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One of the finest 17th century manor houses in the Cotswolds standing in manicured gardens next to the historic church in the heart of the beautiful village of Lower Slaughter.
At Lower Slaughter Manor, we promise an idyllic setting, personal attention from our experienced team and the guarantee of bespoke, quality service. We tailor design your day to your own specific requirements, to ensure that your wedding day at Lower Slaughter Manor is a day to remember.
With its fairy tale architecture, rich interiors and breathtaking views alongside our reputation for offering excellent service and award winning cuisine; Lower Slaughter Manor is the ultimate venue for luxurious wedding receptions, civil ceremonies and civil partnership ceremonies.
An Intimate Affair
Day Weddings of up to 22 guests including the Bride & Groom are the perfect opportunity to enjoy the hotel for an intimate celebration with family and friends.
Our Drawing Room is light and spacious and the perfect setting for the exchange of vows. The Drawing Room is situated at the front of the hotel, overlooking the manicured lawn.
The Panel Room adjacent to our lounges with its elaborate stucco ceiling and views out on to our pretty Back lawn creates an exquisite setting to enjoy your celebration meal. We will also include printed menus and place cards.
Hire of the Drawing Room for the Ceremony and the Panel Room for your wedding breakfast is £750.00
Exclusive use of Lower Slaughter Manor includes all the facilities of the Main House, Coach House and grounds, making it your home for the duration of your stay for the sole enjoyment of you and your guests.
Lower Slaughter Manor lends itself perfectly to exclusive use, set back in its own grounds offering privacy and space, intimate drawing rooms and warm but discrete hospitality.
We can accommodate a maximum of 74 guests in our light and airy restaurant Sixteen 58 for a civil ceremony and sit down wedding breakfast.
For the Wedding Breakfast guests are seated in the main restaurant, light filled and elegant this is the perfect place for your celebration. We offer a range of menus for the wedding breakfast and are always happy to accommodate your exact requirements.
2012 rates for exclusive use of Lower Slaughter Manor, based on 60 guests are as follows.
Summer Months – April – September
Friday & Saturday: £16,930.00
Sunday through to Thursday: £14,930.00
Additional night for dinner, bed and breakfast the night before or after the wedding: £8,500.00
Winter Months - October – March
Friday & Saturday: £14,430.00
Sunday through to Thursday: £11,930.00
Additional night for dinner, bed and breakfast the night before or after the wedding: £7,500.00
Exclusive use includes sole use of all bedrooms, all public areas including The Salon, The Drawing Room, The Panel Room, The Sir George Whitmore, The Restaurant, three course wedding Breakfast for 60 people, Full English Breakfast for 38 people and additional benefits including personalised menus and place cards.
The hotel comprises nineteen luxurious rooms, all of which are different in style and design, including master bedrooms, four-poster bedrooms and double/twin bedrooms. Should you require further accommodation we can provide this (subject to availability) at our sister hotel, which is situated opposite Lower Slaughter Manor.
Should a dance floor be required for the evening function we can accommodate this in our Drawing Room. There is a hire charge of £280.00.
We kindly ask that all non-resident guests depart and music ceases at midnight. If you are getting married on a Sunday this will be earlier at 11.00pm. Some of our neighbours live very close to the property and any amplified music will need to be carefully controlled. The bar in the hotel closes to residents at 1.00am.
Our talented Chef's provide an exceptional standard of cuisine, excellent service and the continued high standards of the hotel’s fine dining restaurant.
The menus always feature the best fresh local produce whenever possible as well as the very best continental produce when required.
Our menus are priced at £65.00 per person for three courses with the opportunity to add coffee and petit fours, an amuse bouche, fish course and cheese course should you require them. While your guests are dancing the night away they may require a late night snack.
Please see below a sample menu, the full selection is available on request.
Sample Wedding Breakfast Menu
Seared hand dived scallops, ugi lodge smoked salmon, caviar and butter sauce
Fillet of Welsh black beef with garlic buttered Tiger prawns and triple cooked chips
Fig and honey parfait and pistachio crumb and port reduction
Whether you are looking for exclusive use or a smaller, more intimate affair our Events Manager, Jane Inskip will be on hand to offer advice and support to create the perfect day for you and your guests.
Jane will be in communication with you as frequently as necessary to ensure total collective understanding and peace of mind.
We recommend a select list of excellent suppliers we know will enhance your day, from photographers and florists to hair & make-up specialists and musicians.
Civil ceremonies need to be booked directly with the registrars or Rector; they do get very busy so if you have a specific date in mind, it is always worth checking that they have availability before securing your venue.
Rector – Reverend Veronica James: 01451 821777
Cheltenham Registrar: 01242 532455
For further information please contact our Events Manager – Jane Inskip
Telephone: 01451 822143