WAKE VENUES & CATERING

Wake Venues & Catering

Selected local venues for holding your wake.

The following is a list of venues that our customers have recommended to us over the years.

Listed are a range of venue types catering for a range of sizes and budgets.

 

Please check online reviews and speak to the venue about what you feel you require before booking.

There are also catering firms listed at the bottom of this page if you already have a venue not listed below.

Venues

Little Channels


Beautiful venue, situated adjacent to a nature reserve, offering a range of buffets. 10 minute drive from the Crematorium.
10-150 guests

The Rising Sun


Beautiful, newly refurbished pub just at the top of Moulsham Street. 2 minute drive from the Crematorium.
25-150 guests

Rose & Crown, Writtle

Sits in the heart of the picturesque village of Writtle. 5 minute drive from the Crematorium.
60 guests


Chelmsford Conservative Club

Located in Moulsham Street. 3 minute drive from the Crematorium.
100 guests



The County Hotel


Situated in the West End of Chelmsford. 5 minute drive from the Crematorium.
15-150 guests


The Essex Cricket Conference

Unique venue, situated in New Writtle Street. 5 minute drive from the Crematorium.
15-200 guests


Hylands House


Elegant and tranquil venue situated in Hylands Park. 10 minute drive from the Crematorium.
10-300 guests


Pontlands Park Hotel

Family run Hotel situated in Great Baddow. 10 minute drive from the Crematorium.
120 guests


The Old Chelmsfordians

Peaceful venue overlooking the club’s cricket pitch. 10 minute drive from the Crematorium.
100-140 guests

The Fox & Goose


Gastro pub located west of Chelmsford. 10 minute drive from the Crematorium.
20-100 guests


Channels


Situated in 100 acres of beautiful parkland, offering a range of finger buffets. 10 minutes from the Crematorium.
10-200 guests

The Ivy Hill Hotel


Tasteful & luxurious venue that has exceptional levels of comfort & a personal service. 10 minute drive from the Crematorium.
220 guests

Newland Hall


15th century Tudor Manor House with a moat, gardens and over 100 acres of woodland. 10 minute drive from the Crematorium.
200 guests

The White Hart, Little Waltham

Located in the beautiful village of Little Waltham. 15 minute drive from the Crematorium.
60 guests


Galvin Green Man


Beautiful countryside pub and restaurant boasting panoramic views and extensive garden. 15 minute drive from the Crematorium.
15 - 100 guests

Greenwoods Hotel


Manor house built in the 17th Century. Lovingly refurbished and restored to the highest standards. 15 minute drive from the Crematorium.
20-300 guests

Catering Companies

Food for thought Catering

Buffets, beautiful garnished platter deliveries, bar service. Open 7 days a week.

Essex Catering

Founded in 2021 by Dean Cole, a chef with over 20 years’ experience. Hot and cold buffets, canapés, afternoon teas, grazing tables. Available 7 days a week.