Free advice on wedding planning for brides-to-be will be on
offer at the elegant
Macdonald Compleat Angler Hotel at four special events between
January and April. Licensed for civil ceremonies, the four AA red
star hotel is romantically beside one of the loveliest stretches of
the river Thames at Marlow Bridge, Buckinghamshire. The hotel
would also be pleased to welcome bridal couples at any other time
to share a glass of Prosecco and look around the facilities.
First event is the Guides for Brides Wedding Fayre on Sunday
11th January. Come along between 11am and 3pm and meet
the best of Berkshire and Buckinghamshire's wedding suppliers.
Every bride-to-be will receive a complimentary goody bag with lots
of information to help plan the perfect wedding; for more details
If you miss the date there are two special Wedding Open Evenings
on Thursday, 19th February and 9th April
between 5.30 and 8pm. Future brides and grooms can view Macdonald
Compleat Angler's function rooms staged for a wedding celebration
and discuss details for their special day with one of the hotel's
A Wedding Experience Day will also be held on Sunday,
8th March presenting a further opportunity to see the
facilities. Brides will be able to meet a range of wedding
suppliers from florists and photographers to limousine hire and
entertainment providers. After a tour, relax with some light
refreshments and the team will assist with any questions about
holding a wedding at the hotel.
Dating back to the 17th century the hotel takes its
name from Isaak Walton's world-famous book on angling yet remains
an idyllic setting for a magical 21st century wedding
all year round. The riverside lawn is a perfect backdrop for
outdoor photography and afterwards couples can set sail as man and
wife in one of the hotel's dedicated wedding boats.
The hotel's elegant banqueting suite offers flexible combination
with four versatile rooms decorated in regency style able to
accommodate up to 120 guests for a wedding breakfast and 200
evening guests. With its panoramic windows, the Terrace
has stunning watery views across the hotel's lush green lawn to
the river, which is lit up at night with reflections from its banks
and passing boats. Combine this with the gentle tones of a harpist,
or pianist and you have the perfect place for champagne cocktails.
Head Chef, Michael Lloyd, overseas the wedding catering as well
as the newly refurbished AA two rosette Riverside Restaurant. The
hotel's second restaurant, Sindhu by Atul Kochhar, is the latest
from the Michelin-starred chef. A world-renowned chef-patron, he
was the first to win a Michelin star for Indian cuisine.
Many of the stylish 64 bedrooms and suites have lovely river
views while some are within the pleasing sight and sound of
cascading water over Marlow Weir. Décor is chic and contemporary
whilst maintaining a high level of comfort; there are six
four-poster rooms, including the bridal suite, which also has a
private balcony overlooking the river for an extra dimension of
For more details and a wedding pack call Macdonald Compleat
Angler on 0844 879 9128 or visit www.MacdonaldHotels.co.uk/CompleatAngler.
The hotel is a member of Macdonald Hotels & Resorts Signature