Loves Funeral

Proudly associated with Loves Funeral Directors Stafford –  “Lets walk this stretch of road together”

Wakes Venue in Staffordshire

Losing someone is never easy but we’re here to guide and support you through this difficult time.

Whether it’s a simple wake or a celebration of life, we have several suites available to create a send-off most fitting for the person who has passed.

We’ll listen to you and guide you through the process with tenderness and compassion.

Our Wake Booking Process

Step One

Initial enquiry. You can contact us by call 01785712888 ext 223 or emailing events@thechase.co.uk

Step Two

We will then invite you in for a coffee and viewing of the venue, this is where you will meet one of our experienced Event Coordinators who will sit down with you and explain in more detail our packages, suites available, and dates.

Once you have decided on your date and location we can book this for you and we will invite you back in closer to the time to go through the finer details.

Step Three

On your final meeting, we will help guide you through menu options, times, music, décor, and any other final touches to make the wake or celebration of life as perfect as possible for your loved one. Our Events team have worked hard to come up with a checklist to make sure nothing is forgotten, ensuring it is as personal as you would like it to be.

Step Four

On the day of the funeral, you will be greeted by a member of staff in the foyer who will guide you and your guests to the correct location. A tea and coffee station will be available upon arrival as well private use of either Woodlands Restaurant Bar or our Atrium Bar. The buffet will be served shortly after at a time previously chosen by you. You may choose to bring flowers or photographs on the day or beforehand.

We’ll listen to you and guide you through the process with tenderness and compassion.



Woodlands Restaurant offers an intimate and cosy experience where the outside is truly brought inside Woodlands is perfect for a smaller more intimate Wake or Celebration of Life. It can hold up to 60 guests and is only available on a Mondays & Tuesday. Woodlands Restaurant has stunning views of our golf course as well as a private terrace.



Our Atrium Suite boasts a stunning glass ceiling and will comfortably hold a larger gathering. Max – 250 People.

All our suites are located on the ground floor with plenty of free parking and disabled parking spaces, making access for the elderly and disabled a lot smoother.



The Atrium Suite is our largest and most popular room offering the most flexibility for your special event. Boasting an impressive glass ceiling and beautiful wooden beams, it has ample space to bring your event to life. The room can hold up to 200 guests, has its own private bar and direct toilet access with disabled access too.

  • Capacity for Sit down meal – 160
  • Capacity for buffet – 200


The Nines Suite is located at the top corner of the impressive club house building with 180 degree views of the course. Nines is perfect for a smaller more intimate occasion. The Suite is light and airy and surrounded by glass walls and has direct access to the terrace where your guests can enjoy hours of afternoon sunshine along with breath-taking views of Cannock Chase and the Golf Course.

  • Capacity for Sit down meal – 40
  • Capacity for buffet – 40


Woodlands Restaurant offers an intimate and cosy experience where the outside is truly brought inside to really give you the feeling of being in an actual woodland area. The restaurant has a private terrace for you and your guests to enjoy picturesque views over the Golf Course itself. Woodlans also has its own private bar and lounge area.

  • Capacity for sit down meal – 60
  • Capacity for buffet – 70


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