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Rooms and Suites at Ellenborough Park

From 288 USD
Cosy Room

Cosy Room ( 172ft2 )

Cosy bedrooms at the hotel are full of character and very charming. Most have quirky attic settings with original beams and attractive period window f...

From 325 USD
Traditional Room

Traditional Room ( 205ft2 )

Traditional bedrooms are spread out over the estate, where the tasteful décor continues. The Manor house bedrooms are a classical design, whereas the...

From 362 USD
Classic Room

Classic Room ( 248ft2 )

Classic bedrooms are located in all areas of the estate. They vary in styles and decor, each one with its own countryside classical design. They are s...

From 386 USD
Deluxe Room

Deluxe Room ( 312ft2 )

Deluxe bedrooms are located in the woodlands and mews amongst the estate. They are a contemporary classic decor with relaxing duck eggs blues and flor...

From 423 USD
Luxury Room

Luxury Room ( 377ft2 )

Spacious Luxury King Size rooms are approximately 35 square metres. Some feature four poster beds and others include fantastic views across the ground...

From 695 USD
Open Plan Suite

Open Plan Suite ( 560ft2 )

Very large luxuriously appointed Open Plan Suites in The Main House. Very large luxuriously appointed Open Plan Luxury Suites in the Main House with F...

Ellenborough Park

Ellenborough Park is a glorious English country estate. It is between Cotswolds' highest point and Cheltenham's world-famous racecourse. The hotel provides the best accommodation, service, and views of the beautiful grounds. The key setting of the manor makes it a perfect dreamy place to unwind from your stress on vacation. Moreover, Ellenborough Park offers an exclusive combination of history and nature. This adds up to its unique atmosphere adding charm to every experience.


Ellenborough Park is Steeped in history. It has been a part of the county's archives for about 600 years. It was initially the Southam House. However, the manor has been bought by various famous people over the centuries. The hotel gained its current name when the former Governor-General of India, 1st Earl of Ellenborough, acquired the estate.

Eventually, they broke down the house and rebuilt it as a school for 25 years. It then became the Hotel De La Bere. Finally, in 2011 the property was purchased as Ellenborough Park. They renovated it in 2017 to enhance the exquisite standard and style of the hotel.


The country house hotel is outside Cheltenham, in the village of Southam. Cheltenham is a quiet and peaceful country with perfect spots for vacations. Moreover, the hotel is surrounded by 90 acres of green and grassy land. The property is also adjacent to numerous famous sites. These sites include Cheltenham Racecourse and Historical Tewkesbury. The 15th-century Sudeley Castle is also close by.

Rooms and Suites

Ellenborough Park has 61 luxurious rooms. The rooms are split into different categories. These are Traditional, Classic, Luxury, and Deluxe. Plus, they are in separate buildings on the property.

Their Traditional and Classic double rooms are spacious for a castle, ranging from 19 to 23 square meters. The luxury and deluxe rooms are also huge. They feature private terraces or patios and fantastic views across the hotel's grounds. These rooms are across four different areas of the hotel. These include Main House, The Mews, and Ellenborough Gate. There is also Woodland Court at Ellenborough Park.

Additionally, every room features stripy wallpapers. There are also antique furnishings and Hypnos beds. Nina Campbell designs rich fabrics. The interior of the rooms blends with the country house architect. It enhances the contemporary yet comfy ambiance of the place. Besides, they all have state-of-the-art amenities. These include flat-screen TVs, minibars, and free Wi-Fi. Plus, their spacious bathrooms include roll-top showers and soaking tubs. Noble Isle bath products are also available.

Their opulent suites are in the main manor house. They provide guests with perfect opportunities to relax and unwind. Moreover, each one is decorated with vibrant floral fabrics and wallpapers. The suites also offer lounge areas and four-poster beds. Plus, there are private patios, stone fireplaces, and great views.

Restaurant and Bar

Ellenborough Park provides the guest with two fine dining restaurants. These are the Horse Box and The Beaufort Dining Room. These restaurants offer delicious dishes with the finest locally sourced ingredients and flavors.

The Beaufort Dining Room serves a modern British menu by Chef David Kelman. The formal diner is elegantly decorated with oak panels. It also has Tudor fireplaces, equine paintings, and glass windows. While The Horse Box is a casual and informal dining option. The pub serves hearty and delicious starters. This includes snail tartine followed by refined main cuisines such as black bream with clam macaroni.

Additionally, the adjoining bar offers a wide range of excellent cocktails, whiskies, and cigars. Moreover, afternoon tea is available in the Great Hall or Beaufort Terrace. Guests can choose from a range of soothing teas. Plus, there are different styles of coffee. Furthermore, guests can also savor their freshly baked refreshments. These include scones, cakes, pastries, or classic sandwiches.

Spa and Pool

The Spa is an Indian-styled full-service health club. It has seven spa treatment rooms, mood showers, and a Jacuzzi. A whirlpool, sauna, steam room, and heated swimming pool also exist. The Spa offers relaxing treatments and skincare therapies. Plus, they do body exfoliation using high-end ELEMIS products. Their highly trained therapists use a combination of classic messaging techniques. This leaves the guests feeling refreshed and rejuvenated.

Holiday Celebration

Ellenborough Park offers the most magical atmosphere for Christmas and New Year celebrations. The festive Christmas celebration starts with an indulgent meal with family or friends. This is followed by enjoying a glass of Prosecco by the glowing fireplace.

Party lovers can also enjoy the night with fireworks. There is also a DJ in the De La Bere Court. Furthermore, the hotel conducts demonstrations by Fiorella Florals. They show how to make beautiful Christmas wreaths.

Event Space

Ellenborough Park offers incredible settings. Settings for industry gatherings, society meetings, corporate conferences, or unique weddings. The hotel's devoted team makes event planning more accessible and successful. The hotel also provides indoor venues such as The Old Chapel. It boasts features such as double-height ceilings and pale green walls. There are also wooden floors and huge glass windows. The Chapel can easily accommodate 160 guests.


Ellenborough Park is one of the best luxury hotels in Cheltenham. The manor offers spacious bedrooms and a perfect culinary experience. Plus, there are afternoon teas, Sunday lunches, and Indian-inspired spas. The hotel provides fantastic facilities and a family-friendly environment. Moreover, it features pet-friendly rooms. Guests can always borrow a pair of Dubarry's from the Boot Room and explore the tranquil area of Cotswold.

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Why we love this hotel

  • This historic manor house is next to the Cheltenham Racecourse.

  • 90 acres of ground belongs to the hotel. Walk through the extensive gardens and make a journey back in time.

  • Relax in the Spa with the heated outdoor pool!

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