Ever since the 1920s, when Percy Brend opened a butcher’s shop on Barnstaple’s Butcher’s Row, the Brend family have been a permanent fixture in the South West. We’ve come a long way since then, but our dedication to personal service and treating our customers as individuals remains as strong as its always been.
Over the years, we have built up a portfolio of hotels across the West Country, starting with the Royal Hotel in Bideford and steadily expanding the unique Brend Hotels philosophy to the eleven hotels, number of restaurants, spas and championship golf course it covers today.
In the decades since Brend Hotels was formed, we have honed and perfected the profession of luxury hoteliers, constantly updating our properties with new facilities and stylish refurbishments to meet our guests’ evolving needs. That’s why we’re confident that when you choose to stay with Brend Hotels, you’re choosing the finest hospitality the West Country has to offer.
Our guests often tell us that our passion for excellence is in a class of its own and was a huge contributing factor to our AA Hotel Group of the Year 2015-16 win. You will experience this in our superb cuisine, crafted with care and imagination, the attentive personal service and our focus on exceeding your expectations throughout your stay.
As a family run business, we are proud of our heritage and our outstanding levels of customer service. With our generations of experience, we believe nobody can match us for sheer depth of know-how about what you expect and enjoy on a luxury holiday.
So come and experience for yourself the unique magic that sets Brend Hotels apart. You will discover a warmth of welcome that is truly world class.
Discover more about our history here.