East Anglia is a delightful part of the country, home to rolling countryside and dramatic coastline, as well as historic towns and cities, making this region a really versatile place when it comes to finding a wedding venue. Made up of Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire, we've got something for everyone and you'll be spoilt for choice when you see these amazing wedding venues in East Anglia!
1. Bassmead Manor Barns, Cambridgeshire
This stunning barn venue recently picked up the Countryside Wedding Venue of the Year at The Wedding Industry Awards, and it's easy to see why! The breathtaking, rustic Rickety Barn is the perfect setting to tie the knot, while the Bridge Barn offers a wonderful contemporary space in which to celebrate. With beautiful gardens and an idyllic bridge (think incredible wedding photos), Bassmead is certainly hard to beat!
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2. Swynford Manor, Cambridgeshire
For a wedding venue that oozes style, the striking Swynford Manor and it's black, white and grey décor is a sophisticated and stylish choice. Exchange vows in the elegant Study, or outdoors with the impressive pergola as your focal point, before wining and dining in the light-filled Garden Room. There are also 13 opulent bedrooms so you and your nearest and dearest can spend the night in luxury after a wedding full of elegance.
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3. Pentney Abbey, Norfolk
The dramatic Gatehouse at Pentney Abbey provides a breathtaking backdrop for your day and a unique place in which to say ‘I do'. The whole place has an enchanting traditional feel to it, with The Barn offering the perfect setting for a grand banquet. Soak up the magic of this venue with a drinks reception outdoors and a private stroll through the romantic rose garden to let your day sink in.
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4. Thursford Garden Pavilion, Norfolk
This high-quality permanent marquee is wonderfully situated amid tranquil grounds, providing a picturesque location surrounding by greenery. This venue is much more than just a marquee however; it also boasts a beautiful traditional barn and a museum filled with vintage fairground rides that makes a truly unique setting for your drinks reception!
5. Oxnead Hall, Norfolk
For a grand setting in a picturesque location, this remarkable hall is an exceptional choice. Just eight miles from Norwich yet in a delightfully rural spot, this venue boasts a wealth of incredible ceremony and reception options which are suitable for weddings of all sizes. The Orangery is particularly impressive and offers views of the private lake too; it couldn't be more picturesque.
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6. South Farm, Cambridgeshire
Boasting a romantic setting with a quintessentially English style, you'll love this unique venue and its beautiful grounds. The stunning rustic barn is a charming place to wine and dine, while the Summerhouse, hovering above the lily pond, provides a wonderful and unusual place to exchange vows al fresco.
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7. Crows Hall, Suffolk
This moated manor house in the heart of the Deben Valley is a truly spectacular place to spend your wedding day. The bridge over the moat is a unique place for a drinks reception or photographs with the hall standing proudly behind you. The rustic Tudor Barn will not disappoint either, providing a characterful setting for all aspects of your day.
8. Sedgeford Hall, Norfolk
A romantic country house with beautiful Roman Gardens that provides a wonderfully relaxed environment for your special day. Say ‘I do' in the elegant Drawing Room and hold your reception in the quality marquee overlooking the grounds. With 13 luxurious bedrooms inside the hall too, you and your nearest and dearest can unwind in the utmost comfort once the festivities have drawn to an end.
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9. Manor Mews, Norfolk
This collection of delightful farm buildings has been lovingly restored to create a stylish and charming setting for a wedding. These traditional spaces now a have a more contemporary feel, particularly the Great Barn, which provides a memorable place to tie the knot. With accommodation for up to 80 people, you can continue the celebrations the next morning over breakfast with a great number of your guests.
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10. Bruisyard Hall, Suffolk
Surrounded by 700 acres of pastureland and countryside, this remarkable hall and barn boast a rich history. Couples can exchange their vows in either location, meaning that the venue can provide the right setting for large and more intimate parties. For unparalleled wedding photo opportunities, explore the vast estate and take your pick of some truly stunning backdrops.
11. Mount Amelia, Norfolk
This striking venue near the coast looks incredible both inside and out with its attractive, red-brick country house, elegant décor and far-reaching grounds all combining to create something very special. Enjoy the endless views with a drinks reception outside and celebrate in style in the lovingly restored reception rooms or a grand marquee on the East Lawn.
12. Woodhall Manor, Suffolk
This exquisite manor house is exclusively yours on your big day and is capable of hosting breathtaking ceremonies both inside and out in the idyllic gardens. It is a truly romantic setting, complete with a grand dining room and banqueting suite to make your wedding breakfast unforgettable. Spend the night with your guests in the 14 stunning bedrooms and reminisce about the day's events over breakfast the next day.
We hope you enjoyed reading all about these amazing wedding venues in East Anglia, the hard part now is having to choose just one! Looking for a venue that oozes romance? Then check out these 34 Romantic Wedding Venues and prepare to be swept off your feet!