Weddings at Arnos Vale

Bristol's most unique venue for woodland winter weddings... 

Your wedding...

The perfect unique Bristol wedding setting

Weddings at Arnos Vale

Step into 45 acres of stunning woodland habitat in the heart of the City. Arnos Vale is the perfect location for couples looking for that unique wedding setting in Bristol.

Discover our Woodland Wedding venue set in the breathtaking surroundings of our natural forest ecosystem. Alternatively, unearth our stunning Anglican Chapel and freshly renovated Spielman Centre, steeped in picturesque Victorian architecture.

Our three venues complete a magnificent collection of amazing spaces which, unlike other centres, can be combined for church and civil ceremonies to create that perfect occasion continuing right through until late at night with your reception.

Fancy a Winter Wedding? Click here for our winter offer

Our Woodland Weddings...

With its stunning central location, wholesome food from the amazing Kate's Kitchen and combination of unique venues, Arnos Vale is the complete location for your wedding in Bristol – please do not hesitate to call: 0117 971 9117

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It was more amazing than we could have imagined. The ceremony was absolutely perfect and I‘m still feeling the emotions welling up!

Rob & Wendy

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We knew when we first came across Arnos Vale that we had found a very special place. We are still beaming from our magical Woodland Wedding”

Natalie & Simon

Woodland Weddings

Move away from the ordinary with a Woodland Wedding.

Surrounded by tranquil beauty and set in 45 acres of forest ecosystem, our woodland wedding venue brings couples face-to-face with nature in our wooden beamed Underwood Centre.

Discover Bristol’s only true woodland wedding venue in the heart of the city.

Imagine your guests sat on rustic wooden benches surrounded by fairy lights and birdsong as the bride steps down the aisle. A woodland ceremony takes the essence of ‘your wedding your way’ to a new level.

From gentle background music and simple decorations in a laid back woodland reception to that live band festival feel, a Woodland Wedding is a truly personal experience.

Twilight Weddings...

Included with your wedding at Arnos Vale are the services of our dedicated wedding coordinator whose job on the day is to make your occasion as memorable as possible.

With the option of food on site from onsite caterers, Kate's Kitchen, and the ability to combine venues with one of our stunning Victorian buildings for a reception late into the night, Arnos Vale truly is the complete wedding venue.

  • Licensed for civil ceremonies and partnerships
  • Licensed for music and entertainment
  • Wedding Coordinator included
  • Can seat up to 60 guests with a further 20 standing

Spielman Centre

A fusion of elegant Victorian architecture mixed with modern glass design.

This combination of classic and new has created this iconic venue at Arnos Vale known as the Spielman Centre. Picture yourselves walking the grand steps between the elegant pillars leading up to large double wooden doors opening into a lofty interior space.

The neutral interior and natural lighting floods in from the large leaded windows creating a canvas to adapt and create a truly bespoke atmosphere that can be decorated to reflect your own style and personality.

The Spielman Centre also combines perfectly with our Anglican Chapel or Underwood Centre to become the perfect place for your evening reception with its own bar and woodland terrace.

  • Licensed for civil ceremonies and partnerships
  • Licensed for music and entertainment
  • Wedding Coordinator included
  • Can seat up to 80 guests (140 for evening reception, which includes the hire of the Atrium Cafe)

The venue is beautiful and not only did we have the best day of our lives but our guests all loved it too

Heather & Ceridwen

Anglican Chapel

Steeped in the majestic elegance of its Grade II listed Victorian architecture, it is the centrepiece in our venue collection.

The wide ornate steps leading into the Chapel make for a wonderful entrance for the bride, stepping through the giant wooden doors which open out into our grandest of halls.

The spectacular design, stunning open space and pitch perfect acoustics all combine to create a breathtaking venue for either your Church of England ceremony, wedding breakfast or evening reception at Arnos Vale.

  • Licensed for Church of England Ceremonies
  • Licensed for music and entertainment
  • Wedding Coordinator included
  • Can seat up to 100 guests (120 for evening reception)

A Massive Massive thank you to everyone at Arnos Vale for making our day yesterday. It was truly brilliant...

Hayley & Ben

Twilight Woodland Wedding Package

Our Twilight wedding package is the perfect way to celebrate your occasion in our stunning woodland setting.

A laid back and relaxed celebration that will bring you and your guests in touch with nature in our natural woodland clearing. This early evening celebration is perfect for the couple that want a unique relaxed occasion where the important things are taken care of.

Available Sunday to Friday, the twilight package includes an early evening wedding ceremony for 50+ guests, followed by a celebratory drink and choice from one of four rustic menus, fairy lights and our dedicated wedding coordinator.

What’s Included?

  • Hire of the Underwood Centre from 3pm until 9pm (Sunday – Friday)
  • Celebratory drink and choice of four menus for 50+ guests
  • Ceremony seating and registrar table
  • Wedding Coordinator for the duration of your hire
  • Option to extend your celebrations into the evening (Spielman Centre/ Anglican Chapel)


Small and Intimate Wedding Package

Our newest package, opens up the opportunity for small and intimate weddings for between 4 and 30 guests. Invite your nearest and dearest family and friends to create personal moments to cherish for a lifetime.  

For further information, download our Small and Intimate Wedding Package.

Magical Winter Weddings

Book your wedding in December 2017, January or February 2018 for just £2,000  

We're all about making weddings more affordable, which is why if you're cost-conscious then a winter wedding could be just what you're after. Give us a call to discuss further or find more information here!

Easter Wedding Offer

Easter is the perfect time of year for weddings - just think of the chocolate, beautiful fresh flowers and the warmer summer evenings!

For further information, click here or get in touch!

  • From just £995 (Sunday-Thursday, November-June)
  • Invite between 4-20 guests (additional 10 guests at additional charge)
  • 4 hours hire time of the Underwood Centre/ Spielman Centre
  • 1 glass of prosecco per person
  • Flower arrangement for ceremony table


  • Venue hire of the Spielman Centre, 2-11.30pm, for £2,000
  • Invite 70 day guests for the ceremony and wedding breakfast
  • 30 additional evening guests for evening celebrations
  • Includes hire of fairy lights, uplighters and ivy for decoration
  • Arrange your food and drink with the amazing Kate's Kitchen


  • Any date in March 2018 for £2,500 (inc. VAT)
  • Hire of the Underwood Centre from 2pm for your ceremony, then move to the Spielman Centre for your wedding breakfast and evening celebrations until 11.30pm
  • 70 guests limit for ceremony and wedding breakfast
  • 30 additional guests welcome for evening celebrations

It was perfect in every
way. Everyone of our
guests commented on
how beautiful it was &
how lovely everyone was

Jenna and Marcos

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