UK Wedding Destinations: Top 10 Peak District Venues
Founded in 1951, the Peak District was England’s first national park and remains one of Europe’s busiest. Filled with natural beauty, such as moors and dales, rivers, springs and caverns, the Peak District has truly breathtaking views. It also has pretty villages and historic houses. So, it is the perfect location for a magical wedding. Discover our favourite Peak District wedding venues here.
Hidden away in the heart of rural Staffordshire, Alrewas Hayes is a picturesque and secluded estate steeped in history. Nestled in the 100-acre estate is the stunning, Grade II listed Queen Anne residence. Offering versatile events spaces accommodating from 50-650 guests, Alrewas Hayes can host lavish celebrations or intimate weddings. The Orangery and Lobby are within the historic wing of the House and filled with natural light. The purpose-built Great Barn is also perfect for large-scale affairs. There is also The Courtyard, offering an idyllic outdoor setting for blessings. Alrewas Hayes offers a unique combination of country estate seclusion, historical grandeur and welcoming, familial warmth. So, here you can host your dream Peak District wedding with ease.
Want to find out more about Alrewas Hayes? Get in touch here.
Nestled at the foothills of the Peak District National Park, The Ashes is a glorious 50-acre estate. At the end of a tree-lined driveway and over a 17th century stone bridge, you’ll find a beautiful countryside wedding venue. From an idyllic pond, lustrous lake and apple orchard to wheat fields and bubbling brooks, The Ashes is truly enchanting. The Grade II* listed country house with formal lawns and landscaped beds or the rustic stone barns act as perfect backdrops for your wedding photographs. The West Barn is a 17th-century Grade II* listed rustic barn. Warm and charming, this ceremony space features a fantastic aisle, original mullioned windows and stunning exposed oak beams. The East Barn is perfect for a celebratory feast. A stunning Grade II* listed barn also featuring warm stone, a polished oak floor and original timber beams.
Want to know more? Get in touch with Ashes Barns & Country House here.
Originally built in the 1700s, The Crescent is a gorgeous Grade l Georgian hotel. Iconic architecture, a curved, honey-stone façade, provides a unique, luxurious backdrop for your wedding. Inside, there are several beautiful function rooms, such as the magnificent, 18th-century Ballroom. These spaces have all been fully restored to their former beauty with original features such as the intricate painted ceiling and pillars. At the heart of the renovated Spa is an original thermal pool, fed by mineral water from a nearby ancient spring! There is also a host of relaxation and leisure facilities including a rooftop pool, sauna, steam and ice rooms, a fitness studio and a beauty salon. So, you and your guests can be treated to a luxurious wedding weekend, with 81 deluxe bedrooms to accommodate overnight guests. Experienced wedding coordinators are dedicated to creating an unforgettable Peak District wedding for you.
Want to get married here? Contact the Ensana Buxton Crescent team.
Heaton House Farm is a charming former dairy farm with a collection of stunning sandstone barns, beautifully blending rustic charm with contemporary chic. When you are getting ready, you and your bridal party can enjoy the stunning bridal suite, which is glamourous, spacious and light. For the ceremony, this venue has four spaces, with indoor and outdoor locations to choose from. You could have a traditional marriage in the oak beamed entrance barn, enjoy an intimate outdoor wedding under an oak pagoda or celebrate in style under a magical night sky. Indulge during your wedding breakfast in the stunning Steeles Barn, before celebrating outdoors in the expansive grounds, including the private, water gardens). With breathtaking views and quaint traditional features, Heaton House Farm provides a beautiful backdrop for a Peak District wedding.
Like the sound of Heaton House Farm? Contact their team today.
Situated in Hope Valley, Losehill House is a spectacular location for your big day. With exclusive use of the hotel, you can turn your wedding into a fantastic event. You have the option of hosting your wedding in the beautiful Orangery, Moorgate suite or in a marquee in the stunning grounds. Follow your ceremony with champagne reception on the lawn, followed by a unique, house party style reception across the lounge bar and Orangery. Losehill House is passionate about tailoring your wedding package to create your dream wedding down to the last detail.
Want to know more? Enquire with Losehill House Hotel.
The Fox & Goose on Pudding Pie Hill is a historic venue filled with charm and character. Inside, you’ll find ceremony spaces such as the Abbey Suite, the Orangery and the Priory Room. Original features remain throughout these rooms, contributing to the idyllic atmosphere. With the most breathtaking panoramic views of the Peak District National Park, Pudding Pie Hill also offers a gorgeous outdoor wedding setting. You have the option of a spectacular marquee or tipi wedding, framed by an impressive woodland area. Don’t forget to make a wish in the famous Wigley Wishing Well!
Want to know more about The Fox & Goose at Pudding Pie Hill? Enquire today.
Nestled in a 29-acre estate, Ringwood Hall Hotel & Spa is a stunning 19th-century country house with idyllic gardens and parkland. The charming interior of the Grade II-listed manor house boasts a wide choice of reception rooms and banqueting suites. There is also the option of a marquee, garden pavilion and private bars. The gorgeous, historic gardens have been beautifully restored to their Victorian heritage. Ringwood Hall also has a dedicated ‘field to fork’ programme which provides only the freshest ingredients for your wedding breakfast. There is also a luxury, private couple’s suite in the Garden Secret Spa. There you can treat yourself, with its vitality pool, saunas and steam room, in preparation for the big day. This venue has been passionately hosting Peak District weddings for 20 years. So, you can be sure your dream wedding will become a reality.
Like the sound of this venue? Contact Ringwood Hall Hotel & Spa today.
Nestled in the middle of the beautiful spa town of Buxton, with wonderful views of the Peak District National Park, the Palace Hotel is a romantic and picturesque venue. The hotel offers unique and charming function rooms, featuring stained glass windows, elaborate décor and views over the impressive grounds. The striking Victorian façade provides a stunning backdrop for wedding photography. The five acres of landscaped gardens are also picture perfect. With accommodation for up to 168 guests and a team of dedicated wedding coordinators, the Palace Hotel is perfect for a luxurious wedding!
Want to know more about The Palace Hotel? Contact their team today.
Situated in the heart of the countryside, Osmaston Park is part of a beautiful, 3000-acre park at the southern tip of the Peak District. A magnificent marquee can be tailored to suit any party size, up to a capacity of 500. The decor of the marquee can be personalised by each couple to tie in with whatever theme or colour scheme they have in mind. So, you can be totally unique as this beautiful marquee provides you with a blank canvas. Osmaston Park is a picturesque setting that allows you to add your personal touches to your dream wedding.
Want to know more about Osmaston Park? Enquire today.
Set within idyllic surroundings, Van Dyk is a charming country house hotel filled with character and style. The historic house has been beautifully restored, embracing the building’s original glamour. The gorgeous grounds and gardens boast immaculately manicured lawns and a fantastic terrace area. Whether you are planning a small, intimate affair or a grand celebration, the hotel has several ceremony spaces, such as the delightful Bowden or majestic Ballroom. With award-winning food and luxury accommodation, Van Dyk boasts a range of wedding packages which can be tailored to perfectly suit your wedding day.
Like the sound of Van Dyk by Wildes? Contact them today.
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