Judges Country House Hotel

Set in a charming estate comprising 31 idyllic acres of landscaped gardens, wild woodlands and a meandering river, Judges Country House Hotel at Kirklevington Hall offers a truly memorable ambience for couples wanting a big day full of stately Victorian romance. With 21 chic guest rooms, gourmet dining and five sophisticated backdrops to choose from, it has everything you could ask for from an exclusive-use wedding venue.

A Winning Atmosphere

As the Good Hotel Guide’s Country House of the Year 2018 winner, and an AA Red Star-rated hotel, you can be sure that both you and your guests will on the receiving end of serious VIP treatment at this Yarm retreat. Alongside contemporary amenities, you and your wedding party will feel truly spoiled by its glorious mix of old-world grandeur, period décor, gracious hospitality and unobtrusive service.

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Location, Location, Location

This dreamy destination is not only home to a sprawling Victorian manor, sunny terraces, ornate bridges and tranquil waterfalls, it also offers a multitude of nuptial hotspots with real vow factor.

Whether you choose the expansive Courtyard Suite – housed in the estate’s converted stables – to marry in front of up to 200 guests, or the Lounge for intimate vows with a view and an audience of 40, you can host a celebration of any size. Other options include the elegantly oak-panelled Garden Room – crowned with a sunlit turret and the light and airy Conservatory Restaurant, complete with panoramic vistas. And if only an alfresco aisle will do, the garden’s gazebo is the perfect summer spot. Wherever you opt to say ‘I do’, you’ll find rural magic around every corner here.

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The Complete Package

Every couple’s wedding day is approached on an individual basis at Judges Country House Hotel. The venue’s wedding coordinators will listen to all of your specific requests and arrangement ideas to help design a bespoke package that reflects your dream celebration.

However, for brides and grooms with less time on their hands to commit to planning, or a more specific budget to adhere to, the events team has compiled package ideas, outlining drinks, food, décor, resident suppliers and accommodation inclusions and guest add-on pricing. Ranging from Bronze to Gold, they assure exceptional value for a day of festivities that you and your loved ones will remember forever. From arrival canapés to the dazzling dancefloor, prepare to really impress those guests.


Belle Loves

Many venues offer brides and grooms a list of recommended suppliers, but few can provide a directory as comprehensive as Judges. In particular, the hotel offers a vast selection of entertainment, venue styling and photography endorsements. Combined with Judges’ incredible in-house catering, you can be rest assured that your big day will be the party of the year, if not the decade.

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