Berkshire is renowned for its rich history, royal connections and its breathtaking countryside, but when it comes to wedding venues, the county has even more to offer! From the bustling towns of Reading and Windsor to the countryside retreats of Bracknell Forest and North Wessex Downs, there’s a perfect wedding venue for everyone in this royal county.
Let’s get started with your wedding venue search. Here are some of our signature wedding venues in Berkshire for you to choose from.
1. Cantley House Hotel & Barn, Wokingham
Located in the historic market town of Wokingham, Cantley House Hotel & Barn Wedding Venue is set within 50 acres of stunning countryside, creating an idyllic setting that will exceed your big day’s expectations. The stunning countryside hotel offers bespoke wedding packages that you can tailor for your dream wedding. The hotel even provides their own dedicated wedding team, so you can be sure your big day runs smoothly.
Equipped with 38 boutique bedrooms, just a stone’s throw away from Reading, Windsor and Ascot, Cantley House Hotel & Barn could be your dream wedding venue in Berkshire.
2. De Vere Wokefield Estate, Wokefield
If you’re looking for the perfect place to say “I do” near Reading, the De Vere Wokefield Estate might just be for you. This stunning Victorian mansion is located next to an encapsulating lake amongst the estate’s 250 acres of picturesque gardens. Just imagine the wedding photographs!
The venue itself is easily accessible from the nearby town of Reading and even has direct rail links to London. Their wedding team will help you with every aspect of your day, from the initial planning to the catering and evening celebrations. There are small yet stylish suites for intimate weddings, outdoor areas for those stunning summer weddings, and a grand Terrace Suite providing a beautiful backdrop for weddings with up to 300 guests.
3. Trunkwell House, Beech Hill
Located just south of Reading in Beech Hill, West Berkshire, Trunkwell House Wedding Venue is one of our signature wedding venues due to its breathtaking gardens and Victorian rooms.
The happy couple will have the choice of a wedding in the garden (under a marquee or out in the open on a summer’s day), or inside the classic Victorian dining room for a more intimate setting. You’ll also get the chance to choose from one of their tried-and-tested wedding packages, or you can tailor your own package if you already have some ideas in mind.
4. Shaw House Weddings, Newbury
Create your own history surrounded by the historic Shaw House Wedding Venue. The 16th Century Shaw House Weddings venue is a Grade I listed building located in Newbury, Berkshire. The house has previously hosted many monarchs including Elizabeth I, Charles II and Queen Anne – and now it’s your turn to feel like royalty for a day.
This historic, royal household has recently opened up as one of the most elegant wedding venues in Berkshire, making it the perfect place to exchange your vows and celebrate with friends and family. Their wedding organisers aim to ensure every wedding is truly different from the rest. Could Shaw House be your dream wedding venue?
5. Stokes Farm Barn, Wokingham
Our final stop on your Berkshire wedding venue search is Stokes Farm Barn, a converted, family-run venue that’s truly like no other. Located in Wokingham, the Victorian timber barn is held up by beautiful oak beams and is full of character, making it a remarkable location for any wedding.
The barn is surrounded by picture-perfect countryside and is equipped with outdoor greenery space for stunning summer weddings. There’s also two bars, including a romantic balcony bar, and a walled patio ideal for welcome drinks and canapés in the Berkshire sunshine.
Find the perfect wedding venue for you
If our hand-picked, signature wedding venues in Berkshire couldn’t convince you, and you’re still on the hunt for the perfect wedding venue, we have plenty more stunning venues in the picturesque county of Berkshire (and across the rest of the UK). Make the most of our wedding venue search tool to search for wedding venues near you, or near a specific location, to help you find your perfect wedding location.
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