Our Funeral Wake Venue at Hawkchurch Resort
Let us help you at your time of need, with our kind, considerate and experience team on-hand to help you arrange the perfect send off to your loved one.
The Darwin Business team will help to guide you through all of the arrangements, putting you in touch with the right people to help ease the strain put on you during this difficult occasion.
Our beautiful function space can accommodate anything from a simple buffet to a large wake or just somewhere to reflect with family and loved ones.
Simply let our friendly and caring team what you require and they will ensure that everything runs smoothly and calmly on the day, making this stressful time a little easier for you.
Hawkchurch Resort & Spa is situated a short drive away from both Axminster and Lyme Regis amongst the beautiful Axe Valley countryside in Devon which provides a beautiful location at which to say goodbye to your loved one.
Idyllic, Secluded Venue & Facilities
With beautiful views and serene surroundings, Hawkchurch Resort & Spa is the perfect setting for funeral receptions, wakes and celebrations of life.
Our resort is located on extensive grounds a few minutes away from the famous Jurassic Coastline. With tumbling woodland surrounding the resort, you can be rest assured that you’ll feel the privacy and peacefulness of the venue upon arrival.
As well as being in a secluded location, facilities at Hawkchurch Resort & Spa are also second to none. From our function suite to our popular on-site restaurant and outdoor terrace area, there really is no better venue to host a wake in Devon than our Five Star Resort.
Choose the most suitable option for you and your guests from our standard packages or we can create a package which is bespoke to you to ensure that all of your requirements are met. All you have to do is let our team know what buffet and drinks you’d like, and we’ll take care of the rest.
Our funeral wake venue in Devon’s Axe Valley can accommodate up to 60 guests and the layout out of our function suite can be as you wish. State of the art audio visual equipment can also be provided should you wish to reflect on special moments with your guests.
A wake or celebration of life at Hawkchurch Resort & Spa is the perfect way to bring family and friends together to honour your loved one.
Variety of Catering Options Available
Our on-site catering team can provide delicious food for your occasion effortlessly thanks to their expertise and organisation.
Take your pick from a selection of three buffet menus or create your own bespoke menu with the assistance of our helpful team.
Our Traditional Buffet options start from £12.95 per person and include an assortment of sandwiches, pastries, baked goods and tea and coffee.
If you prefer a buffet with a difference, then our Lym Buffet will be the perfect option. This buffet includes; selection of sandwiches, quiche, homemade sausage rolls, pork pie and chutney, smoked salmon and cream cheese rolls. To top it all off your guests will be treated to some of our senstational scones and preserves as well as a selection of freshly baked cakes.
All food is produced in house using locally sourced produce so you can be assured that only the best of the best cuisine will be served on the day. For any dietary requirements be sure to let us know at the time of booking.
Stay the Night after a Long Day
Travelling out of town to mark the occasion? We have beautiful lodge accommodation available should you or any of your funeral guests wish to bed down for the night after a long day of travelling.
We have 5 star lodge accommodation which is available to be hired. Sizes vary from 1 to 4 bedroom lodges which can facilitate up to eight adults depending upon your requirements.
One thing which is consistent is the quality of the lodges which are up to the impeccable Darwin Escapes standards which you would expect at any of our 5 star holiday resorts across the UK.
All of our accommodation is impeccably decorated throughout and the modern yet cosy décor brings a welcoming atmosphere to our lodges. Our lodges are equipped with fully function kitchens and include a plethora of mod cons including Smart TV with Freeview and Wi Fi internet access for the duration of your time on-site.
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Our caring, experienced staff will be more than happy to help with all enquiries with the aim of making your moment of pain that little bit easier.