Brockholes Nature Reserve – Venue Spotlight

Imagine taking your wedding vows floating on
water, surrounded by panoramic lake views and amazing wildlife.

Set in the heart of a Lancashire
Wildlife Trust wetland nature reserve, this eco-friendly wedding venue floats
on the lake, nestled amongst the reeds. What’s more, by choosing Brockholes for
your special day, you are supporting a local wildlife charity and helping
protect one of Lancashire’s most treasured
green spaces. This natural, woodland and wetland setting is perfect for
a wedding of any size with scenery and landscape to suit all seasons.

With an intimate lakeside ceremony
room, stunning dining and reception rooms, and a range of delicious home-made
wedding menus created using locally-sourced ingredients from the North West,
Brockholes is a wedding venue with a difference,
just waiting for you to create your own special day.

Meadow Lake Suite

Our intimate ceremony room allows you
to feel close to nature, where up to 110 guests will be able to share your
special moment. When the celebrations begin, we have two event spaces that are
suitable for your wedding reception.

The Meadow Lake Suite is perfect for
your wedding breakfast and can seat up to 110 guests, we can also accommodate
up to 150 guests for your evening reception in our restaurant (available after

With a modest and contemporary
design, the event spaces at Brockholes blend in with the landscape and allow
you to express your own style and create a wedding theme that suits you.

As the sun sets
over the lake, Brockholes will transform into the ideal evening party venue. Whether you prefer a
DJ, a live band or a ceilidh, we have plenty of space for up to 150 guests to
enjoy a dance by the water and enjoy the end of a magical day.

Food and Drink

We take pride in offering a range of
alternative catering choices for your big day to ensure everyone’s requirements
are tailored to.

Whether you
would like an entirely vegan menu, a
three-course wedding breakfast, a barbecue or a stylish vintage afternoon tea, we can offer it all, with ingredients sustainably sourced and produced in the
North West.


Along the banks of the river, in our
ancient woodland or with the sun setting across the lake, our 250-acre nature
reserve will provide a stunning stage for
your photographs. With willow arches directly out of a fairy tale,
meadows, reedbeds and woodland; you’re guaranteed to find a picture perfect
location to remember your special day.


  • The UK’s only
    floating wedding venue.
  • Vegan weddings
  • Up close and
    personal to nature and wildlife.
  • Profits go back
    into the Nature Reserve to help protect local wildlife.
  • Set in the heart of a
    Lancashire Wildlife Trust wetland nature reserve


    Brockholes Nature Reserve, Preston New Road,
    Preston, Lancashire PR5 0AG • Tel: 01772 872005 Email:
    [email protected] •Web:

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