Yorkshire offers plenty of spectacular wedding venues to choose from.
Each location is distinctive and beautiful in its own way. Whether you are getting married in West Yorkshire, North Yorkshire, Leeds, or York itself, you are sure to find some of the most stunning and magnificent wedding venues for your big day.
Yorkshire has a wonderful mix of historical grounds and contemporary wedding venue choices, as well as charming countryside backdrops to explore.
Here are our top wedding venue recommendations for Yorkshire.
The Sun Pavilion
This venue really is one of a kind. Based in Harrogate, The Sun Pavilion is a splendid and unique 1930 Art Déco glass dome covered in lush, tumbling greenery.
You can say your vows under a spectacular covered glass roof or on a manicured lawn outside. The choice is yours!
This fairy-tale building gives you the opportunity to whisk yourselves away to somewhere special After the ceremony you can toast your nuptials in a traditional wedding breakfast before all the tables get cleared and the party really gets going.
There is a dedicated stage for a DJ or live wedding band to play during your first dances and your guests can enjoy the summer’s heat on the outdoor terrace. The pavilion is fully equipped and set up for a memorable night for you and your wedding guests.
If we’re going to mention historic venues, we have to talk about Bedern Hall.
It’s one of the more intriguing venues and spaces to get married in for sure. From the Vicar’s Choral dining hall to Victorian prominence and even a butcher’s, Bedern Hall has always been set up as a place for people to come together in one way or another.
Medieval touches and warm framing around the room will allow you to meet, dine and celebrate your big day in special surroundings.
The hall’s quaint courtyard provides a spectacular backdrop to welcome your guests. The main space has been transformed to a banquet hall, fit for medieval royalty! If you’re looking for wedding venues with character in York, you have to check out Bedern Hall.
The Priest's House
The Priest’s House in Skipton North Yorkshire is a sought-after venue for weddings across Yorkshire.
Open fireplaces and characterful log beams, this Grade I listed building has preserved its historic splendor over the years.
A private use garden is an amazing addition during your big day and is one of many features this venue has to shout about. You and your guests can keep exploring this amazing medieval monument to your heart’s content. With big banquet halls, lush gardens, and views of the Wharfedale Valley, The Priest’s House has earned its spot as one of Yorkshire’s most desired places to have a traditional wedding.
North Yorkshire Moors Railway
This is certainly one of the most unique wedding venue locations we’ve seen in Yorkshire. Perfect for any Harry Potter enthusiasts or those wanting a Hogwarts-inspired wedding, tie the knot at North Yorkshire’s own platform 9 & 3/4!
Your photos are sure to be stunning as you stand railside during your wedding ceremony. After all the important stuff, hop on board and enjoy the scenery as you pass through the wonderful Yorkshire moors on this magical steam train. Morning tea, beverages, and finger foods will be served among your party as you enjoy your journey.
The Grade II listed building is surrounded by shining steel, burnished teak, and leafy Yorkshire countryside.
Escrick Park Estate
For those looking at charming outdoor wedding venues in Yorkshire, Escrick Park Estate is a romantic and tranquil spot for weddings and ceremonies.
Yorkshire contains so many peaceful outdoor surroundings, but Escrick Park Estate is unique in how its parkland area provides uninterrupted views for that real escape on your wedding day.
The outdoor woodland area of the venue is perfect for your marriage vows. Utilize its incredibly generous and spacious site for your very own festival, tipi, or outdoor Yorkshire wedding reception.
Yorkshire Wildlife Park
For a truly unforgettable wedding experience, Yorkshire Wildlife Park offers an experience like no other.
Animal lovers rejoice! Set against a breathtaking backdrop, visit giraffes, lemurs, tigers, and the polar exhibits for pictures with the animals. A wild twist for an incredibly unusual and magical wedding day. Imagine the photo opportunities as you snap a quick lemur selfie on the way to your wedding breakfast!
Food and festivities continue throughout the day in Outlook Suite or the Tsavo Lodge. African-themed décor give your day a really special safari feel as you surround yourself with some of the world’s most endangered wildlife.
A majestic Edwardian Country House located in Yarm, near Middlesborough.
It is one of the only special-use ‘one-day’ wedding locations in North Yarm and your space will be completely that. Yours.
As the Lord and Lady of the Manor, you may wander through the impressive grounds and admire the fantastic views of the Leven Valley. It makes perfect relaxation after the tensions and anxiousness of a wedding ceremony, as well as building a proper appetite for a wedding breakfast. Crathorne Hall is in 15 acres of breathtakingly green country setting which gives splendid and captivating views of the Yorkshire Valley.
Denton Hall is an idyllic rural experience for a Yorkshire wedding. If you are searching for an exclusive use wedding venue with astonishing views, Denton Hall has to be on your shortlist.
The 18th-century Georgian farmhouse sits on 2,000 acres of stunning parkland.
Full of history, character and charm, Denton Hall is a venue for couples wanting authentic Yorkshire charm throughout their wedding day.
You can receive full control of the halls and grounds, as well as 24 luxury rooms. Michelin-starred catering, crystal chandeliers, winding staircases and more gives Denton Hall an elegant and classy feel. Luxury in the heart of Yorkshire.
Carlton Towers is iconic and absolutely spectacular. Towering over the Yorkshire countryside, this hidden 17th Century gem is one that you have to visit.
The grounds are absolutely enormous. Surrounded by a whopping 250 acres of parkland, this really is a spot of Yorkshire paradise for your big day. Toast with the finest food and drink, as well as lavish accommodation for a dream wedding experience.
Historically elegant and backed by a wonderfully placid lakeside setting, one look at this venue will have you falling in love immediately. As far as wedding venues in Yorkshire go, this is one of the most stunning locations we’ve seen.
Situated in Doncaster, South Yorkshire, Fishlake Mill serves as one of the more interesting and unique wedding venues in Yorkshire.
Whilst Yorkshire has its fair pick of hotel spa wedding venues, country house hotel venues, barn spaces, and countryside farm venues, sometimes you just want something super quirky and different.
This is where Fishlake Mill comes into its own. This 18th-century mill is an idyllic location for a really personalized wedding day. The mill has been carefully restored in order to preserve its rural charm and serves as a bridal suite and a captivating backdrop on the day. During the evening party, celebrate in a huge marquee seats up to 170 spectators, a licensed bar, dance floor, stage and system for all of your wedding entertainment needs.
Cedar Court Hotel
A wonderful hotel and wedding venue that is full of history and charm. Cedar Court Hotel is truly a magical place for your wedding day in West Yorkshire.
Cedar Court Hotel in Wakefield offers you a range of function rooms for your ceremony and reception, all decorated to perfection. Enjoy plenty of traditional charm as you take in its style and surroundings.
This West Yorkshire hotel wedding venue is suitable for both small or large weddings, making it versatile for any size celebration. The grounds are outstanding and are just waiting to be explored by you and your guests. You will have endless opportunities to capture some memorable wedding photos!
Searching for alternative wedding venues in North Yorkshire? Look no further.
Nestled in a wonderful 250 acres of beautiful woodland, towering forests, and open fields, Camp Katur boasts a wedding and glamping experience like no other. Full of colour and in a serene location, this backdrop allows you to add your own personal touches as you celebrate in style.
Activities on your wedding day can include board games, music, and singing around a campfire while sipping mulled wine and burning marshmallows in a Nordic style barbecue cabin. It’s a cozy getaway for those wanting to enjoy the delights of nature on their dream day.
Draped in decadence, Bowcliffe Hall is one of Yorkshire’s most impressive wedding venues.
The venue hosts a limited series of weddings every year, so ensure you get in early for an exclusive wedding experience. The impressive ballroom is an eye-catching feature of the venue and one that draws you into its endless possibilities.
Bowcliffe Hall is both luxurious and intimate. No matter the size of your wedding party, they are versatile enough to accommodate parties big and small. Art-deco bars and magnificent chandeliers fill the rooms with character and flair.
Raven Hall Country House Hotel
Raven Hall Country House Hotel is situated in Ravenscar, on the North Yorkshire coast.
Staggeringly fixed 600 feet above sea level, you won’t get better cliffside views for your wedding day in Yorkshire. The view of Robin Hoods Bay extends 800 feet through the cliff-topped surroundings of the hotel to the North Sea.
The hotel includes a 9-hole cliffside golf course, tennis courts, heated pools, and gyms for those wanting to make a weekend of it. A dream location for a dream wedding day.
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