Fees

To assist you in bringing together the cost of holding your wedding at the Castle we have put together some options regarding the hire of the Castle along with some suggestions regarding catering allowances:
 

Facility Fee to hire the Castle
Monday - Friday : 2013 £5250 2014 £6250

Saturday-Sunday : 2013 £5750 2014 £6850
We are able to offer reduced rates for dates available in the next 6 months and during our quieter months of January, February and March- please contact us for further information.

An Elegant Wedding
Catering from £99.00* per person

Wedding co-ordination on the day
Master of ceremonies throughout the day
Sparkling wine drinks reception (2 glasses per person)
A selection of cold canapés
3 course wedding breakfast plus coffee
½ bottle of house wine (per person)
Sparkling wine for toast
Candelabras with candles on each table in the State Dining Room
White table linen and napkins
Duke’s sword to cut the wedding cake
Guided tours of the Castle
Firing of the Duke’s cannons

A Regal Wedding
Catering from £125.00* per person

Wedding co-ordination on the day
Master of ceremonies throughout the day
House Champagne drinks reception (2 glasses per person)
Elaborate canapés
3 course wedding breakfast plus coffee
Sparkling and still mineral water during the wedding breakfast
½ bottle of wine of your choice** (per person)
House Champagne for toast
Candelabras with candles on each table in the State Dining Room
White table linen and napkins
Duke’s sword to cut the wedding cake
Guided tours of the Castle
Firing of the Duke’s cannons
 

*Based on a minimum of 60 adults
**To the value of £25.00 per bottle

Additional options:
Hire of the Castle for a civil ceremony only £2750
Hire of the Guardroom or Ballroom for your ceremony, followed by a choice of
location for a drinks reception and photographs within the Castle’s stately rooms
3 hour hire available Monday-Friday between the hours of 9am-6pm

Wedding / Blessing in the private Rutland family chapel (additional charge) £3000
Available to hire when holding your full wedding day at the Castle.
The Duke’s private Chaplain will conduct the wedding ceremony or blessing.
Host to Church of England ceremonies.

Accommodation £6000
5 majestic double bedrooms with ensuite, available to hire on the night of your wedding at the Castle. Continental and Full English breakfast included

Children
Children are very welcome at the Castle and we can tailor your wedding day to accommodate their needs. Children’s catering is charged at 50% of the adult cost.
If required we can arrange nannies to take care of the Children throughout the day (additional charges apply)