As you breeze towards the south coast of Cornwall the roads give way to country lanes that are edged with bluebells and foxgloves in the spring. Before the land comes to a full stop at the sandy beaches, spectacular coastline and pretty fishing villages, you will find Lower Barns.
Prepare to fall under the spell of this special place instantly. Blending a riot of colour and a heady air of romance, you’ll find a cluster of stylish retreats scattered across a glorious garden; the lush lawn is sprinkled with colourful flowerbeds and quirky signage, lanterns and wooden flowers, and trees that blossom with candlyfloss pink and cream flowers in the spring. There’s also a sun-baked deck for laid back moments the sun, and a sheltered hot tub - just the spot for champagne and honeymoons.
Multi award winning venue, we are proud to welcome same sex weddings. We specialise in romantic intimate weddings and elopements. Our ethos is Your Wedding Your Way so we offer a straight forward wedding package that can be tailored to suit you and what you want for your special day!
Stay in our delightful Cranny or Nook
Hugged by private courtyards, these luxurious Hiding Places - pop with colour and character. Blending eye-catching design with luxe, cosy comforts, such as a dive-into-me bed and retro Smeg fridge, these gorgeous suites beg you to relax, unwind and indulge. Both have private hot tubs, Cranny has a wood burner and Nook has a sauna.
The Hideaway - Allows you to bring your four-legged furry - friend. This room offers colour and romance in abundance; there’s a super king-size bed, a slipper bath. Absorb the romance of this exquisite spot with a soak in the hot tub under the stars or a glass of champagne in the gypsy caravan - just the two of you.
This is a hidden gem for small-scale weddings and elopements, from 2 to 20 people. Tucked away in the gardens, the ‘Wed Shed’, offers a unique spot to take your vows, the gorgeous printed chairs, quirky-cool desk and light up ‘wed me’ letters creating a fun vibe with a twist of Mexican fi-esta. With a beautiful mural on the wall beyond and the scent of flowers filling the air, it makes an extraordinary, soul stirring backdrop for a ceremony. The Shack, also in the garden, has it’s own romantic aisle, decorated with ‘hygge’ style for romantic, rustic coziness with warming fire, candles and twinkly lights. The Lounge blends the same vibrant character with snug furnishings, glamorous accents, roaring fire and is also licensed for ceremonies, making it perfect for weddings of 2-20 when the weather makes you want to be inside.
After your vows you may like a picnic in the gardens, a loved-up stroll across a local beach or a delicious feast in The Party Shed, an enchanting retreat in the wildflower garden, amidst a carnival of candles and fairy lights, and a roaring log fire. Absorb the romance of this exquisite spot with a soak in the hot tub under the stars or a glass of champagne in the gypsy caravan - just the two of you.
There are a range of options, starting at £799 for couples wishing to elope with a Cream Tea.
Packages include weddings for 2 to 20 people and also Exclusive Use.
Couples can bring their dog to stay with them in The Hideaway or The Hayloft.
Mike Cooksley is our in-house photographer and will take photo’s throughout your day and take you to a local beach if you like. It’s £450 and your photo’s will be on a USB stick.
Private dining in The Party Shed is £50 per head.
It’s ‘bring your own booze’ at Lower Barns and there are plenty of fridges to keep it cool.
Mike and Janie will be happy to witness for you.
For details of packages, prices and special offers, please visit our website using the link below.