While the spring and summer months typically see a spike in people tying the knot, for some dreaming of their big day, nothing but a winter wedding will cut the mustard.Whether you’re determined to say your ‘I dos’ when the days are shorter, or are brave enough to organise your dream wedding in the next few weeks/ months- there’s nowhere more suited to a wedding in Colchester than our historic hotel.
An Award Winning Essex Wedding Venue
We’ve been hosting weddings at the Rose & Crown since 1996, and we’ve gotten rather good at it – if we do say so ourselves! Not only have we been awarded Essex and The East of England’s Best Wedding Venue on three separate occasions. But we also have hundreds of happy testimonials from couples that have hosted their wedding with us.
Especially when it comes to the lovely Lisa, our dedicated wedding coordinator. And we don’t use the word dedicated to describe Lisa lightly. She’s a force of nature when it comes to making sure every detail of your wedding is just right. But, she’s a darling too. Which is why so many of our brides and grooms have singled Lisa out to express their heartfelt thanks for all her unrelenting hard work.
What Our Winter Wedding Package Includes
So if you like the sound of saying your vows and celebrating your marriage in our listed 14th century hotel, in central Colchester, here’s what’s included in our standard Winter Wedding Package in 2018:
Up to 60 day guests catered for
Use of our beamed Civil Ceremony Room for your vow exchange
An alcoholic drink per person after the ceremony has taken place
Two glasses of house wine for each guest with dinner
A glass of fizz for when it’s time for the toasts
An evening hot and cold buffet for up to 80 people
A disco that lasts until Midnight – with DJ provided
Exclusive room hire for your wedding breakfast and party
An overnight stay in one of our 4-posted bedrooms
A cooked breakfast for the bride, groom and hotel guests in the morning
Optional red carpet as well as use of a silver cake slice and stand
We have subsidised rates for weddings taking place from January to July 2018, starting from as little as £2,999- places are limited and subject to availability.
So whether you’re looking to pull together a last minute summer wedding or your dream winter wedding this year, find out more on our weddings page.