Friends & Venues

Finding the Perfect Pitch for your Tipi Hire

We work with fabulous venues across the Lake District, Cumbria, Northumberland, Lancashire, North Yorkshire and Scotland. A selection of these are listed below, these are all venues we have worked with before and can really recommend!

We also install on a wide range of private sites and offer free site visits to help you decide if your site will work with our Tipis 

Special Event Tipi (Tepee) Friendly Venues in Cumbria and the Lake District

Brathay Hall – Beautiful Georgian mansion, set in mature woodland and rolling pasture at the head of Lake Windermere. Offers accommodation and a beautiful view to enjoy from the Tipis.

The Waterhead Hotel, Coniston – With lake views, a private jetty and manicured gardens our Tipis (Tepees) fit in perfectly with the stunning Lake District fells and mountains. To view our Waterhead Hotel Brochure please follow Special Event Tipis @ The Waterhead Hotel

Carlisle Cricket Club Carlisle – A great informal and fun venue in the heart of Carlisle surrounded by beautiful parkland

Threlkeld Cricket Club - Surrounded by the stunning Lake District Fells and mountains, this is a perfect Cumbrian Tipi wedding spot! 

Low House, Armathwaite – The home of Special Event Tipis Open Days, Low House is a romantic country house wedding and events venue, beautifully situated in the rolling countryside of the Eden Valley in Cumbria. To view our Low House brochure please follow Special Event Tipis @ Low House

Lake District Cottages at Monkhouse Hill – Monkhouse Hill offers a unique and memorable alternative to a conventional hotel venues. To view our Monkhouse Hill brochure please follow Special Event Tipis @ Monkhouse Hill

Bank Ground Farm, Consiton – Set in over 60 acres of breathtaking Lake District countryside, Tipis (Teepees) are set up with a private lake frontage and panoramic views over Lake Coniston. To view our Bank Ground Farm brochure please follow Special Event Tipis @ Bank Ground Farm

Calthwaite Hall – Set in the heart of the picturesque Eden valley, and located just minutes from the M6, Cathwaite Hall offers luxury accommodation and plenty of outdoor space to pitch your Tipis (Teepees)

Graythwaite Hall/Silverholme – Lake Windermere – A Special Event Tipis favourite, Silverholme manor offers elegant accommodation and an amazing Tipi (Teepee) pitch with stunning views of Lake Windermere. To view our Silverholme brochure please follow Special Event Tipis @ The Graithwaite Estate

Brougham Hall – An ongoing restoration project, Brougham Hall is fantastic rustic venue with its own brewery just outside of Penrith

Hidden River Cabins – Log cabins, hot tubs and nature in a beautifully untouched corner of Cumbria makes Hidden River Cabins a unique and pretty perfect Tipi (Tepee) pitch!

Parkhouse Barn – A really versatile, rustic Cumbrian wedding venue with a Tipi (Teepee) site overlooking the Kent Estuary and surrounding hills. To view our Parkhouse Barn brochure please follow Special Event Tipis @ Parkhouse Barn

Morland Hall – Set in ancient woods and parkland in glorious rolling countryside with a formal lawn area to pitch our Tipis (Teepees)

High Barn, Eden Hall – If you fancy a festival style wedding then High Barn offers that perfect boho, rustic feel. With plenty of space, rivers, woodland and views to die for it’s a wonderful place to pitch our Tipis (Tepees)

The Lingholm Estate, Derwentwater – The Lingholm Estate is situated on the Western Shore of Derwentwater in a dramatic location surrounded by incredible views of some of the best loved Lakeland fells. If you are looking for a tranquil lakeside location with stunning scenery and Lakeside access then Lingholm may be the perfect place for your Tipis (Teepees)

Blencowe Hall – Beautifully restored Blencowe Hall has various options for pitching our Tipis (Teepee) in its gardens and adjoining land.  To view our Blencowe Hall brochure please follow Special Event Tipis @ Blencowe Hall

Underley Grange – A stunning and unique Cumbrian Tipi wedding venue with plenty of guest accommodation and space for our Tipis (Teepee) on the old tennis courts.  To view our Underley Grange brochure please follow Special Event Tipis @ Underley Grange

Watermillock Village Hall - Based on the West side of Ullswater, Watermillock Village Hall is the perfect lake side blank canvas for our Tipis (Teepees) 

Melmerby Hall – Melmerby Hall is a Grade II listed mansion in the heart of the Eden Valley with beautiful grounds for our Tipis (Teepees)

Bower House Inn - Nestled between Mitredale and Muncaster Fell, The Bower House Inn is ideally situated to take full advantage of these stunning surroundings. To view our Bower House Inn Brochure please follow Special Event Tipis @ The Bower House Inn


Special Event Tipi (Tepee) Friendly Venues Northumberland

Stanton Hall Gardens - Set in 10 acres of beautiful mature Northumberland gardens, Stanton Hall allows couples to design their own dream day with 2 beautiful Tipi (Tepee) pitches to choose from!

Bamburgh CastleBamburgh’s fairytale location overlooking miles of breathtaking coastline provides a spectacular backdrop for your wedding ceremony and reception. There are a variety of pitches and options for our Tipis (Teepees) to suit your own individual style! To view our Bamburgh Castle brochure please follow Special Event Tipis @ Bamburgh Castle

Capheaton Hall – The backdrop of this beautiful Grade 1 listed Hall with its glorious architecture, and fabulous grounds, makes it the ideal location for a Tipi (Teepee) wedding.  To view our Capheaton Hall brochure please follow Special Event Tipis @ Capheaton Hall

High House Farm Brewery Bespoke Tipi (Teepee) weddings in a perfect and peaceful rustic setting

Pot-a-Doodle Do Wigwam VillageQuirky venue on the Northumberland coastline. Our Tipis (Teepees) sit perfectly amongst the wigwam accommodation!

Hulne AbbeyHulne Abbey is a truly exclusive and enchanting wedding venue, nestled on a hillside in the private parkland of the Duke of Northumberland.

Old Horton Grange Farm – In the heart of Northumberland, beautiful grounds and exclusive accommodation makes Old Horton Grange Farm the perfect North East wedding venue

Cuddystone Hall - Nestled in the College Valley and with spectacular views, Cuddystone Hall is a super romatic Northumberland Tipi (Teepee) wedding venue.  To view our Cuddystone Hall brochure please follow Special Event Tipis @ Cuddystone Hall

Scout Hut @ Whitburn - Informal and fun Tipi (Teepee) venue where up to 3 Giant Hat Tipis can be nestled amongst the trees

New Close Farm - A relaxed and informal Tipi wedding pitch with stunning views just outside of Durham. To view our New Close Farm Brochure please follow Special Event Tipis @ New Close Farm


Special Event Tipi (Tepee) Friendly Venues Scotland & The Borders

The Log Cabin at Ravensheugh - A stunning clifftop location beside the woods and high above the beach.  The Log Cabin at Ravensheugh offers amazing panoramic beach views to May Island and the Firth of Forth.

Ardkinglas Estate – Situated on the shores of Loch Fyne against a spectacular background of mountain and forest, this is a simply beautiful Tipi spot!

Hidden River Cabins – Log cabins, hot tubs and nature in a beautifully untouched corner of Cumbria makes Hidden River Cabins a unique and pretty perfect Tipi (Tepee) pitch!

Duntreath CastleOverlooking an ornamental lake with sweeping lawns and romantic floodlit gardens, this idyllic castle provides a breathtaking setting for a Tipi (Teepee) wedding.

Mabie House HotelRelaxing, romantic setting in the Scottish Borders

Comlongon CastleA restored 15th century medieval Scottish castle wedding venue with a beautiful lawned area to pitch our Tipis (Teepees)

Greenbank Gardens – Beautiful woodland gardens to hire as part of a National Trust Property to the South of Glasgow. Stunning setting for our Tipis (Teepees)

Drumlanrigg Castle - The beautiful grounds of Drumlanrigg Castle provide a stunning and historic backdrop for our Tipis (Teepees)

Winton House - Castle plus Tipis equals Scottish Wedding Bliss! Winton House offers beautiful grounds just outside of Edinburgh.  To view our Winton House Brochure please click Special Event Tipis @ Winton House

Hillhouse Farm - Offering the exclusive option of getting hitched 'On the Hill', a remote spot with truly magnificent views, stretching far down to the valley over Lauderdale.  To view our Hillhouse Farm Brochure please click Special Event Tipis @ Hillhouse Farm

The Loch at Dundas Castle - Exclusive use of the Castles beautiful private Loch side tipi pitch with onsite glamping facilities 


Special Event Tipi (Tepee) Friendly Venues Lancashire & Beyond

The Lake, Cleveley MereA picture-perfect lake side venue with lots of Tipi (Teepee) space, luxury log cabins and tree house accommodation

Stanley Villa Farm CampingA relaxed, quirky and fun Glamping venue with a Tipi (Teepee) pitch overlooking their fishing lake

Newton Grange – A private and exclusive Tipi (Teepee) venue set in an idyllic setting close to the Yorkshire Dales

Wharfedale Grange – A flexible venue set between Harrogate & Leeds with a Tipi (Teepee) friendly pitch overlooking beautiful scenery

...and many more, please contact us for further details.



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