The Honest Lawyer Hotel

The Honest Lawyer Hotel

Situated less than two miles from Durham Crematorium, the Honest Lawyer Hotel is an ideal location in which to hold refreshments for a post funeral gathering.
Our professional and dedicated staff have had many years of experience in funeral gatherings, they appreciate that this is a difficult time and will be on hand to assist you with all your requirements.
HLWe provide a dedicated Funeral Organiser to ensure that everything runs smoothly to meet your requirements.

The Atrium

The Atrium, with its own private entrance from the car park offers an attractive space for a funeral reception with comfortable seating, traditional dining tables and cosy sofas. We are happy to provide an area, if you wish, to set up a memory board or photographs.

In relaxed and welcoming surroundings we offer a choice of buffet menus, including vegetarian options, catering for smaller, intimate parties of 15 up to larger gatherings of 100.


For those family and friends who have distances to travel the hotel has 51, well appointed, fully refurbished bedrooms, 45 of which are located in the American-motel style courtyard. Our courtyard rooms have a modern, contemporary feel and in the main building we have five four poster rooms, along with an air conditioned suite.

HLFree parking is available for all guests.

Whatever size or style of gathering you would like to hold please feel free to contact us and discuss your requirements.

HLWe offer a special discounted rate for your guests. Please ask them to call us directly quoting the funeral gathering they are attending to enable the discount to be applied. To enquire call 0191 378 3780.


Atrium leading onto the Lounge

Funeral Tea options and Menus

The Honest Lawyer Hotel
Croxdale Bridge

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Memorial Teas on 0191 378 3780
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