The Bedford Hotel is a privately-owned 19th-century Grade I listed wedding venue in Tavistock, Devon, England. This historic hotel, built on the remains of a Benedictine abbey, has been carefully and lovingly restored to its former glory. If you are looking for rare and wondrous beauty, you have certainly come to the right place. The Bedford Hotel's experienced and talented team would love to help create the perfect wedding for you.
Facilities and Capacity
The Bedford Hotel has four beautiful function rooms, all licensed for civil ceremonies and partnerships. Each room has a unique character and charm. Whether you're planning an intimate ceremony or a lavish celebration with 110 of your closest family and friends, you're sure to find the perfect setting for your wedding celebration. The Woburn Room is the hotel's main civil ceremony room, and the award-winning Gallery 26 is the hotel's principal wedding breakfast room. The latter is a lovely modern space featuring air conditioning, under-floor heating, contemporary decor, and a stunning view of Tavistock Abbey Chapel. The Tavistock Room is perfect for more intimate celebrations and can seat up to 24 guests. Its oak panelling, ornate fireplace and lovely, hand-painted ceiling recreate the elegance of a bygone era. The hotel also has 31 bedrooms, all individually styled with your comfort and convenience in mind.
The Bedford Hotel is available for exclusive use. Their civil ceremony package includes room hire, a red carpet embellished with rose petals, a white silk table cover, and a large pedestal of fresh flowers. Other packages, including comprehensive and tailored packages, are also available. The hotel can also recommend a host of talented local suppliers. Their experienced wedding coordinators will be available to provide guidance and support as you prepare for the romantic wedding of your dreams.
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Your special day, with your nearest and dearest
- hire of our Gallery 26 function suite
- Ceremony set up
- Drinks reception
- Traditional afternoon tea
- Sparkling toast
- Music from our pianist
Based on 30 guests at £44 per person.
Available Monday to Friday.
Tie the knot in style this Winter, from £2,800.
- Your civil ceremony
- Three course wedding breakfast
- Drinks package
- Honeymoon suite
based on 50 adult guests
The Bedford Hotel is your perfectly romantic wedding venue, and we'd love to show you around.
Come along to one of our Wedding Open Day - we'll show you our facilities, and you'll be able to discuss your requirements and wishes with a member of our friendly and experienced team.
No need to book - just pop in between 10am and 3pm. And if you can't make the date, don't worry - we'd be delighted to show you around any time - give us a call!
1 Plymouth Road PL19 8BB Tavistock (Devon)
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