Naz & Brad married at Gaynes Park., image by Marshal Gray Photography.

Essex really is a county of contrasts so whatever you have in mind for your wedding, there is definitely a venue in this beautiful county that will make your heart beat faster.

From seaside hotels overlooking traditional harbours and pretty riverside hideaways to imposing country houses and versatile, contemporary barn conversions, Essex offers a fantastic choice of wedding venues to every couple, whatever you’re looking for. It might only be a stone’s throw from London but Essex boasts acres and acres of stunning countryside so expect wedding venues with lakes, lawns and spectacular outside spaces where you can start married life in fine style…