Celebration of life

Celebration of Life at The Barns Hotel 

Where better to celebrate a life than at the beautiful setting of Barns Hotel?

We have a number of flexible rooms including our stunning 13th Century Tithe Barn, Wineglass Restaurant or our Riverside Terrace with peaceful river views. We offer a variety of menus to suit all tastes and cater for all dietary requirements and we include complimentary room hire for all celebration of life bookings.
Let our dedicated team assist you with the planning of your loved one’s funeral and tailor the celebration of life to their wishes.
Please find some menu ideas below.  If you would like a bespoke offering then just ask and we will do our best to ensure we fulfil your requirements and make sure every moment is just how you want it.

Afternoon Tea £17.50 per person

  • Chicken salad on white bread
  • Egg and Cress mayonnaise sandwich on brown bread
  • Cold Ham and wholegrain mustard on brown bread
  • Cold Beef and Horseradish on white bread
  • Tuna, cucumber and mayo on brown bread
  • Cheddar cheese and chutney on white bread
  • Sultana and plain scones, strawberry jam and clotted cream
  • Lemon drizzle cake
  • Victoria sponge
  • Chocolate brownie
  • Tea & Coffee


Hot Finger Buffet £19.95 per person

  • Selection of filled rolls, wraps and bloomer sandwiches
  • Mini Cheeseburgers
  • Piri-piri chicken wings
  • Fish Goujons with tartare sauce
  • Breaded halloumi bites
  • Selection of Mini Cakes
  • Tea & Coffee

The Ultimate Selection £23.00 per person

  • Selection of open sandwiches
  • Mini cheese burgers
  • Sausage and red onion turnovers
  • Chicken and chorizo skewers
  • Panko breaded prawns
  • Smoked salmon and cream cheese blini
  • Mushroom and stilton arrancini
  • Bhajis, samosas and mango chutney
  • Crudites & Dips
  • Selection of Mini Cakes
  • Tea & Coffee

For more information please call our team on 01234 270044 or email events@barnshotelbedford.co.uk