South Devon Wedding Venues


We have had the honour of working at a numbe rof fabulous wedding venues across Torbay, Teignbridge, Exeter and Plymouth localities. Ranging from rustic barns to magnificant country estates, we've enjoyed being a part of wedding planning of all shapes and sizes. Small intimate ceremonies to grand marquees - we are proud of the portfolio we have built and hope you enjoy browsing some of our work. 

We often meet couples who are struggling to find the perfect wedding venue. Below is a list of some of the most popular venues that we cover.  New venues are regularly added too. Each hotel includes their introduction so that you can browse through at your leisure and all in one place!

If you'd like to see more of our work at a particular venue, we welcome you to a wedding consultation where we can pull out lots of photos of previous work at your chosen wedding venue. 


The Berry Head Hotel in Brixham, South Devon, is set in a superb waterside position enjoying spectacular views of the English Riviera.

Surrounded by six acres of grounds in the seclusion of the Berry Head Country Park, yet only a short walk from the picturesque fishing port of Brixham.

This elegant 3 star South Devon Hotel has a range of facilities to cater for conferences as well as Weddings and private functions.


Situated in the historic village of Churston Ferrers close to Brixham and Paignton, Churston Manor is set in 2 acres of beautiful countryside, and offers an idyllic retreat from the stresses of busy lives.

This country house hotel, restaurant and bar provides contemporary standards of service whilst retaining the unique atmosphere of an ancient manor house.

For your wedding in Devon, Churston Manor is one of the most romantic venues possible. If you are marrying in church, we are immediately next door to Churston Parish Church. If you are having a civil ceremony, two of our magnificent rooms are licensed to hold weddings and we have everything you need for your reception.

Churston Manor's beautifully gardens and lawns offers the perfect backdrop for memorable pictures and a casual setting for a pre-dinner wedding reception.

For the ultimate stay the wedding couple can book one of our suites with a huge four poster bed and adjoining bathroom.


Situated on a promontory dividing the two sandy beaches of Paignton and Preston, the Redcliffe boasts a 400 metre water frontage, at sea level, in the very centre of the outstandingly beautiful Torbay, otherwise known as ‘The English Riviera’. Sea views, from elegant Torquay on one side to the quaint fishing port of Brixham on the other, can be enjoyed from all public rooms, many of the bedrooms and from our large seafront sun terrace.

Our seafront location is unrivalled and our three attractive function rooms all enjoy panoramic views across beautiful Tor Bay. Catering from 10 to 150 people, we offer a good range of menus and wines at competitive prices, friendly and efficient service, excellent accommodation and ample free parking in the grounds.


Epitomising the classic charm of The English Riviera, The Livermead House is one of the most enjoyable places to stay in Torquay. Imagine majestic coastal views coupled with perfect service; timeless British elegance and the finest of local fayre.

Then add superb facilities to this ideal location and enjoy the best that Torquay and South Devon have to offer, and you have found Livermead House.

Planning your unique day is both exciting and a little daunting. Our wedding packages make everything clear and easy to arrange, whilst leaving plenty of flexibility to shape the event to those all important considerations of taste, style and budget.


It's Torquay's only water side hotel with direct private access to an award winning European blue flag beach. Boasting the New Riviera Suite & Riviera Terrace with unrivalled Sea Views. Free Wi-Fi is available in 100% of the Hotel. The Hotel has Free onsite parking and is a level walk to the Marina & Town Centre. Livermead Cliff, a Family Run Torquay Hotel.

The Riviera Suite will cater for Day time sit down Wedding Receptions for up to 150 people & Evening events for up to 200 people. The New function suite has private bar facilities, Dance Floor, Large Sun terrace with heat lamps and outstanding Sea views. 

Proud of this advantage we would like to share the highest standards of care and service which will make your Wedding Day a very Special one. At the Livermead Cliff we have two Wedding Venues that include the Oceanic Restaurant and the "Riviera Suite".

Livermead Cliff Hotel - Torquay's only 3 star hotel right on the Water Front.


The Grand Hotel Torquay has one of the best locations on the English Riviera, perched on the seafront in Torquay and surrounded by 22 miles of stunning Devon coastline.

Our nearest beach is directly opposite and we are an easy stroll along the seafront into the town, which includes a harbour, theatre, and marina. There are also plenty of activities and local attractions nearby.

All of our packages are built with you in mind drawing upon our extensive knowledge of how to make your day special. We are happy to add additional requirements to any of our packages. Please ask your wedding co-ordinator, who will be happy to help you create your special day.


The Abbey Sands Hotel is a beautiful wedding venue in the English Riviera. We provide exceptional service and a truly beautiful location inside and out. Situated less than a minute walk from the beach. The Abbey Sands Hotel boasts 47 rooms, an indoor and outdoor pool beautiful gardens and a relaxed atmosphere. Your dedicated wedding coordinator will guide you every step of the way. Ensuring that your special day is everything you dreamed of.

Secret Garden – where better to exchange your vows, than under a pergola in a beautifully landscaped garden with those you treasure around you.

Inside is the elegant ballroom which overlooks the Secret Garden and is fully equipped with dance-floor, stage and private bar.

We are proud to offer bespoke pricing for your special day or should you prefer we offer a selection of inclusive packages to suit all styles of wedding.


We are very proud of our picturesque licensed wedding gazebo set in our beautiful gardens of the Nethway Hotel.  Our Bay View Function Room and Maddison Dining Room are also licensed for civil ceremonies. The Nethway becomes yours and yours alone for the day as we offer full exclusive use which makes for a very special and intimate occasion, with prices starting from £2495.00 we will be very hard to beat on price. Please contact us now via our contacts page to discuss your special day. We'd love to provide the reception to your wedding and would be happy to assist and advise wherever possible - we're here to help.  We can offer a whole weekend package where everything is included (25 bedrooms, flowers, hair, nails, food, ceremony, disco, etc), wedding day packages and a build your own deal.  Give us a call and we can work with you.


High on the clifftop overlooking Torbay, The Imperial Torquay is a spectacular and romantic setting for your wedding that provides incredible views and a breath-taking backdrop in all seasons. The six beautiful function rooms all offer a unique and charming space, for small and large parties, where you can hold the ceremony as well as host your wedding breakfast and reception. With delicious food, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, beauty rooms and 152 bedrooms, it is the perfect wedding venue for a celebration that you and your guests will remember forever.

Come and meet with a member of our team to explore the hotel for your yourself and plan your big day at one of our regular wedding showcase events. Please check our Events Diary for upcoming dates.


Torre Abbey is the perfect romantic setting to hold your wedding celebrations. Whether you are looking for a formal wedding venue or something a bit more casual, our beautiful historic house and gardens can accommodate a wide range of bespoke celebrations.

You may choose to hold your wedding and celebrations in one or more settings at the Abbey. These include the spectacular 800 year old tithe Spanish Barn, our atmospheric medieval undercrofts, and majestic rooms inside the house, that ooze elegance.

For something a bit different, you can even get married in our tropical Victorian Palm House. The stunning Abbey gardens and abbey ruins make the perfect setting for beautiful photographs and picturesque drinks receptions.


We are one of the most flexible and versatile wedding venues in Devon and we are licensed to accommodate civil ceremonies. We can help make your special day relaxed and enjoyable for you, your family and friends. We can host your wedding here in one of our function rooms or, as the most experienced outside caterers in the area, we can come to you if you choose to have your wedding elsewhere! The Riviera Centre is ideally located amongst a wide choice of hotels and accommodation providers, and as such we are able to help you accommodate your guests. Group and concessionary rates can also be secured for your party (subject to availability) using our accommodation booking service. We offer competitively-priced packages or a bespoke service to cater to your exact requirements; we're here to help make your big day stress-free.


The premier venue for outdoor weddings in Torquay, TLH Leisure Resort offers an outdoor wedding experience as unique as you are. Set in our award winning gardens, our new, fully licensed wedding gazebo is the perfect setting for you to tie the knot. Capable of accommodating up to 50 people and with the nearby Chatsworth suite available, your outdoor wedding can flow easily inside for the evening reception if you choose. Customise your wedding your way and make your outdoor wedding truly your own.


Our ceremony room, The Cary Room, is situated on the first floor of the Grade II listed Manor House, which is set in 460 acres of stunning parklands, gardens and water meadows. The Cary Room can accommodate up to 55 guests for wedding ceremonies and special celebrations and are also licensed to hold civil ceremonies.

New for 2018, a private two-storey, intimate space, The Hayloft is available. With a ceremony room on the first floor and food and drinks served on the ground floor, The Hayloft is perfect for parties of up to 30 people.

With tailored catering available from the Tea Rooms, you and your honoured guests can enjoy canapés, drinks, a wedding breakfast, and more, all in one stunning location.

To make your day even more memorable, Cockington craft makers can create handmade wedding gifts, flowers, favours, cards, cakes and jewellery just for you.


The most important day of your life deserves the perfect setting and there's nowhere better than our picture perfect, 17th Century manor house, quietly tucked away in its secluded valley.

Celebrate your marriage at Buckland Tout- Saints Hotel, one of Devon’s most enchanting wedding venues.  You can be assured that your day will be unique, as we tailor specifically to your needs. Our dedicated wedding team will assist you every step of the way. We’ll be here to take the stress away and ensure your dreams come true, so you can sit back, relax and enjoy your special day.

Our wedding coordinator will consult with our award-winning 2 AA Rosette kitchen team on your behalf, in order to create a seasonal menu to tickle your taste buds and wow your guests, make your wedding breakfast both individual and memorable.

You will rarely find a more beautiful venue to celebrate your civil wedding, be it basking on the terraces in the Devon summer sunshine or relaxing before a blazing fire in the winter.


The Barn at South Milton, in South Devon, is a beautiful and unique wedding reception venue. With its rustic charm and superbly elevated position, it truly is the perfect setting for your very special day. It has panoramic views over the rolling Devon countryside and down to the sea and coastline beyond. Whilst keeping all the rustic charm of the original barn, it has been carefully adapted to provide a superb wedding venue.

The Barn can accommodate up to 150 seated guests. It also has a separate smaller area which can be used as a children's room or crèche. Outside the barn is the courtyard, which has views overlooking the sea, providing a perfect location for reception drinks and canapés. The yard also enjoys beautiful sunsets.


Welcome to the award-winning Salcombe Harbour Hotel & Spa, recognised as one of the most desirable waterside hotels in the UK and the premier address on the south coast. A multi-million pound refurbishment has created a chic new luxury spa hotel on the edge of Salcombe Estuary, complete with a coastal retreat spa, private cinema, waterside restaurant with wide outdoor terraces and dedicated wedding venue; all taking in the panoramic vista, overlooking one of the most dramatic coastlines in the UK.

Wake up to exceptional views across the Salcombe estuary, as you slide open your balcony doors and breathe in the fresh Devon sea air. Head off to explore the coastline, before returning to recline on the rooftop terrace, looking out across the water as the yachts sail by. Why not treat yourself with a spa day or an even more indulgent spa break, as you escape to our luxurious HarSPA.

The hotel’s Jetty restaurant takes full advantage of its estuary location, with menus created by award winning Chef Alex Aitken and top local chefs delivering fresh and seasonal dishes. Unique to The Jetty is the restaurant’s Crustacean Bar, with the day’s fresh catch to choose from. With numerous outdoor terraces, enjoy al fresco dining at its most spectacular.

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Famed for its sailing waters, Salcombe Estuary is the perfect way to take in the scenery and reach secluded coves. Whether you are a seasoned sailor or are just getting started, sail in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty on the south coast of Devon.  Salcombe Harbour Hotel even features its own private moorings for its seafaring guests.  After a day on the water, it’s back to the hotel for Gin & Tonic on the terrace as the sun goes down.


Sidmouth Harbour Hotel & Spa, beautifully situated on the East Devon coast, enjoys panoramic views over Sidmouth and the magnificent Jurassic coastline. A spectacular setting all year round, soak up the natural beauty on a sea-view balcony, or unwind on the hotel terrace, or poolside lounger.

As once quoted by David McKie: “there are essentially two kinds of English seaside resorts: Sidmouth, and all the rest.” With an outstanding setting, exceptional service, exquisite food and total relaxation, Sidmouth Harbour Hotel has all the ingredients for a perfect stay

With unbroken views over Lyme Bay, walks over the rolling green hills of the glorious Sid Valley and the South West Coastal Path, Sidmouth Harbour Hotel offers a variety of wonderful experiences. Explore the boutiques of this charming seaside town – as you take in the heritage and beauty of its unspoilt location.

Devon is renowned for its coastal walks and there are some beautiful paths right on Sidmouth Harbour Hotel’s doorstep that wind along the unique Jurassic Coast. Enjoy a gentle beach stroll, as you take in the coastline, or stride out on to the cliff-tops for breath-taking views.

The hotel has introduced 22 new courtyard bedrooms, with stylish décor and stunning new design. Welcoming a relaxed coastal elegance to our landmark hotel, enjoy New England style interiors, set against the town’s timeless charm, divine dining in the Upper Deck Restaurant and ultimate relaxation in the HarSPA.


With its 14th century Great Hall and idyllic grounds, this is the largest medieval manor house in the West of England and possibly one of the most romantic venues in the South West.

Our award-winning venue offers flexible packages allowing you to create a memorable day that is as unique as you are. We also welcome and cater for civil weddings.

From time to time we offer great value packages for weddings at Dartington Hall.


The Kingston Estate is a truly magnificent Georgian Mansion set in the heart of South Devon, one of the UK’s most stylish, extraordinary and exclusive wedding venues.

We believe anything and everything is possible at Kingston and we look forward to welcoming you and designing your wedding to your exact specifications


At Lavender House, we pride ourselves on offering a relaxed and exclusive venue for your special occasion. You can be assured that the only guests within the hotel and grounds, are your guests, enjoying your special day.

As the hotel offers exclusive use only, bedroom accommodation would only be let to your guests for the night of your wedding. Of course some guests have a long journey and look forward to meeting with family and may well consider staying extra nights. Several Wedding Parties choose to start their celebrations the night before the ceremony, gathering at the hotel for dinner or in fine weather a Barbeque is popular, families can meet, sometimes for the first time, and use the evening to catch up with family, leaving the ceremony day itself free for them to enjoy thoroughly. Likewise many Wedding Parties opt to have a light breakfast the morning after the Wedding and participate in meeting for lunch at the hotel. Whatever you want to incorporate into your special day, we will do our best to include this. As Weddings are, by their nature, family affairs, we welcome children at the hotel, we have a small range of play equipment in the garden, there is also a flat lawn area to the side of the hotel where we often have a bouncy castle situated. Other ideas for children could be their own entertainer, worth their weight in gold, will keep your little ones occupied whilst you enjoy your meal without interruption, yet peaceful in the knowledge that not only are they in the room next door, but also that there would be no one within the hotel who is not an employee or a guest.

We offer you several years of experience when it comes to organizing special occasions and are happy to pass this on to aid you with your Wedding Ceremony and the Reception thereafter. From putting you in contact with the Registrars covering our area, to helping you with ideas for your ceremony, juggling seating plans so that all your guests are happy, ideas for entertainment during the day and for evening receptions, to simply just listening to your concerns should you have any, we are here to help you, and without the added costs of ‘Wedding Co-Ordinators’.

Our function suite is licensed for civil ceremonies and should the weather be inclement, or your ceremony is during the colder months, this room provides a light, airy, relaxed atmosphere for your celebration, with seating to accommodate approximately 150 guests for the ceremony itself and for a sit down meal. For a more intimate occasion our small reception room is available for gatherings of up to 35 guests, this rooms has a true country feel to it with low beams but benefits from a light airy extension providing a very pleasant ambiance. For larger functions we have the ability to join the two rooms together to provide seating for up to 200 guests. The Country Bar is available for guests to use prior to your ceremony and indeed on colder days is very popular with its log fire, low beams and lounge furniture.

Invariably your day will incorporate a meal for your guests, whether it be a Finger Buffet or a three course meal, we put a lot of care and thought into helping you decide on what will be the best option for you. We welcome you to arrange a meeting with our Chef if need be and design a meal for all to enjoy. Unusually we offer the option to present your guests with a choice of menu, normally incorporated into your invitations as a pre-selection choice, where you can ask them to select between perhaps three starter courses, four main courses and three dessert courses, therefore eradicating the problem of choosing one meal to suit every ones taste.


Take away the strains of the day, and let our wedding organiser co-ordinate the event including being your Master of Ceremonies. We offer bespoke services to help your event go off without a hitch! With weddings and parties available throughout the year, you can enjoy every season at The Great Barn. A privately owned idyllic 18th century venue set in 250 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds – the perfect location to have your wedding, reception or private function. The capacity of The Great Barn is 140 for a sit down wedding breakfast and up to 250 for informal receptions.      The venue comprises two beautifully restored 18th century stone barns which were built in 1770 as part of The Cartwright Estate in Aynho. The Aynho Room and The Croughton Rooms are both licensed for Civil Ceremonies.


Our Grade II-listed quadrangle provides the perfect, romantic backdrop to any wedding celebration. Whether you opt for the grandeur of the Great Hall or you have hay bales out on the terrace, we promise to make your big day one to remember – for all the right reasons!


A pair of elegant white pillars marks the entrance to Devon’s newest, and very special, exclusive use country wedding venue. Anticipation will grow as you catch the odd glimpse of the house from the meandering driveway, passing through patches of dappled sunlight before arriving at the magnificent Regency Manor near Exeter.

The stately Dining Room or pretty outdoor Terrace are the perfect backdrops for a Civil Ceremony and you can then enjoy reception drinks and some delicious canapés, before being invited into our spacious Ballroom, which seats 50 - 160 guests, for a lavish wedding breakfast.  The giant contemporary chandeliers, high ceiling and full-length windows overlooking acres of parkland give the room an expansive, airy feel, making it the ideal place for the festivities to continue.

The sweeping staircase leads to an opulent bridal Drawing Room with floor-to-ceiling windows and grand balcony, and for the groom and his groomsmen we have the Billiard Room, with its low lighting and antique billiard table, it is a retreat for the men of the wedding party throughout the day.

Everything about Rockbeare Manor is devoted to you. The Rockbeare experience is all about going the extra mile and delivering the highest possible level of service - because we never forget, it’s the little things that make a big difference


At the Double Locks we love any reason to hold a party, celebration or event.

We have a large Marquee which is fully furnished, well covered, lit and heated. This can accommodate around 100 people for a sit down function or 150 for a stand up function. It also has a large fully stocked bar to cater to your needs.

If you’re looking for a wedding reception in a unique location then our marquee and garden is ideal. As weddings are so special arrange a chat with one of the team to discuss your needs.

To feed your family, friends or work colleagues, we have a great choice of food options. A large BBQ Menu, a Hog Roast or our Buffet Menu is available. Also this year we are doing a Pie & Mash Wedding and a Fish & Chip Wedding for those that wanted something unique.


An idyllic setting nestled on the southern slopes of Dartmoor National Park, set within the 90 acres of grounds and gardens of the River Dart Country Park. Holne Park House is the perfect venue for your dream Devon wedding.


Here at The Edgemoor, we pride ourselves on creating the perfect Devon wedding for you and your loved one.

In the beautiful grounds and historic building of The Edgemoor Hotel, you can tie the knot in the presence of your family and friends, or just the two of you.

With over 20 years’ experience, Becky, Nick & Charles, our dedicated wedding team, have a whole wealth of knowledge and inspiration to guide you through the experience of planning your wedding day. From saying ‘I do’, to the first dance, whatever your taste and your budget, they will work with you to make your dream day a reality.

We get consistently great feedback from all of the couples who have married here at The Edgemoor Hotel, that’s why we were awarded the Westcountry Wedding Award last year, winner of the South West Wedding Awards in 2014, and finalists in 2015 & 2016.


The Paignton Club offers the perfect setting for your special day. We can accommodate up to 60 people for the wedding ceremony and 60 for a wedding breakfast in our beautiful Promenade Restaurant, followed by an evening reception for up to 80 guests utilising our Maritime lounge bar and Promenade Restaurant.

We offer a wide range of options to meet your needs and pride ourselves on offering a very personal service.

The Paignton Club has ample parking for guests, a beautiful setting for stunning photographs.


Looking to say 'I do' in Dartmoor? Set in 275 acres of beautiful countryside and rolling valleys, Bovey Castle is a truly unforgettable wedding venue in Devon. With its rich history, effortless charm and elegance, you can enjoy a castle wedding like no other at Bovey. Stunning landscaped gardens and period architecture offer the perfect backdrop for wedding photographs, whilst our experienced wedding team can create any wedding theme. Experience the unique, vibrant atmosphere at Bovey Castle - book your big day with us. You can also hire exclusive use of the venue, perfect for larger weddings and for the ultimate private Bovey Castle wedding.


Superb party venue - perfect for private functions, wedding receptions or corporate events with a difference. Open from May to October


Cole Hayes Park is the perfect venue for those looking for somewhere relaxed to extend their wedding celebrations over a long weekend or whole week (rather than a single day). Not only is the house a fully-licensed wedding venue but we can also sleep up to 70 guests in the manor and a further 11 in Cork Tree Cottage. This offers a unique opportunity for guests to enjoy the company of friends and family for a longer period of time and in a more intimate setting.

We are also unique as a DIY wedding venue which means that you have the choice and freedom to create your own perfectly individual wedding. Despite its size, the house has an informal and cosy atmosphere, making it feel like a giant home from home.

Many of our wedding guests describe their stay in the house as a truly magical experience due to its special atmosphere. We have no corkage and pride ourselves in being transparent in all our fees. We understand that planning a wedding can be a big job so we strive to be as helpful as possible; no question or concern is too big or small.


If you are looking for somewhere really different and special to host your most memorable day, you will love what the Royal Seven Stars Hotel has to offer.

Licensed for civil wedding ceremonies and with a choice of stylish facilities, we can cater for all types of wedding reception. Take advantage of this historic setting with our luxurious facilities, excellent food and drinks, and professional staff.

Every single wedding is distinctly different and absolutely unique. We feel passionately that this very special day must be planned to your very own individual wishes – you will not find us using the expression ‘wedding package’!


The Two Bridges Hotel - your oasis of comfort and fine Devon hospitality in the heart of Dartmoor National Park. Find us perched on the banks of the beautiful West Dart River, with jaw-dropping countryside and bracing walks in every direction. Step inside and discover a warm Devon welcome, comfortable hotel rooms in which to rest the night, fine restaurant dining, characterful lounges, and a bustling bar. And all in beautifully historic surroundings.


With stunning views of the beautiful South Devon coast, where better to hold your wedding, event or party?

Blackpool Sands can help you host everything from organised parties and birthdays to formal functions and weddings.

The Venus Café is a registered approved building for marriage and civil partnership ceremonies and can accommodate wedding receptions and parties for up to 90 guests. A marquee can be erected next to the beach for larger celebrations.

With its spectacular sea views across the entire length of the beach and delicious, locally sourced food and drink, the café at Blackpool Sands offers a truly memorable venue for your special day.


On your special day you can take in the relaxing atmosphere of this beautiful listed building, which still has many of its original period features. You can make your entrance along the sweeping drive in your wedding car or a horse-drawn carriage. After the ceremony has taken place you and your guests have the opportunity to enjoy a celebration drink either in the Great Hall or outside in the beautiful grounds surrounding the house.

The main part of Old Forde House is licensed as an approved venue, giving exclusive use to you and your guests. There are a number rooms available to hold your wedding ceremony, each one with different features to offer and decorated with our cream flower arrangements.  


Large country pub with thatched roof, dark wood panelled floor and an inventive menu of pub food.


 Why not have a wedding with a difference at Pier Point with the day planned especially for you. Our manageress, Kelly, with years of wedding experience is on hand with her team to strive to make yours a happy and memorable occasion. Our team are dedicated to you and your special day. We understand just how important this is to you, your family and your friends.

Our friendly, relaxing, comfortable yet professional service alongside our stunning views of the English Riviera sets us above all the rest. Floor to ceiling windows and decked courtyard with heating, allows you to enjoy our amazing location all year round in the heart of somewhere very special making this just the place to celebrate your day in style.