Built in the 13th century, The Red Lion Hotel offers a relaxed atmosphere and peaceful setting, making it an ideal funeral wake venue for you to celebrate your loved one’s life. We’re able to accommodate small intimate gatherings all the way up to 100 guests.
We understand that this is a difficult time for you, so our experienced events team will guide you through the planning stages to discuss menu options, layout and any personal touches that you may wish to add.
We’re more than happy to help you arrange a last minute funeral reception if required; our longstanding relationships with local funeral directors helps our teams to quickly organise anything that you may need. We’re ready to offer our support and guidance in any way that we can.
For the convenience of your guests, looking for funeral wake venues near Salisbury Crematorium is likely to be a consideration for you.
The Red Lion Hotel is just a 7 minute drive from Salisbury Crematorium and 25 minutes from Test Valley Crematorium.
We have very limited parking at the hotel, however, there is a short term and long term car park both within a three minute walk. We’re located right in the heart of Salisbury city centre, so there are great public transport links for anyone arriving by train or bus.
Our car park has flat access to all communal areas of the hotel, making it suitable for those with limited mobility.
£14.95 PER PERSON
An assortment of savoury finger sandwiches including meat, fish & vegetarian options
Miniature desserts selection including mini Victoria sponge with lavender buttercream, lemon curd mini tart, profiterole with Chantilly cream, white chocolate mousse & mini meringues
Sultana scone with clotted cream and your choice of raspberry or strawberry preserve
Unlimited tea and coffee
Room hire varies based on the funeral reception venue that you choose
We offer funeral reception venues of all sizes, suitable for small intimate gatherings all the way up to 100 guests.
We have an LCD projector and screen which is available in all of our wake venues if you’d like to share photographs or videos on a big screen. Please ask us for more information about this.
Situated in a quiet part of the hotel, this suite has its own private entrance, bar and toilets, and can accommodate funeral receptions of up to 30 guests.
Our Marlborough Room is also in a very quiet area of the hotel, with its own private entrance, bar and toilets, plus direct access to our beautiful courtyard. Able to accommodate wakes of up to 100 guests.
A stunning room, full of character and charm. The Vine is our largest funeral reception venue which can accommodate wakes of up to 100 guests.
The Red Lion Hotel Salisbury is a great choice for your funeral wake venue as we have 60 feature bedrooms available for anyone visiting from afar.
All of our bedrooms are available at a discounted rate for guests staying over after a funeral reception. Our team will be happy to talk you through this.
We have accessible bedrooms available, making our hotel suitable for anyone with limited mobility.
Our team is here to help you with all your funeral reception’s accommodation requirements, hopefully giving you one less thing to worry about.
We’re located right in the heart of Salisbury city centre, just a 10 minute walk from the train station.
Best Western The Red Lion Hotel
4 Milford Street, Salisbury,
Wiltshire, SP1 2AN