Lake District Wedding Photographer

Lake District Wedding Photographer

We’re so lucky that within a short drive from our homes, we can be surrounded by some of the most epic scenery in the whole country as Lake District wedding photographer, working at some of the most incredible Lake District wedding venues.

Lake District

From the peaceful banks of Lake Windermere to the picturesque villages and rolling countryside views, Lake District photography locations are around every corner of every winding road. It’s easy to see why the area is so popular with visitors and why so many people plan Lake District weddings every year.

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Lake District wedding photography

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We love beautiful intimate lake district wedding venues and the huge, luxury estates suitable for celebrations on a grand scale. There’s something to suit every style here, whether you are looking for something rustic and natural for a whimsical woodland vibe, or a decadent and exclusive setting to wow your guests. The wilder areas of Buttermere and Wast Water offer some added drama for active and outdoorsy couples, ready to pull on their walking or climbing boots for a post-wedding adventure.

Why we love Lake District weddings

For us, it’s all about capturing your story and your choice of venue is often a big part of that. We love the variety of Lake District weddings, and even returning to the same venue, things look different in every season of the year.

We photograph weddings across the whole of the UK and regularly travel abroad too, so it’s amazing to have these world-class venues right on our doorstep.  Feel free to check out some of our other work, including waterside weddings at Crear, Scotland documentary wedding photography, and some award-winning photos we’re super proud of.

Lake District wedding venues

Our favourite Lake District wedding venues offer a relaxed atmosphere for you to enjoy your day with plenty of space, flexibility, and some luxury details to impress your guests. Epic views in every season make Lake District wedding photography an absolute pleasure to capture, so here are just a few of our faves!

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Hidden River Barn

The Hidden River Barn in Carlisle, Cumbria offers an unusual wedding venue with a magical vibe. The newly built barn has a mixture of natural wood panelling and industrial-feeling steel features, including huge windows that flood the venue with gorgeous light. You can get married overlooking the ancient woodland, next to the river Lyne and have your entire wedding day here. You can also hire the Hidden River Cabins as guest accommodation, so the celebrations can extend over multiple days.

The mezzanine level offers additional space and flexibility, as well as an awesome opportunity for including cascading floral décor. There’s even a cosy log fire to enjoy in the cooler months, making the whole venue feel like home. The warmth of this place is perfectly suited to our relaxed style, and our passion for capturing real emotion as well as the beauty of your venue.

Long Acre Barn

Nestled in Cumbria’s serene Eden Valley, Long Acre Barn stands as a testament to history and rustic charm. Dating back to the 1600s, it has been lovingly restored into a premier wedding venue, welcoming couples since 2020. With its enchanting outdoor spaces and beautifully decorated interiors, Long Acre Barn offers the perfect backdrop for your special day. From the picturesque orchard adorned with twinkling festoon lights to the stunning bridal suite bathed in natural light, every detail is thoughtfully designed to create unforgettable moments. Regardless of the unpredictable Cumbrian weather, this relaxed and rural lake district venue ensures a magical setting for your wedding celebrations, promising cherished memories that will last a lifetime.

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Longlands at Cartmel

Longlands at Cartmel has cozy accommodations for up to 40 guests, making it perfect to stretch out your wedding celebration over more than just one day. The main house is a real gem with its charming orangery and the ivy-covered look – a dreamy spot for saying “I do.” The holiday cottages, with their cute traditional vibes, add that extra touch of countryside charm.

Tucked away in the southern part of the Lake District, you’ll be treated to awesome views of Hampsfell. The staff here are top-notch and there are so many nooks and crannies to discover and make your own. And hey, if you’re tying the knot in the Lake District, why not turn it into a little adventure?

Storrs Hall

On the banks of Lake Windermere, Storrs Hall is an elegant venue for luxury weddings. Offering exclusive use of the Georgian house, grounds, and even a boat from the private jetty, Storrs Hall provides full-on star treatment for you and your guests. 

A range of luxurious function rooms and outdoor spaces are available to hold your ceremony, and their expert team will be on hand to make your vision a reality. The drama of this venue is a dream to capture in Lake District wedding photography, and you’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to views!

New House farm

Nestled in the picturesque Lorton Valley, surrounded by the majestic Lakeland Fells, New House Farm is more than just a venue—it’s a cherished haven. Dating back to 1650, this historic farm exudes a timeless charm, blending original features with touches of elegance and sophistication that transport you to a bygone era.The Hayloft and The Cart Shed, both offering breathtaking views, provide the perfect backdrop for an unforgettable wedding celebration. With their dramatic settings, they set the stage for magical moments you’ll treasure forever.

Exclusive use of New House Farm means two nights’ stay in bespoke country house, which we love the idea off and whole weekend wedding experience. From cozy sitting rooms with crackling open log fires to individually designed bedrooms, each detail is thoughtfully curated to ensure your stay is nothing short of extraordinary. And with ever-changing views of the surrounding landscape, you’ll feel truly immersed in nature’s beauty throughout your time here.

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Askham Hall

Recognised as Wedding Venue of the Year 2022 by Cumbria Tourism, Askham Hall near Penrith offers luxury weddings and Michelin-starred dining in the 16th-century manor house, and countryside weddings at Bank Barn set within the grounds. 

They host everything from lavish banquets and extended gatherings to intimate weddings in the lake district for a select few VIPs. Yours with exclusive use for at least two nights, this is a lake district wedding venue with loads of history and a real wow factor. They are also dog-friendly so your four-legged family can celebrate with you too! 


Holesfoot, nestled in the serene Eden Valley, is a hidden gem offering versatile spaces for both indoor and outdoor weddings, surrounded by 20 acres of picturesque grounds. Conveniently located between the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales, it’s the perfect spot to bring together your loved ones for a joyous celebration. The added perk of on-site accommodation allows you to turn the event into a leisurely long weekend, eliminating concerns about guests rushing home.

The Long Barn, adorned with high ceilings, charming ironwork chandeliers, and rustic timbers, is a visual delight for any Lake District wedding photographer. The juxtaposition between the barn and the main house provides an abundance of options, ensuring a diverse and captivating collection of photos for your special day.

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Inn on the Lake

If you are looking for idyllic views and a peaceful, exclusive setting then the Inn on the Lake is the award-winning lake district wedding venue for you! A jewel on the shores of Ullswater, this venue offers flexible event spaces both indoors and outdoors, and the lakeside gazebo and jetty are as picture-perfect as it gets.

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As a setting for Lake District wedding photography, this place is up there with the best. Rain won’t spoil your day, as there is plenty of space indoors too, and there’s nothing quite like a dramatic skyline for creating epic portraits by the lake.

Eden Barn

From the oak barn doors and rustic stone walls to the cascading fairy lights illuminating your vows, Eden Barn is a charming, boutique venue full of character and rustic elegance. This secluded, family-run venue is ready for you to put your stamp on it with décor and styling. Nestled in 100 acres of Cumbria’s Upper Eden Valley, it’s surrounded by dreamy backdrops for us to capture as your Lake District wedding photographers. 

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Finding the perfect Lake District photography spots

You don’t have to go far to find some of the most popular photography spots in the Lake District. Big views, glistening water, and dramatic skies make for some stunning backgrounds for Lake District wedding photography. 

We feel SO lucky to live nearby, and we don’t just work here, we’re often found exploring the area with our own families so we know a few little hidden gems and Lake District photography spots that only the locals can find!

Looking for Lake District wedding photographer?

Our relaxed and natural style of photography captures all the emotion, love, and fun of your wedding day from start to finish. We’re award-winning photographers who are constantly striving to create beautiful memories for our amazing couples to treasure forever. 

If you are planning to get married in the Lake District, we’d love to join you! It’s impossible to list all of the amazing venues dotted around this wonderful part of the world, and we can’t wait to visit them all! Just get in touch to check our availability, we’re looking forward to meeting you!

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