For a special event, choose a special venue

The Devon Hotel is really close to Exeter city centre and the M5 junction, yet boasts a magnificent imposing setting amidst sweeping lawns and country view to the rear. The original Georgian building, where you will find all our function rooms and Carriages Brasserie, is steeped in history. It was originally a farm manor house and it retains all the elegance and charm of the 18th century, combined with all the modern comforts you would expect.

Whether it is for a special birthday, an anniversary, a club event, a Christening, a funeral tea, or any other special occasion, we will pull out all the stops to make your event a success.

We aim to provide exactly the setting that you would like, for guests ranging from less than 10 and up to 120.

If you would like music and dancing, we can arrange that too.

The Regency Suite, (refurbished August 2017)
Private Dinner: 120 | Party: 160
Benefits;
Natural light
Own private entrance
Ladies and gents toilets in-suite
Airflow system
Built-in dancefloor
Wheelchair accessible

The Victorian Suite, (refurbished November 2019)
Private Dinner: 60 | Party: 120
Benefits;
Natural light
Personal air conditioning
Wheelchair accessible (via lift)
Mood lighting
Use of Edwardian Suite dancefloor
Bluetooth music system

Combined Victorian & Georgian Suites
Private Dinner: 90 | Party: 140*
*Use of Edwardian Suite dancefloor

The Edwardian Suite, (refurbished November 2019)
Private Dinner: 24 | Party: N/A
Benefits;
Natural light
Personal air conditioning
Mood lighting
Built-in dancefloor 
Ladies and gents toilets in-suite

The Georgian Suite, (refurbished November 2019)
Private Dinner: 18 | Party: N/A
Benefits;
Natural light
Personal air conditioning
Wheelchair accessible (via lift)
Mood lighting 
Bluetooth music system

Our experienced team of chefs will prepare an impressive meal, whether your choice is a buffet or a formal sit down banquet and of course we can also provide drinks receptions.

Contact us today so that we can help you create an event to remember.

Birthdays & Anniversaries:

Birthdays & Anniversaries:

There’s always an excuse for a celebration at The Devon Hotel, no matter the occasion we want to celebrate with you. Whether you want to celebrate turning another year older or want to appreciate the milestone in your relationship, we are the perfect venue to host your event in Exeter. Our function suites allow for intimate celebrations with your nearest and dearest to elaborate celebrations of up to 160 people.

Baby Showers & Gender reveal parties:

Baby Showers & Gender reveal parties:

The Devon Hotel is the perfect venue for expectant parents whether it's a baby shower, gender reveals or a christening. A baby shower is a perfect time for family and friends to spend some quality time with the mother-to-be and ‘shower’ them with gifts, love and good wishes. Why not include a delicious afternoon tea in your celebrations?

Gala Dinners & Award Ceremonies:

Gala Dinners & Award Ceremonies:

For a Gala Dinner that's the highlight of the social and corporate calendar, you can trust The Devon Hotel. A magnificent setting close to Exeter city centre and the M5 junction giving your guests easy access to the glitz and glamour of your event. We can provide gala guests and award dinner attendees with special sit-down dinners, bountiful banquets, and bespoke menus to ensure your event is captivating and unforgettable.

Reunions:

Reunions:

Plan an event that will rekindle you with those you’ve drifted from. Whether it’s been a while since you crossed paths with your school alumni or family gatherings have became rare, get them together for a celebration that will make them forget you were ever apart.

Social Events:

Social Events:

From intimate gatherings to lavish celebrations & everything in between, The Devon Hotel is the ideal setting for celebrations of all sizes with function suites to suit all needs and requirements. We have a dedicated events team who pride themselves on providing the exact setting you desire, for guests ranging from less than 10 and up to 120. So whether your celebrating an engagement, hosting a fundraiser or throwing a prom, make The Devon Hotel your backdrop with our Georgian charm.

Funeral Receptions

Funeral Receptions

We understand how difficult it can to arrange a wake or funeral tea for a loved one. Let our team relieve the pressure by assisting and guiding you through all the arrangements so that your able to mourn during an occasion that is bespoke to you and your family.

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