The Sawrey House Hotel is a historic wedding venue situated on a three-acre estate in Ambleside, Cumbria, in North West England. This picturesque destination overlooks the lakefront of Esthwaite Water in the heart of the Lake District. The family-run manor house was built in the 1830s and was originally a vicarage. The stunning exterior is distinctly Victorian in style while inside the interiors blend traditional charm with modern, sophisticated accents. Perfect for micro weddings and intimate occasions, to-be-weds will find everything they need to bring their vision to life.
Facilities and Capacity
This splendid country manor is home to beautifully landscaped gardens that overlook Grizedale Forest and the lakefront. Civil ceremonies, wedding breakfasts, and evening receptions are held in the Brasserie ballroom. This beautiful space is drenched in sunlight courtesy of large windows that overlook the scenic gardens. Wooden flooring, romantic fairy lights, and elegant decor set the tone for refined celebrations for up to 38 loved ones. After you exchange vows, guests can enjoy a cocktail reception while the room is transformed for formal seated meals, buffets, and evening entertainment. Wedding parties are treated to exclusive use of preparation suites before and during your big day. The Brasserie restaurant and classic terrace are ideal for rehearsal dinners and pre-wedding gatherings before you say ‘I do’.
The in-house coordinator at Sawrey House Hotel will be more than happy to assist you at every step of the planning process. They offer a number of all-inclusive packages that include options such as exclusive hire of the venue and elopement plans. The Exclusive Package is suitable for up to 22 guests and comprises a canapé and bubbles toast, a three-course wedding breakfast, and evening entertainment.
Sawrey House Hotel offers boutique overnight accommodation, with 11 beautifully appointed rooms available for you and your loved ones. Newlyweds can look forward to a luxurious stay in a four-poster suite. Your nearest and dearest will be treated to a sumptuous Cumbrian breakfast the next day, where you can gather to recall the wedding’s highlight moments.
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