The Bull Hotel Wrotham

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Bull Lane Wrotham Sevenoaks Kent Kent TN15 7RF
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About The Bull Hotel Wrotham

Bull Lane, Wrotham
Sevenoaks, Kent
Kent, TN15 7RF

The Bull Hotel is a unique 600 year old coaching inn situated in the charming village of historic Wrotham, Kent.  The Bull boasts charm and character which creates the perfect venue for intimate and bespoke weddings.

Our delightfully restored 14th Century Buttery provides an ambient setting for the ceremony, wedding breakfast and evening reception. The Buttery is a versatile space full of charm and character, with exposed beams and original stone walls. The Buttery flows out onto the veranda and courtyard; where guests can enjoy reception drinks after the ceremony with a stunning backdrop ideal for photographs. The winter months are just as popular as the summer, with roaring open fires to enjoy as well as our sunny courtyard newly refurbished with artificial grass and outside sofas.

Each wedding here is unique and personal. Our coordinators work closely with the couples to tailor an individual and personalised day. The wedding team are passionate about every part of the planning process from the first visit through to the big day itself. They help with any inquiries and don’t shy away from getting their hands dirty on the day, bringing out food for the guests and serving drinks. The Bull offers bespoke packages to suit all requirements. With such a versatile venue, we can offer a chic and classic traditional wedding or a more relaxed and informal celebration.

The Bull offers delicious award winning food, fine wines and a welcoming and friendly service. The wedding menus are carefully designed by our Michelin accredited kitchen team. We offer a roast dinner as our traditional wedding breakfast but we also offer a barbecue-style smokehouse meal for the unorthodox!

Our eleven newly refurbished boutique bedrooms are spacious and light with original features. The stylish Bridal Suite is a wonderful space for the bridal party to relax, pamper and prepare for the day ahead.

We would love to welcome you to our fabulous venue and discuss your day, please don't hesitate to get in touch and book a free consultation and show-around.

• The Bull is a licensed venue for a Kentish Wedding Ceremony • We have a range of rooms full of character and style that are ideal for wedding celebrations • We have a selection of 11 newly refurbished and stylish bedrooms • The Bull is available for exclusive and semi-exclusive hire seven days a week, all year round • You can book a large area or section of the restaurant

Facilities at The Bull Hotel Wrotham

Venue Type :
Civil Ceremony Licence
Exclusive Use
In the Country
Small Hotel
Outdoor License
Pub or Restaurant
Marquees and Tents
Unusual Weddings
Unique Weddings
Evening Entertainment :
Evening Reception Facilities
Marquee Available
Dance Floor
Entertainment Licence
Live Band Facilities
DJ Facilities
Overnight Accommodation :
Overnight Accommodation for Wedding Couple
Overnight Accommodation for Guests
Other Features :
Confetti Permitted
Car Parking
Pets Welcome
Dining Options :
Seated Meal Facilities
Buffet Meal Facilities
In House Catering
Alcohol Licence
Capacity :
Less than 30 guests
30 to 50 guests
50 to 75 guests
75 to 100 guests
100 to 150 guests
Venue Staff Assistance :
Wedding Coordinator

The Bull Hotel Wrotham Reviews (22)

Our special wedding
Venue Service

By Mak and Rachel Joseph, on 20 Aug 2019Date of Wedding - 10 Aug 2019

From start to finish, Elaine and the wonderful team at the bull made our wedding the most special day ever. They were able to bring everything we envisioned to reality and were so helpful during the process of planning til our wedding day. They were able to accommodate all our needs and made the day as stress free as possible. I would highly recommend their wedding service to anyone who is looking to get married at the bull. The location is situated in a beautiful village with many great opportunities for wedding photos. The buttery itself was beautifully decorated and was a perfect size to hold our religious ceremony and reception. Every time we look back at photos, we wish we could get married all over again! Thank you so much to everyone at the bull for making dreams come true and getting us on reality TV ;) #celebsgodating

Wish we could do it all again!!!
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By Andy & Lorraine Whitewood, on 01 Jul 2019Date of Wedding - 08 Jun 2019

We settled on the Bull for our wedding venue after visiting on a ‘wedding open day’. This is where we first met Leigh Anne & Elaine (both are TOTAL stars!). We settled on the venue quite quickly, the overall ‘cosy’ feel of The Buttery, the previous reviews, the food (oh my goodness ....... the food!) all gave us the feeling that this was the place for us - and how right we were. Leigh Anne and Elaine handled everything in the run up to the day with total professionalism and a very reassuring calmness. Following our ‘taster meal’ we opted for the smokehouse menu - we still have people telling us just how good it was a month later! Come the day itself Elaine and Co had dressed The Buttery which looked beautiful and any concerns we had about the changes from wedding service setting to dining hall to evening function room became a distant memory, we still truly don’t know how Elaine and her team did it so well in such a short time. We had 40 family and friends during the day and another 50 in the evening, The Buttery was the perfect size and setting for every aspect of the day. I can’t sing any louder about the whole package! We used Nicola Dawson as our photographer and Phillip Harvey (20:20 Sounds) for the evening disco. Both were recommended by The Bull at the open days. Nicola is fantastic and Phil had the whole place jumping for the duration of the party in the evening! If you want somewhere charming, cosy and a little different, for your wedding day, book The Bull, sit back and relax - you’ll be in VERY good hands!! We both really do wish we could do it all over again!

Couldn't have asked for more x
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By Mrs Leigh Hoban, on 25 Apr 2019Date of Wedding - 23 Mar 2019

Fantastic venue, Fabulous food, Wonderful staff. The whole day ran so smoothly, didn't notice the change overs at all, everything ran like clockwork. Leigh Anne, and all the staff were AMAZING - we couldn't have asked for a better day Thank you, Leigh & Wendy Hoban xxx

Our peaky blinder wedding
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By Anne and Andy Fribbens, on 24 Apr 2019Date of Wedding - 03 Mar 2019

We were looking for a venue that allowed us to be ourselves in our wedding day. A humanist ceremony with no hymns no prayers no preacher and this venue allowed us and our imaginations run wild. With help from Holly and her mother at we dressed the hall as a 1920 peaky blinder Gatsby theme including our humanist celebrant. Elaine controlled our music for the day with Andy . The food for the day was locally sourced from Kent and organic. The children had their own table with their own menu and drinks. The whole theme made for very special personal photos. In my hotel room we had the hairdresser and the make up artists for myself and the bridesmaids. We hired most of the rooms in the hotel allowing room for everyone to get dressed and prepare for the wedding. The day was very personal unique and memorable. We had 42 guest as we wanted a small intimate wedding but I felt special throughout and Andy was allowed to be himself with very few restrictions.

Steve and Joseph's Wedding 16.2.19
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By Joseph and Steven Pomeroy Weihe, on 11 May 2019Date of Wedding - 16 Feb 2019

Every single member of staff at the hotel was incredibly professional and every request was dealt with as if it were no trouble. They helped to make our weekend run smoothly and looked after us well. The Venue is perfect - it has lots of character and charm and the Buttery (the ceremony room) is absolutely stunning. Leigh Anne, one of the Bull Hotel's wedding planners was absolutely amazing on the build up to the wedding. You helped to keep us to plan and coordinated a wonderful day and keep us calm throughout the process. I cannot express how grateful we are. The food was wonderful and so many of our guests expressed how delicious they thought it was. Most said that it was the best food that they have ever had at a wedding! - WE AGREE! Each course of the wedding breakfast was fantastic. The service throughout the day from all staff at the Bull was seamless. From waiting tables to the quick turnarounds required in the Buttery. It is clear the Hotel operates like a well-oiled machine. The rooms at the hotel were immaculate and everyone who stayed had a good night’s sleep. Once again, thank you for helping to make our wedding day absolutely perfect!

Fairytales are real
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By Caitlin Gray Stebles, on 14 Feb 2019Date of Wedding - 27 Oct 2018

Jon & I had our U.K. wedding celebration at The Bull. The ambience of the space was enchanting. Leigh Anne was an amazing wedding organiser. I felt so calm and relaxed as I knew she had everything in control. The wedding celebration was amazing and I have such good memories that are better then I can imagine. That’s why not say fairy tales do come true

Beautiful Venue - Perfect Day
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By Mrs and Mrs Bruckner, on 07 Feb 2019Date of Wedding - 20 Oct 2018

As soon as we saw the beautiful buttery we knew instantly that it was the place for us. The whole venue has such a wonderfully relaxed feel to it that we felt at home right away. The buttery is so quaint, rustic, simple and stunning, the perfect fit for what we were after. The wonderful Elaine and Leigh Anne were amazing, always in call to answer all those crazy emails and questions that a nervous bride-to-be has. No questions went unanswered and they are amazingly good at making you feel like anything you want is possible. Nothing was too much trouble for them. From the initial meeting to the actual day Elaine absorbed all of the stress of the day, leaving us to enjoy the entire process. On the day, Elaine was my rock - she managed the whole day like a complete angel and kept me calm and stress free. Our wedding day was absolutely perfect, the sun was shining (not bad for a late October wedding), the food was superb, the staff worked so hard to ensure the day ran smoothly, Elaine and Leigh Anne managed the event seamlessly, the buttery looked so beautiful (we were able to to dress the room the day before which was a godsend) and it was just how I pictured it to be in my dreams. If you are looking for a relaxed, stress free, beautifully simple and chic wedding, then this is the place for you. We had the most perfect day and the Bull, Elaine and the team will always have a special place in our hearts.

Perfect intimate wedding
Venue Service

By Jessica and Matthew Walton, on 25 Apr 2019Date of Wedding - 08 Oct 2018

From start to finish Leigh Anne and Elaine were amazing and so accommodating to all our questions and requests. We wanted a small wedding for 18 and was done perfectly and made us feel as important as if we had hundreds of guests. Venue and staff lovely and the food was amazing and delicious. Couldn't have asked for more.

Excellent Value, Venue, Staff, Food, day
Venue Service

By Janice and Paul Shead, on 03 Oct 2018Date of Wedding - 07 Sep 2018

From the very beginning the Bull Team were brilliant, we didn't have a clue where to start but they carried us right through. One massive relief for us was that they quickly realised we had no appetite for decorating the venue. Like the perfect hosts, they went the extra mile, offering to decorate for us and at NO extra cost. WOW that turned out amazing. They went out of their way to make it perfect by getting heaters and screening so we could use the outdoor space effectively. Everyone commented on how lovely the room looked. The Bull Team worked behind the scenes to quietly make the necessary changes to the layout throughout the day. From Ceremony to night time layout with a dance floor which went down a treat. We decided we didn't want a traditional meal and the Bull offered a Smoke House Barbecue. Absolutely excellent food was dished up and everyone couldn't rate it highly enough. There was plenty as well and I know a number of guests went up for seconds! The vegetarians were catered for to a very high standard and loved it too. The Bull were able to suggest some lovely canapés and these helped as the speeches were longer than expected. The accommodation at the Bull was lovely and the Bridal Suite had plenty of room for makeup artists, bridesmaids and Mother In Laws to be LOL. The Breakfast the next morning was excellent and the Bull tweaked the set menu to accommodate the guests dietary needs which again was a winner.

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By Ben and Emma-Marie Elias, on 27 Sep 2018Date of Wedding - 31 Aug 2018

me and my new wife fell in love with the Bull Inn Hotel from our very first visit on an open day in May last year. We loved adaptability, the style and the staff all seemed ready and willing. Leading up to the wedding we found the staff to be extremely accommodating, in fact they simply couldn’t do enough and we never heard the words, sorry, or, no. Nothing was too much trouble. The wedding it’s self was pretty stress free due to the rigorous planning by the team at the Bull Inn. We had an absolutely brilliant time and enjoyed every second of our wedding, in large part thanks to Leigh Ann and Elaine. I would highly recommend this venue for its staff, it’s location and for a stress free wedding. Thank you so much

Rainy day wedding
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By Paul & Denise Brooks, on 07 Oct 2018Date of Wedding - 26 Aug 2018

We had an amazing wedding day at The Bull - despite the weather being against us. The Bull staff worked tirelessly to make it all run smoothly.

So accommodating!
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By Sarah, on 25 Sep 2018Date of Wedding - 24 Aug 2018

We didn’t want the conventional/traditional wedding and The Bull gave us everything we wanted and more! Elaine and Leigh-Anne really took the time to understand us as a couple and what our aims were. We had the best day and wish we could do it all over again!

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