Exclusive Use

The Forest Side is the perfect exclusive use or wedding venue in the Lake District. This fully refurbished former Victorian gentleman’s residence, surrounded by 43 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens, with simply breath-taking scenery wherever you look, is a truly unique place to celebrate your special day.

You can hire The Forest Side for Exclusive use for any Special occasion; Weddings, Birthdays, Anniversaries or even just a family and friends get together. Exclusive Use at the Forest Side includes all 20 beautifully decorated bedrooms. A perfect way to bring all your family and friends together to join your celebrations.

Our Packages are perfectly created to include everything you may require for your special occasion. At the Forest Side we offer One Night and Two Night exclusive use options. We are also able to adapt our packages should you wish to add or amend anything within our packages.

The 18th Century refurbished Gothic mansion has an elegant lounge and bar area which is ideal for family and friends to enjoy chatting away the evening.

The Forest Side’s award winning restaurant, Has been voted 18th best restaurant in the UK by the Estrella Damm Restaurant Awards as well as voted 27th best restaurant in the UK by the Good Food Guide, as seat up to 50 people

You can rest assured that our award-winning Head Chef Paul Leonard will be on hand to create the perfect menu for you, using only the finest of ingredients from the Cumbrian landscape and of course from our very own kitchen garden.

Not only that, our Sommelier will be able to recommend appropriate wines to match each course of your bespoke menu.


If you would like to find out more about our package please do contact our Events Coordinator on 015394 35250 or alternative email us at info@theforestside.com.




    Exclusive Use Brochure

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