Unique Conferencing & EVENTS
Set in the heart of mid-Devon, Bickleigh Castle is a privately owned venue. It has excellent links to the M5, Bristol and Exeter Airports and easy access to Exeter St Davids and Tiverton Parkway railway stations. Trains from London Paddington to Tiverton take approximately two hours. We have more than adequate parking, which includes space for coaches.
We some five good-sized reception rooms available for meetings, including the Great Hall of the Castle itself and the large first floor conference room which affords considerable privacy and has good wifi and other facilities. Our dedicated events team will be happy to guide you through your corporate event. Whether you are holding a seminar, board meeting, training day or corporate dinner, we have the experience to coordinate the smooth running of your event and help you achieve your goals. Conferences we have held recently have been for numbers of delegates ranging from 16 to 40, but it is possible to host more on a day basis. We have accommodation for up to 18 guests non-sharing or more if some twin or double rooms are shared. There is extra accommodation available very nearby.
Put Fun On Your Agenda
Bickleigh Castle is a Grade 1 listed building nestled in the heart of Devon – 20 minutes from the M5 and easy to reach from Tiverton Parkway and Exeter Railway stations, as well as Bristol and Exeter airports. The Castle stands proudly in the Exe Valley, surrounded by countryside, with the River Exe running through the Estate, making it the perfect backdrop for your ultimate house party.
The private estate has acres of room for as much fun and adventure as you imagine. From Kayaking, Segways, Zorbing to team building extravaganzas, why not put fun on your agenda and find out how we can give you and your teams a day of experiences to remember.
Plenty of Activities for You
Available for House Party guests are our outdoor four-seater Jacuzzi in a discreet and leafy setting, our Croquet lawn, the hard Tennis Court, and space for activities such as Archery, Zorbing, football and cricket. As we have the River Exe flowing through the grounds, it is possible to try some Kayaking, and also fly-fishing (if you have the kit). Our quiet lane is suitable for running, walking, cycling and riding (though it is more usual for people to book riding at our local stables) and we can arrange for you clay-pigeon shooting at a nearby shooting school. In all, Bickleigh Castle offers great scope for outdoor activities, especially in the Summer months.
We can also offer a variety of indoor activities including a late-night Movie, a Castle History Tour, a Treasure Hunt, a Casino (at extra cost), various games – we welcome suggestions.