The Swan Hotel

Bibury, GL7 5NW | (01285) 740695

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Located in a picture-perfect setting on the banks of the River Coln, The Swan Hotel makes a truly magical choice for Cotswold weddings, whether you’re planning summer celebrations or winter festivities.

Its location in the heart of the village of Bibury adds a quintessential Cotswold feel, along with providing endless photo opportunities, including the iconic Arlington Row and the pretty bridges that span the River Coln.

The characterful licensed venue, which dates back to the 18th century, offers a charming setting that’s perfect for intimate days or larger traditional white weddings.

The Swan has a choice of spaces where couples can say ‘I do’, including The Signet Room, the venue’s largest function room which has capacity for up to 100 guests.

The Signet can also be used to host wedding breakfasts and evening receptions for up to 110, with its feature fireplace, atmospheric dark blue walls and light-filled windows creating the perfect elegant country setting.

Couples dreaming of alfresco weddings can exchange their vows in the Summer House.

For smaller celebrations, couples can tie the knot in The Library, which can welcome up to 26 guests for intimate ceremonies and wedding breakfasts.

The room, which sits adjacent to The Signet Room, can also be used as part of bigger wedding parties, with the space ideal for setting up photo booths, children’s games or other entertainment.

Couples dreaming of alfresco weddings can exchange their vows in the Summer House, which is situated in the beautifully manicured English country garden that sits opposite the hotel.

The venue’s experienced catering team are masters at creating delicious choices for everything from canapés to traditional sit-down meals, while there’s also the option to have completely bespoke menus devised for each couple by the hotel’s head chef.

With 22 relaxing bedrooms, including 18 in the main hotel and four garden cottage suites, The Swan has plenty of space to welcome the wedding party, and with breakfast included for all guests, you can be sure of a fine way to start the morning after the big day.

Newlyweds can enjoy their first night of wedded bliss in the Whooper Garden Cottage, a romantic retreat for two, complete with its own hot tub, that’s perfect for retiring to after the excitement of the big day.

For ease of planning, The Swan has summer and winter wedding packages to choose from that include everything from room hire and three-course wedding breakfasts, to sparkling wine for the toasts and a complimentary night in the bridal suite.

Licensed for civil ceremonies?


On-site church?


Number of guests

Up to 100 for ceremonies and 110 for receptions

Guest accommodation


Bridal suite


Wedding coordinator


Exclusive hire


Preferred caterer


Car parking


Best spot for photos

The riverside garden makes lovely backdrop for memorable photographs.

For more information

Call (01285) 740695, email, or visit directly.

The Swan Hotel photo gallery

The Swan Hotel offers a picturesque setting for lovely Cotswold weddings within the chocolate-box village of Bibury.

With plenty of charming character, The Swan Hotel boasts a picture-perfect setting for weddings ceremonies with plenty of photo opportunities against the backdrop of Bibury.

For more information, see The Swan Hotel, call (01285) 740695, or visit directly.

© SoGlosWeddings
Wednesday 08 November 2017


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