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Amazing wedding venue

My partner and I got married here at the end of May, the service was lovely as were the staff. It... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
Lucy S
Loughborough, United Kingdom
A great location for our wedding

We got married there on 24th September. It’s a lovely building located in front of the remains of... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2016
Bridgend, United Kingdom
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13 Jun 2017
“Amazing wedding venue”
18 Oct 2016
“A great location for our wedding”
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Castlegate, Newark-on-Trent, England
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Reviewed 13 June 2017

My partner and I got married here at the end of May, the service was lovely as were the staff. It is a great location with the castle directly behind you for photographs. Parking is just over the road. Everything was made very straightforward and...More

1  Thank Lucy S
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We got married there on 24th September. It’s a lovely building located in front of the remains of Newark Castle and gardens which presented great photo opportunities. The staff (Helen and Jackie) were both really helpful and they made us feel comfortable and relaxed from...More

Thank cm5555
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

Love the venue, sadly theres NO parking at all and its all a little rushed if you get married on a saturday. They also mucked our music up and didnt give us the cd back but all in all a lovely place

1  Thank KathrynM0310
Reviewed 11 June 2015

My cousin and wife got married here on the 1st weekend in June 2015 and I worried about a registry office setting but wow what a bonus that you get to have a swift ceremony and then amazing photos in the grounds of Newark Castle...More

2  Thank Mattd12345
Reviewed 11 April 2015

Got married here in November and it was lovely. Staff are really helpful and make you feel comfortable. Great location to have some fantastic photos in the park behind the Gilstrap with the castle in the background.

2  Thank Bex W
Reviewed 17 March 2015

I was married here in May last year. The place is great. The wedding went very smoothly and the whole building had recently been renovated so it was all clean and fresh. The Castle gardens right outside the door are great for wedding photos. The...More

1  Thank Richard W
Reviewed 8 December 2013

The Gilstrap Centre has been completely revamped, I attended a friends wedding here, it was such a lovely building and surrounding area. It really is a truly magnificent place to hold a wedding ceremony, and afterwards the grounds are superb for photo opportunities. The only...More

2  Thank familymason
Reviewed 9 September 2013

What an important spot for tourists. I took my family here when they visited me from the USA for my wedding in 2011 and they really enjoyed it. Now it's shut down. And what for?? This town need to realize that places like this are...More

1  Thank Adrienne D
Reviewed 29 June 2012

The Newark Tourist Information Centre is housed in this beautiful late Victorian building and more helpful staff you won't find especially Ros who helped me beyond the call of duty on my recent visit to Newark. The building was given to the town in 1883...More

4  Thank R P T
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