Perfect Location...

The Derwentwater Hotel is the perfect venue for your wedding as not only is it a beautiful property, it is set in an idyllic Lake District. We offer a professional and dedicated team, so whatever your ideas, we will do our best to accommodate them.

Our hotel with its stunning setting makes it a perfect location for a truly memorable reception. When you combine this with our stunning gardens and the lake you can understand why we are popular. Your biggest decision will be where to have the photos taken, you will be spoilt for choice! Our professional team will be on hand to help you plan your arrangements from start to finish, tailoring your day to meet your individual requirements.

Perfect Day...

We know that your wedding day is one of the most important days of your life. At Derwentwater Hotel, we pride ourselves on endeavouring to make your reception one you'll remember forever. Naturally you want it to be a truly perfect day for you and your partner as well as your family and friends. So let us assist you with the planning and preparation. We are here to help you every step of the way and we will do our best to see that everything runs smoothly as it possibly can.

Wedding Fairs and Events...

We can offer a wide range of wedding packages available to suit all requirements and we would love to meet you to discuss your needs for the perfect day. 

We will be hosting a range of Fairs and Open evenings throughout the year where you will be able to view our Hotel and facilities, set for the perfect wedding, and we can take the opportunity to answer any questions you may have.

If you wish to attend one of our open evenings or wedding fairs please contact the hotel to confirm times

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Perfect Suites...

The Deer's leap restaurant is the perfect room for your wedding breakfast and evening reception, for up to 90 guests for a sit down dinner and a 150 guests for the evening reception.
During the summer months arrangements can be made for the wedding breakfast and reception to be held in a hired marquee on the lawns. With spectacular views across lake Derwentwater, this spectacular backdrop would make the most inexperienced camera owner a budding photographer, and the ideal setting for your perfect day. 

Information at a Glance...

Wedding Suite Capacities
Sit-Down Meal Evening Reception
The Deer's Leap Restaurant
90 150
The Garden Marquee
* Available on Request * Available on Request

Wedding Breakfast...

The Derwentwater Hotel has banqueting suites suitable for a variety of wedding celebrations, from the more intimate party's right up to the larger wedding breakfasts and receptions. Whatever the size and style of your event, our Wedding Co-ordinator can help you choose the suite that is right for you, and rest assured, you will receive the same care and attention to detail whatever the size of your wedding. Our high standards of food and service have established us as a reputable wedding venue.


At The Derwentwater Hotel we combine the individual charm of a Country House Hotel, coupled with modern facilities and creature comforts.

We have a variety of rooms to suit your guest's requirements. We do advise that you confirm your requirements as soon as possible and we will be happy to offer a special overnight accommodation rate to any guests wishing to stay with us. Above all, we are flexible and can discuss any requirements you may have in greater detail to ensure we take the stress out of organising your special day.