Shortlist symbol Add to shortlist button.

Search and Shortlist

Shortlist symbol Add to shortlist button.

Venue Type



Keyword Search


image for Wedding Ceremony Venue item typeWedding Ceremonies at The Lakeside Hotel and Spaadd to shortlist

Wedding Ceremony Venue

Lakeside Hotel & Spa

Lakeside Hotel & Spa


Why not take advantage of our hotel's unique lake-front location with an unforgettable lake cruise for your drinks reception. Imagine you, your family and friends sipping sparkling Champagne and tasting delicious canapés aboard your own private boat as you sail serenely along. Windermere Lake Cruises, situated opposite the hotel, can organise a one or two hour cruise leaving from directly outside our hotel.

On returning from your cruise, we offer a choice of suites for your wedding breakfast depending on your numbers we can offer either the Windermere Suite flooded with natural light, for a truly private wedding breakfast. In total, the Windermere Suite can accommodate up to 80 wedding guests. The paved terrace at the rear offers a scenic area to congregate for al fresco aperitifs, while nothing has been overlooked inside. The main suite is air conditioned and equipped with radio microphones (and induction loop system) to broadcast the speeches and best man's jokes clearly to all corners of the room and adaptive lighting allows you to create the perfect mood. There is also a large projection screen and two plasma screens to connect to your laptop or play back DVDs, say from your absent friends. For the soundtrack, Windermere Suite's latest audio visual technology allows you to simply plug in your iPod or other device to play your personal choice of music.

For our more intimate numbers we can offer our Oak room for up to 30 guests with its original wooden oak panelling and stained glass windows it would be perfect setting for your day.


We include: Drinks reception of Champagne and canapés, you choice of set menu from our wedding breakfast menus, two glasses of house wine with the meal, one glass of Champagne for the toast, fresh flowers on every table, use of cake stand and knife, seating plan for all guests to view.

Minimum 2 (bride and groom!) Maximum 80. (Minimum 50 adult guests each Saturday April - October inclusive).


  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)Dogs not accepted (except guidedogs)
  • Smoking allowedSmoking allowed
  • Venue approved for civil marriageVenue approved for civil marriage
  • Wedding receptionsWedding receptions

Lakeside was awarded the Jackie Sanderson Trophy for 'Hotel Garden of the Year 2016' by Cumbria in Bloom


Lake Windermere,
Newby Bridge,
LA12 8AT


Plan route to The Lakeside Hotel and Spa using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: SD 377874  Lat: 54.27841 Long: -2.95829

Just 15 minutes drive from the M6, 90 minutes from Manchester Airport and Leeds, while being equidistant from Glasgow, Edinburgh and Birmingham. Only 3.5 hours direct by train from London Euston, but once here you'll feel a million miles away from them all!

By car: From jct 36 of the M6 follow the signs for the A590 Barrow and South Lakes, to Newby Bridge. Go straight on at the roundabout and take the next right over the bridge and follow this road for 1 mile. This will bring you to the hotel right on the shores of Lake Windermere. Or simply follow the brown and white visitor direction sign for 'Lakeside Cruises' from the M6.

Parking: free

Like what you see? Follow us