Cumbria is a county in the North of England. Home to the English Lake District it is predominantly a rural county and considered one of the most... beautiful regions in the UK. With the Lake District on your doorstop you're bound to find an oasis of enchanting wedding venues. From rustic, country barn or marquee wedding venues such as the luxury New Farm House; surrounded by 15 acres of open fields, woods, streams and ponds, to historic mansion house wedding venues, there's something for everyone.
WeddingBooker has all of the wedding venues in Cumbria listed, it's easy to search for and find the ideal wedding venue for you, and with one click of a button you can get prices sent to you via email. No matter what you're looking for, WeddingBooker has all the wedding venues Cumbria can offer, plus more... If you want to extend your search for wedding venues in North England, that's easy too. Start your wedding venue search today. read more
A wedding is a special event, but a wedding in the heart of the Lake District is a truly...
spectacular event. Broadoaks Country House Hotel the perfect Lake District wedding with far reaching views across Windermere offering unique exclusive-use wedding packages that allow you and our guests to enjoy the entire house and it's beautifully manicured grounds for the whole day, night and the following morning.
Originally a Victorian Gentleman’s residence this Lake District Wedding Venue has all the charm, history and intimate grandeur you would expect of this type of property. Broadoaks provides a magical setting for photographs and a range of ceremony areas to choose from. The experienced wedding team at Broadoaks can give great advice and help you create the fairytale wedding you have always dreamed of.
From intimate winter weddings in a country house with grand open log fires to larger outdoor weddings in the gazebo with your guests watching you make your vows in the summer sun, Broadoaks has a chameleon ability to fit your ideas and the number of your guests perfectly.
Broadoaks can be all yours as an exclusive-use wedding venue for your special day. Its beautifully decorated boutique rooms in the main house sleep up to thirty-two adults, plus they have lodges dotted within the grounds for more guests which can also provide the perfect setting for the bride and bridesmaids to get ready.
The Broadoaks restaurant can cater for 100 guests for a sit-down wedding breakfast and up to 130 for an evening function. You and your guests can enjoy exploring the seven acres of gardens during your stay.
Only 5 minutes from Lake Windermere, but in a secluded position away from the hustle and bustle of the town, Broadoaks is that perfect combination of beautiful surroundings and practicality. You can get married in one of the optional licensed ceremony areas at the house, or opt for one of two pretty churches not far away that are easy to access from the hotel.
Four-legged friends are very welcome at Broadoaks, and with helipad access to the grounds, the bride or groom can arrive for the ceremony in helicopter style if they wish!
Broadoaks offers an array of wedding packages that are customizable to fit your needs and can accommodate everything from "just the two of you" wedding packages, to up to 130 for an evening reception and everything in between. Broadoaks are often offering great mid-week wedding package deals too and will provide an amazing deal on last-minute Lake District weddings which start from just £2,995. To get a quote on the phone, call the Broadoaks wedding planning team today. read more
On the shores of Lake Ullswater, Macdonald Leeming House Wedding Venue provides a choice ...
of romantic settings, award winning cuisine and attentive, friendly staff to create a truly memorable day.
You couldn’t choose a more perfect location for your big day than Macdonald Leeming House. The magnificent 200 year old, former private residence is set in 22 acres of mature, landscaped gardens which lead down to the shores of Lake Ullswater. Against, stunning backdrop of the Cumbrian Fells, the hotel retains its historic character and warmth whilst providing the comfort and service you would expect.
Whether you’re planning an intimate reception for up to 30 guests or a grand celebration for up to 200, our wedding team are on hand to create the wedding of your dreams.
Romantic locations for those special photographs and imaginative, mouthwatering wedding breakfast menus complete all the ingredients for the most memorable day of your lives.
Weddings are always special but at Macdonald Leeming House, they are truly unforgettable.
We understand the importance of providing not only the perfect venue and quality service but also the planning and preparation that goes into organising your special day. We have a range of wedding packages to suit your needs and budget, our packages are flexible with the ability to add additional guests as required or personalise any way you choose.
We tailor make weddings to suit your wedding vision, we’ll make sure everything is exactly the way you want it. Summer, autumn or winter, to a last minute whirlwind wedding, we’ve got a package for every occasion.
From décor to cakes, we have a number of suppliers on board to help with the little touches and really add your personality to the day. Our wedding team can help you along the way with making sure everything comes together to make your dream day.
Make your dream day a reality at Macdonald Leeming House.
Whatever you’re looking for we will provide. Whether you want elegant surroundings for an intimate wedding breakfast or a more elaborate celebration, we have it all. All our function rooms are in the original house dating from the elegant Regency period and have opulent décor and furnishings that reflect one of the most romantic periods in British history. Floor to ceiling windows ensure all of your guests can appreciate stunning views of our extensive gardens to Lake Ullswater and the Fells beyond.
The Regency Restaurant is a stunning room with full length windows, boasting panoramic views across our Gardens and Ullswater, the perfect setting for the wedding of your dreams and the picture perfect backdrop for your wedding photographs.
The Restaurant has a private bar situated just off the main entrance, and the sweeping stair case leading from our Bridal suite ensures pictures of your grand entrance are truly magical.
For a more intimate day we offer our stunning Blue Room for up to 30 guests, which boasts our exclusive view across Ullswater and beyond.
The Blue Room offers the lounge area next door for your arrival drinks and so you can keep your guests in suspense before the grand unveiling of the room for your special day.
Macdonald Leeming House Hotel has the pleasure of offering Civil ceremonies within our beautiful venue. Our Licenced Civil Ceremony locations are:
• The Regency Restaurant - Capacity 90 guests
• The Blue Room - Capacity 30 guest
The Registrar will need to be booked directly by the happy couple. Booking is possible up to three years prior to your wedding date. Please note an external charge will be apply for the registrar.
Be inspired by our chef’s passion for food, our menus are written with flair that will impress each and every one of your guests.
Traditional cuisine seasoned with modern cooking methods and techniques, resulting in delectable courses. A choice of menus, canapés and packages are available to add the finishing touches to your day.
Our Head Chef and award winning team are passionate about the food they serve and know, when it comes to quality, it is the details that make all the difference. That is why they use only the finest seasonal ingredients and source only the best produce available. read more
We are delighted to provide you with details regarding Wedding Ceremonies and Receptions...
at Macdonald Old England Hotel & Spa Wedding Venue. A former Georgian residence the Old England, located in the heart of Bowness village, is an elegant Victorian mansion on the shore of Lake Windermere with stunning views of the fells beyond that provides a stunning location for your wedding.
Whether you are planning a small intimate celebration or a more traditional occasion we have a choice of packages to suit every couple. We understand the importance of providing not only the perfect venue and quality service but also the planning and preparation that goes into organising your special day.
With this in mind we are proud to offer a selection of inclusive wedding packages depending on the size of your celebration with an extensive choice of menus to choose from.
Our events team will spend time with you, planning every detail of your day, with this in mind the team will work closely with you in order to help you select the perfect package for your special day.
Weddings are always special but at Macdonald Old England Hotel and Spa, they are truly unforgettable.
The Garden Suite is a stunning room with full length windows, boasting panoramic views across our Gardens and Lake Windermere, the perfect setting of the wedding of your dreams and the picture perfect backdrop for your wedding photographs.
The Suite is self-contained boasting a private entrance and upstairs private bar.
For a more intimate day we offer our stunning Bay Room for up to 18 guests, which boasts our exclusive view across Bowness Bay and beyond.
The Bay Room offers a Reception area for your arrival drinks and so you can keep your guests in suspense before the grand unveiling of the room for your special day.
Macdonald Old England is a truly unique wedding venue where you can safely say you will be the only special couple on the day to ensure we cater for your every need.
Macdonald Old England Hotel and Spa has the pleasure offering Civil ceremonies within our beautiful venue.
Our Licenced Civil Ceremony locations are:
The Garden Suite (Capacity 100)
The Bay Room (Capacity 20)
The Registrar will need to be booked directly by the happy couple. Booking is possible up to 3 years prior to your wedding date. Please note an external charge will be apply for the registrar.
Be inspired by our chef’s passion for food, our menus are written with flair that will impress each and every one of your guests.
Traditional cuisine seasoned with modern cooking methods and techniques, resulting in delectable courses. A choice of menus, canapés and buffet packages are available to add the finishing touches to your special day.
Our Head Chef and award winning team are passionate about the food they serve and know, when it comes to quality, it is the little details that make all the difference. That is why they use only the finest seasonal ingredients and source only the best produce available. read more
Abbey House Hotel & Gardens, six times winner of Cumbria's best wedding venue, invites you...
to host your most special day in manicured perfection.
Hosting in excess of 150 events annually, the Abbey House wedding team is ready to manage your perfect day.
Abbey House Hotel & Gardens sits adjacent to the Furness Abbey Ancient Monument, a place for truly unique photography and special ceremonies.
Refurbished to the highest standard, Abbey House Hotel & Gardens is able to off originality fused with contemporary to give your guests a real 'wow factor' in all aspects of your big day. read more
New House Farm Wedding Venue is a venue of dreams - situated in the stunning Lorton valley...
and surrounded by the Lakeland Fells it is a unique and special place to create your fairy-tale!
Originally built in 1650, New House Farm has retained many of its original features but combines them with a touch of elegance and sophistication to create an atmosphere of a bygone era. Sitting rooms with open log fires, individually designed bedrooms with heavenly beds, delicious duvets and wonderful changing views go to create this unique private venue. The secluded gardens, babbling brooks, enchanting pond and stunning Lake District scenery add the finishing touches to a fairy-tale wedding and provide the perfect backdrop for memorable romantic photographs.
The wedding receptions are held in The Hayloft of an original Lakeland barn which has been restored to the highest standards with traditional materials. Bright and airy with a graceful combination of rustic chic and modern facilities the oak beams are offset by the natural exposed stone walls.
The Hayloft can cater for up to 130 people with the added benefit of having its own professional kitchen. This stunning blank canvas allows you to put your style and mark on your special day. Exclusive use will provide you with two nights of accommodation in our bespoke country house.
New House Farm is a perfect location for your winter wedding. Surrounded by stunning scenery, rolling hills that go on for miles, what better setting could you ask for of crisp snow topped mountains and glistening waters. Our winter weddings run from November until mid March, at a reduced costing.
For smaller weddings we offer a mid week wedding package which is available at a reduced cost. You will have access to the barn from Sunday Afternoon until your special day to decorate how you please.
For intimate weddings with up to 20 of your closest family and friends, our licensed room within our country house will create the perfect backdrop for your special day. This can be tailored to suit every couple, from traditional to a more relaxed informal style. read more
When it comes to crafting your special day there is no detail too small that it doesn’t...
matter. Which is why you’ll find our team are obsessive about the planning, working with you to bring your wedding ideas to life. If you’ve already got the vision, we’ll be the blank canvas for you to work with or, if you’re still designing your dream day, we can help and guide you along the way.
And because we know you’ll want to remember your wedding day forever, you’ll find some fabulous indoor and outdoor backdrops so you’re guaranteed a beautiful photographic record you’ll cherish for years to come. read more
Hundith Hill Hotel Wedding Venue is an impressive Country House Hotel which has been...
family run for over thirty-five years. Located on the outskirts of the Georgian Market Town of Cockermouth, Hundith Hill is one of Cumbria’s Premier Wedding Venues.
Situated in the magnificent Lorton Valley with spectacular views of the Lakeland fells, Hundith Hill Hotel truly is the ideal venue for your dream wedding.
Hundith Hill Hotel provides a treasure trove of photo opportunities from its tree lined driveways, the striking views, the landscape gardens and renovated rose garden outside to the newly refurbished Wallace Function Suite and grand open staircase inside.
We are a photographer’s paradise in both the summer and winter months. Our highly trained wedding co-ordinators understand that each wedding is unique. They will work closely with you, allowing you to create your dream wedding and will be on hand to assist you at any time throughout your wedding preparations.
With four approved rooms for civil ceremonies as well as our beautiful new pergola with the Lakeland fells as a stunning backdrop we are able to cater for all your requirements. read more
Holbeck Ghyll is a traditional Country House Hotel served by an intimate and dedicated...
team. Our hotel is perfectly situated between Ambleside & Windermere and enjoys stunning views of the lake (voted as one of the best in Europe by the Telegraph).
Your Fairytale Wedding
The lake district is one of the most romantic places to say I do and our venue provides the perfect backdrop for your perfect day. Our warm and inviting country house hotel, with open fires, cosy bedrooms, experienced staff and tantalising menus enjoys the most spectacular view in the Lake Distirct…Why come to Windermere and not see the Lake? We don’t know either!
Tailored To You
At Holbeck Ghyll, we believe that no two weddings should ever be the same, which is why we work tirelessly to deliver a day that is unique to you.
This beautiful traditional Arts and Craft House offers outstanding service (without the stuffiness), well-chosen and elegantly prepared menus and, thanks to the stunning surroundings, a truly perfect backdrop for your wedding day. The rare mix of relaxed luxury and exclusivity will make this country house feel like your home-from-home as you celebrate with friends and family.
Accommodating “just us” weddings to larger celebrations of up-to 60 guests (or 150 for marquee weddings), our packages can be tailored to your unique requirements. Exclusive hire of the venue is our recommended option as this does offer the most flexibility and privacy for your day, whilst also providing use of our 22 bedrooms, entire grounds and gardens. read more
Rydal Mount Wedding Venue, in the heart of the English Lake District, lies between...
Ambleside and Grasmere and commands glorious views of Windermere, Rydal Water and the surrounding fells. This was William Wordsworth’s best loved family home for the greater part of his life from 1813 to his death in 1850 at the age of 80. The house, which was a focus for romantic literature, continues to be owned by the Wordsworth family and retains the feel of a lived in family home.
Wordsworth was a keen landscape gardener and the five acre garden remains very much as he designed it. It consists of fell-side terraces, rock pools and an ancient mound.
You couldn't imagine a more tranquil and romantic setting for your special day. read more
Once a working dairy and beef farm Skitby has since been converted to a stylish country...
restaurant and award-winning function venue.
The Traditional sandstone and ancient timber work merge with a cool, chic yet elegant contemporary feel, all helping to create a unique environment. We are happy to tell you that our journey to bring you stylish, elegant events, mouth-watering menus and outstanding service is underway. We believe we will offer you the best possible experience from the moment you meet us to the day we deliver your special occasion. The caring and passionate team at Skitby will always aspire to deliver a professional and seamless service.
Our grounds have plenty of space for marquees as well as beautiful gardens for photographs with views of the lake district and Carrock fells. We are situated a short distance from the Scottish Borders and M74 motorway and only 6 miles from Carlisle Lake District Airport, Carlisle and junction 44 of the M6 motorway with private car parking available.
Skitby is licensed for Civil Ceremonies, Partnerships And Naming Ceremonies and our quirky barn venue offers full exclusivity for your special day. We pride ourselves in our ability to offer a very personal and bespoke wedding planning experience and view the process as an exciting journey leading to your “Happily ever after!!” We ensure that you have a designated member of the team on hand throughout the day.
We are always delighted to welcome same sex and LGBT Weddings!!!
Our Ceremony room with open fire and stunning period grand piano can accommodate between 80 and 100 guests. Our Main Suite with exposed beams and feature stone wall can accommodate 96 guests.
Both the Main Suite and ceremony room can seat 130 guests. For an evening Reception we can accommodate 180 -200 guests. read more
An Occassion to Remember
There is more to The George Hotel than first meets the eye, as... it also offer a range of services for weddings, corporate hospitality, private parties and events.
We are proud to offer a choice of 4 function and meeting rooms, from the small and intimate through to the magnificent grand Ballroom with its own Minstrels Gallery catering up to 120 guests. An added bonus is the private secure car park which is locked every night.
With our dedicated Wedding Planner we can create the ideal programme for your perfect day.
Our civil marriage licence allows us to offer a choice of 4 venues for the ceremony, depending upon numbers of guests attending.
After the ceremony, pose for photographs in our elegant Ballroom with its crystal chandeliers, or make your way to the nearby Penrith Castle for a touch of romantic history to round off the perfect memorable day. read more
Set in 100 acres of outstanding natural beauty, Eden Barn is an exclusive and intimate...
licensed Wedding venue that will immerse your guests in the charm and character of Cumbria’s enchanting Upper Eden Valley. From the vaulted ceiling, to the exposed stone walls and limestone flagged floor, our traditional 200-year-old Westmorland stone barn offers a unique rustic elegance that can be tailored to suit any style conscious couple’s theme.
Enter through our traditional oak barn doors and walk up the aisle surrounded by all the character you could wish for, before you and your partner exchange vows under our enchanting canopy of festoon lights, or under our handcrafted outdoor pavilion with its stunning scenic backdrop. For couples seeking a church wedding, there are several beautiful historic churches nearby.
In addition to the main barn we have a spacious adjoining Reception/Bar area with a striking floral canopy, cosy seating areas, and timber panelled bathrooms. Guests are also able to enjoy our outside areas, which offer stunning views of the surrounding scenery from a landscaped lawn and patio which feature natural wooden seating and a thatched gazebo.
Eden Barn is run by the Harker family and we are conscious that this is your day and we want to make our venue feel personal and special to you. Catering is provided by our sole supplier Southcott Events, who can create bespoke menus using locally sourced produce, and serve your evening food in style from ‘The Shack’. The accommodation brochure on our website, www.edenbarn.co.uk, highlights the excellent local accommodation available nearby. We also have an on-site business from which you can hire tables and chairs.
We are located in Little Musgrave, 3 miles from both Kirkby Stephen and Brough, and 4 miles from the Yorkshire Dales National Park. The nearest train station is only 5 miles away and is on the idyllic Settle to Carlisle Railway line. Eden Barn is also close to Appleby and Ravenstonedale.
• Exclusive hire of our secluded scenic setting
• Holds up to 140 day guests and 200 evening guests
• Licensed for indoor and outdoor ceremonies
• Breathtaking views across the Upper Eden Valley
• Rustic reception area and bar read more
Dallam Tower Estate Wedding Venue is a stunning grade I listed country house wedding venue... in Beetham, near the village of Milnthorpe. Set in 75 hectares of 18th century deer park with 1 hectares of beautiful woodland, and enchanting 19th-20th century ornamental gardens, you can't imagine a more romantic an tranquil setting for your special day. read more
As one of the finest wedding venues in the Lake District, Appleby Castle can provide you... with an unforgettable day filled with romance, elegance and grandeur. This historic setting is exclusively yours and provides everything you need to make your special day a remarkable one. With enchanting ceremony options, awe-inspiring reception spaces, spectacular architecture and luxurious accommodation, it’s easy to see why Appleby Castle is regarded as one of the most incredible castle wedding venues in the country. read more
Welcome to Blaithwaite!
Our family home for over 6 generations, here you will find a... Cumbrian country House, Gardens & Estate Grounds bursting with ornate features and unique character.
From humble beginnings as a mill workers cottage in the 1700’s era, through the Victorian iron and cotton industries, to a working farm and estate, Christian centre and now to us.
Our journey; from 2015 we have breathed new life into this magical place. Beautifully refurbished, uncovering old treasures, restoring features, developing the gardens and preserving our heritage, rest assured Blaithwaite still retains a world of rustic charm.
Our aim is simple for couples to have a wedding day that is as individual as they are!
We offer a fantastic flexible venue for celebrations big or small, with a friendly and personal service.
Come and see for yourselves, we’d love to show you around!
There is a choice of three very different settings for your wedding, civil ceremony or vow renewal, whatever your taste, style or numbers.
Drawing room: Inside our Mansion House with its many original period features, accommodating 2- 60 guests.
Our Barn: In the heart of Blaithwaite, this handsome, sandstone, threshing barn with exposed beams is rustic and atmospheric. Seating 140 guests.
Last but by no means least, is Mary-Jane’s Summer House: Built in the Victorian era for William Donald’s only daughter, situated on a little island at the bottom of the formal gardens, it is truly magical. A totally unique outdoor woodland feel to your ceremony and seating 200.
Where all your guests come together in celebration, whether this is in our Orchard gardens, Infinity terrace, Rose garden or Courtyard. Taylor your drinks to suit your own style or use our quirky pop up bar or a mixture of both, the choice is yours!
Endless Photo Opportunities:
Our 200 year old family estate supplies the perfect backdrop to capture the memories you will create today and treasure forever. Formal gardens, ornate interiors, rustic and quirky features, ancient orchard, cobbled courtyard and romantic rose garden; a photographers dream!
With freedom to choose your caterer, the only limit is your imagination.
Your wedding breakfast may be a relaxed hog roast or BBQ, a chic afternoon tea or a fabulous formal five course meal. A range of catering kitchens (in the Mansion House, Stables and Ellrigg) and outdoor cooking spaces allow your wishes to come true.
An extensive drinks menu inc. your table wines are provided by Blaithwaite House with free drinks tastings and bar consultation included.
Party into the night in our barn, with a stage for entertainment, superb acoustics and lighting opportunities.
A fully stocked bar awaits, inc. local craft ales, artisan gins and malt whiskies, stocked and staffed without additional charge.
Our spacious conservatory leading through from the barn and onto the orchard terrace is a super room.
Great for evening food, chill out space, photo booth or perhaps a candy cart or children’s area. Just enjoy it fully and use it your way!
Tepee & Marquee Weddings:
Blaithwaite ’s extensive grounds give couples a choice of locations to host everything from a festival style tepee with magnificent views and superb sunsets over the Solway, to a Front lawn Garden party Marqee wedding. Whatever your choice, you can be sure the setting will meet your expectations!
Our Mansion House (sleeps 40 in 13 rooms) and our stables (sleeps 20 in 8 rooms) are two characterful properties. Hire on a self-catering basis so everything from the front door is yours to enjoy. You can relax safe in the knowledge that you are surrounded only by your family and friends! This creates a great family atmosphere, so an ideal option to make your stay for the weekend, not just for the night!
Open to the public, our 44 pitch campsite with new toilet and shower facilities has electric hook-ups, fantastic views and a play area. Or why not hire our glamping tepees? Dressed to impressed and great for 6 people.
(unless hired on a whole exclusive estate booking)
Ellrig is great if you require the extra beds we have 52 in our basic bunk house. Why not bring your guests together for a pre or post wedding gathering in our large, self catered open plan loft space.
The Coach House is a splendid 3 bedroom cottage sleeping 8 with spectacular views. All of our accommodation is hired separately on a nightly basis, so you can book as much or as little as you need. For those who choose an exclusive event, you can hire the entire estate. read more
Get married on the shores of Ullswater in the Lake District. Our stunning grounds include... 18 acres of Lake District National Park and a quarter of a mile of private lakeshore. With views towards the lake and fells, our hotel and its surroundings make for an effortlessly romantic backdrop. We have licensed spaces in which you can get married, seating up to 80. Exclusive use of the hotel for you and your guests ensures that your wedding is private and your guests are relaxed. read more
Cumbria is a county in the North of England. Home to the English Lake District it is predominantly a rural county and considered one of the most...beautiful regions in the UK. With the Lake District on your doorstop you're bound to find an oasis of enchanting wedding venues. From rustic, country barn or marquee wedding venues such as the luxury New Farm House; surrounded by 15 acres of open fields, woods, streams and ponds, to historic mansion house wedding venues, there's something for everyone. WeddingBooker has all of the wedding venues in Cumbria listed, it's easy to search for and find the ideal wedding venue for you, and with one click of a button you can get prices sent to you via email. No matter what you're looking for, WeddingBooker has all the wedding venues Cumbria can offer, plus more... If you want to extend your search for wedding venues in North England, that's easy too. Start your wedding venue search today. read more