Lake District Country Hotel weddings

In the picturesque Lake District, an alternative micro wedding takes place as a bride and groom exchange vows amidst the serene beauty of a wooded area.

Discover Your Dream Lake District Wedding venue at Briery Wood, Cragwood, and Merewood Country House Hotels.

Between the lake district towns of Ambleside and Windermere, you will find the Lake District Country Hotels, a trio of Lake District wedding venues nestled in the heart of the breathtaking Lake District National Park. These three hotels - Briery Wood Hotel, Cragwood Hotel, and Merewood Hotel - are the perfect backdrop for your dream wedding or 'Just Us' elopement.

All three wedding venues are neighbours, with each hotel offering a unique charm, stunning landscapes, and the serene beauty of the lakes and mountains, making your special day truly unforgettable. Briery Wood is just off the main road (you can't hear the traffic), with woodlands and a garden gazebo for outdoor ceremonies. The Merewood is an art deco country house with panoramic views of Windermere and woodlands. Cragwood has grounds that reach the water's shoreline and hosts a gorgeous boat house, making for some great portraits; it also has a garden gazebo for outdoor ceremonies.

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Lake District Country Hotels holds the philosophy that weddings should be a reflection of the couple's personality and dreams. They offer both grand celebrations and intimate elopements, with dedicated wedding coordinators who work closely with couples to bring their vision to life.

From the initial planning stages to the final farewell, Lake District Country Hotels focuses on perfecting every detail, ensuring that couples can relax and fully enjoy their special day.


Check out some Lake District Country Hotel Weddings below.

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From World Of Warcraft To An Elopement

May 6, 2023
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Just Us Lake District Autumn Elopement

October 21, 2022
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Small Lake District Wedding At Cragwoods

September 13, 2022
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Same-Sex Elopement In The Lake District

July 15, 2022
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Briery Wood Country House Elopement

June 16, 2022
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Double Elopement At Cragwood Country House Hotel

June 7, 2022
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International Merewood Hotel ‘Just Us’ Wedding

September 5, 2021
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Just Us Wedding At Cragwood Country House Hotel

November 9, 2019
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The Merewood Country House Hotel Elopement

January 10, 2019
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The Kiss of Life An Elopement

October 11, 2018

Heart of the Lake District

Choosing between Briery Wood, Cragwood, and Merewood Hotels means choosing a venue that speaks to your heart. Each hotel offers exclusive use, bespoke wedding packages, and the flexibility to create a day that's uniquely yours. With stunning landscapes, exquisite cuisine, and impeccable service, your Lake District wedding will be an enchanting experience that you and your guests will cherish forever.

Discover the magic of a Lake District Country Hotels wedding and start planning your dream wedding in one of the UK's most romantic destinations.

Briery Wood Country House Hotel: A Romantic wedding venue

Briery Wood Hotel is located on the shores of Lake Windermere, set within seven acres of beautifully landscaped gardens. It's the ideal setting for a romantic, intimate wedding, with the lake providing a stunning backdrop for your photographs. The hotel prides itself on its intimate and relaxed atmosphere, offering exclusive use of the property for your wedding day to make your celebration truly special.

Cragwood Country House Hotel: Elegance Amidst Natural Beauty

Cragwood Hotel, with its Edwardian elegance, is set in 20 acres of secluded gardens and woodland, overlooking Lake Windermere. The hotel's grandeur, coupled with the breathtaking views, provides a majestic setting for both large celebrations and more intimate gatherings. At Cragwood, we tailor every detail to your preferences, ensuring your wedding day is as unique as your love story.

Merewood Country House Hotel: Historic Charm with a Modern Twist

Merewood Hotel is a country house full of history and character, offering panoramic views of Lake Windermere and the surrounding mountains. The hotel's traditional charm, combined with contemporary elegance, makes it a perfect venue for your wedding or elopement. With exclusive use of the hotel, you can enjoy a private celebration with your loved ones in a truly magnificent setting.

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A same-sex couple elopes and shares a heartwarming kiss on the shore of a lake in the Lake District.

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An autumn elopement in the Lake District, with the bride and groom walking through the woods.
A bride and groom elope to Briery Wood Country House to exchange their vows in a garden.

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