Top Alternative Wedding Venues in Bristol 2024

As a wedding photographer based near Bristol, I photograph a lot of weddings in and around the city . If you're a couple in search of a wedding venue with an artistic vibe and a touch of quirkiness then keep reading :) Here are my favourite alternative wedding venues inspired by art , light , historic charm and uniqueness.

Arnos Vale Cemetery


Historic Charm & Woodland outdoor wedding venue in Bristol

I absolutely love to photograph at Arnos Vale Cemetery in Bristol , I am inspired by its architecture and outdoor vibe . You dont have to walk around for long to find beautiful spots for your couple portraits . Also if the weather is rainy which happens a lot in The UK you need plan B . At The Arnos Vale you have two buildings to choose for your ceremony , wedding breakfast and dancing . The Wedding team is super friendly and helpful . Something that so important to consider , to make sure your wedding day goes smoothly . Please check the link with a Wedding at Arnos Vale , where you also find list of incredible wedding vendors who worked at the venue to make your wedding planning just a bit easier ;)

Arnos Vale Cemetery Address : Bath Rd, Arno's Vale, Bristol BS4 3EW , Arnos Vale Cemetery website

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The Mount Without


The Mount Without: Bristol's best Alternative Wedding Venue

If you are Looking for a wedding venue in Bristol that's anything but ordinary? Consider The Mount Without. Situated right in the City Centre just 12 minutes walk from Watershed in Bristol. Nearest long stay Car Park is the NCP on Trenchard street . You can check address & price here It is only 3 min walk from level 8.

At The Mount Without you have the freedom to customize every detail, from décor to catering, ensuring your day is uniquely yours. You will have a wedding coordinator to help you with some planning before your wedding and on your big day . There are a few spaces to celebrate your day : The Main Hall for ceremony and other areas for wedding breakfast and dancing .

The Mount Without website

The Forge



The Forge is a unique wedding venue for small intimate weddings . For couples that love rustic , industrial vibe. It is only 10 min walk from Bristol Registry office so you can walk to the venue and as a photographer it is such a great way to tell story , get more candid shots .

The Forge address : Bristol, Colston Yard, Bristol BS1 5BD and Website

What is Next?

After you choose your favourite Bristol wedding venue the next you would want to book your wedding photographer that aliens with your vision and vibe

If you love Natural & Creative wedding photography that shows emotions and story of your wedding day we might be a perfect fit ;)

Hi , I am Oxana :)

Somerset Wedding Photographer based near Bristol

over 200 + weddings | All inclusive | Travel UK & Beyond

Here you can check about me and my portfolio

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Alternative Wedding Venues in Bristol |by Somerset Wedding Photographer , Bristol