Functions, Events & Party Packages

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  • We have a wide selection of party packages, set menus, finger & fork buffets as well as BBQ menus suitable for almost any occasions. Should you not find what you are looking for then please do contact us and we'd be happy to create a menu to suit you and your budget . Check out our Party Packages for 2018/19!

    During the year we hold a number of events ranging from annual days such as Mothers Day or Valentines through to Christmas and New Year Parties. We also have Murder Mystery Dinners/weekends, Only Fools & 3 Courses, Addams Family. Contact Mel in Events for further information or to discuss availability 01708 860222 or email:
  • Murder Mystery - You become the detective and solve the crime! A brilliant evening with entertainment by professional actors & a delicious 3 course dinner to feed the little grey cells
  • Only Fools & 3 Course - Delboy, Rodders and the gang are back! Will they be able to behave? Sit down to a 3 course dinner & hope that you won't be next to Uncle 'during the war' Albert
  • Dinner Disco Nights - Come and enjoy a great night out that won't break the bank with family, friends, colleagues at our Friday night disco with a scrumptious 3 course meal
  • Fawlty Towers Tribute - Basil & Sybil do their very best to look after the guests - the only way they know how. Chaos & mayhem will be served in large portions!

Please download a copy of our current Functions Brochure & Menus & our Function Tariff.

The Thurrock Hotel is a fantastic venue for holding an event in Essex. If you have any annual event or special celebration, family gathering then we have a range of function rooms,from the lovely Garden Room, with French windows onto a patio overlooking the courtyard garden which can hold up to 140 people to The Belmont Suite, suitable for smaller weddings of up to 100 guests. Don't just take our word for it, see what Hayley Munday from Essex had to say...

"I just want to thank you for such a fantastic evening and stay. It's very rare that i ever decide to do something for me that i really want to do but decided on my 40th i didn't want a party and to fill a hall with people that i only see once in a blue moon or just to make up numbers.

I decided a dinner dance would be much better so people can sit, relax and chat before the dancing begun. After meeting with Mel and she suggesting the dinner dance with my own suite i was thrilled this meant that i could really have it how i wanted right down to every detail!

You and your staff made that extremely easy!! Months of conversation and questions with yourself Faith and you got back to me efficiently and things were dealt with. Never arranging such an event before you were extremely helpful and a pleasure to deal with.

We were very lucky to incorporate the evening with an overnight stay which was great and i was surprised how many people joined us i think mainly because the price was so reasonable! Your reception staff were very friendly and helpful. Organising the food with last minute changes and people unable to come could've caused a problem but it really wasn't! Callum and his team were there on hand to put everything right and even helped with the tables. They were efficient but by no means intrusive!

Kirsty was great in the evening, not having been around beforehand to know what had been arranged she swiftly changed things as they arose and always checked in with me before doing anything.

£25 for a 3 course meal isn't much these days and i wasn't sure what to expect but you completely exceeded my expectations. The food was great! Breakfast too!

Our DJ Ryan was amazing, each time i looked around the room i saw everyone on their feet having the best time and everyone commented on how good the music was. I had a chat with Ryan beforehand and he did exactly what i asked and more he judged the crowd 100% and everyone had the best time!!

So, in a nutshell Faith, i had the most fantastic birthday with my nearest and dearest with memories that will last a lifetime all thanks to everyone at the Thurrock Hotel! A massive thanks you to you all!"

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