The Caerhays Estate on the Cornish coast is a spectacular location for your wedding day. Set within 140 acres of Grade II Listed Woodland Gardens, Caerhays has one of the UK’s oldest and most romantic castles as a magnificent backdrop. Recognised as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Caerhays is a truly magical setting and one in which lifelong memories will be created as part of your special day - whether you envisage walking as newlyweds on the beach, being surrounded by the most picturesque Cornish countryside or to celebrate beside the historic 16th Century Caerhays Castle.

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For your wedding ceremony, Caerhays has two remarkable venues on the Estate licensed for civil ceremonies – The Vean and the Old Coastguard’s Look Out. The Vean is a five-star gold awarded Georgian style country house which can also be hired for the wedding party, with eight luxurious double bedrooms, accommodating up to 16 guests with a complimentary room for the bride and groom. After the ceremony, intimate parties can be catered for in the dining room seating up to 20, or a marquee can be hired on the terrace for 80 people. 


At the Old Coastguard’s Lookout, located on the headland overlooking Veryan Bay and with inspiring sea views, the coastal location can accommodate up to 20 guests for an intimate ceremony. Accommodation can also be arranged on the Estate if required in one of the 8 luxurious holiday cottages.

For wedding receptions at Caerhays, we can accommodate small and large celebrations. A marquee for up to 150 people can be hired on The Vean lawn or for larger parties, a marquee within the grounds of the castle can welcome up to 250 guests in full fairy tale splendour.

The team at Caerhays will help ensure your day runs as smoothly as possible and can provide a reputable list of recommended suppliers, including caterers, florists, photographers, musicians and marquee hire firms to assist in the coordination of your day. Whatever your requirements, Caerhays can be yours for the occasion and we will help to ensure your day is just the way you’ve envisaged.