Eight Willows Lakeside Function Centre

Star 4.7 (393 Google reviews)

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Eight Willows Lakeside Function Centre

Monday - Sunday: 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM
Eight Willows Retreat is situated on Metricup Road 20 minutes north of Margaret River and 20 minutes south of Busselton and Dunsborough. From Bussell Highway, turn right onto Metricup Road (you will see a little church on the corner) and you will find Eight Willows Retreat approximately 3km down Metricup Road on the right-hand side. Look for the Eight Willows Retreat signs.
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The exquisite, state of the art Lakeside Function Centre at Eight Willows Retreat is the perfect reception room for your wedding or event in the heart of the Margaret River Region.
Eight Willows Lakeside Function Centre is one of the Margaret River Region’s largest event venues offering panoramic views overlooking the lake and bushland providing a spectacular framing of outdoor scenery.

With floor to ceiling windows overlooking the spectacular unobstructed views of the lake, the stylish space was built using modern architectural designs; set with feature stone walls, a statement fireplace and bar, stylish oak flooring, a large commercial kitchen and a stunning outdoor alfresco area.  The Function Centre is based on paved flat ground and can accommodate prams and disability access.

Boasting an array of soft furnishings and a statement fireplace, this unique canvas sets a tranquil ambience for the ultimate romantic event. Onsite, there are four gorgeous ceremony locations to choose from, designed around the picturesque natural landscape - all are also perfect for capturing stunning wedding photos.  Following the ceremony, you and your guests can enjoy canapes and beverages in the Function Centre or the alfresco area which offer wicker lounges, outdoor tables, chairs and picnic bench seating.

The Function Centre can accommodate upwards of 140 seated guests and up to 275 guests for a cocktail event, utilising both the indoor and outdoor areas. There are various access points from the Chalets for the wedding party and other guests staying onsite. 

Corporate Events
Eight Willows Lakeside Function Centre offers a blank canvas to invite flexible and invigorating meetings. Open-air event spaces with lush forest backdrops, Chill-out spaces and pre-conference areas for relaxation and socialisation.

Eight Willows Retreat offers a wide range of tailored team-building experiences that cater to your organisation’s specific needs and objectives. Whether you’re seeking to enhance communication, foster leadership skills, or improve teamwork, their skilled events team will curate activities that align with your goals, leaving your team motivated and united.



Eight Willows Lakeside Function Centre

266 Metricup Rd Metricup, Wine Region, Margaret River WA 6280, Australia


Star 4.7 (393 Google reviews)
Martin Wolmarans 10 May 2024

What an absolute gem of a retreat. Everything was spectacular. From the absolute stunning location. The entrance is amazing. The European chalets are pure luxury. Amazing design with everything at your fingertips. Modern, luxurious, clean and tidy. 10/10 for this stay for an amazing recharge. Will definitely be back again.

Pascal Gurr 05 May 2024

Stunning location amongst the forest and vineyards, close to activities, and a handful of small towns/cafes. Cabin was beautiful, very well equipped, clean, and tidy. Staff were excellent, and any queries they were happy to assist with. Would recommend.

Jan Leow 30 March 2024

Had a night stay at their two bedroom chalet. It’s an extremely pleasant stay. Rooms were clean and well furnished with branded white goods like dish washer (which they request you load your dirty wares before check out), oven, stove and microwave. We stayed at chalet 11, it’s very private with sheltered parking right infront. The only slight inconvenience is the shower, as my nanna is 80 over years old, hopping over the bathtub was slightly daunting. We loved everything about our stay! And would highly recommend it.

Zoe Brendon 21 November 2023

Cannot fault anything here. It’s an amazing spot and we were lucky enough to have chalet three which looks over the water. The spot is beautiful and the service was impeccable. Incredibly happy with our stay. It’s located close to all the regular fun spots (especially kid friendly ones) down south. Great and easy walking trail to take the kids on for kangaroo spotting and photos.

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