Licensed wedding venues in Dorset

Wedding venues are one of the most important decisions you will make in your entire life. Your wedding is supposed to be a magical time to celebrate the love you have for your significant other. Below you will find the 85 approved wedding venues that has the most magical places to get married in Dorset.

Dorset has a varied landscape featuring broad elevated chalk downs and steep limestone ridges and low-lying clay valleys. Over half the county is designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and three-quarters of it's coastline is a World Heritage Site which is great if you're getting married.

Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens Bullers Way, Abbotsbury, Dorset, DT3 4LA 

Alexandra Hotel Pound Street, Lyme Regis, Dorset, DT7 3HZ

Athelhampton House Athelhampton, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 7LG

Banus 44 The Esplanade, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 8DH

Bennetts Water Gardens Putton Lane, Chickerell, Weymouth, DT3 4AF 

Birkin House Stinsford, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 8QD

Bridgehouse Hotel Prout Bridge, Beaminster, Dorset, DT8 3AY

Bulbury Woods Golf Club Lytchett Minster, Poole, Dorset, BH16 6HR

Captains Club Hotel Wick Ferry, Wick Lane, Christchurch, BH23 1HU 

Chaffeymoor Grange Chaffeymoor, Bourton, Dorset, SP8 5BY

Chantmarle Manor Frome St Quintin, Dorchester, DT2 0HD

Charlton Down Village Hall Sherren Avenue, Charlton Down, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 9UA

Chettle House Nr Blandford, Dorset, DT11 8DB

Christchurch Harbour Hotel And Spa 95 Mudeford, Mudeford, Christchurch, BH23 3NT                    

Culeaze Manor Wareham, Dorset, BH20 7NR

Dorchester Municipal Buildings High East Street, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1HF

Dudsbury Golf Club Christchurch Road, Ferndown, Dorset, BH22 8ST

Durlston Castle Lighthouse Road, Swanage, Dorset, BH19 2JL

Eastbury Hotel Long Street, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 3BY

Edmondsham House Edmondsham, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 5RE

Forde Abbey Chard, Somerset, TA20 4LU

George Albert Hotel Wardon Hill, Evershot, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 9PW

Gillingham Town Hall School Road, Gillingham, Dorset, SP8 4QR

Highcliffe Castle Rothesay Drive, Lymington Road, Highcliffe, Christchurch  Dorset, BH23 4LE

Higher Melcombe Manor Melcombe Bingham, DT2 7PB

Holton Lee East Holton, Holton Heath, Poole,Dorset, BH16 6JN

Honeybrook Farm And Country Park, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 4JD                                           

Hooke Court Hooke, Nr Beaminster, Dorset, DY8 3NX

Hotel Prince Regent 139 The Esplanade, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 7NR

Hotel Rembrandt 12-16 Dorchester Road, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 7JU

King George V Pavilion Peter Grant Way, Ferndown, BH22 9EN

Kings Arms Hotel 30 High Street, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1HF

Kingston Country Courtyard Kingston, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 5LR

Kingston Maurward Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 8PY

Lower Stockbridge Farm Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 6EP

Lulworth Castle And Courtyard East Lulworth, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 5QS

Mapperton House Gardens Beaminster, Dorset, DT8 3NR

Marine Parade Shelters Marine Parade, Lyme Regis, Dorset, DT7 3BS

Milton Abbey School Milton Abbas, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 OBZ

Minterne House Minterne Magna, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2  7AU

Monkey World Ape Rescue Centre Longthorns, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 6HH

Moonfleet Manor Hotel Fleet Road, Weymouth, Dorset, DT3 4ED

Mortons House Hotel East Street, Corfe Castle, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 5EE

Mountfield Rax Lane, Bridport, DT6 3JP

Parley Manor Parley Green Lane, Parley, Christchurch, BH23 6BB

Pennsylvania Castle Pennsylvania Road, Portland, Dorset, DT5 1HZ

Plush Manor Plush, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 7RJ 

Portland Castle Castletown, Portland, Dorset, DT5 1AZ

Purbeck House Hotel 91 High Street, Swanage, Dorset, BH19 2LZ

Shaftesbury Town Council The Town Hall, High Street, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 8JE

Sherborne Castle New Road, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 5N

Sherborne Town Council Chamber The Manor House. Newland, Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 3JL

St Leonards Hotel 185 Ringwood Road, St Leonards, Ringwood, Dorset, BH24 2NP

Sturminster Newton Town Council Council Offices, Old Market Hill, Sturminster Newton, DT10 1FH

Summer Lodge Hotel 9 Fore Street, Evershot, Dorset, DT2 0JR 

Swanage Town Council Chamber Town Hall, High Street. Swanage, Dorset, BH19 2NZ

The Albion Inn Station Road, Verwood, Dorset, BH31 7LB

The Boat That Rocks Portland Marina, Osprey Quay, Portland, Dorset, DT5 1DX

The Bridge House City Lodge, 2 Ringwood Road, Longham, Ferndown, Dorset, BH22 9AN 

The Bull Hotel 34 East Street, Bridport, DT6 3LF

The Coach House Norden, Salisbury Road, Blandford Foru, Dorset, DT11 7LN

The Coppleridge Inn Motcombe, Shaftesbury, SP7 9HW

The Council Chamber Civic Offices, Bridge Street, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 1AZ

The Council Chamber County Hall, Colliton Park, Dorchester, DT1 1XJ

The Cove House Inn 91 Chiswell, Portland, Dorset, DT5 1AW

The Crown Hotel West Street, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 7AJ

The Grange At Oborne Sherborne, Dorset, DT9 4LA

The Greenhill Room 45 Dorchester Road, Weymouth, DT4 7JT

The Guildhall Bridge Street, Lyme Regis, Dorset, DT7 3QA 

The Kings Hotel 18 Castle Street, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 1DT

The Langton Arms Tarrant Monkton, Blandford, Dorset, DT11 8RX

The Magdalen Project Magdalen Farm, Winsham, TA20 4PA

The MartinsSt Martins Annexe, Queens Street, Gillingham, SP8 4DZ

The Philip Green Memorial School Boveridge House, Cranborne, Wimborne,Dorset, BH21 5RU

The Riviera Hotel Bowleze Cove, Weymouth, Dorset, DT3 6PR 

The Royal Chase Hotel Salisbury Road, Shaftesbury, SP7 8DB

The Silent Woman Inn Coldharbour, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 7PA

The Springhead Trust Mill Street, Fontmell Magna, Shaftesbury, SP7 0NU

The Venue Hotel Maritime House, Southwell Park, Portland, Dorset, DT5 2NA

The Victorian Barn Dairy House Farm, Woolland, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 0EY 

Wareham Town Council Town Hall, East Street, Wareham, Dorset, BH20 4NS

Wellworthy Sports And Social Club, Dumbarton Road, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 9BY

West Axnoller Farm Beaminster, Dorset, DT8 3SH

West Court County  Hall, Colliton Park, Dorchester, DT1 1XJ

Wimborne Minster Town CouncilTown Hall, 37 West Borough, Wimborne Minster, Dorset, BH21 1LT