Congratulations!

and welcome to The Castle Hotel in Taunton, Somerset. Thank you for considering us as your wedding venue.

We understand that getting married is one of the most important things you’ll ever do - and we want your wedding to be perfect.

From the moment you enter our grand hall, you'll feel the sense of romanticism that lingers throughout this historic hotel. The Castle is an elegant and unique town centre venue offering 4 beautiful ceremony rooms as well as 44 comfortable bedrooms.

And we love food. The Castle has an enviable reputation for culinary excellence. Our kitchen team source and use only the finest local ingredients. So you can rest assured that your wedding breakfast or dinner will be prepared to the highest standard.

Whilst you're here, check out our wedding packages. Many of our brides have found them to be very useful and good value.

Or, if you prefer to mix and match, then you must try our wedding calculator!

We can't wait to meet you to discuss all of your exciting plans. If we can be of any help, please do ring us on 01823 328303 or send us a message...

Let's Get Started...

What's your planning style - Like it Simple?
If ease of choice is what you’re looking for, try one of our wedding packages. Popular with Brides and Grooms over the years, we think, they cover what many couples are looking for.
Want More Choice?  Create your own wedding package.
If you are looking for complete individuality on your special day, then our ‘create your own’ packages might suit. You’ll find a selection of our menus and drink packages plus a handy wedding calculator that will help you keep within your budget.

Your Wedding Coordinators

Tess Chisholm

Tess is a West Country girl born and bred who recently returned from a three year stint in the Cotswolds, where she was Events Manager for two hotels.

Louise Lobley

Louise has worked in the travel industry for more than 15 years in various roles, including cabin crew, travel consultant and entertainments manager, both at home and abroad. She became an events coordinator 3 years ago and has experience organising everything from a meeting for 2 delegates to weddings for over 150 guests.

Our Rooms

The Penthouse

The Castle’s Penthouse makes a wonderful intimate wedding venue for up to 34 guests. The suite provides panoramic views of Taunton and the surrounding Blackdown & Quantock Hills.

The Music Room

Our grand Music Room with seating for up to 80 guests makes the perfect space for the larger wedding filled with family and friends.

The Wisteria Room

The Wisteria Room, located on the ground floor, accommodates up to 30 people dining or up to 60 for a wedding ceremony. The adjoining Garden Room can be opened to create space for larger weddings of up to 80 people.

The Garden Room

Our Garden room adjoins the Wisteria room on the ground floor of the hotel and overlooks the Castle's Norman moat wall. It seats up to 50 people on its own or it can be joined with the Wisteria room to create a large L-shape, comfortably seating up to 80 people.

Our Blog

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