As far as important moments in life go, a wedding day sits towards the top of many people’s lists. This one day in a couple’s life will be remembered for a lifetime by all that attend and remain relevant in the pictures that are captured on the big day. Planning a wedding is something that can take months and even years, and there are numerous factors to consider, from suits to food; however, many consider the biggest decision to be the choice of venue. When beginning the search for wedding venues, Newcastle may just be the perfect location.
Whether you are a resident Geordie or looking for somewhere to marry outside of your local town or city, Newcastle has something for everyone. Newcastle is commonly regarded as the capital of the North East and the city combined with the wider metropolitan area is a hub of culture and picturesque landscapes.
For wedding venues, Newcastle throws up a diverse range of options, from city centre hotels to beautiful beach weddings looking out at the North Sea. There are a lot of factors to consider when planning your wedding; a large part of your decision will be determined by personal preference and whether you favour the more traditional affair or a unique and quirky experience. When planning the wedding it is wise to draw up a shortlist which includes several different venues. The hard part of doing this, especially in a city like Newcastle, is managing to get the list down to just four or five options, such is the choice.
For a wedding that captures the feel of the city, there are many hotels and churches in the centre of Newcastle that can provide the perfect venue at any time of the year. Those looking for a more serene option will find the numerous country manors and spa resorts in the wider area appealing, and traditional seaside resorts make for the ideal summer wedding.
As well as being home to some of the UK’s best wedding venues Newcastle is also the perfect city for the all-important wedding photographs. Professional photos will capture the happy couple on their biggest day and will remain in the family for generation looked on by grandchildren and great grandchildren, possibly inspiring them to marry in the Newcastle of the future. The city’s quayside which is shared with neighbouring Gateshead, offers some of the UK’s most iconic landmarks set along the banks of the River Tyne, photos taken here will perfectly capture 21st century culture. The nearby village of Tynemouth is also a perfect wedding photograph venue with a beautiful small beach set against the back drop of cliffs topped by a castle and priory.
With so many different wedding venues, Newcastle is most definitely the perfect location for the perfect day.