5 Reasons Why Lodore Falls Hotel & Spa is the Most Romantic Destination in the Lake District

As a region famed for inspiring the works of famous Romantic poets, such as Wordsworth and Coleridge, the Lake District is historically deemed one of the most romantic destinations in the UK. Lodore Falls Hotel & Spa stands out as the epitome of a romantic getaway; the timeless natural beauty you will find here cannot be replicated elsewhere. The hotel has a unique charm that will allow you to reconnect with your partner in an intimate environment away from home.

Explore 5 reasons why the Lodore Falls Hotel & Spa stands out as the most romantic destination in the Lake District:

1. Idyllic Location & Exquisite Amenities

Lodore Falls Hotel & Spa boasts a prime location surrounded by breathtaking scenery in a quiet corner of the Borrowdale Valley. Home to the award-winning Falls Spa, perfect for relaxing in any season, treat your loved one to rejuvenating treatments and use of the state-of-the-art facilities.

The beautiful ensuite bedrooms provide a plush and comfortable retreat, enhanced by the recent £2.5 million ground floor renovation which saw the Bar, Reception and Lounges receive an update and the newly reinvented Falls Brasserie emerge.

With a variety of dining options, including the trendy Mizu Pan-Asian Restaurant and the casually elegant Falls Brasserie, guests are spoilt for choice with a selection of innovative menus.

Despite feeling as though you are in a whole other world, the hotel is conveniently accessible, making it an ideal escape. The proximity to iconic locations such as Ashness Bridge, Surprise View and Derwentwater, known for their stunning views, adds an extra touch of romance. It’s also a gateway for adventure with lake cruises, outdoor activities, and local attractions right on your doorstep.

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2. You can plan your engagement

The scenic Lake District is the perfect backdrop for a proposal with enchanting settings you will find described in the likes of novels and fairytales. The tranquility you will find here creates a memorable and intimate place to promise forever to one another. Lodore Falls Hotel & Spa offers several romantic proposal packages for this special moment. These all include:

  • Overnight accommodation in a beautiful Deluxe Suite.
  • A rejuvenating 2-hours spa access in the award-winning Falls Spa.
  • Delectable evening meal in either the Falls Brasserie or Mizu Pan Asian Restaurant.
  • A hearty full English breakfast.
  • Choose from a variation of room décor by the talented Timeless Balloon Event Hire.
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3. You can plan your wedding

Lodore Falls Hotel & Spa is an ideal venue for your dream wedding. The hotel offers versatile spaces, such as the Garden Gazebo, Derwent Suite, and the Conservatory, that can be tailored to your needs, from intimate gatherings to grand celebrations.

The dedicated weddings team works closely with couples to bring their vision to life, their comprehensive wedding packages cover every detail, ensuring a stress-free experience. We have curated a fantastic list of experienced recommended suppliers, who have become the extended family of the Lodore team and know the venue like the back of their hand.

The expert culinary team have designed an array of creative and innovative dishes, with a strong focus on local produce, that are sure to help set your wedding apart. Speak with our weddings team to create a package that suits your preferences, they are always on hand to help.

Enjoy an overnight stay in one of our opulent Bridal Suites designed with every comfort and luxury in mind. Take advantage of beautiful natural lighting ideal for morning bridal prep with your bride squad. Feel rejuvenated with the included 2-hours spa access – perfect for recharging your batteries as newlyweds the following day.

4. Plan your honeymoon (or 'mini moon')

After the whirlwind of your wedding, retreat to Lodore Falls Hotel & Spa for a honeymoon or ‘mini moon’ that allows you to rest, recuperate, and recharge. The serene setting is perfect for starting your new life together, wrapped up in your own little bubble. Enjoy romantic walks along Derwentwater, relaxing sessions in the Falls Spa, delicious dining in either of our restaurants, and plenty of quiet moments together, making the most of the hotel’s luxurious amenities and the stunning natural surroundings.

5. Return to us for your anniversary

Lodore Falls Hotel & Spa invites couples to return for their anniversary, reliving the magic of their special day. Intensify your romance with a relaxing stay, exquisite dining, and the opportunity to reconnect with the team who made your wedding unforgettable. Create a tradition and return to us each year, reminding yourselves of the vows you have made to one another and the love that you share.

Many couples also bring children, who might not have been present, to share in precious memories, creating a special connection to the place where their journey as a family began.