Gorgeous Kent wedding venues
From rustic barns to show-stopping castles, there's a wedding venue to suit every couple in the Garden of England. Scroll through our edit of our favourites to inspire your choice.
Castle wedding venue in Kent
If you're dreaming of a fairy tale wedding venue in Kent, <a href="https://www.hitched.co.uk/wedding-venues/hever-castle_4006.htm" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Hever Castle</a> is the one for you.<br /><br />It holds host to three incredible wedding venues; the castle itself, the Astor Wing and the Italian garden, all of which are beautiful locations.<br /><br />There are lakeside ceremonies on offer and celebrations of all sizes can be catered for throughout the venue grounds.
Barn wedding venues in Kent
Right in the heart of a 3200-acre National Nature Reserve, <a href="https://www.elmleynaturereserve.co.uk/weddings-at-elmley-kingshill-barn" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Kingshill Barn</a>'s rustic setting is truly spectacular.<br /><br />Inside the barn itself, you'll find original features and bags of historic charm. The huge windows and the vaulted ceiling give a real sense of space, and there's a lovely walled courtyard for outdoor wedding photos.<br /><br />There are bell tents and huts for guests to stay in, too.<br /><br /><a href="http://www.youandyourwedding.co.uk/ideas/mood-boards/17-amazing-ways-to-decorate-your-barn-wedding-venue/23146.html" target="_self">READ MORE: 17 amazing ways to decorate your barn wedding venue</a><br /><br /><br />
Castle wedding venue in Kent
Enjoy a celebration fit for royalty at <a href="https://www.hitched.co.uk/wedding-venues/leeds-castle_1309.htm" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Leeds Castle</a>, which was said to be one of Henry the Eighth's favoured residencies.<br /><br /><a href=" http://www.youandyourwedding.co.uk/dresses-and-style/wedding-dresses/24-showstopping-wedding-dresses-for-a-castle-wedding/20612.html" target="_self">READ MORE: 24 Showstopping Wedding Dresses for a Castle Wedding</a>
Hotel wedding venues in Kent
The <a href="https://www.mercuretunbridgewells.co.uk" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">4* Mercure Tunbridge Wells Hote</a>l is a charming 18th Century Georgian property, set in the Kent countryside.<br /><br />It boasts large event rooms and idyllic courtyard setting for wedding photos. The hotel offers three wedding packages, all including free accommodation for the couple and discounted accommodation for guests, and help organising the event from the hotel’s own in-house wedding planner.
Port Lympne Hotel and Reserve
<a href="https://www.aspinallfoundation.org/port-lympne/short-breaks/port-lympne-hotel/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Port Lympne Hotel and Reserve</a> is a stunning mansion house set within a nature reserve. It holds host to a restored Moroccan-style courtyard and beautiful accommodation.<br /><br /><a href="http://www.youandyourwedding.co.uk/honeymoons/destinations/where-celebrities-go-on-honeymoon/21461-1.html" target="_self">Radio 1 DJ Greg James spent his honeymoon</a> at this gorgeous location, so you could be rubbing shoulders with celebs!
Lympne castle wedding venue in Kent
We featured a sensational <a href="http://www.youandyourwedding.co.uk/real-weddings/summer/real-wedding-a-castle-wedding-in-kent-with-a-pink-and-champagne-gold-colour-scheme/23037.html" target="_self">real wedding</a> held at <a href="http://www.lympnecastle.com" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Lympne Castle</a> in Kent and immediately fell for the charms of the impressive venue.<br /><br />Claire, one half of the couple who hosted her nuptials at the castle said: "As soon as we walked in we both instantly knew it was the venue for us. The incredible views are just breathtaking and were a big selling point for us."
Barn wedding venues in Kent
<a href="https://www.hitched.co.uk/wedding-venues/the-old-kent-barn_6755.htm" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">The Old Kent Barn</a> has everything you could wish for from a <a href="http://www.youandyourwedding.co.uk/planning/venues/uk-wedding-awards-2016-best-barn-venue/21536.html" target="_self">barn wedding venue</a>, from high ceilings to exposed beams to a beautiful outdoor space.
Preston Court: Kent wedding venue
For a barn with a difference, look no further than the 17th-century Kent Barn at <a href="https://www.hitched.co.uk/wedding-venues/preston-court_4899.htm" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Preston Court</a>.<br /><br />It's home to an incredible 1920s fairground organ - perfect for photos - and there's even a hireable Victorian carousel on site to really <a href="http://www.youandyourwedding.co.uk/dresses-and-style/guests/20-ways-to-surprise-your-wedding-guests/20934.html" target="_self">surprise your guests</a>.
Outdoor wedding venues in Kent
If you're dreaming of an <a href="http://www.youandyourwedding.co.uk/planning/venues/ideas-for-outdoor-and-woodland-weddings/20535.html" target="_self">outdoor wedding</a>, take a look at <a href="https://www.hitched.co.uk/wedding-venues/the-secret-garden_5812.htm" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Secret Garden</a> in Kent.<br /><br />From the secluded Victorian Coach House to the stunning cobbles courtyard, this venue is the perfect location for a romantic celebration. <br /><br />Located in the grounds of the Mersham-Le-Hatch Estate, it can host up to 150 guests.
Kent countryside wedding venue
Set in quintessential English countryside, <a href="http://marleybrookhouse.co.uk" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Marleybrook House</a> has four different ceremony location options, from a walled garden, a barn and a marquee. <br /><br />It's a gorgeous choice for couples looking for a secluded wedding location - there's even a vintage funfair for <a href="http://www.youandyourwedding.co.uk/planning/entertainment/19-unusual-wedding-entertainment-ideas/20201.html" target="_self">amazing wedding entertainment</a>!
Stately home wedding venue in Kent
Bradbourne House is set in 20 acres of beautiful parkland and is the perfect setting for your wedding. <br /><br />There are a variety of different places within the grounds to hold your wedding, no matter if you're planning an intimate, <a href="http://www.youandyourwedding.co.uk/planning/essentials/17-reasons-small-weddings-are-brilliant/21194.html" target="_self">small wedding</a> or a grand affair with hundreds of guests.