Caught between the Cotswolds' highest point and the lush green gallops of Cheltenham's world-famous racecourse, Ellenborough Park is an indulgent 15th Century country estate, turned 21st Century luxury hotel retreat. A truly unforgettable hotel in Cheltenham. Steeped in history, this Cotswolds manor house is set in 90-acres of countryside; a luxury house and grounds, where the friendly team combine charm and bespoke service, creating truly memorable experiences. Ellenborough Park is synonymous with family retreats, romantic breaks, unforgettable weddings and expertly executed conferences. Voted England's Leading Country House Hotel at the 23rd World Travel Awards.
Restored to contemporary glory in recent years, the hotel in Cheltenham offers 61 individually designed bedrooms and suites; an Indian-influenced spa, heated outdoor pool and fitness suite; and a variety of spaces available for business meetings, conferences, private parties and weddings. Borrow a pair of Dubarry or Hunter wellies from the Boot Room and explore the Cotswold Way; or sit back and relax in the luxurious lounges and secret snugs with a board game, book and a cup of tea or a little glass of your favourite tipple.
The kitchen is the heart and soul of Ellenborough Park so expect the very best of local Cotswold produce for breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner, from this fine hotel in Cheltenham.
The main house dates back to the 1500s and the entire hotel now comprises of 61 rooms and suites, two restaurants, three private dining rooms, conference rooms and gallery.
The Ellenborough Park Restaurant provides a perfect setting, whatever the dining occasion with its Tudor fireplaces, stained glass Oriel windows and original oak panelling. A la carte menu crafted by the Head Chef, features classic British dishes with a modern twist, all based around the finest local ingredients. Fine wines from the extensive wine list, individually selected by their passionate Restaurant Manager, Roman Vidal.
For more relaxed occasions, lunch or dinner is served in The Horse Box, a casual and informal venue decorated in a sporting theme featuring the famous Cresta Run. A wide selection of individually priced pub style dishes, from a simple sandwich to a full meal. An excellent choice of wholesome, well-cooked food which is served from 12 noon until 10pm every day. Situated on the ground floor of the main house adjacent to the stylish Atrium. A flexible dining option in a comfortable and welcoming environment.
Brand new for sprin 2021 are a variety of al fresco dining options at Ellenborough Park including private carriages.
The Spa at Ellenborough Park provides a rejuvenating retreat for guests, helping them to escape from the pressures of the modern world and taking them on an indulgent journey to relaxation.
Experience a Cotswolds escape at the luxurious Ellenborough Park...
Secret Spa Retreat
Includes overnight accommodation for two guests, one 55 minute Spa treatment per person, a two course dinner in The Brasserie, and full English breakfast. Prices from £375.00 per room, per night.
Ellenborough's Rambling Adventure
Includes two nights' accommodation for 2 guests, 3 course dinner in The Brasserie on the first night, Cotswolds walk on the second day with maps provided, complimentary hire of Dubarry boots and coats or Hunter wellingtons, picnic lunch for 2, and full English breakfast each morning.
Prices from £375.00 per room for 2 nights.
- Number of Rooms / Units
|Room / Unit Type||Room / Unit Tariff*|
|Double (En-Suite)||£164.00 per room (breakfast included)|
|Suite||£355.00 per room (breakfast included)|
*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.
Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.
- 5 AA Stars Hotel
- Visit England Cyclists Welcome 2019
- Visit England Walkers Welcome 2019
- Visit England Pets Welcome 2019
- Visit England Families Welcome 2019
- Regional and Miscellaneous WTTC Safe Travels 2021
- Facilities for Disabled Visitors
- Room service
- Serves Local Food
Children & Infants
- Accept children all ages
- Facilities for children
- 24 hr return laundry service
- Accept coach parties
- Air-conditioning throughout
- Dogs Accepted
- Electric Car charging point
- Family Friendly
- Garden/patio for guests' use
- Gym and Leisure facilities
- Ironing Facilities
- Night porter
- On-site coach parking
- Pets accepted - £25 per dog • Dogs allowed in all outdoor areas, the bar, café and restaurant and in 14 of the bedrooms. • Water bowls and dog beds provided. Food/treats available. • Maps/leaflets on local dog walks available. • Boot room for wet things. • 90 acres of countryside on their doorstop
- Real log/coal fires
- Separate guests' lounge
- Spa Facilities
- Accessible Rooms
- Celebrity connection
- Country house
- Film or TV location
- In countryside
- Of historic, literary or architectural interest
- Access to golf course
- Arrangements for riding/pony trekking
- Cycle hire
- Health/Fitness/ Beauty Facilities
- Other sporting facilities
- Outdoor pool
- Spa Treatments
- Swimming pool
Parking & Transport
- Car parking
- All major credit cards accepted
- Special group rates
Room / Unit Features
- Four poster beds available - In some rooms
- Free Wi-Fi
- Ground Floor Accommodation
- Ground Floor Bedrooms Available
- Hairdryer in all bedrooms
- Ironing Facilities
- Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms
- Honeymoon Breaks
Travel & Trade
- Commission/net rates apply
- Group discounts available
- Packed lunches available
- Room/unit allocations available
|Open New Year|
|Ellenborough Park (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)|
From M5 Motorway.
Leave the M5 at Junction 9 and turn left onto the A46, signposted Evesham. Stay on the A46 for just over 3 miles and then turn right onto the B4079 towards Bishop’s Cleeve The B4079 merges with the A435 after about a mile and a half. Stay on this road for around 4 miles, you will go straight over three roundabouts as you travel through the outskirts of Bishop’s Cleeve. About a third of a mile after the last roundabout, take a left turn onto Southam Lane. Stay on this road for just over a mile until you reach a T junction, then turn right onto Old Road and almost immediately right again onto the B4632. The hotel entrance is second on the right. Turn in here and follow the driveway round to the front of the building and the car park.