When planning your wedding day, you may want to consider a unique venue that you and your guests will remember for a lifetime – that’s why we work closely with Sami Tipi to provide an unforgettable experience on your special day! At The Boars Head, we pride ourselves on our fantastic service and our years of wedding experience, allowing you a stress-free experience to enjoy the celebration.    Our venue boasts a 2.5-acre exclusive field, a beautiful hotel with up to 23 rooms and plenty of parking for your guests. When you book an initial consultation with us, our wedding coordinator, Gabrielle, will give you a tour of the venue and discuss what you’re expecting on the day (such as guest numbers). If you’ve already decided on a date and would like to book a Tipi, always check with Sami Tipi to ensure they have availability for your chosen date.    If you’re looking for an extraordinary way to celebrate your wedding day in style, contact us today for more information or to book a consultation. Our team will be happy to talk you through the details!

Tipi Wedding Venue Pricing

Combined with the beautiful Derbyshire countryside, tipis can offer you a stunning venue come rain or shine. We have a variety of options available as part of your hire and our wedding coordinator can talk you through your options during your initial consultation:

2024 2025
Land and Bar

Bar staff from arrival drinks to 11:45pm

£1,900 £2,050
Land, Bar and Accommodation

2 nights Bed & Breakfast for 15 rooms (any 2 consecutive nights)

£4,200 £4,450
Land, Bar and Exclusive Hotel

2 nights Bed & Breakfast for all 23 rooms (any 2 consecutive nights)

£5,500 £5,850

Tipi Wedding Venue Extras 

We want your day to be the most special and memorable day of your life – which is why we don’t just offer the land and bar hire, we offer accommodation as well. We offer a range of ‘Little Touches’ that you can choose from to ensure you get the most out of the day:

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Camping Fee

Per tent per night

£10 £13
Hay Bale £5 £6
Rubbish Removal £65 £75
Helipad £100 £120
Post Box £25 £35
Cake Stand & Knife £25 £35
Table Linen

Per table

£6.50 £7.50
High Chair £5 £6
Pre Wedding Meal

Please ask for details on pricing

£25 £28

What is included at The Bar with tipi hire?

All of our pricing includes hire of The Bar, where you can purchase an extensive selection of drinks for you and your guests. When you hire The Bar you will also receive:

  • Trained bar staff on your arrival
  • Refrigeration for all of the drinks
  • A choice of two draft beverages
  • Full bar glassware
  • Ice, fruit and herb garnish
  • Your choice of five spirits
  • Soft drinks and mixers
  • Cash and card payments accepted
  • Pub prices for you and your guests.

We also offer a range of packages for your drinks, so you have a choice of both alcoholic and soft drinks – there’s something for everyone! Our drink options can be found within our downloadable brochure (all prices are for 2024, unless stated otherwise). Our packages include:

The Bar

What’s Included? Price
  • Arrival drink x1 (a choice of two menu items)
  • 1/3 bottle wine (house)
  • Iced water jugs
  • Prosecco Toast drink
  • (£2 supplement for premium table wine)
£16.50 PP
  • Arrival drink x 1 (your choice of two from the menu)
  • 1/2 bottle premium wine
  • Still & sparkling bottled water
  • Prosecco Toast drink
£19.50 PP
  • Arrival drink x 1 (your choice of two from the menu)
  • 1/2 bottle premium wine
  • Still & sparkling bottled water
  • Champagne Toast drink
£24.50 PP
Ultimate Bottomless
  • Unlimited arrival, table & toast drinks
£65 PP
Soft Drinks
  • Welcome Drink – One soft drink
  • Drink for the Table – One soft drink
  • Toast – One soft drink
£12.15 PP

Buckets of Fun

This package includes buckets filled with ice that contain 2 of your choice bottles per bucket – perfect to place in the middle of the tables for your guests to enjoy!

What’s Included? Price
Beer Buckets
  • Corona
  • Peroni
  • Desperado
  • Poretti
  • Moretti
  • Budweiser
  • Brewdog Punk IPA
  • San Miguel 0%
£38 Per Bucket
Shake Baby
  • Raspberry Mojito
  • Passion Fruit Martini
  • Strawberry Daiquiri
  • Watermelon Daiquiri
  • Tropical Daiquiri
£38 Per Bucket
Soft Drinks
  • 7up
  • Pepsi
  • Diet Pepsi
  • San Pellegrino Lemonade
  • San Pellegrino Aranciata
£23 Per Bucket

Something Different

What’s Included? Price
Take a Shot We Tied the Knot
  • Sambuca (black or white)
  • Tequila
  • Tequila rose
  • Jagermeister
  • Vodka
  • Spiced rum
  • Lemoncello
£4 PP
His & Hers Cocktails
  • Espresso martini
  • Pornstar martini
  • Pimms
  • Aperol spritz
  • Raspberry Prosecco Bellini
  • Classic Gin Tom Collins
£8.50 PP
Pimp Your Prosecco
  • Add to your glass of prosecco
  • Choose 3 from:
  • Elderflower Cordial
  • Blood Orange Cordial
  • Fresh Fruit
  • Peach Purée
£7.50 PP

Can I book accommodation for my wedding?

Absolutely! If you would like somewhere for you and your guests to stay over after the wedding, we can provide you with hotel accommodation depending on your requirements – we offer 2 consecutive nights with Bed and Breakfast for 15 rooms or all 23 of our rooms for larger parties. We can discuss your requirements for accommodation when you book your free consultation.

Book your tipi wedding venue today

We are looking forward to welcoming you to The Boars Head in Derby! Create unforgettable memories on your wedding day and choose Tipi wedding hire to start your new life together. All of the information here can be found in our downloadable brochure, but if you’d like more information or would like a tour of the premises to make a decision, contact us today and we’d be happy to discuss your requirements for your big day or arrange a tour! With so many things to do in Derby and renowned for our outstanding food and drink, The Boars Head is truly the best place to celebrate your special day!

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Allergens and Intolerance

This website is to be used as a a best faith effort to inform you of our allergen and intolerance policy,  and may not be 100% accurate, or may be out of date at the time of reading, you should always advise your server on any dietary requirements, including intolerance & allergies. All our dishes are prepared in our kitchens where allergens are present. We therefore cannot guarantee that all our dishes are free from traces of allergens.

You must assess your own level of risk, based on your personal circumstances before consuming any of our food or drink.