Abbey House Hotel &
Gardens is more than just a luxury Lake District
hotel, Set in 14 acres of landscaped grounds on the
doorstep of the Southern Lake District, Originally
built for the Vickers Shipyard as a home to
Commander Craven, Abbey House Hotel & Gardens is now
a stunning, award winning wedding venue.
through a multi million pound refurbishment in its
Centenary year, Abbey House Hotel & Gardens is truly
breath-taking from the moment you turn into the
drive to the imaginative contemporary interiors and
stunning accommodation suites.
The perfect place to
celebrate your most special occasions or simply dine
and stay, whatever your occasion, we look forward to
welcoming you soon.
Abbey House Hotel &
Gardens has been 4 times voted the best wedding
venue in Cumbria, servicing in excess of 140
significant events a year. The wedding service team
are highly experienced from the point of conception
to the event itself and do their utmost to ensure
that your event is one to be remembered.
We’re 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 are
on hand to offer advice, inspiration and make the
planning of your special day a stress free,
Abbey House Hotel proud
to offer some of the best facilities to hold a Civil
Wedding ceremony in Barrow in Furness and South
Cumbria. Choose one of our private rooms as the
venue for your Civil Ceremony or Partnership with a
host of traditional and modern suites available for
your evening reception. The Cavendish Suite can hold
up to 180 wedding guests, and the Great Hall is
suitable for weddings of up to 86 guests, whilst the
Garden Room is ideal for smaller ceremonies with
more intimate numbers of up to 25 guests. All rooms
have easy access to the beautiful manicured gardens
Abbey House Hotel and
Gardens has 61 beautifully decorated rooms, all
designed for your comfort. Whether you require a
home away from home for a business stay or a
luxurious break with family or loved ones, we will
have a room perfect for your needs.
Whether you are
situated in the original building or the more
recently built extension, most rooms have a
picturesque view of our manicured gardens so you can
relax in beautiful surroundings.
Every room guarantees
an exquisitely comfortable bed, soft plush carpets
and en-suite facilities. All of our rooms include a
flatscreen LCD TV with a range of Sky Sports and
Freeview channels as well as tea and coffee making
facilities. For the benefit and comfort of our
guests, there is complimentary Wifi access
throughout all pubic areas, suites and bedrooms.
The hotel is easily accessible from the motorway
network, just 40 minutes from J36 on the M6. It is
the perfect place to celebrate with family and
friends and for anyone travelling by train, the
station is only 5 minutes away.
Whether travelling from the north or the south, exit
the M6 motorway at junction 36 and take the A590,
following signs for Barrow. Remain on the A590 for
approximately 30 miles (until you have passed
Dalton-in-Furness). At the next roundabout, take the
first exit (Breast Mill Beck Road), following signs
for ‘Furness Abbey’ and ‘Furness General Hospital’.
Remain on this road for approximately 1.5 miles - at
the next roundabout; take the second exit onto
‘Abbey Road’. The Abbey House Hotel is approximately
100 yards on your left.