Wedding venue near Durham

Weddings at South Causey Inn

South Causey Inn can provide you with a traditional country wedding set in the beautiful Beamish Valley, enclosed in the stunning country with a relaxed and informal environment. Our Old Barn and Durham Suite are set in 100 acres with beautiful flower and herb gardens, a wild meadow, and more formal lawns for those treasured photographs. We also have our own stunning lake setting which we will be happy to provide transport to and from on the day.

Our team of chefs are on hand to create your dream wedding breakfast and we also have 41 bedrooms for your guests to stay. Now relax, sit back and enjoy the wedding whirl, confident in the knowledge South Causey Inn is with you all the way.

Our Venues

Whether you're looking for somewhere to host an intimate ceremony with a select few or an extravagant celebration for 200, we have the perfect space to host the wedding of your dreams. Our ceremony rooms feature neutral, elegant interiors and are full of rustic charm. Our larger suites are surrounded by beautiful private gardens - perfect to make memorable photographs.

Wedding Menus

Our talented team of chefs have years of experience in catering for all kinds of celebrations and have put together a selection of wedding menus to help make the planning of your special day as carefree as possible.

We also offer taster nights for you and your partner. This will give you the chance to meet our wedding co-ordinators and taste your chosen dishes from your Wedding Breakfast Menu. Our taster nights are available on the 1st and 2nd Wednesday of each month. For more information please give us a call.

Wedding Enhancements

From table dressing, entertainment, menu tasting to hen and stag party packages. We have plenty of enhancements for you to choose from.

Thank you so much for ensuring our day ran smoothly! Our day was everything I hoped for and more ...

Jill, Craig and Jake

Had the pleasure of attending my nephews wedding at your wonderful place, just wanted to say thank you and your fantastic staff for making it a day to remember ,nothing was too much trouble ,they even helped my father in law up the steps to the barn and held a umbrella over his head when it was raining a bit, outstanding care, the food was honestly amazing and could not fault a thing,so thank you for a fantastic day and evening from a very happy customer,will recommend highly

John Adamson

Thank you so much for ensuring our day ran smoothly! Our day was everything I hoped for and more ...

Jill, Craig and Jake

Just a quick note to thank all of the staff that made our stay at the South Causey Inn as enjoyable as possible. We stayed for our wedding on 6th September and the whole experience was superb.

Steve & Joy

''To Jamie and all the South Causey staff. Thank you so much for ensuring we had the perfect wedding day. From start to finish you were brilliant and we couldn't have asked for more.''

Love, Laura & Stu x

"Thank you for your help and guidance last week at our sons wedding. The day was fantastic, everything was great from start to end. You helped them on their special day and together with all the staff, we had such an amazing day"

Mr and Mrs Stephens

We would like to say a huge thank you to Jamie and the team for making Lauren + Gareth’s wedding on 07.07.18 go so smoothly. The venue was fantastic and nothing was a bother to the staff. We all had a wonderful day. We couldn’t recommend the staff or venue more highly.

Thanks again Sue + Tom Elliott

"We had a brilliant day and everyone enjoyed themselves. You made it run so smoothly and completely put us at ease. You were fantastic!"

Laura and Steven

"Just wanted to say a Big thank you for going above beyond to make our day extra special"

Kevin and Kate

Thank you so much for everything you did on our wedding day from the little touches that meant so much, you were brilliant from start to finish and really showed you carded. You made our day really special and we will treasure the memories forever. Thank you

Natasha and Mathew Fairclough

"Just a note to say thank you all so much for making our wedding simply perfect. We would not have changed a single thing - it was absolutely wonderful. Every last detail, from invitations, to the cake, the stunning decorations in the old barn, cocktails, the food but most of all the staff. You were all brilliant and we could not have hoped for more. Thank you from the bottom of our hearts! "

Ruth and Dave

"Thank you so much for making our special day perfect! The whole day was fantastic from start to finish and we couldn't have asked for any more"

Mr and Mrs Marron

I would like to thank you all for helping make our wedding run smoothly and made it look so effortless. Special shout out to Jamie who was amazing and also the girl who kept the twins and my other nephews entertained with supplying them with didn’t go unnoticed with their parents and were very great full.

Mr and Mrs Marchbank - 27/10/18 Old Barn

You worked so hard all day long. We really were over the moon with you and your bar staff. Thanks very much, Margaret & Ian Nicol xxx - 19/10/18 Durham

Dear all at South Causey, Our day was amazing so thank you for everything you did. James and the team made sure everything was perfect! Thank you so much for being there on our wedding day, you helped make it truly unforgettable. It meant the world to us that we could celebrate with you. We hope you enjoyed the day as much as we did.

Mark & Claire - 14/10/2018

Thank you for all you did to make our special day flawless and even more special! We had so many compliments and a lot of that was down to you!

The Wilkinsons

To Jamie, James & all of the team at South Causey Inn. We just wanted to say a huge thank you for everything you did for us on our big day to make it the best day of our lives. Also an extra special thank you to Jamie & James for being super amazing Love Mr & Mrs Larsen. xxx

Thank you so much for ensuring our day ran smoothly! Our day was everything I hoped for and more ...

Jill, Craig and Jake

Thank you so much for ensuring our day ran smoothly! Our day was everything I hoped for and more ...

Jill, Craig and Jake

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