Choosing the perfect Devon and Cornwall wedding venue is an exciting part of your wedding planning. There is a huge choice of venue types in the Devon and Cornwall including hotels, barns, country manor houses, romantic castles as well as chic city and town centre locations.
Take a look at Devon and Cornwall wedding venues and those further afield in our listings below.
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Once upon a time, in 21st century Devon, the enchanted grounds of Bickleigh Castle attracted guests who were dreaming of making their fairytale Wedding a reality. Many came from far and wide to experience the ancient Castle, to celebrate their love in this exclusive countryside setting.
Conveniently located close to Dobwalls and the market town of Liskeard is the charming, nine acre, family run Blackwater Farm.
Bridle & Groom Wedding Venue offers real farm animal interaction with sheep, a magnificent shire horse and donkeys. The gorgeous Garden Wedding Room overlooking the duck pond and dove cott is the venue for your wedding and the huge 45ft Marquee lit at night by 120 bulbs and chandeliers for your Wedding Breakfast.
Canonteign Falls is one of the most beautiful natural wedding venues in Devon. Situated in the scenic Teign Valley surrounded by 90 acres of waterfalls, lakes, and ancient bluebell woodland, this is the perfect site for a fairytale wedding. Steeped in fascinating history spanning 900 years, the location is a photographer’s delight and the waterfalls and lakes provide the perfect backdrop for your special day.
Here at Cuckoo Down Farm, there is the opportunity to hold a small number of weddings every year.
For this, you will have exclusive hire of the farm. This includes the glamping accommodation, use of the three-acre woodland and additional festival-style pitch-your-own camping for guests. The farm is very much a blank canvas for your wedding. You can hire a marquee or tepee, organise your own bar and catering, book your own entertainment and devise your own ceremony.
If you’re looking for historic wedding venues in Exeter, look no further than the Guildhall. Situated in the heart of Exeter, this more than 800 year old building is an unmistakable piece of Exeter’s history. Having received royalty and dignitaries, your wedding can now be added to the list!
Planning a wedding is a really exciting and your wedding marquee hire needs to be perfect in every way. That’s whether you are planning a small intimate party or a larger reception.
Hatch Marquee Hire specialises in supplying wedding marquees throughout Devon, Cornwall, West Dorset and Somerset. We also have a wealth of marquee experience ensuring that everything comes together perfectly on the days before your wedding.
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Pengersick Castle is one of Cornwall’s most magical and unique wedding venues. Perfect for your small intimate wedding, elopement or micro wedding.
Licenced for up to 40 people.
Just 500m from the golden sands of Praa Sands beach this hidden little castle will go beyond your expectations.
Set in stunning gardens and grounds the only limitation to your wedding at Pengersick is your imagination.
Plymouth Hoe is home to a new wedding venue – a hidden gem where you can say 'I do' against a cool coastal backdrop.
Imagine - uninterrupted panoramic views of Plymouth Sound, fresh sea air, sound of crashing waves - all tucked away one step from the bustling city of Plymouth. Pier One is perfect for couples that are in love with the seaside!
Perched on the cliff tops gazing over Mounts Bay, the Polurrian Hotel has entertained guests for over 100 years. Recently rebranded as "Polurrian on the Lizard" in 2019, this stunning Edwardian property has been fused with a fresh modern atmosphere, where classic architecture and history meets contemporary comfort and local excellence.
It will be our pleasure and privilege to create your special wedding day at the Two Bridges Hotel. Historic surroundings, elegant function rooms, delicious Devon cuisine, and a friendly and experienced team to ensure your day meets your every wish.
Our historic and atmospheric building, and our perfect location on a leafy riverbank in the heart of Dartmoor National Park, create a memorable backdrop. Enjoy our romantic gardens, and take a stroll down to the riverbank or across our bridge for some captivating photos.
We are licensed for your civil ceremony, or alternatively we are within easy reach of Dartmoor's parish churches, and Tavistock's parish church of St Eustachius.
We have 32 comfortable, historic and individually designed rooms, ranging from cosy country-style rooms to grand four-posters - and the Bridal Suite is yours with our compliments when you book a full wedding package.
Treat yourself and your loved one to the amazing experiences that BedruthanHotel & Spa has to offer for Valentine's Day, from their elegant "Partners in Wine" dining experience at the seasonal Herring restaurant to the unique "Eat, Clay, Love" experience. The hotel, located in Mawgan Porth, is designed with its environment in mind, providing bright, airy, and spacious interiors which celebrate the Cornish landscape. Bedruthan's "Partners in Wine" package, available throughout February and March, offers a break by the sea with dining, yoga and wellbeing classes, use of the swimming pools, steam room, sauna, caldarium, and hydro pool. Guests can look forward to seasonal dishes such as whiskey and black treacle cured trout and delicate cauliflower risotto with walnuts, green sauce and brie.
Posted: 31 January 2023
Couples in search of a coastal escape this February will be delighted to discover Scarlet, set within the rugged Cornish clifftops of Mawgan Porth. This adult-only property exudes natural calm, seamlessly bringing the outside in with simple design aesthetic and tall glass walls showcasing the wild natural surroundings. Scarlet Spa Day is the perfect romantic solution this Valentine's Day, with a range of dual treatments available such as the Couples Attuned Massage and Tula Facial. Unique spa features include the use of the hotel's private candlelit copper tub, a shared hammam experience or even a rhassoul (a heat bathing ritual involving bathing in essential oils and applying mineral-rich mud). Alternatively Scarlet's "Swim, Soak & Supper" offer allows guests to arrive from 4:00 pm and enjoy all the best elements of the Scarlet experience, from unwinding in one of the spa's heated indoor and wild outdoor pools to dining on exquisite seasonal cuisine by Head Chef Jack Clayton, all whilst watching the sunset over the Atlantic. A delicate gazpacho will start the three-course dining experience, followed by the 36-day aged pork belly and a variety of irresistible desserts.
Posted: 26 January 2023
County Weddings Magazine has teamed up with The Rose and Crown Hotel to give our readers the chance to win a 'One Night Luxury Four Poster Hotel Break for Two' in their 700 year old hotel. The lucky winner will receive a voucher which can be redeemed any time in the next 18 months. Also included is a bottle of champagne waiting in your room on arrival, breakfast in the morning, early check-in and late checkout, and a delicious three course dinner in their onsite restaurant
Posted: 5 January 2023
Pride of Britain Hotels, the collection of leading luxury hotels in the UK with properties in Cornwall, Gloucestershire, Wiltshire and Buckinghamshire to name just a few is pleased to announce its top picks for the very best experiences this New Year's Eve. The carefully curated portfolio features over 50 independently run properties; each one unique and characterful with many of them offering exciting experiences and F&B offerings to bring in 2023 in style. Best for jazz and champagne surprises - The Headland. From the 30th of December 2022 to the 2nd of January 2023, celebrate the new year at The Headland nestled in one of Cornwall's most beautiful locations. The weekend of celebration includes a black-tie New Year's Eve party, with champagne tasting and The Headland's sumptuous six-course tasting dinner. The evening will be full of musical surprises, and plenty of dancing with a sweet treat of mini pasties after midnight. New Year's Day brings a family treasure hunt, jazz in the lounge and a special New Year's Day lunch. Room rates start from £439 per person, with a minimum three-night stay over the festive period.
Posted: 27 December 2022
Pack your bags and head for the Cornish coast for an intimate, three- or four-night festive break with a loved one or friends this Christmas. Bedruthan's adult-only Christmas offering invites guests to enjoy mornings meandering the coastline and afternoons lounging in the Sensory Spa Garden. This is home to a hand-crafted cedar wood sauna, the perfect hideout on a winter's day complete with a viewing porthole looking out to sea. There are also outdoor hot tubs and a cold bucket drench for the brave! As dusk fall, snuggle up with blankets around the heat of the fire pit with bare feet dipped into a warm copper tub while sipping herbal tea. Why not book a Twilight Spa evening taking advantage of this Nordic-inspired area after dark, and compete with twinkling fairylights?
Posted: 13 December 2022
The festive season is almost upon us, bringing with it all that sparkles, from decorative baubles to candles, crackers, and colourful lights. But as December approaches, it's easy to let the time run away. So, The QHotels Collection list their top five ways to keep the sparkle alive, bring a little twinkle to your eye and warmth to your heart in the run-up to the holidays. 1.Start a countdown to Christmas - who says advent calendars are just for the kids? Extend the Christmas fun over the whole of December by finding a special way to countdown to the big day. Why not play a different Christmas song each day on your commute? To really get in the festive spirit why not book a festive activity for every weekend in December? It could be anything from making homemade wrapping paper to heading out to see the panto or enjoying a festive-themed afternoon tea with your mates.
Posted: 9 December 2022
This Xmas, why not book a four-night, laid-back luxurious break at the adult-only hotel and spa, Scarlet? Located on the Cornish clifftops of Mawgan Porth, Scarlet is a peaceful coastal escape and the ideal option for those looking for a slower pace this festive season. Guests are invited to relax in the hotel's capacious lounges, soak up the views, venture down to the beach for walks, experience relaxation in the spa and indulge in the finest festive food, including a five-course tasting menu on the night of arrival, daily two-course breakfast and a three-course, sea-view dinner on Christmas Eve and Boxing Day. Each night, guests will receive a specially selected gift and a special Scarlet hamper to take home on their departure.
Posted: 6 December 2022
If there's one thing the Adam Handling Restaurant Group is known for, it's throwing a good party, and there's no better way to celebrate the festive season than with stunning views across one of the world's most beautiful coasts. With sustainable, local, luxury in mind. Ugly Butterfly is all about British food, inspired by Cornwall. The five and seven-course tasting menus will be available throughout the festive season, celebrating the very best of British food and taking inspiration from the unbelievable ingredients produced in and around Cornwall. Ugly Butterfly will also be open on Christmas Day, serving a £175pp Christmas menu with the chef's selection of snacks and starters that include scallops served with roe butter and caviar and venison with charcoal and chicory. The main course options are beef Wellington, Balmoral turkey and lemon sole served with brown shrimp and samphire. All dishes are all served with festive trimmings. Desserts are no less delicious including Christmas pudding with brandy and quince, chestnut and nutmeg.
Posted: 29 November 2022
River Cottage will soon make one lucky couple's dream come true with a complimentary wedding, set in their famous 100-acre organic farm on the border of Devon and Dorset. Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall will personally handpick the winning couple's names out of a hat at the end of January 2023. The prize will provide the setting of River Cottage HQ as the venue for the couple to celebrate their special day. The prize includes canapés, a three-course seasonal meal served with coffee and petit fours, plus accommodation in the famous River Cottage Farmhouse for six people on the night of the wedding. Surrounded by sensational Devon countryside and organic farmland, this dream wedding location offers exclusive use of its grounds for the day.
Posted: 24 November 2022
Anthony Mullally, the ex-rugby player and plant-based fitness fanatic, has partnered with sustainability-minded Cornish hotel group Red Hotels to lead breathwork classes, cold water therapy and men's mental health retreats at luxury Cornish spa hotels Scarlet and Bedruthan. Anthony will offer one mixed-gender workshop at both the Scarlet and Bedruthan hotels before the end of this year with 2023 plans including an exclusive series of Men's Mental Health Retreats. The first workshop will take place on the 25th of November 2022 at Bedruthan Hotel & Spa from 10 am to 3 pm. During the workshop, participants will be guided on how to build resilience, adapt to adversity and enable better management of everyday stress in a practical and effective way. Using Bedruthan's sensory spa garden, Anthony will employ cold and heat exposure, putting the body into a stressful state to encourage adaptability and calm as a response to anxiety. The breathwork element of the day will be conducted at Bedruthan's clifftop yoga studio, followed by a period of reflection with herbal tea and the sound of lapping waves at the hotel's beachfront firepit.
Posted: 22 November 2022