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Given more than half the county is an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, you can be pretty sure that somewhere near any wedding venue you choose in Dorset there will be a lovely spot for a stroll to calm the nerves or clear the head, and for your photos of course. ..Show More

This is after all the county of the Jurassic Coast, the Purbeck Hills, Stour and Frome Valleys, and Dorset Downs. But the county is not just romantic countryside and sandy shoreline: Bournemouth, Poole and Christchurch come together to form a city by the sea, and a fine one at that. We have a long and varied list of venues in Dorset, and are confident you can find one to suit you perfectly. ..Show Less

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The Green House

The Green House

The Green house is a stunning wedding venue providing attention to detail and luxury that is unrivalled in Bournemouth. We cater for wedding breakfasts of up to 70 guests inside (we can cater for higher numbers in a marquee on our lawn) and evening receptions to 100. We are able.. read more

Bournemouth

Symondsbury Estate

Symondsbury Estate

Crepe Farmhouse Our elegant and secluded farmhouse in a tranquil setting is an ideal location for a stylish wedding and also provides accommodation for guests. Creep Farmhouse is surrounded by trees and lawns, and the attractive garden arbour offers the perfect setting for an intimate country wedding. The house is decorated.. read more

Bridport

Salterns Harbourside Hotel

Salterns Harbourside Hotel

Salterns Hotel is set within 14 acres of private marina and in an area famous for its history and outstanding natural beauty. The difference at Salterns is that you are special. And we know it. For this reason we have a dedicated wedding co-ordinator to go with you from the.. read more

Poole

Mapperton House & Gardens

Mapperton House & Gardens

Say ‘I do’ in a stunning pocket of plush Dorset countryside, next to the nation’s finest manor house, sip Champagne with your loved ones overlooking formal gardens and water features, and dine al fresco on the lawn. At Mapperton, your wedding will be effortlessly elegant and unforgettable. Mapperton is an enchanting.. read more

Beaminster

Kingston Country Courtyard

Kingston Country Courtyard

At Kingston Country Courtyard we specialise in weddings designed to meet your own specific needs, formal or informal. Our 16th century Purbeck stone barn, which can seat up to 130 guests, is licenced for civil ceremonies and has a fully stocked bar attached and a music licence until midnight. The catering.. read more

Corfe Castle

Mortons House Hotel

Mortons House Hotel

Built in 1590 in the shape of an 'E' to honour Queen Elizabeth I, Mortons House provides a perfect setting for your special day. The manor is located in picturesque Corfe Castle in the heart of the Isle of Purbeck. The oak panelled drawing room is a beautiful room.. read more

Corfe Castle

Weymouth and Portland Sailing Academy

Weymouth and Portland Sailing Academy

From the moment you arrive our aim is provide you with a day to remember. Whether you are planning to hold a wedding reception, wedding ceremony or both, we are the ideal venue. Our experienced and courteous staff are here to deliver a first class service to make it.. read more

Portland

Lulworth Castle & Park

Lulworth Castle & Park

The best wedding venues in Dorset, Lulworth Castle and Lulworth Courtyard - two elegant and unusual venues for your wedding, wedding reception and celebrations. With breakthtaking views across the Purbeck countryside towards the Jurassic Coast both venues are available for your exclusive use. Set in 12,000 acres of spectacular parkland Lulworth Castle.. read more

Wareham

Larmer Tree Gardens

Larmer Tree Gardens

Experience Something Different The Larmer Tree is set in the heart of the Cranborne Chase, an area of outstanding natural beauty on the Wiltshire/ Dorset border, well away from the hustle and bustle of busy modern life. Created by General Augustus Pitt Rivers in 1880 the Larmer Tree is an extraordinary.. read more

Shaftesbury

The Norfolk

The Norfolk

The Norfolk transforms into the perfect central Bournemouth location for formal and informal wedding breakfasts and intimate family celebrations within stepping distance of 9 churches. We are fully licensed for weddings and civil-partnerships to host your wedding ceremony. From blessings to renewing your vows, all ceremonies are special to us and.. read more

Bournemouth

The Orangery Suite

The Orangery Suite

Full of character and charm, The Orangery Suite is a stunning and affordable venue for intimate and personal wedding ceremonies and receptions. With exclusive use of the beautifully landscaped walled garden, The Orangery is an idyllic setting for a couple's special day. The light and airy room can accommodate 75 people to.. read more

Wimborne

The Tithe Barn

The Tithe Barn

The Tithe Barn is a 15th Century stone barn in a pretty, rural setting at Manor Yard in the quintessentially English village of Symondsbury in West Dorse. The magnificent Tithe Barn with its authentic stone walls and original vaulted beams is a magical space for weddings. The restoration work includes modern.. read more

Bridport

Crown Hotel

Crown Hotel

The Crown Hotel in Blandford is located in the heart of the Blackmore Vale in North Dorset. Boasting a stunning south facing walled garden with space for a marquee, its own bar, ceremony license, room for 150 wedding guests and space for a disco, it’s no surprise it is.. read more

Blandford Forum

Lyme Regis Golf Club

Lyme Regis Golf Club

Lyme Regis Golf Club is a stunning backdrop to your perfect wedding day. Located in Dorset with over 100 acres of beautiful parkland, landscapes and stunning views of the Jurassic Coast. Our venue offers a maximum capacity of 110 seated and 150 for the evening reception, a licensed bar, dance.. read more

Lyme Regis

Christchurch Harbour Hotel

Christchurch Harbour Hotel

There is nowhere more romantic to tie the knot in Dorset than Christchurch Harbour Hotel & Spa. Take your vows against a backdrop of breathtaking harbour views, overlooking Mudeford Quay and out towards Hengistbury Head. Our stunning waterfront location is the perfect setting for a wedding celebration. From our private.. read more

Christchurch

Woodmead Halls

Woodmead Halls

Are you looking for somewhere different for your Wedding Reception, at an affordable price? Would you like a venue you can tailor to your particular needs? Then the Woodmead Halls in Lyme Regis might be just the place for you as we can offer a prime location overlooking the magnificent.. read more

Lyme Regis

Alexandra Hotel

Alexandra Hotel

With stunning views overlooking pretty gardens and Lyme Regis Cobb, this historic venue offers the highest standards of accommodation and dining. Inside, beautifully styled rooms lend themselves to a relaxed and welcoming ambience, overlooking the wide sweep of Lyme Bay and the Jurassic Coast. All boasting sea views there are.. read more

Lyme Regis

Cranberries Hideaway

Cranberries Hideaway

Cranberries Hideaway is ideally situated in breathtaking surroundings, we have the perfect setting to create pure matrimonial magic. You can tie the knot in our dedicated wedding pagoda for a beautiful outdoor ceremony overlooking the sea and surrounding countryside.We do hold a civil ceremony license for civil ceremonies and civil.. read more

Axminster

Springhead Mill

Springhead Mill

Situated in the picturesque Dorset village of Fontmell Magna, surrounded by the most stunning country landscape, Springhead’s mill and lakeside gardens promise a truly romantic setting for either an intimate wedding of up to 50 guests in the Mill or 100 using a marquee on the lakeside lawn. Couples.. read more

Shaftesbury

Kingston Maurward House

Kingston Maurward House

Set in the heart of the Dorset countryside Kingston Maurward’s 17th Century House and Gardens are an idyllic location for the perfect wedding. Discover the tranquil, peaceful and intimate setting, beautifully situated with a scenic lake, extensive lawns and formal gardens providing the ideal backdrop to a wonderful day. With.. read more

Dorchester

Highcliffe Castle

Highcliffe Castle

Rising Majestically from its cliff top location overlooking Christchurch Bay and The Isle of Wight, Highcliffe Castle sits on a magnificent 14 acre parkland surrounded by landscaped gardens with stunning coastal views.A gentle footpath leads down to a glorious sandy beach, setting a magical backdrop to your special day. Whether your dream.. read more

Christchurch

Stockbridge Farm Barn

Stockbridge Farm Barn

Unlimited potential for all kinds of social functions and special events - from an idyllic wedding in this magic corner of Dorset to Medieval Banquets as well as anniversary and birthday parties and exhibitions. Stockbridge Farm Barn is situated four miles south of Sherborne, with its historic abbey. It is set.. read more

Sherborne

Portland Castle

Portland Castle

This lovely 16th-century castle set beside the shimmering sea has superb views across Portland Harbour. With a choice of ceremony rooms inside this unusual fan-shaped castle, a marquee site for a stylish wedding reception and the castle’s lovely contemporary garden, Portland Castle is the perfect venue for a unique.. read more

Portland

Southover House

Southover House

The house is an excellent venue for wedding receptions. Parties for a maximum of 48 people can be held within the house. Some 36 guests can be seated in the panelled dining room and 48 guests can be seated in the large party room. Larger receptions will require a.. read more

Dorchester

Knighton House

Knighton House

Nestled in the rolling Dorset hills lies Knighton House, a stunning Georgian manor house surrounded by woodland and meadows offering complete privacy and exclusivity for your special day. With a selection of indoor and outdoor civil ceremony areas, the elegant Portman Suite with formal dining seating for up to ninety.. read more

Blandford Forum

Symondsbury Manor

Symondsbury Manor

Symondsbury Manor in West Dorset will provide you with the perfect wedding venue for your special day. This enchanting coastal Manor house set in two acres of gardens will provide you and your wedding guests with an enjoyable and memorable day. Symondsbury offers weekend hire including accommodation for your wedding guests.. read more

Bridport

Victorian Barn

Victorian Barn

Set in the beautiful Dorset countryside is a hidden gem, The Victorian Barn – The Wedding Venue of Dorset, providing a wonderful idyllic setting for your Wedding day. Within the barn is The Osborne Hall where you can celebrate in style your special day. The Osborne Hall is spacious, light,.. read more

Blandford Forum

Minterne House

Minterne House

We are delighted to welcome you to Minterne House, home of the Churchill and Digby families since 1620. It is our pleasure to share with you this magnificent house, its history and unique gardens that lie in this tranquil valley setting in the heart of Dorset. Minterne House & Gardens offer.. read more

Dorchester

Coppleridge Inn

Coppleridge Inn

The Coppleridge inn is a stunning country retreat, set in 15 acres of meadows and woodland, overlooking unbroken views of the Blackmore Vale. The Coppleridge has been offering wedding services for over 20 years and the team here have a wealth of knowledge and experience to help make your special day,.. read more

Shaftesbury

Milton Abbey

Milton Abbey

Milton Abbey is a truly magnificent setting for weddings and civil ceremonies located in one of Dorset’s most beautiful locations, offering a complete package in one location for your special day. The stunning on-site Abbey church, founded by King Athelstan in 934, is available for Church of England wedding ceremonies.. read more

Blandford Forum

Hotel Miramar

Hotel Miramar

For romance, style and elegance, Bournemouth’s Hotel Miramar offers you the perfect wedding venue for your perfect day. Enjoying an enviable reputation, Hotel Miramar is one of Dorset’s premier wedding venues catering for marriages, civil partnerships and celebrations, located in an a beautiful cliff top location in Bournemouth. Whether you are.. read more

Bournemouth

Chaffeymoor Grange

Chaffeymoor Grange

Situated in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, with far reaching views across the Blackmore Vale, Chaffeymoor Grange offers a magical and unforgettable venue for your wedding celebrations. We have no rigid formula and aim to be as flexible as possible, giving you the opportunity to create your own bespoke.. read more

Gillingham

The Grange at Oborne

The Grange at Oborne

The Grange is not part of a chain, it is a small privately owned and family run hotel. We will meet with you as often as you wish in the run-up to your wedding. We will be there along the way to offer our advice and expertise and together, we.. read more

Sherborne

Weymouth Pavilion

Weymouth Pavilion

Weymouth Pavilion is fully licensed for marriages and with its superb location next to the beach and bay offers an ideal place to spend your special day. All the rooms enjoy stunning views and there is a first floor balcony perfect for photographs with the sea and cliffs providing a.. read more

Weymouth

Cottonwood Boutique Hotel

Cottonwood Boutique Hotel

Our hotels offer the perfect wedding venue with decadent and boutique décor, grand chandeliers and set within peaceful and beautiful gardens overlooking the sea. With a choice of flexible stylish function rooms we can cater for small and intimate parties of 10 to larger events of 150 with bespoke packages as.. read more

Bournemouth

The Rnli College

The Rnli College

The RNLI College is a stylish, contemporary venue set in a beautiful waterside location in Poole, offering you a stunning backdrop to your wedding celebrations and those all important photographs. We are licensed to hold marriage and civil partnership ceremonies and we are proud to offer a range of packages.. read more

Poole

Custom House

Custom House

Custom House is a beautiful backdrop for a Dorset wedding. The sweeping Georgian staircase outside uniquely sets the scene as your guests arrive, providing views of the harbour and the quay side boats whilst you all celebrate with a first glass of Champagne! Inside, The Dining Room provides an elegant atmosphere.. read more

Poole

Farmer Palmers

Farmer Palmers

Perfect for festival-style weddings that last a whole weekend. Pitch a tent and celebrate! Farmer Palmer’s is a Dorset treasure - most parents will be familiar with the farm park in Poole, with its rolling farmland and animals, but did you know that you can now have your wedding reception there.. read more

Poole

Riviera Hotel

Riviera Hotel

Take your wedding vows against the open skies and clear blue waters of Alum Chine beach. Sip Champagne on our poolside terrace and head down to the beach for breath taking photos or the stunning Alum Chine Bridge. Licensed for Civil Marriages and Civil Partnerships | Can cater up to.. read more

Bournemouth

Greyhound Inn

Greyhound Inn

The Greyhound is a unique venue overlooking the magical ruins of Corfe Castle. Most couples choose to have photographs taken in and around the castle with splendid and historical views. The venue offers Informal garden packages presented in a rustic style and simply delicious food made by rosette trained chefs. Added benefits.. read more

Corfe Castle

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