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5 reasons to choose an outdoor wedding

Updated: Jan 11, 2023

One of the first major decisions you will make when planning your wedding is your wedding venue. If you've always dreamt of saying your vows in a beautiful outdoor setting, here's why outdoor weddings at Frensham Hall are truly spectacular.

You might feel spoilt for choice when looking for a grand house to host your big event, but it is truly hard to beat the combination of Frensham Hall's elegant house with it's naturally beautiful surroundings. Mature woodland, open lawns and magnificent views provide a wonderful array of space and fresh air.

There are several outdoor locations to say 'I do' at Frensham Hall. Here are 5 reasons as to why we think you should book your outdoor wedding ceremony at Frensham hall.

1. The Walled Garden

The magical walled garden offers a wonderful location for an intimate outdoor wedding. Exquisite detailing and a pretty lined walkway frame a beautiful entrance for the wedding party. The raised belvedere cupola creates the perfect stage for wedding vows and beautiful photographs.

2. The Terrance and Lawn

The terrace and sweeping lawn lie along the south facade of Frensham Hall - accessible directly from the Ballroom, Orangerie and reception area. A flexible open space, the lawns lend themselves to summer games or modern marquees. The terrace is the perfect place to host drinks and canapés alfresco while soaking in the outstanding view.

3. The Treehouse

The beauty of Frensham Hall really does lie in the wealth of opportunities which allow for the most unique events. Just beyond the main house, nestled on the edge of the woods, sits our magical Treehouse - perfect for an intimate woodland ceremony or as a quirky hub to sit alongside your main event.

Beyond the Treehouse runs an expanse of mature woodland. Following the leafy trails, guests can stretch their legs and soak in the fresh country air. Equally, wedding photographers will have a plethora of natural backdrops to capture memorable moments of the day.

4. Beautiful Wedding Photography

The great outdoors has a beauty that simply cannot be matched compared to an indoor venue. That beautiful scenery is the perfect backdrop to all your wedding photos, and offers natural light compared to any indoor wedding, regardless of whether the sun is shining.

5. The View - Surrey Hills

It may not be officially part of our glorious grounds, but we can't miss out this masterpiece of nature. Regardless of the season, rain or shine, this stunning view is sure to take your guests' breath away. We know we can't take the credit for this majestic backdrop, but Frensham Hall wouldn't be quite the same without it.

Outdoor spaces also create a unique place for everyone celebrating. A place that will never be the same as it will be on your wedding day. Weddings are joyous celebrations and a beautiful natural backdrop is a great place for your love story to be written.

If you would like to enquire about booking an outdoor wedding at Frensham Hall or better still book a show-around appointment to experience the magic for yourself, please call our Wedding Team on 01252 797435 or email and they will get back to you shortly.


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