Bristol has an unbelievable amount of beautiful wedding venues! As quite a rural spot, Bristol is filled with fantastic hotels, stately manors and rustic outdoor wedding locations. When searching for your venue in Bristol we advise you to look up; the city is filled with ornate ceilings or exposed oak beams…
10. The Avon Gorge Hotel
This venue has a stunning backdrop of Bristol’s fantastic suspension bridge and its interiors are so beautiful. It’s a really unique wedding venue with an almost industrial feel to it. Discover more about this venue here.
9. Hilton Bristol North
If you’re looking for an outdoor wedding location in Bristol, we have not one but two on this list! Let’s start with Hilton’s offering. Bristol North has 161 bedrooms, a fabulous restaurant and a dedicated event planner! Find out more information and see more photos here.
8. The Grange Hotel
Mercure Bristol North The Grange Hotel is a 19th century Bath stone manor house set in a peaceful pocket of North Bristol countryside. There are 68 guest bedrooms and a dedicated wedding planner that gives you total flexibility (even helicopter rides are permitted!). Click here for more info.
7. Bristol Harbour Hotel and Spa
As if the main ballroom was not enough in this stunning venue! Bristol Harbour Hotel and Spa has fantastic spa facilities, beautiful rooms and a great bar. It’s a four star luxury venue that opened fairly recently with 42 boutique rooms. Click here for more info!
6. Brunel’s SS Great Britain
Set sail on a wedding voyage! The SS Great Britain in Bristol’s historic dockyard is such a unique wedding venue that was launched in 1843. Say your vows on the Promenade deck, celebrate on the Weather deck and dine in the First Class Dining Saloon. Click here for more info and photos.
5. Arnos Vale Cemetery
The Underwood Centre surrounded by 45 acres of woodland is the perfect civil ceremony venue. If you don’t wish to marry outside, there is always the Spielman Centre or the Anglican Chapel that is also on site. There are in house caterers on site and you have your own wedding coordinator! Click here to browse more photos and find out more information.
4. Thornbury Castle
Who wouldn’t want to get married in a castle? This beautiful Tudor castle is the perfect venue for a really special wedding day with its grandeur and opulence. Click here to look at more photos and to discover more information about the castle that sits just outside of Bristol.
3. Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel
I know, we couldn’t believe it either! This is a chain hotel and yet it seems so unique. It’s 150 years old with Victorian styling and it’s huge. There are 264 luxury bedrooms and weddings for 10 to 250 guests and as much as 350 evening only guests. It also has a terrace that overlooks the Cathedral! We love this one. Click here for more info.
2. Cadbury House
DoubleTree by Hilton’s Cadbury House is an enchanting hotel set within Bristol’s rolling countryside. It was built in the 18th century and has a Chateau feel to it. The DoubleTree have transformed the interiors and weddings here look incredible. Click this link for more info.
1. Leigh Court
If you want to get married somewhere that will make you feel like kings and queens, get married in Leigh Court. This Grade II listed mansion house, as seen in BBC’s Poldark, has 27 acres of parkland and a ballroom we just love. Imagine walking down this sweeping staircase to welcome your wedding party! Click here to read all about it and click venue tour to see it for yourself!