The Setting

A boutique venue set in a magical location, the hotel’s intimate setting oozes fairy-tale romance. With its beautifully restored Kings Pavilion and exclusive Priory wedding suite, couples can create their perfect day, tailored to suit their own individual style.

With picturesque views overlooking the Avon River, Christchurch Castle and the King Arms Bowling Green, the hotel seamlessly blends tradition with exquisite contemporary style.

The Vibe

Awarded Dorset’s ‘Best Wedding Venue’ in the Dorset Wedding Supplier Awards 2016 , The Kings Arms is truly unique.

Hold your unique civil ceremony in this magical and historic Dorset setting. Choose from either the picture perfect location of The Kings Pavilion or our exclusive Kings Priory for your special day.

One of the most unique wedding venues on the south coast, The Kings Pavilion can host marriage ceremonies for up to 96 guests. Take photos on the bowling green, enjoy canapés by the water’s edge and then head over to The Kings Priory for your wedding breakfast and evening celebrations, or down to the Christchurch Harbour Hotel.

To keep your planning simple the venue have created the following wedding packages. These are by no means exhaustive and if you prefer, they can tailor packages to match your exact requirements.

The Enchanted

  • 2019 – £85.00 per adult guest
  • 2020 – £88.00 per adult guest
  • Available between October – February

The Spring

  • 2020 – £88.00 per adult guest
  • 2021 – £90.00 per adult guest
  • Available in March, April and select dates in May

The Midweek

  • 2019 – £80.00 per adult guest
  • 2020 – £83.00 per adult guest

The Kings

  • 2019 – £103.00 per adult guest
  • 2020 – £150.00 per adult guest

The Queens

  • 2019 – £85.00 per adult guest
  • 2020 – £106.00 per adult guest

Sunday Soiree

  • £3,000.00 for 50 adult day guests

The team have worked with their venue stylist to include seasonal wedding décor in a majority of their packages. They can also put together bespoke packages based on your specific requirements to create a day that is as unique as you are.