Romantic Lake District

This beautiful place can inspire the most pragmatic of hearts!

Romantic placenames

  • Darling Fell, near Loweswater
  • Dovenest Crag, Borrowdale
  • Hartsop, near Brotherswater
  • Lily Tarn, above Ambleside

Great spots to propose

As suggested by our Facebook and Twitter followers:

  • The jetty over Windermere at Brockhole Visitor Centre
  • On a canoe from Coniston Boating Centre
  • High Sweden Bridge above Ambleside
  • Blea Tarn, Langdale valley
  • Colwith Falls in Elterwater
  • By the river at Skelwith Bridge
  • On a rowing boat on Grasmere
  • Haystacks fell, above Buttermere
  • On the shores of Ennerdale Water - just like Bill Clinton did...
  • Surprise view near Ashness bridge overlooking Derwentwater
  • Lingmell, above Wast Water


There are lots of options here, from village halls to hotels!

Getting married on the shores of Windermere

Brockhole - The Lake District Visitor Centre, offers a unique option between a registry office and a hotel based celebration. Find out how you can celebrate your big day without the big price tag at Brockhole - Weddings

A gift list with a difference

Do you love the Lake District? How about asking your guests to donate towards 'your' bridge, gate or directions fingerpost that you can visit in years to come?


From remote cottages to boutique hotels, stay somewhere special on your honeymoon. Take a look at Where to stay for ideas.

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