Up to 110
4 Bedrooms
Exclusive Use
Wedding Licence
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COVID-19 Update
We are still responding to enquiries at this time and the best way to get in touch with us is by email - enquiries@thebarnatupcote.co.uk. If you'd like to arrange a viewing when we are able to, please get in touch.
A tranquil Barn wedding venue nestled in the Cotswolds hills. Offering the perfect combination of rustic calm with modern amenities it is an unrivalled blank canvas to create your day, your way.
Features & Capacity


Venue Type
Dining Capacity
Reception Capacity
No. of Bedrooms
Sleeps No. of People
Bridal Suite
Honeymoon Suite


Bridal Changing Facilities
Disabled Access
Exclusive Use
In-House Wedding Coordinator
Landscaped Gardens
On-Site Parking
Open Flame Permitted
Outdoor Reception Space
Water View

Ceremony & Reception

Church Within Walking Distance
Confetti Permitted
Dancefloor Available
Outdoor Ceremony Available
Sound System Available
Wedding Licence

Food and Drink

Alcohol Licence
No Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
External Catering Permitted
In-House Wine List
Full Description
The Barn at Upcote is an unforgettable set of barns, situated around a courtyard offering an intimate location for weddings large and small. Each barn has been sympathetically restored, with an attention to detail and thought for the past, though with the convenience of all things modern. // The Barn is easily located from all major routes, a hidden gem, tucked away down a long private drive. Your chosen photographer will be spoilt for choice. // Combining beauty with flexibility you can create a wedding that lives long in the memories of your families and friends. We want you to decide how you use each of the barns so the day celebrates the two of you. You can decorate the barns to reflect your style and taste meaning your wedding day is totally unique. // Our current venue hire rates range from £2,900 - £6,200 (incl. VAT) subject to the day of the week and month you are interested in (No minimum guest number requirements).

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Hannah, Alice & Rosie
Many congratulations on your engagement! We would love to meet with you and chat through your current ideas and plans whilst showing you how they could work here at The Barn at Upcote. Drop us a line and we can arrange a viewing for your earliest convenience!


Year Business Was Established
No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
No. of People In Team
Covid-19 testimonial - L&S
Married in May 2020
May 2020
Thank you so much for everything...
We wanted to send a note to say thank you so much for everything you have been doing to support us at this time. With what would have been our wedding date approaching, we are both so thankful to have your understanding and empathy. We appreciate these times are not easy for you and so thank you again for being amazing! We cannot wait for the 'new' big day!
Amy & Chris
Wedding: November 2019
December 2019
Thank you so much!!
We couldn't be happier that we chose The Barn at Upcote for our wedding - the team are incredibly helpful, accommodating and organised, and the venue itself is stunning. We had so many compliments about the barn from our guests and couldn't have enjoyed our day more - thank you so much guys!!
Married in September 2019
February 2020
Best Day of our lives... Literally!
We just wanted to send a quick message to you all to say thank you so much for making our wedding run so smoothly. We had the best day of our lives, literally! We have had so many messages praising the venue and the setting. With our friends and family saying it was the best wedding they’ve ever been to! We felt stress free throughout the day, and had full trust in you to make sure everything was perfect, and it was — so we can’t thank you enough!
Married in August 2019
February 2020
Love at first sight
Wow where do a start! It was love at first sight for us with the Barn at Upcote. From the moment we laid eyes on the venue till the carriages took us home on the wedding day we were so impressed. The staff were there to help with every question and supported us through our planning. The day went perfect, the location is stunning and venue helped us create the relaxed feel we longed for. The guests were blown away with the whole day and we now have very fond memories to look back on. We could not recommend the barn any more it is truly amazing. Thank you for everything you did for us. Just wish we could do it all again F&S. xxx Thank you from the bottom of my heart. I hope were not too much of a pain to deal with.
Ruth & Simon
Married in February 2019
February 2019
A massive thank you..
For the Team at Upcote, We've only just got round to writing our thank you cards but wanted to say a massive thank you for helping to make it such a wonderful day... we will never forget the memories made!
Martin Dabek Photography
Wedding: October 2018
December 2018
Venue location is stunning.
I had a privilege to photograph wedding at Upcote in August. The day went very smoothly because of the hard work of the team behind the scenes, not to mention the venue location which is just stunning. Look forward to photograph here again. All the best, Martin Dabek Photography
Location & Contact Details


The Barn At Upcote, Withington, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL54 4BL, England

Travel Notes

If you enter our postcode into Google or Apple Maps it should take you to the end of our 1 mile private drive!

Nearest Town


Nearest Motorway & Junction

M5, M40

Nearest Train Station

Cheltenham Spa

Nearest Airport


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Press & Awards

Industry Awards (3)

Three Counties Wedding Awards - Best Newcomer in Gloucestershire
Regional Finalist for Countryside Venue at The National Wedding Awards
Gloucestershire Lifestyle Awards - Wedding Venue of the Year - Finalist

What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?

Please do not sweat the small stuff - that is what we are here for! We are 100% behind you and appreciate every detail big or small is important to you. "We are both utter control freaks but felt confident our day was in safe hands and were able to relax and enjoy our special day." V&J

What’s your favourite personal touch you’ve seen at a wedding?

There are so many to choose from, though we do love how unique you can be with your wedding favours. From Turnocks Teacakes to hand picked pebbles from the beach where they got engaged! It is sometimes all about the little details that represent your personalities.

Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.

Tranquil - Romantic - Stunning - Flexible - Heartwarming

Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?

Our secret garden is gorgeous all year round, an absolute must see for all photographers to get that wow factor shot of you both.

What’s your favourite midnight treat?

Cake! Especially wedding cake...

What is your venue's most unique feature?

The stairs make the most beautiful entrance into the ceremony. Just wow!