For romantic wedding venues Hampshire has a choice to suit all tastes …
As a result of finding this post, you, like me you are probably a dreamer ?. Since for us amorous adventurers, the romantic wedding venues Hampshire boasts are some of the finest in the UK. I have been a wedding photographer for over thirty years, photographing all over the World. However I am drawn back to my home County of Hampshire. Most noteworthy where I have produced some of my most creative work. Please take a moment to view my gallery.
I will now take you around some of the romantic wedding venues Hampshire has to offer. So in no relevant order I will start with Tithe Barn near Petersfield. Especially relevant this venue boasts Incredible high arched ceilings. In addition large stone clad flooring and original natural brickwork. Moreover beams complete a sense of grandeur creating a spacious setting light, yet intimate. Therefore filled with large candles really sets the mood! ..
The Barn At Bury Court dates back over many centuries, showing up as possibly a small village on 17th century maps. It was a thriving hop farm until the 1980s. The contemporary walled garden, designed by Piet Oudolf, was created from the concrete farmyard and is now a well-known show garden specializing in grasses and hardy perennials. The original threshing barn, thought to have been moved to this site in the 1930s, was fully restored and converted in 2002.
Elegant Manor houses
Hill Place as the name suggests is nestled in the heart of the beautiful Meon Valley. A family run House on a most grand scale. Well kept gardens, & personal antiques complete tastefully decorated rooms. Furthermore a choice of five rooms in which to hold your wedding. Hence it attracts couples from all over the UK to marry in this relaxed country house.
Careys Manor Another beauty of the New Forrest, can cope quite easily with larger weddings. Richly appointed bedrooms overlooking the gardens or traditional Manor rooms that offer complete luxury and comfort. A choice of three restaurants and an incredible spa (great for the girls) makes this a venue worth considering. For photography you could not ask for a better backdrop than the New Forrest !
Cain Manor Has long been a favorite at Simon John Photographs ltd Part of the Bijou group of hotels this Cain Manor sits on the edge of Hampshire and Surrey’s borders. An Elizabethan manor house landscaped with neatly kept gardens extend views of the Downs and is cradled by pine forests. Old beams, cathedral windows and the capacity to cope with weddings up to 123 guests makes this one of the true jewels of the county.
Chewton Glen A long time favorite in the wedding industry for many years. Famous for its fine dining makes this an ideal venue for the foodies among us ! The spa and gym are are extremely well equipped for the more sporting minded. Elegant bedrooms and beautiful landscape make for some of my most prized images ..
Rhinefield House Another of the New Forest’s finest ! Built in 1887 The House is situated over a mile and a half from the main road, the hotel boasts 50 bedrooms, an outdoor pool, a small indoor leisure facility and a spa pool. Having photographed many weddings there over the years I often drop by for a cream tea on the lawn in summertime … Perfect !
A Naval Gem!
HMS Warrior Now based in Portsmouth’s historic dockyard Warrior was built in 1860 and was once the largest warship in the World ! Nowadays it has become a firm favorite with couples interested in sailing or naval heritage. Due to warm lighting, original features and intimate surroundings including cannons ! Therefore your guests can discover the ship and enjoys its history on your wedding day, Hence, a truly unique venue.
Lastly Located in a truly English country estate, this venue has such variety. You can marry in the small chapel set within the grounds or inside the impressive house itself. Formerly a hunting lodge 800 years ago. Marquees can be erected on the lawn or for smaller weddings you can have your wedding breakfast in its elegant dining room.
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