Long before the modern hotel reception, stood the grandeur and luxury of the country mansion house, part of the great British Estates.
The high, decorative ceilings and panoramic views of seemingly endless acres of greenery, amidst the peace and tranquillity of the country air, was as alluring to brides and grooms-to-be then as it is now. With shows like our beloved Downton Abbey cementing the global love of Great British Estates, why not consider these stately treasures to host your big day?
Okay, we confess, it’s a castle but with stunning views over the village of Farnham, this venue caters for every aspect of your wedding. From the ceremony to overnight accommodation for your guests with over 5 acres of land to enjoy.
Prices from £2, 600 + VAT. Contact Farnham Castle Weddings for further information.
With a illustrious 800 year regal history of hosting royalty and Hollywood movies stars alike, this 2-floor Georgian stately home is set on 100 acres of serene parkland.
Better still, this estate hosts 11 exquisite bedrooms for you and your guests to continue the wedding celebrations.
Price enquires start from £3, 250 + VAT. For further info: email@example.com
This former Regency manor can be exclusively hired for the duration of your wedding—so yourself and your Lord-to-be get the run of the house with its 32 opulent bedrooms featuring log fires, roll-top baths and four-poster beds tucked away in the New Forest. With wedding availability limited to Mon-Thurs, you can entertain between 60 and 250 guests for a memorable wedding retreat.
Price enquires and further info: firstname.lastname@example.org
Situated in 34 acres of Berkshire countryside, this mansion house doubles up as a hotel. It has an adjoining permanent marquee that can cater for as many as 1000 guests with great bespoke entertainment options available including bouncy castles and bumper cars.
Price enquiries start from £4,000 inc VAT. For further info:Info@trunkwell.com
Set in the heart of Berkshire, this idyllic 18th century Manor House has just recently opened its doors to exclusive weddings—one special wedding is hosted per month with access to the manor for 4 days plus 17 additional days should your elaborate preparations need them!
From ceremony (a 200 seater church is on the estate) to reception via marquee for up to 400 guests, you will rule the roost in luxury within this 52 acre estate.
Price enquires start from £12, 500 for 4 days exclusive use. For further info: email@example.com
This regal 18th century mansion, once the home of nobility, dignitaries and society’s movers and shakers, is now a polished country hotel and conference centre. Set in 250 acres of manicured greenery including an 18-hole golf course, an indoor pool, a hot tub and a fitness centre to boot for up to 350 guests.
Price enquires and further info: firstname.lastname@example.org