“The perfect way to enjoy rest, and catch up on our friendship. “

Some guests who stayed with us last week-end asked us to post this. “To the lovely team, from the cleaners through to the owners, and all who played a part in making Mellington Hall, what it is today: We stayed for several nights with you, just resting, it is hard to put into words what […]

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 […]

Come and see our fantastic Mr Fox

  It’s a well known fact that when the bad weather comes the creatures of the wild come closer to human settlements in search of food. At first glance you could be forgiven for thinking that’s what’s happening here except, of course, that it’s just the latest in our series of animal sculptures dotted around […]

Let the evening be-GIN!

Our new Gin and Tonic Menu has arrived at Mellington Hall Country House Hotel specially selected for all of you Gin lovers out there. From Rhubarb Gin to  Sly Lemon Verbena , there is a taste for everyone. Mix it up with one of the carefully chosen Fever-Tree Mixers for that special taste! Of course, […]

Learn to Cook authentic Indian food with Lajina Leal on Saturday 12th May 2018

Mellington Hall Country House Hotel are excited to announce that we shall be holding an Indian cooking class and demonstration on Saturday 12th May 2018 followed by a scrumptious curry evening. Lajina is a renowned experienced Indian Chef who is extremely passionate about teaching you to cook authentic, perfectly seasoned Indian food. The cost of […]

Our 11th room is now ready for booking…..and it’s very luxurious!

Go on, treat yourselves and stay with us here at Mellington Hall Country House Hotel in our new premium quality en-suite room, decorated to the very high standard that you would expect from Mellington Hall Country House Hotel. With sumptuous bed linen, king size bed, two arm chairs and a flatscreen mounted tv, you may […]

Hats off to our chef Tom

There’s probably only one thing better than tucking into a rib of beef that has been cooked to perfection and that’s seeing the look on the Chef’s face when all his time in the kitchen pays off. Be honest, did you ever see anything as mouth-watering as that beef, or anyone quite as proud as […]

A man walks into a bar…

No, this isn’t the start of joke. The man in question is Chris Offa, Sales Manager at Charles Ransford & Son, the sawmill in Bishops’s Castle owned by the same family as own Mellington Hall Hotel. The bar in question is Offa’s Bar in the Hotel, so called because Offa’s Dyke Way runs throught the […]

Speaking of five star ratings….

….we couldn’t help reflect (as we sat by the log fire in a brief lull) that since we took back control of the hotel on 1st November 2017 we have had 18 reviews on tripadvisor. Of those, 17 have given us a five star rating whilst the other gave us four stars. It has, as one reviewer said, […]