Rolling Hills & Classic Estate Feel With a Dover Hall Wedding

Located among the gorgeous rolling hills of Manakin-Sabot in Virginia, the Dover Hall wedding venue took inspiration from English Tudor homes. This grand, 38,000-square-foot estate sits on a 55-acre property in Goochland County’s equestrian country. But the ambiance is one of serenity, stillness, and enchantment. Additionally, this spacious venue includes all the amenities a couple would want, including getting-ready suites, in-house catering, and several picturesque indoor and outdoor event areas. 

About The Dover Hall Wedding Venue

1500 Manakin Road

Manakin-Sabot, VA 23103

Dover Hall is a refined English Tudor-inspired wedding venue located in Manakin-Sabot, Virginia. This hall was built with the goal of entertaining guests from all over for events of all kinds. The venue combines the grandeur of ages past with everyday modern amenities, making it easy for couples and their guests to enjoy a memorable, one-of-a-kind experience at this stunning venue. 

This venue is nestled between Richmond and Charlottesville and is the ideal destination for couples from the area who want a beautiful estate wedding in Virginia. 





Details of the Grounds

Dover Hall’s wedding and event areas consist of 33,000 square feet of space that can accommodate up to 400 guests. Couples can choose from six unique event spaces for the ceremony and reception. The property features a two-story ballroom, a solarium, a library, and a master suite dressing room. 

Photography Opportunities

The venue’s outdoor space is grandiose. It features sprawling manicured lawns, water elements, rock walls, meandering pathways, towering green trees, and ivy-covered walls. Pictures with the estate in the background make stunning wedding photos as couples celebrate their love for one another. 

The indoor spaces feature tall ceilings, large windows, elegant chandeliers, and fireplaces, making them warm, inviting spaces to take wedding photos. Light streams in through the oversized windows, and luxurious chandeliers cast a romantic glow on the space at night. 

Wedding Details

Dover Hall offers a variety of services to couples when they host their wedding at the venue, including indoor and outdoor event spaces, event rentals, setup and cleanup, and outside vendors. Catering is provided onsite, with an array of delicious menu options, including American, Italian, Southern, Southwestern, and local cuisine. Plated meals and serving stations are available. The venue provides glassware, flatware, linens, china, and barware.

Accommodations can be provided at the venue as well for couples who are interested. Dover Hall has five bedrooms to accommodate overnight stays. There are also several nearby hotels, including The Hilton Richmond Hotel and Spa. Other services include bar services, cocktail receptions, champagne toast, specialty beer and wine, open bar packages, premium liquor, and signature drinks. 

Dover Hall Wedding

The Dover Hall wedding venue is located among the beautiful rolling hills of Manakin-Sabot in Virginia. This English Tudor-style estate is large and grandiose, with enough space to host events of all styles and sizes. The property is peaceful and serene, with luxurious modern amenities to make any couple feel right at home. With a variety of amazing services available, Dover Hall is a must-see wedding venue for couples who want an estate wedding in Virginia. 

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