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head table at wedding reception in Palm Court

Planning aspecial occasion?

When it comes to planning your special occasion, the venue is everything. From the decor to the space available, it's important that your surroundings reflect your personality, which is why we offer the choice to personalise our events venue just the way you imagined.

Whether you're looking for your dream wedding venue or perhaps something smaller for a wedding anniversary or birthday, Palm Court makes a fabulous choice.

Discover our exceptional reputation in North Devon for organising unforgettable events that will captivate your guests and leave a lasting impression for years to come. Explore the extraordinary experiences we can provide.

Tables at Palm Court
Your wedding day is an event that you'll remember forever. Whether you're planning an intimate affair or something oozing in grandeur, a wedding at The Royal Hotel provides an unforgettable setting for your big day.
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Bespoke Events
We know how to create the perfect celebration for your birthday, anniversary or special party. In the lovely Regency surroundings of our hotel, we will put together a banquet or function that is bound to wow all of your guests.
Dinner at Merchants Bistro Bideford
Large Parties at Merchants Bistro
If you’re looking for an impressive venue and top-notch food and drink then a party at Merchants Bistro will be perfect for you.
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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.
Table in Merchants Bistro decorated for Christmas
Festive Celebrations
Celebrate the magic of Christmas at The Royal Hotel. Immerse yourself in a festive wonderland adorned with twinkling lights, indulge in sumptuous seasonal feasts, and create cherished memories with loved ones in the warm embrace of our elegant and welcoming ambiance.

Contact Us To Enquire

For any additional information or to enquire about our special occasions please give our friendly team a call on 01237 472005, alternatively email at

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