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The Orchard, Spot Lane, Otham, Maidstone, Kent ME15 8SE

Welcome to The Orchard

Countryside 14th century farmhouse hosting weddings and events

A stunning setting

Breath-taking countryside views and an award winning venue.

Attention to detail

Every detail perfectly attended to.

We're all yours!

The Orchard will be exclusively yours throughout your event.

  • Award-winning venue and team
  • Experienced team to plan and manage your day
  • Pet-friendly venue
  • Ample on-site parking available
  • Luxurious getting ready room
  • Choice of four licensed areas
  • Formal wedding breakfast for up to 130 guests
  • Evening celebrations for up to 250 guests
  • In-house chef delivering Instagrammable dishes
  • Also available for parties, corporate events and wakes

Our vision came to life and the venue looked stunning and our guests are still raving about how nice the food was! We had the absolute best day!

Ashleigh & Josh

Getting married at The Orchard

How we create magical weddings for our happy couples

Tour The Orchard

Take virtual tour of our picturesque 14th century farmhouse, in the Kent countryside, which will be exclusively yours. And hear from some of the team who will help you plan your perfect wedding.

Getting ready

Take time to relax and prepare for your celebrations in the Oak Lodge. Invite your closest family and friends to join you in our sumptuous boudoir, and start your day in style.

Indoor ceremonies

The fabulous Starlight Suite accommodates up to 130 guests for your wedding ceremony, while the Wisteria Room is perfect for smaller weddings of up to 80 guests.

Outdoor ceremonies

Our Garden Gazebo seats up to 130 guests and has gorgeous views over the rolling hills of Kent. The Water Terrace, heated and adorned with fairy lights, is a wonderful option for rainy days or winter weddings.

Wedding breakfast

Our in-house kitchen team will prepare fresh, locally sourced food, accompanied by a selection of drinks. Your menu options include a traditional wedding banquet, fish and chips served from a van, or a hog roast.

Party time!

Complete your day with a disco in our Starlight Suite, cocktails in the Wisteria Room, and enjoying the last of the daylight relaxing on the Water Terrace.

The Orchard team

At your service

We’re a family-run venue and a passionate team that cares deeply about creating a wonderful day for you and your guests. Our wedding team will be with you from start to finish, and our kitchen and front of house teams are always on hand to help.

Find your wedding

From extravagant all day parties to more intimate celebrations


Fabulous wedding packages to suit celebrations of all sizes, styles and seasons.
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Evening weddings; for a relaxed and informal celebration with family and friends.
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It was the most amazing day of our lives and I cannot express how magnificent the venue and its staff were. It was perfect.

Meera & Ian

Couples' stories

Just a few of the fabulous weddings we’ve had the privilege of hosting
Jodie & Kieron

Jodie & Kieron

Tanith & the Orchard team are simply unbeaten at what they do. They made planning our wedding so easy from the first day we visited until the moment we left at the end of our wedding.

Laura & Carl

Laura & Carl

Memories to last us a lifetime.

Georgia & Shaun

Georgia & Shaun

The best day of our lives so far.

Loe & Jim

Loe & Jim

We never fell in love with any place more than this.

Visit The Orchard

We'd love to show you round!