Weddings @ CQH

Our aim is to offer you a complete tailor-made experience and we will work closely with you to ensure that the time you spend at our Derby wedding venue is extraordinary.

Cathedral Quarter Hotel Weddings

Stunning Location

Cathedral Quarter Hotel is one of the most stunning Derby wedding venues. We are overflowing with ideas to bring your special day to life and have a choice of rooms, an amazing chef and lots of added extras to offer.

This stunning 1900s Grade II listed building has been redesigned to blend traditional character and charm with the elegant edge of contemporary luxury creating a dramatic backdrop for your celebrations.

We also hold free wedding open evenings. Join us for a glass of bubbly, explore this historical setting & let your wedding day dreams unfold.

Our wedding coordinator would be happy to discuss the requirements of your day or send you more information.

Your Reception

If you are looking for an impressive venue for your wedding reception and wedding breakfast, Cathedral Quarter Hotel in Derby is sure to not disappoint.

Suitable for up to 100 guests for a wedding breakfast and up to 120 evening reception guests, you couldn’t ask for a more impressive room than Opulence for your wedding breakfast in Derby. From the honey warmth of the wood-paneled walls, the intricate detail of the corniced ceiling, to the unique feature windows, it is a stunning room that blends the striking glass chandeliers with the boldly patterned wallpaper to create a stunning backdrop to your big day.

For a more intimate wedding reception, Galleries is a beautiful room suitable for up to 20 guests. Let our Chefs wow your guests for a delicious wedding breakfast menu as you relax in this room flooded with natural daylight.

Our grand reception hall offers the perfect space to hold your drinks reception and for your wedding photographs. Derby’s most majestic staircase with original stained glass windows takes centre stage and overlooks regal Scaglioli pillars and ornate mosaic floor. The bar and lounge area are both accessed from here so guests can mingle freely or find a quiet corner to catch up with relatives and friends.

We can also help with some of the finer details, such as theming, flowers, entertainment, and photographers. Just ask our wedding coordinator for ideas and suggestions.

Winter Wedding Package

Your wedding is a chance to express your love. What better way to share the love than by holding it in Winter?

♥ Room hire for your Wedding Breakfast & Evening Reception (until 00:00)

♥ Three-course set Wedding Breakfast from Menu 1

♥ One glass of House Wine with the Wedding Breakfast

♥ A glass of Sparkling Wine for the Toast

♥ 5 item selection from the Evening buffet menu

♥ Bridal Suite for the Night of your Wedding (including Breakfast)

All Weddings Include:

♥ Dedicated Wedding Co-Ordinator

♥ Master of Ceremonies

♥ Fully staffed bar

♥ Wedding Breakfast Menu tasting for the Happy Couple

♥ Use of Hotel Easel and Cake Knife

♥ White table linen and napkins

♥ Discounted accommodation rates for your guests ♥ First Anniversary meal at the Hotel

Guest Prices:

Available from 40 Day and 60 Evening guests – (numbers include the Happy Couple)

Additional Day Guests – £49.00 per person
Additional Evening Guests – £17.95 per person

Three Course Menu

Please choose one starter, main, and dessert for all guests (excludes dietary requirements)

To Start

Leek and potato soup with white truffle-infused croutons

Fan of melon wrapped in Parma ham on balsamic dressed rocket leaves

Chicken liver parfait, homemade toasted brioche, and red onion marmalade

Smoked salmon tartar with dill crème fraiche and a lemon herb salad

Main Course

Roast corn-fed chicken supreme with dauphinoise potato and thyme jus

Braised belly of pork with black pudding mash and apple sauce

Butterflied fillet of salmon with garden pea and herb risotto

Five bean chilli with cauliflower cous-cous

(All served with roast new potatoes, buttered fine beans and roasted root vegetables)


Chef’s chocolate brownie with caramel sauce, chocolate soil and fudge ice cream

Lemon meringue parfait served with raspberry sorbet

Vanilla pannacotta with forest fruit compote

Apple Tart Tatin with clotted cream

To Finish

Tea or Coffee and a chocolate mint

Book your special day

Call: 01332 546 080 or email: [email protected]

Please note management have the right to remove this package/promotion at any time.

Your Ceremony

If you are looking for a unique venue for your wedding ceremony in Derby, Cathedral Quarter Hotel is the ideal choice. The boutique hotel offers two beautiful rooms which are licensed for civil ceremonies.

Our main function room Opulence is licensed to hold civil ceremonies and is a beautiful room to exchange your vows in. Seating up to 100 guests, it’s the perfect choice for larger weddings. For intimate ceremonies, Galleries is a beautiful room complete with its own original fireplace which can hold up to 25 guests for civil ceremonies.

For further information and help planning your wedding ceremony, contact our experienced Wedding.

Co-ordinator on 01332 546 080 or email [email protected].

Alternatively, fill out our Derby wedding venue enquiry form and we’ll be in touch.

Don’t forget you will need to contact the registrar directly to book your date and time yourself.

Their details are below.

Register Office:

Email: [email protected]

Superintendent Registrar
Derby Register Office
Royal Oak House, Market Place
Derby. DE1 3AR

Tel: 01332 256526 / 256535 / 256536
Fax: 01332 256525

Our Contact Details

16 St Mary’s Gate
Tel: 01332 501 258
Email: [email protected]

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