Venue Fact File: Bewl Water, Kent
25 Oct 2017
Wed on the water’s edge at Bewl Water in Lamberhurst – the largest stretch of open water in the South East
An 800 acre site, Bewl Water is set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, in the heart of the High Weald.
Facilities and services
Civil ceremonies are conducted in The Boat House overlooking the reservoir. Licensed to host both ceremony and reception means couples can choose to marry against the backdrop of the open water. Optional wedding package services include food and beverages, an additional buffet for evening guests, unique drinks reception aboard The Bewl Belle, wedding co-ordinator and accommodation including Luxury Glamping Bell Tents.
As part of the wedding, Bewl Water offers a trip around the reservoir on The Bewl Belle boat while enjoying a celebratory glass of fizz and taking in the beautiful surroundings along the way.
Availability and pricing
Every day, subject to availability. Packages start from £85 per person. The package includes:
- Ceremony room
- Reception venue hire
- Glass of prosecco/Bucks Fizz per person on The Bewl Belle
- Three-course set wedding breakfast
- Half bottle of house wine per person to accompany the meal
- Glass of prosecco for toasts
- Evening buffet for day guests
- Complimentary Club bedroom with full English breakfast on the night of the wedding for the bride and groom at One Warwick Park or Luxury Glamping Bell Tents, including a special bridal tent.
As part of the packages, the venue offers a set menu wedding breakfast and evening buffet at The Boat House which can include a classic barbecue or hog roast.
Best spot for photographs
Breath-taking panoramic views across the reservoir and hundreds of acres of outstanding natural beauty make Bewl Water the picture perfect location for your special day and one of the most unique venues in Kent.
The specialist event co-ordinators help couples to conduct their planning.
There is recommended accommodation in Tunbridge Wells at One Warwick Park Hotel. Perfect for visitors to the town, the hotel offers comfort and luxury at affordable rates.
"I cannot thank the team at Bewl more for such a wonderful day. It truly was the best day of our lives. We honestly wouldn't change a thing. It's a good job we have gone on our honeymoon as I think we have become insufferable at how much we are gloating about our wedding. To think it was the first one at Bewl as well; you couldn't have done more.”
Access Bride's Online Venue Guide, featuring Bewl Water.