Joel Skingle Photography - September 2017
"Today’s wedding had style in abundance; from Faye & her incredible dress, Jo Malone scents, gorgeously understated & elegant Bridesmaids combined with incredible flowers; to Alan & the guys – the pale grey colour scheme & knitted ties for the boys; his checked suit, pocket watch – it all worked today, & every element was done with style in the incrediblesurroundings of Le Petit Chateau."
Carn Patrick Photography - August 2017
"In today’s blog post, I tell you why Le Petit Chateau in Otterburn is the next best thing to getting married abroad and show you some beautiful photographs from Stefanie & Stephens stunning summer wedding at Le Petit Chateau."
Lee Scullion Photography - June 2017
"Northumberland is one of the most beautiful parts of the English countryside. Le petit Chateau provided this amazingly rustic background that served as the perfect platform for Holly & Peter. Holly’s colour palette was based in neutrals: primarily gold, black & champagne."
Love My Dress - June 2017
“I wanted our wedding to have a modern romantic feel to it and the pinks and greys we decided to use in our colour scheme came from this. We also decided to keep the styling fairly whimsical and unstructured to suit the venue, with a hint of Mediterranean too. We took a huge gamble and booked Le Petit Chateau soon after getting engaged but before it was anywhere near complete, so while we had seen artist’s impressions, we really didn’t know what we were going to get. We had, however, been to the sister venue and loved it so we knew it would be amazing.”
Katy Melling Photography - May 2017
"I knew Frankie and Alan’s wedding at Le Petit Chateau was going to be a goodie. Not only was it absolutely beautiful but they had to organise it in super quick time, six months to be precise! These two love to travel and when Frankie had got the news that she’d got a job in the U.S they realised they had to get their skates on and organise it. I can’t tell you how much of an amazing job they did with it all. Le Petit Chateau is a beautiful venue but they still managed to put their own stamp on it with personal touches here and there. I loved the table of old black and white pictures of grandparents, some taken on their wedding days, surrounded by fresh flowers.
La Belle Époque, the gorgeous French Chapel room, was where Frankie and Alan got married and what a romantic room to say your ‘I dos’. I think it’s the most beautiful ceremony room in the North East!"
Perfect North East Wedding - January 2017
"Le Petit Chateau is a unique Country Manor hotel that offers charm and elegance from the moment you walk in. It’s not hard to see why this is becoming one of the most popular wedding venues in the North East, from it’s luxurious grounds to it’s shabby chic decor – it’s a venue that is sure to get your guests talking.
The feeling of exclusivity as we made our way through the hotel was something that we both noticed, unlike your ‘regular’ hotel this place made us feel that you were the only ones here.
The hotel is full of bold pieces of furniture, from the large mirrors to the giant air diffuser – the attention to detail throughout the hotel shows the dedication and style that this hotel has to creating a Perfect Wedding venue."
Brides Up North - January 2017
"Today’s real wedding takes place at one of stunning Sponsor venues, Le Petit Chateau in rural Northumberland.
Creative bride Katie, instantly fell head over heels for venue’s unique French charm and set about planning a stylish big day that represented both her and her beau David down to the ground.
Cue gorgeous art nouveaux and art deco styling, botanical designs, jam-jar florals, jewel tones and an abundance of pretty and personal touches – ladies, this one is a beauty!"
Whimsical Wonderland Weddings - December 2016
“Le Petit Château is perfect for whimsical, luxe and even classic weddings thanks to it’s unique French-inspired space. It’s quirky and decadent décor will leave your guests wowed, not to mention the ultra glamorous accommodation in the form of their boutique bedrooms.
The tropical grounds make the most dramatic place for those epic portraits and alfresco welcome drinks. Le Petit Château is an exclusive use venue with a team dedicated to giving you the best service you can ask for and they offer completely bespoke options.
Whatever your budget there are some brilliant options and offers for your wedding vision."
Northumberland Gazette - November 2016
“Wedding teams at Newton Hall and Le Petit Château, Otterburn, are celebrating after both winning titles at a regional awards ceremony this week.
The pair won Best Countryside Wedding Venue and Best Newcomer respectively at the North East and Yorkshire section of The Wedding Industry Awards, at an event at Rockliffe Hall, near Darlington, on Monday.
Both wedding venues are part of the Apartment Group, owned by leisure entrepreneur Duncan Fisher, and have been awarded the top prizes after a lengthy vetting and voting process."
Brides Up North - July 2016
“Prepare to fall in love ladies, for this afternoon we’re introducing another of our Dream Venues, and this one is both beautiful and brand new!
The fabulous Le Petit Chateau, brings French charm and style to the Northumberland countryside, providing an individual and impressive setting in which to say those all-important ‘I dos’.
From its spectacular function rooms to its boutique bedrooms and perfectly manicured Mediterranean Gardens, this venue is sure to tick your dream wedding boxes.”
Belle Bridal - October 2016
"Palm Trees. Check. Lavender. Check. Cascading red geraniums off wrought iron balconies. Check. Spectacular fountains with fire balls on water. Check. The sound of crickets. Check. Is this a faraway exotic location? No, this is the recently opened Le Petit Chateau in Otterburn, quite simply the newest, coolest, and most original hotel and wedding venue in the UK."
Mandy Charlton Photography - June 2016
"Last week I was granted exclusive access to Le Petit Chateau in Otterburn, Northumberland for 24 hours, I took along my lovely friend Laura from Sharpe Recruitment and we could not believe just how lucky we were to be not only one of the first guests to stay there but also to be pretty much the only guests staying at the chateau that evening. We found out that it had only just been decided that the chateau is to be used as a hotel as well as an amazing wedding venue which makes me perhaps the happiest travel writer around about that decision because a more magical enchanting place you could not dream of staying!"
Andy Hudson Photography - August 2016
"Martha and Tom had an interesting job choosing a Le Petit Chateau wedding photographer as when they were looking there weren’t any, not a single person had shot there and the venue was still under construction...I met up with them for a walk around Le Petit Chateau not long after completion and it totally surpassed my already high expectations, what a stunning place! I think I was nearly as excited as them for the big day!"
Nigel Playle Photography - June 2016
"All weddings to me are special but when your trusted second and right hand man (woman) gets married and asks you to capture her big day then it becomes just a little bit more ‘closer to home’. Lyndsey has been my assistant at nearly every wedding for the last 3 years and has helped my business become what it is today…So it was a massive honour she chose me to document her wedding to Chris.
They chose the fantastic new Le Petit Chateau as their wedding venue and what a venue it is! Le Petit Chateau is a quirky and unique country manor hotel in the heart of the Northumberland countryside at Otterburn and it proved to be the perfect backdrop for their big day."
Susan Barwood Photography - August 2016
"I had the pleasure of taking photographs of this beautiful new wedding venue in Northumberland. It has everything you could possibly dream of for a perfect fairytale wedding.
The stunning Belle Epoque Ceremony Room has all the opulent details of a French Chateau and the Reception Room looks out onto a Mediterranean terrace and gardens.
They are adjoined by the William de Percy Inn and Restaurant which have also been tastefully refurbished and luxurious boutique rooms for the wedding party and guests. I was totally blown away by the attention to detail and excellent quality."
French Wedding Style - August 2016
"We are in for something a little different and super special today, as we go behind the doors of a dream French Chateau Wedding Venue in UK, the beautiful Le Petit Château in Northumberland!
Located in Otterburn, in the Northumberland countryside, this luxury French country manor hotel is a great example of shabby chic, blended with elegance, nature and beauty, wrapped up in a historic story. Events and hospitality started at Le Petit Château back in 17th Century when it was a coaching inn and also as previous incarnation The Percy Arms Hotel."
YAP Bridal Boutique - July 2016
"A super special french inspired venue has just launched in Northumberland and we can't wait for our first bride to be married there 24th July this year (our very own Danni).
Nestled in the heart of Otterburn village, North West of Newcastle upon tyne sits the exquisite - Le Petit Chateau.
The inspiration behind the sister venue of Newton Hall is a french chic theme with which oozes . The rooms are opulent and scream indulgence, with rich peacock tones and velvets welcoming you into the reception."