UK Wedding Destinations: Top Wedding Venues in and around The Lake District
Looking to be married near the Lake District’s natural beauty and picturesque views? This beautiful location in the North West of England is an incredibly popular spot and with the rise in staycation weddings and weddingmoons, Cumbria and The Lakes are set to be an incredibly popular wedding destination in the coming years. There are a number of amazing wedding venues in Cumbria, this idyllic location is famous for its gorgeous backdrops and breathtaking countryside views. Here are some of our favourite venues in and around the Lake District; perfect for any couple hoping for natural, stunning wedding pictures.
Askham Hall is a stunning wedding venue near Penrith. Located within touching distance of the beautiful ruins of Lowther Castle, this gorgeous, country house venue is incredibly atmospheric and steeped in history. Askham Hall is set amid stunning gardens. Their on-site caterers offer menus filled to the brim with flavour and made with ingredients which have been grown on the ancient Lowther family estate. It is perfect for any couple searching for a venue that has historical value as well as beauty!
Want to find out more about Askham Hall? Get in touch here.
Voted Wedding Venue of the Year by Cumbria Tourism, this exclusive use venue is a little slice of heaven. This Lakeland country house sits atop a six-acre eerie. The stunning hills of Windermere act as the most gorgeous backdrop, perfect for any couple dreaming of saying ‘I do’ in a quintessentially British, countryside location. This venue seats 100 for the ceremony and can host up to 130 for the reception.
In love with Broadoaks Boutique Country House? Get in touch with their team.
The Casterton Grange Estate is a new, exclusive use venue in Cumbria. Situated near the picturesque town of Kirkby Lonsdale, this magical Victorian house with three idyllic cottages and stunning grounds make it an enviable setting to tie the knot. Whether you are looking for a cosy and intimate ceremony or want to go all out with a lavish affair, this venue has many flexible options to suit your style. Casterton Grange is ideal for any couple wanting to be wed somewhere romantic, elegant and private.
Want to get married here? Get in touch with the team at Casterton Grange Estate.
This jaw-dropping Georgian Mansion sits proudly on the shoreline of Lake Windermere, Storrs Hall is an idyllic and picturesque venue. The mansion boasts beauty and charm alike and is perfect for small occasions and larger affairs. Plus, if you’ve always dreamt of an outdoor ceremony, it has the perfect setting. Thanks to the stunning architecture, woodland walks, sweeping shoreline, the Temple of Heroes and a jetty, your wedding pictures are sure to be amazing!
Looking for more information? Contact Storrs Hall today.
Set within the rolling hills of the Cumbrian countryside, New House Farm is a gorgeous barn venue ready for you to make your own. You can hire this venue as a completely blank canvas, ready for you to get creative and make your dream wedding day come to life. This picturesque and bright venue is the perfect combination of rustic charm and elegance. You could have an intimate affair or a larger celebration at this venue, seating from 25 guests to 130.
Interested in tying the knot at New House Farm? Get in touch with their team today.
The Macdonald Leeming House Hotel is located on the shores of Lake Ullswater. This gem of a wedding venue is nestled in the breathtaking North Lakes near Penrith. With stunning views of the Cambrian Fells, the hotel retains its rich, historic character and warmth; perfect for any couple looking for somewhere idyllic to tie the knot. From intimate celebrations of 30 guests, to extravagent celebrations for up to 200; the team at Macdonald Leeming House Hotel are proud of their service and are here to give you the wedding day of your dreams.
Want to learn more about this venue? Get in touch with the team at Macdonald Leeming House Hotel.
This venue’s setting is simply breath-taking. Set across 15 acres of incredible, Lake District countryside, Inn on the lake is an idyllic lakeside venue. It is perfect for those unforgettable wedding photographs, with its spectacular setting on the shores of Ullswater. The three private jetties provide gorgeous backdrops and their restaurant boasts a AA 2 Rosette. On top of that, this venue can service weddings of up to 110 guests and with the attentive service from the team at Inn on the Lake, you and your guests are sure to have a spectacular day.
Want to learn more about Inn on the Lake? Enquire today.
We absolutely love the North Lakes Hotel in Ullswater. This charming venue near Penrith is a stylish, four-star hotel with a beautiful backdrop. This hotel venue can host intimate weddings, with smaller packages designed specifically for couples looking to spend their day with their nearest and dearest. There are also larger packages available for affairs of up to 180 guests. Plus, a spa membership is included in their wedding packages for the Bride & Groom along with a spa treatment for the Bride. So, you can be sure to relax during the planning in New Lakes Hotel’s lovely spa.
Loving the sound of New Lakes Hotel? Get in touch with their expert team.
With gorgeous views across Lake Windermere, Macdonald Old England Hotel is a romantic, lakeside venue. This charming venue is perfect for couples looking for somewhere where they can truly personalise their day. The Macdonald Old England Hotel has a range of packages available to suit many budgets, and your day is totally unique to you as the team at the hotel help you create your ideal day. Plus, the Lake District location is just stunning and acts as the perfect backdrop for your wedding pictures.
Want to get married here? Enquire at Macdonald Old England Hotel today.
The Cumbria Grand Hotel is a beautiful venue, nestled in woodland on the outskirts of Grange over Sands. This Victorian building is filled to the brim with grandeur; perfect for any couple looking for an elegant wedding day. This hotel venue is simply beautiful and the Cumbria Grand Hotel’s team of wedding experts pride themselves in their amazing customer service. So, they will ensure you and your guests are looked after from the minute you all arrive.
Want to learn more about The Cumbria Grand Hotel? Enquire today.
Cote How is a unique and secluded location in the heart of the Lake District. Perfect for small, intimate weddings, Cote How specialises in romantic elopements for 2. They also host larger barn and outdoor weddings, perfectly set against the timeless, enchanting backdrop of their own lake, Rydal Water. Cote How aims to create all-inclusive, authentic Lake District weddings in a relaxed and friendly manner. They host only a select number of weddings each year, so they can dedicate their entire attention to each wedding in turn. So, Cote How weddings offer a unique Lake District twist; a blend of individuality, personality and true Lake District charm.
Love the sound of Cote How? Enquire today.
Overlooking picturesque scenery of the Cumbrian countryside, and set in 100 acres, this exclusive use and intimate licensed Wedding Barn is a top choice for couples wanting a romantic, rustic wedding. The Eden Wedding Barn has a newly created lounge with a bohemian, relaxed vibe and is available on an exclusive hire basis for couples both before and after their ceremony. Features such as the gorgeous, vaulted ceilings, the exposed stone walls, and limestone floor really make this traditional, Westmorland stone barn a unique venue. Perfect for couples wanting somewhere memorable to tie the knot in an elegant, yet simple way. Plus, this venue can be tailored to suit most themes and styles. We think it’s just beautiful!
Love the sound of Eden Wedding Barn? Get in touch with their team today.
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