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The Friars is a delightful and totally unique venue set in 40 acres of beautiful surroundings – the perfect setting for a romantic wedding reception with a difference. We offer a personalised service to the highest standards.  We have an in house catering team who will endeavour to meet your every need. We have our recommended florist and photographers at hand. There is overnight accommodation available for guests and a wedding suite for the bride and groom. 

If you are holding your reception in Pilgrims' Hall, a dedicated member of the team will be with you on your day to ensure the smooth running of the day allowing you time to enjoy the day. We will help you plan your bespoke wedding reception; our wonderful surroundings will make your day memorable In advance of your wedding, we will invite you to sample your chosen menu. We will discuss the finer points of your day to endeavour you have a truly unforgettable experience at the beginning of your married journey.

The North Barn hire starts from as little as £1200. A choice of packages are also available to suit your requirements and budgets. 

You can hold your wedding within the Pilgrims’ Hall (pictured) or the North Barn.

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Wedding Show

Visit our wedding showcase early 2019, dates to be confirmed.  

Reasons to hold your wedding reception at the The Friars.

  • A splendid Kentish setting
  • Quality catering with a choice of home-made menus (optional)
  • Use of some historic sites for photographs
  • A licensed bar at affordable prices or bring your own wine (corkage applies)
  • Access to the function room from 5pm the day before the event till 10am the day after.
  • Photography from Scorpio pictures
  • Competitively priced
  • Free parking

If you would like more information about our wedding packages please contact for further details.