I’ve said it before but I’ll say it time and time again… we are so spoilt with beautiful wedding venues in the UK. And one of the areas that houses many of those stunning venues? The Cotswolds.
The Cotswolds, encompassing Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire and parts of surrounding counties, is an utterly charming part of the UK. Comprising of quaint villages and picturesque landscapes, it’s no surprise that this is where many of my couples choose to hold their big day.
In and around the Cotswolds you’ll find some of the best wedding venues in the UK. From beautiful country houses to historic stately homes and luxury hotels. The area is a hotspot for stunning venues, so I wanted to round up a few of my favourites in this post. Enjoy!
Kirtlington Park is one of those venues that takes your breath away from the moment you drive up. This incredible Palladian mansion is located right in the heart of the Oxfordshire countryside and offers stunning gardens and show-stopping views. With numerous event spaces, 8 gorgeous bedrooms and total exclusivity, this elegant country house venue is an undeniably timeless setting for your big day.
Unique, classic and totally exclusive, Elmore Court is an incredible Gloucestershire wedding venue. The country house itself offers an inviting space for your wedding ceremony. Meanwhile, their unique ‘Gillyflower’ is a one-of-a-kind structure that has been designed with partying in mind! They also offer 16 sumptuous bedrooms, so you’re free to make this your home away from home throughout your celebrations.
If you’re looking for a wedding venue with photo opportunities aplenty, look no further than Euridge Manor. This orangery wedding venue is beautifully classic yet completely unique. It also perfectly lends itself to smaller, intimate celebrations as well as large weddings. With completely exclusive use and accommodation for up to 19 on site, this is a Cotswolds wedding venue that should definitely be on your radar.
For couples looking for an extra bit of grandeur, there’s no better setting for a wedding than a palace! And Oxfordshire wedding venue Blenheim Palace offers something for everyone. The multiple event spaces, accommodating anywhere from 12 to 300 guests, offer you complete flexibility. And with incredible architecture, picturesque grounds and unparalleled luxury, you’ll be sure to feel like royalty!
Cornwell Manor is a country house wedding venue nestled in the Cotswolds countryside. The house lends itself perfectly to a full weekend of celebrations, with accommodation for 24 guests available. Ceremonies can take place inside the house, or the gardens provide the perfect setting for an outdoor blessing during the summer. For your reception, the spacious grounds offer the freedom to build a spectacular marquee for the evening’s festivities. Romantic, exclusive and utterly charming!
If you’re planning a Cotswolds wedding and looking for some support, get in touch! We provide full service wedding planning in the Cotswolds and it would be a pleasure to hear from you.
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