Gay-Friendly / Same-Sex / LGBTQ Wedding Venues in Gloucestershire
Reasons to Get Married in Gloucestershire
Whether or not you’ve popped the question, or are just waiting for the right time to do it, chances are you’ve been thinking about your wedding. Some of us have been dreaming of this day since we were young! With all the chaos of wedding planning, it can be easy to get carried away with thinking about colour schemes and champagne bottles, and the big details like the venue can get put on the back burner. At Pink Wedding Venues, we know the importance of the venue, and we also know how crucial it is that your chosen venue not only accepts same-sex marriages, but celebrates them. That’s why we work hard to compile a list of gay-friendly wedding venues in the UK! All you have to do is pick the county. If you’re having a hard time, why not consider Northamptonshire?
Nestled in the West of the UK, Gloucestershire is the epitome of the countryside. It has long been a point of geographical debate, with both the West Midlands, and the South West trying to claim it as their own. Regardless of which area it falls into, there’s one thing for sure: it’s absolutely stunning. Picture your perfect wedding day. Does it feature rolling hills, beautiful scenery, and fields as far as the eye can see? If so, Gloucestershire might just be the perfect choice for you! There’s a great choice of hotels, spas, stately homes and manor houses to choose from, so no matter what your budget or style, Gloucestershire’s got you covered.
Due to the large amount of green spaces in this county (think of the Cotswolds!), there are many wedding venues that place emphasis on the beauty of nature. Are you or your partner animal lovers? In Gloucestershire, you can get married in a quaint deer park, surrounded by animals (in true Snow White style). How about a water themed wedding? At the De Vere Cotswolds Water Park, you can say your vows surrounded by water, which would make for some majestic wedding photos! If you’re feeling really regal, and want to make a statement about how classy you are, why not get married in a castle? There are several to choose from, and you can spend the day feeling like the Prince/Princess you know you are.
If you’re still not convinced – or need some convincing for your other half – check out these interesting facts about Gloucestershire!
- Gloucestershire’s Cooper’s Hill is home to one of the strangest British traditions – cheese rolling. Every spring, hundreds of hopeful winners chase a wheel of cheese down the steep hill, in the hope of winning both the cheese and eternal glory in the local community.
- Gloucestershire Cathedral is featured in some of the Harry Potter films! A great exploration activity for any of you potter heads.
- In fact, J.K. Rowling herself was born in the county!
- Gloucester’s Walls Ice Cream factory is the biggest in all of Europe. Maybe you could serve it at your wedding?!
For information on the legalities of getting married (Eg. Informing the registrar of your "Intent to Marry") please look at the Gloucestershire Council's Website