Wedding Venue in Somerset

The charming Oakhouse Hotel situated in Somerset, near Cheddar Gorge offers wedding clients a unique wedding ceremony and reception experience for up to 120 guests in Somerset. We are licensed for civil ceremonies however should your preference be a church wedding, the stunning St. Johns the Baptist Church sits right next door to us too. 

As an exclusive use venue, our hotel and 10 beautifully appointed bedrooms become exclusively yours for the duration of your wedding day. Enjoy the benefits of your very own private house for your celebrations! You can also continue the festivities into the morning with a private breakfast with your staying guests on site. Your exclusive hire runs from 11am on your wedding day, until 11am the following day.

With our team of highly skilled chef’s and genuine hospitable front of house staff, the Oakhouse provides a perfectly comfortable and cosy experience for you and your guests.

Not forgetting that we are a dog friendly hotel too! Your four legged friends can be part of your special day, along with any of your guests dogs.

We are suited to formal, sit down receptions for up to 60 guests amongst the beautiful medieval stone walls and well in our Oak Room. The hotel is also perfectly suited to informal dining options for up to 120 guests. 

For Spring/Summer wedding receptions, the picturesque private grounds and gardens available to us also allows extensive options for marquee wedding receptions in the day time. We also work closely with the town hall opposite if you need to increase capacity for your evening reception in the Winter months. 

We are very flexible to the needs of our couples and can customise menu’s and work around your budgets. It really is your wedding, tailored your way. As a guideline we work from £24.95 per person for fork buffets and from £39.95 per person for formal wedding breakfast options. 

We are also well suited to intimate celebrations so please do get in touch however small your wedding party may be, we can help make your day special. 

Please contact our Wedding and Events Manager Brianna on / 01934 732444 Opt 1. to discuss all of the many options available to you. 

Our wedding brochure is available to download using the form at the bottom of this page however please note that we are working hard on a new brochure at present to reflect our current offering. You can view and download our 2023 – 2025 venue hire fees by clicking on the button below. Brianna will be able to run through our catering offerings and generate a bespoke quotation for you when you are ready to get planning! 

The Oakhouse Wedding Open Days 

OUR NEXT UPCOMING OPEN DAY IS: Saturday 24th September 2022 1pm – 4pm.  

Join us for a no-obligation private tour of the spaces and discussion about your bespoke wedding plans. Pre-booking is essential. 

We also work in conjunction with ‘The Word on Weddings’ to deliver you fantastic wedding fairs that include local recommended suppliers;

2023 Wedding Fair Date Coming Soon.

Please contact Brianna on to pre-book a no-obligation show round and chat at our open days or a private tour at an alternative time to suit you. 

Take a Virtual Tour

Get to know the hotel by taking a virtual tour of our stunning wedding venue below. 

Dog Friendly Weddings

We love dogs at The Oakhouse Hotel, they are very welcome to attend your wedding and stay overnight in the hotel. 

Click on the Guides for Brides logo below to read our guest blog written by our Events Coordinator Brianna, all about why your four legged friend should be at your wedding.  

If you would like more information on weddings, please email: or call 01934 732444 option 1

The Courthouse Gardens

We are exceptionally pleased to be able to offer picturesque private grounds and gardens as an optional addition to your booking which are perfect for drinks receptions and photographs in the Spring/Summer months, including marquee wedding receptions. Why not break up your day with a marquee wedding breakfast and then a cosy, relaxed evening reception throughout the hotel once the sun goes down (additional charges apply).

Our wedding reception options are designed entirely around you, bespoke to your requirements and we assure you of the most memorable wedding day.

Take a Virtual Tour

Get to know the courthouse gardens by taking a virtual tour of our stunning secret gardens and marquee below. 

"Spectacular Wedding Venue in Somerset, Near Cheddar Gorge"

With its historic surroundings, stunning Somerset setting situated near Cheddar Gorge and a warm welcoming atmosphere, it is hard to imagine a more perfect wedding venue than The Oakhouse Hotel.

The charming Oakhouse Hotel offers wedding guests a unique wedding reception experience.

From our team of highly skilled chef’s and hospitable team, The Oakhouse Hotel provides a grand, yet cosy experience for you and your guests.

Download Our Wedding Brochure

Make Your Day Special At the Oakhouse.

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