Weddings

  • Exclusive use

    Burgh Island is dedicated to your ceremony, celebrations and parties. This is undoubtedly one of the most romantic locations in England: a Hotel and a Smuggler’s Inn set on a tidal island, surrounded by sea, sunshine and drama, and at low tide, accessible over the virgin beach. Exclusive use of the Hotel for your wedding includes up to 25 rooms (50 guests) for dinner, bed and breakfast. We have space in our ballroom for an additional 15 non-resident guests (at £75.00 per head).

  • Costs

    The cost for exclusive use of Burgh Island for your Devon wedding is: Sunday–Thurs: £16,000 Fri–Sat: £21,500 All prices are per night. Friday and Saturday bookings have a 2 night minimum hire requirement. We can offer one-night bookings on every other night (except bank holidays), subject to availability. We will work with you on: Advance planning, menu tasting, supervision and advice on your music and entertainment plans, parking on the mainland, transport across the beach and priority check in for the wedding couple and their parents.

  • The day

    These are illustrative timings for weddings: actual depends on your preference and tide times. 12.00: Main suite available for early check in 15.30: All other rooms available 16.00: Ceremony 16.45: Reception 19.00: Wedding Meal 21.00: Band/Entertainment 23.00: Late evening finger buffet 24.00: Bar closes 09.00: Breakfast buffet in Nettlefold. Ask Lilly about is our winter wedding discounted rates! After dusk candle-lit weddings are something of A Thing…

  • Extras

    Music and Entertainment: We have a roster of brands, all of whom are familiar with the hotel and logistics of tides and who offer a range of 1930s period, classical or jazz music. We can also recommend Murder Mystery players and London-based cabaret artists, including ‘Noel Coward’. Wines: Our wine list is extensive. Our house champagne, glamorous Tattinger, comes in at £73 a bottle, while we also offer well-known and loved Bollinger at £95. Our champagne and wine prices are subject to market fluctuations, but we will hold the price quoted to you 6 months before your wedding date.

  • And more

    Consider a ‘signature cocktail’ for your wedding day – our bar staff will create a bespoke tipple, with recipe cards to give to your guests as a keepsake. On party nights, our bar closes at midnight. If you wish to keep the bar open after this time there will be a charge of £500. Spa and beauty: Our in-house therapist, Zorana is available at all times for a relaxing or deep tissue massage, hot stone therapy and facials as well as mani- and pedicures for the finishing touch.

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