The Bear Hotel is a Historic Hotel with a modern feel. Situated on the banks of the River Dunn in the thriving market town of Hungerford. On the borders of Berkshire, Wiltshire and Hampshire, The Bear is perfectly located for exploring the North Wessex Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
We have 39 individually designed en-suite bedrooms and an award winning Brasserie and Bar, free WIFI and ample parking.
The Bear makes a fantastic wedding venue and has two rooms licensed for civil ceremonies, with photo opportunities on our own little island.
We have a designated Boardroom and a self contained suite, both with ground floor access and natural daylight for conferences and training.
Finding the perfect wedding venue is hard enough, ensuring they understand your requirements is quite another. Here at The Bear Hotel Hungerford in Berkshire we go that extra mile every time and go into every detail to ensure your special day is how you envisaged it.
The hotel has two rooms Licensed for Civil Ceremonies; The Restaurant for 60 and our Riverside Suite for 80, which has a conservatory and terrace overlooking the River Dunn and Bear Island.
The Historical history of The Bear,having once been owned by Henry VIII and given to his wife Catherine Parr,it's beamed ceilings and uneven floors give it that sense of romance that every one is looking for when looking for a wedding venue.
We even offer exclusive use of the Bear Hotel for wedding parties, together with wedding packages for Food and Drink.
If your looking for the perfect wedding venue in the heart of the North Wessex Downs, please call to discuss your requirements and have a look around.
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Directions by car:
Exit Junction 14 on the M4 and follow signs for Hungerford
(A338) for three miles until the T Junction with the A4. Turn
right and continue to follow the signs to Hungerford. At the
next mini roundabout take the first exit signposted
Hungerford, and follow for approximately 400 yards. At the
next mini roundabout go straight on and you will find the
Bear Hotel car park is approximately 100 yards on the left
Directions by public transport:
Hungerford has a main line railway station.