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Top 10 Last-Minute Venues For Your Spring/Summer 2024 Wedding

Author: Sue White

The average time couples spend planning a wedding might be 23.5 months, but that doesn’t mean you have to wait that long to get hitched. Read on for some brilliant last minute wedding offers…

If you’re looking to get married quickly and prefer the idea of a short engagement, you don’t have to settle for a second-rate venue that no-one else has booked. In fact, you’ll be delighted to hear that some of the most beautiful venues in the country often have last-minute dates and attractive budget-friendly offers that you can snap up.

To help you find the most gorgeous places to get married in spring or summer of 2024, we’ve compiled a list of the top 10 wedding venues around the UK that have last-minute availability. Whatever your style, and wherever you want to get married, you’ll find the perfect venue to suit. If you love the look of one of these venues don’t hang around though, because these dates will go faster than you can say “I do”.

Manor By The Lake, Gloucestershire

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If you thought a short engagement meant a grand country house wedding was out of the question, think again. The stunning Manor By The Lake on the outskirts of Cheltenham has some incredible special offers for 2024 weddings! Choose from £500 off your dream honeymoon or save a whopping £3,000! off your wedding celebrations if you snap up a mid-week date from them.

This stately, exclusive use wedding venue has the most beautiful setting and if the spring weather is on your side you will definitely want to make the most of the grounds and gardens – all 7 acres of them. And, as the name suggests, there’s a romantic lake as well as hidden pathways within the formal Italian gardens that make for a perfect backdrop to your wedding photos in spring and summer when the plants and flowers are at their prettiest.

You could even have an al fresco ceremony in the pretty pavilion. If it’s a colder day, don’t worry, because the manor is seriously impressive with a dramatic sweeping staircase, ornate wooden carved panels, stained glass windows and grand marble fireplaces, as well as plenty of flexible spaces to celebrate in. Have a look at the tempting spring wedding offers here.

BMA House, London

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Tucked away in Tavistock Square, London, BMA House stands as a captivating Grade II listed gem. Its neo-classical Palladian style boasts striking Portland Stone facades, grand Archways, imposing stone Corinthian Columns, and elegant Westmorland slate roofs. So if your an architectural lover, this spot is the perfect mix among the bustling city vibes.

The venue’s centerpiece is a picturesque courtyard adorned with a memorial fountain, while a serene private garden at the rear offers a tranquil outdoor space for drinks and photos. A space where Charles Dickens has said to of written some of his most famous romantic novels. Sounds like the perfect spot to write into your love story!

Couples booking for 2024 will enjoy a complimentary videographer, capturing their special day to cherish forever, a fabulous offer not to be missed.

Southdowns Manor, West Sussex

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When you started looking for last minute venues for your 2024 wedding you probably didn’t think you’d be able to say “I do” at an award-winning wedding venue. Amazingly though, Southdowns Manor, a charming country house in the heart of the South Downs National Park has a fabulous offer for mid-week weddings until 30th September this year, where you can have your dream wedding, based on 50 day guests for only £4,800!

If you choose this wedding venue you’ll have the entire place to host an exclusive and private wedding day, with multiple spaces to celebrate in, including the Sussex Room, the Conservatory and the Banqueting Suite. There are even fifteen bedrooms, including a honeymoon suite, so once your wedding day is over you can stay on site and enjoy even more celebrations with family and friends as you start your new life together the next morning.

Seckford Hall, Suffolk

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Nestled amidst the scenic Suffolk countryside, Seckford Hall Hotel and Spa exudes timeless elegance and charm. This historic Tudor mansion, dating back to the 16th century, offers a picturesque setting for weddings. With its striking timber-framed architecture, manicured gardens, and tranquil lake, Seckford Hall provides a romantic backdrop for exchanging vows and celebrating love.

If you say I-Do to a last-minute wedding here at Seckford Hall then you can take advantage of their fabulous offer that come with their fabulous 2024 Great Hall Collection, which includes complimentary decor and nights stay just to name a couple things!

Couples can choose from a variety of stunning indoor and outdoor spaces, including the Great Hall with its oak-panelled walls and grand fireplace, or the enchanting Victorian Bandstand overlooking the gardens. As a special touch, the hotel offers luxurious accommodation for the wedding party and guests, along with bespoke wedding packages tailored to create a truly memorable experience.

White Birch Manor, Worcestershire

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Tucked away in the serene beauty of The Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, White Birch Manor is a luxurious sanctuary where historical elegance meets modern-day opulence. Set amidst 7 acres of meticulously maintained gardens, orchards, and meadows, this Grade 2* listed manor house provides an idyllic setting for your wedding celebrations. With exclusive access to the house and its 10 exquisitely designed bedrooms, your special day becomes an intimate affair. Whether you choose to exchange vows in the enchanting indoor spaces or amidst the natural splendor of the outdoor gardens, White Birch Manor offers a personalised experience tailored to your unique love story.

And to make your celebration even more memorable, we’re delighted to offer a special 10% discount on accommodation for the Last Minute Summer Weekend Availability from Friday 5th to Monday 8th July 2024. Don’t miss the chance to create everlasting memories at White Birch Manor.

Wotton House, Surrey

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Award-winning venue Wotton House is an ideal 024 wedding venue with a range of options come rain or shine. On warmer spring wedding days you might want to take the most of the fabulous and unique temple that is set in a private walled Italian garden and licensed for outdoor weddings. Or perhaps you’d prefer to make the most of the majestic 17th century house with its delightful vaulted ceiling, centuries-old original fireplaces, chapel style library, and light and airy Evelyn Suite.

This wonderfully romantic wedding venue has currently got a winter wedding offer for those of you who would like to wed in winter. Along with many packages for all other remaining 2024 dates.

Trevenna, Cornwall

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Love the idea of a Cornish country wedding? Then look no further than Trevenna, a delightful wedding venue with an incredible 142 acres of countryside, making it seriously private and exclusive. It’s all about enjoying nature and the good life at this wedding day destination. Your wedding breakfast will be lovingly handmade using locally-sourced ingredients and the bars are well stocked with local ales, lagers, ciders and a range of spirits made in Cornwall.

Everything you need for a seriously special day is on site here – an atmospheric Threshing Barn for your ceremony, a light and airy Garden Venue and even beautiful accommodation on site. For a spring wedding, we love the idea of an outdoor wedding ceremony under the beautiful handmade wood and slate arbour with breathtaking Cornish views on a sunny day.

Woodhall Manor, Suffolk

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There are few places in spring as idyllic as Woodhall Manor’s enchanting walled garden to say your “I dos”. This historic red brick house near Suffolk’s heritage coast has it all – glorious landscaped gardens, indoor and outdoor ceremony and reception spaces, incredible food and 14 sumptuous rooms for staying over.

Plus, there are fabulous last-minute wedding offers at this charming country house and an experienced team of wedding planners on site to help turn around and plan your big day in no time at all. From unlimited prosecco, to perfectly crafted packages with everything included. This beautifully different, exclusive-use manor house can give you the wedding of your dreams from at little as £6,950! Don’t make love wait, get in touch with their award-winning weddings team today.


The Manor, West Yorkshire

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Nestled in the serene embrace of the Cockersdale Valley, The Manor beckons as a captivating venue for your West Yorkshire wedding. Enveloped by 170 acres of private parkland, this enchanting setting offers an idyllic backdrop for your celebration. From the versatile function room with its panoramic views to the dedicated wedding coordinators guiding your journey, every detail is meticulously crafted to bring your dream wedding to life. Amidst the splendor of West Yorkshire wildlife, capture cherished moments that will last a lifetime.

And with the exclusive 2024 special offer, saying ‘I do’ on a Friday comes with an irresistible 10% off total bookings.

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To conclude our list of exquisite wedding venues, we present Gosfield Hall, located in the scenic countryside of Halstead, Essex. This beautiful Georgian manor house boasts a rich history and offers a versatile space for weddings, from the grand Queen Charlotte’s Oak panelled gallery to the charming outdoor carriageway. The former ballroom of the Marquis of Buckingham sets the stage for an elegant reception meal, while multiple reception rooms provide ample space for guests to mingle. With exclusive use of the entire house, you can host up to 250 guests for an evening reception and party.

Take advantage of their special offer for 2024: All remaining dates are now available for just £9,995 for the Classical package for 60 guests, with a free upgrade included.

So, if you simply can’t wait another year to walk down the aisle with the love of your life, don’t let anyone say a last-minute wedding isn’t possible. In fact, last-minute weddings can work in your favour with plenty of amazing offers at gorgeous venues like these, meaning you can save money in the budget to put towards a fabulous honeymoon destination or lots of dreamy décor and entertainment extras. Just make the most of the wedding co-ordinators and events teams on site and be decisive and organised, and your last-minute spring 2024 wedding will be the most magical day of your lives.


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