Wedding Ceremonies & Receptions

We're an award-winning, top-rated Wedding Venue and we are licenced for Civil Ceremonies. Our most recent being the 2016 Good Hotel Guide Editor's Choice, Top 10 Wedding Venue in the UK

Call our Wedding planner: +44 (0) 1308 862200 to discuss your requirements.

Dating from the 13th Century, the Bridge House Hotel makes a wonderful, intimate wedding venue. This country house hotel is licensed in five of its rooms for all kinds of civil wedding ceremonies, up to 50 guests. Our award-winning restaurant can cater for up to 100 guests providing some of the best dishes in Dorset.

We have everything on our doorstep including a luxury award winning Aveda hair & beauty salon, an award-winning florist, cake designers, and fantastic local photographers and musicians. Our in-house wedding planner can connect you with any of these local services, and will ensure your day runs smoothly.

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Ceremonies & Wedding Receptions

Bridge House is steeped in romantic architectural beauty and offers wonderfully charming and elegant rooms in which to hold your wedding or civil partnership reception. 

Every wedding is different and whatever part you'd like us to play, we are sure we can provide you with what you want for your special day. We have everything on our doorstep: a luxury Aveda hair and beauty salon, an award winning florist, great local musicians, photographers and cake designers.

We will arrange whatever catering and drink requirements you desire from a cocktail party, a barbecue in the garden or a traditional wedding breakfast in the Georgian Restaurant – the choice is yours

We offer you the most wonderful elegant and charming rooms, with award-winning cuisine, drinks and facilities for your wedding recption.


Dining with us

Choose a lunchtime wedding breakfast or one in the evening – the food we serve will be exceptional. Prepared by our executive Head Chef, she is passionate about the freshest and best quality ingredients. Fish from Cornwall, scallops from Lyme Bay, crab from West Bay, organic meat and vegetables from across the county.

We are also able to provide you with your very own wedding cocktail bar and bespoke cocktail service. Have a cocktail menu designed specifically to your taste and memories, or treat guests to your signature wedding cocktail.  

Other Marriage venues

If you'd rather just have your reception with us there's lots of beautiful places nearby to tie the knot such as, the famous Mapperton Gardens or Forde Abbey. Alternatively, you can arrange a church service or blessing at St Mary’s Church, Beaminster.


Wedding Ceremonies & Wedding Receptions at Bridge House, Beaminster, Dorset


Wedding offer for 2017

Complimentary stay in our Bridal Suite

To make a booking or to speak to our Wedding planner:
T: + 44 (0) 1308 862200

South West Tourism Highly Commended Dorset Small Hotel of the Year Dorset Eating Out of the Year Taste of the West 2017 Gold AA 2 Rosette Open 4 Business recommended by Food and Drink Read the Good Hotel Guide review