Choosing your Wedding Venue .
They said yes! Congratulations! Now, the first thing on most newly engaged couple's to-do list... find their dream wedding venue. There's an overwhelming selection of wedding venues across Berkshire, Hampshire and Oxfordshire, so how do you find the perfect one?
It's easy to rush into things after falling in love with a wedding venue on Instagram, but it's important to take lots of time to consider your requirements for your special day. Your chosen venue will have a knock-on effect on various aspects of your wedding: the number of guests you can invite, the overall look and wedding theme, and the wedding suppliers you can use.
We've been to our fair share of wedding venues over the years. From castles to barns and hotels to marquees, we understand how each different venue can suit each couple's requirements. Below, we take a deep-dive into some beautifully unique Berkshire, Hampshire and Oxfordshire wedding venues we know you'll love!
The Post Barn is a breathtaking contemporary venue in the heart of West Berkshire, boasting manicured lawns and bright and airy floor-to-ceiling windows. The main venue is comprised of a spacious timber barn ceremony and dining space, as well as a cosy bar with an impressive modern bar. On the other side of the venue is Donnington Valley Hotel, which provides 111 bedrooms for your wedding guests.
Wasing Park is a quintessentially British country venue; the perfect spot for your wedding day including a selection of romantic farm buildings and quaint church on site. The blank canvas of the Castle Barn provides a backdrop to suit all wedding themes and styles, and the stretch tent is a great spot for your evening catering! Their little black book is brimming with wonderful suppliers to create your dream day.
Silchester Farm has everything you need for a wedding party in the countryside. Set in rolling fields of Hampshire, this barn wedding venue offers options: a converted threshing barn with old world charm, or their contemporary cow shed with modern steel and polished concrete details. The accommodation is in the form of a beautiful Barn House that sleeps 12: perfect for your bridesmaids and groomsmen.
Great Fosters is a charming Tudor Estate just outside of Windsor is set in 50 acres of beautiful grounds with terrace and patios that provide the perfect spot for an al fresco cocktail. Their historical Tythe Barn makes a wonderful dining space, dressed in twinkling fairy lights for a magical feel. A range of packages that can be tailored to you will provide a completely personal service for your special day.
Notley Abbey was acquired by the amazing team at Bijou Weddings, who provide a seamless wedding management service from start to finish, providing brides and grooms with peace of mind throughout the planning process. This venue has been transformed into a romantic and exclusive space with spectacular grounds and character-filled architecture.
Get in Touch .
Need some help looking for your dream venue? Get in touch below and we'll see how we can help: we've worked with hundreds of splendid venues over the years, meaning we can provide a list of special places we know and trust.