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“Your magical moment in the mountains….”

The luxurious 4 * Wordsworth Hotel Grasmere is the perfect venue for your dream Lake District wedding, wedding reception, vow renewal ceremonies or celebrations.

Why choose The Wordsworth Hotel & Spa as your Lake District Wedding Venue?

Amazing Lake District setting with views of Grasmere Vale perfect for your wedding photography
2 acres of private riverside gardens for Summer drinks receptions
A selection of luxury Suites
39 bedrooms with individual style maintaining tradition but with a contemporary flair
Exceptional 4 star customer service and attention to detail to exceed your expectations
A choice of rooms for your wedding ceremony, civil partnership and wedding reception
Outdoor Gazebo also licensed for outdoor wedding ceremonies
Exclusive use of our entire hotel and spa available, to create an enchanting house party atmosphere.
Extensive Wine List
4 AA Red stars
2 AA Rosettes for food
We can accommodate weddings from 2 people to 100
St. Oswalds church is next door to us if you would like a Lake District church wedding
Spa and beauty treatments available within the hotel at Lime Beauty which specialises in Wedding Makeup
Selected dates for your Wedding with Special Offers
Off peak Lake District winter wedding deals

This historic country house hotel stands in two acres of landscaped riverside gardens in the heart of
Grasmere village next to St Oswald’s church surrounded by superb Lakeland views ideal for your wedding photographs. We are located in one of the most romantic settings in the Lake District, nestled among the fells and lakes so loved by Wordsworth who said Grasmere, “Was the loveliest spot that man hath ever known.”

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We are licensed for civil ceremonies and can accommodate weddings from two people to 100.
The intimate Garden Room, splendid Drawing Room or classic Conservatory all perfect for ceremonies up to 30 people to The Coleridge Suite which seats up to 100 with a dance floor for the evening, or you may choose to dine in our stunning Signature Restaurant which can seat up to 80.
The Wordsworth Gazebo is located in the beautiful gardens of the hotel, with the stunning mountains as the backdrop to your

The Wordsworth is recommended by the Good Food Guide and has been awarded Rosettes by the AA for fine food placing our restaurant as one of the best in the Lake District.
Our Head Chef uses the finest fresh local ingredients to create your wedding breakfast,and is available to discuss your menu with you. We are able to cater for all dietary
requirements. We also have an extensive wine list and drinks menu that will suit every pocket and pallet!
An evening buffet can be arranged for your guests, be they guests who could not attend the wedding breakfast or for your day guests later on in the evening.

We have an indoor heated swimming pool and whirlpool, sauna
air-conditioned gym and Lime Beauty Spa which is run by Lisa Jayne.
Lisa Jayne has had over 15 years’ experience within the industry and has run 5 star salons in the UK and abroad, more recently she has gained her own slot on BBC Radio Cumbria giving advice and help to listeners about
beauty and make-up.
She offers a range of pre wedding beauty treatments, make-up lessons and specialises in bridal and special effect make-up.

Type of Cuisine:

Award Winning 2 AA rosette restaurant



Minimum guestsNo
Maximum guests2
Ceremony / ReceptionBoth
Bridal suiteYes
Licensed barNo
Late licensed barYes
Disco facilitiesNo
Asian wedding specialistsYes
External caterersYes
Venue type: Hotel, Restaurant


The Wordsworth Hotel and Spa
Stock Lane, Grasmere
LA22 9SW
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Located in the heart of Grasmere Village next door to St Oswald's church.
From the south take junction 36 off the M6 motorway and follow signs for Winderemere/Ambleside.
Go past Windermere and follow signs for Keswick along the A591. From the main A591 please turn left into the village at the roundabout at Dove Cottage.


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adrianviney's Review

Would just to say a VERY BIG THANKYOU to all of the staff at the hotel for making our wedding day a day to remember. Right from the start on meeting Catalin and Polly, who were our wedding co-ordinators they were helpful, friendly and professional and assited us all along the...

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August 2011.
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h_nuttall's Review

We held our wedding at the wordsworth on April 16th. The staff and service was exceptional, special thanks to Catalin (and Polly). Nothing was too much trouble, from when we came to look around, to food tasting, to the actual week / weekend itself. Even with such a large party...

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August 2011.
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Alec Cottrill's Review

We held our wedding at the Wordsworth Hotel on 19th April. The support up to the event was magnificent. The support during the wedding was magnificent. The food was perfect. THANK YOU. You were outstanding. You made our day very special! ...

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August 2011.

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