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A magnificent castle mansion & gardens hidden in the stunning Forest of Dean.

Nestled in the Forest of Dean in the tiny village of Clearwell, the venue is conveniently located only 45 minutes from Bristol, Cheltenham and Gloucester. The journey up to the venue is as impressive as the castle itself. A sweeping tree-lined drive leads to a magnificent Portcullis, perfect for a photo opportunity with the castle turrets in the background. From there, take a short drive along the manicured grounds and be greeted by stately front steps up to the historical entrance. The beautiful Gloucestershire countryside envelopes the manor & gardens, making it a romantic retreat for couples and their guests.

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The luxury of exclusive use with the convenience of all-inclusive packages

Clearwell Castle, our fairy-tale dream wedding venue, offers warmth and grandeur – the perfect place for an unforgettable wedding. This family-run, multi-award-winning wedding venue offers beautiful reception rooms, an elegant aisle, and ample spacious accommodation to provide you a home away from home during your stay with us.

Once the recording rooms of Led Zeppelin and Queen, Clearwell Castle’s rich history, striking interiors, and characterful architecture regularly win it the top place in annual wedding awards. You and your guests will have exclusive use of Clearwell Castle for your wedding ceremony and wedding celebrations. With our affordable, all-inclusive wedding packages and an experienced wedding planner, find out more about an unforgettable wedding at our beautiful Gloucestershire wedding venue.

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