Put a date in your diary for a perfect summer Saturday

We’re holding our annual Barbecue and Steam Engine Party on the 29th June from 1pm. Tickets are now available at the cost of £18 per adult and under 12’s £10 per ticket. That price covers all entertainment including a live band and Mr Magic, the zaniest and funniest entertainer from Shrewsbury to entertain the kids […]

St David’s Day at Mellington Hall

Worth a look at this video clip for the sounds of spring at Mellington Hall. Definitely worth a visit today and tomorrow when we’ll be serving our St David’s Day Menu using Welsh local produce. Please give us a call to reserve your table on 01588 620056. Two courses £20.95 or three courses £25.95  

Haggis and loving hearts

Why not come and join us for two special events in the next few weeks? On 25th January we’ll be saluting what Burns himself called ‘the Great chieftain o the puddin’-race‘ with great food and lots of fun. A two course meal is £20, three courses are £25.50   On 14th and 15th of February we’re […]

Tom’s vegetarian risotto featured in food magazine

Tom Barber, our Head Chef here Mellington Hall Hotel has been featured in the latest issue of Harlech Food Service magazine presenting his mouth-watering vegetarian Risotto. Tom chose a vegetarian dish despite the fact that, as he says, “I can look out of my kitchen window now and see the beef that I’ll be serving weeks or […]

(Tea) time gentlemen please!

Now here’s something to warm the cockles of any chap’s heart during the dark winter months: a savoury tea of Scotch eggs…sausage rolls…Mellington sliders…Cured meat selection…Cornichons & mixed olives with a local guest ale taster. Of course, because it’s tea we also include a small sultana scone, clotted cream, butter, and fruit preserve. All for £13.95 per […]

Meet the newest members of the Mellington menagerie

Up to now we’ve had fox and pheasant, duck and crane, squirrel and stag. Time to meet the boar family, the latest addition to our animal sculpture collection which graces the grounds of Mellington Hall. These beautiful creatures are the work of Roj Williams – an immensely talented artist working in Bishop’s Castle just a few […]

All work and no play…

Working in the hospitality business has more than its share of rewards but is well known for being stressful – the hours are long and it seems that, sometimes, some of us customers can be a demanding bunch! So, it’s good to see that when the time comes to switch off at least some of the team […]

Pretty as a picture at Mellington

This picture was taken today in the grounds at Mellington Hall down near the lake. The trees are in blossom, the lake is crystal clear, the grass has just been cut by one of our brilliant grounds staff. It’s picture perfect, ready for guests arriving for a busy Bank Holiday week-end. We’re even promised some […]

We’re Food Award Wales Finalists!

We were absolutely thrilled to learn that that Mellington Hall Country House Hotel has been shortlisted for the finals of the 4th Food Awards Wales 2018 in the Hotel Restaurant of the Year – Mid Wales category. To have achieved this just 5 months after taking back control of the hotel is a wonderful tribute […]

A different kind of hide and seek

We’ve placed a small bird spotting hide near the bottom pool in the grounds so that visitors can get closer to the abundant wildlife both on and near the water. The location couldn’t be more peaceful and is just the spot to spend quiet hours communing with nature. Of course the comforts of the hotel […]