The Golden Lion Hotel is the perfect venue to host any event

Whether you are hosting a small dinner, a spectacular party or any excuse to celebrate!
Our team will help you to plan and organise your special occasion from start to finish.

Dinner Dances, Charity Balls, Birthdays, Christenings, Engagements, Anniversaries, Retirements

If you want to celebrate it.  We want to host it!


Function Suites



The Yorkshire Suite

This magnificent suite always creates a big impact, as it boasts four breath taking chandeliers, which compliment the solid oak floor. Your guests are sure to be in awe. To complete this grand banqueting suite, it has its own integrated DJ booth accompanied by a superb sound and lighting system to create the perfect atmosphere for any occasion.

Capacity: Dinner:- 220 | Dinner and Dance Floor:- 190 | Dinner, Dancefloor and Stage:- 170                                                   

These number are maximum capacity based on straight tables.                   



The Mowbray Suite

This charming suite has an inviting appeal, with its welcoming bar area flowing into the ballroom, which is complimented by the stunning, twinkling chandeliers. In the summer months, guests can meander in to our Courtyard and sip on something cooling.

Capacity: Dinner:- 80 | Dinner and Dance Floor:- 60

These number are maximum capacity based on straight tables.



The Conservatory

This idyllic room is situated between The Yorkshire Suite and The Mowbray Suite and can be booked as an additional room. This room is beautifully lit with natural light through the glass ceiling, which is complimented by the floral arrangements and mosaic tiled floor. This room is ideal to hold your buffet table, casino tables, photography area or whatever your heart desires.



The Floral Room

For a more intimate dining experience, we have our beautifully decorated Floral Room. Immerse yourself with all the joyful colours to create a delightful night with your friends and family. This room has been designed to have two areas to suit any occasion. We have our dining area and behind the curtains is our carvery/serving area for guests to help themselves to the delicious array of food we have to offer.

Capacity: Dinner:- 30




The Front Lounge

Feel right at home in our Front Lounge, with its leather chesterfield sofas and cosy fireplace . This is the perfect private setting for a relaxed gathering for you and your loved ones. Why not give your guests the VIP treatment and have your own personalised Barista-Bottle Bar or better still a Champagne Bar. This certainly would be a treat.

Capacity: Buffet:- 20



Any occasion to celebrate we have what you need within our Venue Pack.

For more information please contact our events team on

Tel 01609 777411 or