The New Forest National Park is a jewel in Hampshire, with its beautiful surroundings and landscapes. It will impress your guests and create unforgettable memories. You’ll find many New Forest wedding venues, from country manor houses to beautiful converted barns to modern and classic wedding venues. You will be utterly spoilt for choice.
Some of our Bridal Wedding Cars in Hampshire and Dorset are based local to The New Forest, and are often visible chauffeuring our Brides and Grooms throughout the forest roads to some hidden wedding venues. Whether Vintage or Classic Cars are the mode of transport for the day The New Forest will be the place to see them in their finery on a weekend.
Some of our favourite Wedding Venues in The New Forest are Rhinefield House Hotel in Brockenhurst, voted Top 100 wedding venue in the UK, and the only forest hotel with four red stars. If you are looking to get married in The New Forest you will certainly wish to add Rhinefield House to your shorlist.
A couple of miles away you will find Carey’s Manor, this 77 bedroom four star romantic Victorian country house hotel can cater for up to 100 guests. Their famous 19 treatment room luxurious Thai Spa has been voted best spa since 2012, an ideal place for a civilised Hen Party.
The Stanwell House Hotel in Lymington is a Georgian Grade II listed building, a stylish 3 star boutique hotel which caters for up to 100 people. They’ve just added a Garden Pavilion for wedding ceremonies in their grounds. A short five minute stroll from the venue you will be able to take photographs on the Quay with a beautiful backdrop of the sea.
Beaulieu Abbey located in Beaulieu offers Wedding ceremonies for up to 140 guests in their Domus Room. The historic Domus is one of only two buildings remaining from the original 13th Century Beaulieu Abbey, which was previously one of the largest Cistercian monasteries in England. The original features include exposed beams, stone walls and a large open fireplace creating a magnificent setting. They are members of the ‘Elegant Wedding Venue’.
A luxury wedding venue is Chewton Glen which is a perfect country house setting for your special day. Their award-winning 5 Red Star Hotel is recognised as one of the finest luxury wedding venues in Hampshire, and is superbly located within the stunning New Forest countryside in New Milton. They can cater for up to 140 guests. They have recently been awarded Best UK Holiday Hotel.
Hampshire’s New Forest area also has a stunning coastline perfect for waterside wedding venues and stunning backdrop pictures.
The New Forest holds an annual wedding showcase so ideal if you’d like to view a selection of dressed and prepared wedding venues. There are 20 wedding venues in the New Forest taking part in the Wedding Showcase. The next showcase will be held on Sunday 1st March 2015. More details can be found on their website with a list of participating wedding venues.
Wherever in The New Forest you decide to hold your wedding there will always be a magical place nearby to which our chauffeurs know well. They will be only too pleased to take the happy couple for photographs after the wedding ceremony, this will also give you a little private time alone before returning to your guests.