Wedding Venues In Dorset

There are some absolutely wonderful places to hold your wedding in Dorset – each with its very own style and character. Stretching from the Yeovil and historical Shaftesbury in the west, through to bordering the New Forest in the east, and along the stunning coastline with the beautiful towns of Poole and Bournemouth. Below are a small selection of Wedding venues in Dorset, and of course we have the perfect selection of wedding cars to make your special day in Dorset one to remember.

Lulworth Castle

The best wedding venues in Dorset, Lulworth Castle and Lulworth Courtyard – two elegant and unusual venues for your wedding, wedding reception and celebrations. With breakthtaking views across the Purbeck countryside towards the Jurassic Coast both venues are available for your exclusive use.

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Sherborne Castle

Sherborne Castle is a wonderful stately venue for Civil Marriage Ceremonies, Civil Partnerships and Wedding Receptions. Built by Sir Walter Raleigh in 1594, with lake and gardens landscaped by ‘Capability’ Brown, the Castle and Gardens provide both a beautiful and historic setting for a stately home wedding.

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The Salterns Hotel

A Romantic Venue for Wedding Ceremonies and Receptions. With spectacular sea-views over Poole Harbour, the Hotel offers a unique and memorable experience: one you will cherish forever. We have a Bridal Suite with four-poster bed, a choice of function room suited to your requirements, a range of packages to meet your budget. The perfect venue for your perfect day... for large and small weddings, with packages to meet your budget.

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The Crown Hotel

The Crown Hotel has undergone a major refurbishment which has seen the historical character tastefully retained while still giving the establishment a modern feel.

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The RNLI Building Bournemouth

Hold your wedding at the RNLI and help save lives at sea.

The RNLI College in Poole, Dorset is a contemporary venue in a stunning waterside setting offering the perfect backdrop for your special day providing wonderful photographic memories to enjoy for many years to come.

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The Highcliff Marriott Hotel

This iconic hotel’s location boasts a cliff top setting with panoramic sea views over seven miles of golden beaches close to the New Forest.

Adjacent to Bournemouth International Centre, the hotel is an ideal location to explore the stunning coastline and countryside.

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Harbour Heights Hotel

The boutique Harbour Heights Hotel in Sandbanks, Poole, is quite simply, contemporary elegance at its very best. The breathtaking views are unique - changing continually with the seasons. Serving exquisite, award-winning cuisine complemented by an extensive cellar of fine wines, Harbour Heights Hotel makes any wedding special. The floor-to-ceiling glass windows mean that you can enjoy the glorious views whatever the weather.

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The Hallmark Hotel

Hallmark Hotel Bournemouth is a beautiful hotel enjoying an enviable central location. With stunning décor throughout and a well equipped Health Club & Spa, it’s a great choice for a fantastic wedding.

Sit back in one of 83 plush bedrooms, relax with a dip in the pool and enjoy delicious food and wine in the stylish Brasserie.

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Miramar Hotel

Looking out across the glittering clear waters of the Bay, stretching from the Needles on the Isle of Wight to the east across to the giant chalk cliffs of Old Harry Rocks to the west and the Purbeck Hills of Hardy’s Wessex beyond, Hotel Miramar occupies one of the most spectacular vantage points in Bournemouth.

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Highcliffe Castle

Rising Majestically from its cliff top location overlooking Christchurch Bay and The Isle of Wight, Highcliffe Castle sits on a magnificent 14 acre parkland surrounded by landscaped gardens with stunning coastal views. A gentle footpath leads down to a glorious sandy beach, setting a magical backdrop to your special day.

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The Sandbanks Hotel

The Sandbanks Hotel in Poole is situated in one of England’s most exclusive locations. Our hotel is relaxed and affordable, with attractions to suit every need.

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The Mayfair Hotel

This modern and stylish Hotel provides a perfect venue for this important day in your life. Located in tree-lined Bath Road in the exclusive East Cliff area of Bournemouth, the Mayfair is licensed for Civil Marriage and Partnership Ceremonies. These can be held in the tranquil surroundings of our Garden Room or outside under the leafy canopy of the secluded Mediterranean courtyard garden (weather permitting).

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The Haven Hotel

The Haven Hotel is on the very tip of the Sandbanks peninsula at the entrance of Poole Harbour that often first attracts people to The Haven Hotel, yet there are so many more reasons why people return again and again to enjoy the relaxed and informal atmosphere that makes it a home from home.

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The Chine Hotel

The Chine Hotel in Bournemouth is a traditional Victorian style hotel which is a excellent wedding venue.

The hotel is set in three acres of beautiful, mature gardens and many of our bedrooms look over the tree tops and out to sea. The beaches of Bournemouth and Boscombe are only a short distance from the hotel – about ten minutes’ walk.

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Larmer Tree Gardens

Larmer Tree Weddings are unique. Set amidst the magical gardens with colourful shrubs and trees which flourish in secret enclosures. There are sunken dells, water gardens and intimate arbours. You will be surrounded by ornate buildings and joined by peacocks, macaws and other exotic birds.

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