Our FAQS are selected from the questions we are asked most from our clients. We hope it provides useful information about our venue.
How can we arrange to visit to the venue?
Kenton Hall Estate is a privately owned venue and it is not open to the public. Viewing is by appointment only.
What is the maximum capacity for your venue?
Our venue can cater for 150 guests for a seated wedding breakfast and 200 guests for a evening reception.
Can you host legal ceremonies?
Currently we cannot hold civil ceremonies, however we can host wedding celebration blessings.
How many weddings will be booked on our day/over our weekend?
We only ever hold one event per weekend. This means you have exclusive access to the venue.
Do you have an Events Manager? Will they be there on my wedding day?
Yes, Emily our Events Manager will be on hand for the entire planning period and for the duration of your wedding day.
What are the time restrictions for us to set up?
Set up time is by prior arrangement during the week prior to your day.
Does the venue have heating?
Yes we have marquee heaters to ensure the venue is kept at a comfortable temperature for the duration of your day.
Are there restrictions for the photographer?
We allow the same access to your photographer as we do for you and your guests.
However, with prior arrangement we are happy to discuss any other locations on the estate for the photographer to use.
What are the catering arrangements at Kenton Hall Estate?
Our on site caterer, Events Couture is led by a fantastic Chef/Event Manager team and there knowledge of the venue ensures that all aspects of the meal run smoothly.
What are the bar facilities?
Our exclusive bar supplier is Cellar27 . We have fantastic selection of drinks and bar packages to offer. For more information please contact us.
Does the price of your venue include VAT?
VAT is currently non-applicable to Kenton Hall Estate venue charges.
Are there any other costs I should be aware of?
We try to be as upfront with everything as possible so that there are no hidden costs or last minute shocks. We will be clear about what we can and can’t offer within the price agreed and after that, any extra cost will simply be down to other things you choose to do on the day.
Do you have accommodation available at Kenton Hall Estate?
We have Luxury Glamping accommodation available in the woodland on Kenton Hall Estate. The Yurt and The Shepherd Hut (each sleeps 2) have luxury private shower-rooms!
We can also add extra Glamping accommodation for your event.
Can you recommend local accommodation for our guests?
We are lucky to have great local accommodation in the form of B&B’s, hotels and self-catering. Please contact Emily for a list of local accommodation.
Do you allow fireworks and wish lanterns?
We do allow fireworks provided that they are bought from a reputable source. We will check the supplier for the necessary safety regulations. As Kenton Hall is a grade II listed house and the venue is located on a working farm with livestock, unfortunately we are unable to allow wish lanterns.
Do you allow candles?
Candles are permitted provided that location/amount is discussed with us in advance. We encourage the use of electrical LED tea lights inside the marquee and these do look fantastic.
At what time will our guests have to leave the venue?
We ask that all events are finished and guests leave the premises by 1am.
What is the booking procedure?
To confirm your booking we ask for a deposit of £950 and then a further 50% of the balance 6 months prior to your day and the Final payment 6 weeks prior to your day.