The magnificent and creative venues I've worked in Oxfordshire and surrounding areas have proven to be beautiful, picturesque dream wedding venues. Among them, are some of my favourites!
This snapshot of venues shows both those I've visited to help brides get ready for the day, as well as a few popular venues! Of course, with many of my clients getting ready at home their venues may not be included.
Manor Farm Barn
Manor Farm Barn is a 16th Century Barn Wedding Venue near Bicester in Oxfordshire. Exclusively yours for the entire day Manor Farm has everything you need for the most magical day of your life. Surrounded by gorgeous countryside in rural Bicester our Oxfordshire wedding venue is conveniently located. We are in between Bicester, Buckingham and Aylesbury and within easy reach of the M40 motorway. At Manor Farm we offer a totally bespoke wedding service, allowing you to tailor your day to your exact requirements. The barn can comfortably seat from 75 to 100 guests for barn weddings meaning you can enjoy your wedding surrounded by all of your closest family and friends.
Bijou’s Notley Abbey near Thame in Buckinghamshire is a medieval masterpiece that was built in the 12th century. Once the home of Laurence Olivier and Vivien Leigh, Notley Abbey is steeped in history and can now be yours, exclusively, for 24 hours; privacy is guaranteed.
Notley Abbey is the perfect all year round wedding venue and is situated at the end of a truly magical tree-lined driveway. Acting as a dream home for your special day, Notley Abbey is unique, utterly beautiful and offers couples the opportunity to tie the knot outside as well as in. Epitomising both historic grandeur combined with contemporary styling, a complete renovation complements the medieval buildings and Grade 1 listing.
The Manor Country House Hotel
With 28 bedrooms and suites, all unique in design and truly classical in style, you can leave the outside world at the door for a moment as you relax and celebrate your big day in your temporary haven. Choose a traditional Manor House experience that takes you back almost 1000 years in Oxfordshire’s history, or opt for a more modern approach to interior design and ambience in the Coach House.
The dedicated Events team have a wealth of experience under their belts and will ensure that the planning of your big day will be an easy and memorable journey. So, let us take the hassle out of the planning process whilst you sit back and relax as the days go by, leading up to a fabulous day to remember.
The Tythe Barn
At the Tythe Barn, Launton, we are passionate about weddings. We have a beautiful, rural setting, gorgeous grounds and an exceptional team on board. We are often told that we have considered every last detail and that the venue offers everything a couple could need for their dream day.
The Tythe Barn is a family business and sits on our family farm - a perfect, peaceful place to hold your wedding celebrations. The venue is fully licensed for civil ceremonies and offers you the choice to say “I do” in the stunning gardens or in the romantic main barn.
The Tythe Barn is a 14th Century barn, full of charm and character and this serves as your backdrop upon which you can create your own perfect wedding day! The Tythe Barn and the adjoining Cowshed can seat between 40 and 165 guests for the wedding breakfast, with space for up to 200+ guests in the evening. There is also the option of having a marquee on the grounds to accommodate larger wedding parties.
Stratton Court Barn
Stratton Court Barn offers an idyllic venue for your special wedding day. The venue is set within 50 acres of stunning private land and formal gardens in the charming North Oxfordshire countryside, near Bicester and Oxford. The beautiful surroundings provide the perfect setting for your big day and wonderful backdrops for your important wedding photos.
Dating back to 1872, the barn embraces many of its charming original features. The oak beams, vaulted ceiling and impressive traditional stone structure all remain from the barn’s early days. The barn has recently undergone a sympathetic restoration and conversion, introducing beautiful flagstone flooring to the entryway, a fixed bar and impressive ceiling-height windows with spectacular views of the countryside.
The Tally Ho Hotel
Nestled in the charming Oxfordshire countryside, The Tally Ho Hotel is the perfect venue for your wedding. The converted 19th-century farmhouse is a versatile venue with delightful surroundings, wonderful interiors and excellent service.
We are fully licensed to hold civil ceremonies, so you can celebrate your whole day here! Whether you’re planning a large, lavish event or a smaller, more intimate occasion, we can accommodate your big day.
If you choose The Tally Ho Hotel, you will benefit from the excellent services of our expert events organiser. They will be on hand to ensure that no detail is forgotten, and on the big day itself they keep things running seamlessly by announcing each important part of your day. All you have to do is relax, enjoy and get married!