imagined.
Imagine your wedding at our elegant country house, set in 10 acres of beautiful landscaped gardens
Imagine East Lodge being “Exclusively Yours” for just you, your family & friends and nobody else around. It’s your wedding day and our wish is to help you to enjoy the most memorable wedding experience in our quite special surroundings.
We love the magic of weddings and that’s why we want you to have East Lodge all to yourself. After all every second of your exciting wedding day is a second to cherish.
We have an outstanding reputation as a wedding venue and we will make your wishes come true.
Come and have a drink with us and we’ll show you around while you tell us exactly how you imagine your wedding day to be.

Exclusively Yours

East Lodge is a location that's not just out of the ordinary, but extraordinary. You soon find yourself adjusting to the relaxed pace of the countryside and enjoying the sights and sounds of this area of outstanding natural beauty. As you enter the hotel, the warmth of our welcome and the relaxed atmosphere give you a feeling of being a million miles from the hustle and bustle of everyday life
Here, within the region's most exclusive retreat for marriage ceremonies and celebrations, you really will feel as if the world revolves around you.
No need to worry about separate wedding and reception venues because at our idyllic rural hideaway you can use our Civil Wedding Licence. You can relax & enjoy your very special day, from exchange of vows through to secluded late-night romance, within the luxury and exclusive privacy of our country house estate. You can arrange a seated reception for up to 70 people at East Lodge. If your wedding needs a bigger setting, there are ample grounds for a marquee when we can cater for up to 150 guests.

Our passion for excellence

We know that arranging wedding ceremonies and receptions involves much detailed planning. Because of our outstanding reputation as a wedding venue we have both the expertise and the experience to help you all the way through
Every detail effortlessly arranged to suit your taste. Our knowledge of the formalities, the individual touches which make that difference, the willingness to go that extra mile to make your special day both memorable and enjoyable.
You deserve that special quality, that memorable romantic touch. East Lodge has been the venue for beautiful weddings for many years and we have many letters from happy couples after their big day. A common theme from so many of them is the suggestion that the day seems to pass very, very quickly. That’s why we look after the detail leaving you free to fully enjoy every aspect of your day
Because you’re special, sharing your venue with anybody else was not part of your dream. Another reason we believe you chose East Lodge just for you. So East Lodge weddings are truly exclusive in every sense; this special place will be exclusively yours on your very special day.

Award winning food

The wedding breakfast is where you first entertain your guests as a married couple. When you choose East Lodge you get our team of award winning Chefs cooking just for you. We can provide canapés during reception drinks; Our Head Chef will help you to design your 3 course wedding breakfast menu. You will enjoy our evening buffet as you dance the evening away to our resident DJ. Perhaps you might consider upgrading to a BBQ or a hog roast. The food is only limited by your imagination.
We are passionate about our food. Our restaurant is at the forefront of fine dining in the region. Our team of chefs have an enviable reputation for superb seasonal menus and the use of local ingredients from local suppliers. We grow much of our produce in our own extensive vegetable garden and have our own free range hens to supply fresh eggs for our mouth watering full English breakfasts.
To sum up we represent the very best of modern British cooking, complimented by an extensive wine list of rare quality, this is certainly a wedding venue to enjoy. No posturing. No pretension. Just wonderful food served in gracious and elegant surroundings.

Luxury Accommodation

When you take over East Lodge for your dream wedding, you’ll find 12 luxury bedrooms just for you. See yourself and your new husband in our amazing Bridal Suite complete with a huge 4 poster bed and luxury feature bathroom.
East Lodge is a timeless and elegant venue which is meticulously maintained and carefully designed for both style and comfort. As you and your guests enter East Lodge for the duration of your celebration, you can look forward to enjoying the tradition and comfort of a leading country house hotel whilst enjoying the very best of modern contemporary facilities.
You, your family and guests have 10 acres of manicured grounds &water gardens are at your disposal and make a wonderful backdrop for those so important photographs. Wonderful memories of the day you chose to get married at East Lodge.

Your wedding

With years of experience in organising and fulfilling the dreams of many an excited bride-to-be, we would be delighted to help you realise your dreams and share with you the very special East Lodge for your very special day..
We have developed a series of inclusive packages that will allow you to have the dream Country House Wedding of your choice. Everything is included in our package price so budgeting is made easy. No surprises.
Choose East Lodge as your wedding venue and not only will you have the unforgettable day of your dreams but you will entertain your guests in style, because East Lodge is exclusively yours on your very special day, there is no doubt that you will have our undivided attention
So whether for just one afternoon or for 1 or 2 nights you can enjoy the stunningly beautiful house and grounds of our award winning Country House Hotel.
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