Weddings at Arnos Vale

Bristol's most unique location for woodland and indoor weddings... 

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.

Mix and match our three unique venues for your ceremony, wedding breakfast and evening celebrations. Create a truly bespoke wedding day with memories for years to come...  

Our woodland wedding venue brings couples face-to-face with nature in our wooden beamed Underwood Centre, our iconic venue the Spielman Centre welcomes you with grand steps and elegant pillars and our Anglican Chapel combines spectacular design and stunning open space for your wedding celebrations.  

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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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 Arnos Vale's wedding coordinator, Buffy on 0117 9719117 to arrange a viewing and discuss your big day. 

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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.

Wedding Packages...

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

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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

Arnos Vale Wedding Packages

If you'd prefer to go 'off package' our wedding coordinator Buffy can create a bespoke quote for you based on your requirements. Call Buffy on 0117 971 9117 to discuss your wedding day


Twilight Woodland Wedding Package

An early evening ceremony that will bring you and your guests closer to nature in our woodland venue.

Imagine the fire crackling and fairy lights twinkling as you say your vows. Click here for more information. 



  • 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 present on your day  
  • Option to extend your celebrations into the evening (Spielman Centre/ Anglican Chapel)

Small and Intimate Wedding Package

Perfect for intimate gatherings of 4- 30 guests 

Invite your nearest and dearest family and friends to create personal moments to cherish for a lifetime.  Download our Small and Intimate Wedding Package for more details. 


Summer Wedding Offer 

Book your summer wedding  for just £2,000

We're all about making weddings more affordable, which is why if you're cost-conscious then an early summer wedding could be just what you're after. For more information click here. 


  • 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 Underwood Centre for £2,000
  • Bookings for June 2018 only from 2pm-9pm
  • Invite 50 up to 50 guests
  • Arrange your food and drink with the amazing Kate's Kitchen
  • Includes hire of fairy lights, fire pit and wedding coordinator on the day 

"Our wedding day at Arnos Vale was just perfect - we got married at the Underwood centre which it and its surroundings just simply spoke for its self! The food from Kate’s kitchen was delicious and complimented by all of our guests! It was everything we've ever wanted and more for our wedding day. Thank you all so much." 

0117 971 9117 for venue hire pricing or to arrange a viewing