The award-winning, family-owned venue has been creating lasting, magical memories for couples for over 50 years. The venue is surrounded by stunning countryside scenery with lakes, streams, and woodlands, creating picture-perfect moments for your special day.
We know that planning your wedding is one of the biggest, most important and time-consuming projects of your life! This is why we have a dedicated Wedding Planning Team to help you with every aspect of planning your big day. From your initial tour of the venue to the last goodbye as you head to your room as a married couple, your dedicated Wedding Coordinators will take care of everything so you don't have to worry about a thing.
Set within 300 acres of beautiful, rolling countryside on the Suffolk and Essex border - a picturesque location that inspired painter John Constable – SbN overlooks a private lake that forms the perfect backdrop to your special day.
There is so much on offer to provide you with the perfect place to say ‘I do’.
With a large and spectacular banqueting suite, an intimate function room at the country lodges and seasonal luxurious giant Tipis set within the grounds and lakes, SbN have the facilities to cater for every kind of celebration – from a big white wedding to a festival style bash or a small intimate gathering.
All function rooms enjoy natural daylight and private terraces, whilst our luxury Tipi benefits from panoramic views of the surrounding countryside from a beautifully landscaped green.
The hotel holds a wedding license, though Tipi brides can make it official outdoors under a wooden pergola set within stunning countryside.
The 4-star hotel has 80 contemporary bedrooms, as well as 10 luxurious countryside lodges, so your guests don't need to worry about traveling.
With set wedding packages and bespoke offerings, we are versatile in our approach to making your special day one to remember. Simply tell us what you’d like to include and an estimate of your budget and we'll work with you to prepare the perfect package.
Let us assist and advise you on your choice of wedding breakfast, accompanying wines, and evening buffet. We even have additional extras such as giant light-up letters, a star-lit backdrop, a post-box, and a popcorn machine that you can hire from us rather than having to spend your precious time searching for a supplier. We can also share with you our recommended supplies including styling to help you achieve your dream wedding day.
The Wedding Journey
We have the scope to properly support you throughout your wedding journey - with spa and golf facilities for engagement parties, hen and stag dos, rehearsal dinners, anniversary celebrations, and more!
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For more information about Stoke by Nayland Weddings please visit our website (www.stokebynayland.com) or give us a call on 01206 265818.
83 Reviews for Stoke by Nayland Hotel, Golf & Spa
Recommended by 100% of couples
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Jaclyn B. · Married on 26/06/2021
We had the best day we could have hoped for, as covid delayed our plans we were worried but Simone and the team made sure our day was as magical as possibleSent on 17/07/2021
Mrs A. · Married on 13/10/2018
We fell in love with the venue as soon as we stood in the ceremony room in front of the panoramic windows overlooking the lake. We came across the venue by chance and we are so glad we did. We had a fabulous time which ran smoothly thanks to the professional and energetic nature of Josh who coordinated our day. The atmosphere was relaxed and happy which made for a very special and memorable day. We cannot wait to go back and enjoy the spa facilities and wonderful food again.Sent on 11/03/2019
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Jade · Married on 08/11/2019
The day I dreamed of!
I would 100% recommend Stoke by Nayland hotel to my friends and family. We had the pleasure of hosting our wedding at this wonderful venue. We were sold from the initial meeting and tour with events coordinator Simone. Her kindness and warmth made us sure this was the place for our wedding. The planning and help throughout was brilliant and the day was completely perfect. The events Manager Chloe was beyond incredible. She was organised, helpful and very very kind. The venue was wonderful, the staff brilliant, the food highly complimented. It was a dream day! Thank you to all involved with the Wade wedding!Sent on 18/11/2019
Ring in the New Year for your special day!
Create a party vibe and celebrate your big day on one of the biggest nights of the year in our sparkly festive venue. Make your marriage vows and resolutions at the same time as you start married life together. Let your wedding day go off with a bang with fireworks* as you see in the New Year together surrounded by family and friends.
Our New Year's Eve package includes ceremony and banqueting suite room hire for your reception with a reception drink, a delicious 3-course meal for 50-day guests, toast drinks, and evening catering for 80 guests to celebrate your special day. At the end of your special day.
Contact our Wedding Team for more information and to check availability
Just £2,999 for 60 guests.
Say ‘I do’ during the most magical time of the day when the sun is setting and the sky is adorned with beautiful blue, yellow, orange, and red shades, casting a golden glow and dramatic silhouettes, capturing picture-perfect moments of your special day in the heart of the Dedham Vale.
Our Sunset package starts at 4 pm and includes ceremony and banqueting suite room hire for your reception with a Cava reception drink, a delicious 2-course fork buffet for 60-day guests, and Cava toast drinks to celebrate your special day. At the end of your special day, retire to your Junior Suite for a well-earned rest.
The package is available 7 days a week until 31st January 2022. This excludes Thursday to Saturday dates in December.
Contact our Wedding Team for more information.
Just £4,995 for 50-day guests, and evening catering for 80 guests to celebrate your special day.
It’s the most magical time of the year – capture the very essence of Christmas with a winter wedding set within our indoor Winter Wonderland venue in the heart of the Dedham Vale.
Our Winter Wonderland Package includes all of the magic of Christmas with our Winter Wonderland-themed venue. Our festive wedding package includes banqueting suite room hire for your reception with reception drinks, a delicious 3-course wedding meal with wine for 50-day guests, toast drinks, and evening catering for 80 guests to celebrate your special day.
The package is available from 27th November 2021 to 3rd January 2022.
Contact our Wedding Team to find out more