Conference Venues Devon
The BEST WESTERN Passage House Hotel in Newton Abbot offers a complete range of conferencing facilities for your Devon conference. Our unique location ensures that you will enjoy the benefit of a delightful riverside setting as well as the unique accessibility whether you are travelling by road, rail, or air.

All this makes the Passage House Hotel one of the perfectly positioned conference venues in Devon.  Especially being situated just off the A380 and M5, our conference hotel in Devon is only a mere 15 minutes from Exeter city centre and 10 minutes from Torquay. We have ample free parking on offer and also complimentary WiFi.

The BEST WESTERN Passage House Hotel has a range of great conference facilities to make any corporate event a success.

Whether you are planning a small group meeting or a large conference,  this conference hotel in Devon has a selection of five conference rooms  to choose from with additional conference facilities such as:

  • LCD projector
  • Flipcharts
  • Projector Screens
  • Wi-Fi

A selection of well-equipped function facilities caters for a wide  range of business events and we are pleased to offer the facility for  smaller conferences of up to 28 people in our ‘Estuary Conference Suite’.

The Lighterman’s Restaurant, with its relaxed atmosphere and nautical  theme, provides the ideal setting for an inspirational business lunch  or dinner. With a backdrop of one of the finest river estuaries in South Devon, your dining experience will be one to remember.

Passage House can cater for large conference events or special  functions with a wide range of pre-set and buffet style menus to suit  you and your budget.

Please contact our groups co-ordinator for more details or 01626 355515



Make your special occasion one to remember by holding your event here with at the BEST WESTERN Passage House Hotel

A unique location with the most stunning views and flexible room hire and party packages available to suit all tastes and budgets.

We have a number of different options from formal to informal with a licensed bar and entertainment licence until 1 o’clock your guests can enjoy drinks whilst sat out on our decking terrace and enjoy the wonderful surroundings and hazy sunsets over the Estuary.
Perfect for:

  • Birthdays
  • Christenings
  • Wakes
  • Corporate Parties
  • Christmas Parties
  • Engagement
  • Naming Parties
  • New Year Parties
  • Themed Nights
  • Product Launches
  • Christmas Parties
  • Charity Parties and Events

Theme parties are a great way to celebrate any special occasion and we are able to cater for some of the following themes:-

  • Sportsmen Dinners
  • Casino Evenings
  • Murder Mystery
  • After Dinner Speakers
  • Race Nights
  • A night of Magic
  • Quiz Night

Charity Events

We are very pleased to support Local Charities and Events and have over the years helped many groups and Associations in their ventures.

If you would like to host a Charity Event at the Passage House, we would very much like to hear from you and look forward to supporting you in your proposed events.

We would like to extend our support to your event by offering Complimentary Room Hire for your event (Subject to availability).

The Passage House Hotel is proud to offer it's continued support and be part of the corporate marketing of the Wooden Spoon Rugby Charity.



Sorry to hear of your loss, let us help take some of the stress away from you at this difficult time.

Please contact a member of our team on 01626 355515 or and we can help you organise the funeral gathering.

Choose from one of the following finger buffet menus or we can create a bespoke package for you.

Menu A - £9.00 per person

Selection of finger sandwiches
Prawn Bouchees
Scotch Eggs
Cocktail Sausages
Crisps and Nuts
Cheese and Pineapple

Menu B - £10.50 per person

Deep-fried Goujons of plaice
Selection of finger sandwiches
Mini pasties
Cocktail sausage rolls
Breaded chicken drum-sticks
Vegetarian Quiche
Cheese and Pineapple