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Wedding venues beside the seaside in the South West

30 Jul 2019

Find a coastal venue to suit you and your South West wedding with these stunning settings beside the seaside in Devon, Cornwall and Dorset

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Do you love to be beside the seaside? Ensure your wedding follows suit with a beautiful coastal venue.

The Green House Hotel, Bournemouth, Dorset

A wedding at The Green House hotel is a luxurious affair designed around sustainable principles. Based just a stone’s throw from Bournemouth beach, the award-winning boutique hotel is the ideal setting for a glamorous yet relaxed wedding day offering couples flexibility to create a truly unique package.

The dedicated team of personal wedding planners will create the ceremony of your dreams, with experts on hand to assist with everything from dresses and flowers to chauffeurs and photographers. The wedding ceremony and breakfast can cater for up to 70 guests and evening reception up to 110 with exclusive hire available.

At The Green House Hotel, every element from the interiors to the food on your plate has been carefully considered with the environment in mind, meaning your wedding day is guaranteed to be both easy on the eye and on the environment.


Ocean, Exmouth, East Devon

A stunning venue, Ocean is truly the hidden gem on the East Devon coast. Your own perfect day, set against the beautiful backdrop of the stunning East Devon coastline, offering panoramic views across the estuary to South Devon and out to sea.

At Ocean, the team understand how important it is that your wedding day reflects your personality and vision. They are therefore delighted to be working with Lyme Bay Catering to provide a unique, tailored menu. With a modern luxurious interior décor and dedicated wedding team, they guarantee that your day will be filled with beautiful memories for both you and your guests.


Pentillie Castle, Saltash, Cornwall

Pentillie Castle is a 17th century, award-winning exclusive hire venue situated within a 2,000 acre private estate in Cornwall. A family home steeped in history, Pentillie offers a unique and truly stunning setting for your wedding. Exquisite civil ceremony locations include the Riverside Bathing Hut or the wisteria covered Pavilion. Enjoy an intimate reception in the elegant Dining Room or a large marquee at the Castle Loggia.


Polurrian on the Lizard, Helston, Cornwall

Make it a day to remember with a romantic wedding overlooking the Atlantic at Polurrian on the Lizard.

Whether you’re dreaming of tying the knot in the Vista Lounge with the Atlantic Ocean as a backdrop, or want to host an intimate reception for family and friends, the team take a personal approach to organising your big day. Exclusive and non-exclusive packages are available to fit your requirements.

At Polurrian on the Lizard, you’ll find the space, facilities and freedom to create the unforgettable. The venue is licensed to hold civil ceremonies and can cater for both intimate weddings and large parties. 

With 12 acres of stunning clifftop gardens, panoramic sea views and access to Polurrian Cove beach, the stunning location is the perfect place to celebrate in style.


Haven Hotel, Poole, Dorset

This stunning venue is situated at the water’s edge offering sea views, beach access, elegant suites, award-winning cuisine and is licensed for wedding ceremonies.

Located at the southern most point of the Sandbanks peninsula overlooking the broad beautiful sweep of Poole Bay, Studland and Poole Harbour, the Haven Hotel offers one of the most elegant settings on the South Coast to host your wedding.

Upon arrival at this 1920s venue you instantly have a sense of decadence and grandeur. The building itself has beautiful architecture which is complemented by the tasteful blend of modern and antique furnishings to please all ages and tastes. Its unique location at the harbour entrance enjoys views over the historic Jurassic coastline and the ever changing vista of water activities from small local fishing boats to glorious yachts sailing past and has private beach access for the most memorable of wedding photos.

The Haven Hotel offers three wedding suites to accommodate intimate or larger wedding parties. 


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Browse the latest edition of South West Bride magazine and book your ticket to Bride: The Wedding Show at Westpoint Exeter. 

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