“ I have never before, in my long and eclectic career, been gifted with such an abundance of natural beauty as I experienced filming War Horse on Dartmoor.” Steven Spielberg.

The Bedford Hotel – A Classic Christmas Break

Will you join us for our Classic Christmas Break at The Bedford?

Warm comfort, exceptional food, good cheer – and a break away from the day-to-day.

Three night Christmas Break from £595 per person.
Four night Christmas Break from £705 per person.

Our Classic Christmas Break includes a comfy room and breakfast, traditional six course Christmas Day Lunch, dinner each evening (including Christmas Day buffet supper, and a superb Wine Tasting Dinner for guests arriving on 23rd December), casino night and movie night.

Bookings and more information:  01822 613221

Friday 23rd December
If you’re arriving today, you can look forward to our Christmas Wine Tasting Dinner – a superb four-course set-menu dinner, with carefully matched wines introduced by our expert.

Christmas Eve – Saturday 24th December
The Christmas festivities begin in earnest, with a distinctly indulgent four-course candlelit dinner, with a little live music to set the scene.

Christmas Day – Sunday 25th December
Happy Christmas from the whole team! Enjoy your hearty Devon Breakfast – but be sure to leave room for a sumptuous and traditional Six Course Christmas Day Lunch. Enjoy a lazy afternoon in our warm lounges, and look forward to Chef’s delicious cold buffet supper, followed by movie night with ice cream and popcorn.

Boxing Day – Monday 26th December
Enjoy a guided stroll around some of Tavistock’s historic highlights after breakfast.  This evening, look forward to a relaxed three course dinner in the elegant surroundings of our Woburn Restaurant, followed by a flutter on the casino tables (just for fun!).

Tuesday 27th December
Take your time over a lazy breakfast.  We’ll be sorry to say farewell – perhaps we can tempt you to stay another night or two?

Festive Lunch and Dinner

Butternut squash velouté – garlic croutons, nutmeg cream

Howells smoked ham hock – piccalilli, Jail Ale toast, pickles, herb cress, pork crumb

The Bedford prawn cocktail – burnt lemon mayonnaise, avocado, pickled fennel, hot smoked salmon, parmesan cheese straw, caviar, frissé

Roast Devon turkey – traditional festive trimmings, pork & sage stuffing, gravy

Dartmoor beef & Jail Ale suet pudding – garlic cream potato, onion ring, buttered greens, beef dripping herb crumb

Gilt head bream  – celeriac remoulade, Brixham langoustine bisque, cockles, pak choi, cress, chive oil

Falafel cake – glazed root vegetables, coriander, pomegranate, herb salad, Rose Harissa dressing

Christmas Pudding – Devon clotted cream, brandy sauce, pecan & honey crumb

The Bedford lemon posset – curd, spiced blackberries, meringue, sorbet, sorrel

West Country cheeses – Devon chutney, crackers, grapes

Three course Festive Lunch, 1st – 24th December:  £29
Three course Festive Dinner, 1st – 22nd December:  £33

We will request a deposit of £10 per person when you book.
Festive Lunches are available for individual tables or larger groups. 
Festive Dinners are available for parties of 8 or more people.

Bookings and more information:  01822 613221