Choosing the perfect South Wales wedding venue is an exciting part of your wedding planning. There is a huge choice of venue types in South Wales covering Cardiff, Swansea, Newport including hotels, barns, country manor houses, romantic castles as well as chic city and town centre locations.
Take a look at South Wales wedding venues and those further afield in our listings below.
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The Brangwyn Hall is the perfect place to hold your wedding. We have a choice of rooms offering intimacy or grandeur with space for 20 to 500 guests.
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Established in 1969, Caer Llan is a family run country house venue set amongst fabulous open countryside overlooking the Vale of Usk. Perched high up in the hills, the house boasts a fairy tale setting with far-reaching panoramic views across the valley to the distant Welsh mountains.
There are many wedding venues in South Wales – but only one in a grade I listed castle. Think majestic turrets, sweeping staircases and gothic towers (perfect for photo opportunities). Our gorgeous castle is nestled in luscious, landscaped grounds in the heart of 650 acres of countryside. As if that isn’t idyllic enough, there’s also a 15- acre lake and, we’re easy to reach too! Perfectly placed, just off the m4.
The Wedding of your dreams ………….
SAY ‘I DO ‘
You’re dream wedding shouldn’t be anything less than perfect.
At Holm House we pride ourselves on creating the most beautiful day of your lives.
Morgans is an award winning, luxurious boutique hotel nestled in the heart of Swansea City Centre. Our Grade II listed building is steeped in history and charm; the beautiful, iconic architecture is reminiscent of Swansea’s maritime past.
Rhosygilwen - A Pembrokeshire Country Retreat
Rhosygilwen is the most magical and environmentally friendly wedding venue in Pembrokeshire and South Wales. We power our two stunning venues, The Orangery and Neuadd y Dderwen (The Oak Hall), the Rhosygilwen mansion and the BnBs with our own solar park and ground source heat pump. Unlike most wedding venues, at Rhosygilwen, your big day has a small carbon footprint.
The Diplomat Hotel Restaurant & Spa
Create your bespoke fairytale wedding at Llanelli's most popular and romantic wedding venue. We occupy a fabulous position in Llanelli South West Wales, where we have been catering for wedding receptions for the past 40 years. In this time we have built up a long standing reputation in South Wales for attentive service and fabulous food.
The Norton House Hotel is a Historic Venue Located in the Mumbles a short walk from Swansea Bay Beach on the award-winning Gower Coastline. Our Grad II listed building boasts a spacious and fresh function room and stunning gardens that can accommodate 90 day guests and up to 150 evening guests.
Winner of ‘Welsh Romantic Hotel of the Year 2019’. Wolfscastle Hotel is a perfect setting for your wedding, whether it be an intimate occasion or a larger celebration. The Garden Room offers a spectacular setting with views of our exquisite gardens.
The Great House Hotel & Restaurant is a restored Grade II listed property
The Great House Hotel & Restaurant is a restored, Grade II listed property that offers a gorgeous mix of original features and modern facilities. The 15th-century house is believed to be a gift from Queen Elizabeth I to the Earl of Leicester, who used it as a hunting lodge. Located in the pretty village of Laleston, Bridgend, it's just 10 minutes away from the seaside town of Porthcawl and is full of warm character, with flagstone floors, oak beams, inglenook fireplaces and stone archways.
ie the knot and host your reception in either the Leicesters Room, Prince of Wales Suite or Great Hall, with maximum capacities of 20, 30 and 60 respectively.
Posted: 6 June 2023
Glen Yr Afon House Hotel has refurbished its ballroom
Glen Yr Afon House Hotel in Usk, Monmouthshire, has refurbished its Ballroom. Boasting elegant window drapes, a fresh neutral palate and ceiling drapes, the space is a blank canvas that's perfect for any theme or colour theme.
What's more, the hotel has launched a special wedding package available on all remaining Saturdays in 2023. This includes an experienced wedding coordinator to help with the planning, a three-course wedding breakfast, drinks for key moments, an evening buffet, a bridal suite on the night of the wedding, a DJ and much more.
Posted: 1 June 2023
Rhosygilwen has been a special place to tie the knot for more than 20 years
Rhosygilwen has been a special place to tie the knot for more than 20 years, offering a dreamy setting for ceremonies and receptions. Situated in the Pembrokeshire countryside, the Gothic Victorian mansion creates an unforgettable backdrop for your vows, not to mention the extensive gardens are perfect for capturing photographs that will last a lifetime.
There are four bedrooms available in the Courtyard Cottages for your most important guests and the team can help organise extra accommodation with high-quality providers in the region.
Posted: 30 May 2023
If you’re looking for a charming wedding venue, you will adore Bryngarw House
If you're looking for a charming wedding venue, you will adore Bryngarw House. Easily accessible yet a million miles away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life, the house sits within 113 acres of parkland and is just a few minutes drive from the M4.
Bryngarw House has plenty of places to take memorable photographs, including the ornamental bridge, oriental-style tea house, sweeping staircase and exquisite display of trees and flowers.
The honeymoon suite is included for the happy couple on the night of the wedding and there are 18 en-suite bedrooms for your guests to choose from.
Posted: 23 May 2023
Craig Y Nos Castle has won ’Wedding Coordinators of the Year’ at The Welsh Wedding Awards 2023
Craig Y Nos Castle, a luxurious wedding venue on the edge of the Brecon Beacons, has won 'Wedding Coordinators of the Year' at The Welsh Wedding Awards 2023 – congratulations!
Boasting 36 en suite bedrooms, a private lounge, an on-site gym with high-quality apparatus and a hot tub, the property is surrounded by breathtaking grounds with plenty of places for guests to explore and take photographs. Once home to Adelina Patti, the world-famous opera singer, Craig Y Nos Castle has a long and interesting history with a stunning décor throughout.
Posted: 18 May 2023
Wolfscastle Country Hotel & Spa is an award-winning venue nestled in the village of Wolfscastle
Wolfscastle Country Hotel & Spa is an award-winning family-run property nestled in the village of Wolfscastle. This charming Victorian vicarage has 20 en-suite bedrooms, a two AA rosette restaurant, a contemporary brasserie, a boutique spa and impressive views of the surrounding woodland landscape and the awe-inspiring Treffgarne rocks.
The Garden Room is a bright and airy space with high ceilings, impressive bi-folding doors that open up to the rear garden and room for 120 friends and family.
Posted: 16 May 2023
Caer Llan is an 18th-century property situated in more than 25 acres
Boasting mountain views, Caer Llan is an 18th-century property situated in more than 25 acres of countryside. This family-run property has an outdoor swimming pool, an original Victorian greenhouse, 16 en-suite bedrooms exclusively for wedding guests, large Chesterfield sofas and armchairs, Welsh slate floors, oak fireplaces, neutral colours and recycled-oak picture frames throughout.
The Main Function Room has large bi-folding doors that open to reveal views of the surrounding area.
Posted: 9 May 2023
Pencoed House Estate has won an award
Cardiff-based wedding venue, Pencoed House Estate has won 'Wedding Venue of the Year Cardiff' at the Welsh Wedding Awards 2023. Surrounded by 36 acres of grounds, well-groomed lawns, flowers and ancient woodland, Pencoed House Estate is a beautiful wedding venue full of charm. Dating back to 979AD, it was once home to ministers of the church, the King of Glamorgan and King Arthur and Queen Guinevere. It has several wedding spaces to choose from and charming gardens where couples can explore and take those all-important photographs.
Posted: 4 May 2023
The King Arthur Hotel is an award-winning hidden gem nestled in the Gower Peninsula
The King Arthur Hotel is an award-winning hidden gem nestled in the Gower Peninsula. This family-run property comprises of 18 en-suite bedrooms, a 18th-century cottage and luxury self-catering apartments.
Rich in history, the King Arthur Hotel's wedding venue, Avalon, boasts a high-pitched ceiling with exposed French oak beams, Welsh slate floors and arched windows overlooking the surrounding landscaped gardens. The venue is licenced for civil ceremonies and can comfortably accommodate 140 seated guests for the wedding breakfast and 200 for the evening celebration.
Posted: 2 May 2023
Tall John’s Weddings is a beautiful wedding venue in Brecon
Tall John's Weddings is a charming wedding venue in Brecon situated within acres of exquisite grounds with mature trees and breathtaking views across the valley. The gardens at Tall John's House are the brainchild of Willow Cracroft, who transformed it from an overgrown and neglected space into an amazing garden with features such as a rill, rose arbour, silver birch circle and a splendid display of flowers, shrubs, fruits and vegetables.
The restored Welsh barn is available for weddings and looks across the Black Mountains with an enchanting courtyard and a wooden gazebo that can be decorated with flowers and covered in Perspex if the weather is unkind. Inside are electric points, underfloor heating, insulation, hard floors and a catering area.
Posted: 25 April 2023