Top wedding venues in South Wales

Choosing your wedding venue can be tough. Do you want simple and traditional, outlandish and extravagant? Or does your heart yearn for an outdoor knees up, a festival inspired party or an old school barn dance?

Don’t worry, we’ve pulled together a list of some of Wales’ top wedding venues to make the decision easier.

Take a look at our choice of venues and get ready to pick a venue that reflects you as a couple and will give your guests an unforgettable experience.

Caerphilly Castle

The medieval Caerphilly Castle is the second largest castle in Britain. Featuring a moat and 14th century Great Hall, this is the ultimate venue if you want a wedding fit for a king or queen. The Great Hall holds a maximum of 200 people and is available for both the civil ceremony and the reception.

Llechwen Hall Hotel & Restaurant

If magnificent views from a stunning hilltop location are what you are after then look no futher. Boasting some of the best views of the Welsh countryside, Llechwen Hall Hotel is one of the best kept secrets in the Cynon Valley. The unique, privately owned country house hotel offers award winning cuisine in an intimate setting where you can host up to 300 guests.

Castell Coch 

Castell Coch is a 19th century Gothic Revival castle, with colourful interiors and located in a beautiful woodland setting. Known as the ultimate fairytale wedding venue, it is perfect for a more intimate wedding ceremony as the drawing room holds a maximum of 30 people.

The Village Hotel and Spa, Cardiff

The perfect location for a chic city wedding, the Village Hotel and Spa is just a short drive from the centre of the capital. You and your guests will be in the perfect spot to explore and enjoy the buzzing Welsh capital as well as the surrounding South Wales area. With a dedicated Special Events Planner on site you will have the perfect day and night, followed with a relaxing day in the spa or state-of-the-art gym (complete with swimming pool!).

The Celtic Manor Resort

If it’s five star you want then look no further than The Celtic Manor Resort. The glamorous setting is a great choice for those after a spot of luxury, and the Celtic Manor offers four wedding packages - platinum, diamond, emerald and pearl.

The Mercure Holland House Hotel and Spa, Cardiff

Located right in the heart of the city, the modern, 4-star Mercure Cardiff Holland House Hotel and Spa sets the standard for style in the city. The contemporary and luxurious hotel offers a modern feel while staying true to its locally inspired roots. With all of the major sights within walking distance your guests will be spoiled for choice and the impressive venue will give you your dream wedding with a selection of beautiful function suites to choose from.

Glyndwr Vineyard

Imagine taking over a vineyard for your big day. With more than 6,000 vines, Glyndwr Vineyard is said to the largest vineyard in Wales, planted by the current owners in 1982. For your big day you will be given exclusive access to the vineyard, gardens, barn and terrace overlooking the vines.


This amazing 50-acre retreat lies at the heart of the Gower peninsula, surrounded by miles of rolling green hills, several lakes and magical woodland. If you want exclusive use of a stunning venue in a stunning location then look no further. Specifically designed to cater for weddings, it’s a special venue for your special day.

National Botanic Gardens

You could get married in the unique and unforgettable Great Glasshouse, the largest single-span glass greenhouse in the world. A perfect place to get married with indoor spaces for small to large wedding parties and no need to worry about the weather. Holding up to 150 guests, this is the perfect spot for natural and modern wedding photos.

Nash Point Lighthouse

Something totally different here, Nash Point is one of the few operational lighthouses in the UK where you can get married. Nash Point is a beautiful location for small, intimate ceremonies. Up to 25 guests can be accommodated over two floors of this spectacular lighthouse. 

Now you have your venue sorted, let us entertain you and your guests!