Dreaming of a day that never ends? Set your heart on a weekend wedding venue.
The build-up, the ceremony, the speeches, the dancing, your first day waking up as a married couple… Savour every moment. Here are 11 weekend wedding venues that you’ll never want to leave.
Combermere Abbey, Cheshire
One day just isn’t enough when it comes to weddings at Combermere Abbey. With cosy cottages to stay in on site, enjoy exploring the glorious gardens and getting lost in the fruit tree maze for a romantic moment at this weekend wedding venue.
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Ardington House, Oxfordshire
When you arrive at Ardington House you’ll want to stay forever! A stunning manor house, this destination wedding venue offers exclusive use and abundant luxury.
Tie the knot on its unique Temple Island and spend the weekend soaking up the glorious countryside views.
Manor Mews, Norfolk
Packed with character and oozing boutique style, Manor Mews has accommodation for up to 80 guests. There’s also a honeymoon hideaway complete with a hot tub.
This venue is a stone’s throw from picturesque sandy beaches and the lively village of Burnham Market. Spend a day exploring before returning to the hideaway for champagne and a dip in the hot tub. This really is a destination wedding venue.
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Gisburne Park Estate, Lancashire
Escape from the hustle and bustle of life at this weekend wedding venue. Relax in the tranquillity of Gisburne Park Estate as you embark upon married life together.
Cloaked by breath-taking views of the Ribble Valley countryside, enjoy an indulgent lunch after a stroll around the estate.
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Guyers House, Wiltshire
Make a weekend of it at Guyers House. With 37 en-suite bedrooms, your guests can stay too! You’ll feel like royalty as you say ‘I do’ in this grand setting. Raise a toast in the intimate Orangery before dancing the night away in the Ballroom.
Upper House, Derbyshire
Steeped in history, Upper House is a medieval hunting lodge that has been lovingly restored to offer charm and modern comforts in equal measure.
This weekend wedding venue offers everything you could wish for. Marry beneath an iconic Clock Tower or in the medieval Great Hall, before stepping out onto the Terrace or into the Tipi Dining Hall for a lavish drinks reception. There are so many possibilities at Upper House.
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Dorfold Hall, Cheshire
Woodland setting? Check. Quintessential English charm? Check. Oozing grandeur? Check! A spectacular backdrop for your big day, enjoy Dorfold Hall’s natural beauty and seclusion for the whole weekend.
Rowton Castle, Shropshire
Designed with weekend weddings in mind, sleep beneath the turrets as you prepare to say ‘I do’. Rowton Castle boasts the luxurious Orchard Suite, furnished with wedding morning preparations in mind, as well as two further en-suite bedrooms.
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Maunsel House, Somerset
Dreaming of a dash of mystery and adventure on your wedding day? Fall in love with the quirky character of Maunsel House. Here you’ll find secret passages and staircases hidden within its stately rooms. It’s a destination wedding venue in its own right.
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Lemore Manor, Herefordshire
Old and new intertwine effortlessly at Lemore Manor. Step between the historic beauty of its marbled floors and stone fireplaces and the modern luxuries of the Games Room.
Complete with a snooker table, football table, table tennis and a Nintendo Wii, there is plenty to entertain your guests. Sink into plush leather sofas and unwind with a film in the onsite Cinema.
Goodwood, West Sussex
A wedding at Goodwood will feel truly high end. Priceless works of art watch over your celebrations from Goodwood’s walls, as you celebrate amid rich décor and roaring fires.
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Could your dream wedding be a weekend-long celebration? We’ve got you covered. Start you search for the perfect venue.