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Samlesbury Hall is a stately mansion wedding venue in Preston, Lancashire, that plays host to weddings and other special occasions. Known as one of Lancashire's most magical wedding venues, Samlesbury Hall offers the majestic setting of a historic estate with an exquisite menu that will tantalize your guests' palate.
Facilities and capacity
Among the facilities found at Samlesbury Hall, you can find splendid gardens, chapels and banquet halls with centuries of history that includes witchcraft, ghosts and more. The Whittaker Room offers beautiful carved panelling and was once originally a private chapel. It has the capacity for up to 90 guests and serves as a great ceremony location.
The Great Hall is used for wedding breakfasts or receptions but can also be transformed into a ceremony site which can accommodate up to 120 guests. The Parlour is perfect for small, intimate weddings or reception drinks and is licensed to accommodate up to 25 guests.
Samlesbury Hall offers couples the following services for their big day:
- Drinks and beverages
The cuisine found at this Tudor venue include dishes created with the finest ingredients and locally sourced whenever possible. The expert culinary team can cater to 150 guests for a wedding breakfast and up to 250 for an evening reception. Bespoke dishes are available upon request.
This venue offers exclusive accommodation for you and your guests to relax after your wedding day. It includes Shepherd's Huts and The Lodge. Shepherd's Huts are a unique option to traditional guest rooms with a rustic yet luxurious setting and great amenities. The Lodge is a 4-star accommodation which includes a double bedroom, dressing room with full length mirrors and bathroom with a double shower.
The other facilities you can find at this venue include:
- Gift shop
- Dottie's Wafflery
- Ice cream parlour
- Heritage centre
- Mayflower playground
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Unique location with premium services
The best day
Afterwards we were able to retreat up to the amazing Shepherds Huts and stay cosy by the firepits
Quite simply the best day and I will cherish every second forever
They made our day perfect
A Fairytale Wedding at Samlesbury Hall - A Day to Remember
Samlesbury Hall Heritage Cafe
The venue is perfect for small weddings (we had 40 day guests and 70 evening guests in total), with great decorations and beautiful gardens at the back.
The wedding team and the venue were fantastic before, during & after the day. We were very happy and would highly recommend them.
A perfect day!
Lovely historic venue for wedding
May Wedding 2022
Perfect in every single way…
Wedding 10th November 2018
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