The Wonder of Woodhill: Why To Book For Your 2021/22 Wedding

Here, we run through the best things about this inimitable Northumberland wedding venue, covering everything from fabulous local food and drink to the ultimate aisle style.


The Wonder of Woodhill: Why To Book For Your 2021/22 Wedding

Here, we run through the best things about this inimitable Northumberland wedding venue, covering everything from fabulous local food and drink to the ultimate aisle style.
DATE 29 December 2020


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It’s a takeover Saturday today on the #BelleBlog, and we’re handing the reins to esteemed Northumberland wedding venue on our Venue Guest List, Woodhill. Resplendent in 100 acres of privately-owned grounds, and bursting with eclectic country class, this unique bolthole provides a plethora of plusses for picture-perfection-hunting couples.

There truly is no place better to tie the knot.

Sean Elliott Photography

1) Just The Two Of You

(… and your friends, family, photographer, celebrant – you get it.)
Couples can enjoy complete exclusivity of this venue, so you won’t find any other bridal parties on-site, nor additional exclusivity costs, just you, your family and your closest friends for a wedding experience to remember.
Entirely exclusive and utterly unforgettable.

Helen Russell Photography

2) Real Romance

We have featured countless Real Weddings at Woodhill over the years.
From pastel perfect summertime soirées to fairy-lit tipis and floral extravaganzas, Woodhill has set the stage for many a magical marriage, promising a romantic atmosphere and picturesque country views like no other.

Image: Little Miss Boyco

Check out these beautiful Woodhill weddings which just might give you a little inso for your own…
Jayne & Jack's Pastel Perfect Summertime Showstopper
Lora & Jonathan’s Fun and Floral Day
Leigh & Ben’s Emerald City Wedding Celebration
Hayley & Jamie’s Elegant and Romantic Happily Ever After

3) A Blank Canvas

With several special locations to hold your ceremony, couples can personalise their day to create a bespoke, unique celebration.
Choose between the Elephant Courtyard, The Orangery, woodlands, or even a picturesque terrace that overlooks the enchanting 100-acre estate – the venue is your oyster.

4) Olive You

Our pick of the lot is the brand new on-site Santorini-esque ceremonial chapel, The Olive House.
It’s own olive tree-lined walkway, classic Greek white-washed interiors and modern flourishes – this new addition to Woodhill will blow your wedding out of the water.
2021/22 weddings never looked so good!

5) Delectable Dining

Led by their enviable Executive Head Chef, Paul Amer, Woodhill offer marriage menus filled with the finest locally-sourced, seasonally-inspired fare – something Paul has become so renowned for over his years of culinary experience.
So whether it’s a lavish breakfast to boast about or an oh-so-instagrammable evening grazing table, one things for sure – you won’t go hungry.

6) Tantalising Tipples

Woodhill’s team will work with you to create your perfect drinks package.
The dedicated bar team will be on hand throughout your special day, serving a pre-ceremony drink, drinks reception and a toast. They even offer a late bar and music license, meaning your day can go on for as long as you can!
Enjoy a decadent nightcap and gourmet snacks as you look back on your perfect day surrounded by friends and family.

Image: Little Miss Boyco

7) Beautiful Boudoirs

Famed for their boutique luxe décor, Woodhill boasts 16 individually-designed bedrooms (sleeping 32 guests) each bursting with character and luxury.

Sean Elliott Photography

Got a bigger guest list? Sister venue of Woodhill, Berties of Otterburn, is a luxury boutique bed and breakfast just a short walk away with six unique rooms, giving your guests a real home-from-home to retire to after the frivolities.

8) Natural Nuptials

If it’s a country-esque celebration you’re looking for, this rural retreat ticks every box, with a wealth of woodland at its doorstep for the ultimate post-marriage photoshoot.
What’s more, Woodhill is entirely dog-friendly with a complimentary dog walking service during your wedding breakfast, ensuring your furry friend doesn’t get left behind.

Sean Elliott Photography

9) Sunshine-y Day

From the super-retro, eclectic bar where your wedding party can natter, dance, chill, to the Mediterranean courtyard that offers a superb summer party feel (DJ optional), Woodhill is the place for a proper stylish party.
The Elephant Courtyard is the epitome of Ibizan vibes – think signature cocktails and live music on plush sofas in the summer sunshine.

10) Tried and Trusted

The testimonials speak for themselves…
“Thank you to the whole team at Woodhill. The most beautiful venue and surrounding location which blew away all of our guests. We truly had the best day of our lives.” – Paul & Kayleigh, Sept 2019
“We can’t thank you enough for making our wedding so special. It was just perfect – all the staff were amazing and we couldn’t have done it without their calming presence. The food especially was incredible. Thanks again!” – Mr & Mrs Thorburn, July 2019
Contact Woodhill on 01830 520657 or email to book a viewing appointment with a member of their award-winning team and see first-hand the venue that everyone is talking about!

11) Editor Loves

“I can’t think of anything better than a wedding within the Medeterranian-inspired magic at Woodhill. Whether it’s a weekend wedding, a midweek marriage, a one or two day celebration or an elaborate three day extravaganza, it’s the ultimate retreat to host your special day – the venue that keeps on giving.”

Dan Clark Photography

12) Make a Date for the Diary

Woodhill are open midweek and weekends throughout January for exclusive venue tours.
Use their online system to book yours now, get a date in the diary (let’s face it, it won’t be very full anyway!) and discover the wonder that is Woodhill.
To find out more about Woodhill, visit their dedicated Guest List portfolio.