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Vases of Lilies for Wake

Our DeepestCondolences

Conveniently located on the edge of the city, close to Exeter Crematorium

We know how difficult it can be to arrange a wake or funeral tea for a loved one. Let our team relieve the pressure by assisting you through all the arrangements so you and your loved ones are able to celebrate the life they lived with an occasion that is bespoke to you and your family. We have a range of beautiful and peaceful function rooms to choose from that will create exactly the right atmosphere for your wake or funeral tea, whether you are planning an intimate occasion or a large gathering.

white napkins in glasses on table

What's Included

  • Dedicated events staff to help you through the planning, and to be there on the day to ensure everything runs smoothly
  • We provide white linen and flowers for all of our tables for an elegant look
  • Free parking for 160+ cars
  • Presentation stands are available for photo boards
  • Our public bar is open all day and available for all guests
victorian suite at devon hotel laid up for a dinner

Private Room Hire

Edwardian: £225 | Up to 25 people

Victorian: £325| Up to 60 people

Regency: £425 | Up to 130 people

Victorian Extended: £400 | Up to 85 people

Private Bar: £100 (Min 60 guests) 



We are known for our outstanding cuisine, and during your time of grief, we understand how important a hearty meal can be which is why we offer two buffet options as standard.

Afternoon Tea from £15.50 per person
Finger Buffet | 5 items from £17.50 per person
Finger Buffet | 7 items from £21 per person

These catering options are just an example of our most popular choices. If you would like to tailor your refreshments please speak to us directly to discuss your options. 

Devon Hotel Accommodation Bed with Seating Area

Discounted Accommodation

We offer discounted room rates to those attending the wake who may have travelled from afar to share their condolences, as well as to those that simply desire a good nights sleep during this difficult time.

Please give us a call on 01392 259268 to arrange your stay. 

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Further Information

To speak to us directly about any arrangements you may need, please give our team a call on 01392 259268 or email at and we'll be happy to discuss our involvement during this celebration of life.

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