PICTURESQUE COUNTRY HOUSE WEDDING VENUES IN DORSET
St Giles House, located in Wimborne St Giles, offers a truly stunning setting. We are licensed to hold civil ceremonies and we are one of the best Dorset country house wedding venues. We offer a variety of locations on site to choose from.
Grand and inspiring, you can be married in any of the principal rooms, where you’ll be surrounded by fireplaces and old master paintings. This is an unforgettable setting full of history and we can personalise your ceremony and tailor it to your tastes. This hosts a maximum of 120 guests.
Timeless and natural, your ceremony can be surrounded by nature. Providing you sign the register inside, the ceremony can be anywhere in the park. This is perfect for spring and summer weddings and you can create timeless photos. Better still, there’s no limit on guests.
Intimate and romantic, this is perfect for a unique and magical wedding. This delicate shell grotto forms part of the ‘Pleasure Grounds’. Built in the early 18th century, it used shells brought back from the Caribbean. This holds a maximum of 20 guests.
Spiritual and traditional, Wimborne St Giles church is next door. For something more traditional, the church is the epitome of dignified grace. This holds a maximum of 120 guests.
The perfect country house wedding venues in Dorset wouldn’t be complete without a great reception area. You can choose to dine in the main house or outside in a marquee where a feast will be provided to you and your guests. We’re committed to providing the best food and drink and ensure every whim will be indulged. There’s a limit of 120 guests dining in house but no limit outside.
We know you don’t want your special day to end early, which is why you can join us in our award-winning basement club. Complete with state of the art light and sound system, you can dance the night away. The club even boasts a speakeasy-style bar. This makes us unique for country house wedding venues Dorset offers.
HIRE AND BOOKING
St Giles House hire is from 10 am-midnight, which includes exclusive use of the venue at the location requested. For guests using the house, the library and drawing rooms are open until the end of the wedding meal. After hours takes place in Stone Hall, Tapestry Room, and Great Dining Room. When it comes to country house wedding venues, Dorset has an unforgettable one with us.
The costs to hire us for Dorset country house wedding venues are as follows:
- Reception, Fri – Sat: House – £5500, Grounds – £4500
- Reception, Sun (Excluding Bank Holidays) – Thurs: House – £5000, Grounds – £4000
- Ceremony: £500
- Ceremony only: £1500
- Prices excluding VAT
THE BEST OF COUNTRY HOUSE WEDDING VENUES DORSET OFFERS
If you’re searching for stunning, versatile country house wedding venues in Dorset, we’re the best choice. St Giles House has a long and rich history in the area and had award-winning restoration which brought this house back to life. The house and park are an oasis that has inspired people for centuries and we believe in sharing that magic with you.
While restorations have already been carried out, we have more. From June 2018, the 17th century riding house will become accommodation. This will enable us to be the best complete country house wedding venues Dorset has.
St Giles House is licensed to hold civil ceremonies and we offer a variety of locations in house in in the grounds. However you imagined your dream wedding, we can create that for you. From a church or park wedding to a grotto or house wedding, our locations are stunning. When it comes to Dorset country house wedding venues, you’re spoilt for choice at St Giles House.
With various locations, dining, and after hours’ fun, we are the best choice for country house wedding venues Dorset offers. You’ll receive quality service, stunning settings, and fine dining.