Scalford Road, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire LE14 4UB - United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 01664 444 654
Set amidst 12 acres of carefully landscaped gardens in the heart of the Leicestershire countryside this magnificent Edwardian country house offers free Wi-Fi and parking, accommodation and home-cooked food. Steeped in history and intrigue, it was originally built in 1900 and has since seen its fair share of distinguished guests and owners, including Colonel Colman of Colman’s Mustard fame. It is rumoured that it is also where King Edward and Mrs Simpson conducted a large part of their scandalous affair. Today Scalford Hall elegantly balances the opulent grace of its rich heritage with the convenience and comfort of modern living. Complementing the peaceful surroundings and refined ambience with excellent service and hospitality, guests can expect a relaxing stay and a truly memorable experience.
All of the 88 en-suite bedrooms are spacious, well-furnished and impeccably maintained. Designed for optimum comfort, guests are sure to succumb to their seductive charms and traditional touches. As one would expect from a hotel of this calibre, each room comes fully equipped with complimentary Wi-Fi access, flat screen TV, ample desk and seating space, telephone, hairdryer and complimentary hospitality trays. Single, Double, Twin and Family options are available and many rooms feature stunning views of the surrounding gardens.
The restaurant offers a delectable blend of classic and contemporary cuisine with a dash of continental influences. The Chef and kitchen brigade pride themselves on creating good wholesome food made from fresh seasonal produce, with home-baking and traditional favourites being a particular speciality. The restaurant itself provides a relaxed, informal atmosphere perfect for both family meals and meeting with friends and colleagues. For those seeking just a quick bite to eat, the bar menu offers a range of light snacks.
Scalford Hall offers an excellent management training centre and the extensive grounds provide a colourful backdrop to banqueting events, special occasions and weddings. With a comprehensive range of meeting and training rooms and over thirty dedicated team-building activities and programmes it is an ideal venue for all business needs. Whatever the event, the Hotel has the flexibility and the know-how to guarantee it is a success.
Get fit, relax and enjoy the Hotels on-site Gym and Games Room. The gym comes fully equipped with an extensive range of state-of-the-art fitness equipment whilst the Games Room has been fully refurbished and includes facilities for billiards, darts and table football.
Despite its peaceful location, the Hotel is located just a 6 minute drive from Melton Mowbray and is 40 minutes from the M1. It is a half an hours drive to the town of Grantham, 35 minutes to Leicester and just 40 minutes to Nottingham. Easily accessible by rail, there is a local station at Melton Mowbray just a short taxi ride from the Hotel. For those flying in, East Midlands Airport is just a 45 minute drive away. Scalford Hall enjoys a privileged location, surrounded by spectacular scenery as well as a host of nearby attractions; it is an ideal base from which to explore all that the local area has to offer. For those seeking historical treasures, the majestic Belvoir Castle offers glorious landscaped gardens, and a fantastic collection of paintings, sculptures and furniture. For family fun, Twinlakes Theme Park offers endless adventure and excitement for kids of all ages. Conkers, situated at the heart of the National Forest is home to a wide range of action-packed indoor and outdoor activities that are sure to keep the whole family engaged for hours. The National Space Centre captures perfectly the thrill of space exploration with simulated white-knuckle flights, exciting exhibitions, interactive displays and the largest planetarium in the UK. For golf fans there are plenty of local clubs to choose from including championship courses at Stapleford Park and the all age’s delight of Melton Mowbray Golf Club. The town of Melton Mowbray is also home to one of the oldest markets in the country as well as one of Britain’s finest delicacies - The Melton Mowbray Pork Pie. Often imitated, but never bettered are sold in Ye Olde Pork Pie Shoppe in the centre of the town and are baked to a specific recipe using only the finest high quality ingredients.
Scalford Hall is easily accessible no matter what your preferred method of transport. Situated just 3 miles north of Melton Mowbray in Leicestershire, in the heart of the Country and a short drive from of
the M1 and A1.