A versatile venue with FIVE licensed ceremony spaces, set in 11 acres of stunning landscape, including Rydal Water lake shore, in the heart of the Lake District - The UK’s Most Romantic Destination
Cote How is a family run all-inclusive, award-winning Lake District wedding venue with full exclusivity. Steeped in history and set in the heart of Wordsworth's Romantic English Lake District, Cote how commands an amazing location at the head of the Rydal Valley, naturally secluded by river, fell and lake. With a choice of five ceremony locations, it offers a unique, flexible and authentic Lakeland experience for smaller more intimate weddings in the historic house and rustic slate barn.
Caroline and Steve are renowned for their dedication and treat every wedding as if it was their own, creatively crafting all aspects of your experience from initial contact and planning through to departure ensuring you enjoy the best possible wedding experience.
Traditional Weddings - Choose from the Fairfield ceremony room with it's over-sized gilt mirrors and crystal chandeliers or an outdoor wedding in the historic and rustic barn.
Elopement Weddings - Weddings for Just the TWO of you are our speciality. The newly developed Wordsworth ceremony room is perfect for weddings of up to 12.
Barn Weddings - Our 16th century barn is unique, romantic and approved for civil ceremonies. So, you can now get married under the eaves of the barn with your congregation inside, or outside with spectacular views of the surrounding fells.
Lawn Weddings - Never a more stunning location, completely surrounded by the spectacular and the most romantic landscapes here in the heart of the Lake District National Park.
Equal Weddings - Cote How is delighted to offer marriage ceremonies to same sex couples and is one of the premier destinations for equal weddings in the Lake District. Civil partnerships are, of course, available and the choice is yours.
Personal Message from the Manager
Name of Wedding Contact: Caroline
Thanks for finding us and wanting to know more!
I would love to help in your wedding journey... and with my 30 years of experience, we can design your relaxed and seamless Cote How wedding together.
Here we specialise in smaller more intimate weddings, and every one, whether for 2 or 50 people, has fully exclusive use of our venue.
We host only a select number of weddings each year, enabling us to commit our full attention to each. Please check out our social media and reviews for more!