Thornbury Castle

(9 reviews) 9 5
Castle Street Thornbury Gloucestershire BS35 1HH
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About Thornbury Castle

Castle Street, Thornbury
Gloucestershire, BS35 1HH

Celebrate your wedding in luxury and opulence at Thornbury Castle, Gloucestershire. This 500-year-old castle, once enjoyed by King Henry VIII and Ann Boleyn on their honeymoon, boasts unique character inside and out. From the vineyard where it produces its own wine, to the tapestries, suits of armour and original fireplaces that await you inside; it is hard not to feel like King or Queen!

Offering intimate packages from £4000, to exclusive use of the whole Hotel; Thornbury castle is the perfect location for your unique and unforgettable wedding. There is also the option of hiring your own marquee to seat up to 100 guests on our lawns.

Our wedding planner can help to organise your special day to incorporate every fabulous feature of this unique venue. Thornbury Castle is renowned for its fine dining, with our award-winning chef conjuring up mouth-watering dishes using the best quality – mostly locally sourced – ingredients. Our sommelier is on-hand to advise you on the perfect wines for your choice of food, and our waiting staff will ensure that your guests are catered for in the best possible style.

The dramatic outlines of the castle creates an unforgettable backdrop for weddings, with its historic Tudor gardens where you can say your vows. The charismatic Tudor Hall is our largest room for weddings at Thornbury Castle. This truly magnificent room boasts an impressive mullioned window, exposed stone walls and intricate tapestries, together with a huge original fireplace. Two further interlinking reception rooms, the Boyling House and the Great Oven, make this a superbly versatile venue for your wedding celebrations.

Thornbury Castle has 27 unique bedchambers for you and your guests to become immersed in the spirit of the place. The suites are ideal for preparing for (and recovering from) the big day. All of the bedchambers are regally decorated and appointed to the highest standard.

• Historic Tudor Castle once owned by King Henry VIII • Award Winning Fine Dining from our 2 Rosette Restaurant • Licensed to conduct Weddings both inside the Castle and outside • 15 Acres of Grounds and Walled Gardens with its own Vineyard and Helipad • Option of hiring the Castle Exclusively • 27 Luxury Bedchambers, most with four poster beds

Facilities at Thornbury Castle

Venue Type :
Civil Ceremony Licence
Exclusive Use
In the Country
Small Hotel
Outdoor License
Pub or Restaurant
Marquees and Tents
Woodland and Festival
Unique Weddings
Evening Entertainment :
Evening Reception Facilities
Marquee Available
Dance Floor
Entertainment Licence
Outdoor Fireworks Permitted
Overnight Accommodation :
Overnight Accommodation for Wedding Couple
Overnight Accommodation for Guests
Venue Leisure Facilities :
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
Master of Ceremonies/ Toastmaster
Other Features :
Confetti Permitted
Disabled Facilities
Car Parking
Pets Welcome

Thornbury Castle Reviews (9)

Venue Service

By Mr & Mrs. Freear, on 02 May 2019Date of Wedding - 22 Dec 2018

Charlotte and her team were just brilliant. They really made us feel like our wedding was important to them and were straight on to anything we asked of them, nothing was too much trouble.

Enjoyed every minute
Venue Service

By Mrs Engel, on 13 Sep 2017Date of Wedding - 16 Aug 2017

We had a lovely time at the castle and enjoyed every minute of it. We really appreciate your help with everything in regard to the wedding.

Pleased, blissful, ecstatic!
Venue Service

By Mr & Mrs Concors, on 13 Sep 2017Date of Wedding - 22 Apr 2017

We arrived home from our trip late last night, so absolutely pleased, blissful, ecstatic, and somewhat in-disbellef with how perfect our wedding day (and the trip as a whole) was. Thank you so much for all your assistance, recommendations, and coordination!! What a wonderful planning experience from beginning to end! You helped give us memories that will last a lifetime!

Exceeded our Expectations
Venue Service

By Mr & Mrs Hankey, on 13 Sep 2017Date of Wedding - 07 Apr 2017

Thank you to everyone at Thornbury Castle who helped to make our daughter Jill’s marriage to Chris such a memorable day. We would also like to give a special thank you to Hannah, who so efficiently took away all the stress from arranging the wedding. We had an amazing time, all our expectations for the day were met and then exceeded! Every member of staff made us feel welcome and nothing was too much trouble. We cannot praise you enough.

Thank you so much
Venue Service

By Mrs Diamond Davis, on 13 Sep 2017Date of Wedding - 31 Mar 2017

...Thank you so much for everything you did for us at our wedding on the 31st of March, and for all the care you gave before and just after. It was very much appreciated and I can honestly say no one could have done better to make our wedding dream a reality!

Unbelievable experience!
Venue Service

By Mrs MacDougall, on 13 Sep 2017Date of Wedding - 30 Mar 2017

I just wanted to thank Thornbury Caste and Hannah again SOOOO much for hosting our wedding party in March. We had an unbelievable experience. Thank you again so much for all of your help

Thank You
Venue Service

By Nat and Dave Mr and Mrs Jones, on 10 Jul 2015

Thank you for making our special day complete. Everyone enjoyed the venue and all the staff were great!! Thank you so, so much

It was perfect
Venue Service

By Sara & Adam Daniells, on 10 Jul 2015

Thank you so much for making our wedding day so special. It was perfect. Thank you to the Chefs - all our guests thought that the food was exceptional - particularly the trio of beef! A special thank you to the sommelier and his team who went the extra mile to accommodate our needs. Many of our guests said that it was the nicest wedding they had ever been to, so thank you to everyone for all their hard work.

Our special weekend was amazing
Venue Service

By Steff & Dean, on 10 Jul 2015

A massive thank you for making our special weekend amazing, we had the most fantastic time and you were all brilliant. We hope to see you all very soon!

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