Armathwaite Hall Hotel and Spa

(25 reviews) 25 5
Bassenthwaite Lake Keswick Cumbria CA12 4RE
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Lake View Gazebo 1
Lake View Lounge 2
Lake View Restaurant 3
Broadwater Suite 4
Broadwater Suite 5
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About Armathwaite Hall Hotel and Spa

Bassenthwaite Lake, Keswick
Cumbria, CA12 4RE

Located in the beautiful Lake District, the Armathwaite Hall Hotel and Spa is a truly stunning wedding location. The area of outstanding natural beauty provides an unrivalled setting for your big day. With the stunning backdrop of the Skiddaw Mountain and overlooking Bassenthwaite Lake, your important wedding photographs will be spectacular.

This breath-taking scenery is utterly gorgeous in every season. From the rich reds and golds of autumn, the snow tipped mountains of winter and the vibrant colours in the spring and summer sunshine, the setting could not be more perfect. Against this background stands the majestic 17th century former stately home, the perfect spot for your wedding celebrations.

From your initial enquiry through to the big day itself, our fantastic, dedicated wedding co-ordinators will be on hand to help throughout. They will offer advice and guidance on everything from cakes to cars.

The hotel boasts four individually-designed, fully-licensed function rooms for your civil ceremony. Each function suite offers you flexibility in your guest list, accommodating between 4 and 150 for both small, intimate events and larger celebrations.

Armathwaite Hall was the first venue in Cumbria to carry out civil ceremonies and has since been the proud host of hundreds of unions.

For your overnight guests, we have 46 stunning bedrooms, Studio Suites, and Spa rooms. Some rooms have beautiful lake views or individual gardens.

Awards: Residential Spa of the Year for 10 treatment rooms of less, Professional Beauty Awards 2011 & 2014

If you would like to arrange a visit to our fantastic facilities, please call and quote “Hitched”.

• Four approved rooms for civil ceremonies in addition to a luxurious outdoor gazebo • Function rooms offering state-of-the-art sound and lighting systems, dance floor and large windows • 46 individually designed bedrooms • Beautiful grounds and stunning interiors • Dedicated wedding co-ordinator • Five-star, award-winning spa facilities

Facilities at Armathwaite Hall Hotel and Spa

Venue Type :
Civil Ceremony Licence
Exclusive Use
In the Country
Stately Home
Large Hotel
Outdoor License
Evening Entertainment :
Evening Reception Facilities
Marquee Available
Dance Floor
Entertainment Licence
Live Band Facilities
DJ Facilities
Outdoor Fireworks Permitted
Overnight Accommodation :
Overnight Accommodation for Wedding Couple
Overnight Accommodation for Guests
Venue Leisure Facilities :
Swimming Pool
Health Suite
Fitness Centre
Dining Options :
Seated Meal Facilities
Buffet Meal Facilities
In House Catering
Alcohol Licence
Capacity :
Less than 30 guests
30 to 50 guests
50 to 75 guests
75 to 100 guests
100 to 150 guests
Venue Staff Assistance :
Wedding Coordinator
Master of Ceremonies/ Toastmaster
Other Features :
Confetti Permitted
Changing Room for Guests
Disabled Facilities
Car Parking

Armathwaite Hall Hotel and Spa Location

Armathwaite Hall Hotel and Spa, Bassenthwaite Lake, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 4RE

Bassenthwaite Lake Keswick Cumbria CA12 4RE
017687 76551
25 5

Armathwaite Hall Hotel and Spa Reviews (25)

We had the most amazing day at Armathwaite Hall
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By Mr and Mrs Kehoe, on 08 Dec 2016Date of Wedding - 29 Oct 2016

Just wanted to say a very big thank you for all your help, support, guidance and love in helping organise and plan our wedding. You have been so kind and helpful during the planning stages, particularly with us living outside of the area. On the day you were brilliant and made me feel at ease knowing that everything was sorted and perfect. We had the most amazing day at Armathwaite, it was just magical and we wish that we could do it all again as it went so quick!! We knew from the second that we saw Armathwaite that this was the 'one' and with your help and planning we had the most perfect wedding day. All the staff at Armathwaite made everything perfect and all out guests were amazed. The food was delicious and all the staff from cleaners, reception staff, bar staff and porters were all friendly and accommodated any request that we needed. We were made to feel like royalty. Its fair to say that both of us will be coming back to stay with you very soon, we did not get chance to take full advantage of the spa but I am sure we will be doing that very soon and we will be returning every anniversary (I have already agreed this with Sean)!! We are both very sad that its all over but we wish to thank you for everything you have done and hope to see you again soon. You really played a very big part in making our day run so smoothly and so perfectly, and we will never forget your kindness and support. Mr & Mrs Kehoe

Everything ran so smoothly
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By Natalie and Grant Smith, on 23 Nov 2016Date of Wedding - 11 Sep 2016

We really cant thank Sarah, Gemma and all the Armathwaite team enough, for all their help on our big day. It felt like as though everything ran so smoothly, anything we needed or wanted had either, already been dealt with, or was being seen to. There wasn't anything that was too much to ask.

Thank you all for making our wedding so special
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By Mr and Mrs Houghton, on 23 Nov 2016Date of Wedding - 09 Sep 2016

Dear Armathwaite Hall team, Neil and I would like to thank you all for making our wedding on Friday so special . We stayed Thursday and Friday nights and everyone from the Reception staff, to housekeeping, to the waiting staff at the dinner the night before, the wedding breakfast, the evening function and the breakfast the next morning were all wonderful- friendly and professional. Thanks to Sarah and Gemma for guiding us through the wedding planning, there was a lot to organise but we got there! The gift of the champagne and glasses was a lovely touch too, we were thrilled. We hope to return to the hotel soon.

It was such a special day
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By Mr and Mrs Graham, on 23 Nov 2016Date of Wedding - 02 Sep 2016

Sarah, Thank you for everything you have done for us with organising our wedding. We really couldn’t of asked for a better person to deal with our wedding, it was such a special day and this was mostly down to you, so thank you. You are an absolute star and real credit to Armathwaite Hall. I would also like to thank you for keeping the fireworks a secret and helping me out with this.

It was how I expect6ed the day to flow, perfect!
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By Mr and Mrs McKee, on 23 Nov 2016Date of Wedding - 01 May 2016

Sarah, I just wanted to let you know Me & Michael had the most fantastic wedding it was perfect everything just fell in to place. Thank you so much for all your help support & guidance throughout planning our wedding & throughout our special day, it was how I expected the day to flow perfect. Once again Sarah, thank you so much for all your help to plan our perfect wedding it was a day we will never forget.

Excellent hotel and fantastic staff
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By Mr and Mrs Hockworth, on 23 Nov 2016Date of Wedding - 19 Dec 2015

Just a quick note to tell you what an excellent hotel and fantastic staff you have. All the staff worked hard, pleasant, well mannered and made our weekend a weekend to remember . The food was fantastic both on the wedding day and the night before in the Lakeview restaurant. And a special mention to Sarah the wedding planner. She was brilliant and very professional.

All the staff were friendly
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By Mr and Mrs Robinson, on 01 Nov 2014

Hi Cath, We are just writing to say a big thanks for everything Armathwaite have done to make our wedding special. All the staff were friendly and helped us to get organised (especially Sarah and the hair and makeup team who were brilliant!) and we had a really fantastic time at the meal on the Friday, the whole wedding day and the Sunday morning. All the guests also said how lovely a venue it is and how wonderful all the staff had been. Most importantly, thank you very much for being our support throughout the whole process. You have been a huge help to us, making sure the day was how we wanted and answering all our questions. We have both really appreciated it! Thanks again! Katherine and Paul (Mr and Mrs Robinson!) 25/10/14

Our day was absolutely perfect in every way
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By Mr and Mrs Smith, on 20 Oct 2014

Just a quick email to say how much we appreciated everything you did for us leading up to and on our wedding day. You were really friendly, approachable and professional and managed to keep us on track and put us at our ease at what can potentially be a stressful time! Our day was absolutely perfect in every way (we'd totally do it all over again!) and we would be grateful if you would pass on our thanks to all the other staff who are a credit to Armathwaite Hall. Mr and Mrs Smith Saturday 2nd August 2014

It is an excellent idea for second timers like us
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By Mr and Mrs Thompson, on 20 Oct 2014

I just wanted to drop you a line to say thank you as I have just experienced one of your secret weddings at Armathwaite Hall. It was all just perfect even down to the sunshine on Friday afternoon. Sarah, your wedding co-ordinator and all your staff were attentive but at the same time discreet in allowing us privacy and time to enjoy our new status. It is an excellent idea for second timers like us and I am sure it must be very popular. We hope to return to celebrate our anniversaries as it such a wonderful place. Kind regards Enid Friday 18th July 2014

We loved every single second
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By Mr and Mrs Bailey, on 20 Oct 2014

We just wanted to say a huge thank you for the great organisation of our wedding. We loved every single second and wouldn't have changed a thing. Everybody has commented on how well they were looked after at the venue and how beautiful it was. Please also thank your team, particularly Johnny for helping everything to run so smoothly. It can't be an easy job to get all of those guests where you want them! Thanks again for making our day so special and I'm sure we'll see you again in the future as we'll definitely be back up. Best, Mr and Mrs Bailey Saturday 7th June 2014

What a truly magical day we had had
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By Mr and Mrs Flynn, on 20 Oct 2014

As soon as we saw the wrought iron archway of Armathwaite, and made our way along the impressive drive, our minds were already being swayed. As the magnificent facade came into view, we knew - this was where we were going to be married. Catherine Hodgson looked after us throughout the planning process, and was always reassuring and would always reply promptly to my emails. When the day was finally over, and we returned to the amazing Tower Suite, we spent some time reflecting on what a truly magical day we'd had. We'd enjoyed our ‘cruise’ wedding, and we'd taken all our friends and family on a fabulous weekend away. Living so far away in Stoke-on-Trent, and bringing our family and friends, from Stoke, Nottingham, Devon and Ireland, we knew we’d made the right decision in choosing such a beautiful part of the country. Would I recommend Armathwaite for a wedding venue? You bet I would! We will be back next August 8th to celebrate our first anniversary. We booked a luxury suite the day we left. Mr and Mrs Flynn Friday 8th August 2014

The staff on the day were excellent
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By Mr and Mrs Cresswell, on 20 Oct 2014

We chose Armathwaite Hall as it is a fantastic venue with amazing views. I use to come here as a little girl swimming and I knew it was the place I wanted to get married. When we first booked our wedding 2 years ago Danni was excellent and very accommodating to our needs. Shortly after we started to deal with Catherine who was as equally accommodating and nothing was too much trouble and no question was too silly to ask. They made sure our day ran smoothly from start to finish. The staff on the day were excellent and nothing was too much trouble. Johnny, who organised our day was superb and made sure our day was everything we dreamed it would be. The food was exquisite and everyone commented on it. The bridal suite was also amazing and it topped off our fantastic day. I would highly recommend having your wedding at Armathwaite Hall they made sure everything was perfect and the staff couldn't have been any more accommodating. Thank you very much for ensuring we had the day we also dreamed of. Thank you very much for everything we had a fantastic time the staff are amazing. We will be back for our first anniversary. Many thanks Claire & Dave

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