• Celebration of Life

    We offer a sensitive, sympathetic and professional approach when planning a funeral or wake

A Celebration of Life - Funerals & Wakes

An ideal venue for a funeral wake venues in Bristol


At our funeral reception venue in Bristol, we offer a sensitive, sympathetic and professional approach to organising a celebration of life reception. We are sorry to hear that your loved one has passed.

Funeral Wake Venue Bristol

The post-funeral gathering provides a significant opportunity to celebrate life and bring much-needed comfort and support. The team at Future Inn Bristol care understands that the loss of a loved one is a difficult time for relatives and friends. We offer a sensitive, sympathetic and professional approach to organising a celebration of life reception.  

Once you have said goodbye to your loved one at the traditional funeral service, funeral home, funeral directors, burial or cremation, it's time to have a funeral wake. It's time for friends and family to gather for bereavement support at the venue in Bristol.

Receptions - Food and Drink

There are six private function rooms available, accommodating up to 200 seated guests. Our events space extends across the whole top floor with some of the best views over Cabot Circus and across Bristol city centre. There's even a balcony where guests can take and share a moment. There are flexible menus and refreshment packages, from buffets to more formal meals. Packages can be tailor-made to suit any requirements. Private bar facilities are also an option for you.


Hot and Cold Buffets

Each of the event spaces offers a range of refreshment and catering opportunities, including healthy options. From teas, coffees, and pastries to lunch menus, including finger buffets or three-course dinners, our talented chefs make most of our food on-site using some of the finest local produce and ingredients. 

The team also have experience with halal and other religious requirements.

Price list from £12.50 per person

See the menus

Tea and Coffee Station

An option to have a tea and coffee station is also available. Guests will be able to help themselves to freshly brewed coffee and a selection of teas. Plus, milk, sugar and sweeteners.

Bar Facilities

Depending on your numbers, a private bar is also an option for the wake, fully manned by our staff.

The team can also offer drinks packages including champagne, prosecco, wine or buckets with bottled beers, lager, cider and soft drinks. All of which can be on the tables for when your guests arrive.

Stay the Night

For those travelling, our Bristol hotel offers a range of bedrooms to choose from which are suitable for families, couples or groups. Including accessible rooms. The large bedrooms will enable you to feel completely relaxed and at home. All bedrooms are finished with authentic Canadian furniture, soft furnishings and a bath or shower room.

With parking at Cabot Circus for £9 per night free Wi-Fi and a complimentary robe and slippers in your room. Plus, ice buckets and ice machine, tea and coffee making facilities & bottled water.

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Get in Touch

If you would like to meet to discuss your options, would like further information, would like to look around our facilities or would like to book, please get in touch with the Events Team on:

Email: meetings.bristol@futureinns.co.uk or Call: 0117 304 1010

Specialist diets and allergens

As our food is homemade in house, we can assist anyone with a special diet or allergies and intolerances. These must be pre-ordered, giving us as much notice as possible so that they can be made for you. Please mention this when booking.


Children are more than welcome to join you. An under 12's children's menu is available, and under 5's eat for free.

Terms and Conditions

All bookings are subject to our standard terms and conditions, availability and minimum numbers.


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