Nestled within the picturesque Fovant Valley, West Barn Lodge graces the heart of one of the UK’s rare Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Enveloped by sweeping hills and sprawling fields adorned with charming lavender and wildflower beds, it epitomises a rural utopia. This venue effortlessly blends grandeur with warmth, ensuring guests feel at ease. The inclusion of handcrafted, high-end reclaimed furniture bestows a delightful and unparalleled character. Originally a 19th-century threshing barn and dairy, West Barn Lodge exudes rustic farm allure while providing an exquisitely polished backdrop for your momentous day.
Located just 12 miles from Salisbury, this venue is easily accessible by car and train, with the nearest railway station a mere 4.6 miles away in the neighbouring village of Tisbury.
Exquisitely designed to cater to weddings that embrace a relaxed, rustic ambience with a touch of luxury, West Barn Lodge is a venue that accommodates all types of wedding celebrations within an exclusively yours setting.
The event space offers generous proportions and abundant natural light, with sweeping vistas of the surrounding fields. It provides ample creative freedom for personalising your wedding decor – from lush garlands and trees to wildflower meadows. As the sun descends, enchanting light floods into The Dutch Barn through its expansive double doors just as the colossal 1-meter-wide disco ball ignites, setting the stage for an evening of spirited dancing.
At West Barn Lodge, cherished family and friends take centre stage, recognising their pivotal role in your special day. Welcoming every party with open arms, the venue collaborates closely with you to craft the wedding day you’ve always envisioned.
We have several ceremony locations on offer, the first of which is The Courtyard. This is our most popular setting, providing views of the Fovant Downs and seating for up to 160 guests. Other locations include The Lawn, The South Terrace and The Grand Hall.
No. We know that delicious food is such a big part of your day, so we let each couple bring in their own catering choice, although we have a list of highly recommended options that we have worked with before. Whether it is silver service, family style or a picnic, it is entirely up to you! However, we provide a catering-grade kitchen and space for staff within The Dutch Barn, so they don't have to worry about hiring appliances.
No. We want you to have as stress-free of a day as possible, and we know that corkage can suddenly add a huge markup onto your budget, so within our flexible service, we provide the option for a self-service or paid bar with no hidden fees.
Yes, the weekend hire of West Barn Lodge from Friday morning to Sunday evening includes use of the on-site accommodation in The Lodge. This consists of a Kitchen, a Main Hall with seating and a fireplace, a Mezzanine, a Games Room, nine en-suite bedrooms to sleep up to 18 people, a Utility Room and extra Toilets.
No, the hire of the venue means the location, event space and accommodation are exclusively yours.