Choosing the perfect Gloucestershire and Wiltshire wedding venue is an exciting part of your wedding planning. There is a huge choice of venue types in the Glos and Wilts including hotels, barns, country manor houses, romantic castles as well as chic city and town centre locations.
Take a look at Gloucestershire and Wiltshire wedding venues and those further afield in our listings below.
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Sudeley Castle & Gardens is one of Gloucestershire's most loved and top-rated historical sites with more than 1,000 years of history. It's rated amongst the top attractions for 'Things to do in the Cotswolds' and is the only private castle with an English queen, Katherine Parr, buried in its grounds. There are 10 gardens, exhibitions, an adventure playground, and more to explore. The main event for 2022 is the Sudeley Sculpture Safari, a procession of life-sized, naturally-made sculptures featuring rhino, hippo, zebra, orangutan and elephant, among other much-loved creatures for the animal kingdom. The trail aims to celebrate all creatures and spreads a universal message of conservation and peaceful coexistence with nature.
Posted: 22 September 2022
What better way to celebrate Roald Dahl Day than with a magical Matilda Afternoon Tea at one of five Luxury Family Hotels? In partnership with The Roald Dahl Story Company, Luxury Family Hotels has created a Matilda Afternoon Tea – a magical dining experience themed on the iconic children's story, and the perfect way for Roald Dahl fans of all ages to celebrate Roald Dahl Day on Tuesday 13th September 2022. To commemorate one of the best children's authors of all time, Roald Dahl Day is celebrated every year on his birthday – the 13th of September – to remember the magic that he brought and continues to bring to children all over the world. The Matilda Afternoon Tea is currently available at all five Luxury Family Hotels properties until April 2023: Fowey Hall in South Cornwall, Moonfleet Manor on the Jurassic Coast in Dorset, New Park Manor in the New Forest, The Ickworth near Bury-St-Edmunds and Woolley Grange in Wiltshire.
Posted: 9 September 2022
The Cliveden Literary Festival that's set to take place between 15th and 16th October has announced its full 2022 programme. Taking place at the historic Cliveden House in Berkshire, and renowned as a forum for lively debate, this year's Cliveden Literary Festival line-up features in-conversations with leading authors and thinkers, as well as panel discussions about many of today's most pressing issues, with topics spanning current affairs, politics, history, feminism, business and beyond. Highlights from the Cliveden Literary Festival 2022 programme include the patriarch of British actors, Brian Cox, will tell broadcaster Chris Evans about his journey from Shakespeare to Succession; Monica Ali will share the highs and lows of a writer's life with Merve Emre; William Boyd will chart his literary voyage through love and time with Sam Leith, and British Vogue Editor Edward Enninful will talk to Catherine Ostler about his fashionable life.
Posted: 1 September 2022
The Worcester Lodge Wedding Showcase is set to take place on Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th September from 10 am until 3 pm. Designed by William Kent in 1746, Worcester Lodge faces south along the three-mile avenue that leads to Badminton House in South Gloucestershire, It boasts spectacular views of the surrounding park and Badminton House itself. An idyllic wedding venue, it combines the grandeur of a historical building with the versatility of a modern outdoor wedding. The event will showcase this magical venue that will be fully styled as a wedding set-up so that couples can visualise their dream day. There'll also be a marquee and glamping tents decorated by a team of trusted suppliers.
Posted: 30 August 2022
Dorchester Collection's luxury country house hotel and spa, Coworth Park introduce specialist sound therapy treatments by organic luxury seaweed skincare ishga (www.ishga.com). Located within 240 acres of Berkshire parkland, The Spa at Coworth Park provides a contemporary eco-luxury setting in which to enjoy the ishga sound therapy treatment, created in partnership with sound wellness brand Swell. This unique partnership aims to harness the power of sound, translating this into a range of therapeutic sound treatments to accompany ishga's award-winning products.
Posted: 25 August 2022
Kin House is a beautifully restored Grade II listed private Georgian manor house located in the Wiltshire countryside. It's set within 10 acres of walled gardens and private woodland and has been sensitively restored to its former glory over the last year with interiors led by British design studio Barlow & Barlow who are known for their eclectic combinations of antique furniture, bold prints and bright colours. The stately-home wedding venue comprises 12 stunning en suite bedrooms, multiple bars, dining and lounge spaces, and a glamorous Dressing Room equipped with hairdryers, tongs, hair-washing sinks and swivel chairs placed at a stylish marble bar for the bridal party. There's even a speakeasy-style Barbers for male grooming treatments.
Posted: 23 August 2022
Following a multi-million-pound refurbishment, intimate riverside wedding venue Wild Thyme & Honey, located in the heart of the Cotswolds, is now home to three magical event spaces: Wild Thyme & Honey Event Suite, The Secret Garden Room (for intimate ceremonies of up to 20 people) and The Courtyard. The boutique country hotel can cater for up to 140 guests and is home to 24 luxurious rooms and suites, including No. 3 London Road, their exclusive honeymoon suite – comprising a four-poster bed, spacious living room, dressing and make-up area, barrel sauna, jacuzzi and outside patio. The wedding concierge brings years of experience and good relationships with local suppliers, including floral designers and photographers while the award-winning culinary team are committed to creating exquisite dishes and the perfect menu tailored to suit all tastes and preferences. There's also The Crown at Ampney Brook, the hotel's British country pub located on-site offering private dining.
Posted: 18 August 2022
Finest Retreats is delighted to announce its partnership with ARC, taking on exclusive management of a series of properties that embody a new standard in UK homestays. Comfortably hosting up to 30 people per property, ARC is a curated and crafted collection of the most remarkable country houses, from the minds of London-based architecture studio Parti and design studio Regular Practice. Combining architecture, furniture and landscape, Parti aims to design atmospheres and experiences as integral to buildings, spaces and landscapes. Each building is a beautiful, well-crafted, inventive property that positively impacts guests, society and the built environment. The first two properties in the series are ARC Painswick, a 15th-century wool merchant's manor house at the heart of the town restored to its ancestral beauty, and ARC Padstow, an 18th-century build restored to its original plan and nestled in the heart of St Issey, Cornwall.
Posted: 16 August 2022
Here in the UK we're truly blessed with ample gorgeous wedding venues offering couples tying the knot in this country such variety; from historic castle to beach-side hotels, Victorian manor houses to tree houses and woodland weddings - the options really are endless. The wedding financial experts at money.co.uk analysed TripAdvisor to reveal the venues with the most mentions of 'weddings' in their reviews and then used Instagram data to discover which ones have been shared the most on the platform and ranked them from highest to lowest to reveal the most popular in the UK.
Posted: 4 August 2022
Welcome summer in quintessentially English style by making the most of Burnham Beeches Hotel's Midweek Afternoon Tea Offer. The Georgian hotel, set in the picturesque countryside of South Buckinghamshire, is offering afternoon tea for just £25 per person until September 30. The offer, which is available Monday to Thursday, allows guests to indulge in a delicious selection of homemade cakes, sandwiches, pastries and teas. The menu includes irresistible delicacies such as smoked salmon and lemon creme fraiche mini brioche bun, Welsh rarebit and leek tart, and plain and raisin buttermilk scones with Devonshire clotted cream and fruit preserves. A vegan menu is also available offering tempting delights such as hummus and beetroot sandwiches and homemade vegan scones with whipped coconut cream and preserves. The afternoon teas also include a glass of Prosecco and can be upgraded to a bottomless Prosecco for just £35 per person.
Posted: 4 August 2022