Banquets at Hotel Russell
Hotel Russell is a Victorian masterpiece built in 1898; it was one of the most luxurious hotels in the city at that time. The hotels immaculate architecture was designed by Charles Fitzroy - Doll, the head architect for the world famous luxury ocean liner RMS Titanic. Today, you can still see the resemblance of the architecture in the restaurant and function rooms.
Hotel Russell is in the perfect location, within main transport links and in the heart of the city, ideal for banqueting. The hotel is pleased to provide you with a dedicated events team who are ready to manage as many or as few of the details as you’d like.
The Wharncliffe Suite can accommodate up to 600 guests for a reception and 320 for a banquet. The ballroom boasts stunning high ceilings decorated with picturesque statues and marble walls. The Wharncliffe is an exceptional banqueting space adjacent to the Woburn Suite of the same size which is the perfect space for pre- drinks dinner or disco after dinner.
The banqueting team will be by your side to determine the types of equipment you need, will take care of set-up/break-down and will ensure the room is set up to best facilitate your group and needs. The team have also developed a fine roster of trusted local suppliers that they are happy to recommend, including: florists, photographers, linens & chair cover providers. The highly experienced Chefs will work with you to develop fine menus that suit your needs and your budget – from canapés to meals for special dietary requirements. They will get to know your taste and style, and look after all the details so you don’t have to.