Weddings at the Dunes Hotel

The Dunes Hotel offers only the best setting for weddings in the South Lakes.
Whether it’s an intimate ceremony or an elaborate affair, the Dunes will help create a wedding to remember comprising your personality and taste.

The Perfect Place
To Say "I Do"

The Dunes Hotel is a prestigious hotel & wedding venue in the South Lakes, only minutes from Roanhead Beach. With stunning countryside views, immaculate grounds and incredibly attentive front-of-house staff… we are best placed to ensure your wedding is as special as you deserve.

The Dunes Hotel are finalists in the North West Weddings Awards to be recognised as the “Best Cumbrian Wedding Venue” of 2022 and nominated for “Best Cumbrian Wedding Venue of 2023“. In addition, the Dunes Hotel received award for “Best Luxury Countryside Hotel & Wedding Venue 2023 – Cumbria” by Lux Magazine.

2024 Wedding showcase at the Dunes Hotel

13th of October 2024 – Midday until 17:00

Prize draw at the end of the day for the winning couple to receive a complimentary overnight stay in the bridal suite.

We provide gorgeous outdoor tipi weddings.

Bridal suites, exclusive areas to dine & drink.

We’ll help you plan the perfect wedding day.

Our next fair is on the 18th of October-24.

The Perfect South Lakes Wedding

Our venue is highly versatile for a range of wedding themes & styles in all seasons that you can choose to tie the knot. If you’d like to book an appointment to discuss how we can help create the perfect day for you, call us today.

Bespoke Weddings in the South Lakes

Our team will take the time to understand what your idea of the perfect wedding would look like & explain how we can cater for your specific requirements. 

With our wealth of experience planning weddings in our venue, we’ll provide instant access to a whole range of ideas, concepts, vendors & unique details that will make your wedding day memorable for all those who attend.



Attention to Detail in every wedding we coordinate

Award Finalists for venue for 2022 & Nominated for 2023.

Stunning scenery, exceptional venue & facilities on-site.

Experience a Relaxing Massage on Your special day

Experiencing a massage by a trained professional has a range of benefits, especially on or before a Wedding day. We provide a range of massage therapy treatments that will help reduce stress & anxiety.

At the Dunes Hotel, we provide a range of high-quality, professional massage therapy treatments at our stunning countryside venue.

Do you need help with ideas?

Our General Manager, Edward, has experience at co-ordinating weddings at the Dunes Hotel. If you’d like some help with ideas, concepts and the things you should consider when planning such an important event… get in touch with us.


Our dedicated team will be on hand before and throughout your event to ensure everything runs smoothly on the day.

We have all the facilities on-site you could need for your day ranging from a dedicated serving team, highly trained bar staff & chefs to stunning accommodation and well-kept grounds with countryside views. We create bespoke packages tailored for you, your partner, family & friends to ensure everybody has a great time at the Dunes Hotel.

Our Reviews



“The purpose of my email is to outline our gratitude as a family for creating such a magical wedding… and to thank you for your incredible unwavering support yesterday... …Your venue leaves us with incredible memories of an amazing wedding, especially at such an emotional moment. Your staff were incredible and should be considered an absolute asset , they really couldn’t have been more supportive during the wedding. Thank you so much from the very bottom of our hearts. I’m sure we will be back in the near future to relive some incredible memories”

Stuart Wright


Had our wedding here on 04/08/2018. Fantastic day at a fantastic venue. Food was brilliant. Staff were spot on. Would recommend to any and all.

Joan Beck


Very smart place,good food,good service,lovely staff very welcoming, spotless clean,great venue for a wedding lovely outdoor areas, great for families and access suitable for wheelchairs

David Whitehead


I attended a wedding and was very pleasantly surprised. The ceremony was outside on the patio which was nice. The bar area and the main room where nicely decorated. The food was very good. Both main meal and evening buffet. The bars were well controlled and the beer was excellent

Mr & Mrs Wilson
Mr & Mrs Wilson


Hi Garry… I would just like to send you and the rest of the team but most specifically yourself a huge thankyou on behalf of me and Sam for all your help on the build-up but most importantly for everything you did to help make our wedding day so perfect. We cannot thank you enough. Everything ran so smoothly and we couldn't of asked for anymore.