At the bottom of the South Lakes lies Abbey House Hotel & Gardens which is just a short drive from the Heart of the English Lake District. The Hotel takes its name from the neighbouring ruins of one of the greatest Cistercian foundations in the country, Furness Abbey. The Furness Abbey can be found lying behind the trees, at the end of our beautiful grounds.
Our luxurious Cumbria hotel and wedding venue is an ideal place for your special day. Abbey House Hotel has been six times winner of the best wedding venue in Cumbria, servicing more than 140 significant events per year. Our wedding service team are highly experienced from the initial enquiry to the event itself, and do their utmost to make sure that your event is one that will truly be remembered.
We are here to turn the day of your wedding dreams into a reality. Nothing is out of the picture – if you can think it, we can provide it. Our dedicated wedding coordinators will be on hand to offer advice, inspiration and make the planning of your wedding a stress free, pleasurable experience.
Refurbished to the highest standard, Abbey House Hotel & Gardens is able to offer originality fused with contemporary to give your guests a real 'wow' factor in all aspects of your big day.
Abbey House Hotel & Gardens is able to hold your ceremony in perfect surroundings, from the intimacy and originality of the Great Hall to the contemporary style of the Cavendish Suite. The distinctive style of each setting ensures that both traditional & contemporary tastes are catered for.
The Great Hall Needing little to no decoration, The Great Hall can host up to 100 guests for your formal marriage and 70 seated. Abbotts Bar completes the partnership along with the Red Terrace to create an ideal space for reception drinks and post wedding relaxation areas.
The Cavendish Those preferring a more contemporary style will opt for the Cavendish Suite. The Cavendish Suite can host weddings for up to 180 guests and has an electric atmosphere for your night time celebrations. Exclusive use for one wedding per day will afford you the luxury of both The Great Hall and The Cavendish Suite for your day and evening celebrations.
Outdoor Blessings Abbey House Hotel & Gardens is able to offer various locations throughout the grounds and woodland to host your special moment. Indoor options will always be in reserve as nothing is left to chance at Abbey House Hotel & Gardens.
Furness Abbey Abbey House Hotel & Gardens has the privilege of offering a truly magnificent and unique setting for your ceremony and photography. Dating from 1123, Furness Abbey was once amongst the most highly regarded Cistercian monasteries in the country.