If you've been looking for a spot to tie the knot in central-southwest England, then why not try one of these stunning 7 Recommended wedding venues in The Cotswolds? Farms, fields and cobbled streets make this particular area inviting and warm but simultaneously chic and elegant. Nestled in the picturesque embrace of the Cotswolds, a region steeped in timeless charm, wedding venues here offer enchanting spots filled with romance and natural beauty. From idyllic countryside estates adorned with rolling hills and ancient woodlands to quaint village halls exuding rustic elegance, the Cotswolds provide a diverse array of settings to make your dream wedding a reality. Every venue on this list is a Rock My Wedding Recommended Supplier. So, it goes without saying that we could not recommend them more. 

7 beautiful wedding venues in The Cotswolds 

1. Cripps Barn

First up, we've got Recommended venue Cripps Barn. Nestled within the embrace of the Cotswolds' bucolic beauty, Cripps Barn stands as a timeless testament to rustic romance and understated elegance. This enchanting wedding venue exudes a sense of intimacy and charm, with its weathered stone walls and wooden beams that whisper tales of bygone eras. The picturesque surroundings set the stage for ceremonies under open skies or within the barn, where soft light filters through the large windows, casting a warm glow. From the moment you step onto its grounds, Cripps Barn wraps you in a sense of tranquillity and unhurried joy, allowing you to create incredible memories. With its authentic barn atmosphere and the Cotswolds' breathtaking landscapes as a backdrop, Cripps Barn promises not just a wedding, but an exquisite experience woven with the threads of love and heritage.

2. Kingscote Barn 

Next, we've got Recommended venue Kingscote Barn, perched amidst the rolling hills and storybook landscapes. This remarkable spot is one of the most stunning wedding venues in The Cotswolds. It seamlessly blends rustic charm with contemporary sophistication, offering a canvas where dreams of the perfect wedding come to life. The barn's wooden beams and stone walls exude a sense of timelessness, creating an atmosphere that feels both intimate and grand. With its breathtaking views and meticulously landscaped gardens, Kingscote Barn invites couples to exchange vows under open skies or within its cosy embrace, where every detail is carefully curated to reflect your uniqueness. Kingscote Barn is more than a venue; it's a testament to love's enduring beauty, etching the chapters of your special day into the hearts of all who gather to celebrate. 

3. Sudeley Castle 

One of the finest wedding venues in Cotswolds is Recommended venue Sudeley Castle. It stands as a living fairy tale, where history and romance intertwine in dance. This extraordinary wedding venue exudes an air of regal elegance, with its ancient stone walls, intricate architecture, and sprawling gardens. Imagine walking down the aisle in the footsteps of royalty, surrounded by the castle's grandeur and the fragrance of roses. The castle's enchanting chapel offers a sacred space for exchanging vows, while the opulent banqueting hall sets the stage for celebrations that echo with laughter and joy. Each moment spent within the walls of Sudeley Castle becomes a cherished memory, and each love story finds its place within the castle's storied tapestry.

4. Stone Barn - wedding venues Cotswolds

Next up is Recommended venue Stone Barn. This historic stone barn and adjoining Dutch barns have roaring fires, an open kitchen with a giant indoor BBQ and sweeping views over the surrounding landscape. Who could say no? The barn's warm wooden interiors and sweeping beams create an atmosphere of intimacy, inviting couples to embark on their journey of love in a setting that feels both charmingly historic and elegantly contemporary. The surrounding gardens, adorned with wildflowers and old trees, provide a backdrop that exudes tranquillity and timeless beauty. Stone Barn is beautifully isolated in the heart of The Cotswolds, so a feeling of privacy and exclusivity lingers. Whether exchanging vows al fresco or beneath the barn's rustic roof, Stone Barn offers a space where every detail becomes a piece of a love story.

5. The Barn at Upcote

Recommended venue The Barn at Upcote is a set of stunning Cotswold Barns set around a courtyard. This venue is perfect for celebrating your special day. They are a family-run, exclusive-use venue, with a friendly & professional team. This exceptional wedding venue captures the essence of countryside charm. The barn's idyllic setting invites couples to exchange vows amidst the embrace of nature. And with rolling fields and lush gardens as witnesses. The warm ambience of the interiors, adorned with twinkling lights and thoughtful details, creates an intimate atmosphere. The Barn at Upcote is a treasure trove of beauty, with exclusive-use of the grounds, the top lawn, the courtyard, their Secret Garden, fields and woodlands. A perfect choice if you're after a blank canvas approach, The Barn at Upcote can be the start of your next chapter.

6. Owlpen Manor

Recommended venue Owlpen Manor offers couples some truly stunning barns and famous gardens for ceremonies, receptions and evening parties. Glamping, bonfires and wild swimming! If you and your partner are a fan of natural beauty, then this is the venue for you. The warm ambience of the interiors, adorned with thoughtful details, creates an intimate atmosphere. The Barn at Upcote extends a warm invitation to their collection of nine boutique Cotswold holiday cottages. Each is designed for self-catering and thoughtfully crafted to accommodate both families and their canine companions. Set in the heart of a concealed haven in Gloucestershire, nestled between Tetbury and Stroud, these cottages promise an unparalleled and memorable retreat.

7. Two Woods Estate 

The final spot on our list is Recommended venue Two Woods Estate. Two Woods Estate is a 'true' woodland wedding venue. The towering, enchanting Redwood trees offer a truly unique setting for your outdoor ceremony. Nestled in nature's embrace, Two Woods Estate stands as a testament to the fusion of rustic charm and timeless elegance. This remarkable wedding venue offers a sanctuary where love stories unfold. It's set against a backdrop of towering trees, whispering leaves, and the gentle embrace of the outdoors. With its natural beauty and thoughtful architecture, Two Woods Estate invites couples to exchange vows in a beautiful setting. Where sunlight filters through the branches, casting a warm glow on heartfelt promises. The estate's tranquil ambience and carefully curated spaces provide a canvas for celebrations that resonate with the spirit of love and togetherness. 

From barns to forests, The Cotswolds offers some truly spectacular wedding venues 

So, there we have it. A fabulous list of some fabulous wedding venues in the fabulous Cotswolds. And yes, I will say fabulous one more time. Ha. There. We don't want to brag or anything, but all of our Recommended venues happen to be pretty brilliant. If you're on the hunt for something Insta-worthy, then our list of Instagrammable wedding venues is where to look. Or maybe you'd prefer a wedding a bit further North? We have a list of some excellent Scottish wedding venues, too. 

Sasha Kirkham

Written by Sasha Kirkham

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