Castle Weddings


The most divine wedding venue, the most entertaining wedding reception, the most deliciously romantic honeymoon.

Can you imagine a better location  than Cantacuzino Castle, Haller Castle or a better honeymoon experience than in the Zabola Manour House from Transylvania?!

The unique character of these remarkable castles makes it the ideal setting for a wide variety of spectacular social occasions, especially weddings.

Step behind the heavy oak doors and you’ll find a magnificent castle with roaring fires, delicious modern cuisine – a truly special setting for a magical wedding.

At The Cantacuzino Castle or Haller Castle, every aspect of your dream wedding can be created, catered for and realised. From a simple ceremony to an international wedding event extravaganza, we know exactly what works and how to get things just right so that you can relax and simply enjoy your day with your friends and family.

For full details of packages, prices and facilities, please enter your email address below.

If you would like to check specific dates or arrange an appointment to visit these castles and meet with a wedding coordinator, please fill in our wedding enquiry form.

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Approx Wedding Date           July 2013 – November 2013December 2013 – April 2014May 2014 – September 2014October 2014 – February 2015March 2015 – July 2015August 2015 onwards

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The K Club Wedding Open Day, 28th of July, 2pm-5pm

Complimentary admission.


To celebrate the launch of our River Room Weddings we would like to invite you to join us on Sunday the 28th of July for our Wedding Showcase at The K Club.

The River Room is located in the main house & is available for exclusive wedding hire Monday – Thursday, offering an intimate and exclusive wedding setting, seating up to 100 guests.

Join us on the day to experience the sheer magic of The K Club. Canapés and Prosecco will be served to all prospective couples in the magnificent Old Entrance Hall in the hotel while full tours of the wedding facilities will be provided by the dedicated team of wedding experts. This is the perfect opportunity to view this fairytale wedding location, meet with our dedicated wedding co-ordinators and see what The K Club can offer for your dream wedding.


Anyone who intends to get married in the Republic of Ireland must give three months notification to a Registrar in person and by prior appointment only and it is advisable, once you know the date of your marriage that you make an appointment as early as possible with a Registrar.

The first step each Wedding couple must take is to apply for approval to the Health Services Executive Civil Registration Office. Health Services Executive Civil Registration Office Direct Tel: 01 863 8219
Marriage by civil ceremony is a civil contract. Marriage by certain religious ceremonies is also recognised by civil law as being a civil contract. When organizing a religious wedding it is usually common place to contact your local parish directly to arrange details and dates. When it comes to civil partnerships couples must make an appointment to attend a Registrar of Civil Marriages. Some counties have more than one registrar; the HSE will be able to advise you of their contact details. The following link will take you directly to a list of registrars: Click here.

Useful information
There is a notification fee of €150 which must be paid at the first meeting with the member of the Health Service Executive Civil Registration Office.

There is also a charge of €24.45 per hour for the Registrar on the day of the ceremony.

The Registrar is required to be in the building for one hour before and one hour after the ceremony so there will be a cost of €48.90, and the €24.45 will apply for each additional hour the registrar will be in the building.

For more information see the following

Getting married in Ireland 
Civil ceremonies
Civil partnerships

The K Club understands how special your wedding day is and they will ensure that your every wish is their command. No request is too big or too small; after all, your wedding day is the most important day of your life. From your first meeting with your dedicated wedding planner, through to your wedding reception, rest assured that every detail is planned meticulously and delivered to the highest expectations.

We strive to ensure all our packages include everything you need to make your special day a truly exclusive experience.
Our Wedding Packages range from All inclusive packages to Vintage inspired & Bespoke packages.

For further information on the wedding services offered to you and your guests at The K Club please contact our Wedding Co-Ordinator.
Susie Hopkins
Telephone: +353 (0)1 6017269

For more information and to RSVP to the event, contact our Sales Team on 01 6017200 or email

For more than 600 years the magnificent spectacle of Lumley Castle has dominated the County Durham landscape. Set within nine acres of parkland overlooking the River Wear, Lumley Castle Hotel is a fairytale setting for your wedding day. We invite you to hold your wedding ceremony, reception and evening celebrations in our unique surroundings.

Whether you are planning an intimate gathering or larger celebration, we are sure that our magnificent state rooms and sumptuously decorated intimate dining rooms will not fail to impress. An exciting blend of heritage and splendour, superb food and outstanding service will make your day one to cherish and remember forever.

We do, however realise that your special day should be as unique as you are and therefore would be delighted to discuss your individual requirements and budgets in order to ensure that Lumley Castle is your first choice of wedding venue.

Should you wish to receive a personal quotation designed to your budget, please contact our wedding coordinators on + 44 (0) 191 389 1111 or  contact us  for a same day quotation.


Winter Wonderland Weddings
£50.00 per person All Inclusive Wedding Package
Fairytale Wedding at a Magical Price of £2000

For more detailed information, please download our latest Wedding Brochure.   – CANTACUZINO WEDDING

Lumley Castle Hotel is a romantic venue for a civil wedding ceremony. The Hotel’s civil licence means that you can be married and host your Wedding Reception and Evening celebrations in its historic surroundings.

Lumley Castle is licensed to hold Civil Service Ceremonies and Civil Partnerships inThe Scarbrough State Room up until 6.00pm. A regal room with feature fireplace, high ceiling decorated with original plaster mouldings, tall feature windows framed with luxurious drapes and surrounding views of the countryside – makes the perfect setting for your Civil Wedding Ceremony.

Once you are married, your designated Wedding Coordinator will guide you and your guests to your exclusive area for your reception drinks, canapés and photograph opportunities.


  • Room Hire
  • Order of the Day
  • Chair Covers
  • Use of CD Player

A capacity of 80 can be accommodated in The Scarbrough State Room. This includes yourselves, any photographers, videographers and musicians. In addition our Garter Suite can accommodate a Civil Ceremony allowing up to 132 guests. (Please ask your Wedding Coordinator for additional details).

To arrange your Civil Ceremony at Lumley Castle Hotel, please contact the Superintendent Registrar at Durham Registry Office on 03000 263 263 to reserve your ceremony date and time. Please note an additional Wedding Licence Fee will be payable direct to the Registrar.



A Wedding Reception at Lumley Castle Hotel is a magical experience. We will work with you to guarantee that your State Room is perfectly staged to allow you as the Bride and Groom to welcome your guests. When planning your Reception simply choose your Wedding Breakfast Menu and we will include the following special touches to make your day just perfect.


Celebrate your Wedding in the magnificent Garter Suite, a stunning venue that will not fail to impress. Your guests will be welcomed in The Vanburgh Bar with a drinks reception before greeting you in The …Read More →



Imagine your dream wedding where the whole of Lumley Castle is yours…

We are offering just that, with exclusive use of the Castle and its grounds for you and your guests to enjoy from your arrival through until breakfast the following day.

Inspire and impress your guests with our magnificent historical surroundings. It’s not everyday that you can pretend Lumley Castle is yours…

For more details and enquires, please contact our wedding coordinators on +44 (0) 191 389 1111 or contact us



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