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Folly Farm Wedding Photographer

I always loved returning to be a Folly Farm wedding photographer.  This beautiful environmentally sustainable, wedding venue is situated in the heart of the Somerset countryside. And as a Bristol wedding photographer, this stunning award-winning wedding venue is just a stone’s throw away. 

Folly Farm presents an idyllic and environmentally conscious setting for couples seeking a romantic wedding venue. Nestled in the picturesque Chew Valley in the heart of a 250-acre Ancient Woodland Nature Reservemerely just 10 miles from both Bristol and Bath in Somerset. This eco-friendly establishment offers serene wedding ceremonies with a truly laid-back atmosphere.

Throughout the year, Folly Farm Centre transforms into an enchanting space suitable for weddings in any season. From the vibrant blooms of spring amidst the orchards to the summer meadows adorned with wildflowers, the golden hues of autumn’s apple trees to the cosy ambience of wood fires against dramatic winter skies, each season offers its magical backdrop. The attentive and welcoming team at Folly Farm is dedicated to customizing your wedding day to ensure it becomes an unforgettable occasion.

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Recognized for its sustainability efforts, Folly Farm Centre is situated within a 250-acre nature reserve in the heart of the Chew Valley. This award-winning venue boasts the capacity to accommodate up to 100 guests for ceremonies, and 150 for evening receptions, and provides overnight lodging for 45 guests, with camping options available.

Featuring various charming function spaces, ranging from the intimate 18th-century Old Dairy to the spacious oak-beamed Oak Room and a delightful glass room perfect for summer festivities, Folly Farm offers versatility to suit every couple’s preferences. Additionally, couples have the option to exchange vows outdoors beneath the majestic Folly Oak or amidst the serene apple orchard.

Exclusive use of the venue is granted to couples from 5 pm on Friday until 11 am on Sunday, allowing for an extended celebration encompassing not just the wedding day but an entire weekend shared with loved ones. Whether indulging in a pre-wedding family dinner at the Old Dairy restaurant or hosting a relaxing BBQ on the lawn, Folly Farm ensures a memorable experience from start to finish, with waking up to the delightful chorus of birdsong on the big day adding to the enchantment.

Relaxed Folly Farm Wedding Photographer

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The experienced team at Aldwick Estate will guide you through every aspect of planning your wedding ensuring the process is fun and stress-free.  And they will be with you on the day ensuring that everything runs smoothly and every detail is taken care of.  This will allow you to relax and be present in your day so you can give each other and your guests your full attention.  You really can’t put a price on the peace of mind of knowing that your wedding is in safe and experienced hands.  

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Natural Folly Farm Wedding Photography Somerset

So, if you’re thinking of having your wedding at Folly Farm Centre.  I hope this has been useful to you.  Folly Farm is a truly unique wedding venue but you don’t have to take my word for it.  The most fun part of planning your wedding is visiting amazing wedding venues in beautiful locations so have fun with it! 

When you’ve found that perfect Somerset wedding venue, you’ll be looking for an experienced Folly Farm wedding photographer to capture your day with beautiful storytelling images.  Feel free to get in touch.

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Martin captured our wedding at Folly Farm in a natural and non-intrusive way. He is also very creative and our photos are just AWESOME!”

Katja & Tom

Are you planning a wedding at Folly Farm and looking for an experienced and friendly wedding photographer?

Folly Farm Centre, Stowey, Pensford, Bristol, BS39 4DW – Tel: 01275 331590

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Whether you’ve chosen a rustic barn celebration, castle wedding, fusion wedding, indoor or outdoor ceremony, humanist blessing to a full church service, hundreds of guests or an intimate elopement, at home or away I would love to be there and capture your story.