Conference facilities

Exeter is fortunate in having a large number of conference facilities both within the city and slightly further afield. 

Below some of the key conference locations which can cater for at least 100 delegates are listed.  There is also a large number of smaller conference venues. 

Visit Conference Exeter for more on conference venues in and around Exeter. 

Exeter City Football Club

St James Park, Stadium Way, Exeter, EX4 6PX
Tel: 01392 413958

The Park is suitable for any event from conferences, seminars and weddings to corporate functions. The Park can cater for 2 to 250 people. With 12 suites available for hire, this venue has something to suit everyone. Free parking on site for 100 cars.

Exeter Corn Exchange

George Street (Public entrance in Market Street), Exeter, EX1 1BU
Tel: 01392 665866
Fax: 01392 665940

Multi-purpose venue in the centre of Exeter. Visit Exeter Corn Exchange  for more information.

Exeter Phoenix

Bradninch Place, Gandy Street
Exeter, EX4 3LS

Exeter Phoenix is an arts venue situated in the centre of the city, close to the High Street and Exeter Central station.

It has spaces suitable for 15 to 200+ people. From meeting rooms and studio spaces, to their Cinema Studio 74 and the main auditorium, there is something for everyone. Catering is available, provided by the Exeter Phoenix Café Bar. Visit the Exeter Phoenix Website to find out more.

Exeter Racecourse

Kennford, Exeter, EX6 7XS
Tel: 01392 832599

Fully established conference and events centre, set in a picturesque location to ensure a perfect setting for any event (pictured above). Can accommodate up to 250 delegates. Visit Exeter Racecourse for more information.

The University of Exeter

Event Exeter
Reed Hall, Streatham Drive, Exeter. EX4 4QR
Tel: 0300 5550212
Fax: 01392 723512

Our impressive portfolio of conference venues in the heart of Exeter offers everything you could require in one central location. We can accommodate as few as 10 day delegates to up to 1,500 delegates, as well as boasting on-site accommodation for up to 600 residential guests. Visit the Event Exeter website for more information.

Flybe Training Academy

Exeter International Airport, Exeter, EX5 2LJ
Tel: 01392 880946

Conveniently situated at Exeter International Airport and close to the M5 motorway, the Flybe Training Academy is the perfect venue for conferences, corporate hospitality functions, training sessions and meetings.

On offer are 26 rooms in a variety of sizes and set ups including theatre, boardroom, U-shape, cabaret and computer based training styles. In addition, there is a large conference suite that can accommodate up to 120 people. 

Visit Flybe - Room Hire for more information.

Sandy Park

Sandy Park Way, Exeter, EX2 7NN
Tel: 01392 427427

Conference and banqueting centre situated just off the M5 with on site car parking, catering for 4 to 450+. Visit Sandy Park for more information.

The Matford Centre

Matford Park Road, Exeter. EX2 8FD
Tel: 01392 665480
Fax: 01392 665935

A modern purpose built business, exhibition, entertainment and meeting complex. Visit The Matford Centre for more information.

The Royal Albert Memorial Museum (RAMM)

Queen Street, Exeter, EX3 4RX
Tel: Jacqui Channon on 01392 265384
General enquiries: 01392 265858
Email: or

Exeter's RAMM is the perfect location for any event, from large receptions for up to 500 guests to small memorable gatherings focussing on a particular exhibition or as a unique venue for a private dinner party.


Clyst St Mary, Exeter. EX5 1DJ
Tel: 01392 446000
Fax: 01392 445843

A major exhibition centre to the east of Exeter, 1.5 miles from Junction 30 of the M5. Westpoint can cater for conferences from 100 to 5,000 people, with ample free parking and other activities. Visit Westpoint Arena for more information.

Research Innovation Learning and Development (RILD)

Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital, Barrack Road, Exeter, EX2 5DW

The Research Innovation Learning and Development (RILD) building is a state of the art facility that  houses a number of seminar rooms, a lecture theatre and specialist medical training rooms. These  rooms are available for hire for both NHS and non NHS organisations, and can accommodate up to 130 delegates. Room rentals are available 7 days per  week including evenings and weekends.  All rooms are fully accessible and disabled parking is available. Refreshments and catering are available on request. Visit   RILD Conference Centre for more information.

City Futures Space

The Exeter City Futures Space is a co-working hub for individuals, commercial and social ventures that will deliver a significant positive impact on the city and surrounding region.

City Futures Space Exeter is open 9am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday, and is located at Broadwalk House, Southernhay. Anyone who is interested can pop in and a member of the Exeter City Futures team will be happy to show you around. Visit us to find out more over a cup of tea or a game of pool.




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Last updated 13 February 2018