DORFOLD HALL – GENERAL INFORMATION
How many guests does your venue hold?
Our venue holds up to 180 seated guests for your day, 200 total guests for your evening reception.
Does your venue have minimum numbers?
We have minimum numbers of 80 guests for all weddings held at Dorfold, with the exception of Wednesdays and Thursdays.
Do you hold winter weddings?
Do you hold New Years’ Eve weddings?
Does your venue allow fireworks?
How much parking do you have?
Can guests leave their cars overnight?
Do you hold weddings all year around?
- In 2020 our wedding season runs from May until October.
- In 2021 our wedding season will run from May until December.
- For 2022 and beyond, we will be able to host weddings all year round.
Does your venue allow dogs?
Do you have WiFi?
Do you have a PA system?
Can we hire the venue for multiple days?
Are we allowed garden games?
Can we bring our own dancefloor?
Are tables and chairs included for the wedding breakfast?
Do you provide any venue décor such as chair covers or table centres?
Is linen included in the venue hire?
Do you allow coaches on site?
Are children allowed?
Is your venue exclusive?
Do you provide a wedding coordinator?
Do you have air conditioning in L’Ecurie?
What time can we arrive on the wedding day?
This depends on the day of the week that you have booked, but the bridal party are always granted earlier access, generally from 10am if you are not staying on-site the night before. Please contact us for more details and schedules.
Can we set up our own decorations?
Do you have on-site accommodation?
FOOD AND DRINK
Can we bring in our own caterer?
Can we provide our own drinks?
What time does the bar and music finish?
Can we have a late night extension?
Is your venue licensed for weddings?
Yes, we are fully licensed to host civil weddings in both the Coach House and South Lawn for up to 180 guests. For more intimate weddings, you can also occasionally hold your ceremony in our Morning Room or Drawing Room within the main Hall.
Can we hold our wedding outside?
How many guests can you seat for your ceremony?
Do you allow bands?
Yes, you can bring in either a band or DJ, or both, this is completely up to you! We do ask that any suppliers provide us with a copy of their PLI (Public Liability Insurance) and PAT (Portable Appliance Testing) certificates.
Do you allow external caterers for evening food?
Yes, however as above, they will need to provide their Food Safety certificates along with their PLI and PAT certificates.
Can we bring our own suppliers?
Yes, apart from the caterers and the bar.