From special family events to business meetings, we are pleased to host a variety of celebrations and gatherings in The Laurel Room at Park Head Hotel.


Venue Hire Options


A Place to Meet

The Laurel Room is a contemporary and adaptable meeting space, with fast WiFi, complimentary stationery, unlimited tea and coffee, biscuits, fruit bowl and water.

Our flexible meeting space can be arranged in various layouts, including theatre style and boardroom style. The Laurel Room can also be prepared for an evening meal to extend your event before delegates depart.


A Place to Celebrate

Celebrate your special occasion in style in The Laurel Room. We can help you plan your event, from birthday parties, baby showers and christenings, to hen parties and anniversaries.

We offer a wide-selection of celebratory dining menus and drinks packages. Use of The Laurel Room includes all tables, chairs, linen, crockery, cutlery, cake stand, cake knife, easel and staffing.


A place to Remember

We understand that organising a reception following the loss of a loved one can be difficult, and we aim to make the process as easy as possible.

The Laurel Room offers privacy and a quiet place to reflect while sharing special memories of loved ones. Our friendly team are happy to help you plan a Celebration of Life or Funeral Wake, and we offer a range of different options.


Baby Showers

The Laurel Room at Park Head is the perfect place to host a baby shower with the opportunity for Mums-to-be to get together with their favourite people and share the excitement of an imminent new arrival!

How to Find Us

Park Head Hotel is ideally located on the outskirts of Bishop Auckland, within easy reach of Durham City and the A1. If following a SatNav, our full address is: Park Head Hotel, New Coundon, Bishop Auckland, DL14 8QB.

Parking is complimentary for all Hotel guests and visitors, and we have designated disabled parking spaces available on-site. We also have four electric-vehicle charging points available on a first-come, first-served basis.

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