Fawsley Hall, Northamptonshire
|Fawsley, NN11 3BA, Daventry, Northamptonshire, UNITED KINGDOM.
Description: Fawsley HallSurrounded by 2000 acres of Capability Brown landscaped gardens and parkland, Fawsley Hall is set in a magnificent listed Tudor mansion. Steeped in history, this magnificent property offers luxurious boutique accommodation, award-winning cuisine and top-class services and facilities in a delightful rural location.
Located in the heart of the Northamptonshire countryside, Fawsley Hall is ideal for both business and pleasure visits to this charming corner of the Midlands, and is within easy reach of a number of fascinating landmarks and attractions, including Blenheim Palace, Hatton Country World, the Heritage Motor Museum, Silverstone and the Land Rover Experience, among many others. On site, guests can enjoy the facilities of the spa and health club, with an indoor swimming pool, outdoor hydrotherapy pool, steam room, sauna and gym. Fawsley Hall's immense grounds are an attraction in themselves, with the lake, the beautiful St. Mary's church and the ruined Dower House.
The Cedar Restaurant at Fawsley Hall is the proud holder of two AA Rosettes, and offers seasonal and regional dishes made with creativity and served with a touch of flair. Other unique venues include the Tudor Great Hall, the Tudor Bar, and a range of spaces for private functions, celebrations and business events of all kinds.
Type of rooms: Fawsley HallClassic Double Room:
Located in the main house, these cosy rooms feature queen-size beds with a Hypnos Lansdowne cashmere mattress for a great night's sleep. They also come with complimentary Wi-Fi and the finest quality toiletries produced exclusively by Gilchrist and Soames.
Knightley Court Stable Classic Double:
These rooms are located across from the hotel in Knightley Court. Most rooms are split over two levels, and feature a Hypnos Lansdowne cashmere mattress for a great night's sleep. They also come with complimentary Wi-Fi and the finest quality toiletries produced exclusively by Gilchrist and Soames.
Knightley Court Stable Classic Family :
The Stables Classic family rooms are located in Knightley Court, across from the hotel. Almost all bedrooms are split over two levels, with the bathroom being on the mezzanine or the lounge area with the sofa bed. Each bedroom is appointed with contemporary features and beautiful furnishings, all set off by the high beamed ceilings. There is a sofa bed in all family rooms.
Stable Spa Club Room:
The Stables Spa Club bedrooms are located across from the hotel in the spa building, perfect for guests visiting for a spa break. These bedrooms are contemporary in style and have been appointed to a high standard, and include soft, warm fabrics, high quality furniture and unique Hand Picked toiletries. These are also available to configure as twin rooms.
The Deluxe Double bedrooms offer the charms of the main house's larger spaces. Each is appointed with the features of the Classic bedrooms with great views of the Cedar tree, lake and parkland. Spacious and stylish, the Deluxe Double bedrooms are the perfect place in which to unwind. They can also be used as family rooms due to the large floor space.
Feature bedrooms are named after famous residents of Fawsley Hall, and have unique antique furnishings and historic details, such as four-poster beds, half-timbering, coffered ceilings and lattice glazed windows. Spacious and airy, feature rooms have fine views of the grounds and the surrounding countryside.
Located in the main house, the Louisa Mary Bowater Suite is a large, open planned living space incorporating a seating area, four seated dining table, an oversized pencil four poster bed with ornate carved finials and a large walk in wardrobe. The large bathroom with 'his and her' basins perfectly complements the suite. Located on the first floor of the Victorian wing, it has a large bay window area with stunning views of the hotel grounds, lake and towards the parkland. This suite is air-conditioned.
Queen Elizabeth Master Suite:
The Queen Elizabeth master suite comes with a four-poster bed and a wonderful ornate bathtub for the ultimate in indulgence. This air-conditioned suite on the first floor of the Tudor Wing in the main house is also distinguished by a separate living room and a view of our characterful old Cedar tree.
Number of rooms: 58
Official category: 4 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 15th century.
Languages spoken: English, French, Italian, Polish, Ukrainian.Smoking policy: Non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club, JCB, Maestro, Solo, Switch.
Restaurant closed: Breakfast is served from Monday to Friday, from 07:00am. to 09:30am, and from 07:30am. to 10:30am. on Saturdays and Sundays.
Lunch is served on Saturday and Sunday from 12:30pm. to 02:30pm.
Dinner is served from Monday to Sunday, from 07:00pm. to 09:30pm.
How to get here: From The M1: Exit at Junction 16. Follow the A45 towards Daventry, through Flore and straight over the traffic lights at Weedon. At Daventry, bear left at the roundabout and continue along the A45 to the first slip road just before the second bridge. Take the slip road (signposted A361 Banbury, M40 South). From the top of this slip road, the turning to Fawsley is 3 miles (4,8 km) on the left-hand side, signposted 'Fawsley Hall 1.5 miles'. Follow this single track road for 1,5 miles (2,4 km) until you reach the wrought iron gates of Fawsley Hall.
From The M40: Exit at Junction 11 and follow the signs for Daventry A361. Follow this road through Wardington, Chipping Warden, Byfield and Charwelton. The turning for Fawsley is on the right-hand side, signposted 'Fawsley Hall 1.5 miles'. Follow this single track road for 1,5 miles (2,3 km) until you reach the wrought iron gates of Fawsley Hall.
GPS Coordinates: 52° 12' 24.30'' N 1° 10' 43.58'' W
Nearest airport: Birmingham Airport - 56,2km.