07855 275353


The Castle Westenhanger in Kent, a castle wedding venue nestled in 14 acres of magnificent countryside. Romantic and regal with breathtaking ruins to be found at every turn, The Castle Westenhanger is your medieval fairytale dream. Located near the historic market town of Hythe, the castle is a scheduled ancient monument with a Grade 1 listed manor house. It enjoys a rich history and has been connected to many notable figures throughout history, including Henry VIII and Queen Elizabeth I.

With weddings run by the exceptional team at Glow Events, The Castle Westenhanger is exclusively yours for your wedding day. Enjoy a choice of three stunning ceremony options, from the purpose-built thatched gazebo on the castle lawn, the large marquee, or the beautiful indoor ceremony area. After the ceremony, toast your nuptials in our private bar before feasting on an unforgettable wedding breakfast in the marquee, with its views of the castle ruins and manor house.

You’ll love the endless photo opportunities that can be found at The Castle Westenhanger, including our ornate medieval dovecote lit up by candlelight. Once the sun sets over the castle, dance the night away in the marquee with your guests surrounded by amazing history.

Memories that make you glow

Weddings at The Castle Westenhanger are run by the expert team at Glow Events, whose mission is to ensure you have the day of your dreams. With years of experience, they will guide you through the wedding planning process to ensure a stress-free experience that won’t leave you feeling frazzled by the time you reach the aisle.On the day of your wedding, you can relax in the knowledge that every detail is taken care of by the team.

Key information

  • Exclusive use
  • Packages between £7,650 to £18,230
  • Ceremony Capacity: 300
  • Dinner Capacity: 300
  • Reception Capacity: 300
  • In-house bar & catering
  • In-house wedding coordinator
  • Online planning tool
  • Licensed for ceremonies
  • Disabled facilities
  • Large dressing room
  • Local accommodation options
  • Pet friendly
  • Free on-site parking

Prices and other details as stated by the venue website in Summer 2023 – please confirm with the venue for current pricing.

× Chat on WhatsApp!