Wedding Venue Guide 2023

Congratulations! You're getting married and now step one - finding the right venue!
With wedding venues typically booking up to a year in advance, now is the time to get your venue sorted for summer weddings.

Winchester is such a historical, characterful city with plenty of backdrops for your dream wedding photos. Organising a wedding isn't all bridal showers and trying on dresses. The process can become daunting, stressful and even unenjoyable! We'll point you in the direction of some of our favourite wedding venues.

Guarantee one aspect completely hassle free by booking your accommodation for yourself or any guests through A,D8 UK Limited as we offer a personal service that puts you in control.

We specialise in accommodation from value-for-money to luxury designer homes. With properties from one to three bedrooms, from romantic luxury to cosy city retreat, we have accommodation for everyone from you and your husband/wife to be to the mother of the bride and the bridesmaids.

Check out all our properties on our booking site here for accommodation to host you and your guests over your wedding weekend.

Wedding Venues in Winchester

Avington Park has all the grace and elegance of a fine country house, as you drive through the wrought iron gateway and down the long avenue of lime trees, the approach opens out onto well-tended lawns. The grounds stretch as far as the eye can see and are beautifully sculpted around the lake and the River Itchen. 

The house stands in the beautiful secluded grounds, and yet is conveniently located 5 miles from the historic city of Winchester. This beautiful and imposing family home has been granted a licence to hold civil ceremonies and civil partnerships, enabling the happy couple to enjoy their wedding and reception at the same idyllic venue. You can even choose to get married outdoors, with the stunning Avington Park as the picture-perfect backdrop to your special day. 

Providing a traditional and relaxed atmosphere, our 16th century Winchester hotel offers the perfect wedding venue for your most special day if you are looking for a city centre wedding. Their Secret Garden provides the beautiful backdrop to capture the memories made and the staff at Winchester Royal will go to great lengths to ensure your day is absolutely flawless keeping the bubbles flowing the guests full! 

Winchester Royal offer three different packages according to your budget. Stay within a stones throw to the Winchester Royal but with your own private accommodation hosted by A,D8 UK. 

The Gurkha Museum provides a unique and historic wedding venue for couples looking to say 'I do' in Winchester, Hampshire. This stunning museum offers The McDonald Gallery as a magnificent function room. Couples seeking to marry in a one-of-a-kind venue steeped in antiquity will love this gorgeous setting. 

Chesil House is a new and rather distinctive wedding venue in Winchester, England. Situated on the banks of the River Itchen, just a stone's throw from the famous City Mill and medieval bridge, Chesil House is a magnificent blend of medieval and 19th-century architecture. The venue maintains many unique period features while also offering the very best modern technology and all the comforts a couple could desire. 

South Winchester Golf Club offers the most glorious rolling green views for as far as you can see. This would be the ideal wedding location for a summer garden shindig. A variety of wedding packages are available hosting up to 150 guests. With a large dance floor, a private bar to run dry and catering options, the South Winchester Golf Club makes your wedding planning much easier. 

If you have forever dreamed about a traditional classic church wedding then the Parish of St.Faith Church is a beautiful option. The sun gleaming through the stained glass windows as your father walks you down the aisle will be the most unforgettable and heart warming experience living up to all your childhood dreams.  

The Parish of St.Faith organise seamless ceremonies ensuring every member of the wedding party understands their role. Be sure to read through their wedding documentation to ensure you are eligible to get married at this wonderful, historic church.

This beautiful 17th century country house of William & Mary is nestled amongst 63 acres of Hampshire country side. The breathtaking mile-long avenue of lime trees create the perfect backdrop for your wedding photos and will be sure to impress all of your guests. The country house has an extensive options of rooms to hold your ceremony and reception. 

Hire their award winning chef to cover all your catering hassle free. The team at Lainston have fantastic contacts from venue decorators to car hire to photographers to cake makers.

Whether you're looking for a traditional or contemporary wedding, civil ceremony or civil partnership, North Park can help make sure your wedding day is the one you have always dreamed of. The hotel's dedicated wedding co-ordinators will work with you to make sure they turn your ideas into reality and tailor your wedding to you.
Norton Park Hotel can put together a wedding package with a price that is right to cover every element throughout the planning process to make it easier for you to decide what you would like.

Whatever venue you choose be sure to arrive in style.  You are planning to embark on a new journey with the one you love, so what better way to start that journey than by travelling to the ceremony in style. Whether that be in an elegant Rolls Royce, a gorgeous VW Campervan, a quirky tuk tuk, a vintage car, a traditional horse and carriage or a big rig truck (yes you can!), the choice is yours.

Documenting your wedding day is important as a means to look back and remember so finding the right photographer/videographer is one of the most important decisions for the day. You need a photographer that fits your style, knows in advance what you'd like, puts you and your guests at ease but also someone that you and your guests hardly know there is there...unless you want them to!


No. 81 Tower Street

A luxurious 3 bedroom family home ideal for the Bride or Groom's family. Right in the city centre with parking close by.

No. 79 Tower Street

A perfect 2 bedroom town house ideal for the grandparents looking after the grand children. Easy access to the city centre for the wedding weekend.

No. 20 North View

A fabulous 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom house perfect for extended family to stay before and after the big day.