Venues & Receptions

One of Hampshire's favourites, The Mill

The mill

At first glance, the ivy-clad inn of The Mill at Gordleton is unassuming, intriguing yet undeniably beautiful. 

Step inside and you’ll be blown away not only at the elegant interior, but by what’s available at this Hampshire favourite. Comprising of eight country-house style rooms, The Mill – part of the Upham Pub Group – is particularly appealing to foodies thanks to its eclectic kitchen garden and seasonal menus.

A stylish and elegant venue in the heart of Sheffield

Leopold Hotel

Stylish and elegant, Leopold Hotel is situated right in the heart of Sheffield in the sophisticated surroundings of Leopold Square. 

Originally a 19th century grammar school, the building has been sympathetically transformed. It seamlessly fuses stunning historical architecture and period features with modern design to create a unique hotel with a wonderful sense of light and space. 

An idyllic venue in beautiful North Yorkshire

Crathorne Hall

Crathorne Hall, part of the Hand Picked Hotels Group, is a magnificent AA four red star inspector’s choice Edwardian country house set in 15 acres of stunning grounds and gardens that provide the perfect backdrop for beautiful weddings and special events.

The estate’s sweeping drive leads to an idyllic traditional stone building dating back to 1906 from which guests can marvel at the stunning views of the Leven Valley on the edge of the Yorkshire Moors.


A striking wedding venue in Scotland

Fife’s Carphin House

Fife’s Carphin House is the perfect destination for weddings of all sizes. Set in 15 acres of private land, the striking country house dates back to the 1790s. Nestled at the base of famous beauty spot, Norman’s Law, the triple chimney stacks of the house promise a hidden getaway on an exclusive-use basis whilst being extremely accessible - Carphin House is just an hour from Edinburgh airport and a short distance away from centres like St Andrews, Dundee and Perth.

The ultimate guide to getting married abroad

Holiday abroad

The major wedding destinations for weddings differ seasonally – of course, there’s consistently popular options like Italy – but the range of countries we see couples choosing changes every year.

The hotels and facilities in established wedding locations, like Cyprus and Mexico, are used to hosting ceremonies and receptions, which makes finding a venue much easier. Cyprus is a particularly good option, because, unlike other countries, the paperwork and ceremony are in English.

Hawkstone Hall Set To Become One Of The UK's Most Prestigious Wedding Venues

Hawkstone Hall Set To Become One Of The UK's Most Prestigious Wedding Venues

Hawkstone Hall, a magnificent Grade I listed 18th Century mansion, will open in summer 2018. Anticipation is building ahead of its launch, as the venue is set to become one of the most sought after wedding venues in the UK.


The country estate has been purchased by The Distinctly Hospitable Group, making them the fourth owner in the property’s 550 year history. A sympathetic refurbishment is currently being planned to breathe new life into the spectacular Georgian property.


Award winning North East Hotel undergoes £250K refurbishment

Great Hall Main room

The award-winning Northumberland Hotel, Matfen Hall hotel, golf and spa, has announced a £250,000 refurbishment of its wedding spaces as part of the next chapter in its history.

The significant investment will transform the rooms in the East Wing including the Great Hall, Terrace Room and Sir Edward’s Bar, to create luxurious surroundings highlighting the original features of this historic venue.

Maften Hall have employed North East interior designers and architects, Space ID, to manage the project due to their shared aesthetic vision and proven track record with other leading UK hotels.

The new designs couple the impressive, historic features of the hotel with luxurious, modern features to create a romantic and sumptuous atmosphere.

Choose the Celtic Manor Resort Hotel as your perfect wedding venue


The five-star Celtic Manor Resort  is set in 2,000 acres of panoramic parkland at the gateway to Wales, with spectacular views over pristine golf courses and the beautiful Usk Valley, stretching as far as the eye can see.

As well as a beautiful range of reception venues to suit any style or size of wedding, the luxury resort boasts award-winning dining, three championship golf courses (including the Twenty Ten Course, the first course in history to be designed and built specifically to host The Ryder Cup), two exceptional spas, two state-of-the-art health clubs, fishing, adventure golf, treetop high ropes course and tennis courts.

A Green Wedding

The Green House, Bournemouth, exterior from lawn

As we become more eco-conscious as a society, many couples are looking to celebrate their special day in the same fashion. Weddings are being celebrated in style and luxury at Bournemouth’s favourite eco-boutique hotel as The Green House happily proves you can deliver the big day sustainably with its very special green wedding package.

The UK's hottest new country wedding venue

Woughton House, Woughton-On-Green, perfect venue for country wedding. 

Woughton House – MGallery By Sofitel has opened following the extensive refurbishment of a heritage Georgian country house in the village of Woughton-On-Green, one of the few remaining medieval villages around which Milton Keynes was built. A hidden gem, the luxury boutique hotel is the perfect location for an idyllic, country wedding.  Surrounded by acres of stunning parkland, lakes and orchards of the Ouzel Valley Park in the Buckinghamshire countryside, it offers a picturesque setting for weddings.

Marrying amongst the stars made possible as Space & Rock launches

urban wedding London

Marrying amongst the stars made possible as Space & Rock launches to connect truly unique spaces with couples seeking something out of the blue.

Hailed as the ‘Airbnb of the wedding world,’ a new online platform has launched with a mission to connect home, business and land owners with couples seeking a totally unique space for their wedding celebration. Following a successful campaign on the community funding platform Crowdfunder, Space & Rock is set to become the online destination for anyone looking to tie the knot somewhere out of the ordinary, be it an effortlessly cool vintage cinema, high up in a tree top escape or even at a secret lake!

The World’s Most Gay-Friendly Honeymoon Destinations In Fitness and in Health


With increasing measures in support of gay rights and anti-discrimination worldwide, there has never been a better time for members of the LGBT community to travel. Indeed, same-sex marriage is now legal in 24 countries, with more to follow, meaning that gay couples everywhere are tying the knot. With more weddings, come more honeymoons, and newly-weds of all orientations and denominations are opting for wellness honeymoons, where they can improve their well-being on holiday. Begin the rest of your lives in fitness and in health as Health and Fitness Travel, the wellness holiday specialists, highlight the top gay-friendly honeymoon destinations.