Graduation Parties & Ceremonies

Graduation Parties & Ceremonies

The end of University and College life is a big moment for anyone. That’s why you want the occasion to be as memorable as possible.

Friends, family and fellow students all make such days great fun and something to be remembered forever.

We can help with every aspect of planning and coordinating a graduation party or ceremony, so that everyone is sure to have an incredible time.


Celebrate Prom Night in style!

Celebrate the end of exams, the end of school and the end of an era with our great Prom Packages.

We’ll help you make sure the party goes off in style, with up to 140 Prom Kings and Queens.

Let us take the strain of planning, so that the guests can get down to the serious business of partying.



What better way to celebrate the christening of a child than with friends and family in beautiful surroundings.

We can help you to plan every aspect of the happy day to ensure that it’s perfect.

Wakes, Memorials & Celebrating a Life

Wakes, Memorials & Celebrating a Life

Our highly experienced team understands that it can be difficult to face organising post-funeral arrangements for a loved one. The last thing you want to worry about is managing caterers, florists, room layouts and everything else involved with organising a gathering of this nature.

Our experienced staff at Mercure Newbury Elcot Park Hotel are here to help and can tend to your requirements with the sensitivity and professionalism you would expect.

We are here to help…

  • Experienced and understanding staff
  • Professional and sensitive approach
  • Private and respectful
  • Assistance for infirm and disabled guest if required
  • Dedicated Event Coordinator
  • Flexible food and refreshment packages
  • Our dedicated Event Coordinator will look after you and your arrangements, helping to ensure all of your specific requirements are met on the day.

Please contact our Event Coordinator to discuss your requirements and arrange a time to view the hotel’s facilities.

Bicester Village

Discover a world of luxury at Bicester Village, the ultimate shopping destination. Home to more than 160 fashion and lifestyle boutiques, Bicester Village is located in the beautiful Oxfordshire countryside, only 20 mins away from Oxford.

Find boutiques of leading British and international luxury fashion brands with savings of up to 60%* all year round, including Alexander McQueen, Armani, Bally, Coach, Fendi, Givenchy, Gucci, Marc Jacobs, Mulberry, Oscar de la Renta, Paul Smith, Saint Laurent Paris, Stella McCartney, Tod’s, Valentino and many more.

The Village offers a wide range of services to enhance your visit, including Hands-free Shopping, VIP Lounge, Valet Parking, the award-winning Bicester Visitor Centre, an onsite Tax Refund, currency exchange service, personal shopper, luggage drop and home delivery. The Village has a comprehensive multilingual concierge service and you can also earn miles and rewards with 14 airlines via Frequent Flyer programmes when you shop at Bicester Village.

Spacious boulevards, attentive service and a friendly, unhurried atmosphere combine to offer a truly unique retail experience. So much to enjoy, whether it’s browsing prestigious boutiques, or sampling fine food and drink in the Village’s cafés and restaurants.

Fawlty Towers Comedy Dining, 7:30pm, Saturday 5th October 2019

Fawlty Towers Comedy Dining, 7:30pm, Saturday 5th October 2019

Relive your favourite Fawlty Towers memories without having to travel down to Torquay. Expect a big fun night out in a friendly party atmosphere with some of the finest comedy actors in the land, professionally produced to the highest standards and with your enjoyment always at the top of the menu.

For only £39.50 per person, enjoy a delicious three course dinner with NO RIFF RAFF and no rats running lose in the kitchen! Don’t ask for the Waldorf salad though because Basil will have run out of Waldorfs!

Booking is essential. Contact our team to book your places. Please book together if you wish to be sat together.

Please note: Fawlty Towers Comedy Dining does not use scripting from the Fawlty Towers television series. The actors play out a series of original scenarios through improvisation and physical comedy and interaction in tribute to the Fawlty Towers television show.

Wedding Open Day at Mercure Newbury Elcot Park Hotel

13th October 2019 – Wedding Open Day – 12pm to 3pm

Come to our Autumn Wedding Open Day where you will have the opportunity to see our Percy Shelley Suite dressed for a wedding, meet our Wedding Coordinators and enjoy a complimentary glass of fizz and some tasty canapés.

Our Wedding Open Day will be a relaxed environment where you can visit, ask any questions, or just have a look around at your leisure.

You’ll be able to meet friendly local exhibitors offering a wide range of products and services ranging from the necessary to the unique.

With free entry and free parking, a beautiful setting with countryside views and a warm and welcoming team, you’ll have the opportunity to imagine how beautiful your wedding could be.

Only Fools & 3 Courses Comedy Dining: Christmas Special, Thursday 12th December 2019

Only Fools & 3 Courses Comedy Dining: Christmas Special, Thursday 12th December

Join Marlene and Boycie alongside Del, Rodney and Uncle Albert for an ONLY FOOLS AND HORSES mange tout Gala Dinner!

This tribute dinner, hosted by COMEDY DINING will dish up chaos and mayhem over a three course menu on 12th December at 7:30pm. Enjoy pre-party offers in the bar from 6-7pm

Expect a BIG FUN NIGHT OUT in a friendly party atmosphere with some of the finest comedy actors in the land, professionally produced to the highest standards with your entertainment at the top of the menu.

Tickets from only £39.50 per person, includes a three course meal and disco until late. Cushty.

Booking is essential you plonker.