Venues We Love

Our recommended wedding and party venues with outdoor space for glamping

Southlands Barn

West Chiltington, West Sussex

Part of the Southlands Farm estate - with it's rolling fields, beautiful lake and breathtaking views of South Downs National Park, it really is the perfect place to celebrate your special day. Southlands Farm is a working farm which means there is also plenty of wildlife roaming around so keep an eye out for pheasants, foxes, hawks, ducks, geese, many native birds and of cause our very own free range cows who wander in each evening for dinner.

Blacknest Golf and Country Club

Blacknest, Hampshire

Blacknest is set in the stunning Hampshire countryside near Farnham, surrounded by 100 acres of parkland and fields beyond. It offers a rural location for people wishing to get away. The estate has several lakes for fishing and some wonderful wildlife in this natural beauty spot.

It is the perfect location to have a birthday party, celebration, wedding, wake or conference. Their dedicated events team offers a bespoke service whether you are looking for a small gathering or big event, they will take you through the process to ensure you enjoy your day.

The Cherry Barn

Peasmarsh, East Sussex

A stunning 17th-century East Sussex oak framed barn venue available for weddings and events. The Cherry Barn is licensed for weddings but for those wanting a religious ceremony, the Norman church of St Peter and St Paul in Peasmarsh is only a short stroll away.


Their oak framed gazebo means we they also offer outdoor wedding ceremonies. For those looking to celebrate their union in our woodland or under an oak tree, a celebrant led blessing is the perfect solution! The Cherry Barn is also a gay friendly venue. 

Wickerwood Farm

Horam, East Sussex

Tucked away in a quiet little corner of East Sussex is a unique, tipi wedding venue with a difference.  Available for weekend hire and offering couples an exclusive slice of rural farmland with a wild woodland and large lake dotted with water lilies for un-licenced blessings.

The venue is available for those couples looking for somewhere special to create their own DIY wedding or alternatively we offer a personal planning and styling service if required.

Fiesta Fields

Various locations across Sussex and Surrey

Fiesta Fields is an outdoor wedding and events company, representing a portfolio of idyllic countryside venues across Surrey and Sussex.


You have full flexibility of your choice of suppliers to create a wedding or event that’s totally personal to you. Run by outdoor event experts, you will have the reassurance of knowing you have someone on the end of an email or phone to ask any questions you may have. They offer full or partial coordination, or land hire only if you would prefer to organise yourself. 

Brickwall House

Rye, East Sussex

Brickwall House in Northiam has a rich past of welcoming guests through its doors since it first opened in 1666. Now this historic house and its beautiful grounds are being offered as a venue for exclusive use weddings.

This venue is perfect if you are looking for a Marquee reception set in stunning gardens. With a wealth of charming period features, the manor house and its manicured gardens form a stunning backdrop to any wedding photography.

Horstedpond Farm

Uckfield, East Sussex

Horstedpond Farm has developed a fantastic reputation for being a stunning venue that offers something a bit different than the usual wedding venue. It has absolutely everything which you could possibly need, ranging from help with the preparation to providing posh loos. The team will make sure that you have one of the best days of your entire life.

This idyllic tree-enclosed Lucerne field is perfect for your Wedding, Special Celebration, Glamping and Festival style events. They also have a second site situated just outside Petworth with stunning countryside views. For more information and viewings, please contact Annabel on 07714 080262.

Balcombe Place

Balcombe, Haywards Heath, West Sussex

A shining example of a large country house set within stunning grounds, with far reaching views of the Sussex Downs. Balcombe Place is a property to be envied and desired and is here for your exclusive use.

Wadhurst Castle

Wadhurst, West Sussex

A hidden gem on the borders of the outstanding natural beauty of the Kent and Sussex countryside. A stunning venue that is exclusively yours on your special day. Wadhurst Castle is a beautiful country house with a warm and welcoming atmosphere and magnificent gardens. The perfect setting for weddings and any other unforgettable celebration from a party of 2 up to 150 people. Our flexible and tailored approach means that we host receptions with or without a ceremony or the ceremony alone.

Goodnestone House and Gardens

Goodnestone, Kent

This exquisite privately owned stately home has recently been restored to critical acclaim. A favourite place to stay for Jane Austen in the 19th century and the producer of Downton Abbey in the 21st. Available to hire for that special occasion.

The Venue

Woodmancote, near Henfield, West Sussex

If you're looking for a wedding or event venue in the heart of the West Sussex countryside, with beautiful scenery and exceptional wildlife, overlooking a stunning lake, look no further.

This gorgeous venue has everything you need - a vast amount of space, a copse, shepherds huts for those of who might prefer something more solid than a tent, a barn for functions, a kitchen/cooking station, toilet and shower facilities. 

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