About Makeney Hall Hotel is an outstanding country mansion from the Victorian era, nestled amongst acres of countryside offering the perfect backdrop for your wedding. Situated close to the Amber Valley, the unforgettable views can be seen from most of the suites at this venue. The hotel has been lovingly refurbished to its former grandeur and coupled with beautiful modern features it provides the ultimate fairy tale wedding venue. Facilities The Woodland Garden A fantastic outdoor ceremony area, The Woodland Gardens is ideal for couples who'd like combine the grandeur of Makeney Hall with the surrounding rolling fields. Imagine a beautiful log cabin set amongst water gardens, a cave, and your loved ones. Suitable for weddings all year round and with bench seating, this is the perfect opportunity for two families to become one. What if it rains, you may ask? Fingers and toes crossed that the British weather holds up but in case it doesn’t, an inside ceremony room will always be ready just in case of last minute showers! Civil Ceremony capacity - 80-100 guests The Milford Suite This is the largest suite in the venue, featuring a grand private entrance, bar area and facilities. The tasteful neutral décor allows the room to adapt to any wedding theme or style. Civil Ceremony capacity - 140 guests Wedding Breakfast capacity - 140 guests Reception capacity - 200 guests The Conservatory Offering panoramic views of Makeney Hall's landscaped gardens, The Conservatory offers an ideal backdrop for your special day. The suite is also adjoined to The Lavinias for a larger space. Civil Ceremony capacity - 64 guests Wedding Breakfast capacity - 64 guests Reception capacity - 150 guests The Chartwell Suite The Chartwell Suite is an ideal location for a more intimate wedding, offering a beautiful space to host your wedding with large bay windows overlooking the gardens. Civil Ceremony capacity - 40 guests Other areas throughout the venue are available to host your wedding, as well as areas in the scenic landscaped gardens for your ceremony.