Barn wedding venues are a choice that will never go out of fashion – and for good reason.
Bursting with charm and character, barn venues offer couples a romantic ambiance that some venues just can’t compete with.
With so many barns and rustic wedding venues in the UK, it can be hard to make a decision on which one is the perfect place for you and your partner to say 'I do'. To help you out, we've compiled our our favourite barn wedding venues in the UK - but which would you pick?!
Colville Hall – Essex
Colville Hall is a barn wedding venue situated in the charming and historic White Roding village in Essex. The venue itself consists of two barns, one for the wedding breakfast and one for the civil ceremony (or drinks reception), and can cater for weddings of up to 200 guests.
With 10 acres of formal, manicured gardens, the grounds at Colville Hall are the perfect backdrop for stunning wedding pictures. This unique group of thatched barns is suited for weddings all-year-round so no matter the season, you are guaranteed a gorgeous wedding day.
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The Tythe Barn – Oxfordshire
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Located in the most beautiful, rural setting, The Tythe Barn in Launton, Oxfordshire, is a truly magical place to get married. Family run, the team at The Tythe Barn are dedicated and passionate about every wedding they organise and are there to ensure your wedding is an exceptional celebration.
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Made up of two buildings, The Tythe Barn and adjoining Cowshed can seat anywhere between 40 and 165 guests for a wedding breakfast and can both accommodate for parties of up to 200 wedding guests for an evening celebration.
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Eden Barn – Cumbria
Couples who want a barn wedding venue that still feels light, airy and has a modern flair to it will adore Eden Barn in Cumbria. This gorgeous light brick barn is beautifully decorated and has the wow-factor that is bound to impress your guests.
The barn can host weddings of up to 140 day guests and that number can be extended for evening receptions. As well as charging no corkage fee and having a car park on site, the venue is also within close proximity to a number of beautiful, historic churches for couples who want a religious ceremony beforehand. What’s not to love?
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Hazel Gap Barn – Nottinghamshire
Hazel Gap Barn is a beautiful rustic wedding venue made up of two traditional red brick farm buildings – the barn itself and the authentic farmhouse which stand either side of the enchanting walled courtyard.
By day, this barn wedding venue is a charming, rustic setting and by night, Hazel Gap Barn becomes a majestic, fairy-light-adorned wedding venue oozing romance. Available for exclusive use, this is a venue not to be overlooked.
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Hilltop Barn – Cheshire
Hilltop Barn in Cheshire is a rural barn wedding venue which boasts some of the most incredible views of Cheshire’s rolling countryside – perfect for shooting romantic and memorable wedding pictures.
The barn itself can hold up to 120 guests and has been decorated to such a high standard. The styling of the barn is tasteful, intimate and rustic with a slightly modern flair. The venue even has on-site camping as a fun accomodation option, which we’re sure your guests will love.
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Wyresdale Weddings – Lancashire
Wyresdale Park is a family-run estate which plays home to well-kept gardens, a boating lake and stunning views across Lancashire. The venue’s charming heritage barns are over 150 years old and act as the perfect blank canvas wedding venue for couples who want to keep things sleek and simple.
This barn wedding venue is the perfect combination between old and new. The traditional brick features and beams give the ‘barn’ feel to it, and the chic white walls and minimalist décor add the modern twist that so many couples desire.
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Gate Street Barn – Surrey
Couples looking for a more traditional barn wedding venue with all the charm, look no further than Gate Street Barn in Surrey. Located on a working farm, this gorgeous barn has been built to honour the tradition of barns, using oak from trees that were lost in the 1987 hurricane.
The barn can seat up to 150 guests for wedding breakfasts and can cater to evening receptions (or less formal day set-ups) of up to 200. There’s also accommodation on site for 28 guests so your nearest and dearest can spend the night with you at your wedding venue.
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The Barn at The Crown Inn – Oxfordshire
Nestled in the rural Chiltern Valley in Oxfordshire lies The Barn at The Crown Inn, a 15th Century wedding venue bursting with character and charm. This former Coaching Inn has been beautifully restored into what is now a gorgeous place for couples to say their vows.
The décor at The Crown Inn is very traditional for a barn wedding venue – perfect for couples who want a really authentic, rustic-looking wedding. The barn can accommodate weddings of up to 80 day guests and 110 evening guests so there’s no need to hold back on invitations.
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Healey Barn – Northumberland
If you’re looking for a romantic place to get married, Healey Barn could be the venue for you. From the long barn ceremony room lit with over 100 candles to the oak-roofed dining room with a charming feel, this barn wedding venue is bursting with romantic vibes that will make your wedding day as magical as it can be.
As well as the gorgeous interiors, Healey Barn also offers an array of lovely outdoor spaces for couples to enjoy including a sheltered courtyard and beautiful greenery.
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The Carriage Hall – Nottinghamshire
Carriage Hall in Nottinghamshire was once a railway station goods shed that’s now been transformed and restored into a unique wedding venue with a true barn feel. The Victorian building boasts so much original character and is surrounded by dreamy private grounds that are perfect for capturing memorable wedding pictures.
On the grounds are three beautifully hand-crafted shepherd huts, one of which is the bridal suite where you and your partner can spend your first night as a married couple. Along with this, there are three areas within the venue that are licenced for civil ceremonies, giving couples a variety of choice when it comes to booking a wedding at The Carriage Hall.
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Pimhill Barn – Shropshire
Pimhill Barn in Shorpshire is a historic barn wedding venue located on an organic farm and dates all the way back to 1584. Oozing with authenticity and character, the venue is made up of the main barn with high vaulted ceiling and striking oak beams, and the beautiful adjoining brick cart shed.
The venue are flexible with bookings; they allow dry hire so couples can choose their own suppliers and, wait for it, there isn’t even a corkage charge! With capacity for up to 250 guests, there’s plenty of room for celebrating in this fabulous barn wedding venue.
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The Kingscote Barn – Gloucestershire
Couples looking for a totally exclusive wedding venue will love the tranquil and rural setting of The Kingscote Barn in Gloucestershire. This beautiful barn wedding venue is nestled within acres of rolling countryside and has breath-taking, unspoilt views of greenery from every angle.
The neutral décor of the barn means couples can dress it up or down as much as they want. It’s a charming blank canvas wedding venue that couples can really transform into something that’s totally unique and tailored to their taste.
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For more gorgeous venue inspiration, be sure to check out our selection of charming rustic wedding venues!