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 […]

It’s getting better all the time

One of the nicest spaces at Mellington Hall (in a building full of fascinating corners) is the William Morris room, named after the designs by that great artist which adorn the ceiling. As part of our continuing improvements we have just refurnished the room to bring it up to standard. Morris himself urged us to […]

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 room with a view. Well, actually, we have a 10 of them.

Most of us live in streets in towns and cities so our view as we look out from our bedroom windows is mostly of cars and houses. That’s why staying at Mellington Hall is so special. Look at these views from two of our bedroom windows. Even in January you can see for miles through […]

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, […]