Luck and Love

We all know and love the day where we are doused head to toe in green, showing off our shamrocks and drinking endless pints of stout. (Even if we don’t like the stuff!) Before spring creeps in, we celebrate the most famous Irish patron saint, St Patrick. He ministered Christianity in Ireland during the fifth […]

Leaping into Valentine’s

February is the month of Love, Lent and Leaping. We have that all important Valentine’s Day. Where St Valentine turned a traditional Roman festival into a worldwide celebration and today we use his name to express our love. We celebrate by sharing Chocolates, flowers and other materialistic gifts but as some of us celebrate Lent, […]

The Roaring Twenties, Take Two

So it’s a brand new year and we’ve gone into it with a bang! We are all ever the optimists and the general consensus across the nation is that we aren’t as worried about the daunting prospects of our government leading us into Brexit as we perhaps should be. But that’s great! We can focus […]

Kent Wedding Awards Finalist 2020

The team at The Orangery are very proud to announce that our beautiful venue has been nominated as a finalist for the Kent Wedding Awards 2020 for the 9th consecutive year. The winners will be revealed at a gala event on 14th November 2019 so we will let you know the results as soon as they are announced. […]

Tossing the bouquet

There are a lot of traditions at weddings, like not being able to see the bride before the wedding, wearing a veil, and the bride standing to the left of her groom at the altar. Throwing the bouquet is one of the frivolous ones that has gone from serious to merely jovial to now possibly outdated […]

The Orangery welcomes Kent Invicta Chamber of Commerce

On Thursday 11 July we were pleased to host the Kent Business Leaders Dinner for the Kent Invicta Chamber of Commerce. Guests enjoyed reception drinks outside the Garden Room, giving them a chance to network within the picturesque setting that the Orangery provides. Reception drinks were then followed by a delicious three course meal. The event featured a guest speaker, Barbara Cooper, and plenty of time for discussion about the constantly evolving business world.

Introducing our NEW Lapa

We are pleased to announce that you now have two outside ceremony options to choose from, the Gazebo or the Lapa in addition to the all year round option the Garden Room. As a venue we are dedicated to consistently enhancing our offering, adding new and improved features to help make your day stand out from any other. To mark over 20 years of unforgettable weddings here at the Orangery, we have introduced a second outside ceremony option for our couples to enjoy.

Congratulations Kelly and Daniel

Saturday 28th December 2013 was a bright and sunny day, it was also the day that Kelly and Daniel got married here at the Orangery and their journey began……. Five years later they arranged to revisit along with their beautiful daughter to recreate a very special photograph. It has become a bit of a tradition […]

Your dream wedding venue awaits……

Your choice of venue is one of the most important wedding decisions you will make so it is essential when gathering wedding venue ideas that you consider what is most important to you and your partner and that the wedding venue you choose, provides this first and foremost. Here are a few key considerations to […]

So you’re getting married!

Whilst the weather outside is getting a bit chilly, there’s certainly no signs of cooling when it comes to romance in Kent. Whether you pop the question under the mistletoe at Christmas, at the chime of midnight New Year’s eve or on cupid’s favourite – Valentine’s day itself, it will certainly be the start of […]