Plas Dinas Country House

Caernarfon, Gwynedd View map Visit website
Menus from £87.50
2 to 120 Guests


Menus from £87.50
2 to 120 Guests

Nestled between the picturesque Snowdonia mountains and Irish sea, Grade II Plas Dinas Country House is an award-winning, luxury wedding venue in Wales. Former home of Lord Snowdon, Husband of Princess Margaret, full to the brim with style.

During the summer months, make the most of the 15 acres of exquisite grounds, with an outside drinks’ reception served on the terrace boasting views of the Menai and Llanddwyn Island (Lovers Island). Marquee weddings can take place between May - September. Plas Dinas work exclusively with Peak Marquees. You are advised to contact them to discuss prices for your bespoke marquee.

Marquee Weddings at Plas Dinas

Available for 40 - 120 day and up to 200 evening guests. With no set packages, instead they provide a bespoke service that is unique to you. Each day and personalised proposal is therefore very different. Experienced luxury Wedding planner Annie, with years of experience in luxury venues (including the sister property to Downton Abbey), will be on hand to create your dream day, whether you’re planning a traditional white wedding with one of their venue designers or a relaxed festival style or Afternoon Tea wedding on the sweeping lawns. Marquee weddings are very exclusive at Plas Dinas. They only accept 10 bespoke marquee celebrations each year. The exclusive use marquee weddings include the use of this exquisite venue for two whole days, experienced planner that you have access to throughout the planning and on the day, tv personality chef, experienced team and an exquisite venue with incredible British royal history.

Intimate Weddings at Plas Dinas

Smaller, intimate weddings of between 2 - 50 guests are available throughout the year on an exclusive and non-exclusive use basis. They specialise in a variety of micro wedding styles. From relaxed Afternoon Tea weddings in the Dining Room to a fine dining foodie experience in one of their many dining areas. Twilight and Afternoon ceremonies are available. Plas Dinas is available on an exclusive use Country House basis, where you can hire the house for two days, enjoying your wedding celebration in private with your select number of guests.

The venue is licensed for civil ceremonies in the elegant Drawing Room, which can accommodate up to 50 guests. Plas Dinas also work with a selection of Celebrants to provide the option of saying your vows outdoors up to 100 guests. The views from the Mount need to be seen to be believed.

There is a range of 5-star accommodation available, combining luxury comfort, with warm hospitality. There are ten unique rooms, which have been individually styled, as well as a two-bedroom self-catering cottage on site.

Your wedding breakfast and delicacies will be provided by in-house Head Chef and TV personality Daniel Ap Geraint. Plas Dinas offer a choice of menu options available with a selection of traditional or foodie fine dining taster menus to make you drool or the oportunity to meet Daniel to create your very own wedding menu. You are surely in for a treat but don't visit when your hungry.

  • Fabulous Grade II listed country house set in Snowdonia National Park
  • Wedding planner Annie will put together a bespoke package unique to you
  • In the summer months you can enjoy a marquee wedding on the lawns
  • The Drawing Room is licensed for ceremonies for up to 50 guests
  • Onsite accommodation with ten luxury bedrooms and two-bedroom cottage
  • Previous home of Lord Snowdon and Princess Margaret

Frequently Asked Questions

Venue Type:

Exclusive Use
In the Country
Small Hotel
Coastal Weddings
Unusual Weddings
Stately Home
Marquees and Tents
Woodland and Festival
Civil Ceremony Licence
Tipis and Yurts
Unique Weddings

Dining Options:

Seated Meal Facilities
Alcohol Licence
Buffet Meal Facilities
In House Catering

Evening Entertainment:

Marquee Available
Entertainment Licence
Live Band Facilities
Evening Reception Facilities
DJ Facilities

Overnight Accommodation:

Overnight Accommodation for Wedding Couple
Overnight Accommodation for Guests

Venue Staff Assistance:

Master of Ceremonies/ Toastmaster
Wedding Coordinator

Other Features:

Car Parking
Confetti Permitted
Pets Welcome


Plas Dinas Country House 1

We are offering Exclusive Use of our country house for 6 guests,

  • Civil Ceremony (Excluding Registrars fees),
  • A selection of 3 canapes per person created by award-wining chef,
  • Drinks package of Prosecco, Half a Bottle of House Wine pp and glass of Prosecco to toast.
  • Overnight accommodation for you and your guests on a B&B basis
  • A deluxe 5 course wedding breakfast
  • In-house Wedding Planner
  • Exclusive Use of our beautiful, historic country house, former home of Lord Snowdon, Husband of Princess Margaret
  • Bridal/Groom Preparation room

We are now fully booked in 2021 and for other remaining dates. We do currently have availabilty for this offer Monday - Wednesday throughout January - March 2022.

Just £2960.00 based on one night exclusive use stay. Bespoke options available.

Based on the happy couple and an additional 4 guests.

To enquire or to reserve your date please call 01286 830 214 or email

Plas Dinas Country House 2

Day 1

Exclusive Hire of Plas Dinas Country House

5-Course Deluxe Menu for up to 24 guests

A selection of 3 canapes per person

A glass of Prosecco or Kir Royal during your drinks reception

Half a bottle of house wine per person served during your wedding breakfast

A glass of Prosecco to toast

10 luxury bedrooms for the night of your wedding

Bridal Cottage for Bridal preparation for up to 4 people available the night before and the night of your wedding

Breakfast for up to 24 guests the morning after your wedding

White linen

Experienced wedding planner

Experienced toastmaster

Glassware and crockery hire

Civil Ceremony to take place in the Drawing Room (excludes registrars fees)

Day 2

24 new guests arrive for your wedding celebration with a 3 course meal and drinks reception, 10 bedrooms and private hire of Plas Dinas with private bar and 15 acres of gardens. That way you can celebrate with 58 guests without the worry of larger numbers

£9500 based on 2 days and 58 guests overall.

Available 7 days a week when you quote 'hitched58'

Your wedding can be secured with just a £500 non-refundable deposit. The final balance and final details are then required 28 days prior.

Dates available between September 2021 and Dec 2022.

T&C's apply.


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