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The perfect setting for the perfect day

Leave the romantic Temple of Apollo as newly weds © Red Rabbit Photography

Leave the romantic Temple of Apollo as newly weds

The Temple of Apollo

The classical Temple of Apollo, overlooking the 18th-century landscape garden, is the perfect choice for a romantic ceremony. With its graceful stonework and unparallelled views, it was once described by Horace Walpole as 'one of the most picturesque scenes in the world'. Photographers will love the breathtaking vistas.

  • Availability: Every day, all year round, except Christmas Day
  • Capacity: 30 max inside the temple. Additional guests welcome outside
  • Price: £1,800 + VAT

Contact us

  • For all viewings and bookings please contact us on 07887 452346
  • Or email our events coordinator
  • Contact us to discuss marquees and open-air receptions
  • Receive a complimentary joint membership for a year when you book

Your reception

The Spread Eagle Inn

The Spread Eagle Inn at Stourhead is ideal for receptions © Red Rabbit Photography

Just before the garden entrance is the historic Spread Eagle Inn. With its delicious, local menu and friendly staff, the inn can cater for parties of up to 40.

It also has five lovely Georgian rooms for bed and breakfast. Please see their website or call 01747 840587 for details.

Stourton memorial hall

Hire and decorate the Stourton memorial hall for your reception © Red Rabbit Photography

Situated at the heart of the Stourhead estate and only a short distance from the garden entrance is the Memorial Hall.

The hall can comfortably seat up to 80 guests for dinner, so is perfect for those larger celebrations.

Please call 01747 840875 for details.

The Maddocks room

Book your reception with us in our restaurant at Stourhead © Red Rabbit Photography

Our restaurant is a light and airy space, ideal for entertaining guests.

We offer the Maddocks Room, a private functions facility just off the main restaurant, for your intimate gathering. 

Please contact us on 01747 841152 to discuss your requirements.

Red Rabbit Photography

Make your wedding at Stourhead memorable with bespoke and creative wedding photography.

Contact Jessica at Red Rabbit Photography on 07970 178099 to find out more.

Country Weddings Flowers

Beautiful and elegant floral displays available to decorate the temple or picture gallery for your wedding.

Contact Lesley at Country Weddings Flowers to find out more.

Ambience Venue Styling

Personalise this venue with professional, local venue styling, including wedding chair covers, table linen and top quality decorations.

Contact Elaine at Ambience on 0800 0439102 for more details.