Weddings with Ullswater ‘Steamers’

Searching for something unique for your wedding day? Ullswater ‘Steamers’ is the perfect choice to host your Lake District wedding celebrations on Ullswater, known as one of England's most beautiful lakes. 

The Ullswater Valley’s dramatic landscape has inspired writers and artists for centuries. Enjoy spectacular views from the gentle rolling hills of the northern reach to the grandeur of the southern reach, where the foothills of Helvellyn rise from Ullswater’s lakeshore. It is the most breathtaking backdrop for your wedding photography. 

Host a celebratory wedding toast and relax with your loved ones on the beautiful and tranquil Ullswater lake, creating unforgettable memories with Ullswater ‘Steamers’. Click below to discover our bespoke wedding packages and vessels.

Why not take a look below at our virtual boat tours to see which boat you'd like to charter for your special occasion?

Please note:

  • A surcharge applies for Ullswater boat cruises on: Fridays, Sundays and bank holidays during our red timetable
  • Ullswater wedding cruises usually depart from Glenridding pier
  • Ullswater ‘Steamers’ boats all have MP3 compatible sound systems

Private boat hire for your wedding day

  • Choose from one or two hour Ullswater wedding cruises
  • Dress up Ullswater ‘Steamers’ boats with wedding flowers and decorations
  • Add catering and entertainment for your wedding guests

Please note: Ullswater ‘Steamers’ one hour boat wedding cruises are subject to operational restrictions in the main season.

Ullswater 'Steamers' reception wedding venue Lake District

Private boat hire before and after your wedding day

Are your family and friends visiting you for a short stay for your wedding day? 

Arrange a private boat hire with Ullswater ‘Steamers’ before or after your wedding day to launch and extend your special wedding celebrations.

M.V. Western Belle with a group tour around the Lake District

Upgrade your Ullswater wedding day cruise

Choose Ullswater ‘Steamers’ Diamond Upgrade Package for your wedding day to enjoy a sparkling Prosecco (white and pink available) or Cava for wedding events on Ullswater, with up to 60 guests for just £195.

Pink champagne wedding Ullswater 'Steamers'

Ullswater ‘Steamers’ has an approved list of private caterers and entertainment to choose from for your wedding day, who are all familiar with our boats.