Many couples hoping to wed will have been disappointed this year as thousands of plans have been put on hold due to Coronavirus. As lockdown lifts, event spaces, boutiques, caterers and wedding creatives are back and busy again as nuptial preparations retake shape and become a reality.
Clevedon is a unique location like no other in the South West for a wedding. From photography settings upon a grade I listed Pier, exclusive use of luxurious venues to bridal gowns from national recognised boutiques, Clevedon can cater to every bride’s wish and whim.
Take a look at our guide to get your wedding day prep started with an independent twist.
Location, Location, Location
Clevedon Hall held their first wedding since March of this year this week, and with great success. A stunning Victorian Mansion in the heart of Somerset and only a short distance from Bristol, Clevedon Hall is a splendid place for celebrations.
Clevedon Hall is the most ideal wedding reception venues near Bristol, created with impressive hospitality and lavish entertaining very much in mind, will excel with graceful ease. The stately interior, with its variety of spacious rooms and splendid decor is wonderful for winter weddings, as well as wining, dining and dancing late into the night.
During the summer the gardens, with their terraces, fountain, lawns, gazebo and lake offer a host of other wonderful opportunities for ceremonies, dramatic photography, al fresco feasting, fun, games and even fireworks, for that perfect day.
At Walton Castle, you’ll feel like royalty from the moment you arrive.
Imagine standing on the balcony of a 17th century castle, glass of champagne in your hand surrounded by stunning countryside and coastal views with the person you adore standing just a breath away from you. Weddings at Walton Castle are an entirely unique experience within Somerset.
Hire your very own castle, exclusively for you and those extra special people in your life. With 3 beautiful areas to choose from for your ceremony, the castle is picture perfect with a fabulous backdrop for those precious photos. At the castle there is no compulsory catering allowing you to design your own menus and eat what you want, when you want it! We have a licenced bar which can be tailored to your requirments. To complete the dream, there is an Indoor heated swimming pool to relax in and a hot tub to revive you after a soak in its warming water.
A stunning cliffside location is the ideal venue for your special wedding day.
Offering an impressive range of banqueting suites, Walton Park Hotel is suitable for small intimate family gatherings and large formal receptions, for up to 150 guests. The superb new garden gazebo with stunning sea views is now licensed for civil ceremonies which help make for a truly memorable occasion.
The award winning team of chefs together with caring and attentive staff combine to ensure the day is a truly memorable occasion. Licensed to hold civil ceremonies and the unique and friendly atmosphere, the Walton Park Hotel is the areas first choice wedding venue. The in-house Wedding Co-Ordinator is always available to help you organise your special day and with a choice of four poster honeymoon suites available complimentary for your first night together, completing the perfect package.
Make Clevedon Pier a part of your special day. The Porthole Room, a unique and intimate space for a wedding or blessing with a variety of seating options is available with stunning views across the Estuary. Private use of the viewing deck for drinks reception is available. Non-exclusive access to the Pier for promenading and photographs. Photography can also be arranged before or after nuptials.
For more information on weddings at Clevedon Pier or wedding photography, please visit their website.
Say “Yes” To The Dress
The White Collection is owned by two sisters Sarah and Laura, who are passionate about delivering the bridal experience you have always imagined.
The White Collection bridal boutique is situated on the exclusive Hill Road, a locally renowned shopping district of luxury boutiques and fabulous cafes and restaurants, located in the beautiful Somerset coastal town of Clevedon and only 100 yards from the seafront and historic Victorian pier.
The boutique offers a carefully selected range of stunning bridal gowns and accessories from some of the best names in bridal design. In its elegant and luxurious surroundings, all brides are treated to a friendly and personalised service with the emphasis firmly placed on creating a special and memorable shopping experience for the bride and her party.
Appointments are exclusive, which means you get the whole boutique to yourself.
Relax on the signature pink sofa and enjoy your ‘once in a lifetime’ moment of finding ‘The One’.
You are the number one priority and you are guaranteed that every bride who walks through our door will leave feeling incredible. The range of luxury gowns at The White Collection range from sizes 6 – 20 and prices start from £1200.
Don’t Forget The Flowers
Situated on Alexandra Road, Posies of Clevedon is a one stop shop of beauty with three business in one. Flowers, hair & beauty. From posies to bouquets to floral decorations, Posies add that personal touch with appointments available to discuss your perfect colour and style.
Beauty treatments are also available downstairs at Tranquillity, treatments include including wedding make-up, facials and massages to de-stress before or after the big day.
For more information, visit our Get Married directory section for details of event spaces available in Clevedon