Waterside wedding venue in Staffordshire

If you’re seeking a wedding venue near Staffordshire, The Boat House at Aston Marina could be the perfect fit.

Nestled within exclusive, beautifully landscaped grounds and enjoying far-reaching views over the surrounding countryside, the wedding venue enjoys a waterside setting in the heart of landlocked Staffordshire.

Designed to make the most of the breath-taking views over the neighbouring Trent & Mersey canal, it offers a contemporary Staffordshire wedding venue for couples looking for something a little out of the ordinary. Its modern architecture and stylish minimalist interior have been designed to offer couples a blank canvas that can be styled to fit their theme – be it classically elegant or contemporary chic. The interior’s centrepiece chandelier which, made up of 252 individual lights, runs down the centre of the main event space and can be set at the perfect level and a variety of different colours to suit a wedding’s unique mood.

Accommodating up to 180 guests, The Boat House also features glazed bi-fold doors to two sides of the entertaining space which, opening onto a veranda, offers the perfect space for reception drinks and really brings the ‘outside in’; especially on warm summer days. There is also the opportunity to hold your ceremony in the venue’s beautiful landscaped grounds, which are exclusively yours for the day, so that you can say your vows overlooking the tranquil waters of the canal.

A wedding venue in Staffordshire that’s licensed for weddings and civil ceremonies, The Boat House presents the perfect backdrop to a single-venue celebration. Served by its own dedicated kitchen, which is staffed by team members from the marina’s award-winning Bistro, the venue offers extensive catering options - from ‘street food’ inspired canapés toartisan buffets, BBQs and sit-down gourmet wedding breakfasts. Meanwhile, its fully licensed bar is well-stocked with wines, beers and spirits; with a range of drinks packages to suit all budgets.

An en-suite Bridal day room with comfy sofa and TV offers the perfect space for the Bride to prepare, relax and freshen up during the ‘big day’; as well as a quiet spot for elderly relatives or young children to take time out of the celebrations. The marina also has strong relationships with a number of wedding suppliers – from florists and jewellers to photographers and creative wedding stationary designers, so can help you find those finishing touches to perfect day.

Wedding venues near Staffordshire are ideal for couples with guests travelling from across the country, and The Boat House is no exception. Located near the charming market town of Stone, Aston Marina is within easy reach of J13 & J14 of the M6; making it easily accessible for guests travelling far and wide. For guests in need of overnight accommodation in Staffordshire, the marina has links with several hotels in the area which it will happily recommend whilst both Stafford and Stone railway stations are within a taxi ride of the venue for guests travelling by train.

In addition to offering a great option for those seeking a wedding venue near Staffordshire, The Boat House is perfect for celebrations of all kinds – from family parties to Christenings, charity events, corporate entertaining, product launches and fundraisers.