The Setting

Holywell Hall is now fully booked for 2019 and 2020. They have opened enquiries for 2021 so please do get in touch!

A wedding at Holywell Hall is indescribably special. From the moment you begin to make your way along the sweeping drive, you enter an estate of boundless charm and character. The majestic backdrop of the Grade II* listed Georgian Hall, the beautifully maintained grounds and gardens and the freedom to create a wedding day that’s undeniably yours are just some of the elements that make Holywell Hall such an exceptional and unique location for weddings.

The quickest way to reach Holywell Hall from London is by train. Board the fast train to Peterborough and you’ll be there in less than an hour. From Peterborough, it’s then just over half an hour to Holywell Hall.

The Vibe

Welcome to Holywell Hall, your exclusive and quintessentially English marquee wedding venue.

As a private residence, Holywell Hall remains an exclusive secret, a hidden jewel that provides the most spectacular backdrop to your wedding day. Holywell Hall is the perfect venue to bring your dream of a quintessential English and classic country garden wedding to life. Say your vows surrounded by those you love most in the world. Celebrate your marriage with a perfectly planned party in a truly exclusive, private estate setting and relax knowing that everything is taken care of.

Ceremony Options

True to their wish of giving you the luxury of choice, Holywell Hall has plenty of options for you to choose from for your ceremony. Let the hidden charm of their gardens bring natural beauty to your wedding with a ceremony in the Garden Terrace or within the Walled Garden itself. If you’re looking for a statement backdrop, then you have the light-filled Orangery, Fishing Pavilion or recently uncovered and renovated Dovecote to choose from. For your ceremony only, they can also open the house doors to you and your guests to say your vows in the stately Grand Hall or light-filled Garden Room.

Holywell Hall’s private Church, St Wilfrid’s, is available to you for blessings where you can be joined by up to 60 guests. There are also options locally for religious ceremonies of all denominations, including the famous Normanton church in Rutland.

Reception Options

The Georgian House serves as a stunning backdrop to your garden and marquee wedding party.

Your wedding reception at Holywell Hall will be, quite rightly, a celebration you will always remember. For your drinks reception there are numerous locations within the grounds and gardens that provide the perfect setting for champagne, cocktails and canapés. With plenty of space for up to 150 guests to socialise and entertain, your options are limitless.

After drinks, you and your guests can head to your marquee on the croquet lawn outside the Orangery. Built exclusively for you by one of their recommended suppliers, your marquee makes it possible to design and tailor every element of your wedding reception. Their carefully chosen caterer will then serve your guests with a delicious wedding feast, including your own corkage free drinks. After dinner they welcome and encourage you to dance the night away until the early hours.


For exclusive marquee weddings, they are pleased to offer you the delightful Rose Cottage and the recently refurbished Stables for the Friday and Saturday nights of your wedding weekend. The beautifully furnished Rose Cottage includes two en-suite double bedrooms, sleeping up to four people. In addition to gym and spa facilities, The Stables has a further three bedrooms, sleeping up to eight, as well as a kitchenette and dedicated area for bridal prep. All properties include fresh linen, robes, Molton Brown toiletries and a welcome hamper containing local produce and a celebratory bottle of something bubbly.

Wedding Planner

Holywell Hall understand completely that the right suppliers and partners are crucial to the success of your wedding day. To give you the very best experience possible, they have partnered with the multi award-winning wedding planner, Katrina Otter Weddings. If you’d like some assistance planning your day, then Katrina has connections with the best suppliers from the surrounding area and also from London. All wedding days at Holywell Hall are personally overseen by a member of Katrina’s highly skilled team so you relax and enjoy the day knowing that everything is being taken care of.