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Best Western Lord Haldon Country House Hotel.

Excellence near Exeter.

Best Western Lord Haldon Country House Hotel is set in large, sumptuous private grounds with views over the surrounding countryside, giving you all the peace, quiet and quality you could possibly want. All our rooms are individually furnished and decorated, and many enjoy views over the rolling Devonshire countryside so youll be able to feast your eyes indoors and out!

The hotel is an ideal place to stay, but just as wonderful to return to. After a delightful day in Devon, which may include a trip to the Cathedral city of Exeter, a jaunt to the coast or a ramble across the moors, the Best Western Lord Haldon Country House is even more welcoming!

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For enquiries or to make a reservation please call 0844 387 6256*


Bars, Free WIFI, Pets Allowed, Restaurants, No Lift
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets: Accepted £7.50 per pet per night, in selected rooms only.
Check-in & Check-out
14:00 | 11:00
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Rooms & Rates


Dining and Bars

Chef Daniel Foreman


The Courtyard

The Courtyard Restaurant has gained an enviable reputation for its high standard of service and cuisine. When you taste the dishes made with carefully sourced local produce, you'll see exactly why! In the summer you can dine in sunshine as well as style in the courtyard thats adjacent to the restaurant, or on the patio alongside the bar.

Opening hours

Breakfast: 07:00 - 09:30
Lunch: 12:00 - 14:00
Dinner: 18:00 - 21:00
Weekend times may vary

Tower Bar

If you are looking for a lite-bite or informal meal, the Tower Bar is the perfect place. You can also sample some local real ale, and catch the big match on Sky Sports.

Opening hours

Weekend times may vary


We can offer the perfect wedding package for all Bride's and Groom's. Each wedding is tailor made to fit your choices. We can arrange small intimate weddings up to large weddings of 200 guests.

Wedding service and reception venue

On arrival, you'll find a red carpet waiting for you as well as friendly staff and drinks on the lawn! You can then pose for those all-important photos in our beautiful gardens overlooking stunning countryside.


We have a number of different options for wedding days, please speak to a wedding advisor so we can cater for your perfect day.


Registry office:
Devon County Council
Devon Registry castle Street Exeter EX4 3PQ
0845 155 1002

Complimemtary honeymoon suite subject to conditions.

The Best Western Lord Haldon Hotel, is situated on the outskirts of the city of Exeter in acres of breathtaking countryside.

For any enquiries please call Ruth Brown on 01392 832483

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

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Nearest motorway: M5, J31, 4.00 miles
Nearest train station: Exeter St Davids, 5.00 miles
Nearest airport: Exeter, 10.00 miles
Free parking on site (100 spaces)


What's nearby?


  • Exeter City FC (4.5 miles)

  • Exeter Chiefs (5 miles)

  • Torquay United (20 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Exeter Catherdral (5 miles)

  • Exeter's Underground Passages (5 miles)

  • Royal Albert Memorial Museum and Gallery (5 miles)

  • Haldon Forest (3 miles)

  • Exeter Race Course (3 miles)


  • Exeter City Centre (4.5 miles)

  • Plymouth (45 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

Our delightful hotel is an established meeting and conference venue, thanks to a range of rooms that are suitable for all different sizes of event. They can all be laid out to your specifications too speaking of which, we also provide a variety of equipment to make sure things run smoothly.

Available room set ups

U shape

Belvedere Suite

A large function room that can be split in to three. Ideal room that can be used for roadshows and exhibition work.

Lawrence Room

Ideal meeting room for small meetings

Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Belvedere Suite 250 60 30 40 160
Garden Room 50 25 20 28 24
Lawrence Room 20 0 0 8 0
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506


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Lovely hotel

21/10/2016 David G, Pembroke, United Kingdom

Lovely hotel in great surroundings. Room, service and food good. Great place to stay if you like out of the way places but don't expect great night life! Suited me just fine, would defiantly stay here... more



20/10/2016 Phil P, Exeter, United Kingdom

We got married here on 24/09/16 and we can't speak highly enough of the place. Ruth and the team are brilliant, nothing is too much trouble and they have patience to spare! The grounds are lovely for... more


Shocking !!

18/10/2016 Wheresmywally,

Booked this lovely hotel well what I thought was nice when we arrived the gardens are beautiful and then u walk in reception and it hits u , down and dingy place , went to our room which had nice vie... more


Hidden away

17/10/2016 Michael B, Dartford

I have stayed here before on business, so was aware that it is accessed by very narrow roads and it is tucked away in the middle of no where. This time I was staying with my wife and our 2 dogs. very ... more


Devon break

16/10/2016 Angela E,

Hotel was very comfortable the service was excellent. This is an ideal wedding venue as the hotel lends itself to some lovely photos and the views across the countryside are stunning. The breakfast ... more