Ian Petrie's Photography


Over the years I have shot weddings at most of the best wedding venues in the Nottinghamshire area and beyond. I have compiled a list of venues with a little information on them for you all, Some of the information may have changed since my research into them but should give you a general idea on if this wedding venue is worth your time checking out.


Does the venue sound like it fits your capacity needs, the styling, and potential budgets, only you can decide if they do, please enjoy the read and I hope it helps you out in your wedding planning searches, don't forget that you can always get in touch with me to discuss your photography needs.

The Pumping House Wedding Venue.


The CAPACITY

Guests for a ceremony:160

Guests for sit down meal: up to 160

Guests for buffet / cocktails:250

Space for more? (eg. marquee): No

The PRICE

Price range: £3,500 - £15,000

The KEY FACTS

Location: The Pumping House, Brake Lane, Brake Lane, Ollerton, NG22 9HQ

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes

Number of guest bedrooms:10

Number of guests:30


All About The Pumping House

Grade II Listed Wedding Venue in the Sherwood Forest area, they have a licensed ceremony room, the main hall for wedding breakfasts, accommodation for the wedding guests and of course the bride and groom, plus a woodland setting for outdoor drinks receptions and evening portraits with your wedding photographer.


Their exclusive Grade II listed, Nottinghamshire building features two licensed ceremony rooms. Surrounded by natural woodland, The Ollerton Room boasts beautiful parquet flooring and is filled with natural light from the original paned windows, creating an outstanding setting for your wedding ceremony against a backdrop of tranquil surroundings. The Engine Hall offers unique tiling, stunning arch windows, and high glass ceilings creating an illuminating space for your wedding breakfast, evening celebrations, or large civil ceremonies.


Following your ceremony, they have loads of space for your guests to explore their themed rooms, games room, and conservatory bar. Alternatively, guests may wish to enjoy their drinks on the lawn surrounded by woodland. Can you picture the setting now, a lovely warm summer evening watching the sun go down together, mmm Nice!


Moving on to the Pumping House Quarters; an oasis of beautifully thought-through, luxury apartments. Nestled at the rear of the historic wedding venue, these sumptuous, self-catering suites offer contemporary elegance and a breath-taking haven following your celebrations.

Goosedale Wedding Venue in Papplewick


The CAPACITY

Guests for a ceremony:200

Guests for sit down meal:0 - 200

Guests for buffet / cocktails:750

Space for more? (eg. marquee): No

The KEY FACTS

Location: Goosedale Lane, Papplewick, NG6 8UJ

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes


All About Goosedale

Surrounded by 100 acres of countryside, Goosedale is one of Nottingham's finest wedding venues. Holding a License for civil ceremonies. Set within over 100 acres of pure tranquillity and breath-taking views of Nottinghamshire.


They can offer exclusive hire or selective use of the Garden Room, Lotus Lounge, Crystal Hall, Ivory Suite, Board Room, or Marquee. They have facilities and suites ti suit all styles of people, providing you with the picture-perfect backdrop for any event. With Wi-Fi throughout the venue, private car parks, easy access throughout the property for everyone.

Colwick Hall Wedding Venue


The CAPACITY

Guests for a ceremony:90

Guests for sit down meal:50 - 90

Guests for buffet / cocktails:150

Space for more? (eg. marquee): Yes

The PRICE

Price range: £5,500 - £9,500

The KEY FACTS

Location: Colwick Park, Racecourse Road, Nottingham, NG2 4BH

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes


All About Colwick Hall

Colwick Hall is the ancestral home of Lord Byron and is one of the most beautiful venues in the area. The country house mansion lies in over 60 acres of charming woodland, rolling countryside, and a lake. They have beautiful scenes inside and out from their rooms to the outside of the building and surrounding grounds to explore.

Rufford Abbey Wedding Venue


The CAPACITY

Guests for a ceremony:90

Guests for sit down meal:25 - 150

Guests for buffet / cocktails:150

Space for more? (eg. marquee): No

The PRICE

Price range: £2,500 - £7,000

The KEY FACTS

Location: Rufford Country Park, Rufford Mill, Talbot Suite, Ollerton, NG22 9DF

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes


All About Rufford Abbey

During all seasons, Rufford Abbey, located in Nottinghamshire, is a beautiful country park. The 12th-century ruins, parkland, woods, formal gardens, and lake offer the chance to take spectacular wedding photographs and a relaxing setting for sure..

Located in Rufford Abbey Country Park, the Talbot Suite is a beautiful historic venue. Comfortably seating 150 guests for a civil ceremony and 80 guests for a wedding breakfast, the venue is located on the first floor, accessible via stairs or lift.


The venue holds a civil ceremony license meaning you can relax, enjoy and spend the whole of your special day in one. We have tailored our wedding packages to cater to every budget and style, whilst still including everything needed to begin building each piece of your dream day. Choose from:


They have a dedicated, award-winning wedding coordinator and the hospitality team has a genuine interest in making your day the best it can possibly be, ensuring every detail is noted. We host weddings seven days a week but will ensure only one wedding a day, so that our attention and best interest, is solely on your special day.

Ruddington Grange Golf Club Ltd Wedding Venue


The CAPACITY

Guests for a ceremony:75

Guests for sit down meal:0 - 120

Guests for buffet / cocktails:200

Space for more? (eg. marquee): No

The PRICE

Price range: £2,795 - £4,995

The KEY FACTS

Location: Wilford Road, Ruddington, NG11 6NB

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes


All About Ruddington Grange Golf Club Ltd

One of Nottinghamshire's most popular wedding venues, licensed for Civil Ceremonies. Here at Ruddington Grange, we have the most amazing outdoor spaces, which make for great wedding photos, and two suites to choose from depending on your guest list. The newly refurbished Wentworth Suite catering for more than 100 guests, but also the Birkin Suite for smaller intimate occasions, plus picturesque outside locations ideal for those romantic photographs.


Add those together and it's easy to see why so many couples opt for an unforgettable one-stop experience, safe in the knowledge that all their needs will be professionally handled by the experienced Grange staff.


The Wentworth Suite is a fully-equipped self-contained unit that operates separately from the Golf Club, ensuring exclusive use. It can accommodate 120 guests seated for a full banquet dining or formal buffet. The slightly unusual shape of this room aids its flexibility with an alcove allowing entertainer's space, a larger than the average dance floor, and a buffet and bar area.


Table settings, napkins, menus, seating plans, and table numbers are fully color coordinated - and you can select 2 or 3 courses from the Wedding Breakfast or the new Wedding Buffet Options or if that is not to your taste, please ask as "nothing at Ruddington Grange is written in stone".

Welbeck Hall Wedding Venue

Historic riverside wedding venue in West Bridgford


The CAPACITY

Guests for a ceremony:90

Guests for sit down meal:15 - 120

Guests for buffet / cocktails:200

Space for more? (eg. marquee): No

The PRICE

Price range: £900 - £7,000

The KEY FACTS

Location: Freemason's Hall, Welbeck Road, West Bridgford, Nottingham, NG2 7QW

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes


All About Welbeck Hall

A truly stunning riverside wedding venue. Available for your entire wedding day from Ceremony through to Wedding Reception. Situated beside the River Trent in West Bridgford, and close to Trent Bridge, Nottinghamshire. Licensed for civil ceremonies in a choice of two ceremony rooms we can accommodate up to 90 guests for a Wedding Breakfast & up to 150 for an Evening Reception. So whether you are planning an intimate wedding or an all-singing & dancing party extravaganza Welbeck Hall can provide your perfect day.

Ye Olde Bell Hotel & Spa Wedding Venue


The CAPACITY

Guests for a ceremony:250

Guests for sit down meal:2 - 140

Guests for buffet / cocktails:250

Space for more? (eg. marquee): No

The PRICE

Price range: £1,250 - £20,000

The KEY FACTS

Location: Barnby Moor, Retford, DN22 8QS

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes


All About Ye Olde Bell Hotel & Spa

Wedding Venue in Retford, Nottinghamshire, Ye Olde Bell is a truly magical wedding venue. Set against the backdrop of the quintessential English countryside, the stunning hotel, gardens, and creative cuisine make Ye Olde Bell one of the most romantic and best-loved wedding and civil ceremony venues on the Nottinghamshire Yorkshire border.

Cockliffe House Hotel Wedding Venue


The CAPACITY

Guests for a ceremony:200

Guests for sit down meal:0 - 200

Guests for buffet / cocktails:200

Space for more? (eg. marquee): No

The KEY FACTS

Location: Burntstump Country Park, Burnstump Hill, Arnold, NG5 8PQ

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes


About Cockliffe House Hotel

Secluded Country House Wedding venue in between Hucknall & Arnold, Nottinghamshire. Licensed for Civil Ceremonies. Our 17th Century Hotel welcomes you to a picturesque Wedding Venue. The wedding venue is an enchanting seventeenth-century house that possesses the architectural facade of a French chateau with turreted-style corners and arched windows. Quite unique, the historic exterior of Cockliffe is complimented by the decadence one finds inside, with the use of rich colours, heavy curtains, antiques, and the skill of a local artist.

Kelham House Wedding Venue


The CAPACITY

Guests for a ceremony:200

Guests for sit down meal:0 - 200

Guests for buffet / cocktails:200

Space for more? (eg. marquee): No

The KEY FACTS

Location: Main Street, Kelham, Newark, NG23 5QP

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes


All About Kelham House

Kelham House Country Manor Hotel is a luxurious wedding venue in Nottinghamshire. The hotel is set within nine acres of glorious private grounds and enchanting woodland which provide the perfect setting for your big day.

The hotel is licensed to hold civil ceremonies in three beautiful rooms. From small, intimate occasions to larger celebrations with up to 100 guests, Kelham House has the perfect space for your event. The venue is perfect all year round; in the warmer months, you and your guests can enjoy a few drinks on the lawns while the roaring log fires provide a cosy setting in winter.

Stapleford Park Country House Wedding Venue


The CAPACITY

Guests for buffet / cocktails:200

Space for more? (eg. marquee): Yes

The KEY FACTS

Location: Stapleford, Melton Mowbray, LE14 2EF

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes


All About Stapleford Park Country House

The most romantic day at one of the most romantic & prestigious wedding venues in Leicestershire. Stapleford Park is an idyllic setting with stunning landscaped grounds for a Country House Wedding, licensed for civil ceremonies & wedding receptions.

Stapleford Park has its own beautiful Church of St Mary Magdalene on the estate grounds which makes a perfect place for a Blessing.


The celebrations can continue with a reception at the elegant Grand Hall, a short walk away. Surrounded by beautiful gardens and the English countryside, Stapleford Park is an idyllic setting for a Country House Wedding with your friends and family.


The spa in the Victorian stables is the ideal setting to unwind and receive some pre-wedding pampering, where their very own personal therapists create the perfect wedding day look in the relaxed atmosphere of their treatment rooms.

Pheasantry Brewery Wedding Venue


the Capacity

Guests for a ceremony:140

Guests for sit down meal:0 - 140

Guests for buffet / cocktails:200

Space for more? (eg. marquee): No

The Price

Price range: £8,000 - £12,000

The Key Facts

Location: High Brecks Farm, Lincoln, NG22 0SN

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes


All About Pheasantry Brewery

The Pheasantry Brewery is a modern, yet traditional micro-brewery, licensed for civil ceremonies and holds wedding receptions in East Markham, available for hire, and can accommodate a marquee on the grounds, for the larger celebration!

They have an in-house catering team, so you don't need to worry about any of that either. Whether you're looking for something informal, unique, or traditional they have the ability to cater to your needs.

Clumber Park Hotel Wedding Venue


The CAPACITY

Guests for a ceremony:120

Guests for sit down meal:20 - 120

Guests for buffet / cocktails:250

Space for more? (eg. marquee): No

The PRICE

Price range: £5,200 - £8,500

The KEY FACTS

Location: Blyth Road, Clumber Park, Worksop, S80 3PA

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes

Number of guest bedrooms:73

Number of guests:146


All About Clumber Park Hotel & Spa

Here at the Clumber Park Hotel, they cater to a variety of Wedding celebrations. You can embrace your surroundings with a ceremony in their Clumber Woodland, enjoy an intimate ceremony in their Courtyard or take advantage of their large Celebration Suite.

Whether you are hosting a large wedding banquet or intimate celebration, with their exclusive function room, they have something to offer for everyone. They cater for most catering budgets as well.


Perfectly placed in rural open countryside with their very own natural woodland, ideally located opposite the beautiful grounds of Clumber Park and close to the historic Sherwood Forest, this provides you with a perfect setting for beautiful photographs and lovely memories.

Newstead Abbey Wedding Venue


The Capacity

Guests for a ceremony:100

Guests for sit down meal:0 - 70

Guests for buffet / cocktails:70

Space for more? (eg. marquee): Yes

The Price

Typical price: £5,000

Price range: £1,500 - £7,000

The Key Facts

Location: Newstead Abbey Park, Ravenshead, NG15 8GE

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes

Number of guest bedrooms:2

Number of guests:6


All About Newstead Abbey

Wedding Venue in Ravenshead, Nottinghamshire. Newstead Abbey is a beautiful Grade I listed priory. Full of romantic charm, and set within immaculately landscaped formal gardens, it’s perfect for a picturesque wedding in the heart of Nottinghamshire. The Orangery, with its stunning views out onto the Spanish Gardens and original features, provides the perfect backdrop for you to say I do... Also nestled in the Cloisters is the original 13th-century Chapel, ideal for any couple hoping to add a religious element to their special day.


After the ceremony, you and your guests can enjoy drinks and canapés in the Garden Room. their caterers will then serve a sumptuous wedding breakfast in the charming West Front Suite to begin your evening of celebrations. This room has wonderful acoustics for speeches and live music, making it ideal for your evening wedding reception.


The Cannon Fort Room is a stylish room with views over the Upper Lake and Waterfall. Along with the Cascade Room and Courtyard, there are several ideal spots for your guests to relax with a drink during your evening reception and admire the beauty of the Abbey at sunset. Enjoy a relaxed stroll in the beautifully presented grounds, while posing for those cherished snapshots of wedding photography. Byron’s Lawn situated in the Formal Gardens is the perfect setting for a magnificent marquee, where you and your guests can enjoy your wedding breakfast and evening reception.

Swancar Farm Country House Wedding Venue


The capacity

Guests for a ceremony:100

Guests for sit down meal:35 - 150

Guests for buffet / cocktails:300

Space for more? (eg. marquee): No

The Price

Price range: £5,000 - £25,000

The Key Facts

Location: Trowell Moor, Nottingham, NG9 3PQ

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes


All About Swancar Farm Country House

Romantic country house wedding venue in Nottingham, with a choice of two rooms, licensed for ceremonies. This rustic farmhouse offers you a charming setting for your wedding celebrations. Guest accommodation is also available for your wedding party.


Swancar is an idyllic setting for your most special celebration. Set amidst 250 acres of rolling Nottinghamshire countryside, our beautiful 16th-century country house provides a romantic, elegant backdrop for your special day and is perfectly situated in Trowell, Nottingham, within easy reach of the M1 and local surrounding areas of Nottingham, Derby, and Leicester.

Wollaton Hall Wedding Venue


The Capacity

Guests for a ceremony:100

Guests for sit down meal:0 - 100

Guests for buffet / cocktails:150

Space for more? (eg. marquee): Yes

The Price

Typical price: £5,000

Price range: £1,500 - £7,000

The Key Facts

Location: Gardens & Deer Park, Wollaton Park, Wollaton, NG8 2AE

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes


All About Wollaton Hall

Wollaton Hall is a stunning Grade I listed 16th-century Elizabethan mansion set in 500 acres of natural parkland, perfect for a picturesque wedding in the heart of Nottingham. The Great Hall, with its beautiful original features, including hand-carved stone screen archways and hammer-beam ceilings, provides the perfect backdrop for you to say I do...


After the ceremony, you and your guests can enjoy drinks and canapés in the Camellia House. Their caterers will then serve a sumptuous wedding breakfast in the splendor of the Great Hall to begin your evening of celebrations. This room has wonderful acoustics for speeches, live music, and choirs, making it ideal for your evening wedding reception.


The Salon is an elegant room with French windows opening onto the back lawn. This is the ideal spot for your guests to relax with a drink during your evening reception.

The Prospect Room, situated on the top floor of Wollaton Hall, is the perfect escape on your wedding day. This magnificent room has panoramic views over Nottingham and, with stunning architecture, it's the perfect room for intimate wedding photography.

Best Western Bestwood Lodge Wedding Venue


The Capacity

Guests for a ceremony:90

Guests for sit down meal:50 - 150

Guests for buffet / cocktails:200

Space for more? (eg. marquee): Yes

The Price

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Price range: £4,000 - £14,000

The Key Facts

Location: Bestwood Country Park, Arnold, NG5 8NE

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes


All About Best Western Bestwood Lodge

A country house Wedding Venue in Arnold, Nottinghamshire, Licensed for Ceremonies. Exclusive Use available on request. Plenty of Guest Accommodation. Bestwood Lodge wedding venue use to be a hunting lodge back in the olden days but has been converted into this beautiful wedding venue with grounds to match.

Norwood Park Country House Wedding Venue


the capacity

Guests for a ceremony:150

Guests for sit down meal:18 - 150

Guests for buffet / cocktails:150

Space for more? (eg. marquee): No

The Price

Price range: £8,000 - £35,000

the Key Facts

Location: Norwood Park, Halam Road, Southwell, NG25 0PB

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes

Number of guest bedrooms:17

Number of guests:47


All About Norwood Park Country House

From intimate celebrations to grand affairs, host your special day at Norwood Park Country House. Wedding ceremonies and celebrations have been held here for 350 years, you can trust them to create a remarkable celebration with you.


Indoors or outdoors? Norwood Park is licensed to host civil ceremonies in the Drawing Room for up to 75 guests, the Gallery which can seat up to 150, and the outdoor gazebo that can seat up to 100 guests and offer standing space for 50 guests. If you're looking for a more traditional ceremony, there are many local churches nearby to Norwood Park Country House.


Intimate or grand wedding reception. For those more intimate affairs, enjoy your wedding reception in the Dining Room seating between 18-50 guests. Or for larger wedding receptions, dine under their vintage chandeliers in the Gallery seating up to 150 guests.


Once the vows are spoken and the speeches heard, it's time to party with your friends and family. The Gallery at Norwood Park is an ideal and spacious venue to celebrate in style with up to 250 guests. With ample room for bands, a large dance floor, a full bar, and an outside courtyard for relaxing (cooling off), Norwood Park has all the facilities you could want for a unique and memorable Wedding Party! they can even arrange fireworks for you!

The Carriage Hall Wedding Venue


The Capacity

Guests for a ceremony:100

Guests for sit down meal:0 - 120

Guests for buffet / cocktails:170

Space for more? (eg. marquee): No

The Price

Price range: £6,000 - £12,000

the Key Facts

Location: Nr Perkins Restaurant, Station Road, Plumtree, Nottingham, NG12 5NA

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes


All About The Carriage Hall

The Carriage Hall & grounds are secluded & exclusively yours, set in the countryside, yet only 15 minutes from Nottingham City Centre

The building dates back to 1895, this charming Victorian Goods Shed located alongside the drive from the former Plumtree railway station (now renowned Perkins Bar & Bistro) was lovingly restored by Perkins Family.


they have a beautiful main hall with historic arched windows, brick walls, original oak beams & large double-height glazed openings, allowing the countryside to flood in, creating an idyllic setting for your special day. Onsite accommodation, the shepherd huts, is the perfect way to make your wedding day & night more memorable.

Holme Pierrepont Hall Wedding Venue


The Capacity

Guests for a ceremony:110

Guests for sit down meal:0 - 270

Guests for buffet / cocktails:270

Space for more? (eg. marquee): Yes

The Key Facts

Location: Holme Pierrepont, Nottingham, NG12 2LD

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes


All About Holme Pierrepont Hall

A beautiful, historic, country house with picturesque courtyard garden and parkland and yet only ten minutes from Nottingham city center. It provides a perfect, romantic setting for your wedding and civil ceremony and is exclusively yours for the day.


This magnificent manor house has five reception rooms all elegantly decorated with family portraits and antique furniture and can accommodate up to 120 guests for dining and around 150 for an evening party. The Hall built-in 1500 is still a family home to descendants of the Pierreponts and this is reflected in the personal service from the Brackenbury family and the friendly and relaxed ambiance of the venue.

Eastwood Hall Wedding Venue

I am their recommended photographer for their events such as weddings.


The Capacity

Guests for a ceremony:70

Guests for sit down meal:0 - 240

Guests for buffet / cocktails:300

Space for more? (eg. marquee): No

The Price

Typical price: £5,500

Price range: £5,250 - £8,000

The Key Facts

Location: Mansfield Road, Eastwood, NG16 3SS

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes

Number of guest bedrooms:150

Number of guests:300

Ian Petrie's Photography is the wedding venue's recommended photography service.


All About Eastwood Hall

Eastwood Hall located in Nottingham offers a wonderful backdrop for your wedding day, From elegant rooms in the manor house to our modern banqueting suites, The wedding venue offers complete flexibility for up to 280 guests. Weddings packages are available.


Your wedding is one of the most important days of your life so when you contact them, you'll be looked after by a dedicated wedding planner. With 26 acres of stunning grounds, this versatile wedding venue has plenty of amenities to choose from. They'll help you choose the right details, checking everything runs to plan, and they can put you in touch with local wedding florists, photographers, and entertainers to create your entire day.

Oaktree Farm Weddings Wedding Venue


The Capacity

Guests for sit down meal:0 - 150

Guests for buffet / cocktails:250

Space for more? (eg. marquee): No

The Price

£ ££ £££ ££££

Price range: £4,600 - £6,600

The Key Facts

Location: Oaktree Farm, Grassthorpe Road, Normanton-on-Trent, NG23 6RY

Licensed for civil ceremonies: No


All About Oaktree Farm Weddings

Fancy something a little different? Take a walk down the festoon-lit walkway through the meadow to our chino-coloured stretch tent with its sleek lines and modern yet rustic decorated interior. Perfect for a couple seeking a rustic festival vibe. As you approach the stunning canvas stretch tent, you and your guests will be greeted by the friendly sheep, alpacas, and cows! The space outside the stretch tent is illuminated with festoon lighting and there's plenty of space for activities and mingling.


There is a fire pit and seating for those who want to relax or play outdoors, it is truly breathtaking. There is so much at Oaktree Farm that can make your perfect day come true, you can make it your own with decorations and personalise it as you choose for your big day.

The Walled Garden Wedding Venue


The Capacity

Guests for a ceremony:200

Guests for sit down meal:50 - 220

Guests for buffet / cocktails:250

Space for more? (eg. marquee): Yes

The Price

Price range: £5,000 - £15,000

The Key Facts

Location: Beeston Fields Golf Club, Old Drive, Wollaton Road, Beeston, NG9 3DA

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes


All About Beeston Fields (The Walled Garden)

The Walled Garden at Beeston Fields is a traditional, Victorian walled garden & Grand Marquee secluded amidst 135 acres of parkland on the prestigious grounds of Beeston Fields. The family-owned estate was established in 1837 with The Walled Garden offering afternoon strolls through apple arches and cottage flower beds in full bloom.


Original red brick walls, rusty ironwork, old wooden gates, and a grapevine greenhouse have all been retained and incorporated into an enchanting secret garden. The permanent marquee boosts full heating, Chandeliers, floor-length drapes & large Georgian bar windows showcasing landscaped views throughout. Offering a large bar with crystal candelabras and a dance floor for your evening entertainment. Anything goes from festoon lights and ceiling drapes to giant chalkboards and garden games. The marquee is a permanent feature and can accommodate up to 220 guests.


The wedding ceremonies take place under the old converted greenhouse which has rose-covered rustic brick walls and flower beds on either side of the ceremony area. Should the English weather decide to mess with your plans for an outdoor ‘i do’ they can also host the vows in the marquee overlooking the garden. The Walled Garden is a purposely designed venue with the benefit of being privately owned enabling them to cater for your ideal wedding day, from a vintage afternoon tea on the lawns to a Champagne BBQ in the sunken terrace.

Mour Hotel Wedding Venue


The Capacity

Guests for a ceremony:130

Guests for sit down meal:1 - 80

Guests for buffet / cocktails:150

Space for more? (eg. marquee): No

The Price

Price range: £4,995 - £7,495

The Key Facts

Location:(Junction 27 of the M1) Lake View Drive, Sherwood Park, Annesley, Nottingham, NG15 0EA

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes


All About Mour Hotel

A stylish location for a modern wedding, in Sherwood Park, Nottingham. Available for your wedding ceremony, breakfast, and reception. Our boutique hotel wedding venue provides a stunning location for an unforgettable wedding. With so much happening on your special day, it's important to know that you have a great venue catering to your needs and requirements.


There are some nice outside walks around the venue with a pond and water fountains nearby plus Annesley derelict historic 18th-century ruins to explore or have photos around.

The Old Vicarage Boutique Wedding Venue


The Capacity

Guests for a ceremony:60

Guests for sit down meal:5 - 60

Guests for buffet / cocktails:60

Space for more? (eg. marquee): No

The Price

Typical price: £6,000

Price range: £4,000 - £10,000

The Key Facts

Location: The Old Vicarage Boutique Hotel, Westhorpe, Southwell, NG25 0NB

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes


All About The Old Vicarage Boutique Wedding Venue

The Old Vicarage Boutique Wedding Venue is a family ran business set in the heart of Southwell, Nottinghamshire, and is one of the East Midlands best-kept secrets.

The Old Vicarage is an exclusive wedding venue on the day of your wedding! At The Old Vicarage, They only have one bride, and you won't have to lift a finger! As they are a family-run business they have a small planning team who will be with you every step of the way to ensure that your wedding day exceeds all expectations. Full-time Michelin-trained, executive head chef, who has worked tirelessly to create an extensive menu for their wedding couples to choose from.


The interior of The Old Vicarage is a modern twist on classic elegance which is the perfect setting for a wedding. Eight individually designed bedrooms are exclusively yours to use on the night of your wedding, each room's style is totally different whilst the underlying feeling of luxury flows throughout the whole hotel.

Hodsock Priory Wedding Venue


The Capacity

Guests for a ceremony:120

Guests for sit down meal:60 - 120

Guests for buffet / cocktails:250

Space for more? (eg. marquee): No

The Price

Price range: £2,000 - £30,000

The Key Facts

Location: Blyth, S81 0TY

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes


All About Hodsock Priory

If you're looking for a fun and relaxed, exclusive-use venue, Hodsock Priory is ideal. With a unique history, stylish setting, seasonally planted formal gardens for picturesque scenes, and wedding photography to boot. They have a reputation as a romantic stately home wedding venue, with a unique Tudor gatehouse that will give you and your guests the feeling they are arriving at a very special place.


The breathtaking home is steeped in history and four English kings have stayed on the Estate. Its rural secluded splendor with added touches of luxury appeals to all brides and grooms to be.


They have five reception rooms and can comfortably accommodate 120-day guests and 250 at night. The beautiful gardens that surround the Priory offer a picture-perfect backdrop for photos and that sense of privacy and grandeur.


The bridal/honeymoon suite boasts a sumptuous four-poster bed piled high with cushions and soft furnishings. Along with the roll-top bath and separate rainfall shower, we’ve included a wedding dress wardrobe. Hodsock’s award-winning service is at the heart of what they offer.

The Nottinghamshire Golf and Country Club Wedding Venue


The Capacity

Guests for buffet / cocktails:200

Space for more? (eg. marquee): Yes

The Key Facts

Location: The Nottinghamshire Golf and Country Club, Main Road, Cotgrave, Nottingham, NG12 3HB

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes


All About The NottinghamshireGold and Country Club

A stunning venue set in acres of the countryside provides the perfect setting for a peaceful and romantic wedding. With stunning views of the countryside, this newly renovated wedding venue is located just five miles from the center of Nottingham.


Whether you want a tailor-made wedding experience or wish to use their package suggestions, they are flexible to create an amazing experience for your wedding day.

Mercure Nottingham City Centre Hotel


The Capacity

Guests for a ceremony:100

Guests for sit down meal:10 - 100

Guests for buffet / cocktails:100

Space for more? (eg. marquee): No

The Price

Price range: £2,600 - £6,000

The Key Facts

Location: George Street, Nottingham, NG1 3BP

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes

Number of guest bedrooms:76

Number of guests:130


All About Mercure Nottingham City Centre Hotel

At the Mercure Hotel in Nottingham, they understand that weddings should be planned with care, and are eager to create your dream day in our luxury location. Catering for up to 100 people for a Ceremony, Wedding Breakfast, or Evening Reception. With the exclusive use of your chosen suite, a master of ceremonies to announce you, and stunning backdrops for all your photographs.


Your standard wedding package would also include a complimentary bedroom for your wedding night, as well as special rates for your guests’ accommodation in one of their 76 stunning en-suite bedrooms. Tailor-made packages and a dedicated wedding coordinator to support you at every stage, gives you a unique and flexible option for your wedding venue options.

Kelham Hall Wedding Venue


Capacity

Guests for buffet / cocktails:200

Space for more? (eg. marquee): Yes

Key Facts

Location: Main Road, Kelham, Newark, NG23 5QX

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes


All About Kelham Hall

Beautiful stately home on the bank of the River Trent, Nottinghamshire, nestled in 42 acres of parkland and gardens. A fantastic range of facilities can cater for weddings of all sizes. Kelham Hall provides a stunning backdrop for your special day. This magnificent Victorian House remains an impressive landmark on the Trent Valley. Set within 42 acres of landscaped gardens and parkland, the hall is a fascinating example of Victorian décor and our beautiful grounds are the ideal setting for superb photographs.

The Old Vicarage Wedding Venue


The Capacity

Guests for a ceremony:150

Guests for sit down meal:50 - 200

Guests for buffet / cocktails:200

Space for more? (eg. marquee): Yes

The Price

Typical price: £7,000

Price range: £4,000 - £10,000

The Key Facts

Location: Park Lane, Elkesley, Retford, DN22 8AS

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes


All About The Old Vicarage

Civil Licence for weddings in Nottinghamshire Exclusive use. Quirky, relaxed, fun, and freedom to choose everything at the venue Secluded away in the Nottinghamshire countryside lies the Old Vicarage at Elkesley, a rustic, relaxed, and chilled out tipi, yurt, and marquee venue. Whether you’re looking for a calm, informal wedding with a summer BBQ, a formal wedding, or just something a bit different, we believe that our tipis, yurts, or marquees and our quiet, rural location are the perfect choices for your magical day.


They can provide for weddings of up to 150 people seated and have an onsite bar, indoor and outside firepits, and views across beautiful countryside. You are able to decorate the tipi, yurt, or marquee however you would like, giving you the opportunity to create your very own bespoke wedding, personal to you

Thoresby Wedding Venue

Thoresby Weddings at Thoresby Park


The Capacity

Guests for a ceremony:150

Guests for sit down meal:50 - 150

Guests for buffet / cocktails:200

Space for more? (eg. marquee): Yes

the Price

£ ££ £££ ££££

Price range: £2,800 - £5,990

the Key Facts

Location: The Courtyard, Thoresby Park, Ollerton, NG22 9EP

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes


About Thoresby Weddings

Wedding Venue in Newark, Nottinghamshire, licensed for Civil Ceremonies. Thoresby has become one of the most exceptional settings for weddings in North Nottinghamshire, able to accommodate up to 180 guests for dinner and up to 200 for drinks receptions. Weddings and civil ceremonies can take place in the dramatic setting of the Victorian Riding Hall with its soaring arched ceiling, red brick walls and superb wooden floor.


They have an extensive estate and woodland give you exceptional photographic opportunities. Thoresby Park is also available for marquee weddings or any bespoke ideas involving the great outdoors, giving you the best options to have your perfect wedding.

Weddings at Brackenhurst


the Capacity

Guests for sit down meal:50 - 200

Guests for buffet / cocktails:200

Space for more? (eg. marquee): No

the Price

£ ££ £££ ££££

Typical price: £2,750

Price range: £2,750 - £2,750

the Key Facts

Location: Nottingham Trent University, Brackenhurst Lane, Nottingham, NG25 0QF

Licensed for civil ceremonies: No


all About Weddings at Brackenhurst

Brackenhurst resides in a picturesque location in the heart of the Nottinghamshire countryside; a rustic and relaxed rural estate, offering the perfect setting for your outdoor wedding. Brackenhurst is located in the rural village of Southwell, within 500 acres of beautiful Nottinghamshire countryside. Bursting with greenery, woodlands, walled gardens, and water, our stunning estate creates the perfect rural setting for your wedding.


Whether you’re looking for a bohemian festival vibe, a classic chic wedding, a rustic handmade experience, or something completely different, our incredible suppliers and inspiring grounds are the perfect choices for your special day.

Rufford Park Golf & Country Club Wedding Venue


the Capacity

Guests for buffet / cocktails:200

Space for more? (eg. marquee): No

the Key Facts

Location: Rufford Lane, Rufford, Newark, NG22 9DG

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes


all About Rufford Park Golf & Country Club

Beautiful wedding venue in the Midlands. Rated one of the top golf society and corporate event venues in the Midlands. The stunning 18 hole golf course set in beautiful parkland and woodland makes it one of the most memorable Nottinghamshire golf clubs. In addition, the golf shop, excellent practice, and tuition facilities including a 16 bay floodlit driving range ensure Rufford Park is a great club for both members and visitors.


If you’re looking for a venue that is licensed to hold Civil Ceremonies then Rufford Park Golf & Country Club is the ideal venue for you. One of the most stunning venues in Nottingham, The venue is located in an idyllic location for you to say your vows. The perfect location in Nottinghamshire for Weddings, Conferences, and Parties set in picturesque surroundings. The Bar and restaurant offer delicious home-cooked food, including Sunday Carvery at great prices, and is open to everyone.

The University Of Nottingham Wedding Venue


the Capacity

Guests for buffet / cocktails:200

Space for more? (eg. marquee): No

the Key Facts

Location: Nottingham, NG7 2RD

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes


all About The University Of Nottingham

The University of Nottingham is a stunning traditional wedding venue, the Trent Building can be used for your civil ceremony, wedding breakfast and evening do! With 330 acres of landscaped parkland ideal for wedding photography. Enjoy the stunning landscaped surroundings and peace and tranquillity of a traditional setting at The University of Nottingham.


Nestled away amongst 330 acres of landscaped parkland is a beautiful location for your wedding ceremony in the Trent Building. Traditional oak-paneled ante-rooms lead through to the Great Hall, where a civil license enables you to tie the knot whilst you are here. Afterward, relax and enjoy the serenity of the Senate Chamber for your wedding breakfast, with terraces leading down to the boating lake, perfect for a few snaps to capture memories of your day.


In the evening, the Great Hall is transformed to create a party atmosphere where you and your guests can party into the early hours. Award-winning chefs create menus to delight you and our skilled operational team ensures that your every whim is catered for. With your own personal wedding coordinator helping you every step of the way to ensure you experience a day to remember.

Hazel Gap Barn Wedding Venue

Stunning, rural, exclusive Rustic wedding barn


the capacity

Guests for a ceremony:150

Guests for sit down meal:0 - 150

Guests for buffet / cocktails:250

Space for more? (eg. marquee): No

the Key Facts

Location: Budby Road, Budby, Edwinstowe, NG22 9EY

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes


all About Hazel Gap Barn

Hazel Gap Barn is set on its own in lovely countryside some distance away from the well-visited Welbeck Village. Two red-brick barn buildings stand on either side of an enclosed farmyard which has been transformed into a stunning courtyard with a pretty sandstone fountain, mulberry trees, and elegant wooden benches, perfect for hosting post-ceremony drinks. At night, this is an enchanting spot with dramatic flares, warming fire pits, and romantic lighting.


The barn is fronted with two unusual, magnificent towers, with arched entrances that provide a dramatic view to approaching guests. Within the old farm, walls lie a charming courtyard and the light and spacious Oak Room links the buildings at the back of the property, offering lovely views across the lawn and into the woods.


The barn boasts traditional oak timbers and arches, while a roaring fireplace, fairy lights, and a giant candelabra create the perfect atmosphere for an intimate ceremony. After dinner, this room is transformed into a spectacular dance floor.


The old farmhouse barn has been converted into impressive professional kitchens, housing our vast, hand-made rotisserie and impressive outdoor BBQ and where your guests can enjoy the drama of their food being prepared.

Clumber Park Wedding Venue


the Capacity

Guests for buffet / cocktails:200

Space for more? (eg. marquee): No

the Key Facts

Location: Worksop, S80 3BE

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes


all About Clumber Park

A beautiful wedding venue set in the tranquil and picturesque grounds of Clumber Park in Nottinghamshire. Wedding receptions and wedding ceremonies available at Clumber Park. Set in the heart of Clumber Park, you’ll find walled gardens, wooded glades, and a romantic bridge overlooking Clumber Lake; with a full view of the gothic chapel, this is a truly unique backdrop to host your special day.

Lace Market Hotel Wedding Venue

Boutique city centre wedding venue


the Capacity

Guests for a ceremony:50

Guests for sit down meal:20 - 50

Guests for buffet / cocktails:100

Space for more? (eg. marquee): No

the Price

£ ££ £££ ££££

Typical price: £3,999

Price range: £2,999 - £10,999

the Key Facts

Location:29-31 High Pavement, The Lace Market, Nottingham, NG1 1HN

Licensed for civil ceremonies: Yes

Number of guest bedrooms:42

Number of guests:80


all About Lace Market Hotel

A step away from the city centre of Nottingham, enjoy the sensation of escape. Give in to rare indulgence. Let your eyes take in the colour and the light & your nose absorb the subtle sweet fragrances throughout. Settle in for the sweetest of dreams.


The Lace Market Hotel presents an extraordinary palette of temptations. Sublime series beds, signature cocktails, warm welcoming staff, and amazing artwork around this 4* boutique hotel. The Lace Market hotel offers a selection of forty-two sumptuous bedrooms with world-class amenities to compliment your short break away in Nottingham. Our serene lobby space and magnificent Merchants can cater for weddings from 20 to 100 guests. You have to see the hotel for yourself and you will fall in love!

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I hope this has helped you somewhat, it is only an intro into those venues, you can find out more on their websites, but I hope it has helped nonetheless. All the best for your wedding planning and I hope to hear from you about your wedding photography needs.