With 50 miles of beautiful coastline, charming medieval towns, crashing waves and windswept dunes, Suffolk is a stunning place to tie the knot with the person you love most. It has a vast range of environments, giving you the option of everything from quaint, charming towns to vast, sweeping vistas. There really is something for everyone.
Without further ado, here is our selection of the most beautiful wedding venues in Suffolk.
Built in 1827 by Robert Sayer, a real-life heir of Fleet Street (centre of the universe for London journalism and press in the 1900s), Sibton Park is the quintessential Georgian manor house. Sayer enlisted the help of celebrated architect, Decimus Burton, to great effect: giant stone pillars frame the house and its dramatic portico entrance, while the serpentine driveway twists and turns through lakeside views and huge oak trees. You’ll see the private courtyard on your way in – a perfect space for a BBQ.
Inside, you’ll find an array of reception rooms which you’ll have full access to – these include the morning room in which you and your guests can enjoy breakfast, the drawing room which serves as an excellent reception spot, and the giant dining room.
Sibton Park is a perfect combination of 19th century grandeur and contemporary amenities for a luxurious experience. Upstairs, there are 12 bedrooms which are all fitted with hypno beds, antique fixtures, and original Chinese wallpaper. We’ve not mentioned the en-suite bathrooms, either; you’ll enjoy underfloor heating and high-end bathroom fittings for the best shower of your life. Luxury like you’ve never known.
With a capacity of 120 guests and acres of land to enjoy, Sibton Park wedding venue sets the bar high for Suffolk wedding venues.
Hengrave Hall is a magnificent Tudor mansion that has maintained all the trappings of Elizabethan style and luxury. From the sweeping views of rural Suffolk to the grand halls and chambers inside, Hengrave Hall will give you a wedding day that you, and your guests, will remember forever.
With 27 luxurious bedrooms and a selection of gorgeous rooms (just one example being the West Terrace, a sun-kissed outside space perfect for summertime drinks receptions), Hengrave Hall caters for a number of different atmospheres. The Long Gallery is another exquisite room, and a guest favourite – up to 140 guests can enjoy a sumptuous breakfast feast here. For more intimate settings, the Dining Room, Banqueting Hall, or the Library are all ideal.
With its own chapel, Hengrave Hall gives you the full wedding experience as well as exclusive use of the venue and its surrounding gardens. What’s more, it accommodates for a large number of guests: Hengrave Hall can hold up to 140 guests for ceremonies in the main house and the church, 140 guests for wedding breakfast, and an enormous 250 guests for evening receptions. You’ll be taken care of at Hengrave Hall.
Nestled among the idyllic Suffolk countryside – think lush, rolling hills and the vast panorama – sits Easton Grange wedding venue, a cluster of renovated farm buildings in which your perfect wedding day awaits. Overlooking the River Deben, one of Suffolk’s most treasured natural sites, you’ll enjoy stunning views and countless photo opportunities. Easton Grange prides itself on giving you a wonderful wedding day whatever the weather, and can accommodate for all four seasons.
What’s more, the accommodation is simply beautiful. While Easton Grange can recommend luxury hotels in the area, it has its own luxury bridal suites available (some of which are the best we’ve ever seen). There’s The Bakehouse, a cute red-brick cottage with modern fittings, handsome woodwork, and the comfiest beds you’ve ever known. This is a hideaway just for newlyweds. For specially selected family and friends, there’s The Farmhouse, a restored 16th century Suffolk dwelling that’s decorated with the finest contemporary furnishings.
The stunning oak-framed barn is licensed for weddings with up to 165 guests, and with their friendly and helpful staff, you will have everything you need for the perfect wedding day at Easton Grange.
Located in rural Ipswich, Jimmy’s Farm & Wildlife Park is a Suffolk wedding venue like no other. In their restored 17th century barn, up to 150 of your guests can enjoy an exquisite menu that caters for all appetites and tastes. If you’re an animal lover, then Jimmy’s Farm is the wedding venue for you – your guests will be invited to visit the many animals that reside at Jimmy’s Farm (the goats are unspeakably cute!).
One of the best things about Jimmy’s Farm are the countryside views. Among the ancient woodland, you’ll be transported to a time of simple rural romance. Jimmy’s Farm manages to combine this quaint feel with modern advantages like state-of-the-art bathroom facilities and luxurious accommodation.
The Butterfly House is a gorgeous spot in which you can receive guests with canapes and fine wine. Guests can even go off the beaten track and explore the beautiful surrounding woodland – you’ll have exclusive use of the whole venue!
Haughley Park Barn
Just north of Ipswich, Haughley Park Barn wedding venue is a Suffolk wedding venue that accommodates for the civil ceremony, reception, and evening party rolled into one. For civil ceremonies, the venue can hold up to 100 and, for wedding receptions, 120 (there’s also a capacity of 240 for evening parties!).
Yes, Haughley Park Barn has plenty of space. That’s not all: you’ll have exclusive use of The Farmhouse, a grand Victorian hideaway that can sleep around 10-12 people (a specially selected cast of close friends and family!). It’s just 75 yards away from Haughley Park Barn and it will give your guests the perfect opportunity to explore the opulent grounds.
Speaking of which, Haughley Park Barn gives you 6 vast acres of land to explore! You can use the manicured lawns for a summer soiree – you’ll have views of the stunning fish pond and, as a backdrop, the lush hills of Suffolk. Lovely.
A little over an hour from London, Suffolk’s
is a Tudor style manor house with stunning wrought iron gates and a gorgeous tree-lined driveway. If you choose to get married at Lanwades Hall, you will have exclusive use of 4 state rooms, all with modern bathroom and bedroom fixtures. You’ll also enjoy the gorgeous private gardens and an amazing playground for any children present at your wedding.
The organisers at Lanwades Hall are happy to accommodate your vision for the perfect wedding day. It can seat up to a maximum of 150 guests and there’s even a beautician onsite!
If you’re looking for an awe-inspiring wedding venue in Suffolk that’s accessible from most major motorways, then you’ll want to take a look at Lanwades Hall.
Bruisyard Hall and Barn
14th century manor house Bruisyard Hall and Barn wedding venue gives you and your guests a vast 700-acre estate to explore, along with stunning views of the Suffolk countryside everywhere you look. The stunning wedding barn can seat up to 140 guests for the main service, while the gorgeous bedrooms can sleep up to 28 on-site.
The house has welcomed guests for over six centuries and is an actual historical monument for Suffolk history. From the grand (yet cosy) entrance hall to the magnificent drawing room, Bruisyard Hall and Barn has a vast range of interior spaces in which wedding parties big and small will enjoy.
There’s also the medieval hall which can seat up to 140 guests (couples usually marry in the medieval hall then move on into the adjacent banqueting hall. Whether your wedding party has 20 guests or 200, Bruisyard Hall and Barn can accommodate you!
Situated near the banks of the River Orwell, Woolverstone Hall is a Grade I listed mansion that combines olde worlde charm with smart, modern overtones. With 80 acres of parkland to play with, there’s plenty of countryside scenery to take in.
The interiors are elegant, grand yet homely. Woolverstone Hall gives you the perfect setting for the most romantic, loving day of your life. It also has a church on-site!
With a capacity of up to 250 guests, a dedicated team of organisers, and some of the best views of Suffolk, Woolverstone Hall is a definite contender for the wedding of your dreams.
All Saints Hotel
Nestled at the heart of East Anglia (and within easy reach of London), All Saints Hotel wedding venuel is the perfect wedding venue in Suffolk because it simply gives you so much choice. You have 41 ensuite bedrooms that guests can choose from, as well as free parking. Most importantly, you can choose from five function spaces according to the size of your wedding party and the kind of atmosphere you want to convey.
There’s the Gallery Suite, with its sleek wood panelling and stunning views of the private courtyard (perfect for summer weddings!). There’s also the Landscape Suite which overlooks a brilliant 18-hole golf course (which guests have exclusive use of). If all that wasn’t enough, All Saints Hotel also has a private spa with seven treatment rooms and an exclusive relaxation room.
If you’re looking for a luxurious wedding venue with built-in relaxation facilities, All Saints Hotel needs to be at the top of your list.
Seckford Hall Hotel & Spa
Seckford Hall Hotel & Spa wedding venue can be found on the stunning Suffolk coast and with 34 beautifully decorated rooms, it’s a wedding venue that your guests will love. This huge country manor will be exclusive to you and your guests, along with a range of pampering services (including manicures, pedicures, and facials). Seckford Hall Hotel & Spa has a capacity of up to 160 seated guests, and with some gorgeous outdoor spaces your guests will be truly spoilt.
The team at Seckford Hall Hotel & Spa work tirelessly to deliver your dream wedding, from the decor straight through to the menu served.
The venue is licensed for both indoor and outdoor services, meaning that it’s ready whichever season you choose to tie the knot. This hidden Suffolk gem might just be the venue of your dreams!
Which wedding venue in Suffolk will you choose?
There you have it! There’s something for everyone in our selection. There’s so much more, too – it was incredibly hard to whittle down the best, so you can use our wedding venue search to find the perfect venue for you.