Imagine a Dorset wedding surrounded by beautiful countryside, a tranquil and charming rural escape. Here at Gorwell Farm, we’re nestled in the heart of our own picturesque valley. And we offer just that – a perfect blend of rustic beauty and gorgeous surroundings for your special day.

Gorwell Barn 

The farm’s historic 17th-century stone barn, beautifully restored, provides a stunning backdrop for both your ceremony and reception. The beauty of Gorwell Farm lies not just in its landscape but also in the flexibility to make your wedding truly yours. Our barn, with its underfloor heating, ensures comfort for you and your guests no matter the season. It is a perfect blank canvass to style your special day exactly how you’ve imagined. And with both a dedicated bar and spacious kitchen area, it allows for a seamless dining experience. So whether you’re dreaming of a lavish banquet or a cosy, intimate gathering, the space will be styled perfectly. It is also capable of seating up to 130 guests.

Gorwell Accommodation

Accommodation is a big part of Gorwell’s charm. The farm offers a choice of six cottages, each echoing the rustic elegance of the barn and their surroundings. All provide a relaxing retreat for you and your guests. While waking up to the West Dorset countryside, surrounded by your loved ones, will undoubtedly be a highlight of your wedding experience. Discover each cottage here.

Time to Relax

Furthermore, what sets Gorwell apart is our commitment to ensuring your day is as stress-free as possible. With our own dedicated wedding co-ordinator, Holly, we’ll make sure your day runs smoothly and is as perfect as you’d imagined. Our venue’s picturesque surroundings also offer you endless possibilities for stunning wedding photos. Ones that you’ll cherish for a lifetime. From lush green fields to panoramic views of the valley, every corner of Gorwell Farm is a testament to nature’s beauty.

The Perfect Dorset Wedding

In planning your wedding at Gorwell Farm, you’ll be embracing the tranquillity and beauty of the rural setting. It’s a place where your wedding dreams can come to life against the backdrop of nature’s masterpiece. Gorwell Farm is the blank canvas for your love story, where every moment is showcased by the timeless beauty of the peaceful countryside.

As you embark on your wedding planning journey, above all Gorwell Farm offers you more than just a location. Not only is it a beautiful experience that starts with the stunning rural surroundings, it also ends with the creation of unforgettable memories. So, let Gorwell Farm, Dorset’s Hidden Gem, help make your day truly special. Discover ten good reasons why Gorwell is the perfect wedding venue here.

Contact Us

If you’d like to arrange a viewing of Gorwell Farm and The Barn, please contact Mary on 01305 871401 or email

Photo Credit: Chloe Palmer Photography

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