Ten ways to make your corporate event simply splendid

Posted 08.05.2017

What ho! Are you putting together a corporate function and not quite sure where to have it? We agree, there are so many options, so many places to choose from – where do you start? You may need to have a jolly good think about what you want from...

Posted 10.04.2017

I say! What do you put at the top of your list when you think about luxury? A chic Chanel handbag, top of the range motor, swish Manolo Blahniks or a stylish Rolex watch? All very lovely, we agree. Devon-made luxury Here in Devon we know all about ...

Posted 10.03.2017

What ho! Is there anywhere as beautiful as Devon when Spring uncloaks and brings us warmth, new life, and longer days? At Deer Park, we love this time of year. It’s simply spiffing! If you’ve wandered through our grounds, you may have ...

Posted 03.02.2017

 What ho! How about putting some fun into your corporate agenda? The Deer Park team is brimming with ideas to make sure your business meetings, events and teambuilding activities are simply splendid. So, what do we have up our sleeve?  ...

Posted 06.01.2017

You’ve decided to get married – ding dong, we are totally thrilled for you! One of the first questions you will ask is where to set your wedding, the most important event of your life… so far. Choosing a location simply because of convenience...

Posted 25.10.2016

As a head chef for many years, I have been used to the month of December being filled to the brim with endless turkeys, cranberry sauce and stuffing. However, there are many festive treats I like to prepare at home which provide all the hearty warmth...

Posted 17.10.2016

Autumn is a wonderful time of year in the garden here at Deer Park. We've had some fabulously cool, misty mornings and bright sunny days in late September and early October. The trees are just starting to turn with the Persian Ironwoods, Liquid Ambar...

Posted 13.06.2016

What ho and summer greetings to all of our guests past and present. What a whirlwind of a month it has been here at the Deer Park! With barely a breath to spare we have joined lovers in matrimony, welcomed a group of horned beasts and cooked enough gourmet...

Posted 18.05.2016

What ho! Wedding season is in full swing and we've already played host to some gloriously special days this year at Deer Park. Of course we may be a little biased, but we think that Deer Park Country Hotel is the best wedding venue in the land...

Posted 16.02.2016

What ho! Our greetings from the Deer Park are even more cordial than usual this month as we have a bumper edition of splendid news. As if things were not esteemed enough here, there are some huge things to savour in 2016, from iconic newcomers to some...

Posted 05.01.2016

As the haze of mince pies, port and cigar smoke clears, the aftermath inevitably involves hasty plans to take down some bad habits along with the Christmas decorations. A jolly good idea, but we all know that the road to hell is paved with New Year’...

Posted 11.09.2015

While we always enjoy seeing visitors make a return visit, you might forgive us for feeling especially tickled at the return of beavers to the River Otter. After all, the last time these furry blighters checked in, Henry VIII was on the throne. So, to...

Posted 22.06.2015

Our neighbouring town of Honiton is not only very near, but has several superb activities and attractions squeezed into one small hub. You could have a pleasant mooch around the antique stores or discover the fine heritage of local lace; or alternately...

Posted 05.05.2015

From classic wheels for hire to our splendid forthcoming orangery, there are now even more reasons to book with the Deer Park. Whether it is a standout event or just a cheeky getaway, we do love to add that extra flair to make every visit an occasion...

Posted 20.02.2015

We absolutely delighted to announce that we picked up GOLD at last week’s South West Tourism Awards.We’ve been awarded Gold for the Business and Venue Tourism category which applies to quality tourism businesses that are aimed at the corporate...