Ah the Cotswolds, one of the most beautiful parts of the country when the sun is shining that's home to lush rolling hills, unspoilt traditional villages and of course plenty of stunning wedding venues which could be exclusively yours on your special day. We take a closer look at nine Cotswolds wedding venues that would be the perfect setting for tying the knot in the summer.
1. Berkeley Castle
This magnificent castle provides a setting of traditional grandeur and a rich history that's clear through the authentic décor. With dramatic reception spaces and impressive grounds, this is the perfect setting for a fairy-tale wedding in the Cotswolds.
2. Blackwell Grange
Fusing traditional and contemporary to provide a unique and breathtaking setting, this brand new wedding venue in the Cotswolds is truly remarkable. With an exquisite thatched barn for your ceremony space and enchanting gardens that are exclusively yours to explore, it's one venue that you simply have to see.
Image courtesy of Karen Massey Photography
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3. Cripps Barn
This beautiful rural venue provides a warm and welcoming setting for your special day, complete with a romantic stone barn, a luxurious dining space and a relaxing terrace and garden that's ideal for drinks and enjoying your idyllic surroundings.
Image courtesy of Chris Giles Photography
4. Hyde Barn
This stunning barn wedding venue in the Cotswolds is built to a traditional design and provides a laid-back setting for a country wedding. You can tie the knot outdoors under the wooden arbour and bask in the glorious British summertime or explore the grounds and use your picturesque location for great backdrops for your wedding photographs.
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5. Kirtlington Park
A magnificent manor house in Oxfordshire that provides a luxurious and grand setting to say ‘I do', Kirtlington Park is an excellent choice for a summer wedding. Set within hundreds of acres of rolling parkland and grounds landscaped by Capability Brown, it's a truly unforgettable place to celebrate your love.
Images courtesy of David Bostock Photography
6. Lains Barn
For a quintessentially English feel to your wedding day, you have to have a closer look at this remarkable Cotswolds wedding venue. With beautiful ceremony settings both inside and out, an exquisite lawn for an al fresco drinks reception, and its relaxing woodland surroundings, it really is a fantastic choice for a summer wedding.
7. Oxleaze Barn
An awe-inspiring barn crafted from honey-coloured Cotswold stone is an incredible setting for your ceremony and reception, while the tranquil and relaxing courtyard is the ideal place to mingle and enjoy drinks in the sun. Oxleaze Barn is truly an enchanting place to celebrate your big day.
8. Stone Barn
This beautiful barn offers a unique rustic setting in the Gloucestershire countryside for you and your guests to enjoy exclusively, and has been immaculately restored while maintaining many of its original features. With Britain's largest indoor barbecue, you can have the perfect summer menu to accompany your delightful wedding day here!
Images courtesy of Rob Tarren Photography
9. The Barn at Upcote
A collection of honey-coloured barns and an idyllic courtyard make this wonderful setting a truly relaxing place to exchange your vows and celebrate afterwards. With an intimate and private feel, it's a great place to celebrate with your friends and family, while soaking in your picturesque Cotswold surroundings.
Images courtesy of Nikki Kirk Photography
Well there you have it! Nine of our favourite wedding venues in the Cotswolds that would be perfect for a summer wedding. With so many stunning settings on offer, it's going to be pretty hard to pick just one!