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The Perfect Wedding Venue in Chester - Macdonald Craxton Wood Hotel & SpaMacdonald Craxton Wood Hotel & SpaAA 4 Stars

Macdonald Craxton Wood Hotel & SpaParkgate Road, LedshamChesterCH66 9PBTel 0344 879 9038

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Weddings at Macdonald Hotels & Resorts
  • One bride, one wedding, one day
  • 27 acres of secluded woodland and gardens perfect for photos
  • Pre wedding dinner in our AA rosette restaurant
  • Choose from an indoor or outdoor ceremony
  • Arrive by helicopter on our lawns
  • Enjoy a pre pamper in our vital spa
  • Finish the end of your night with a fireworks display!

Weddings are always special, but at Macdonald Craxton Wood Hotel & Spa they are truly unforgettable. Our stunning function rooms and gardens are the perfect setting for the wedding of your dreams in Chester. Held in the magnificent Craxton suite which is bathed in natural light from its full length windows and with doors opening into the gardens, where you can host up to 250 guests on your big day.  

Whether your are looking to hold a grand celebration in our self contained suite, an intimate affair for close family or a summer ceremony in our manicured gardens, we can cater for all budgets and requirements.  Our scenic gardens make the ideal venue for marquee weddings with a picture perfect backdrop for your photos.  

Sinita, our dedicated wedding coordinator is always on hand to advise you on everything from our range of delicious dining options to decorations for your tables, so that when the time comes, you can simply relax and enjoy the magic of your special day.  Our chefs are also commitied to creating dishes which both you and your guests will delight in, from the freshest, seasonal ingredients.  

We are please to offer you a number of exclusive discounts from a carefully chosen number of local suppliers should you plan your wedding with us.

Come along and meet with our special events team at our Wedding Open Evenings: 

  • 25th October 5-8pm
  • 8th, 15th & 29th November 5-8pm
  • 6th & 20th December 5-8pm

Alternatively, you can attend our Wedding Venue Showcase in the Craxton Wood Suite every Thursday evening 5pm-8pm from 18th October.

One Big Day Wedding Showcase Events 

17th February 2019

22nd September 2019


You all did a fantastic job and the day was more

Mr and Mrs Lunt, Winter Wedding

Book Macdonald Craxton Wood Hotel & Spa

Call us on 0344 879 9038

For religious ceremonies, we are happy for you to provide your own minister to perform the ceremony within the hotel.