The drinks reception at your Dunglass Estate wedding is a great opportunity for you to chat and share the loving atmosphere with your nearest and dearest. There’s lots of wonderful ways to really make this an unforgettable occasion, and add some little personalised touches to your drinks reception.
There’s nothing quite like having things for your guests to interact with. In this day and age of camera phones and social media, people love when they’ve lots of things to document, share and take photographs of! How about including a hanging personalised frame with your wedding date and hashtag on it? Or a perfectly pretty swing hanging from the massive tree outside the church, looking out to the beautiful North Sea.
Darling drinks tents
We’ve seen prosecco and tea tents in the past, which have been thoroughly enjoyed by all attending guests and wedding parties. It’s all about creating a talking point for your guests to enjoy and soak in, as well as putting a personal stamp on your big day. How about tents of your favourite drinks, a specific kind of alcohol (e.g. gin) or even a signature cocktail? The options are endless.
Inside our gorgeous marquee, your drinks reception can be equally as magical as an outdoor drinks reception. We’ve a sweet haven for your guests to enjoy, in the form of our candy cart. Besides, who doesn’t like indulging in a sugary treat or two?
The incredible 15th century church at Dunglass Estate is not only beautiful and atmospheric, it’s also kitted out with a top of the line PA system. This means you can play those songs that have a deep meaning and special connection to you both and help create the right atmosphere for you and your guests.
Hickory are here to make your dream wedding come to life. Get in touch with our talented wedding planners now to discuss your big day.
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Dunglass Estate weddings are exquisite, unforgettable occasions. To really make it a day to remember, we’ve come up with some luxurious extras to really enhance your magical big day.
Have you thought about having a groom’s reception? The groom can calm his nerves before the ceremony by welcoming your guests in a classy, stylish manner with a delicious pre-wedding drink. This is a truly wonderful way to start as you mean to go on and share the excitement and those butterflies in your stomach with your guests. Everyone can also share in the anticipation of the bride’s grand entrance!
To make sure you capture every second of your fairy tale wedding, get all the girls together for some delectable pre-wedding snacks before the ceremony. While pampering and getting ready for living every little girls’ dream, you can enjoy delicious finger sandwiches, homemade croissants or incredibly tasty sweet treats.
If you want to stay in the wedding bubble a bit longer and soak up all the love in the air, extend your stay and book an extra night in the ultra-luxe Dunglass House, or chic and cosy Stable Cottage and Laundry Cottage. This a great opportunity to make the most of everyone being close and spending quality time together. Time spent with your nearest and dearest is valuable and precious. It in itself creates magnificent memories.
Are you interested in booking one of these splendid extras for your big day? Get in touch with our expert wedding planners now.
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We want to make sure that your stay with us for your wedding at Dunglass Estate is a memorable one. To make all your wildest dreams come true, we’re introducing some additional packages we think you’ll fall head over heels in love with for 2016.
Enhance your stay with an early check-in and make the most of your time on the picturesque estate. Why not get an early check-in and have the estate all to yourselves before 12pm, or if you book a luxurious prosecco afternoon tea for your party in advance, you can get the early check-in for a reduced price. Time is precious and every moment matters when you’re creating lasting memories.
Our prosecco afternoon tea – created by our talented Head and Development chefs – could rival any chic hotel. What better way to start your time at Dunglass Estate than a treat of handmade finger sandwiches and a medley of French macaroons, among other delectable sweet treats. If you ask us, it’s the perfect sweet start to a magical weekend.
Feeling exhausted after all the celebrations? Book a late check- out with us so you can really relax and unwind after the wonderful wedding celebrations the day before. This late check-out is complimentary when you book a Sunday brunch with us in advance. For a minimum of 22 guests, you can indulge in delectable spinach and smoked salmon muffins or a selection of delicious traditional homemade pastries. What a great way to finish off a fabulous weekend away.
Our talented and experienced event planners can organise any other entertainment and experiences for you and your guests, just contact us to arrange a consultation.
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