$209 – 'Grand' abbey hotel near Worcester inc meals, was $354
Dating back to the early 16th-century Stanbrook Abbey Hotel is a former monastery that retains many of its original features, including chunky stone work and Gothic stained-glass windows. Now $209, saving up to 40% on the usual price, an overnight break at this "truly astounding" (The Daily Telegraph) includes:
- Accommodation in an Executive Double room, with full English breakfast, for two
- A bottle of sparkling wine in the room on arrival (worth $56)
- A 3-course dinner (worth $55 per person)
- Late checkout until 1pm (worth $42)
Why We Love It
- The hotel originated as a priory for an Order of Benedictine Nuns until 2009 and still maintains a Gothic style throughout
- Worcester city centre and its 11th-century cathedral is 15 minutes’ drive away, and the Malvern Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty are a 20-minute drive
- The Walled Gardens at Croome Court, Hanbury Hall and Gardens and Eastnor Castle are all less than 30 minutes’ drive away
Set within 26 acres of Worcestershire countryside, Stanbrook Abbey Hotel is a former monastery that dates back to the 16th century and is steeped in history. "Guests will always find a quiet, private space to relax" amid its stone cloisters and Gothic stained-glass windows, says The Daily Telegraph.
One of the highlights of this Grade II-listed building is the bell tower, which offers views of the surrounding gardens and countryside.
Stanbrook Abbey Hotel is 15 minutes' drive from the centre of Worcester, which has an 11th-century cathedral, and 20 minutes' drive from the Malvern Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The Commandery, an extensive war museum in Charles II's former headquarters during the last battle of the Civil War, is also 20 minutes’ drive away.
The Walled Gardens at Croome Court, Hanbury Hall and Gardens and Eastnor Castle are all less than 30 minutes’ drive away.
The on-site restaurant, offers daily breakfast, afternoon tea (pre-book to avoid disappointment) and dinner. Alternatively, George's Bar, with its floor-to-ceiling windows and views out over the front lawn, offers light snacks.
Additional facilities include an underground games room and a snooker room.
With a nod to the Gothic arches prominent throughout the building, each of the rooms feature arch-shaped padded lilac headboards. Some rooms also feature mullioned windows.
Wi-Fi is free.
- Infant cots / cribs
- Newspaper / magazines
- Extra beds / roll away beds
- Games room
- Roof terrace
- No pets allowed
- 100% smoke-free
- 24-hour front desk
- Laundry / dry cleaning
- Central heating
- Coffee / tea-making facilities
- Flatscreen TV
- Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout
- Bathrobes and slippers
- Luxury toiletries
- Bathtub (in some rooms)
- Bathtub or shower
- Complimentary parking
- Accessible bathroom in some rooms
- Accessible meeting room
- Accessible parking
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible restaurant
- Facilities for guests with special needs
- Roll-in shower
- Wheelchair accessible
Please note: Some amenities may not be available in all rooms and some amenities or services incur an additional charge and are subject to change. Please check with the hotel directly.
Standard Time is 3pm. Minimum age required to check in: 18.
Minimum age required to check in: 18.
Checkout: Standard Time is 11am.
Children and additional guests: Infant's cot/crib and extra bed are available, free of charge, for children aged 12 and under. Please use the Special Request field to confirm the age of the third guest. Extra beds are not available for older children and adults.
Pets: No pets allowed.
Cancellation: Cancellation policy & booking conditions vary by 'rate plan'. These will be displayed on the payment page after you have searched for your dates and selected a rate.
$209 / night
When You Can Go
Sun-Fri 11 Feb-30 Apr; +$56 Sat
Getting ThereThe A449 is less than five minutes' drive away and Worcester Foregate Street and Shrub Hill railway stations are within 20 minutes' drive of the hotel. Birmingham Airport is about an hour's drive from the hotel. Parking is free.
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