Lympstone Village Hall
See our Booking page for latest information on how Coronavirus restrictions affect bookings.

We have taken a whole set of actions to make the hall COVID-safe and secure. If you want to see the detail, click here for the hall’s risk assessment (version 5 – 23 August). We also ask each hirer to complete an event-specific declaration that they understand and accept the rules of use.

NOTE that from 8 August you MUST wear a mask or other face covering to enter the hall.

If you have booked the hall and need to discuss rescheduling or cancellation, ring the Booking Line on 01395 262640 or e-mail

We think our hall is one of the best equipped and most popular in the whole of Devon. Look around our site to see what we can offer, and details you’ll need on facilities, booking and charges. The best way to get in touch to book or enquire is to use this button – we get all the information we need and the right person can get back to you.

Lympstone Village Hall –

on the Exe Estuary, East Devon

The Village Hall is the centre of village activities. It consists of a single storey complex containing three letting rooms: a Main hall, a Function room, and a Committee room, in addition to a licensed bar and kitchen. These can be hired individually or in various combinations.

Booking line: 01395 262640  NB: Our phone system will hunt for someone to help you. You may hear different ring tones – please don’t hang up!

The complex is used by a wide range of village organisations for social, educational, artistic, and entertainment purposes. It is also used by semi-commercial organisations for example for exercise and keep fit classes. Each year we host a number of wedding ceremonies and receptions and family parties and can advise on decoration and facilities to suit. The hall is the only village hall in Devon licensed as a wedding venue and gives an authentic setting for weddings for up to 110 people. The hall is very suitable for children’s parties.

The hall was built in 1933, has been extended and improved greatly since then, is a registered charity and is managed by a committee of trustees for the benefit of the community.

Lympstone Village

Lympstone is a village of 2000 people on the estuary of the Exe in East Devon. It has good transport links with Exeter and Exmouth by train (5 minutes walk from Lympstone Village station) and by bus and is only 10 km from Junction 30 on the M5. For much more information about facilities, organisations and events in the village as a whole, please click HERE ».

Weddings at Lympstone Village Hall


The hall is fully licensed to conduct weddings and civil ceremonies – we think we are the only village hall in Devon to do this.

It’s a splendid village setting for a traditional and less formal event

All three letting rooms are licensed and we can offer a variety of arrangements to suit weddings and receptions for up to 120 people.

We are now taking bookings for weddings throughout 2021 and 2022. Be aware that Devon Registrars are very busy and that you should book at least 9 months in advance to secure a Saturday early afternoon slot.

In response to the rstrictions imposed because of coronavirus, we offer a deposit-return policy if your wedding cannot go ahead.


Whether you’re looking for somewhere for a family event, wedding or other celebration, Lympstone Village Hall is a great place for a PARTY.

We can cater for up to 150 people. Our layout and facilities give real flexibility, and our refurbished kitchen and bar are central to a good event.

Parties at Lympstone Village Hall

Latest news

Covid – Update on hall opening – effective 17 May 2021

Government guidance and rules for use of public buildings change with effect from Monday 17 May. The hall can then be used for a wider range of events, including: Indoor sporting activities and exercise classes Film shows, plays, concerts - 50% capacity Social clubs,...

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Covid update 4th January 2021

Temporary closure from 4th January The village hall is closed because of national lockdown regulations. You can make reservations for dates after Easter 2021, and through to late 2022, in the expectation that things will be returning to normal then.

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Open again …

The Village Hall has reopened today (Wednesday 2nd December) for activities permitted under the new government regulations in Tier 2. This means exercise and activity classes, and tennis, will resume in our COVID-safe spaces. Class leaders know and will have been in...

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