The Bear Hotel :-
"The Bear Hotel dates back to the 12th century and oozes history,charm and character. Situated in the quaint market town of Cowbridge in the picturesque Vale of Glamorgan. The hotel's facilities for Weddings are unrivalled. Venues include a traditional Georgian Ballroom with high ceilings and chandeliers; the Stone Vaulted "Cellars" Restaurant and the new function suite St Quentins.
Wedding Trivia: CARRYING THE BRIDE OVER THE THRESHOLD Traditionally, the bride had to enter her new home the first time through the front door. If she tripped or stumbled while entering it was considered to be very bad luck. Hence the tradition of the groom carrying the bride over the threshold.