The essential guide to wedding invitations

The essential guide to wedding invitations

Sending out your wedding invitations is an exciting moment for any couple. Your invites offer the first glimpse of what kind of big day you are planning and marks the official countdown to the wedding of the year (yours, of course!) At Hodsock Priory we’ve had the pleasure of hosting hundreds of beautiful weddings and […]...

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What to expect at a wedding venue viewing – and how to get the most out of it

What to expect at a wedding venue viewing – and how to get the most out of it

Choosing the perfect wedding venue should be an exciting time in your wedding planning. At Hodsock Priory we’ve hosted weddings for hundreds of happy couples, and fully appreciate what a big deal it is to put your trust in a venue to host your big day. Aside from the fact that the venue will most […]...

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Winter wedding reception styling ideas

Winter wedding reception styling ideas

Winter weddings are eternally chic. There’s something so romantic about a roaring log fire and twinkling, frost covered gardens, which makes a magical backdrop to your big day. When it comes to the most luxurious, countryside wedding venues, Hodsock Priory, on the Nottinghamshire and South Yorkshire border, ticks all the boxes. Our exclusive-use manor house […]...

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Indoor and outdoor ceremony options at Hodsock Priory 

Indoor and outdoor ceremony options at Hodsock Priory 

A wedding is made up of many different parts, but it’s arguable the ceremony that’s the most important part of your day.  This is the moment you officially become a married couple, what could be bigger than that? The great thing about a wedding ceremony is how you can personalise it to suit who you are […]...

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The Pros and Cons of an Unplugged Wedding 

The Pros and Cons of an Unplugged Wedding 

At Hodsock Priory, we have hosted all kinds of wedding days. From chic, intimate celebrations to huge weekend-long parties, our luxurious, exclusive-use wedding venue in Nottinghamshire has seen it all. We’ve seen wedding trends come and go, but one thing growing in popularity is the ‘unplugged wedding’. Perhaps you’ve heard of the term and are […]...

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The hottest wedding day trends for 2023

The hottest wedding day trends for 2023

2022 has been the year that weddings have been firmly put back on the agenda – and at Hodsock Priory we couldn’t be happier about it. We’ve loved seeing happy couples say their ‘I do’s at our stunning county house wedding venue in Nottinghamshire this year and we’re already gearing up for another incredible 12 […]...

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The best last dance songs for your wedding

The best last dance songs for your wedding

Hodsock Priory has hosted some incredible weddings over the years and, when it comes to parties, there really is no better venue that our luxurious, exclusive-use country house. Surrounded by acres of gorgeous Nottinghamshire countryside, a wedding at Hodsock feels like having your own stately home for the day ­– so do it in style […]...

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Mauve wedding inspiration | Colette and Sam

Mauve wedding inspiration | Colette and Sam

If you’re searching for the perfect colour scheme for your wedding, we think Colette and Sam’s gorgeous real wedding at Hodsock Priory will provide all the inspiration you need. The couple filled their summer celebration with touches of mauve, for a classic, romantic and whimsical feel. Spring, summer, autumn, winter; mauve is such a stylish […]...

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How to plan the perfect winter wedding at Hodsock

How to plan the perfect winter wedding at Hodsock

There’s something about a winter wedding that gets us every time. Effortlessly elegant, a winter wedding seems to have that added touch of romance, especially at Hodsock Priory. Our historic country house wedding venue, on the border of Nottinghamshire and South Yorkshire, is an unforgettable setting for your big day whatever the season – but […]...

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12 questions you should ask your wedding venue

12 questions you should ask your wedding venue

Booking your wedding venue is a big decision. It’s typically by far the greatest cost, with couples spending approximately 10-15% of their wedding budget on the venue. But more than this, your venue sets the scene for your big day, creating the ultimate backdrop to your celebrations. It’s where you create memories that will last […]...

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