Planning a wedding? Choose from a variety of Dorset venues to complement your special day...

Rhinefield House Hotel

As well as the main house the grounds at Rhinefield are licensed to hold civil ceremonies for up to 130 guests in “The Forest Garden”, which is situated in the manicured gardens of Rhinefield House, embellished by the natural beauty of the New Forest, creating a romantic setting for your magical day.

Rhinefield Road, Brockenhurst SO42 7QB

T: 0845 072 7516 and 01590 622922


Knoll House Hotel

Knoll House is thrilled to be holding it's very first wedding showcase on Sunday, February 18, 2018. If you've always wanted an intimate reception with stunning sea views, then come along to view the garden room setting and meet various local exhibitors on the day. Open 12-4pm, free entry and bubbles on arrival.

Ferry Road, Studland BH19 3AH

T 01929 450450


Christchurch Harbour Hotel & Spa

There is nowhere more romantic to tie the knot than Christchurch Harbour Hotel & Spa. The stunning waterfront location is the perfect setting for a wedding celebration. From private outdoor terrace, complete with champagne beach hut bar, to exclusive wedding suite overlooking Mudeford Quay, and dancing under a twinkling ceiling, they will create the most memorable day.

95 Mudeford, Christchurch BH23 3NT

T: 01202 483434


Mortons House

Situated in pretty Corfe Castle, Mortons House is a striking, Elizabethan manor house, with heaps of character. Mortons has built up a fine reputation for hosting weddings. The Castle is a stone’s throw away providing a romantic backdrop. The ‘Mortons Exclusive’ is their speciality - your very own manor house for the day.

East Street, Corfe Castle BH20 5EE

T: 01929 480988


Lord Bute

Lord Bute has been making fairytale weddings come true for over 20 years. Their magical location, attention to detail and award-winning food makes them the perfect Dorset wedding venue. Their dedicated and highly experienced wedding coordinator will help you make your special occasion as unique as you are; whether you want an intimate celebration or a lavish affair. They will bring their enthusiasm, knowledge and ideas along with their little black book of reputed suppliers to make sure nothing is overlooked so you can have the wedding you've always dreamed of.

181-185 Lymington Road, Christchurch BH23 4JS

T: 01425 278884


RNLI College

For a truly unique wedding why not tie the knot at the RNLI College, a beautiful and contemporary waterfront setting with every penny spent helping to save lives at sea. For more details contact their wedding co-ordinator.

West Quay Road, Poole

T: 01202 663489


The Bell Inn

The Bell Inn is an authentic 18th-century coaching Inn, licensed for civil partnerships and renewal of vows in not one, but two rooms, both ideal for the more intimate wedding and all at extraordinarily good value. Pop the question this Valentine's Day at the Inn and choose them as your wedding venue and they’ll Pop the Cork, upgrading you to a Champagne wedding reception package.

Brook, Nr Lyndhurst SO43 7HE

T: 023 8081 2214


Maidman’s Marquees

Create your own venue with a marquee! This stunning country-style wedding featured round tables, white folding chairs, a central dance floor and strings of gorgeous bunting. A marquee provides a blank canvas for whatever theme or style of wedding you are dreaming of.

T: 01202 823755


Bournemouth Highcliff Marriott Hotel

Perched on the clifftop with sweeping views of Bournemouth Bay and its seven miles of golden sands, the 4* Bournemouth Highcliff Marriott Hotel is the ultimate setting for your seaside wedding. Perfect for small intimate occasions or the grander affairs, the wedding suites add a touch of elegance.

105 St Michael’s Road, Bournemouth BH2 5DU

T: 01202 557702 – Option 2


Kingston Maurward Estate

In the heart of the Dorset countryside the Kingston Maurward Estate with its 18th century mansion house, lake and gardens are the idyllic location for your perfect wedding. With a parkland approach and elegant sweeping drive, the Georgian house and ornate rooms set the scene for your civil ceremony, wedding breakfast and evening reception. 

Dorchester DT2 8PY

T: 01305 215000


The Italian Villa at Compton Acres

Recent winner of Best Venue at the National Wedding Industry Awards 2016, the stunning Italian Villa gives you exclusive use of three floors of sensational suites, accommodating weddings of any size, against the dramatic backdrop of 10 acres of manicured gardens. Licensed to perform civil ceremonies and civil partnerships for up to 250 people, you’ll also be guaranteed exquisite cuisine from the talented chefs from Beales Gourmet, and of course a magnificent backdrop for sensational photos on your special day.

164 Canford Cliffs Road, Poole Dorset BH13 7ES

T: 01202 816 074


The Green House

A Green House wedding is glamorous yet relaxed and intimate, easy on the eye and the environment. No two weddings are ever the same because they are designed by and for you; the team is absolutely committed to putting together the ceremony of your dreams, and the party of your life. A wedding open day is being held on Sunday, February 25, 12 noon until 4pm.

4 Grove Road, Bournemouth BH1 3AX

T: 01202 498900


Norfolk Royale Hotel

The Norfolk Royale Hotel is a four-star hotel in the heart of Bournemouth which offers the perfect location for formal and informal wedding celebrations. They offer a complete solution for your wedding, as well as hosting your wedding breakfast and evening reception, it is also fully licensed for wedding ceremonies.

Richmond Hill, Bournemouth BH2 6EN

T: 01202 551521


Hotel Miramar

The elegant country house hotel by sea – it’s the perfect venue to host your wedding ceremony and reception. The Idyllic coastal location offers the perfect backdrop for an outdoor garden wedding or for your wedding photography. A superb range of wedding packages are available, from the boho vintage tea, to formal sit down dining.

East Overcliff Drive, Bournemouth BH1 3AL

T: 01202 556581