Suffolk barn wedding venues have become more and more popular in recent years as young and excited couples are drawn by the romance of a rustic location. The shabby chic feel offered by huge oak timbers, huge vaulted ceilings and light and airy spaces set in the beautiful countryside all help to create the perfect wedding for family and friends alike.
Aside from the look and atmosphere a barn offers, there are plenty of other reasons to get married in a barn wedding venue in Suffolk. One of the biggest attractions is location, easily accessible by train and road, Suffolk is extremely convenient for guests who live in Cambridgeshire, Norfolk, Essex, Lincolnshire and London. Suffolk is also well served by Norwich airport (with its daily flights to Amsterdam) and Stansted, making it a fantastic location prior to your honeymoon. rhubarb candle
When it comes to weddings in the UK, one of the biggest fears is “will it rain?” Obviously nowhere in the UK is rain free but if you want to play it safe then look no further than the East of England. It has a much lower annual rainfall than the rest of the country, and 50% less than the West Country in particular, making barn wedding venues in Suffolk the obvious choice for a dry and happy wedding.
If you are looking for a wedding by the coast then Suffolk is a great choice with around 50 miles of coastline to explore whilst giving you the opportunity for stunning beach photo shoots that you’ll treasure for the rest of your lives. You can also relax with long walks along the beach with friends and family. Suffolk is filled with beautiful towns and villages both along the coast and inland making it perfect to explore, discover the stunning village of Lavenham and the historic town of Bury St. Edmunds with its ancient cathedral dating back to 1020.
Most barn wedding venues are a “blank canvas” for you to create your dream wedding. Each barn has its own individual character but what all barn wedding venues have in common is their relaxed and informal atmosphere. Whatever your style, you can personalise your day to create your dream wedding whether it’s a traditional barn feel complete with hay bale seating or a more upmarket look complete with chandeliers. The tranquil Suffolk countryside lends itself to any style of wedding enabling you to go traditional or modern and minimalist, ensuring you’re really in control of your special day with a Suffolk barn wedding venue.
A wedding in a Suffolk barn wouldn’t be complete without sampling the best of Suffolk produce at the wedding breakfast. With a fantastic reputation for fresh, high quality food, Suffolk offers top quality meats, fish, fresh oysters, fine chocolates, smoked meats, asparagus, wine, beers and ciders. So, whether it’s old, new or converted, a Suffolk wedding barn venue is a unique and romantic way to begin the rest of your lives.