Country Hotel Weddings

Make your special day truly memorable, by celebrating your unique wedding in the country at Gibbon Bridge Hotel and Restaurant. Set in the beautiful rolling hills near Chipping in the Ribble Valley, our decades of experience and expert team of wedding organisers, will ensure you have the perfect day.

We offer tailored packages, from sit-down meals with speeches, to afternoon teas or platters for smaller ceremonies for less than 60 guests so do let us know if there is something specific that would like.

Celebrate your wedding in our beautiful surroundings, with options including our bandstand, outside terrace and a variety of outdoor areas with stunning gardens, flower filled terraces and traditional woodlands.

Best Wedding Venue in Ribble Valley


Celebrate your wedding in our beautiful surroundings, with options including our outdoor Bandstand, Orangery (indoor) and Cavalier Lounge, with outside terrace for guests to mingle and a variety of outdoor areas with stunning gardens, flower-filled terraces, and traditional woodlands. Get ready to experience the most magical day of your life.

In the cooler months, open fires are lit inside warmly awaiting your friends and family and there’s even one in the Cavalier Lounge ceremony and function space.

This doesn’t usually include an evening function but can do, although if utilising one of our smaller spaces, whilst entertainment is welcome, due to safely, we don’t allow dancing.

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Twilight and Micro wedding receptions are always popular, as we have so many different options throughout the building. If you are looking for a more relaxed celebration without the formal wedding breakfast, then these romantic packages could be the perfect option for you.

Book your ceremony with the registrars or celebrant for late afternoon / early evening, (after 4.00pm) followed by a drinks reception and canapés, before heading into your evening reception where you can dance the night away!

Available Thursday, Friday & Sunday

Our Main Package includes

Drinks on arrival, three-course meal, half bottle of wine, piano accompaniment, evening food, resident DJ, table linen, napkins, cake stand, and knife.

We do request a minimum number of 60 guests for this package, as this enables them to utilise the 30 bedrooms we have on-site, spread across two buildings, including 2 accessible rooms opposite reception.

Lancashire’s Premier Wedding Venue

Hosting weddings for over 40 years, Gibbon Bridge is the perfect wedding venue for you.

Gibbon Bridge White Bandstand

The Garden Bandstand

Ideally positioned in the beautiful gardens, with the stunning backdrop of Longridge Fell, our Bandstand is the perfect outside location during the summer months. The stone path leads you down to your guests and the Bandstand is dressed with romantic voiles, white aisle carpet, and beautiful hanging baskets.

Gibbon Bridge Conservatory

The Conservatory

The Conservatory & Restaurant offer magnificent views over the garden & fell, and the bi-folding doors allow the outside in – weather permitting! The large comfortable bar area and garden terrace are ideal for enjoying a pre-dinner drink or coffee and private dining is also available.

Weddings in Ribble Valley

The Orangery

If the weather disappoints the Orangery will not, as it offers a light airy room in which to take your vows. Adjoining the upper terrace, this stunning space brings the outside in offering the ideal place for a civil ceremony. The Cavalier Lounge also provides a cosy, characterful space for smaller ceremonies and receptions.

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