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Watersmeet Hotel

Wedding Venue

Watersmeet Hotel is a luxury four-star hotel with spectacular sea views offering one of the finest coastal locations in the Westcountry. The hotel overlooks Combesgate Beach and North Devon's rugged coastline with its own private steps down to the sandy beach. The sea view Rocks Restaurant boasts award-winning two-AA rosette cuisine whilst the Bistro offer a la carte dining. Winners of the Conde Nast readers award for best UK & Ireland waterside hotel, the Watersmeet Hotel offers luxury surroundings complimented by a spectacular backdrop. The sea view terrace brings you even closer to the sea and offers memorable al fresco dining in those Summer months. 

What makes Watersmeet Hotel a unique wedding venue?

The spectacular backdrop of the sandy beach and rolling surf below the landscaped gardens makes the Watersmeet a truly romantic wedding venue and one is which is bound to delight your friends and family. Whatever the time of year you choose to hold your wedding the magic of Watersmeet will not fail to impress and the stunning locations offers the perfect back drop for those all-important photographs. Each wedding held at the Watersmeet has been individually tailored to the couple's requirements and the team pride ourselves on the high standards and friendly staff.

What is a typical wedding like at Watersmeet Hotel?

Available at the Watersmeet are exclusive use packages, ceremonies and wedding breakfast. Just imagine, having full and exclusive use of the elegant surroundings of this fine Edwardian former gentleman's residence, combined with award-winning cuisine for your wedding weekend. Relax and enjoy all the hotel facilities at your disposal including the indoor pool, hot tub and steam room.

What Wedding Packages does Watersmeet Hotel offer?

The Watersmeet Hold offers exclusive use package whereby the bride and groom hire the hotel exclusively from Friday check-in through to Sunday checkout. This includes; an evening buffet dinner, breakfast on two mornings, a three-course wedding meal, exclusive use of the hotel and grounds and all available facilities to include 28 bedrooms for a maximum of 60 guests. Just a ceremony package is also available as well a ceremony here at the hotel followed by lunch in the restaurant overlooking the sea. Drinks, following the ceremony, can be served on the lawn or sea viewterrace (weather permitting) or by the cosy log fire.

What Extra facilities does Watersmeet Hotel have to assist couples to have the perfect day?

The Watersmeet Hotel is licensed to hold marriage ceremonies in the lounge area and Bistro of the hotel overlooking Combesgate beach, with patio doors leading to the sea view terrace. This offers the perfect location for your ceremony. Ceremonies include room hire, flower arrangement, use of music equipment, and chair set up.

Where is Watersmeet Hotel located?

The Watersmeet Hotel in Woolacombe and offers one of the finest coastal locations in the West Country with breathtaking sea views across the waters of Woolacombe Bay and overlooking Combesgate Beach.

Other Information

Use of the spa facilites is complimentary to residents of the hotel. In the indoor leisure suite offers an indoor pool, whirlpool spa bath and steam room. In the Summer months the outdoor pool is open to cool off from the sun or relax around on the sun loungers. For extra relaxation book in for a massage or facial in the dedicated treatment room. 

Top facilities

Disabled Access

Wedding Coordinator Available


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We would like to thank you all for making our wedding weekend so perfect. We couldn't have asked for anything better. Nothing was to much trouble for any of you and us and all of our guests only have good things to say. What an advert for North Devon! The food was amazing throughout the weekend a...

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Where to start!? We got married at the Watersmeet on Saturday 4th May. We had exclusive use from Friday until Sunday. Everything, without exception was perfect. The location, Staff, food, service. All our guests commented on all of these things saying they were outstanding. Helen, Rebecca and the...

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We have had the most perfect wedding and weekend. We could not have asked for anything better, it has been made all the more special by meeting the kind and wonderful people who have helped and supported us. Thank you for all your help, kindness and reassurances, not only on the day but on the ru...

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We just want to say a huge thank you for the wonderful weekend you organised for our wedding. Everything was superb, from the food, waiting staff, girls on Reception, Bar.. you have all been amazing and made sure everything was perfect just as we wanted. We and our guests will remember this fabul...

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We just wanted to say a massive and heartfelt thank you to you all following our wedding in April. We simply had the most incredible and memorable day, of which you played such an integral part. It really felt like nothing was too much trouble and we felt in very safe hands. Wish we could do it a...

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We would like to thank you all for everything you all did to make my daughters wedding weekend so perfect for us. The care and interest you all took to look after us and our friends and family was outstanding and we will always be grateful to you all.

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To the Watersmeet team. Thank you all so very much for making our wedding such a wonderful occasion. You are all amazing and we really appreciate the hard work you put in. Love & Best wishes, D & R.

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Thank you for making our wedding day so special. Everyone said how relaxed the day was - not stuffy and formal! The venue is beautiful and the staff were fantastic.

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Facilities & information


Free broadband access (wifi)

Swimming pool


Award Winning

Bars, Cafes & Other

Disabled Access

Parking Available


Wheelchair Access

Dining Options

Alcohol License

Buffet Catering

Seated Catering

Evening Entertainment

Dance floor

DJ Facilities

Staff Assistance

Master of Ceremonies/Toastmaster

Wedding Coordinator Available


Wedding Couple

Wedding Guests

Wedding Party



Extra info

Wedding Capacity: 60

Wedding Capacity Civil License: 60

Wedding Capacity Indoor: 60

Minimum Wedding Capacity: 2

Minimum Wedding Capacity Civil License: 2

Minimum Wedding Capacity Indoor: 2

Nearest Train Station: Barnstaple

Mastercard: Yes

MaestroSwitch: Yes

Visa: Yes

Arrival information and directions

Address: Woolacombe, Woolacombe, Devon, WoolacombeEX34 7EB, United Kingdom

From Barnstaple continue through Braunton and onto Woolacombe. At the Esplanade turn right and the hotel is located approx. quarter of a mile on the left.

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