If you're looking for a no-corkage wedding venue near Birmingham, look no further than Bredenbury Court Barns - where there is no corkage or service charge during your wedding day.
We offer all of the convenience and charm of a traditional barn wedding venue, with the added bonus of not having to worry about being charged for bringing your own alcohol! This makes us a perfect choice for couples who want to save money on their wedding day. Plus, our beautiful location in the heart of the countryside is sure to impress your guests!
No corkage or service charge during your wedding day
We offer no corkage, nor service charge, during your wedding day from your reception through to toast drinks and your wedding breakfast. We want to offer couples the option to supply their own drinks without any additional cost, so we are committed to being a no corkage wedding venue.
Whether you’re wanting to serve an array of traditional ales or you want to share your favourite wines with your guests, as a no corkage wedding venue you can plan the ultimate drinks reception for your special day at Bredenbury Court.
How does our No Corkage service work?
Our fabulous caterers provide all the necessary glassware, ice and staff for the service of your own drinks throughout the daytime (we even provide the fruit for your Pimms!).
There is no service charge for this service. And unlike many no corkage wedding venues, our evening Atrium Bar drinks are priced at local pub prices – this often comes as a pleasant surprise to your guests!
We simply ask the Bride or Groom to schedule their drinks delivery a few days before their big day (guests may not bring their own alcohol with them on the day!).
Bredenbury Court Barns Wedding Drinks Packages
If you wish to leave the provision of daytime drinks for your big day to us, we also have a range of extremely competitive drinks packages. We are happy to offer you wholesale priced daytime drinks from The Bredenbury Court Barns Cellar on a sale or return basis.
Wonderful wines start from £7.25 per bottle!
The Atrium Bar (adjoining the Oak Barn) is a full pay bar with card facilities, provided by Jenkinsons and is open all day! The comprehensive bar offers your guests a wide range of beers, ciders, wines, fizz, spirits and soft drinks including premium draught beers Amstel, Kronenburg 1664, Theakstons Peculiar IPA, Symonds Cider and premium hot drinks including Starbucks coffee.
The Atrium Bar closes at 11.45 pm.
What is a no-corkage wedding venue?
A no-corkage wedding venue is a venue that does not charge a fee for bringing in your own alcohol. This can save you a lot of money on your wedding day, as you won’t have to purchase alcohol from the venue. No corkage venues are becoming increasingly popular in the UK, as they offer a great way to save money on your wedding day.
What's a typical corkage fee in the UK?
Corkage fees in the UK can vary greatly, depending on the venue. Some venues will charge a flat fee per bottle of wine, while others will charge a percentage of the total bill. At Bredenbury Court Barns, we don’t believe in hidden fees, so we don’t charge corkage!
Do you have to pay a corkage fee?
If a wedding venue doesn’t offer any corkage options, you may be required to pay a corkage fee. However, there are a few ways to avoid corkage fees. At Bredenbury Court Barns, we don’t believe in hidden fees, so we don’t charge corkage!
What does full corkage mean?
Full corkage means that the venue will let you bring in your own alcohol, but they will charge a fee for doing so. Corkage fees can vary greatly, depending on the venue so its always a good idea to ask in advance. We’ve heard of venue’s charging £10 a bottle in corkage!
What is a dry-hire venue?
A dry hire venue means that you are responsible for supplying your own food and drink. This is opposed to a wet hire venue, where the venue would provide these things for you. No corkage venues are typically dry hire venues.