De Vere Wotton House Hotel, Dorking
Muddy says: This prestigious country house hotel and garden has the wow factor for a wedding, but also offers stylish rooms and a top-quality restaurant.
De Vere Wotton House hotel near Dorking is an impressive estate which certainly has the wow factor. And the 17th-century house, which was once the former seat of the Evelyn family, has a long tradition of entertaining guests.
And as a wedding venue, there’s a lot to offer. A mix of original features and 21st-century style set the tone which will create a wedding day like no other. Or you may chose to set your wedding day amidst the beautiful Italian Gardens. In the Old Library, grand vaulted ceilings and original fireplaces, create a stunning space, whilst the light and airy Evelyn and Wotton Suites provide a modern backdrop with access to the gardens.
A collection of beautifully refurbished bedrooms and suites mean the wedding party have a short stumble upstairs when the party’s over.
Dining is relaxed whether it’s a meal in the 1877 Restaurant, or a party for 200 with simple, unfussy yet delicious food. Afternoon tea is served daily in The Morning Room.
There are 13 acres of grounds, and a collection of Hunter wellies in the boot room mean you can explore the Italian gardens, Roman temples and manicured lawns.