Ellenborough Park

Southam Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, 01242 545454

A charming 15th Century country house, nestled in the Cotswolds and boasting a luxurious spa, roll-top baths and award-winning food.

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What we love heart
  • 15th Century Charm
  • Spa & Outdoor Pool
  • 90 Acre Estate & Gardens
Ellenborough Park Overview
  • 61 Gorgeous Bedrooms
  • Four Poster Beds
  • Roll-Top Baths
  • Afternoon Tea
  • Children Welcome
  • Bar
  • Award-Winning Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Heated Outdoor Pool
  • Sauna
  • Steam Room
  • Dog Friendly
  • Free Parking
  • Gardens
  • Walking/Jogging Trails
  • Bicycles To Hire

Dating back to the 15th Century; Ellenborough Park intertwines their characterful, antique detailing with a touch of the 21st Century luxuries, and lies within a picturesque corner of the Cotswolds.

Situated just a stone-throw away from the Georgian spa town of Cheltenham, whilst enjoying the quiet tranquillity of the Cotswolds countryside; Ellenborough Park enjoys the best of both serenity and city-inspired adventures alike.

Inhabiting sixty one bedrooms across the immaculate estate, each uniquely decorated with tweeds and floral fabrics and accentuated with exposed beams, periodic windows, original fireplaces and everything that captures the essence of its 15th Century roots.

Feast your eyes upon a selection of dining options at Ellenborough Park. The main restaurant with 15th century charm, the newly refurbished Horse Box Brasserie and the South Lawn with quirky dining carriages, complete with patio heaters and blankets for those cosy seasonal evenings.

If you’re looking to experience their mouth-watering, 2 AA Rosette awarded menu; head to their 15th Century Restaurant for an unforgettable culinary adventure.

Ellenborough Park offers a variety of activities, inter-connecting bedrooms and an abundance of fun local attractions, perfect break for families of all ages. Take a peek at their garden games, board games, treasure hunts in the grounds, whilst not forgetting to take a little time for yourself in their luxurious, Indian-inspired spa. If your four-legged friend wishes to join the adventure, take a look at their gorgeous, dog-friendly rooms!



Boasting 90 acres of gardens and walking trails around the estate, a variety of family-friendly activities, a luxurious spa and an array of beautiful destinations just a short drive away; Ellenborough Park is the perfect escape for your unforgettable Cotswolds staycation.

The Spa

Step inside this luxurious, Indian-inspired oasis, offering a range of indulgent Elemis products and bespoke treatments to soak away your daily stresses and tensions within a relaxed and restorative setting.

Enjoy each of their fabulous spa facilities during your spa break, including their Jacuzzi, sauna, steam room and their all-year-round heated outdoor swimming pool – whilst enjoying complimentary fluffy robes and slippers to explore this calming space. Don’t forget to treat yourself to a heavenly, Elemis spa treatment or two during your stay.

Out And About

Brimming with beautiful walking trails, historic landmarks and beautiful villages; Ellenborough Park is the ideal escape for families, groups of friends and couples alike, with an array of different destinations to enjoy during your stay.

Ellenborough Park is perfectly situated to enjoy Cheltenham’s impressive highlights, such as the Cheltenham Race Course, gorgeous Georgian architecture and Roman Baths, whilst appreciating the beautiful countryside of the Cotswolds. The popular, chocolate-box villages of Bibury, Bourton On The Water, Upper Slaughter and many more are also located just a short drive away and perfect for an idyllic day out.

If you’re looking to explore somewhere a little more historic; Sudeley Castle, Sezincote House and Blenheim Palace are just a selection of the plentiful options available to you – perfect for family days out and romance alike.

Ellenborough Park Rooms

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Christmas in The Cotswolds

Treat yourselves and your loved ones to two or three nights of ultimate luxury this festive season. Allow Ellenborough Park to become your home away from home this Christmas. The Cotswolds is the perfect place to make the most of a truly British Christmas.

Arrival to a sparkling miniature afternoon tea in the Great Hall. 5pm Candles and Carols in the Old Chapel. Local carol singers will be singing all the favourite carols by candle light in this unique setting.
Delicious three course dinner.
Access to the spa throughout your stay.
Retire to your room, ready for the arrival of Father Christmas.

Celebrate with a Full English breakfast. Choose from a mimosa or Bloody Mary to kick start the day of festivities.
Spend the morning opening presents and spending quality time together. Later on, you will join other guests for Champagne and Canapés followed by our traditional Christmas Lunch with all the trimmings, including petit fours and tasty mince pies to finish.
Unwind and enjoy the afternoon as you wish. In the evening our team of chefs will prepare an enticing evening buffet supper.

Enjoy your morning at leisure with a lazy brunch served until 11am.
Spend the day at leisure in our Spa or borrow a pair of boots for a refreshing ramble around the estate, followed by board games by the fire.
5pm guests are invited to experience a wine and cheese tasting, led by our Head Sommelier.
A delicious three course a la carte dinner will be served by candlelight from 7pm.
24th - 27th December
Two Night Package From £1,170 per night
Three Night Package From £1,120 per night

Escape & Unwind

Relax and unwind within the beautiful Cotswolds countryside, enjoying an overnight stay at the beautiful Ellenborough Park. This fabulous offer includes a 55-minute bespoke Elemis Facial or Full Body Massage, complimentary use of the spa during your stay and a full English breakfast before your departure. Prices per person starting from

All About Me!

Introducing the perfect break to relax and unwind after a difficult two years. This overnight package will include a 55-minute de-stressing Elemis treatment (which includes a bespoke Facial & Back, Neck and Shoulder Massage), a complimentary Mimosa cocktail during your stay, a delicious dinner for two that evening and a full English breakfast to wake up to. Prices per person from