Meetings & Conferences
The Castle Hotel offers a superb venue for your next conference, event or board meeting in Somerset. Located in Taunton town centre, we are just minutes from the M5 and a short walk from both the mainline train & coach stations. A perfect venue for regional meetings, The Castle is just half an hour from the outskirts of Exeter and 45 minutes from Bristol by car. Both cities have international airports.
The Castle has 6 versatile spaces to accommodate your next event or meeting.
The Castle’s Penthouse offers the perfect backdrop for upto 14 in a board meeting, with built-in large flat screen TV, surround sound and wireless access for your important presentations. It's also versatile with its own private bar, offering a stylish for up to 22 guests at a private dinner party, or 34 for a cocktail reception. The private rooftop terrace can even be used during the warmer months for a relaxed BBQ.
If you are looking for a very functional yet comfortable space, then our Syndicate room is the perfect choice. Boardroom layout for up to 8, wall mounted flatscreen TV, conference phone available and completely private for important meetings and interviews.
Our grand Music Room can seat up to 80 for a banquet or up to 140 theatre style. It is perfect for a product launch or lecture.
Our Garden room adjoins the Wisteria room on the ground floor of the hotel, making it an ideal choice for accessibility. It overlooks the Castle’s Norman moat wall and seats up to 50 people for dinner on its own or it can be joined with the Wisteria room to create a large L-shape, comfortably seating up to 80 people banquet style.
The Wisteria Room, also located on the ground floor, accommodates up to 30 people dining or up to 50 theatre style.
Tucked away in its own private corner, our snug is the perfect location for an informal coffee meeting for up to 8 people.
The Castle is renowned for its fantastic food and service. Our award winning kitchen team, led by Liam Finnegan, offer a variety of options to suit your wedding breakfast and reception needs. We also offer a bespoke menu service, just ask Megan or Katie for more information.