Searching for wedding venues in Newcastle? Hotel Du Vin is sublime

From bespoke wedding packages to iconic Quayside views, here’s how Hotel Du Vin Newcastle could be your dream wedding destination.

Written by Rachael Nichol
Published 22.04.2023

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It’s hard not to see why so many engaged couples are searching for wedding venues in Newcastle to tie the knot.

A Newcastle wedding brings art, culture and a sought-after alternative urban ambience that’s perfect for contemporary couples.

And we know just the setting to embrace your Geordie wedding day dream – Hotel Du Vin Newcastle. This magnificently refurbished Edwardian building on the banks of the River Tyne is charmingly decorated with contemporary art and packed with quintessential maritime historical features and gives you the chance to make your very own history here when you say your ‘I do’s’

Sublime is just one word to describe this Newcastle wedding venue. With exquisite private rooms, gorgeous suites, a tranquil courtyard and heavenly dining, this luxury hotel’s backdrop is hard to beat with iconic views over Newcastle Quayside and bridges.

Of course, you want your big day to feel unique to you, whether it be traditional, contemporary, formal or casual, any wedding can be brought to life here.

And don’t think you’re in this alone, the friendly and dedicated Hotel Du Vin Newcastle team are on hand to help. From your very own chef and sommelier who will help create bespoke menus to a personal wedding host who will tend to every detail, nothing is too much at this luxury urban wedding venue.



The Shipyard

Wedding breakfast and reception: up to 18 guests

Ceremony: up to 20 guests

The largest of the hotel’s private rooms, it can accommodate one banquet table and can host ceremonies too. Among its many features are exposed brickwork, an abundance of natural daylight, original art and exquisite views of the River Tyne and the Quayside.

couple getting married

The Bridge

Wedding breakfast and ceremony: up to 8 guests

The Bridge is an incredibly distinctive room with a huge bespoke mural covering one of its walls and is perfect for an intimate wedding.


The Bistro

Wedding breakfast and ceremony: up to 75 guests

Reception: up to 100 guests

The Bistro can also be taken over for a larger wedding party. With French doors onto the large outdoor courtyard, this tranquil oasis provides the ideal outdoor location, with heaters and a cigar shack. This fantastic terrace and courtyard can be hired out exclusively for drinks receptions and al fresco dining and provides the perfect backdrop for photo opportunities.



If you’re after a more relaxed, attentive and French bistro-inspired reception, then look no further than Hotel Du Vin. It can be tricky to pick a wedding menu that’s right for you and all your guests, so Hotel Du Vin gives you the option to pick a set menu that you can put together on your own or create your very own bespoke dining experience with a talented head chef. From simple or intricate canapés to wedding breakfasts and informal buffets to five-course sit-down dinners, every mouthful is prepared using fresh, seasonal ingredients wherever possible.

pork pies

Plus, it wouldn’t be a wedding celebration without some bubbles and wine. Hotel Du Vin’s in-house sommelier can run an informal and exclusive tasting session. With a cellar of up to 400 wines from some of the world’s top producers, the team will help find exactly the right varietals and vintages to match the food, the celebratory mood and your budget. From great value quaffable wines to sophisticated, complex vintages, to dessert wines to the perfect bubble count in your Champagne, the team will help make choosing the wine as enjoyable as drinking it.



Whether you want to go all out with a formal feast complete with Champagne and lobster (you do only get married once) or fancy a relaxed wedding breakfast by taking it alfresco on the terrace with classic BBQ items whilst taking in iconic views of  Newcastle Quayside. Here are some of our favourite packages.

wedding picture of couple

Sublime Occasion

Price: £4,500 for 50 guests; additional guests £84 per person

This is Hotel Du Vin Newcastle’s most popular package and it’s not hard to see why.  You’ll have a full day and night of offerings including a three-course classic menu and drinks package, along with supper snacks in the evening.


Prestige Package  

Price: from £114 per person Les Enfants Package £15.95 (under 8yrs)

Hotel Du Vin’s most luxurious package includes our four-course prestige menu and drinks package, featuring Champagne, lobster and game. Includes, a welcome drink; half a bottle of wine and water, a drink for the wedding toast per guest. tea and coffee, overnight accommodation in a suite for the newlyweds and a menu tasting session.

couple on their wedding day

Classic Occasion

Price: £3,600 for 50 guests; additional guests £67 per person

A full-day event, including a three-course classic menu and drinks package.


Premium Package

Price: from £83 per person; Les Enfants Package £15.95 (under 8yrs)

The premium package includes our three-course premium menu and drinks package, featuring premium wines and Champagne. Includes a welcome drink, half a bottle of wine and water per guest, a drink for the wedding toast per guest, tea and coffee and a menu tasting session for the bride and groom-to-be.


Al Fresco Package

Price: from £53 per person

The ideal choice for a summer’s afternoon, including a selection of classic BBQ items with accompaniments, along with a delicious selection of salads.



Hotel Du Vin Newcastle has really thought of everything and will even help calm those pre-wedding jitters with a celebratory rehearsal dinner with your nearest and dearest.

Whether you want to enjoy a relaxing private dinner with your loved ones, enjoy an informal light supper with drinks al fresco in the courtyard to raise a glass before the big day or fancy an evening with the ladies and have your last afternoon tea as Miss, the friendly team will do everything they can to make the night before your wedding special one to remember.


For more information about getting married at Hotel Du Vin Newcastle, visit their website

Allan House, City Road, Byker, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 2BE

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