Nestled in one of the country’s most beautiful counties, Newton Hall is located within a National Trust designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The venue which boasts stunning green backdrops and captivating coastal views is roughly a one-hour drive from Newcastle and two hours from Edinburgh.
Bespoke weddings are Newton Hall’s specialty and the venue is also a luxurious choice for private parties and corporate events for those looking for a Northumberland base. This quaint and rustic 18th Century country house by the sea makes the perfect base for romantic nuptials and pre and post-wedding relaxation.
In addition to being dog friendly, visiting guests can enjoy a picturesque trip to the Farne Islands, infamous for its wildlife including birds and Atlantic grey seals.
The nearby Alnwick Castle and Gardens are a must for those visiting the local area and are home to the world’s largest Tai Haku Cherry Orchard, a grand cascade, and a thrilling poison garden plot. During the Spring and Summer guests can enjoy a range of light snacks on the sun-drenched terrace in awe of the centerpiece fountain. To thoroughly enjoy the surrounding landscape, Newton Hall offers bikes for visitors to cycle around the charming village or can recommend picture-perfect nearby strolls.
Situated just one minute from the venue is Northumberland’s only 5-star Coaching Inn which serves delicious gastropub grub daily from 12pm – 9pm.
Four Unique Spaces
For weddings, Newton Hall comprises four unique spaces including a Garden Suite, Chapel, Beach and The Great Hall.
Notably the heart of the estate, The Hall is a bold and vibrant space and the perfect room for a magical wedding reception. The space has been decorated tastefully with striking portraits, a regal blue colour scheme, and sophisticated leather furnishings.
The Enchanted Chapel
A secluded and tasteful choice for couples, The Enchanted Chapel is situated within the glasshouse. This minimalist space is filled with luscious vines and plants and photographs exceptionally due to an abundance of natural light and charming exposed brick walls.
The Garden Suite
The carefully designed glass outlook within the Garden Suite allows for breathtaking views ensures views for miles across the Northumberland countryside and coastline.
Newton Hall is the first destination throughout the North of England to offer beach ceremonies and celebrations. From cocktail receptions on the sandy shore to wedding brunch and sophisticated picnics, couples can also enjoy pre-wedding photoshoots in a light and airy setting ahead of their special day.
The team at Newton Hall are highly experienced in creating idyllic outdoor weddings whatever the weather and will work alongside couples to bring bespoke visions to life.
From vintage beach huts to meadows, champagne barbecues, and posh fish and chips, your personal touches can dictate both the design and cuisine.
Unlike many other country venues, Newton Hall is available to be hired on an exclusive basis. With multiple tailor-made packages available for couples, meaningful and intricate details are welcomed to truly customise a wedding and create the perfect day.
When choosing the perfect wedding venue delicious food and drink options are arguably one of the most important factors to consider. In addition to offering a wide variety of quality dishes and themed banquets, venues which beautifully present their menus will always capture a prospective couple’s attention.
Newton Hall offers an innovative and exciting variety of culinary packages from gourmet BBQs and hearty Italian feasts to smores and waffle bars.
As part of the Apartment Group, the venue benefits from the expertise and skillsets of Newcastle’s professional As You Like It, chefs. For couples who are keen to host a truly memorable and unique wedding, the brand’s tailor-made packages are a huge hit.
A moderately sized venue, there are typically 15 double bedrooms available within the Main Hall for guests including a Honeymoon Suite. In some instances, Newton Hall can offer up to 21 bedrooms if the venue’s courtyard rooms are vacant. It is worth noting that the stunning Honeymoon Suite is included within all wedding packages.
Wedding guests staying in the main hall are eligible to check-in from 3 pm and those staying in a courtyard room can check in a little later from 5 pm.