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We’re starting 2020 on a roll here at Kitley House Hotel with a Commendation in the South West Tourism Awards as ‘Wedding Venue of the Year’. Recognition that we are one of the best places to get married in the whole of the South West region is praise indeed and comes...read more
Kitley House Hotel is celebrating today having won Gold and Silver in the prestigious Devon Tourism Awards 2019. The four* hotel at Yealmpton, near Plymouth, was delighted to win Gold as ‘Wedding Venue of the Year’ against stiff competition from other leading...read more
Earlier this month, Kitley had the pleasure of welcoming over 70 guests to a special Wedding Showcase at which we tried out a brand-new format and introduced our new Wedding Coordinator, Nicole West. We’re delighted to say that the afternoon, at which guests...read more
2019 has already been an award-winning year for Kitley House Hotel and we’re delighted that we are now in the running for Gold in this year’s Devon Tourism Awards - in not one but two categories. Following a meeting of the judging panel last week, Kitley is through to...read more
Kitley House Hotel & Restaurant is delighted to have been awarded the accolade of Hidden Gem of the Year by LUX Life Magazine in this year’s prestigious Hotel & Spa Awards. We couldn’t have come up with a better title than ‘Hidden Gem’ ourselves - our new...read more
Kitley House Hotel is delighted to share the news that from September 1st 2019 we will have four dog-friendly bedrooms within the hotel. The hotel reception, bar and grounds have always welcomed our four-legged friends. After listening to our guests and taking...read more
Top Devon chefs Peter Gorton, Master Chef of Great Britain, and Jim Fisher of Exeter Cookery School demonstrated their skills at Kitley House Hotel at the end of June. They joined their peers in hospitality and catering, including Kitley’s newly-appointed Head Chef,...read more
White’s Devonshire Directory, written in 1850, describes Yealmpton as “a large and respectable village, with many good houses… pleasantly situated on a salubrious acclivity, overlooking the river Yealm, 7 miles E. by S. of Plymouth, and 5½ miles W. of Modbury…” ...read more
Kitley House Hotel & Restaurant near Yealmpton is delighted to have won a national accolade in the Best Venue category of this year’s Event Entertainment Awards. Presented by BookEntertainment.co.uk, the Awards recognise the...read more
Over the past year, Kitley has been undergoing a huge transformation - outside, inside and, now, online. We are really pleased to reveal the result of months of hard work on the development of a bespoke new website, which showcases all of our recent changes at the...read more
The last year has been a watershed one for Kitley House Hotel. The manor house started life some 500 years ago as the ancestral home of relatives of the Bastard family, who took over its management again in early summer 2018 after several decades during which the...read more
What a way to round off the hotel’s first year of business under new ownership! We have just received the exciting news that Kitley House Hotel has won Best Event Venue South West in the prestigious Event Entertainment Awards 2019. Presented by...read more
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Fresh food prepared by our chef and his team, using local ingredients, many from our own estate. Try our new à la carte menu for dinner, a bar-style lunch or indulge in a cream tea on the terrace.
Whatever your business needs, let us make your event a success. Kitley House is the perfect choice for meetings, conferences and residential courses with flexible rooms catering for up to 100 people.
We found Kitley House to be a gem hidden away within acres of woodland just waiting to be explored. The house is full of historic charm and the rooms and service were faultless. Worth the drive from London and will be returning.
Mark Bush, guest
The last time we stayed at Kitley House it was excellent. Service, food, entertainment - All First Class!
Kitley has a very different feel to it now. It is cosier and visibly more cared for now that it is a family run hotel. The staff are still as friendly as they have ever been but the place itself now appears to be being loved.
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