Describe the best wedding that happened at your venue?
We recently had a wedding party who had a live casino and had a cocktail hour. We felt they were celebrating in true James Bond style!
What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Enjoy it! We are here every step of the way to take any stress or worry out of your day and the planning leading up to it, leaving you to enjoy planning all the exciting details.
What’s your favourite personal touch you’ve seen at a wedding?
A Bride and Groom's surname was Haddock and they had little chocolate fish for favours with a little note 'There are 2 less fish in the sea'. I Loved it!
Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.
Modern, Contemporary, Luxurious, Exclusive, Picturesque, Breath-taking
Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?
Our manicured gardens will be jam packed with secluded little spots you and your photographer will love! We also have beautiful florals dotted all over our beautiful venue!
Have you had any celebrity guest or wedding at your venue?
We have had a footballer as one of our wedding guests.... You may see him on some of our Instagram tagged photos...
What’s your favourite canapé?
Yorkshire pudding with beef and gravy bites - you can’t come to Yorkshire and not have this!
What’s your favourite midnight treat?
S’mores - we love making our own s’mores with our very own heaters here at Oakwood with a side of an espresso martini! You know where you’ll find us!
What is your venue's most unique feature?
Our Ceremony Hall is truly spectacular and offers such a wonderful space to say your vows. We have beautiful floor to ceiling curtain lights which truly are the perfect backdrop to you 'I do!'.
What part of your business are you most proud of?
Absolutely everything! The venue was born from a family who ran a farm and it is unrecognisable from where we began. The transformation into The Oakwood at Ryther has been nothing short but spectacular!