24 Cool Castle Wedding Venues

UK's Best Castle Wedding Venues

Thinking of getting married in a fine English (or Welsh!) castle? It’s every girl’s dream! So today we want to introduce you to our hand-picked selection of the very best castle wedding venues in England & Wales. It was no mean feat drawing up this short-list, compiled from our database of more than 200 first-class castles wedding venues in the UK. We are confident that they represent 24 of the most exclusive properties and each one is worth careful consideration.

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Highclere Castle, Berkshire. Ceremony: 100, Reception: 100.

Ornate 19th century stately home built in the Jacobean style, with a park designed by Capability Brown. Surrounded by a 5,000-acre estate it is one of the finest wedding venues in the UK.


Ref: 2C, Yorkshire. Ceremony: 200, Reception: 150.

This Victorian style stately home set in 250 acres of picturesque parkland is hidden away in a quiet corner of rural Yorkshire. It combines history and beauty on an epic scale.


Ref: 3E, Herefordshire. Ceremony: 150, Reception: 150.

This impressive, grade I listed venue is a 19th-century mock or revival castle in Herefordshire. It's one of the best castle wedding venues in Europe.


Ref: 4L, Dorset. Ceremony: 130, Reception: 130.

A fine example of a 17th century castle with extensive rolling parkland and sea views and boasts both a church and chapel in the grounds. It offers a breathtakingly beautiful backdrop for any wedding.


Ref: 7P, Dorset. Ceremony: 95, Reception: 80.

Whether you’re planning a small, intimate celebration with close friends and family or a more glamorous and grandiose affair, this remarkable five star castle hotel - with stunning sea views, idyllic gardens and luxurious suites – has to be on your shortlist!


Ref: 9W, Warwickshire. Ceremony: 180, Reception: 130.

There are few better venues in which to celebrate your wedding than this incredible medieval castle.


Ref: 11B, Leicestershire. Ceremony: 120, Reception: 120.

A fine stately home in the English country side offers a beautiful setting for weddings, private parties and corporate events.


Ref: 12H, Dorset. Ceremony: 116, Reception: 116.

Arguably one of the most important surviving properties built in the late 18th century Gothic style. It is a magnificent venue set in beautiful grounds just minutes from the beach.


Ref: 14L, Kent. Ceremony: 100, Reception: 120.

One of the most romantic places to hold your wedding celebration, this property has range of historic rooms to choose from for your special day.


Ref: 16C, Glamorgan, Wales. Ceremony: 150, Reception: 100.

The original motte and bailey castle was built in the late 11th century by Norman invaders. Boasting an enchanting range of spaces ideal for any size or style of wedding you wish to host, this Victorian Gothic revival mansion is one of the most exclusive and historic wedding venues in the UK.


Ref: 20L, Co Durham. Ceremony: 150, Reception: 150.

A fine castle hotel, standing proudly for over 630 years and nestled within 10 acres of charming parkland, offering an incredible backdrop for your wedding day


Ref: 24P, Cheshire. Ceremony: 170, Reception: 150.

Victorian stately home built in the style of a medieval castle and a fairy-tale setting for a memorable wedding. With a choice of packages and rooms available.


Ref: 26A, Kent. Ceremony: 100, Reception: 100.

This castle is one of Kent's finest wedding and civil ceremony venues. It is available for hire for weekday and weekend weddings.


Ref: 27A, Northhumberland. Ceremony: 250, Reception: 220.

Surrounded by picturesque grounds, this exceptional venue has two great properties on site to choose from.


Ref: 30A, Hertfordshire. Ceremony: 170, Reception: 190.

Spectacular, award-winning country estate and stately home in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Hertfordshire, England.


Ref: 34B, Northhumberland. Ceremony: 150, Reception: 150.

Overlooking the Northumberland coastline, this fairy-tale castle is a remarkable place for a wedding.


Ref: 35A, Yorkshire. Ceremony: 120, Reception: 120.

Impressive Grade I listed nineteenth-century Gothic property. It is a truly magical place to celebrate one of the most important days of your life.


Ref: 36K, Cambridgeshire. Ceremony: 125, Reception: 125.

Boasting majestic State rooms licenced for Civil Ceremonies, this castle is set in 120 acres of picturesque parkland.


Ref: 37H, Yorkshire. Ceremony: 160, Reception: 120.

Enchanting four star luxury hotel set in 77 acres of beautiful woodland and landscaped gardens, it is an exceptional castle wedding venue.


Ref: 39B, Devon. Ceremony: 130, Reception: 130.

Featuring 275 acres of beautiful countryside and rolling valleys, this castle is also a hotel and makes for an unforgettable wedding venue, perfect for intimate and large weddings.


Ref: 41P, Devon. Ceremony: 140, Reception: 120.

Presenting a super castle venue perfect for your wedding day, set amidst stunning parkland with spectacular views across the estuary.


Ref: 43C, Gloucestershire. Ceremony: 150, Reception: 150.

Surrounded by an enchanting forest, this property offers an idyllic setting for the most memorable wedding day. The spectacular ballroom can accommodate up to 150 seated guests for your ceremony and wedding breakfast.


Ref: 45S, Yorkshire. Ceremony: 60, Reception: 60.

Located in the Yorkshire Dales, this castle wedding venue ensures a beautiful setting for your special wedding celebrations. There are a variety of function rooms to choose from for your ceremony, wedding breakfast or evening celebrations.


Ref: 46H, Hertfordshire. Ceremony: 120, Reception: 120.

Idyllic castle wedding venue set in beautiful surroundings in the Herefordshire countryside. It offers a range of fine rooms for entertaining your guests, award-winning gardens, expansive castle grounds and 24 castle bedrooms.