Special Events

Whether your looking for a suitable venue for a christening, birthday lunch, anniversary buffet or a perhaps a funeral tea – Hillthwaite’s friendly team are here to help. Our family owned hotel can offer flexibility, delicious food, a warm welcome and surroundings that make an ideal backdrop for any event or gathering. With the hotels elevated position, offering superb views of the Lakeland Fells and Windermere Lake, as well it’s light and airy function area you can be certain of an enjoyable day.

Please find details below, all of which are flexible and can be made bespoke to any special requirements or requests. We always welcome you to give us a call on 015394 43636/ 46691 or you can email us at: reception@hillthwaite.com

Celebration Lunches

Three course lunch served in our contemporary dining room with views overlooking Windermere Lake and the Fells beyond. A celebration lunch would consist of a glass of welcome fizz accompanied by a selection of canapes for all your adult guests (soft drink alternative available), three course lunch followed by inclusive tea/ coffee and petit fours.

Prices for the above from £29.95 per person. Discounted rates for children.

For an additional charge we can arrange flowers, balloons and other items upon your request.

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Maximum booking number of 45 guests

Celebrations can take place between 12:00 noon and 5:00 pm

Hot or Cold Buffet Lunch

If you are looking for something a bit less formal we are more than happy to arrange a buffet style lunch. There is a variety of options available. Again served in in our contemporary dining room with use of the Poets Bar and outside terrace.

Prices from £18.95 per person for a cold buffet (£21.95 with a small glass of fizz)

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Prices from £22.95 per person for a hot buffet option (£25.95 with a glass of fizz)

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Maximum booking number of 60 guests

Celebrations can take place between 12:00 noon and 5:00 pm

Afternoon Tea Buffets

Fancy something a little sweeter? Our Afternoon Tea buffets are a must! You will indulge in a wide selection of sandwiches, accompanied by delicious homemade cakes and pastries, biscuits, as well as scones with plenty of jam and clotted cream,  all served with ample tea and coffee.

Prices from £16.95 per person (£19.95 with a glass of prosecco)

Maximum booking number of 60 guests

Celebrations can take place between 12:00 noon and 5:00 pm

 

We can also cater for Funeral Teas for up to 60 guests. Prices from £12.95 per person, consisting of a selection of sandwiches, scones, and cakes with tea and coffee included.