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									                    Romantic Destination for Getting Married
Romance in England
Special moments are easy to come by in England's cities, thanks to an abundance of romantic
hideaways, fine restaurants, special cultural events and historical destinations.
Rolling hills, dramatic coastline, picturesque villages and vibrant cities, England has it all when it
comes to romantic destinations. There are lots of activities, events and attractions to suit any
couple regardless of interest. Luxury for less, action, adventure and quiet retreats are available in
every corner of the country.
England‟s countryside and cities have provided an array of enchanting and romantic backdrops for
numerous film productions and literary classics over the years. Including, Four Weddings and a
Funeral, Pride and Prejudice, Wuthering Heights, The Duchess, Atonement, Sense and Sensibility,
Young Victoria and Shakespeare in Love.

Romantic Destinations, with licenses for weddings.

Countryside
Combemere Abbey, Shropshire
Step into a magical world steeped in history and romance - a world ruled by Kings and Queens,
where Knights in shining armour won the hearts of Princesses. Here lies Combermere Abbey, built
in medieval times, carefully tended by monks, lived in by Lords of the Realm, Duchesses and
Empresses for 875 years. The estate, with its ancient and historic landscape, large mere and
woods, sits on the borders of Shropshire and Cheshire, between the market towns of Nantwich and
Whitchurch. Since 1133, it has attracted and inspired many - its spectacular setting influencing
both the residents and visitors alike.
Combermere Abbey, a thriving and energetic place enjoying a renaissance with its new and
exciting activities - and lots of plans for its future. The treasured historic buildings are being
restored, the land is farmed organically and the environment respected.

Hidden away in Whitchurch in the rural borderlands of Cheshire, Combermere Abbey estate is
1000 acres of peaceful, private place steeped in history. The 5 star cottages are perfect for
families, couples and friends; the estate has a tennis court, a lake, ancient woodland and beautiful
walled gardens and a fruit maze.

Combermere is perfectly situated to explore Cheshire. Take a day to visit Cholmondeley Castle
and Gardens, follow the Cheshire Food Trail to the vineyard at Carden Park Golf Resort, where
you can try their sparkling wine, then finish off with an amazingly delicious dinner at Cock O‟ Barton
bar and restaurant.
http://www.combermereabbey.co.uk/

Weddings
The Glass House
Enter the gates and drive through ancient oaks and rolling parkland to discover the magical setting
around Combermere Abbey. Enjoy the peace and privacy surrounding The Glasshouse, the
perfect space for your marriage ceremony set in the world's only Fruit Tree Maze. Our fabulous
Walled Garden Pavilion set in its own private garden is specially designed for receptions and
catered events between March and December. You could not find a more special and memorable
place.
Licensed for civil ceremonies and partnerships, naming ceremonies, renewal of vows and
celebrations of all religions and faiths. Close family and relatives can stay in our 5 star cottages,
and a magical Gothic cottage, Stone Lodge is available for the bridal couple.
http://www.theglasshouseatcombermere.co.uk



Quirky Countryside for those who like things rock and roll
Sanctum on the Green hotel, restaurant, bar and gallery

                           A slice of rock and roll in the countryside:
                     Sanctum on the Green hotel, restaurant, bar and gallery
                             In Royal Berkshire to open in May 2010
Renowned hotelier and restaurateur Mark Fuller and business partner Andy Taylor will unveil their
latest venture this May, Sanctum on the Green hotel, restaurant, bar and gallery in Royal Berkshire
(The Old Cricket Common, Cookham Dean, Berkshire, SL6 9NZ, www.sanctumonthegreen.com).
The dynamic pair, who own Sanctum Soho, are delighted to announce the launch of this fabulous
property, which boasts nine beautifully designed bedrooms with award winning beds, a pavilion
style marquee and a dramatic blacked-out outdoor swimming pool. Situated only 40 minutes from
London, the boutique hotel also comes equipped with an outdoor hot tub and a delightful restaurant
serving Modern British Cuisine.




The glamorous country retreat is a visual feast with bedrooms individually orchestrated by
Wrotham Interiors. Each bedroom will showcase decorative elements including rich veneers, dark
velvets and an art deco setting of mirrored columns and glass-beaded wallpaper, creating a
dazzling atmosphere for guests to enjoy. The walls of Sanctum on the Green Royal Berkshire are
seasoned with the striking work of renowned artist Andrew Hewkin. Famous for his unusual
paintings inspired by his world travels, Hewkin‟s work will be displayed throughout the property
emphasising the design forward theme of the hotel.
Head chef Fredrik Bohlin (Zafferano, The Glasshouse, Paul and Norbet Stockholm) has created a
sumptuous menu delivering an array of classic British dishes using all locally sourced produce.
Dishes include: Smoked eel, new potato and pancetta salad; rare breed omelette and wagyu
burger straight from the grill. Enjoy the fantastic Sunday lunch menu, serving cote de boeuf cooked
to order per table and served on a traditional wooden board with an array of seasonal classic
vegetables. The restaurant will convey vintage glamour with details including antique chandeliers
and bespoke furniture such as classic white and gold leather banquette seating. Diners can absorb
the stunning decor beside a roaring open fire set in dramatic charcoal brickwork.
The centre piece of this decadent hotel is the dramatic blacked-out swimming pool, situated within
the hotel grounds. Surrounded by glittering flood lights, guests can relax on stylish sun beds while
taking in the English summer. The pool is adjacent to the pavilion marquee, a stunning venue
available to hire for private parties. Opening out onto a private lawn, the marquee can cater for up
to 120 people, providing an exclusive setting for any event. Couples looking for a memorable
wedding venue need look no further than the marquee, which will be licensed for civil ceremonies.
In addition, guests can relax in the open air hot tub as well as enjoying a bespoke facial or
massage in the exclusive in-house treatment room, adding to the luxury feel of the property,
Having started his career in the music industry, Mark Fuller teamed up with Andy Taylor in 2003.
The pair created Concept Venues, opening Inn on the Green and their most ambitious project to
date, Sanctum Soho. Fuller comments:
“We have taken the ethos of London‟s hippest hotel Sanctum Soho and brought it to the country,
adding a hint of English gent”
Sanctum on the Green Royal Berkshire is a boutique hotel, restaurant, bar and gallery offering a
taste of vintage glamour in the countryside, the perfect escape to relax and indulge in stunning
surroundings and cuisine.
For press enquiries please contact:
Sauce Communications on 020 8600 3600
Anna Dickinson: anna@saucecommunications.com
Syamala Upham: syamala@saucecommunications.com


City
Oddfellows, Chester
Oddfellows boutique hotel, restaurant and member‟s club 5 mins from the centre of Chester. The
recent addition of Michelin-starred celebrity chef Richard Phillips, Oddfellows provides the ultimate
dining experience in their beautifully refurbished and extended restaurant.
Stay
For those wanting to extend their stay for more than just the evening, Oddfellows offers the height
of luxury accommodation having four of the most exclusive boutique suites in Cheshire and the
North West.
Located in the original servants‟ quarters of the 3rd floor attic space, they demonstrate a mix of
iconic furniture pieces and contemporary, luxury decor. With the rustic charm of the building‟s
exposed beams and architectural features, every room is wonderfully decorated, each with its own
quirky twist, creating extremely unique spaces.
With 24hour room-service you will never want to leave!
Weddings
For a truly unique, intimate and beautifully romantic wedding venue or reception, think Oddfellows.
Traditional yet contemporary, elegant yet understated, in fact, anything you want it to be. Our team
are on hand to surprise and delight the Bride, Groom and guests with a fusion of fresh ideas and
expertise, turning that dream wedding into a breathtaking reality. Just contact us to discuss your
special day.
The entire first floor of the building will be reserved exclusively for your special day, with private
use of the bar, terrace and room for up to 170 guests at your post-ceremony celebrations. We can
accommodate up to 70 guests for a seated wedding breakfast, with flexible menu choices put
together by Richard Phillips and his team.
http://www.oddfellows.biz/


Beach Wedding
The Cary Arms, Devon
Stay at the Cary Arms, The Inn on the Beach in Babbacombe Bay on the South Coast of Devon.
Great food, great views over blue seas and the comfiest pillows in the South West. The Cary Arms
exudes charm and offers the very best of seaside gastro-pub food and real ales.

Wedding ceremonies
A unique waterside setting for your special day
The Cary Arms is a new hideaway to enjoy chic beach-side ceremonies. Marry in The Saloon or
outside in the unique glass sphere „Pod‟ overlooking the sea. With a wedding party of up to just 35
special guests, you can be assured of a very special seaside marriage.
The Saloon
A traditional setting with stunning views of Babbacombe Bay through original arched windows.
Make your vows in front of the fire while your friends and family relax on comfortable sofas and
luxurious, antique chairs.
The ‘Pod’
Offering a totally unique experience, the glass sphere of The Pod, with a backdrop purely of sea
and far reaching Lyme Bay coastal views will be a wedding that will not be forgotten. Guests will
listen on the terrace whilst the happy couple exchange vows in The Pod.

Should you wish to get married at The Cary Arms, you must make your own Registrar
arrangements.
The address and telephone number of the Registrar District is:
Torbay Register Office, Oldway, Torquay Road, Paignton. TQ3 2TU Tel: 01803 207130
Email: registrar@torbay.gov.uk
www.caryarms.co.uk

Quirky
Woodland
Get Married on a Glamorous camp site - Glamping, cool camping, posh camping
Jollydays luxury camping, based in stunning North Yorkshire, "Glamping" at its finest, there‟s a
great balance between fun, laughter and contemplation, nature and comfort, solitude and
socialising. Whether it's a short break or a long holiday this is a unique alternative.
Camping in the Great British outdoors - the romance of getting back to nature, breathtaking
countryside, songs around the campfire, starlit walks, and jolly japes on endless sunny days!
Jollydays, believe there's no such thing as bad weather, only inappropriate camping facilities. Out
go nylon sleeping bags and in come four poster beds, chandeliers and sofas by the fire.
Situated at the crux of The Howardian Hills and The Wolds, both areas of outstanding natural
beauty, Ryedale, the vale of York, the coast and the North York Moors National Park are not very
far as well.
Go walking through unspoilt hills, and dales, explore the delights of quaint local towns, famous
York City or discover our magnificent coastline. Whatever you choose a warm welcome awaits you
in the camp, join us for a drink by the fire pit and clay oven, snuggle down in the privacy of your
own tent or check out the local bars!
Jollydays is licensed for wedding ceremonies and provides a perfect setting for nature lovers.
Think, beautiful woodland setting, fairylights and lanterns adorning the trees and the smell of fresh
flowers.
http://www.jollydaysluxurycamping.co.uk

								
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