Tipi Chic | Coochicoo Cards

Best North East Wedding Venues – Part 14

We are almost at the end of the second week of featuring more best of the best #weddingvenues in the North East who we are very proud to work with, and be preferred wedding stationery provider for. This follows on from our Top Tips On Choosing Your Wedding Venue post and we are showcasing a different #weddingvenue every day for two weeks. So in no particular order today we feature the amazing TipiChic at well, anywhere you want it really!

Tipi Chic | Coochicoo Cards

TipiChic is an event in a tent, well a giant series of Tipis to be exact, the tipis are linked, lit and heated as required. With flooring, tables, seating, fire pit and mood lighting giving you a chilled or vibrant wedding in a surrounding that suit your tastes. It is about showing who you are on your wedding day. Everything from their giant indoor fire pits to their huge glitter ball and everything in between can be transported to a location of your choice. With plenty of room for their reasonably priced licensed bar, large dance floor and as many guests as you require you could have the Chic wedding of your dreams in a location that suits you. The Nordic Tipis are warm and cosy when the winter weather sets in and in the summer the sides can be opened to allow the outside in. Hay bales and fire pits outside are a welcome chill out spot for the summer nights. With their lantern lit carpeted pathways and huge choice of décor to dress the internal areas of the tipis your wedding can be as individual as you are. The team are on hand to not only make this the best day of your life but also the best event any of your guests have ever attended.

Tipi Chic inside tipi | Coochicoo Cards Tipi Chic outside | Coochicoo Cards

 

For more information visit http://tipichic.co.uk. Contact: James Calvert, T: 07582 661868, E: info@tipichic.co.uk

Manor House Hotel | Coochicoo Cards

Best North East Wedding Venues – Part 12

We continue the second week of featuring more best of the best #weddingvenues in the North East who we are very proud to work with, and be preferred wedding stationery provider for. This follows on from our Top Tips On Choosing Your Wedding Venue post and we are showcasing a different #weddingvenue every day for two weeks. So in no particular order today we feature the Manor House Hotel at The Green, West Auckland, Co Durham, DL14 9HW.

Manor House Hotel | Coochicoo CardsThe Manor House hotel is a 12th Century building and the perfect wedding venue for you. It is reputed to have been Henry VIII’s hunting lodge and home to the Eden family. The hotel has original wooden beams, sloping roofs and creaky floorboards, nooks, cracks and crannies that are all part of the building’s original foundations and give it its unique charm. The Manor House is situated in the beautiful village of West Auckland just 10 minutes away from Darlington and Durham. It is family owned and they pride themselves on friendly customer care and high quality food. It has a beautiful garden which is the perfect back-drop for your wedding photographs. They offer a wide selection of menus and drinks packages, or if you want something else they will work with you to create your own unique wedding day.

Manor House Hotel Gazebo | Coochicoo Cards Manor House Hotel room decor | Coochicoo Cards

For more information and to download their wedding brochure visit http://strhotels.co.uk/manor-house-hotel/weddings. Contact:Angie T: 01388 834 834, E: angie@manorhousehotel.net

Cover photo by Simon Hogben Photography

Bannatyne Hotel | Coochicoo Cards

Best North East Wedding Venues – Part 10

We continue the second week of featuring more best of the best #weddingvenues in the North East who we are very proud to work with, and be preferred wedding stationery provider for. This follows on from our Top Tips On Choosing Your Wedding Venue post and we are showcasing a different #weddingvenue every day for two weeks. So in no particular order today we feature the beautiful Bannatyne Hotel on Southend Avenue, Darlington, Co Durham, DL3 7HZ.

Bannatyne Hotel | Coochicoo CardsBannatyne Hotel is a stunning Grade II listed town house hotel which is the ideal setting for your special day. With character, style and warmth from the moment you step through the front door. Their ultimate desire is for you to enjoy your special day so the hotel has created the perfect setting, with superb cuisine and impeccable service, allowing thier devoted staff to provide everything that you need to make your wedding truly wonderful and unforgettable. They offer various rooms to cater for all sized weddings: Maxines Restaurant is charming yet dramatic, where traditional meets contemporary, with original marble fireplaces and original Georgian windows, caters for a wedding ceremony of 80 guests; The Wilber Suite is for the modern day couple and offers a light, airy and spacious setting for up to 120 ceremony guests; The Study overlooks the garden and is enhanced by its impressive original features and elegant decor and offers space for up to 20 guests; The Pavilion which is a unique backdrop to an outdoor ceremony, located in their beautiful gardens.

Bannatyne Hotel gazebo | Coochicoo Cards Bannatyne Hotel room decor | Coochicoo Cards

 

For more information and to download their wedding brochure visit www.bannatyne.co.uk/hotel/darlington/weddings. Contact: Jade MacGillivray, T: 01325 365858, E: events.darlingtonhotel@bannatyne.co.uk

Hammer and Pincers Tipis | Coochicoo Cards

Best North East Wedding Venues – Part 9

We continue the second week of featuring the best of the best #weddingvenues in the North East who we are very proud to work with, and be preferred wedding stationery provider for. This follows on from our Top Tips On Choosing Your Wedding Venue post and we are showcasing a different #weddingvenue every day for two weeks. So in no particular order today we feature the less formal Hammer & Pincers at Preston Lane, Preston-le-Skerne, Newton Aycliffe, DL5 6JH.

Hammer and Pincers Tipis | Coochicoo Cards

The Hammer and Pincers public house is situated in the rolling countryside but still convenient for nearby villages and towns. Owned and run by husband and wife, Peter and Rachel and Rachel’s brother Neil (Head Chef), the country pub is traditional but has been updated with a slightly more modern and contemporary look. Not only is it a pub but it is also a wedding venue with a difference! If your are looking for a relaxed and chilled out venue then you have come to the right place. The Hammer and Pincers is licensed to hold civil partnership/wedding ceremonies, which can take place in 2 rooms inside the pub or in a rustic garden wedding hut with giant tipi’s in the garden to hold your unique reception. Top quality catering and bar services come as standard with every event. The onsite camping and caravan site with toilet and shower facilities completes the outdoor theme, with camping pods planned for 2019.

Hammer and Pincers wedding | Coochicoo Cards Hammer and Pincers tipis | Coochicoo Cards

 

For more information visit https://www.thehammers.co. Contact: Rachel Walton, T: 01325 314873, E:thehammers.pub@gmail.com

Walworth Castle | Coochicoo Cards

Best North East Wedding Venues – Part 7

Continuing on from our Top Tips On Choosing Your Wedding Venue post we bring you details of the best of the best #weddingvenues in the North East. At Coochicoo Cards we are very proud to work with each of these venues and to be their preferred wedding stationery provider. We are featuring a different #weddingvenue every day for two weeks, so in no particular order today we end our first week with the gorgeous Walworth Castle at Walworth, Darlington, Co Durham, DL2 2LY.

Walworth Castle | Coochicoo CardsWalworth Castle Hotel is a stunning 12th century castle set in 18 acres o beautiful lawns and woodlands. This premier wedding venue in Darlington prides itself on superb customer care, being a high quality venue with food that is second to none. The hotel offers a wide selection of menu options and drinks packages, or if you are after something really special, you can work directly with their chef and management team to create your own unique wedding menu. Walworth Castle boasts a choice of settings for your day including a beautiful outdoor ceremony area in their Lady Palmers Pavilion which holds up to 80 guests; a unique historic Dungeon for your ceremony with a capacity for 40 guests; the beautiful and elegant Prince Bishops Ballroom with a capacity of 100 guests; and the Cardinals Court.

Walworth Castle Pavillion | Coochicoo CardsWalworth Castle table setting | Coochicoo CardsWe recently had the honour of being included in their wedding promotion video created by www.getfilm.co and working alongside www.lisacharlesvenuestyling.co.uk and www.flowersbynattrass.com which can be viewed here PROMO VIDEO .

For more information and to download their wedding brochure visit www.bw-walworthcastle.co.uk/weddings-at-the-castle. Contact: Ailsa Long, T: 01325 485470, E: events@walworthcastle.co.uk

 

Solberge Hall | Coochicoo Cards

Best North East Wedding Venues – Day 5

Continuing on from our our Top Tips On Choosing Your Wedding Venue post we bring you details of the best of the best #weddingvenues in the North East. At Coochicoo Cards we are very proud to work with each of these venues and to be their preferred wedding stationery provider. We are featuring a different #weddingvenue every day for two weeks, so in no particular order today we feature Solberge Hall at Newby Whiske, Northallerton, North Yorkshire, DL7 9ER.

Solberge Hall | Coochicoo CardsWith its tranquil setting in formal gardens tucked into the Northallerton countryside, the Georgian mansion Solberge Hall is the perfect venue for the wedding day you have always imagined. Their beautiful Hambleton Suite has capacity for 250 guests, is naturally-lit, has its own bar, with panoramic views over the gardens and countryside. Guests can mingle on the terrace on warm Yorkshire days before sitting down for your wedding breakfast, the menu chosen from their excellent and carefully prepared selection of dishes. You can even take your vows in the Garden Pavilion in their lovely gardens, before heading across the lawn to your reception. For smaller weddings, the Hambleton Suite has the flexibility to be reduced into The Beech Room and Dales Room. The elegant Drawing Room in the original part of the Hall is also perfect for smaller celebrations and ceremonies, and is positioned next to the Garden Room and bar area, which are ideal for a drinks reception and canapés.

Solberge Hall Reception setting | Coochicoo CardsSolberge Hall Gazebo | Coochicoo Cards

We are pleased to have our products featured in the hotel’s in-house wedding display and we regularly attend their open evenings and wedding fayres.

For more information and to download their wedding brochure visit www.classiclodges.co.uk/our-hotels/solberge-hall/weddings. Contact: Kate Green, T: 01609 779191, E: events.solbergehall@classiclodges.co.uk.

 

George Hotel | Coochicoo Cards

Best North East Wedding Venues – Day 4

Following on from our Top Tips On Choosing Your Wedding Venue post we bring you details of the best of the best #weddingvenues in the North East. At Coochicoo Cards we are very proud to work with each of these venues and to be their preferred wedding stationery provider. We are featuring a different #weddingvenue every day for two weeks, so in no particular order today we feature the lovely George Hotel at Piercebridge-on-Tees, Darlington, DL2 3SW.

George Hotel | Coochicoo Cards

Situated on the bank of the River Tees in the village of Piercebridge near Darlington, The 17th Century George hotel is a stunning location to make your wedding dreams come true. Whether you want a small intimate wedding or larger numbers The George Hotel can cater for you. You can choose their Pavilion which has large windows and plenty of natural daylight with a capacity for up to 80 guests, or the Ballroom with breath-taking views across the River Tees, private bar, stage and sprung dance floor with a capacity for Up to 150 guests seated or 180 for the evening.

George Hotel room decor | Coochicoo Cards

 

Book the hotels Diamond Wedding package and receive some of your wedding stationery free from us or book any other package and receive £20 discount of a wedding stationery order (terms apply).

For more information and to download their wedding brochure visit www.thegeorgehotelpiercebridge.com/weddings-events-at-the-george. Contact: Mark McGrath, T:01325 374576, E: gm@thegeorgehotelpiercebridge.com.

Croft Hotel | Coochicoo Cards

Best North East Wedding Venues – Day 1

Following on from our Top Tips On Choosing Your Wedding Venue post we bring you details of the best of the best #weddingvenues in the North East. At Coochicoo Cards we are very proud to work with each of these venues and to be their preferred wedding stationery provider.  Over the next two weeks we will feature a different #weddingvenue every day.  So in no particular order today we feature the gorgeous Croft Hotel at Croft on Tees, Nr Darlington, Co Durham, DL2 2ST.Croft Hotel | Coochicoo Cards

If you are looking for that special kind of venue, then the Croft Hotel, would be an exceptional choice. Originally built in 1835, located in the historic village of Croft on Tees overlooking the River Tees, The Croft is a beautiful hotel and can easily cater for any size celebration from an initiate wedding of 20 guests up to an evening celebration with 200 guests. The Croft boasts a unique two-storey Bridal Suite with its own private beauty salon and Jacuzzi bath.

Croft Hotel table setting | Coochicoo Cards Croft Hotel dancefloor | Coochicoo Cards

Book your wedding here and receive £25 discount off a wedding stationery order with us (terms apply).

For more information and to download their wedding brochure visit www.crofthotel.net/weddings. Contact: Courtney Cox,  T: 01325 720319,  E: events@crofthotel.net
Photos by TimStewartPhotography