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Covid-19 FLEXIBLE BOOKINGS for 2021

Small Lake District weddings for up to 24 Guests

Your wedding day is the most important of your life and as such you will always want it to be perfect.
Here at cote How we ensure that your small and intimate Lake District wedding is a joy – Not just on your wedding day but the whole wedding planning journey along the way too.
We believe that your perfect wedding day can only be truly relaxed when you know you have your venue all to yourself.

our promise

is to ensure that every wedding here enjoys full exclusivity, regardless of size, giving you total privacy for your relaxed special day.


Planning the perfect small wedding isn’t necessarily about cutting the budget. With fewer guests, you may find that you have more budget per head, allowing the flexibility to indulge in those luxury items that make your wedding less ordinary. Small still is the perfect wedding.
Read more in our blog How To Plan The perfect Small Wedding


Elopement Weddings Waiting to Marry Jo Greenfield
Waiting to Marry - Photo by Jo Greenfield

The Elopement Ceremony

A wedding for just the two of you. Perfect for couples wishing to tie the knot in a simple but romantic way, away from home, and sometimes done in secret!

The Classic Ceremony

Plus Afternoon Light Bites - 2021

Every wedding starts with the weddings ceremony.
Whether just the two of you eloping together, or upto 24, we can offer a classic simple ceremony with optional post ceremony drinks on the terrace.

Classic Civil Wedding Ceremony in the Fairfield Room
Classic Civil Wedding Ceremony in the Fairfield Room
All-Inclusive MidWeek Weddings in the Wedding Barn
All-Inclusive MidWeek Weddings in the Wedding Barn

Midweek Weddings

For couples wanting a wedding ceremony, drinks reception and extended stay to include a bite to eat, we have two mid-week wedding styles that may suit.
The Vintage Afternoon Tea or the Mid Week All-Inclusive


This is our ultimate wedding and as such includes the whole weekend with exclusive use of Cote How and it’s stunning grounds for the weekend. You can even get out on the lake!
You can bespoke as much as you wish with endless food choices, drinks options and of course your evening reception in the wedding barn.

Two Brides on paddle board on rydal water
Two Brides paddle boarding before breakfast on Rydal Water - Jo Greenfield

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