The Best Dutch Castle Wedding Venues For Fairytale Nuptials

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Dutch castle wedding venues and romantic palace wedding venues dripping with historical period features are places for real life fairytale weddings. Although Holland isn’t Disneyland, fulfilling your childhood dream of kissing your sweetheart in a medieval castle, stately home or exquisite manor house is possible. Holland is in a unique geographic position for international wedding couples to blaze the trail with their own epic wedding. So, where do you begin your search?

From Alice in Wonderland, Snow White, to Cinderella themed wedding locations, let me your fairy godmother pull back the veil and explain more. You can put on the Ritz and say, “YES”, your engaged and follow the next logical step to marriage. Agonising and biting your nails to find a stunning castle with an awe-inspiring facade and backdrop is a thing of the past. Lets crystallize a definite plan, so that you can get married in the castle of your dreams.

Now the fun begins, with the ease and excitement of the big day in sight. I’ve shortlisted some spell-bounding Dutch castle venues fit for an amazing couple and a large country wedding. And these graded listed buildings are the finest wedding places, impressive locations and medieval castles in Holland begging to be visited. So, Cinderella will go to the ball, Sleeping Beauty will awake and marry her prince. So, here’s to a happily ever-after!

Dutch Castle Wedding Venues For Fairytale Marriage Celebrations 

Do you want to marry in an enchanted woodland wedding hidden in a beautiful forest? Or you’re keen on a timeless feel at the chapel set in striking grounds for your large country wedding?

Kasteel Montfoort one of the best Dutch castle venues

At Kasteel Montfoort you can commemorate the past and usher in the future with your family and loved ones. It’s an affordable and accessible wedding location. Castle Montfoort are happy to facilitate your fairy-tale marriage celebration. So, let them assist you with any language barrier issues. More importantly, help you create a style that represents your couple’s personality.

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At Castle Helmond you’ll find history and romance intertwined the perfect historic location for wedding couples . – Jorick de Kruif

Kasteel Helmond – South Holland

Kasteel Helmond, the castle is off-the-beaten-track and for brides who want a splendid medieval castle. It has an old- fashioned ambiance combined with a historical touch and finesse. Situated in the city centre it’s set between the finest garden, breathtaking lakeside and surroundings. Offering you an idyllic reception, for an inexpensive affair. It’s the perfect picturesque backdrop for a dream wedding day.

Kasteel Keukenhof – Lisse

Kasteel Keukehof is one of the best Dutch wedding castle venues and country houses. So, imagine a pre-wedding photo shoot amongst the colourful tulips and unblemished gardens. And there’s no doubt, your fantasy becomes reality at the well-maintained Kasteel Keukenhof! Situated a stone through away from the impeccable gardens, it’s a romantic marriage ceremony hotspot for your nuptials. Get ready to say ‘I Do’ at this enchanting castle. Make it your dream come true. Good luck with the planning!

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Palace wedding venues perfect for discerning couples seeking regal grandeur in Holland – Kasteel de Haar

Kasteel de Haar Castle Wedding Venue, Utrecht

At Kasteel de Haar one of Hollands best palace wedding venues you can tie the knot in renaissance style. Picture a romantic day here, a classic style, and a feeling of grandeur awaits you. Don’t worry about speaking in your native tongue, I’m sure the castle staff can help you. Kasteel de Haar Chapel and Koestshuis kamer are enchanting with pure opulence surrounded by a glorious garden.

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International wedding couples love country weddings in Holland. They are determined to go to the ball and relish the opportunity to share their big day with family and friends. Create a magical wedding experience! Kim Captein Photography

Restaurant Château Neercanne – Maastricht

Restaurant Château Neercanne is home to countless international wedding couples marriage celebrations. Although, it is not a hotel, you and your guests can stay in their lodging (Logement de l’Auberge de Neercanne). So, before you play lady and lord of the manor here and put on the ritz at their wine cellar in Marl caves, sort out your legal marriage formalities. Begin your quest by getting the official paperwork in your country of residence. Afterwards, send out your A-list invitations, and have the best wedding experience ever at one of the most desired Dutch castle wedding venues.

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Amsterdam Castle Muiderslot

Muiderslot is a romantic and unique castle in Amsterdam. Swoon over this fairy tale Palace that hosts weddings before or after civil marriage ceremonies. The well-maintained adjoining chapel and main building – the Knight’s Hall are desired locations. They can double up as a chic evening banquet venue.

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Do you want a large country wedding? Landgoed Duin & Kruidberg – Santpoort Noord

Landgoed Duin & Kruidberg – Santpoort Noord

Duin & Kruidberg splendid Country Estate is not a castle, but it can be compared to one. “Jacob Cremer loved his London born wife to the moon and back. However, she was homesick for her city. So, he built a pond in the garden reminiscent of the river Thames.” Not only is Langoed Duin & Kruidberg family-focused, you can enjoy a romantic wedding celebration set in the heart of quintessential Dutch countryside. Opt for crème de la crème of outstanding Dutch castles and stately homes.

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Orangerie Landgoed Elswout – Overveen

Fun,  fabulous and flamboyant international wedding couples swoon over this “Dutch castle” the Orangery on Elswout Estate. The highly sought-after wedding venue and ornate greenhouse fulfills all little girls and boys dreams. So, experience the hospitality and their meticulous attention to detail. Orangerie Elswout guarantee you a memorable day amid the gorgeous Dutch countryside.

Kasteel Ruurlo – Gelderland

In addition, Kasteel Ruurlo has everything you need for your wedding day and honeymoon breakfast all under one roof. Situated in a quaint Dutch province called “Gelderland and surrounded by a luscious park. The castles manicured gardens ooze exclusivity and makes every bride and groom feel extra special. In fact, the stately home boasts a superior interior, perfect for a wedding ceremony and backdrop. Put on the Ritz, at this unforgettable spot!

Kasteel Huis Bergh – ‘S Heerenbergh

Huis Bergh castle located in ‘s-Heerenberg, Gelderland owes its name to the impressive moat surrounding the premises. It’s original fixtures and features date back to the 18th century. It’s a majestic spot for any beautiful bride and charming groom. The perfect place to host a Queens and Kings marriage celebrations. What’s more, the towering building gives you and your guests a royal welcome with flags flying high.

Landgoed Huis de Voorst – Eefde, Lochem

Landgoed Huis de Voorst [House of Voorst] is one of Holland’s timeless and classic palace wedding venues. This former royal estate provides you with the ultimate Cinderella and Prince Charming feel and look. Imagine a luxury chauffeur driven wedding car pulling up to Landgoed Huis de Voorst. From the gilded gates, moat, bridge, the 70 acres of land and 17th century English & French interior. It’s an enchanting wedding scene no couple can resist.

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About Clover Jean: I'm a London, UK celebrant based in Amsterdam, NL. Officiating symbolic weddings, vow renewals, funerals, celebration of life services and naming ceremonies is my passion. My guilty pleasures are singing with my Gospel & Soul choir, fine dining, travel hot spots and on-line retail therapy. Find out more, via Instagram #cloverjeanamsterdam or Facebook. LIKE, SHARE, SPREAD THE LOVE & see you soon!

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