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Choose between one, two or three nights wedding hire.

Hawke Barn Hire Rates

For full day and multi-day bookings please see our rates below.

A note on seasons

High Season: April – October
Low Season:  November – March

(Christmas & New Year Weddings are charged at the High Season Rate).

Hire of Hawke Barn Includes:

  • Exclusive use venue hire
  • Dedicated Wedding coordinator to assist you with all things venue related in the lead up to your day

  • Onsite accommodation for up to 20 guests in the West Wing of Thorne Farm Farmhouse and our two historic 17th century barn conversions

  • All venue furniture – round or trestle tables, chairs from our range – wooden or banquet style 

  • 20 hay bales for your ceremony if outside

  • Courtyard with traditional wooden tables and Victorian hand-crafted cast iron decorative tables and chairs

  • Indoor ecostove with initial log supply

  • All tableware and glassware for up to 60 guests

  • Getting ready space for the bride (or groom!)

  • No corkage charge
  • Complimentary on-site parking

  • Photos around the 250 acre estate including stable photos with the horses and Ryeland teddy bear sheep as prior arranged with our wedding planner

  • Use of BBQ facilities including utensils

  • Your horse stays complimentary (extra horse by prior arrangement, can accommodate up to 3 horses)
  • Pets welcomed, by prior arrangement
  • A tour of the racing stables with Grand National-winning jockey and racehorse trainer Nigel Hawke

  • A range of optional extras are availalbe – please enquire

Hawke Barn’s amazing SPECIAL OFFERS on our
last few available wedding dates of 2024

Single Day Venue Hire

Multi Day Venue & Accommodation Hire Rates

Special Elopement Package

During the low season, couples have the choice of weekdays or weekends (depending on availability). High Season Elopements take place midweek on a Wednesday. Couples arrive on Tuesday, Marry on Wednesday and Leave on Thursday. 

Elopement Package Includes:

  • An intimate wedding package with a 2 night stay in our historic 17th century barn conversion formerly the estates own Farm Office with its own private hot tub
  • Exclusive use of Hawke Barn & its grounds to explore and take as many pictures as you like
  • Champagne (or non-alcoholic fizz) to toast
  • Up to 10 day guests (additional guests- £75pp)
  • Additional accommodation is available for up to 10 guests (£75 pppn) 
  • Use of charcoal BBQ plus complimentary  bag of charcoal
  • Your horse stays free (extra horse by prior arrangement,  up to 3 horses)
  • Pets welcomed, by prior arrangement 

    Tipi Spaces Wedding at Hawke Barn

    Looking for something different… why not centre your celebrations around an ivory-white giant Nordic Tipi marquee, providing a spectacular space for you to entertain and the freedom to celebrate outdoors.

    Tipi Hire Includes:

    • Hire of a single tipi or two, or three linked tipis
    • Your tipi will be situated on the elegant front lawn
    • Includes exclusive hire of Hawke Barn and its facilities plus cottages accomodation for 2 nights
    • Seats between 72 and 100 guests
    • Up to 120 evening guests
    • Includes flooring, tables & chairs (plus dance floor in two and three arrangement)

      Add a Tipi Spaces Nordic-style Marquee


      On site accommodation in our two beautifully restored 17th century barn conversions  Farm Office and Hayloft, each with their own private courtyard and hot tubs, plus the West Wing of the farmhouse which combined sleeps 12–20 guests.

      The West Wing

      • Sleeps four guests
      • Bridal suite with ensuite shower and four poster king size bed
      • Second double bedroom with ensuite shower
      • Downstairs sitting room and dining room



      Farm Office

      • Sleeps seven guests on ground floor
      • Two bedrooms (two super king size beds,
      one single bed and one sofa bed)
      • Open plan living space

      The Hayloft

      • Sleeps eight guests in three bedrooms, two upstairs in the hayloft! (two king size beds, one double bed and one sofa bed)
      • Open plan living space

      Wild Camping

      Additional camping, caravaning and motorhome pitches and bell tents can be arranged.
      Pitches £10 per day. For Bell Tents – please call for hire rates.

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      Holiday Cottages and Horse Racing at Thorne Farm