When the sun is shining and gardens are in full bloom, all you want to do is spend your time outside! The same goes for your wedding day too and there is nothing stopping you finding an outdoor wedding venue for your big day. We’ve made a list of some of our favourites from across the country, but you’ll also find plenty more outside wedding venues to choose from too!
1. Curradine Barns, Worcestershire
The wrought-iron gazebo at Curradine Barns is a wonderful addition to this beautiful venue and the perfect place to tie the knot outdoors. With the flagstone path as your aisle, your guests sat on rustic benches either side and the enchanting gardens all around you, there’s no more romantic place to be.
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2. Mythe Barn, Leicestershire
An incredible combination of rustic style and contemporary elegance go into making Mythe Barn a truly unique place to say ‘I do’. Exchange your vows in the prettiest of garden gazebos or the breathtaking Oak Barn before celebrating in the great outdoors with views that go on for miles.
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3. Rivervale Barn, Hampshire
Rivervale Barn was already one of Hampshire most beautiful wedding venues, but with the recent addition of The Spinney, it’s now got even more to offer! This magical outdoor ceremony space is set in a small clearing under the trees and sits next to Rivervale’s private gardens, pond, and trickling waterfall. Could you ask for anything more perfect?
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4. Braxted Park, Essex
If you’re looking for an outdoor wedding venue that combines peace, privacy and picturesque surroundings, then Braxted Park is for you. Step inside the walled garden and say ‘I do’ while your guests are seated on the lawn. This exquisite setting definitely has that quintessentially English charm going on, which is just the thing for an unforgettable summer wedding.
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5. Davenport House, Shropshire
Set in vast rolling grounds, Davenport House is a magnificent Georgian manor with plenty to offer you on your special. You’ll find a choice of ceremony options to choose from, but exchanging your vows next to the pond is possibly our favourite. For something a little unusual and totally unforgettable, it’s just the place!
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6. Old Palace Chester, Cheshire
The prestigious Old Palace Chester sits at the heart of the historic city and is simply like nowhere else you will have seen before. If you can resist the charm of the River Room, hold your ceremony al fresco and enjoy the venue’s elevated position over the river. Afterwards, treat your guests to the finest wedding breakfast in The Ballroom and watch the sunset from The Garden Terrace while you celebrate.
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7. Wasing Park, Berkshire
Wasing Park’s Summerhouse is the perfect place for an outside wedding, set in the beautiful gardens and wonderfully painted to provide a stunning focal point as you exchange your vows. The terrace is the ideal setting for an outdoor drinks reception too, not to mention a great place to enjoy your evening food as the celebrations roll on.
8. Delbury Hall, Shropshire
Set in the glorious Shropshire countryside, the magnificent Delbury Hall combines traditional elegance and modern luxury to create an idyllic rural escape. The Pagoda is flanked by brick walls and sits overlooking the tranquil, making a wonderful place to tie the knot outdoors.
9. Sandhole Oak Barn, Cheshire
Outside wedding venues rarely come as breathtaking as Sandhole Oak Barn. With rolling fields all around and sat on the shore of a private lake, this beautiful barn comes with some of the best views around. To really embrace your surroundings, hold your ceremony under the clock tower just a few steps from the water’s edge. We guarantee you and your guests won’t forget it.
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10. Hyde House and Barn, Gloucestershire
The Cotswolds is easily one of the most picturesque parts of the country and Hyde House and Barn makes full use of its beautiful backdrop. Whether you choose to say ‘I do’ under the wooden arbour or to use the colourful gardens to enjoy drinks and canapés with your guests, you’ll never tire of looking out over the parkland that surrounds you.
11. The Green, Cornwall
The Green nestles in a secluded spot in a densely wooded valley in Cornwall and is one of the most breathtaking outdoor wedding venues in the South West. With a range of different ceremony and reception options, embrace the spectacular surroundings by saying ‘I do’ at the tranquil Lake Arbour before dancing the night away under a veil of stars.
12. Upton Barn and Walled Garden, Devon
Upton Barn is a relaxed and romantic venue with plenty to offer for both indoor and outdoor weddings. The Cider Barn has been restored to an incredibly high standard with a modern, rustic finish while the picturesque gardens provide a romantic and laid-back setting for an outside ceremony. You couldn’t find a more beautiful place to celebrate your big day!
If you’d like to see more options for an amazing al fresco celebration, take a look at all of our outdoor wedding venues and see if you can find your perfect place today.