Sometimes I need to pinch myself at how lucky I am.
Yes, that’s right… lucky.
Today I have a stylish feast of beautiful and individual wedding venues for you to look at and putting posts together, like this one, full to the brim with inspiration and delectable details is what makes me feel so darn lucky to be in charge of this little thing called Coco…
For those of you who’ve nailed the vibe you’re after then read on darlings and find that perfect venue…
Cornish Tipi Weddings
Image courtesy of Cornish Tipi Weddings.
You’ve decided to get married and suddenly a bewildering world of style and choice opens up to you – Vintage, Bohemian, Rustic, Coastal – what’s a bride to do? Check out Cornish Tipi Weddings – here you can style the wedding of your dreams any which way you please.
If your heart is set on a woodland wedding, green wedding, wedding by water or perhaps a festival style wedding then you’ve come to the right place.
The wood, willow and canvas ceremony pavilion isn’t on a manicured lawn but really outdoors; by a clear brook and under a canopy of Oak and Ash. Declaring your love in front of family and friends is big stuff and the Cornish Tipi lot can make it traditional or funky, country or eco-chic – the choice is up to you.
Receptions take place in the marquee meadow with a big lawn outside the marquee for croquet or drinks, or maybe you want to use the space for a painted tipi set up as a crèche, or an outdoor cinema, or chill out space.
Curving paths cut through longer meadow grass, a central fire pit allows for toasting marshmallows after dark and the wooden footbridge lit up with festoons and candle lanterns lights your way to your tipis when the music fades…
The options really are endless at Cornish Tipi Weddings – No matter your style the team at Cornish Tipi Weddings ensure you are linked to the best suppliers to dress your wedding… Or for those DIY enthusiasts it’s a dream canvas!
The beautiful valley and woods are perfect for Alice and Steampunk Mad Hatter tea parties, Enid Blyton or Middle Earth enchanted adventures, laid back bohemians or just simple bbq’s and woodland picnics – celebrations are as easy or detailed as you please.
Whatever your dreams and style this EPIC venue can help make it the day you want it to be… The gallery is jammed full of inspiration!
Image courtesy of Low House.
Low House is a gracious and welcoming Country House set within extensive and private grounds and is approached by a sweeping tree-lined drive which seems to transport you to a more romantic, bygone age.
Completed in 1793, Low House is a striking Georgian house, situated just north of Armathwaite village in the beautiful Eden Valley, Cumbria.
Overlooking the River Eden, Low House nestles in carefully tended gardens, surrounded by private parkland and breathtaking views.
Low House offers a unique and intimate period backdrop for a truly individual wedding celebration – magnificent grounds and spectacular views together with the warm and welcoming features inside the house ensure a perfect venue for all seasons.
Low House is licensed for both Civil Ceremonies and Civil Partnerships. There are three rooms in the main house, one room in the annexe and the two traditional gazebos in the garden where ceremonies can take place.
Wedding receptions of all sizes can be accommodated at Low House. Smaller intimate wedding breakfasts can take place within the main house, while the extensive gardens and parklands offer the ability to site marquees or tipis for the largest of weddings.
Truly a ‘dream wedding’ setting, with winding staircases and period features in abundance, Low House and gardens create a stunning backdrop for the most spectacular wedding day!
Come and take a look at the gallery…
Blue Fizz tents & events
Image by Keith Riley.
Blue Fizz Events offers stunning, traditional style canvas pole marquees in the most beautiful coastal and countryside locations throughout the South West of England.
Whether you are seeking the wild charm of Exmoor, the regal elegance of a Georgian estate, the dramatic backdrop of a rugged coastline or the rustic simplicity of a Devon farm, Blue Fizz Events have just the spot to suit.
Their marquees and tents combine perfectly with the Blue Fizz Events bespoke styling service, so whether it’s a wedding, christening, corporate event, festival or party, they make every celebration a stunning occasion.
It’s not just about great tents, locations and styling though; as the team at Blue Fizz also pride themselves on expert Event Management and precision planning, so that your event runs like clockwork.
Blue Fizz Events can create a unique and extraordinary occasion filled with passion and detail…
If you want to see Blue Fizz in action they are hosting two Bridal Events – The Barefoot Bride on Sunday 9th March and a Spring Vintage Wedding Fair on Thursday 13th March – find all of the scrummy details here.
But first check out their gorgeous styling in the gallery!
Ever After – A Dartmoor Wedding
A new venue for 2014, Ever After is set in 46 acres of landscaped gardens and woodlands in the Devonshire countryside.
Have your ceremony in the open open-sided oak and stone barn, linger with your guests over champagne and canapés on the extensive lawns and raised deck, (maybe organise a croquet tournament) enjoy a spectacular wedding breakfast with family and friends under glass-roofed outdoor rooms with a solid floor bespoke marquee where everyone can feel part of the landscape.
In the evening enjoy the gardens lit with fairy lights and candles, stay warm and dry if it rains and if it doesn’t, dance under the stars to the band or DJ of your choice.
The free minibus service brings your guests to the venue and returns them to their accommodation at the end of the evening.
The venue’s caterers provide locally sourced, naturally produced, fine dining, updated according to the season. Download the menu suggestions (which you can change as you wish) from the Ever After website.
Ever After wants you to have the wedding YOU want… It can do sleek and elegant or eco-luxe – your wedding, your style.
The owner, the lovely Nicola, is a graduate of the luxury wedding planning Niemierko Academy!
This is a contemporary wedding venue with wow factor that truly belongs to you for the day.
Skip across to the gallery for horses draped in florals and glittering chandeliers in trees!
Sundridge Park Manor
Image courtesy of Sundridge Park Manor.
Designed by John Nash in the late 18th century, the stuccoed Grade I listed mansion is a wedding cake of a building providing a faultless backdrop for memorable wedding photographs.
Approached by a long and winding private drive through lush parkland, the Corinthian pillars and curved façade of Sundridge Park Manor give it a sense of history and status.
Inside the grand Manor House there is a suite of distinguished function rooms including a ballroom, not to mention a grand double cantilevered staircase – perfect for a bit of Bridal posing wouldn’t you say…?
Sundridge Park Manor offers exclusive use for a Bridal party and has 23 en-suite rooms for your friends and family.
The Manor can accommodate up to 70 guests for the civil ceremony and formal wedding meal, and up to 150 evening guests.
Thanks to a lavish refurbishment, the circular bridal suite now offers the romance and grandeur brides dream of… The sumptuous surroundings of this historic Bridal Suite are truly breathtaking with a fourposter bed, elaborate plasterwork and gorgeous views of the grounds – all delicately lit by the stunning 18th Century chandelier.
Skip through to the gallery for a swoon-worthy peek at this venue…
Image courtesy of Bogbain Farm.
Bogbain Farm is a delight.
Winner of the Unusual Wedding Award in 2012, Bogbain Farm is based only 3 miles south of Inverness.
It’s convenient location means access is easy from anywhere in the country, but it also has oodles of Highland charm, and stunning views across the Moray Firth.
Bogbain Farm is a 19th Century farm building and comprises of three sections – The Byre, The Bothy and The Barn.
The Barn is probably the most romantic of the spaces, with beautifully pointed stoned walls and high timber beams. The lit dance floor is the perfect place for you to spend the evening celebrating.
The Byre is the hub of the venue and features the all important Saloon Bar and two peat-fired stoves.
The Bothy seats 120 guests comfortably around rectangular tables of 8. This is the modern part of the venue and also features the cocktail bar as well as a beautiful wine crate style floor.
Large wooden doors open out to a semi-covered area, providing a sheltered space for your party to spill out into the night. The newly laid lawn provides the perfect vantage point of the stunning views across Inverness and the Black Isle for your guests to enjoy a drinks reception during the day. There is also the option of having a marquee, should you be so inclined.
The venue can cater for 120 guests for a meal and up to 250 for the evening dance – Unique features include a saloon bar, a cocktail bar, red-stone cobbled flooring, a Desperate Dan pie stove, full disabled access and toilet facilities, original stone walls and timber beams, vintage farm machinery and lots of space to have a great time!
Bogbain Farm is also fully licensed for religious and civil ceremonies, which means you can host the whole day under one roof (so to speak).
Venue hire of Bogbain Farm includes exclusive use of the whole venue for 2 days, all lighting including fairy lights and colour washes on barn walls, tables, chairs, cutlery, crockery, glassware, linen, chair covers, firewood for the stove, straw bales, bale covers, heating, lighting, bar, cleaning, staff and PA & Mic for speeches. Phew!
They’re a generous lot…
Take a peek through the gallery… I know you want to!
So there you have it… Another six beautiful, bespoke and unique wedding venues for you to peruse.
Which is your favourite…?
I know, it’s hard to pick!
Lots of love…