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The New Forest Wedding Showcase 2014


When? Sunday the 2nd March from 12.00 noon to 5.00pm


Where? Over 20 venues across the beautiful New Forest will open its doors to showcase their beautiful wedding options and help inspire your perfect wedding day.


How? No need to book an appointment! Just turn up on the day between noon and 5pm and you can view the luxurious venues that the majestic New Forest has to offer.


Your wedding day is one of the most important and romantic days of your lived together, so it is only natural to want to spend the day in picturesque surroundings. The choice of where to hold your perfect day is perhaps the first decision you make after having said ‘yes' to the life changing question; ‘Will you marry me'?


The New Forest is not only steeped in history but also benefits from gorgeous scenery, from the majestic oak trees to the beautiful views overlooking the Isle of Wight. This unbeatable beauty will not only impress your guests but will be the perfect backdrop to create unforgettable memories, making it the perfect destination for your wedding.


The New Forest is not only an iconic and romantic destination; it is also easily accessible and takes less than two hours from London by rail or road. The New Forest also boasts some of the most stunning and appealing venues to hold your celebration.


The New Forest has a diverse range of beautiful, modern and classic wedding venues, from country manor houses to beautiful historical buildings. If you are looking for a small intimate wedding or even a grand and lavish celebration – there is somewhere in the forest which is perfect for you. Don’t take our word for it, why not come and visit us and see our beautiful venues for yourselves?


New Forest Wedding Showcase

On Sunday 2 March 2014 the New Forest will be showcasing over 20 venues, all of which will be open their doors ready to show you their licensed marriage room, reception facilities or accommodation. You will also have an opportunity to discuss any requirements you may have, and help tailor your perfect day with no need to book!


If you choose to book your wedding on the day of the showcase or before the 14 April 2014, all of the participating hotels will offer the lovely couple a free romantic overnight stay to celebrate their first anniversary. The Domus at Beaulieu will offer all couples a complimentary evening cheese buffet during their wedding reception and Exbury Gardens will give couples a free bottle of champagne if their catering facility is used, for terms and conditions please see for more details.


All hotels will be offering special rates for couples who would like to stay over on that weekend. Quote "New Forest Wedding Showcase" when booking your accommodation for this fantastic deal.


You can view all of the participating New Forest Wedding Showcase venues online to help you decide which venues you’d like to visit. Download the Wedding Showcase map to see where all of the beautiful venues sit within the stunning national park.



Rhinefield House Hotel Update for Wedding Showcase


** Due to a new wedding booking being held in our Grand Hall and Kings Room we would like to notify you in advance you will be unable to view these rooms on the above day. However if you would like to make an appointment to view the rooms on alternative date please do not hesitate to call the hotel sales team. The team will still be here on the 2nd March and will have our Hurst Castle Suite set up to show an alternative option for weddings at Rhinefield House Hotel**