Summer Sunday Afternoon Tea – 25.06.17

Join us at the Castle for our Summer Afternoon Tea on Sunday 25th June. Enjoy a chilled glass of prosecco on arrival followed by a delicious home cooked Afternoon Tea with sandwiches, cakes and scones served at 3pm in the beautiful Georgian Library with its stunning plasterwork and beautiful old books Have a wander round […]

Summer Late Availability Dates released

We have now published our Late Availability dates for 2017 with up to 50% off Venue Hire, see if one of them could be yours Late Availability Weddings

Fonmon Family traditions

Introducing a new family member at Fonmon Castle: Hugo, born 6th March – here he is with his very proud dad. Named after his great Grandpa, Sir Hugo Boothby, we traced the name back through the family tree for almost a thousand years! Not bad going we thought…… Our family is originally from Lincolnshire (now Boothby […]

Afternoon Tea – Sunday 4th September

Join us for an elegant Afternoon Tea at Fonmon Castle Enjoy a glass of prosecco on arrival, followed by full Afternoon Tea with scones cakes and sandwiches, home cooked by our lovely chef Annabel and served in the stunning Georgian Library at 3pm. Afterwards, take a leisurely stroll through the beautiful walled gardens. Full Afternoon Tea is priced […]

Vale Agricultural Show – Wednesday 10th August 2016

Always held on a Wednesday in August, the Vale Show regularly attracts over 20,000 people from all walks of life, from town and from countryside. The Show has grown considerably over the years and is now the largest one day event in the Vale of Glamorgan. The Vale of Glamorgan Agricultural Society was established in […]

Marquee Offer – new 2018 dates !!

We are delighted to announce that after the success of our 2016 Marquee Offer, we have extended it to 2018.  For a limited number of dates during July 2018, we can offer up to 50% off the venue hire for Marquee weddings  Please see all the details of the offer here and then get in touch for availability and […]

From the Kitchen Garden – Rhubarb Syllubub

Ingredients: 400g rhubarb, cut into small cubes thumb-sized piece piece ginger, peeled and finely chopped 75g caster sugar 100ml white wine 100g light mascarpone 300ml double cream 50g icing sugar 2 pieces crystallised ginger, finely chopped   Method: Put the rhubarb, root ginger, sugar and white wine in a pan, bring to the boil and […]

The South Wales Dog and Family Fun Day

The South Wales Dog and Family Fun Day –  Bank Holiday Monday 30th May 2016   A fabulous fun day out for the whole family!   The South Wales Dog and Family Fun Day is now in its fifth year and is all about dogs having fun with their families. Together with Fonmon Castle, the […]

New – Birthday Packages

Celebrate in Style Help make someones special day truly memorable with Fonmon Castle. Our new birthday packages that give you exclusive use of the Castle and grounds so the birthday  girl of boy can really be a King or Queen for the day Just click here and download our brochure for suggestions and prices

Good Evening and Good Night

What makes an amazing wedding? The one that you remember for years afterwards……. There are so many elements that come together for the perfect day, but I do think that the evening element of the reception is an especially important one, as its the last thing your guests will remember before they leave and if, […]