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Ellenborough Park, Cotswolds


Steeped in over 500 years of history and heritage and set amidst 90 acres of sprawling countryside, this former stately home is a jewel in the Cotswolds crown. Offering a perfect and quintessentially British experience – five star hotel, Ellenborough Park is the most idyllic spot for a staycation. Overlooking the iconic Cheltenham Racecourse, race week has quickly become one of the most popular events of the year. Other activities the hotel has to offer include Afternoon Tea in the Great Hall and Minstrel’s Gallery, a swim in the heated outdoor pool or a brisk country walk utilising the hotels boot room complete with Dubarry wax jackets and wellington boots.


Ellenborough Park is nestled between the Cotswolds’ highest point and the gallops of Cheltenham’s world-famous racecourse.

Ideal For

Great British Break in The Cotswolds with an abundance of outdoor activities such as walking, hiking, cycling and even polo lessons as well as being perfect for a wedding / anniversary or honeymoon. As well as perfect for those visiting Cheltenham Races.


The traditional country house bedrooms and suites have all been individually designed by Nina Campbell, one of the world’s most respected and influential interior designers. Renowned for her contagious wit and brilliant sense of style, her designs appeal to both young and old and sit well in both contemporary and traditional interiors.


Rooms and Suites

Ellenborough Park consists of 61 bedrooms ranging from traditional and classic rooms to the deluxe and luxury suites.

The Main House Suites offer extremely large open-plan suites with beautiful period features, some with four-poster beds and all featuring large bathrooms with roll top baths

Extra beds can be provided for children and dogs are welcome in 13 of the bedrooms.

Food and Drink

Ellenborough Park has two different dining options; The Restaurant which offers fine dining and The Horse Box which is based on a typical countryside pub. Guests can also take afternoon tea in The Great Hall, a room steeped in history.

Other Activities

The hotel offers walking maps, wax jackets and Dubarry boots complimentary for guests in the hotel boot room. Activities that are available on request include Land Rover off-roading, polo lessons, clay pigeon shooting, husky sledding and more. Outdoor heated pool, fitness suite and spa onsite.

Nearby Attractions

With Cheltenham Race-Course just a stone throw away, It is the perfect place for Ellenborough Park guests to go and visit. As well as the famous Cheltenham Festival which takes place in March, the race course is home to a whole host of events and performances during the rest of the year.

Transport Links

Just a 15 minute drive from Cheltenham Spa Railway Station. Ellenborough Park also has helicopter access available

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Contact Details

Website: www.ellenboroughpark.com
Address: Southam Lane, Cheltenham GL52 3NJ