Manor By The Lake Wedding Photographer

bride and groom in front of manor by the lake in cheltenham

Being Manor by the Lake wedding photographer is always a pleasure. Nestled in the heart of Gloucestershire in the Regency spa town of Cheltenham is Manor by the Lake, an award-winning exclusive-use venue. Set in 7 acres of its own beautiful gardens and flanked by a picturesque private lake, Manor By The Lake is a beautiful Victorian Renaissance manor steeped in history and classical style. The former home of Sir George Dowty has been restored to its 1854 status, with some of the most elegant wooden carving and ornamental décor in the south-west of England. With 12 beautifully-appointed rooms, you can even stay the night in this fairy-tale setting. Each room is individually designed (four-poster beds and stunning en-suites) and comes with all the modern facilities you could possibly need.

From small ceremonies to a full-scale celebration of 400 guests, Manor By The Lake can accommodate your needs and suits all faiths, cultures and religions.

Couples can choose from four distinct function rooms in the manor itself: The Ballroom – a grand a spacious room with pretty French doors that open out directly onto the grounds, The Lyderick – a majestic room with superb stained-glass windows and a magnificent marble fireplace. The Maximillian – with luxurious oak panelling and plenty of natural light, which is a perfect choice for Winter weddings. Marquerite Library – once the mansion’s library, perfect for an intimate civil ceremonies of up to 35 guests.

bride and groom kissing during wedding ceremony at maximillian room at manor by the lake

Manor by the Lake wedding photography

monet bridge at manor by the lake

There are also two outdoor options: Italian Pavilion -hidden within Italian walled garden, the Gazebo is perfect for summertime ceremonies. Lakeside Pavilion – located beside the manor’s famous lake, the pavilion is magical and impossibly romantic choice.  The best part is that you can choose a different room for each stage of the day’s celebrations!

There is also another space that is worth mentioning, the Manor’s own Rock Bar! Tucked away behind a secret doorway this is a perfect place for groomsmen to relax before the wedding. For couples planning a church wedding in Gloucestershire, Manor by the Lake is ideally situated as a reception venue for ceremonies taking place in Gloucester Cathedral or Tewkesbury Abbey.

Whether you choose to have a small, intimate wedding or planning a lavish marquee celebration for 400 guests, then look no further-you’ve found a venue with an added wow-factor right here and really you can expect some stunning Manor by the Lake wedding photography.

If you are thinking of getting married at the Manor by the Lake and are in need of Gloucestershire wedding photographer, please get in touch.    I would love to hear about your wedding plans.

bride and groom walking towards manor by the lake in cheltenham

"...Martin made us feel like we were working with a friend and that relaxed feel was reflected in our photos..." - Layla & Chris

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Manor By The Lake, Hatherley Lane, Cheltenham, GL51 6PN – Phone: 01242245071