Located in the Heart of Kent, close to the historic town of Maidstone, the Mercure Great Danes Hotel is the perfect venue for your wedding day. Surrounded by 26 acres of stunning countryside, adjacent to Leeds Castle, whether you are planning a civil ceremony, traditional church service or civil partnership, we can create a day as perfect and individual as you are.
Our wedding packages have been designed to cater for a variety of function styles, personal tastes and packages to suit every budget. Whether you are thinking of an intimate gathering for under 30 guests, or a more extravagant affair, we look after every detail. We offer the Bride and Groom a complimentary standard guest bedroom with breakfast included to make your stay even more special.
We offer a selection of four room choices in which to say your vows. The Heart of Kent Suite has its own private entrance and reception area, with lavish refurbishments which can be viewed in all their elegance on our website, Twitter or Facebook accounts. Our gazebo is positioned in our beautiful landscape gardens set for the perfect backdrop for capturing memories of your special day. The Hollingbourne is south facing with beautiful panoramic views over our gardens with its own private bar. If you want a smaller affair, our Park View Suite is the perfect setting for that elegant intimate wedding. Here at the Mercure Maidstone, Great Danes Hotel our wedding planners are delighted to offer advice and guidance on all aspects of your wedding ensuring that come your big day you can relax and enjoy every minute, giving you a lifetime of happy memories.
We have various amazing packages available for you - Call us today to speak to one of our wedding planners who are waiting to make your dreams a reality.
Reviews for Mercure Maidstone Great Danes Hotel
Recommended by 100% of couples
Natalie and Ricardo · Married on 05/10/2019
We both just wanted to say thank you for all your help with the organisation of our wedding on the 5th October this year. It was truly a brilliant day and everyone enjoyed themselves.Sent on 22/10/2019
I would also like you to thank Oliver and the rest of the staff who helped on the day, they were an excellent team.
Mrs A Craddduck · Married on 31/08/2019
Thank your for the outstanding service
Now the dust has settled I felt that I should drop you a line to thank your for the outstanding service I received both whilst planning and during our daughters wedding on Saturday.Sent on 06/09/2019
In particular I would like to thank Kelly Burt, without whom I would never have been able to pull off such a special event. From our first meeting she was both friendly and professional and I felt I had found just the right person to help me with the planning. Nothing was too much trouble for her and I felt she went above and beyond what was actually expected of her. She was always happy to answer any queries I may have had no matter how small and had a genuine way of making me feel like a friend and not only a client.
I would also like to thank Pravin who was also more than helpful on each occasion I had the pleasure of meeting him and Ollie who also helped prepare for us.
I would also like to thank the entire team of staff that worked on the day that helped make the day run smoothly. I’m sure that it wasn’t easy to feed 240ish guests and get everything out hot and on time but from what I have been told this seems to be exactly what happened.
I would have no hesitation in recommending Kelly and your hotel to anyone and hope that we have occasion to stay and use your facilities again in the future.
Mr & Mrs Freeman · Married on 10/08/2019
A massive thank you
Just like to say a massive thank you to you & Oliver & your team the day was perfect it looked stunning & the food was lovely!Sent on 27/08/2019
Our wedding venue is set in 26 acres of beautiful grounds for superb photo opportunities, a helipad for stylish arrivals and a gazebo for outdoor ceremonies. Our Wedding Coordinator will help you plan every aspect of your day.
The full day package for up to 50 guests includes:
Additional day guests – £55 per adult or £29 per child | Under 2yrs FREE
Contact us today to discuss available dates!
Terms and conditions apply. Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers or packages. Subject to availability on certain dates. Available for bookings taking place in 2020 only.