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Hampshire’s top 20 wedding venues

PUBLISHED: 15:21 21 January 2014 | UPDATED: 09:25 21 September 2016

Careys Manor

Careys Manor


Choose from the best for your wedding venue

Careys Manor Hotel & Senspa

Discover a blend of traditional English charm and character combined with contemporary elegance amongst the settings of a Victorian country house.

Contact: Brockenhurst, SO42 7RH, 01590 623551, www.careysmanor.com

Highclere Castle

Set amidst 1,000 acres of magnificent parkland, the castle will act as the most atmospheric backdrop to your special day.

Contact: Highclere Park, Newbury, RG20 9RN, 01635 253 210, www.highclerecastle.co.uk

Rhinefield House

With the stunning Tudor house as a backdrop, its forest setting provides the perfect hideaway to celebrate your nuptials.

Contact: Rhinefield Road, Brockenhurst, SO42 7QB, 01590 622922, www.handpickedhotels.co.uk/hotels/Rhinefield-House

HMS Warrior

Once the pride of the British fleet, Warrior now serves as a unique wedding venue.

Contact: Victory Gate, HM Naval Base, Main Rd, Portsmouth, PO1 3QX, 02392 778604, www.hmswarrior.org

Lainston House Hotel

This venue offers up a real Lord and Lady theme with its 17th century design and wood panelled rooms.

Contact: Sparsholt, Winchester, SO21 2LT, 01962 776088, www.lainstonhouse.com

The Tithe Barn

For a vintage, rustic feel where better to get married then an old barn in the the South Downs.

Contact: Old Ditcham Farm, Ditcham Nr. Petersfield, GU31 5RQ, 01730 825562, www.tithe-barn.co.uk

Four Seasons Hampshire

The mix of modern touches with the historic surroundings and stunning architecture will ensure you will want for nothing on your wedding day.

Contact: Dogmersfield Park, Chalky Lane, Dogmersfield, RG27 8TD, 01252 853000, www.fourseasons.com/hampshire

The Royal Marines Museum

Formerly one of the finest officers’ messes in Britain, this unique and historical venue will make an ideal setting for a glamorous wedding.

Contact: Eastney Esplanade, Southsea, Portsmouth, PO4 9PX, 02392 819385, www.royalmarinesmuseum.co.uk


With its sumptuous décor, magnificent staircase and excellent dining concepts – this will certainly be a wedding that’s different from the norm.

Contact: Farnborough Road, Farnborough, GU14 6EL, 01252 555890, www.aviatorbytag.com

Beaulieu Abbey

One of the largest Cistercian monasteries in England, Beaulieu Abbey provides a stunning wedding venue in the New Forest.

Contact: Leith’s at Beaulieu, John Montagu Building, Beaulieu, Brockenhurst, SO42 7ZN, 01590 614787, www.beaulieuthevenue.co.uk

Spitbank Fort

Truly iconic and totally unique, Spitbank Fort is sure to impress you and your guests with an idyllic ceremony by the sea.

Contact: Royal Clarence Marina, Weevil Way, Gosport, PO12 1FX, 02392 513887, www.spitbankfort.com

Chewton Glen Country House Hotel and Spa Resort

This award-winning 5 Red Star Hotel is one of the finest luxury wedding venues in Hampshire, and is superbly located within the stunning New Forest countryside.

Contact: New Milton, New Forest, BH25 6QS, 01425 275341, www.chewtonglen.com

Rivervale Barn

This contemporary green oak wedding barn on the banks of the River Blackwater in Yateley will make a unique venue for your special day.

Contact: Mill Farm, Mill Lane, Yateley, GU46 7SS, 01252 413232, www.rivervale-barn-weddings.co.uk

The Elvetham

Steeped in history, this magnificent 19th century mansion is set in 35 acres of beautifully manicured gardens and grounds.

Contact: Fleet Road, Hartley Wintney, Hook, RG27 8AS, 01252 844871, www.elvethamhotel.co.uk

Warbrook House

A magnificent Grade I listed mansion set in 130 acres of Grade II listed gardens, complete with its very own Versailles style canal.

Contact: The Street, Eversley, Hook, RG27 0PL, 0844 9802321, www.deverevenues.co.uk/warbrook-house

The Montagu Arms Hotel

Enjoy world class service with the highest level of attention to detail and renowned Michelin star dining in this delightful New Forest Hotel.

Contact: Beaulieu, New Forest, SO42 7ZL, 01590 612324, www.montaguarmshotel.co.uk

New Place

This grade I listed house is a true masterpiece of brickwork: a home that combines Tudor and Elizabethan eccentricities with subtle, modern touches.

Contact: Shirrell Heath, Southampton, SO32 2JY, 0844 9802315, www.deverevenues.co.uk/new-place

Stansted Park

Hire this this beautiful and historic wedding venue and you can say your vows overlooking the Hampshire coastline.

Contact: Rowlands Castle, PO9 6DX, 02392 412265, www.stanstedpark.co.uk

Avington Park

This beautiful and imposing family home can be exclusively hired for you and your family to enjoy on your special day.

Contact: Winchester, SO21 1DB, 01962 779260, www.avingtonpark.co.uk

The Clock Barn

Feel like your miles from anywhere in this impressive rustic barn available for exclusive use to enable you to hold your whole day in one place.

Contact: Tufton Warren Farm Llp, Tufton Warren, Whitchurch, RG28 7RB, 01256 630199, www.clockbarn-weddings.co.uk

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