The Dorothy Clive garden is a beautiful English country garden with a relaxing and intimate atmosphere located on the borders of Staffordshire, Cheshire and Shropshire.
The garden provides a scenic backdrop all year round, with stunning views of the surrounding countryside and is perfect for your special day, providing plenty of photo opportunities to create a plethora of memorable moments for you both and your guests.
We offer a choice of licenced wedding venues, outside in the Belvedere Pavilion at the top of the garden with magnificent views which can seat up to 100 +guests , the glass house, inside ceremony in the Bryan Mayer Pavilion which has been recently redecorated which creates the perfect setting for small weddings and can seat 75 guests. Or anywhere in the garden or our beautiful woodland.
We are very flexible and offer couples the opportunity to get married at the garden then leave to hold a celebratory meal at a local restaurant or hotel.
A delightful vintage Afternoon Tea would be a perfect way to complete your special day at the Dorothy Clive garden. We also have a variety of outside caterers who cater for us so we can offer buffets, hot meals or hog roasts.
Pricing examples as a guide:-
Just photographs - getting married at the register office and want some amazing photos to remember your special day - £120
A simple small wedding for 35 guests, ceremony inside our Bryan Mayer Pavilion - £900 - £1000 weekends - £800 mid-week.
An indoor ceremony for 35 guests in our Bryan Mayer Pavilion which includes covered chairs and sashes in pale green, a simple flower arrangement using flowers from the garden to enhance the room, a prosecco toast after the ceremony and the services of our wedding planner to help on the day.
A wedding ceremony outside in the Belvedere Pavilion for 50 guests - £1350
The price includes the hire of the Belvedere Pavilion for the ceremony, the hire of 50 outside chairs, a prosecco toast after the ceremony and the services of the wedding planner to help ensure the day goes smoothly.
An outside wedding in our Belvedere Pavilion followed by an afternoon tea or buffet in the Bryan Mayer Pavilion with a prosecco toast for 50 guests - £3500
Price includes the hire of the Belvedere Pavilion and Bryan Mayer Pavilion, the hire of chairs for the outside ceremony and chair covers and green sashes on the chairs in the Bryan Mayer. Afternoon tea or buffet served on tables covered with white damask table cloths with vintage china and table decorations. A prosecco toast and permission to take photographs in any part of the garden.
Have a marquee - hire of lawn £1250
Getting married at the register office and want a bespoke ceremony in the garden with family and friends. We have our own celebrant to plan and deliver a special ceremony.
Beautiful garden setting
Outside or inside ceremony
Afternoon tea or buffet
Bring your own caterers
Small weddings are our speciality from 6 to 75 inside and outside ceremonies for 100+.