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West Street, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 7AJ

Private Hire

your perfect day

Set in the charming Georgian town of Blandford Forum, we have our own function suite complete with a lovely walled garden, private bar, and dedicated wedding coordinator, making us among the best restaurants for weddings in Dorset.

Hire our event spaces

Plan an event to remember with the Crown Hotel’s long-established conference, functions, and event venue. With our range of packages , take advantage of the convenient facilities of The Sealy Suite, a fully private venue with a dedicated bar area and handsome walled gardens for your guests’ exclusive enjoyment.

To discuss your requirements in more detail, please call our Events Coordinator on 01258 456626.

Our Bookable Spaces

The Sealy Suite

The Sealy Suite is a private venue with dedicated bar area and walled gardens which sits separately from the main hotel. It is the perfect setting for private functions, conferences, and meetings. The venue comprises of two spaces; the Badgers Sett, suitable for up to 180 delegates and the Fox Den which can accommodate a maximum of 22 seated, or approximately 30 standing.

Evening Room Hire Charges

Our Sealy Suite can be hired from 7pm until midnight at a charge of £500, with the option to add a buffet.

Alternatively, our sit-down party menus are available from £32.50 per person and for groups of 80 or more guests, ordering food, we are happy to waive the room hire charge.

To find out more about any of our evening room hire and dining options, please call our Events Coordinator on 01258 456 626.

The Badger’s Sett

With its own private entrance, this impressive, air conditioned space is a fine choice for your planned event. Facilities include a non-permanent stage, projector screen and PA system.

Perfect for: Conferences, meetings, weddings, parties

Seating: 30-180 guests

Cost: £500 full day hire (private bar hire not included, minimum bar spend applies)

The Fox’s Den

This intimate spot is perfect for smaller events, with room for up to 22 guests. It benefits from its own entrance, plenty of natural daylight, and a screen and flipchart for presentations.

Perfect for: Meetings, small events

Seating: Up to 22 guests

Cost: £150 full day hire (private bar hire not included, minimum bar spend applies)

Buffet Menus

Click the links below to view our Buffet Menus

Daytime Delegate/Guest Rates

(including room hire, equipment, coffee breaks and a buffet lunch)

The Crown offers a range of conference and events packages for corporate clients and individual guests alike, starting from £35 for a minimum of 40 delegates.

We will always try to be flexible in our approach, for a tailor-made conference or event to suit your needs please get in touch to discuss your requirements in more detail. Please call our Events Coordinator on 01258 456626.

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