Choosing the perfect East Midlands wedding venue is an exciting part of your wedding planning. There is a huge choice of venue types in the East Midlands covering Northampton, Milton Keynes, Lincoln, Nottingham, Leicestershire, Derby including hotels, barns, country manor houses, romantic castles as well as chic city and town centre locations.
Take a look at East Midlands wedding venues and those further afield in our listings below.
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In the historic part of Lincoln Bailgate, The Lincoln Hotel boasts perfect views of Lincoln Cathedral – the only venue to have such a sight in the area! The hotel has a large outside area perfect for the arrival drinks and canapés post-ceremony. Whether couples are looking for a big white wedding or an intimate affair, inside the hotel offers elegant reception rooms. The Tennyson suite, the perfect room for large or intimate ceremonies, is decorated to suit any colour scheme and can hold up to 100 loved ones. Post-vows, the Cathedral Suite – for up to 150 – is a beautiful, bright reception room with stunning views. When choosing this big-day venue, couples will have an on-hand wedding planner, free tasting session, and all packages include accommodation on their special day.
Posted: 29 November 2022
Go For Macrame Wall is offering 20 per cent off final order prices when couples purchase bespoke creations in December. The company offers high-quality handmade decorations and macrame wedding accessories, including little napkin wraps, tablerunners, chair covers, bouquet wraps, badminton nets that are great for wedding games and large centrepieces.Owner Monika Strzelec has spent years gaining experience and skills to achieve her showstopping work – she's received great reviews from couples. Monika says, "In the last couple of years, I've joined many teams of local suppliers for styled shoots to learn about the wedding industry and get plenty of ideas for future creations."
Posted: 24 November 2022
Sawcliffe Manor is a historic country house and farm located on the site of a Medieval village and a gateway to a 400 acre nature reserve in North Lincolnshire. Jam-packed full of history and quirkiness, Sawcliffe Manor and its three charming cottages sleeps up to 50 guests. One of its most distinctive features is a giant yurt, one of the biggest in the UK, that houses unforgettable special occasions, from intimate weddings and hen parties to bohemian dinners and disco nights. Blessings can take place in a 17th-century dovecot chapel for a candlelit atmospheric setting or the giant yurt for more of a playful and rustic vibe. The wedding can be celebrated in the yurt or The Old Dairy, the latter is an authentic banqueting space that can seat up to 100 people in a magnificent Medieval setting with oak beams overhead and an open wall to connect to the nature outside.
Posted: 22 November 2022
Set in 30 acres of grounds and award-winning landscaped gardens, The Petwood Hotel is set in the charming village of Woodhall Spa on the edge of the Lincolnshire Wolds. The hotel is only half an hour away from the historic city of Lincoln, deep in the heart of Bomber County, and boasts AA rosette dining.From the home of an Edwardian Baroness to the former Oficers' Mess of 617 Squadron, the Dambusters, the hotel has been a home from home for everyone who has walked through its doors. The private-use Woodland Suite is ideal for larger ceremonies and receptions of up to 150 guests, while couples can have smaller gatherings in the historic Squadron Bar (16), Petwood Suite (60 for receptions) or Garden Room overlooking the gardens (for up to 30).
Posted: 15 November 2022
Guests at Sawcliffe Manor can now take some much-needed pampering time and feel like royalty, thanks to the addition of a Milk Bath Treatment in the Natural Spa. A giant copper tub filled with cow's milk and calendula offers a wonderful experience that will soothe and moisturise skin. The proteins, fat, vitamins, minerals and lactic acid in the milk soaks into the skin while exfoliating dead skin cells. For those with skin conditions such as psoriasis or eczema, this treatment is known for relieving any irritation. The addition of the flowers isn't just to look pretty but to provide anti-inflammatory, antifungal and antimicrobial properties to calm redness and ease skin discomfort.
Posted: 10 November 2022
Set in 38 acres of rolling parkland, Kilworth House is an elegant venue located in the heart of rural Leicestershire. With breathtaking views, expansive grounds, fine dining, luxurious accommodation and an outdoor theatre, what's not to love about this property? The hotel lies at the end of an inviting tree-lined approach that leads guests through the tranquil grounds to the well-maintained lawns and south-facing façade. Guests will love exploring the parklands and woodland areas, which create gorgeous backdrops to photographs.
Posted: 8 November 2022
Set in the heart of Sherwood Forest, Portland Functions is a beautiful woodland venue that caters for indoor and outdoor weddings. Ceremonies and receptions are held on the stunning Portland Charity 32 acre woodland campus. All funds raised through weddings go directly back into the charity, which provides fulfilling futures for people with disabilities. The venue provides the most spectacular backdrop for stunning images; photographers will be spoilt for choice when picking backdrops.
Posted: 1 November 2022
Set within acres of beautiful countryside, Swancar Farm Country House is a stunning venue that boasts a mixture of rustic charm and elegance spaces. From the moment couples make their way along the sweeping driveway, they'll fall in love with the the private grounds that are entirely exclusive to couples on their special day. The picturesque grounds provide the perfect setting for wedding photography and couples can enjoy the beautiful lawns and rural surroundings with a glass of fizz, while their photographer captures magical moments. Exchange vows surrounded by chandeliers, exposed beams and fragrant flowers in The Gallery with 100 people, or The Glass Barn for 100 guests with an additional 20 people standing. This light and airy space is the latest addition to the venue and can be easily transformed for drinks receptions after the "I dos".
Posted: 25 October 2022
The Dower House Hotel is a hidden gem waiting to be discovered. Nestled in the trees opposite The Bracken Course at the Woodhall Spa Golf Club, the hotel offers a private and tranquil setting for beautiful weddings. Currently undergoing refurbishment, the venue is getting a complete makeover. The Function Suite was first on the list and is now an elegant space with cool grey tones and neutral fabrics. The public areas are nearly complete retaining the country house charm but with a more modern flair. With the addition of the beautiful Wedding Dressing Room last year, the property has everything needed for memorable events.
Posted: 20 October 2022
Nestled on the edge of the peaceful Elkesley village, The Old Vicarage is conveniently located with direct access to the A1 – perfect for guests travelling in. The venue is set within five acres of wooded grounds, divided by the shallow River Poulter, and is the perfect space for photographic opportunities. Couples get access to the property from Friday to decorate the wedding spaces to make their day extra special. Upon entering the venue, couples are blown away by the beautiful oak hallway and doors bearing the trademark of Mousey Thompson, the famous Yorkshire wood carver.
Posted: 18 October 2022