Instagram is home to stunning photography and social networking through a photographic medium. To-date over 40 billion photos & videos have been shared on Instagram! 
Wedding venues have a unique ability to take advantage of Instagram due to the very nature of their businesses.
Everyday 1,000's of weddings take place across the UK, resulting in millions of photos that wedding venues can harness. With each wedding comes a unique new take on the location, providing an endless supply of ever-changing photographic content for venues to publish.
Below you'll find 10 of the top wedding venues to follow on Instagram in 2017!
Aynhoe Park | 1,024 Posts | 11,300+ Followers @AynhoePark
"A private family home embodying British eccentricity, just one hour from London." - Got to be honest, I was won over by the silver tray croc, and that was before I saw the other incredible photos from this curious English wedding venue.
Calcot Manor | 677 Posts | 2,400+ Followers @Calcot_Manor
"Celebrated country house hotel with world-class spa, restaurant, pub and meeting rooms set in 220 acres of Cotswolds meadowland." - Calcot Manor are very active on social media, with beautiful promotional and 'behind the scenes' published posts.
Limewood Hotel | 1304 Posts | 19,500+ Followers @LimewoodHotel
"5 star luxury country house hotel and spa in the New Forest." - Limewood Hotel is a fantastic country escape wedding venue that loves to celebrate their incredible culinary expertise. Lots of mouth watering imagery used in their posts.
Hedsor House | 642 Posts | 8,700+ Followers @Hedsor
"Tatler & Vogue's dream wedding venue, filming & corporate retreat location." - Weddings at Hedsor House are magnificent. With spectacular spaces both indoors and out, it's easy to understand why it's a dream wedding venue for so many brides.
Woods' Silver Fleet | 695 Posts | 880+ Followers @Woods_Silver_Fleet
"Luxe river cruisers Silver Sturgeon, Silver Barracuda & Silver Darling." - Ultimate luxury British wedding venue, a private yacht charter on the River Thames, Laurent-Perrier champagne in hand!
St. Pancras Renaissance Hotel | 1,505 Posts | 10,100+ Followers @StPancrasRen
"Steeped in history, it's one of London's most romantic wedding venues." - This hotel venue is an icon for London luxury. Instagram posts are elegant and artistic, but still with a sense of fun and excitement for this historic wedding venue.
Hotel Café Royal | 1,392 Posts | 23,700+ Followers @HotelCafeRoyal
"A British institution in the heart of London." - Continuing the London luxury venue theme, Hotel Café Royal on Regent Street presents Instagram followers with images of high-end luxury, quality, fine food and British elegance.
Tunnels Beaches | 72 Posts | 347+ Followers @TunnelsBeaches
"A uniquely designed coastal wedding venue – accessed via a hand carved tunnel through the cliff" - Whilst not the most followed Instagram wedding venue, Tunnels Beaches makes our list simply due to its awe-inspiring location and photographic content.
Great Fosters | 602 Posts | 2,400+ Followers @GreatFosters
"A luxury hotel with 2 restaurants in a Grade One listed building set in 50 acres of stunning gardens." - Hugely romanticised, this historic wedding venue gardens provide an idyllic backdrop for Brides & Grooms, even including a Japanese bridge.
Blenheim Palace | 326 Posts | 35,400+ Followers @BlenheimPalace
"The Palace is surrounded by over 90 acres of Formal Gardens including the Water Terraces, Rose Garden and the Duke's Italian Garden, which provide a romantic and charming backdrop for your special occasion." - Who wouldn't want to get married in a palace! Much of this wedding venue's Instagram posts depict the stunning grounds upon which Blenheim Palace is found.
This is just a handful of the fantastic UK wedding venues using Instagram in 2017. For information on more locations take a look at Instagram accounts like:
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