Wddding Ceremonies and Receptions at Muncaster Castle
Steeped in history and set against the breathtaking views that are showcased in the Western Lake District, Muncaster Castle is an idyllic venue perfect for your special occasion whether it is an intimate family gathering or a lavish celebration totally your choice for your day.
Spoilt for choice we have five breathtaking rooms for ceremonies and/or celebrations.
Our most dramatic room with wood panelled walls and dating from the medieval era has a huge working log fireplace and is at the heart of Muncaster Castle allowing you and your guests to really enjoy the full Muncaster experience.
The Great Hall and Front Lawn are perfect for drinks after the wedding breakfast.
The Drawing Room
With a unique, ornate, barrell-vaulted Italian plaster ceiling and with south facing tall windows overlooking the formal front Castle lawns this, our largest room offering is pure elegance, entwined with history and tradition including the family portraits from the 16th Century to the present day who will overlook your celebrations along with the huge centerpiece of the marble fireplace adding in that extra grandiose.
The Formal Dining Room
Wonderfully traditional, offering original and opulent wall coverings and boasting a large bay window with the full vista of the gardens and the valley below reaching up to the mountains in the distance beneath Scafell Pike, this room can host a more intimate ceremony. Standing proudly in the center is the great, ornate walnut dining table capable of seating up to 30 in considerable style.
The Billiard Room
Bathed in light from its leaded bay window overlooking the lawns with its full wood panelled walls offers a smaller option – sometimes known as the ‘Family Dining Room’ this room has a special place within the Castle as the family still entertain and use this room for formal occasions.
The Guard Room
This room offers an intimate and romantic atmosphere, with a beautiful barrel-vaulted ceiling, Elizabethan fireplace and oak panelling gives another option for a unique ceremony.
The refurbished Old Laundry located a short distance from the castle is available for evening party.
We recommend visitors with disabilities contact us before their arrival for advice.
Dogs are welcome on site but can't enter the castle or Owl Centre.
Prices £70 - £87.50 min 35 people during summer months. Includes exclusive use of agreed rooms in the venue, 3 course meal, flowers for tables and old laundry room for evening parties.
Prices for smaller weddings discussed on application.
Muncaster Castle, RavenglassHistoric haunted Castle home to the Pennington family for 800 years. A 70-acre garden famous for…
Muncaster Castle Functions, RavenglassNothing can create a more the perfect location than Muncaster Castle, Utilising the best of the…
Muncaster Castle Conferences, RavenglassWhether for a small or large conference, meeting or event, Muncaster Castle, set on the beautiful…
Muncaster Castle - Hawk & Owl Centre, RavenglassSet in the beautiful gardens of Muncaster Castle, the Hawk & Owl Centre offers exhilarating bird of…
Set in the beautiful gardens of Muncaster Castle, the Hawk & Owl Centre offers…
Welcome to Lakeland's oldest, longest and most scenic railway!
La'aL Ratty, the little…
The history of the Ravenglass and Eskdale railway told with relics, models, photographs…
Deep and narrow gorge on Stanley Ghyll reached via marked route from National Trust car…
St Mary's has been an important religious site since the 8th century.
Eskdale Mill is a unique experience, nestled in one of the Lake District's most beautiful…
Receive all the latest news, special offers and information from the Lake District, Cumbria
Cumbria Tourism, Windermere Road, Staveley, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 9PL
© Cumbria Tourism