East Midlands 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 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

bride and groom at east midlands wedding venue norwood park

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/

View Katherine and Matt’s wedding (rainy day)

View Caroline and Tom’s wedding (sunny day)

2. Old Vicarage Boutique Hotel, Southwell

bride and groom walking down aisle at east midlands wedding venue the old vicarage

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/

Read my extensive page on weddings at The Old Vicarage covering different weddings.   

3. Floral Media

bride and groom sitting on steps at east midlands wedding venue 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

Click her to view Siobhan and David’s wedding at Floral Media

4. Cockcliffe Country House

bride and groom kissing at east midlands wedding venue 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
 
 

5. Holme Pierrepont Hall

bride and groom at east midlands wedding venues holmepierrepont 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

Website: https://www.holmepierreponthall.com

Click here to view a wedding at Holme Pierrepont Hall

6. Kelham House Southwell

bride and groom at Kelham House

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

View Stella and Andy’s wedding on my blog 

7. The Goosedale Nottingham

bride and groom at east midlands wedding venue the goosedale

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

Link to Laura and Dan’s wedding

8. The Nottinghamshire

bride and groom at The Nottinghamshire with navy groomsmen throwing hats in air

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

View Katie and Jonathan’s wedding at The Nottinghamshire

Link to website: thenottinghamshire.com

9. Rufford Abbey

bride and groom at rufford abbey nottingham

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

View Becky & Lee’s wedding

10. Wollaton Hall

bride and groom in front of 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/

Click here to view Michelle and Vik’s wedding at Wollaton Hall

11. The Walled Gardens, Beeston Fields

bride and groom under pretty floral archway the walled gardens

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

Website: http://www.walledgardennottingham.co.uk/events/weddings/

Click here to view Kirsty & Mark’s wedding at The Walled Gardens 

Lincolnshire Wedding Venues

12. Stubton Hall, Newark

bride and groom at stubton hall intimate wedding photography nottingham

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

Website: http://www.stubtonhall.co.uk/weddings

Link to Elise and Phil’s wedding at Stubton Hall

Link to Chan and Adam’s wedding at Stubton Hall

13. Belvoir Castle

bride and groom in the pink room at 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/

View Vicky and Ed’s wedding at Belvoir Castle

14. Allington Manor

bride and groom kissing at 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

Website: https://www.allingtonmanor.co.uk

Link to Rachael and Jack’s wedding at Arlington Manor

15. Stoke Rochford Hall

bride and groom at Stock Rochford wedding venue

Stoke Rochford Hall has stunning views. The interior has ornate mansion rooms and the gardens are vast with exceptional views.

Location: NG33 5EJ

Website: https://www.stokerochfordhall.co.uk/weddings/

Link to Meriel and Donad’s wedding  Stock Rochford Hall

Leicestershire Wedding Venues

16. Prestwold Hall

bride and groom at prestwold hall gardens

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

Website: https://www.prestwold-hall.com

View Ellie and Duncan’s wedding at Prestwold Hall

View Jag and Jes’s wedding at Prestwold Hall

View Kate and Simon’s wedding at Prestwold Hall

17. Mythe Barn

bride and groom confetti shot at 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

View Charlotte and Pete’s wedding on my blog

Other wedding venues I'm looking forward to photographing at in the near future.

18. West Mill – https://thewestmillvenue.com

19. Sami Tipi  – http://www.samitipi.co.uk

20.  Hazel Gap Barn – https://crippsandco.com/hazel-gap

21.  Swancar Farm – https://www.swancarfarmcountryhouse.com