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The Dower House Hotel


Alcohol License
Buffet Meal Facilities
Car Parking
Church Nearby
Civil Licence
DJ Facilities
Entertainment License
Evening Reception Facilities
Exclusive Use
Live Band Facilities
Onsite Catering
180 capacity

The feel

The Dower House Hotel is an elegant and intimate country house hotel, full of character and charm, located in the lovely village of Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire.

The Dower House Hotel offers a delightful choice of setting, whether your wedding is a small intimate affair or a larger celebration. Inside the atmosphere of The Dower House Hotel creates a sense of romance and charm. Outside, the grounds provide the ultimate backdrop for your wedding photography.

Our fabulous Folly in the beautiful hotel grounds is licensed for Civil Ceremonies, and our elegant Orchard Suite will accommodate you and your guests for your delicious Wedding Breakfast meal. You can then dance the night away under our stunning sparkly ceiling.

We will take care of every detail from the planning through to your big day. Our excellent team will be on hand to help every step of the way to ensure your dream day is everything you could wish for and more.

We have packages, carefully planned to ease your wedding planning worries, and if these don’t suit your dream day, our experienced Wedding Planner will create a bespoke package just for you.

Don’t want anyone else at the hotel apart from your guests for your dream day? No problem! Enquire about our exclusivity packages. But rest assured we only host one wedding per day so yours will be the only celebration hosted at the Hotel on your special day.

Please enquire today to discover the details of our Elegance & Indulgence packages and our specially created wedding menus.

  • We have licensed venues both in our lovely hotel and in our beautiful grounds for Civil Ceremonies.
  • We have a variety of rooms for your wedding breakfast and evening receptions depending on the size of your wedding.
  • We only host one wedding per day.
  • We have packages designed for 80 day guests and 100 evening guests and for 60 day guests and 80 evening guests.
  • We can accommodate a maximum of 120 guests for your wedding breakfast and up to 180 for your evening Reception.
  • We can offer exclusivity of our entire Country House Hotel.
  • We have 21 bedrooms available for your guests to book for overnight accommodation.


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Mr and Mrs Couldron

9 Jul 2020

I got Married at the dower house on the 9th July!! It was absolutley out of this world!! Couldn’t of asked for anything more, Anne and all the staff were…

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Cindy Mountcastle

2 Sep 2017

From walking in the door for our first appointment with Anne to view the venue we felt at home, Anne was so friendly and happy she obviously loves her job…

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Lorraine and Adrian

2 Oct 2015

We held our wedding at the Dower House and it was amazing, absolutely perfect. Sharon, the wedding coordinator, tailor made everything to suit us, nothing was too much trouble. Much…

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Jacqueline & Andrew

20 Aug 2015

‘We couldn’t be happier to recommend The Dower House Hotel as a wedding venue! The hotel met our every expectation both in the lead up to our Summer wedding &…

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Rob & Jayne Gowler

29 Nov 2014

We had our ceremony and party at The Dower House. We didn’t want the traditional wedding breakfast but wanted a black tie ball with a christmas theme. Ann was absoulutely…

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Are there bedrooms for overnight accommodation?
Dower House Hotel accommodates 21 Elegant Bedrooms, including our Luxurious Honeymoon Suite that is complimentary with the wedding.
How many people can you accommodate for dining?
The Orchard Suite offers a maximum of 120 guests for your wedding breakfast or 180 for the evening reception.
Is your venue licensed for ceremonies inside and outside?
The hotel is licensed for Civil Ceremonies, from 10 guests up to 80 guests, in three indoor areas; Under our Garden Pagoda positioned under our graceful Weeping Willow tree, The Orchard Suite or The Garden Room.
Is there an exclusive use option?
If you love the idea of having a location that is exclusively yours for the duration of your wedding then the Dower House Hotel can arrange that too.

Late availability, offers & events

Wedding Open Day

Event | 18/09/2022

We’ll open our lovely hotel for you to view all our event rooms and spaces…

2023 Weekday Offer


Prices from: 5000

Book your wedding on a Sunday – Friday in 2023 before the end of August…


The Dower House Hotel
Manor Estate
Woodhall Spa
LN10 6PY

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The Dower House Hotel