Hestercombe: a breathtaking wedding venue in Somerset

Nestled in tranquil countryside and boasting sweeping lawns and three stunning historic gardens, Hestercombe is one of the most idyllic wedding venues in Somerset

Nestled in tranquil countryside and boasting sweeping lawns, three stunning historic gardens and the iconic Ham Stone Lutyens-­designed Orangery, it’s no wonder Hestercombe is one of the most idyllic wedding venues in Somerset.

As a couple getting married at Hestercombe you’ll get access to the entire grounds during your big day – that’s fifty acres of beautiful landscape and formal gardens for you and your guests. We want your wedding day to be the most special day of your lives, so when you book a wedding with us, you’ll be the only couple getting married at Hestercombe that day. Exclusivity is what we’re all about, and we’re here to make your day perfect.

Licensed for civil ceremonies, Hestercombe has the advantage of being able to hold your ceremony, drinks reception, wedding breakfast and evening party all at one spectacular and spacious location. Our friendly and accommodating team have many years of experience and will work with you to make your special day truly unforgettable.

Our wedding at Hestercombe was just amazing! It is such a beautiful setting. As soon as I saw the Orangery I knew I wanted to get married there. The team organised everything perfectly and the whole day went so smoothly.

Pippa and Mark


Lakes, cascades, temples, shade ­dappled pathways and romantic corners coupled with views to take your breath away… Hestercombe provides the picture-­perfect backdrop for spectacular photographs. And all only 3 miles from Taunton and just 15 minutes from junction 25 of the M5 and with lots of local accommodation.

To help you make the most of all the options at Hestercombe, our wedding co­ordinator Julie is always on hand. Hugely experienced and full of great ideas, Julie will guide and support you when you require it. On the day, Julie, together with her team, will make sure everything runs smoothly, right down to the last detail.

Thinking of having your wedding at Hestercombe? Call us on 01823 413923 or contact us by filling out this form to arrange a visit and we can start to help plan your big day!

We love Hestercombe, but don’t just take our word for it ­ click here to see some lovely testimonials from happy couples.

Matt and I had a lovely wedding at Hestercombe gardens. The staff really looked after us, the food was gorgeous and it was such a stunning venue- it really impressed our guests and us. Perfect place to get married.

Thanks for your positive, can­do attitude and for being attentive and as invested in the success of the day as we were.

Almost all of our guests have commented about the quality and good service! During the food and evening disco the staff were attentive, friendly and amazingly professional.

We really had the most beautiful time and we are grateful for your support throughout the whole process. A thank you too to the hospitality team who were fantastic on the day – everything was seamless.

Thank you to the whole team who looked after us. It was a wonderful time and the fact that we were able to enjoy it so much was thanks to the great attention to detail and the great staff who made visitors feel they were enjoying the afternoon as well.