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Wedding Venues – Dorset

Last in our series Wedding Venues in the West Country will take a look at Dorset – will one of these catch your eye?  Do you want your wedding to ooze a touch of history, or bring an Italian flare to the day?  Or is simple but elegant more your style.  The four wedding venues that we are focusing on are only a small part of a huge selection, so we have dedicated one of our Pinterest boards to Wedding Venues in Dorset, and included many more.


Forde Abbey

The Abbey is surrounded by 30 acres of award-winning gardens, which would no doubt make a beautiful backdrop for not only your wedding ceremony and reception, but for those all-important photographs. This remarkable stately home, was first founded in 1141 as a monastery, and is now the place to say I do if your wedding day is to be one of grandeur.  It is also good to know that if you choose to have your wedding on a weekend, the house is exclusively yours for that time.

Further details can be found at Forde Abbey.


The Italian Villa

This wedding venue was the best Wedding Venue in Dorset last year, so couples will already feel relaxed knowing that if they were to choose The Italian Villa, they would not be disappointed.  The Italian Villa is set amongst 10 acres of skilfully manicured gardens at the renowned Compton Acres, and brings its own magic to your special day.  Brides will be delighted at the prospect of having 3 floors of elegance just to themselves – although they may just have to share one with the bridegroom and guests.  This spectacular wedding venue is the only one of its kind in the UK […]