All wedding venues in Yorkshire Dales
The ancient walled city of York has an ancient, romantic air to it that makes it an ideal place to get married. This central Yorkshire town lies on the River Floss and River Ouse and couples seeking scenic riverside wedding venues in York will have plenty to choose from. This vibrant city has a blend of classic architecture and funky modern night life, great for both traditional weddings and quirky modern nuptials. York also makes a fantastic town for a destination wedding.
For couples who plan to push the boat out, York boasts a range of large and lavish wedding venues. A shortlist could include a world class hotel, an ancient castle, a picturesque country house and a beautiful public building in the city centre. Stately homes offer amazing gardens for taking memorable wedding photographs, as well as manicured lawns that are perfect for summer weddings and wedding marquees.
If you're planning to tie the knot on a budget, York also offers a wide range of less expensive options, including sporting venues and racecourses, smaller country hotels, chocolate box pubs and trendy restaurants. The town itself provides a stunning backdrop for photographs, and local bridal factory outlets can help save a bob or two. Whatever your budget, you will find a choice of perfect wedding venues in York.
York is also a fabulous location for gay weddings, with a thriving gay scene and a busy gay wedding industry. A number of gay friendly venues are available, including hotels, period Regency houses, scenic country gardens and ancient coaching inns.
York is also a great place to host an eco-wedding. The stunning moorland surrounding York is ideal for pitching a tepee and partying under the stars, but the less adventurous green wedding planners will also find ethically produced flowers and wedding dresses, as well as a range of caterers offering locally sourced food.