Best of Britain - South East

Last updated: 5th Mar 2021

Britain has the best wedding venues in the world. Our Best of Britain campaign is here to celebrate just that. Check out the top venues in the South East.

Oaks Farm, Surrey

Our idyllic boutique wedding venue, nestled in the Shirley Hills, is uniquely rustic and peaceful despite being so close to London. We pride ourselves on the quality, flexibility and warmth of our customer service, supporting couples time and again to create their own bespoke and perfect wedding days.

“We would be delighted to welcome you to Oaks Farm to discuss your ideas for your wedding day. We are confident that we can offer you a perfect setting for your unique day.” – Katie, Oaks Farm

The Great Barn, Oxfordshire

Weddings are all about celebrating with family and friends and as a family run venue, the warm, personal attention couples receive in a low key, relaxed manner is key to the charm of the barn. Backed by extensive experience in running weddings and delivering consistent excellence makes The Great Barn a hugely popular choice as a venue for the biggest day of your lives.

“Congratulations on your engagement! We would love to help you create the most magical day for you and where better than to host it at The Great Barn – a rustic and romantic countryside wedding venue in Oxfordshire. With lakes, woodlands and acres of space, it is the perfect place to say “I do”” – Anna, The Great Barn

The Bodleian Library – University of Oxford, Oxfordshire

The Bodleian Library is a unique space to get married as its located in the centre of the historic University city, Oxford. The warm stone walls, intricate carvings, and the impressive late-gothic ceiling create an intimate and romantic space to hold host dream weddings.

Thank you so much for considering the Bodleian Libraries for your wedding and many congratulations on your engagement! Kate, Martha & Megan at the Bodleian weddings team would love to provide you with some more information about the Bodleian Libraries and help you to start planning your dream wedding with us.” – Kate, The Bodleian Library – University of Oxford

The Old Rectory, Berkshire

The Old Rectory is a 1600’s country house that is located in the beautiful countryside of Padworth in Royal Berkshire. After nearly 4 years of extensive renovations, the entire property has been brought into the 21st century whilst keeping the buildings wonderful character and charm, creating a magical setting for weddings.

“Grand or intimate, wedding receptions at The Old Rectory are personalised, not packaged. Our family run team offers a familiar, relaxed and tailor made service, right from your very first visit to your last twirl on the dancefloor. At The Old Rectory, we understand that flexibility and choice matters. Drawing on our expertise we have partnered with some of the best caterers and suppliers in our local area to cover every aspect of your special day. Our expert team and handpicked suppliers will turn your dream wedding vision into a reality. It is our job to alleviate any stress from the process of planning your wedding day and we are on hand at every stage to help you.” – Mia, The Old Rectory Berkshire

Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, Oxfordshire

wedding venue like no other. Founded in 1683 the Ashmolean is the oldest public Museum in the world. Displaying half a million years of art and history, from mummies to modern art, the spaces provide a stunning backdrop for a very memorable occasion. All of our galleries are licensed for ceremonies or celebrations enabling couples to exchange vows amongst treasures that hold a special meaning for them – perhaps a particular holiday or favourite artist. Guests can also enjoy a sumptuous wedding feast in our sculpture gallery followed by dancing in the vaulted under-croft.

“We understand that every wedding journey is unique which is why our expert team are on hand to listen to your wishes and help tailor your day. A dedicated team supported by award winning catering partners and handpicked suppliers will bring your dream celebration to life. Whether you decide to make a grand entrance, exchange vows in the presence of a handful of loved ones, dine like royalty or party the night away, the Ashmolean offers the most magnificent backdrop to your memorable occasion.” – Imisi, Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology

Tournerbury Estate, Hampshire

“As a family run venue, we personally commit to every couple that we will help and support them through the planning and to be with them on their big day.” – Lucy, Tournerbury Estate

Westerham Golf Club, Kent

“We love every couple’s unique ideas and to see our fabulous barn come alive with the creativeness of you all.” – Cheryl, Westerham Golf Club

Notley Abbey, Buckinghamshire

Notley Abbey holds a certain romantic and magical charm that you will not find in any other venue. Whether you’re looking for twinkling chandeliers, a venue that boasts a fascinating history or a fairytale backdrop to say your ‘I dos’, Notley Abbey will not disappoint. Accompanied by a talented brigade of chefs and experienced team of staff ready to wait on you hand and foot, you will undoubtedly fall in love with Notley Abbey. Once you have danced the night away, you and your guests can retire to one of 9 luxury bedrooms, which are only a few steps away from the dancefloor! Notley Abbey really is the perfect venue to host your dream wedding with your loved ones.

“We know that 2021 is going to be a busy year, and quite frankly, we can’t wait! As expected, our diary is very busy with weddings that have been postponed from 2020, however we do have some dates available across our venues throughout Summer through until the end of 2021.” – Emma, Notley Abbey

Macdonald Compleat Angler Hotel, Buckinghamshire

Located on the riverbank of the River Thames, the surrounding area makes for stunning photographs and our front lawn provides an idyllic setting for your guests to relax and take in the beautiful Marlow backdrop. With 64 bedrooms, we can provide luxurious accommodation and our award winning food will be sure to impress your guests.

“Finding your perfect wedding venue can be a huge (albeit fun) undertaking. With so much to consider it often feels like an impossible task but don’t worry, at the Macdonald Compleat Angler our wedding expert is on hand to answer any of your questions and guide you through your wedding journey.” – Cristina, Macdonald Compleat Angler Hotel

Farnham Castle, Surrey

Farnham Castle is a unique wedding venue in so many ways. No two Castle’s in the world are the same, so never before would you have experienced anything quite as spectacular. Our historic venue, located on the border of Surrey and Hampshire, offers a variety of stunning spaces to make your vows, including the Lantern Hall, Winchester Suite and Great Hall, plus the rare choice of two beautiful chapels for religious wedding ceremonies. We’ve space for up to 300 guests for an evening wedding reception and have 34 en-suite bedrooms within the Castle walls, including a luxurious Honeymoon Suite for your first night as a married couple. We are also unique in the fact that our Head Chef has been designing creative wedding menus at Farnham Castle for the past seventeen years. Farnham Castle is a must-see wedding venue!

“When you arrive at Farnham Castle for your show-round, we want you feel the same ‘this is the one’ moment that you had when you first met each other. Our unique Castle venue is magnificent, and our Specialist Wedding Team will ensure that you have the most incredible experience as we work with you to deliver the most spectacular wedding day you could both ever imagine.” – Francesca, Farnham Castle

Gildings Barns, Surrey

Gildings Barns offer the ultimate romantic venue in a quiet and beautiful rustic setting perfect for your special day set in The Surrey Hills. Gildings Barns gives you the opportunity to create your own bespoke day personal to you.

“At Gildings Barns we are very proud of our reputation we have built since we opened as a wedding venue and we have a talented Events Team waiting here to help you. We work with the best local Caterers and Trusted Suppliers and as one big team we will help you achieve your dream day.” – Alyson, Gildings Barns

Macdonald Frimley Hall Hotel & Spa, Surrey

Frimley Hall is so unique for your special day, it boasts character and offers such a warm welcome through the door, the hotel is a grade II listed property with features still in the hotel from when it was built back in 1882! With a large space that has natural daylight and beautiful grounds, Frimley Hall is the perfect choice for your wedding.

“Hello to you both and congratulations on your engagement! I am so excited that you are considering Frimley Hall as a wedding venue and I’m so excited for you both to start your wedding journey! I have worked at the hotel for almost 3 years and can honestly say it is a truly special venue that makes sure you are the most important people at all times. Anything I can help with please send me a message and I would love to answer your queries, lots of love” – Evee, Frimley Hall

The Secret Garden, Ashford, Kent

The Secret Garden is one of Kent’s most romantic and picturesque venues, it’s a passionately run family business with a talented team who are dedicated to making sure wedding couples have their perfect day regardless of the wedding party size. Based on the original Mersham le Hatch estate its stunning historic surroundings provide a perfect and secluded escape for weddings and there are endless photo opportunities to suit couples of all tastes and styles, this venue is a dream for photographers as well as couples! We also have a dedicated team of world class chefs who are passionate about using only the best locally sourced, fresh produce and are always happy to meet with couples to make sure every detail of their day especially the food is absolutely perfect.

“A huge congratulations on your engagement! Thank you for taking the time to have a peek at The Secret Garden, our dedicated Events Team are always on hand to show you around & answer any questions you have regarding your Big Day and all of the options we have to offer. The Secret Garden is one of the South East’s most romantic venue; complete with immaculately presented Gardens, a historic Cobbled Courtyard, lovingly restored Victorian Glasshouse alongside the main Coach House. We look forward to hearing from you soon and showing you why weddings at The Secret Garden are so magical!” – Harry, The Secret Garden

Somerley, Hampshire

Somerley offers that perfect mix of luxury, elegance, style and grandeur – whilst never feeling intimidating or impersonal. A warm welcome is at the forefront of every guest’s experience, along with utmost privacy and a meticulous attention to each detail.

“Our ethos is to create a truly bespoke experience for our couples and be there for them from the start to the very end. We want every guest to be ‘wowed’ by the grandeur of Somerley but leave feeling like they are part of the family.” – Alexandra, Somerley

Balcombe Place, West Sussex

A Balcombe Place wedding can be a traditional fairy-tale or a wild and eccentric affair – maybe even a little of both. With an array of enticing suppliers at your fingertips, an open mind, and an unrivaled support network we are ready to help you create a day that you will remember for your lifetime.

“I must say a HUGE congratulations! How exciting to be embarking on one of the most exciting journeys.” – Emma, Balcombe Place

The Tythe Barn Launton, Oxfordshire

The Tythe Barn in Launton is a unique 14th Century stone barn set on our family farm in the heart of Oxfordshire. Full of charm and character, come and spend the day with us… get ready in The Nook, our luxurious bridal preparation barn, have an indoor or outdoor ceremony (or there’s the village church right next door) enjoy a beautiful wedding breakfast by our award-winning in-house caterers and then if you can’t bear to leave us, why not stay for a sleepover in our gorgeous wedding suite – The Shepherd’s Hut. The Tythe Barn – an exclusive and romantic venue with a small, friendly and dedicated team to help you every step of the way.

“Huge congratulations on your engagement! We want to offer you our support, help and guidance with all aspects of the planning of your wedding day and the team at The Tythe Barn are on hand to help from your very first enquiry, through to the big day itself. We do many events here at The Tythe barn but weddings… they’re our ‘thing’!” – Vicki, The Tythe Barn Launton

Busbridge Lakes, Surrey

Busbridge Lakes is a truly unique pop-up wedding marquee vocation hidden in a 40-acre private valley in the Surrey Hills, home to one of the largest collections of water birds in the country, set in a 2A Heritage garden with 3 lakes. Family owned and run, non-rushed and exclusive, it offers choice and all the benefits of an pop-up open canvas location, with the added support of an on-site team and the flexibility of style and budget, with a choice of 10+ marquee providers and 10+ caterers.

“Congratulations on your engagement, it must be a very exciting time. We are a family run venue & home to one of the largest collections of water birds in UK. To help Mum continue in her passion to the conservation of water birds, we offer the grounds as a wedding hire venue. We run the venue to our family values and we are not a rush in/out venue. If you have any question or require more information please feel free to contact me” – Bill, Busbridge Lakes

Hampton Court House, Surrey

Hampton Court House is a truly magical and romantic venue set within 7 acres of gardens and overlooking one of London’s Royal Parks. With gorgeous period features, both from the 18th and 19th centuries and completely charming decor inside and out, it really is the most beautiful spot to say I do, no matter what time of the year. The venue is exclusively yours for your wedding, making it feel as though it really is your home for the day.

“Congratulations on your engagement! At Hampton Court House we get to know each one of our couples in the lead up to their special day. We love weddings and truly share the excitement that you have for yours. Our friendly and personal approach helps us to get to know you better and make sure that even the smallest of details are taken care of to make your wedding memorable for all the right reasons!” – Emily, Hampton Court House

Stanlake Park & Vineyard, Berkshire

The beautiful setting of exclusive hire areas within a working English vineyard means a stunning backdrop for any wedding, and amazing photo opportunities. The wine theme can extend to Stanlake Park wines for your wedding breakfast, and even wine tours for guests during the day! With a special area for the bridal party to prepare, to the old Coach House and its courtyard, through the walled garden to the Vineyard Barn and options for ceremonies inside and outside, the venue provides enormous flexibility and huge charm. The grounds at the foot of the vineyard provide perfect options for long summer days, and under-floor barn heating provides comfort and warmth for winter weddings – simply perfect all year round!

“Throughout the hugely challenging year of 2020 our constant motivation has been to return to deliver amazing and unique weddings for our couples. Stanlake Park and the Heritage Venues team will not disappoint – it’s what we love to do, and why we’ve won awards for doing it!” – Charlotte, Stanlake Park & Vineyard

Burrows Lea Country House, Surrey

A hidden gem in the Surrey Hills.

“It would be wonderful to meet with you both, show you around and hear what ideas you have planned for your special day. If you let us know when would be convenient for you we will happily arrange an appointment. Social distancing will of course be adhered too.” – Alison, Burrows Lea Country House

Lillibrooke Manor and Barns, Berkshire

There’s so much choice and flexibility on how our stunning 15th century barn venue can be used for your day. Exclusive use allows for a wedding day that flows between an amazing choice of areas and beautiful grounds and gardens. You can truly make the day unique to you. Add to that the award-winning Heritage Venues team and their renowned chefs to ensure the planning and build-up to your day is stress-free!

“Throughout the hugely challenging year of 2020 our constant motivation has been to return to deliver amazing and unique weddings for our couples. Lillibrooke Manor and the Heritage Venues team will not disappoint – it’s what we love to do, and why we’ve won awards for doing it!” – Jonny, Lillibrooke Manor and Barns

Saltcote Place Rye, East Sussex

Privately owned with incredible reviews on TripAdvisor for the past 12 years Saltcote Place is flexible and personal. Magnificent yet intimate country mansion set in private grounds with amazing views and everything is onsite. Country Mansion with far reaching views and not a package in sight, get married enjoy your wedding breakfast and stay for a few days.

“We look forward to hearing about your plans and dreams to see how we can make them become a reality, because it’s a private home and not a commercial venue we cannot price anything until we know more about your plans. As a private home you would be working with the owners to create the Celebration of your dreams, because it’s a private home and not a commercial venue we cannot price anything until we know more about your plans.” – Paul, Saltcote Place Rye

The Ferry House, Kent

Welcome to our beautiful waterside wedding venue in Kent. You’ll find us secreted away in our covered spot on the banks of the Thames Estuary, surrounded by countryside and natural wetland reserves. Secluded yet accessible. this is where your wedding wish-list becomes reality, from guest accommodation for 70+, to bespoke menus using our homegrown and locally sourced produce.

“Firstly congratulations on your engagement! We would love to welcome you to our beautiful venue and talk about your wedding. Our dedicated team, from our planners, to chefs and front of house staff will help create the day of your dreams. With our family atmosphere, award winning food, stunning views and accommodation to sleep all the family! Our couples become part of our Ferry House family! We look forward to meeting with you and chatting to you soon.” – Georgina, The Ferry House

Surrey Downs Golf Club, Surrey

Welcome to The Surrey Downs Golf Club, a modern and stylish venue, it is perfect for your wedding celebrations. Having held a license to host your civil ceremony since 2015, we’ve seen countless couples say “I do” in our beautiful surroundings, and we can’t wait for yours to be next! Our ceremonies and receptions take place in the Willow Suite, a stunning space which boasts beautiful views across the course, providing a wonderful backdrop for your celebrations. This self-contained suite can accommodate up to 150 people and has its own private entrance, bar and patio area. The light, modern room acts as a blank canvas for your style and theme, the neutral decor allows you to dress the room however you like. Throughout the venue, there are many elegant and impressive areas for your important wedding photos. The course, patio area, and entrance provide the perfect backdrop for your special wedding photos, and the balcony offers the opportunity for unique aerial shots of you and your guests.At Surrey Downs Golf Club, we recognise that no two weddings are the same, so we want to provide your dream day. We have adapted our wedding package to reflect the individualities of each and every couple; you can build your own bespoke day rather than picking a set package. Our fantastic team goes the extra mile to create an unforgettable experience for our couples and their guests.

“At Surrey Downs Golf Club, we recognise that no two weddings are the same, so we want to provide your dream day. We have adapted our wedding package to reflect the individualities of each and every couple; you can build your own bespoke day rather than picking a set package. Our fantastic team goes the extra mile to create an unforgettable experience for our couples and their guests.” – Surrey Downs Golf Club

Botleys Mansion, Surrey

Firstly, congratulations on your engagement! We know that 2020 has wreaked havoc across the country and we know that many, many couples have, very sadly, had to postpone, cancel or alter their wedding plans. Here at Bijou, we have been working hard behind the scenes to make sure that, as soon as we get the go ahead, the venues and venue teams will be ready to jump into action. The teams have been working tirelessly to ensure that the venues are looking better than ever, the chandeliers are sparkling, and the gardens are perfectly manicured ready for the spring buds to bloom. We know that 2021 is going to be a busy year, and quite frankly, we can’t wait! As expected, our diary is very busy with weddings that have been postponed from 2020, however we do have some dates available across our venues throughout Summer through until the end of 2021. If you’re worried about how you will plan a short notice wedding, please don’t panic. We have a highly experienced team of weddings planners, as well as a sophisticated online planning system to help you with all aspects of your planning. We are excellent at what we do and have helped thousands of couples plan their perfect day, some in as little as 4 weeks!

“We have worked with Bridebook for a couple of years now, but since joining VenuePro, we have really seen the benefits! It’s been a tricky year for everyone, but the team at Bridebook have always been available to talk to and assist with anything that we need. It is evident that they really do want to help us, as a venue, be successful and that is really reassuring. We’re looking forward to working with Bridebook and seeing what 2021 brings!” – Emma, Botleys Mansion

Macdonald Elmers Court Hotel & Resort, Hampshire

Macdonald Elmers Court Hotel and Resort is one of the most romantic weddingvenues in the beautiful New Forest. The magnificent 19th century manor house is setwithin 23 acres of spectacular grounds which provide the perfect settings for yourwedding photographs in every season. In addition to the stunning grounds, you andyour guests can enjoy the most breath-taking sea views of any venue in the NewForest. Our majestic Ballroom and breath-taking Music Room make for the most stunning backdrop come rain or shine.

“For many, 2020 has been the year that should have been filled with celebrating new chapters, but instead has been a year of postponements rather than planning. 2021 is now in sight and there is nothing the team here are more excited about than onceagain making your wedding visions a reality. We can whole heartedly say our venue is one of the most idyllic in the south coast, and there is nothing more rewarding than seeing Elmers Court come to life for each and every unique wedding we host here.We are so thankful that so many couples have entrusted us to surpass their expectations and make their dream day nothing short of magical, and we hope to meet many more of you in the future! We are thrilled to have been nominated for the Best of Britain award, the passion and dedication of the whole team is shownthroughout all that we do here. We look forward to 2021 and all that it holds.” – Mark, Macdonald Elmers Court Hotel & Resort

Mercure Southampton Centre Dolphin Hotel, Hampshire

Whether you’re planning a Civil Ceremony or Partnership, or a traditional Church Wedding, our hotel, situated in the heart of the city’s Old Town, will be the perfect setting for you. The Grade II Listed Mercure Southampton Centre Dolphin is the oldest hotel in the city, packed full of history, charm and character. The hotel has welcomed many notable guests over the years, including Jane Austen who celebrated her 18th birthday at the hotel!

“We have a range of wedding packages available to suit all kinds of requirements and budgets. If you are looking for something a little different, we would love to hear all about your wedding plans and we would be more than happy to put together a bespoke quotation just for you! Our dedicated wedding team are really passionate about making sure each wedding is unique and is exactly the way the happy couple have always dreamed it would be!” – Lucy, Mercure Southampton Centre Dolphin Hotel

Cain Manor, Hampshire

As your dedicated wedding coordinator, I would ensure everything is as perfect as you would envisage your wedding to be. My main tip would be to soak in the moment of your special day and try not to stress! It might sound easier said than done, but that’s why I am on hand to assist and support you every step of the way, to then ensure all the boxes are ticked to make the biggest day of your lives perfect! Our fantastic team at Ansty Hall will also ensure everything gets delivered on your actual wedding day. Any worries or any questions I would always recommend to write them all down, then either send them over to me or I’m always happy to meet in person to go through these with you. This in turn will reassure and lower the stress! As a result, you can then get back to enjoying this experience!’

Hedsor House, Buckinghamshire

When you choose Hedsor House for your wedding, the stunning Georgian house with beautiful bedrooms and exceptional grounds become exclusively yours for the most important and special day of your life. We believe that once you have visited Hedsor House, you will agree that it is simply the perfect place for your wedding. Indeed, no Bride will ever forget the moment she steps out of our splendid Bridal Suite, descends the Grand Staircase adorned with magnificent 12-foot portraits of Hedsor’s former royal guests, to see all of her family and friends in our stunning Centre Hall. Hedsor House is the proud recipient of many titles and awards, and we are especially proud of being voted as Vogue’s Dream Wedding Venue. Perched high above the River Thames and set in over 100 acres of historic parkland, Hedsor House has proved to be simply the perfect wedding venue for civil ceremonies, blessings and receptions. Located a stone’s throw from central London, Hedsor House is ideally located close to all the amenities of the city and Heathrow Airport. But as you drive down our kilometre-long, rhododendron-lined driveway, you and your guests will feel a whole world away from the bustle of the city…

“Firstly huge congratulations on your engagement and we hope you enjoy the start of your wedding planning journey! We can’t wait to meet you, hear your ideas and be able to show you what Hedsor has to offer and add to your special day. Please do get in touch and we will be very happy to help!” – The Shephard Family

The Oakley Court, Berkshire

Oakley Court is a quintessential country house set on the River Thames with a cosy collection of bedrooms to indulge the before and after, plenty of spaces to host the ceremony and 33 acres of spectacular grounds to plan a show-stopping reception. Your wedding will be like no other, beautiful, intimate and enchanting – our magical surroundings with a wealth of historic character and elegant style will help with that. We provide the luxury, make sure the photographer has the camera and together we will unveil a scene of bespoke natural beauty – unspoilt, tranquil and blissfully remote all year round. Our landscape will create an enchanting backdrop for all those special moments captured on camera that will form the memories of your perfect wedding day at The Oakley Court.

“Hi, My name is Niki Wise and although I joined the Oakley family in 2018 I have been working in the hospitality industry for over 10 years. It’s such an exciting time planning your wedding but I also know how overwhelming it can be to find your perfect venue which is why I will be here to help you every step of the way. Visit our stunning venue and I assure you, you won’t be disappointed.” – Niki

Cantley House Hotel & Barn, Berkshire

Cantley House Hotel and Barn is a privately owned, 38 bedroom boutique hotel set within 50 acres of Berkshire countryside.

As the former home of the Marquis of Ormonde, the property has a grand yet homely feel with quirky and eccentric surprises at every turn. Whether you are looking for a venue for a small and intimate wedding reception or a larger more elaborate event our unique and enchanting property has an array of function facilities to suit every taste and budget; from the original suites of our classic Victorian manor house to our distinctive 17th-century barn, we even have the capacity to house a marquee on our impressive lawns – perfect for those weddings where a larger capacity is required.

Three Choirs Vineyard Wickham, Hampshire

A very unique venue where you can say ‘I do’ amongst the vines, then dine in our beautiful beamed Winery which opens out onto the beautiful courtyard to provide your guests with a perfect evening under the stars and amongst the vineyard. Small or large celebrations, your wedding day is planned to perfection tailored to your specific needs. Our vineyard wedding team help bring your ideas to life with a reliable attention to detail service.

“I feel very honoured that couples choose us to help make their special memories on this most important day of their lives. I am also very privileged to lead a fantastic team here at Three Choirs; it is very important to us all to create the perfect day for each and every couple.” – Helen

Worton Hall, Oxfordshire

Worton Hall is a not your typical ‘barn venue’ – set on a family farm estate the venue blends a contemporary aesthetic and modern facilities, with a rustic countryside setting. The focus at Worton Hall is flexibility – we’re here to make suggestions and recommendations but couples can design the wedding that suits them.

“Firstly congratulations and welcome to the world of wedding planning! I’ve been at Worton Hall on this little family farm estate for over five years now since we started this wedding journey. It’s always been really important to me that we offer a flexible approach, so here, no two weddings are the same – your day is exactly that, yours. I’m joined by Tina, our lovely Events Assistant with over 10 years’ experience in the industry. We’re here to help every step of the way.” – Catherine

The Cherry Barn, East Sussex

We are a 48-hour exclusive use, dry hire and a real blank canvas venue where couples make it their own. It’s the perfect size from a micro-weddings to a party with 200 people. A gorgeous, restored 17th-century barn with the exposed beams and roof exactly as it was. We’re proud to have a very bright barn due to all the natural light that comes in through the glass windows and doors. We have a separate dance floor from table setup, so no need to wait outside and turn around the venue from ceremony to wedding breakfast to dance floor. Also, the bar and dance-floor in the same space, so your party will not split!

On top of that, we have gorgeous landscape 360-degree views and so many amazing picture opportunities as it’s in our 400-acre farm, in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Best of all, we have no sound restrictions

“Most of us from the wedding industry will look after you, but the perfect venue for you is the one you’re excited to visit over and over again and the one you’ll have the best relationship with the owner/manager. We love seeing our booked couples and how excited they are about their wedding. This journey should be an exciting one, definitely not stressful. We will guide you in the right direction to pick the best suppliers and make sure this is a fun experience.” – Melanie & Steve

Horwood House, Buckinghamshire

Our charming hotel is nestled in the heart of the Buckinghamshire countryside and combines heritage, comfort and warm, friendly service to create an unforgettable experience.

Built in 1911, the beautiful Grade II listed Manor House is the focal point, and the birthplace of the famous gardener, Percy Thrower. The house, lily pond and manicured Pytheas Gardens provide a truly stunning backdrop for our guests and visitors to enjoy.

A range of spectacular and flexible function spaces, a dedicated events team and accessible location makes Horwood House Hotel the perfect location for any event.

“We cannot thank you enough for considering Horwood House for your wedding venue. We truly feel honoured every time a couple chooses to book their wedding celebrations with us. We take pride in being involved in such a special occasion and will do everything in our power to bring your dream day to life.” – Mel

Stratton Court Barn, Oxfordshire

Our size and location makes us perfect for intimate weddings, away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Although a rural barn, we’ve got a contemporary touch, that will immediately make you feel at home.

“How are your wedding plans coming along? We would love to hear all about them! Nothing makes us happier than helping you plan and celebrate your perfectly unique day.” – Karin

Highfield Park, Hampshire

Highfield Park are proud to be an independent 17th century manor house with the traditional features of the house still in place. We only ever host one wedding per day and our 35 acres of Hampshire Parklands provides the perfect backdrop for wedding photos.

“Welcome to Highfield Park! As you travel along the tree-lined driveway with the manor house coming into view, you know you have arrived somewhere special. We are honoured that are you considering us to host your special day. We truly believe that no two weddings should be the same and we are on hand to help you discover and bring to life the visions that you have for your day.” – Zoe & Rebecca

Mount Ephraim Gardens, Kent

Our privately owned family home offers a unique, classically romantic venue for your wedding ceremony and reception. From the spectacular views of the gardens and estate, to the elegant sweeping staircase leading into the main hall, we can offer you a memorable experience to make your big day extra special. There is a never a wedding the day before or after your wedding, so you can relax, take your time and enjoy your moment.

“If you’re looking for the perfect venue to get married in Kent then please do check out our very special family home. Many couples have found our venue on Bridebook and have had the most magical day here. We offer a very personal service and think we’ve got everything covered for couples, we offer ceremonies and receptions, both inside and outside with plenty of capacity for larger weddings, and have accommodation on-site for up to 22 guests. We’re super flexible and want our family home to feel like yours for the duration of your wedding celebrations, and that’s why there’s never a wedding the day before or after yours. If you’d like more information about Mount Ephraim please get in touch today or book a viewing.” – Lucy

Peelings Manor Barns, East Sussex

Peelings Manor Barns is the perfect blank canvas for you to dress and set up as you please. Space includes the stunning, Grade II listed, traditional Sussex flint barn, barnyard including the covered cloisters, and access to an area at the back of the barn should you wish to extend the space with a marquee. You hire the venue only and are not tied to any suppliers and services. This way you are able to organise your event as you wish; you have freedom of choice so you can make your event really special, personal and unique.

“Peelings Manor Barns, the perfect blank canvas for your special event. Peelings Manor Barns offer a charming, rustic, spacious, DIY venue suitable for events such as wedding receptions, birthday parties, anniversaries and other special celebrations” – Sarah

Swallows Oast, East Sussex

Swallows Oast offers a unique opportunity to combine Rural History with stunning landscapes. Couples are able to personalise their Weddings by deciding on Ceremony choices, Menu selections and Evening entertainment. No two Weddings are ever the same.

“If you choose Swallows Oast the team and I will offer you a friendly and professional service without the stress. We can open up a World of possibilities and enable a Day to remember.” – Mark

Southlands Barn, West Sussex

Southlands Barn brings sights of the Sussex Downs like no other, lush green grass engulfing a lake and flours vibrant with every colour. Rustic with huge oak pillars; but magical with thousands of fairly lights like firefly’s. Outside the stars take their place and you walk around feeling a warm glow from fire pillars in the courtyard. But what really sets us apart are the people who run it, we take care of every stress, work with you to ensure you have everything you dream of and also show you things you may have never known existed. The place is beautiful, stunning and picturesque we know you will fall in love with it and away from distractions of life where you will declare your love for each other.

“It’s hard to pin down what’s happened here. Every day is so unique. We can’t wait to see your faces and welcome you to our home. We want to know your story, As we embark on this new chapter. Please tell us all your plans. Because there’s nothing we can’t capture” – Phil

Huntsmill Farm, Buckinghamshire

We are a family run wedding venue and we love family weddings. We have taken the decision to offer all seven of our self-catering cottages with every wedding booking so that every wedding here has the opportunity to have all of their family stay here over three days and two nights. We still live her and we love our farm which is why you will see the care we put into everything here from the gardens and cottages to the flower arrangements and the lighting.

“Welcome to Huntsmill Farm! As well as a beautiful wedding venue Huntsmill Farm is also a working farm and family home. We love having weddings here and sharing our beautiful barn and gardens with lovely couples. We like to keep things relaxed and that’s why every wedding here happens over three days. As a family farm, it’s important to us that you have the perfect day. Think country, relaxed, rustic charm with stunning surroundings.” – Henry

Blenheim Palace, Oxfordshire

A masterpiece of 18th-century Baroque architecture set in more than 2,000 acres, Blenheim Palace provides the most luxurious setting for any wedding day. With six elegant venue spaces available, you can be assured that everything you need will be provided for your dream wedding ceremony and reception.

Highley Manor, West Sussex

Highley Manor is a beautiful country house in the heart of the South Downs in Sussex. The Manor boasts a beautiful ceremony room, ballroom and grand staircase which is perfect for your wedding photography. With breath-taking views across the Sussex countryside this really is the perfect place for your big day. We have recently refurbished the Honeymoon Suite which is included in your package and have a Getting Ready Room coming very soon! The best bit is all weddings have exclusive use of all function rooms on the day of your wedding, you will also have a dedicated wedding coordinator from the moment of booking and with you on the big day.

We are so excited that you are considering Highley Manor as your wedding venue! We would love to show you around and tell you more about this beautiful estate. We are ready and waiting to make your wedding dreams come true.” – Sophie

Horsted Place Country House Hotel, East Sussex

The perfect Venue in all Seasons Exclusive use allows you plan your wedding to best suit your needs and wants Located in the beautiful Sussex countryside surrounded by acres of woodland and golf course.

“Congratulations on your engagement! We love hosting weddings at Horsted Place as this stunning house and garden make the most wonderful setting for such a special occasion. Most of our weddings are & exclusive use & house party style so it’s just like holding your wedding at home – a very beautiful home with lots of staff. Come and tell us what you have in mind and we will work with you to create your ideal day. We hope to meet you soon.” – Aimee

Salomons Estate, Kent

Situated just two miles outside the spa town of Royal Tunbridge Wells, Salomons Estate is a stunning Victorian mansion set in 36 acres of rolling gardens, parkland and woods. The Estate enjoys an enviable location in the heart of England’s garden, within an hour’s travel of London or Brighton. With the ability to host wedding ceremonies either within the Manor House or on the sun soaked South Facing Terrace, Salomons Estate provides a beautiful backdrop for your personalised celebrations catering for the largest of celebrations to the most intimate.

“We pride ourselves at Salomons Estate in offering a personalised and bespoke service, working to the very highest of standards. Bridebook couples benefit from the services of a specially assigned Wedding Coordinator & host, who will assist in the coordination and delivery of your special day. With over 15 years’ experience in the wedding industry, our team members are knowledgeable & experienced, offering friendly and personable advise from start to finish. We hope to welcome you to the Estate soon!” – Courtney

The Ravenswood, West Sussex

The Ravenswood is an award winning fairy tale wedding venue in the beautiful Sussex countryside. Boasting two indoor ceremony rooms and the gorgeous Little Castle outdoor ceremony area, this really is the perfect place for your wedding. Not only are the rooms beautiful we also have photographic spots set up throughout the 18 acres of land creating truly magical wedding photos. The stunning getting ready room and Honeymoon suite are both included in your package, we also have 34 bedrooms onsite for your guests. The best bit is all weddings have exclusive use of all function rooms on the day of your wedding, you will also have a dedicated wedding coordinator from the moment of booking and with you on the big day.

“We are so excited that you are considering The Ravenswood as your wedding venue! We would love to show you around and tell you more about this beautiful estate. We are ready and waiting to make your wedding dreams come true.” – Sophie

Coltsford Mill, Surrey

We are a family run wedding venue with a dedicated team with over 32 years’ experience of hosting weddings. From the first visit we take the time to get to know our couples to allow us to provide a truly tailored and bespoke service delivering your dream wedding package and experience. We pride ourselves on our attention to the smallest detail, this is core to our central belief that each and every bride deserves the very best on their wedding day, at Coltsford Mill we deliver.

“Looking forward to showing you around very soon. Despite this last year being challenging to the extreme, we have still delivered exceptional service to those brides that decided to go ahead under the current restrictions. With restrictions likely to ease in the coming months we are excited to report we are in high demand for 2021/2022 seasons. Love can’t wait, so be sure to contact us to secure your preferred date!” – Liz

The Lost Village Of Dode, Kent

As voted in the Independent as being one of the country’s 50 best Wedding venues, the Lost Village of Dode Is undoubtedly one of the most exclusive and sought after Wedding venues in Kent. Far, far away, in a magical place, where time has stood still, in an almost forgotten valley between Luddesdown and Holly Hill, nestled in the North Kent Downs in the South East of England, there stands a beautiful, charming, enchanting, privately owned, romantic, former Norman church – the only trace of the now lost village of Dode. The Lost Village of Dode is perfect for couples who want to begin their tale of love, romance and desire, either inside or outside. You can choose from an intimate indoor Civil Ceremony or Partnership and Renewal of Vows. Or for an outdoor Blessing or Pagan Handfasting Ceremony, you can hold your event within the ancient Stone Circle followed by a lavish Wedding Reception, with dancing and then stay overnight, onsite, in one of the two superb award-winning cottages. We offer bespoke weddings, tailored to each couple, or package weddings, so you can have your perfect day exactly the way you want it. After your ceremony guests usually spend time in the stunning grounds, enabling you to have your group photos and enjoy a glass of bubbles and perhaps a selection of canapes. And for your evening reception, we work alongside a number of fantastic professional caterers who can provide a Medieval Style Banquet Wedding Breakfast Reception with all the trimmings. Your Wedding Breakfast might include a hog roast or a roast lamb or we can cater for various dietary requirements…We can also offer a number of unique additions to your day including Ollie the Owl to deliver your rings, or bubbles as you leave the church. No hidden charges and no corkage charge either!

Stokes Farm Barn, Berkshire

Our picturesque Victorian timber barn is full of character and embraces every occasion. The beautiful oak beams and neutral colour scheme compliment every party theme. The barn is set on a fully working farm with various animals in the surrounding fields – a real attraction for younger guests! We offer all of our guests exclusive use of the barn and pride ourselves in our excellent service.

“Welcome to Stokes Farm Barn, a family run venue situated in Wokingham, Berkshire. A wedding at Stokes Farm Barn is sure to be unique with the barn and its beautiful surroundings waiting to adopt your style. Our in-house wedding co-ordinator will be on hand throughout the planning process to help bring all your ideas to life, and on the day itself to ensure the day runs smoothly. We pride ourselves on our excellent customer service and will do everything we can to ensure your special day really is the best day of your lives!”

Preston Court, Kent

Preston Court is one of the most stylish venues in the UK and just that little bit bonkers. Nestled in beautiful countryside near Canterbury, the historic Preston Court is a 600-acre private estate and farm offering three exceptionally unique spaces for your wedding celebration. Fully licensed for civil ceremonies and partnerships, your wedding can take place either in a magical moated island, in an enchanting fully-decked 17th century barn, or within the walls of an ancient 12th century Saxon church. Meet farmyard animals or take a ride on a glorious Victorian carousel set on their extensive grounds. Exclusive use of this exceptional estate in Kent is a haven for the most captivating wedding photography and the best celebration you can imagine. Luxury Glamping ins available on site including duluxe Bridal ‘Emperor’ Bell tent.

“Welcome! Thank you very much for looking at Preston Court – we really do love every single wedding we do here at my family home and each and everyone is different. We have small and very dedicated and experienced team who love what they do. We are currently offering Virtual Viewings by Video platforms such as Facetime and Whats App etc. Please get in touch for a viewing – there is so much to see here and we are continually striving to improve to have the very best.” – Anna

The Gardens, Kent

Rustic, whimsical and breathtakingly beautiful, The Gardens is an exclusive-use wedding venue nestled in 12 acres of grounds with 16 individual gardens to explore. Each garden has its own characteristics, mood, and colour for guests to meander through and explore, providing endless backdrops for your intimate wedding photos, including a stunning Victorian greenhouse donated to The Gardens by HRH Charles, The Prince of Wales. The Gardens is proudly managed with a conscience, and this includes nurturing native wildflowers and using onsite beehives to keep plants pollinated. Inspired by the location, in the heart of Kent, The Gardens sources food ingredients from local suppliers and its own orchard, fruit and vegetable allotments. It offers the choice of three stunning indoor and outdoor ceremony options, providing an unforgettable location to say “I do”. Weddings at The Gardens are run by the exceptional event planning team at Glow Events. You’ll be supported by a dedicated wedding coordinator who will be by your side throughout your planning journey, and you’ll also enjoy access to Glow’s exclusive online planning tool.

“I’m Jenny, The Gardens’ in-house wedding coordinator. Congratulations on your exciting news! I can’t wait to meet you, hear about your vision, and show you our breathtaking English country garden. With years of experience in wedding planning and hundreds of five-star reviews across all of the major sites, I’ll be by your side throughout your entire planning journey so that you can concentrate on the fun bits of wedding planning, with none of the stress.” – Jenny

Royal Berkshire, Berkshire

At Royal Berkshire, we have a tranquil and private walled garden hidden within the grounds, the perfect place for any outdoor ceremony before celebrating the night away in our Berkshire Suite where are glistening chandeliers provide the perfect party atmosphere. Our professional wedding team are dedicated to helping you every step of the way, bringing your ideas to life. With exclusive use available, you can treat this romantic and historic Mansion house like your very home for the day.

The Mill House Hotel, Berkshire

Celebrate the special day at this Boutique Hotel tucked away in beautiful Berkshire!

“Having held two family weddings at The Mill House Hotel we understand the importance of your special day and assure you of a friendly and attentive service with spectacular food. We have a variety of packages for you to choose from or alternatively items are individually priced to create a bespoke package. We would be delighted to show you around the hotel and discuss your requirements in detail. Please do visit our pre-recorded video which will give you a taste of what’s to come. Thank you.” – Kim

South Lodge, West Sussex

In the heart of the dramatic Sussex Downs, South Lodge is the perfect venue for all seasons. In spring we welcome a striking display of rhododendrons. Our outdoor wedding pavilion offers the unique opportunity to marry with a panoramic view of the Downs in summer. Set within the 93 acres of parkland, plenty of vibrant colours in the autumn set a theme for your wedding day, and candlelit ceremonies and roaring log fires add to the atmosphere of romance when there is a chill in the winter air.

Pennyhill Park, Surrey

Penyhill Park offer beautiful rooms for an intimate or a lavish experience on your wedding day. You have the option of choosing from the outdoor pavilion or any of our indoor suites. Our 19th century Mansion House is surrounded by lily ponds, landscaped gardens and plenty of greenery whereas the inside of the hotel also provides stunning architecture. All of this exclusively for you!

Holiday Inn Milton Keynes East, Buckinghamshire

Scenic countryside and Georgian elegance at the Holiday Inn Milton Keynes East Hotel located in rural Newport Pagnell.

“Congratulations, we would love to host your wedding day. We are excited to announce our Hotel has gone through a fresh contemporary new look, in keeping with its original country house feel!” – Julie-anne Passey

Lainston House, Hampshire

Set amongst 63 acres of gorgeous countryside, the five-star Lainston House is the perfect setting for the wedding of your dreams. Create your unforgettable day at Lainston House. Host your civil ceremony in our beautiful 17th century Dawley Barn or walk down our long south lawn aisle to our wedding pavilion where you can say your I do’s surrounded by picturesque gardens. With Exclusive use being a popular choice, you and your guests can enjoy complete privacy within all 63 acres of gorgeous Hampshire countryside! Choose from our four mouth watering food menus, all paired with the perfect wine selected by our Head Sommelier. Party the night away with your guests, before enjoying a dreamy nights stay our 50 individually designed bedrooms.

The Old Kent Barn, Kent

The Old Kent Barn is a multi-award winning family owned and run business.Established for over 15 years, in this time we have looked after over 1000 weddings.We’re renowned for our attention to detail and unique on-hand service for bothpartners from our friendly and experienced team. The light and airy open plan barn is a wonderful space for your wedding year-round, with exclusive use for you, your family and friends, offering both garden and barn ceremonies. The barns are surrounded by seasonal landscaped gardens in beautiful Kent countryside in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and feature four illuminated locations. Our In-House Kitchen produces restaurant quality food on a banqueting scale with local and sustainably sourced ingredients.

“A warm hello from all of the team here at The Old Kent Barn. We offer advice and support from your first enquiry and this support continues throughout your time with us, we will always go above and beyond to ensure you have the perfect wedding for you.” – Kylie

The Spread Eagle Hotel, West Sussex

We have a choice of two enchanting venues for your civil ceremony: the intimate King Edward VII Room with its beamed walls and ceiling is in the oldest part of the hotel and accommodates up to 30 guests; and the magnificent Jacobean Hall with its natural stone walls, heraldic banners and minstrel’s gallery for up to 120. The hotel is licensed for up to 120 for a civil wedding.

Winters Barns, Kent

Winters Barns is unique in so many ways. Our fun, loving team and our beautiful barns will wow you like no other. We have the choice of two beautiful locations for your ceremony. Our beautiful Cart Barn is available for outside ceremonies, and our oak beamed ceremony room for an inside ceremony. Winters Barns also has accommodation on-site in our beautiful Farmhouse. Here your friends and family can stay on the night of your wedding and enjoy a breakfast the following morning.

Kings Chapel, Buckinghamshire

The Old Kent Barn is a multi-award winning family owned and run business.Kings Chapel is a charming historic venue that is sure to wow guests with its unique features as it welcomes you in for an unforgettable day

“Oooh have they popped THE question?! Or maybe you’re thinking of getting down on one knee…. Well fantastic news, because you have found your beautiful wedding venue! The Chapel is truly a hidden gem nestled in the patchwork quilt of the Chiltern Hills. Let us take your breath away with our domed Main Hall & flourishing finer details of the glittering chandeliers in the Reception Room.You are sure to fall in love with the Kings Chapel!”

Macdonald Bear Hotel, Oxfordshire

Situated in the very heart of Oxfordshire, our beautiful country escape is the perfect place for you to host your unforgettable day. The Macdonald Bear Hotel is set on the outskirts of the magnificent Blenheim palace, and boasts original 13th Century period features throughout the venue. For a magical Oxfordshire Wedding, we can help you create stunning intimate ceremonies and receptions which can truly immerse your guests in memories which will last forever. From your very first visit to the moment you say ‘I Do’, our dedicated Wedding Team will be here to guide and create your dream stay whilst at The Bear. From smaller intimate receptions to larger celebrations, The Bear is completely unique and suits so many different couples wishes. With a range of both tailored or bespoke packages, there is flexibility to ensure your day is exactly how you imagined.

“Congratulations on your engagement and thank you for considering the Macdonald Bear Hotel as your possible venue for your BIG Day! I would love to make arrangements to meet you and your partner to show you around our beautiful venue, this would also be an ideal time to discuss your Wedding plans in more detail so we can ensure that your day is exactly as you dreamt it!” – Carlotta

Gray Manor, Hampshire

Our team have a wealth of experience in the wedding industry. Everyone from your wedding co-ordinator, who will assist you in the planning of your special day, to the chef who will create a menu to delight all of your guests, right down to the function manager who is on hand to run your day and make it more perfect then you ever thought possible, the whole team are here to make your day the most memorable of your lives. Set in five acres of beautiful countryside and with a complete refurbishment throughout the venue, this is a truly special place to host your wedding reception. We believe every wedding is special and unique and can help design a bespoke day, to make it a truly one off occasion, that yourself and all your guests will remember forever.

“We are a family owned and run business and we want this to be all about you. We have thrown away the rule book to enable you to make your special day unique to you. Come and take over Gray Manor for the day – “our house is your house”.” – Eli

The Quill, Kent

The Quill Has 2 unique sites in Kent, the first is Le Chateau in Challock that has accommodation for 7 and the wedding is held on the beautiful front lawn of the chateau in a sailcloth tent, the second is The Meadow which is a 2 acre grassed clearing on the edge of a forest that has views over hundreds of acres of the Kent countryside near Old Wives Lees.

“Congratulations on your engagment, we look forward to getting in touch with you about your special day.” – Nick

Cornwallis Suite, Kent

The Cornwallis suite is a hidden gem, with a spacious lounge and bar area, choice of 2 function rooms and now the addition of the newly licenced gazebo in our secluded garden, makes the Cornwallis Suite an ideal venue for your wedding. The Cornwallis Suite can seat up to 160 for the wedding breakfast, up to 200 for the evening reception & has ample free parking. We can provide a variety of wedding packages for you to choose from allowing your special day to be tailored to your needs and budget. Our catering team pride themselves on using fresh locally sourced ingredients to prepare mouthwatering dishes.

“Congratulations! We are a friendly, experienced, approachable team and we are here to make your day a truly enjoyable experience.” – Sharon

Southend Barns, West Sussex

Using the latest environmentally sustainable technology, the wedding barns have been lovingly restored to create the perfect setting for a romantic civil ceremony and wedding reception. Set in luscious landscaped gardens with hidden courtyards and tranquil lawns, Southend Barns is a wedding venue like no other.

“Here at Southend Barns, we are a small team of passionate individuals who are here to support you through out the planning process. From the initial enquiry to the delivery of your perfect wedding day, we want to ensure the process is seamless, stress free and most importantly enjoyable.” – Amie & Sophie

Wickwoods Country Club, West Sussex

As we are a privately owned boutique venue, we deliver each and every wedding with the utmost care and attention to detail. We only host one wedding per week, allowing us to truly focus each couple’s individual requirements. Wickwoods Country Club, Hotel & Spa is a truly elegant and sophisticated venue with a modern twist, which ticks all the boxes for your countryside wedding.

“It is an absolute honour and a privilege to be considered to host such a special day, and we cannot wait to assist you in bringing your wedding dreams into fruition.” – Jasmine

Hever Castle and Gardens, Kent

Hever Castle and Gardens is a stunning 13th century estate that was once the childhood home of Anne Boleyn. The beautiful Tudor inspired architecture and antiques will enchant you. The Castle is surrounded by stunning, award winning gardens, a lakeside Loggia, a Pavilion, a wisteria clad pergola and charming private lawns. Let this special place captivate your imagination and inspire your wedding day dreams. With 28 five-star bedrooms, this is the perfect venue to appreciate English history at its finest while also making an ever lasting history of your own.

“Hello there and congratulations on not only your engagement but also on discovering Hever Castle and the beautiful wedding venues we have to offer you! As well as the stunning historical backdrop of the 13th century Castle, we have award winning gardens, a lakeside ceremony location, a lawn for marquees and tipi’s and five-star accommodation in a charming Tudor style private wing.Drop us a line and come and see us to talk about your dream wedding.” – Kate

Odo’s Barn, Kent

Odo’s Barn is a beautifully restored, 15th century, family run Wedding & Events barn in the Garden of England. Overlooking the Romney Marsh in Kent, Odo’s Barn, complete with its own medieval moat, is a truly magical wedding venue for your special occasion. With stunning original features, a warm and welcoming atmosphere and eye-catching golden chandeliers, the barn is a perfect backdrop to your big day. We know how busy and stressful the run up to your wedding can be which is why we give you access to the barn the day before your wedding so that you can set up and decorate and make the barn your own.

“Huge congratulations on the fabulous news of your recent engagement – now let the fun begin! We would love to welcome you to Odo’s Barn and hear the exciting plans you have for your wedding day and show you how we can help you make this come to life!”

Long Furlong Barn, West Sussex

Long Furlong Barn is more than just a Rustic Barn. It’s a family, and like family we have made sure that all the little things are taken care of. For example, the Barns have underfloor heating for winter weddings and air conditioning for summer weddings. We have essential décor items included for those forgotten items or to save a few pennies. We create relationships with our couples, understanding what is important for them on their wedding day. We observe and understand trends to make sure the Barns are current and relevant for couples of today.

“Welcome to Long Furlong Barn from the LFB Team! Thank you for taking the time to look at our beautiful venue! We know times are strange at the moment, but they won’t be strange forever and we are still working to ensure our couples have the best wedding day ever! We have a fab virtual viewing platform, where one of the team will walk you around LFB on a summers day, and we have our wedding experience event coming up later in March. If you are looking for a Barn wedding, please do get in touch., We would love to hear from you!”

The Windmill Venue, Oxfordshire

Our venue is unique because we have the most mesmerising panoramic view in the Cotswolds, across the countryside on the Windrush valley.

“As a family foursome we’ve been creating magic at our own venues internationally for more than 20 years. In 2019 we set about finding the perfect English location to continue living out our passion. As soon as we gazed upon the glorious view and the magnificent old Cotswold building that is the Windmill, we knew this was it! We’re so looking forward to planning and hosting magical celebrations at this incredible venue.”

Missenden Abbey, Buckinghamshire

When couples are looking for a stunning backdrop for their wedding celebrations, Missenden Abbey never fails to impress; set amidst 10 acres of picturesque grounds, this 12th century medieval Abbey perfectly blends history with today’s contemporary wedding celebrations. The Garden Room features a beautiful staircase with contemporary stained-glass windows and our adjoined dining rooms have magnificent high vaulted ceilings. We have a seasonal marquee with a starlight canopy overlooking our impressive country views.

“First of all, congratulations on your engagement! It’s an exciting time filled with Pinterest boards, folded corners in magazines, dress/suit shopping and the whirlwind adventure of searching for your perfect venue. We would love to share your wedding planning journey with you and invite you to visit the historical and stunning Missenden Abbey to see how we can help your day be truly unforgettable.” – Michelle

Weddings at Quex, Kent

We are proud to offer Civil Ceremonies either in the historic Quex House with it’s beautifully carved staircase or under our stunning Victorian style Gazebo with a backdrop of our beautifully landscaped 15 acres of garden. We only hold one wedding a day, giving couples our full and undivided attention. If the weather does not allow for your ceremony to be outside, we have indoor options available, but your day will be perfect whatever the weather. There are numerous photographic opportunities with a selection of unique backdrops. No country house would be complete without extensive gardens, and Quex is no exception with acres of beautiful, informal gardens available including lawns, herbaceous boarders, ponds and fountains, a croquet lawn and a Victorian walled garden. Quex House is located next to the Powell-Cotton Museum which is home to a world class collection of natural history. The African Gallery is available to hire for your drinks reception and is a memorable talking point for guests of all ages. Being nestled within this large country estate, we are lucky enough to be able to have fireworks – what a perfect way to finish your special day!

“We believe that someone’s wedding day is most precious and do everything we can for this day to run to perfection. Our experienced team will help with the planning and event manage on the day to take care of all the details so our couples can relax and enjoy the day . During the planning stages we aim to make sure our couples are totally relaxed and comfortable with us and the venue so when the ‘big day’ arrives they are not at all concerned as they know we have it all in hand.” – Laura & Molly

Oastbrook Vineyard, East Sussex

Oastbrook Estate Vineyard is like being in Tuscany or Provence without having to leave the UK. Picture palm trees, a swimming pool, stunning views and vines everywhere for the perfect photo opportunity. Plus, as a working vineyard, there is English wine on tap – you will never run out! A vineyard wedding is a way of having a rustic luxury day; with room for glamping, a Hobbit House for the couple to stay in plus a tasting room for your reception.

“If you are looking for a luxe destination wedding feel without leaving the UK, we would love to chat to you about hosting your wedding at Oastbrook, situated in East Sussex, very near to the Kent border. We can cater for up to 150 guests in our marquee, and as small as 15 (imagine eating your wedding meal on trestle tables between the wines) – you can make a whole weekend of it too. Drop us a line and we can give you a virtual tour or arrange seeing you in person as soon as we can. We know that you will love it here.” – Nick

Ramster Hall, Surrey

Ramster Hall dates from 1604 and has a great history, nestling it the Surrey Hills it is surrounded by stunning gardens and parkland. Although fairly grand to look at the halls are so welcoming, with beautiful beams and panelling, huge fire places and ceilings draped in fairy lights we really do have a fabulous party space! Ramster has been in my family for 4 generations and being a family run venue you can be assured of a very personal service with attention to every detail.

“I love seeing a couples ideas and dreams of their wedding day come to fruition, couples invest a lot of work and time into planning their day but with our great list of amazing suppliers and our guidance I think we take a lot of the strain away from the organisation! There is nothing mass market about what we do at Ramster Hall, our weddings are all so different and unique, from the moment guests arrive down the long drive and see the house we know they are going to be beautifully looked after and have a memorable and very happy day.” – Rosie

Burrows Lea Country House, Surrey

A hidden gem in the Surrey Hills. Our beautiful country house wedding venue is yours exclusively for the whole day. The house greets you with a warm welcome and the views and gardens are stunning

“Hello, we are Julia and Lorraine and we are the wedding and event co-ordinators here at Burrows Lea Country House. The house is set in lovely grounds and woodland walks and the views over the Surrey Hills are stunning. We would love to show you round and help you plan your special day. We are pleased to inform our bridal couples that we at Burrows Lea do not make any additional charges for your Burrows Lea house registrar.” – Alison

Hayne House, Kent

We are so lucky to be able to combine our modern glasshouse Orangery with our traditional Former Hunting Lodge. We believe at Hayne House that you really get the best of both words, alongside a small team who have a strong sustainable ethos in everything they do. The uniqueness of Hayne House is that it was built with one thing in mind. Weddings! Set within a 35 acre private estate we also host a gorgeous pamper cottage and outdoor pavilion for the summer months, giving you panoramic views of the English gardens.

We believe at Hayne House that no two weddings are the same and no two couples are the same. Every wedding we do is tailored, unique and with a personal service. Our love of weddings, means we only work with the top handpicked suppliers in Kent who care just as much as we do.” – Ellie

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