Best Contemporary Country Wedding Hotel 2023 – Cumbria

Weddings at the Fleece

Combining rural charm with contemporary luxury, the Fleece at Ruleholme provides a stylish, idyllic setting for your big-day celebrations.

You and your guests will have exclusive access to our beautiful, open-plan Hadrian’s Suite, featuring modern, comfortable furnishings, breath-taking design concepts, and uninterrupted views of the rolling countryside surrounding us.

Should the Cumbrian weather agree, you are also welcome to relax outside in our manicured gardens or under traditional London lamplight on our private veranda.

With an array of delicious food, a refined selection of drinks, and an abundance of dancing opportunities, we guarantee that you and your guests will create cherished memories to last a lifetime.

Below you can read the experiences from some of the beautiful couples who we have had the honour of hosting their special day.

Make Lifelong Memories

Our luxury Newlywed Suite features a king-sized 4-poster bed, custom artwork, fluffy robes and slippers, a deep, freestanding copper bath tub, 24-hour room service, and a Juliet balcony overlooking the lush, green countryside that surrounds us. You won’t want to leave us the morning after, especially when we deliver your breakfast in bed.

With 23 bespoke guest bedrooms available, and convenient transport routes to the centre of Carlisle and beyond, we guarantee that your friends and family have ample local provision available, allowing them to enjoy a worry-free day and night of celebration by your side.

We have flexible wedding packages available to suit any party size up to 200 guests, and our Wedding and Events Manager Jade will ensure that your day is nothing short of perfect.

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Kindly note that prices for the 2024/25 period are currently under review, and the prices listed may not accurately represent the final pricing at the time of booking