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WEDDING VENUES IN & AROUND PETERBOROUGH

All of the opinions and ratings are purely non-scientific, subjective judgements based on my observations when working at these venues. If I revisit these venues and experiences differ then I'll update the reviews accordingly. Paid adverts are highlighted at the top of the page and are worded by the venues themselves.

The reviews do not take into account costs - as I'm not aware of those - or, in most cases, food quality - as I rarely have the pleasure of sampling the wedding breakfast !

Nestled alongside Gunwade Lake, Lakeside Kitchen & Bar within Ferry Meadows Park offers a number of truly spectacular spaces which can create a magical and unique setting for your event. Though you’ll feel a million miles from the hustle of the city, this unique venue is located less than five miles from the centre of Peterborough and easily accessible by road.

Lakeside Kitchen & Bar is ideal for all kinds of events, both corporate and private, and is a favourite for weddings. Our newly refurbished venue can offer all the flexibility you could need, with each room offering terrific views of the lake. Every event, every budget, every occasion is different. We will work with you to tailor every aspect of your event so you have every detail just the way you want it.

 

 

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Orton Hall Hotel Peterborough

A very popular venue, Orton Hall Hotel is off the A605 Oundle Road opposite the Nene Park entrance to Orton Mere. Civil wedding services are held in the superb conservatory at the rear of the hotel. The room offers fantastic lighting and is always immaculately decorated for the big day and with spectacular grounds providing the perfect setting for post service relaxation and drinks, there really is little or nothing to fault this venue !

Photography - easily the best venue photographically in Peterborough with the well-lit conservatory, large patio area, spacious grassland and woods which are carpetted in snowdrops and bluebells if you time it right. Indoors or outdoors, sun or rain, a great photographic shoot is gauranteed !

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Barnsdale Hall Hotel

Barnsdale Hall Hotel sits in extensive grounds overlooking Rutland Water between Stamford and Oakham. Both the ceremony and reception rooms (all of my weddings have been at the Edith Weston Suite) are spacious and exquisitely prepared, with the food on both occasions being top class. The icing on the cake is without a doubt the Barnsdale Hall staff who combine impeccable professional discipline with a relaxed, friendly manner, making the entire occasion as enjoyable as you dared to dream of. Easy access, ample secure parking, an excellent venue !

Photography - plenty of outside options, albeit the most popular spot frustratingly has the sun behind it ! Bar area is a little cozy but the reception room is bright and spacious.

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - The Bell Stilton

The Bell at Stilton, just off the A1 south of Peterborough, deserves to be on every couples shortlist. Historic charm by the roomful, a variety of outdoor options and some of the best staff you'll find anywhere. At its best with small to medium sized weddings but can go pretty large if you do need the numbers.

Photography - if you get outside then this venue is a real winner with a great courtyard for informals, a neat lawned area for formals and a unique balcony that you can have real fun with. If you get trapped indoors then it's cozy and lighting is borderline at best so hope for good weather if you want the best photographic return !

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Poachers Boston

Situated on the busy A52 just west of Boston, the Poachers is a new venue on the scene that looks very unassuming from the front but which packs a real punch once you enter. Despite being a compact venue, it crams in every component needed for a great day and every element is delivered with class and quality. Definitely better suited to the smaller wedding but a real hidden gem, particularly if you are to the north of Peterborough.

Photography - the compact nature of the inside severely limits indoor photographic options but the artificial turfed outdoors gaurantees a summer setting all year round if you can get outside. You can also wander around the corner to find a little open-field isolation !

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Holiday Inn Peterborough

The Holiday Inn, formerly Peterborough Moat House, is based at Thorpe Wood, just along from Thorpe Wood Golf Course. If catering for big numbers is your challenge then the Holiday Inn can certainly do large - and more. The ceremony room and reception rooms are always turned out with meticulous attention to detail and feedback on the food and service has always been positive. The venue has undergone a significant cosmetic upgrade in 2013 so I look forward to seeing the new look hotel next time I am working there !

Photography - has traditionally been a very tough venue to work at but I'm hoping the recent changes may change all that !

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Town Hall Peterborough

The Town Hall in Bridge Street, Peterborough certainly offers it's own unique brand of hospitality. Wedding services are carried out in the main council chamber which offers a pleasingly surreal atmosphere and the upstairs reception room is a spectacular venue with all the olde-worlde trimmings you'd expect from a room dating back to the 1930s. Not a huge venue, it is in the city centre (albeit you enter from the quieter rear entrance !) and car parking can be a problem on a Saturday afternoon but the period decor, marble staircase, etc makes the Town Hall an interesting option, particularly for the smaller wedding reception.

Photography - not ideal - indoors only unless you walk to the Cathedral grounds or Bishops Gardens !

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Marriott Hotel Peterborough

The Marriott Hotel is situated off the old A605 Oundle Road, opposite the main entrance to the East of England Showground. Offering two suites, the Emperor and the Henry Royce - the latter scores the higher marks being spacious and linked to the impressive patio area. Outside, the patio/lawns/ lake area are first class for warm summer evenings. As you'd expect, attentive and professional staff add the icing to the cake for what is a top "big wedding" venue.

Photography - Henry Royce suite is well lit, the Emperor isn't, so a big difference between the two. Outside is very good and would have been perfect if the lake wasn't frustratingly backing into the sun !

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Normanton Church

Normanton Church, sitting picturesquely on the shore of Rutland Water, looks like a church but hasn't been a church since 1970 ..... its now a civil venue so arguably giving you the best of both worlds ! Everything about the venue is quirky, both inside and out, but no guest attending your wedding will ever forget the location so if you are looking for something a little different then check this one out !

Photography - the unique location offers up photographic opportunities you won't find anywhere else. The limited space on the path around the church makes this a better bet for smaller shots than larger group shots but plenty of other options nearby so little to fault the venue.

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Bull Hotel Peterborough

The Bull Hotel is situated on Westgate in Peterborough city centre. Despite its city centre location, the Bull offers easy and ample secure parking and a lot more space inside than might be apparant when you view its Westgate frontage. Various rooms will handle receptions of all shapes and sizes and the combination of period decor, eye-catching preparation and a very professional support team will guarantee you a top draw experience.

Photography - very limited indoor options and no outside options at all so best bet is to shoot elsewhere beforehand or travel to the Cathedral grounds or Bishops Road gardens.

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Hambleton Hall Hotel

Hambleton Hall is spectacularly sited on a peninsular of land stretching out onto Rutland Water, off the A606 just short of Oakham. The location is idyllic, peaceful, secluded and oozes class and quality throughout. All rooms are prepared perfectly for your big day and are very well attended by top notch hotel staff. Hambleton is definitely a small wedding to medium wedding venue and you need to get outside for maximum return but if the wedding fits and the sun shines, you won't find a better venue anywhere ..... and I mean anywhere !

Photography - indoors is dark and cozy so getting outdoors is a must at Hambleton but, for photos, the gardens are simply the best location you will find within an hour's drive of the city - simply stunning !

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Rectory Farm

A well known and well respected wedding reception venue in Cambridge but little known nearer to Peterborough and it deserves to be known about ! A country house venue set in acres of well manicured gardens and providing a beautiful marquee'd setting for your wedding breakfast and reception. The staff combine professionalism with the personal touch perfectly and quite simply offer an "A" list venue ..... don't be afraid to travel and check it out !

Photography - really can not fault this one as a photographic venue. Plenty of light and space inside and out and you are spoilt for choice when it comes to backdrops and settings !

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Haycock Hotel Wansford

One of the area's longest established wedding venues, the Haycock Hotel is sited in Wansford, just off the busy A1 between Peterborough and Stamford. The hotel offers a range of service/reception rooms that will cater for some seriously large numbers if required. You'll often find more than one wedding being hosted at the same time but the Haycock is one of the few venues that can pull this off without impacting on your day. Once again, you really do need to get outside to get the best out of the venue but if the sun shines, the Haycock is still up there challenging the best in the area.

Photography - really need to get outside where you have everything from patios, lawned areas, formal gardens to riverside walks. Worth making an effort to seek out the best spots if you want the best results !

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Oundle School

A true "big wedding" venue, the Great Hall can take on the largest of weddings without ever feeling cramped and, at all times, the grandiose "Hogwarts" style surroundings will make an impressive backdrop. The outside lawned area is unspectacular but spacious and, all in all, the venue provides a spacious canvas on which you can craft your own special day with your own decoration, catering, etc.

Photography - the inside is well lit and spacious but the grounds are rather stark and featureless. However, many couples have succeeded in gaining access to other school buildings nearby which provide some wonderful settings so don't be afraid to ask for options when booking.

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Barnsdale Lodge Hotel

Barnsdale Lodge Hotel is situated just off the A606 just short of Oakham. The Hotel offers ample car-parking and a superb outside courtyard, enhanced with flower beds and well tended hanging baskets. Relaxing with drinks in the sun-drenched courtyard make this a potentially cracking option and the introduction of a draped "marquee style" banqueting and reception room now places the venue up on the A-list for local wedding options.

Photography - plenty of outdoor options from courtyard to manicured lawns to open coutryside and meadows. The banqueting suite supports photography well in daylight but slips to very subdued lighting after that so get the bulk of your photos completed before the light goes !

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Menzies Hotel Cambridge

The hotel is situated at Bar Hill, just off the A14 between Huntingdon and Cambridge, approximately 30 minutes drive from Peterborough providing the busy A14 is moving well ! Very experienced in catering for up to 180 people at the service and/or reception. The reception room was very spacious and light with pleasant views over the adjacent golf course. The immaculate presentation aside, the hotel scored bonus marks for offering a small but very nice lawned area immediately outside the reception room and bar for drinks and photographs - spot on for a relaxed, sunny summer wedding !

Photography - plenty of room, plenty of light and decent outdoor options too !

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - East of England Showground

The Peterborough Suite is the large "Scandinavian style" building right at the heart of the East of England Showground. The Suite is able to cater for very large wedding receptions, seating up to 300 people in the very spacious main room. Adjacent to the reception room is a small bar area and, all in all, the venue offers the more traditional feel of a venue dedicated 100% to your special day. Nothing too attractive on offer for photographs but for the drink/eat/dance element of your wedding, it delivers a well turned out and very easy to access option.

Photography - indoors is okay while the natural light pours in but very dim once it goes. Outdoors - well there really isn't an outdoors so best shoot elsewhere if you can !

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Baskervilles Hotel Baston

Based just off the A15 between Market Deeping and Bourne, the Baskervilles Hotel offers a little known option for those prepared to take a little drive from Peterborough. Inside, the Hotel offers a very traditional reception feel with a single large room with its own bar and doors opening onto the patio and lawned area. Tables and decorations were simple but well presented and the attending staff were very friendly. Worth checking out as an option for the smaller wedding party.

Photography - neat and tidy little outdoor patio/garden area can make this a decent photo venue so long as you can get outside and use it !

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The City Club is situated at the city centre end of Priestgate and offers its upstairs suite as a venue room for wedding receptions, catering for between 80 and 120 guests. I've only shot one reception here and I may have caught it on a bad day because it was untidy, and - with no air conditioning - uncomfortably hot too. There are some definite plus points, namely the professional and attentive staff and also the photogenic internal staircase but, based on my one experience, it was definitely in need of quite a few "finishing touches" to make the grade as a serious wedding reception option.

Photography - aside from the staircase, very little to aid photography indoors and no outside options other than to walk to Cathedral Square (can be fun !) or into the Cathedral grounds.

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Cresset Bretton

Situated adjacent to the Bretton Centre, about ten minutes north west of central Peterborough, the Cresset is licensed to accomodate civil ceremonies as well as hosting receptions in one of two spacious function rooms. In its favour, the Cresset has made real efforts to establish itself as an all round wedding venue and the staff are enthusiastic and friendly and both the service and reception rooms were immaculately presented. The big down side is that, despite their efforts, the Cresset is still an ugly, characterless building in a bleak and dour location with no outdoor options and that doesn't lend itself to a relaxed wedding reception.

Photography - roomy and reasonably lit inside and there is a very small garden hidden out front but nothing too helpful for photos.

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Elton Furze Golf Club

Elton Furze golf club is situated mid-way between Peterborough and Elton, just off the old A605 Oundle Road. On my one experience of Elton Furze to date, the reception room was as immaculately presented as any I have seen anywhere - very impressive. The wedding staff were also totally tuned in and evidently eager to impress. Sadly, there was no outdoor options and our one venture out was met with a request from a golfing official to "keep it quiet" which seemed totally disrespectful for a wedding celebration. Could be good but they need to realise that a wedding reception is a vibrant celebration and shouldn't be hidden away to please the local golfers !

Photography - needs an accomodating outside option and didn't have one last time I was there !

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Parkway Social Club

The Parkway Social Club was formerly known as the Railway Club and is situated off Maskew Avenue, just short of PC World. No surprises with the Parkway - it's a very traditional "old-skool" social club setting but that means plenty of space, a decent bar, a very large dance-floor and a nice stage for your DJ or band. Add to that, the ease of access, ample on-site car parking space and the friendly staff and the venue certainly has plenty in its favour. Hardly the most atmospheric of venues and certainly a tough challenge to decorate but, if there's enough of you, there's certainly plenty of scope for creating a good old-fashioned wedding reception knees-up !!!

Photography - decent space and light indoors but its purely an indoor setting so shoot your formal photos elsewhere !

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - George Hotel Stamford

Situated in the heart of Stamford town, the George Hotel offers up a classic, character filled setting for civil services and receptions. Being a period building, the rooms are relatively cosy and more suitable for smaller weddings but, if the weather is in your favour, the outside grounds more than make up for that. The immaculately presented lawned area is simply idyllic for post-service drinks and early evening relaxation. The reception rooms are usually separate from the main hotel and service venue but that does provide you with some space to let the hair down. Wonderful staff as you would expect and an all round quality venue.

Photography - another venue where you have to get outside - the gardens are a must for a decent photo shoot.

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Wheatsheaf Benefield

Situated just outside of Oundle, on the road to Corby, the four star Benefield Wheatsheaf nestles in a quiet village with nice rear garden views over the Northamptonshire countryside. On the outside, the venue offers a nice relaxed setting with plenty of rear lawn space even if there is little by way of a purpose built wedding backdrop. The indoor reception room was clearly only capable of handling smaller receptions but the lawned area now has an excellent marquee for larger weddings. A lively team of smart hosts look after your every need and plenty of car parking space too.

Photography - well lit interiors and space outside too so the venue offers plenty of options.

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At first site, a modern hotel offering little by way of character and charm but the venue comes into its own as you move through to the rear where it has the perfect riverside setting for your wedding and can certainly handle big numbers if needed.

Photography - big bright indoors and lovely lawned and patio area outside by the river offers just about all you need to cover your wedding photography requirements.

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Fawsley Hall Daventry

Well off the beaten track but if you are seeking the ultimate dream venue for your big day then an hour's drive to the other side of Northampton is well worth it for this treasure. Everything about Fawsley Hall is out of the top draw. The location really is off the cutest of beaten tracks, the rooms are huge and full of character, the outdoor setting is fantastic and varied and the staff provide the very best care and attention throughout. Hugely popular around the Northampton and Daventry area and rightly so, but Fawsley Hall really is good enough to be on the map for any Peterborough couple who need to have perfection !

Photography - great interior settings and all sorts of options outside - top draw photographic venue !

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Hinchingbrooke House

Despite being in close proximety to a main road and a major hospital, the Tudor walled gardens of Hinchingbrooke House provide a quiet oasis of peace and tranquility close to Huntingdon town centre. All rooms are very spacious and the "Hogwarts-esque" decor and ambience is exactly what you might expect from a building that can be traced back to the 13th century. Outside, the grounds are very spacious and there is also a particularly nice raised patio area that is wonderful for post-service drinks on a warm day. Plenty of parking spaces, pleasant and attentive staff and, all in all, a venue worthy of your consideration.

Photography - service room is very dark but no problems elsewhere. The library reception room is great for photos and plenty of outdoor options.

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - White Hart Ufford

Ufford is situated well off the beaten track mid-way between Peterborough and Stamford and The White Hart has a well earned reputation for quality dining. As a wedding venue, it offers a quiet location for a small wedding party but the cosy and fragmented layout would not lend itself to anything larger. The outside gardens are again fragmented and steeply tiered, making them less than ideal for young inquisitive kids and/or those less mobile. The sharing of locations with regular diners also did little to enhance the special day. A quality venue with great staff and food but not convinced that it has the necessary key componants for a top wedding venue.

Photography - definitely need to get outside for a decent photographic return - can deliver on a good day !

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Wisbech Castle

Anything but a true castle - albeit a castle once stood on the site - this regency villa dates back to 1816 and sits in a quiet crescent only yards away from central Wisbech. Able to cater for wedding services for up to 34 people in the Fendick Room but its ace card comes in the form of superb gardens hidden away at the rear of the building where there are well tended borders, manicured lawn, hidden benches and even a wonderful balcony. If you are east of Peterborough and have limited numbers then this is definitely a venue worth looking at.

Photography - nothing special indoors so its a must get outside venue but there it does deliver in style, front and back !

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Whitwell Hotel

The Whitwell Hotel and Conference Centre is situated in the village of Whitwell on the A606 between the A1 and Oakham. A relatively unknown venue that really deserves to be on the radar for Peterborough weddings. The hotel is separate to the very cute service venue which in turn is separate to the reception room but all have a certain charm and it's all there - plus a very nice and expansive set of grounds for photographs and for your wedding party to lose itself in ! Having nice weather will undoubtedly help you get the most out of the venue but if you are looking for something with a little character then keep this one in mind !

Photography - a cute location that offers plenty of options indoor and out !

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Normanton Park Hotel

The Normanton Park Hotel is situated on the southern edge of Rutland Water, a short distance off the A606 between the A1 and Oakham. Definitely not your standard wedding venue in appearance, looking more like a Spanish villa with it's single storey buildings and imposing clock tower but it does offer all you could need with plenty of space inside and even more space outside with a patio and lawned area. The real bonus, however, is that you can stroll out of the grounds straight onto the shore of Rutland Water.

Photography - the grounds make this venue a winner photographically and you can even stroll along to Normanton Church for a classic photo-shoot location overlooking Rutland Water !

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Sited near the village of Rushton, just north of Kettering, this is a spectacular venue that can cater for very large weddings. Huge space indoors and huge space outdoors with beautiful lawned courtyard and a stunning lakeside setting just a short walk from the venue. Despite the size of Rushton Hall, it was great to see it dedicated 100% to the wedding on my visit in 2014.

Photography - top marks all round and nothing to stop you getting the very best from your wedding shoot !

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Sibson Inn

The Sibson Inn is perched precariously on the side of the busy northbound A1 just below Wansford but don't let that put you off ! Weddings are held in a separate building just up from the Inn which offers a couple of service room options but - best of all - an adjoining marquee entered directly from within the building. The marquee can hold up to 120 guests and offers a decent sized dancefloor. Plus marks for great service from welcoming hosts and top quality food with the only serious negative being the rather nondescript gravel patio area and barren grassed area.

Photography - decent indoor lighting, especially in the marquee but loses marks for the underwhelming outdoor options which offer little to aid wedding day photographs.

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Oundle's historic Talbot Hotel offers a number of options for your wedding day and are happy to sit down and agree the best fit with your wedding plans. The venue oozes character and olde world charm and although you'll have to pass through plenty of "locals" on your way to the reception area after the service, the reception location itself is all yours and completely in keeping with the Talbot's classy setting.

Photography - service rooms are cosy and not particularly well lit, as you tend to find with period locations, but the reception area is very nice with excellent grounds to use for all your photographic needs.

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Doubletree Hilton Cambridge

The stark frontage to the hotel, situated close to central Cambridge, offers few clues to its majestic placement on the banks of the River Cam. As you might expect, the interior is spacious and luxurious and the river fronting rear gardens create the classic Cambridge vista of punts cruising along the Cam on a sunny summer's day ! The only downside would be that the busy nature of the hotel, inside and out, leaves wedding and hotel guests in very close proximety at all times so not one for those who want the rest of the world to stand aside for their big day !

Photography - plenty of indoor space and natural lighting during daylight hours and the outside offers many options but get yourself punted up and down the river for the best photos !

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Longthorpe Memorial Hall

Based around the back of the Post Office in Longthorpe village, the Memorial Hall had a major rebuild in 2008 and now presents a neat and quite spacious option for those looking to go down the DIY route. Tables and chairs can be included in the hire and you'll need to sort your own catering and bar arrangements but if you avoid overloading the venue then it can offer a very tidy and low cost reception option for the smaller/medium sized wedding.

Photography - space will be limited for larger weddings but the light is okay. No real outside option other than walking offsite to a recreation area so best to shoot your formals at your service venue.

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Based in the beautiful village of Nassington, the Queens Head is a relatively recent addition to the list of local licensed wedding venues. The rear of the venue has a lovely lawned and patio area overlooking a backwater of the River Nene and is simply perfect for a sunny summer wedding reception.

Photography - another "must get outside" venue. The inside is very cozy indeed and you really need to take advantage of the outdoor options to get the best out of the venue. If you can get outside, its a gem .... if you are stuck indoors, options are very limited.

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Farmers Yaxley

Relatively new on the local wedding scene, The farmers is based on Broadway in Yaxley and offers a first floor reception venue with seating for up to 75 guests and comes with a neat little first floor balcony for the warmer evenings. The service and attention to detail is always top draw and the food regularly receives glowing reviews but the outdoor options are limited and the dancefloor is exceptionally small for evening partying !

Photography - very cozy upstairs but enough light to work with - outside is limited to a small decking and grass area but the backdrops are untidy at best so get your more formal photographs done at the service venue if possible.

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Greetham Valley Hotel

Turn off the A1 about seven miles north of Stamford and you'll see signs to Greetham Valley Hotel which has a civil license and can host up to 220 guests in the spacious Rutland Suite. Indoors the venue ticks most boxes if you are in the big suite and the food/service is always spot on but the venue is let down by the outdoor options which amount to a very narrow first floor balcony and a stark and sloping grassed area below the balcony.

Photography - no problems indoors but a struggle outdoors. A golf buggy ride to the lakes provides a great location for bride/groom shots but you are limited to an exposed, sloping grassed area for the remainder - and the native golfers tend to get hostile if you dare to leave your enclosure in search of a better location !

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Whaplode Manor Saracens Head

Whaplode Manor is just north of Holbeach, just off the A17 and is a real gem worth checking out ! The wedding venue is based in converted 19th century barns that have been developed with great character to provide a very atmospheric setting for small/medium weddings. Outdoors you have a large patio area and a magnificent formal water garden with many routes to explore and even more plants to admire - the perfect setting for a long warm summer's evening !

Photography - service venue is very dark but just about survivable (and I mean just about !) but the outdoor patio/gardens more than make up and are amongst the best I have seen anywhere in the UK for photos !

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Highgate House Creaton

Highgate House is situated in Creaton, just off the A5199 north of Northampton. A bizarre mix of modern conference centre and (very) historic and stunning 17th century manor house - weddings being hosted in the latter. The service room and reception rooms are both stunning and the gardens outside are perfect for kicking back with post wedding drinks. If you can forgive the sprawling layout and the profusion of corporate types moving between conference rooms then this is an unusual but character-full location worth checking out.

Photography - provides plenty of country house style photo opportunities, a well lit service room and although the reception rooms are dark, there is more than enough to compensate !

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Wyboston Lakes

The Lakes hotel complex is situated and signposted at Wyboston, just off the A1 south of St Neots. The complex is sprawling and huge and offers three distinctly separate wedding venues so you may find other weddings in the near vicinty. Plenty of space indoors and out so little to find fault with other than it just feels a little too much like a business park with so many buildings on site ! Plenty of building work being completed in 2010 so maybe this is a venue that will continue to develop and improve.

Photography - everything is in place for a decent shoot with spacious interiors and neat exterior (Willow Centre). If you attempt to drive across the site to the lakes then you are likely to bump into another wedding so best to stay put !

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Peterborough Weddings .Net - Belton Woods Hotel Grantham

Belton Woods is situated just north of Grantham on the A607 and offers both service and reception options. The upstairs reception suite is spacious and very well lit by natural light so perfect for dining and for evening celebrations. The food is very highly regarded and the service is of a very high standard. Outside there is a patio area and an area of grassland for wedding party use but, sadly, as with most golf venues the more picturesque areas are reserved for golfers only !

Photography - top draw inside venue with plenty of good light and the outside is okay even if it is frustrating that you can't use the more pleasing backdrops. A small stroll from the hotel front takes you into woodland so there are options if you are prepared to seek them out.

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