10 top wedding venues in Plymouth 2022 chosen by a wedding photographer

Photographing weddings in Devon means I get to travel to some gorgeous wedding venues all around the South West. Close to Plymouth you have a choice of countryside, coastal and moorland wedding venues. I offer relaxed, natural wedding photography in Plymouth and across Devon. I’ve had a look back at some of my favourite weddings. Here’s my pick of 10 top wedding venues near Plymouth and across the South Hams.

Top 10 wedding venues in Plymouth & South Hams for 2022

  1. Shilstone House
  2. Boringdon Hall
  3. Kingston Estate
  4. Holne Park House
  5. Duke of Cornwall Hotel
  6. The Green, Cornwall
  7. Horn of Plenty
  8. Trevenna Barns
  9. New Barton Barns
  10. East Soar Farm

1. Shilstone House

Shilstone is a Georgian manor house providing an exclusive wedding venue near Ivybridge, just 13 miles from Plymouth. It offers indoor and outdoor ceremony options and the marquee looks stunning set up for your wedding reception. The gardens offer pretty spots for your relaxed couple photos and the team will help you to plan your perfect wedding. If you’re looking for a South Hams wedding venue, then this could be for you.

Check out this gorgeous Shilstone House wedding on the the blog!

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2. Boringdon Hall

Boringdon Hall is a 16th Century country manor that provides a grand, historic setting for your wedding. They offer indoor and outdoor ceremonies and accommodation is available on site for your guests. There’s a spa too if you fancy some pre-wedding pampering!

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3. Kingston Estate

At Kingston Estate, the whole place can be yours for your wedding. Family and friends can stay for a long weekend and you have access the day before to set up your wedding, helped by a dedicated team. Kingston Estate prides itself on being one of South Devon’s most unique and exclusive wedding venues. The grounds are stunning, there is a light and airy room for your wedding breakfast and the undercrofts for your evening entertainment.

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4. Holne Park House

Set in the River Dart Country Park just off the A38, Holne Park House is a gorgeous country house wedding venue. It’s inter-connecting rooms give you flexibility and the friendly wedding team will help you to plan your ideal wedding. The newly painted Ballroom hosts the wedding breakfast and there are four further rooms for guests to mingle and chat. The grounds provide different backdrops for your couple photos too, including the River Dart. If you’re looking for a Dartmoor wedding venue then take a look.

See some more photos from a Holne Park wedding here!

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Holne Park House Wedding

5. Duke of Cornwall Hotel

The Duke of Cornwall Hotel is a grand Victorian building in Plymouth city centre. They offer a range of packages as a guide and can also create something more bespoke. It’s a short walk to Plymouth Hoe giving you more photo opportunities. With 72 rooms, there’s plenty of space for your guests to stay overnight.

6. The Green, Cornwall

20 miles across the border into Cornwall, you’ll find The Green. You can hire this venue exclusively for a weekend or mid-week wedding. There are indoor and outdoor ceremony options and the team are on hand to help your day run smoothly. Wander the grounds for some pretty couple photos.

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7. Horn of Plenty

Just 15 miles from Plymouth, the Horn of Plenty is an independently owned, country house hotel. They offer a choice of 4 rooms that are licensed for civil ceremonies. It the weather is on your side, you can opt for an outdoor ceremony with stunning views of the Tamar Valley.

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8. Trevenna Barns

If you fancy hopping over the border into Cornwall, Trevenna Barns is less than 30 miles from Plymouth. Up to 40 of your guests can stay on this barn complex. You can choose an indoor or outdoor ceremony and the gorgeous marquee hosts your wedding reception. They’ll even take care of the catering too!

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9. Two Bridges Hotel

Two Bridges Hotel sits on the riverbank on Dartmoor. Its traditional interior is a cosy place for your guests to mingle and the reception room can seat up to 130 guests. They offer indoor and outdoor ceremony options.

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10. East Soar Farm

East Soar Farm is situated in the South Hams on the headland above Salcombe. It offers a blank canvas if you’re looking for a rustic, DIY wedding venue. There’s an on site caterers’ kitchen so you can bring in tour own choice of catering company. The stunning countryside provides the perfect backdrop for those relaxed, couple photos.

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I hope you’ve enjoyed my selection of top wedding venues in Plymouth and the South Hams.

If you’re looking for a Plymouth wedding photographer get in touch today!