A Collection of Country House Wedding Venues in UK

Are you dreaming of a picturesque and charming wedding in the country? Whether you envision exchanging vows amidst lush gardens, beneath grand chandeliers or within historic halls, this list of Country House wedding venues could hold that which makes your wish a spectacular reality for your wedding day. Check out our collection of country house wedding venues in the UK – they each received lots of love and positive reviews from wedding couples in our recent WeddingDates Awards. 

Rogerthorpe Manor Hotel

A Collection of Country House Wedding Venues in UK

Rogerthorpe Manor is situated close to Pontefract, West Yorkshire and it was built over 400 years ago. It is a manor house hotel surrounded by beautiful gardens and breathtaking countryside. The venue offers a range of packages tailored to accommodate various budgets and preferences and is an ideal setting for weddings whatever the size of your party. 

Whether you are opting for the Lawrence orCawthorne allrooms or the cosy ambiance of the Rose Room, Rogerthorpe Manor Hotel provides versatile options to suit every wedding couple’s needs. Their inclusive packages are crafted to alleviate the stress of financial planning, yet the option remains open for personalised quotes to incorporate any unique ideas you may have. Rogerthorpe Manor proudly offers the opportunity to host your wedding ceremony within its historic premises, officiated by the Local Official Registrar. 

Manor House Country Hotel

A Collection of Country House Wedding Venues in UK

Nestled in the heart of the Fermanagh Lakelands, and along the serene shores of Lower Lough Erne, Manor House Country Hotel stands as a premier wedding venue and hotel in Northern Ireland. Near the bustling town of Enniskillen, this family-owned country house venue dates from the 17th century.

The venue’s historic architecture sets an enchanting stage for weddings with sweeping views over Lough Erne. The grandeur of the property extends to its manicured gardens and fountain, and offers a scenic backdrop for your wedding photographs. 

The wedding packages vary as expected, according to the size and the type of wedding you are planning to host. You can choose the chandeliered ballroom for your larger celebration or the cosy Burns Suite ideal for smaller gatherings. There’s also a truly unique option to experience your celebration aboard The Lady of the Lake cruiser, on the waters of the lake. The pre-reception lounge area overlooks the hotel fountain and provides an ideal space for meeting and greeting your guests.

Best Western Premier Mount Pleasant Hotel

A Collection of Country House Wedding Venues in UK

Best Western Premier Mount Pleasant Hotel in Doncaster is situated within 100 acres of woodland. With a legacy spanning over 70 years, the historic Mount Pleasant Hotel has become a beacon of warm hospitality, graciously hosting weddings and a myriad of other cherished family events.  One of the main highlights of this hotel is that it is family-run and you will experience true Yorkshire warmth from three generations of the family. 

The venue offers a wide variety of packages suited for both grand and intimate weddings. Choose the indoor room for the Civil Ceremony up to 40 guests or The Secret Garden, their outdoor ceremony area for up to 120 guests. You will also experience their award-winning chef-designed menu to make the most talking point of your wedding. 

The wedding coordinators will take care of everything including personalising your celebration with flowers, balloons, fireworks and an array of other festivities. To witness the splendour of Mount Pleasant firsthand, guests are cordially invited to visit and experience the enchanting house, gardens and unparalleled service for themselves.

New Place Hotel

A Collection of Country House Wedding Venues in UK

The New Place Hotel is nestled in Hampshire’s New Place in Southampton. This Grade I listed manor seamlessly blends Tudor and Elizabethan charm with modern elements offering a tribute to the architectural genius of Sir Edwin Lutyens who envisioned and built it as a wedding gift.

At New Place Hotel, undivided attention is given to each wedding with only one celebration hosted per day. To embrace the uniqueness of every event the innovative ideas and boundless passion is infused in each celebration. The venue’s Chef will collaborate closely with you to craft an extraordinary menu by utilising local, seasonal ingredients to create inspired dishes. The venue is fully licensed for civil ceremonies in Hampshire and offers tailored themes or concepts including supplier recommendations, picturesque photo spots and more.

They have a huge capacity of 110 bedrooms that can accommodate all your guests for the day and believe in buying local so all their menu has creatively crafted dishes sourced from local ingredients. The hotel only does one wedding per day and  is suited for both grand and intimate weddings with a capacity to host up to 150 guests. 


Coed-y-Mwstwr Hotel

A Collection of Country House Wedding Venues in UK

Coed-Y-Mwstwr Hotel is a Victorian mansion nestled in Bridgend in a leafy, wooded hillside, offering sweeping vistas across the lush rolling pastures of the Vale of Glamorgan and extending to the north Devon coast. It was built in 1888 as the cherished family residence of liberal MP Arthur John Williams and his wife, Rose. 

This estate is enveloped in the enchantment of the ‘Whispering Trees,’ providing an idyllic backdrop for those cherished, picture-perfect moments. Whether wandering through manicured gardens, exploring wild woods or cosying up by the fireplaces, your  guests will discover beauty at every turn. Their Eliot Suite is the 19th-century Victorian Mansion with high dome ceiling and classic chandeliers. It is the perfect setting for hosting your wedding ceremony and an intimate wedding breakfast for 20-60 guests.

At the heart of the hotel lies the Hendre Suite, adorned with lofty oak-beamed ceilings, elegant chandeliers, and breathtaking views through tri-fold doors. The Hendre Suite is highly coveted, accommodating between 70-170 guests for ceremonies and wedding breakfasts. 

Lastly, Folly is the outdoor set up which is located in the secret garden of the hotel featuring full glass sliding doors and a retractable roof offering a unique sun trap while providing shelter from the unpredictable Welsh weather. By seamlessly blending the indoors with the outdoors, you can celebrate from sunrise to sunset with up to 100 guests.


Best Western Chilworth Manor

A Collection of Country House Wedding Venues in UK

Chilworth Manor is located within the leafy outskirts of Southampton, Hampshire, providing effortless access to nearby destinations such as Winchester, Portsmouth, and the New Forest. The hotel boasts 12 acres of exquisitely landscaped gardens, complemented by an additional 27 acres within the Chilworth Conservation Area. From the picturesque lake adorned with flowering lilies to the enchanting Deer ring, this expansive natural landscape seamlessly extends from the hotel grounds offering unique photo opportunities for guests to discover.

The Lord Selborne Suite has contemporary elegance with tasteful décor and presents remarkable views of the gardens and you can host up to 120 guests. Featuring a private terrace, this suite also grants access to the exclusive Herb Garden Lounge for your guest bar needs, along with a secluded area where guests can unwind and relax in tranquillity. The Coach House Suite is spacious with a capacity of up to 200 guests and has its own private bar and anteroom. The venue is also licensed for hosting Civil Ceremonies and partnerships.

Waterton Park Hotel

A Collection of Country House Wedding Venues in UK

Nestled in the midst of beautiful rolling parkland with its own tranquil lake and a backdrop of ancient woodland, Waterton Park Hotel and Spa is a 4-star hotel ideal for weddings. Set in the lakeside location, you can enjoy the flexibility to host either a grand celebration accommodating up to 145 guests or an intimate gathering with as few as 6 attendees.

Their wedding coordinators Pauline and Olivia bring a collective 25 years of invaluable experience to the table. Walton Hall is situated on the venue’s secluded island is a Georgian Mansion, surrounded by the tranquil embrace of a serene lake. The venue’s 63 bedrooms offer breathtaking views of the surrounding lake, woodland, or golf course for your guests. For an added touch of romance, the venue offers a charming hideaway cottage within the hotel grounds.

Cotswold House

A Collection of Country House Wedding Venues in UK

Cotswold House Hotel and Spa is located in the heart of Chipping Campden and is spread across two acres of landscaped walled gardens. This grade II Regency Townhouse is ideal for both Civil Ceremonies and Wedding Receptions and is at the prime location in the heart of the Cotswolds.

From intimate gatherings to Exclusive Use events, the venue offers the perfectly tailored package to match your dream wedding. Their exquisite function suite, overlooking the gardens, boasts a barn-style ambiance fused with the luxurious amenities of the hotel, making it a versatile space adaptable to any wedding style, whether Vintage, Traditional, Contemporary, or themed.

Recognising the uniqueness of each wedding, the venue takes a personalised approach, prioritising your preferences and desires. You can choose a traditional sit-down meal, a sophisticated afternoon tea or a laid-back BBQ. 

The Priest House

A Collection of Country House Wedding Venues in UK

The Priest House Hotel is located within over 100 acres of private woodland, gardens, and meadows, offering breathtaking views of the rolling countryside and the River Trent. Their  illuminated gardens during the sunset over the river set the stage for a magical evening transformation. The venue also has a Grade II listed water wheel, lavish interiors, and contemporary flair that seamlessly blend with the charm and romance of the English countryside. 

The Priest House Hotel has a wide range of reception rooms catering to both intimate and grand weddings, the venue’s suites are perfectly suited to host Civil Ceremonies and Partnerships. Featuring neutral décor in both ceremony rooms, you can infuse your unique style and creativity.

With an array of food and drink packages tailored to celebrate the special day, The Hotel also offers flexibility in menu options, from a sit-down meal, casual dining, to an elegant afternoon tea. 

Falcon Manor Hotel

A Collection of Country House Wedding Venues in UK

Falcon Manor Hotel is an exclusive-use boutique venue with views over the Yorkshire Dales. Falcon Manor seamlessly blends historic elegance with modern sophistication in its interior décor and if you haven’t been to the dales, it is truly scenic countryside. The Garden Room is a light-filled space that serves as the location for both your ceremony and wedding reception, offers panoramic views of the lush gardens and terrace.

The venue has the capacity to accommodate up to 87 seated guests or 150 for an informal evening reception. Falcon Manor is licensed for civil ceremonies, and has both indoor and outdoor options perfect for couples envisioning a summer ceremony. Their menus are created with the best of produce and ingredients and taster evenings allow you to taste and select your ideal menu in the company of family and friends.

Featuring 16 boutique bedrooms throughout the manor, Falcon Manor ensures that your nearest and dearest can stay and party into the night. 

So, there you go, what did you think of our list of the Ten Top Rated Country House Wedding Venues in the UK? If you are planning to say ‘I Do’ in the not too distant future, these venues might just suit you. For a full list of UK winners, you can visit our blog and check out the full list here.

Medhavi Upadhyaya
WeddingDates Contributors
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