Everything you need to know about planning a Christmas wedding at Holkham
Posted: December 04th 2019
by Belle Hutton
Come 1st December, the extravagant state rooms at Holkham are adorned with opulent Christmas decorations adding an extra wow factor to weddings at the Norfolk venue. What could be better than being wed by candlelight underneath the breath-taking Marble Hall ceiling while carollers sing your favourite hymns in front of 30ft columns of sparkling fairy lights?
When it comes to a Christmas wedding, we’re huge fans, but they do take some careful planning. Read on to learn everything you need to know about having a Christmas wedding at Holkham Estate, Norfolk.
The Christmas period is also very busy for your guests. From seeing friends and family, attending work Christmas events or even holidays, there are a lot of events going on during December. With this in mind, if you are considering planning a wedding near Christmas try send your save the date as early as possible to give guests enough notice and avoid any last-minute cancellations.
The benefit of having multiple spaces for ceremonies and receptions on the Holkham estate means you don’t need to worry about how your guests will get between venues. All of the spaces are well-heated, so you won’t have guests standing around freezing, and we can provide outdoor heaters for those who want to experience the estate’s views. Plus, little details such as indoor bathrooms and in the Lady Elizabeth Wing and pathways lit up by atmospheric festoon lighting, make your guest’s experience at Holkham relaxed and comfortable.
As experienced wedding planners our team at Holkham have run more than their fair share of winter weddings so know exactly what needs planning to make sure everything runs smoothly and you have a wonderful, memorable wedding day.