UK celebrity wedding hotspots

Published date: 30th September 2019 | Author: Hollie Bond

We’re all a little curious about the lives of the rich and famous so we’ve put together a list of top celebrity hotspots across the UK where some beloved star couples tied the knot.

If you’re still deciding where to host your wedding, take some inspiration from these fabulous celebrity venues. You can be sure they are well versed in throwing a spectacular wedding and know how to make a bride feel like royalty on their big day!

Kew Gardens, West London

Celebrity couple: Fearne Cotton & Jesse Wood

It’s no wonder that many flock to Kew’s unique and awe-inspiring venue for their wedding. For a truly quintessential garden gathering look no further than Kew gardens. The iconic Orangery has high ceilings, grand arched windows and the room is filled with natural light.

Within a beautiful setting of 300 acres of botanical gardens, you can be assured that you and your guests will never forget your experience at Kew.

Singer Katie Melua’s and superbike racer James Toseland also chose this beautiful venue to host their special day.

Rushton Hall Hotel & Spa, Northamptonshire

Celebrity Couple: Emma Griffiths & Matt Willis

Fabulous TV presenter Emma Griffiths and Busted singer, Matt Willis tied the knot at Rushton Hall in Northamptonshire. Hostess with mostest star Emma Willis has years of experience presenting for The Voice and Big Brother, so we can be sure she knows a thing or two about throwing one killer wedding celebration. The stunning hotel and spa is offers luxurious accommodation with 45 elegant bedrooms furnished with four poster beds and fine antiques. The cosy surroundings of this historical building nestled in 25 acres of immaculate grounds and splendid 16th century grounds will have your guests swooning.


Eastnor Castle, Herefordshire

Celebrity Couple: Davina McCall & Matthew Robertson

One of the most glamourous high-profile weddings of the millennium summer was the marriage of original Big Brother presenter Davina McCall to Matthew Robertson, presenter of Pet Rescue. The beautiful day took place at Eastnor Castle and was attended by a number of famous faces including singer, Danni Minogue and radio personality, Zoe Ball.

The dramatic, fairytale castle is situated in a 5000-acre estate in Malvern Hills surrounded by a lake, deer park and arboretum, with magnificent views of the rolling Herefordshire countryside. If you’re looking for an indoor soiree, the castle offers a stunning atmosphere with moody and gothic architecture to set the tone for a magical day. For an outdoor celebration, you and your guests can enjoy a drinks reception on the Upper Terrace, overlooking the sparkling lake in all of its elegance.

Woburn Abbey Estate, Bedfordshire

Celebrity Couple: Geri Halliwell & Christian Horner

British girl band singers, Geri Halliwell of the Spice Girls and Frankie Sandford of the Saturdays both chose Woburn Abbey as their wedding venue of choice and it’s pretty clear why! On top of 28 acres of stunning award-winning gardens and 3000 acres of deer park, Woburn Abbey has a plenty of options to choose from to host both your wedding reception and ceremony. Your spoilt for choice at Woburn with the elegant Sculpture Gallery, the luxurious Woburn Hotel or for an alternative setting you can host your celebration at the Safari Lodge set in Woburn Safari Park!

Ms. Geri Halliwell and Formula One racer Christian Horner opted for a marquee ceremony amongst the lush green countryside views, whilst Frankie Sandford wed former premiership footballer Wayne Bridge inside the abbey and retreated outdoors for their reception.

Stapleford Park, Leicestershire

Celebrity Couple: Abbey Clancy & Peter Crouch

After a five-year relationship, high profile footballer-WAG couple Abbey Clancy and Peter Crouch chose to wed in the picturesque Church of St Mary Magdalene on the estate grounds. The stunning couple then held their reception and lavish dinner in the bright and airy Orangery with around 120 family and friends.

Stapleford Park country house is one of England’s most romantic venues set in the Leicestershire countryside. The historic country house and stunning landscaped grounds, designed by Capability Brown, offer a truly magical location for your wedding day.

With a Clarity Spa on the grounds, the location is also an ideal setting to unwind and receive some pre-wedding pampering!


Written by

Hollie Bond

Hollie is a lifestyle journalist with over ten years’ experience working in the wedding industry as Lifestyle Editor for You & Your Wedding magazine Also a Regional Editor for Muddy Stilettos, Hollie has written for Square Meal magazine, Family History Monthly, BBC History magazine and Homes & Antiques. In her spare time you can find Hollie in a dance studio practising ballet…

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