Barns can make a beautiful venue for your wedding, and with so many local to you, we want to share the best picks for your consideration! From beautiful riverside locations to idyllic woodlands, intimate ceremonies to lavish receptions and beyond, we have you covered. Barn venues can make charming backdrops for any wedding plan, offering luxury in a rustic setting.
Here are some of our favourite barn venues in Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire.
With a riverside view, the stunning 13th-century Tithe Barn is a must have for your wedding day. Situated in the main gardens, you overlook the 16th-century manor house, creating a truly beautiful scene for your ceremony. With up to 90 guests for the ceremony and 120 guests for the reception, The Barns Hotel will suit any wedding dream. During the day, you and your guests can also use the Riverside Tavern which offers a wonderful space for your photographs beside the river’s edge.
The Barn (Brook End Green Farm)
With it’s exposed beams and rustic features on display, the newly renovated barn at Brook End Green Farm is a stunning option for a more relaxed vibe. The barn itself can host 120 guests, with the option of up to 250 guests in a exquisite tipi/yurt on the grounds, creating a more romantic ambient. With a glorious lake to photograph against, this venue is a perfect location!
See our full review of Brook End Green Farm here.
The Barns at Redcoats
Fully restored to their former 18th-century glory, the Barns at Redcoats can host 120 guests in its wonderful rural setting. With enough rooms to accommodate your guests, The Barns will offer everything you could need in a wedding venue. From it’s historic farmhouse to it’s Cowshed Bar & Lounge, you can enjoy the unforgettable countryside setting.
The Barn at Alswick
The Barn at Alswick prides itself on offering a personal and individual experience for all couples on their big day! Hosting a limited number of weddings a year, The Barn has exclusivity in mind, allowing couples to tailor their wedding day to their exact requirements. With a small, but dedicated team you can be confident that your day will run seamlessly.
Built in 1541, The Priory in Little Wymondley is a venue like no other. Regal in looks yet relaxed in atmosphere, this is a venue that will impress your guests! With the option of vintage decorations to hire, and an expansive menu, you can leave it all in The Priory’s very capable hands.
With the option of a 17th-century barn, or the beautifully converted Diary Darn, Milling Barn offers a truly flexible approach to your wedding planning. With seating up to 168, your guests will be able to experience the stunning views of the gardens, and farm yard set on the picturesque countryside of Hertfordshire. If you are looking for a romantic and secluded wedding day, this is the perfect venue for you!
Tewin Bury Farm
With a choice between the Tythe Barn, the Meadow Barn and the Stable, Tewin Bury Farm can cater for any wedding. The 17th-century Tythe Barn offers a beautiful setting, with a private patio and a meadow overlooking the river Mimram. For a more contemporary option, Meadow Barn is extravagant and unique, a blank canvas for you to create your picture perfect wedding. With over 20 years of experience, you are in safe hands at Tewin Bury Farm.
Coltsfoot Country Retreat
If you are looking for a stunning boutique barn wedding venue in Hertfordshire then Coltsfoot Country Retreat is for you. The barn is surrounded by acres of beautiful countryside and is available for your exclusive use. The main barn can seat up to 120 guests and further 50 can join you for the evening reception. This really is a must visit venue.
We are sure you will love these venues as much as we do! Be sure to visit them and see their beauty in real life.
Let us know your dream wedding venue in the comments!
If barns do not match your vision, check out our Manor House picks in Bedfordshire!
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