Are you searching for a dignified and accommodating venue to host a funeral reception, wake, memorial, or celebration of life event? Crown Banqueting Suite, located in the heart of Ilford, Essex, is dedicated to providing a serene and convenient space to commemorate the lives of your loved ones. Our proximity to the ‘City of London’ cemetery and crematorium ensures ease of access for mourners, making Crown Banqueting Suite the ideal choice for your event.

Funeral Receptions and Beyond:

At Crown Banqueting Suite, we understand the importance of honoring and celebrating the lives of those who have passed away. Our team of experts specializes in hosting funeral receptions, wakes, memorials, and celebrations of life events, ensuring that each occasion is treated with the utmost respect, sensitivity, and care. We offer a comprehensive range of services and amenities to make your event memorable and seamless.

Private Hire and Versatile Spaces:

Our venue is well-equipped to accommodate up to 250+ seated guests, providing ample space for gatherings of all sizes. With step-free access and a fully accessible layout, Crown Banqueting Suite ensures everyone can participate in commemorating your loved one’s life. Our large industrial catering kitchen allows for hassle-free food preparation and service, and we welcome external caterers to tailor the menu according to your preferences.

Amenities and Services:

We take pride in providing a host of amenities to make your event at Crown Banqueting Suite truly exceptional. Our licensed venue includes a well-stocked bar, allowing guests to raise a glass in honor of their loved ones. We offer table linen, chair dressing, and venue decorations to create an ambiance that befits the occasion. Additionally, our buffet station, chafing dishes, crockery, and glassware ensure a seamless dining experience for your guests.

Unforgettable Experiences:

To make your event even more memorable, we welcome entertainment such as DJs and live bands. Whether you prefer soothing music to create a reflective atmosphere or lively performances to celebrate a life well-lived, our venue is adaptable to your preferences. Our AV screens and full venue sound system ensure that speeches, tributes, and memories can be shared with clarity and emotion.

Seamless Planning and Coordination:

At Crown Banqueting Suite, we believe in offering comprehensive support throughout the planning process. Our experienced team provides full planning, consultation, and event coordination services, relieving you of any stress or burden. We are committed to making your event a heartfelt and memorable experience for all attendees.

Contact Us:

To book Crown Banqueting Suite for your funeral reception, wake, memorial, or celebration of life event, reach out to us at or call +44 7459 749337. For a glimpse into our elegant venue and previous events, follow us on Instagram at @crown.banqueting.

Crown Banqueting Suite in Ilford, Essex, is the ideal venue to honor the memory of your loved ones. With our dedicated team, versatile spaces, range of amenities, and professional services, we ensure that your funeral reception, wake, memorial, or celebration of life event is conducted with the utmost care, respect, and attention to detail. Trust the Crown Banqueting Suite to provide a serene and memorable setting to celebrate the lives of those who have touched our hearts.