Best Wedding Venues

Clearwell Castle


Winner of Wedding Ideas Magazine ‘Best Wedding Venue’ 2010 and 2012, Clearwell Castle is set within the stunning Forest of Dean and provides the perfect fairytale setting for your wedding day dreams to come true.
Postcode:   GL16 8LG
Town/City:   Forest of Dean
County:   Gloucestershire
Telephone:   01594 832 320
Country:   England
Link to wedding brochure:   not available
Total function rooms:  
Licenced for ceremonies:   Yes
Maximum dining capacity per room:  
160 in the Ballroom / 250 for evening reception
Maximum ceremony guests:  
160 in the Ballroom

Venue hire fees: 

All inclusive packages (see accompanying notes for further details): Marry in Spring 2013 for just £8,000 and also get 15 bedrooms free of charge for the night of your wedding / Marry in Summer or the rest of 2013 for just £11,000 / Marry in 2014 for just £15,000
Exclusive use possible:   Yes
Marquee possible:  
Exclusive use fees:  
Marry in Spring 2013 for just £8,000 and also get 15 bedrooms free of charge for the night of your weddi ...
Marquee maximum capacity and fees:  

Use any caterer:  
Evening buffet:  
House wine:  
Corkage fees:  
3 course meal:  
House champagne:  
Music and dancing permitted:   Yes
River/water/sea view:  
Accommodation onsite:   Yes
Tea lights permitted:   Yes
Partial open air ceremony possible:  
Late availability:  
Late licence:   Yes
Chapel onsite:  
Number of bedrooms:   15
Fireworks permitted:   Yes
Access time on wedding day:  

Access to outside area:   Yes
Close links to local churches:  
Candelabras permitted:  
Confetti permitted:  
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Late availability details:  


Accompanying notes: 

Our wedding packages include everything you need for 60 guests attending your entire wedding day… A choice of cocktails and classic welcome drinks Irresistible canapés to complement your welcome drinks Stylish chair covers with your choice of sash for both your ceremony and your wedding breakfast Delectable three course sit down meal of your choice with Fair trade tea and coffee and handmade petit fours ClearwellCastleown label wine to accompany your meal Exquisite sparkling wine for the speeches Late evening finger food served during the evening party Clearwell Castle DJ and disco playing until midnight Exclusive use of your very own Castle from midday until midnight on your wedding day House floral decorations throughout the venue Your own dedicated Front of House Manager to help you plan and oversee the smooth running of your special day All non consumables including furnishings, table linen, crockery etc Full bar facilities Waiting and Bar staff Special discounted rates on up to 15 beautiful bedrooms for the night of your wedding