Beamish Hall

Welcome to the Beamish Hall Wedding hub! I’m SJ, a wedding photographer based in Durham. Beamish Hall has gone through a recent renovation and now is the place to be for light lovers! I think you’re going to love it!

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Keep reading below for lots of Beamish Hall Wedding inspiration, plus lots of tips on how to make the most of your wedding photos there!

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Each year, I get booked up very fast so please get in touch to check my availability for your date as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

Beamish Hall At A Glance

Beamish Hall is more than just a hotel, it is a place where dreams come true. Nestled in the heart of the North East, this 12th century country house has witnessed countless love stories and celebrated many happy endings. It is a place where you can create your own fairy tale wedding, surrounded by beauty, history and magic.

Beamish Hall offers a range of options to suit your style, budget and vision. Whether you want a cosy and intimate ceremony or a grand and glamorous celebration, you can find the perfect setting among our four elegant function suites. Each suite has its own character and charm, from the oak-panelled Shafto Hall to the marquee-style Winter Gardens.

You and your guests can enjoy the exclusive use of our 24 acres of picturesque parklands and gardens, where you can have a romantic outdoor ceremony and take breathtaking photos with your loved ones.

You can also relax and unwind in our 32 cosy and stylish bedrooms, including a bridal suite, where you can wake up to a delicious breakfast and reminisce about your wonderful wedding.

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Each year, I get booked up very fast so please get in touch to check my availability for your date as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

Why Beamish Hall Is Great For Your Wedding Photos

The gardens: The gardens are luscious and well-maintained, with colourful flowers, green lawns, and majestic trees. They provide a natural and serene setting for outdoor photos, especially in the spring and summer seasons. You can also have your ceremony in the licensed outdoor wedding gazebo, which is surrounded by the gardens.

The historic building: The building is a Grade II listed country house that dates back to the 12th century. It has stunning architecture and original features, such as oak panelling, stained glass windows, and minstrels’ gallery. The building exudes elegance and charm, and can capture the timeless beauty of an English country house.

The reception suites: The reception suites are spacious and stylish, with different decor and lighting options to suit your preferences. They can accommodate from 20 to 300 guests, depending on the size of your wedding

Monboucher: This is a stunning suite with bay windows that overlook the parklands. It has a separate bar area and can seat up to 190 guests for your wedding breakfast. It is perfect for a classic and elegant wedding with a beautiful view.

Winter Gardens: This is a spectacular suite with a marquee style roof and a terrace. It has large windows that let in natural light and offer a scenic view of the grounds. It can accommodate up to 280 guests for your wedding breakfast and up to 300 for the evening. It is ideal for a modern and stylish wedding with a spacious and airy feel.

Common Room: This is a cosy and intimate suite with period features and a specially woven carpet that carries one of the original crests associated with the Hall. It can accommodate up to 40 guests for your wedding breakfast and up to 70 guests for your ceremony. It is suitable for a small and romantic wedding with a historic charm.

Outdoor Ceremonies: This is an option for having your ceremony on the Winter Gardens Terrace, amidst the tranquil grounds of Beamish Hall. You can exchange your vows in front of your loved ones and enjoy the fresh air and the natural beauty of the surroundings. This is a wonderful choice for an outdoor wedding with a magical atmosphere

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Each year, I get booked up very fast so please get in touch to check my availability for your date as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

Benefits of a Beamish Hall Wedding

Beamish Hall is a lovely venue with lovely staff who will make your day. I love photographing here as there is tons of gorgeous light! Beamish Hall:

  • It is a Grade II listed country house that dates back to the 12th century, with stunning architecture and original features.
  • It offers a variety of beautiful and romantic locations for your ceremony, reception, and photos, such as the gardens, the historic building, and the reception suites .
  • It can accommodate weddings of any size, from 20 to 300 guests, depending on the suite you choose.
  • It has a licensed outdoor wedding gazebo, where you can have your ceremony in the midst of the luscious gardens.
  • It has a dedicated wedding team that will help you plan and organise every detail of your special day, from the menu to the entertainment.
  • It has a range of wedding packages that can suit your budget and preferences, including catering, drinks, accommodation, and extras.
  • It has 27 luxurious bedrooms for you and your guests to stay overnight, with complimentary breakfast and access to the spa facilities.
  • It has a spa and leisure club, where you can relax and pamper yourself before or after your wedding, with treatments, sauna, steam room, jacuzzi, and gym.
  • It has a brewery and bar, where you can enjoy a pint of their own craft beer or cider, or sample their gin and whisky collection.
  • It is located in a picturesque and tranquil setting, surrounded by 24 acres of parkland and woodland, yet only 20 minutes from Newcastle and Durham.