Enjoying a stunning position on a private cliff top with the outstandingly beautiful seascapes of the Cornish coastline just waiting to feature in your photos, The Headland just has to be one of the most scenic and unique coastal wedding venues in the UK.
With the world famous Fistral Beach to hand and well groomed private grounds for you and your guests to enjoy, combined with a a visit to The Headland’s award winning spa and you have the ideal venue to both celebrate and relax and whilst savouring your glorious surroundings.
Whether you are planning a grand ceremony for up to 250 guests or an intimate wedding with a handful of loved ones, the team at The Headland has it covered and we’ll hand you over to them now to share more of their show-stopping venue with you, and of course more fabulous images.
Tell us about your venue
Perched on a private cliff-top, The Headland overlooks one of the UK’s most beautiful beaches. Arrive through our romantic, vintage gates and get ready to fall in love all over again. Offering the perfect blend of discrete English ambience, underpinned by four-star hospitality, and gorgeous seascapes, The Headland is a unique wedding venue for an unforgettable celebration.
We are licensed to host civil ceremonies and have a selection of show-stopping suites for you to choose from.
With well-groomed private grounds and easy access to the sandy shores of the world-famous Fistral Beach, The Headland could be the Cornwall wedding venue you’ve been waiting to discover.
Do you offer civil marriage and civil partnership ceremonies?
Yes we offer civil marriage and civil partnership ceremonies.
Do couples & their wedding party have exclusive use of your venue?
Couples and their wedding parties will have their own private areas for the wedding, however as we are such a large hotel we don’t usually offer exclusive use.
Venue capacity – How many guests can attend the day ceremony, if applicable, wedding breakfast & the evening reception?
We are able to cater for weddings from 2-250 people.
Tell us just a little about any wedding packages you offer
We offer a variety of packages to suit all weddings. From variations of our full wedding breakfast packages to vintage tea parties and everything in between we will work with you to help create your own, bespoke celebration.
Do you have in-house catering, or preferred suppliers or are couples free to choose their own caterers?
Our catering in done in house. We have a fantastic team led by our executive chef Christopher Archambault.
Can couples supply their own alcohol for the evening? Is there a corkage fee?
No alcohol can be brought in from outside. We have a varied and fully stocked bar, plus an extensive wine list.
Are couples completely free to choose their own wedding entertainment & do you have a specific sound system?
Couples are free to arrange their own evening entertainment subject to insurance requirements. We have an in-house PA system. All entertainment decisions can be discussed in detail with the couple’s wedding coordinator.
Do you offer accommodation on site? If so, for how many guests?
We have 96 onsite bedrooms and so are more than capable of offering guest accommodation. We can also discuss discounts relating to wedding guests.
Do you have an in-house wedding co-ordinator?
Yes, we have two full time wedding coordinators. We aim for your wedding journey to be looked after by the same planner from the beginning all the way through to your wedding day.
How far in advance can couples or their wedding stylist, florist etc have access to the venue in order to decorate it?
Rooms can be decorated on the day of the wedding.
Do you have gardens or an outdoor area for wedding photographs?
We occupy a stunning position on a headland above the world famous Fistral Beach in Cornwall. We are surrounded by the sea on three sides and can offer incredible views from both inside and outside the venue. Many of our couples also choose to have photographs taken on the beach itself.
What’s your best advice to couples when choosing their perfect wedding venue?
It’s important to go with your heart. We know how special your wedding day will be and we aim to help you create the very best moments and memories that we can. We are blessed with a beautiful building and stunning surroundings, so in addition to this we aim to provide you with the care and service which you deserve.
Any finally, what are your favourite moments from previous wedding you’ve been involved with?
Every wedding which we look after here at The Headland is special. Every couple shares with us their own story, their own hopes and dreams for the future and their love. Watching people tie the knot and take their vows is always an incredibly special moment for us and we remember each and every one fondly.
Many of our couples have returned to us year after year for their anniversary celebrations and to visit and many have become friends.
All images courtesy of The Headland