East Midland Wedding Venues
I have been fortunate to photograph weddings at many East Midlands wedding venues over the last 11 years.
If you are looking for ideas for a wedding venue, please take a look at the small selection of some of the East Midlands wedding venues below. I will be updating this with more photos and links to blog posts as time goes by but if you have any questions on venues listed or not, please don’t hesitate to ask.
Nottinghamshire Wedding Venues
1. Norwood Park, Southwell
Norwood Park is an exclusive private country estate in Southwell, Nottinghamshire where you celebrate your civil ceremony and/or wedding reception. The interior and gardens throughout are stunning and you can’t help but fall in love with it. Rain or shine, there are plenty of beautiful backdrops for photos so you won’t need to worry about the British weather!
I’ve photographed many weddings at Norwood Park and have a sample wedding album to show couples who are getting married here.
Location: NG5 OPB
Link to website: https://www.norwoodpark.co.uk/
2. Old Vicarage Boutique Hotel, Southwell
The Old Vicarage Boutique Hotel in Southwell, Nottinghamshire is perfect for small intimate ceremonies and wedding receptions. The venue’s boutique styling flows throughout the whole of the venue. For summer ceremonies, you also have the option to use the outdoor bandstand for that continental feel to your wedding day.
I have a sample wedding album at this venue should you wish to have look at it.
Location: NG25 0NB
Link to website: https://www.vicarageboutiquehotel.co.uk/
3. Floral Media
Floral Media offers a relaxed setting for your wedding reception and is set within a beautiful countryside backdrop. The flowers grown here are stunning throughout the gardens. Steven and Paula are extremely friendly and will ensure you have an amazing day.
Location: NG23 6AQ
Link to website: https://www.floralmedia.co.uk
4. Cockcliffe Country House
Cockcliffe Country House is a refurbished 17th c Farmhouse on the outskirts of Nottingham. It provides a secluded setting for a wonderful wedding celebration. I have a sample wedding album should you wish to have a look at this but, in the meantime, please take a look at the links below. Location: NG5 8PQ Website: https://www.cch-hotel.co.uk Click here to view Leigh & Tom’s wedding
5. Holme Pierrepont Hall
Holme Pierrepont Hall is a Grade I listed Tudor Manor House it’s the perfect venue for weddings at any time of year with period features and romantic gardens. St. Edmunds Church is also next to the Hall so ideal if you are having your ceremony there as it’s walking distance to the Hall.
Location: NG12 2LD
6. Kelham House Southwell
Kelham House in Southwell caters for small and intimate weddings and larger weddings up to 150 guests. The venue has beautiful woodland gardens and and a vast garden area to enjoy your day.
Location: NG23 5QP
Link to website: https://www.kelhamhouse.co.uk
7. The Goosedale Nottingham
The Goosedale has a range of exclusive rooms that are picture perfect for the dream wedding:
It caters for large weddings and has a range of rooms available depending on the size of your wedding. I remember photographing a wedding here in 2009 with 300 in the day and additional guests in the evening. Set within acres of land it has beautiful gardens for your wedding photos.
Location: NG6 8UJ
Website Link: https://www.goosedale.uk
8. The Nottinghamshire
The Nottinghamshire is set within 340 acres of countryside and offers civil ceremonies and wedding receptions. The lovely wedding co-ordinators will ensure your wedding day is just the way you dreamed it would be.
Location: NG12 3HB
Link to website: thenottinghamshire.com
9. Rufford Abbey
Rufford Abbey is surrounded by park land, woodland, formal gardens and a lake. The Talbot Suite, on the first floor of Rufford Sawmill, provides a stylish venue for civil weddings or partnership ceremonies.
Location: NG22 9DF
Link to website: Rufford Abbey weddings
10. Wollaton Hall
Wollaton Hall is a stunning Grade I listed 16th-century Elizabethan mansion perfect for a picturesque wedding in the heart of Nottingham. The Great Hall provides a perfect backdrop for your wedding vows. After the ceremony, you and your guests can enjoy drinks and canapés in the Camellia House.
Location: NG8 2AE
Link to website: https://www.wollatonhall.org.uk/hire/weddings/
11. The Walled Gardens, Beeston Fields
The Walled Gardens is situated on the outskirts of Nottingham on a large parkland estate and offers both outdoor and indoor ceremonies.
Location: NG9 3DA
Lincolnshire Wedding Venues
12. Stubton Hall, Newark
Stubton Hall is another favourite wedding venue of mine. They can accommodate weddings of up to 200 guests inside their beautiful country house and it’s one of those venues which has plenty of photo opportunities whether it’s sunny or raining.
This is another venue where I have a sample wedding should you wish to have a look at it.
Location: NG23 5DD
13. Belvoir Castle
Belvoir Castle is spectacular venue both inside and outside. There’s so much choice for your wedding day for your ceremony, drinks reception and evening entertainment which you can find on Belvoir Castle’s website.
Location: NG32 1PA
Link to website: https://www.belvoircastle.com/castle-weddings/
14. Allington Manor
Allington Manor is a unique venue for civil weddings, partnerships and receptions. The stunning house and beautiful garden provide a grand setting for a relaxed and intimate celebration.
Location: NG32 2DH
15. Stoke Rochford Hall
Stoke Rochford Hall has stunning views. The interior has ornate mansion rooms and the gardens are vast with exceptional views.
Location: NG33 5EJ
Leicestershire Wedding Venues
16. Prestwold Hall
Prestwold Hall is in the heart of Leicestershire Wolds is a Grade 1 listed stately home as well as a private residence. This is another favourite of mine because it doesn’t matter what the weather is like, there are beautiful locations for photos inside and outside as well as some undercover spots so couples have the “outdoor look” for their portraits whilst shielding themselves from sunshine, wind or rain!
Location: LE12 5SQ
17. Mythe Barn
Mythe Barn is a beautiful rustic and contemporary wedding venue set amidst acres of Leicestershire countryside. With beautiful scenery it provides a fairytale wedding for couples.
Location: CV9 3PF
Link to website: www.mythebarn-weddings.co.uk