11 Cotswold wedding venues with beautiful views

From the charming countryside to fairy-tale woodlands, SoGlosWeddings reveals 11 Cotswold venues with spectacular views.

Whether you’re planning an intimate ceremony or lavish bash, happy couples can make their wedding day even more memorable by hosting their celebrations against a glorious Cotswold backdrop.

Encompassing whimsical woodlands and grand countryside settings, SoGlosWeddings finds 11 Cotswold wedding venues that boast beautiful views.


1. Glenfall House


Located in the heart of the Cotswolds, Glenfall House boasts stunning views across the surrounding countryside, with its glorious gardens making full use of the views and offering the perfect opportunity for soaking up the sights.

Newlyweds can live the fairy-tale dream as they can dance the night away in the manor’s stunning ballroom, which overlooks the venue’s spectacular Cotswolds gardens and promises an unforgettable end to your special day.


2. Hilles House

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Luxurious and romantic, Hilles House prides itself on its panoramic views that overlook five counties, showcasing spectacular scenery that reaches from the Severn bridges to the Shropshire Hills.

Majestically seated on the edge of Gloucestershire’s rolling Cotswold hills, this historic house encompasses 100 acres of beautiful greenery, complete with stunning orchards, expansive gardens and beautiful floras.


3. Merriscourt


Situated in a picturesque Cotswold setting, Merriscourt is perfect for rustic- themed weddings, with its location promising pastoral views that showcase the natural beauty of the Cotswolds and reach across the surrounding countryside.

Offering exclusive use of its three interlinking wedding barns, Merriscourt’s dedicated team provides a bespoke wedding service tailored for each couple, ensuring the bride and groom can make use of the venue’s striking setting.


4. Stone Barn


Perfectly isolated in the picturesque Cotswold countryside, Gloucestershire’s Stone Barn is a charming rustic wedding barn, perfect for couples looking for a serene ceremony with idyllic scenic views to boot.

The venue’s remote location guarantees a flawlessly authentic view, providing a stunning unspoiled backdrop and great photo opportunities; newlyweds can also wander in the barn’s many acres or frolic in Stone Barn’s beautiful fields of wild flowers.


5. The Kingscote Barn


Complete with panoramic views, and natural beech woodland, The Kingscote Barn in Tetbury is a rural haven situated in its very own secret valley, with its enchanting location boasting endless photo opportunities in the walled courtyard, glorious green fields or within the barn’s beautiful rose garden.

With its expansive south facing terrace and lawns, the outdoor Oak Linhay also offers a fabulous opportunity for a romantic ceremony overlooking the Kingscote Barn’s beautiful valley, featuring its immaculately kept gardens.


6. Blaisdon Hall


An exclusive wedding venue on the edge of the Cotswolds, Blaisdon Hall is situated on a hillside overlooking Gloucestershire’s spectacular countryside, with magnificent views roaming the Severn Valley vista.

With its stunning location complemented by extensive grounds, a charming garden terrace, and grand interiors, every room offers brilliant views to provide a romantic backdrop for wedding celebrations.


7. The Great Tythe Barn


Effortlessly romantic, The Great Tythe Barn in Tetbury is an English gem tucked away amidst 200 acres of private land, complete with idyllic walled gardens and a beautifully quaint courtyard.

The secluded Cotswold barn combines historic rustic charm with its expansive stretch of stunning gardens, ensuring a flawless and unspoiled backdrop for your special day.


8. Sudeley Castle


Once home to royalty, Sudeley Castle is a truly majestic setting, offering a beautifully historic location complete with stunning magnificent lawns, award- winning gardens and panoramic views of Gloucestershire’s countryside.

Nestled within its own valley, newlyweds are sure to feel like royalty at the exclusive venue, with ceremonies held in the Banqueting Hall and Terrace Pavilion that has unforgettable views of the surrounding Cotswold hills.


9. Lodge Park


Whether couples are looking for a small ceremony or lavish celebration, Cotswold estate Lodge Park and its surrounding parkland ensures an unforgettable backdrop for your big day, with the wedding party enjoying access to the venue’s gorgeous gardens.

Ceremonies can be held in any of the lodge’s stunning spaces, spanning The Little Hall, the impressive Great Room and the Grand Portico, all benefiting from spectacular views of the idyllic estate.


10. Elmore Court

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With a history dating as far back as the 13th century, Elmore Court is a stunning woodland venue spanning an impressive 1,000 acres of English countryside.

The exclusive venue is situated in a rural setting on the outskirts of Gloucester amidst sweeping views of Gloucestershire countryside, inviting guests and newlyweds to lose themselves in the enchanting allure of its mystical woodland.


11. Hare & Hounds Hotel


Situated near Tetbury, the majestic Hare & Hounds Hotel boasts acres of picturesque grounds, perfect for a celebration that’s brimming with English charm – and thanks to its traditional bay windows, there’s plenty of chance to soak up the stunning views.

With neighbours including the spectacular Westonbirt Arboretum and Royal Highgrove Estate, the 19th century luxury hotel boasts a picture-perfect setting overlooking acres of stunning gardens and magical woodland.


© SoGlosWeddings
Friday 19 January 2018

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