Wedding Open Weekend 16th - 17th April
Once upon a time, in 21st century Devon, the enchanted grounds of Bickleigh Castle attracted guests who were dreaming of making their fairytale Wedding a reality. Many came from far and wide to experience the ancient Castle, to celebrate their love in this exclusive countryside setting.
Some came to soak up the grandeur and exclusivity of Bickleigh Castle, and others for its warmth and intimacy. Whatever the reason, each guest was guaranteed the most perfect wedding reception venue in all the land!
BESPOKE WEDDING PACKAGES
Whether you dream of an outdoor wedding in the Castle grounds, or an indoor vintage-themed wedding, Bickleigh Castle can accommodate your every need. With years of experience and expertise, we can create truly special, unique wedding days to suit each couple.
The staff at Bickleigh Castle offer 5* hospitality service and will go to any length to ensure your wedding day is the most magical and romantic day of your life.
Simply contact our helpful team at firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a viewing and explore the beautiful grounds. You won’t want to leave – so it’s a good job we also offer wedding accommodation for you and your guests!
MAKE IT EXTRA SPECIAL - CELEBRATE YOUR WEEKEND WEDDING
Arriving at Bickleigh Castle the evening before your wedding is the perfect way to start the celebrations for your wedding. Enjoy an informal supper with up to 40 of your immediate Bridal party. Accommodation is available for up to 40 guests in three beautiful Grade II listed cottages. Wake up within beautiful Castle surroundings when a delicious full English breakfast will be served.
Enjoy the magnificent grounds and organize some activities for the groomsmen, such as clay pigeon shooting or archery while the bridal party has use of the bridal dressing room enjoying preparations for the fairytale wedding!
We are one of the top Exclusive use wedding venues in Devon and will design a bespoke wedding package just for you.We have an extensive list of recommended suppliers who will add all of the finishing touches to your day such as firework suppliers, florists, musicians should you wish.
CASTLE WEDDINGS ARE SPECIAL
Do you dream of being a Princess marrying your Prince in a Castle? Of course you do! That’s every girl’s dream.
The most romantic wedding imaginable is within your very own Castle. Choose Bickleigh Castle for your special day and you and your guests will have a magical experience, surrounded with beautiful views and magnificent scenery. There are endless opportunities for photographs in the Estate. With its rich history and stunning location, Bickleigh Castle is steeped in romance.
As a unique Devon wedding venue, couples join together with their nearest and dearest in the most relaxed and tranquil location.
YOUR ROMANTIC OUTDOOR WEDDING VENUE
You see him standing there at the end of the aisle and your heart starts to flutter, like the day you first met.
Surrounded by the beautiful countryside & situated next to the River Exe. Bickleigh Castle can ensure your outdoor wedding goes to plan. Just imagine saying your wedding vows with the sound of the river running by, robins singing in the trees and the tree quietly rustling in the wind. Although we may not be able to guarantee the weather outdoor weddings are truly spectacular. We do have different options in place in case of a “British downpour” We will evaluate the weather the Friday before the wedding and set up The Great Hall as a backup plan if we think there may be a chance of rain.
After the ceremony, you can move to the versatile Wedding Breakfast Room, where your wedding reception will be in style with all your friends and family. View our menus for more information about our 5-star dining experience. For extremely large weddings it is necessary to hire a marquee.
Some of Our Testimonials
- We wanted a dream wedding and thanks to the staff at Bickleigh we got it! Thanks to Sarah & John and everyone at the castle who make such a marvellous location even better. - Anne & Peter
- The wedding ceremony in the castles guard room, and blessing in the chapel were simply stunning. The chapel is quite magical, crossing the moat back for a champagne reception on the lawn could not have been more perfect. - Jess
- We are still on cloud nine following the most wonderful, magical and fantastic weekend for our wedding with you at Bickleigh. The whole event went perfectly. - Duncan & Hannah