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Wedding guests making a toast with champagne

For a Special Event, Choose aSpecial Venue

The Devon Hotel is incredibly close to the Exeter city centre and the M5 junction, yet boasts a magnificent imposing setting amidst sweeping lawns and country views to the rear. The original Georgian building, where you will find all our function rooms and Carriages Brasserie, is steeped in history.

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.


Birthdays & Anniversaries

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 120 people.

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.

Gala Dinners & Award Ceremonies

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.


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

From intimate gatherings to lavish celebrations, and everything in between, 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.

Our Function Rooms

Devon Hotel Wedding Reception Tables and Chairs

The Regency Suite

Private Dinner: 120 | Party: 130

  • Natural light
  • Own private entrance
  • Ladies and gents toilets in-suite
  • Airflow system
  • Built-in dancefloor
  • Wheelchair accessible
victorian suite at devon hotel laid up for a dinner

The Victorian Suite

Private Dinner: 60 | Party: 120

  • Natural light
  • Personal air conditioning
  • Wheelchair accessible (via lift)
  • Mood lighting
  • Use of Edwardian Suite dancefloor
  • Bluetooth music system
theatre set up in victorian suite at devon hotel

Combined Victorian & Georgian Suites

Private Dinner: 90 | Party: 120

*Use of Edwardian Suite dancefloor

edwardian suite at devon hotel

The Edwardian Suite

Private Dinner: 24 | Party: N/A

  • Natural light
  • Personal air conditioning
  • Mood lighting
  • Built-in dancefloor 
  • Ladies and gents toilets in-suite
Boardroom set up in Georgian Suite at Devon Hotel

The Georgian Suite

Private Dinner: 10 | Party: N/A

  • Natural light
  • Personal air conditioning
  • Wheelchair accessible (via lift)
  • Mood lighting 
  • Bluetooth music system

Get in Touch 

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.

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