Cotswold Grange dining room

Celebrations of life, Cheltenham funeral wakes and memorials

While a funeral can be a sombre occasion, a celebration of life or wake, is also the time for friends and family to get together and remember. 

Our unique Cheltenham event space offers a warm, friendly and private environment. With sensitivity and kindness, our professional team take away the stress of managing a celebration of life, wake memorial or funeral reception in Cheltenham, attending to your every need.


Cocktail celebration

Catering & drinks

We can can cater for Cheltenham funeral wakes up to 34 people at a seated event or 80 for casual seating or standing events. Our menus start from £17 per head with finger or fork buffet options and some flexibility for guest-specific requirements. Canapes are available with the fork buffet menu on arrival including bruchetta, tartlets, salmon bilinis, pate toasts and mini skewers. We offer aperitifs such as Champagne, Prosecco, Pimms, Aperol Spritz and local Gins. Call to discuss your needs on 01242 515119


Cotswold Grange Hotel full exterior

Venue details

The splendid and grand facade of Cotswold Grange exudes the rich history of our Cheltenham townhouse hotel. Built in Cotswold stone circa 1855 by Edward Cope as part of the Pittville estate, the hotel is listed as a "building of local importance" and located in a quiet tree-lined Cheltenham conservation area, close to Pittville Park.

  • Free off-street parking
  • Close to Cheltenham cemetery and crematorium
  • Private event space
  • Catering for up to 34 people seated dining
  • 80 people casual seating or standing event
  • Bar available 
  • Friendly, supportive and respectful team
  • Within walking distance of Cheltenham town centre 
  • Short drive to the Cotswolds 


Cotswold Grange Gift Voucher
Hotel Bar area
Cotswold Grange exterior
People walking through a park