Want to say ‘I do’ in 2017? 27th February 2017

Whether you’ve been planning your wedding for a while or you just got engaged on Valentine’s Day, your special day could be just around the corner. With wedding season only a couple of months away you would be forgiven for thinking that saying I do would be impossible this year. But as winter weddings become more popular, we’re …

The meaning behind our favourite wedding traditions 24th October 2016

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We were extremely excited when we found a Roman ring in the grounds of Iscoyd Park earlier this year because the wedding tradition of exchanging rings is derived from the Romans. They believed there was a vein in the wedding ring finger known as the vein of love that was directly connected to the heart. As well …

Four things you didn’t know about Iscoyd Park 5th October 2016

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Iscoyd Park is a beautiful venue to hire for your wedding or event, but there’s more to it than first meets the eye. An historical landmark, family home and former hospital – how much do you really know about Iscoyd Park? The house was used as a hospital in the Second World War In the 1940s Iscoyd was requisitioned for …

Groom style inspiration from Iscoyd Park 9th September 2016

We’ve seen some of the most stylish grooms here at Iscoyd. From mismatched waistcoats and lapels to traditional Nigerian long silk shirts finished off with a trilby. The rulebook has well and truly been thrown out when it comes to groom style, so how will you perfect your personal look? Here’s some inspiration from our …

Wedding dress style inspiration from Iscoyd Park 30th August 2016

Wondering what to wear on your big day? Our wedding planner Jen takes a look at four key themes that combine to create the unique atmosphere at Iscoyd Park, and how they could help you decide which wedding dress style really is The One for you. Traditional The country house at Iscoyd Park is surrounded …

Five reasons to have your party at Iscoyd Park 22nd August 2016

The Telegraph recently described Iscoyd as “the perfect party house”. Whether you’re celebrating a birthday, anniversary, wedding, or you just want to let your hair down with friends – here’s why you will want to party at Iscoyd Park. It’s your home from home Everyone who visits Iscoyd comments on how at home they feel …

Shropshire Party House: The Telegraph visits Iscoyd 22nd August 2016

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By Charles Starmer-Smith, The Telegraph’s Head of Travel The house: It is rare that you walk into a stranger’s house and immediately feel at home. Even rarer when that home is an 18th-century Grade II-listed Georgian pile set in 750 acres of beautiful Welsh parkland. Iscoyd Park has undergone a remarkable transformation in recent years, changing …

Make the most of your extended stay at Iscoyd Park 2nd August 2016

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Located within reaching distance of Chester, Liverpool and Snowdonia, there are many reasons to stay at Iscoyd Park. Our country home offers a fantastic base to enjoy a two or three night wedding package or extended hire for your next corporate conference or private event. Whatever the occasion, here’s three reasons to enjoy an extended …

Unique wedding ideas: festivals 15th July 2016

Festival season is about more than watching your favourite band perform in a field. With so many to choose from organisers are now competing for whoever can produce the most colourful, flamboyant, picturesque, memorable, or beautiful event. So if you want to make your special day stand out, where better to look for unique wedding ideas? …

Iscoyd Park: Sunday Times best place to party 4th July 2016

According to The Sunday Times Iscoyd Park is one of the best places to party in summer 2016! In their 16 trends for summer 2016 list they suggest ‘befriending the owners [of Iscoyd] in their local’ if you want to ‘join in with the trustafarians’. We were delighted to appear at number one in the list. While …