Cressbrook Hall

£3150 - £19750 for a package
Up to 96
20 Bedrooms
Exclusive Use
Wedding Licence
COVID-19 Update
Unfortunately we are closed for viewings. For the time being, we can send you our brochure, packages and prices for you to browse through. Just send us a message and we will get it all sent over.
Bridebook Deal
Midweek Offer Available
10% Off
Bridebook Deal
Free Venue Hire
Nestling in the heart of the Peak District with jaw-dropping views, every corner of our 26-acre estate provides a stunning backdrop for your photographs.
Pricing & Costs

(total price)

Prices Start At
Maximum Price
What is included in this pricing:
Exclusive use
Furniture included
Guest accommodation included
Multiple course wedding breakfast
Wedding coordinator available on the day
Non consumables (e.g. linen, lights etc.)
Day before set up available
Couple accommodation included
Wine / soft drinks allowance per guest
Canapés included
Features & Capacity


Venue Type
Country House
Manor House
Dining Capacity
Reception Capacity
No. of Bedrooms
Sleeps No. of People
Bridal Suite
Honeymoon Suite
Usual Finish Time
12:00 AM
Late Night Extension

Ceremony & Reception

Church Within Walking Distance
Sound System Available
Wedding Licence
Outdoor Ceremony Available
Confetti Permitted

Food and Drink

Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
In-House Wine List
In-house Catering
Alcohol Licence


Landscaped Gardens
Exclusive Use
Bridal Changing Facilities
On-Site Parking
Outdoor Reception Space
In-House Wedding Coordinator
Open Flame Permitted

Cultural Specialists

Full Description
Welcome to Cressbrook Hall! We believe your wedding day should be exactly as you have always imagined. Whether you picture an intimate wedding or a grand celebration, we will set the scene for your special day. If you're looking for a top-quality country house that has been lovingly restored and oozes character, then we could be the right fit for you! Nestling in the heart of the Peak District with jaw-dropping views, every corner of our 26-acre estate provides a stunning backdrop for your photographs. Our unique family home provides style, warmth and a fun atmosphere for your wedding. Cressbrook Hall is fully licensed for civil ceremonies which means that your wedding ceremony can be conducted on-site. You will have the option of an outdoor ceremony under our romantic Floral Arch or an indoor ceremony either on the balcony of the Granary or in the intimate Drawing Room. If you would like your ceremony to take place in a church, there are many beautiful historic churches which are only a short drive away. We have various reception areas to suit all aspects of your wedding day and we never offer two weddings on the same day, assuring you of our full attention. With 4 guest rooms and 5 self-catering cottages, the Cressbrook Hall estate can accommodate 42 overnight guests. From the moment your guests enter our driveway, our picture-perfect views are guaranteed to impress. When you choose Cressbrook Hall for your wedding, you can expect a friendly and professional team to help you throughout your planning and the big day itself.

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Emily
My family has lived in and owned Cressbrook Hall for the last 40 years. It's important to us that each couple who books their wedding with us, feels relaxed and part of the family. I will take care of you from start to finish as I understand that wedding planning can become a little bit stressful!


No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
Chloe & Thomas
Married in October 2020
January 2021
Beautiful Location, Beautiful Ceremony
Cressbrook was the ideal location. As soon as I saw it, we had to book it: the hills, the timeless hall, the cottages and dog-friendly venue, all of it was a must for me. Throughout the process we were in contact with Emily who was wonderful in helping us plan - especially when it came to COVID and the worries we had about rescheduling. In the end, we postponed our bigger ceremony and were able to book a small ceremony room for the date we had originally booked. The decor was gorgeous, and Emily was an amazing help throughout the day and great with our photographer. I couldn't have imagined having a wedding in any other place.
Beth and Ashley
Married in June 2020
February 2021
Unbelievable Service and Fantastic Venue
I should have had my wedding last June but due to Covid we have had to reschedule. Emily and all of the team at Cressbrook have been unbelievable nothing has been too much trouble, they even let me pencil in a couple of back up dates. I actually cant say enough good things about Cressbrook and the lovely people who run it, but if you book your wedding there you will certainly not regret it! Its pretty hard to put in writing how fantastic they are! Given the horrible year the wedding industry have had they have still made the experience stress free and i know when i eventually get around to getting married they will make sure that the day is perfect.
Karen Robinson
Married in August 2019
May 2018
I can't praise the staff enough
Thank you so much to everyone at Cressbrook Hall 💕 Our wedding day was amazing from start to finish. I can’t praise the staff enough, everything happened seamlessly. Even the weather was perfect !!! All our guests have commented on what a beautiful setting Cressbrook Hall is. I would highly recommend Cressbrook Hall. Thank you again Karen and Dan xxx
Emily Foster-Twigg
Married in July 2019
May 2018
What a fantastic day!
What a fantastic day and night for mine and Katies wedding! Cressbrook went above and beyond to make our day so special. Highly recommend this venue for weddings or any celebration. The staff were fantastic! We had such an incredible day which wouldn’t have been possible with out Emily and her team. Thank you xx
Sophie Rae
Married in May 2019
May 2018
It was the most amazing day!
We got married here on 6th May and it was the most amazing day! The service and staff were incredible- nothing was too much trouble and they did everything they could to make the day wonderful. There is a very flexible approach so we could do as much or as little as we wanted in terms of setting up etc. Cressbrook is the perfect venue for anyone who doesn't want a package wedding- every wedding they do is unique and individual. We cannot rate the team and venue enough! Seriously look no further!! The gardens and views are outstanding and our wedding photographer was spoilt for choice! We took a lot of the cottages on site for the wedding party and family - the views were breathtaking. We will definitely come back for a visit! Thank you so much!!
Laura Raimo
Married in November 2018
May 2018
You were all amazing
I don’t even know where to start, I know how everyone says your wedding day is the best day of your life but it truly was and I don’t think it would of been with out the amazing team at Cressbrook from me constantly emailing Emily who was perfect and helped no end to the kitchen staff, the bar staff and even the ladies who were setting out the tables individually wiping all the glasses you were all amazing and helped me and Nick enjoy are day, Bobby is amazing and when she showed us round we just knew it was perfect for us she told us different ways to keep costs down depending on our budget, how we can dress the venue and what looks nice, Thank you all for your hard work you we’re all amazing and I’d recommend anyone who is considering to look round to do so the gardens and scenery are spot on and the staff are ace. A Massive thank you to the Cressbrook team once again !!!!
Location & Contact Details


Cressbrook Hall, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 8SY, England

Travel Notes

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Nearest Town


Nearest Motorway & Junction


Nearest Train Station

Buxton or Hope Valley

Nearest Airport


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Describe the best wedding that happened at your venue?

The best weddings are the ones that have fun and do it exactly how they want. We've had cat themed weddings, Alice in Wonderland themed weddings, weddings with bouncy castles, flash mobs, Disney Land characters and much more!

What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?

Your wedding is yours! Do it how you want to, you two are the most important people on your wedding day.

What’s your favourite personal touch you’ve seen at a wedding?

The Bride & Groom were expecting a baby and they did a gender reveal on the wedding day by popping balloons filled with coloured paper. It was a boy!

Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.

Stunning, Unique, Peaceful, Exclusive & Breathtaking

Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?

In our gardens with the magnificent backdrop of the Wye Valley

Have you had any celebrity guest or wedding at your venue?

Yes! We have had Mary Berry, John Barrowman & Sean Bean!

What’s your favourite canapé?

Mini Yorkshire Pudding with Beef & Horseradish

What’s your favourite midnight treat?

Pizza followed by Cheese & Biscuits

What is your venue's most unique feature?

Stunning scenery and the outdoor ceremony area

What part of your business are you most proud of?

Excellent food and customer service

Bridebook Benefits

Bridebook GiftFree Bottle of Champagne