Venue for Funeral, Wake or Celebration of Life in Lichfield

The Cathedral Hotel in Beacon Street provides a perfect venue to hold a funeral or wake. Located in Lichfield, the hotel offers free parking, a large function room with a private bar for receptions of up to 120 guests; and a smaller ground floor function room suitable for up to 35 guests.

For guests who have to travel a distance we will be happy to arrange an overnight stay in one of our comfortable ensuite rooms.

We aim to support you at this difficult time and our staff will sympathetically guide you through all the arrangements and ensure that your occasion is bespoke to your family and that every detail is taken care of. On the day, one of our Managers will greet you and your guests on arrival and our attentive staff will serve refreshments and stay on hand throughout the reception.  Family and friends are welcome to bring photographs and slide shows to display treasured memories.

The range of food and drink that we offer is detailed in our funeral brochure and includes competitively prices buffet receptions with hot and cold options and afternoon teas.

Room Hire Charges

The Restaurant
Caters for up to 35 guests. A light and airy ground floor room.
Up to 25 guests
  26 - 35 guests
Lichfield Suite
Caters for up to 120 guests. A spacious ground floor room with its own private bar.
Up to 60 guests  
61 - 120 guests

For further information or to arrange to look around please contact our Events Organiser on 01543 414500 who will be happy to meet you and show you around the available rooms.

Funeral & Celebration of Life Menu


Fork Buffet

Choose two hot dishes and one vegetarian dish for £18 per person

Fork buffets are served with buttered new
potatoes or braised rice with herbs, coleslaw, mixed leaves and a tomato, basil & red onion salad

Chilli con carne | Beef stroganoff | Breaded chicken kiev | Chicken chasseur |Cottage pie| Chicken stir fry with sweet chilli sauce| Chicken tikka masala, naan bread| Vegetable and mushroom tagine (v)| Roasted vegetable lasagne (v)|Vegetable korma, naan bread (v)| Beef stir fry with black bean sauce| Turkey, ham & leek pie

Finger Buffet

Choose any six savoury items for £12 per person Additional items £2 per item, per person

A selection of freshly made sandwiches v* | Sausage rolls| Cheese & onion rolls v|
A selection of pizzas| Mini Indian selection,
dips and chutneys v*| Gala pie, pickle | Seasonal pâté, chutney| A selection of crisps v| Smoked haddock fish cakes| Barbecue chicken wings| Potato wedges, garlic & herb mayonnaise v| Spiral fries, hot salsa v| Fries, garlic mayo v | Tempura battered chicken goujons| Southern fried popcorn chicken| Cod goujons, tartare sauce| Traditional house salads v| Mini burger sliders

Full Afternoon Tea £14pp

A selection of sandwiches (including v options)
Scones with jam, cream and a selection of cakes

Freshly brewed tea or coffee

Cream Tea £6.50pp

Scones with jam, cream and a selection of cakes

Freshly brewed tea or coffee



Funeral Brochure & Buffet Menu
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