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On Hitched.co.uk since 2022

Last update: March 2024

Proud winners of North West Wedding Awards 2023: Best Venue

Low Wood Bay is a premier wedding resort venue situated between Windermere and Ambleside, in Cumbria. The venue boasts one of the most desirable lakeshore settings for a wedding celebration in the Lake District. With spectacular views and world-class stature, this resort and spa provides a picture-perfect backdrop to the day's festivities.

Facilities and Capacity

Low Wood Bay is ideally situated to make the most out of the scenic area. Take a stroll down to the lake for pictures on the private jetty, or charter a private lake cruise with family and friends. The hotel lawn is idyllic for celebratory drinks with the entire wedding party. The lakeshore is a perfect spot to enjoy a quiet romantic moment as a newly married couple. The venue itself is pretty spectacular; choose from a variety of three stunning civil ceremony rooms and three appealing options to host the wedding breakfast celebration. The multi-million-pound expansion at the resort has created fantastic new facilities, including the latest Lake District Spa with luxury treatments and breathtaking views over Lake Windermere.

Services Offered

Couples that choose Low Wood Bay to celebrate their special day are assigned a dedicated Wedding Coordinator. The professional uses their expertise from beginning to end, helping you choose between colour schemes, menus, entertainment and much more. They will be your guide from taking your first step down the aisle to taking your very last dance. The venue offers a competative package that includes LED love letters, a Bridal Suite and a wedding cake alongwith an extensive high-end choice menu to offer your wedding guests. On the day, your Wedding Coordaintor and team will make sure everything runs smoothly so you can relax and enjoy the festivities of the day! Guests receive special accommodation rates for all room types and there is no minimum or maximum amount of bedrooms you are required to book with us!

If you're dreaming of a Lake District wedding, do not hesitate to get in touch to arrange a viewing and consultation!

Frequently asked questions

Venue type:

Historic
Landmark
Large hotel
Tipis and yurts

Ceremony options:

Civil ceremony licence

Dining options:

Seated meal facilities
Alcohol licence
Buffet meal facilities
In-house catering

Evening entertainment:

Dance floor
Entertainment licence
Live band facilities
Evening reception facilities
DJ facilities

Overnight accommodation:

Overnight accommodation for wedding couple
Overnight accommodation for guests

Venue staff assistance:

Wedding coordinator

Venue leisure facilities:

Hairdresser
Swimming pool
Health suite
Beautician
Fitness centre

Other features:

Accessible facilities
Car parking
Helipad
Confetti permitted
Pet-friendly
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Reviews for Low Wood Bay

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Amy
Amy P. Sent on 17/11/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Wedding July

I had the best time having my wedding here. Would 1000% recommend. They did everything they could and helped out so much. The day would not of gone by so smoothly without the team. What they charge is definitely worth it. Food was amazing. Everyone had nothing negative to say. Best day ever and I would get married here
Mr And
Mr And M. Sent on 16/11/2023
4.8 out of 5 rating

Low Wood Resort & Spa

From enquiring to hosting our Wedding Day, we feel the Low Wood wedding team were brilliant and would highly recommend people to book their wedding at the Low Wood. We really loved the venue, it was actually the only one we visited prior to booking. The only flaw I could find was booking hotel rooms for the wedding party, because it was a little mixed messages from Wedding Team and Hotel Booking team. However, the Wedding Team sorted for us and were brilliant in dealing with all our requests in the build up and allowing slight alterations to their standard package/menu. Overall, we found the team really helpful and easy to deal with which made the build up to our wedding very relaxed.
Jay
Jay J. Sent on 16/11/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Thank you so much Low Wood!

What a wonderful day to remember. Thanks to Low Wood everything went so well and gave us the wedding we dreamed of. Thanks to the lovely Ewelina and the team who was always there for support and made sure everything went well! Can't wait to go visit again in the future!
Emma
Emma Y. Sent on 15/09/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Amazing from the first meeting!

If you are considering booking your wedding at Low Wood, my advice is to dive right in!
From looking round the venue as a general enquiry, they could not do enough!
We had to delay our wedding due to the dreaded covid but everything just moved so seamlessly!
Our wedding day was absolutely perfect and it was definitely down to the precision of the whole wedding coordination team.
Due to us living a bit of a drive away, we dealt a lot with Rachel and the team by email, they answered so efficiently and went above and beyond to ensure all queries were dealt with.
I’m actually gutted our wedding is over now as we won’t be in such regular contact!
We cannot thank Rachel and the team enough for such an amazing time and all of our guests regularly tell us just how amazing the day was.
Please can we do it all again?!
Stephanie
Stephanie F. Sent on 31/05/2022
5 out of 5 rating

Low Wood Bay was the perfect wedding venue and went way beyond our expectations! The Gallery Room is stunning for a ceremony and wedding breakfast.

From the day we booked, the wedding team were an absolute joy to deal with. They helped make our memorable day even more special and we cannot recommend a wedding at Low Wood Bay highly enough. Staying in The Winander Club was AMAZING and the Spa was fantastic. Food in the hotel was incredible and you really cannot beat the Lakeland views ♥️
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Emma T. Sent on 30/10/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Amazing day!

From day one of just going to look round, to our wedding day, Low Wood have been amazing!

The wedding team have always been very responsive & no question was daft enough for them! They couldn’t be anymore helpful if they tried!

On the big day, they set everything up perfectly & we’re always on hand for anything we may have needed. If anything had gone wrong, then we didn’t know about it, everything was so seamless.

The location is absolutely stunning & the spa is definitely worth a visit!

100% would recommend & thank you once again to the wedding team! ❤️
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Cherie W. Sent on 21/12/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Beautiful day!

Would highly recommend low wood bay for a wedding venue! Lucy and the team were fantastic & made our day run smoothly, nothing was ever a problem. Our guests loved the food and the service was brilliant. The venue has stunning views for photos. Can’t fault it one bit
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Sarah J. Sent on 03/12/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Masters of their craft

We got married August bank holiday weekend and we could not fault the low wood team. They are true masters of their craft and all did everything to make sure our day was just as we wished it would be.
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Brendan H. Sent on 15/09/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Fantastic experience from start to finish

The wedding team at Low Wood Bay made the whole experience a very easy and pleasurable experience.
They were quick to reply to email queries and answered any questions we had promptly.
On the day the team were AMAZING nothing was too much trouble and they were with us all the way.
Low Wood is a beautiful venue in lovely surroundings, the whole hotel is geared towards making sure you have a day to remember. I cannot recommend this venue enough.
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Rachel Sent on 28/09/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Amazing venue & amazing team

We had such an amazing experience with Low Wood Bay. The wedding team are so lovely and extensive and made our day very special. The team were happy to have several meetings with us to help us feel calm and prepared. Communication was strong and the team helped by recommending local vendors they have worked with previously. Our guests all loved the food and the service was outstanding. The team also co-ordinated with our parents to help them surprise us with singing waiters on our big day. The venue is in a beautiful location allowing you to easily get those must have shots by the lake. Definitely recommend!
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Emma S. Sent on 16/09/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Mrs Emma Gorton

We had our wedding at Low Wood in June 2023. The venue was perfect, all of our guests expressed how amazing the venue was including the food and service throughout the day it was just perfection. I had full faith in Lucy and the rest of the wedding team and was able to leave them to sort aspects of the day with not worrying myself. The day couldn’t have been anymore perfect and that’s all down to low wood bay.
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Gina Sent on 26/12/2019
5 out of 5 rating

Townley & Nelson wedding

I got married at the low wood hotel in November and so glad I did. The Christmas decorations we’re amazing and the staff could not have been any more helpful if they tried!

We are continuing to get compliments off guest how much they enjoyed it!! A big big thank you low wood and to Gemma and her team!!!
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Anonymous Sent on 23/11/2019
5 out of 5 rating

Our Beautiful Wedding Day

We cannot thank Gemma and all the staff at the Low Wood Bay Hotel and Spa they kept in touch all the way through the planning process up to and including our special big day nothing was too much trouble for them and they made our special day run smoothly and perfectly we didn't have to do anything but enjoy our wedding they have given us so many happy memories we will be spending many more holidays there we would definitely recommend this Hotel for your big day or a relaxing get away
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Lorna Sent on 20/11/2019
5 out of 5 rating

Low wood Bay Wedding 27.10.2019

I can highly recommend the Low wood Bay resort and Spa as a wedding venue. We had our small wedding there in the Gallery room, which was perfect for us and our needs. The hotel service is fantastic, the views of the Lake are absolutely stunning and there is a really relaxed laid back, vibe about the place that instantly puts you at ease.
Our Wedding Planner Rachel was outstanding, so friendly, personable and helpful. She gave us some great advice and helped tailor our day so that it was exactly how we wanted it, I couldn’t have asked for more. So much was organised by the venue, that we could rest assured that everything was ready for the big day, this helped take a lot of the stress out of it. In the days before and on the actual wedding day, we felt relaxed and stress free and could just thoroughly enjoy the day.
The food was excellent, such a high standard, from the canapes to the wedding meal/evening buffet. All my guest complemented the food and all said it was genuinely a fantastic day. Everything about the Low wood is 5 star, in my opinion and I couldn’t fault a thing about it.
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Samantha Sent on 11/11/2019
5 out of 5 rating

Perfect Wedding

We recently got married and had the most amazing day at Low Wood. The wedding team were so helpful and responsive throughout the whole process and made the day run so well. All of the staff in the hotel throughout our weekend couldn't do enough for us and our guests and helped the day run like clockwork. The setting is amazing also with various settings and backdrops for some beautiful pictures! We made use of the spa facilities the day after too which was a lovely relaxing end to the weekend. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend Low Wood as a wedding venue and just wish we could do it all again!
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