Have you ever wondered what it would be like to live in a Cotswold manor house? Does your event need somewhere to really impress your guests? Do you want many of the comforts of a hotel, but without other guests around? Then why not hire a house? A whole house, exclusively yours.
The Cotswolds has a number of historic houses that are available to colleagues, parties and groups looking for that home from home experience, with a touch of glamour and wow. So, whether you are looking for an event venue to hold your ‘big birthday’ bash or a discrete retreat for a strategy meeting, exclusive hire of your very own manor house could well be just what you have been looking for.
How about calling one of these fabulous properties home for a few days?
Cornwell Manor, Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Cornwell Manor really does tick all the boxes; surrounded by a privately-owned Cotswold hamlet, tree-lined drive to the house, heated swimming pool and tennis courts, croquet lawn out front and log fires in most rooms.
This impressive house has twelve charming bedrooms which can comfortably accommodate up to sixteen people; the perfect number for the sixteen seats around the table in the superb wood-panelled dining room.
There’s a live-in couple who can cook for you and a daily housekeeper to keep things tidy. Sound appealing? Click here to find out more.
This wonderful Grade II listed manor house enjoys fantastic views across Cheltenham and the Cotswold countryside beyond from its elevated position on Harp Hill. Not only are the views fantastic, but this magnificent House is also set in 4-acres of lovingly tended gardens.
Glenfall House is only available for exclusive use hire, so you really can kick back and make yourself at home. There are 21 luxury bedrooms and 6 versatile event spaces, making it a great venue for corporate events. It’s family-run too with the emphasis on ensuring that all guests feel relaxed and comfortable. That excellent customer service and attention to detail are integral to the delivery of each and every event here. Click here for more details…
Tythe House, Nr Tetbury, Gloucestershire
Built in the 17th-century, this small but beautifully formed Cotswold manor house has been lovingly restored, maintaining many of its original features; stone floors, fireplaces, shutters and window seats. This historic character is complemented by modern touches; the highlight of which is the spacious, social kitchen area complete with an Aga and a wine cooler.
There’s plenty of rooms to spread out in too; three elegant reception rooms and eight luxurious, en-suite bedrooms. It is, however, the Orangery that is the real standout room. Use this fabulous, versatile space for mealtimes or meetings. In the summer the room is flooded with natural light and in the winter there’s a grand fireplace to create a warm glow. Read more…
As you would expect there’s a housekeeping service so you can focus on strategizing with your colleagues or celebrating with your friends.
So, when planning your next corporate event, which grand front door will you choose to step through?
Take a look at these and other amazing event venues in the Cotswolds on Secret Spaces.