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Funeral Reception Venue in Nottingham

Holding a wake gives you the opportunity to celebrate the life of a loved one who has recently passed away with your family and friends, at Eastwood Hall, we offer a respectful and warm funeral reception in Nottingham working closely with you so that the service is exactly how you envisioned. We provide exceptional catering, wonderful accommodation, and the funeral service you are seeking.

We understand how arranging a funeral and a reception wake isn’t easy, especially if you’ve never done it before so our team are here to support you at every step to ensure you organise a funeral fitting celebration of your loved one’s life.

Funeral Receptions and Wakes at Eastwood Hall

Eastwood Hall’s celebration of life’s venue offers a warm and welcoming environment that is ideal for hosting a personal funeral wake or memorial service for your beloved family member. Situated in Nottingham, our dedicated professional event coordinators ensure the planning is a smooth and easy process so you can focus on what’s important.

Our funeral reception rooms are flexible and can host intimate funeral wakes for family and close friends, as well as options for larger groups. We offer catering for both large and small funeral wakes, able to cater for a variety of dietary requirements or food and drink requests. 

The Chatterley Suite can seat up to 220 guests, whilst The Lawrence Suite can seat up to 340 guests. These rooms can also be partitioned into smaller rooms that seat approximately 80 guests for a more intimate funeral wake. 

Easily Accessible

Our funeral reception and funeral wake venue hire is situated close to transport links, including the M1 and Nottingham train station. Additionally, East Midlands Airport is under 30 minutes away, our team are happy to support you with suggestions for airport transfers. Eastwood Hall is easily accessible ensuring that friends and family can attend the funeral without added stress. 

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Private Dining Rooms for Funeral Receptions

Our private dining rooms are available to hire if you’re looking for a formal sit down meal to celebrate your loved one. Alternatively, private dining is available for close family post-funeral reception if you’d rather have a traditional funeral wake as well as a private moment with close family. 

Wake Venue Facilities

Eastwood Hall offers a range of facilities to ensure you have the perfect sending off for your loved one including the option to set up a slideshow of images and memories of the person, plus plenty of space for a book of condolences to be set out. Our venue has the latest technology so please call us to discuss your requirements with our team.

Within our facilities, we have an onsite bar where you can order both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, so you can toast your loved one.

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Funeral Catering in Nottingham

We can provide a range of different catering options for your celebration of life. We can provide a buffet for you and your guests to keep you refreshed throughout the day or a private dining option.  Please view our funeral reception catering packages below:

Package One

  • Selection finger sandwiches and crisps
  • Fruit scones strawberry jam and clotted cream
  • Traditional mini desserts
  • Tea and coffee


Package Two

  • Selection finger sandwiches
  • Mini hot sausage rolls
  • Cheese and onion quiche
  • Potato wedges with sour cream dip
  • Pork pie with pickle
  • Traditional mini desserts
  • Tea and Coffee


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Package Three

  • Selection of open sandwiches and wraps
  • Chicken Goujons with bbq dip
  • Oven-roasted new potatoes
  • Breaded brie wedges
  • Selection of mini savoury tarts
  • Deep-fried tempura vegetables
  • Traditional mini desserts
  • Fruit scones strawberry jam and clotted cream
  • Tea and Coffee



Venue Features

36 Meeting Rooms

Choose from 36 flexible spaces for meetings, weddings and other events.

400 Max. Capacity

Our rooms hold up to 400 people so we’re ready for events of any size.

Free Wifi

Reliable, high-speed Wifi for your guests is free with every event booking.

Ample Free Parking

On site parking for all delegates.


150 double and twin guest rooms.

Breakout Spaces

Multiple breakout spaces for informal meetings.

Easily Accessible Location

Close to transport links, including the M1, Nottingham station and East Midlands Airport.

Airport Taxi

Book a transfer and be at East Midlands Airport in under 30 minutes.