Abbey House Hotel & Gardens

£1995 - £29950 for a package
Up to 180
59 Bedrooms
Exclusive Use
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Abbey House Hotel & Gardens, 6 times winner best wedding venue in Cumbria just a short drive from the English Lake District.
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Features & Capacity


Dining Capacity
Reception Capacity
No. of Bedrooms
Sleeps No. of People
Bridal Suite
Honeymoon Suite
Usual Access Time
01:00 AM
Usual Finish Time
12:00 PM


Bridal Changing Facilities
Disabled Access
Exclusive Use
Grade I/II Listed Building
In-House Wedding Coordinator
Landscaped Gardens
Marquee Permitted
On-Site Parking
Open Flame Permitted
Outdoor Reception Space

Ceremony & Reception

Church Within Walking Distance
Confetti Permitted
Fireworks Permitted
Dancefloor Available
Outdoor Ceremony Available
Sound System Available
Wedding Licence

Food and Drink

Alcohol Licence
Asian Catering
Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
Halal Catering
In-house Catering
In-House Wine List
Kosher Catering
Full Description
Abbey House Hotel & Gardens, surrounded by picturesque woodlands and adjacent to the inimitable Furness Abbey ruin, offers 14 acres of wedding splendour in the Southern peninsula of the Lake District National Park. Whether for an intimate bringing together of families, or the day of your wildest imaginations, Faye & the weddings team are ready to receive your enquiry…

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Faye
Hello and thank you for taking the time to view Abbey House Hotel & Gardens on We are here to help turn your dream wedding into a reality, whatever you have envisioned for your special day, our dedicated team will be able to provide and advise you every step of the way! I look forward to welcoming you soon to Abbey House Hotel & Gardens


Year Business Was Established
No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
No. of People In Team
Wedding: September 2016
September 2016
We are so pleased with our choice to have our...
We are so pleased with our choice to have our wedding at Abbey House. We love the location and our day was absolutely out of this world. Family and friends commented on how excellent the customer service was and how friendly the staff were. The whole day went so smoothly and we can't thank the staff enough, throughout the 14 months of planning they were there to answer all of our questions and to put our minds at ease, whether it be by email/phone/in person. Would recommend to anyone!
Wedding: July 2016
July 2016
Excellent service...
Excellent service and support from the moment we booked. Staff tried there best to accommodate all our wishes. Regular communication and quick replies to any questions, requests I emailed about. Stunning rooms and excellent professional and friendly staff. We were made to feels really special and it was the perfect day
Wedding: June 2016
June 2016
Abbey House Hotel exceeded our expectations in every aspect of...
Abbey House Hotel exceeded our expectations in every aspect of our wedding, from the planning stage right through to the end of our amazing day. The staff were all so wonderful and helpful, the venue (& accommodation) is stunning and the day flowed seamlessly and flawlessly. I could not recommend this place highly enough!!! A big thank you to John Horton, and our lovely wedding co-ordinator Ella :)
Wedding: May 2016
May 2016
We had the most wonderful day at abbey house...
We had the most wonderful day at abbey house, the comments we got from family and friends about our wedding day were overwhelming and we simply can't thank abbey house enough for making it so memorable
Wedding: May 2016
April 2016
Amazing venue...
Amazing venue, attentive and helpful staff, fantastic value, couldn't have gone better
Wedding: April 2016
April 2016
From the very first consultation to driving back home as...
From the very first consultation to driving back home as a married couple we had the perfect experience. Nothing was too much trouble for anyone, all our needs were met, our menu choices granted, we felt confident and organised all the way up to the wedding. On the actually day, again from start to finish nothing went wrong and the staff were all so friendly and professional. We couldn't have faulted a think about our wedding.
Location & Contact Details


Furness Abbey, Cumbria, England

Travel Notes

Follow our postcode in your sat nav, the hotel is located 200m past where it tells you to turn left!

Nearest Town


Nearest Motorway & Junction

M6, jnt 36

Nearest Train Station


Nearest Airport

Liverpool or Manchester

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Press & Awards

Press & Awards (8)

Cheshire Life
Lancashire Life
Living Edge
Belle Bridal
Your North West Wedding
County Wedding
Great Northern Wedding

Accreditations / Associations (2)

AA 4 Silver Star
AA 1 Rosette

Industry Awards (1)

County Brides - Best Wedding Venue - 6 times winner

Describe the best wedding that happened at your venue?

Every wedding is uniquely special, seeing the couples day come alive is the most rewarding feeling.

What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?

Enjoy the planning process, we are here to make it as stress-free as possible.

What’s your favourite personal touch you’ve seen at a wedding?

A full fairground including Dodgems, Ferris Wheel, Ghost Train, Hook a Duck and even a Coconut Shy.

Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.

Contemporary, Historic, Beautiful, Heart-pounding, Organised

Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?

Furness Abbey Ruins, West Tower or our beautiful woodlands and grounds!

Have you had any celebrity guest or wedding at your venue?

We have had a variation of celebrity visits from soap stars, comedians, sportsmen and even superstars! However, we do pride ourselves on their privacy.

What’s your favourite canapé?

Mini Cheese Burgers or Slow-Braised Pork Belly in a Sweet Asian Glaze.

What’s your favourite midnight treat?

Mezze boards - includes a selection of cured meats, breads, olives and hummus.

What is your venue's most unique feature?

Furness Abbey at the foot of the grounds, amazing unique photography

What part of your business are you most proud of?

Our talented hard-working team.