If you’re starting your wedding venue search in Somerset, then you’re in the right place. We’ve compiled a list of our favourite, most unique wedding venues in Somerset so you can find the perfect place for your special day in the South West.
From picturesque countryside retreats to Roman baths, if you’re looking to skip the well-known wedding spots for something extremely memorable, Somerset is the place to do it! Take a look at our top picks below.
1. Grand Pier – Weston-Super-Mare
If you’re a frequent visitor to Weston-Super-Mare, chances are you’ll have visited the Grand Pier – but did you know it can be transformed into a stunning wedding venue complete with a sea view? Stretching out to sea for a quarter of a mile, the Grand Pier is truly an idyllic wedding location.
2. Yarlington Barn – Lympsham
Set in the rural countryside of Lympsham, Yarlington Barn Wedding Venue could be the perfect wedding venue in Somerset for those looking for a rural retreat. With a terrace overlooking a small lake, the barn is the ultimate, picturesque spot for unforgettable wedding snaps.
3. Ston Easton Park – Ston Easton
Located in the West Country’s beautiful parkland, Ston Easton Park Wedding Venue is a remarkable romantic setting for any wedding ceremony. If your dream wedding involves an 18th-century mansion that’s fit for a queen (and is surrounded by 36 acres of greenery) then this historic estate could be the perfect place for you.
4. Pump Room and Roman Baths – Bath
For history lovers and romantics alike, these historic baths that were once enjoyed by the Romans could now be enjoyed by you, your family and your friends! As one of the most unique wedding venues in Bath, the Pump Room is an assuredly atmospheric setting that your guests won’t forget in a hurry!
Take a look at our list of stunning wedding venues in Bath for even more options in the beautiful city.
5. Dillington House – Ilminster
The Ham Stone house in the heart of the Dillington Estate dates back to the Elizabethan era but it has still maintained much of its charm today. Equipped with elegant reception rooms and a luxurious orangery, it’s easy to see why this Somerset countryside mansion features as one of our most unique wedding venues.
6. Victoria Art Gallery – Bath
This popular tourist attraction in Bath can be turned into an incontestable venue for any wedding! Located in the heart of the city, the Victoria Art gallery showcases some of the finest works of art including British oil paintings from the 17th century to today! We can only imagine how magical a wedding here would be.
7. Haselbury Mill – Crewkerne
Perhaps one of the most historic venues you’ve never heard of, Haselbury Mill Wedding Venue dates back centuries to the age of William the Conqueror. The newly built barn sits alongside the three listed buildings, providing a superbly one-of-a-kind setting for any wedding.
8. St Audries Park – West Quantoxhead
This Victorian orangery is another picturesque venue ideal for any wedding ceremony in Somerset. The glass building at St Audries Park will ensure you and your guests are treated to the red carpet treatment – or, in this case, the golden carpet treatment (yes, the bride will get to walk down a golden carpet). The park’s mesmerising gardens are also a flawless location for your memorable wedding photographs.
9. Macdonald Bath Spa Hotel – Bath
The Macdonald Spa Hotel in Bath is perhaps one of the most luxurious Macdonald-brand hotels in the country – and it could be an exemplary venue for your wedding. Situated amongst 7 acres of stunning gardens, this huge, Georgian hotel really is a fairy-tale setting for an intimate wedding.
10. Bailbrook House Hotel – Bath
Bath has some of the most stunning houses that are perfect for weddings – and Balibrook is no exception. The Balibrook country house is unique in that it is one of only two Grade II listed buildings in the city, making it a truly unique wedding venue. The Balibrook House Hotel is perfect for those seeking a little countryside tranquillity at their wedding, while still being well connected to the city itself.
Find the wedding venue that’s perfect for you
Don’t worry if you haven’t found your dream wedding venue from this list, Somerset has even more to offer for couples looking to tie the knot. If you’re looking for something a little more traditional, or want to explore even more unique venues, use our wedding venue finder to locate the ideal place for your ceremony.