Your Lake District Elopement Planning Guide
Let’s be Adventurers!
YOUR ULTIMATE GUIDE TO ELOPING IN THE LAKE DISTRICT
TIPS, ADVICE, PLANNING, AND STUNNING LOCATIONS
The Lake District is a haven of natural beauty, with its picturesque landscapes, tranquil lakes, and rolling hills. It’s no wonder that couples from around the world are drawn to this romantic destination for their elopements.
In this comprehensive guide you will find valuable tips, expert advice, and essential information to help you plan your dream elopement in the Lake District.
From choosing the perfect location to handling logistics and creating an unforgettable experience, this guide will serve as your cornerstone content for eloping in this breathtaking region.
Choosing the perfect location
The Lake District offers a myriad of stunning locations for your elopement. From dramatic mountain peaks and secluded lakeshores to enchanting forests and charming villages, there is something for every couple. We’ll explore some of the most popular elopement locations, highlighting their unique features and ambiance to help you find the perfect spot that aligns with your vision.
PLANNING YOUR LAKE DISTRICT ELOPEMENT
Planning an elopement requires careful consideration and attention to detail. There are some useful share tips on how to personalise your elopement experience and make it truly reflective of your love story. Though legally you cannot get married in any outdoor location in Britain you can however chose venues that offers stunning views and have amazing placements in the heart of the lakes.
LAKE DISTRICT ELOPEMENT VENUES
I have made a separate guide to the best Lake District Elopement Venues which you can see here, but here is some venues that are worthy of checking out!
The Gilipn Lake House is a stunning, romantic place for a special elopement ceremony with its private lake, boats (which you can row to your hearts content) and grounds which offer amazing scope.
Cragwood Country House Hotel is also incredible as it offers stunning views of Lake Windermere and has some of the most colourful and picturesque gardens to walk in!
Lodore Falls also offers a unique getaway for an adventurous elopement with its luxurious spa and of course a beautiful waterfall on the grounds.
The Hidden River Cabins is a really incredible location with log cabins and a stunning river running through the grounds, it is truly an incredible getaway for your very own lake district elopement adventure!
Loughrigg Cottage Is an intimate elopement at in Ambleside is a perfect location for an intimate wedding or elopement, which you can see here when I captured a wonderful day, it offers stunning views which you can endlessly explore!
The Haweswater Hotel in Haweswater is a hidden gem of a location. It might be one of the best mountain view hotels I can think of in the lakes! A little more secluded than other locations, this offers a very intimate but dramatic location for an elopement or wedding.
CAPTURING YOUR LAKE DISTRICT ELOPEMENT
One of the most important aspects of your elopement is capturing the beautiful moments to cherish for a lifetime. We’ll discuss the importance of hiring a professional photographer and videographer who specialise in elopements. We’ll provide tips on how to find the right creative team, discuss shot lists, and explore different photography styles to ensure your memories are captured in the most authentic and stunning way.
WEATHER AND SEASONAL CONSIDERATIONS
The weather in the Lake District can be unpredictable, so it’s important to consider seasonal variations when planning your elopement. One incredible upside to inclement weather however that might surprise you is that rain can create some incredible and amazing images! It really can add to the mood in ways you perhaps had not considered. It is a soft light when it rains or the skies become dark and moody and as long as you are careful you can create some unique and amazing photography as a result. As I always advise to my couples; embrace the weather, no matter what it choses to do and we will create magic!
CREATING AN UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCE
Your elopement should be a celebration of your love and a reflection of your unique connection as a couple. We’ll share creative ideas and suggestions to make your Lake District elopement truly memorable. Whether it’s planning an adventurous activity, incorporating local traditions, or organising a romantic surprise, we’ll help you infuse your elopement with personal touches that will make it an experience you’ll treasure forever.
ADVENTURING TOGETHER IN THE LAKE District
Eloping in the Lake District is an opportunity to immerse yourself in the captivating beauty of nature and create an intimate and unforgettable wedding experience. With this guide you now have the knowledge and tools to plan your elopement with confidence. From selecting the perfect location to managing logistics, embracing seasonal wonders, and capturing breathtaking moments, your elopement in the Lake District is sure to be an extraordinary celebration of love.
Looking for a Lake District Elopement Photographer
When you book with me you don’t just get a photographer, you also get a guide and someone that has done countless hours of research into the best and most epic locations in the Lake District for your own amazing elopement experience.
I will take you to these places if you feel unsure and even to some of the more secret locations that even most locals don’t know about and not just give you incredible images of your day but also to show you somewhere new and amazing.
If this guide has inspired you to chose an adventure elopement please get in touch and let’s talk about your plans.