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Discover Group Trips to Bideford

Our Bideford hotel is a lovely base for your next trip. Not only are we in a brilliant location that allows you to make the most of both North Devon and Cornwall, but our high-quality facilities mean that you will have a comfortable stay. With both Barnstaple and Bideford home to a range of bowling clubs and our proximity to wonderful golf clubs, you'll never tire of things to do whilst here.

We have years of experience in handling group trips, so we will be able to help you with any questions you have and provide you with our group rates when you book ten rooms or more.

Our experienced group department team will help you plan every last detail and make sure your trip goes smoothly.

Call our groups department on 01271 340000 to book your group break or alternatively email

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When you book your group break with us we have great rates available, with superb benefits including

  • Private large function room for conferences, private dining or entertainment
  • Excellent relationships with local attractions offering exclusive discounts to your group. This includes great relationships with Devon’s Top Attractions and Streets Coachways which make exploring the South West even more convenient
  • Dedicated group specialist who will assist with all your administration
  • Complimentary visit for you to inspect our property and see what we have to offer
  • A tailor-made itinerary to meet your requirements
  • Private coach travel for your entire group (at additional cost) with a pickup point of your choosing
  • 1 guest complimentary for every 25 booked
  • Competitive prices
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Tee off on the lush fairways of the nearby championship golf courses, while enjoying the serene ambience and impeccable service our hotel is renowned for. Whether you're a seasoned golfer or just starting out, Bideford promises a golf break that combines the thrill of the sport with the beauty of North Devon's landscapes.

Just a short 10-minute drive from the hotel is The Royal North Devon Golf Club, the club boasts a heritage that few golf courses can match, being the oldest link course in England dating back to 1864 offering players the chance to golf where the sport's roots run deep. The course itself is set admist the breathtaking landscapes of North Devon, featuring challenging natural dunes that provide a unique golfing experience. 

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Our Group Breaks Include:


A choice from our luxurious, en-suite rooms


A full English breakfast


Private dining options

Parking & WiFi

Free parking and WiFi

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Golf Groups

You’ll be spoilt for choice with local clubs which all extend a warm welcome to Royal Hotel guests and select courses will even offer discounted green fees to those staying with us. Our friendly team will be happy to help you plan your ideal golf break.

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Private Groups

If you are looking to re-connect with family and friends or travel as a group with your local club or society, The Devon Hotel makes the perfect choice. With fantastic relationships with many local businesses and attractions, there is no limit to the itinerary and package we can put together for you. 

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Bowls Groups

With so many clubs to choose from it is not surprising that North Devon is one of the most popular destinations for bowling breaks. Our local clubs are very pleased to welcome touring teams and are proud to offer excellent facilities.

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Garden Groups

Spending time on a dedicated garden break in North Devon is all about embracing the beauty and peacefulness of nature. There's an abundance of local gardens that come in all shapes and sizes, ready for you to take your pick.

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Walking & Cycling Groups

Our group breaks can be crafted especially for cycling or walking groups. The Royal Hotel sets the pace for walking and cycling breaks around Devon. Explore the South West Coast Path or Tarka Trail and admire the beautiful surroundings around you.

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Coach Tours

Our groups department work closely with many travel operators including Johnsons and Swan Tours to welcome coach tours at The Devon Hotel. If you’re wanting a door-to-door experience, then a coach tour to our hotel will be exactly what you're looking for.


Our experienced group department team will help you plan every last detail and make sure your trip goes smoothly.

Call our groups department on 01271 340000 to book your group break or alternatively email

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