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On since 2021

Last update: November 2023

About Weddings

Set in the beautiful rolling countryside of the Yorkshire Dales near Skipton, The Tempest Arms, with roaring fires and oak beams has been welcoming guests since the 17th century.

Licensed for civil ceremonies, the historic Pick Hill Room has countless character features including open stone walls, a real log stove and great beams which date back many hundreds of years. The beautiful cosy snug with wood panelling, soft drapes and rich carpets makes it the ideal venue for your special day.

Whether it's a small wedding for a family group or a larger event, our award-winning food and fabulous service, coupled with the most stunning historic setting, make The Tempest Arms the perfect choice for your special day.

Weddings Facilities

Our Pick Hill Room is fully licensed for civil ceremonies, accommodating up to 60 guests for a romantic and historic exchange of vows. With its timeless features and unique character, our venue will make your special day truly unforgettable. In addition, the Pick Hill Room can comfortably hold up to 60 guests for your wedding breakfast and up to 120 guests for your evening celebrations.

At The Tempest, we take care of your guests with the same attention to detail that we put into our event spaces. Along with our charming event spaces, we also offer 21 high-quality en-suite bedrooms and suites to ensure your guests have a comfortable stay. Our bedrooms are designed with comfort in mind, featuring plush bedding and modern amenities to ensure a restful night's sleep.


At the Tempest Arms, we're passionate about helping couples create their dream wedding. Our friendly and knowledgeable team is dedicated to helping you fulfill your vision for your special day, from the smallest details to the most important aspects.

We understand that choosing the right wedding venue is a big decision, and that's why we invite you to come and see our charming setting for yourself. Our team will be more than happy to show you around and answer any questions you may have.

So whether you're looking for help with wedding planning or simply want to explore our venue, don't hesitate to reach out to us and book a venue tour. We can't wait to help you create memories that will last a lifetime.

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Frequently asked questions

Venue type:

In the country
Small hotel
Pub or restaurant

Ceremony options:

Civil ceremony licence

Dining options:

Seated meal facilities
Alcohol licence
Buffet meal facilities
In-house catering

Evening entertainment:

Dance floor
Entertainment licence
Live band facilities
Evening reception facilities
DJ facilities

Overnight accommodation:

Overnight accommodation for wedding couple
Overnight accommodation for guests

Venue staff assistance:

Wedding coordinator

Other features:

Accessible facilities
Car parking
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