Newlyweds to be are spoilt for choice today with the variety of wedding venues available. It used to be that there were a handful of venues in each area that hosted most of the local venues but today new venues spring up all the time. To help you narrow your choices down here are five types of venue to consider and five dream wedding venues to suit them. Take a look:
Get married at a Castle
If getting married at a castle is your childhood dream then dreams can come true. A castle is a stunning backdrop for your big day, you will be instantly transported back to a bygone era.
Consider Farnham Castle
Rich in history, and set within five acres of stunning gardens, Farnham Castle overlooks the lovely Surrey town of Farnham. The elevated position provides amazing views and really is the most perfect venue for your wedding.
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Is exclusivity important to you? Choosing an exclusive use venue can bring you the ultimate privacy for your special day. Choosing an exclusive venue that also offers guest accommodation will make every part of your wedding day or weekend extra special.
Consider Cliveden House
Fully restored, and set within 376 acres of National Trust parkland, Cliveden House is a wonderful choice for a magical wedding celebration.
Licensed for civil ceremonies, and with plenty of guest accommodation, hold your special day amongst the intricate architecture and luxury interiors, manicured gardens and stunning views across the countryside and River Thames.
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Nature lovers will always be drawn to the outdoors, even for a wedding. Currently, weddings can only legally take place outside if they are solemnised in a permanent structure with a solid roof, such as a gazebo.
Consider Wasing Park
Licensed for civil wedding ceremonies, set within the beautiful Berkshire countryside is Wasing Park. It’s a fantastic barn wedding venue including a Victorian Summerhouse and modern Garden Room.
A Vineyard for Wine Lovers
What better place for wine connoisseurs to marry than a vineyard. They’re dreamy and romantic and you’ll be guaranteed good wine.
Consider Denbies Wine Estate
Denbies Wine Estate is England’s largest vineyard, and an absolutely perfect choice of Surrey wedding venues. The venue is licensed to hold civil ceremonies, and is nestled within 265 acres of grape vines in the heart of the Surrey Hills. It boasts incredible views.
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For spa lovers, a venue which features spa facilities is ideal. The wedding party can have preparation spa treatments in advance of the wedding and use the facilities to relax and recuperate after.
Consider Balmer Lawn Hotel
Balmer Lawn Hotel is an incredible setting for your wedding, enjoying an unrivalled location in the heart of the New Forest, surrounded by stunning lakes and woodland.
So there you have five venue types that you may not have previously considered- an exclusive venue, a castle, outdoors setting, a vineyard or a spa hotel.
Which venue would you most like to get married at?