Entire Venue at Tunnels Beaches

Bath Place, Ilfracombe, EX34 8AN
Ilfracombe

About this space

The outstanding venue offers you several fully licensed settings for your wedding ceremony and further celebration.

If you wish an outdoor ceremony, Tunnels Beaches` breathtaking thatched gazebo, overlooking the private beach and endless sea, is an awesome location in which to exchange your vows. The venue features large windows, overlooking grand cliffs and marine landscape, is a bespoke place for your indoor ceremony and reception. Spaces can accommodate up to 120 day and up to 180 evening guests.

However, if you wish an intimate (up to 16 closest guests) wedding ceremony only, you can tie the knot by the sea in Tunnels Beaches. The venue offers you exclusive use of the entire venue for four hours, so you can enjoy your unforgettable moments fully.

The venue`s dedicated in-house catering team provides you with delicious food and a range of menu possibilities. You can also tailor a perfect menu regarding both your personal taste and budget.

After your celebration, you and your guests can retreat to any of the nearby self catering accommodations, located at the entrance to Tunnels Beaches, and choose whichever suits both your needs and budget.


Event offers and packages

Wedding Offers

£7750 hire fee
STANDARD PACKAGE
£65 per person
-Mini Devon Scones, Clotted Cream & Jam: Served after the ceremony
-Gourmet BBQ: A combination of dishes up to a value of £35 (5 mains, 6 sides)
-Ice Cream Tricycle: Servet either in the afternoon, evening or both! (1 per person)
-Evening snacks: Chose 1 of the following: Bacon Baps, Sausage Baps, Pasties
-Garden Party Drinks Package: most popular drinks package

Children 4-12: £30 per child

Please note:
To keep it simple, packages cannot be tailored. Please order individual options if you would prefer an alternative combination of food and drinks.
LUXE PACKAGE
£90 per person
-Canapes: Served after the ceremony (choose 4 from options)
-Ice Cream Tricycle: Servet either in the afternoon, evening or both! (1 per person)
-Gourmet BBQ: A combination of dishes up to a value of £45 (5 mains, 6 sides)
-Desserts: 1 delicious dessert (choose any 1 from options)
-Evening food: Chose 1 of the following: Paella, Thai Curry or Giant Nachos
-Garden Party Drinks Package plus 1: most popular drinks package plus 1 extra drink
-Tea and Coffe: Set up as a self-service buffet in the evening

Children 4-12: £40 per child

Please note:
To keep it simple, packages cannot be tailored. Please order individual options if you would prefer an alternative combination of food and drinks.
THE ULTIMATE PACKAGE
£120 per person
-Canapes: Served after the ceremony (choose 4 from options)
-Ice Cream Tricycle: Servet either in the afternoon, evening or both! (1 per person)
-Gourmet BBQ: Any combination of dishes (5 mains, 6 sides)
-'Trio' Mini Desserts: 3 delicious desserts (choose any 3 desserts from options)
-Evening food: Chose 1 of the following: Paella, Thai Curry or Giant Nachos
-Garden Party Drinks Package 'Plus 2': most popular drinks package plus 2 extra drink
-Cake or Cheese: Served in the evening. Artisan cheeses, chutney & crackers
-Tea and Coffe: Set up as a self-service buffet in the evening

-'Love letters': illuminated rustic letters
-Bottle of champagne for the wedding couple
-VW 'Wedding Guests Shuttle': Unlimited trips from 11 pm - 2 am (8-mile radius)
Children 4-12: £50 per child

Please note:
To keep it simple, packages cannot be tailored. Please order individual options if you would prefer an alternative combination of food and drinks.

Prices

Monday
12:00 – 2:00
from £5000 hire fee
Per session
12:00 – 2:00
from £5000 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 2:00. All prices include VAT.
Pricing depends on the season of the year.

Hire fee provides use of the wedding facility and garden overlooking your own exclusively private beach all day and evening of your wedding. Food, drink, Disco/Band and registrar fees are extra. Bar and catering staff are provided by us. Sound & PA systems are integrated throughout the inside and outdoor areas. The stunning setting, garden, stylish interiors and decorative lighting mean minimal decoration is usually required.

Bank holiday Sundays are charged as Saturday
Bank holiday Mondays are charged as Friday
Weekend Weddings: If available, at least one house MUST also be booked for 3 nights across your wedding date.
Couples regularly choose more than one of our accommodation, so book early or you could miss out
Tuesday
12:00 – 2:00
from £5000 hire fee
Per session
12:00 – 2:00
from £5000 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 2:00. All prices include VAT.
Pricing depends on the season of the year.

Hire fee provides use of the wedding facility and garden overlooking your own exclusively private beach all day and evening of your wedding. Food, drink, Disco/Band and registrar fees are extra. Bar and catering staff are provided by us. Sound & PA systems are integrated throughout the inside and outdoor areas. The stunning setting, garden, stylish interiors and decorative lighting mean minimal decoration is usually required.

Bank holiday Sundays are charged as Saturday
Bank holiday Mondays are charged as Friday
Weekend Weddings: If available, at least one house MUST also be booked for 3 nights across your wedding date.
Couples regularly choose more than one of our accommodation, so book early or you could miss out
Wednesday
12:00 – 2:00
from £5000 hire fee
Per session
12:00 – 2:00
from £5000 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 2:00. All prices include VAT.
Pricing depends on the season of the year.

Hire fee provides use of the wedding facility and garden overlooking your own exclusively private beach all day and evening of your wedding. Food, drink, Disco/Band and registrar fees are extra. Bar and catering staff are provided by us. Sound & PA systems are integrated throughout the inside and outdoor areas. The stunning setting, garden, stylish interiors and decorative lighting mean minimal decoration is usually required.

Bank holiday Sundays are charged as Saturday
Bank holiday Mondays are charged as Friday
Weekend Weddings: If available, at least one house MUST also be booked for 3 nights across your wedding date.
Couples regularly choose more than one of our accommodation, so book early or you could miss out
Thursday
12:00 – 2:00
from £5000 hire fee
Per session
12:00 – 2:00
from £5000 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 2:00. All prices include VAT.
Pricing depends on the season of the year.

Hire fee provides use of the wedding facility and garden overlooking your own exclusively private beach all day and evening of your wedding. Food, drink, Disco/Band and registrar fees are extra. Bar and catering staff are provided by us. Sound & PA systems are integrated throughout the inside and outdoor areas. The stunning setting, garden, stylish interiors and decorative lighting mean minimal decoration is usually required.

Bank holiday Sundays are charged as Saturday
Bank holiday Mondays are charged as Friday
Weekend Weddings: If available, at least one house MUST also be booked for 3 nights across your wedding date.
Couples regularly choose more than one of our accommodation, so book early or you could miss out
Friday
12:00 – 2:00
from £6500 hire fee
Per session
12:00 – 2:00
from £6500 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 2:00. All prices include VAT.
Pricing depends on the season of the year.

Hire fee provides use of the wedding facility and garden overlooking your own exclusively private beach all day and evening of your wedding. Food, drink, Disco/Band and registrar fees are extra. Bar and catering staff are provided by us. Sound & PA systems are integrated throughout the inside and outdoor areas. The stunning setting, garden, stylish interiors and decorative lighting mean minimal decoration is usually required.

Bank holiday Sundays are charged as Saturday
Bank holiday Mondays are charged as Friday
Weekend Weddings: If available, at least one house MUST also be booked for 3 nights across your wedding date.
Couples regularly choose more than one of our accommodation, so book early or you could miss out
Saturday
12:00 – 2:00
from £7750 hire fee
Per session
12:00 – 2:00
from £7750 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 2:00. All prices include VAT.
Pricing depends on the season of the year.

Hire fee provides use of the wedding facility and garden overlooking your own exclusively private beach all day and evening of your wedding. Food, drink, Disco/Band and registrar fees are extra. Bar and catering staff are provided by us. Sound & PA systems are integrated throughout the inside and outdoor areas. The stunning setting, garden, stylish interiors and decorative lighting mean minimal decoration is usually required.

Bank holiday Sundays are charged as Saturday
Bank holiday Mondays are charged as Friday
Weekend Weddings: If available, at least one house MUST also be booked for 3 nights across your wedding date.
Couples regularly choose more than one of our accommodation, so book early or you could miss out
Sunday
12:00 – 2:00
from £6250 hire fee
Per session
12:00 – 2:00
from £6250 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 2:00. All prices include VAT.
Pricing depends on the season of the year.

Hire fee provides use of the wedding facility and garden overlooking your own exclusively private beach all day and evening of your wedding. Food, drink, Disco/Band and registrar fees are extra. Bar and catering staff are provided by us. Sound & PA systems are integrated throughout the inside and outdoor areas. The stunning setting, garden, stylish interiors and decorative lighting mean minimal decoration is usually required.

Bank holiday Sundays are charged as Saturday
Bank holiday Mondays are charged as Friday
Weekend Weddings: If available, at least one house MUST also be booked for 3 nights across your wedding date.
Couples regularly choose more than one of our accommodation, so book early or you could miss out

Capacity

Standing
up to 160
Dining
up to 120

Catering and drinks

In-house catering
External catering not allowed
Venue provides alcohol
BYO alcohol not allowed

Facilities

Wi-Fi
PA system / speakers
Air conditioning
Natural light
Accommodation available
Paid parking is available on-site (35 spaces)
Live Band Facilities
Overnight accommodation for wedding couple and guests
Pets Welcome
Projector
Flatscreen TV
Whiteboard
Flipchart
Conference call facilities
Storage space
Quiet space

Music & sound equipment

Own music allowed
Bring your own DJ
Noise restriction

Accessibility

Disabled access toilets
Wheelchair accessible

Rules of the space

Allowed events

Promoted and ticketed events
Wedding licence
Temporary event notices (TENs) available

Host rules

CANCELLATION TIME:
Within 12 months of your Wedding date – 100% of current statement balance payable.
Within 9 months of your Wedding date – as above plus £2000 cancellation fee.


-Children up to 3 years old free of charge
-Due to food hygiene regulations, we are not allowed to let customers take leftover food home.
-Fireworks and paper lanterns are not allowed.
-The £2500 booking and administration fee is strictly non-refundable in any circumstances.
-Cancellations must be made in writing.


In search of a truly unique and breathtaking wedding venue? Tunnels Beaches, a beautiful coastal wedding venue nestled within impressive cliffs, invites you to celebrate your unforgettable big day in a stunning location. The venue offers you picturesque scenery and a private beach, where you can enjoy beautiful sunsets, relaxed atmosphere and impeccable service.

The spectacular venue, located in South West of England in North Devon, can be accessed via one of the four 19th century hand-carved tunnels through the dramatic cliffs. The tunnels can be accessed via the main road, from Barnstaple either via the A361 via Braunton (15 miles) or the B 3230 from Barnstaple (12 miles).


FAQ

Please contact Tunnels Beaches using the enquiry form to confirm the cancellation and refund policy for your event.

At Tunnels Beaches, the following catering options are available:

  • In-house catering service is available
  • Paid parking is available on-site: 35 spaces
At Entire Venue, you can host various events such as Social Parties, Weddings, Outdoor, Style, Corporate Events.

For detailed pricing tailored to your event, please contact the venue.

Tunnels Beaches is located at Bath Place, in the Ilfracombe.


Location