Top Wedding Venues In Yorkshire and Beyond

Below I have listed some of my all time favourite wedding photography venues in the Yorkshire area and beyond.  Don’t worry if you don’t see your wedding venue this list is always growing as I have the privilege to attend new and exciting venues.  

Yorkshire is a beautiful region of northern England known for its stunning countryside and rich history. It’s no surprise that many couples choose to tie the knot in this picturesque region. No matter which venue you choose, a wedding in Yorkshire is sure to be a truly special and memorable occasion. With its beautiful countryside, historic charm, and range of stunning venues, Yorkshire is the perfect place to tie the knot.  

If you’re planning a wedding in Yorkshire, here are some of the top venues to consider.

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Rudding Park

Rudding Park is a luxury hotel and spa situated in the countryside near Harrogate, North Yorkshire, UK. The estate spans over 300 acres and features a variety of facilities, including a 18-hole golf course, a private cinema, and multiple dining options.  The hotel has a range of luxurious rooms and suites, each individually designed and decorated to provide a comfortable and relaxing stay. The estate also features a spa with indoor and outdoor facilities, including a rooftop spa garden and a range of treatments.  Rudding Park is a popular wedding venue due to its stunning surroundings and range of facilities. The hotel has a dedicated team of wedding planners and offers a range of wedding packages to suit every couple’s preferences.

Oulton Hall Wedding Photography | Leeds Yorkshire Wedding Photographer

Oulton Hall

Oulton Hall is a beautiful Georgian manor house located in the outskirts of Leeds, in the heart of Yorkshire. The venue offers a range of stunning spaces for weddings, including the elegant Regency Suite, the light and airy Orangery, and the grand Ballroom. The house itself is surrounded by acres of manicured gardens and parkland, providing the perfect backdrop for wedding photographs. Oulton Hall also offers a range of accommodation options, as well as a range of facilities including a spa, golf course, and fitness center. Whether you’re planning a small, intimate wedding or a grand, lavish affair, Oulton Hall is a fantastic choice for a Yorkshire wedding.

bride and groom at Carlton towers on their wedding day in the rain

Carlton Towers

Carlton Towers is situated in the parish of Canton in North Yorkshire. It is one of Yorkshires leading wedding venues. Carlton Towers is a grade 1 listed building which is surrounded but 250-acre park. Carlton Towers has been the backdrop and filming location for many programs and films.  Carlton Towers offers an amazing location for your wedding day pictures.  Please click the link below to find out more about this fantastic wedding location.

Allerton Castle Wedding Photographer | Professional Allerton Castle Wedding Photography by Dave Waller

Allerton Castle

Allerton Castle is a stunning Gothic revival mansion located in North Yorkshire, England. The castle is set in 100 acres of parkland and gardens, providing a beautiful and unique setting for weddings. The castle itself is a grand and imposing building, with a range of beautiful event spaces available for weddings, including the grand Great Hall, the intimate Library, and the elegant State Dining Room.  Whether you’re planning a small, intimate wedding or a grand, lavish affair, Allerton Castle is a truly unique and unforgettable setting.

Hazlewood Castle Wedding Photographer | Hazlewood Castle Wedding Photography by Dave Waller

Hazlewood Castle​

Hazlewood Castle is a medieval castle located near Leeds, in the heart of Yorkshire. The castle offers a unique and historic setting for weddings, with a range of stunning spaces available for ceremonies and receptions. The castle itself is a beautiful and imposing building, surrounded by acres of picturesque gardens and woodland. The venue offers a range of accommodation options for you and your guests, as well as a range of facilities including a spa. Whether you’re looking for a traditional, medieval-style wedding or a more modern and contemporary affair, Hazlewood Castle is a truly unique and unforgettable venue.

Bagden Hall Wedding Photography | Huddersfield Wedding Photographer

Bagden Hall​

Bagden Hall situated close to Huddersfield, Wakefield, Dewsbury and Barnsley, in Yorkshire. Bagden Hall is amazing an wedding venue that is ideal for your wedding photography, any wedding photographer will be spoilt for choice. No matter if your holding a Civil Ceremony or a church wedding you can be sure of stunning wedding pictures to look back on your day.

The Oak Tree Of Peover​

At The Oak Tree Of Peover, you have a number of options for your wedding day ceremony.  Both the Acorn Lounge and Ladybird Room are licensed.  Both of thease rooms are simply stunning.  With lots of glass to let in the outside and the natural light, your eyes will not miss the stunning exposed oak beams along with the beautiful foliage which really helps set this wedding venue apart.

Waterton Park Hotel

Waterton Park hotel is situated close to Wakefeild, in West Yorkshire. The hotel its self was build in the Palladian style in 1767 and is situated on an island surrounded by a 26-acre lake.  The lake now powers all the hot water for the hotel. The site was a former moated medieval hall.

Everything is taken care of by Pauline & Amy who simply cannot do enough to ensure your day at Waterton Park is an amazing one!

Woodlands Hotel Gildersome

The Woodlands Hotel Gildersome, in Leeds, West Yorkshire. The Woodlands Hotel Gildersome is set in a beautiful landscaped grounds on the outskirts of Leeds city centre, with 23 individually designed bedrooms and an award-winning restaurant. Packed with character, The Woodlands Hotel offers a stylish and contemporary wedding day.

Priests House Barden Tower

The Priests House wedding venue is situated in the Yorkshire Dales, just below the very impressive Barden Tower.  Barden Tower its self is a grade 1 listed building and makes for an impressive backdrop for your wedding day pictures.  The priests house itself has recently been refurbished and make for the perfect reception and ceremony location.  Both the Priests House and Barden Tower are full of history and charm that simply can not be replicated.  Priests House although recently refurbished still retains a number of its original features including the Oak beamed ceiling and the stain glass windows.

Stoke Rochford Hall

The hall its self was build back in the Victorian times meaning it is steeped in history.  Situated closed to Grantham in Lincolnshire close to the A1 for easy access but surrounded my country side, Stoke Rockford Hall is a perfect wedding venue.  The ground surrounding the hall are simply stunning along with the inside of the hall its self, making a perfect backdrop for your wedding day not matter the weather.

Sandburn Hall York

Sandburn Hall in York is undeniably one of the most unique wedding venues in the area. The remarkable oak-framed Grand Function Hall offers breathtaking vistas of the golf course, fountains, and serene lakes, setting the stage for a truly romantic wedding day.