15 Awesome Ideas for Barn Wedding Decorations

The fun of planning your own barn wedding decorations is one of the hall-marks of a DIY wedding. Since getting our licence for marriage ceremonies in the summer of 2017, we have seem some amazing transformations in our long event barn. 1. Gorgeous blush pink and pastel barn decorations. 2. … Read more

Real Wedding: Autumn Wedding at Barnutopia

A few weeks ago we held a beautiful autumn wedding and ceremony at Barnutopia. The day was cool with a hint of rain and so we set up our long wedding barn for the ceremony and wedding reception. Autumn Wedding Decor The bride and groom chose this cute family tree … Read more

Top 10 Words Used to Describe Barnutopia Single Parent Holidays

Our single parent holidays in the gorgeous Shropshire countryside include breakfasts, suppers, activities and an excursion. Kids and parents love them. These are the words used by happy single mums and dads in reviews of our “single parent takeovers”. Scroll down for the top 10 words and pics taken on Barnutopia single parent … Read more

10 Fabulous Festival Wedding Ideas

Fancy a fabulous festival wedding? Here are 10 festival wedding ideas to inspire you. 1. Colour Think festival and you think colour. There are lots of ways to incorporate colour but the way to make the biggest difference is with your table linen. Dare to stray away from white and … Read more

30 Quirky Wedding Ideas For Your Unconventional Wedding

According to Bridebook’s 2018 report, 40% percent of couples want a quirky wedding that isn’t held at a traditional venue, place of worship or registry office. This has led to an uptick in venues and suppliers catering for more unconventional weddings. Here are 30 ideas for your quirky wedding. 1. … Read more

5 Reasons to Choose a Winter Wedding

A winter wedding has many practical advantages. Venues are cheaper (including ours), suppliers are available, registrars have more openings and guests are more likely to be able to come. Perhaps you want a winter wedding to coincide with your engagement date. Or maybe because your family has lots of birthdays over … Read more

School Trip Accommodation

Yurts, stables, cabins and a bunkhouse make the perfect school trip accommodation for a residential stay with a difference. School Trip Accommodation at Barnutopia Children love the quirky glamping units, which can accommodate up to 35 guests comfortably without sharing beds (and up to 47 at maximum capacity if double … Read more

33 Things to Consider Before Choosing a Rural Wedding Venue

Are you trying to decide whether to get married at a rural wedding venue? Make sure you think through the reality of getting wed in the countryside. You might be surprised at what you’ll find. Already decided? Please see our venue hire details and pricing. 1. Not all farms have … Read more