Fabulous Functions in the Heart of Derbyshire

No matter what the occasion, from christenings to school proms, corporate events to birthday parties, Morley Hayes offers the perfect location for a memorable celebration.  Set in beautiful parkland golf courses and the Derbyshire countryside, within easy reach of Derby and Nottingham, we offer the perfect location for your memorable celebration. 

We’re one of the most popular function venues in Derbyshire for a reason – we have a range of tastefully decorated rooms of various sizes as well as stunning outdoor settings for reception drinks, whatever the season or occasion. Special events packages are available for daytime or evening

Combine this with our expertise and Morley Hayes’s renowned facilities – our warm hospitality, wonderful chefs (who will skillfully produce anything from a finger buffet to a gourmet meal), attention to detail, the stunning setting, and of course the luxury 4* hotel for any guests who wish to stay – and you have your ideal event venue.  Our experienced team will ensure that all your needs are catered for and no detail is overlooked, leaving you free to relax and enjoy the party!  Contact the events team to arrange a viewing appointment, and you’ll see exactly what we mean.

After your celebration why not book a room in our 4 star hotel There are special hotel rates for those customers attending functions.

Special Functions
Celebrate your Special Event! No matter what the occasion, from wedding anniversaries to christenings, birthday parties to baby naming ceremonies, choosing from an Informal Finger Buffet, Traditional Afternoon Tea or a 3-course Seasonal Sunday Luncheon, Morley Hayes can suit every occasion. 

End of Season Presentations
You've had a great season! To acknowledge your sports club's success we have a variety of packages available to help you celebrate your end of season presentation evening in style.

Charity Events
Hold a special Charity Event in one of our tastefully decorated function suites.  We offer a special package available for charity fundraising dinners and luncheons in our private function rooms.  Morley Hayes is set within the rolling Derbyshire countryside within easy reach of Derby and Nottingham, and with ample free parking for your guests in this beautiful setting, you will host a memorable occasion.

School Proms Let us make your special ’end of year prom’ party a very special evening to remember where you can dance and party in style.  Packages include red carpet reception with bubble machine on arrival and much more.

Funeral Wakes 
Morley Hayes is also experienced in the swift and sensitive organisation of a Funeral Reception.  On such occasions, our picturesque location provides the perfect, tranquil setting for guests to reflect and remember loved ones.

Memorial Ceremony
A memorial ceremony at Morley Hayes allows families to experience an alternative to a church or crematorium funeral. With guidance from a local celebrant you can design a service that is exactly the way you want to say goodbye to your loved one and celebrate their life following a separate private cremation or burial.


Please contact the Events Office for further details 01332 782005 or email events@morleyhayes.com

School Proms

School Prom


Charity Events

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Special Functions

Champagne Breakfast