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 […]

(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 […]

Here’s a seasonal treat to savour – or a wonderful gift to give

  If you’re scratching your head for a special treat – or a special gift this Christmas – how about afternoon tea in the rather special oak-panelled surroundings of Mellington Hall? The chances are we’ll have the fires going and there’s a menu to suit all tastes including a hearty traditional afternoon tea, a savoury ‘Gentlemen’s’ version, a […]

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 […]

Now you can see how lovely it is here

If a picture paints a thousand words then this short clip will leave you speechless. It really is time you came and saw the place for yourself

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 […]

In cold weather, it always helps to have the right gear

This wintry weather is getting everyone down but is made bearable at Mellington Hall by the fact that we have the right machinery to clear the snow. Our trusty Volvo went on to fill the wood chip boiler (which heats the Hotel and provides all the hot water) before getting back to other work. Pretty […]

“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 […]