Here in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales, The Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa wedding venue at Bolton Abbey is one of the most stunning settings for a wedding, combining panoramic beauty with the style and tradition of this well-loved four star country house hotel. Set in its own grounds, this venue truly is a landmark property in the Dales.
The period style interiors of the Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa wedding venue are steeped with historic elegance, with original paintings and antiques and the occasional contemporary twist. The choice of reception rooms on offer includes the beautiful oak-panelled Cavendish Room, which can accommodate up to 90 guests, or the more intimate Barden Room, which holds up to 12 guests. Each has a civil ceremony/partnership license and Marquee or Teepee weddings and events in the hotel’s landscaped grounds are increasingly popular, and offer a fabulous option.
With its four AA rosette dining and fine wine cellar, the menus here by Head Chef, Paul Evans, are modern yet sophisticated, with fresh seasonal produce from the hotel’s own Kitchen Gardens and the Duke’s estates featuring and certainly adding cachet to any event or occasion held here.
There are 40 guest bedrooms to choose from at Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa wedding venue, some spectacular, grand suites have hand–carved four-poster beds with magnificent views, providing the utmost in romantic luxury for the bridal couple. Sumptuous soft furnishings abound and benefit from the Duchess of Devonshire’s stylish influence too, she mixes traditional quality and formal country house style with the occasional modern design accent to add her own quirky touch and individuality to the rooms and suites.
The Devonshire Spa, housed in an ancient barn just across from the hotel, is also a lovely advantage for hosting an event here, allowing guests to relax and pamper prior to the occasion and unwind and relax afterwards, with therapies courtesy of award-winning spa range, ESPA. The new Rasul mud chamber and ‘Experience Showers’ add to the enjoyment of your spa experience here.
Our friendly and welcoming team offer you and your family a personal and attentive level of service throughout, from your initial enquiry right through to post-event. To ensure that your event goes smoothly we endeavour to gently guide you throughout, sharing our professional knowledge and experience from events held at the properties for guests, as well as our vast experience of hosting public events on the Duke’s estate. You can rest assured that your dream wedding is only a phone call away, why not pop in and see what we can offer and what makes us stand out as special – we look forward to meeting you soon.