Wedding Venues in Bristol

Wedding Venues in Bristol

As a port city with a vibrant history, Bristol contains many fine houses and grand hotel venues on the waterfront which offer a wonderful backdrop to any wedding. From stunning country manor houses around the city to bijou boutique hotels in its bustling centre, you're sure to find many wedding venues in Bristol that fit your brief in our comprehensive list below...

Clifton

The Clifton Observatory, situated in Bristol, England, is a renowned wedding venue that has been in operation since 1766. This exceptional establishment provides breathtaking views of the Clifton Suspension Bridge and the city of Bristol, making it a highly sought-after and enchanting destination. With its historical charm and various distinctive event spaces, the observatory offers an idyllic setting for your special day…

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Clifton

Mixing 900 years of history with dance, art, music and celebration, this breath-taking venue gives the sense of being an ethereal abandoned church, with all the warmth and delight of a beautifully modern creative space, right in the heart of Bristol. The Main Hall and The Crypt offer the perfect setting for your wedding day…

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Winterbourne

Located in Winterbourne, just a short distance from Bristol, Winterbourne Medieval Barn is perfect for those looking for a touch of history at their wedding. This 14th century barn is licensed for civil ceremonies and is LGBTQ+ friendly. They welcome up to 200 guests and are flexible with their spaces. To top is off they allow you to choose your own caterer, bring your own food and alcohol…

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Bristol

You will find Mud Docks located on the floating harbour in central Bristol. With a relaxed vibe, this old industrial building was lovingly restored to create an authentic and vibrant bike shop, café and now wedding venue. Being an independent business there is lots of love poured into the running of the weddings, from the civil ceremony through to the evening party and drinks on the terrace…

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Old Market

Located in the heart of Old Market in central Bristol, this venue offers a beautiful backdrop for your wedding day. Whether you prefer a large celebration or a more intimate gathering, this two-floor space, complete with a stage and a rooftop terrace, is perfect for capturing stunning sunset photos. They offer packages that cater to various budgets, making it accessible for everyone to enjoy…

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Brandon Hill

Get married just off of the bustle of Park Street in central Bristol at St George's, an ecclesiastical Greek revival structure that offers a beautiful backdrop for your wedding day. A popular place for music and arts events, it’s a great hall for acoustics and the very best space for your wedding music. An all-around beautiful and central spot for your reception celebration...

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City Centre

Situated near Bristol's Floating Harbour and the centre of the city, the Hotel Du Vin is an elegant and unique place to marry. A superb location for nuptial celebrations, the hotel is highly experienced at playing host to both ceremonies, and wedding receptions. Hold your drinks reception of up to 72 guests and canapés in the stylish The Ruinart And Terrace…

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Abbots Leigh

Built in 1814, the bride can descend down the extravagant feature staircase in the Great Hall for a magnificent wedding entrance. Leigh Court is a stunning Grade II-listed mansion located in Avon Gorge in the serene verdant woodland of Leigh Woods, offering a luxurious and breath taking setting for couples looking to host grand nuptials...

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Waterfront

Overlooking Bristol Harbour, this media centre and alternative cinema is the perfect artsy wedding venue for cultured couples. Hosting ceremonies and receptions for 100 guests, it's a blank canvas space for couples seeking a unique wedding setting in the Bristol and South West. Brides and grooms can even have their own private screening in the cinema room...

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Chew Stoke

Embrace the great outdoors in the beautiful Chew Valley, and have a lively wedding to remember at Chew Valley Weddings. This permanent tipi and glamping site is ripe for summer and festival themed receptions. Accommodating up to 200 wedding guests, this venue offers a one-of-a-kind backdrop that yourself and your guests will treasure forever…

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Broad Street

Located on Broad Street in the centre of Bristol, this historic building provides a stunning backdrop for couples wanting an opulent city centre wedding. The Ballroom is an exquisite space that is perfect for a sumptuous wedding banquet and an evening of dancing. With a range of amazing all-inclusive packages, there is something to suit all...

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Clevedon

Offering an ideal setting for an enchanting wedding celebration, on a hilltop near Clevedon sits Walton Castle, a 17th-century Grade II-listed fortress featuring breath-taking views over South West and the Welsh hills. Available for exclusive use, the castle can accommodate intimate parties in one of its Turrets and lavish wedding celebrations in the tower of Turret 1…

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Chew Magna

Come and celebrate your special day at Pony Chew Valley, the charming restaurant and gardens owned by Josh & Holly Eggleton. Located in the beautiful Chew Valley, they take pride in growing their own fresh produce. The dedicated team understands the importance of serving amazing food, expertly prepared and delivered to you. The wedding space can accommodate 100 seated guests or 150 for an evening of dancing…

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Park Street

The Bristol Marriot Royal is one of the city's most prestigious hotels, and is well equipped to host lavish ceremonies, receptions and vibrant hen and stag nights near the Old City overlooking the river. The Italianate style Palm Court is a beautiful, ornate space for a decadent wedding ceremony of up to 120 guests, before a reception to remember with 350...

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Clifton

If you want a magnificent view on your wedding day, make sure you get married at The Avon Gorge Hotel. Overlooking Brunel's Suspension Bridge, this Bristol venue is steeped in history and could play host to your glamorous wedding celebrations. Have alfresco reception drinks on it's famous terrace overlooking the gorge after your ceremony in The Riverside Suite…

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For couples wanting a family fun wedding or who have a love for all things science, We The Curious is the perfect venue for you. Overlooking the harbourside, whether you are looking to get married under a canopy of the stars in their planetarium or you want an unusual reception, this cosmic building is the ideal environment for quirky science themed weddings...

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Thornbury

This majestic wedding venue can be found overlooking the small market town of Thornbury. As England's only Tudor 'castle hotel', it presents a fantastic place to marry for small intimate or larger weddings. With three opulent suites licensed to host ceremonies, plus their outstanding award-winning team of chefs, your wedding day will be an nothing short of spectacular...

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Clifton

An intimate and unique wedding venue in the affluent suburb of Clifton, a stone’s throw away from the hubbub of Bristol city centre, No.4 Clifton Village is a Grade II-listed townhouse with a secret garden. With an award-winning restaurant and licenced for civil ceremonies, this is a versatile space that can accommodate your wedding in its entirety.

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Portishead

Court House Farm, a charming hamlet in Old Portishead, Somerset, is a hidden gem with a rich history. From its ancient origins to its enchanting gardens, this site is brimming with stories. The meticulously restored buildings have revived the medieval atmosphere, creating a unique blend of rustic charm and whimsical romance. The venue offers great flexibility for a personalised wedding, thanks to its various buildings and garden areas…

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Wells

Situated in Wells on the River Sheppey, this dream DIY venue provides 35-acres to house the festivities. This Somerset reception only venue, also conveniently located close to a variety of neighbouring churches, offers the ultimate location for a festival themed wedding. Have a classic marquee or tipi that caters to 300 wedding guests, with room for larger parties…

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Clifton

Located in the heart of Clifton Village, this reception-only restaurant is the perfect spot to have your nearest and dearest with you on your wedding. The cosy yet modern atmosphere is perfect for those who desire a hearty, rustic wedding but in the middle of the city. Your reception has exclusive access to their 150 capacity Playroom with its own private bar...

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Clifton

The highly sought-after Square Club is perfect for the unique couple looking for luxury on their wedding day. Poised within the desirable hub of Clifton, brides and grooms can host intimate nuptials at this boutique hotel. The exclusive space is all-inclusive, from your ceremony to your wedding breakfast and reception, have your whole day at this chic hotel...

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Clifton

This remarkable Victorian college campus featuring delightful grounds is situated in the Merchants’ Quarter of Clifton and offers a wide variety of wedding spaces to hire. Catering for nuptials of all shapes, sizes, types and styles, couples can say their vows outside on the Green or if they are ex-students, host a marriage service in the Grade II-listed Chapel…

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Old Market

This Grade II-listed Chapel in the heart of Bristol has a rich history and ecclesiastical architecture, making it a quintessential backdrop for weddings. Providing a cultural hub for music and art related events, your wedding could be the next big event on their calendar. With space for a garden marquee, have idyllic nuptials on their grounds in the height of summer...

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Wrington

This charming, well-hidden venue offers exclusive use of an 18th-century house along with 11-acres of pristine Grade II-listed parkland and woodland on your wedding day. Nestled in the stunning countryside just outside Wrington, it’s an ideal venue for all-inclusive celebrations. Host your wedding reception in the house or a marquee in the gardens…

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Hamswell

This exclusive 16th-century country mansion is set in a tranquil valley close to Cold Ashton, with stunning exterior fit for a wedding. Surrounded by 50-acres of landscaped grounds, Hamswell House has an antique style Orangery for civil ceremonies and a large lawn for large marquee. The walled gardens and 'monks window' are perfect for romantic wedding photos...

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Priston

Priston Mill is one of the most popular wedding venues in the area and we can see why, this is a magnificent, rural building comprised of a converted water mill with quaint blue exterior. Featuring large open plan ceremony and reception spaces, including a beautiful Tythe Barn with rustic exposed beams, the space can be tailored to you and you preferences...

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Blagdon

Within easy distance of all nearby towns and cities, Coombe Lodge ticks all the boxes for a grand country wedding venue. Nestled in the idyllic hills near Blagdon amongst 15-acres of gardens, brides and grooms can take romantic wedding photographs overlooking Chew Valley and Blagdon Lake after saying their vows in the light abundant music room…

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Clevedon

Astride a cliff-top in Clevedon you will find a delightful Victorian hotel licensed to host indoor and outdoor ceremonies for your all-inclusive wedding day. This coastal wedding space offers numerous suites for a picturesque wedding banquet and reception celebration and is surrounded by two acres of gardens with one of the best views in town…

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Clevedon

Located in the seaside town of Clevedon, this historic country house, with immaculate landscaped gardens and it's own lake, will provide your wedding guests with stunning views over the sea. Tie the knot in the Great Hall and dine amongst the ornate walls of its magnificent Library, there are many grand rooms to choose from in this Neo-Jacobean manor…

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Lawrence Weston

Ideal for stately wedding celebrations, the Grade II-listed Georgian manor is set in 220-acres of parkland and gardens in Lawrence Weston, on the edge of the Bristol. Featuring breath taking function suites licenced for ceremonies, brides and grooms can pronounce their vows outside in the Secret Garden before a champagne reception in the fairy tale Oak Room…

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Coalpit Heath

Located just outside Winterbourne, this golf club provides a fantastic space for your wedding. Licenced for up to 120 guests and with a range of spacious reception facilities, this modern venue is perfect for couples that are looking for a unique wedding space. Have colourful fireworks after your reception celebrations on the expansive green surroundings...

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Bristol

Are you searching for unique event venues in Bristol? Look no further than Armada House, a versatile venue located in the heart of the city. Recently renovated to highlight its stunning original features and equipped with all the modern amenities you could possibly need, Armada House is the perfect choice for your wedding. The exceptional location and adaptable event spaces provide couples with a captivating and historic atmosphere to exchange their vows and commemorate their love...

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Bristol

Welcome to Bickley Barns, an exceptional marquee wedding venue situated in Bristol, just a short 15-minute drive from Bath. At Bickley Barns, they offer a stunning marquee that can accommodate up to 120 day guests and 150 evening guests. Bickley Barns is dedicated to offering you the ideal rural backdrop for your summer wedding. Whether you envision a traditional countryside ceremony or a bohemian festival-inspired celebration…

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Chepstow

St Tewdrics is an Italianate Villa located in the Monmouthshire countryside, with stunning views over the Severn estuary. Set within 10 acres of private land, this wedding venue is award winning and we can see why. Celebrate with up to 150 guests, wed indoors or on the lawn with wild meadows as the backdrop. Dine in style as caterers ‘Cleverchefs’ wow you and your guests, before dancing the night away in The Courtyard…

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Limpley Stoke

Licensed to host civil wedding ceremonies with up to 125 guests, The Limpley Stoke Hotel is located in a secluded Limpley Valley, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Near to the famous Georgian city of Bath, this venue offers classic spaces for traditional weddings. Guests can admire the stunning surrounding countryside that makes this venue unique...

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Lydney

Swan House Tea Room and Bed & Breakfast is an intimate wedding reception venue in Lydney, Gloucestershire, close to the Forest of Dean and the River Severn. This wonderful venue boasts luxury ensuite accommodation, in house catering, beautiful cakes and incredible nearby tourist attractions including Bristol, Gloucester, Newport and more. This is the perfect wedding reception venue for a cosy celebration with you and your close friends and family…

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Lympsham

Part of a beautiful working cider farm, Yarlington Barn positioned in Lympsham, houses all parts of your special day. Choose from a variety of rooms with superb views for your ceremony, wedding feast and evening celebrations. Invite 120 day guests and 180 reception guests and enable them to indulge in lakeside views in the enchanting converted barn…

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Dursley

Owlpen Manor is an exceptional wedding venue in the Cotswolds Valley, not far from Gloucester and Oxford. With whole weekend exclusive use, accommodation in boutique holiday cottages or glamping, gorgeous landscapes, civil ceremony license and exceptional in-house catering you are truly spoilt on your wedding weekend…

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North Cadbury

North Cadbury Court is an exclusive-use wedding venue in North Cadbury, Somerset near Bath and Bristol. This spectacular wedding venue has it all from a civil ceremony licence to a yacht club, The estate can sleep up to 84 of your guests and there is no limit on your evening basement disco. There is even St Michael’s Church right next door. It’s a truly exclusive and all-encompassing wedding venue…

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Bristol Wedding Venues

Holding around 1,658 weddings a year, Bristol is one of the most popular places to marry in the South West and has a fantastic selection of wedding locations for you to choose from.

Bristol has operated as one of the largest cities and ports in the UK for over 1,000 years with a rich history reflected in many surviving buildings, a number of which are available for hire as wedding venues.

Before choosing your venue, first decide on your budget and the number of guests. For those looking for smaller Bristol wedding venues, consider some of the intimate clubs and hotels near Park Street and in the bustling side streets of Clifton.

For larger celebrations, there are modern wedding venues located on the harbourside and more traditional hotels in the centre of Bristol. With the City’s thriving music and arts scene, it's a great choice for alternative couples looking to stage more unusual wedding ceremonies and receptions, with many quirky buildings and event spaces open for hire around the city.

Bristol and the surrounding countryside has many grand country houses suitable for couples who want put on an extravagant and lavish wedding.

Couples looking to hold an outdoor wedding in the summer months will also find their perfect location in and around this great city. There are many settings available both in the city itself and in the surrounding countryside in spots like Chew Valley Lake or Ashton Court.

Travelling to the city is easy, with its own dedicated airport and train connections to most of the UK coming into Temple Meads Station. Your guests won’t have a problem getting to your venue! Pick Bristol as your dream wedding location.