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Your dream wedding starts here…
Lord Bute has been making fairytale weddings come true for over 20 years. Nestled in between the New Forest and the spectacular Dorset coast, the hotel sits in the original grounds of the Highcliffe Castle and is just a stone’s throw from sandy beaches and dramatic cliff tops. Close to the towns of Christchurch, Bournemouth and Lymington Lord Bute is the perfect South Coast choice for an extraordinary wedding.
 Everyone has individual ideas of what they want on their special day; intimate celebrations, stylish receptions and extravagant parties are all options at The Lord Bute. The experience and attention to detail of our team guarantees a truly memorable affair.

Our dedicated and highly experienced wedding coordinator will help you make your special occasion as unique as you are; whether you want an intimate celebration for or a lavish affair. They will bring their enthusiasm, knowledge and ideas along with their little black book of reputed suppliers to make sure nothing is overlooked so that you can have the wedding you’ve always dreamed of.

We offer daytime celebrations from 40 to 105 guests and up to 150 for evening receptions and because we know how special your day is we guarantee that yours will be the only wedding reception hosted by us each day. For a truly memorable experience we also offer exclusive use of the Lord Bute for the entire day and night or whole weekend.

Great food and wine plays an immensely important part of any celebration and even more so at the Lord Bute. What makes us truly unique is that our chefs do not require any pre-ordering from your guests, they simply choose what they want from your personally designed menu.

Just a short walk away is the breathtaking Highcliffe Castle where you can have photographs taken in these magnificent public grounds and beaches.

Our magical location, attention to detail and award-winning food makes us the perfect Dorset wedding venue.
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  • Exclusive use
  • Bridal Suite included in all packages
  • No pre ordering, guests order on the day from a menu created by you
  • Bespoke packages available
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Address: 181 Lymington Road, BH23 4JS Christchurch, Dorset