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Cowley Manor, Cowley

Muddy says: A contemporary take on the Cotswold country house hotel where chic modern interiors plus cool bar, amazing spa and stupendous surroundings equals 21st-century nirvana.

Food & Drink

The Field Kitchen

Muddy says: A lovely lunch-and-brunch restaurant near Bradford on Avon, in beautiful surroundings in the Glove Factory Studios. Oh, and they do weddings too.

Cafés

Celfie Hair and Make Up

Muddy says: We love love love this amazing hair and beauty star - perfect for weddings, and Finalist in the Muddy Awards 2019!

Beauty

The Umbrella Bar Company

Muddy says: Getting hitched? Having a party? Got a big event coming up? You’re gonna need one of these babies!

Bar Hire

Howard’s House Hotel

Muddy says: Could this be the best kept secret in Wilts? Let’s find out, shall we?

Food & Drink

Temple Guiting Manor & Barns

Muddy says: Girls' weekend? Celebration bash? Weekend away without the Mudlets? Personal chef, treatment rooms, cinema room, two hot tubs - Temple Guiting has got it all!

Holiday Cottages

The Great Tythe Barn

Muddy says: Planning a wedding? Are you after the most dreamy, romantic setting in the heart of the Cotswolds? The Great Tythe Barn is just perfect.

Bed & Breakfast

Hatton Court Hotel

Muddy says: Big love goes out to this lovely country house hotel in the heart of the Cotswolds, perfect for a weekend escape or the wedding of your dreams

Food & Drink

Fabulous Functions

Muddy says: Planning a wedding? Then you'll need to be fabulous - we love love love these super stylists who will transform your wedding venue into a little slice of heaven

China Hire

Nanny Nellies Attic

Muddy says: Fancy a quintessential English tea party for your wedding? Ah, we’ve got just the ticket. A big Muddy hand for these gorgeous vintage decorations

China Hire

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Cotswold House Hotel & Spa

Muddy says: We've fallen head over heels for this manor house hotel's bijou wedding offerings.

Venues

Pure Punjabi

Muddy says: We love this amazing mother and daughter team, whose fab company offers Indian cookery courses, home meal kits and wedding event catering

Caterers

Grittleton House

Stunning grounds, venue to die for, delicious food, immaculate staff…we promise you won’t be disappointed if you throw your Big Bash here!

Party

The Little Pickle

We love this young, funky, and utterly delicious local catering duo

Caterers

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Averys Wine Merchant

Muddy says: Bored of supermarket plonk and feel like you’re grown-up enough to get a bit more knowledgeable about what you’re filling your wine o’clock with? Follow us…

Food & Drink

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It’s Platinum Not Grey

Muddy says: Apart from being the beauty salon with the coolest name EVER, this new salon in Gorse Hill is young, funky and has a group pamper room. What more do you need?

Beauty

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The Greenway Hotel & Spa, Cheltenham

Here at Muddy we've fallen head over heels for the charms of this handsome country manor house hotel, with its knockout looks and luxury trappings.

Food & Drink

Shen London

Muddy says: Diamonds are a girl’s best friend, but none is better than the diamond jewellery masterminds at Shen London.

Gifts

Larmer Tree Gardens

Muddy says: We love the breezy, open air vibe at Larmer Tree. With ornate gardens, pavilions, halls and secret spaces, it’s perfect for the quintessential English country wedding.

Party

Elmore Court

Muddy says: Searching for a Great Gatsby-style wedding venue with a pinch of festival magic? You’ve come to the right place. Elmore Court has the perfect balance of old world charm and lively party atmosphere to celebrate your nuptials in style

Party

Casterley Barn

Muddy says: We luuuuuurve this luxury, eco-friendly wedding venue with stunning views of the Wiltshire countryside. Party into the small hours while saving the environment. What’s not to love?

Party

The Old Lodge, Minchinhampton

Muddy says: We’re blown away by this elemental wedding venue on top of the world on Minchinhampton Common.

Food & Drink

Harriet’s Organic Hairdressing

Muddy says: A salon with a difference, this fab, little Stroud hairdressers isn’t just there to make you look amazing, it’s also got your hair’s health in its sights.

Hair

Bowood Hotel, Spa and Golf Resort

Muddy says: Snooze, spa, fine dine and positively chillax in one of the finest luxury hotels in Wiltshire. It's a huge Muddy tick from us!

Food & Drink

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