Voted Wedding Venue of the Year at the 2016 Dorset Wedding Supplier Awards and most recently, shortlisted in the UK Wedding Awards 2017 by Hitched.com, The Kings is a boutique and unique wedding venue, set in a truly magical location in the heart of Christchurch. Our venue's intimate setting offers fairy tale romance with picturesque views of the River Avon, the ancient ruins of Christchurch Castle and the quintessentially English Kings Tea Garden and Bowling Green, paired with hotel bedrooms bursting with contemporary luxury and a kitchen with incredible, locally sourced food - The Kings really does has it all!
Following your ceremony, you can mingle, relax, and have a few photos taken on the Bowling Green before heading to the Priory suite for your wedding breakfast and evening reception in the Kings Priory. It offers stunning views across the heritage grounds and the river bank of Christchurch. The River Stour is a beautiful spot for a romantic riverside walk and offers the perfect backdrop for your photos.
For your wedding breakfast, local celebrated chef Alex Aitken has carefully created a variety of delicious wedding menus for you. Alex has catered for an impressive range of weddings, including the marriage of Sophie Dahl and Jamie Cullum. Whether you fancy quirky, unusual dishes, a BBQ or Hog Roast on the lawn or a traditional three-course meal, at the Kings Hotel, we can provide something to suit you perfectly.
We offer a wonderful selection of wedding packages to enhance your celebrations and to make your preparations a little easier - plus some special offers!