Manor by the Lake, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
This award-winning, exclusive-use Victorian manor house wedding venue is nestled in seven acres of grounds in the heart of the Cotswold countryside. It's steeped in history and bursting with character, and the spectacular grounds offer outdoor options for wedding ceremonies including the Italian Pavilion situated next to the manor house, and the Lakeside Pavilion framed by immaculate gardens. There's also the dramatic Manor Arches that's a licensed setting which also makes a great photographic backdrop. Receptions take place in a choice of rooms inside the manor including in the beautiful ballroom that opens out on to the lake and gardens for up to 250 guests. It's a light and bright space and is home to a large bar, stage and dancefloor.