If you've been looking for a beautiful place to say your I Dos in the South East of England - then one of these wedding venues in Kent could stop your search. Kent, famously called the "Garden of England" and the proud supplier of Wimbledon's famous strawberries, has an abundance of charming and picture-perfect wedding venues that cater to all kinds of tastes. Historic manor houses with lush gardens and fancy ballrooms, cosy barns that give off rustic-luxe goodness... Kent's got it all! With its rich history and stunning landscapes, it's like a dream come true for couples looking to tie the knot. That's why we've rounded up 7 of our incredible Recommended venues - all based in Kent. Trust us - you're in for an unforgettable wedding day. Don't we look trustworthy?

8 beautiful wedding venues in Kent to choose from

Elmley Nature Reserve 

First up, we've got Recommended venue Elmley Nature Reserve. At the heart of this remarkable sanctuary lies Kingshill Farm. Boasting a breathtaking barn and a collection of luxurious wild spaces, Elmley offers mesmerising views of the surrounding wilderness. Elmley Nature Reserve only hosts a limited number of weddings each year, ensuring an intimate and personalized experience. Surrounded by water meadows, tranquil lakes, and a vibrant array of birds and butterflies, Elmley's celebrations embrace the essence of simple pleasures and natural beauty. The estate's commitment to preserving the environment is exceptional, with a sustainable ethos at its core. Seasonal and responsibly sourced food, solar-powered electricity, and carbon capture projects make every wedding a responsible and eco-conscious choice. But aside from the sustainable prowess of this venue, the staggeringly beautiful views are what make it so special. 

Chapel House Estate

Recommended venue Chapel House Estate offers an exclusive luxury destination for intimate weddings. Whether you envision a ceremony in the Wall Courtyard or a grand celebration in the Thorne Barn... This venue offers a range of options to suit each and every one of your desires. Exchange vows with your loved ones amidst the Wild Apple Garden Orchard. The Estate goes beyond just the wedding day. It offers nine Hideaway Lodges in the west paddock, seamlessly blending contemporary design and understated luxury. Additionally, the Estate boasts the state-of-the-art Thorne Banqueting Barn and the converted Old Malt Granary for indoor ceremonies. Sustainability and supporting the local economy are paramount at Chapel House Estate, so they prioritise a low carbon footprint. 

The Old Kent Barn

Found in the picturesque village of Swingfield Minnis, Kent, Recommended venue The Old Kent Barn is a remarkable place indeed. Steeped in history, this charming venue offers a unique setting for your special day. You and your guests are guaranteed an unforgettable experience in one of the best wedding venues Kent. The original 'Old' barn, standing for over 225 years, provides a touch of rustic charm to the venue. Surrounded by manicured landscaped grounds and the idyllic Kent countryside, the barns are embraced by the most picturesque of backdrops. The two-and-a-half-acre gardens, adorned with romantic roses, gracefully curved hedges, and a tranquil lake garden featuring a mesmerizing lit fountain, create a whimsical ambiance and an incredible wedding day.

Oak Tree Barn Weddings 

Nestled in the heart of Tonbridge, Kent, is Recommended venue Oak Tree Barn Weddings. This is a captivating rustic venue that sets the stage for unforgettable weekend-long celebrations. This tranquil place serves as a canvas for couples to turn their dream day into a reality. So whatever theme your heart desires - Oak Tree Barn Weddings can accommodate. The venue's centerpiece is a gorgeous old stable barn, brimming with character and charm. Its timeless appeal provides the perfect backdrop for a wide range of wedding visions. The team invites couples to infuse their festivities with creativity and personal touches. Say your I-Dos on an outdoor aisle framed by wooden doors that open to reveal hay bale benches and reclaimed stain-glassed windows, adding a touch of rustic elegance to your ceremony. 

Winters Barns

Recommended venue Winters Barns, a charming barn dating back to 1660, is truly a gem nestled amidst breathtaking grounds. Immerse yourself in the enchanting romance of a countryside barn wedding that's truly one-of-a-kind. Winters Barns offers breathtaking beauty, an intimate atmosphere, and quintessential Kentish charm, capturing the essence of rustic elegance. This remarkable venue seamlessly combines old-world charm with contemporary touches. It's perfect for those seeking an intimate, secluded venue surrounded by the stunning Kentish countryside. Picture exchanging your vows inside the barn, enveloped in a magical ambiance created by twinkling fairy lights. Winters Barns ensures an exclusive experience tailored entirely to you. This makes it the ideal setting for an unforgettable day filled with love and celebration.

One Warwick Park Hotel - Wedding Venues Kent

Recommended venue One Warwick Park Hotel is next on our list of wedding venues Kent. Discover the perfect blend of historic charm and contemporary elegance at this stunning venue. Step into a world of beauty... Where original 19th-century timber vaults and grand 15-foot arched windows create a truly distinctive ambiance. The function room, with its unique character and versatility, becomes your blank canvas to craft a celebration that reflects your individual style and personality. An exclusive bar ensures your guests' comfort throughout the event, keeping the festivities flowing seamlessly. With lots of space to accommodate all your loved ones, this luxurious venue sets the stage for your dream wedding. Capture timeless moments with numerous photo opportunities, including the stunning double-height glass atrium and a feature gallery that exudes sophistication. From the moment you step inside, One Warwick Park Hotel envelops you in a magical atmosphere.

Salomons Estate

Welcome to the enchantment that is Recommended venue Salomons Estate, a magnificent wedding venue nestled in the captivating surroundings of Tunbridge Wells, Kent. Set within 36 acres of grounds, woodlands, and tranquil water features, this elegant Victorian mansion provides a timeless backdrop for your special day. The classic refinement and beauty of nature envelop you everywhere you go as you embark on your wedding journey at this exquisite stately home. With a variety of indoor and outdoor event spaces to choose from, you can select the perfect setting to exchange vows and host your reception, whatever your preference. At Salomons Estate, your wedding dreams come to life amidst the grandeur of Victorian architecture. Prepare to embark on an unforgettable journey!

The Lake and Skyline at Norstead Manor Farm

And finally, we've got Recommended venue The Lake and Skyline at Norstead Manor Farm. Nestled amidst the captivating beauty of the Kent countryside, this venue is a haven for couples seeking a tailor-made celebration. Prepare for an enchanting experience as you step into a charming tipi, surrounded by the splendour of the English countryside. Whether you envision exchanging vows in a serene lakeside setting or a romantic meadow, your guests will be mesmerised by the breathtaking panoramic views of natural beauty. From intimate gatherings to grand celebrations, you can rejoice in the company of your loved ones by your side. Embrace the allure of the countryside and create cherished memories at this remarkable venue. 

Wedding venues Kent - from beautiful rustic barns to gorgeous lakeside venues

Now that's what we call a roundup. Venues are an incredibly important aspect of your wedding day. Who knew? Might we add - choosing one of the fabulous wedding venues in Kent is a great idea. Whilst we're talking about venues... There are a lot of factors to consider. If you want to know all of said factors, then our article about what to take into account during your venue search will be helpful. These factors, amongst other articles on our website, will definitely help you in the search for the right wedding venue

Sasha Kirkham

Written by Sasha Kirkham

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