Top East of England Wedding Venues
Planning to tie the knot in the East of England? From majestic stately homes to rustic barns, here we have put together our favourite wedding venues from across the region. So, discover your dream East of England wedding venue below!
Once a royal residence to Henry VIII and home to Princess Elizabeth, Ashridge House is a stunning Grade I listed stately home. With grand, turreted façades and 190 acres of beautiful gardens, this gorgeous venue feels like a fairytale castle. Couples can choose to exchange their vows in one of nine breathtaking locations. From palatial Italianate style, to art deco and impressive neo-gothic, you’re sure to find the perfect space for your ceremony. The most popular choice is on the magnificent sweeping staircase overlooking the Main Hall. Or, the South Terrace is a fantastic option as you can take advantage of the beautiful views of the Italian Gardens. You can also include a blessing in the magnificent chapel to complete the ceremony in traditional style. So, Ashridge House is certainly a unique backdrop for your East of England wedding.
Like the look of Ashridge House? Contact this venue today.
Hengrave Hall is a stunning Grade I* listed Tudor mansion situated within an impressive 350-acre estate. Exuding historic charm, couples have a choice of gorgeous, licensed spaces for their wedding. There is the Library, Oratory, Dining Room, Retiring Room or even Hengrave Hall’s own idyllic church! For summer weddings, the lake offers the most breathtaking outside ceremony location. The sun-kissed West Terrace or the enclosed courtyard can accommodate your drinks reception. Also, the stunning Long Gallery, with its white wooden panelling and crystal chandeliers, is beautifully equipped to host your wedding breakfast. There are also two wonderful preparation rooms, both available on the morning of your special day. So, whatever your dream wedding looks like, this beautiful East of England wedding venue can accommodate it.
Think Hengrave Hall is the venue of your dreams? Contact this venue today.
Set in 27 acres of stunning grounds, Fanhams Hall is a Grade II listed Jacobean mansion which seamlessly blends historic features and contemporary elegance. The Jacobean Great Hall features a traditional high beamed ceiling, stone framed lattice windows, original minstrel’s gallery, large stone fireplace, a classic black and white tiled conservatory and views onto the formal gardens. The Long Gallery is a stunning example of Jacobean architecture, a long, narrow room with a high ceiling, continuing to serve its original purpose of entertaining guests! Also, the enchanting Grade II listed Japanese Tea House is a unique location for an outdoor wedding. At Fanhams Hall, a dedicated team will pull out all the stops to ensure you have a dreamy East of England wedding.
Want to find out more about Fanhams Hall? Contact this venue today.
Set in a tranquil, 700-acre Estate, Bruisyard Hall is a beautiful country house and barn wedding venue surrounded by idyllic Suffolk countryside. The Hall is perfect for an intimate wedding and provides exclusive-use accommodation. This includes 12 sumptuous bedrooms as well as an elegant dining room. The adjacent 17th-century beamed Bruisyard Barn gives you access to the Medieval Hall, Minstrel’s Gallery and Banqueting Hall. The Barn is fitted with a state-of-the-art sound system and large windows with views out to the gardens. For those wanting a church ceremony, the Grade I listed church in Bruisyard village is a short walk from Bruisyard Hall. So, Bruisyard Hall is a fantastic location for a memorable East of England wedding.
Intrigued by Bruisyard Hall? Contact this venue today.
Nestled in the idyllic Cambridgeshire countryside, Holmewood Hall is a beautiful, Gothic-style Tudor mansion. Full of character and period features, this magnificent venue has a selection of beautiful reception rooms. The Champagne Bar is the ideal place for pre-ceremony drinks. Then, move to the splendid Gold Room complete with a golden 50 ft-long aisle and grand feature fireplace for your truly memorable wedding ceremony. For a stylish reception, dine in the Banqueting Hall, which overlooks the lake, then party the night away in the Vault! The beautifully-manicured gardens are a lovely compliment to the venue and provide ample photo opportunities. For an outdoor summer ceremony, the Bandstand is a beautiful setting for saying your vows. Holmewood Hall is also home to 15 luxurious bedroom suites, including an enchanting Honeymoon suite. So, you and your guests will be able to retreat at the end of your unforgettable East of England wedding.
Is Holmewood Hall the venue of your dreams? Contact this venue today.
Surrounded by picturesque countryside and woodland, Vaulty Manor is the perfect combination of historic country house and rustic barn. The stunning oak Essex barn dates back to the 17th century, with gorgeous beams creating a romantic atmosphere. You can also host a wedding breakfast in the beautiful, historic Baronial Hall. Whether you want a small, informal gathering or a large, formal occasion, Vaulty Manor has something for everyone. There are also idyllic grounds with a beautiful gazebo, perfect for a stunning outdoor wedding! Vaulty Manor also has an incredible in-house catering team, who can offer you anything from a formal sit-down meal to a simple country barbeque. So, whatever your dream East of England wedding looks like, it will fit perfectly at Vaulty Manor.
Like the look of Vaulty Manor? Contact this venue today.
Situated in an idyllic rural location, with stunning views of the beautiful Suffolk countryside, All Manor of Events offers four unique ceremony rooms. Chestnut Barn, with its beautiful marquee style lining, gorgeous chandeliers and neutral colour scheme, lends itself easily to any theme. Poplar Barn suits those looking for that vintage, rustic theme for their ceremony. The Garden Room is the perfect outdoor ceremony space with picturesque views, oozing elegance and chic. The Woodland is located just a short walk from the main venue. This intimate outdoor setting is perfect for those who wish to hold their ceremony in beautiful natural surroundings. The venue is yours, and only yours, for the day. So, you have exclusive access to all inside and outside areas of the venue. So, you can create your perfect East of England wedding at All Manor of Events.
Is All Manor of Events perfect for you? Contact this venue today.
Surrounded by 40 acres of parkland, Hockwold Hall is a spectacular Grade II listed manor. The estate marries historic charm with natural beauty. Delightfully secluded, the majestic ornamental gardens offer a breathtaking backdrop that is perfect for capturing your special moments. The estate offers the perfect indoor or outdoor backdrop for your wedding. Dine in exquisite style in the warm and welcoming dining room that features a large fireplace, stone floors and hardwood panelled wall and archway accents. Looking for a barn wedding venue? A charming oak-beamed barn conversion dates back to 1757 and is well suited for intimate events. The Grand Marquee features wooden floors, a full-service bar and a dance area with a small stage. So, the manor and facilities offer flexibility and options that can tailor to any East of England wedding.
Intrigued by Hockwold Hall? Contact this venue today.
Nestled in picturesque countryside, The White Hart is a historic coaching inn dating back to the 15th century. The Essex Barn, located within The White Hart’s spacious grounds, was purpose-built for weddings and can seat up to 200 guests. With stunningly crafted woodwork, hung tapestries and flower-filled gardens, this modern building is in keeping with its historic surroundings. There are also 13 beautifully furnished ensuite bedrooms available, including a gorgeous bridal suite. Fully licensed for civil ceremonies, The Essex Barn also has delicious, award-winning cuisine and passionate staff who can help make your dream wedding a reality. So, you are guaranteed an unforgettable East of England wedding at The Essex Barn.
Want to find out more about The Essex Barn? Contact this venue today.
Situated in the secluded Norfolk/Suffolk border countryside, Bressingham Hall & High Barn is a hidden gem that blends contemporary chic and authentic character. Positioned amongst the world-renowned Bressingham Gardens, the venue boasts a boutique style, with the beautifully restored High Barn and breathtaking gardens for photos. The High Barn is an 18th-century impressive traditional brick and stone building with high ceilings and beautiful exposed beams. The spacious courtyard allows for reception drinks to be served, as well as a perfect space to relax outdoors throughout the day. As the evening approaches, the Barn’s atmosphere changes to provide the perfect backdrop for dining, drinking, dancing and celebrating your dream East of England wedding!
Is Bressingham Hall & High Barn perfect for you? Contact this venue today.
Situated in stunning countryside, Orsett Hall Hotel is a gorgeous country house with 12 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens. This luxurious hotel has 56 grand bedrooms as well as 5 gorgeous bridal suites for you to choose from! The Orsett Hall team work tirelessly to meet all your wedding needs. You are guaranteed an unforgettable day, whether you are planning an intimate service or a formal reception. In this peaceful setting, there are a selection of elegant function rooms. To make your special day even more magical, Orsett Hall has a beautiful Chapel located within the grounds. Its stunning interior resembles something out of a fairy tale, with pastel tones and elegant white beams covered in white flowers. Orsett Hall also offers delicious catering and a range of flexible wedding packages to help create your dream wedding day.
Like the look of Orsett Hall Hotel? Contact this venue today.
Set in a picturesque golf course, Bushey Country Club is the ideal setting for your exclusive wedding ceremony. This unique and special venue has a Conference and Banqueting Suite that can accommodate 50 to 150 people seated and up to 300 for a standing reception. The venue is host to a private bar, huge wooden dance floor, private terrace, LED mood lighting and state of the art sound system. The suite overlooks the beautiful golf course and lake which creates the perfect backdrop for photographs. Bushey Country Club is also renowned for fantastic food, location and friendly staff. So, a flexible approach means you can rest assured your East of England wedding day will truly be tailored to your needs.
Think Bushey Country Club is the venue of your dreams? Contact this venue today.
Nestled in among the beautiful Essex countryside, Gosfield Hall is a stunning Georgian manor with over 10 acres of beautiful gardens, lawns, and open parkland. Formerly a royal residence, Gosford Hall offers several gorgeous ceremony spaces. Queen Charlotte’s oak-panelled gallery has an entrance fit for royalty, thanks to its 120-foot-long aisle, and is filled with natural light. The stunning Grand Salon has an ornate, hand-painted ceiling and a statement fireplace. The licensed carriageway allows couples to enjoy an outdoor ceremony on sunny days, with the magnificent house as their backdrop. The majestic ballroom provides an exquisite setting for a wedding breakfast. The elegant Rococo Suite provides a gorgeous setting for those getting ready photographs. So, Gosfield Hall truly does offer the perfect, fairytale location for your East of England wedding.
Want to find out more about Gosfield Hall? Contact this venue today.
Set in 40 acres of parkland, Leez Priory is nestled in the heart of idyllic countryside. This gorgeous Tudor mansion reflects its historic grandeur with imposing gates, a peaceful inner courtyard, shimmering lakes and manicured gardens. Leez Priory has a choice of licensed ceremony spaces, full of character and charm. These include the historic Tower which will make you feel like royalty, the spectacular Great Hall, with exposed beams and a vaulted ceiling, and the rustic Coach House. There are three outdoor options, where you can choose the Tower or Leez Priory itself as a backdrop. With a resident wedding planner and all-inclusive wedding packages, Leez Priory is a fairy tale venue with unrivalled stately elegance. So, it is the ideal setting for an unforgettable East of England wedding.
Intrigued by Leez Priory? Contact this venue today.
Shuttleworth is a 5000-acre estate in the heart of Bedfordshire. A magnificent, romantic venue, Shuttleworth offers three unique settings. Shuttleworth House and Parkland, The Swiss Garden and The Collection. Shuttleworth House was built in 1872, The House has seven unique historic rooms available to give our couples the wedding day of their dreams. Surrounding Shuttleworth House we have 425 acres of historic parkland, majestic trees and sweeping views of the countryside which is the perfect place to host a marquee or tipi wedding. There are three outdoor ceremony venues, firstly we have The Summer House which is located within the grounds of Shuttleworth House. Shuttleworth also has two licenced venues within the romantic Swiss Garden; the breath-taking Swiss Cottage or the magical Grotto & Fernery. For a truly unique reception venue, Hangar 3 is unmatched. With a backdrop of historical Shuttleworth exhibits, it really does have the wow factor. So, with so many unique options, you are guaranteed an unforgettable East of England wedding at Shuttleworth.
Is Shuttleworth perfect for you? Contact this venue today.
Situated on the outskirts of the Fens, Willow Grange Farm is a working family farm. The beautiful Sperry Tent, which can seat up to 150 guests, gives you the freedom to create a space to match your imagination. The Sperry allows you and your guests to take in the natural beauty of the surroundings. When you get married on the farm, you will be given exclusive use for 3 days after. So, you’ll have plenty of time to get everything ready. The family are passionate about sustainability and maintaining the biodiversity of the land around them. You can support this by choosing their partner carters who will serve fresh food produced on-site. So, with a focus on nature and lots of flexibility, Willow Grange Farm is the perfect place for a boho-chic, East of England wedding.
Like the look of Willow Grange Farm? Contact this venue today.
Stockman’s Meadow is a family-run wedding venue, set in the grounds of The Three Pickerels Pub, alongside the picturesque New Bedford River. The riverside marquee has gorgeous surrounding gardens, a unique private decking area, and an outdoor bar. These all are available for exclusive use, allowing you and your guests to really enjoy this wonderful location. Adjacent to the marquee is acres of meadow, often frequented by roaming cattle and horses. With the beautiful Mepal church situated only 25 metres down a quaint public footpath, it is perfectly placed to cater for any ceremony needs. As a small and more intimate venue, the team at Stockman’s Meadow pride themselves on being able to offer freedom and flexibility on your special day. So, you can be sure that your East of England wedding at Stockman’s Meadow will be everything you wish for.
Want to find out more about Stockman’s Meadow? Contact this venue today.
Steeped in history, Swynford Manor is a beautiful 18th-century manor house. Urban-luxe meets rural beauty with gorgeous countryside views and immaculate gardens. While you get ready in the Bridal Lounge, your guests can enjoy welcome drinks and canapés in the Entrance Hall or Study, both of which are adorned in black and white, accented with metallic details and plush furnishings. From the Bridal Preparation Room, you’ll take to the gorgeous staircase – a great spot for that perfect dress shot – and enter either the gorgeous Study or the stunning Garden Room. Once you’ve said ‘I do’, you and your guests can filter out onto the raised terrace or into the Garden Room for your reception. Also, for an outdoor wedding, Swynford Manor’s lawns and flower-bordered spaces will not disappoint! So, Swynford Manor is perfect for a lavish East of England wedding.
Intrigued by Swynford Manor? Contact this venue today.
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