Penarth Fawr Medieval Hall is a Grade I listed building and also a licensed wedding venue which makes it the perfect choice for a magical elopement wedding in Wales! You’ll find this absolute gem of a ceremony-only and dog-friendly wedding venue not far from Pwllheli on the Llyn Peninsula. Just Imagine getting married in a breathtakingly stunning building that dates as far back as 1476!
If you’re currently dreaming up a super romantic Welsh elopement or wedding for 2 in Wales – Penarth Fawr should definitely feature high on your list. Safle hanesyddol llawn rhamant (as the Welsh would say) – Penarth Fawr is a historical site full of romance and filled to the brim with rugged charm and undeniable magic!
By booking a licensed ceremony-only wedding venue in Wales you will have total freedom to do whatever you like with the rest of your day! Penarth Fawr Medieval Hall does have a hut on site for a romantic getaway for two and there are also plenty of other options out there. For a bit of luxury – stay at the super slick Plas Gwyn, a boutique self-catering 16th century country house with an ultra modern extension and a private hot tub overlooking Snowdon (featured below).
For those hoping for a mini adventure nearby – Snowdonia is pretty much just around the corner so bring a picnic and take some time out for epic wedding photographs featuring stunning views. Taking your wedding dress (and new husband) and jumping into a picturesque lake totally optional.
There’s a cottage on site and plenty of amenities nearby making it the perfect choice for a romantic getaway wedding in Wales. Check out Y Madryn down the road, a community hub offering a warm welcome and traditional meals served in a family friendly and relaxed atmosphere. Keen to play a round of golf? You’re in luck – you’ll also find Clwb Golff Pwllheli nearby, one of North Wales’ finest golf clubs.
As the only dedicated elopement photographer & planner in Snowdonia – I’m more than happy to share some of the awesome locations I’ve discovered on previous elopements once you’re booked in! We’ll keep it local and get you connected to other talented wedding suppliers in the area such as bakers, florists, caterers etc – simply head on over to my contact form and we’ll get on it straight away! I promise planning a legal elopement wedding at Penarth Fawr or any other small wedding venue in Snowdonia could be the most stress-free way to have a once-in-a-lifetime wedding day in Wales!
For more info and to book this venue speak to Karen at Penarth Fawr Medieval House, Chwilog, Gwynedd, LL53 6LQ, t: 01443 336 000.
More UK Elopement Photography inspiratioj:
Scott & Emily’s Llyn Peninsula Elopement with Flight the dog, a riverside picnic and a visit to a secret waterfall;
Steffan & Becky’s Snowdonia Elopement with a spiritual riverside blessing and wedding doughnuts;
Carly & Paige’s romantic lesbian elopement, as featured in The Times!
Ian & Magda’s Conwy Elopement with family & kids;
Babs Boardwell is a wedding & elopement photographer based in Llangollen, servicing Wales and the surrounding areas. Often provides services for weddings across the whole of the U.K. Specialises in capturing artistic portraits paired with unique storytelling moments to produce natural, romantic wedding photography. The Clwydian Range is home but available for travel across the whole of the U.K.