Hestercombe: a breathtaking
wedding venue 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.

We couldn’t have asked for a more perfect day. So many of our guests commented on the beautiful setting, good food and helpful staff.

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.

One year has passed since we became husband and wife at your beautiful venue.
We wanted to take this opportunity to once again express our heartfelt thanks to you all for an incredible day – one we will never forget.

The dream…

Imagine your wedding set among this hidden paradise… The stunning Orangery is the perfect setting for an elegant ceremony, which you can then follow with a drinks reception in the spectacular Edwardian Formal Gardens. Our grand Bampfylde Hall can house all your guests for a classic wedding breakfast and to finish, enjoy an unforgettable after-party making the most of the stunning covered courtyard.

Each element of your wedding day is tailor-made for you, with our staff on hand at each stage of planning to help you bring your vision alive and offer advice when you need it. It’s our job to make sure your day is perfect, so you can feel at ease knowing the hard work has been taken out of your hands.

Our team of talented chefs will work with you to create a menu to complement your day and the professional and experienced front of house team will help from conception to completion, providing top class service to you and your closest friends and family.

Seeing is believing…  book to come and see our beautiful venue. We will be very happy to give you ideas and a quotation without obligation.