Perfect Christmas Events
We're the experts in creating magical Christmas Events! Enjoy our charming venues, premium services and the support of an experienced team, all nicely wrapped into our attractive Christmas Packages.
Whether you’re planning a big and glamorous event, a low-key celebration, or to impress your guests with a show-stopping theme, we have the know-how to turn your ideas into reality. Our specially trained staff will be managing even the smallest details, providing the smoothest service and serving delicious food.
And because you’re at Radisson Blu, your event will be held in sleek, stylish rooms that will add all the Christmas sparkle you need.
Christmas Showcase Evening
Join us for our Christmas Showcase on 09 Jul. From 16:30 - 19:00, guests will sample our party night menu and Christmas cocktails. Admittance is free, so come see our stunning rooms in all their festive glory.
As a Responsible Business, the Radisson Blu Hotel welcomes the opportunity to support your cause. We've created a variety of dedicated charity packages to best accommodate charity events and functions. We can cater to as many as 270 dinner guests in the Auger Suite, which also boasts a private bar and a pre-event area for stalls, exhibits or a cocktail reception.
Our wide variety of menus appeals to a range of budgets, and some packages include preferential guest room rates and complimentary car parking.
In an enviable location along the banks of the River Wear, Durham is a charming destination for business gatherings as well as personal events. Gather with friends and family to celebrate a special birthday, anniversary or christening in the comfort of the Radisson Blu Hotel.
Durham's central location makes it ideal for family gatherings like children's parties, engagement celebrations, reunions and more. Thanks to our Civil Ceremony license, guests can hold an official baby naming ceremony right at the hotel.
To enhance your occasion, you can employ the catering services of our skilful chefs, who are happy to create customised menus for every type of event. Receptions, buffets, formal dinners and funeral wakes all receive the utmost attention from our culinary team.
Refreshing Meeting & Events
That's refreshing! Book your meeting or event with us this summer and we will treat you to high street vouchers and the chance to win an Apple Watch. For every enquiry we receive for a meeting or event that takes place between June and August, the person booking will be entered into a prize drawing to win a brand new Apple Watch.
For every meeting reservation over GBP 1000 held in June, July or August (confirmed and contracted before 31 Apr 2015), the person booking will receive high street vouchers for up to GBP 50. Terms and conditions apply.
This is just one of the many reasons to book your event with Radisson Blu Hotel, Durham!
Celebration of Life
The Radisson Blu Hotel, Durham is situated on the banks of the River Wear in Durham City Centre. The hotel is only three miles from Durham Crematorium and a five-minute drive from the A1(M). We are a modern, contemporary venue offering stunning views of the historic City and Cathedral.
Our private function rooms can accommodate small intimate gatherings to larger more formal affairs for up to 270 people with a private bar. Car parking is available onsite for up to 130 cars and is complimentary for guests. Please see our celebration of life brochure for information on our various packages and prices.