Venues for Weddings and Civil Partnerships

If you’re searching for “venues for weddings near me” then you’ve come to the right place. Whether you’re planning the wedding of your dreams alone, or with an event planner, Party Houses enables you the opportunity to host your own fairy tale wedding at an affordable price. Why hire a traditional function hall for a few hours when you can host a wedding weekend or week at one of our immaculate and magical wedding venues? Whether you’re searching for “small wedding venues near me, “venues for wedding receptions near me,” or searching for a grand and expansive location, Party Houses has something for everyone. From private beaches and enchanting gardens to elegant function rooms within luxurious manors, we offer a wide array of overnight accommodations for you and all your guests. From small and intimate cosy houses for 10 to large houses for over 50 guests with the opportunity for marquees, Party Houses can cater for you!

Beautiful wedding venues in the Peak District

Wedding venues for overnight wedding

Unique Wedding Reception Venues

Take full advantage of undisturbed countryside locations, mountain views, or sea air in one of our many wedding reception venues. At Party Houses, the majority of our properties also accept your furry friends; so that all family members are invited to your special day! Even though not all of our wedding Party Houses have licences, they are situated close by to mesmerising chapels and local registration offices and make magical wedding reception venues.

A wedding experience at Party Houses is like no other…  indulge in a delicious meal on the eve of your wedding, prepare your big day with your family & friends, experience a magical ceremony with a grand bespoke reception, and let the memories last a lifetime. If you’re still having trouble deciding and aren’t sure which of the many, “venues for wedding receptions near me” are actually close enough to where you need them to be, get in touch! The Party Houses team is always happy to offer suggestions of which “venues for weddings near me” might be the right one for you. Sometimes a little help from a human who knows what’s out there can save a lot of time. 

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With glowing feedback from our brides, Party Houses can guarantee an extraordinary experience… From self-catering to hog roasts and professional catering chefs, all options are at your dispense. Throw in a private bar and you’re all set. Additionally, many of our wedding reception venues are complete with disco rooms, karaoke setups, spacious reception rooms with music systems, and much more!

At Party Houses, we offer guests a clean slate to work from. Our unique wedding reception venues allow you to tailor your venue to your own tastes,  giving your special day a real personal touch. For more information on personalised packages, check out our Activities and Ideas section. We collaborate with service providers throughout the UK, to help with InvitationsCateringDrinksPhotographyVenue Dressing, and anything else you may require.

Don’t forget… Party Houses also offer a variety of amazing venues for your hen and stag parties!

Wedding Venues Near Me

Whether you’re searching for “wedding reception venues near me,” in Wales, the Peak District, or anywhere else in the UK, Party Houses has something that will tick all your boxes. Below are just a few of the many venues we have on offer, arranged according to location. If you cannot find what you’re looking for in the venues below, don’t hesitate to reach out. Choosing the perfect venue for your wedding is an important process that deserves a lot of thought and consideration. At Party Houses, we are familiar with all of our venues, and can curate a bespoke list of “wedding reception venues near me,” just for you. With venues sleeping up to 63 guests, we truly do have something to cater to your needs, even for weekend weddings with over 50 guests!

Midlands & the Peak District

Toft Estate

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Sleeps: 48 | Bedrooms: 23 | Peak District

Wedding licence: NO 

This Estate makes the perfect wedding reception venue near me. Despite not having a wedding license, there are many beautiful spaces in the area that do. The gardens with flowerbeds serve as a wonderful backdrop for photos and for larger weddings, a marquee can be added as well.

Hamps Hall & Barn

Wedding celebration venues Peak District
Sleeps: 40 | Bedrooms: 18 | Peak District

Wedding licence: NO 

This house comes with several local places for the ceremony including a beautiful church in the area. The happy couple can then enjoy a grand reception on the private grounds or in the 50-foot long reception room that can accommodate 50 guests. This house is also accessible-friendly.

Appletree Country House

Wedding reception venue Derbyshire
Sleeps: 22-26 | Bedrooms: 8 | Derbyshire

Wedding licence: NO 

This stunning, Georgian house dates back to the 1690s and maintains original features combined with modern furnishings. Set on 3.8 acres of paddock and apple orchards, this country house provides a magical, picturesque setting that is perfectly suited to weddings. 

Roaches Hall

Wedding accommodation Peak DistrictSleeps: 30 | Bedrooms: 13 | Peak District

Wedding licence: NO 

Nestled under the rocks of The Roaches, this historic Party House has several nearby local places for the ceremony. The Peak District countryside gives you the perfect environment for a fairytale garden wedding. Guests with mobility disabilities are welcome as this is an accessible-friendly venue.


Bradshaw Hall

wedding venue with big reception rooms

Sleeps: 30 | Bedrooms: 9 | West Yorkshire

Wedding licence: NO 

Enjoy your very own private bar with disco room and dance hall in this fantastic wedding reception venue. The owners can help with decorations and arranging chairs and tables. If you have extra guests, this accommodation allows camping on-site with plenty of space for tents, yurts, and caravans so all your guests can stay overnight.

Humber Hall

humber hallSleeps: 14 | Bedrooms: 6 | Peak District

Wedding license: Yes 

Perfect for your wedding or if you just want to spoil yourselves for a celebration in style. The Peak District countryside gives you the perfect environment for a fairytale garden wedding. Guests with mobility disabilities are welcome as this is an accessible-friendly venue.

Hidden Manor

Sleeps: 18-22 | Bedrooms: 6 | Northumberland

Wedding licence: NO 

Hidden Manor is a uniquely furnished and secluded Party House near Newcastle perfect for celebrations of any caliber. Having been recently refurbished, this private estate is surrounded by gorgeous gardens and woodland with enough space for a wide range of activities or events.

South East

Pulborough Estate

Wedding venue near London

Sleeps: 41-53 | Bedrooms: 11 | West Sussex

Wedding licence: NO

This venue near London makes a fantastic wedding reception venue. The wildflower meadows create a flawless environment for an outdoor reception and the 5 properties it comprises give guests plenty of space and privacy. Additionally, 120 day guests can be accommodated and a marquee can be arranged as well. 

St Edmunds Manor

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Sleeps: 18-24 | Bedrooms: 9 | Suffolk

Wedding licence: NO

St Edmunds Manor is a luxurious house in the quiet rural area perfect for your private wedding reception away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Have your reception party in the well-lit elegant reception room or in the private gardens with BBQ area with breathtaking views. This house is also wheelchair friendly so guests with mobility issues are also welcome.

Greenwood Estate

Sleeps: 60 | Bedrooms: 22 | Kent

Wedding license: YES

Greenwood Estate is a large group accommodation, nestled in the beautiful, rural area of the South East. Accommodating up to 60 guests with a Wedding License, the estate across 4 different cottages and plenty of land, has everything you could want from a swimming pool and tennis courts to entertain guests all weekend.

South West

Victorian Rectory

grand wedding venue in south west UK

Sleeps: 22-24 | Bedrooms: 12 | Devon

Wedding licence: YES 

Built in 1826, this grand home with a contemporary twist is a lovely option for weddings. Featuring culturally diverse art and sculptures, the reception room is perfect for your reception or you can have it outdoors by the pool in summer. Furthermore, this venue has meadows for camping and can accommodate 100 day guests.

Hambury Hideaway

Beach house rental for weddings UK

Sleeps: 20 | Bedrooms: 10 | Dorset

Wedding licence: NO

One of Dorset’s best-kept-secrets, this elegant Party House is situated on the dramatic Jurassic coast with views of the glistening sea. Featuring an indoor pool and lots of outdoor space, this house would make a supberb wedding reception venue in South West UK. 100 day guests can be accommodated.

Elmore Grove

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Sleeps: 22-35 | Bedrooms: 9 | Gloucestershire

Wedding licence: NO

Ideal for a wedding party, this large house to rent in Gloucester comes with 2 elegant reception rooms to celebrate in as well as a BBQ area with a fire pit and river views if you wish to host an alfresco wedding party. During their free time, guests can take full advantage of the many facilities like cinema room, games room and indoor pool.

Wales & Scotland

Chepstow Manor

Sleeps: 2228 | Bedrooms: 7 | Wales

Wedding licence: NO

Chepstow Manor can comfortably accommodate up to 28 guests, and is located in Chepstow, on the border of Wales. This gorgeous Manor House dates back to the 1830s and is the perfect property for any celebration. It is possible to host outdoor weddings at this venue.

Deer Lodge

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Sleeps: 22-24 | Bedrooms: 11 | Scottish Highlands

Wedding licence: NOT REQUIRED

This luxury wedding venue is nestled in the unspoilt Scottish Highlands. Have your ceremony and reception in the comfort of this cosy house or on it’s grounds. There is also an on-site restaurant that can be catered or self-catered and features a bar with a draft beer tap, scotch whiskey, and a wide selection of wine.

Tenby Manor

Wedding venue in Wales

Sleeps: 34 | Bedrooms: 12 | Wales

Wedding licence: YES

Tenby Manor is a beautiful seaside manor on the Jurassic Coast. This lovely venue has a cinema room, games room, swimming pool beautiful grounds, and is positioned conveniently close to the sea. Sleeping up to 34 guests, this is an unbelievably beautiful location for a wedding.

Roe Manor

COuntry houses in wales

Sleeps: 21 | Bedrooms: 10 | Wales

Wedding licence: YES

Roe Manor is a self-catering, Grade II-listed Georgian manor house in Pembrokeshire. Set on its own expansive grounds, the house overlooks a picturesque trout lake that acts as the perfect backdrop for any occasion.

No Corkage Fee



No-corkage fee basically means that you can bring your desired drinks to your wedding reception party without a corkage fee. Corkage fees are usually added per bottle in traditional wedding venues. The best part about this is that you have the freedom to choose exactly what you want to be served on your big day. Whether you pick an elegant wine, bottled beer, or bubbly, the choice is totally yours! Maybe Chardonnay at the reception and a fruity glass of Pimms to accompany your wedding breakfast meal?

Last Minute Weddiong Venues

Looking for a last-minute wedding venue? Although you might be in a rush, it doesn’t mean you need to compromise on your wedding venue. This is your special day, and we will do our best to help you have the wedding you always imagined. Take a look at our Special Offers and browse through our fantastic last-minute wedding venues.

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