“Every Love story is beautiful but yours is our favourite…”

Skitby Guarantees to provide your DREAM DAY whatever that may be!!!

We have recently been voted “Best Venue in Cumbria 2018” at County Brides North West Wedding Awards 2018!!! Thank you to our past clients for all their kind words and votes.

Skitby is licensed for Civil Ceremonies, Partnerships And Naming Ceremonies and our quirky barn venue offers full exclusivity for your special day. We pride ourselves in our ability to offer a very personal and bespoke wedding planning experience and view the process as an exciting journey leading to your “Happily ever after!!”   We ensure that you have a designated member of the team on hand throughout the day.

Our Ceremony room with open fire and stunning period grand piano can accommodate between 80 and 100 guests. Our Main Suite with exposed beams and feature stone wall can accommodate 96 guests.

Both the Main Suite and ceremony room can seat 130 guests. For an evening Reception we can accommodate 180 -200 guests


  • In House Florist
  • Prop Hire
  • We can create themed weddings
  • Tables dressed with linen and napkins to your choice of colour
  • Marquee site available on the grounds.


We are very flexible with the menus that we offer and can tailor them to best suit your requirements or we can even create a menu bespoke to you.

  • Drinks packages
  • Canapes
  • Four Course Wedding Breakfast
  • Premier menu
  • Hot and Cold Buffets
  • Afternoon Tea
  • Barbecue and Hog Roast
  • Around the world menus
  • + much more…


We can book local accommodation and transport for you – with Log Cabins, Hotels and B&B’s nearby.

Taxis, mini buses and coaches are available in the local area

Wedding Gift List

The Shop at Skitby could be a perfect starting point to create a gift list for your Special day! Your gift list could include a range of glassware, linen, lanterns, something specific such as a clock to complete that room in your home and more!! A fabulous way to remember your wedding day with gifts from your venue!!!

“A beautiful venue filled with fun, love and twinkly lights…..”

Hosting your special day at Skitby we promise will be the BEST DAY EVER!!!!