Solemn Occasions
At Mackays Hotel in Wick, we have a heartfelt tradition of supporting our guests during times of loss, when bidding farewell is all that matters. When you choose to hold an after-funeral reception, wake, or memorial service with us, rest assured that we will honor the day with the utmost dignity and respect.

After-funeral reception and Mackays Hotel

Supporting and providing comfort with our after-funeral receptions here at Mackays Hotel in Wick.

On behalf of everyone at Mackay’s Hotel in Wick, we extend our deepest sympathies for your loss. Please accept our heartfelt condolences as you and your family navigate through this challenging period.

At Mackays Hotel in Wick, we understand the importance of providing support during difficult times when all you want to do is say goodbye. With our longstanding tradition of caring for guests, we offer a space of dignity and respect for after-funeral receptions, wakes or memorial services. You can count on us to assist you in honouring your loved one’s memory, providing comfort to family and friends through nourishing meals, warm cups of tea and a calm environment for reflection and remembrance. Let us help you say goodbye with care and compassion.

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Solemn events for saying goodbye

Hosting a funeral tea or memorial service at Mackays Hotel means leaving all the work in our hands. We’ll take care of your guests and make sure you have plenty of time to chat and reminisce. High-quality food will be made in our kitchen. We are conveniently located in Wick with free on-street parking. Our aim is to make the day as stress-free as possible, whilst giving you the dignified event you need. Join us after a service or funeral in Scotland for a chance to meet friends and family and remember your loved one. Please call us directly at 01955 602323 to make your arrangements.


Really enjoyed my stay at Mackays Hotel, all the staff are very friendly and welcoming. Quality of food and service great with a good selection to choose from Room was a decent size and modern. Will be back again during my next visit

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Come and visit before your reception

If you’d like to visit Mackays Hotel in Wick ahead of time to tour our reception facilities, we would be more than happy to accommodate you. We understand the significance of ensuring everything is just right for occasions like these. With our extensive experience in hosting such events, please rest assured that booking with us guarantees a professional and respectful gathering that honours your expectations and the memory of your loved one. Please call us directly at 01955 602323 to arrange a tour.

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Helpful and thoughtful throughout to support you in remembering someone special

During this challenging time, we understand the importance of finding a suitable venue for a solemn event like an after-funeral reception, wake or memorial. We recognise that it’s not an easy task and that’s why our team at Mackays Hotel in Wick is here to support you every step of the way.

If you would like to visit our hotel in advance to view our reception facilities, please call us directly at 01955 602323 to arrange a tour. Alternatively, you can reach out to us via email by filling out our contact form.

Our dedicated staff are committed to providing helpful and thoughtful assistance throughout the planning process. Even if you’re looking for a venue at short notice, please don’t hesitate to contact us, as we often have availability to accommodate your needs. Our goal is to ease the burden on your shoulders and ensure a dignified and respectful gathering. Reach out to us at your earliest convenience, and we’ll work together to organize a meaningful and heartfelt event that honours your loved one’s memory.