Choosing the perfect Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire wedding venue is an exciting part of your wedding planning. There is a huge choice of venue types in Berks, Bucks and Oxon including hotels, barns, country manor houses, romantic castles as well as chic city and town centre locations.
Take a look at Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire wedding venues and those further afield in our listings below.
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At Donnington Grove Hotel, we aim to meet and surpass your expectations every step of the way to ensure your wedding reception is truly memorable. From small and intimate weddings, to big, grand affairs, we have a choice of beautiful suites and function rooms that can be set up to accommodate the wedding of your dreams and meet your budget.
The Berystede Hotel & Spa is a wedding venue located in Ascot, Berkshire. The historic grandeur coupled with the beautiful gardens offer a romantic setting for your special day. An idyllic location for those who wish to wed away from the bustling city. Combine the ambience of a luxurious rural retreat with the pleasures of an indulgent spa and you have the Berystede Hotel & Spa.
Rackleys Chiltern Hills wedding venue is situated in the heart of the Chilterns and is a beautifully restored farm dating back 300 years. Set in seven acres of landscaped gardens with stunning views over the sweeping Chiltern Hills, Rackleys is the perfect setting for your magnificent wedding photographs.
Located in the heart of Oxford, The Vanbrugh House Hotel makes the perfect base to explore this iconic city. The hotel was originally a large Georgian house and its 22 elegant rooms are unique, telling stories past and present. Some still have their original fireplaces and wooden panelling and the furnishings are an eclectic mix of traditional and contemporary. The beautifully designed and well-appointed rooms are brought to life by being named after - and depicting the experiences of - characters or iconic products connected to Oxford. Each tale is displayed on the walls for visitors to enjoy, with some rooms offering views of the best attractions in the city. The team at the hotel recently launched the Punting Breakfast Tour where guests can enjoy a delicious breakfast while leisurely gliding along the Cherwell River,
Posted: 21 September 2023
Hurley House Hotel is a privately owned exclusive and luxury boutique hotel and licensed wedding venue that specialises in bespoke events for up to 160 guests seated including weddings, private parties and special celebrations. It's set in a countryside location in Hurley close to Henley-on-Thames, Marlow and Maidenhead and recently unveiled its Japanese Omakase Sushi Bar. Bassam Shlewet, Hurley House's managing director tells us, "Our aim has always been to create unforgettable experiences for our guests. Having first introduced Japanese cuisine to the area in July 2019, it was only natural for us to extend our offering to include an authentic Japanese experience. Omakase, which translates as 'Leave it to me, is a unique dining ritual, in which your meal is carefully chosen and crafted by the head sushi chef right in front of you."
Posted: 19 September 2023
The Elephant at the Market in Newbury, part of the Revere Pub Company, is situated in the heart of the historic Market Square. It's a boutique pub with 14 rooms, a modern beer garden and a quirky metal shipping container that's available for private hire for parties of up to 16 people. It's ideal for casual summer soirées or intimate post-wedding celebrations where guests can sample the extensive list of craft beers, ales or cocktails and indulge in a menu full of seasonal delights.
Posted: 14 September 2023
Set in the heart of the Oxfordshire countryside, Le Manoir aux Quat'Saisons offers an idyllic early autumn retreat. One of the country's most cherished manor house hotels, created by celebrated Chef Raymond Blanc OBE, it features resplendent grounds with an organic kitchen garden, Japanese garden, mushroom valley and more. Each of the 32 rooms and suites are individually designed, drawing inspiration from Raymond's travels around the world, transporting guests from the English countryside to the heart of Provence. Pulling inspiration from Raymond Blanc's approach to sustainability and circularity, Le Manoir prides itself on its live-off-the-land ethos and seasonal approach to cooking.
Posted: 12 September 2023
The Swan in Ascott-under-Wychwood in Oxfordshire will welcome Northampton-born chef, Drew Snaith, to the Cotswolds today for their second Garden Takeover. Former head chef at Pidgin and recently appointed head chef of Acme Fire Cult, Chef Snaith will be bringing his unique flare for sustainable British cuisine to diners at the establishment today. Diners can expect three courses with plenty of snacks showcasing the best ingredients from small producers prepared in surprising ways. There'll be nduja stuffed scotched olive followed by grilled confit squid, wood-fired red camargue rice, smoked garlic and lemon sabayon, green pepper and lemon verbena dressing. To finish, they'll be sunflower seed gelato, mirabelle meringue and anise hyssop.
Posted: 31 August 2023
Three of Atul Kochhar's restaurants in Buckinghamshire are now serving takeaway options, perfect for the long August bank holiday weekend. Each of the respective restaurants' various styles are reflected through the takeaway dishes, cooked in the kitchens of each establishment to the same high standards as those prepared in each restaurant. They're thoughtfully packaged to ensure they're in perfect condition when arriving at their final location. A selection of bundles is also offered to help customers recreate the restaurant experience in the comfort of their homes. Takeaways are ordered online via each website for collection only – but they will also be available via Deliveroo.
Posted: 24 August 2023
Berkshire's Donnington Valley Hotel & Spa, known for its luxury spa experiences, announces its latest offering, the Luxury Spa Break priced at £249.50 per person. The two-night stay has been created to take guests on a journey of relaxation, revitalisation and rejuvenation, and includes an 85-minute treatment using the finest Germaine De Capuccini products. Donning Valley Spa in Newbury recently launched the new Germaine Du Capuccini treatment menu, which includes a full range of Germaine De Capuccini face and body treatments, which complement Donnington Valley Hotel & Spa's existing product houses. Germaine De Capuccini has created a uniquely tailored approach to skin and body care, with products designed to treat both skin concerns and skin type, ensuring the very best results.
Posted: 17 August 2023
The Double Tree by Hilton Oxford Belfry, part of The Q Hotels Collection is the perfect place to hold a wedding. Surrounded by the gorgeous Oxfordshire countryside, the charming courtyard and pagoda provide the perfect backdrop for an outdoor ceremony and some truly spectacular photos. Inside, there's a choice of rooms to cater for celebrations of different sizes including the Trinity Suite with its private bar.
Posted: 15 August 2023
The hugely talented Suhas Lokhande has been appointed the new pastry chef at The Castle Hotel in Windsor to elevate their exquisite Royal Afternoon Tea offering. Located near Windsor Castle, The Castle Hotel knows how to create an exquisite afternoon tea fit for royalty and the delicate new handmade patisseries and touches added by Suhas have created a truly indulgent experience.
Posted: 10 August 2023
Vanbrugh House Hotel in Oxford has launched two bespoke luxury packages to make getting married even more special. The boutique 22-bedroom hotel nestled in Oxford's bustling centre now offers the Bride & Bridal Party Package and The Wedding Night Package – perfect for those getting married in one of Oxford's many quirky city-centre locations. Whether it's a bride and her crew wanting to get ready, a romantic spot for the first night of married life, or a base before saying I do, the two deluxe suites with secluded gardens and a private entrance offer a separate, pampered space to kick-start married life in – complete with four-poster beds, lavish Mr and Mrs bathtubs, luxury touches like slippers and The White Company toiletries and a digital concierge for guests to make use of during their stay.
Posted: 8 August 2023