Barn in the Fells

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£3000 - £9600 for a package
Up to 180
Exclusive Use
Wedding Licence
A stones throw from Ambleside, the barn and Lakeland fields waits to come alive with the sounds of love & laughter. New but very old, its a collection of rustic spaces being lovingly repurposed.
Pricing & Costs

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Number of Guests Included
The Meadows - £3000: - Allocated field space - 2 Options available. - Limited water & power access (site dependent). - Parking for over 40 cars. - Local recommended suppliers list. - Professional Wedding Planner assistance. - Access Thurs-Sun. The Barn - £9600: - The Old Barn (approx 180 max capacity), - Crow How - Beds for 2 nights for 19 guests plus breakfasts! - The Undercroft (approx 150 capacity), - Sheep Yard Outdoor Courtyard Space, - Brye Bar - We run it, you choose how, - Catering space, storage room & lots of parking, - Local recommended suppliers list, - Professional Wedding Planner assistance, - Reign over this little kingdom Fri-Sun. Please note - The price will be higher for bank holidays.
What is included in this pricing:
Exclusive use
Wedding coordinator available on the day
Day before set up available
Features & Capacity


Venue Type
Dining Capacity
Reception Capacity
Sleeps No. of People
Bridal Suite
Standard Room
Usual Access Time
Usual Finish Time


Disabled Access
Landscaped Gardens
Open Flame Permitted
Exclusive Use
Marquee Permitted
Outdoor Reception Space
In-House Wedding Coordinator
On-Site Parking

Food and Drink

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

Ceremony & Reception

Dancefloor Available
Confetti Permitted
Fireworks Permitted

Cultural Specialists

Full Description
- Each space is yours to design, decorate and enjoy. - MARQUEES / TIPIS in the Meadows - We have two sites perfect for events, surrounded by beautiful fells and wonderfully close to some registered ceremony venues and Rydal Water. - BARN (Fully booked for 2022) - The Old Barn can seat up to 180 guests and the Undercroft is spot on for a Ceremony. The Byre Bar keeps you all watered and The Sheep Yard is perfect for alfresco partying. - You share your ideas with our Wedding Manager, come and have a nosey at the place and then we will help you create it all. - Over a l’al path from the barn there sits a wonderful hotel. Handy that isnt it! - Crow How has beds for 19 guests, is beautifully looked after and easy to stumble to after a long day enjoying yourselves. They have some stunning gardens and views to the fells but best of all this comes as part of your booking too.

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Annabel
Hi! I am ready and waiting to show you around this fab site, you may even get to meet the family and stop for a brew! I hope to help you not just decide if we are right for you but answer any wedding queries you have. Hope to meet you soon! A x


No. of Weddings Hosted
Less than 10
Public Liability Insurance
No. of People In Team
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Location & Contact Details


Ambleside LA22 9P, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9PN, England

Travel Notes

We are placed between Ambleside and Rydal Water, next door to Crow How Guest House.

Nearest Town


Nearest Motorway & Junction


Nearest Train Station


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Describe the best wedding that happened at your venue?

Tipi heaven, hay bail ceremony and fireworks in the dark.

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

Choose your guests list (min & Max) then first thing is venue as this reflects on everything else!

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

Oh, where to start?! Love personal dares for each guests, hilarious! Love great music that puts smiles on faces. Love music that makes people close their eyes to relish it more!

Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.

Friendly, rustic aka old, roomy, inviting, awesome.

Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?

Either out on the fell with the Old Barn behind or in the gardens next door or in one of the lovely doorways.

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

Not yet!

What’s your favourite canapé?

Cumberland sausage bite

What’s your favourite midnight treat?

In bed before then sorry... ;-)

What is your venue's most unique feature?

The chandelier made by Hogg from old Hay Bobs in the bar area!!

What part of your business are you most proud of?

All of it! Seeing the progress and renovations in such a treasured space means a lot to the whole family.

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