Stapleford Village , Nr Melton Mowbray , Leicestershire LE14 2RS , United Kingdom
Set in 500 acres of magnificent Leicestershire countryside, this Country House Hotel offers individually designed bedrooms, elegant dining, exceptional golf, spa and leisure facilities. Having been the setting for centuries of refined hospitality and relaxed country living, this impressive luxury Country House Hotel is infused with the romantic charm and genteel grace of it’s historic past. Lovingly restored and renovated, Stapleford Park maintains many of its original features as well as an exceptional range of modern facilities and comforts. Whether basking in the tranquil splendour of the Capability Brown landscaped grounds, or engaging in the extensive array of country pursuits, guests can look forward to a rich ambience of warmth and friendliness, where one is free to indulge in the finest things that life has to offer.
Each of the 48 en-suite bedrooms have been individually designed and furnished in a style reflective of their creators, with famous names such as Mulberry, David Hicks and Crabtree all having contributed to the Hotel’s unique appeal. There are also 2 cottages located on the grounds, each with a lounge and kitchen area. Whichever guests choose, they will enjoy a restful night’s sleep and a truly memorable stay. As one would expect from a luxury Hotel, all rooms come fully equipped with free Wi-Fi access, TV with Sky Channels, Egyptian cotton linen, bath, shower and designer toiletries. Many rooms also feature stunning views of the surrounding grounds and the 18 hole Championship golf course.
Dining at Stapleford Park means delicious food and friendly service complemented by the uniquely elegant surroundings of the 2 AA Grinling Gibbons dining room. Committed to creating high quality gourmet cuisine using locally sourced produce and ingredients. The venue itself is richly decorated with 17th Century wood carvings and elegant chandeliers, cultivating an atmosphere just as sumptuous as the menu. For more informal dining, they also offer a tempting selection of dishes which can be served either on the Terrace, in the Lounge or in the Old Kitchen. Alternatively guests can also dine in The Pavilion while overlooking the Championship golf course.
The surrounding area is home to a wealth of fabulous attractions and tourist spots, all just a short distance from the Hotel. Just outside Grantham is the idyllic Belvoir Castle and gardens. Home to the Duke and Duchess of Rutland, it contains a fantastic collection of paintings, sculptures and furniture and is host to many spectacular events throughout the year including Medieval Jousting Tournaments, musical evenings and the annual Fireworks Fiesta. Further historical delights can be explored at the Burghley House. Steeped in historical intrigue, it is regarded by many as the finest Elizabethan house in England and offers stunning landscaped gardens, a deer park and a uniquely magical atmosphere. Other nearby country house estates include Althorp, the family home of the Spencer family, Belton House with its magnificent parkland and lake and the historical wonder of Rockingham Castle. Rutland Water and the Rutland Water Nature Reserve Egleton are located just thirty minutes away. Set in 3,100 acres of beautiful countryside, Rutland Water is Europe’s largest manmade lake. Water sports such as wind surfing, sailing, canoeing and fly-fishing are available and cycling and walking is also popular. For those seeking more urban pursuits, the vibrant cities of Leicester, Nottingham and Peterborough are all just a short drive away.
Check in from: 2:00 pm
Check out by: 11:00 am
Complimentary WiFi is available throughout the Hotel and basic business facilities from our Reception Team including sending and receiving of faxes, printing and photocopying
Stapleford Park is located in the heart of the Leicestershire countryside, just an 11 minute drive from Melton Mowbray, 20 minutes from the A1, 30 minutes from Grantham and less than two hours north of London. What’s more with free on-site parking, it is both convenient and accessible. Grantham Train Station offers excellent transport links to the rest of the country, including regular services to Kings Cross, there is also a local station at Melton Mowbray. For those flying in, East Midlands Airport is roughly a 50 minute drive away, whilst the Hotel also has its own helicopter pad.
Travelling from the South, take the A1 north from London towards Grantham. Leave onto B676 sign posted Colsterworth and Melton Mowbray. Drive 9 miles through Saxby, and then turn left at the signpost to Stapleford. Alternatively travel via M1 and leave at J21A, sign posted A46 Leicester and Newark, and follow the A607 Melton Mowbray. Follow ring road A607 and signs for Grantham, stay in the right hand lane until the Grantham road turns left. Drive straight across the traffic lights, following signs for B676 to Colsterworth and Stapleford. After 4 miles turn right to Stapleford. The Hotel is approximately 200 yards on the left. From the North, Leave the M1 at J24, through Kegworth on the A6 then follow A6006 to Melton Mowbray. From here follow as above.
Complimentary car parking for 300 cars.