Enviably set in 2,000 acres of landscaped Capability Brown gardens and grounds, Blenheim Palace, one of Britain’s finest Palace’s is a perfect setting for a wedding.
Steeped in history, the Palace was a gift to John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough, from Queen Anne following Marlborough’s great victory at the Battle of Blenheim in 1704. Today, the Palace is still the family home of the Duke of Marlborough, lived in and much loved by the family.
The Palace is renowned for its hospitality, which provides a contemporary edge to any wedding experience, yet its traditional service is synonymous with the Palace’s heritage, ensuring the right formula is delivered. Carrying on the contemporary theme, a brand new Champagne Bar has been created and together with a series of stylish and exciting new dining additions, ensures the World Heritage Site is even better placed, to provide a truly opulent setting for any wedding.
And should the couple wish to take their wedding vows in the Palace, they have a choice of two locations; The Marlborough Room, originally the Palace kitchen, with a stunning double vaulted ceiling and huge fireplace, can accommodate up to 120 wedding guests. While, the Orangery’s on-site civil wedding ceremony licence, means a larger congregation of up to 250 guests can easily be achieved.
So if you are looking for a venue which offers the most magnificent setting for you to create your own magical wedding reception, then look no further than Blenheim Palace.