SMALL DAY WEDDING BROCHURE

Cote how Small Day Weddings

our wonderful SMALL LAKE DISTRICT weddings

Are you a couple who loves the Lakes and dreams of an intimate, luxurious wedding there?

Look no further!

Our Lake District Small Weddings are designed with you in mind. We understand the importance of a relaxed and easy-to-arrange wedding, so we take care of every detail. Our expert planning service will ensure your wedding day is stress-free, leaving you to enjoy the beautiful surroundings. We can arrange everything from flowers to decorations, and we’re happy to work with you to create a personalised wedding that reflects your unique style. Whether you want to stick to our carefully crafted packages or enhance them with our optional extras, we are here to make your dream wedding a reality.

Small Luxury Lake-District-wedding-Venue

Day Weddings

Available on Thursdays or Saturdays from May – September

CLASSIC DAY WEDDING

This is a beautiful option for those wanting a relaxed daytime wedding with your ceremony in a choice of locations. The package includes post-ceremony drinks and canapes, a Toast, and a lovely 2-course meal with wine in our stunning, rustic wedding barn.

From 12:00 – 18:00, this 6-hour wedding is available Thursday only, from May to September, up to a maximum of 24 people.

ALL-INCLUSIVE DAY WEDDING

This package includes all the above elements and extends your wedding by one hour, 12:00 – 19:00.

Enjoy extra time at Cote How to relax after your meal or hike up to Rydal Caves whilst guests enjoy a drinks reception.

Designed for convenience, we include your fresh venue flowers (15 jars – see photos opposite). These adorn your ceremony space first, then your breakfast table for your meal. We can create up to 8 posies of flowers for your guests to take home at the end of your wedding – a lovely parting gift!

We also include your wedding bouquet and buttonhole. (2 bouquets or 2 buttonholes are optional if preferred).

We serve your delicious, freshly baked wedding cake as your third course, ensuring your guests have plenty to eat! 

LUXURY INDULGENT DAY WEDDING

This package is the ultimate in luxuryand available on Saturdays only.
Check-in at 10:00, indulging in our luxury honeymoon suite and getting ready rooms to prepare yourselves separately. Bring along up to 3 guests to help get you ready. 
Your wedding will begin at 13:00 and finish at 21:00.
Guests enjoy an additional third course of dessert, and we serve your wedding cake after your first dance. Choose to have this inside the barn or ‘al-fresco’ on the barn terrace as the sun goes down and the festoon lights dance in the breeze.
Wave off your guests and kick back and relax in your luxury Honeymoon Suite and enjoy a freshly prepared Continental Breakfast in your own suite the following morning. 

Optional extras available:
English Sparkling Wine upgrades
A la Carte dining options for intimate weddings of up to 12 only.
A later weddings 14:00 – 22:00

Bride getting Ready for the wedding
A bride walks down an outdoor aisle with her father
Wedding-Breakfast-Set-up-in-the-Wedding-Barn
Luxury Lake District Weekend Wedding Honeymoon Suite

The prices SHOWN are for up to 12 people in 2023

See quick reference table below for full price list

Luxury SATURDAY Wedding

For 12-24 people
from £14,220 For 12 people plus £175 per person
  • Available on Saturdays only
  • 8 Hour wedding 13:00 - 21:00
  • Honeymoon Suite and Continental Breakfast
  • With a 14:00 Ceremony
  • Bridal Getting Ready Room from 11:00
  • Arrival Drinks
  • Classic Wedding Ceremony in a choice of locations - indoors or outdoors
  • Post-Ceremony Prosecco & Canapes
  • Time for photographs in the grounds and along the lake shore
  • Three Course Meal served in Barn
  • Tea and Coffee served with Dessert
  • 2 Glasses Wine, 1 Glass Prosecco for Toast
  • Wedding Cake served after First Dance
  • Fresh Venue Flowers
  • Fresh Bouquet & Buttonhole
  • Wedding night stay for Bridal Couple with Continental Breakfast
  • Upgrades available - Additional flowers, later wedding 14:00-22:00 with 15:00 Ceremony (no children)
  • Pay in interest free instalments

ALL-INCLUSIVE MIDWEEK Wedding

For 12-24 people
from £10,530 for 12 people plus £150 per person
  • 7 Hour Wedding 12:00 - 19:00
  • With a 13:00 ceremony
  • Arrival Drinks
  • Classic Wedding Ceremony in a choice of locations - indoors or outdoors
  • Post-Ceremony Prosecco & Canapes
  • Time for photographs in the grounds & on the shores of Rydal Water
  • 2-Course Meal served in Barn
  • Wedding Cake, served as third course - Cake Stand & Knife
  • Tea and Coffee served with Cake
  • 2 Glasses Wine, 1 Glass Prosecco for Toast
  • Fresh Venue Flowers
  • Fresh Bouquet & Buttonhole
  • Upgrades available - Additional flowers, later wedding 14:00-21:00 with 15:00 Ceremony
  • Pay in interest free instalments

CLASSIC MIDWEEK Wedding

For 12-24 people
from £9,000 for 12 people plus £150 per person
  • 6 Hour Wedding 12:00-18:00
  • With a 13:00 Ceremony
  • Arrival Drinks
  • Classic Wedding Ceremony in a choice of locations - indoors or outdoors
  • Post-Ceremony Prosecco & Canapes
  • Time for photographs in the grounds and on the shores of Rydal Water
  • 2-Course Meal served in Barn
  • 2 Glasses wine, 1 Glass Prosecco for Toast
  • Upgrades available - Fresh flowers, Wedding Cake
  • Pay in interest free instalments

SMALL DAY WEDDING PRICING

Wedding Pricing
The prices shown are inclusive of VAT @20% and are from pricing based on midweek (Mon – Thu)

Payment Plans: 
Pay in interest free instalments
All weddings require a booking fee of £1500 to secure the date. This is due on booking.
Interest-free payments are then spread across the remaining time available, with your final payment being due 3 months before your wedding.

Seasonal Adjustments: Summer dates from May to September inclusive include an outdoor option outside the barn in good weather and a backup inside the house.
Winter dates are for a ceremony in the house only. 
We close for weddings every January for seasonal refurbishments, but still offer show rounds and the office is open as usual for enquiries.

  • High Season: May to Sep and Dec, plus all school holidays
  • Low Season: Feb, Mar, Apr, Oct, Nov
  • Closed January
  • The barn is only open from May – September inclusive, when our capacity is 24
  • From October – April inclusive, our maximum capacity is 12
  • All prices shown below are for up to 12 people
  • For 13-24 people please add £150 per person above 12 (May – Sept only) 
  • Midweek is Monday – Thursday
  • Friday Supplement +£500
  • Children – We welcome up to 3 children under ten years of age for weddings that finish by 21:00
LUXURY SATURDAY 2024 2025
High Season
£15,642
£17,208
Low Season
£14,220
£15,642
ALL INCL MIDWEEK 2024 2025
High Season
£11,586
£12,750
Low Season
£10,530
£11,586
CLASSIC MIDWEEK 2024 2025
High Season
£9,900
£10,890
Low Season
£9,000
£9,900

If our Day Weddings are not quite right for you, check out our other wedding styles here:

HAPPY TO MARRY IN THE NEXT 12 WEEKS?

We have a small selection of SHORT NOTICE dates available
with some exciting free upgrades to be had

Next Steps

VIRTUAL SHOW ROUNDS – If you’re short of time, we have a range of virtual show round videos, and we can direct you to these during the chat. That way, we can save you time and money if you live a long way away or don’t have time in your busy lives to come and see us in person.

VIRTUAL TOUR OF HOUSE


VIRTUAL TOUR OF BARN

BOOK A CHAT – Whether you know you want to book your wedding with us right now, need more information, or want a show round we need to arrange a chat first to…

  • Chat through your wedding plans, including your likes and dislikes, to  get a flavour of the style and vibe of the wedding you are looking for 
  • Discuss budget/pricing options, guest numbers and advise on the best wedding styles for you
  • Reserve your wedding date in our diary while you check out avaialability of the registrars and other suppliers
  • Book a show round appointment to come and meet us – Either in-person or online via Teams or Zoom

THE BENEFITS OF BOOKING A CHAT AHEAD OF YOUR SHOW ROUND…

By chatting to us, we can allay any fears or worries you might have about the wedding journey, it can be a stressful time. 
We can give you lots of helpful tips and pointers on what you need to do next, with links to more information on our website
We have written many blogs which are a great source of information and we can point you to these when we chat. 
We can explain the next steps to booking your wedding.
Explain the legalities – What you need to do, when and how to go about arranging your registrar and give notice to marry.
How to find your wedidng suppliers, photographers, accommodation etc.  

Don’t stress, arrange a chat and we can put your mind at ease

TO BOOK A CHAT – USE the link above – OR refer back to our initial email and click on the “BOOK A CHAT” button. 

A bride and groom dance outside on a barn terrace whilst their guests look on in the distance
Scroll to Top