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12 Incredible Castle Wedding Venues

13 Incredible Castle Wedding Venues | CHWV

12 Castle wedding venues to make your dream wedding come true!

Many of us have dreamed of that grand, fairy-tale wedding since we were young (thanks, Disney!), and for that true princess-worthy celebration, you simply have to tie the knot in a magnificent castle. We take a closer look at the most amazing castle wedding venues from all over the country so you can find the perfect venue and say ‘I do' in style!

12 Incredible Castle Wedding Venues | CHWV

1. Clearwell Castle, Gloucestershire

Tucked away in the Forest of Dean lies this highly sought-after and striking castle. For a day filled with opulence and grandeur, stunning reception spaces and unparalleled photo opportunities, Clearwell Castle is the wedding venue for you.

13 Incredible Castle Wedding Venues - Clearwell Castle | CHWV

2. Wasing Park, Berkshire

Wasing Park combines a turreted castle façade with a stunning contemporary barn interior. The Castle Barn provides a romantic and rustic feel, while the light-filled Garden Room is a beautiful, neutral setting that will suit any wedding style. The luxurious Honeymoon Suite is the perfect place to unwind after a night of dancing too.

13 Incredible Castle Wedding Venues - Wasing Park | CHWV

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3. Appleby Castle, Cumbria

With some parts of this imposing castle dating back to the 12th century, it's safe to say that there is a rich history that accompanies this wonderfully traditional venue. The castle boasts a number of ceremony and reception rooms, all with a grand and historical feel, that suit a wide range of party sizes, as well as a delightful rural setting between the Lake District, Yorkshire Dales and North Pennines.

13 Incredible Castle Wedding Venues - Appleby Castle | CHWV

4. Hensol Castle, Vale of Glamorgan

This remarkable Grade I Listed castle venue in South Wales retains many of its original features, giving a great sense of the history of the setting. A short drive from Cardiff and Swansea, yet in a tranquil, rural part of the country, the traditional Oak Room and breathtaking grounds of Hensol Castle are easy to reach and a highly popular venue in South Wales.

13 Incredible Castle Wedding Venues - Hensol Castle | CHWV

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5. Rowton Castle, Shropshire

A sweeping drive leads up to this spectacular red brick castle, which provides a traditional and prestigious venue for a wedding. For lovers of a gothic and classical style, this dramatic setting is one that really must be seen to be fully appreciated.

13 Incredible Castle Wedding Venues - Rowton Castle | CHWV

Image courtesy of Brett Symes Photography

6. Hodsock Priory, South Yorkshire

The stunning Tudor gatehouse at Hodsock Priory makes an instant impact when you and your guests arrive and provides a unique backdrop for wedding photos too. Featuring oak-panelled rooms adorned with impressive portraiture the interior is finished to a delightful traditional style, while the grounds are a wonderful place to explore and enjoy drinks in the sun.

13 Incredible Castle Wedding Venues - Hodsock Priory | CHWV

7. Cooling Castle Barn, Kent

Two dramatic castle turrets mark the entrance to this impressive venue, and the magic doesn't stop there. The Tythe Barn is a wonderfully rustic setting for your wedding breakfast and reception, complete with stunning exposed beams and red brick walls. It's the ideal setting for an unforgettable celebration.

13 Incredible Castle Wedding Venues - Cooling Castle | CHWV

Image courtesy of Neil Walker Photography

8. Chiddingstone Castle, Kent

The majestic Chiddingstone Castle boasts a beautiful rural location yet is within easy reach of London, making it a grand country escape from the capital. The Tudor heritage of the Great Hall makes it a breathtaking setting for a wedding ceremony or take to the Orangery in the summer months for something a little bit different.

13 Incredible Castle Wedding Venues - Chiddingstone Castle | CHWV

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9. Château Rhianfa, Anglesey

For elegance, romance and grandeur, Château Rhianfa on the Isle of Anglesey is a perfect choice. Offering exquisite views over the Menai Strait and a number of delightfully decorated rooms, it gives a touch of French class to the North Wales countryside.

13 Incredible Castle Wedding Venues - Château Rhianfa | CHWV

10. Berkeley Castle, Gloucestershire

For a venue with an incredible history, Berkeley Castle is ideal. Dating back to 1153, this magnificent castle boasts a number of stately function rooms that offer a taste of the venue's past. The Great Hall, which has played host to kings and queens over the centuries, is spectacular and the real jewel in the crown of this amazing castle venue.

13 Incredible Castle Wedding Venues - Berkeley Castle | CHWV

11. Ackergill Tower, Caithness

This striking castle in the rugged north of Scotland offers breathtaking sea views, and even has its own beach for couples to use as they wish. Opulence and grandeur await brides and grooms who can choose from no less than six impressive reception rooms. For something truly unique, couples can retire to the honeymoon suite, which just so happens to be Europe's largest treehouse!

13 Incredible Castle Wedding Venues - Ackergill Tower | CHWV

12. Eastnor Castle, Herefordshire

This magnificent castle exudes that real fairy-tale feeling and offers couples a choice of remarkable indoor and outdoor ceremony settings. The interior décor boasts a wealth of period features, artwork and suits of armour to create an impressive, traditional setting for all to enjoy.

13 Incredible Castle Wedding Venues - Eastnor Castle | CHWV

And there it is! 12 incredible castle wedding venues that all offer something special for couples to fall in love with, especially those set on that classic fairy-tale wedding!


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