The Island Wedding Venue

‘The Perfect Blank Canvas for You’

The Island is the ideal setting for a truly unique wedding. Available for exclusive use, you are given the chance to enjoy a personal celebration in stunning surroundings. Located in an area of outstanding natural beauty; the island is surrounded by The Great River Ouse whilst overlooking Portholme – one of Europe’s largest water meadows. Such picturesque settings provide the prettiest backdrop for your celebrations and offer plenty of great opportunities for your wedding photos.

Above all, whilst having the freedom and flexibility to create the space you have always dreamed of; you can also benefit from the help and advice offered from the friendly and experienced events team. With over 8 years’ experience of hosting weddings they know how to help, advise and guide you so that your day is truly special and meets all your expectations.

In the words of the team themselves, there is nothing they like more than helping you realise your wedding dreams.

“Far more than a perfect wedding venue, the Island team offers a personal supportive; helpful and inspiring assistance from the outset was wonderful and much appreciated. This was backed up with a ‘’can do’’ attitude that helped to make our dreams come true.’’ – Louise & Trevor


Firstly, the exclusive hire is for a 6 day period. This allows the tent to be set up on Tuesday and taken down on a Monday. Your wedding will be the only one during the hire period, emphasising exclusivity at this venue.

Wedding Ceremonies

Secondly, with a license to hold ceremonies, couples can choose to have their entire wedding at just one venue, eliminating the difficulty and stress for guests having to move from one location to another.

Riverside Gazebo

The uniqueness doesn’t just stop at the beautiful surroundings as you have the opportunity to say ‘I do’ underneath The Island’s stunning Riverside Gazebo. This is situated across the bridge in the grounds of historic island hall.

Later on, enjoy your evening under the stars as you dine and dance the night away in The Islands stunning tents. Create memories like no other surrounded by The Islands beautiful backdrop.

Wedding Suppliers

‘’We love what we do, and it gives us great pleasure to put you in touch with specialist suppliers who feel the same’’

Only tried and tested suppliers who offer great quality and service are recommended by The Island Wedding Venue. Understanding that every wedding is unique, only suppliers who can customise everything to fit every client’s specific plans and needs are approved.

Fantastic Fireworks are now a trusted supplier at The Island Wedding Venue. If you are looking for that extra special addition to your day then a fireworks display will give you just that. This venue is the perfect location for your personalised fireworks display. From heart explosions to huge star bursts, we have it all!

Here at Fantastic Fireworks we have 35 years of experience in providing the perfect end to your perfect day. We offer a variety of wedding packages to suit all pockets. Whichever you choose, you can be sure we will be there to set it up, fire it and leave you with memories you will never forget!

Download our latest wedding fireworks price list here or email [email protected] for more information.

Final Touch

Finally, one last special attribute this remarkable venue has to offer is the ability to arrive and leave by The River Great Ouse on a small boat. Just a 7 minute journey to and from the Old Bridge Hotel and being completely electric making it both silent and fume free, this is an experience you do not want to miss out on. So, choose The Island for your special day and make the river a part of your story.