Constructed between 1856-1858, Manor By The Lake presents a labyrinth of stylish, ornate and luxurious chambers, and in fact, is the only entirely exclusive wedding venue in the whole of Cheltenham and Gloucester! Couples are able to commandeer the whole manor in its entirety, allowing the wedding party to enjoy a different room for each stage of the day's celebrations.
A choice of 8 stylish areas are licensed for the conduct of civil wedding ceremonies:-
The Marguerite Room - Overlooking the manor's picturesque gardens and extensive grounds, The Marguerite Room, which is licensed to host civil ceremonies with up to 35 guests, was once the mansion's library, and still retains its original bookcases.
The Maximillian Room - Featuring luxurious oak panelling and a magnificent marble fireplace, The Maximillian Room presents a perfect setting for intimate ceremonies with up to 60 guests.
The Lyderick Room - Licensed for the conduct of civil wedding ceremonies with up to 80 guests, this grand, majestic room features magical stained-glass windows and a superb marble fireplace.
The Jazz Suite And Bar - This unique and charming space can accommodate up to 80 guests for a wedding ceremony.
The West Wing Ballroom - This delightfully light and spacious room features pretty French doors that open out onto the grounds, and can act as a blank canvas for you to decorate as you wish. It is a perfect location for civil ceremonies with 300 guests, or formal wedding breakfasts for 200.
The Arches - Should you wish to stage your ceremony outside, The Arches offers a truly romantic and scenic location.
The Italian Gazebo - Situated within the manor's listed Italianate walled gardens, the Gazebo is a perfect location for intimate ceremonies surrounded by stunning flowers.
The Victorian Pavilion - Idyllically located beside the mansion's famous lake, this highly romantic, magical beauty spot is licensed for ceremonies with 300 people.
You and your guests are welcome to stay over and relax in this fairytale setting the night before, and after the wedding. 12 luxurious bedrooms are available to choose from, each individually designed and decorated and complete with all of the modern facilities you could possibly need.
Bespoke wedding packages are designed around individual couples, and generally include exclusive hire of the manor and grounds, the services of a personal wedding coordinator, table linen, crockery, cutlery, glassware and other such essentials.