Aldington Road, Lympne, Nr Hythe, Kent, England CT21 4LR, United Kingdom

Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve

Aldington Road, Lympne, Nr Hythe, Kent, England CT21 4LR, United Kingdom


Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve is Kent’s largest wildlife park.  Home to amazing animals and the county’s only safari experiences, the 600-acre country estate is also an award-winning wedding venue.

Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve is an award-winning wedding venue in Lympne, Kent. This 600-acre country estate is Kent’s largest wildlife park and offers unforgettable safari experiences and all the luxury, romance, and glamour you need to celebrate your special day in style.


Facilities and Capacity


Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve affords breathtaking panoramic views across Kent’s largest wild animal park to the coast beyond, making it the perfect setting for an unforgettable wedding celebration.


Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve


The property is licensed for civil ceremonies and offers a choice of spectacular indoor and outdoor event spaces, including the four-star Mansion Hotel and the magnificent, nature-inspired Bear Lodge. Port Lympne also has two new event spaces, the garden Pergola, tucked away amidst the mansion’s ancient whispering walled garden, and the glass Orangery and terrace, a delightful reception space inspired by the Gatsby era.


Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve


The park is home to some of the world’s most endangered animals; after the ceremony, you and your guests can enjoy a private safari and get up close and personal with your favourite free-roaming wild animals. Overnight accommodation is also available. You can spend your first night as a married couple stargazing at The Bubble, curled up in a shepherd’s hut, or sleep within a whisker of lions and tigers at the Lodge.


Services Offered


Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve is available for exclusive use. They offer a range of wedding packages to choose from, including last-minute and bespoke options, and their experienced and dedicated team will be on hand to assist you throughout your wedding journey.


Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve


They will help you explore your options and apprise you of all the delightful little extras and unique experiences, including menu tastings, available to enjoy. They’re also more than happy to answer any questions you may have. Contact them today for more information and to secure your date. They can’t wait to show you why Port Lympne Hotel & Reserve is the destination for couples looking for a unique venue for their special day.


Proposal Package – NEW TO 2023!


Are you thinking about proposing to that special someone? We've got you covered! Our proposal package includes exclusive hire of our Moroccan Courtyard or stunning garden pergola, a bottle of award-winning Gusbourne sparkling wine and a private ranger-led safari for 2. And if you choose our venue for your wedding, we will give you a £500 discount! Contact [email protected] or call 01303 234111 for more information or to book.

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Hire Options

  • Exclusive Use

Hotel & Venue Type:

  • Exclusive Use
  • In the Country
  • Outdoor License
  • Stately Home
  • Indoor License
  • Civil Ceremony Licence
  • Unique Venue

Dining Options:

  • Seated Meal Facilities
  • Corkage Option
  • Allows Private Catering
  • Buffet Meal Facilities
  • In House Catering

Hotel & Venue Amenities

  • Outdoor License
  • Indoor License
  • Civil Ceremony Licence
  • Marquees and Tents
  • Seated Meal Facilities

Services and Facilities

  • Rooms
  • Reception (lobby)
  • Breakfast
  • Restaurant(s)
  • Café/bistro
  • Hotel Bar


  • Free WIFI
  • Sea View
  • Kitchen

Room Facilities

  • Cable TV
  • Bath Robs
  • Desk
  • Make-up mirror
  • Mini-bar

In-house services

  • Safety deposit boxes at reception

More Details

Venue Capacity Ceremony capacity: Up to 120 guests Reception capacity: Up to 150 guests

Contact Information

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Aldington Road, Lympne, Nr Hythe, Kent, England CT21 4LR, United Kingdom
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