Sunday Wedding Party Package

  • What does this package include?

    For a chilled but exciting approach to your big day, our Wedding Party Package is perfect for couples who just want to bring their two families together, and have a big bash to remember. This package allows couples to reflect their personality, taste, and style with no-fuss, no formality, just a beautiful ceremony, and then delicious food, drinks, and dancing the night away in the stunning Durham Suite. Commit to a casual occasion with this new package and get the party started in an understated way.

    The Durham Suite is a truly magical venue that was once a stone stable block and has been converted into a bright, beautiful space flooded with natural daylight and complete with private gardens and outdoor heated tipi.

    Our Sunday Wedding Party Package includes the following:

    • The package is designed for a minimum of 100 guests including the bride and groom
    • Exclusive use of the Durham Suite, Tanfield Suite Cobbles Bar, and Tipi from 1 pm on any Sunday until midnight
    • The Tanfield Suite is available for Civil ceremonies at either 2 pm or 3.30 pm
    • Chair sashes of your choice and tables dressed with runners, table centres, jars of mixed seasonal flowers, and jars of T lights
    • Giant Love letters
    • A dedicated Master of Ceremonies
    • A welcome drink of Bucks Fizz and lager after the ceremony or on arrival from the church
    • Exclusive use of Durham Garden for photographs
    • Resident DJ
    • A choice of evening buffet ( please see the buffet menu for option)
    • Deluxe honeymoon suite with an outdoor hot tub for your first night as a married couple
    • 10% off our Antiques, Vintage & Quirky Shop
    • 10% discount for the happy couple to enjoy in our bar and restaurant
    • Terms and Conditions apply - excludes Causey Celebration Boxes


  • An example timeline of your day
    • Check in for guest bedrooms is from 2 pm (3 pm in Causey View rooms)
    • 1.55 pm guests would be invited into Tanfield Suite in preparation for the Ceremony to begin at approximately 2.15 pm
    • 2.45 pm Guests offered welcome drinks in Cobbles Bar after Ceremony
    • Mingling and photographs until 4 pm
    • 5 pm guests enter the Durham Suite for speeches and toast to the happy couple
    • 5.30 pm buffet served
    • 6.30 pm DJ begins
    • 7.30 pm Cutting of the Cake
    • 8 pm First Dance
    • You can choose to end your day at 10 pm, and return to Cobbles Bar for final drinks with friends until midnight or keep the whole party going until 12 pm (the last orders across all bars is 11.45 pm)
    • Happy couple retires to hot tub suite to begin the honeymoon
    • Breakfast is served in the main hotel from 8 am to 9.30 pm
    • Checkout of bedrooms is at 10.30 am (11.30 pm from Causey View Rooms)


  • Pricing

    Pricing for Sunday Wedding Party Package in 2021, 2022 & 2023

    2021 & 2022 Pricing Sundays only - £4,995 (based on a minimum of 100 guests including the happy couple)

    2023 Pricing Sundays only - £5,995 (based on a minimum of 100 guests including the happy couple - please note this does not include Bank Holiday weekends)

    Additional guests over the number of the basic package are an additional charge

    • Civil Ceremony Room Hire £350. Please note the registrars have their own additional fees
    • Extra adult guests £19 up to a maximum of 200 (2021/2022)
    • Extra adult guests £25 up to a maximum of 200 (2023)
    • Extra children from 5 years to 12 years £12 per head
    • (children under 5 free and high chairs can be provided when required complimentary