Choosing your ideal 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 near me' in our listings below.
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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.
Craig Y Nos Castle is a beautiful and historic castle in South Wales that is a popular wedding venue. The castle has a Grade I listed opera house theatre that can be used for the ceremony, as well as a refurbished Conservatory that is perfect for the wedding breakfast. The castle also has stunning views over the Country Park and the Brecon Beacons National Park, making it a very picturesque setting for a wedding.
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.
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.
Tall John’s House is a 16th century Welsh Manor House set in its own beautiful grounds with views to the Black Mountains. This unique and exclusive venue features a wonderful stone barn, full of original features, with a covered courtyard.
This provides the perfect wedding venue for up to 160 guests with lavatories and catering area.
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.
Bryngarw House dates back to the 15th century, and it is believed that in 1775, a gentleman named John Popkin gave the house and its grounds to his sister Frances as a wedding present. A symbol of love from the very start, the owners are proud to have transformed Bryngarw House into a beautiful wedding venue almost 250 years later.
Located in the heart of Bryngarw Country Park, there are an array of photo opportunities available, including the golden meadows, never- ending woodland, and the iconic ornamental bridge in the stunning oriental garden.
Posted: 26 September 2023
Dating back to the 17th century, Cefn Tilla Court is a grand wedding venue that was once home to Lord Raglan, the youngest son of the Duke of Beaufort.
Ceremonies take place in the pagoda, next to the oriental lily pond, with up to 140 of your friends and family.
Alternatively, the historic Great Hall, located at the front of the house, can accommodate up to 100 of your guests. The windows overlook the lawns and lily pond, letting in plenty of natural light, and the wood panelling and carved family crest exude a sense of history and charm.
Posted: 19 September 2023
Nestled in the village of Wolfscastle is the award-winning Wolfscastle Country Hotel & Spa. This family-run property is a charming Victorian vicarage with 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 of your friends and family.
Posted: 12 September 2023
The Vale Resort is home to 143 on-site bedrooms, two championship golf courses, an award-winning restaurant, sports facilities and Wales' largest spa. Located within 650 acres of countryside, the resort boasts landscaped gardens, perfect for your wedding day photographs, as well as gorgeous greenery and well-kept seasonal plants.
There are nine deluxe suites available for weddings at this glorious garden venue. The Castle Suite is perfect for large celebrations, with high ceilings, grand windows, a private bar and space for 400 of your loved ones throughout the special day.
Posted: 5 September 2023
Boasting elegant windows, 17 individually designed bedrooms and an impressive entrance, Norton House Hotel is an independent country house with plenty of period charm. Renovated to a high standard with home comforts that don't compromise the historic features, this Grade II listed venue has been thoroughly refurbished with weddings in mind.
The private grounds, which include a secluded lawn, an original raised patio, and wide stone steps, look stunning in photographs.
Posted: 29 August 2023
Situated within acres of exquisite grounds with mature trees and breathtaking views across Brecon, Tall John's Weddings is a charming venue that's perfect for nuptials. 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. Boasting an enchanting courtyard and a wooden gazebo that can be decorated with flowers and covered in Perspex if the weather is unkind, the space has electric points, underfloor heating, insulation, hard floors and a catering area.
Posted: 22 August 2023
Known for its Art Deco décor, The Brangwyn is an impressive wedding venue in Swansea. Built in the 1930s, it's situated within easy walking distance of Victoria Park and the spectacular sweep of Swansea Bay. The property uses striking and majestic architecture throughout, with the historic British Empire panels created by renowned artist Sir Frank Brangwyn proudly on display.
Brangwyn Hall, a beautifully-decorated space with striking high-panelled ceilings that look stunning in photographs, is perfect for weddings.
Posted: 15 August 2023
The award-winning Glen-Yr-Afon is a charming wedding venue surrounded by acres of countryside and picturesque gardens. First opening its doors in 1974, the hotel is home to 28 modern bedrooms and is just a short walk away from the town of Usk, which is full of boutique shops and restaurants.
The Ballroom is an elegant space, with large bay windows and room for 150 of your guests throughout the day.
Smaller weddings are held in the Dining Room, which can be used for up to 45 of your loved ones for the vows and 35 for the meal.
Posted: 8 August 2023
First opening its doors in 1902 as the Swansea Harbour Trust Building, Morgans Hotel is a luxurious wedding venue located just minutes from the Maritime Quarter. A short drive from the Mumbles and Gower coastline, this Grade II* listed boutique venue has 42 individual bedrooms, a restaurant situated on the first floor with access via a champagne bar and a Greek statue-clad clock outside that is sure to wow your guests.
Posted: 1 August 2023
With Summer wedding season in full-swing and the English weather as unpredictable as ever, happy couples across the country may get more than what they bargained for when it comes to wishing for a sunny day. As temperatures across the UK already reaching highs of 30C and the Met Office predicting even hotter temperatures expected ahead, Samantha Gilchrist, former wedding photographer turned cofounder and CEO of The Gilchrist Collection, the UK's largest wedding venue collection, gives her expert advice gathered from over 15 years in the industry.
Posted: 31 July 2023