Sussex is officially the sunniest part of the country, so you'd be crazy not to hold your summer wedding here! We take a closer look at a bunch of beautiful wedding venues in Sussex that will give you an amazing setting for soaking up the sun on your special day!
1. Upwaltham Barns
This laid-back and beautiful Sussex wedding venue looks incredible in the summer months, with blooming flower beds, stunning rural views and plenty of outdoor space to enjoy the good weather. Enjoy drinks and canapés in the picturesque courtyard and make the most of your exquisite surroundings for incredible wedding photos.
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2. Bartholomew Barn
This romantic, country barn venue provides a beautiful escape into the country and a tranquil place to tie the knot. The traditional barn is ideal for your ceremony and reception, but if the sun is shining, you can always exchange your vows al fresco in the delightful courtyard.
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3. Slaugham Place
We guarantee that you won't have come across a wedding venue like this before! Set in the dramatic ruins of an Elizabethan manor house, this marquee wedding venue in West Sussex is perfect for an unforgettable day. The striking arches are an amazing setting for your ceremony and photo opportunities are in abundance within the moated grounds.
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Another unique Sussex wedding venue with the most incredible grounds and world-famous gardens. Celebrate in the stunning manor house or opt for something different with the contemporary Millennium Seed Bank, and enjoy the manicured Croquet Lawn with your guests as you bask in the sun.
5. Southdowns Manor
As the name suggests, this magnificent wedding venue in West Sussex comes with amazing views of the South Downs and surrounding countryside and provides a romantic setting inside and out for your special day. Exchange your vows underneath the quaint Gazebo in the garden and drink in your idyllic surroundings before wining and dining in the exquisite Banqueting Hall.
6. Saltcote Place
This luxurious country house is just an hour from London and provides a perfect rural setting with wonderful views all around. Ideally suited for both intimate and large weddings, you'll want to ensure that you and guests spend plenty of time in the picturesque gardens before marking the occasion with a breathtaking firework display!
7. Brookfield Barn
This stunning venue has been purposefully designed to cater for the most beautiful weddings, providing a wonderful space that's full of character and charm. You can also choose to say ‘I do' in the great outdoors on the banks of the tranquil lake for a true summer celebration, and don't forget to explore the stunning grounds that Brookfield Barn has to offer.
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These are just a few of our favourite wedding venues in Sussex that we think would be perfect in the summer. Make sure you check out all of our West Sussex venues and East Sussex venues to see plenty more incredible settings for your big day.