The Raithwaite Estate is the perfect setting for the perfect day, the ultimate location for an enchanting wedding. Set amongst 80 acres of beautiful Yorkshire countryside in the heart of the North Yorkshire Moors National Park with breath-taking grounds, it is hard to imagine a more romantic setting for your wedding.
The Raithwaite Estate is a combination of two luxury hotels, self catering cottages and the Lakehouse, which unite fairy tale architecture and lavish interiors with excellent service, hospitality and food. Add the spectacular setting and picture perfect surroundings, you have one of the most exclusive wedding venues in the North of England.
No matter how big your special day we have options within the Estate to accommodate between 10 and 160 guests, including the Raithwaite Suite with access to our gardens and lake.
If privacy is important to you, look no further, not only is the hotel nestled into the valley, we are able to offer either hotel exclusively, providing unrivalled flexibility.
Attention to detail is paramount to us so we will provide you with your very own Wedding Planner who will guide you through every last detail and ensure that your wedding day is remembered for all of the right reasons.
Here at The Raithwaite Estate pride ourselves on providing an exceptional service from the planning to the seemless running of your special day. We plan bespoke weddings for the individuals requirements. Having your vision in mind, our Wedding Planner will help you create your dream day.
Type of Cuisine:
Traditional local produce
Directions by car:
From the North
Leave the A19 just after the Tees Viaduct onto the A174 sign posted Whitby. Continue following signs to Whitby until you join the A171. Follow the A171 for approx. 17 miles before turning left towards Sandsend on the B1266. Continue through Sandsend Village towards Whitby and Raithwaite Hall is located on the right hand side on the cliffs above Sandsend just before Whitby Golf Club.
From the West
From the A1 (M) take the A64 towards York and Scarborough. Leave the A64 onto the A169 at Pickering following signs to Whitby for approx. 18 miles. At roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the A171 Signposted Whitby. At Four Lane Ends roundabout take the 1st exit onto Stakesby Road sign posted Saltburn. At the t-junction bear right onto Castle Road sign posted Sandsend.
Follow signs to Sandsend joining the A174. Pass Whitby Golf Club on your right and the entrance to the Raithwaite Estate is on your left.
Leave Scarborough on the A171 to Whitby. On entering Whitby follow signs towards Sandsend. After passing Whitby Golf Club on your right the entrance to the Raithwaite Estate is on your left.
Directions by public transport:
Nearest station is Whitby. 20 minutes from Scarborough Station