Ensure your special day in Norfolk or Suffolk is a spectacular occasion with one of these nine wow factor wedding venues
Woodhall Manor (Woodbridge, Suffolk)
Woodhall Manor is a stunning 16th century exclusive-use venue in the heart of the Suffolk countryside and set within nine acres of landscaped gardens and grounds. With beautiful reception rooms steeped in history and luxury accommodation, Woodhall Manor retains its original charm and character while providing modern comforts and excellent service in a wonderful atmosphere. With all you need for every aspect of a perfect wedding, however big or small, you can be sure to have the day of your dreams at Woodhall Manor.
Langley Abbey (Norwich, Norfolk)
Steeped in history and nestled in the heart of the Norfolk countryside, the impressive Langley Abbey is guaranteed to deliver that wow environment for your dream wedding. Featuring four versatile spaces, including the gothic Cellarium and light and airy Clubroom, each area is packed full of original features, such as soaring beams and exposed brickwork, making the Abbey the perfect venue for anything from intimate smaller weddings to celebrations for up to 150 guests. Surrounded by idyllic Norfolk countryside, there is also boutique on-site accommodation. Weddings at Langley Abbey will also experience multi-award winning event support from Brasted’s caterers and events specialists.
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Cley Windmill (Holt, Norfolk)
This iconic, romantic windmill sleeps up to 20 in round and rectangular rooms, all furnished with style and with splendid views. A magical, beautiful and unusual place. Fully licensed, the ceremony takes place in a magnificent circular sitting room. The whole event is tailored to your requirements - some couples want a small, informal affair, while others prefer something larger and more formal. Opt for the ceremony alone, with refreshments in the dining room or gardens, or take over the whole Windmill. You may decide to have a marquee in the beautiful walled garden or come up with your own suggestion and the team will do their very best to make it work for you. The Windmill is an unforgettable setting for a wedding.
Tuddenham Mill (Tuddenham, Suffolk)
Looking for an intimate, stylish and romantic wedding venue? Tuddenham Mill is the perfect choice. It is a stunningly converted historic water mill set in a picturesque location on a millpond. The surrounding 12 acres of enchanting Suffolk countryside offer a wealth of opportunities for your wedding photos. Whether you are planning a church service or civil ceremony, Tuddenham Mill can offer an exceptional wedding venue. The Mill’s reputation for fine food and wine, chic décor, tranquil surroundings, laid back atmosphere and designer bedrooms will all come together to ensure that your special day is a truly unique experience.
Thursford Garden Pavillion (Thursford, Norfolk)
Situated close to the beautiful North Norfolk coast, The Garden Pavilion at Thursford offers a charming and enchanting wedding venue. Focused on a stunning all-white central marquee and beautiful grounds, The Garden Pavilion at Thursford is fully equipped for civil ceremonies and wedding receptions. Panoramic views of the gardens and neighbouring coastline can be enjoyed from Pavilion which prides itself on the tranquillity and bohemian atmosphere it creates. On request, the team can provide access to Thursford's world famous museum which houses a fairground carousel ride, gondola ride and mechanical organs. These can all be enjoyed as part of the wedding reception.
Dunston Hall (Norwich, Norfolk)
With a charming countryside location, choice of traditional reception rooms, exquisite catering and professional wedding planners, Dunston Hall creates an air of elegance and sophistication. Every detail of your wedding can be tailored around you, with the venue's flexible packages. Whether it’s your reception, ceremony, or both, the team will make sure your day is as individual, exciting and memorable as you have always dreamed. You no doubt have your own ideas about your special day, from the traditional to the creative, but if you’re looking for inspiration, the team can provide plenty of suggestions, or take the lead and let your imagination run wild.
Kimberley Hall (norwich, Norfolk)
One of Norfolk's most romantic private historic houses, offering not only the grandeur and sincerity befitting the commitments made at a marriage ceremony surrounded by exquisite plasterwork (seating 120), but also providing a stylish and relaxed environment for dining and entertainment in the vernacular chic West Wing with state-of-the-art lighting and bar. Outstanding views across the magnificent 'Capability' Brown landscape of ancient oaks (rated the best in Norfolk by Kew Gardens), past grazing horses and cattle to a spectacular lake - where better to be married? The venue can accommdate 150 seated at round tables; a standing reception of 250+; and unlimited capacity with marquee hire.
Butley Priory (Woodbridge, Suffolk)
Originally a 14th century monastery located in the wilds of the Suffolk Heritage Coast, Butley Priory is now a fairytale wedding venue. Only two hours' drive from London, with accommodation for up to 11 people, the house offers a truly unique venue within a private countryside setting. Butley Priory is a privately owned family house, complete with wedding licence for ceremonies of up to 95 people. Couples can either hire the whole place including glamping meadow and festival marquee space on a ‘blank canvas’ basis giving you the freedom to source your own catering and drinks for up to 200 guests. Alternatively, for smaller celebrations, you can opt for a more intimate wedding reception within the house itself for up to 66 guests.
Sprowston Manor (Norwich, Norfolk)
At Sprowston Manor, the team can offer you the full package. Beautiful championship golf course; leisure club with pool, sauna, steam room and whirlpool for you to relax and de-stress; and the on-site spa, can provide you with everything you need to feel relaxed and glowing for the big day. If you have guests coming from far away, the hotel has 94 guest rooms which, as part of the wedding package, receive a discounted rate for the guests staying over. The Manor House hotel is more than 450 years old with charming features perfect for your wedding day, from the grand sweeping staircase to the original historical fireplaces, landscaped gardens and calming water features.