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. 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/pub 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 the 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 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 larger wedding receptions, the picturesque private grounds and gardens available to us also allows extensive options for marquee wedding receptions in the day time for up to 200 guests. We also work closely with the town hall opposite if you need to increase capacity for your evening reception. 

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 £34.95 per person for formal wedding breakfast options. 

We have also lovingly crafted a selection of all-inclusive wedding packages should you wish to choose one of these options which are based on tried and tested favourites for every season with some added extras thrown in there.

Please contact our wedding co-ordinator 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. You can also view and download our 2022 – 2024 pricing and packages documents by clicking on the buttons below. 


Video/Photography Credit: Sam Gibson

The Oakhouse Wedding Showcase

Sunday 5th September 2021 – 12 noon – 4pm

After having to postpone a number of intended wedding fairs in 2020 and early 2021, we are excited to prepare for our Wedding Showcase at The Oakhouse Hotel in September.

This will be a fair not to be missed!  Local exhibitors will be in attendance showcasing their businesses and the hotel will be transformed to show you all what we can achieve for your exclusive wedding day. 

We would be delighted to show you around the hotel and private gardens. We specialise in creating beautiful, unique intimate weddings and can also accomodate larger celebrations of up to 200 guests. 

For more information and to book your tickets, please email Brianna: or call 01934 732444 option 1. Our fair is free to attend. 

Covid Secure Weddings

We are perfectly suited for micro weddings for 15 people. We are a covid secure hotel – to see our update please click here

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

“Seems silly, doesn’t it? A wedding. Given everything that’s going on?” Ginny Weasley

“Maybe that’s the best reason to have it. Because of everything going on.” Harry Potter

Get in touch for more information – or call 01934 732444 opt 1 

Photography Credit: Axbridge Photography 

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 also offer picturesque private grounds and gardens as an optional addition to your booking which are perfect for drinks receptions and photographs in the warmer months, including marquee weddings for up to 200 guests. 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.


"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.

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