The Venue Ashbourne

Wyaston Road





The Venue Ashbourne

Superb Food, Stunning Views and Standout Service

The perfect Location for your special event


The Venue Ashbourne is conveniently situated on the Derbyshire / Staffordshire border making us the perfect location for your wedding, function or special event.


We're are on the doorstep of:


Derby Belper Matlock Leek


Wirksworth Bakewell Buxton


Sudbury Uttoxeter Stoke-on-Trent


Burton Upon Trent Church Broughton


Mayfield Osmaston Carsington


Rocester Stone Alton


Tissington Fenny Bentley Mackworth


The Venue Ashbourne is proud to have a dedicated catering team headed up by our head chef Tim. With his skills, experience, expertise and dedication we are pleased to be able to offer a huge range of delicious menus and buffet options for your function. We are also happy to tailor-make a menu to suit your needs and match your personality, truely making your event uniquely bespoke. You can rest assured knowing we have an outstanding 5* Food Hygiene rating.




"I've had 2 parties with you - wonderful nights with great food and you are fab hosts"

Elaine - Oct 2015


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"You both work so hard to make everybody's day special! Glad that I had my wedding day at The Venue, wouldn't have had it any other way"

Sam - 2014


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"Thank you so much. It has been everything we could have wanted and so much more"

Groom - May 2015


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"You have made us feel so welcome. We have had a lovely time, thank you"

Guest - May 2015


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"We both had the most perfect wedding day. Everything was fantastic, it all went so smoothly. Everyone said the food was fab!"

Steph - April 2016


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"I can't thank these guys enough! They made my wedding day complete, the room, food, and staff were amazing"

Maxine - March 2016


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"Brilliant place with stunning views and friendly staff"

Guest - Oct 2015


The Venue Ashbourne is the perfect place to hold your function. Our attractive 'blank canvas' room provides you with a whole host of options for decorating your event. Feel free to add personal touches to create a backdrop setting for your event or allow us to provide carefully chosen event decoration to make your function memorable.

Our main function room and adjacent buffet or meeting room are perfect for wedding ceremonies, receptions, family gatherings, parties, fund-raising events, training courses and conferences to name but a few.


The rooms are hired out on an hourly basis (minimum of 3 hours hire), are affordable and competitive.

* when using our in house catering for more than 50 guests

Current All Day Wedding Offer

All food is cooked and prepared to the highest standard. We pride ourselves in serving home-cooked meals substancial enough for big appetites to ensure everyone leaves satisfied and yearning to return.

Room hire rates


Please note:

  • minimum of 3 hours hire
  • bar open inclusive in hire price up until 11.30pm
  • terms and conditions apply to all bookings


Main hall and buffet room when using our in-house catering for 50+ guests

Main hall and buffet room without in-house catering

Main room only



Bar extension up until 1am




£15 per hour

£25 per hour

£20 per hour


2017 and 2018

£17.50 per hour

£30 per hour

£25 per hour


Room Hire and Catering Offer

Celebrate your special occasion with us!

Whether it's a wedding, wake, party or just sitting down to enjoy a Sunday roast with your extended family, you can't beat the view from The Venue Ashbourne.



Our panoramic windows provide the perfect opportunity to admire the Derbyshire and Staffordshire countryside looking out over the rolling hills towards Thorpe Cloud whilst tucking into our chef's homemade delights.



This makes The Venue Ashbourne the perfect setting for any occasion and of course the perfect backdrop for your wedding photographs.



Weddings are our speciality here at The Venue Ashbourne and our dedicated team prides itself on tailor-making a bespoke wedding package to meet all of your requirements for your special day, not forgetting the convenience of having a wedding license ensuring your day is seamless and hassle-free.


Wedding Venue


Wedding Ceremonies


Wedding Receptions


Civil Ceremonies


Event Decoration


Party Venue


Christening Venue


Children's Parties


Funeral Wakes


Humanist Funerals


Charity Events


Training Courses




Meeting Room



Retirement Parties


Family Celebrations


Wedding Anniversaries


Pre-booked Afternoon Teas


Annual Presentations


Pre-booked Sunday Lunches


Fundraising Events

Outside Catering


Group Bookings


Christmas Parties


Corporate Events


Themed Nights


Support Groups


Fitness Classes

Slimming World


Baby Sensory


Ashbourne Stroke Club


Ashbourne Tractor Club


Ashbourne Bowls Club


Art Classes


Training Room

Contact Toni and Tim


The Venue Ashbourne


via phone: 07846029771


via email: