Your Yorkshire Wedding - September/October 2023 (Issue 62)

THE GAMEKEEPER’S INN 01756 752434 | Located near the quaint village of Grassington, in the spectacular Wharfedale valley, The Gamekeeper’s Inn is the picture-perfect place for your Yorkshire wedding. Surrounded by spectacular scenery, the hidden gem has fantastic facilities and services including delicious dining using local produce, stand out leisure facilities, and an array of well-appointed bedrooms, lodges and pods for your guests to stay in. There’s also a luxury Honeymoon Suite complete with freestanding bath and private balcony for you to bask in marital bliss. The venue has two beautiful function rooms licensed for civil ceremonies. There’s the light and airy Conservatory, which can accommodate up to 50 and is ideal for an intimate affair. Or check out the award-winning Netherside Suite, which can welcome 150 for a ceremony and 120 for a reception. This space benefits from a log burning fire, natural oak beams and panoramic windows overlooking the Dales. As a family-owned venue, the hotel prides itself on that personal touch, with a dedicated wedding coordinator with you every step of the way to turn your wedding dreams into a reality. THE WHEATLEY ARMS 01943 816496 | Nestled in the idyllic Wharfe Valley, The Wheatley Arms is a Yorkshire stone inn that exudes timeless charm and elegance. A venue that promises to make your wedding unforgettable, here you’ll experience five-star hospitality, creating the very best of memories in a beautiful setting. The Garden Room is popular for ceremonies and receptions, hosting up to 60 guests for your ceremony and wedding breakfast, and 90 for your evening celebration. A beautifully designed space, its French doors open out on to the manicured gardens and private courtyard. Just imagine enjoying reception drinks and canapés with friends and family, while taking in the stunning views of the surrounding countryside. It even also has 12 boutique-style ensuite bedrooms that are perfect for accommodating guests. Three of these are particularly special, with private balconies where you can relax in the fresh air. The bridal suite is one such room, providing a luxurious space for you to unwind after your big day. THEMED VENUES 25