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in South Wales' most
Romantic Castle Wedding Venue

Exclusive Use Wedding Packages in Welsh Castle
- a stunning Wedding Venue in South Wales

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Craig y Nos Castle winner Best Wedding Venue Wales

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.

Best Value: 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 B&B rates for guests have not been increased since 2010 - read more.

South Wales Weddings Ceremonies
Award winning Castle Wedding Venue in South Wales for your big day!

Marry in our Grade One Listed historic opera house, a grand wedding ceremony room seating up to 150.

Welcome drinks in the Nicolini Lounge or in Gardens.

Your wedding photographs in Courtyard, Castle Gardens and Country Park.

A leisurely and relaxed wedding banquet in our stunning Conservatory.

Your evening wedding party in either Conservatory or a separate evening function room.

Experienced wedding team always on hand to help plan your wedding, via email and our chat service, in the lead up to your wedding day.

Wedding Venue Planning service ensures your wedding day runs perfectly. See Plan your Wedding in our Castle.
South Wales Weddings Ceremonies
South Wales Weddings Ceremony Room

Here's your wedding itinerary -

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 a quick Video show-around of  Ceremony Room
Castle Wedding Venue Wales Ceremony Room Wedding Packages

The historic opera house at Craig y Nos was built by a world-renowned opera star to entertain her society guests and European Royalty.
Castle Wedding Venue Wales Ceremony Room Craig y Nos Castle

Princess (or Prince!) of the Castle

Craig y Nos, where you are Prince/ Princess, or Princes/ Princesses of the Castle for your Wedding Day
Swansea Wedding Venue Craig y Nos Castle

Time: 13:30 - 14:00

Enjoy your welcome drinks on theatre lawn, or in cosy lounge by Reception. Homely wood burning stoves and cosy, traditional fireplaces guarantee a warm welcome for your guests - see Wedding Drinks.
Wedding Venue South Wales Craig y Nos Castle
Wedding Venue South Wales Craig y Nos Castle
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.
Wedding Venue South Wales Craig y Nos Castle Wedding Packages
Wedding Venue South Wales Craig y Nos Castle Wedding Packages

Acres of Photo Opportunities for you in all seasons
in Country Park & Castle Grounds

The Boating Lake at Craig y Nos Castle Wedding Venue in Wales
Wedding Venues South Wales Craig y Nos Castle Country Park Boating Lake

Suggested Time: 16:00 - 19:00

Restored to its original Victorian splendour, our Conservatory enjoys stunning views over the Brecon Beacons.
Craig y Nos Castle Wedding Venue Swansea Conservatory Wedding Breakfast pale yellow ribboned chair covers
Craig y Nos Castle Wedding Venue Swansea Conservatory Wedding Breakfast pale yellow ribboned chair covers

A wall of windows overlooks beautiful mountain scenery.  See Wedding Reception Room.  

See your Wedding Table Settings here.

Swansea Wedding Venue Craig y Nos Castle

Suggested Time: 20:00 – 24:00

Your DJ ses up in our large function room while you dine in Conservatory. No waiting around while your function room is 'made ready' for evening party.

Large weddings use Conservatory for the day and Function Room & bar for the evening. Smaller Midweek and Last Minute weddings use the Conservatory for both Day and Evening.

Evening Wedding Package Wedding Venue South Wales Craig y Nos Castle

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....
Wedding Venue South Wales Craig y Nos Castle
Swansea Wedding Reception Venue Craig y Nos CastleCraig y Nos Castle Courtyard

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.

Wedding Venue South Wales Craig y Nos Castle

Weekend Weddings for larger weddings

Intimate Wedding Package for smaller weddings

Our unbeatable Last Minute deals offer best Value anywhere

First qtr 2023 from just £3,200 for 50 guests - read more

Best 2023 Weekend Wedding Offer

12/09/2022 - 10:24 hrs: Fri 21 & Sat 22 Apr 2023, and Fri 19 May 2023, released today for our Last Minute Wedding Package for 80 guests at £5120 (Option A).

Key Weekend Dates on 'Last Minute'

Jan - Mar 2023 now on Last Minute Wedding Package for Min. 50 guests, £3200 (Option A)

21 & 22 Apr & 19 May 2023 now Min. 80 guests, £5120 (A)

Fridays 4th & 18th Nov 2022 for min 50 day guests, £3,200 (A)

Saturdays 3rd & 10th Dec 2022 for min 50 guests, £3,200 (A)

New Years Eve 2022 Min 120, £7,680 (A), or (B) £9,420.00

Wedding Venue South Wales Evening Wedding Party

- 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 = £26,919 but as Bride & Groom while this offer lasts you can pay an
Inflation Busting rate of £10,775 - read more* - rates fixed for 2023-2024

Marrying on Saturday? - read more
Craig y Nos Castle Wedding Packages
Marrying on a Friday? - read more
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Same Sex Weddings in Wales
Planning something a little different?

Some Couples replace the traditional 'Wedding Breakfast' with a Cream Tea in the afternoon and an evening buffet

- see

Or are you looking for a smaller wedding?

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Theatre gardens at Craig y Nos Castle Weddings
Theatre gardens at Craig y Nos Castle Weddings

Go to Wedding Package Selector - for the best wedding package for your guest numbers




Go to 'Function Rooms' to see inside.

Go to 'Weekend Wedding Package' for our Friday/ Saturday wedding package, or browse midweek wedding packages.

See Last Minute Wedding Package weddings within 6 months.

To visit our venue, go to 'Book a Viewing' or if travelling from further away, see our Wine & Dine B&B stay here.


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,

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'.

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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.

Craig y Nos Castle won the Welsh Wedding Awards Wedding Venue of the Year 2020 at the Awards Presentation on 19/02/2020
Welsh wedding awards winner Craig y Nos Castle

See Index of rare Historic Pictures of the Castle a century or more ago here

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