Swavesey Windmill

Swavesey Windmill

A unique wedding venue, in a stunning setting

A unique wedding venue, in a stunning setting

The Venue

If you love the idea of saying ‘I do’ in the great outdoors, Swavesey Windmill is the perfect wedding venue to tie the knot in beautiful surroundings. With picturesque gardens and intimate event spaces, Swavesey Windmill can cater to most styles and needs.

Swavesey Windmill - a Unique Wedding Venue in Cambridgeshire


Historic & Beautiful

Built by J. Redford in 1866, Swavesey Windmill is a Grade II listed building, recognised as a landmark in this area of the Cambridgeshire fens where the tower and white dome can be seen for miles.

The Windmill’s beautiful gardens and event spaces have been completely renovated to create a truly magical wedding venue.

The gardens with their lake, jetty and hidden features are ideal for photos after the ceremony, offering a stunning backdrop for pictures on your special day.

A romantic and quaint wedding venue, Swavesey Windmill is the perfect location for those seeking a unique and intimate ceremony.

Swavesey Windmill indoor Wedding Reception

Celebration Spaces

Space for Everyone

Offering seats for up to 96 guests, with room for extra evening guests this is the perfect venue for intimate celebrations.

Our licence gives you the choice of whether to hold your ceremony inside, or outside by the lake. We even ensure that your wedding looks and feels the way you want it to by providing a dedicated events coordinator. 

Experienced and flexible, our staff will help you to plan for your event, from catering to entertainment, flowers and other services, or if you prefer, we’ll work with your chosen suppliers. Either way, we’ll ensure that your day runs smoothly, that’s why we say it’s your wedding, your way.


What we have to offer

  • Licenced Bar

    Fully stocked bar staffed by friendly, trained professionals.
  • Unique Venue

    Swavesey Windmill is the perfect countryside venue for your special day
  • Beautiful Setting

    A truly unique wedding venue full of charm, beauty and romance.
  • Relaxed

    We are flexible about how you use the event spaces and are happy to work with you to achieve your dream day
  • Professional

    All of our staff are fully trained to cater for your perfect day.
  • Photogenic

    The gardens, lake jetty and marquee are ideal for your photos.
  • Wedding Licence

    We are licenced to hold weddings & civil ceremonies.
  • Accessibility

    We understand that everyone is different, so we do what we can to provide an inclusive and accessible venue for all

See for yourself

Your event in detail

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