Arnos Vale Cemetery

£2,600 - £4,600 for Venue Hire
Up to 100
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Step away from the ordinary. Mix and match our three unique venues to hold your ceremony, reception and evening celebrations! We offer an outdoor woodland venue and two iconic, historic indoor venues.
Arnos Vale Cemetery Pricing & Costs

Venue Hire Only

Prices Start At
Maximum Price
What is included in this pricing:
Day before set up available
Furniture included
Choice of preferred caterers
Wedding coordinator available on the day
Arnos Vale Cemetery Features & Capacity


Venue Type
Dining Capacity
Reception Capacity
Usual Access Time
10:00 AM
Usual Finish Time
11:00 PM
Late Night Extension

Ceremony & Reception

Church Within Walking Distance
Sound System Available
Dancefloor Available
Outdoor Ceremony Available
Confetti Permitted
Wedding Licence


Pet Friendly
Disabled Access
Grade I/II Listed Building
On-Site Parking
Outdoor Reception Space
In-House Wedding Coordinator
Landscaped Gardens
City View

Food and Drink

Alcohol Licence
Our caterers have been carefully selected by us for their excellent service and quality menus suiting a range of budgets and styles. Choose from rustic or informal dining to a sit-down banquet. See our catering brochure for more information. We provide in-house drinks receptions with choices from locally-sourced brewers and distilleries. To read more about our drinks packages, see our drinks menu.

Cultural Specialists

Arnos Vale Cemetery Full Description
Step into 45 acres of stunning woodland habitat in the heart of Bristol. Arnos Vale Cemetery is the perfect location for couples looking for a unique wedding setting in Bristol. Discover our woodland wedding venue, the Underwood Centre, set in the breathtaking surroundings of our natural forest ecosystem. This secret escape is the perfect natural getaway, its hard to believe its just a stones throw away from the city centre. The iconic Spielman Centre is the perfect fusion of elegant Victorian architecture and modern glass design. Picture yourselves walking up the grand steps between the elegant pillars leading to the impressive double wooden doors and the majestic interior. Our third venue, the Anglican Chapel, is an elegant Grade II listed building, licensed for Church of England ceremonies. The wide ornate steps lead into the chapel making a wonderful entrance opening into our grandest space. With our stunning central location, a choice of catering options and the combination of unique venues, Arnos Vale is the perfect location for a bespoke wedding in Bristol.

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Sam
It's great to hear from you! I know there's a lot of information, and it can be quite daunting at first, so please contact me with any questions and I’ll do my best to help.


Year Business Was Established
No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
No. of People In Team
Thom Wood
Happy couple married in December
April 2023
From start to finish Buffy and the teams involved made our wedding stress free and when the big day came it went absolutely flawlessly
From start to finish Buffy and the teams involved made our wedding stress free and when the big day came it went absolutely flawlessly! I know newly weds say their wedding was perfect but ours truly was and the staff and teams involved made that come to life. Both Gem, Myself and our families would like to thank all of you for your hard work and professionalism throughout. If you are thinking about having your wedding here DO IT! The beauty in the grounds is next level, the Spielman and the Anglican are both gorgeous! Again thank you to everyone who made our day the best of our lives!
Johanna and Alex
Happy couple married in June
June 2019
Wonderful party!
We're slowly recovering from our wonderful party - it was such a great day but we're knackered now!
Erika and Tristan
Happy couple married in May
May 2019
Thank you to everyone at Arnos Vale.
The process from start to finish was well organised, friendly and professional. The venue is beautiful and the staff are fantastic. We loved that everything was so flexible so that we could create a day that was personal to us. Buffy was amazing and made everything so easy for us during the planning and on the day, we couldn't have done it without her. Thank you to everyone at Arnos Vale.
Nick and Holly
Happy couple married in April
April 2019
The most amazing venue.
The most amazing venue. The most amazing staff. Everything was perfect. Buffy was the most understanding, enthusiastic person who makes everything so easy and chilled.
Amy and Dan
Happy couple married in April
April 2019
We had the most amazing wedding experience
We had the most amazing wedding experience at Arnos Vale. The location was beautiful, the food was delicious and the organisation throughout and on the day was fantastic! We would highly recommend getting married at this atmospheric and unique setting! Buffy was incredibly supportive and great throughout!
Scott & Sarah
Happy couple married in October
November 2018
We had a wonderful day. The reception was outside in the underwood with everything wonderfully decorated. A fire where we could toast marshmallows and wonderful staff who tried their best to make everythings perfect. When it was predicted rain they offered a place to have it indoors and were wonderful at planning everything to ensure we were happy. The underwood itself was beautiful and the fairy lights and candles gave it a nice touch. Many of our friends said they would consider it if they were in Bristol (majority of them were scottish) but everyone loved it.
Arnos Vale Cemetery Location & Contact Details


Arnos Vale Cemetery, Bath Road, Bristol, BS4 3EW, England

Travel Notes

Arnos Vale lies close to Bristol's city centre on the A4 Bath Road, at Brislington. We're outside of Bristol's Clean Air Zone, but please be aware of it if you're driving through the city centre to get to us.

Nearest Town


Nearest Motorway & Junction


Nearest Train Station

Bristol Temple Meads

Nearest Airport

Bristol Airport

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