Photo by Rafe Abrook Photography
Photo by Rafe Abrook Photography
Photo by Photography by Bea
Photo by Rafe Abrook Photography
Garden Wedding Ceremony at South Farm,
Photo by Cat Lane Weddings
Wedding Couple in Herb Garden Cambridgeshire Farm Wedding
Photo by Fiona Kelly Photography
Barn Wedding Venue set for meal
Photo by Laura Williams Photography
Rustic Farm Wedding Couple
Photo by Photography Bea

wedding venue in st albans

The historic town of St Albans with its’ abundance of architecture and pretty lanes make it a popular location for many couples searching for the perfect setting for their dream wedding day. South Farm is one of the leading wedding venues in the region and offers a romantic charm that is beautifully matched by the stunning cathedral city of St Albans. South Farm is the perfect choice for couples looking for a St Albans wedding venue surrounded by an idyllic countryside setting.

Wedding ceremonies we offer

At South Farm we understand that you want to enjoy your wedding your way which is why we are committed to offering a variety of different types of wedding.

If you are looking to host your dream day in a countryside farm wedding venue why not opt for a stunning ceremony in our rustic Old Dairy or grand Tudor Barn? If you are hoping for a small intimate wedding ceremony with just your closest family and friends in attendance then our Drawing Room is the perfect space with a capacity of 35 for your nearest and dearest.

Love is a celebration of two people and we are delighted and proud to offer same-sex weddings at our St Albans wedding venue, perfectly tailored to suit your style and your guest numbers. For couples with their heart set on a wonderful winter wedding venue our venue boasts a warming fire, flickering candle light and twinkling fairy lights. It’s the perfect setting to snuggle up with your loved one for a dreamy winter wonderland wedding in our cosy wedding venue in St Albans.

Take advantage of the amazing surroundings and hold your wedding in our beautiful gardens. With our beautiful grounds and gardens you’ll feel as if you are a million miles away from the world as you relax with your wedding guests and share a day to remember in our beautiful Hertfordshire wedding venue. And if you are looking for a last minute wedding date you can rest assured that we are flexible as a last minute wedding venue and can perfectly plan your day here at South Farm. Let our experienced and friendly team guide you through all the details to ensure you have the most memorable wedding day imaginable!

Google Reviews


What we offer at south farm

Here at South Farm, we know how special your wedding day will be, and we are dedicated to making sure everything runs like clockwork. With this in mind, we offer all that you need for total peace of mind and reassurance, including:


Enjoy the charm and exclusivity of our guest accommodation, from the luxury Coach House Suite to the charming colourful Romany Wagons. All our accommodation is reserved for you and your guests. Like everything else at South Farm our accommodation options are bespoke and enchanting and part of the magic that sets South Farm apart. Prepare to create everlasting memories at our St. Albans wedding venue!

icon - dill

Food & Drink

Delight in the culinary delights of our exquisite wedding menus, brimming with delicious produce sourced from our very own organic small-holding. From tantalising appetizers to scrumptious main courses and heavenly desserts, our seasonal menus are crafted with love and expertise. Prepared with the freshest home-grown ingredients, our menus cater to every palate, ensuring a culinary experience that will leave your taste buds dancing with joy.


We understand the significance of having credible wedding suppliers to ensure a seamless and memorable day for you. So we’ve curated a list of suppliers for you to choose from to help with your wedding day plans. Our recommended suppliers include talented photographers, skilled videographers, creative florists, and many other professionals all of whom have worked at South Farm previously. Their familiarity with our venue contributes to a well-coordinated and stress-free wedding experience.

Garden Wedding Ceremony at South Farm,
Photo by Cat Lane Weddings
Wedding Couple in Herb Garden Cambridgeshire Farm Wedding
Photo by Fiona Kelly Photography
Barn Wedding Venue set for meal
Photo by Laura Williams Photography
Rustic Farm Wedding Couple
Photo by Photography Bea


Our wedding venue near St Albans is located in the stunning Hertfordshire countryside. It’s the perfect backdrop for wedding celebrations large and small. Our exclusive setting and experienced planning service, matched by outstanding catering, means you can sit back and relax, safe in the knowledge that your South Farm wedding day will really be a dream come true!

Exclusive use, family run St Albans wedding venue

Twenty acres of charming spaces, indoors and out

Home-grown food from our organic small-holding

Beautiful accommodation for you & your guests

Sustainable values at the heart of all we do

Extensive list of local, recommended suppliers

Ready to Discover more from your wedding venue ?

Follow us on Instagram



There’s so much to consider when it comes to choosing a LGBTQ friendly wedding venue and planning your special day. We’ve been hosting weddings in our Hertfordshire barn wedding venue since 2005 so we’ve put together a handy list of FAQ’s to help answer some of the questions you may have. If you are interested in holding your wedding at South Farm and have any questions about our Cambridgeshire wedding venue or your big day then please get in touch – we’d love to talk weddings with you!

Our venue hire fee includes exclusive use of South Farm for the duration of your event plus all the extras you need….tables, chairs, crockery, glasses, table linen and all our twinkly fairy lights throughout the venue so you don’t have to worry about hiring additional items in. There are also lots of extras we provide, included in the venue hire, to make your day seamless and unique, sound systems in all our ceremony spaces, microphones for speeches and even bio-degradable South Farm rose petal confetti! You will have a dedicated, experienced Event Manager and a friendly and professional Front of House team on hand to look after you, your guests, your suppliers and all the little details so that you can relax and just enjoy your day!

How far are you located from St Albans?

South Farm is located just 32 miles, or around a 50 minute drive from St Albans.

How early should I book a wedding venue in St Albans?

Although we have plenty of space, and can cater for last-minute requests, it is best to book as early as possible to secure the perfect wedding date!

Visit Us

Arrange a visit

Just a rough guess needed and gives us an idea of month, season or year!

Data collection and your privacy

Here at South Farm we take your privacy seriously and will only use your personal information to administer your account and to provide the products and services you have requested from us. See our Privacy Policy for more details.

A huge thank you for a day we will always remember for the rest of our lives.

Amy and Richard READ MORE

call us on:

01223 207581

or visit:

South Farm, Shingay-cum-Wendy, Royston, Hertfordshire SG8 0HR

© 2024 South Farm All rights reserved | Privacy | Cookie Policy | Terms and Conditions