Are you looking for a wedding venue that truly encapsulates your love for English heritage, culture and stunning architecture? If so, look no further than St. Giles House. With over 400 years of fascinating history, a stunning countryside location and dedicated events team, it’s no wonder we’re considered one of the finest country house weddings Dorset has to offer. To find out more, get in touch with our friendly and helpful team by calling us on +44 (0)1725 517 214 today.


At St. Giles House, we pride ourselves on providing couples with a stunning backdrop for their special day. We know that only the best will do and, with a fascinating history, stunning architecture and beautiful interior design, we’re the obvious choice for Dorset country house weddings.

In our stunning house, you’ll have the option of the following to create a truly unforgettable Dorset country house weddings experience for all:

  • Grand and Inspiring House
  • Timeless and Natural Park
  • Spiritual and Traditional Wedding
  • Intimate and Romantic Shell Grotto

To find out more about one of the most exceptional country house weddings Dorset has to offer, get in touch with our friendly and helpful team by calling us on +44 (0)1725 517 214 today.



At St. Giles House, we’re licensed to host country house weddings in Dorset and have an array of options to suit you and your requirements.



Hosting up to 120 guests, our house creates a theatrical atmosphere with its cosy fireplaces, old master paintings and moody décor. Our couples have the option to marry in our exceptional country house weddings in Dorset principal rooms, which is steeped in fascinating history.

At St. Giles House, our talented team can tailor our house to your suit taste and individual requirements, creating Dorset country house weddings that are truly unique to you.



If you are looking for the perfect outdoor option for your wedding that is both rustic and timeless, our park is the obvious choice. Particularly ideal for spring and summer weddings, or even moody autumnal affairs, our park provides a stunning backdrop to create truly spectacular memories and photographs.

Providing you sign the register indoors, this beautiful location is yours for the ceremony, which can host an unlimited number of guests. With this in mind, we’re the obvious choice for country house weddings in Dorset.



For those seeking a more traditional, yet highly glamorous and dramatic country house weddings Dorset, our church is the ideal option. Wimborne St. Giles Church, which is located next to our house, can host up to 120 guests and has been lovingly restored by gothic revival architect Sir Ninian Comper.



Whether your theme revolves around all things nautical, or you’re looking for a ceremony with an elegant difference, choose our grotto. Our grotto forms a section of the Pleasure Grounds and is comprised of shells brought back from the Caribbean and formed the ‘Pleasure Grounds’ built in the 18th century.

Hosting 20 guests, this romantic location is most suitable for those seeking a truly intimate atmosphere. It’s this, combined with our other outstanding ceremony location options that makes us the obvious choice for country house weddings Dorset.



At St. Giles House, we have a variety of options to help you celebrate your wedding in style. From luxurious fine dining in our beautiful house or a relaxed candlelit dinner in our outdoor marquee, we’ll ensure that every need is indulged.

Our highly experienced and creative caterers can create a range of delectable delights to tempt your guest’s taste buds, which can be tailored to suit a variety of dietary requests.



After dining, we can provide an array of after-hours options that can be tailored to suit your style and theme. From reflecting over brandy to dancing the night away under our giant disco ball or under the stars, choose St. Giles House to create unforgettable country wedding Dorset memories.