Exclusive Wedding Venue in Devon

Powderham Castle is a magical location for your wedding – a stately home for your special day. Seated alongside the Exe Estuary and nestled in 3500 rolling acres of the Powderham Estate, Powderham is the quintessence of romantic exclusivity.  The Castle and its grounds offer a unique variety of venues for the ceremony and reception of your choice – from grand state rooms, to formal gardens and gladed woodland pavilions.  Powderham also provides an experienced team to assist from your very first visit to the morning after the night of your life.

The Castle is licensed for ceremonies, partnerships and receptions of all shapes and sizes. Parties of between 10 to 170 guests can be accommodated in the breath-taking state rooms. Larger receptions can take place in the ornate gardens, with dramatic views over the ancient Deer Park and Estuary.  For those with a more whimsical taste, ceremonies as well as receptions can be hosted in the wonderful Woodland Gardens.

Arriving at Powderham you and your guests will be wrapped in time-honoured hospitality. Powderham has hosted grand and intimate celebrations for over 600 years, and you will be assured of a personal, family welcome from our team,who are dedicated to giving you the wedding day of your dreams.

 Exclusive Accommodation


For those wishing to make a weekend of their wedding, Powderham offers a unique variety of accommodation options. 

The bride and groom may choose to enjoy their wedding night at the Castle itself, with a variety of bridal suites, replete with four-poster beds, ancient furnishings and wonderful views in the morning.

Families and friends are welcome to stay too, with the newly refurbished Georgian Stables House offering the perfect family accommodation only minutes’ walk from the Castle.  The perfect home from home for family members.

Please ask for more detail on inquiry.


contact us

If you would like to book a show round or have any questions please fill in the form at the bottom of this page or call 01626 890243 and we would be more than happy to help, or you can download our wedding brochure here.

Wedding Suppliers

Over many years providing weddings and receptions at Powderham, we have identified the very best in local catering and are therefore pleased to recommend the following:

Over many years providing weddings and receptions at Powderham, we have identified the very best in local suppliers and are therefore pleased to recommend the following: All of our recommended suppliers will provide an excellent service for you and your guests, and will assist you throughout your planning.

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