Idyllic Setting for the Perfect Farewell…
Finding the venue to host a wake near York can be a challenge during what is inevitably a stressful time.
However, here at the Kilnwick Percy Resort, we aim to share your load and help you arrange the perfect farewell to your loved one in an idyllic setting overlooking the Yorkshire Wolds, providing the perfect backdrop for a fitting send off and tribute to your loved ones life.
Our resort is ideally situated near both York cemetery and East Riding Crematorium to help ensure a smooth flow to the day. We also offer completely free on-site parking in our extensive car park; removing another key concern associated with celebrations of life hosted in York city centre.
Our experienced team enjoys a good working relationship with many of the areas top funeral directors, so we can pick up yet another concern from you so that you don’t have to during this stressful period. We’ll also take into consideration any dietary requirements of your guests and come up with a buffet option which will be ideal for your friends and family in attendance.
Place your trust in our understanding and compassionate team. Simply let us know your requirements and we’ll take care of the rest.
Our Private Location & Facilities
The KP Resort is set amongst extensive grounds, surrounded by beautiful tumbling countryside you will feel the privacy and peacefulness of the resort as soon as you arrive making us the ideal venue to host a wake in Yorkshire.
Not only that, our facilities are second to none with our popular function suite, The Vale of York, being home to floor to ceiling windows making for the most picturesque location in Yorkshire. Along with a private entrance and bar, plus a roof terrace it’s not hard to see why this is our most popular function suite available. Our private location ensures that you can reflect in peace with no unexpected intrusions occurring.
We have a number of standard packages available but we can always create a bespoke package tailored to your needs and requirements to ensure the celebration of life you had in mind. Simply let us know what buffet and drinks you would like, and we’ll do the rest. The layout of the room can also be changed to your requirements, with the KP Resort funeral venue featuring audio visual equipment should you wish to share a special sentimental moment with your guests.
Our venue can accommodate up to 180 guests and with many funeral wake packages available, we’re sure you’ll find the perfect one to remember your loved one that’s also within your budget.
We want the day to be as stress free as possible for you which is why our mature and experienced team will do all that they can to make the occasion runs smoothly from start to finish.
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Our Catering Options
Thanks to our on-site expert catering team we can provide food for your celebration of life with ease at The KP Resort.
We have fork and finger buffets available from £12.95 per person as well as themed menus, including a British and Italian option.
Our famous hog roast is always popular with guests too however we can also provide completely bespoke buffets and themed menus to ensure that your catering requirements are fulfilled.
As all food is prepared in house so we can cater to all dietary requirements, just be sure to let us know when booking the funeral wake. Simply let us know your requirements and we can advise you on the best menu options for your occasion.
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Stay the Night at The KP Resort
If you or your guests are travelling to mark the occasion from outside the area, then we also have accommodation options available should you wish to stay the night.
From luxurious log cabin lodges that sleep up to 8 people to woodland hotel pods which accommodate twin and double rooms, there are a variety of options to consider for both small and large groups.
All of our accommodation is impeccably decorated throughout and finished with stunning furnishings as you would expect at any resort under the ownership of Darwin Escapes. Our lodges and woodland hotel pods are equipped with self-catering options, entertainment systems and Wi-Fi access which is provided for all guests.
Please note that a minimum of a 3-night applies when you book through our website but please feel free to ask for further information when you contact us using the form below. We are occasionally able to offer discounts on group bookings staying over after wakes or celebrations of life, so please feel free to get in touch to discuss this with us.
We are also more than happy to discuss bespoke funeral wake packages, taking into account your budget and needs. Let us help share the load.
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Contact Our Team…
For more information on wakes or celebrations of life at The KP Resort, book a viewing of our funeral venue for hire or simply to ask a question, please feel free to get in touch with our sympathetic team by calling us on 01759 303090 Monday to Friday from 9.00am until 5.00pm.
Alternatively, feel free to complete the online form below and our sympathetic team will be in touch as soon as possible.