The Lake District is one of the most romantic destinations in the UK, with it’s stunning lakes, rolling countryside, and abundance of beautiful views.
Those who visit the area often fall in love with the place, and return time and time again. For couples who love the great outdoors, the Lake District often holds a special place in their hearts.
Whether or not you are an outdoorsy couple, the Lake District makes the perfect place to get married, and here are our top 4 reasons why.
When it comes to choosing a venue to get married, you’ll have lots of choice in the Lake District. The area lends itself so perfectly to getting wed that plenty of places offer fantastic wedding packages.
Lake District Country Hotels offer elegant bridal suites with luxurious four poster beds and lakeside views, and currently hold the top spot for wedding hotels in the Lake District on TripAdvisor.
Or if you want a truly unique venue, you can even get married at the Donkey Sanctuary, and support a wonderful charity at the same time!
It goes without saying that the photographs from your special day are very important indeed, and getting married in the Lake District will provide the most idyllic background you can imagine.
With a backdrop of fells and lakes, you can be sure of having beautiful photos to remember the day, all year round!
Whether you have a spring wedding against a carpet of bluebells, or a magical and cosy winter wedding, the Lake District is the place to be for photo opportunities. For inspiration check out Lake District Wedding Photography to see what is possible!
The Lake District is actually a foodie paradise, and there are many great catering options for your big day.
The Lakes Catering Company website has mouth watering images of the delicious offerings available, all made from local Cumbrian produce. With so many menus to choose from, you can have anything from pie, mash and gravy to cucumber sandwiches and high tea!
Even if you are planning to jet off on your honeymoon, it’s well worth sticking around in the Lake District for a time once your guests have gone home, or you could just have your entire honeymoon in the Lakes!
Aside from the obvious savings, there are so many great experiences to enjoy together in the area. Of course, there are romantic walks around the Lakes and fells, the adventurous Via Ferrata for thrill-seeking couples, and plenty of luxury to indulge in from Michelin Star restaurants to spa hotels to truly relax you after what is often a wonderful but stressful day!
Whatever you choose to do in the Lake District for your wedding, you’re sure to have an absolutely unforgettable time, and your guests will talk about how special your wedding day was for a long time after the date!
The Lake District truly does accommodate for everything, from intimate bohemian dos to extravagant no holds barred grandeur against a spectacular backdrop.