The Fleece Countryside Inn

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£2700 - £8400 for a package
Up to 110
7 Bedrooms
Exclusive Use
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Situated in the beautiful countryside in Halifax, West Yorkshire with the help of an experienced wedding planner (included in the price) you are guaranteed to get the wedding you've always dreamed of.
Pricing & Costs

Packages
(price per head)

Prices Start At
£65
Maximum Price
£81
Minimum Number of Guests
30
For smaller weddings please refer to our Nearest and Dearest Package at £65 per person for up to 30 people If you don't see a package that suits your needs don't worry! We can create a bespoke wedding just for you! :)
What is included in this pricing:
Wedding coordinator available on the day
Wine / soft drinks allowance per guest
Canapés included
Furniture included
Exclusive use
Multiple course wedding breakfast
Non consumables (e.g. linen, lights etc.)
Private room(s) included (non-exclusive use)

Packages
(total price)

Prices Start At
£2,700
Maximum Price
£8,400
Number of Guests Included
80
For smaller weddings please refer to our Nearest and Dearest Package at £65 per person for up to 30 people Marry Me Now Package is £2,700 based on 40 day guests and 80 evening guests Marry Me Midweek Package is £3,300 based on 40 day guests and 80 evening guests Winter Wedding Package is £6,100 based on 50 day guests and 100 evening guests Summer Wedding Package is £8,400 based on 80 day guests and 120 evening guests Each package can be modified to accommodate each bride and grooms individual requirements. We can also add guests onto packages if you have a bigger guests list!
What is included in this pricing:
Wedding coordinator available on the day
Wine / soft drinks allowance per guest
Canapés included
Furniture included
Couple accommodation included
Multiple course wedding breakfast
Non consumables (e.g. linen, lights etc.)
Private room(s) included (non-exclusive use)
Features & Capacity

Overview

Venue Type
Pub
Restaurant
Dining Capacity
110
Reception Capacity
250
No. of Bedrooms
7
Sleeps No. of People
18
Bridal Suite
Honeymoon Suite
Usual Access Time
10:00 AM
Usual Finish Time
12:00 AM

Food and Drink

Asian Catering
In-House Wine List
In-house Catering
Halal Catering
Alcohol Licence
Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol

Ceremony & Reception

Confetti Permitted
Church Within Walking Distance
Dancefloor Available
Wedding Licence

Venue

Exclusive Use
Open Flame Permitted
Bridal Changing Facilities
Disabled Access
On-Site Parking
Outdoor Reception Space
In-House Wedding Coordinator

Cultural Specialists

Other
Jewish Wedding Specialist
Muslim Wedding Specialist
Asian Wedding Specialist
Full Description
We provide a variety of straight talking packages that make organising your wedding a dream. We can personalise each one to suit your exact needs or create a bespoke wedding tailored entirely for you! From a small intimate gathering in our Netherwood Suite, to a large wedding with all your friends and family, we can provide you with a truly memorable day. Your Forever After starts here at The Fleece Countryside Inn Our Grade-II listed Stone Barn with oak floors; timber beams and natural acoustics offer the perfect setting for saying ‘I DO’. We are licensed for civil ceremonies, partnerships, blessings and renewals of vows within the exclusive use of our function room, private bar and outside terrace. Our summer package includes your ceremony here with us at The Fleece! So all you have to do is book your ceremony time with Calderdale Council. We can hold your ceremony here at The Fleece for up to 110 guests! Looking for a more traditional ceremony? No problem, there are 3 different parish churches only a few miles away in Ripponden. We will be here ready to greet you and your guests with Prosecco and mouth watering Canapés. Wine and Dine as the new Mr and Mrs Our Executive Chef with over 30 years of experience working in Rosette and Michelin standard kitchens across the UK and Europe has lovingly designed and prepared all our wedding menus. From our warming roasts in the Winter months to our mouth watering dishes in Summer, each menu is specifically designed to cater for your wedding season. Ahead of your big day you will be invited to try our dishes and wine to find the perfect combination for your special day! Let the Party Commence! Celebrate with all your friends and family at your evening reception with us here at The Fleece! You can dance the night away with our in house DJ and drink lovingly made cocktails.

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Carrie-Anne
You've taken a great 1st step, to creating your perfect day!! We will be in touch as quickly as possible to arrange a viewing and to discuss your special day here at The Fleece!

Experience

No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
Yes
No. of People In Team
12
Reviews
(17)
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Gareth & Tracy
Happy couple married in October
November 2022
An amazing day!
Wow, where to start?! We had an absolutely amazing day from start to finish. The team were amazing, so attentive and helped with so many parts of the day. The food was amazing! So many of our guests are going to be venturing back to sample the menus. It felt like we had exclusive use of the venue, but without the excessive price tag. The views are amazing, and the autumn colours outside the venue really added to our photos. I did get really anxious about our wedding day, but the team did absolutely everything they could for us that it meant we could just enjoy our day. They had everything in hand. Our wedding suite was beautiful too. I can't wait to go back for our anniversary. Thank you again!
R
Rachael and Richard
Happy couple married in August
August 2022
The perfect day
We got married at the Fleece at the start of August 2022. Everything about the day was perfect. Carrie-Anne and team were fab from the moment we booked, communicating clearly and answering any questions we had. The team were very accommodating, we had quite a few different dietary requirements and all were catered for. The ceremony was beautiful, the reception/food was gorgeous and the evening was so much fun. Seamless from start to finish. Not to mention the stunning views! All of this for a very reasonable price tag. Would highly recommend.
C
Charlotte & Jack
Happy couple married in February
August 2022
Our wedding day feb 2022
Me and my husband got married here in February 2022. We had a wonderful day and it was the perfect venue for us! All staff were very friendly and accommodating. Our day seemed to flow naturally and the food was amazing and pleased all our guests! The DJ provided by the fleece provided a great atmosphere for the evening celebrations too. A stunning venue with a warm and welcoming atmosphere.
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Helen Jones
Wedding: November
December 2020
They had a really lovely day.
5/5 They worked really hard to ensure my nephew's wedding went ahead today. They had a really lovely day. Great food and covid safe.
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Jack & Lorna
Happy couple married in October
November 2020
we couldn't have wished for anything better.
"We originally booked our wedding in January 2019 and had planned for 40 day guests and 80 evening guests. However, with the restrictions in place when we got married in October, we were only allowed 15 people in total (including the bride and groom). This obviously wasn't as planned and was upsetting at the time, but, we were adamant that we were going to get married, and in the end, we both thought the smaller wedding was perfect and we couldn't have wished for anything better. "The fewer guests made both the ceremony and the reception more intimate, and with only our family and close friends there, it certainly felt more personal for us both. Throughout the day and evening, all our guests were mingling, and it gave us more time to spend with everyone who attended, without the large number of guests pulling us from pillar to post. To fill out some of the time, we did a wedding quiz, which everyone got involved with and it really added to the day. "We initially thought that the lower number of guests would make the room feel too big, however, this wasn't the case. The Fleece laid everything out perfectly in both the day and the evening. The staff were so attentive to all our guests and made everyone feel safe and accommodated for. Alongside this, the food was exceptional. "I wouldn't worry about going ahead with a wedding in these current times and would recommend a smaller wedding to anyone." Jack and Lorna - 30.10.20
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Sue & Gordon
Happy couple married in October
November 2020
everyone involved in our day made it super relaxed
After having to rearrange our wedding twice due to COVID in 2020 we were lucky to get married in October. We want to thank Team Fleece for firstly being so accommodating and secondly for an absolutely brilliant day. COVID restrictions were in place which meant there was only 15 of us but everyone involved in our day made it super relaxed and enjoyable. Special mention too to Carrie-Anne, you truly are a star! The venue looked stunning for the ceremony and meal thanks to ‘your aisle style’ and The Fleece. Even though we were a smaller party than originally planned the venue was set out so it felt cosy. All of our guests enjoyed the day and the food was delicious, especially the sticky toffee pudding. Thanks again Team Fleece, we wouldn’t hesitate to book you for an event in the future xx
Location & Contact Details

Address

Ripponden New Bank, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX4 0DJ, England

Travel Notes

Nearest Town

Halifax

Nearest Motorway & Junction

M62

Nearest Train Station

Halifax

Nearest Airport

Manchester

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FAQ
(10)

Describe the best wedding that happened at your venue?

We have had the privilege to host the most amazing and kind couples but the one's that stick out the most are weddings with games! Such as cocktail hour competitions, or the bring me up game! Always great entertainment for the guests and Fleece staff alike!

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

Get a wedding planner book! There are some amazing ones on the market with tips, timelines and every list you could possibly need! They are ideal for the less organised bride to help make the process easier, plus oh so satisfying for the highly organised Bride that loves a good expense sheet!

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

We absolutely loved Summer and Ashley's Table names, they were places they had been together displayed with a picture of them in location! Then people had to find their seat by looking at a map of the world!

Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.

Beautiful Countryside Views, Welcoming Wedding Team, Streamline Service, Modern Country Decor, Inviting

Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?

On your private terrace with the rolling countryside views in the background.

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

Mary Berry

What’s your favourite canapé?

Posh Fish & Chips

What’s your favourite midnight treat?

Jerk Chicken Wings

What is your venue's most unique feature?

Stunning Outdoor Terrace with our beautiful countryside views

What part of your business are you most proud of?

Customer Service, everything we do is to make our Bride and Grooms feel extra special and to make sure they are in love with The Fleece!

Bridebook Benefits

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