Summer is just around the corner (we hope) and what could be better than celebrating your special day in a wonderfully intimate wedding venue? Share an incredible day and night with your nearest and dearest in one of these idyllic settings and we guarantee you won't regret it! We've handpicked some of the finest UK wedding venues that would be perfect for enjoying the good weather.
1. Curradine Barns, Worcestershire
This charming countryside barn offers a peaceful and secluded spot in which to tie the knot. Bask in the sun in the pretty courtyard after tying the knot al fresco in the beautiful gardens. After a luxurious night in the Honeymoon Cottage, make sure you take the time to enjoy the morning sunshine with a coffee in your own private garden.
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2. Bartholomew Barn, West Sussex
A stunning brick and stone barn, complete with a picturesque courtyard and bridal preparation room, that's ideal for large and small weddings alike! Intimate weddings can be held in the sunshine so that you can take in the delightful scenery while you exchange vows.
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3. Morden Hall, Central London
This remarkable manor house offers luxury and tranquillity in the heart of South London. With idyllic gardens, surrounding National Trust parkland and the tranquil River Wandle drifting by, you'll want to make sure you spend some of your day drinking in your peaceful setting, as well as making the most of the breathtaking house.
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4. Pentney Abbey, Norfolk
We guarantee you won't have seen an intimate wedding venue like this before! The magnificent Gatehouse makes an instant impression when you approach, as well as a unique place to say ‘I do'. Despite its size, this wonderful is ideal for small weddings and has plenty of outside space for enjoying the British summertime.
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5. Tyn Dwr Hall, Denbighshire
This enchanting country house in North Wales offers couples a magical blend of history, luxury and style, and has been carefully renovated to cater for every need. The grounds, complete with ancient woodland, a vast lawn and trickling stream are just perfect for soaking up the sun. Evening drinks on the terrace after a flawless wedding breakfast in the light-filled Garden Room are a must!
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6. Delbury Hall, Shropshire
You'll feel miles away from anywhere when you tie the knot at this exquisite venue, with a backdrop of the stunning manor house and Shropshire Hill on the horizon. Enjoy drinks by the lake, say ‘I do' in the charming garden Pagoda and celebrate in style in the contemporary Coach House.
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7. River Cottage, Devon
This idyllic rural retreat found fame through Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall's incredible cooking but also has become renowned as a delightful place to get married. For the perfect rustic ceremony, tie the knot in the vegetable garden while your guests watch on from benches and straw bales. What could be better for making the most of the English summer?
8. Hyde Barn, Gloucestershire
The Cotswolds is a breathtaking part of the world and this barn lets you take full advantage of your amazing surroundings. The wooden arbour is a beautiful setting for an outdoor wedding while the stunning and stylish barn is ideal for a laid-back wedding breakfast.
9. Russets Country House, Surrey
This contemporary country house offers outstanding views and an intimate atmosphere, providing a stylish and relaxed setting for your wedding. The gardens are ideal for a drinks reception in the sun, and the chic décor of the banqueting room makes it a wonderful place for wining and dining.
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