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Venue type: Castle, Historic, Unusual, Attraction, Famous
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It is often said there is no finer venue in the North East for wedding receptions, banquets, dinner dances and other special occasions than Durham Castle. The historic atmosphere of the Castle is ideally suited to weddings and can be tailored to suit any particular requirements, ensuring that your special day is a truly memorable and unique occasion.
The impressive Great Hall can hold wedding breakfasts of up to 200 guests, offering them arrival drinks in the stunning, well presented, Courtyard of the Castle or in the historic surroundings of the Tunstall Gallery. For smaller occasions the Senate Room can take up to 40 guests offering a more intimate feel to the day.
Durham Castle has two Suites, the Bishop's Suite (offered to the bride and groom) and the Chaplain's Suite. There are also another 47 en suite bedrooms and 29 standard bedrooms which can be available for all of the wedding party.
The staff at the Castle have a wealth of experience in catering for the most prestigious events, ensuring that the quality of service will match the unrivalled setting
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