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The Best Country & Town Wedding Venues in the UK


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The Best Country & Town Wedding Venues in the UK

Where to say 'I do' in the country and in town...

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Looking for the best wedding venues in London? Or the most photogenic country wedding venue in the UK? You’ve come to the right place. From stunning Scottish castles to botanical wonderlands in the capital, read our guide to the best luxury wedding venues in London and the British countryside. 

     

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Best Wedding Venues in London

Horniman Museum, Forest Hill

A Victorian conservatory, bandstand, or modern pavilion, the choice is yours at this anthropological museum. The collections are idiosyncratic, but the weddings by Suzanne James are seamless.

Leighton House Museum, Kensington

Leighton House Museum

Leighton House Museum

The former home of the Victorian artist Lord Frederic Leighton is an awe-inspiring palace of art. The extraordinary Arab Hall, with its golden dome and mosaic tiles, offers the ultimate backdrop for a unique yet lavish reception.

Clissold House, Stoke Newington

If you’re reluctant to ship your cohort out of London but fancy a country house feel, this solves all your problems. This recently renovated Grade II listed marvel has vast windows that offer scenic views across the park.

Kew Gardens, Richmond Upon Thames

Kew Gardens Weddings

Spend your special day inside the world-renowned gardens and iconic buildings in Kew and dance your evening away with some of your nearest and dearest alongside the blooms.

Café Royale, Regents Street

Providing classic and contemporary weddings in the heart of London for over 150 years, Cafe Royale certainly know what they’re doing. So sit back, relax and let them do the magic..

Claridge’s, Mayfair

Claridge’s, Mayfair

No idea is too big or detail too small at Claridge’s. With a history of state banquets and Royal receptions, you’ll be in the right hands…

Ironmongers’ Hall, Barbican

This Tudor style hall was built in the 1920’s and is the perfect example of a beautiful country house which sits in the City of London. Its striking architecture, rich history and warm atmosphere are just three things which make this venue perfect.

Home House, Marylebone

Home House, Marylebone

Conveniently located between Hyde Park and Oxford Street, Home House can provide a stunning backdrop for your special day. Both civil ceremonies and receptions can be hosted in this breath-taking location.

The Best Country Wedding Venues

Skibo Castle

Skibo Castle

Delbury Hall, Shrewsbury

With capacity for up to 130, the indoor ceremonies in the Coach House are fairytale material, with converted stables offering ten bedrooms and a bridal suite.

Carnglaze Caverns, Cornwall

Imagine tying the knot in an enchanting Cornish Cavern, where settings range from a romantic vine conservatory immersed in beautiful gardens to a dramatic underground lake. A welcome break from the church-marquee-B&B merry-go-round.

Thorpe Manor

Thorpe Manor

Nestled in the hamlet of Thorpe Mandeville in the Oxfordshire countryside, Thorpe Manor is surrounded by the natural beauty of its 200-acre estate. The house has been sympathetically restored and renovated by skilled craftsmen, led by the son of the former owner and his partner. The grandeur of this charming, yet informal property is made even more perfect for a wedding by its location opposite the village church. 

Skibo Castle, Dornoch, Sutherland

You need to be a member of the Carnegie Club to bag this epic number for your big day, but, whatever it takes… The sprawling Sutherland castle offers breath-taking landscapes and a decadent Edwardian dining room for exchanging your vows.

Ashford Castle, Ireland

Ashford Castle, Ireland

     

Say I do inside Europe’s most romantic hotel and have the Gaelic fairytale wedding of your dreams. With rooms and suites tucked away in turrets, you and your guests will feel like you’re on a magnificent Royal adventure.

Cornwell Manor, Oxfordshire

This Charming Manor house sits near Chipping Norton on the Oxfordshire-Gloucestershire borders in one of the most beautiful areas of the Cotswolds. The romantic Cornwell lets you create your own unique experience whilst having the whole manor to yourself for the day or even weekend.

The Axnoller, Dorset

The Axnoller, Dorset

A Jurassic Coast gem, The Axnoller sits in a truly private location in one of Dorset’s hidden valleys. Offering luxurious wedding packages for you and your guests, it will sure be an event not to forget.

Gordon Castle, Scotland

The ancient tower, manicured grounds and magnificent eight-acre walled garden are just three things we love about this wedding venue, the fact that it’s one of Scotland’s finest sporting estates helps too…

Holkham Hall, Norfolk

Holkham Hall, Norfolk

A sweeping stately home-on-sea sits in north Norfolk. Holkham Hall will ensure your wedding day is perfectly romantic with a deer park and lake, as well as a temple and woodland backdrop.

Once you’ve picked your perfect venue, say ‘I do’ to the right photographer, florist, caterer and DJ with our wedding details guide.

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