Whilst the United Kingdom may well be renowned for its rainy weather, the UK also has many magical spots that are perfect for asking that one big question. Asking your partner to marry you can be nerve wracking, with the desire of making the engagement the most memorable moment. This often requires a lot of thought and advice when it comes to planning the proposal. Once you’ve decided on the ring of your partners dreams (click here for to learn how to buy an engagement ring) you’re probably now asking yourself where you are going to pop the big question.

There are a few factors to consider when picking a location to propose. Is your partner the adventurous type? Does your partner like the idea of being in public or would they rather have a meaningful place to make the engagement feel more sentimental? We know it can be overwhelming finding the perfect place so without further ado, here are our top 5 places to propose in the UK.

Lake District

For those of you that have previously visited the Lake District, you’ll already know what a mesmerising location it really is. The beauty of the Lake District is undeniable, with stunning landscapes and gorgeous lakes; this national park is the ideal location to propose to your partner especially if they are a fan of the countryside. Why not time your proposal with a leisurely hike and picturesque sunset, your partner is bound to say yes with that breath-taking view. Alternatively, if you and your partner are the adventurous type, how about asking the big question on the top of Scafell Pike, the tallest point in England, but don’t forget to take a coat… it might be a bit chilly!

The London Eye

The London Eye has become an increasingly popular location to propose, however don’t let that deter you. There’s a reason that this particular location is so popular for engagements, the London eye offers outstanding views across the cities landscape. Together you can see the city light up through the night as you share that special moment together. You can even book a private pod to make the proposal even more intimate for the special day. (Click here to find out more)

Durdle Door

Durdle Door is one of the most famous beaches in Dorset and with good reason, it is widely known as an iconic landmark and is instantly recognisable. This stunning sandy spot is the perfect place to propose if your partner is a lover of beautiful beaches. It can be hard to believe that such a beautiful place is located in the UK, with its remarkably clear ocean water and mind-blowing views.

The Fountain of Love Berkshire

Famously known for historical romance, the Fountain of Love is located in the gardens of Cliveden House in Berkshire. You can walk together through the charming gardens or even take a trip to the spa to truly make it a proposal to remember. Proposing to your partner in this romantic location will give you both those special engagement memories that seem as if they were from a fairy-tale.

 

Clos Maggiore, London

If you and your partner are a pair of foodies, it seems only right to ask that special question in a restaurant. Of course, you probably would want to choose a romantic restaurant that you will both enjoy, to help add a touch of magic for the proposal. The Clos Maggiore is situated in the heart of Covent Garden, already rated as London’s most romantic restaurant, it has now also been voted one of the most romantic restaurants in the world. Its unique floral interior creates a calm oasis in the heart of busy London. The restaurant also has a remarkable menu offering a stunning take on classic French styles with a contemporary twist. Let’s also not forget they also have a unique collection of the finest names of wine. (Book your table here)