The Best Wedding Venues in the Cotswolds
We are absolutely spoilt for choice with wedding venues in the Cotswolds. Encompassing Oxfordshire, Gloucestershire, Wiltshire, Warwickshire and Worcestershire there are many wedding venues to fall in love with.
The Cotswolds is famous for it's beautiful countryside - quaint villages filled with golden Cotswold stone and rambling roses, rolling hills, lavender fields, royal palaces and Michelin starred restaurants - the Cotswolds really has everything you could want and a wedding venue for every style.
Here is my pick of some the best wedding venues in the Cotswolds
Euridge Manor - Colerne, Wiltshire
If you are looking for the ultimate in luxury and romanticism for your Cotswolds wedding venue this is the place for you. An utter dream Euridge Manor is filled with heavenly gardens - roses swarm crumbling ruin walls, an epic orangery filled with pot plans, aqua marine water fills a pool that you can have your own private rowing boat in, wisteria drips down the sides of the building. I could go on and one but trust me this wedding venue in the Cotswolds has everything you could want. You can see a full Euridge Manor wedding here
The House at No 131 - Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
The House at No. 131 is the perfect setting for an intimate and luxury wedding. Set in the heart of cultured Cotswolds city Cheltenham No. 131 is part of the Lucky Onion group - famous for it incredible interiors, superior food and excellent service. This is the perfect spot if you are looking for a stylish setting for an intimate dinner party wedding with exceptional food and you can also head down to Gin and Juice for the after party! Read more of an intimate elopement at No.131 here
Lapstone Barn - Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire
The ultimate barn Cotswolds wedding venue. Lapstone Barn is a stunning Cotswolds barn - a combination of both beautiful golden Cotswold stone alongside huge windows and a modern bar area Lapstone Barn has everything you need in one place. The Farmhouse cottage is the perfect place for either your friends and family to stay or to spend your first night as a couple. Above the barn itself is The Hayloft - a beautiful space to get ready with lots of original features and plenty of space for all your bridesmaids or groomsmen to join you. Head downstairs and there is the stunning ceremony barn, a quintessential Cotswolds building - honey colour stone, high ceilings and beams - the most beautiful setting for your ceremony. Outside there is a beautiful courtyard and lawn for your pre dinner drinks before heading into the second space in the barn - large enough to seat up to 150 people but also highly adaptable for smaller weddings this is a great setting for food and drinks. The barn itself is surrounded by farmland often planted with the most photographic crops and in the distance the rolling Cotswold hills. You can find a beautiful, intimate wedding at Lapstone Barn here
Le Manoir aux Quat'Saisons - Oxfordshire
Raymon Blanc's famous Michelin starred restaurant and hotel is available for weddings and the perfect setting for foodies or those who want a truly luxurious wedding. For your Le Manoir wedding you can take your vows in the walled gardens before sitting down for a Michelin starred wedding breakfast. The gardens here are truly exquisite -a. wonderful experience for guests to wander through and to have photos taken. Pathways lined with lavender, kitchen gardens overfilling with delicious vegetables, orchards of apples and wildflower fields, fish filled pools and hidden pathways this is truly one of the most beautiful wedding venues in the Cotswolds. Find photos from an elegant and intimate summer Cotswolds wedding at Le Manoir here
Twyning Park - Twyning, Gloucestershire
If you are looking for a dry hire wedding venue, where you can have choose your own suppliers and create a wedding truly unique to you this Cotswolds wedding venue is for you. A elegant Manor House on the banks of the river Avon this wedding venue can host an intimate wedding or elopement in the manor house itself or allows marquees in the grounds for larger celebrations. As well as the beautiful setting and elegant house the flexibility allowed here makes this a unique place for your Cotswolds wedding. You can find shoots from Twyning Park published here and here.
Norton Grounds - Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire
Set in the heart of the cotswolds Norton Grounds is a 120 acre family farm that has both a stunning stone barn to host your wedding or the capacity to host a marquee wedding in the grounds. The barn renovation itself is exquisite with a beautiful pairing of old and new. Sympathetically restored keeping many of the original features and also adding in large windows to flood the space with light. Weddings here are run by Golden Pineapple who have a long history of event planning and have run the most technical of events for dukes and duchesses. They have an absolute dream team of suppliers for you to work with and every single wedding here is executed to perfection. You find more see images from Norton Grounds wedding venue on my instagram
Clevedon Hall - Clevedon, Somerset
If you are looking for an elegant country house wedding venue in the Cotswolds Clevedon Hall is for you. A grade II listed Manor House set in 17 acres of land this Cotswolds wedding venue is perfect if you are looking for a luxury country house wedding venue. Stately interiors, terraces, fountains and a beautiful lake create a wonderful Cotswolds Manor House wedding venue.
Cripps Barn - Cirencester, Gloucestershire
One of the most popular Cotswolds barn wedding venues Cripps Barn is an 18th century barn wedding venue in Gloucestershire. This large barn is perfect for big weddings with seating for up to 150. The interiors of this barn are rustic in feel with flagstone floors, rustic beams and roaring fires. You can hold your ceremony in the main, in the gardens or at one of the nearby churches. The dining area is another sympathetically styled space with beams and wooden floors creating a unique area for your dinner. The food here is wonderful and the grounds around the barn provide lots of photo opportunities with your Cotswolds wedding photographer. A beautiful Cripps Barn wedding can be seen here
Elmore Court - Elmore, Gloucestershire
Elmore Court - a unique and award winning wedding venue is one of the most sought after wedding venues in the Cotswolds. The house was originally established as a home in the 13th century and has the most exquisite interiors, a stately ceremony room and elegant bedrooms for you and your guests to stay in. The gardens surrounding the stately home are heavenly - country borders, apple trees, kitchen gardens and manicured lawn, rambling roses and wildlife flower meadows. Dinner and dancing take place in The Gillyflower - sustainably build from estate materials using traditional methods yet designed in a contemporary fashion. It is one of the most unique wedding venues in the Cotswolds and the icing on the cake is their sustainability ethos. They are rewinding large swathes of the estate, and sustainability is at the heart of everything this stately home does. A truly unique Cotswolds Wedding Venue.