£2500 - £6000 for Venue Hire
Up to 90
15 Bedrooms
Exclusive Use
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The Dovecliff Hall is a fine Grade II listed Georgian Manor House dating from 1790 in a beautiful 7 acre garden, overlooking the River Dove.
Pricing & Costs

Venue Hire Only

Prices Start At
Maximum Price
- Couple and guest accommodation included in venue hire pricing, 15 rooms included. - Exclusive use of the whole venue. - Use of all grounds for photography.
What is included in this pricing:
Exclusive use
Non consumables (e.g. linen, lights etc.)
Private room(s) included (non-exclusive use)
External caterers not permitted
Furniture included
Guest accommodation included
Couple accommodation included
Wedding coordinator available on the day
Multiple course wedding breakfast

In-house catering
(price per head)

Prices Start At
Maximum Price
- 3 course wedding breakfast. - reception drinks, toast drinks and half a bottle of wine per person included with catering prices. - evening buffet.
What is included in this pricing:
Bespoke menu available
Menu tasting included
No corkage fee
Wine allowance per guest
Minimum numbers apply
Cutlery included
Multiple course wedding breakfast
Table linen included
Features & Capacity


Venue Type
Country House
Manor House
Dining Capacity
Reception Capacity
No. of Bedrooms
Sleeps No. of People
Bridal Suite
Honeymoon Suite
Usual Access Time
11:00 AM
Usual Finish Time
12:00 PM


Landscaped Gardens
Exclusive Use
Bridal Changing Facilities
Grade I/II Listed Building
On-Site Parking
In-House Wedding Coordinator

Ceremony & Reception

Sound System Available
Fireworks Permitted
Wedding Licence
Confetti Permitted

Food and Drink

In-House Wine List
In-house Catering
Halal Catering
Alcohol Licence
Full Description
Civil Ceremonies We are licensed to hold Civil Ceremonies in our beautiful Orangery and Charrington Rooms. Our Baby Grand Piano is perfectly located for ceremonies in the Conservatory. The Reception We offer a number of options designed to suit individual needs and budgets and you will find these in the accompanying information. If you find that these options do not meet your requirements, we are able to create a package for you incorporating menus, reception drinks, wines etc. from our extensive range. Should you need to opt for a bespoke package this can be arranged, please enquire for further details. Our Wedding Coordinators and experienced team will lead you through the whole process from the initial meeting, planning, and through to the day itself.

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Ruth Adamson
I would be delighted to meet you, and talk about your special day. We pride ourselves on attentiveness and kindness and looking after you! Please enquire so we can get to know you and help you prepare for your special day.


Year Business Was Established
No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
No. of People In Team
Hayley Evans
Wedding: April
April 2022
Lovely local venue
It's always a pleasure to visit the Dovecliff! Such a lovely venue and grounds, helpful staff and great food
The Dancefloor Company
Wedding: February
March 2022
Outstanding Venue
I can’t praise this venue enough that I supply dance floors for. Great communication with all the staff from start to finish making it a pleasure to work with. After speaking to my customers, some who have booked from my recommendation, all totally agree with me. Stunning venue with fabulous staff, if you are looking for a wow factor, this is the venue. The Dance floor company
Mara & Becky
Happy couple married in February
March 2022
We loved it all!
Now that the dust has settled I thought I'd just reach out to say THANK YOU! for making our day so special and smooth sailing! We loved it all! Everything from the running of the day, the food (which got numerous compliments) to the staff was incredible! All of the staff working that day were amazing especially Jordan who went above and beyond! Looking forward to seeing you soon! Becky and Mara
Mara & Becky
Wedding: January
March 2022
Out of this world
My Daughter and Daughter in law had their wedding with you on 20th January and honestly can not praise you guys enough. We were lucky enough to have the hotel for a couple of days. The hotel was stunning, food and rooms were amazing and every need was catered for. The whole wedding was special and beautiful. The staff deserve a special mention as they worked tirelessly to make sure nothing was too much trouble. Honestly from the bottom of my heart, Thank you for making My daughter and daughter in laws wedding just out of this world and everything they dreamt it would be X
Susan & Mark
Happy couple married in October
March 2022
Wow amazing wedding experience!
We recently had our much delayed and re-arranged wedding at this beautiful venue which was spectacular from the interior to the exterior. It was so surreal - the whole experience was beyond our expectations. We booked a number of rooms for the night before for the groom and some guests. There was a music tribute night on the Friday night and the staff accommodated us by providing us with exclusive use of the library room for our privacy, including dining and the remaining evening. On the day of our wedding, staff ensured a perfectly smooth event. We had exclusive use of the whole hotel and grounds, enabling guests to arrive earlier and relax in a beautiful environment. The grounds are well-maintained in addition to the immaculate high standard of the rooms. The bridal suite exceeded our expectations with an amazing view of the grounds. Our gratitude to Luke, Ruth and the team and in particular to the chef who mastered the perfection of gluten free pastry. The guests have commented on how spectacular the food was in addition to the venue. We thank you for making our day sooooo amazing and look forward to visiting you all again.
Liam & Nicol
Happy couple married in July
April 2022
The Best Day of Our Lives
Where to start! Our wedding was postponed three times due to the Covid 19 Pandemic, and each and every time Dovecliff Hall were there to guide and support us in every way possible. Our wedding day, which was on the hottest and most beautiful day of the year only got better and better as the day went on. To wake up and the sun to be already shining, it was magical! The Grounds were breathtaking.. The team at Dovecliff were amazing all throughout the day, they tried there hardest to keep all the guests comfortable in the sweltering heat, and made sure everything ran smoothly. We had the most beautiful day, and it truly was the best day of our lives. Myself and my Husband cannot thank the team at Dovecliff enough for all there help and support, which meant our day could be as beautiful as it turned out to be!
Location & Contact Details


Dovecliff Road, Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire, DE13 0DJ, England

Nearest Town

Burton upon Trent/Derby

Nearest Motorway & Junction


Nearest Train Station

Burton upon Trent

Nearest Airport

East Midlands

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Describe the best wedding that happened at your venue?

All our weddings are unique and very special - tailored for each individual couple.

What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?

We feel that the lead up to the wedding should be almost as exciting as the wedding day itself. At Dovecliff Hall our team works hard to make the planning process is enjoyable and stress-free as possible while giving you the reassurance that every eventuality is taken care of.

What’s your favourite personal touch you’ve seen at a wedding?

All weddings are so unique, and that's what I love about them. Every personal touch is different.

Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.

Exclusive, Unique, Countryside, Tailormade, Secluded

Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?

Our sprawling grounds offer various fantastic photo opportunities, but my personal favourites are underneath the ancient cedar tree with the backdrop of the Hotel or between the lavender path.

Have you had any celebrity guest or wedding at your venue?

That would be telling - discretion is key.

What’s your favourite canapé?

Choux Buns with Cream Cheese and Chives!

What’s your favourite midnight treat?

Anything salted caramel!

What is your venue's most unique feature?

At the Dovecliff we offer exclusive use of the whole hotel for your wedding party. This means that the only people you will see on your special weekend will be your invited guests and our staff.

What part of your business are you most proud of?

Our culture, we have a fantastic team and a beautiful venue.

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