Plan your perfect wedding
Located on the edge of the Wiltshire market town of Devizes, Braeside House is the perfect venue to create a unique celebration, where family and friends can come together to celebrate in beautiful, exclusive surroundings.
As standard, during peak season (April – October) you will have the exclusive use of the House and the grounds from Friday afternoon until Sunday lunch time, giving you time and full flexibility to set up and get everything organised.
We are also a perfect child friendly venue for those who feel children form an important part of the celebration. Activity staff can be booked to entertain the little ones during the key moments of the day likes speeches and other formalities.
The Main House and the dining hall (excluding a marquee) can hold:
Ceremony – 40 seated in main lounge
Wedding breakfast – 60 seated in dining room
Evening Reception – 150 in the Lounge, lecture room, bar and terrace
With a large marquee on the upper lawn, there would be capacity for up to 250 guests for the Ceremony, wedding breakfast and evening reception.
What's included as standard
We give you the freedom to plan every detail from your favourite caterers, suppliers and decorations.
Included in the hire cost as standard is:
- Exclusive hire of the Main House (including the dining room) and grounds from 16:00 Friday – 12:00 Sunday
- 4 ensuite rooms with additional 8 multi-bedded rooms with shared bathrooms
- Cash bar on Friday evening and all day Saturday
- Use of the full commercial kitchen
- No cover charge for bands or marquee
- A member of Braeside staff on hand to support you
During the high season we offer a “whole property” hire meaning you will have sole occupancy of Braeside from 16:00 on Friday to 12:00 on Sunday. This will include use of the commercial kitchen, accommodation in the Main House only and all the grounds.
During the low season we also offer the opportunity for hire for Saturday only (overnight), midweek overnight and midweek day only.
High Season - April - October
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Low Season - November - March
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We are a licensed venue and our beautiful lounge is the ceremony room. It can seat up to 40 people with the Bride, Groom and Registrar situated inside the inglenook.
The registrar’s details are: Wiltshire Registrars. Tel: 0330 003 4570. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
We know our drinks and will have a well stocked bar full of beers, wines and spirits both local and from across the world. The bar will be staffed on Saturday and upon request on Friday. We can arrange reception drinks, wines and beers upon request.
Reception drinks package example – £22 per guest
- Glass of Champagne when guests arrive
- 2 bottles of wine per table (based on 8 guests per table)
- Glass of bubbly for the toast
We are happy to arrange a drink package to suit your taste and budgets.
The use of our commercial kitchen is included in the hire cost so you are free to bring your favourite caterers for the weekend. If however you would like to be catered for we have some fantastic packages to suite all budgets and tastes.
We can supply many different styles of catering including:
- Traditional 3 course sit down meals (starting from £35 per person) children’s menus available from £10 per person
- Canapés package – £10 per person, 6 servings each
- Wood fired pizzas – please ask for price
- Hog roasts – please ask for price
- Moroccan Méchoui Lamb – please ask for price
All food and menus are bespoke to each wedding but we always aim to keep prices competitive. We would love to hear from you to discuss this very important part of the celebration.
The bedrooms in the Main House are included in weekend and midweek overnight bookings. We have 2 additional accommodation cabins available for extra sleeping space. The Beeches has 6 rooms and 3 bathrooms and sleeps maximum of 17 people. There is also a kitchenette with a dining table. The Laurels has 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms and can sleep 12 guests.
Beeches £400 £200
Laurels £200 £100
For both midweek and weekend weddings we can offer adrenaline activities for the kids and the grown-up kids alike! On the Friday of arrival you can book a couple of hours of high ropes and climbing wall. You could do the same while the grown-ups are doing the speeches and have the little ones fully entertained for a couple of hours. For a flavour of what we can offer onsite, take a look at our activities page
£50 per instructor for 2 hours. Maximum of 15 per instructor, depending on the age of the children. Please get in touch for a full quote.
We are licenced for live and recorded music so you are free to boogie the night away to your favourite tunes. Because of our location we can have live music outside until 11pm but don’t despair, you can carry on the fun inside in our large reception rooms.
You can bring along your favourite band/DJ no with extra cover charge – this is already included in your hire charge. Alternatively, we would be more than happy to help source the right sounds to get everyone moving.
If you wish to expand your guest list using a marquee, contact us for a competitive quote. Marquees can include:
- Space for up to 120 guests
- Ivory pleated lining
- Cord carpet on suspended floor
- Vintage chandeliers
- Full lighting including festoon, fairy and uplighting
- Tables and chairs
- Dance floor and stage
- Pagoda bar area
The small print.
Just wanted to send a message to thank you from the bottom of our hearts. We were blown away by how beautiful the area we were using was and how amazing the food was. Such attention to detail made our day even more special. Please could you pass on our thanks to everyone involved and thank you again for making it so special.
Chris and Jo