We’ve said it before and we have no doubt, we’ll say it again; but we are certainly spoilt for choice when it comes to seriously swoon-worthy Sussex wedding venues! Whether you’re looking to tie the knot in an historical and iconic setting, a sleek city hotel or in a country Barn – you bet we’ve got it along with SO much more…
Getting Married By the Sea
From the bright lights of Brighton to the sandy shores of Camber Sands, so many couples from Sussex and further afield want to get married in a wedding venue near to the sea – and with grand seaside hotels, beautiful boutique hotels, magical city houses and iconic buildings (including Brighton Pavilion and Worthing Dome and coming soon the i360!) all available to choose from, we can certainly see why! If you’re looking for the perfect place to hold your beside-the-sea celebrations, have a peek at our latest beachy weddings.
Country Manor Wedding Venues
Ever fancied being Lord and Lady of the manor? Well, why not hold your wedding at one of Sussex’s stunning country house wedding venues; it is your big day after all! A lovely option for hosting your whole wedding in one location, without having to organise after-hours transport or overnight accommodation (as many offer rooms in their packages), country manors are a fantastic choice for elegant, exclusive weddings with that Downton touch… Check out our reader’s real life country weddings for some gorgeous wedding venue inspiration!
Garden Party Weddings & Sussex Barn Wedding Venues
If you like the idea of a wedding in the scenic Sussex countryside, but are dreaming about a relaxed day with cake, tea and a cheeky glass or two of Pimms, a garden party wedding sounds like your perfect match! Go vintage by hiring a pretty village hall, with outdoor space, rustic with a barn big day or (boho brides-to-be, we’re looking at you!) why not hold your wedding in a field or gorgeous garden – for the ultimate festival wedding? If you’re worried about the weather (it can be a fickle thing the Great British Weather, can’t it?), you could always hire a marquee or cool tipi! Here’s just a few of our favourite Sussex garden party, rustic barn and festival weddings.
Quirky Wedding Venues
Fancy doing something a little bit different on your wedding day? If you’re a fan of shunning the traditional wedding formalities in favour of fun and frivolity, you’re in luck as there are plenty of quirky wedding venues throughout Sussex; including Brighton Pier, the Sea Life Centre and the Duke of York’s Picturehouse! Be inspired by real life cool and quirky big days, by checking out these amazing readers weddings!
We’ve certainly seen a rise in small and intimate weddings here in Sussex; with brides and grooms choosing to hold celebrations for just close family and friends – and with some fabulous small local wedding venues, including Lewes’ lovely Registry Office and top notch restaurants and pubs all on-hand to cater for intimate celebrations, there’s really never been so much choice to ensure you have your small (but perfectly formed!) wedding, your way!
BIG Wedding Venues
On the other hand – perhaps you want to put the BIG into big day and invite all of your loved ones! While many venues mentioned above can cater for large numbers, if you’re looking to put your stamp on things (any DIY brides with big families out there?!) but need space to host your helluva post-wedding party, venues; such as the AMEX stadium, schools, colleges and town halls are available to hire!