Featured Dorset Wedding Venues

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Page Last Updated January 18th, 2023

The graceful first dance of the newlyweds is framed by the sweeping drapes of the glamorous Axnoller Farm setting
Wedding Photography by Robin Goodlad, Dorset, United Kingdom

Private Wedding Event Venue | West Axnoller Farm at the Chedington Estate

The beautiful grounds of West Axnoller Farm are a stunning backdrop for the wedding of your dreams. From the exclusive use of the venue, to the bespoke planning service, the team at West Axnoller Farm are dedicated to ensuring that your day is as special and unique as you want it to be.

The team at West Axnoller Farm are passionate about creating a unique and unforgettable atmosphere for your wedding, and the venue is perfect for a romantic, rustic-style wedding. The venue is surrounded by woodland and rolling hills, offering couples the perfect backdrop for their special day.

From the moment you book your wedding at West Axnoller Farm, you will receive a bespoke planning service to help you create the perfect day. From the exquisite food sourced from local suppliers, to the gorgeous floral arrangements and decorations, the team at West Axnoller Farm will ensure that your wedding is as beautiful and unique as you always dreamed it would be.

Whether you are looking for a classic celebration or something more rustic and intimate, West Axnoller Farm is the perfect venue for your wedding. With its stunning grounds, picturesque views and attentive staff, it is the perfect place to celebrate your love and start the rest of your

This wedding portrait captures a romantic sunset walk of a couple embracing at the majestic Mapperton estate near Beaminster in West Dorset
Wedding Photography by Robin Goodlad, Dorset, United Kingdom

Mapperton House and Gardens is Dorset’s finest country house wedding venue. Enchanting, romantic and intimate, the unspoilt landscape and breathtaking backdrop of the spectacular valley gardens will make for beautiful wedding photographs. With a choice of stunning ceremony and blessing locations, from the Garden Pavilion to the grottoes and the medieval church, you and your guests can then enjoys drinks and canapés outside the majestic Orangery followed by your wedding breakfast in the magnificent converted Coach House, with seating for up to 120 guests.

Dorset England Wedding Photographer at the Venue - St Giles House	| Sunset veil in the breeze - bride and groom portrait
Wedding Photography by Robin Goodlad, Dorset, United Kingdom

Dorset Family Country House with a Long and Rich History for Your Wedding

The St. Giles House is located in the heart of the Dorset Countryside and licensed to hold civil ceremonies in any of the principal rooms in the house as well as in the park (register must be signed indoors).

For an intimate wedding ceremony (up to 20 guests) the delicate shell grotto is a magical setting and for the more traditional wedding ceremony Wimborne St Giles church is located just next door.

Plush Manor, Dorset, UK wedding reportage photography | Couple's daughter tries to help with the wedding rings
Wedding Photography by Martin Beddall, West Sussex, United Kingdom

Plush Manor is a great place to celebrate a romantic garden wedding

Wedding Ceremony Options at Plush Manor, Dorset:

The Drawing Room is an elegant space for a ceremony with up to 20 guests. French doors open onto the kitchen courtyard, and the windows look out over the garden.

The Folly is a beautiful 17th-century dove house, with a small pond in front and romantic borders on either side – the long sweeping lawn towards the folly creates the perfect entrance for the bride.

The Rosemary Garden at the front of the Manor is a beautiful garden walled with hedges, rosemary and lavender bushes. Now a private garden, the space includes the original front of the house – including the stone portico and door – beneath which couples can exchange their vows. The Rosemary Garden seats up to approx 80 people. Plush Manor is a gorgeous venue for wedding photography.

Kingston Country Courtyard, Wareham, UK wedding photograph of guest holding up 'yes dear' handmade sign at the reception.
Wedding Photography by Aaron Storry, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom

A Farmstead Bed & Breakfast, Barn Wedding Venue in Dorset | Kingston Country Courtyard

At Kingston Country Courtyard, Wareham they specialize in weddings designed to meet your own specific needs, formal or informal.

The 16th century Purbeck stone barn, which can seat up to 130 guests, is licensed for civil ceremonies and has a fully stocked bar attached.

The catering team has over 25 years of experience and are able to meet almost any requests.