Hotel wedding venues in the Midlands

Hotel wedding venues in the Midlands

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The Cavendish

The Cavendish - 'Chatsworth Experience' Special Offer

Baslow

‘Comfortable, pretty and very English’, the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire’s smart hotel on the Chatsworth Estate delighted readers this year.
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • historic
  • conference_meeting
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • gourmet
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • weddings
  • wi-fi
  • disabled_facilities
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • wildlife_watching
  • honeymoon
  • great_breakfast
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Hambleton Hall

Hambleton Hall - Summer Breaks in Rutland

Oakham

'I find it difficult to make any original comments,’ writes a Guide regular after this year’s visit to Tim and Stefa Hart’s much-loved hotel (Relais & Châteaux) with celebrated grounds reaching down to Rutland Water. ‘All the superlatives have been used by other guests.'
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • tennis
  • country_house
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • outdoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • view
  • activities
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • gourmet
  • parking
  • wi-fi
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • walking
  • romantic
  • golf
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • wildlife_watching
  • honeymoon
  • electric_charging_point
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The George of Stamford

The George of Stamford - Sumptuous Sundays Special Offer

Stamford

‘Another excellent stay,’ reports a Guide regular this year, after returning to Lawrence Hoskins’s ‘very traditional’ town-centre hotel, once a coaching inn on the old Great North Road.
From £195.00 per night
  • wifi
  • weddings
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • child_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • weddings
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  • dog_friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • parking
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Lords of the Manor

Lords of the Manor - 'Idyllic Autumn' Special Offer

Upper Slaughter

A golden stone Carolean manor house-turned-rectory in an ‘idyllic setting’ is run as a 'welcoming, comfortable and relaxing' hotel, under highly experienced manager Michael Obray.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • gourmet
  • country_house
  • historic
  • conference_meeting
  • parking
  • romantic
  • wi-fi
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • for_wine-lovers
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
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The Peacock at Rowsley

The Peacock at Rowsley - 25% Discount Offer

Rowsley

They get so much right at Lord and Lady Manners's 17th-century manor house hotel. Expect a ‘friendly welcome’, ‘good ambience’, housekeeping 'beyond reproach' and 'interesting old paintings', many of members of the owners' family.
  • weddings
  • golf
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • value
  • fishing
  • bandb
  • wifi
  • historic
  • conference_meeting
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • dog_friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
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Old Downton Lodge

Old Downton Lodge - 30% Discount Special Offer

Ludlow

A drive through ‘miles of very narrow roads’ led trusted readers to this restaurant-with-rooms, deep in the Shropshire countryside.
  • weddings
  • walking
  • garden
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • gourmet
  • activities
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • electric_charging_point
  • restaurant_with_rooms
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • for_wine-lovers
  • electric_charging_point
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The Swan

The Swan - Stay and Save (up to 25%) Special Offer

Bibury

‘What a setting!’ On the banks of the River Coln, a busy former 17th-century coaching inn (Cotswold Inns and Hotels), in a quaint village William Morris described as the most beautiful in England.
  • wifi
  • walking
  • parking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • child_friendly
  • bird_watching
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • fishing
  • parking
  • walking
  • wi-fi
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • baby-friendly
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • dog_friendly
  • pub_with_rooms
  • electric_charging_point
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The Lygon Arms

The Lygon Arms

Broadway

‘Bravo! I spent three marvellous days at The Lygon Arms in the Cotswolds.’ A reader in 2019 raves about her stay at this Elizabethan coaching inn with roots in the 1300s.
  • dog_friendly
  • child_friendly
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • indoor_pool
  • weddings
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • wi-fi
  • disabled_facilities
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • historic
  • honeymoon
  • romantic
  • baby-friendly
  • spa
  • vegan-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • for_wine-lovers
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Corse Lawn House

Corse Lawn House

Corse Lawn

‘Little has changed’ at this ‘beautifully maintained and furnished’ pink brick Queen Anne mansion. Guests on a return visit after many years likened it to a wonderful 'time warp'.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • tennis
  • indoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • vegan-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • baby-friendly
  • wi-fi
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Langar Hall

Langar Hall

Langar

‘We arrived on a golden Indian summer late afternoon to a warm welcome, culminating in tea on the lawn, looking beyond the ha-ha to a field.’
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • conference_meeting
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • for_wine-lovers
  • wi-fi
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The Hare and Hounds

The Hare and Hounds

Tetbury

‘It is impossible to criticise this hotel,’ wrote a reader, praising everything from the service to the ‘delicious food’ at this mellow stone hotel.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • parking
  • honeymoon
  • conference_meeting
  • country_house
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • outdoor_dining
  • electric_charging_point
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Biggin Hall

Biggin Hall

Buxton

‘The garden was entertaining at mealtimes. There seemed to be more hens on the lawn this time.’ A trusted reader on a third visit captures the spirit of James Moffett’s manor house hotel in a 'delightful Peak District location'.
  • weddings
  • walking
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • exceptional_value
  • conference_meeting
  • wi-fi
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Fischer’s at Baslow Hall

Fischer’s at Baslow Hall

Baslow

On the edge of the village, with the Peak District on the doorstep, this Jacobean-style Edwardian manor house stands in a beautifully tended garden with sculpted box and yews, potager and arboretum.
  • weddings
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • value
  • wifi
  • gourmet
  • honeymoon
  • conference_meeting
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • for_wine-lovers
  • vegan-friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • country_house
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Brooks Country House

Brooks Country House

Ross-on-Wye

‘An impressive building', this Georgian manor house ‘stands at the top of a valley, overlooking fields, rivers and bucolic bliss’.
  • bird_watching
  • walking
  • outdoor_pool
  • parking
  • wi-fi
  • child_friendly
  • dog_friendly
  • garden
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • country_house
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • good_value
  • for_wine-lovers
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • weddings
  • gym
  • disabled_facilities
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • vegetarian_friendly
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Castle House

Castle House

Hereford

‘It is difficult to find any fault,’ write trusted readers this year, after staying at the Watkins family’s ‘proper individual, independent, truly welcoming hotel’.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • parking
  • historic
  • disabled
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • wi-fi
  • great_breakfast
  • outdoor_dining
  • wildlife_watching
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • baby-friendly
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Hart’s Hotel

Hart’s Hotel

Nottingham

Built in 2003 on the old ramparts of the medieval castle, Tim and Stefa Hart’s city hotel is a sister to their country house, Hambleton Hall (see entry).
  • gym
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • value
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • parking
  • conference_meeting
  • disabled
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • wi-fi
  • baby-friendly
  • dog_friendly
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • vegetarian_friendly
25% voucher
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Wilton Court

Wilton Court

Ross-on-Wye

A river runs through it. Originally a 16th-century courthouse, this mellow sandstone restaurant-with-rooms on the River Wye is ‘steeped in history’.
  • child_friendly
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • value
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • gourmet
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • historic
  • conference_meeting
  • view
  • weddings
  • wi-fi
  • disabled_facilities
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • restaurant_with_rooms
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Goldstone Hall

Goldstone Hall

Market Drayton

‘Hands-on owners, attention to detail and a warm and friendly ambience.’ All-round plaudits this year for John and Sue Cushing’s Georgian manor house hotel.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • wifi
  • conference_meeting
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • wheelchair_accessible
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Bay Tree Hotel

Bay Tree Hotel

Burford

A wisteria-festooned arch frames the entry to this prettily refurbished hotel, in a hilly Cotswold town.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • conference_meeting
  • baby-friendly
  • wi-fi
  • electric_charging_point
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Fuzzy Duck

Fuzzy Duck

Armscote

A local hot spot for real ales, signature cocktails and zesty pub classics, the Slater siblings have got country comfort down to a fine art at their stylish 18th-century coaching inn.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • pub_with_rooms
  • conference_meeting
  • baby-friendly
  • wi-fi
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • parking
  • weddings
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Brockencote Hall

Brockencote Hall

Chaddesley Corbett

Imagine that a 'stylishly renovated' château has been lifted from the Loire valley and set down in 'magnificent' parkland with lake, fountain and 17th-century dovecote, all in deepest Worcestershire.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • fishing
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • parking
  • tennis
  • conference_meeting
  • disabled
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • romantic
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • wi-fi
  • for_wine-lovers
  • vegetarian_friendly
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The Painswick

The Painswick

Painswick

In an ‘idyllic’ Cotswolds hillside village, this Palladian merchant’s mansion with Arts and Crafts add-ons is part of the Calcot Collection (see Calcot).
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • conference_meeting
  • view
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • gourmet
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • vegan-friendly
  • walking
  • wi-fi
  • romantic
  • spa
  • cycling
  • for_wine-lovers
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Calcot & Spa

Calcot & Spa

Tetbury

Families have 'a grand time' at this 16th-century manor house with spa, in ‘lovely manicured grounds’.
  • gym
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • parking
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • romantic
  • disabled
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • tennis
  • baby-friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • wi-fi
  • cycling
  • vegan-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
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The George Hotel

The George Hotel

Hathersage

The legend of Robin Hood runs through the village where Little John is said to be buried, and another merry man, veteran hotelier Eric Marsh, owns this ancient coaching inn.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • wifi
  • parking
  • conference_meeting
  • wi-fi
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • historic
  • good_value
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Barnsley House

Barnsley House

Cirencester

There is ‘a romantic air’ to this Cotswold stone mansion, built in the 1690s and extended in the 1820s. Today a hotel and spa, it is part of the Calcot Collection (see entry for Calcot).
  • weddings
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • fishing
  • spa
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • tennis
  • country_house
  • outdoor_pool
  • historic
  • conference_meeting
  • disabled
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • honeymoon
  • wi-fi
  • wheelchair_accessible

Hotels not in the Guide that you may want to consider

Hotel wedding venues in the Midlands

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Brooks Country House

Brooks Country House

Ross-on-Wye

‘An impressive building', this Georgian manor house ‘stands at the top of a valley, overlooking fields, rivers and bucolic bliss’.
  • bird_watching
  • walking
  • outdoor_pool
  • parking
  • wi-fi
  • child_friendly
  • dog_friendly
  • garden
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • country_house
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • good_value
  • for_wine-lovers
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • weddings
  • gym
  • disabled_facilities
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • vegetarian_friendly
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Glewstone Court

Glewstone Court

Ross-on-Wye

Smartly refashioned into a stylish modern country house hotel, a Grade II-listed Georgian manor in glorious Herefordshire countryside, just beyond the town.  Popular for weddings and special events, the family-run hotel has bedrooms with garden views, and a fine-dining restaurant.
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  • dog_friendly
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • wi-fi
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • historic
  • weddings
  • conference/meeting_friendly
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The Belmont

The Belmont

Leicester

On leafy New Walk, this welcoming family-owned town hotel is formed from a row of Victorian residences. It is within easy reach of the city and station, the King Richard III Visitor Centre and the University.
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  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • parking
  • exceptional_value
  • disabled
  • conference/meeting_friendly
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Wynnstay Hotel & Spa

Wynnstay Hotel & Spa

Oswestry

In the town centre, a family owned hotel in a renovated and extended Georgian building, overlooking a historic Crown Bowling Green. Neat bedrooms have modern bathrooms. The old coaching house has been converted into a gym and spa with beauty treatments and a heated indoor pool. In a former grocer’s, Wilsons Bar & Restaurant has comfy booths, a courtyard garden and conservatory and Mediterranean dishes on the menu.
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  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • weddings
  • indoor_pool
  • spa
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • vegan-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • gym
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Stanbrook Abbey

Stanbrook Abbey

WORCESTER

Rich in history and notable architecture, a hotel (Hand Picked Hotels) on the outskirts of Worcester that was originally inhabited by a community of Benedictine nuns. Guests today can wander the Abbey’s calming stone cloisters and 26 acres of gardens. Peaceful bedrooms (some in an adjoining manor house) may have a four-poster bed, or Gothic-shaped headboards. Private parties and weddings are held in the former chapel. George’s Bar, contemporary in style, with views over the lawn and terrace, serves refreshments throughout the day.
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  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • garden
  • weddings
  • conference/meeting_friendly
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The Rutland Arms Hotel

The Rutland Arms Hotel

Bakewell

Well located in the town, a comfortable hotel in a handsome building dating back to 1809. It makes a good base for hikers and visitors to Chatsworth House and Haddon Hall nearby. Bedrooms (some recently refurbished in the main house; some with a 4-poster bed) are also in a courtyard building across the road. Dining is in the elegant Square Restaurant or in the lively Juniper Pizza and Gin bar.
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  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • weddings
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • walking
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The Eaton Hotel

The Eaton Hotel

Birmingham

Established for over 30 years, a friendly, family run hotel 2 miles outside the city centre. Simply furnished bedrooms have modern bathrooms. Steaks are a speciality in the traditional silver service Regency restaurant; a three-course set menu is available during the week. There is outdoor seating in the pretty patio garden.
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  • weddings
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • conference/meeting_friendly
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The Upper House

The Upper House

Stoke-on-Trent

Set in 10 acres of landscaped gardens and woodland, this country house was built in 1845 for Josiah Wedgwood’s grandson. It is now a family-owned hotel and popular as a wedding venue. A grand staircase leads to characterful bedrooms, some with a balcony; others are in an annexe. A wood-panelled lounge has stunning views across the valley. Open to non-residents, home-cooked food is served for brunch, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner. 4½ miles S of the city; 10 minutes off J15 on the M6.
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  • disabled_facilities
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Potbank

Potbank

Stoke-on-Trent

Converted from former design studios of the Spode pottery works, a modern aparthotel with an on-site café. Spacious suites are kitted out with a kitchen area and comfy sofa. The industrial-design café has bare brick walls, large windows and interesting repurposed features. It is open (Mon-Sat 10am-4pm; Sun 11.30am-4pm) for breakfast, snacks, lunches and afternoon tea, and can be hired for weddings and functions. A short distance from the town centre. On-site parking is available.
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  • weddings
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • parking
Last updated: June 15, 2019