Book a wedding in 2020 and receive a free afternoon tea for four people at the hotel. For new weddings only.
Your initial contact must be made through Guides for Brides. Terms & conditions
Type of Ceremony
Civil ceremony licensed
Humanist / Celebrant weddings
Pubs & Restaurants
1 to 9 guests
BBQ & Hog Roasts
One wedding per day
Live music permitted
Onsite car parking
What Our Couples Love
- All-inclusive packages and bespoke packages available too
- Complimentary Privilege room on the Night of your Wedding and discounted hotel rates for your guests
- Located near the historical yet fully equipped city centre
- Dedicated wedding planner to help you through your journey and answer any questions you may have
- Fitness gym and swimming pool on-site which hotel wedding residents are welcome to use
- Able to accommodate both large and intimate parties of up to 150 people.
- Seymour suite can hold up to 120 people and hosts it's own private bar and terrace
- Build your own wedding package available for couples who want something personalised and tailored to them
- Packages can include as much or as little as you want meaning you can shop around for additional suppliers or leave it mostly up to us to book for you.
Special Guides for Brides offers
Mercure Exeter Southgate Hotel wedding deal
Sunset Wedding package for 2021
Based on 40 guests
Reception room hire
A private drinks reception, on our outdoor patio terrace (weather dependant),
A choice of
-Pink Gin and tonic
BBQ or Street food Style buffet
A Glass of Fizz per person to toast
Slice of Pizza or bacon baps served between 10pm – 11pm
Our resident DJ to provide the evening entertainment
A dedicated co-ordinator to assist you during the planning stages
A dedicated banqueting manager to look after you and your guests throughout your
White chair covers and your choice of coloured sash
Cake stand and knife
Complimentary deluxe double bedroom for the happy couple on the night of the
wedding inclusive of a bottle of bubbly and breakfast
Discounted accommodation rates for your guests
Additional day guests - £45
Off peak price £1700 (Sundays – Thursdays)
Terms and conditions
Contact Nicky, our wedding co-ordinator for available dates and terms and conditions. New weddings only.
About Mercure Exeter Southgate Hotel
Mercure Exeter Southgate is a large hotel wedding venue in the enchanted city of Exeter, surrounded by the historic Exeter wall, blossom trees & a stone throw from the Cathedral. Being licensed for civil ceremonies, you can hold your whole day here.
Let us make your ceremony magical, with floor to ceiling windows surrounding our orangery or an option to have a blessing outside on your own private terrace.
Let us host your wedding breakfast in our reception room, with its own private terrace, being the perfect location to enjoy your arrival drinks and canapes and even hold a BBQ or Hog Roast.
Make sure you really make a weekend of it with 156 bedrooms, an indoor swimming pool, sauna, Jacuzzi and plenty of private dining space we really are the ideal venue.
We would love to show you around welcoming you with a glass of fizz in hand.
Pricing info shown in the listing summary:
Based on a typical wedding reception for 50 guests, including venue hire, wedding breakfast, drinks package and evening buffet.