There’s something extra special about a wedding venue that comes with beautiful gardens! We’ve picked out some of our favourites that we think you’re going to love just as much as we do. Garden wedding venues aren’t just great for summer either. Spring brings a burst of colour to magical grounds while spending some time in the great outdoors on a balmy autumn day is a real treat!
Thursford Garden Pavilion, Norfolk
Set in the delightful Norfolk countryside, The Garden Pavilion at Thursford is a remarkable venue surrounded by tranquil gardens and grounds. There’s plenty more that makes this place special too, not least the collection of vintage fairground rides and characterful barn!
Gaynes Park, Essex
This enchanting barn wedding venue has the most exquisite gardens around, but they're not just there to look pretty. The Long Walk and Walled Garden form a romantic outdoor aisle that leads up to The Orangery, giving you a few quiet moments with your loved ones before you tie the knot. You could even choose to hold a humanist ceremony al fresco for the ultimate garden wedding! After your vows, explore the grounds for some truly unforgettable photo opportunities.
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Rivervale Barn, Hampshire
The stunning gardens at this picturesque barn in Hampshire provide a wonderful backdrop through the full-length windows of the Ceremony Barn and, combined with the exposed beams and white walls of the venue, create a magical country feel on your wedding day. The peaceful waterfall, tranquil pond and secluded spots will make you never want to leave!
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Bury Court Barn, Surrey
When you tie the knot here, you don’t just get a beautiful barn and inviting atmosphere. The sensational gardens really set Bury Court Barn apart. Combining natural elegance with plenty of colour and packed with unusual plants and grasses, the gardens take your breath away. There’s an endless choice of idyllic photo opportunities too so make sure you take some time to explore!
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Kirtlington Park, Oxfordshire
Standing proudly amid delightful gardens and landscaped parkland, this grand manor house is truly special. Hold your drinks reception on the terrace overlooking your peaceful surroundings, or celebrate on the lawns with your guests and have a bit of fun with some party games. For a garden wedding venue steeped in history, it doesn't get much better than Kirtlington Park.
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Swynford Manor, Cambridgeshire
Enter the gates and you’ll find a striking manor house wedding venue in the heart of rural Cambridgeshire that provides the most glamorous celebrations. Tie the knot under the charming pergola, with lush lawns and mature trees all around before toasting your newlywed status on the terrace. Perfect!
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Oxnead Hall, Norfolk
When it comes to garden wedding venues, this magnificent Norfolk venue has so much to offer. With both formal and open gardens, sprawling woodland and a serene lake, Oxnead Hall is a truly beautiful place to spend your special day. For a truly romantic day, exchange your vows on the banks of the lake and soak up your breathtaking surroundings.
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To see even stunning settings where you can celebrate the great outdoors, check out the rest of our garden wedding venues. You won’t regret it!