Hotel Weddings Bellingham | Northumberland Wedding Venue | Hotel Wedding Receptions

Riverdale Hall Country House hotelNorthumberland, sits overlooking the North Tyne River, with Dunterley Fell as its backdrop, providing a superb venue for wedding receptions.

Riverdale Hall Hotel can cater for wedding parties from 20 to 160 guests.

Riverdale Hall Hotel Wedding Package

WeddingsAt Riverdale Hall Hotel we have a package which covers your whole wedding day so you can clearly see the cost of your big day. Unlike many establishments we offer a choice of courses for your wedding breakfast in our award winning restaurant. We also include the bridal suite with our compliments!

Our package is as follows: -

  • Champagne on arrival
  • Half bottle of House wine per guest
  • A selection of canapés on arrival
  • Champagne for the toasts
  • 4 course wedding breakfast
  • Evening Buffet
  • All this for only £59.00 per person!

The above package can be upgraded if you would prefer a wine from our wine list or if you would prefer a slightly different menu. Equally if you want to remove anything we will reduce the cost.

We have space in our restaurant for up to 90 people if you would prefer a marquee this can be situated right next to the restaurant. Marquees to seat 90-120 for a sit-down wedding breakfast start from £1,500.00.

Evening entertainment can be booked through the hotel and we can recommend singers and discos. Please don’t hesitate to contact one of our wedding co-ordinators* to discuss any aspect of your big day. We understand the importance of your special day!


Civil Marriage Ceremonies | Northumberland Civil Wedding Venue

WeddingsCivil Marriage ceremonies can now be held at Riverdale Hall with our beautiful countryside making the ideal backdrop for your wedding. Our Conservatory is licensed for marriages and can accommodate a ceremony for up to 55 guests.

The bride may arrive early with her bridesmaids and prepare herself in the bridal suite.

It is important to remember that a civil ceremony cannot be religious in any way. However, non religious readings and music are allowed but must be approved by the registrar. We are able to play C.D.s of your choice for the ceremony. During the ceremony at least 2 witnesses must be present.

Please note that the throwing of confetti, etc. is only permitted outside the hotel. Drinking, smoking and eating are not permitted in the ceremony room.

It is your responsibility to book the registrar. If you would like to hold your Wedding Ceremony at Riverdale Hall, you are required to contact Joy Marshall, the Area Manager of Registration Services, Northumberland, telephone number 01665 602870. The Registrar’s fee is payable direct to Registration Services.

The ceremony room is included in our Wedding package price!

Riverdale Hall is the only hotel in the North of England with a Les Routiers Gold Plate award for its food and offers a comprehensive wine list. Choose from one of our wedding menus, and modify it to suit your requirements.

We can arrange live bands, cabaret, discos, additional evening buffets, flowers, cake, transport, horse and trap, whatever you request to make your wedding day perfect. Please feel free to arrange a visit for a look around the Riverdale Hall Hotel and choose your menu, venue and wines. Prices will vary depending on your choices.

We will be happy to fulfil any special requests and add your personal touches to make your wedding day special. For further details please contact,


Overnight Accommodation for guests

Wedding guests can have bed and breakfast at discounted prices!

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