Awards Dinner

Hold your awards celebration in the magnificent surroundings of an exclusive stately home

An awards dinner calls for an exclusive venue. With the stunning surroundings of the only stately home in Merseyside, Knowsley Hall provides the perfect backdrop for awards celebration. As you enter the private grounds of the Knowsley Estate, enjoy a relaxing stroll around the beautiful manicured gardens before an evening of fine food and wine.

The Venue

Parts of Knowsley Hall date back to the 1500s, making this historical venue full of charm. Your guests will be delighted by the eclectic interior and exterior facades, with Georgian, Jacobean, Baroque and Victorian influences. With exquisite decor around every corner, we will transport you through history on your evening of celebration. We offer a unique 5* service in a private setting which is brimming with history, luxury and elegance.

Combining stunning architecture with vast tranquil gardens, Knowsley Hall is an unforgettable venue to host your awards dinner. We’ve been welcoming guests for over 500 years so have plenty of experience in hosting regal events that will make your guests feel like royalty.

A stunning gold decor room set for a glamourous birthday party at Knowsley Hall

Group Sizes

With a wealth of experience, we can create the perfect awards evening and always go the extra mile to cater to your every need. Seating up to 132 guests, our exclusive dining room provides plenty of space for all of your guests. However, if you are hosting a smaller awards ceremony, we can create a more intimate setting with the same lavish feeling of grandeur.

Our decor is grand and luxurious, providing the deluxe setting your guests deserve for your awards evening. The Stucco Ballroom has a bright, airy feeling with an impressive ceiling design.This space is ideal for intimate awards dinners in our exclusive stately home.

Alternatively, The State Dining Room is both grand and magnificent, making your attendees feel like royalty. Exuding opulence, the walls of The State Dining Room are adorned with previous Earls and Countesses from the past, making this room an exemplary motivational space for your awards evening. Your awards dinner at Knowsley Hall is guaranteed to be a celebration to remember.

A huge dining room set for an awards dinner at Knowsley Hall with tables, chair, silver candelabras

The Food

Our seasonal menu is expertly designed by the Head Chef to the Knowsley Estate and showcases a host of local ingredients. During the spring and summer months, our menu celebrates crisp, light flavours while our autumn and winter menu plays host to deep, comforting flavours and we promise to make the most out of the best ingredients of the season.

Serving up extensive menus, we guarantee there will be something for everyone. Offering plant-based and vegetarian options as well as a range of meat and seafood dishes, there is something to suit every dietary requirement. And, we won’t stop there. If there is anyone within your party who has any additional dietary needs, we are happy to provide a sample of our allergen information upon request so everyone can enjoy their meal safely.

If you want to add some extra sparkle to your dishes to celebrate your award winners, you can request to talk to our chef before your event to add some exciting touches. Paying close attention to detail and respecting every ingredient, your awards dinner at Knowsley Hall is sure to be a culinary delight.

You can’t host an awards ceremony without the right equipment. We work with several vendors who can ensure every technical aspect of your event is covered from start to finish. Whether you want any specific lighting, projections, a DJ booth or live entertainment later in the evening, our events team can recommend some excellent entertainment to ensure your evening runs as smoothly as possible.

So, when you are planning your next awards dinner, Knowsley Hall is fully equipped to wow your guests and provide the perfect backdrop for a night to remember. Our staff will cater to your every need and ensure every technical aspect of your evening runs as smoothly as possible and your guests enjoy an enthralling evening of fine dining and superb entertainment.

To find out more about awards dinners at Knowsley Hall, contact us now on 0151 489 4827 or email us at Our dedicated events team will be more than happy to answer any questions you may have and help you to plan the perfect private dinner.

A list of allergens for all our menus is available upon request.

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