A place to stay and celebrate...
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The fairy tale venue Shiningford is situated down a private tree lined drive just a stones throw from Carsington Water, offering complete privacy for your celebrations in the most luxurious of surroundings.

Ashbourne Self Catering specialise in the hire of luxury venues, you have the freedom to create your own special weekend, choosing caterers, marquee, flowers etc. we can help with recommended suppliers.
Shiningford comprises of a large Manor House with 8 bedrooms 6 bathrooms .

The Tack Room with an additional 2 en suite double bedrooms.

The Stables with 5 double bedrooms.

The whole complex can sleep 34 guests.

All the properties are fully equipped for self catering, furnished in a contemporary style yet still reflecting the history of this Grade 11 listed venue
"We've just had our wedding here and what an incredible location! We had a pool party on the Sunday which was unbelievable and the accommodation was perfect for the occasion. Would recommend to anyone for absolutely any event"

Wedding September 2017

Most fantastic venue for our special celebrations. The whole family spent the weekend with us, could’nt have been better. Can’t believe its all over. Thankyou Ashbourne Selfcatering for all your help.

Wedding July 2016
The price for a wedding celebration at Shiningford is between £8000 & £12,000 which includes;

- 3 night weekend hire of exclusive use of the venue.

- The choice of 2 areas to place a marquee for upto 150 guests.

- Accommodation for up to 34 weekend guests residing in the Selfcatering accommodation.

- Two large hot tubs available for your guests residing.

- Large outdoor swimming pool for your guests residing.

-Spacious gardens and orchard with children's play area.
Hang the bunting, roll our the red carpet and sprinkle some magic....... dream the wedding and be inspired by our local suppliers to create your perfect day.

Whether traditional or casual, Shiningford can provide the venue for you to add your little bit of magic to make it your special day.

Street food, hog roast, ice cream van, choose your ideal afternoon treat.

Fairground theme, summer wedfest theme, crazy dress theme...... be inspired
Situated on the lawn amongst the wildlife and flora , makes Shiningford the perfect choice.

Shiningford sits at the side of Carsington Water, 4 miles from Ashbourne, Derbyshire in the heart of England.

Exclusive but not elusive , something different for everyone and the space for all of your gueststo enjoy.

Summer or winter , the venue provides a great backdrop for your event.

Caterers & bar suppliers

Need some help with catering, try these tried and tested local services.

Civil Ceremony Venues around Derbyshire

Many of the village churches will now undertake weddings , regardless of your residential address including the picturesque church in Kniveton. However if you would prefer a none religious venue, then maybe these will appeal to you.

Want a tea party or a bar tender with a difference !

Not sure of how to cater for your guests ?
Why not try one of these local suppliers to take the worry out of your stay

Fun tea parties & other ideas

Not wanting a conventional caterer, why not try something different.

Local suppliers for that extra space

Standlow & Shiningford can accommodate a marquee, tipi or yurt.

Memories may not be enough!

record your memories from your special day

Explore and Book your unforgettable experience with us today!