30 Stunning Wedding Venues in Wales
Published date: 27th January 2022 | Author: Caitlin Martin
NB: To help you browse our best suggestions we have included some third party links. Some purchases made through these links may earn us a commission to help keep our blogs and offers current and up to date. Thanks for your support!
Wales is known for its rugged coastline and beautiful national parks, with so many amazing views on offer, it’s the perfect place for your wedding. Expect venues surrounded by nature and locations steeped in history. Here are our top 30 wedding venues in Wales!
Oldwalls Gower is nestled within 50 acres of countryside, owned by the luxury wedding venue specialists, Oldwalls Collection. This amazing wedding venue is located in Britain’s first designated area of outstanding natural beauty and has nearby beaches for a post-ceremony photoshoot. This welsh wedding venue has luxury accommodation, is exclusive use, is licensed for a civil ceremony, has onsite catering and can host up to 300 of your friends and family. What’s not to love!
Henblas Country Park
Henblas Country Park is another amazing countryside wedding venue. It is surrounded by 77 acres of Welsh farmland and is a family-owned, luxury wedding venue. The recently renovated wedding barn dates back to 1811 and offers a tranquil environment to exchange your vows. Henblas is exclusive use, has onsite accommodation and can host up to 250!
The Marquee at Ridgeway Golf Club
The Marquee at Ridgeway Golf Club is set in 4 miles of grounds and would be perfect for any golf enthusiasts! The modern marquee is decorated beautifully, creating a truly magical environment for your ceremony and reception. This venue even offers you transport to your wedding a brand new S Class Mercedes if you choose the gold package. This wedding venue in Wales is exclusive use, has onsite catering and holds up to 130 of your nearest and dearest. We think the marquee is beautiful!
The Marquee at Ridgeway prides itself on it’s award winning customer service, attention to detail and value for money, making it the perfect choice for your special day. Our all-inclusive packages take all the stress of planning your day away.
In these worrying times we understand that couples may be concerned about booking their wedding with the risks of cancellation or restrictions being imposed due to Covid, but with our Cast Iron Covid Guarantee, your wedding is in safe hands.
Don’t leave your wedding to chance, leave it to Ridgeway.
Bill @ Ridgeway Golf Club
This award-winning wedding venue in South Wales could be the perfect wedding venue for you. It is set in manicured gardens with views of the River Usk and the Pen Y Fan Mountain range, a beautiful backdrop for your wedding photos. The Georgian Ballroom is where your reception will be hosted and the decor can be tailored to your specific requirements. There’s even an in-house florist to make your wedding preparations easier. Peterstone Court is exclusive use, has onsite catering and has onsite accommodation.
Sant Ffraed House
Another amazing venue from the Oldwalls Collection, Sant Ffraed House. This picturesque Grade II listed country house is nestled within 14 acres of the amazing Welsh countryside. This wedding venue offers a reception and ceremony space for at least 150 guests, on-site accommodation, on-site catering, two bars and an evening entertainment space for you and your guests. I bet you can’t wait to explore the beautiful grounds!
Myddfai Community Hall
Myddfai Community Hall is a unique wedding venue in West Wales with stunning scenery which is surely part of your dream wedding. This is a modern yet traditional venue with an experienced wedding team just waiting to make your dreams come true. This venue is exclusive use, has a church nearby, has buffet meal facilities and can host up to 140 people. There’s even a stage if you choose to have a live band!
‘unique, affordable, country venue’
Lesley @ Myddfai
Cwrt Bleddyn Hotel & Spa
Cwrt Bleddyn Hotel is a historic manor house with a civil ceremony licence that also hosts renewals of vows. This historic building is surrounded by 50 acres of rolling landscape and it even has a spa for pre-wedding day relaxation. The team at this venue can help you with all of your wedding planning and the backdrop is sure to provide stunning wedding photographs. Here you will find onsite accommodation, onsite catering, DJ facilities and it can host up to 200 guests.
Celtic Manor Resort
If you love a view of the beautiful Welsh countryside, this could be your dream wedding venue. Celtic Manor Resort holds a civil ceremony licence for an array of onsite locations, meaning you’re spoilt for choice. Intimate gatherings are best at the Hunter Lodges or there’s the stunning Rooftop Terrace plus more options for you to choose from. This venue is exclusive use, has onsite accommodation, onsite catering and can host a whopping 800 guests! Perfect for a big wedding.
The Glyn Clydach
The Glyn Clydach is a perfect wedding venue if you love the countryside. Nestled within 15 acres of private grounds, this wedding venue in South Wales offers indoor and outdoor ceremonies with over 30 years of experience hosting weddings. Be sure to enjoy the luxurious Bridal Suite whilst your close family and friends enjoy the six ensuite bedrooms available onsite. This venue is exclusive use, has onsite accommodation and holds up to 250 guests. Now you can start looking forward to your wedding ceremony!
The Quay Hotel & Spa
This North Wales wedding venue is just a stone’s throw away from Snowdonia National Park. You’ll find a great choice of wedding breakfast and accommodation packages here, the Quay Hotel & Spa is fast becoming one of the region’s most exclusive and desirable Wedding Venues. Enjoy your stay in one of the amazing honeymoon suites before enjoying married life together! This wedding venue is exclusive use, has onsite accommodation and hosts up to 240 of your loved ones.
Nant Gwrthern is an amazing venue for your wedding day, it is managed by a registered charity and has its own mile-long beach and access for cars or coaches by a private road. The recent £4 million refurbishments of the listed cottages means this venue provides 5-star hotel standard accommodation for up to 130 guests, perfect if you’re having a large wedding. The venue has its own chapel for religious wedding ceremonies, or civil ceremonies can be held in a choice of two function rooms with a choice of either sea or mountain views. How dreamy!
Tyn Dwr Hall
This is a beautiful destination wedding venue in Wales, ideal for country couples or city brides and grooms, with plenty of accommodation for your loved ones to stay after the party’s over. Tyn Dwr Hall is one of the more unique wedding venues in North Wales and it makes wedding planning less stressful when you know you have a wedding to look forward to here! The venue is exclusive use and hosts up to 150.
This Grade II Listed Georgian House could be the perfect wedding venue for you, nestled in the beautiful Welsh countryside. Fairyhill offers two attractive bars as well as luxurious accommodation for your guests. Your wedding reception and ceremony will be sure to impress in the stunning K room, a modern glass space with panoramic countryside views. This venue has onsite accommodation, onsite catering, is exclusive use and can host up to 150 of your nearest and dearest. We would love to get married here!
This unique wedding venue in South Wales is far from a city wedding! Live out your fairytale fantasies as you marry in a Welsh Castle that dates back to the 17th century. The Grade I listed Hensol Castle sits within a breathtaking estate and includes a 15-acre lake and serpentine pond. There’s plenty of space here to enjoy a quiet moment with your new husband or wife before partying all night at your wedding reception. This venue is exclusive use, has onsite accommodation, onsite catering and can host up to 180 people. All you need now is your princess wedding dress!
Craig-y-nos Castle in Swansea is situated in the beautiful Brecon Beacons near Swansea. This historic castle boasts beautiful views for your ceremony and wedding breakfast. For your evening celebrations, head to the dance floor in the Music Room or for guests that would rather relax they can head to the Patti Bar & Nicolini Lounge. This venue can host civil marriage ceremonies for up to 130 people in this idyllic venue. It’s exclusive use, has onsite accommodation and onsite catering to complete your Welsh countryside wedding.
De Courceys Manor
This South Wales wedding venue could be the perfect venue for you! Situated in the glorious Welsh countryside is De Courceys Manor, family-owned and managed since 2010. This hidden gem has a selection of beautiful rooms for civil ceremonies such as the Floral room that features stunning chandeliers, giving it hat luxurious hotel feel. This venue is exclusive use, has onsite accommodation and onsite catering. It could be the perfect setting for your wedding!
Situated in the stunning Welsh countryside, Cyfarthfa Castle is exclusively yours with a spectacular view of the valley and town of Merthyr Tydfil and directly overlooks the beautiful Cyfarthfa Lake. As this venue only hosts one wedding per day, you will be in the spotlight for up to 50 of your closest family and friends. This venue has onsite car parking and a church nearby for those that prefer a religious ceremony. Get ready for those stunning views!
The Secret Garden
This wedding venue set in Pendoylan could be the perfect backdrop to your celebrations. The Secret Garden allows your ceremony to take place in either the barn, courtyard or balcony, depending on your preference and party size. Your wedding reception takes place in the marquee where guests can dance until they’re tired then head to the onsite accommodation. This venue is exclusive use, has onsite catering, onsite accommodation and can host up to 150 of your loved ones. Such beautiful grounds!
Pentre Mawr Country House
Pentre Mawr Country House in North Wales offers couples the chance to let their imaginations run wild! Fancy a fairground wedding? Why not, it’s happened here before! We think the pagoda could be the perfect setting for you to exchange vows, especially on a sunny day. This venue is exclusively yours, has onsite accommodation, onsite catering and hosts up to 150.
Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama
Looking for somewhere interesting to host your civil ceremony? The Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama could be the perfect wedding venue in Wales for you. Situated on the river, this venue is modern and airy for the couple that isn’t keen on a country house. This award-winning wedding venue has a stunning entrance hall that can accommodate up to 250 guests for evening celebrations with an area for a live band or DJ to get the party started. It’s exclusively yours and has onsite catering!
The Vale Resort
This South Wales wedding venue can suit varying civil ceremonies, from large celebrations to intimate gatherings. Surrounded by picturesque Welsh countryside and landscaped gardens, The Vale Resort is truly diverse depending on the budget and size of your wedding. After enjoying your wedding celebrations, head to the luxury bedrooms to relax. This venue can accommodate up to 400 guests!
Stradey Park Hotel
This award-winning Welsh wedding venue helps you plan your big day down to the finest details. There are colour changing chandeliers, delicious wedding menus and even a red carpet for your arrival! Stradey Park Hotel has onsite accommodation and can host up to 300 of your guests. This venue is perfect for a detail-orientated couple that loves the Welsh countryside!
Holly Hollows Weddings
This countryside wedding venue has a variety of different wedding packages to suit different budgets and onsite accommodation in the glamping pods and treehouse. Hollyhollows is set in an acre and a half of grounds with a woodland area and stunning stone barn. This countryside venue specialises in intimate weddings of up to 45 guests!
In the heart of the Usk valley, you’ll find Woodbank House, a boutique venue that could provide the perfect backdrop to your big day. As the venue is exclusive to you, you’ll be able to use the 20 acres surrounding the house as you wish. There is even onsite accommodation so your guests don’t have to worry about where to stay!
Looking for a castle wedding venue fit for a princess? Look no further than Cardiff Castle. There are tailor-made wedding packages for your big day, a choice of delicious menus and the castle can host up to 150 of your guests. The dedicated functions team at Cardiff Castle can help with many elements of wedding planning, even sourcing wedding favours!
Whatever type of wedding you’re planning, Dorlands Barn will be able to make you happy. The landscaped gardens offer younger guests the opportunity to play outside while the beautiful views offer the perfect picture opportunities for the grown-ups. There’s also onsite accommodation that sleeps up to 31 people. What’s not to love!
Lower House Farm
If you want to get married surrounded by meadows, orchards and beautiful streams, Lower House Farm might be the perfect Welsh wedding venue for you. The 17th-century barn is where you’ll exchange vows and celebrate all evening. Our favourite parts of this venue are the pizza oven and view of the Black Mountains.
Image: Eric Rene Penoy
Tall John's House
Ever wondered what it’d be like to have your own manor house? Now you can experience it for the day at the exclusive Tall John’s House in the heart of the Brecon Beacons. There’s antique furniture and lovely paintings to give your wedding a historic or even royal feel. Host up to 160 of your guests here!
Plas Dinam Country House
This country mansion is exclusively yours for the duration of your wedding. Plas Dinam Country House is located in Mid Wales, it has unique stables and a glass-roofed barn for your celebrations. This family-run wedding venue is sure to satisfy up to 160 of your friends and family!
Oak Tree Farm
A 13-acre smallholding, Oak Tree Farm is nestled in the Welsh Carmarthen countryside. This venue is truly tranquil, with a combination of grass and wildflower meadows, raised beds, flower borders, woodland gardens and walks, and a meandering stream. Perfect for the couple looking to exchange their vows under the Welsh sunshine!
We hope this list has helped inspire your search for a beautiful Welsh wedding venue, whether you choose a more modern manor or a historic castle! Happy planning.