10 Reasons Why You’ll Love Thicket Priory
A romantic and ethereal country house, Thicket Priory is a hidden gem just 15 minutes from York. Designed by the architect of Buckingham Palace, this historic wedding venue is set in 18 acres of idyllic gardens surrounded by a world-class nature reserve. Here we have 10 reasons from the team at Thicket Priory about why this might be the wedding venue for you!
For anyone searching for a venue to host everything under one roof, we really do pass with flying colours. With 35 bedrooms, sleeping up to 73 guests, an on-site Chapel, and 18 acres of stunning Yorkshire Gardens, you and your guests will settle in and never want to leave!
Thicket Priory truly is spectacular in all seasons. Whether you love the colours of autumn, the crisp cold of winter, Spring blossoms in the orchard or the warmth of Summer, Thicket Priory is beautiful all year round.
You and your guests can lose themselves in Thicket Priory’s history. Each room named after someone or something from the past, so guests are told these stories when they arrive in their beautifully appointed bedrooms.
The Gryffin Bar provides the perfect mix of luxury and home comforts. So, whether you’re dressed up to party or relaxing after dinner with your slippers on, you truly will feel at home.
Speaking of feeling at home…we are dog friendly! So, you are welcome to invite your four-legged friends who will just love exploring the house and grounds.
Exclusivity is yours when you stay at Thicket Priory. Only you and your guests will be roaming the corridors, secret passageways and garden paths… So, there’s no fear of a stranger in your photographs!
Thicket Priory is a photographer’s dream! Everywhere you look, every corner you turn there is a new photo opportunity. You’ll get a photo album filled with beautiful memories, and, when watching your wedding video back, you’ll feel like you’ve been in an episode of Downton Abbey!
The Priory has the wonderful traditional style of an 1840’s home combined with the tasteful decoration and fashionable twist of here and now!
The venue is fully inclusive as we have accessible bedrooms and reception rooms. We also have two ‘suites’ for bride & bride, bride & groom or groom & groom.
Our team! We become your friends, confidantes, and additional wedding guests when it comes to the wedding day. Every member of the team will make you and your guests feel like part of the furniture from the moment they step through the door!
If Thicket Priory sounds like the wedding venue of your dreams, why not enquire now? Hurry, their 2022 weddings are selling fast!
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