A Day In The Life Of A Matfen Hall Wedding

Pre-wedding bliss

Your journey begins long before the wedding bells chime. An abundance of charming experiences await at Matfen Hall. From idyllic spa weekends to invigorating golf breaks, there’s many reasons to return time and time again ahead of the big day. 

Guided by experts

Once you’ve decided to join the Matfen family, a dedicated in-house wedding planner will stand by your side every step of the way, transforming your wedding of dreams into a reality. Their expertise ensures that every detail aligns with your vision, allowing you to bask in the joy of the occasion.

Food for thought

Impress your guests with an out-of-this-world menu created by the talented chefs. Prior to the big day, you’ll have the opportunity to head to the venue and indulge in an afternoon or evening of wedding menu tasting. If one of the supplied menu options isn’t to your liking, no problem, you can work with the chef to create a bespoke menu tailored to you.

The day begins with

As dawn breaks on your wedding day, your journey to happily ever after begins within the opulent confines of your suite, where your selected hairdressers and makeup artists transform you into the epitome of bridal elegance. A sumptuous breakfast hamper arrives at your room, accompanied by a sparkling flute of Champagne, a toast to the beginning of your extraordinary day with your nearest and dearest by your side.

Tying the knot

For couples choosing to say ‘I do’ at Matfen Hall, the ceremony commences against the backdrop of the magnificent Great Hall. An elegant walk down the grand staircase and the aisle awaits with the resident pianist’s enchanting melodies as the soundtrack to your big moment. Champagne flows and canapés impress, allowing your guests to slip into a world of elegance and refinement as they witness the union of two souls.

Time to toast

Vows have been exchanged, the sound of cheering echoes in the room and the clinking of flutes filled with Laurent-Perrier Champagne heralds a momentous toast. Here’s to forever!

Time to feast

Following your vows, you’re guided into a world of culinary delights. A three-course wedding breakfast awaits, which is crafted with precision and love. Settling into the grandeur of The Morning Room, you and your partner share an intimate moment, a sneak peek into the future as a married couple before your guests join you. Yelba, the sommelier, regales you with stories of wine, offering samplings that are not just celebratory tipples, but an embodiment of your journey.

Dress to impress

There are numerous rooms throughout Matfen Hall which you can choose to celebrate your nuptials. The Needham Bar, The Morning Room, and Cloisters Vault Bar, along with the Le Jardin Hollandaise are all yours to choose from, each offering something unique to suit different tastes. The venue’s attention to detail is unparalleled. Cutlery and crockery grace tables adorned with pristine white linens, while illusion chairs stand poised to embrace guests. Every element exudes luxury, a testament to the meticulous care woven into every aspect of your celebration.

Dance the night away

The celebration spills into the evening, with a sumptuous supper for your loved ones, accompanied by the rhythms spun by a resident DJ. Whatever traditions, old, new or unique you decide to incorporate into your big day, Matfen Hall are on hand to cater to it all.

The suite life

As the night unfolds, you’re all danced out and you’ve said goodbye to your guests, a luxury suite is waiting in the wings to become your home for the evening. Retreat to utmost luxury where the splendour of your day lingers in the air. The perfect opportunity to reflect on your dream day.

Continue the celebrations

Your wedding at Matfen Hall is not confined to a single day – it’s the inception of an enduring legacy. The exclusive use journey continues to impress with ample opportunities to continue the celebrations. Enjoy an Ibiza-inspired vibe on the Mezzanine, make use of the courtyard and embrace the relaxed environment made up of food vendors and great music, while wine tastings and clay pigeon shooting can be arranged to paint new memories. The day after the festivities, a special brunch or lunch serves as a delicious prelude to a new chapter and discuss the magic of the day before. 

Becoming part of the Matfen Hall family

A wedding at Matfen Hall is not just an event; it’s the beginning of a lifelong connection to a place where celebrations unfold, anniversaries are cherished and the magic of togetherness thrives. From the very moment you choose Matfen Hall as your wedding destination, the adventure begins


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