The Durham Banquet Hall and Conference Center

559 Bloor St W L1J 5Y6 Oshawa (Ontario) View map
1 review

Number of guests 2 to 180

Information about The Durham Banquet Hall and Conference Center

Located in Oshawa, Ontario, The Durham Banquet Hall and Conference Center is a venue that specializes in creating a fabulous setting for weddings and other special events. Owned and managed by Pelican Events and Catering Management, this venue has been creating stunning wedding celebrations in the area for more than 50 years.

Facilities and capacity

The facilities found at The Durham Banquet Hall and Conference Center include two banquet rooms. Their East Hall, which can seat up to 200 guests and their West Hall, which can seat up to 120 guests. These spaces are octagonal shaped, have panoramic windows and offer ambient lighting. Their West Hall, although smaller, also features a built in bar and provides a more intimate space. Onsite wedding ceremony is available in the opposite hall of your event if availability permits.

Services offered

They work closely with a great decorator for all your extra decor needs. They also work with the hotel to provide you with room block off quotes for all your guests! The Durham Banquet Hall and Conference Center offers couples the following services for their wedding day:

  • Set up
  • Clean up
  • Catering / Bar
  • Event rentals
  • Tables & Chairs

  • Nº of guests

    From 2 to 180

  • Maximum Capacity

    West Hall - 120 guests seated East Hall - 180 guests seated

  • Type

    Banquet hall, hotel

  • Style

    Classic

  • Event Services

    Accommodations, catering / bar, clean up, event rentals, set up

  • Reception Site Fee - Peak Season

    C$ 1,052.00

  • Plated Service (per head)

    C$ 92.00

  • Availability

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More information about The Durham Banquet Hall and Conference Center

  • What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue? As intimate as you'd like
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer? 2 Indoor
  • What kind of settings are available? Indoor
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service? Ceremony, reception, bridal shower, engagement party, rehearsal dinner
  • What catering services do you offer? Buffet, cocktail reception, dessert, family style, french service, hors d'oeuvres, outside cake, plated, server(s), stations, tastings
  • What bar services do you provide? Bartender(s), cash bar, champagne toast, house beer, house wine, house liquor, limited bar, liquor license, open bar, premium liquor, signature drink, specialty beer, specialty wine
  • What event items are available? Chair covers, dance floor, chairs, tables
  • What food and beverage items are available? Barware, china, flatware, glassware, linens
  • What transportation and access is available? Parking, wheelchair access
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue? Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season? C$ 501
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue? Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season? C$ 500
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season? C$ 500
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee? Set up, clean up, chairs, tables, parking
  • What is the average catering price per person for buffet service? C$ 82
  • What is the average catering price per person for stations? C$ 80
  • What is the average catering price per person for hors d'oeurves? C$ 26
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering? Cake cutting, server(s)
  • What is the starting price per person for bar service? C$ 34
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service? Limited bar, open bar, house beer, house wine, house liquor, bartenders

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  • Katie

    Katie, Married on 08/07/2017

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    • Quality of service:
      Excellent
    • Responsiveness:
      Excellent
    • Value:
      Excellent
    • Flexibility:
      Excellent
    • Professionalism:
      Excellent

    2017 wedding

    Such a great venue! We didn’t have a large budget and this place made us feel like we did! Loved the space and the built in bar in the west hall! We had our ceremony offsite and everything was ready for us when we got there. Thanks for a memorable evening!

    Sent on 12/03/2018

    The Durham Banquet Hall and Conference Center's reply:

    Thanks for the review Katie! It was a pleasure to work with you and your Husband! We wish you and your families all the best!

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