Knighton House

Dorset

Knighton House

Dorset

Description

Wedding Venue Hire
At Knighton House Weddings we offer you the flexibility to create your dream occasion within our beautiful Dorset wedding venue. No two events are ever the same and we celebrate the uniqueness of each event held at Knighton House....From a marquee wedding extravaganza on the lawns to an intimate civil ceremony and drinks reception within the house, we offer you exclusivity for your private event and flexible use of our beautiful indoor and outdoor spaces.
We offer three different venue hire options, House Only, House & Gardens and Ceremony Only

House Only
This venue hire option is suitable for drinks receptions up to 120 guests and formal seated dining parties of up to 90 guests. Capri tents, gazebos and Chinese hats can be pitched in the garden the day before should you require them. House Only hire includes:
Exclusive use of spacious entrance hall and The Portman Suite, two interconnecting reception rooms accommodating up to a maximum of 90 seated guests, use of cloakroom and three indoor toilets
Exclusive access to the grounds, gardens, lawns, orchard and play area for drinks and photographs
Onsite parking
Chiavari limewash chairs and a choice of tables for up to a maximum of 90 guests
Prior access to the house for venue dressing
In-house Venue Co-ordination service

House & Garden
This venue hire option is suitable for parties of more than 90 guests or for clients who wish to utilise more of the site by using the gardens to pitch a marquee or tipi. We allow 5 days for the tent to be pitched and dismantled. House & Garden hire includes:
Exclusive use of grounds comprising the terrace, a choice of two lawns on which to pitch a marquee or tipis, courtyard, children’s play area, orchard and parking field
Outdoor power source to both lawns
Exclusive use of spacious entrance hall and staircase, The Portman Suite two interconnecting reception rooms opening onto the terrace, cloakroom and three indoor toilets
Prior access to the house and grounds for venue dressing
In-house Venue Co-ordination service

Ceremony Only
If you already have your wedding reception venue booked and would like a beautiful setting for your ceremony, you have the option of hiring the house and gardens for your ceremony only. Please see Civil Ceremonies for further information on this option.
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Venue Details

  • Venue Type:
  • Civil Ceremony Licence
  • Countryside Location
  • Marquees and Tents Permitted
  • Capacity:
  • Nearest & Dearest (20 - 40)
  • Simple Surety (40 - 60)
  • Party People (60 - 150)
  • Accommodation
  • Nearby usually available
  • Dining
  • Seated Meal Facilities
  • Buffet meal facilities
  • In house catering
  • Alcohol licence

Additional Info

  • Evening Reception Facilities
  • Marquee Available
  • Dance Floor
  • Live Band Facilities
  • DJ Facilities
  • Wedding Co-ordinator
  • Confetti permitted
  • Changing room for guests
  • Disabled facilities
  • Car parking