Start your married life in the most romantic location, against the breathtaking backdrop of beautiful Dartmoor National Park and the English countryside at its most dramatic.
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Start your married life in the most romantic location, against the breathtaking backdrop of beautiful Dartmoor National Park and the English countryside at its most dramatic. Bovey Castle is without doubt a truly magical place and an idyllic location for your wedding.
Whether you're planning a lavish party for hundreds or an intimate affair for close friends, the elegant architecture, stunning landscaped gardens, spa and championship golf course provide all the ingredients for your celebration.
Originally built in 1907 as private residence for Viscount Hambledon, son of the business baron W H Smith, the castle combines the vibrant atmosphere of a country home from the last century with the modern luxury of an international resort.
Ceremonies and receptions
Whatever the size of the event, from 2-150 guests, we can organise it all for you. Our dedicated wedding co-ordinators will be delighted to answer any questions, arrange a viewing for you and provide additional details to make your special day perfect.
Bovey Castle has a range of luxurious ceremony, dining and entertaining options that will guarantee a wedding day with a difference. Choose from four unique rooms within the hotel for your wedding venue, from an outdoor civil ceremony and celebratory drinks at our Summer House to the regal setting of the beautiful Cathedral Room.
Our executive chef and his team will create sumptuous menu and table settings you and your guests will remember forever, with food and wines tailored to your precise tastes. We cover every detail, including the opportunity to create your own wedding cocktail with our resident mixologist.
Why not go one step further and have your own private castle for a few fairytale days, why not book Bovey Castle as your own country house retreat and receive exclusive use of all public areas within the hotel and all 63 rooms.
Venue Type: 5 Star Luxury Castle Venue
Venue Capacity: 2-150 guests,
Accommodation: Bovey Castle features 60 individually-designed bedrooms, located in the original manor house and private mews. Stylish, contemporary and unashamedly indulgent; the 5 star Bovey Castle estate hides 22 three-storey country lodges within its grounds.
Dining Options: We want your stay at the 5 star Bovey Castle to be as relaxed and easy as possible, which is why we’ve provided all the opportunities to tickle your taste buds you could wish for, right here on our estate.
Exclusive Use: Bovey Castle is the perfect venue to book on an exclusive use basis, giving you and your wedding party private use* of all the public areas within the hotel and accommodation in the hotel’s 59 bedrooms on a bed and breakfast basis for 24 hours
Swimming Pool The swimming pool is open from 7.00am until 8.30pm for adults and 9.00am until 5.30pm for children (accompanied by an adult).
Fitness Center The golf course at the 5 star Bovey Castle is a challenging and beautiful 18-hole championship course, designed in 1926 by J F Abercromby, one of the finest British golf course designers of the last century
Spa The Elan Spa at 5 star Bovey Castle is a sanctuary tucked away from the bustle of modern life. Echoing the tranquillity and therapeutic flow of the River Bovey