Craigs Royal Hotel

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Ballarat East, Ballarat


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  • What is the starting site fee for the wedding ceremony? $1000-2000
  • What is the starting site fee for the wedding reception? $1000-2000
  • What is the min wedding price per person? $80-100


  • What is the max guest capacity for a ceremony? 100-120
  • What is the max guest capacity for a reception? 100-120


  • What style is your venue? Affordable, Contemporary, Luxury
  • What kind of scenery is your venue set in? Inner City
  • What kind of reception types does the venue offer? Cocktail
  • What type of settings does your venue feature? Indoors&Outdoors
  • Which types of catering options do you offer? In-house catering
  • What kind of services, facilities and amenities do you offer? Accommodations, Alcohol, AV system, Bar services, Dance Floor, Parking, Pet-friendly, Wedding Planner / Coordinator, Wheelchair Access, WİFİ, Audio Equipment, Cake Cutting, Centrepieces, Chairs, Chair Covers, Cooling System, Heating System, Linens, Tables, Decoration, Photos


  • What catering services does your venue provide? Buffet, Cocktail Reception, Hors d'oeuvres, Plated


  • Is there a fixed-menu option? Yes
  • What kind of events does the venue carry out? Ceremony, Reception, Engagement Party, Elopements
  • Does the venue provide an accommodation service? Yes
  • What is the accommodation capacity? 0-50
  • Can more than one wedding be held at the same time? No
  • Is there a smoking area? No
  • Is bringing a wedding cake allowed? Yes
  • Are pets allowed at the venue? Yes
  • Can the venue be reserved for a booking date? Yes

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Placed in the historic city of Ballarat, Craig’s Royal Hotel is a popular 4-star Wedding venue built back in the gold-rush era. Craigs Royal Hotel is a winner of Editor’s Choice Awards at 2018 wedding diaries. Inaugurated in 1853, the hotel has a long history of 150 years in hosting numerous royalties and celebrities. Its aesthesis and grandeur make it perfect for high-end corporate meetings, dining, and hosting wedding ceremonies.
Facilities and Capacity
The four halls if Craigs Royal Hotel Ballarat is named:
● The Grand Dining Hall can accommodate 110 guests and a dance floor quickly. It features stunning 19th-century Victorian architecture.
● The Prince’s Room is perfect for hosting sophisticated and royal-themed wedding functions or cocktails.
● The Reading Room is ideal for hosting family dinners or get together after completing the main ceremony. It opens into a beautiful balcony space.
● The Bluestone Cellar is suitable for private dinners or wine nights.
● Enjoy your pre-reception drinks and break at the bluestone cellar, which is placed below the hotel and features a rustic and classy look.
With incredible bridal suites and sumptuousness guest accommodation, you can have ample opportunities for taking amazing photos.
● The venue provides a Function Manager to all the couples to look over the arrangements and décor.
● Craigs Royal Hotel Ballarat has partnered with many wedding essentials suppliers.
The high-end, antique, and classic appearance of the venue makes it perfect for organizing a regal and luxurious wedding. The ceilings are adorned with grand chandeliers and Victorian lights that compliment the overall look of the venue. For main hall decoration, the tables can be decorated with striking metal and floral centrepieces.
In-House Catering
● Craigs Royal Hotel Menu caters to both cocktail style and formal dinners with friends and family.
● The professional Chefs bring together regional flavours on the plate for your guests.
● You can complete the ceremony with a toast, using an outstanding wine from Craig's cellar.
● The venue provides lodging services for wedding guests and the Bridal party.
● They have 41 guest bedrooms.
● They also offer a Complimentary Suite for the Couple.
Craig's Royal Hotel is an exclusive, luxurious, and historic wedding venue for the couples. Avoid disappointment and reach out to prefer timeless classic style at Craig's Royal Hotel to start your planning. To get price quotes and already plan for your wedding anniversary, visit the Craig's Royal Hotel website for contacts to make inquiries. Inquiries are quickly attended.


Craigs Royal Hotel

  • Address: 10 Lydiard St S, Ballarat East VIC 3350

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  • How much does a wedding cost in Craigs Royal Hotel?

    Craigs Royal Hotel minimum wedding prices range from $80-100 per person.

  • What is the guest capacity of Craigs Royal Hotel?

    Craigs Royal Hotel has a maximum capacity of 100-120 people for a dinner wedding and a maximum capacity of 100-120 people for a cocktail wedding.

  • What kind of services and facilities are offered in Craigs Royal Hotel?

    Craigs Royal Hotel provides events such as av system, chair covers, chairs, wedding planner / coordinator, bar services, dance floor, cooling system, wi̇fi̇, accommodations, tables, linens, photos, audio equipment, pet-friendly, cake cutting, alcohol, heating system, centrepieces, wheelchair access, decoration and parking.

  • What kind of events does the Craigs Royal Hotel carry out?

    Apart from weddings, Craigs Royal Hotel provides services such as elopements, ceremony, engagement party and reception.

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