Your Wedding Day At Prestwold Hall: Explained
Your wedding day experience at Prestwold Hall is guaranteed to be spectacular, from the very moment you arrive into our grand entrance hall right through to the blissful second you step out of the doors to begin married life. Today we’re going to walk you through what your wedding day at Prestwold Hall might look like, so you can imagine yourself saying ‘I do’ among our extraordinary Leicestershire setting.
In the morning
On the morning of your wedding day at Prestwold Hall, relax and get ready in one of our elegantly renovated bedrooms and turn it into your very own luxury dressing room! This is your chance to calm those pre-wedding jitters with a glass of fizz, while enjoying some quality time with your closest family and friends. You may even have the chance to spot your guests arriving ahead of the ceremony – our large windows offer gorgeous views across the grounds and gardens.
Next, it will be time for your ceremony. With various ceremony options available, you really will be spoilt for choice here at Prestwold. If you have decided to tie the knot in the house, the light-filled library looks out onto the vibrant gardens and has space for up to 140 guests. For couples who have chosen an outdoor wedding ceremony our flower-adorned Georgian gazebo awaits, set amongst our manicured gardens and parkland. Alternatively, our 13th century Church of St Andrew is located just a stone’s throw from the house itself, where you will make your way down a picturesque garden walk ahead of your traditional ceremony. It’s rich with history and utterly romantic, with space for up to 160 guests.
Once your photographer has captured those all-important confetti shots, it’s time to enjoy some post-ceremony bubbles with your guests. If the weather is being kind, you can make the most of the extensive outdoor space on your wedding day at Prestwold Hall. Take the time to wander through the courtyard, gardens and peaceful parkland while enjoying crowd-pleasing canapés and fizz.
While your guests are busy mingling and soaking up the romance of Prestwold Hall, this is your chance to dash off with your photographer to capture the newlywed shots. With tonnes of beautiful backdrops for your images, this is a lovely time to steal an hour together and bask in the lovely chaos of your wedding day.
The reception and party!
Here at our luxury wedding venue in Loughborough you can host both your ceremony and reception in the same place, saving your guests travelling to and from venues. Your wedding breakfast will boast a mouth-watering menu created by our Head Chef, Marcus Lockwood. With over 15 years’ experience catering for thousands of guests, together you can create a menu to suit your celebration, using seasonal produce and the finest ingredients. Find our top tips for creating a wedding menu that feels like you here!
Later, it’s time to get the party started at Prestwold Hall where the library will be effortlessly transformed with contemporary lighting and everything required for an epic dance-floor. Whether you’ve chosen a live band or DJ, now is the time to dance the night away!
Feeling peckish? Spoil your guests with some more grub! We can be sure to tempt you with some scrumptious evening food options, including street food, BBQs and even homemade sourdough pizzas.
Once the party is over on your wedding day at Preswold Hall, you can dive into one of our bedrooms ready to relive the memories with your loved ones at breakfast tomorrow. Don’t forget, we offer a weekend wedding option – if you don’t think one day is enough, use the venue as a home from home for you and your guests.
Get in touch with a member of the team to book in a tour! We can’t wait to hear from you.
Images by Sara Cooper.