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Find a gay friendly venue

to help you create your

perfect wedding.

East Midlands


Leicester’s Heritage Venues


Leicester’s finest collection of historic and stunning locations for your wedding ceremony and reception.


These wonderful venues have a range of rooms available for civil ceremonies and receptions with our in house team ready to ensure your wedding day is truly special, whether for 20 or 200 guests. 

All our venues provide outstanding settings for wedding photographs and are perfect for couples seeking a truly individual and romantic location for their special day. 


Each venue has an experienced team to help with the planning of your special day and will ensure you and your guests enjoy the occasion.

Worcester Warriors

Every bride and groom wants a perfect day to remember and at Sixways we are committed to ensuring you get the day you have always dreamed of, your way.

Set in the heart of the Worcestershire countryside, Sixways is a truly unique wedding venue offering attractively priced, flexible wedding packages to guarantee a happy and memorable day.

Petwood Hotel

A Timelessly Romantic Lincolnshire Wedding Venue


With a unique setting, excellent service and that special touch, the Petwood has built an outstanding reputation as one of the most delightful wedding venues Lincolnshire has to offer.


Couples rely on our experience, professionalism and friendly support to ensure a beautifully run event, while our colourful and historic grounds are guaranteed to wow your guests and produce memorable pictures for the wedding album.

Hargate Hall

Hargate Hall is not run as a hotel, it is a family owned and run property in the Peak District. When you book us as your Derbyshire Wedding Venue it will become your house for the weekend, where you can get married and then celebrate with your friends and family.


There are no ‘one size fits all’ wedding packages. We provide the wedding venue and accommodation and then with our help and advice on all the other ingredients of a memorable occasion - food and drink, music and dancing etc - you make your own dream a reality.

The Barns at Hunsbury Hill


Our venue is full of charm.  Situated on a hillside location overlooking the picturesque rolling countryside of South Northamptonshire, the Barns provide an idyllic setting for weddings, social and business events. Once a working farm, the site has been sympathetically renovated, retaining its beautiful exposed wooden beams, stonework and solid wooden flooring. The Barns are owned by a charity, Northamptonshire ACRE, that works with rural groups across the county, so when you book with us there is also the nice thought that you are putting something back into these communities and helping with worth while causes.

Kelmarsh Hall


A wonderful setting for a country wedding whatever the season, offering a romance and grace that will colour every aspect of your wedding day. The tranquil seclusion and exclusive use policy guarantees wedding parties the freedom to enjoy Kelmarsh Hall as if it was their own. Our experienced wedding team are here to support your plans and ensure your day runs smoothly.


Kelmarsh offers flexible wedding packages: from a simple ceremony and informal drinks reception, to a sumptuous wedding breakfast for up to 100 with an evening reception for 170. For more intimate ceremonies, our Orangery provides a light and inviting setting for a ceremony of up to 40 overlooking the countryside. Larger wedding parties can be accommodated in a luxury marquee on the South Lawn. 


The Great Northern Hotel

From the moment you contact us, our dedicated wedding team will be on hand to provide a personal service and work with you to create the style and ambience you wish for your special day.

On your wedding day the hotel is able to provide, exclusively for your use: a private hotel entrance, ample parking, the Ceremony room, Ballroom and Garden, as well as a breakfast room in the morning. If you’d like to book of all the bedrooms on the wedding night, then the upstairs area will be exclusively yours as well.

Ringwood Hall Hotel

At anytime of the year Ringwood Hall Hotel provides an ideal location for your wedding celebrations. Ideally located on the edge of the Peak District and a short drive from Sheffield and Nottingham, our beautiful venue offers everything.


The hotel is set in 6 acres of formal gardens surrounded by 29 acres of parkland, and our image gallery provides you with a flavour of the garden through the seasons and the wonderful backcloth it creates for photographic images for each of the seasons. You can view pictures of our fabulous grounds in all four glorious English seasons.

The West Mill

A Stunning Riverside Venue


The West Mill at Darley Abbey Mills has been transformed into an exclusive use wedding venue. This magnificent Grade 1 Listed Building offers a relaxed and individual setting for your special day.


This no corkage charge wedding venue is situated in a stunning riverside location along the River Derwent with views over the historic mill weir. Split over four floors, the building offers unique and separate spaces for your civil ceremony, wedding breakfast and reception areas for drinks and dancing for up to 160 guests.

Mercure Burton upon Trent, Newton Park Hotel


From our Grade II listed country house to our gorgeous landscaped gardens, the Burton upon Trent, Newton Park Hotel has everything needed to make your special day spectacular. Boasting many original features such as stunning stained glass windows and painted ceilings, you and your guests are sure to fall in love with the beautiful surroundings. Choose from our William Morris Suite catering for 50-120 guests, the Folly catering for 50-100 guests, or opt for a more intimate day in our Conservatory or Boardroom.


Begin the process by getting in touch with our Wedding Planner. They’ll give you a tour of the hotel and find out about the kind of day you have in mind, covering every aspect from drinks to décor, food to favours, and any special touches or themes you’d like featured. They’ll also suggest ideas if you can’t decide.

Kelham Hall

Your Day, Your Vision


Kelham Hall provides the ideal setting for your special day.  With a choice of magnificent state rooms, we tailor a package to suit your exact requirements and create a truly memorable day.


Whether you’re planning an intimate wedding with a handful of guests, or a spectacular celebration with hundreds, Kelham Hall has a beautiful setting especially for you.


Civil ceremonies are available in a choice of five licensed rooms and our beautiful summer house offers ‘open air’ ceremonies overlooking the riverside meadow. Religious ceremonies are also available at St. Wilfrid’s, a beautiful 12th century church, set within the grounds of the Hall.

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