MORGANTOWN, W. Va., May 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lakeview Golf Resort & Spa is pleased to announce that it has not only been selected as a 2018 winner in The Knot Best of Weddings, but has also been inducted into The Knot Best of Weddings Hall of Fame. Only exceptional vendors who have earned four or more of The Knot Best of Weddings awards are welcomed. 

The Knot Best of Weddings is an annual by couples, for couples guide to the country’s top local wedding professionals. The prestigious award honors the best- and most-rated wedding professionals as reviewed by real couples, their families and wedding guests on This year, only 8,526 local wedding professionals out of the approximately 300,000 on The Knot received the distinguished accolade of The Knot Best of Weddings award. Additionally, only 996 wedding professionals were inducted into The Knot Best of Weddings Hall of Fame.

WeddingWire, another leading global online wedding marketplace, has also named Lakeview Golf Resort & Spa as a winner of the prestigious WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Awards® 2018 for Ceremony & Reception Venue in Morgantown. The WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Awards celebrate the top five percent of wedding professionals who demonstrate excellence in quality, service, responsiveness and professionalism.

“Winning another WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Award® and being inducted into The Knot Best of Weddings Hall of Fame shows just how much effort our Wedding Specialists put into each event we host here at Lakeview,” Tim Bucklew, Lakeview Golf Resort & Spa’s Director of Sales, stated. “Recognition from these top digital wedding brands only validates what we’re about when it comes to professionalism and hospitality—we pride ourselves on making sure every wedding we host is extraordinary.”

With over fifty years of experience hosting weddings and receptions, Lakeview Golf Resort & Spa is one of the top wedding venues in Morgantown, WV. Located on scenic Cheat Lake and surrounded by majestic oak and pine trees as well as the lush fairways of two championship golf courses, the venue boasts over 30,000 square-feet of wedding space. Lakeview Golf Resort & Spa offers customized wedding packages, and can accommodate everything from intimate family affairs to grand ballroom celebrations for 400.

“We would like to thank our Lakeview couples for taking the time to review their experience with us,” added Director of Catering Rachel Bucklew. “We pride ourselves in being the area’s premier wedding venue, and it's hearing we were able to help make our couples’ special day perfect and memorable that makes it all worthwhile.”

All are invited to experience Lakeview Golf Resort & Spa’s exceptional wedding services at their premier Fall Bridal Showcase on Sunday, September 16, 2018. As the region's largest wedding showcase, all attendees will have the opportunity to meet the area’s best vendors, sample elegant hors d’oeuvres and refreshments, enjoy a fashion show featuring the top bridal designs and trends, enter to win fabulous prizes, and more. Guests can RSVP by calling (304) 594-9551.

For more information about The Knot Best of Weddings and a complete list of winners, please visit To learn more about the Couples’ Choice Awards®, please visit

To book your wedding with Lakeview Golf Resort & Spa, schedule a property tour, or learn more about the 2018 Fall Bridal Showcase, please visit

With a breathtaking location on Cheat Lake amongst the rolling hills of West Virginia and over 50 years of experience hosting weddings and receptions, Lakeview Golf Resort & Spa is the premier wedding venue in Northern West Virginia. The property offers a wealth of experience to assist in planning a beautiful and memorable wedding. This premier location offers four ballrooms, including the newly renovated Chestnut Ballroom and Outdoor Terrace overlooking Cheat Lake. Whether it is a casual celebration or a black-tie affair, Lakeview Golf Resort & Spa guarantees an unforgettable wedding event.

The Knot is the nation’s leading wedding resource and marketplace that seamlessly engages, matches and connects couples with the right products, services and local wedding professionals they need to plan and pull off their wedding. The trusted brand reaches a majority of engaged couples in the US through the #1 wedding website, its mobile apps, The Knot national and local wedding magazines, and The Knot book series. The Knot has inspired an estimated 25 million couples to plan a wedding that’s uniquely them. The Knot is the flagship brand of XO Group Inc., which helps people navigate and enjoy life’s biggest moments—from getting married to moving in together and having a baby.

WeddingWire, Inc. is the trusted global online marketplace, connecting consumers with local wedding professionals and a suite of comprehensive tools that make wedding planning easier. Operating within a $200 billion industry, WeddingWire helps 13 million couples every month find the right team of wedding professionals to personalize and pull off their special day. Consumers around the world are able to read more than 4 million vendor reviews and search, compare and book from a directory of over 400,000 vendors local to them. Founded in 2007, the WeddingWire portfolio serves couples and wedding professionals across 15 countries in North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia. The company has more than 900 employees and is headquartered in Washington, DC with international headquarters in Barcelona, Spain. 

Rachel Bucklew                                                            
Tel: (304) 594-9551