The Best Castle Wedding Venues in the UK
Castle weddings are becoming more and more popular, even more, popular than church wedding venues and we ADORE them! So, to help you find the perfect venue to host your big day, we’ve put together a handful of the best castles in the UK. Enjoy!
A gorgeous Cornish castle set in a 2000 acre private estate, Pentillie Castle is steeped in over 300 years of history and has some beautiful views across the River Tamar. There’s just something very relaxing about the being in the countryside in Cornwall, and what better place to get married than here?
Rich in history and set within Durham’s World Heritage Site, Durham Castle is a beautifully unique wedding venue. The castle itself is licensed for civil ceremonies both indoors and outdoors, and the magnificent Great Hall can seat up to 200 guests. This idyllic castle is also shortlisted for the Guides for Brides Customer Service Awards – what could be more perfect for your wedding day?
Located right on the water, just outside Dunoon, and with excellent catering kitchens, the historic Hafton Castle is perfect for those of you who want an intimate wedding just with your nearest and dearest.
Appleby Castle provides couples with the opportunity to walk the same path as famous historical figures on their special day. The Great Hall is an impressive backdrop for photos and will provide a memorable experience for your wedding guests.
With magnificent turrets and towers, Belvoir Castle is a breathtaking castle wedding venue. If your idea of heaven is a romantic outdoor wedding in the countryside sunshine, you’ll love the beautiful lakeside marquee.
Rowton Castle is situated in the beautiful Shropshire countryside on the edge of the Welsh border. This sought-after wedding venue can adapt to your personal needs. Whether you want a cosy, intimate wedding or a lavish celebration with friends and family, Rowton Castle is perfect.
This grade 1 listed medieval castle is licensed for weddings and is the perfect castle wedding venue for that princess wedding. With stunning views of the Cheshire countryside, this castle has held breathtaking celebrity weddings such as R&B singer Ciara and Russell Wilson with Beyonce and Jennifer Hudson rumoured to be among the guests. Pretty cool getting married at a castle Beyonce has been in!
Pennsylvania Castle is the oldest castle on the Isle of Portland and a picture-perfect setting of its beautiful Italian garden with roses and fountains. This gorgeous 19th-century castle is available on an exclusive basis, with elegant en-suite bedrooms.
Hillsborough Castle is a beautiful working royal residence in Northern Ireland, set within 96 stunning acres of peaceful woodland. If you’re looking for a grand wedding venue in quiet surroundings this place is ideal.
The Grade I listed Hensol Castle estate has an impressive 15-acre lake and serpentine pond. Steeped in history, gothic towers and sweeping staircases, this castle wedding venue inspires stunning photography for a romantic wedding day to remember.
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