Your Gloucestershire and Wiltshire Wedding - December 2022/January 2023 (Issue 36)

KINGS HEAD HOTEL, CIRENCESTER, GLOUCESTERSHIRE This boutique hotel is situated in the heart of Cirencester with plenty to see and do just a short walk away. It’s perfectly positioned for visiting the pretty villages of the Cotswolds plus there’s the local farmer’s market that takes place in the square outside and the regular craft and antique events that are held in the adjacent Corn Hall. A tranquil hideaway, the property boasts a stunning roof-top terrace and a stylish courtyard. It’s home to 64 individually styled bedrooms, 12 apartments, a vaulted spa plus various dining options including an elegant lounge, two fantastic restaurants as well as a deli and wine cellar featuring the best local produce from around the Cotswolds. The picturesque event spaces include The Assembly Room, a distinctly impressive space with a host of original architectural features including high ceilings, statement chandeliers and a wooden floor. Featuring a private bar, mezzanine area and roof-top terrace that’s perfect for a drinks reception, it holds up to 180 guests for the ceremony and 150 for the wedding breakfast. Other options for both include The Vaulted Cellar which hosts up to 150 people for the ceremony and 100 for the wedding breakfast. With its arched walls, ceiling and exposed brickwork, this unique space has the feel of an Italian wine cellar complete with its private bar. The Panel Room is the ideal choice for an intimate ceremony of up to 33 people and 30 for the wedding breakfast and boasts sophisticated decor, an exposed fireplace and original wood panelling. The Wine Cellar is also a cosy spot for up to 20 loved ones for the ceremony and 18 for the wedding breakfast. It features a wow-factor glass-walled wine display and bespoke dining table adding an air of sophistication. Those wanting a quiet and intimate ceremony space for up to 22 people can use the Library complete with a bookcase wall adjourned with antiques. Ceremony licence? Yes Contact: 01285 700 900, We love... that for couples getting married at the hotel, there’s a complimentary menu tasting before the big day. 18