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The Barn at Upcote is tucked away in the beautiful Cotswolds, close to Cheltenham, with a stunning set of barns based around a courtyard. It can hold ceremonies and has a bridal suite.

The Barn at Upcote

Situated on a family run farm, The Barn at Upcote has hosted parties, functions and barn dances for the last 40 years. It is located at the end of a long drive, in the beautiful Cotswold Hills perfectly located between Cheltenham, Oxford and Cirencester, in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. It has a beautful set of barns that have been lovingly restored, with attention to detail and thought for the past, but with the convenience of all things modern. It can accommodate up to 100 guests for ceremonies and wedding breakfasts, and over 150 guests for the evening entertainment

The Barn at Upcote comprises of a set of barns, based around a courtyard, that offer flexibility and the opportunity to create the wedding of your dreams.

The main Threshing Barn was used as a working farm building, but is now a wonderful building to get married in and celebrate after the ceremony. The newly built barn, the Sheep Shed, is built on the footprint of the old lambing shed. It contains a well-stocked bar, and provides the perfect place to have drinks and greet your guests after the ceremony. The bridal suite, the Hay Barn, is conveniently located and provides some beautiful accommodation for the bride and groom, and a place to get ready. The old Grain Store is ready to dance the night away, while the Cart Lodge, restored back to an open fronted building, provides a place where people can sit outside and take in all of the day’s happenings.

The Barn at Upcote works closely with a number of preferred caterers who can offer everything from traditional formal meals to relaxed buffets, with the option to serve food indoors or outdoors giving brides and grooms plenty of choice for weddings throughout the seasons.

The blank canvas venue allows couples to decorate the barns exactly to their tastes in order to make their wedding celebration at The Barn at Upcote completely unique and personal.

The courtyard provides a beautiful spot for reception drinks, garden games, and photo opportunities, with beautiful flowers providing a colourful setting.

The venue hire rate is currently between £2,500 and £5,900 depending on the month and day of the week, with hire including exclusive use of the barns, the bridal suite, tables and chairs for up to 100 guests, bar staff and use of an up-to-date sound system and VAT.

The modern and comfortable bridal suite offers the perfect space for the bridal party to get ready, with the room available for use from 11am on the day of your wedding to 10am the following morning.

Threshing Barn (120)
The Grain Store (69)
The Sheep Shed (Bar) (46)

Venue facilities

  • Barn
  • Accommodation on site
  • Accommodation nearby
  • Exclusive use venue
  • Own grounds
  • Disabled access
  • Parking
  • Camping
  • Wi-fi