The South West has to be one of the most beautiful parts of the country, and if you’re lucky enough to be planning a wedding in this area, you’re definitely going to want to keep reading! From stunning country houses to breathtaking barns, here are nine of our favourite wedding venues in the South West, and we think you’re going to love them too!
1. Syrencot, Wiltshire
With rolling fields and woodland all around, Syrencot is a real hidden gem. This country house wedding venue is undergoing a magical transformation and you could be one of the first couples to say ‘I do’ to its romance, beauty and unique style. Wander through the idyllic walled garden, say ‘I do’ in the light-filled Glasshouse and share some unforgettable moments with your loved ones in the purpose-built barn. Syrencot really is hard to beat!
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2. Bickleigh Castle, Devon
Location is everything at Bickleigh Castle. Set in extensive grounds within the Exe Valley, overlooking rolling fields and the winding river, this Grade I listed, 11th-century castle wedding venue offers tranquillity and seclusion for your wedding day. For an authentic and historic setting, this remarkable castle is everything you could wish for.
3. The Green, Cornwall
Nestled in a wooded valley in the heart of rural Cornwall, The Green has to be one of the most breathtaking outdoor wedding venues in the South West. With a range of stunning ceremony and reception options, embrace your spectacular surroundings and say ‘I do’ at the tranquil Lake Arbour before dancing the night away under a veil of stars.
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4. Italian Villa, Dorset
If you’re searching for a setting full of Mediterranean style and elegant décor, then look no further than The Italian Villa. Set in gorgeous gardens close to the Dorset coast, the venue showcases stunning Italian architecture like columns and statues dotted throughout the grounds. For a day of grandeur, glamour and sophistication, it’s the perfect choice.
5. Guyers House, Wiltshire
Surrounded by beautiful gardens, spacious lawns and inspiring views, Guyers House is one country house wedding venue in the South West that you won’t want to miss. Choose from the grand Ballroom or the traditional Garden Room for your ceremony and celebrate with garden games before a reception to remember in the romantic Orangery.
6. Upton Barn and Walled Garden, Devon
Tucked away in the delightful Devon countryside, Upton Barn is a relaxed and romantic place to celebrate. The lovingly-restored Cider Barn boasts a modern yet rustic style while the enchanting gardens provide a wonderful spot to hold an outdoor wedding or spend time with your loved ones. You couldn’t find a more beautiful place to hold your special day!
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7. St Giles House, Dorset
If you want your South West wedding venue to boast history and glamour at every turn, then St Giles House will be right up your street! This grade I listed, immaculately-restored house can now be exclusively yours, so you can enjoy every part of this unique and unforgettable venue to yourself for the perfect celebration!
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8. Crowcombe Court, Somerset
Perched on the edge of the Quantock Hills and boasting a décor of opulence and luxury, Crowcombe Court has to be one of the grandest wedding venues in the South West. You can tie the knot in the magnificent Great Hall before spilling out onto the manicured lawns to drink in the idyllic surroundings.
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9. River Cottage, Devon
For an amazing country-chic wedding in the South West, then what could beat exchanging your vows in the vegetable garden of the picturesque River Cottage? This exquisite setting has a wonderfully laid-back atmosphere and boasts plenty of charming spots to spend time with your guests both inside and out. You’re guaranteed to have one of the most incredible wedding breakfasts too!
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Still not found the perfect place to host your big day? No need to worry, we’ve got plenty more wedding venues in the South West for you to check out! Keep looking and see if you can find ‘the one’ today.