The Lost Village of Dode

The amazing view of The Lost Village of Dode from the main entrance gates with the beautiful countryside in the backgroundA wedding couple, just married and standing outside The Lost Village of Dode, a wedding venue in KentA wedding couple at their wedding at The Lost Village of DodeA bride in the stunning grounds at The Lost Village of Dode, an unusual wedding venue on KentWedding couple taking a quiet moment together after their wedding at The Lost Village of DodeA spit roast reception at The Lost Village of Dode
Venue Overview

The Lost Village of Dode: Romance in the Stones - A historic, legendary, hidden gem of a wedding venue, in the heart of the Kent countryside.

An incredibly unique, exclusive use, lovingly restored Norman Place of Worship. 

 A venue perfect for all couples who want to begin their tale of love and desire with an intimate Civil or Pagan Ceremony, outdoor Blessing or Hand Fasting in the Stones, followed by a lavish wedding reception and dancing – a charming, atmospheric medieval venue built over 900 years ago, with straw on the floor and illuminated by candles is akin to stepping into the most romantic mythological film set. 

Venue Details
  • Civil Ceremony up to 42
  • Wedding Breakfast up to 42
  • Evening Reception up to 42
  • Outdoor Ceremony Structure
    Outdoor sacred stones to hold blessings and handfastings
  • Gardens/ Grounds
    Beautiful extensive grounds with pond, views across the Kent countryside & sacred stones
  • Parking
    Parking for around 8 - 10 cars
  • Disabled Access
  • Confetti Permitted
    Outside - we have bubbles for inside the building
  • Candles Permitted
    Our venue is actually lit by candles
  • Wedding Exclusivity
    Only one wedding per day, Thursday to Saturday
  • In-house Catering
  • BBQ/ Spit Roast
    Provided by our caterers
  • Guest Accommodation
    Two onsite cottage retreats - one bed cottage & a two bed cottage with indoor hot tub
  • Wedding Co-ordinator
  • Spa / Jacuzzi
    Within the larger onsite cottage
Venue Notes
Capacity is 40 guests plus wedding couple

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Venue Details

The Lost Village of Dode,
Great Buckland,
Luddesdown,
Kent,
DA13 0XF,
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