Offering an unparalleled, year-round setting for private parties or events, Thicket Priory’s highly experienced in-house events team will make any occasion a truly memorable one.

If you are looking for somewhere special to impress your guests , we can tailor your event to your exact requirements. Combining privacy, seclusion and fresh country air with state-of-the-art facilities, our 35 on-site bedrooms also mean that parties and events can be combined with overnight stays.

With exclusive use of one of the UK’s finest country houses, you can be assured of a truly memorable Country House Party.

Leave your friends & family with fantastic memories, your party plans can be tailored with a range of activities, here are a few ideas you may wish to explore.

Food and Drink Related Activities

Wine Tasting, Singing Waiters, Tasting Menus, Celebrity Chefs, Gin Tasting, Fine Dining, Luxury Afternoon Teas, Bake-off Experiences, Cocktail Masterclass and Whisky Tasting to name but a few.


Pop up Opera, Celebrity Speakers, Painting Classes

General Fun

Casino Night, Murder Mystery, Photobooths


Virtual Clay Pigeon Shooting, Archery, Croquet, Crazy Golf, Falconry, Tennis Exhibition Matches,

Supercar Track Day (10 mins away at Elvington Airfield)

Rally Driving/Skid Pan (10 mins away at Elvington Airfield)

Cinema Screen

Movie night in the grounds or in the building.

We can provide any other audio visual equipment required.


Dedicated Fibre link with high speed WIFI throughout.


“Thank you so much for helping us to throw the most wonderful global press launch event. All of our guests adored the venue and we’ve had fabulous feedback from everyone who attended. Your team worked so hard to ensure the event was flawless; it really was an event to remember!”

– Global Head of PR at GHD –


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