Luxury Events

Special occasions done right... 

With its riverside setting, country house atmosphere and exceptional cuisine, the Imperial Hotel in Barnstaple makes a great choice for a business meeting or conference.

 Whether it’s for a special dinner for a society, birthday celebration, anniversary or other special event– you can be sure that the dedicated and attentive staff at the Imperial will go out of their way to make your function a success. The talented chefs at our 4 Star hotel will prepare an amazing meal with fresh local produce, whether you would like a sit down formal banquet, a buffet, or anything in between. 

The Arlington Restaurant, with its beautiful decor and chandeliers, is as impressive a setting as you could find anywhere. Or for smaller events, you can opt for one of our two private dining rooms, the Kingsley Suite and the Grenville Room. Both have their own distinctive character and make a very special party venue.

Whatever the occasion, our banqueting menus, created by our talented chefs, will impress any gathering.

Call us on 01271 345861 to book your speical event today! 

Birthdays & Anniversaries

Birthdays & Anniversaries

There’s always an excuse for a celebration at The Imperial, so whether your turning another year older or celebrating a milestone in your relationship, we are the perfect venue to host your event. Whether it is an intimate fine dining experience with your family or a large banquet event with friends we will take care of every little detail and make sure whatever you a celebrating will be one to remember! 

Baby Showers

Baby Showers

The Imperial is perfect for hosting your next baby shower or christening. Shower the mother-to-be with attention and hold a sophisticated baby shower with a delicious Afternoon tea in our lavish Terrace Lounge or a beautiful private room in your choice of function rooms. 

Gala Dinners

Gala Dinners

For a Gala Dinner that's the highlight of the social and corporate calendar, you can trust The Imperial Hotel. Our dedicated team of staff and highly skilled chefs work together to ensure the delivery of seamless events that captivates every guest. We will provide bespoke menus 

Guest Accomodation

Guest Accomodation

Should your guests wish to make your event into a mini break away, we offer 10% off the best available rate when you have an event with us. This allows you and your guests to add luxury to your event, and gain some peace of mind knowing you have an exquisite room waiting for you once the event has come to an end.