Your Herts and Beds Wedding - October/November 2023 (Issue 100)

Hole in one Tie the knot in these sporting venues SHENDISH MANOR 01442 232220 | Nestled in 160 acres of idyllic Hertfordshire countryside, Shendish Manor offers the perfect setting for special events. The venue has plenty of parking and is located near major motorways and airports – perfect for guests travelling in. As loved ones drive through the breathtaking parkland, they’ll approach the stunning property with Victorian elegance and modern touches. The dedicated wedding team will be on hand to assist with all aspects of the planning progress by providing a professional and personal service. Couples can rest assured they’re in safe hands. Whether pairs are after intimate weddings or grand events, Shendish Manor won’t disappoint. Lovebirds can have dream-worthy al fresco weddings on the charming grounds thanks to the two stunning outdoor gazebos that are licensed for ceremonies. Or they can exchange vows in the Apsley Suite, Dickinson Suite or Longman Suite with 10 to 320 guests. When it comes to wedding breakfasts, the first meal for newlyweds must be unforgettable. That’s why the team offers delicious dishes created using the finest and locally sourced ingredients, accompanied by an extensive range of wines and champagnes. The dry hire package in the Apsley Suite is perfect for those with a particular cuisine in mind that the venue can’t cater for. The team also have a long-lasting relationship with many local caterers and can suggest companies if needed. The property dates back to 1853 and has 18 individually designed bedrooms in the main house. The contemporary extension has an additional 52 bedrooms and provides the perfect place for guests to rest their heads. SPORTING VENUES 23