30 Budget Wedding Venues for Your 2021 Ceremony
Published date: 7th March 2021 | Author: Claudia Trotman
It’s no secret that weddings are expensive. In fact, apart from buying a house, your wedding day is probably one of the most expensive things you will pay for. Reports show that an average wedding in the UK costs over a jaw-dropping £30,000. Sounds ridiculous? Don’t worry, it doesn’t have to be that way.
Budget wedding venues may not sound like your dream day, but budget no longer means you have to compromise on luxury. Your wedding day should be a celebration of love with your closest friends and family. There’s no need to break the bank for that. Countless stunning venues are offering weddings for an affordable price and we’ve made a list of some of our favourites to make sure you get the day of your dreams on a budget…
1. The Green, Cornwall
Rustic meets luxury at The Green. Nestled in the rolling hills of the Cornish countryside, the venue hosts a few rooms to choose from in their extremely flexible packages. Whether you’re looking for a formal wedding or a friendly and warm atmosphere, The Green really does cater for all. Surrounded by woodland, the enchanting venue provides the perfect opportunity for wedding pictures and interiors that are sure to leave an impression on your guests.
Multiple packages are available at the venue, including intimate weddings to bigger affairs with an opportunity to share costs with your guests. While this may be considered a budget wedding venue, The Green feels like anything but. Friendly, stunning, and well-located, you are sure to have the wedding of dreams here without splashing out.
Prices starting from £1095.
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2. Beeston Manor, Preston
Affordability is at the very heart of Beeston Manor, located in Preston. The flexibility allows you to decide how much you want to spend depending on the size of the wedding. But by no means does this affordability compromise your experience- luxury is provided on a budget.
With a gorgeous countryside view included on the vast grounds, you can enjoy the inside or out and enjoy your reception provided by the Manor. The staff are known for being attentive and friendly and they really do think of everything to make your day special. Budget wedding venues don’t get much better than this.
Prices starting from £120 per person.
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3. Rain Bar, Manchester
Looking for something unashamedly contemporary and different while still on a budget? Look no further than the Rain Bar. At the heart of Manchester’s historic centre, the Rain Bar is a standing reminder of what Manchester is known for- its vibrant history.
Starting as a Victorian canal-side factory, it is now award-winning, welcoming, and modern. The owners describe the venue as “unashamedly Mancunian” and that’s exactly what we love about it. Affordable, budget-friendly, and above all- fun! What more could you want?
Prices for private hire vary from £300-£500.
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4. Heskin Hall, Lancashire
Budget wedding venues do not need to feel cheap, and Heskin Hall is a prime example of this.
Set in 8 acres of land surrounded by 300 acres of farmland, the Tudor manor provides the perfect backdrop for your day and is well known for its stunning scenery. There are many places to take pictures and the manor itself is the perfect mix of history with modern amenities. Perfect for your wedding day.
Prices starting from £1750.
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5. Marlin’s Wynd, Edinburgh
Looking for style on a budget? Marlin’s Wynd is the perfect location for your wedding day. Not only is the venue beautiful, but it’s also incredibly unique as it is situated within the foundation structural arches of an 18th-century bridge. The earliest part of the building was built in the 1540s, giving you an opportunity to mark your love while surrounded by Edinburgh’s rich history. While this venue is affordable, the atmosphere feels anything but.
Prices starting from £500- £1300.
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6. Alcott Weddings, Worcestershire
If you are looking for a fun festival vibe, Alcott Weddings is the venue for you. For the vast amount of space and experience you are paying for, the price is really reasonable.
This is no normal music festival, this is a luxury take with the same welcoming atmosphere you’d find at Glastonbury (and much cleaner!) Contemporary and unique, your guests are guaranteed to have a fun time at your wedding.
Prices starting from £2000 for venue hire.
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7. Priston Mill
When you experience the welcoming, warm and enchanting presence at Priston Mill, you’ll quickly come to realise that it’s an absolute steal. Here, your day is completely catered to you. There are also more packages available to personalise every aspect of your day.
Budget with flexibility is what you need. With two buildings and beautiful surrounding grounds for you and your guests, head over to the West Country for your perfect day.
Prices starting from £975.
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8. Arnos Vale
This is for couples looking for an enchanting wedding on a budget. Arnos Vale is the only licensed woodland wedding venue in Bristol. Step away from the ordinary and allow your guests to experience the truly beautiful surroundings of our natural woodlands. Wedding budget-friendly and beautiful.
Prices starting from just £1500.
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9. Forrester Park, Essex
10. The Holiday Inn, Dover
Hotels might not be the first thought when looking for a wedding venue, but the Holiday Inn provides an inviting and budget-friendly day with ideal accommodation for after the bustling reception. Guests can stay in the hotel after meaning they don’t have to worry about how much they enjoy themselves- a win-win situation for all! Affordable, friendly and surprisingly well equipped, get your little slice of luxury on a budget in Kent!
Prices starting from just £1000.
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11. The Rosendale, South London
A standard night out in London may cost you around £200, while a wedding at the Rosendale will barely set you back. Sounds like a good deal to us. Besides, this is no back-alley boozer. The Rosendale is classic, modern and clean.
With private rooms to hire and an award-winning bar, you can’t go too far wrong with this budget wedding venue. Hosting your wedding here will give you a fun and friendly atmosphere whilst also saving your pennies!
Prices starting at £28 per head.
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12. Codrington Arms, Yate
Looking for a friendly, warm and inviting atmosphere for your wedding? Look no further than the Codrington Arms. Traditional is the word that springs to mind for this budget wedding venue but that doesn’t mean that you’ll have to compromise on quality. With excellent food, exclusive use and a well-stocked bar- you can’t go far wrong.
The Codrington Arms cater for both intimate and slightly larger receptions and the layout means none of your guests are ever too far away from the bar- what more could you want?
Contact for price enquiries.
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13. Radisson Blu, Leeds
The benefit of hosting your wedding at Radisson Blu is that you can have both your ceremony and reception at one location. And, once the party is over, your guests can opt to stay in the countless rooms offered there. No one has to worry about getting there or back and everyone is free to simply enjoy their day. A win-win situation if you ask me.
While the Radisson Blu’s interior screams luxury, the price is affordable and differs depending on the size of your wedding party. Contact them and request negotiation and you’ll have the perfect venue for your big day!
Prices start from just £55 per head.
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14. Dyffryn Springs, South Wales
While the final price of this venue might not seem cheap, there are certain ways around this at Dyffryn Springs. So if you’re looking for a smaller, intimate wedding, this venue is an absolute steal. There is an opportunity to pay your fee in smaller payments of £500 throughout the year meaning Dyffryn actually comes out a lot cheaper than expected!
With a rustic charm and brilliant views of nature, this budget wedding venue brings out your inner farmer. For the price, it’s an absolute dream!
Prices starting from just £250 per table.
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15. Camp Katur, North Yorkshire
Looking for a fun festival vibe? Camp Katur is the venue for you. What makes this venue so great is their flexibility and all budgets are accounted for here. It is cheap to hire this beautiful, fun wedding venue and the rest is up to you! So whether you want to keep it budget-friendly or splash a bit of extra luxury- you have full control! With 17 bedrooms, a fun and rustic atmosphere this is the perfect budget wedding venue for you and your guests.
Price just £1500 for full hire.
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16. Old Palace, Chester
The entire hire of Old Palace might sound too steep for your tight-budget wedding, but this is actually very reasonable when you consider the grandeur and historical features that are echoed throughout this house. Old Palace Chester are also known for their cost-saving deals.
As from the date of this feature they’re offering up to £1000 off of weddings booked on certain dates. It is always worth checking out the offers displayed on For Better For Worse!
Prices starting from £2580.
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17. Peruga at Woodheys, Stockport
Peruga at Woodheys is the perfect romantic setting for a wedding of any size or budget. The personalisation you can have at this venue is absolutely unmatched. With 40 years of wedding experience, the venue will provide you with an expert service that’ll make your big day memorable. Most importantly, there are panoramic views of the Cheshire countryside which means your wedding photos will be truly stunning.
Prices just £20-£100 per head.
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18. Ness Gardens, Liverpool
This is the venue for couples looking for an enchanting wedding. Situated in 64 acres of beautiful grounds, Ness Gardens is like something out of a film- the very definition of opulence on a budget. Slightly unique and stunning- this is the perfect budget wedding venue for you and your guests.
Prices starting at just £300 an hour.
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19. Cley Windmill, Norfolk
Norfolk or the Netherlands? Cley Windmill is cheap to hire, which will be music to your ears when you see the setting. It is enchanting and personal- only a stone’s throw away from the coast and perfect for intimate affairs. This budget wedding venue feels anything but.
Prices starting at just £1500 for full hire.
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20. Minterne House, Dorset
While this might be at the upper end of the budget wedding venue market, Minterne House is an absolute steal. Manor houses are generally more expensive, but luckily for us, this is a reasonable price for the enchanting experience you’ll undoubtedly get. Having previously been the home of Winston Churchill, you can’t go far wrong here.
Prices starting at just £2500.
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21. 1885 The Venue, West Yorkshire
Yorkshire is epitomised in 1855 The Venue. Classic, traditional, stone-walled and friendly- nothing encompasses what it means to be a Northerner more than this. With packages offered to personalise your day, the food and drink here are unmatched. You and your guests are bound to dance the night away.
Prices starting at £2500 for full hire.
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22. Prestonfield House, Edinburgh and Lothian
With winter budget-friendly packages, Prestonfield House is the perfect location for couples looking for a budget-friendly wedding. Since 1687, this venue has been the most talked about and fashionable place to be. The perfect way to add a touch of elegance whilst still being affordable.
Couples can personalise the wedding to themselves, whether you’re after an intimate candle-lit reception or a big family affair with gorgeous dancefloor, they really cater for all at Prestonfield.
Prices starting at £75 per person.
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23. The Bridge Hotel and Spa, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Hotel and Spa offers luxury on a budget. Relaxation and elegance are at the heart of their venue and with exclusive hire being completely budget-friendly, you can’t go far wrong. The affordable wedding venue is set in the heart of the countryside meaning the surroundings are tranquil and perfect for your wedding photos!
Prices starting at just £900 for exclusive hire.
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24. Slaugham Place, West Sussex
Slaugham Place is simply stunning. Your ceremony will be amongst Elizabethan ruins and surrounded by stunning scenery. With wedding hire starting cheap, you are sure to have an enchanting wedding in this mysterious location! Perfect for pictures and truly magical- this budget wedding venue will provide you with a memorable day for sure.
Prices starting at just £1700 for exclusive hire.
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25. The Worthing Dome, Worthing
Affordability is at the heart of The Worthing Dome. This budget wedding venue has a sense of nostalgia, as no doubt many of the nearby residents remember childhood trips there. If you are wishing to permeate this warm feeling through your big day, look no further than here. Unique, beautiful and perfect for wedding photos!
Prices starting from just £155.
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26. Mannings Heath Golf and Wine Estate, West Sussex
Mannings Health, Golf and Wine Estate is the perfect venue to inject elegance and luxury into your big day while still maintaining a tight budget. The interiors are just as impressive as the green surroundings meaning you won’t be short for ideas for wedding photos. With packages also offering food and drink, everything you could possibly need is located in one, perfect spot.
Prices starting at just £1500 for exclusive hire.
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27. The Fox & Goose Inn on Pudding Pie Hill, Derbyshire
The Fox & goose Inn on Pudding Pie Hill is an absolute steal. Named after an ancient Viking board game played by monks who used to reside there, the budget wedding venue is steeped in history, even giving the guests a chance to play the boardgame themselves.
Just stand outside and revel in the views of green idyllic hills surrounding you. It is the perfect wedding venue for you and your guests and it is sure to create a memorable day for all.
Prices starting at just £300.
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28. Cornish Tipi Weddings, Cornwall
Giving your day a fun festival vibe, Cornish Tipi Weddings is a steal. Think Glastonbury- but cleaner. The same amount of enjoyment but with luxury mixed in to make sure your day is memorable, unique and stunning. Also perfect for summer!
For those who believe that a fun and warm atmosphere should be at the heart of a wedding, whilst still sticking to budget, this is the perfect wedding venue for you.
Prices starting at just £550.
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29. The Gardeners Country Inn, Hull
There are few budget wedding venues that could start pricing as low as this while still being charming, fun and welcoming but The Gardeners Country Inn really takes the biscuit. Think exposed wooden beams in the heart of the Yorkshire countryside and you’ll get this wedding venue. Rustic, rural and yet still absolutely charming. You can’t go far wrong here for the inviting atmosphere and even more impressive price.
Prices starting at just £295.
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30. Wynyard Hall Hotel, County Durham
The price for this venue seems hardly believable when you first see the grandeur of the towering pillars at the entrance of this stately home. Wynyard Hall Hotel sits in the heart of County Durham and is sure to leave your guests speechless by the sheer luxury and opulence of the location. The best bit? It’s a budget wedding venue!
Take a walk through the historic halls and marvel in the beauty of the Hall, sure to create a memorable impression on all of your guests and will produce the best wedding photos- all for an affordable price!
Prices starting at just £99 per person.
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