Stapleford Park Country House Hotel & Spa
A Stay in Great British Style and 238 years in the making.
A hotel stay should always come with pampering included, and Stapleford Park offers luxury on a grand scale, with guests experiencing the opulence its residents enjoyed for centuries.
From the Sherard family, who called the estate home for nearly 500 years and became Earls of Harborough, to the Barons Gretton, a title bestowed upon John Gretton in 1944, this Grade I listed country house has always attracted an upmarket crowd.
As time passed and the house was reshaped by Jacobean and Victorian architectural styles, it not only welcomed members of the Royal Family including George VI and Edward VIII, but, as a hotel, pop royalty and movie legends. Michael Jackson, Mariah Carey, Raquel Welch and Faye Dunaway have all witnessed its splendour.
During your stay, you too can enjoy the finer things in life. Luxury rooms feature classic British flourishes by Mulberry and Wedgwood, and 2 AA Rosette restaurant The Grinling Gibbons displays carvings by this legendary craftsman. Afternoon Tea is served in the sumptuous Drawing Room, and the elegant spa is set within Victorian stables modelled on those at Buckingham Palace.
Outside, wander 500 spectacular acres of grounds shaped by Capability Brown, one of the greatest names in English landscape gardening, and peek inside the 18th century St Mary Magdalene Church, where former England striker Peter Crouch tied the knot.
Twice a year, in summer, visitors can ride the Stapleford Miniature Railway. This Gretton family legacy hit TV screens in 1965 with Emma Peel tied to the tracks and rescued by English Gentleman spy John Steed in an episode of cult show ‘The Avengers’.
No experience as lord or lady of the manor is complete without a traditional country pursuit or two. With falconry, clay pigeon shooting, archery and croquet just some of the activities available, Stapleford Park is at your service.
Luxury Escape and Spa Retreat
Book your stay in a luxury hotel which includes spa and restaurant in a Grade 1 listed mansion in the beautiful Leicestershire countryside.
Stapleford Park Country House Hotel is located in the heart of the Leicestershire countryside. Surrounded by 500 acres of stunning parkland, this Grade I listed mansion bears the imprint of architectural styles, from Tudor to Victorian and where tradition meets the best of the 21st century.
Book your room in a luxury hotel which includes spa and restaurant in a Grade 1 listed mansion in the beautiful Leicestershire countryside.
Stapleford Park Country House Hotel have some of the finest, authentically historic rooms to host a special occasion. Each meeting room is flooded with natural daylight, with friendly and attentive staff on hand to ensure everything runs smoothly. Their unique, discreet setting and central location, close to East Midlands Airport, provides the perfect venue to host business meetings, away-days, and private client entertaining.
The Spa is in two distinct areas; within the 1899 Baroque Revival Stable Block, an impressive building which is modelled on those at Buckingham Palace and our Lifestyle Club with our newly refurbished lounge and treatment rooms.
Just a short stroll through the Rose Gardens and you will arrive at the impressive Main House, where our indoor pool, sauna, steam room and jacuzzi are located. A visit to the unique and tranquil haven of the Stableyard Spa at Stapleford Park is guaranteed to provide you with the perfect place to indulge and rejuvenate your body and mind. Visit one of the finest luxury spa hotels in England.
Country House Restaurant and Bar - Book a table
We are creating mouth-watering moments with homegrown, locally sourced produce daily at Stapleford Park. We have a table for every taste, from traditional afternoon tea to à la carte dining in the sumptuously historic Grinling Gibbons Restaurant.
Stapleford Park takes inspiration from our local provenance – the Rural Food Capital of the UK, our team create culinary delights with homegrown produce which is foraged from our very own countryside estate, such as meadowsweet, elderflower and oakmoss and artisan produce from independent local suppliers.
Traditional afternoon Tea - Enjoy finger sandwiches, warm scones served with clotted cream and homemade strawberry preserve accompanied by a selection of dainty French pastries.
All Day Dining - Sink into the plump cushions of the Drawing Room, glistening chandeliers above, portraits and landscapes adorning the walls.
Grinling Gibbons - Stapleford Park’s 2 AA Rosette restaurant offers exceptional dining in exceptional surroundings. All dishes are created by our culinary team who take inspiration from locally sourced ingredients, in a county rich in its food tradition, to create delicious seasonal dishes for even the most discerning palette.
Just one hour by direct train from London, we advise guests travelling by rail to head into Grantham station where we can arrange a local taxi transfer to Stapleford Park.
Alternatively, we are just over two hours by road from central London and the closest airports are East Midlands, Birmingham or Luton Airport.
A helipad is also available, please kindly call prior and we can arrange for your arrival.