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Knighton House

Knighton House is a stunning Georgian property, nestled in the woodlands above the banks of the River Stour and the pretty Dorset villages of Bryanston and Durweston. The striking facade, rolling lawns, abundant orchard and breathtaking panoramic views of the Dorset countryside make Knighton House a beautiful and unique venue… [read more]

Sunninghill Prep School

Dorchester's hidden gem for weddings, civil ceremonies and renewal of wedding vows. Set within its own walled garden, the house, originally built for Alfred Pope of the Eldridge Pope Brewing dynasty, is an oasis of calm in the bustling Dorset county town of Dorchester, DT1. Mature trees frame a lawned… [read more]


Longthorns is set in a secluded spot near the Jurassic Coast. With couples and their guests able to spend the entire weekend with us - we have a ceremony license, a reception marquee and glamping accommodation - we really do have it all!… [read more]

Bishops Court Manor House

A beautiful location for the perfect wedding reception. Bishops Court is an impressive manor house that can boast parts dating back to the 16th century and is within easy reach of Bournemouth and Wimborne. Set in an acre and a half of walled gardens next to the river Stour, it… [read more]

Stockbridge Farm Barn


Unlimited potential for all kinds of social functions and special events - from an idyllic wedding in this magic corner of Dorset to Medieval Banquets as well as anniversary and birthday parties and exhibitions. Stockbridge Farm Barn is situated four miles south of Sherborne, with its historic abbey. It is… [read more]

English Oak Vineyard Weddings

This venue presents couples with the opportunity to have their wedding blessing, wedding breakfast and evening reception in a truly unique venue amongst the 23 acres of vineyards and enjoying several beautiful vistas. This is an exclusive, luxury venue using the highest specification marquees and guests are welcome to "glamp"… [read more]

Summer Lodge Country House Hotel

Enjoy the comfort, serenity and sheer pleasure of this luxurious English Country House retreat, set in the picturesque village of Evershot in Dorset. If you are planning a wedding, we can combine our expertise with luxurious surroundings to ensure that it is a day to remember and one that is… [read more]

The Orangery Suite

Full of character and charm, The Orangery Suite is a stunning venue for intimate and personal wedding ceremonies and receptions. With exclusive use of the beautifully landscaped walled garden, The Orangery is an idyllic setting for a couple's special day. The light and airy room can accommodate up to 75 people… [read more]

Hooke Court


Set within the grounds of the 15th century Manor House of Hooke Court the Aelfric Hall is a stunning new contemporary function venue located in the heart of rural West Dorset. Hooke Court is also licensed to hold civil wedding ceremonies. The Aelfric Hall is the perfect blend of contemporary and… [read more]

Hotel du Vin & Bistro Poole

This stunning grade 2 listed mansion house is an ideal venue for your special day. There are many function spaces to choose from depending on your requirements. Port is our largest and is an elegantly finished room that retains many original features, seating up to 32 guests. Starboard is a slightly… [read more]

RNLI College

The beautiful waterside location of RNLI College makes it a perfect wedding venue. And the incredible atmosphere will set the tone for your wedding day. If you’re looking for a wedding with a difference, and one that will make a difference, we’d love to be a part of your special… [read more]

Mortons House Hotel

Situated in Corfe Castle, the fairytale capital of the Isle of Purbeck, Mortons House Hotel is a striking privately owned 16th-Century Elizabethan manor house, sympathetically converted into a 21-bedroom hotel with beautiful antique touches and heaps of character. In recent years it has won numerous awards, and its restaurant boasts… [read more]

Portland Castle

This lovely 16th-century castle set beside the shimmering sea has superb views across Portland Harbour. With a choice of ceremony rooms inside this unusual fan-shaped castle, a marquee site for a stylish wedding reception and the castle’s lovely contemporary garden, Portland Castle is the perfect venue for a unique… [read more]


Say ‘I do’ in a stunning pocket of plush Dorset countryside, next to one of the UK’s finest manor houses, sip Champagne with your loved ones overlooking formal gardens and water features, and dine al fresco on the lawn. At Mapperton your wedding will be effortlessly elegant and unforgettable. Mapperton is… [read more]

The Manor House Hotel

Independent friendly family run hotel, off the beaten track, a real hidden gem. Being situated on Chesil Beach, part of Dorset's famous Jurassic Coastline, our 16th Century Manor House property has masses of character, and although it's recently been refurbished, we've kept all the charm. Any size of reception can… [read more]

The Italian Villa at Compton Acres

Set against the dramatic backdrop of the 10 acres of manicured gardens at the renowned Compton Acres, The Italian Villa gives Brides and Grooms the magical day they have always wished for. Voted as Dorset’s Best Wedding Venue, and as the only one of its kind in the UK, the multi-award… [read more]


Set in drop dead gorgeous countryside in West Dorset, near the World Heritage site of the Jurassic coast, and the beaches at West Bay and Lyme Regis, this is a hidden gem like no other. Secluded in 100 acres with 360 degree jaw-dropping views, and no neighbours it is a… [read more]

Wilkswood Wedding Venue

Wilkswood is an amazing wedding venue found nestled in the beautiful Isle of Purbeck countryside. Part of the unique experience is having the opportunity to camp onsite with the option for the bride and groom to stay in a luxury wedding bell tent, furnished with all the required extras to make… [read more]

Talbot Heath Weddings

Right in the heart of Bournemouth, Talbot Heath School has opened its doors for weddings for the first time and is being managed by Bellissimo Weddings. Couples can choose from a variety of licensed areas including the grandeur of The Great Hall or a more intimate ceremony in the Heads Office… [read more]

The Riviera Hotel

Take your wedding vows against the open skies and clear blue waters of Alum Chine. Sip Champagne on our private terrace, and then head down to the beach for breath-taking beach photos. From intimate weddings to a large and lavish affair, we guarantee that the atmosphere will sparkle as much as… [read more]

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