Welcome to The Orangery, a luxury multi-award-winning waterside wedding venue in Kent, with its own private lake and tumbling waterfall. Located in the heart of Maidstone, you won’t believe your eyes when you walk through its wrought iron gates into nine acres of landscaped gardens. It’s a rural oasis in an urban location, benefitting from unbeatable transport links and accommodation options.
With weddings run by the exceptional team at Glow Events, The Orangery is exclusively yours for your wedding. You can enjoy a choice of three stunning ceremony locations, from the elegant gazebo on the lawn or the woodland lapa overlooking the lake, to the magnificent art-deco inspired garden room. Create your dream day with expert support every step of the way.
With views across the grounds, the elegant orangery provides the perfect location for an unforgettable wedding breakfast. You’ll enjoy a showstopping menu designed in partnership with our talented in-house catering team. As the sun sets and The Orangery transforms into a twilight oasis, enjoy a spectacular firework display over the lake before dancing the night away with your guests.
Weddings at The Orangery are run by the expert team at Glow Events, whose mission is to ensure you have the day of your dreams. With years of experience, they will guide you through the wedding planning process to ensure a stress-free experience that won’t leave you feeling frazzled by the time you reach the aisle. All our couples are granted exclusive access to Sonas, our online planning tool that’s dedicated to reducing time-consuming wedmin. On the day of your wedding, you can relax in the knowledge that every detail is taken care of by our team.
The Gazebo (Up to 150 Guests)
The elegant Gazebo is nestled within the landscaped grounds and provides an unforgettable setting to exchange your vows. There are numerous choices for you and your bridal party to make your entrance, including across the bridge or alongside the lake and waterfall.
The Lapa (Up to 150 Guests)
Couples choosing The Lapa for their ceremony will be able to make their way through the woodland walk for their grand entrance. Surrounded by ancient trees, The Lapa’s thatched roof is open on all sides to maintain magnificent views across the lake to the boathouse.
The Garden Room (Up to 150 Guests)
The magnificent Garden Room is an all year round stunning location for your civil ceremony. Five double doors span the front facade, providing guests with a perfect view of the beautiful garden and the bridal party as they make their entrance across the bridge.
The Bridal Suite
The Wisteria Suite is available to hire from 9am to midnight on the day of your wedding. The room is stylishly furnished with a dressing table, sofas, mirrors, and a changing screen.
The Orangery (Up to 170 day guests and 250 evening guests)
All dining takes place in The Orangery. With its simple elegance, The Orangery is aesthetically designed to incorporate all the elements required for both comfort and grandeur.
It is also the perfect party space for evening celebrations, with a fully stocked bar, a large dance floor, and a patio with parasols overlooking the lake.
Using the best of seasonal ingredients, our professional catering team will work with you to create your dream wedding breakfast menu. Food and wine tastings are available for all of our couples.
When holding your wedding ceremony or reception at The Orangery, you will enjoy exclusive access to 9 acres of landscaped gardens including a lake and waterfall for you and your guests to enjoy.
“The Orangery gave us the most magical wedding day and we are still in awe of how perfectly the day went. The team were able to accommodate all our requirements so that we could have the wedding of our dreams. Our friends and family have been full of praise at how wonderful all the Orangery team were and how beautiful the grounds are. We fell in love with The Orangery the moment we saw it and look forward to visiting again.”
Sridhar, via Hitched
FULL PACKAGE (our most popular option)
Everything you need for the perfect wedding ceremony and reception. Created specifically for you, based on the time of year you would like to get married, your preferred day of the week, and your total number of guests.
There is something so romantic about the sun setting over The Gardens and a twilight wedding captures that moment perfectly. Starting with a late ceremony at around 5pm surrounded by your family and friends.
Dreaming of a smaller wedding? Our intimate wedding package is suitable for up to 30 of your closest family and friends on selected dates in 2021.
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