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- Three Full Summer 2023 Weekends unexpectedly re-available due to recent postponements - two in August 2023! - read more.
- Stay overnight, Wine & Dine in our Conservatory at unique castle events during 2023. Invite yourself and your partner to a Murder Mystery on Fri 23rd June - read more
- Fabulous gourmet standard food! Surprise your partner and book a Wedding Menu Tasting Dinner for Two - see Wedding Menu Taster dates here.
Great Service & Friendly Staff
in South Wales' most
Romantic Castle Wedding Venue
Reception - 01639 730205
If no reply during holiday periods - ring Martin on 07804 516 351
Your Wedding Reception in a Castle - it's all yours for your Day
"We only allow one wedding a day in the castle, so
our Castle is exclusively yours for your wedding day"
This sets our castle apart from wedding venues in South Wales who have more than one wedding on same day.
Award winning Castle Wedding Venue in South Wales for your big day!
Best Value for Money Anywhere in Wales!
Despite high inflation, rapidly rising cost of living, venues everywhere re-assessing costs and charges, Craig y Nos Castle Weddings remain fixed on 2018 rates for Welcome Drinks, Wedding Breakfast and Evening Buffet. Our Wedding Night B&B rates for guests have not been increased since 2010 - see our 'Best Value for Money Guarantee' on all our Wedding Packages.
Read on for...
Your wedding itinerary &
Schedule of the Day
Ceremony Time: 13:00 - 13:30
Let the theatre be your stage for your Wedding Day!
Get married in our Grade One Listed Opera House. Allow 30-40 minutes for seating guests, wedding Ceremony, and everyone exiting theatre. Confetti may be thrown in theatre.
Wedding room fully licensed for weddings and civil ceremonies up to 150 guests. Styled on Wagner’s Opera House in Bayreuth, Bavaria with decor fit for elite gatherings.
See our Wedding Ceremony Slideshow
See a quick Video show-around of Ceremony Room
The historic opera house at Craig y Nos was built by a world-renowned opera star to entertain her society guests and European Royalty.
Princess (or Prince!) of the Castle
Craig y Nos, where you are Prince/ Princess, or Princes/ Princesses of the Castle for your Wedding Day
Your Wedding Photographs in Courtyard and Grounds
Suggested times 14:00 – 16:00
Allow two hours for your photos after Welcome Drinks in best locations in Gardens, Country Park & Courtyard.
Country Park Woodland and Boating Lake are delightful in all seasons. Photos in lower gardens by river include stunning backdrops of the castle. Tip: Have someone help get your wedding guests together for photos.
Our Wedding Photographers know the best locations - for unique and memorable photos in all weathers and seasons.
See quick video show-around of castle courtyard and front of castle.
Suggested Time: 20:00 – 24:00
Your DJ sets up in our large function room while you dine in Conservatory. No waiting around while your function room is 'made ready' for evening party.
Most weddings use Conservatory for the day and Function Room & bar for the evening.
After your wedding banquet, glide through to the evening party room with your DJ ready, lights dimmed and music playing.
Let Craig y Nos Castle wow your guests with its spacious high ceilinged rooms, characterful decor and warm, friendly atmosphere.
Craig y Nos Castle is renowned for meeting and exceeding the expectations of up to 120 couples each year. You'll feel relaxed and at home thanks to our warm and friendly staff.
A wedding at Craig y Nos Castle
is a dream come true....
A wedding at Craig y Nos Castle is both a dream come true and exceptional value for money. See savings on our wedding packages.
Craig y Nos is the perfect castle wedding venue for your special day.
Your wedding planner will select a Wedding Package that's just right for you - see all Wedding Packages.
Our unbeatable Last Minute deals
Marry in next 6 months 2023
£3,950 for 50 guests
for a Last Minute Wedding for any date up to end June 2023
07, 14 & 21 July 2023 - 3 Fridays
on same Last Minute deal
Premium Weekend VIP Wedding
- full Exclusive Use of Castle for a whole 2 day weekend 2023-5
Craig y Nos Castle's V.I.P. All Inclusive & Unique 2-day Wedding Package
Value = £28,394 but as Bride & Groom while this offer lasts you can pay an
Inflation Busting rate of £10,300 - read more* - rates fixed for 2023-2025
'Last Minute' Friday
14th & 21st July
Three Full Weekends
following last minute postponements/ cancellations as of 13/01/2023
...from only £10,300 but worth over £28,000 in value
Fri 18th & Sat 19th August
for VIP two day or one Day wedding
Fri 25th-Sat 26th August*
Different arrangements apply - If you book Saturday,
as Friday now has small event we'll offer night before D,B&B for up to 30 guests only
Fri 1st-Sat 2nd September
for VIP two day or one day wedding
Book Your Viewing Here
For New Brides & Grooms
Go to 'Function Rooms' to see inside.
Go to 'Weekend Wedding Package' for our Friday/ Saturday wedding package, or browse midweek wedding packages.
For evening see our Special Wedding Evening Entertainment Package.
View our Galleries of Weddings here.
See Ceremony Room.
See Last Minute Wedding Package weddings within 6 months.
See 'Available Dates 2023' here and 'Available Dates 2024' here.
Wedding Planning Links
for Booked Weddings
Congratulations! Browse our 'Essential Wedding Planner Guide' to plan your day.
See 'Planning your Wedding' for how we work with you to plan your wedding at the Castle.
See more on Table Plans,
See Room Booking and Reserving Accommodation for guests.
See Menu Planning
Choose your Wedding Suppliers.
For Room decor ideas see 'Wedding Themes by town'.
For table settings ideas see Conservatory Gallery and also see the new
If you've booked a wedding with accommodation use, see 'Room Use Guide'.
Congratulations to the Wedding Planning Team at Craig y Nos Castle
for Winning the
Wedding Planner My Hero Award 2022
Craig y Nos Castle won the Welsh Wedding Awards Wedding Venue of the Year 2020 at the Awards Presentation on 19/02/2020
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Find us on Brecon Road near Penycae, Powys, before the Welsh Show Caves. Post code SA9 1GL. Craig y Nos Castle overlooks its own Country Park, enjoying panoramic, scenic views of the Welsh countryside, and can house 150 guests. We are now 'cashless' - read more here.
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