LAST UPDATED:12 June 2012 at 5:20pm

This is the original funky country-house hotel. The decor is super cool, the 55-acre grounds are sublime, and the signature C-Side Spa has just been refurbished.

It even has its own 12th-century parish church. Newlyweds can retire to The Best Room: this boasts a four-poster bed, bathtub for two and incredible views.

Ceremony capacity: 80; Food cost per head: £40; House wine: £20; Corkage: £15; Marquee available; Countryside setting

Cowley Manor; 01242 870900; www.cowleymanor.com

LAST UPDATED:14 April 2011 at 2:10pm

This is the original funky country-house hotel. The decor at Cowley Manor is super cool, the 55-acre grounds are gorgeous, and the signature C.Side Spa has just been refurbished. It even has its own 12th-century parish church for weddings - plus newlyweds can retire to The Best Room at the end of the day. This boasts a fireplace, king-sized four-poster bed, bathtub for two, plus a stunning view of the grounds.

GUEST LIST 100 THE BILL Exclusive use from £15,000 per day midweek; £20,000 per day at weekends with
a two-night minimum LICENCE? Yes CONTACT 01242 870900; cowleymanor.com.