Ettington Park Hotel

(98 reviews) 98 5
Alderminster Stratford Upon Avon Warwickshire CV37 8BU
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About Ettington Park Hotel

Alderminster, Stratford Upon Avon
Warwickshire, CV37 8BU

Set in 40 acres of beautiful private grounds in the heart of Warwickshire, welcome to the 4 Red Star Ettington Park Hotel. A stunning Neo-Gothic mansion ideal for your wedding day, the venue boasts history that spans over 900 years. With beautiful rooms and picturesque grounds, it is the perfect setting for your special day.

Boasting a regal and extravagant décor throughout, Ettington Park Hotel will allow you to experience the ultimate romantic wedding day. Well-appointed function rooms with ornately detailed ceilings spill out onto pristine lawns, where you can pose for breath-taking wedding photos.

Although the Norman chapel can be used for blessings, weddings are normally carried out in either the elegant surroundings of the house itself. The enchanting and intimate Library or the spacious South room are available for you to say ‘I do’ – or you can choose from the two outdoor locations!

The stunning Orangery, located in the gardens or the ancient Bell Tower next to the Normal Chapel, both make for the most angelic of settings to begin your married life together!

Every wedding is uniquely special, and we believe your day should reflect this. You will be able to tailor your day, simply tell us what would make your wedding perfect and we’ll help you to create it.

For the ultimate exclusivity, you can take over the whole house where the only people present are your guests! Our bedrooms, lounges, restaurant and grounds are included to allow you to live out your wedding dreams. Our team of dedicated co-ordinators will take care of arrangements and make the whole process seamless.

For more information on the kinds of weddings Ettington Park Hotel can host, please do not hesitate to get in touch.

• The only 4 Red Star country house hotel in Warwickshire set within 40 acres of grounds and gardens with a Chapel on site. • You will be the only wedding at Ettington Park on your chosen date with your wedding menu prepared by our award-winning brigade of chefs. • Licenced for civil ceremonies and partnerships for up to 100 people - including 2 outdoor wedding locations • Fairytale Wedding Package from £4,200 based on 40 guests for the day and evening • Exclusive Use promises a unique occasion, offering you a high degree of privacy and unrivalled flexability throughout your stay - 30 bedroom package available • Range of accommodation available for you and your guests, including a relaxing spa!

Facilities at Ettington Park Hotel

Venue Type :
Civil Ceremony Licence
Chapel on Premises
Exclusive Use
In the Country
Stately Home
Large Hotel
Historic
Outdoor License
Evening Entertainment :
Evening Reception Facilities
Dance Floor
Entertainment Licence
Live Band Facilities
DJ Facilities
Overnight Accommodation :
Overnight Accommodation for Wedding Couple
Overnight Accommodation for Guests
Venue Leisure Facilities :
Swimming Pool
Dining Options :
Seated Meal Facilities
Buffet Meal Facilities
In House Catering
Alcohol Licence
Capacity :
Less than 30 guests
30 to 50 guests
50 to 75 guests
75 to 100 guests
100 to 150 guests
Venue Staff Assistance :
Wedding Coordinator
Master of Ceremonies/ Toastmaster
Other Features :
Confetti Permitted
Disabled Facilities
Car Parking
Helipad

Ettington Park Hotel Reviews (98)

We had a fantastic day
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By Michael & Dominika, on 06 Nov 2019Date of Wedding - 14 Oct 2019

We wanted to thank everyone at Ettington for all your fantastic work and help throughout our wedding planning and day! We had a fantastic day and couldn't have picked a better place! All of our guests commented on how beautiful a spot Ettington was, with a lot of our guests calling it "the castle"! We fell in love with Ettington from the first moment we saw it and it was the most fantastic and breathtaking venue for our wedding reception, the architecture being so beautiful both inside and out that the rainy weather did not put a dampen on our day or our wedding photos, in fact it only complimented! (we'll forward on the photos as soon as we have them). The day ran very smoothly and all stresses were alleviated by the fantastic hospitality team, we wanted to especially thank Zoe who looked after us incredibly well and made us feel at ease throughout the day. The food was exquisite (honestly the best meal we've ever had)! We're just sorry it was over so soon! We are definately going to be coming back for our anniversaries in the years to come.

Thank you so much
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By Susie & James, on 03 Oct 2019Date of Wedding - 31 Aug 2019

We had an absolutely perfect day! Please pass on a huge thank you to Cliff and the team, they did such a brilliant job. All staff were fantastic and most guests commented on how great they were, as well as how beautiful the venue was. The whole day was perfect. Cliff calmed me on the morning with how in control and well informed he was - and subsequently, although I did not speak to him much as I was so busy, I can tell how important he was in the smooth running of the day. On the day itself, it was in no small part due to the professionalism of the staff and the smooth running of events that I was able to be very relaxed and really enjoy the day and take it all in. That is so important. Staff weren’t intrusive at any point but were always there for any requests or to make sure we were happy. The food was delicious - the main dinner, and breakfast both mornings. Everyone was wowed by the venue and the grounds, and we felt so lucky and special having the whole place to ourselves. Thank you so much to everyone for making it such a wonderful day!!

Really felt at home and part of the family
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By Nicola & Matt, on 28 Oct 2019Date of Wedding - 23 Aug 2019

From the first time we visited Ettington Park Hotel we were made to feel incredibly welcome. We instantly knew it was the perfect venue for our wedding, not just by the grandeur of the buildings and the beautiful views but by the team being so passionate about their jobs, even the head chef proudly taking the time to explain his wedding tasters to every perspective couple visiting that day. It was great to meet Becky our wedding co-ordinator on Day 1 too, as we immediately could tell she would be super helpful and support us every step of the way, which she did. Becky was friendly and efficient and really easy to communicate with over the course of the wedding planning. She was very patient with us and went above and beyond to make our day so special. On our wedding day we really felt at home and part of the family with the whole team being as excited as we were for the wedding. Special thank you's to Cliff, Damien, Stephen and Thomas for all helping us settle in the day before the wedding and for really getting involved on the day. There are other staff that were great too but sadly I cant remember their names. We had the most wonderful day with nothing being too much trouble for the team at Ettington, thank you we will be forever grateful for this.

Thank you
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By Nicola & Matt, on 03 Oct 2019Date of Wedding - 23 Aug 2019

From the first time we visited Ettington Park Hotel we were made to feel incredibly welcome. We instantly knew it was the perfect venue for our wedding, not just by the grandeur of the buildings and the beautiful views but by the team being so passionate about their jobs, even the head chef proudly taking the time to explain his wedding tasters to every perspective couple visiting that day. It was great to meet Becky our wedding co-ordinator on Day 1 too, as we immediately could tell she would be super helpful and support us every step of the way, which she did. Becky was friendly and efficient and really easy to communicate with over the course of the wedding planning. She was very patient with us and went above and beyond to make our day so special. On our wedding day we really felt at home and part of the family with the whole team being as excited as we were for the wedding. Special thank you's to Cliff, Damien, Stephen and Thomas for all helping us settle in the day before the wedding and for really getting involved on the day. There are other staff that were great too but sadly I cant remember their names. We had the most wonderful day with nothing being too much trouble for the team at Ettington, thank you we will be forever grateful for this.

Blown away with the venue
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By Helen & Colin, on 07 Sep 2019Date of Wedding - 17 Aug 2019

As far as the day went - it was more amazing than I thought it would be! And we were so lucky with the weather - considering it was raining at 10:50, by 11:10 the sun was shining and stayed with us for the rest of the day. It really did make the day being able to get wed in the Bell tower and to have the use of the wonderful grounds for all our guests. We even had a visit from several deer both during the day and in the evening when some of our guests made their way home. Everyone was blown away with the venue, the rooms and the welcome received from the team at the hotel. Stephen was so super helpful in getting all the stuff sorted on the Friday and helping with keeping things running smoothly on Saturday. And as for Cliff - what a legend he is!! He, and the team were all fantastic throughout the day and evening. The food was also fantastic; we have had so many complements about it being the best wedding food people have ever had.

Beautiful venue & an amazing day
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By Yulia & Jim, on 18 Aug 2019Date of Wedding - 10 Aug 2019

> We’ve just about recovered from a whirlwind of a weekend (almost literally with the strong wind) and wanted to say a massive thank you to you and all of the staff at Ettington who helped make our day unforgettable. > > Despite all of the challenges with the wind and last minute changes to a few things here and there, all of the staff there went out of their way to accommodate us. A special thanks must go to the porter who found the vintage table for the ceremony, Yulia nearly cried in delight when she saw it so I think it was fair to say it was mission accomplished! We had such an amazing day, so please pass on our gratitude to them all. > > All of our guests commented at what a beautiful venue Ettington is, so I don’t doubt you’ll be getting a lot of recommendations in the future.

Making our fairytale come true
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By Shamim and Jonathan, on 05 Sep 2019Date of Wedding - 04 Aug 2019

Jonathan and I had the pleasure of getting married at Ettington on Sunday 4th August. We wanted to send a huge thank you to all the staff who made our day so special, making our fairytale come true. We arrived on the Saturday to be greeted by such lovely smiles starting at the reception for check in all through to the restaurant staff who served our drinks and meals. We were made to feel welcome by all and no request was too much. A huge thank you to Cliff for keeping us so calm during the morning of the wedding when plans started to change unexpectedly, you’ll never know how much your words of reassurance at the time meant and got us through. Thank you for all your attention to detail to the extent of making sure my veil was perfect before walking down the aisle. Thank you to Ollie for going through all the organising stages, nothing was too much bother whether that was through emails, face to face or telephone conversations. Thank you to all bar staff and waiting on staff who looked after our guests with such professionalism. The food tasted fantastic everything we mentioned during our menu tasting was addressed to every minor detail thank you so much. The external suppliers we used were also very complimentary of the service they received in support with getting their equipment up to the long gallery. Our day was perfect and we have all of you to thank for that. Look forward to coming to Ettington to make more memories.

Perfect
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By Jenna & Martin, on 12 Aug 2019Date of Wedding - 28 Jul 2019

We were really happy with how the day was managed, everything was so well organised from start to finish. We really appreciated how the staff dealt with last minute requests and nothing was too much trouble. Everything really was perfect and all our guests were really complimentary with both the venue and staff. All staff, from the front of house staff, to waiters and bar staff were courteous and efficient and couldn’t do enough to make it the perfect day. The food was particularly amazing with guests stating it was the best food they had at a wedding. Please send our compliments to the chef, best lemon cheese cake I’ve tasted!!! A special thanks to Cliff who was amazing on the day. He was made sure everything ran smoothly and was warm and friendly throughout the day. It really was a perfect day and we can’t thank you and all the other staff enough. We would highly recommend Ettington Park Hotel as a wedding venue and we can’t wait to come back for future visits.

Amazing
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By Kim & Kevin, on 22 Jul 2019Date of Wedding - 12 Jul 2019

Thank you so much the day and evening was amazing You and cliff were amazing and we can’t thank you enough

So relaxed and stress free
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By Jade & Charley, on 26 Jun 2019Date of Wedding - 22 Jun 2019

OMG from start to finish the day was like a fairy tale, I want to to do it all over again! From the start, the staff was amazing and very helpful, everything we asked was done and can’t fault the whole day and the staff was so helpful and friendly and made our day so relaxed and stress free. Thank you all so much and we will be back again to stay and have dinner there and yes everyone was saying how stunning the whole day was and they loved the venue too and the sun made it so much more too x

We couldnt have asked for a better venue and staf
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By Ann & Clive, on 17 Jun 2019Date of Wedding - 06 Jun 2019

We were absolutely delighted with how professional and welcoming all the staff were, especially Janet and Cliff. Any small questions on the day were dealt with in a friendly and calm manner. The library was set up exactly as we envisaged and looked wonderful. We were very pleased with the wedding breakfast, which was served promptly and tasted delicious. Our thanks and praise to the chef and his staff and also the waiters and waitresses. The Stour Suite was a wonderful room in which to get ready and to spend our first night as man and wife. In summary, we couldn't have asked for a better venue and staff. The organisation and communication was all great and we would not hesitate to recommend Ettington Park to anyone thinking of organising an event.

Thank you
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By Michelle & George, on 06 Jun 2019Date of Wedding - 01 Jun 2019

Thank you for your good wishes and for all your help organising our day. We had an amazing day and Cliff and the team were fantastic. Nothing was too much trouble and we received so many compliments on how attentive they were to every need. Can I also say that the room we had was gorgeous and wish we could have stayed longer!

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