BEST WEDDING VENUES IN THE WEST MIDLANDS

(100+ Venues Where to Get Married)

After shooting 100’s of wedding over the many years, I can confidently say I’ve worked at most of the venues in and around West Midlands area. So I thought I’d share the best venues around to help you find a suitable place to host your wedding.

If you’re searching for a stately home, rustic wedding barn, castle wedding venue, a modern hotel or quiet country venue, you’ll find them and more on my list.


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This list of Best Wedding Venues is of course subjective, as everyone will have their own favourites that they feel should be included. So please bear that in mind when reviewing my list below.

Also, some venues will be outside the West Midlands area, but I’ve still included them as I feel they’re too good not to include.

FARM / BARN WEDDING VENUES

Alcott Farm

An exclusive use countryside venue situated between Birmingham and Stratford and is the perfect blank canvas venue, allowing you to style the venue exactly how you want. If you’re into camping or glamping, this venue is ideal. They offer a range of quirky or traditional structures to host your big day for up to 450 guests. You  can choose to either have your ceremony in the great outdoors or choose to use your chosen structure.

Barn and Yards

If you’re looking for a luxury barn wedding venue surrounded by the beautiful Malvern Hills this venue, situated at Hanley Hall, is for you. You could describe this venue as a blend of ancient and modern, traditional and quirky, rustic and contemporary, giving you a unique “must-see” place to get married.

Blackwell Grange

This exclusive use of Cotswolds wedding venue, manages to blend the modern with a traditional heritage throughout its buildings. They restored a 16th century Thatch Barn and blended it with a modern 21st century, bespoke-designed Orchard Barn.

Blithfield Lakeside Barns

This farm venue situated in Rugeley Staffordshire, boasts in its peaceful location near Blithfield reservoir. In the grounds you can hire a marquee for your reception and enjoy the lovely scenery and tranquil surroundings. You and your  guests can also enjoy staying in one of the onsite barn cottages after the ceremony.

Bodenham Arboretum

If you’re looking for an out-door wedding venue, the whole of the 134 acre site with its mature woodland, is perfect for anyone who loves the outdoors. This is an ideal place for your blessing, hand-fasting or humanist wedding celebration.

Outdoor wedding ceremony at Bodenham ArboretumMidlands

Bordesley Park Barns

A beautiful family estate where you can hold your entire wedding. From getting ready in the morning, the ceremony in their licensed room, through to a marquee wedding reception in the evening overlooking the Worcestershire countryside.

Bredenbury Court

Nestled in Bromyard, Herefordshire, this beautiful wedding barn venue provides a rustic / rural setting for an occasion to remember fondly. A perfect place to enjoy your wedding day in a relaxing/ peaceful environment. The whole atmosphere of the barn and surroundings will inspire happiness into your special day.

Cider Mill Barns

On the borders of Warwickshire/Cotswolds, this recently renovated barn with oak frames and gorgeous views of the surrounding countryside makes it a perfect venue for your wedding. There is a tree lined driveway and a romantic pergola into the garden area. Bramley Barn is a stunning room for the bridal party to get prepared in and is a short step away from the main ceremony room. Civil ceremonies can accommodate up to 140 guests. If you prefer an outdoor ceremony, the Courtyard Carriage Barn is the ideal space with exposed beams, creating a rustic effect with open sides extending into the gardens with the peaceful backdrop of the scenery around giving you the best of both worlds.

Coton House Farm

Situated in rural Staffordshire Litchfield, this exclusive farm wedding venue provides a romantic and rustic setting for your special day. This Farm Barn is licensed to host civil ceremonies in both ‘The Old Dairy Barn’ and ‘The Oak Barn’. Included in the site is also ‘The Stables’ which has a complete bridal /groom preparation suite. There is ample space for up to 120 guests seated in the main Oak wedding barn for your wedding breakfast. The bar, ‘The Pig Sty’ is an open plan area with a separate outdoor terrace for a relaxing evening reception. A traditional marquee can accommodate up to 200 guests if your occasion is larger.

Cripps Barn

This 18th Century Cotswold Stone barn is one of the jewels in the Gloucestershire countryside. You can book either an indoor ceremony in the barn, or outdoor wedding ceremony in the glade next to the barn.

Curradine Barns

“Country Romance” is their website motto – You’ll find this authentic barn venue in the beautiful Worcestershire countryside with stunning views to enjoy. As an exclusive use venue, you’ll have no interference from unwanted guests.

Curradine Barn WWest Midlands wedding venue

Dodford Manor Barns

This is another exclusive use venue, nestled in a country estate amongst 20 acres of rolling Northamptonshire countryside. A grade II listed restored barn supported by an award-winning team ensures you have a memorable wedding ceremony and reception.

Dodmoor House

Romantic, Grade II listed converted barn venue in Northamptonshire for your guaranteed exclusive use. Situated within 4 acres of landscaped gardens to ensure your privacy throughout the entire day. This family run wedding venue gives you the personal touch you deserve for your wedding celebrations.

Doomoor House West Midlands wedding venue

Elmbridge Farm

If you’re looking for a tipi wedding venue, this is it. The venue and tipi is in an open field space by woodland, still water and wildlife, also making it a perfect place as an outdoor wedding ceremony venue. They have several spaces suitable for an unofficial ceremony, when you want no rules how your wedding ceremony is conducted.

Grange Barn

Rustic barn venue near the countryside of Shropshire which provides the unique backdrop for a beautiful rustic style wedding. This gorgeous venue offers unforgettable scenery over the Cheshire plains, to give your special day a memory to cherish.

Grangefields

Historic Derbyshire wedding venue available for civil ceremonies indoors or outdoors, plus wedding receptions in the evening. Situated right in the middle of fields, you’ll be sure of a truly rustic and intimate farm barn wedding celebration.

Hanbury Wedding Barn

Set in the heart of the National Forest and restored with wedding celebrations in mind. They have a bridal preparation room. A restored 18th century barn for indoor ceremonies. Outdoor ceremonies can be held on their landscaped lawn overlooking a lake. To end the day they have dedicated rooms for your wedding breakfast and evening reception.

Hanbury Wedding Barn West Midlands wedding venue

Hyde House

This venue has 3 unique indoor event spaces The House, The Grange, The Barn, plus a beautiful garden area, all looking out over the Cotswold countryside, and for your exclusive use. This variety and flexibility means you can choose whether to have an indoor or outdoor ceremony. You and your guests can even spend the night in one of the 20 rooms available in The House.

Kingscote Barn

17th century Cotswold stone barn in the heart of Gloucestershire and is surrounded by rolling hillsides and green lush fields. You can add your own special theme, colour and style to this naturally decorated barn. The barn is licensed to hold civil ceremonies to accommodate 150 seated guests for the day and up to 200 for the evening reception. The Kingsgate Barn also offers you and your guests overnight stay in one of their luxurious rooms, for up to 50 people.

Lapstone Barn

Traditional 18th century Cotswold stone barn with timber beams and oak floors, near the beautiful town of Chipping Campden. You can invite up to 200 seated guests, for either an inside or outdoor wedding ceremony, or wedding breakfast. The grounds are enhanced with an English courtyard setting, with a rear lawn area ideal for the drinks reception. There is also a Georgian farmhouse on the venue site which sleeps 8-10 people for any overnight guests to take advantage of.

Mythe Barn

This purpose built wedding venue is set in 150 acres of farmland on the borders of Staffordshire, Warwickshire and Leicestershire, and is exclusively yours for your indoor or outdoor ceremony. With overnight accommodation available, you can relax knowing you won’t need to leave at the end of the day.

Newlands Bishop Farm

This farm venue in Catherine De Barnes, Solihull, boasts a café with its own private garden leading onto a flat 3 acres field. If you want a unique setting for your wedding this is it. The attractive garden area with BBQ / pizza oven and decking off the main building, add a rustic outlook to any wedding. Plus a woodland walk to add extra special memories to your happy day.

Newton House Barns

This is a trendy, modern rustic wedding venue in South Derbyshire with 2 licensed areas to choose from for your exclusive use. With beautiful lawns, rolling countryside views, rustic courtyard and woodland pathways, you get the perfect setting for a unique and individual wedding celebration.

Park Hall Farm

This is a Grade II listed farmhouse dating back to the 1600s, in Leigh near Tean. The landscaped gardens are surrounded by a moat and waterfall. They have a fully dressed and heated onsite marquee for a truly rustic wedding celebration. They are an exclusive use venue and can also seat over 250 for an outdoor wedding celebration.

Redhouse Barn

Multi-award winning venue combining contemporary design and traditional vintage style, in 5 acres of grounds, all set in the Worcestershire countryside. With a luxury bridal suite and guest accommodation onsite, you can start and end your day in style and feeling relaxed. They have a personal babysitting service for dogs, if you wish to have your furry friends at your wedding.
Perfect choice if you’re looking for a micro wedding venue, as they now have a micro-wedding package waiting for you.

Shustoke Barn

18th century red-brick barn set in the Warwickshire countryside. As an exclusive use venue, you can invite up to 140 people for your ceremony and dinner, with capacity for a total of 200 guests in the evening, for drinks and dancing. The Mediterranean-inspired courtyard and a team of experienced chefs that specialise in BBQ and Rotisserie dishes, makes this a unique venue.

Stone Barn

Traditional Cotswold barn situated on a peaceful hill overlooking the glorious Cheltenham countryside. They have a capacity for 200 seated guests for the ceremony and 250 guests in total for the evening reception. The open fireplace, wooden beams, generous interior, giant indoor BBQ and rotisserie makes for an idyllic rustic venue for any wedding celebration.

Swallows Nest Barn

This exclusive use Warwickshire countryside barn is perfect for any indoor or outdoor civil wedding ceremonies. The attractive walled courtyard has a south facing aspect, with established olive trees, lawn area and outdoor seating. Weather permitting, the courtyard is perfect for reception drinks and an extension of your evening, in full view of the dance floor through the contemporary glass wall.

Swallows Nest wedding venue West Midlands

The Ashes

Stunning collection of listed stone barns which make up The Ashes Barns Venue is an exclusive use venue in a 50 acre estate at the foothills of the Peak District National Park. They can cater for everything from getting ready in the bridal Dressing Room, through to the ceremony and wedding breakfast. You can end the night with an evening celebration and onsite accommodation to spend the night.

The Cowshed at Woodhall Farm

Located at Codsall Wood, Wolverhampton, in the lovely Staffordshire countryside. This 18th century cowshed is a unique DIY wedding venue, creating a blank canvas to stamp your individuality to your wedding. It maintains the original wooden beams and the main building seats 120. There is an additional barn available for your evening reception. There is also a grassed courtyard for you to enjoy the added surroundings, especially during the cocktail hour before the wedding breakfast.

The Haybarn

Family owned festival and barn wedding venue extending over 10 acres, in the heart of the Shropshire Hills, with exclusive hire of their rustic barn for an indoor, or large outdoor spaces for a tipi or marquee to celebrate an outdoor, festival wedding. A DIY wedding means you can be as creative as you wish, for a truly personalised wedding.

The Wool Barn

Grade I listed historic barn, which has been dated back to around 1550, set within the working farmyard of Frampton Court Estate. This makes it one of the most impressive timber-framed buildings of its type and date in the country. This is truly a most unusual venue for your celebrations.

Wool Barn wedding reception room filled with wedding guests

Thorpe Garden

Set within 3000 acres of private estate, nestled in the heart of the Staffordshire countryside, for your exclusive use. They boast a one of a kind, hand-crafted wooden yurt for a contemporary wedding ceremony, with beautiful views onto the walled garden. The gardens are also available for outdoor ceremonies.

CASTLE WEDDING VENUES

Clearwell Castle

Beautiful venue in Gloucestershire, in the middle of the gorgeous Forest of Dean. This grand building will add a special touch to your already exciting day. The House and gardens of this castle make for a truly unforgettable experience to your already joyful wedding day. There are donkeys to greet your arrival and treasured walks to capture pictures together, and for quiet moments to enjoy, as you stroll along hand in hand.

Eastnor Castle

An award-winning, enchanting castle situated in 5000 acres of wooded countryside, at the foot of the Malvern Hills in Herefordshire. An exclusive-hire venue with no interruption and always private. Available for both indoor and outdoor ceremonies and receptions, and also overnight accommodation in 12 bedrooms. Plus there’s extra room for guests in their 4 holiday cottages on the estate to sleep an extra 34 guests.

Eastnor Castle West Midlands wedding venue

Ludlow Castle

This Shropshire based medieval castle is one of the finest in the country and is suitable for either small or large, indoor or out weddings. As the ideal blank canvas venue, you can tailor make your celebration exactly how you wish. With onsite luxury accommodations available, you and your guests can enjoy your celebrations knowing you don’t need to rush off to find somewhere to sleep.

Peckforton Castle

Set against the backdrop of rolling Cheshire countryside, this medieval style castle wedding venue has 5 licensed rooms to choose from to hold your wedding and wedding breakfast in majestic style. The stunning exterior has been complimented by a lovingly refurbished interior which houses 48 bedrooms and truly magnificent entertaining rooms. They only ever book one wedding per day, and you can also hire the whole venue and grounds for your exclusive use.

Rowton Castle

17th century Grade II listed castle set in 17 acres of land in the heart of Shropshire. They can host every part of your fairy-tale wedding. From the wedding ceremony to the wedding reception and every moment in between, they’ll look after you in this exclusive use wedding venue. If you’re planning an outdoor wedding ceremony, their Linden Belvedere provides the perfect setting.

Bride and groom at back of Rowton Castle

Studley Castle

Historic castle and hotel surrounded by 28 acres of rolling countryside, in the rural part of Warwickshire, within easy reach of Henley in Arden and Stratford upon Avon. Choose from three elegantly decorated rooms to host civil ceremonies such as The Georgian Lounge or Oak Room which can both hold up to 90 guests, or The Moline Suite that can host up to 130 guests.

Warwick Castle

Throughout history the Earls of Warwick have entertained royalty and hosted many lavish events in their grand State Rooms and grounds of this exceptional venue. So choosing this venue for your wedding stands you in great company. After dancing the night away you can relax in one of their regal Tower Suites whilst your guests enjoy a restful night in one of their cosy Lodges.

Bride and groom indoors during winter wedding celebration

STATELY HOME / COUNTRY HOUSE WEDDING VENUES

Alfreton Hall

An exclusive use Grade II listed former manor house located on the edge of the Derbyshire Dales. They have inclusive use of a suite of 8 superbly furnished double bedrooms for overnight accommodation. Your guests can go for a relaxing and soothing stroll in the nearby forest, then you can wow them with a stunning fireworks display to round off your celebrations.

Alfreton Hall West Midlands wedding venue

Alrewas Hayes

This historical Grade II listed Queen Anne country residence is set in 100 acres of Staffordshire countryside. Exclusively yours for the day or weekend with overnight accommodation for you and your guests. Offering a marquee and an abundance of versatile event spaces accommodating from 50 to 650 guests.

Arley House and Gardens

This chic country house estate in the heart of Worcestershire includes over 1600 acres of woodland, rolling countryside, as well as the walled gardens of Arley Arboretum. With a host of beautiful spaces available on the estate, including indoor and outdoor reception spaces, they’re able to create a bespoke wedding for everyone.

Ashton Lodge Country House

This Edwardian house has period character within the gorgeous countryside of Warwickshire and Leicestershire. Ideal for your exclusive use, this venue makes a perfect venue for your wedding. It is set in 3 acres of lush grounds and maintains many period features. This unique house can accommodate wedding parties of up to 150 for your formal sit down wedding breakfast, and up to 200 informally. Licensed for civil ceremonies the lovely Garden Room seats 120 guests. Alternatively an outdoor ceremony can be held in the Garden. The Lodge has 14 individually styled bedrooms whereby up to 36 guests can retire overnight.

Barton Court

Georgian style manor home near the Malvern Hills in rolling countryside with excellent views of the surrounding beauty of Herefordshire. It can be booked on an exclusive use basis and boasts of many delightful rooms and elegant nuances to create a perfect backdrop for your memorable day. It has lovely grounds to capture your precious moments together.

Berrow Court

Grade II listed Victorian Mansion located on the border between Harborne and Edgbaston, in Birmingham, and set in 3 acres of outstanding garden space. Built in the “arts and craft” style, this exclusive use venue, the décor, beautiful gardens, and airy conservatory are perfect ways to enjoy your surroundings uninterrupted and in private.

Birtsmorton Court

Dating back to 1241, this Grade I medieval moated country house is nestled at the foot of the rolling Malvern Hills in the Worcestershire countryside, and within 350 acres of private estate land. Available for both indoor and outdoor celebrations on an exclusive use basis. If you prefer a rustic barn wedding venue, they can cater for your needs too, all onsite.

Birtsmorton Court wedding venue

Bishton Hall

Situated within beautiful landscaped gardens of Staffordshire, this Grade II listed Georgian manor house creates the perfect backdrop for any celebrations. Their stunning Doric screen temple and ballroom are licensed for either indoor or outdoor wedding ceremonies. Other highlights include a temple garden, woods and courtyard, for the touch of elegance and style.

Bishton Hall wedding ceremony

Bourton Hall

Nestled in the heart of Shakespeare Country, surrounded by 12 acres of gardens, woodlands and parkland, you’ll find this striking 18th century Italian Renaissance style mansion. Up to 120 can dine in the Banqueting Hall with impressive views across the valley. There is plenty of onsite accommodation for you and your guests to retreat to at the end of the day.

Brinsop Court

A Grade I listed moated 5* manor house, is one of the few truly unique and private UK venues which offers everything you need under one roof; and does so in genuine style and luxury. They can accommodate and welcome any celebration, inside or out, in comfort and with style. Civil, humanist, inter faith and celebrant-led ceremonies have all been loved and enjoyed by previous guests in a variety of locations on the 800 acre estate.

Broadfield

An historic mansion within the lovely countryside of Herefordshire. This ideal wedding venue supplies magnificent views of the surroundings. It boasts beautiful gardens and elegant indoor décor to add special touches to your wedding images.

Burton Court

A Grade ll listed historic house situated in Leominster, Herefordshire. Hosts civil ceremonies in all of their main rooms.1:The Edwardian Room has views of the garden. 2:The Regency Room has stunning period features and beautifully landscaped gardens in sight. 3: The Great Hall has remarkable medieval designs. The bridal Suite of the house is ready to be used from early on the morning of your wedding and boasts a Regency style bedroom for the bridal party to get ready in. Can accommodate Marquee Weddings for larger groups of over 90 in daytime to over 150 evening guests. Can host up to 300 if required.

Combermere Abbey

This multi-award-winning estate has a lovely country house in Cheshire on the Combermere Estate. It can boast Gothic architecture and a breath-taking Edwardian Glasshouse. If you desire a wedding day to cherish, look no further in this exclusive use venue with available overnight accommodation. There are walled gardens to stroll around and magnificent woodland to create a stunning atmosphere of peace and tranquillity to add to your perfect day.

Compton Verney

As a renowned art gallery, this is a unique setting for a truly unique wedding day. The impressive collections are located in a stunning Grade I Georgian Mansion, surrounded by 120 acres of picturesque Warwickshire parkland. They’re able to hold both indoor and outdoor ceremonies and prefer to tailor your wedding to make it as bespoke as you wish.

Davenport House

Exclusive use Grade I listed Georgian country house in a stunning Shropshire countryside. You can choose to get married in one of their great rooms in the house, or between the pillars on the wonderful front steps of the house, making the most of the idyllic surroundings and façade. Accommodation is also available for up to 32 people overnight.

Delbury Hall

This beautiful and imposing Georgian mansion in Shropshire, is the perfect venue for a classic country house wedding. The house is surrounded by 80 acres of landscaped parkland and faces south across the water meadows towards Ludlow. Situated in beautiful Corvedale, between Much Wenlock and Ludlow, the Clee Hills and Wenlock Edge provide a picturesque backdrop for either your indoor or outdoor wedding celebration.

Delbury Hall West Midlands wedding venue

Dewsell Court

An idyllic, country estate nestled in 12 acres of grounds with a restored 17th century house, a modern barn conversion plus luxury accommodation offers a one-of-a-kind destination for splendid seclusion, luxurious escapism, delicious food and outstanding service set amongst the exquisite Herefordshire countryside. Exclusive use with multiple locations for your ceremony, both inside or outside, gives you the best choices on offer.

Ellenborough Park

Magnificent 15th century English country estate on the edge of the Cotswolds and near Cheltenham. They have 6 dedicated wedding spaces for you to enjoy either an indoor our outdoor wedding ceremony. You can hire this venue on an exclusive use basis to make use of all of their 61 fantastic rooms and suites for all your guests. The spacious bedrooms have luxury bathrooms with heated marble floors.

Elmore Court

This grade II listed, 5 stars building was originally established as a home in the 13th century and has views over the Cotswolds and River Severn. This is an unusual country house like no other and was built to entertain. It  has recently been entirely refurbished along with the addition of a stunning sustainably built sound proofed event space called ‘the Gillyflower’ made from rammed earth and materials gathered from the land. The house has 16 elegant bedrooms and can accommodate 35 guests.

Gorcott Hall

A delightful 16th Tudor Hall with original timber beams, wonderful open fireplaces and luxurious décor. There’s also a 19th century barn on their 5 acres of land. All can be exclusively yours for you and up to 70 guests in the hall, and up to 110 in the barn. Besides the beautiful honeymoon suit, there are 4 charming bedrooms for your guests to stay overnight.

Hagley Hall

Hagley Hall is a wonderful 18th century Palladian mansion set in 350 acres of landscaped parkland in rural Worcestershire. A sumptuous exclusive use venue with capacity for up to 1000 guests in their luxury marquee, situated on their front lawn. Recently voted as Midlands’ Asian Wedding Venue of the Year.

Hawkesyard Hall

A 19th-century Grade II listed gothic country house located on the edge of Cannock Chase, Staffordshire on almost 200 acres of lush green land. Many are wowed by its grounds, its features and its uniqueness. They’ll transport your guests to an age of elegance in their stunning ceremony room, beautifully decorated with its high ceiling, chandeliers, fireplace and hardwood floor.

Highbury Hall

This Grade ll Victorian mansion is within Highbury Park, Moseley Birmingham. This wedding venue can cater for up to 100 guests for a civil wedding ceremony, and an added 100 for the evening reception. This beautiful house and grounds has lots of outside space in a countryside location making it an ideal venue, offering fine dining, and your own personal touches.

High House

Georgian Country House in Fillongley, Coventry is ideal as a wedding venue. It has a contemporary interior design. The wrought iron double gateway leads to the formal knot garden at the front of the house. There are superb reception rooms with bespoke, traditional fireplaces and French doors with stunning views of the countryside. The whole of the House and grounds will be available to you when you hire this venue for your special day.

A great venue to book for your intimate, elopement or micro-wedding celebration.

Himley Hall

Located in Dudley, West Midlands, this 18th century Grade II listed building is set amongst 180 acres of ‘Capability’ Brown landscaped parkland. They have 3 rooms licensed for ceremonies. Your wedding day at Himley is tailor-made to suit you. Whether it is guidance in the timing of your ceremony, helping make your choice of music or perhaps adding those special touches such as champagne on the terrace, experienced staff are always there to help.

Himley Hall

Homme House

This stately home in rural Herefordshire has many unforgettable views nearby of the Malvern Hills. Many rooms in the house make for an elegant backdrop for enjoying your special day in style. The area boasts parkland, lakes and a woody landscape, to discover hidden crevices together as your walk around together hand in hand.

Iscoyd Park

Nestled in idyllic parkland, on the border of Wales, Shropshire and Cheshire is this stunning 18th century, grade II listed, classical Georgian country house wedding venue. It’s available on an exclusive use basis and, as every event is bespoke, they don’t do packages. They have 3 licensed rooms for civil ceremonies, seating 60 or 150. Plus, they also have 14 bedrooms on site and another 4 bedroom cottage on the edge of the estate that sleeps a further 8 people.

Lemore Manor

17th century manor house in beautiful Herefordshire countryside and set in 11 acres of stunning grounds/gardens. The bridal party can relax in the Hen’s Den with a new feature included The Veil- a secret garden, filled with gorgeous flowers lights and lanterns. There is a Gent’s Retreat too. Offering indoor or outdoor spaces for your wedding vows – Indoor ceremonies: 19th century Coach House, crystal glass chandeliers decorates this oak beamed room and marble floors and seats up to 150 guests. Outdoor ceremonies: The Bandstand provides a romantic backdrop with glorious views of the rolling Hereford countryside. Music and dancing can be enjoyed in the Orangery to end your day in style.

Manor by the Lake

This Wedding Venue of the Year 2020 winner is nestled in the heart of the dreamy Cotswolds in the Regency spa town of Cheltenham. They host exclusive bespoke wedding celebrations, each one as individual as the couple. Licensed for both indoor and outdoor ceremonies, there are plenty of stunning spaces to choose from come rain or shine. From the grand ballroom to the beautiful Italian Pavilion, whether you’re planning an intimate gathering or a lavish extravaganza, Manor By The Lake will provide the perfect backdrop.

Middleton Hall

Situated in Tamworth Staffordshire, this Grade ll listed Manor Home is in the lovely countryside of Warwickshire. It boasts 42 acres of idyllic gardens, providing a tranquil setting as a perfect wedding venue. The walled Garden is from the 18th century while the Georgian style orchard and lakeside walk gives a beautiful backdrop. It offers options for a civil ceremony or just evening reception and even the complete wedding day under the one roof.

Old Castle

Nestled near the beautiful Cotswold countryside with the famous Malvern Hills in view Old Castle is an ideal location for your wedding day celebrations. The grounds allow for outdoor ceremonies or indoor historical touches to choose from to create a day to remember.

Patshull Hall

This 17th century Georgian style mansion is set in Wolverhampton on the Shropshire/Staffordshire border, within a private estate. It boasts of 75 acres of gardens and parkland, and if your wedding occasion is hosting more than 100 guests you can hire a marquee on the south lawn, to enjoy your day in ideal surroundings.

Patshull Hall wedding ceremony

Pendrell Hall

Country manor house in Codsall Wood, Wolverhampton. It creates a romantic setting for outdoor and indoor weddings. There are six acres of stunning formal lawns, with walled gardens to explore. For outdoor ceremonies there is the Bandstand which allows for 70 guests. If you decide on an indoor ceremony The Morning room is perfect for 110 guests, as it overlooks beautiful parkland through two bay windows. The more amazing choice is the Ballroom which hosts up to 170 guests, which boasts of stained glass skylights, guaranteeing a stunning setting.

Ragley Hall

Located in Alcester, this historic home is within sight of the beautiful Warwickshire countryside. Set in 450 acres of parkland, Ragley Hall offers breath-taking state rooms from the Great Hall to the South Staircase. If your wedding requires more than 180 guests you can hire a marquee from their registered partner. Ragley provides a perfect wedding venue to remember your special day in style.

Ragley Hall gardens

Sandon Hall

A 19th century stately mansion in Staffordshire, a grade 2 listed building within 400 acres of parkland, making it an exclusive wedding venue. You can decide to marry in The Church, The Library, or The Conservatory. For indoor weddings they can seat up to 120. For summer weddings you can have a tipi reception in the 50 acres of ornamental gardens. The home has enough space for live bands for your evening reception.

Somerford Hall

An 18th century grade II listed Palladian style mansion at Brewood, Staffordshire boasts 200 acres of lovely landscaped parkland. As an exclusive wedding venue, ideal for your vision of either a wedding with vintage vibe, classic elegance, festival fun. They have a Bridal Cottage for you to stay the night before, and also 3 elegant licensed rooms for up to 120 guests. Outdoor ceremonies are set in the beautiful pavilion in the landscaped gardens, so whatever you choose it will be a truly wonderful experience.

Somerford hall wedding venue

The House at 131

This 4 star Georgian hotel situated in Cheltenham, near the Cotswolds boasts 8 individually designed Victorian style rooms. The house is a unique space for wedding ceremonies of up to 50 wedding guests. The hotel has lovely gardens and hideaway areas to explore.

The Nash

Set in Kempsey Worcester this excellent manor home has all the trimmings for a memorable wedding occasion. It has 40 acres of parkland and gardens to walk around and admire. It is Elizabethan in style making it a unique background for your special day to remember.

The Nash West Midlands wedding venue

The Slaughters Manor House

This exclusive use, 17th century manor house and 4 star hotel is located near the pretty village of Bourton-on-the-Water in the Cotswolds. This is perfect for the smaller, intimate wedding with up to 24 guests and combines country charm with contemporary interiors. Nestled in 5 acres of beautiful landscaped gardens. They have 19 guest rooms for everyone to stay overnight.

Warwick House

Stunning white rendered house with exclusive use, situated in the heart of Shakespeare country. With its exquisite décor, high ceilings and contemporary twist on period styling, it is immediately impressive and recognisable as a magnificent country retreat. Indoor or outdoor ceremonies catered for, with capacity for up to 150 guests. They also have a total of 16 en-suite rooms available for your overnight stay.

Weston Hall

Weston Hall is a beautiful Grade II listed, 16th century Elizabethan Manor House set in 7 acres of grounds in Bulkington, Coventry. They can boast 4 function rooms within the main building plus a luxurious marquee to host weddings for up to 250 guests situated on the lawns. Their outdoor ceremony space allows you to get married with the house as a stunning backdrop whilst surrounded by 20 acres of breath-taking Staffordshire scenery.

Weston Park

Exclusive use venue Stately House set in 1000 acres of sweeping Capability Brown parklands. Offering 5-star service, award winning cuisine and luxury accommodation, you’ll find Weston surprisingly easy going and relaxed. They have 28 bedrooms available for wedding parties that reflect the individual character of the House. Every room is furnished with family heirlooms, antique furniture and original paintings. Create your perfect day in a stately home more romantic than any castle or hotel.

Weston Park

HOTEL WEDDING VENUES

Ansty Hall

This 17th century Georgian house and recent winner of West Midlands Romantic Wedding Venue of the Year, is set amongst 8 acres of private grounds, featuring magnificent views of the surrounding Warwickshire countryside and can be secured on an exclusive-use basis. They can comfortably accommodate up to 120 guests for your ceremony and 150 for the evening reception.

Bank House Hotel

Family run, traditional, yet modern Grade II listed hotel set within 123 acres of Worcestershire countryside, and overlooking the glorious Malvern Hills. If you’re planning either a small intimate ceremony and celebration for 20, or a lavish affair with up to 380 guests, they can cater for your needs. They have 60 bedrooms to choose from, including a glorious 2,500 sq ft Penthouse Suite which can comfortably accommodate 4 adults in it’s 2 bedrooms.

Mandap in the grand Elgar Suit of the bank House Hotel

Brandon Hall Hotel and Spa

Country house set in the Warwickshire village of Brandon in Coventry. This 4 star hotel is set within 17 acres of stunning gardens licensed for civil ceremonies. Within the facilities there are beautiful function suites, such as the Woodland Suite which is ideal for larger parties or the Beech Suite which is perfect for more intimate wedding celebrations and includes lovely views of the gardens. This venue has a capacity for guests from 120 to 280.

Coombe Abbey

An historical former 12th century Cistercian Abbey, now a four-star hotel set within 500 acres of Warwickshire parkland. The acres of parkland, manicured gardens and a picturesque lake makes this an unforgettable experience and can be the perfect backdrop for your outdoor wedding. They can accommodate from 30 guests in one of their intimate rooms, or up to 500 guests in their onsite, fully carpeted marquee which has it’s own private kitchen, bar, dance floor and stage area.

Dumbleton Hall

A traditional manor house set within the beautiful Cotswold countryside. The extensive gardens come complete with a lake which is home to their famous black swans. Licensed for up to 100 guests in their impressive Oak Rook. Within the grounds there is a new wedding Gazebo for an amazing outdoor occasion, which can add elegance to the whole day.

Dumbleton Hall

Ettington Park Hotel

This Neo-Gothic 4 Red Star country house mansion is set within 40 acres of parkland in the Warwickshire countryside. Here you’ll find a Norman Church and Orangery, nestled amongst well kept gardens; both are ideal for your outdoor ceremony. You have a choice of 3 individually unique indoor spaces for your ceremony too. Their capacity is 96 for the ceremony and 100 for the evening reception. You can secure the whole of the venue to ensure you and your guests total privacy.

Couple walking in grounds of Ettington park Hotel at sunset

Forest of Arden

This upscale hotel is situated in the grounds of Packington Estate, near Coventry and surrounded by 10,000 acres of ancient woodland. This makes this venue perfect for those looking for an outdoor wedding ceremony in rural surroundings. Licensed for wedding ceremonies up to 250, and can accommodate 350 in their marquee for the perfect wedding reception. After the celebrations are over, you and your guests can relax in one of their 214 bedrooms. Recently awarded Wedding Venue of the Year and a finalist for the English Wedding Awards.

Grafton Manor

16th century Elizabethan manor house nestled in Bromsgrove in the countryside of Worcestershire. Grafton is licensed to host civil wedding ceremonies in various rooms within this venue, for example the Great Parlour, or the John Morris Hall which was a chapel previously bringing a traditional feel to the occasion. The Earl’s Room overlooks the beautiful grounds and the Grafton lake a lovely outlook. The Garden Suite the biggest in this Manor home has a vintage bathroom suite, with views towards the front lawn. A very historical, charming country retreat for your special day.

Hadley Park House Hotel

Award-winning luxury 4 star hotel in Telford, Shropshire. The beautiful Georgian Manor house is an elegant, atmospheric venue set in 2 acres of landscaped gardens and can cater for up to 140 guests on an exclusive use basis. They have 22 rooms, including a honeymoon suite, so there’s plenty of space for your wedding guests to stay overnight.

Hagley Hall

Hagley Hall is a wonderful 18th century Palladian mansion set in 350 acres of landscaped parkland in rural Worcestershire. A sumptuous exclusive use venue with capacity for up to 1000 guests in their luxury marquee, situated on their front lawn. Recently voted as Midlands’ Asian Wedding Venue of the Year.

Hampton Manor

45 acres of woodland, a daffodil dell and walled kitchen garden envelope this Neo-Tudor Gothic house near the sleepy village of Hampton in Arden, near Birmingham. You’ll enjoy it’s Michelin-starred, 4 AA rosette restaurant, for a meal fit for any VIP. After your wedding they have 15 individually designed bedrooms and suites for you and your guests to relax in style.

Sparkler exit at Hampton Manor

Hogarths Stone Manor

Olde worlde architecture meets stunning modern furnishings in this luxury Worcester hotel. Set in 27 acres of beautiful woodlands grounds including a magical walled garden, Hogarths Stone Manor provides a wonderful backdrop for your big day. Their wedding suites can accommodate over 200 guests; perfect for your wedding breakfast and evening reception. They can accommodate outdoor ceremonies all the year round in their purpose built area with heated gazebos.

Madeley Court

This 16th century manor hotel is part of a former manor home in the picturesque town of Ironbridge, Telford. They have capacity for up to 130 for a civil ceremony and 230 for the evening reception. It has the Shropshire scenery in view especially ready to cater for the backdrop of a perfect wedding experience.

Madeley Court

Mallory Court

An English Country House Hotel and Spa located in Royal Leamington Spa. It’s a stunning grand Lutyens style building within 10 acres of greenery, and has 43 rooms to choose from. There is the Orchard House and Knights Suite for example, all providing a contemporary style setting. For a romantic intimate wedding ceremony or a larger occasion with up to 200 guests, this charming hotel offers a unique Mallory Court experience and is available on an exclusive use basis.

Manor Hill House

Located in Bromsgrove countryside, this exclusive use, family owned venue offers options for both indoor and outdoor civil ceremonies. You can choose from the Rustic Barns, Pavilion, the Drawing Room or Summer Room. They all offer a blank canvas for your own personal touch. There’s even a marquee option. They have four luxury bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, including a spacious and light Honeymoon suite. There are several hundred hotels within 10 minutes’ drive from Manor Hill and they’ve arranged special rates for guests staying there.

Moor Hall

This Edwardian style house is situated in Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham and has a beautiful parkland and a tree lined driveway. It is the ideal venue for your civil ceremony of up to 180 daytime guests and up to 250 for the evening reception. It has wonderful lawns and an historic sunken garden which can be the perfect backdrop for your outdoor ceremony.

Mottram Hall

This award-winning 18th century Georgian country house was recently awarded Best Wedding Venue in South Manchester’ and awarded ‘Wedding Venue of the Year, and is set in 270 acres of breath-taking Cheshire countryside. You can have either an indoor ceremony with seating for up to 140 guests, or an outdoor ceremony in their stunning Rose Gardens. Exclusive to only one wedding per day and has 120 contemporary bedrooms, there’s plenty of room for you and your guests to celebrate in style.

Happy bride and groom walking down aisle after their Mottram Hall wedding

Moxhull Hall

Found in the Warwickshire town of Sutton Coldfield, this beautiful Victorian hall is set within 8 acres of gardens and woodland and is available for private and exclusive use. There’s also the option to marry outdoors in the stunning Calliope’s Garden nestled amongst the surrounding woodland. When you make a booking with Moxhull Hall, the 20 rooms are immediately reserved for you and your guests if you wish to use them.

Nailcote Hall Hotel

17th century country manor hotel situated in Berkswell, Warwickshire and sitting within 13 acres of stunning countryside. There are 4 wedding suites to choose from: 1) Bistro: holds up to 90 seated guests under a glass roof with an additional 50 guests upstairs and large enough to cater for 140. 2) Lant suite: holds up to 160 guests for a wedding breakfast or evening reception across 2 rooms. 3) Choice of marquee wedding: glass marquee surrounded by lovely gardens for civil ceremonies and wedding receptions, and can accommodate up to 320 guests. 4) Pavilion Suite: Intimate wedding venue for up to 50 for a civil ceremony and 70 for an evening reception. This space overlooks the lake and has a balcony to view evening fireworks perfectly. Also an ideal location for Hog roast and evening entertainment.

New Hall

Dating back to the 13th century and originally a hunting lodge for the Earl of Warwick, New Hall in Sutton Coldfield has the reputation of being England’s oldest inhabited moated house. This 60 bedroom, 4 star hotel is set in 26 acres of rich timbered land, thick pasture and elegant gardens for your outdoor ceremony, with an opulent interior for up to 75 guests for your ceremony, 150 for dinner and 200 for a reception. You and your guests can even arrive in style making use of their helipad. If you’re looking to propose to your partner, New Hall is ideal for a simple proposal idea.

New Hall wedding venue

Nuthurst Grange

This country retreat is a stunning house and hotel near Hockley Heath, Warwickshire and set within more than 7 acres of private, wooded areas. The large grounds and beautiful building plus restored Stable Barn Suite creates an ideal venue for your wedding day. Within the site is also The Hen House where the bride and bridesmaids can prepare for the happy day.

Bride and groom by Nuthurst Grange Herb Garden

Stanbrook Abbey

Originally built for Benedictine nuns, Stanbrook Abbey with its stunning architectural features and 26 acre estate has a rich history. Nestled in the Malvern Hills, each of its 14 function rooms providing a beautiful setting, for any part of your big day. From the reception to the wedding breakfast, the fabulous and beautifully designed historic rooms offer complete flexibility for up to 190 wedding guests or with the Garden Pavilion, a party can be arranged for 400. They can also cater for 400 in their outdoor ceremony location by the Willow Lake.

Swinfen Hall

A Georgian manor situated in Lichfield, near Birmingham and set in 100 acres of gardens and an exclusive deer park, woodland and roaming meadows.
Swinfen Hall Hotel has three rooms licensed for civil wedding ceremonies. The smallest of these is the Benjamin Wyatt room which can seat up to 30 guests and the largest is the ballroom which can accommodate 160 guests.

Swinfen Hall wedding venue

The Moat House

4 Star luxury hotel in the heart of a Staffordshire village is not far from the Staffordshire / Worcestershire canal. You can design your wedding day how you like, making it completely bespoke. Plus you can hire this venue to be exclusively yours for you and your up to 200 evening guests. With 40 bedrooms as well as the Wedding Suite, you and up to 92 guests can enjoy the day knowing overnight accommodation is arranged.

Moat House wedding venue West Midlands

The Mount Hotel

A Victorian Manor with stylish rooms located in the rural outskirts of Wolverhampton. It has 4 acres of beautiful gardens and an ornamental woodland with gorgeous views of Shropshire. Within the Manor Hotel are facilities for up to 200 guests. Catering for indoor civil ceremonies and outdoor, allowing for 120 guests at the wedding breakfast. There are a few bridal suites on offer, including a Fine Ballroom, all rooms make your wedding day one to remember fondly.

The Welcombe

Surrounded by 157 acres of landscaped parkland, this Grade II listed 19th century neo-Jacobean mansion offers a gloriously atmospheric country house experience. Their wedding and reception suites can accommodate up to 200 people and their 78 contemporary rooms and apartments allow for overnight accommodation at the end of the day.

Walton Hall

A Grade II listed building with lots of 16th century character, located in Wellesbourne Warwick. This 4 star hotel is a stone’s throw away from Shakespeare’s birthplace and is set within 65 acres of woodland and Victorian gardens, making for an ideal wedding venue.

Wethele Manor

This 16th century manor venue is set within a stunning 250 acre estate situated at the very heart of some of the most outstanding Warwickshire countryside. The gardens themselves, with lovely old oak trees and spring fed water feature (child safe), create a natural setting for you and your guests to enjoy. The walled courtyard, fringed with flower beds filled with roses, provides an idyllic location for your reception drinks and canapés, benefiting from the ‘Orchard Bothy’. For your exclusive use, you can make use of the special bridal facilities near the lake: chalets designed to make the start of your day relaxing and peaceful. Your guests can also stay in any of the unique rooms within the house.

CITY CENTRE WEDDING VENUES

Birmingham Botanical Gardens

2 miles from Birmingham City Centre in Edgbaston, this stunning landscaped gardens provide a glorious setting for your wedding. Lots of colourful flowers, beautiful trees and water features, encompasses this unique space in the heart of urban life. There are glass houses too, for a real natural paradise feel to accompany your wedding celebrations. The overall appearance is of a Victorian style garden, so if this is your wish, this is the place to come.

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery

This world class museum is located in Chamberlain Square Birmingham city centre. This Victorian/Edwardian style building has some unique features, for example, the Edwardian tearooms is the perfect location for you to welcome your guests. You can have your wedding breakfast in the Industrial Gallery, which houses a beautiful collection of fine art on display.

Factory Works at the Custard Factory

In the heart of Digbeth, Birmingham, this urban space is an ideal venue for wedding ceremonies as it has 1200sqm of floor area. This former warehouse is a quirky setting for your big day, giving you the opportunity to put your individual taste to the occasion, allowing you as a couple to rubber stamp how you want the proceedings to go. Up to 400 guests can be accommodated, so there’s plenty of room for scope and individuality.

Fazeley Studios

A former church/warehouse in Digbeth Birmingham city centre, this one-of-a-kind venue provides something different. For example, it has an historical feel and architectural features like red brick décor with a contemporary design. It hosts a grand gallery with oak panelling. Also the Fazeley Room is ideal for wedding breakfasts, as it has bright and airy white walls. This site has been called one of Birmingham’s gems.

Fazeley Studios wedding venue West Midlands

Hotel Du Vin

A 4 star Victorian style hotel building with elegance located in the famous Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham city centre. It offers unusual, private, dining rooms, with different styles to choose from. No two rooms are the same. They have standard, deluxe, studios and suites available. Each room is equipped with the Hotel du Vin luxuries and some even with the signature du Vin roll-top bath.

Hyatt Regency

Set in the heart of Birmingham, this high rise hotel is luxury at the best level. All rooms have floor to ceiling windows which guarantees a wonderful skyline and vantage point of the local canal. This hotel offers 3 wedding venues that can be fitted out in line with personal preferences. In addition, catering services are available and 319 rooms/suites to accommodate your guests and family members.

Limestone Cavern

Situated in the Dudley Canal Tunnels, underneath Dudley and Tipton, this is a very exciting and different style of venue from the norm. The Limestone cavern connects 200 year-old mines and your 20 min canal boat journey will transport you into the Singing Cavern for you and your guests to experience a unique wedding ceremony.

Bride and groom in ivy-clad canal basin in Limestone caverns, Dudley

The Bond Company

Located in Birmingham city centre, this venue has Victorian architecture but in a modern style. It provides cobbled courtyards, an outdoor canopy and an extra bonus there is the outdoor Gatehouse which has a built in bar and is adjacent to the onsite canal basin. There is also the Conservatory and Gallery, which has plenty of space to enjoy at various times of the day. Catering is part of the facilities of hiring this unique space for your special day.

The Bond Birmingham wedding ceremony room from the back

The Old Library

Set in The Custard Factory Deritend, Birmingham, this has been described as a dynamic venue. This is a historic venue, oozing with many romantic vibes, e.g. original Victorian windows and funky furniture in the Nomad reception area. It has recently undergone renovation from a Victorian library and can hold up to 150 guests for a sit-down reception. There is more space for the evening dance celebrations. Go on choose this unique style place.

MAP OF THE BEST WEDDING VENUES IN THE WEST MIDLANDS

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