Rowton Castle

Rowton Castle, Halfway House SY5 9EP Shrewsbury (Shropshire) View map
1 review

Menus from £69

Number of guests 2 to 110

About Rowton Castle

Rowton Castle is a wonderful, much-sought after exclusive use wedding venue situated in the heart of the Shropshire countryside, close to Shrewsbury, the Midlands and on the edge of the Welsh border. Steeped in history, Rowton Castle is an impressive building with its sweeping driveway, authentic stone exterior, arched entrance and towers; it is guaranteed to take your breath away. Full of prestige, the castle is traditional in style, making it a wonderfully enchanting setting for a wedding; be it intimate and romantic or a lavish affair with friends and family.

Facilities and capacity

Licensed for civil ceremonies in three beautiful locations, the Cardeston Suite is a magnificent Georgian style room, the Georgian Dining Room offers a cosy alternative for intimate weddings. Outdoor weddings are held in the romantic Linden Belvedere on the rear lawns.

Completing the castle are the grounds; 17 acres of tranquil land that feature quintessential English walled gardens, woodlands and hidden pools, presenting an idyllic place to spend time with family and friends as well as the perfect backdrop for photographs. Lush lawns, mature trees, fancy foliage and wonderful walkways provide a pretty and picturesque view.

They offer an exclusive use of the castle, which means that the castle will be yours from your arrival at midday until the breakfast the following morning. They can accommodate a maximum number of 110 guests for the wedding package.

Services offered

Rowton Castle offers soon-to-be-married couples the following services for their wedding day:

  • Banquet
  • Ceremony
  • Photography
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Decoration
  • Drinks and beverages
  • Catering

Accommodation

As the night draws to a close, guests can retreat to one of the 19 individually designed en-suite bedrooms within the castle.Truly luxurious, the rooms are warm and welcoming with a rich décor expected of castle accommodation; they will not disappoint.

TripAdvisor have named Rowton Castle as one of their top ten Castle Hotels in the World. The only English wedding venue on the list, Rowton joins an elite group!

  • Menus from

    £69

  • Guests

    From 2 to 110

  • Facilities

    Gardens, dance floor, parking

  • Services

    Banquet, ceremony, photography, music, transportation, decoration, drinks and beverages, catering

  • Location

    In the countryside

  • Accommodation

    Yes, The castle boasts nineteen charming, individually designed en-suite bedrooms, seven with period 4 poster beds

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More information about Rowton Castle

  • Do you celebrate more than one event per day? No
  • What is included in the menu? Your Wedding Package will include: Prosecco or bottle of Peroni during the drinks reception A set three course Wedding Breakfast followed by tea & coffee Half a bottle of Wine Prosecco to toast
  • Is it possible to only rent the venue, without the catering service? No
  • Do you have your own caterer/kitchen? Yes
  • What kind of cuisine do you offer? Seasonal, traditional, Regional, other
  • Is it possible to adapt/modify the menu? Yes
  • Do you offer special menus? Vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, diabetes
  • Do you also offer a wedding cake? No
  • Can I bring my own wedding cake? Is there a surcharge? Of course: there is no surcharge for bringing your own wedding cake
  • How does the open bar work? Pay per drink
  • Is there a time limit for celebrations? Yes
  • Private photographer? Yes
  • Do you provide your own music? Yes
  • Private catering? Yes
  • Is there a fixed payment for the location? Yes
  • What is the charge for not reaching the minimum? A minimum number of 60 full paying adults is a requirement for bookings on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and all Bank Holidays. Please feel free to call our wedding coordinators for more information
  • What are the forms of payment? Please call us for more information regarding payment
  • Do you provide disabled access? Yes

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Reviews for Rowton Castle

5.0 out of 5.0
  • Quality of the service 5.0
  • Professionalism 5.0
  • Flexibility 5.0
  • Value for money 5.0
  • Response time 5.0
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    Janette Haddow, Married on 17/11/2014

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    • Quality of the service:
      Excellent
    • Responsiveness:
      Excellent
    • Value for money:
      Excellent
    • Flexibility:
      Excellent
    • Professionalism:
      Excellent

    Really, we couldn't have wished for a more beautiful venue for our wedding ceremony and reception. The staff was just amazing and went above and beyond what we could have hoped for, and the resident DJ was just great and kept everyone dancing.

    Sent on 17/11/2014

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