Perfect Day

Enjoy the wedding of your dreams at Merewood Country House Hotel.

We want your big day to be as unique and special as you do, so why not EMAIL or CALL US TODAY on 015394 46484.

We are here to help make your dreams come true.

 

Contacts

Registrar / Churches

Kendal: Sue Oliver - 01539 713567
Local Churches - please click here to download a list of local churches.

Photographers  

Tiree Dawson - 07917 867622 *Merewood wedding blog* *Special Offers*
Andrea Pickering Photography - 015395 30552 *Merewood wedding blog*
Dave Millington - 01995 602181 *Merewood wedding blog*
David Stanbury Classic Photography - 01942 747050 - *Merewood wedding blog*
Jason Chambers Photography - 07816 455562 *Merewood wedding blog*
Lorraine at Bowness Wedding Photography - 07887 994499 *Special Offers*
Steven Barber - 07790 096551 *Merewood wedding blog*
Steven Taylor 01229 860588 *Merewood wedding blog*
Amanda Jayne - 01900 825627
Bryan Jones - 01539 736295
Creative Wedding & Portrait Photography  07964 750649
Dave Greaves Photography - 07891 347282
Gav Harrison White Room Photgraphy - 01977 705945 or 07733 075501
Greg Clark Photography - 07813 194303
Janette Marshall - 07967 940626
Lisa Aldersley - 07590 891503
Paul and Gillian Pearson - 07808 911468
Rachel Winters - 01539 729189
Sheriff Studio - 01704 542 602
Steve Hillman Wedding Photography - 01229 871030
Steve Holcroft - 015394 48196
Steven & Stephanie Ashton - 01772 435184
Tina Luke - 015395 31500

Videographer

GOSH! Weddings - 0151 378 0991 *Merewood wedding video*
Lakeland Films - 01539 739912

Entertainment  

DJs

Ken Harper DJ - 07860 330690 
Marcus Keith, The Wedding Singer & Alan the DJ - 0845 2601106
D.W. Karaoke & Disco - 01524 770355 or 07786 63292
Gary Mills Millington DJ - 07920 102370

Singers

Howard Wing, swing singer - 07855 420806
Maria Jordan - 07722 264010
Reece Ft. Seona, Singing Sensation - 07796 657370
Rosie Critchley - 07749 123347
Simon Brown, singing piano man - 07761 039129
Steve Fisher, vocalist - Rod Stewart speciality act - 07773 990576
Steve Silver, vocalist and disco - 01229 468639
Your Singing Waiters - 08452 601106

Bands

Buffalo Party (can bring a DJ too)
Fun Time Frankies - 07868 610416
Live Wires - 0845 2263166
The Right Stuff - 01204 391777
The Magic Soundabout - 07790110785
The Northern Monkeys - 0845 094 3816
The Seals
The Sonics
The Vows - 07870 612479 or 01524 727823
The Supersets (contact Dominic) - 07931 279680
Twentyfourseven - 01524 409030
A Few Good Men - (contact Jason) - 07973 364250
High Society, Swing & Jazz Band - 01524 851873 
Ged Hone’s Music To Your Occasion (Jazz) - 01614 277992 
The Riviera Band - 0131 4672539
Hooper Band - 07730 943939 
Razzamajazz, Ray Evans - 01524 413070 or 07778 12134
LXS The Sixties Band (contact Andy Worthington) - 07713 416108
Green Hot Clover (Irish Band) - 0161 2246236
Clan Johnston (Ceilidh Band) - 015395 60581 
Union Street, Country Dance and Ceilidh Band - 07745 493135

Musicians

Peter Brown (Pianist) - 01229 860226 *Special Offers*
Champagne (Pianist: Andy Harmer) - 01204 843442
Jennie Sawdon (Singer/Pianist) - 07801 542736
Helen England (Soprano/Opera Singer) - 01625 428693 or 07786 325069
Annakate Pearson (Harpist) - 015394 47370 or 07977 150567
Clare Bakewell (Harpist) - 016973 43328 or 07838 13701
Milnthorpe Steel Band - 01524 734770 
Sunshine Panners (Steel Band) - 01434 684422 or 01434 220353
Lakeland Brass - 01539 735612
Intermezzo Quartet - 01274 582122 
The Lakes Quartet
Alan Gagan (Bagpiper) - 01257 241128 or 07967 290069
Solway Piper - 07979 821204
St Andrew’s Pipe Band - 01229 839481

Alternative Entertainment  

Magician: Lee Michaels - 01524 781571
Magician: Shaun Mccree - 01282 451137  
Magician: Alan Firth - 01204 419042
Magician: Chris Hurst - 07542 390 829 *Special Offers*
Magician: Joel Dickinson - 07715 847 691
Magician: Paul Lytton - 07802 748 579
Cariacturist: Spencer May - 07734 104005
Jukebox: 01225 444081
Photo booth: Photo Palooza - 07516 488 186
Photo booth/ Ice-cream tricycle: The Alternative Guest - 07826 759085
R. Casino, Fun Casino Hire - 01524 733540

Transport 

Car hire

Johnny Curwen - 015394 43156
Wharfedale Wedding Cars - 01943 870 523
Cars Of Distinction - 01768 881227 
Parker Wedding Cars - 01539 729189 
Rolls Royce Hire: Graham Calbert Thompson - 015394 88043
Samba Dayz (VW Camper Hire) - 01229 832570
Local Taxi Company - 015394 48899

Coaches

Wedding Classic Coach (Vintage Bus) - 015396 23254 
Princess Coaches - 015397 31894
Travellers Choice - 01524 720033 

Horse drawn carriage

Lakeland Carriages - 016974 78495

Lake cruise

Windermere Lake Cruises - 015394 42600

Hair, make-up and beauty therapists

Alexandra Schneider (massage therapist) - 07500 298 347
Aqua Hair & Beauty - 015394 45944
Lavinia Hair - 01539 739243 
Liesl Hair - 01539 737789
Lucinda Hayton Make Up - 015398 22283
Lisa Jayne - 07785 937074 
Oxleys Spa - 015394 32385
Sarah Clayton - 07739 176996
Jessica Walker (beauty therapist) - 07971 808682

Cakes

Kate Sumsion - our very own cake maker, based at Cragwood - 015394 88177

Florists

Ann Blair - 01539 727540
Brackens of Bowness - 015394 42869
Carmen - 07715 707784 or 01539 741515
Flowers By Arrangement (Clare) - 01539 736700 or 01539 734744
Valerie Ann’s - 015394 42068 *Special Offers*

Chair Covers  

Purple Swan Hire - 07730 595397
Homestead Cumbria (Contact Geraldine) - 015394 69942

Child Care  

Caroline Hindle (Registered Childcare) - 015394 42032
Harvey Rush (Children's Entertainer) - 01524 426161

Other 

Wedding Stationery - 015396 20199 
The White Attic Design Studio (stationery) - 07866 637484
Windermere Tourist Board - 015394 46499 
Toast Master, George Phillips - 01253 358887
Huttons Chocolates - 015394 42282 *Special Offers*
The Hat Box - 07895 780200