Your Surrey Wedding - October/November 2023 (Issue 103)

Venues in Kingston and Richmond Keep it local BINGHAM RIVERHOUSE 020 8940 0902 | Bingham Riverhouse is a Grade II listed manor house in Richmond with original masonry and refurbished sash windows. The Georgian Thamesside property was recently refurbished with the interior design done by award-winning, Nicola Harding. The hotel offers a classically-modern feel with a pink pastel-shaded bar and orange Penguin Classic books lining the dining room. The manicured garden, created by award-winning gardener John Tebbs from The Garden Edit, offers uninterrupted views of Richmond Bridge and Petersham Meadows. Located on the river, there are plenty of places to take photographs and guests can even arrive by boat. The hotel can accommodation weddings and civil ceremonies of up to 90 guests or smaller for more intimate affairs. These special occasions generally take place downstairs in the garden rooms, opening onto the riverside terrace and English garden. Alternatively, couples can take over the whole house for the day, which includes 15 bedrooms and the Library or Drawing Room with space for dancing the night away. HARTSFIELD MANOR 01737 845 300 | As the backdrop for your fairy-tale wedding, this 19th-century manor house offers stunning beauty and historic grandeur. Rooms ooze character, with high ceilings, cosy lounges, real log fires and far reaching views across the Surrey Hills. Upon entering Hartsfield Manor you’ll find a stunning setting for your big-day photos. From the grand staircase and archways to the picturesque gardens. This venue was designed with space and flexibility in mind. Enjoy an intimate gathering in the Brockham suite for up to 40 guests or in the warmer months, tie the knot under the outdoor pavilion where you’ll have space for 120 of your closest friends and family. Once everyone is well fed and the speeches are over there’s space for an additional 40 guests to join you for your evening reception. To top it all off you can reserve up to 50 of the hotel’s luxurious rooms and suites, so that everyone can be accommodated with ease and style. Here, the smallest of details make a huge difference. From start to finish the experienced wedding coordinators will be on hand to ensure your day is as individual and memorable as you’ve always dreamed. 19 LOCAL VENUES