Destination weddings are growing in popularity and its easy to see why. What better way to exchange vows than amongst friends and family in a romantic place. One such place to consider is the beautiful countryside of Warwickshire in England. Warwickshire, birthplace of William Shakespeare, is located by the famous River Avon. Lovely manor houses, cathedrals, castles, parks and gardens make fabulous wedding venues.
Have your wedding in the castle where the dashing Earl of Leicester romanced Queen Elizabeth I in 1575. Kenilworth Castle sits on acres of stunning English countryside in the heart of Warwickshire. It is here that Robert Dudley lavished his “Virgin Queen” with pageantry, music and dancing. Five centuries later, the grand entrance Gatehouse he built for her is restored and available for modern day lovers to begin their life together. Wedding specialists are on hand to help you plan your complete wedding, reception and dinner.
Celebrate your marriage in a magnificent manor surrounded by 72 acres of landscaped grounds and gardens. Dunchurch Park is a Manor House nestled in the village of Dunchurch in Warwickshire. The grounds, lake and fountains make a gorgeous backdrop for your wedding photos. The Manor House offers a variety of rooms and will customize your special day to your specifications. A catering service such as The Roasting Pig’s Warwickshire hog roast can easily provide a delicious, mouth-watering dinner for your wedding reception.
The unique, privately owned Wethele Manor is the perfect place to plan a rustic wedding or “green” eco-friendly wedding so popular today. With much charm and character, Wethele Manor is nestled on a 250-acre estate in the tranquil Warwickshire countryside. The gardens create a natural, outdoorsy setting for you reception. Cushioned seating and an outdoor speaker are conveniently provided. Professional wedding planners at Wethele Manor can help you put together the country wedding of your dreams. They have plans for as few as 20 or as many 250 wedding guests.
A fully licensed wedding staff at the Royal Shakespeare Company has years of entertainment experience and can guarantee you a beautiful and smooth running ceremony and celebration. It is in the home town of William Shakespeare, the lovely Stratford-upon-Avon. This wedding venue is surrounded by stunning countryside and the meandering River Avon. Famous actors and actresses from the past have chosen to say their wedding vows on one of their two stages or at the top of the 100-foot high Theatre tower.
You will have fond wedding memories and beautiful photos from a wedding held in a Warwickshire venue.