Your Wedding Day
Little in life is as wonderful as the perfect wedding, and here at our 17th century castle we want to help you create memories
-Voted 6th Best Castle Hotel in the World, 2015-
The Perfect Castle Wedding Venue
From the moment you arrive you will experience the friendly and impeccable service from our team for which we are known. Rowton Castle blends comfortable informality with grandeur from a bygone age, but it is the air of calm that promises you a seamless, perfect occasion.
Let us look after you and your guests. Our experienced wedding team will be on hand every step of the way. From your Wedding-Coordinator to Hotel Management (a member of whom who will act as your Master of Ceremonies), they will guide you through the whole planning stage and turn it into a reality; taking care of every arrangement, big or small, so that you can simply relax and enjoy your big day.
Romantic Civil Wedding Ceremony
Rowton Castle is licensed to hold Civil Wedding Ceremonies in a selection of beautifully appointed locations to perfectly match your requirements, whether that is a wedding for 2 or 110, and everything in between.
The Cardeston suite is a magnificent room, in Georgian style, with an ornate fireplace and beautiful carved pelmets. It will hold a maximum of 110 guests for your ceremony. The Jaci Vianna Room is a cosy ceremony room for the more intimate wedding. It is a beautifully appointed room, finished with luxurious soft furnishings. It can hold up to 12 guests for your ceremony. Set in our picturesque gardens, the Linden Belvedere is surrounded by the rolling countryside and a towering avenue of trees. It offers the perfect outdoor setting for the most special day of your lives, holding a maximum of 110 guests for your ceremony.
If a church wedding ceremony has always been your dream, Rowton Castle makes for the perfect wedding reception venue. We have a selection of local churches who would be delighted to discuss the possibility of assisting you with a church wedding service. We hope that you'll click here to find out more.
Cocktails, Croquet & Exquisite Catering
Following your ceremony, a drinks reception will await you and your guests. If the weather is fine, this can be served in the picturesque gardens perhaps accompanied by a string quartet or jazz band, whilst your guests play croquet! In the winter, the lounge with its roaring fire and welcoming sofas provides an intimate setting. The beauty of the castle and its surroundings give photo opportunities to cherish, whatever the season.
Your wedding breakfast will be held in the magnificent Cardeston Suite, an opportunity to take in the first moments of married life together. You need not worry about a thing; our professional team of in house experts will step into the roles of catering seamlessly for your every need. The most difficult decision will be choosing the elements of your wedding breakfast; you will be spoilt for choice with our Chef’s carefully chosen menus.
Your Rowton Castle wedding day would not be complete without a few finishing touches. We are incredibly proud to be associated with a number of local and national wedding suppliers, please do follow this link to find out more.
Dance The Night away
Later will come your evening party, along with music and dancing it is a wonderful opportunity to catch up with family and friends. Of course, you may wish to extend an invitation to additional guests once the formalities are over. The maximum number of guests for your evening party is 150 for an exclusive wedding, 120 for a non exclusive wedding.
For further information regarding our Exclusive Use & Wedding Package, please request a wedding brochure or call us on +44 (0)1743 884 044. We will be delighted to answer any questions you may have, and arrange a personalised viewing of Rowton Castle, Shrewsbury.