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Country House & Stately Home Wedding Venues in Bristol and Somerset

The UK is full of beautiful country house wedding venues that are perfect for a fairytale wedding! From ceremonies in the orangery to receptions in the ballroom, country house weddings are elegant and romantic. See some of the country's best stately homes in Bristol and Somerset here...

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Exterior of Berwick Lodge in Bristol, with seating on the lawn

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Berwick Lodge Wedding Venue

South West's Best Kept Secret Exclusive Use And Micro Wedding Venue

122 reviews

Bristol and Somerset, Bristol

£7,499 - £25,000

2-150 guests

Brympton House Wedding Venue

Exclusive Country House Weddings in Somerset

351 reviews

Bristol and Somerset, Odcombe

£3,575 - £40,000

20-228 guests

Orchardleigh House

Our Amazing 3 day Wedding Experience, Exclusive use for 60 to 250 guests, Drink & Dance 'til Dawn

3 reviews

Bristol and Somerset, Frome

£10,000 - £23,000

60-250 guests

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The Manor House at Old Down Estate Wedding Venue

Country Manor House Exclusive Use Wedding Venue

14 reviews

Bristol and Somerset, Tockington

£8,500 - £16,000

40-200 guests

Coombe Lodge

Exclusive Country House Wedding Venue

59 reviews

Bristol and Somerset, Blagdon

£POA

50-200 guests

Combe House Hotel Wedding Venue

Your wedding day, your way.

7 reviews

Bristol and Somerset, Bridgwater

£POA

30-100 guests

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St Audries Park Wedding Venue

Manor House Wedding Venue in Taunton

173 reviews

Bristol and Somerset, Taunton

£8,500

30-250 guests

Crowcombe Court Wedding Venue

Beautiful Georgian Manor House in Somerset

64 reviews

Bristol and Somerset, Taunton

£5,400 - £13,750

150 guests

Clevedon Hall Venues in Bristol and Somerset

Late Availability Offer

Clevedon Hall Wedding Venue

Exclusive Luxury Wedding Venue

21 reviews

Bristol and Somerset, Bristol

£11,000 - £50,000

60-250 guests

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If a country wedding in Bristol and Somerset is something you are looking for, you can't go wrong with a boutique country house hotel or an elegant stately home wedding venue.

Country houses and stately homes have stunning spaces for both wedding ceremonies and receptions. If it has always been a dream of yours to get married in a picture gallery or orangery before retiring to the grounds for cocktails and an evening reception in the ballroom, then a country house in Bristol and Somerset may be the ideal wedding venue for you.

As country manors are houses first and foremost, they can feel like an elegant home-from-home. Some venues will have accommodation on site, usually with stunning decor like roll-top baths and four-poster beds, while others may have smaller hotels or B&Bs in the grounds. This means that you’ll have the advantage of a beautiful bridal suite and accommodation for immediately family or the bridal party on site.

Many country houses and stately homes in Bristol and Somerset offer beautiful surroundings for the ultimate wedding photography. Many country houses have rolling grounds and manicured gardens, boasting a variety of features including peaceful lakes, rose gardens and mazes and mazes. There are plenty of opportunities for beautiful wedding photos both inside and out - your wedding photographer will be spoiled for choice! Make sure to take in the gardens on your venue viewing, even if you’re marrying in the winter.

Being out in the countryside not only means that you’ll have stunning wedding photos, but also privacy for your wedding day. The stunning views and composed countryside surroundings make your wedding in Bristol and Somerset a romantic getaway from the hustle and bustle of city life.

Country house hotels and stately home wedding venues are perfect for you if:

  • You've always wanted a fairytale wedding day
  • You want an outdoor element to your reception
  • Light and airy spaces appeal to you
  • You want a variety of locations for your photos
  • You need a small amount of luxury accommodation

Frequently Asked Questions on Country House and Stately Home Wedding Venues in Bristol and Somerset

How much do country house venues charge for wedding hire?

As with all wedding venues, costs for stately home and country house weddings vary, but you may be surprised at how affordable some of the options can be! You won't necessarily require a huge budget to get your own stately home for your wedding. If you’re looking to cut costs, then consider a midweek wedding or marrying in the low season, such as early spring or late autumn. Stately home venues are ideal for winter weddings, as they often have large fireplaces and cozy wood-panelled rooms.

Can I book a country house in Bristol and Somerset for the entire wedding weekend?

You will find that there are plenty of country house wedding venues and stately homes that will provide you with exclusive use of the venue on your wedding day. This means that the venue is yours alone for the duration of your wedding. Sometimes this will be for your wedding day alone, and in other cases, you can hire your wedding venue for an entire weekend for you and your guests. This may incur an extra charge, but if you want a luxurious weekend of exclusivity for guests with catering staff on hand, then this could be the optimal choice for your wedding weekend. You will be able to find exclusive use country houses in Bristol and Somerset using our venue filters.

What wedding dress should I wear for a country house wedding?

Country houses in Bristol and Somerset come with plenty of original features, such as sparkling chandeliers, sweeping staircases and romantic statues. Play up the drama of your surroundings with an equally glamorous wedding dress! Elegant trains, long veils and ballgown skirts look right at home in the ballrooms and art galleries of a manor. Lace fabrics and vintage details are perfectly suited, as they're reminiscent of English socialites. Whatever dress you decide to wear on your wedding day, you will be able to find your dream stately home in Bristol and Somerset on Guides for Brides.

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