WeddingVenues WeddingVenues
Wedding venues near me
Wedding Locations

Wedding Offers Wedding Events

List your venue

The Bedford Hotel

The Bedford Hotel, 1 Plymouth Road, Tavistock, Devon

About The Bedford Hotel wedding venue

The Bedford Hotel is a 19th century, Grade 1 listed Hotel, which was built on the remains of a Benedictine Abbey and has been lovingly restored to its former glory. A choice of rooms for your ceremony & wedding breakfast.

We have 4 beautiful functions rooms licensed for civil ceremonies and civil partnerships, whether you are looking for an intimate civil ceremony for 10 or a civil ceremony for 110, each room has its own unique character and charm to suit all your individual requirements. The beautiful walled garden is perfect for welcome drinks & photographs.

The primary wedding breakfast room is the Award Winning ‘Gallery 26’. A stunning, modern function room, fully air conditioned with under floor heating, contemporary decor, mood lighting and a huge feature glass wall; through which can be seen the architectural splendor of the adjoining Tavistock Abbey Chapel. A perfect combination where old meets new and both succeed.

For a more intimate Wedding Breakfast The Tavistock Room is perfect, an oak paneled room with ornate fireplace and hand painted ceiling recreates the elegance of a bygone era. This room can seat up to 24 wedding guests.

There are 31 individually styled hotel bedrooms combining modern facilities with contemporary styling.

Wedding Facilities
• Four licensed Civil Ceremony rooms, including the historic wood-panelled Woburn Room.
• Function rooms to cater for 10 to 100 guests for a Wedding Breakfast, including the stunning and contemporary Gallery 26, with under-floor heating, air-conditioning and a dance floor
• Evening receptions for up to 200 guests
• Tailored proposals to suit all budgets
• Music licence
• Well stocked bar and wine cellar, with wines to suit every taste and menu
• Plenty of free car parking on-site
• Children very welcome

For that extra special sense of occasion, the hotel is also available for exclusive use. By choosing this option, you will ensure total privacy and seclusion for you and your wedding party

Delicious Devon Food
Our team of talented chefs, under the direction of Executive Chef Mike Palmer, will be honored to cater for your needs on your wedding day. We use the finest Devon produce, prepared with care and presented with flair, to delight you and your guests.

If you are looking for wedding venues in Devon, please get in touch and we can help create the perfect wedding for you.


The Bedford Hotel Features

Minimum guests10
Maximum guests100
Ceremony / ReceptionBoth
Bridal suiteYes
Licensed barYes
Late licensed barNo
Disco facilitiesNo
Asian wedding specialistsNo
External caterersNo
Venue type: Historic Building, Hotel, Restaurant, Walled Garden

The Bedford Hotel Location

The Bedford Hotel
The Bedford Hotel, 1 Plymouth Road
PL19 8BB
Map of The Bedford Hotel
Expand map

Directions to The Bedford Hotel

The Bedford Hotel is easy to find. We’re right in the heart of Tavistock, just across from the main square and directly opposite the parish church of St Eustachius. We are around 30 minutes (15 miles) from Plymouth, and around 20 minutes (15 miles) from Okehampton. We have a free private car park just behind the hotel.

From the A38: As the A38 skirts past Plymouth, leave at the Manadon junction, signposted “A386 Tavistock”. Join the A386, and continue all the way to Tavistock.

From the A30: On the outskirts of Okehampton, leave at the Sourton junction, signposted “A386 Tavistock”. Join the A386, and continue all the way to Tavistock.

By rail: Our nearest rail station is Plymouth, which is a 30-minute cab ride away. There are frequent trains to Plymouth from London Paddington (3 hours), Bristol, South Wales, The Midlands and the North of England.

By air: Exeter Airport is around an hour away, and offers fast and frequent flights from cities in the UK, Ireland, Channel Islands and mainland Europe.


Reviews: Add review

Add Review

We don't have any reviews for The Bedford Hotel yet.

More wedding venues near The Bedford Hotel

Find more wedding venues near me