The Bedford Hotel

£600 - £1000 for Venue Hire
Up to 100
31 Bedrooms
Exclusive Use
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Midweek Offer Available
Just £1600
The Bedford Hotel is a warm, welcoming and historic hotel in the heart of the Devon market town of Tavistock. Beautiful spaces for your ceremony and celebrations, and award-winning dining.
Pricing & Costs

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Our stunning and historic Woburn Room is the backdrop for your ceremony - or choose our bright, contemporary Gallery 26 for something a little different.

In-house catering
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Select your Wedding Breakfast menu from a range of delicious dishes, all prepared using the best local ingredients of the season. For your evening guests, we have a wide choice of buffet options to delight everyone.
What is included in this pricing:
Bespoke menu available
Corkage charge applicable
Minimum numbers apply
Cutlery included
Multiple course wedding breakfast
Table linen included
Features & Capacity


Venue Type
Dining Capacity
Reception Capacity


Landscaped Gardens
Exclusive Use
Bridal Changing Facilities
Disabled Access
On-Site Parking
Outdoor Reception Space
In-House Wedding Coordinator
Open Flame Permitted
Grade I/II Listed Building

Ceremony & Reception

Church Within Walking Distance
Sound System Available
Wedding Licence
Dancefloor Available
Confetti Permitted

Food and Drink

Corkage Charge for Own Alcohol
In-House Wine List
In-house Catering
Alcohol Licence
Full Description
Whether you are looking for something grand or something intimate, The Bedford Hotel is a truly special place for your truly special day. This historic hotel is in the heart of town, with pretty front gardens and a stunning walled garden behind. For your wedding ceremony, the historic wood-panelled Woburn Room is stylish and beautiful. And for your wedding breakfast and evening celebrations, the Gallery 26 function suite is contemporary and very striking. The hotel boasts a range of individually-styled rooms, including a Bridal Suite and four-poster rooms with spa baths.

Personal Message from the Manager

Name of Wedding Contact: Hannah & Kay
It would be our absolute pleasure to help you plan your special day with us here at The Bedford Hotel in beautiful Tavistock. Every wedding day here at The Bedford is totally unique, and we are here to guide you every step of the way in making sure that your day is as magical and memorable as you've always wanted. We'd love to show you around, and prepare a personalised quotation for you.


No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
Public Liability Insurance
No. of People In Team
Hannah & Clive
Happy couple married in June
June 2022
It was a wonderful day
It was a wonderful day and so lucky with the weather! Everyone enjoyed themselves and the hotel and staff were all wonderful! Thank you so much!
Raoul & Suzanne Rabley-Ketelaars
Happy couple married in May
June 2022
Thank you!
Thank you so much for making our wedding day special, we know how much hard work goes on behind the scenes, in every department & in the days leading up to it. To each and every one of you "Thank you"
Tina & Paul
Happy couple married in April
April 2022
We could not have asked for a better day!
"Thank you so much to you, Hannah, Douglas, Dylan and the whole team at The Bedford Hotel for going way above our expectations and making our special day just the best we could ever have dreamt of. Everyone was so lovely, welcoming and professional and every single one of our guests was super impressed with the venue, the food and the wonderful service you all provided."
Katherine & John Bennett
Happy couple married in December
January 2022
Perfect for us
Thank you so very much for all that you and everyone else at The Bedford did to make our wedding reception so perfect for us! We really appreciated all the help you gave us beforehand in sorting out the practical details. On the day, the staff were fantastic and everything ran so smoothly! We had such a lot of positive feedback from our guests about the food, the staff, the rooms and we are absolutely delighted that we chose The Bedford for our big day. With best wishes John and Katherine Bennett
Annabel & Thorben Saelzer
Happy couple married in November
January 2022
The food for the whole evening was outstanding was outstanding!
Claire & Chris Matthews
Happy couple married in October
January 2022
The day was perfect
Hi Kay, What can I say we had the best day !! You & your team were fantastic the day couldn’t of gone any better , huge compliments on the food all of our guests said how nice it was! The service was fantastic & the change around from day to night was superb. The room looked fab. The day was perfect I couldn’t of asked for better weather and the garden was beautiful Thank you for all your help & we will definitely be out again soon . Kind regards Claire & Chris
Location & Contact Details


1 Plymouth Road, Tavistock, Devon, PL19 8BB, England

Travel Notes

Nearest Town


Nearest Motorway & Junction

M5 Exeter

Nearest Train Station


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Press & Awards

Accreditations / Associations (1)

AA Rosette for food

Industry Awards (4)

Taste of the West Gold Award for accommodation
Food Drink Devon Gold Award
South West Wedding Awards Finalist 2022
Taste of the West Gold Award for food

What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?

Save the date! Get that all-important date booked in as soon as you can, as availability can change so quickly. All the finer details can come later!

Describe your venue in 5 adjectives.

Warm, welcoming, historic, relaxed, special

Where’s the best photo spot at your venue?

Our beautiful Walled Garden - such a special spot.