Private dining & special occasions

Special birthdays

Weetwood Hall has helped hundreds of families and friends celebrate special birthdays and occasions in style. Whether you are planning an 18th, 40th, 60th or even 100th birthday celebration in Leeds, we can help you mark the occasion with a special event tailored to your individual requirements, even on a small budget.

Contact Weetwood Hall today to discuss all your celebration requirements for a special birthday in Leeds.

Naming ceremonies

If you would like to celebrate the birth of your child but don’t want to have a christening, a naming ceremony can be the perfect option. A naming day is a joyful and unique occasion that provides an opportunity for friends and family to get together and celebrate the birth of a child.

Weetwood Hall in Leeds is the perfect location to give this special gathering the individual magic touch that this unique event warrants. Our dedicated events team will make it their priority to ensure your naming ceremony is as special as the baby it is naming, working with you to plan and tailor the day to your specific requirements.

To enquire about hosting a naming ceremony at Weetwood Hall and discover the possibilities we can offer at our unique independent venue, contact our events team today.


Anniversaries should be celebrated and remembered. The beautiful 17th century manor house setting of Weetwood Hall in Leeds, with its acres of landscaped gardens, provides the perfect backdrop for an anniversary party.

Our experienced events team who will be looking after your anniversary event allows you to focus your efforts on the little finishing touches that will make your event memorable and unique.

Situated just a stone’s throw from Leeds in the leafy suburb of Headingley, Weetwood Hall has excellent transport links, an abundance of free parking, and overnight accommodation offering complete convenience for you and your guests.

Whatever anniversary you are celebrating, our events team can help you plan and enjoy an anniversary celebration that will never be forgotten.

Contact us today to discuss all your anniversary celebration requirements at Weetwood Hall.


Our stylish, comfortable and conveniently-located hotel is the perfect venue to host a christening. Celebrate your baby or child’s special day in style and take the stress and time out of organising it, by letting Weetwood Hall make the arrangements for you.

Our magical venue is perfect for anyone organising a christening on a budget. Weetwood Hall is just minutes from Leeds city centre, with ample free parking, excellent transport links and overnight accommodation onsite, making us a popular venue for family celebrations.

Give your child’s christening the magic touch it deserves and contact Weetwood Hall to discuss arranging your christening event in Leeds within the beautiful confines of our 17th century manor house and hotel, events venue and beautifully landscaped gardens.

Retirement parties

Give your retirement party the grandeur and glamour it deserves by celebrating this very special event at Weetwood Hall in Leeds. Here at Weetwood Hall we appreciate that no two retirements are the same and consequently we arrange memorable parties, tailored for your individual tastes, requirements and aims.

Celebrate a valued member of staff’s services with your company in style by hosting a leaving lunch or dinner within the stylish and relaxing venue of Weetwood Hall, on the outskirts of Leeds. Get in touch with our team to give that employee the send-off he or she deserves.

Baby showers

Baby showers are the perfect opportunity for friends and families to get together and spoil and celebrate the mum-to-be. Our great value menus mean you can arrange a special baby shower event, even on a budget.

Our location in Headingley, just a stone’s throw from Leeds city centre, with ample free parking and excellent transport links, means Weetwood Hall is the ideal venue for a baby shower in Leeds that the expectant mum and all her family and friends will remember in many years to come.

Let our events team work their magic in helping you plan a memorable baby shower that caters for the individual mum-to-be and all her guests. Get in contact with Weetwood Hall in Leeds today.

The Yorkshire Dales

Yorkshire Dales

The Yorkshire Dales

If escaping to the great outdoors and exploring the region’s unique countryside is part of your trip, then you simply must visit the Yorkshire Dales.

The Yorkshire Dales is an upland region of the Pennines, which spread from the market towns of Ilkley, Harrogate, Skipton and Settle in North Yorkshire, to the southern dales of Airedale, Malhamdale, Ribblesdale, Nidderdale and Wharfedale. The area boasts outstanding natural scenery, a rich cultural heritage and two protected areas – the Yorkshire Dales National Park and the Nidderdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

For outdoor pursuit enthusiasts this breath-taking region of Yorkshire is made for activities such as walking, cycling, rock climbing, mountain biking, horse riding, birdwatching and paragliding.

Guide to visiting the Yorkshire Dales

Harewood House

Harewood House

Harewood House

Weetwood Hall Visitors looking to discover more about Yorkshire’s unique heritage will find one of the region’s finest country estates just a short drive away. Harewood House, one of the Treasure Houses of England, is nestled in the heart of Yorkshire and surrounded by some of the county’s finest countryside. This spectacular stately home was built in the 18th century by John Carr for Edwin Lascelles. It is home to a comprehensive art collection, and boasts regular exhibitions of contemporary art. This extraordinary mansion is set within 100 acres of exquisite gardens, including a well-known bird garden that never fails to thrill visitors of all ages.

Being located in the village of Harewood not far from Leeds, guests staying at Weetwood Hall are just a stone’s throw from the magnificent Harewood House.

Visiting Harewood House

First Direct Arena

First Direct Arena

First Direct Arena

Are you visiting Leeds to see live music and sports events and looking for hotels near Leeds Arena? Hotels in Leeds city centre can be noisy and often lack parking. Our Leeds Hotel at Weetwood Hall offers the perfect balance of quick and easy access to Leeds city centre and the First Direct Arena, but with ample free parking and a much quieter more relaxing overnight stay.

With a capacity of 13,500 the First Direct Arena is Leeds’ largest entertainment venue, hosting major live music, entertainment, comedy and sporting events. Each year, the First Direct Arena plays host to some of the biggest names in entertainment with the likes of Bruce Springsteen, Sir Elton John, Prince and Queen performing at this state-of-the-art arena.

Possessing a unique “super theatre” style configuration designed to enhance the personal viewing experience, it’s not surprising the First Direct Arena earned the accolade of being voted Best New Venue in the World 2014 at the Stadium Business Awards.

Upcoming events at First Direct Arena

Trinity Leeds

Trinity Leeds

Trinity Leeds

If you’re looking for some retail therapy during your stay at our Weetwood Hall Leeds hotel, then head to Trinity Leeds, the city’s biggest shopping centre. Trinity Leeds comprises 120 international brands all under one roof. With globally-recognised shops, bars, restaurants and even a cinema in the heart of Leeds city centre, you can ‘shop till you drop’ at Trinity Leeds, before returning to the relaxing surroundings of Weetwood Hall.

Trinity Leeds visitor information

And that’s just for starters… With arts, family attractions, delicious local cuisine, thriving markets and much, much more, there’s plenty more to do for everyone when staying at Weetwood Hall in Headingley.