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Wedding Venues in Yorkshire: 25 of the Best

Find your dream wedding venue in Yorkshire with our round-up of the most idyllic spots in the county, from cool, contemporary spots to elegant stately homes

A high ceiling wooden beam barn with a candle-lit aisle and dark wooden chairs set up for a ceremony

If you're considering wedding venues in Yorkshire, but don't know how to whittle down the (excellent!) choices, you've come to the right place...

The county of Yorkshire is one of the most beautiful and diverse regions in the UK. Not only is it home to the fashionable and characterful cities of Sheffield, York and Leeds, but it also boasts two national parks and a stunning coastline.

Whether you're dreaming of a wooded, boho-chic bash or an elegant occasion, you're bound to find a dreamy wedding venues in Yorkshire that perfectly suits your needs.

If that wasn't enough, Yorkshire is also jam-packed full of compelling wedding venues. From gorgeous city centre offerings to rustic barn wedding venues, you really will be spoiled for choice if you choose a Yorkshire wedding venue. 

25 of the Best Wedding Venues in Yorkshire

If you're left wondering where to start, be sure to take a look at our round-up of the 25 best wedding venues in Yorkshire. There's something for every style and budget, and although we can't promise you won't fall in love with more than one, it'll definitely give you a shortlist.

The Best Wedding Venues in North Yorkshire

If you're looking for the perfect wedding venue in North Yorkshire, these picks are sure to impress. From rustic barns in Skipton to manor houses in Goldsborough, we've got you completely covered!

1. The Tithe Barn Bolton Abbey - Skipton

Barn venue interior with exposed beams, candelabras and long tables

Dynamic, rustic and charming, The Tithe Barn in Bolton Abbey is one of the best wedding venues in Yorkshire for a number of reasons. Nestled within the Duke of Devonshire's Bolton Abbey Estate in the popular town of Skipton, this North Yorkshire wedding venue has everything you need to host the fairytale wedding of dreams.

The barn's wow-factor can be found inside, where couples can say 'I do' beneath high, vaulted ceilings adorned with rustic beams and a magnificent chandelier. Though it perfectly suits a rustic wedding theme, this venue has a light and airy feel to it, and can cater to couples who want to put a modern spin on the rustic look. 

To help you achieve your wedding day vision, the venue offer a number of in-house decorations including floor-standing candelabras, flickering candles and lanterns to create a romantic atmosphere for you.

As well as impressive decor, the food at this venue is also worth shouting about. The caterers here are renowned for their excellent flame-grilled BBQ menus and French rotisserie platters, with something for everyone, and catering to all dietary requirements. 

Speaking about their experience, one couple who tied the knot here said, "We had our wedding at The Tithe Barn and can’t even put into words how wonderful the team made it. Everything was exactly what we’d hoped and asked for, nothing was too much trouble for the team throughout the planning process or on the day itself.

"We had so many guests tell us just how spectacular the venue was, how incredible the food was and just what an all round excellent day was had. It really was perfect and we wouldn’t change a thing. We just wanted to do it all over again."

Pricing: POA

Capacity: Up to 250 

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2. Egton Manor - Whitby

Stately home wedding venue in North Yorkshire surrounded by trees

Nestled on the wild and dramatic North York Moors National Park, the Egton Estate is a breath-taking and secluded wedding venue in North Yorkshire. The Egton Manor is a romantic country retreat that is currently a beloved family home. You can feel at home there too as you arrive to say 'I do'.

You can choose to marry in Egton Manor, the Old Stables or the Covered Courtyard, which is an ideal spot for a marquee for larger weddings.

Up to 140 guests can join you in the Old Stables, a flowing collection of rooms that naturally follow the order of the day and include the Long Gallery, Bar and Raj Tent. The light and airy stables are a gorgeously rustic blank canvas, while the Raj Tent is a romantic, outdoor space to relax and enjoy laidback drinks.

Inside the house is the large Drawing Room - a room of true splendour with a grand piano and views across the gardens - and the intimate Garden Hall. 

The friendly and professional team at Egton have handpicked the finest caterers in Yorkshire who will whip up anything from a roast dinner to a Michelin-style seven course tasting menu. 

Couples love the service here, with one review stating, "Laura and the team were extremely responsive and helpful throughout the whole process, and went above and beyond to ensure we had the day we dreamed of. 

"The day felt unique and tailored to us, and they were incredibly thoughtful and attentive, particularly to the needs of older and younger guests - my 94 year old grandad was treated like a king!"

Capacity: Up to 160 

Pricing: From £750

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3. The Normans – York

Romantic barn style wedding venue with exposed brick walls

If rustic and rural weddings are keywords on your venue wish list, allow us to introduce you to your dream North Yorkshire wedding venue: The Normans

One of the newer wedding venues in Yorkshire, this property features a south-facing courtyard, Georgian barn, unique marquee within an original farm building and some imaginatively renovated cow stalls. 

The barn, complete with exposed brick, beams and a cascade of fairy lights is licensed for your ceremony and the cow stalls await for your post-ceremony drinks. On warmer days, you're welcome to bring your wedding cocktails and photographs to the courtyard where you can sip bubbles in front of the water feature. 

The marquee will be ready and waiting to welcome you for your wedding breakfast and a night of dancing. 

Speaking about how much they loved getting married at The Normans, one couple said, "From the first moment we set eyes on The Normans we knew it was the only place in the world we wanted to celebrate our wedding.

"Oliver and his team are a delight to deal with with any queries and issues solved with minimum fuss and maximum satisfaction. For anyone looking for a beautiful rustic venue and a pain-free day and wedding planning process, look no further."

Capacity: Up to 150

Pricing: POA

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4. Crathorne Hall Hotel - Yarm

Exterior of venue with trees in frame

Situated in the small village of Crathorne in Yarm, Crathorne Hall Hotel overlooks the breath-taking Yorkshire moors and Leven Valley, making this one of the most stunning North Yorkshire wedding venues. 

Out of the 37 rooms available to stay overnight in, no two are the same. From unique turquoise tiled bathrooms to classic interiors, you and your guests will be resting your heads in luxury.

Not only does this Yorkshire wedding venue make the most of the stunning countryside surroundings as a place for picturesque photographs, it preserves it too! You'll find beehives, bird nest boxes and a sapling plantation in partnership with The Woodland Trust all within its grounds.

"I simply cannot praise this place enough. The service and professionalism was absolutely faultless from the start. Our wedding co-ordinator was fantastic and nothing was too much. She made our lives so much easier during the planning stage and on the wedding day. You made our special day just perfect!"

Capacity: Up to 200 

Pricing: Menus from £159

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5. Goldsborough Hall – Goldsborough

Front view of Goldsborough Hall

Whether you’re planning a small and intimate wedding or something big and extravagant, Goldsborough Hall (HRH Princess Mary’s former royal residence) offers a unique and unforgettable Yorkshire wedding venue for your big day.

This country house wedding venues is a 400-year-old historic hall located near the beautiful spa town of Harrogate which stands in 12 acres of perfectly landscaped gardens. Oh, and the uninterrupted views over the surrounding parkland are simply divine. We’re also obsessed with the orangery, a light-flooded space which is perfect for your celebrations.

If you opt for exclusive hire of the ground floor state rooms, you’ll enjoy access to the orangery as well as the oak-panelled Jacobean Library, Dining Rooms and the Robert Adam Drawing Room. If you’re hosting something larger, a marquee can be joined to the hall which can accommodate up to 250 guests.

If that wasn’t enough, there are 16 beautiful five-star suites and rooms available to you and your guests, plus an award-winning team of chefs who’ll provide stunning and delicious dishes for your wedding breakfast.

Couples love this venue, with almost 150 five star reviews and one pair saying, "From the moment we visited Goldsborough Hall, we knew it was where we wanted to marry in. The hall, the gardens and bedrooms are all so beautiful and the staff were so friendly and responsive, helping with any questions we threw at them.

"All of our guests raved about the food and canapés. We honestly couldn’t have dreamt of a more perfect wedding."

Capacity: Up to 110 (250 with a marquee)

Pricing: Menus from £120

Deals: £8,000 for a winter wedding in January or February 2024. Midweek weddings from £11,500. Late availability dates in 2023.

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6. Birdsall House – Malton

Wedding ceremony room with fireplace, floral décor, portraits and chandeliers

Birdsall House is an elegant and sophisticated stately home wedding venue which would be a breath-taking choice for your big day.

Whether you’re hoping to host a sit-down dinner for 250 people or an al-fresco lunch for 20, there are plenty of options which the team will be able to talk you through.

There’s a range of stunning function rooms here which will be perfect for your celebrations, as well as several spots in the garden for a marquee should you require a larger space. If you’re hoping for a religious wedding ceremony, St. Mary’s Church is located just a few minutes away, and there is also the choice of saying your vows outside.

Perhaps our favourite feature of Birdsall House is the stunning newlywed suite with en-suite bathroom and dressing room. It is totally luxurious, and getting ready here would set your day off to the best start imaginable.

"Where do I begin with Birdsall House? It is a home away from home," says one couple who wed there. "Our whole wedding planning process was stress free thanks to Birdsall, they were so helpful and supportive with everything. When it came to the big day they shined even brighter with how seamlessly the day flowed. My husband and I highly recommend this venue."

Capacity: Up to 250

Pricing: Menus from £50

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7. Thicket Priory – Thorganby

Bride and groom standing outside Thicket Priory, a Yorkshire wedding venue

Thicket Priory is such a beautiful wedding venue in Yorkshire, to the point where it looks like it has been taken straight out of a fairy tale. It is a brand new wedding venue which offers exclusive-use packages and pristine surroundings.

The house and grounds will be all yours to recognise your wedding dreams. There’s a range of function spaces perfect for your celebrations, all packed with original features that ooze class and elegance. The level of service here is also second-to-none – you really will have to pinch yourself throughout your unforgettable day.

With a private on-site chapel, you can host your ceremony at Thicket Priory. It is a light-flooded space with stained-glass windows and a magnificent vaulted ceiling. There are few more romantic and intimate spaces to say ‘I do!’

What’s more, your wedding celebrations needn’t finish prematurely at Thicket Priory, because there are 35 individually designed bedrooms so you can retire to your own little slice of Yorkshire heaven. How dreamy.

Gushing about the venue, one couple stated in their review that, "No words can accurately describe how magical and breathtaking Thicket Priory is. We will forever remember our time there and highly recommend the venue due to its uniqueness, beauty, staff professionalism, beautiful gardens, romantic rooms and everything, basically!

"It was so wonderful to all be together in one place and all the suppliers recommended by them made our wedding even more special."

Capacity: Up to 160

Pricing: From £12,000

Deals: Winter wedding packages for late 2023 and early 2024 weddings are available.

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8. The Oakwood at Ryther - Tadcaster

Exterior of venue with exposed brick and garden

Once an old family farm, The Oakwood at Ryther has been lovingly transformed into a stylish rustic wedding venue which sits among idyllic local villages with beautiful churches. If you want to marry onsite, the breathtaking ceremony hall features huge whalebone oak arches and a traditional stone floor (and a prosecco bar!) for a once-in-a-lifetime spot to say 'I do'. 

The Old Grain Barn continues the modern-luxury meets traditional country-chic theme at this wedding venue in Yorkshire, with exposed brick, wooden beams, statement chandeliers, soft ceiling drapes and a spectacular central staircase to make you grand entrance. Featuring a bar and dancefloor, it transitions perfectly from your wedding breakfast into your evening reception room.

As well as the two barns, there is luxury accommodation for up to 32 people across 15 luxe bedrooms. The accommodation features a kitchen, dining area and living space within a beautiful glass and oak double height extension and is ideal to get ready in on the wedding morning.

You get exclusive access to Oakwood for the whole weekend, giving you a day to set up, a day to celebrate and a third to relax!

"From the first viewing we knew we wanted to get married here," says one couple who wed at this beautiful North Yorkshire wedding venue, "Everything about this venue is top class, from the beautiful grounds, to the luxurious accommodation, The Oakwood has it all."

Capacity: Up to 160

Pricing: From £14,000

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9. Bowcliffe Hall – Bramham

exterior image of the sprawling venue and its manicured grounds

Say hello to Bowcliffe Hall – a refined, tranquil wedding venue in North Yorkshire, nestled within the area's beautiful countryside backdrop. It is surrounded by rolling fields and beautifully blends romance with enchantment for a magical day and evening.

At this Yorkshire wedding venue, you and your beloved can host 85 loved ones in the Bowcliffe Room for a heartfelt ceremony. The drawing room is complete with original period features, adding to its charming ambience. If you're hoping to hold a larger event, the venue's Blackburn Wing, a 2,000-square-foot wing-shaped treehouse, can comfortably accommodate up to 120 standing guests.

The best thing about this venue is its 1920s-inspired décor which makes it totally photogenic. Hand-flocked wallpaper, gold-gilded ceilings, and an Art Deco-style bar are a few of the captivating details you'll find within the establishment. 

The exclusive-use option here allows you to quite literally take over Bowcliffe Hall and its impressive setting, which is something we love. To ensure that your happily-ever-after event is uniquely yours, the experienced team would even be happy to create a bespoke package for you and your partner.

And Hitched couples love it here, with one saying, "There are really no words to describe this venue other than PERFECT. From start to finish, planning your wedding day at this venue is a breeze. The staff are incredible, the venue is picture perfect and the food is divine."

Capacity: Up to 115

Pricing: Menus from £115

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10. Thornton Hall – Skipton

Outdoor wedding venue under a light roof with chairs and pergola

We’re totally obsessed with Thornton Hall, a purpose-built wedding venue in Yorkshire, which is nestled away in 250 acres of breath-taking countryside.

It lends itself perfectly to your festival themed wedding (or a wedding of any theme, for that matter), and from the moment you enter this exclusive and secluded venue, you’ll know it is the one for you.

Host your entire day outside with tipis, yurts and outdoor wedding games, or hold something traditional in the main function room which is bathed in light and offers unspoilt views across the countryside.

When it comes to your wedding breakfast, Thornton Hall can offer a range of delicious catering options sourced from the finest suppliers in the whole of Yorkshire. From classics to wedding catering with a twist, there’s sure to be something which tickles your taste buds.

Grateful to the staff here, one couple wrote in their review, "Thank you for everything you did for our wedding day. We felt so lucky to have the opportunities we did. Our guests absolutely loved it. We had an amazing day and wish we could do it all over again."

Capacity: Up to 180

Pricing: POA

Deals: Winter wedding package from £8,999 based on 60 day guests and 100 evening guests.

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11. Whinstone View - Great Broughton

Wedding meal setup with wood beams, round tables and floral centrepieces

You'll find the lovely Wray's Barn on the Whinstone View Estate, sitting among some of the most beautiful countryside in North Yorkshire. This characterful bar can host up to 150 of your friends and family and is such a magical spot for a rustic wedding.

During the summer months, you can marry outside in their woodland grounds and make the most of the manicured lawns and pretty outdoor terraces for reception drinks. 

This barn wedding venue suits everything from a sit-down dinner to a relaxed BBQ or vintage afternoon tea. Whatever your style of wedding, you can transform this blank canvas into the perfect backdrop. 

After a night of dancing, you and your guests can retire to their Scandi-style luxury lodges and spend the next day in their spa, relaxing away the excitement of the previous day.

With more than 90 five star reviews, you can feel confident that booking this venue is something you won't regret, much like this couple who wote: "We truly had the perfect wedding and we know that we owe a lot of that to Whinstone View and the staff that work there."

Capacity: Up to 150

Pricing: Menus from £85

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12. Woolas Barn - York

Red brick barn exterior with manicured lawns

A rich history? Check. Good transport links? Check. Rural location? Check. Woolas Barn is a wedding venue in North Yorkshire that really does have it all! This family-run farm is based on 400 acres of land and has a history stretching all the way back to 1863.

There are four main areas here for both ceremonies and receptions. Say your vows in the the stunning Ceremony Room with up to 100 guests surrounded by rustic timbers and brickwork, before holding you drinks receptions in the Granary and enjoying a hearty wedding meal in the Lambing Shed. 

The Courtyard is one of the most impressive features of the whole venue. Here you can enjoy beautiful easterly views of the Yorkshire wolds and roast marshmallows over an open fire. Bliss!

Speaking to its unique character, one reviewer said, "I have been to many weddings over the years, but this one stands out for many reasons. It was an incredibly special wedding - one of my best friends was marrying her awesome man - and the location truly couldn’t have been better.

"The converted barn is full to the brim with character. Spacious, yet snug, this family-run business is perfectly designed to accommodate lots of merry guests, with plenty of space to dance, dine, or drink in the ambience from the balcony. The surrounding landscape is Yorkshire at its best. Take a visit and you’ll see exactly what I mean."

Capacity: Up to 120

Pricing: POA

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The Best Wedding Venues in West Yorkshire

From the north of the county to wedding venues in West Yorkshire, here you'll find some hidden gems and totally unique places to say 'I do'.

13. Wood Hall Hotel & Spa - Wetherby

Ceremony room with chairs and a candlelit aisle

If you're looking for wedding venues in West Yorkshire that have stunning views of the West Yorkshire countryside but still maintains easy links to the city, look no further than Wood Hall Hotel & Spa. Located close to transport in Leeds, Harrogate and York, your friends and family can easily attend your wedding, no matter where they are coming from!

Overlooking 100 acres of woodland and parkland, you'll be hard pressed to find a better backdrop for your special day.  Here you can bring all your wedding photo ideas to life and create memories for years to come. 

What's more, the venue boasts a luxurious health club and spa, so you and your partner can relax before the big day arrives. 

"Wood Hall is such an amazing hotel! Our day was brilliant from start to finish and we feel we got a great package with the hotel to accommodate our needs and guests. Our guests absolutely loved it here and so did my husband and I. We would highly recommend Wood Hall and are very very pleased we found this venue for our day," is what one couple had to say about this hotel venue.

Capacity: Up to 150

Pricing: POA

Deals: Blissfully Yours wedding package for 50 guests starts from £6,900. Intimate wedding package for up to 20 guests starts from £2,200. More exclusive packages and deals available for remaining 2023 dates. 

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14. Wharfedale Grange – Leeds

Wedding breakfast setup with soft lighting, dinner candles and floral centrepieces

A truly spellbinding redevelopment transformed Wharfedale Grange’s four beautiful barns into a total farmhouse paradise. The complex is a luxurious retreat, with breath-taking views of the West Yorkshire countryside.

The décor inside this Yorkshire wedding venue is second-to-none. It is modern yet timeless and boasts sparkling chandeliers and fairy lights aplenty. There’s also a luxurious cocktail bar and a one-of-a-kind Prosecco tap. (That’s the part which had us sold).

Your wedding experience will start in the early hours of your wedding morning, when you and your wedding party will arrive in your PJs. You’ll be greeted with robes and a breakfast to kick-start your special day.

After saying your vows in the Ceremony Room, you’ll be able to kick back and enjoy your wedding breakfast. The stunning mezzanine levels give ultimate flexibility, and allow space for anything from 50-250 people. You can also have outside wedding caterers in if you wish; there is a modern and clean kitchen space which they’ll be grateful for.

Speaking to the venue's versatility, one couple explain, "This is a great venue that offers loads of options for how to set up the day, whatever the weather. You can do it all in one place that has the wow factor."

Capacity: Up to 250

Pricing: From £7,500

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15. The Arches – Halifax

Couple getting married in a romantic wedding ceremony decorated with fairylights

The Arches is a charming and unique industrial wedding venue in West Yorkshire. Originally the largest carpet manufacturer in the world, Dean Clough Mills has since been lovingly and stylishly restored by the Hall family into a unique complex of modern, inspiring rooms.

They provide the perfect blank canvas for a creative couple hoping to put their own personal stamp on their wedding venue, and boast vaulted red brick ceilings and Yorkshire stone floors.

They have a versatile and large capacity, being able to host a minimum of 60 guests and a maximum of 300. Whatever the size of your guest list, The Arches will be the perfect venue for you.

What’s more, this licensed venue sits right in the heart of Halifax, meaning there’s plenty of accommodation options for your guests and spots for them to explore the following day.

Explaining how fantastic the venue were with accommodating new dates during the pandemic, one couple say, "Our wedding was the most perfect day from start to finish. Prior to the wedding Naomi and Jamie were really helpful and accommodating, we had to change our wedding date a few times due to covid restrictions and they were always willing to go above and beyond for us."

Capacity: Up to 300

Pricing: Menus from £80

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16. The Mansion – Roundhay

Exterior image of an estate surrounded by leafy trees and lawns

The Mansion is an expansive estate wedding venue in West Yorkshire that exudes opulence. Here, you and your beloved can host a spectacular event in a setting marked by modern elegance.

Once you and your partner have made your grand entrance, your ceremony can be held in the Colonnades, an interior fitted with bespoke lighting to create a romantic ambience.

Drinks receptions and banquets can then take place at The Mansion after you've tied the knot. You and your loved ones will be able to create lifelong memories in the Mansion Room or on the open-air terrace, depending on your preferences. 

No matter the setting you choose, your celebration is bound to be uniquely yours, thanks to the venue's personalized wedding service, truly making this one of the best wedding venues in Yorkshire. 

Talking about breaking the mould with this venue, one couple explained, "We had our wedding in February 2023 at The Mansion and it was wonderful. The staff are very attentive, the venue is so beautiful and the atmosphere was amazing. It was great for a small intimate wedding and all of our guests complimented the venue and the location.

"We had Asian-style wedding and it was very different from Asian wedding halls, which definitely broke the trend by having the ceremony and wedding meal in separate rooms."

Capacity: Up to 150

Pricing: POA

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The Best Wedding Venues in the East Riding of Yorkshire

Honing in on another gorgeous part of the county is this selection of the best wedding venues in the East Riding of Yorkshire, which includes manor houses, barns and estates alike!

17. The Highfield House – Driffield

Exterior shot of the tudor-style venue showing the lush landscaping and outdoor patio where guests are gathered

Welcome to The Highfield House, a beautiful Tudor manor surrounded by lush landscaping and acres of woods. This Yorkshire wedding venue has a license to hold ceremonies, so it will be the perfect place to host your rustic-themed wedding day from start to finish.

You’ll say ‘I do’ in the Great Hall which boasts wrought iron chandeliers and vaulted ceilings. The impressive interior offers a classic, refined backdrop for your milestone moment. 

From there, you’ll make your way to the Drawing Room for a memorable wedding breakfast. Special events can also take place in the venue's cosy Library Bar and Palm Parlour, each offering a distinctive, elegant aesthetic. 

If you and your partner are dreaming of a summer celebration, the idyllic patio and verdant garden are available for al-fresco occasions. 

Highlighting this Yorkshire wedding venue's unique design, one couple say, "You can tell the house is created by designers, because every room has meticulous attention to detail and quirky finishing touches."

Capacity: Up to 150

Pricing: Menus from £100

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18. Rise Hall - Hull

Elegantly decorated wedding reception room at a Yorkshire wedding venue with chiavari chairs and tall floral arrangements

Rise Hall is a stunning country house wedding venue in Yorkshire that can be yours for a whole weekend. The team firmly encourage you to treat it as yours during your stay, with a wedding weekend full of croquet in the grounds, walks by the lake, curling up with a book in front of the fire in the library or enjoying a drink in your very own Yorkshire pub. Relaxed luxury is the name of the game here!

As for your wedding, this historic and characterful venue is a dream backdrop. The light and elegant Morning Room is licensed for civil ceremonies with views across the manicured lawns where you can host your drinks reception.

Enjoy your wedding breakfast in the gorgeous orangery before dancing the night away in the ballroom and a drink in that famed pub. Full of fairy lights and chandeliers, it's a spectacular venue full of mesmerising rooms to get lost in.

For your wedding photos, pose in the grand Belvedere Hall, which boasts a cantilevered staircase for a spectacular entrance, the spacious gallery with a beautiful rotunda to stand under, and make good use of the wonderful grounds.

Speaking to its homely feel, one couple say, "We had the best wedding we could wish for at Rise Hall. It really is a very special place. It feels like a home, but a rather large one."

Capacity: Up to 200

Pricing: From £2,500

Deals: October and November 2023 late availability dates and packages available. 

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19. Bunny Hill Weddings – North Cliffe

Contemporary wedding venue in Yorkshire with large windows

We’re head over heels in love with Bunny Hill, a one of the most unique wedding venues in the East Riding of Yorkshire. It is easy to reach yet secluded and traditional yet contemporary, and it offers total exclusivity and flexibility.

A south-facing courtyard wraps around the barn – a perfectly appointed space where your big day will unfold. It is light and airy with huge windows which provide panoramic countryside views. There’s also a mezzanine lounge bar which overlooks the main hall and offers a feeling of understated elegance.

For your ceremony, you have a choice of one of the quaint local churches, Bunny Hill’s outdoor oak arbour or one of their indoor function spaces. Draped in white wisteria, they would all make beautiful places to say your vows.

For your wedding breakfast, Bunny Hill will work with you to create something bespoke and totally delicious, and once the party slows down, there’s a range of overnight accommodation for you and your guests. We’re huge fans.

Explaining the wow-factor at this venue, one couple said, "The barn itself, the bar area, the surroundings and the accommodation are all out of this world. During the day all our guests came up and commented on how beautiful the venue was and how amazing the food were."

Capacity: Up to 350

Pricing: From £6,240

Deals: 20% off low season dates in November, January, February and March. Tuesday and Thursday wedding packages available for 2023 (Tuesday: £9,995, Thursday: £11,500), 2024 (Tuesday: £10,500, Thursday: £11,995) and 2025 (Tuesday: £10,995, Thursday: £12,500). 

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20. The Manor Rooms - South Cave

Wood panelled wedding venue in a barn style in Yorkshire

Set on the beautiful Drewton Estate are the purpose-built Manor Rooms, a luxurious, barn-style wedding venue in Yorkshire which is the perfect blank canvas for creative couples. Overlooking rolling fields and hills, your guests will be torn between enjoying the chic interiors inside and wanting to drink in the view from the private terrace, complete with fire pits you can sit by to watch the stars. 

Featuring fabulous chandeliers, exposed stone walls, rustic wood floors and bespoke chairs and tables, the venue offers the best of countryside elegance.

There is a choice of ceremony rooms, from the Garden Room that seats up to 100 and has a faux living wall with twinkling fairy lights to the mezzanine Library lounge that offer views across the Yorkshire wolds. The Manor Rooms can seat up to 150 guests for your wedding breakfast and up to 200 evening guests.

Catering is provided by their in-house team of chefs who specialise in creative, seasonal and delicious meals that round off a wonderful day.

"There are not really enough words to explain how good these guys are at what they do," says one couple who tied the knot here. 

Capacity: Up to 200

Pricing: From £1,000

Deals: January 2024 wedding package from £4,599 for 50 day and 70 evening guests. 2024 Wedding Celebration package from £11,500 for 70 day and 100 evening guests. Late availability packages and savings from £7,500 for late 2023 and early 2024 dates.

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21. Barmbyfield Barns - Barmby Moor

Barn exterior attached to red brick farmhouse

Set outside the village of Barmby Moor near York is this collection of rural barns that are perfect for a rustic wedding. Tastefully renovated, Barmbyfields Barns have retained their original charm with fantastic modern facilities to make your day run smoothly.

You'll exchange vows in the Ceremony Barn which boasts exposed brick walls and soaring wooden beams wrapped with pretty fairy lights and foliage. The Main Barn is the setting for your reception and is able to host up to 220 guests.

Guests will love to chill out in the cosy Granary snug area and there is a fully-staffed onsite bar to keep the party flowing. 

In the summer months, you can have a celebrant-led ceremony outdoors and play outdoor wedding games in the paddock (with the Outside Barns for shelter if it begins to rain!).

Barmbyfields offers a three-day exclusive use package and there's also a DIY wedding package which is great value for both a mid-week and weekend wedding.

Capacity: Up to 250

Pricing: From £5,400 

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The Best Wedding Venues in South Yorkshire

Heading down to South Yorkshire, we have some gorgeous manor houses and estate wedding venues that will simply take your breath away!

22. Rossington Hall - Rossington

Stately home wedding venue in Yorkshire with a bride and groom hand in hand in the foreground

This Grade II-listed Victorian stately home sits on a 250 acre estate and is a uniquely historic and romantic venue to marry. Only one wedding a day is hosted at the luxury Rossington Hall with the option of exclusive hire, giving you the privacy and tranquillity of the beautiful house and grounds.

There are a number of rooms within Rossington Hall for your wedding ceremony and reception: from the intimate oak-panelled library to the chandeliered ballroom which is ideal for a grand banquet.

Alternatively, the grounds play host to a beautifully decorated marquee for up to 350 guests. It boasts a white picket fence, cosy outside seating area and even a 12 foot elephant! A short candlelit walk takes you to the historic Italianate sunken garden and Victorian rose garden which are perfect spots for your photos. 

Inside the house are 21 luxury bedrooms so all your wedding party can stay over. You'll need your bed after the excitement of the day, with the team able to organise everything from a helicopter arrival to wedding fireworks and outdoor fairground carousel for you.

Praising the staff who made it all happen for them, one couple say in their review, "All staff at Rossington Hall went above and beyond to make our dream wedding a reality. Andrea was particularly vital in our day and kept everything running smoothly. We couldn’t be more grateful and would recommend Rossing Hall for any occasion."

Capacity: Up to 400 

Pricing: From £3,400

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23. Whitley Hall Hotel – Sheffield

Outdoor wedding ceremony with white trees, candlelit aisle and pergola

Burrowed in the gorgeous rolling hills of South Yorkshire lies Whitley Hall, a 16th century mansion house and wedding venue which oozes elegance.

It is a historic yet fashionable hotel where friendly staff will do everything they can to make your day totally memorable. There is overnight accommodation for the wedding couple and guests, and a capacity of up to 150 people.

Whitley Hall is known for the quality of its cuisine, so whatever your tastes and budget, the team of talented chefs will be able to create something delicious.

What’s more, their internationally stocked wine cellar means each of your courses can be paired with a delicious wine!

Highlighting a special guest at their wedding, one married couple explain, "Everyone commented how brilliant the venue was, even the peacocks made a special appearance."

Capacity: Up to 110

Pricing: Menus from £46

Deals: Exclusive wedding package from £6,500 with the opportunity for couples to get £3,000 back by selling bedrooms to guests at £120 per night.

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24. Carlton Towers - Goole

Wedding meal setup with floral decorations, portraits, wood-panelled door and chandeliers

Looking for something a bit different? Carlton Towers is one of the most striking exclusive wedding venues in Yorkshire. This Victorian Gothic-style country house is set in 250 acres of parkland, and also includes the 16 beautifully-designed bedrooms and five cottages. 

The stately home can accommodate up to 170 guests for your ceremony and 200 for the evening celebration. It has three grand state rooms you'll love to explore, as well as a minstrel's gallery, bar, lobby, dance area and the extensive gardens. The state rooms are glamorous and dramatic, making an incredible backdrop for photos.

If you're after an intimate wedding, don't dismiss Carlton Towers. They can host small days for up to 30 guests and you'll find their wonderful events team and in-house chefs go above and beyond to make your wedding magical, whatever the size. 

For enchanting, fairy-tale weddings, it's a unique historic wedding venue.

"Our wedding day was beyond perfect, thank you for all your help and support throughout," say one couple about their experience, "We could not have wished for a better day. The food was absolutely delicious and we had many compliments from our guests."

Capacity: Up to 250

Pricing: Menus from £60

Deals: Two night wedding package for Mondays - Thursdays between October 2023 - February 2024 starting from £11,900

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25. Halifax Hall - Sheffield

Two grooms sitting on a bench together outside a boutique hotel wedding venue

This boutique hotel offers a magical setting for heartfelt 'I do's and celebratory feasts. If you and your partner have been looking for a fairy-tale-like backdrop for your big day, Halifax Hall is for you!

At this elegantly appointed venue, you can host up to 150 guests or fewer for an intimate event. Inside, you'll find period detailing throughout, adding to the hotel's timeless charm.

On your big day, you will have exclusive use of this Victorian mansion for a private, memorable occasion. After drinking, dining and dancing, you and your loved ones can retire to the hotel's 38 en-suite bedrooms for a well-deserved rest. 

What's more, the team at Halifax Hall offers numerous wedding packages to make the planning process a breeze. From all-inclusive to bespoke options, you're sure to find one that aligns with your preferences. 

Wanting to do the whole thing all over again, one couple write in their review, "We had the most wonderful experience with Halifax Hall from the moment we booked, to our special day.
Eleanor was our wedding co-ordinator and was amazing every step of the way. 

"Everyone commented on how gorgeous the food was, both the table top picnics and the hot buffet in the evening. We would highly recommend celebrating your special day here and if we could do it all again, we would in a heartbeat."

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Capacity: Up to 150

Pricing: Menus from £15

Deals: Valentine's Day 2025 wedding package was £9,145, now £8,000 for 60 day and 90 evening guests. Afternoon Tea wedding package was £8,800, now £7,000 for 60 day and 90 evening guests. Exclusive Use wedding package from £10,000 for 60 day and 90 evening guests. 

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