Cumbria – the Lake District with its stunning scenery has been welcoming visitors for generations. It is an area of outstanding natural beauty, mountains reflected in still waters, picturesque villages, stunning shorelines and above all its tranquillity.
Take over a whole Lake District Hotel for the weekend for your friends and family or tie the knot with just the two of you in a special setting – the possibilities are endless. All the facilities – hotels, car hire, wedding photographers, catering etc. are already in place to help you plan your day, your way, with your ideas.
There is a vast choice of locations and options, formal and informal, including traditional church weddings in churches made of local slate with centuries of history and a wide range of venues for Lakeland Weddings to suit everyone’s tastes, with many offering civil ceremonies in their own grounds.
As well as being an ideal location for weddings in Cumbria, the Lake District is one of the most romantic destinations to be found anywhere, which makes it an ideal honeymoon destination, with roaring log fires, cosy walks along country lanes and romantic candlelit dinners.
Cumbria encompassing the English Lake District is one of fifty places worldwide that National Geographic states is a must to visit, and there is no better way to see it than on foot whether it be for a short break or even whilst staying up there at a relative’s wedding. Escape for a day on the Lake District fells, take a cruise down one of the lakes or visit any one of the many delightful market towns. The scenery is so amazing that even if you are not into walking then just looking at the spectacular views is enough. This makes the Lake District an area for all ages. Couple that with endless activities, museums, gardens and local farm shops to visit. There are many hotels in the Lake District and many beautiful areas making the choice of where to stay endless.
Top Cumbria Wedding Tips:
• There are some really talented wedding photographers in the county who really know and understand the landscape for the ultimate in memories.
• Think about where guests are travelling from and choose a destination not too remote.
• With so much delicious food to be had in Cumbria, choose a venue that offers such delicacies on the menu as it will wow guests.
• A venue offering all of the above and for an affordable cost is Roundthorn Country House Hotel in Penrith offering a location between The Eden Valley and Lake District. For more information regarding the wedding packages there visit, http://www.roundthorn.co.uk/weddings/