Operating out of Witham in glorious rolling countryside near the Essex coast, award-winning wedding photographers David and Sandra Islip capture stunning photographs in their fun and relaxed manner. They produce a winning combination of elegant posed shots and candid images that ooze personality
A truly outstanding Grade I-listed Georgian mansion, the prestigious Boreham House can be found just outside Chelmsford…
Near the small village of Little Waltham, you can find the stunning Clifford Estate with two astounding historic buildings, including one of the oldest barn wedding venues Essex has to offer, which can host your entire day, as they retain a civil ceremony licence and present plenty of accommodation on site
This stunning estate is available for exclusive use. Marry within the elegant Georgian mansion, outside in the picturesque gardens or at the local church…
Nestled in the stunning Essex countryside outside Kelvedon, this idyllic and isolated premier wedding venue is offering its outstanding 15th-century barn and gardens exclusively for your big day, licensed to host a civil marriage or partnership ceremony and able to cater for up to 120 guests for a reception
The delicate stationery designed and lovingly handmade by Can I Do You a Favour? proprietor Laura adds the perfect finishing touch to any wedding. Following her hugely successful 2016 collection, she extends a bespoke and personalised service to discerning brides and grooms in the Chelmsford area
Bask in the splendour of this Tudor mansion which is situated near Chelmsford. Looking for the most luxurious unique wedding venues in Essex? Leez Priory benefits from its peaceful setting, meaning celebrations can be enjoyed here in secluded bliss. With delicious cuisine and lots of accommodation...
Looking for a retro vehicle to transport you on your wedding day? Look no further than the Essex-based Classic Cool Camper and their 1967 VW Campervan. Gino, the campervan, will travel within a 40 mile radius of Chelmsford adding a touch of class to your big day...
Within easy reach of transport links, set in 75 acres of Essex parkland and with a maximum capacity of 150 guests, this Grade II-listed country house is luxurious and comfortable, offering a wide range of packages - a more than capable and well-established venue for wedding celebrations of any size
Based in Essex, Dream Occasions is East Anglia's premier event planning company. Owner Bernadette has over ten years of experience in events, offering bespoke and tailored services such as full planning and three-month planning, to create the day you've always imagined
This historic Grade II*-listed farmhouse and its modern barn together present a self-contained, all-inclusive place in which to host a perfect day. Able to host ceremonies and receptions for up to 200 guests, Houchins offers a funky experience, and is truly a wedding venue Essex can be proud of...
Based in South Woodham Ferrers, this experienced professional photographer, known for his brilliant, relaxed yet sometimes edgy reportage-style stills, is adept at unobtrusively capturing the atmosphere and narrating the story of each wedding day, working across Essex, the south of England and beyond
Whether you’re planning a grand reception for up to 2000 guests or an intimate ceremony for 20, the Crowne Plaza Resort is a breathtaking venue to match your special day. Choose from flexible leisure, accommodation and spa package selections for an experience that is as luxurious as it is peaceful
In the countryside between Colchester and Cambridge lies one of the best wedding venues in Essex, a specialist outfit with over 20 years of experience in hosting high-quality ceremonies and receptions. With splendid in-house catering and accommodation, all aspects of your wedding day can be covered
Nestled in the Essex countryside, this Grade II-listed restored barn set in lovely gardens is one of the finest wedding venues in Essex. With a multitude of facilities, catering options, and their own in-house chef and DJ, the proprietors always seek to present a warm, personal service to each wedding couple
Cooks Carriages present a fleet of beautiful old Victorian horse-drawn carriages for hire in the South East of England. They maintain a spirited stable of gorgeous black Friesian stallions and dapple grey Gelderland horses. It's a brilliant way to make a traditional yet eye-catching entrance on your big day
Gosfield Hall is an utterly majestic Grade-I listed Tudor country mansion near Braintree. The house has accommodated royalty in its 500 years of history, but recently enjoys hosting elegant ceremonies and receptions, offering delicious catering and 20 glorious bedrooms. Spend your entire day in luxury!
Operating out of Halstead, northeast of Braintree, these highly-reputed marquee and tent providers erect their high-quality, well-maintained structures all across Essex, Suffolk, East Anglia and beyond, with a well-sized fleet of structures at their disposal supported by a dedicated and experienced team
In Margaret Roding you will find The Reid Rooms, a truly unique events venue. The buildings consist of a selection of refurbished rooms from the Marks Hall Estate and working farm, which makes for an abundance of stunning photographic opportunities and the chance to organise a customised wedding
Part of the fabric of the ancient market town of Great Dunmow, this Grade II*-listed malthouse and museum opens its doors to couples looking for a unique ceremony with up to 60 guests and a suitable space for drinks and canapés. If you are seeking out the cheap wedding venues Essex has to provide...
Karen Borden at The Flower Mill operates from a professional studio in Wickford, Essex. Specialising in wedding flowers, Karen loves creating unique new floral arrangements, offering a bespoke service depending on the predominant wedding theme and colour scheme. Her favourite bloom is a Calla Lily
Based from his home studio at Billericay in Essex, the highly talented and experienced photographer Barry Paffey has been specialising in shooting wedding celebrations for over eight years now, offering his brides and grooms a truly comprehensive range of packages with full-day photography from £795
At her kitchen in Rayleigh, South Essex, the award-winning Amy Brown whips up a delicious, colourful and intricate range of wedding cakes, cupcakes and innovative cookies, providing her comprehensive consultation and tasting service, always using only the very finest organic and free-range ingredients
From save-the-date cards and invitations to wedding favours, honeymoon albums to church welcome signs, The Wedding Invite Company will satisfy all of your stationery needs in their clean, neat, quirky hand-illustrated style, based at Zoe Rusga's design studio just outside the centre of Rayleigh in Essex
Providing unique V-dub campervan hire for wedding celebrations taking place throughout Essex, Kent or Surrey, this bespoke company offers an alternative and charming form of transport for your special day, with three hours' service from your own private chauffeur and champagne included as standard
Nestled on the picturesque waterfront of Burnham-on-Crouch, this Grade II*-listed edifice offers lovely riverside views to enhance your wedding ceremony or reception. Perfect for couples looking for small wedding venues in Essex, with a vibrant, alternative feel and room capacities ranging from 20 to 120
Cosily nestled in the lovely Essex countryside surrounding High Ongar, west of Chelmsford, this plush country house and hotel hosts resplendent ceremonies and reception parties of all shapes and sizes. Seating up to 120 for such formalities, your guests can also enjoy the 22 acres of landscaped garden
This luxury venue features several reception suites able to accommodate weddings of up to 175 guests as well as a rooftop restaurant for formal meals or evening festivities...
This Grade II-listed hotel in Colchester is perfect for hosting parties of all sizes. With its own coordinator, function rooms, luxurious budget-friendly accommodation available and historic 14th-century architecture, this wedding venue in Essex is unique both in its aesthetic and in its hospitality...
Based in their studio in Chipping Ongar, Essex, this versatile specialist wedding stationery, favour and accessory provider designs, produces and stocks a wide range of attractively-presented goods, all of which are made by hand, including invitations, placenames, favours, props, jewellery and much more
Set proudly on the edge of Wivenhoe Park and the University of Essex campus, this renowned 4-star luxury hotel opens its historic doors to couples looking to host their wedding ceremony or reception in a totally unique space, with over 40 bedrooms available in either the main house or the garden wing
A Grade II*-listed country house that caters for celebrations of all sizes, with a dedicated coordinator, in-house chefs, comprehensive packages and a wealth of entertainment at your disposal, Down Hall is arguably the most idyllic wedding venue Essex can offer, with lovely views over the countryside too
Essex's premier wedding planner, BusyBrides, is an award-winning events management service that can plan and coordinate your special day so you don't have to. From single packages for a venue or a supplier search to the complete wedding package, proprietor Sian can help source all of your needs
Engaging a toastmasters is a perfect way to take some of the pressure of a hectic day off yourselves and ensure your wedding celebration runs smoothly. Sian is one of a select few female toastmasters worldwide to have been professionally trained and accredited by the English Toastmaster Association
Extensively and refurbished in recent times, this Essex venue caters for wedding parties of up to 250. Equipped with all the modern amenities you might expect or need within one charming location, along with accessible transport links and a wealth of services through the hotel's experienced family of staff
This intimate Grade II-listed country getaway is tranquil and isolated yet accessible and conveniently located, and stands out as one of the more unusual wedding venues Essex has to offer, designed to present a perfect destination for discerning city-based couples planning a traditional country wedding
Conveniently located just outside Epping, this fantastic and quirky wedding venue presents a modern and stylish barn to couples looking for the perfect balance between easy accessibility and countryside seclusion. Licensed for the conduct of civil wedding ceremonies, well able to host fantastic receptions
Capable of hosting up to 200 guests, within a short distance of both the M11 motorway and London, this Essex venue offers a wide-ranging selection of rooms in which to enjoy your dream wedding. Also featuring leisure facilities and luxury bedrooms, this is an ideal location for any ceremony or reception
Located in Hertfordshire conveniently close to Stansted Airport, the Manor of Groves Hotel offers all-inclusive weddings for up to 500 guests, as well as spa facilities and a golf course. With 80 guest bedrooms and a variety of wedding packages, the Manor of Groves is an extremely versatile venue…
Sturmer Hall Hotel is located on the borders of Cambridgeshire, Essex and Suffolk just outside Haverhill. It is an elegant venue set within 50 acres of glorious gardens. Offering a range of ceremony options from their 12th century church, lakeside pavilion, garden gazebo or their music room...
Elaine's Wedding Inspiration is a resourceful enterprise based at Hornchurch in Essex. Applying their chosen motto "we save you time, money and stress", they offer everything from planning, floristry and financial advice to guidance, coaching and insurance, ensuring you are fully prepared for your big day
Based in Romford, Essex, Zac is offering his unique photography skills to capture those precious moments at your wedding. If you are looking for a relaxed, yet skilled photographer for your big day, then look no further…
This elegant hotel boast the charm and grace of an 18th century Georgian Manor house. Set within 6 acres of gardens, the hotel provides a lovely retreat in the Essex countryside and an idyllic wedding venue. Hosting only one wedding per day, we have 3 banqueting suites to choose from to tailor to your taste or theme.
The Kingscliff Hotel is a romantic, 1930s seaside hotel on the Essex coastline of Holland on Sea. It was recently renovated in 2013 and offers a beautiful, spacious function room, picturesque sea views with in-house catering and accommodation...
Located in the ancient village of Great Chesterford, just north of Saffron Walden, this privately-owned, family-run hotel dates back to the Tudor period. Licensed to host civil ceremonies, The Crown House offers plenty of space for medium-sized all-inclusive wedding celebrations, plus 18 ensuite bedrooms
Alexandrea Occasions is an events décor and styling company based in Hertfordshire, offering a high-quality and affordable wedding venue decoration and styling service. They can provide everything from chair covers and table centrepieces to a sweet buffet and LED LOVE letters
Based out of Enfield in north London, this experienced videographer can deliver an excellent broadcast-quality wedding film with an extremely quick turnaround, and is able to travel to any location across the world!
From her base in Stevenage, Carole creates beautiful floral arrangements for weddings throughout the UK. Carole expertly decorates venues with a combination of flowers, candelabras, chair covers, topiary trees and many more wonderful pieces…
Sophie Connell is a reportage portrait photographer who specialises in working with the entire family to capture beautiful, pictorial wedding memories that you can cherish for years to come. She is based in Hertfordshire and also covers Essex and London…
Based out of the heart of bustling Maidstone, this quality chauffeur company offer state of the art Mercedes cars that will ensure that you get from your home, hotel, ceremony to wherever you need to be with grace, pace and in the utmost luxury...
This professional London-based videography team create stylish and contemporary wedding videos that really capture the personalities of the happy couple, and portray the love they both share. Their modern approach, using a drone to achieve effective aerial shots, gives their films a really fresh look
From their base in Maidstone, the Oasis Limos chauffeurs provide excellent transportation for weddings, hen nights and stag parties throughout Kent and the surrounding counties. Their range of flawlessly maintained limousines, party buses and one beautiful classic car…
Arrive at your wedding in elegance and comfort by hiring one of the classic cars owned by Wedding Cars 4 Princesses. Brides and grooms throughout London and Kent also have the opportunity to book a flawlessly maintained modern car or bus...
Lord Cars Ltd is a family run business, which has been providing a specialist chauffeur service with exclusively vintage and classic cars for over 40 years. They offer luxurious and stylish transport to those in Hertfordshire, Essex, Kent and Surrey...
Letchworth Garden City
The quirky and unique Bottle Bazaar offers a service like no other! This unusual company is based in Kent, but delivers various wines with customised labels across the country. Add that little personalised touch to your wedding breakfast tables by featuring your names on the bottles, ideal as souvenir gifts
Based at their studio in Millbank, near Canterbury, this fascinating company creates a whole range of innovative wedding stationery for couples across the nation, from save-the-dates to formal invitations, postcards, table plans, table numbers, place names and much more
Temptation Towers is based in Kent and are primarily a chocolate fountain hire company. They also branch out into other forms of edible entertainment including Ferrero Rocher towers, candy carts, ice sculptures, champagne fountains as well as having a selfie mirror...
Matt James and his talented team of photographers travel from Kent to weddings throughout the UK to provide a combination of natural reportage-style images with a selection of sophisticated posed shots. Matt is also a skilled wedding videographer and offers a fun photo-booth service
Operating from her Westerham kitchen, this very experienced designer baker has been providing her wedding cakes, cupcakes and edible favours to lucky couples across the local area for over 10 years, drawing on her qualifications in sugarcraft, and with a keen eye for subtly reflecting the chosen theme
This tipi hire company supplies tents to clients in the UK and parts of Europe. The staff love to focus on bespoke requests, knowing that every wedding is different, and they are equipped with tents that can be constructed in a variety of styles, with plenty of different props and accessories available too
Based in Ashford, these Kentish event planners are led by Georgie Lilwall, who draws from her vast wedding knowledge and extensive network of local suppliers to provide an excellent service across the county and beyond. Her passion for her work has often been described as infectious
Kent-based company Sevenoaks Photography offers a standard or bespoke wedding package with the inclusion of a USB stick, online gallery and guest-signed print. All this is copyright-free and tells the story of your big day in a fresh documentary style, with an unobtrusive approach
From her home just outside Canterbury, Catherine photographs weddings throughout the UK. She will blend in amongst your guests, subtly capturing naturally occurring moments of happiness and celebration in a timeless, photojournalistic style…
Stretch tents make a fantastic modern substitute for traditional marquees, and this Canterbury-based company have been quick to adapt to this new trend. Being 100% waterproof, able to withstand high winds, and ideal for just providing shade on a pleasant summer day, they are perfect for all weathers
Operating out of Brenchley, a rural village near Tunbridge Wells, this experienced wife-and-husband team has been providing their refreshing reportage-style stills to lucky couples across the UK for over seven years now. Penny offers all-inclusive services featuring full-day coverage and full image editing
Kingston upon Thames
Countess Marquees are a high-quality marquee and accessories hire company who provide a professional and personal service to those within the South East England. With 25 years' experience, a range of marquees, numerous furniture and necessities, you are sure to find all you need...
David Blackshaw is a full-time professional wedding and lifestyle photographer with a relaxed documentary style that adopts a storybook approach. Based in Ashford, Kent, David delivers mostly unposed and natural photos that are copyright free for you to share with your family
Baking in Royal Tunbridge Wells, this experienced artisan wedding cake-maker designs and creates confections as scrumptious as they are beautiful, using a range of the finest and most locally-sourced ingredients. These elegant and sophisticated cakes are completed with the finest icing and decoration
Colin Leonard is a talented Essex wedding photographer based in Thorpe-le-Soken, near Clacton-on-Sea. Offering digital packages from just £600, alongside plenty of attractive album options and even a photobooth service, this multi-faceted photographer has been shooting professionally for many years
Chives Caterers are a Kent-based catering company that has been active since 1998. They pride themselves on creating interesting and creative food while providing a service that goes the extra mile, with an extensive range of delicious and enticing dishes...
Royal Tunbridge Wells
From their base in Tunbridge Wells, this team of professional videographers will travel throughout Kent, Sussex, Surrey and Essex. Their subtle, reportage approach allows them to capture the real, natural moments of love and enjoyment shared between you and your guests…
Travel Essence is an independent travel agent, based in Surrey, who help organise weddings and/or honeymoons. Founder, Alison, has over twelve years experience in the business and has extensive knowledge to provide a truly personal and un-biased service...
Based in Beaconsfield, Hibiscus Food are ideally located to provide London and surrounding counties with delicious meals made from fresh, seasonal produce. They work with every couple to create a bespoke menu, and their service is just as fantastic as their food…
Based in the little town of Heathfield, LPM Bohemia present an enormous range of tents for wedding hire across the South East region. From traditional big top marquees to rustic yurts and gorgeous Indian tents, there are so many different styles for you to choose from
Based in Buckinghamshire, Goose and Berry specialise in cooking delicious food and planning luxury weddings. They will be part of every aspect of your big day, ensuring everything runs smoothly and giving you peace of mind so you can enjoy every moment…
From her base in Guildford, Nikki creates beautiful wedding stationery for brides and grooms across the UK. Choose from her range of stunning collections or, have a bespoke set of stationery designed just for you. All handmade, from top quality materials…
No party is too big or too small for Splendid Occasions, specialising in planning weddings and on-the-day management, and with a passion for all things vintage. They supply tipis, pop-up tea rooms and crockery hire, so you can enjoy luscious wedding décor without burning a massive hole in your pocket
In the heart of West Sussex is the first class catering company, Midsussex Hog Roasts, who offer a range of dishes from hog roasts, barbeques and paella to buffets, canapes and desserts. They cover the South East of England providing succulent dishes and a high-quality waiting service…
If you want gorgeous, high-quality and hand painted wedding stationery then Hollyhock Lane may be for you. Based in Lewes, Julie creates beautifully illustrated bespoke or ready-to-print and customise wedding stationery offering services UK wide...
Based in Oxfordshire, Heni Fourie Photography offers a bespoke photography service for your big day. He aims to ‘capture the day as it unfolds’ ensuring each aspect of your wedding is caught on camera, allowing you to cherish those special moments…
Based in Sussex with 30 years of experience in weddings, Seaholme Marquees offers you a selection of beautiful marquees, Marquee venues and packages, all of them perfectly equipped for small or large weddings…
Kim is a talented stationery designer who creates bespoke, hand-finished or printed invitations, place cards, table plans and more. She prints almost every order at her home in West Sussex using a professional, high quality printer...
For professional catering and events management, Gastro Catering are based in Sussex and travel to Surrey, Kent and the South East. Sourcing local ingredients, they produce food of the highest standard...
Paul Simon Marquees is a family run, marquee and accessories hire and event management business based in West Sussex. They offer the latest technology and the finest furnishings making them a 'one-stop' shop who aim take some of the pressure off of you…
Based in Oxfordshire but able to provide their services anywhere in the UK, Katah Events constructs unique giant tipi marquees, as well as providing event management services and hire of everything you could think of to make your marquee wedding complete...
Stylish Wedding Photography shoots beautiful, unobtrusive pictures that capture natural emotion on your day. Shot in a documentary style, Paul and Carol are based in Headley and cover weddings in Surrey, Hampshire and Sussex...
Precious Petals is recognised as a leader of wedding bouquet flower preservation and framing. They are based in Hampshire but collect from anywhere in the UK up to seven days after your wedding. You can choose from three dimensional, pressed, acrylic cube or paperweight displays...
From their workshop in Oxford, Love Wedding Print create beautiful vintage-style wedding stationery. From your initial enquiry through to the moment your guests open the ivory envelope, you will be amazed by Love Wedding Print’s personalised and handcrafted designs…
Based in Banbury, Oxfordshire, but able to work with couples from across the UK to design their perfect wedding stationery, Joanna of Sentio designs completely bespoke, one-of-a-kind stationery suites, covering save the dates to table plans and everything in between…
From her base in Witney, Oxfordshire, Ally of Wrapper Star creates personalised wrappers around delicious bars of British-made milk chocolate, making for unique, tasty, and crowd-pleasing wedding favours that your guests are sure not to leave behind on the tables at your reception…
This diverse photographer travels around Sussex, Surrey, Hampshire and London providing unobtrusive, natural photographs of your wedding for you to treasure. He specialises in black and white reportage photos capturing the essence and emotion of your big day…
Based outside of the quintessential Cotswold village of Burford, this renowned and long-established marquee company has been providing immaculate structures for weddings and other events for over 23 years now. Putting up a range of structures in a wide variety of environments...
Baking her wares in her bright and airy studio in Winchester, Judy Palmer regularly creates delicious, unique hand-made cakes, cupcakes, cookies, cake-pops and favours, featuring an inventive range of preserve-based fillings in addition to cream-based, like her black cherry with a vanilla and lemon curd
With over 20 years’ experience and more than 700 weddings behind him, Scott of ASRPHOTO Wedding Photography is a versatile, friendly, and professional wedding photographer who truly loves nothing more than photographing people in love. He is based in Southampton, but can travel anywhere in the UK…
Operating out of her home studio in Stonehouse, Lucy Drake has been presenting truly outstanding professional wedding films to newlywed brides and grooms all across the country for over four years now, offering her flexible and unobtrusive approach to capturing the colourful story of your special day
Based in Mells, near Frome, this young, vibrant and exciting catering company delivers delicious food and outstanding service to its clients in all manner of locations courtesy of Ebbie’s incredible ‘Food on the Move’ Kitchen, employing enthusiastic and experienced in-house serving staff and team of chefs
Albert Palmer's aim is to recount the beautiful story of every wedding day he attends in his unique, quirky documentary style. Based in Bristol, Albert’s fascination with photographing people is reflected in his stunning results, regularly presented to lucky brides and grooms
Offering scenic honeymoons throughout Europe, Ireland and the UK, this family business has two and a half decades of experience to draw on, making suggestions and arrangements to visit all the hidden gems in your chosen area, plus hints and tips on where to find the best local foods and holiday spots
Based in the small town of Stalbridge in North Dorset and operating out of her pretty floristry studio on Station Road, this experienced professional is passionate about providing her arrangements of native garden-grown English flowers and plants for wedding celebrations across the South West and beyond
Travelling right around the country to erect their versatile range of luxurious marquees and exceptional tipis, equipped with absolutely everything needed to ensure your reception is a roaring success, Abbas Marquees also offer a comprehensive event management service
The Flower Preservation Workshop creates beautiful handmade paperweights containing flowers from your wedding day. With 30 years’ experience in floristry, they take pride in creating memorable designs with a professional service…
Virginia's Vintage Hire offers a selection of rustic furniture and accessories to complete the look of your big day. They are based in Devon and cover the whole of the UK with everything from tables, chairs and sofas to blackboards, buckets and Vespa scooters…