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Local Accommodation

There are many hotels, B&B's and cottages close to Ragley to suit all budgets.

A selection of our favourites are listed below:

The Arden Hotel

Located in the heart of historic Stratford-upon-Avon, directly opposite the world-renowned Royal Shakespeare Company Theatres, the Arden Hotel has undergone a multi-million pound refurbishment to create an elegant and sophisticated 45-bedroom luxury hotel.

The beautifully renovated Arden boasts the chic Waterside Brasserie, stylish Champagne Bar and spacious suites with fabulous views over the River Avon, providing an inspirational backdrop for your trip, whether business or pleasure.

Set in glorious Warwickshire, the luxury hotel, with its large car park, is an ideal base for exploring some of England’s most famous and picturesque countryside, including the charming villages of the Cotswolds, the bountiful Vale of Evesham and the ancient market town of Warwick with its awe-inspiring castle.

To book your room, please call 01789 298682 or visit:

Dorset House

Dorset House is a substantial double-fronted property on Alcester High Street facing the old town hall and parish church, right in the heart of the town with many shops, cafes, pubs and restaurants right on the doorstep.

Originating in the 14th century, this handsome town house was once a large brewery whose extensive cellars ran beneath the length of the house adjoining the long walled garden leading down to the River Arrow. It is now a fabulous holiday home for a larger family group. The interior is a delight, furnished with antique furniture and filled with interesting period and quirky architectural features. The accommodation is spread over several floors of the property and it is an unusual house to experience.

To book your room, please call 01789 762856 or visit:

Ettington Park Hotel

Ettington Park Hotel in Stratford-upon-Avon is set in 40 acres of parkland in the Warwickshire countryside, in a verdant valley with the River Stour meandering through it. Situated just 6 miles from the centre of Stratford-upon-Avon, this spectacular Neo-Gothic mansion is a world apart from the hustle and bustle of modern-day life. One of the best loved hotels in Stratford-upon-Avon, Ettington Park Hotel is furnished with exquisite antiques, hung with fine paintings, and decorated with dozens of friezes that trace its centuries of tradition and heritage. At Ettington Park Hotel, the only AA 4 red star hotel in Stratford-Upon-Avon, you will enjoy fine British hospitality. The courteous welcome you receive will set the tone for your entire stay.

Telephone: 0845 072 7454 or visit

The Stratford Hotel

Just ten minutes’ drive from Ragley and on the doorstep of Stratford town centre, The Stratford Hotel is the perfect place to make a weekend of your visit to the area.

And once you arrive, you will be met with a world of luxury that only a top 4-star hotel could provide. Our reception team offer a friendly and warm welcome and once you have checked in to one of our 102 spacious bedrooms you'll just want to sink into your soft duvet for 40 winks.

For bookings telephone 01789 271000 or visit

Oaks Barn Farm

Centrally located Oaks Barn Farm is the perfect venue from which to explore the Midlands, Cotswolds and Shakespeare country with its rich tapestry of culture, superb country houses and gardens and lots of interesting things to do and see.

Golf, horse riding, fishing and horse racing nearby. Stratford-upon-Avon is 10 minutes away. Village shop 3 miles, a whole host of pubs can be found in the market town of Alcester with a wide variety of restaurants.

This family run business aims to give you home from home comfort, whilst providing you with the opportunity to meet our sheep, lambs, pigs and chickens up close. Accommodation includes your own private garden with log burner and wood supply.

For bookings telephone 01386 792360 or visit

Billesley Manor Hotel

This Warwickshire hotel near Stratford-upon-Avon boasts 72 bedrooms which have been styled to reflect the history and elegance of the Manor.

You can dine in the hotel’s 2 AA Rosette Stuart Restaurant or relax in the bar with a drink.

To compliment your luxury stay at Billesley Manor Hotel, let them pamper you in the hotel’s Beauty Rooms which offer a wide range of spa and beauty treatments.

Please call 01789 279 955 or visit

Holiday Inn Express Redditch

Award winning 3 Star Holiday Inn Express Redditch offering 100 air-conditioned bedrooms, complimentary on-site car parking and within easy reach of Birmingham and the surrounding area.

The hotel’s close proximity to the M42 & M40 motorways provides easy access to various tourist attractions such as Ragley Hall, Cadbury World, Warwick Castle, Drayton Manor, National Sea-life Centre, Stratford-upon-Avon and Silverstone racing circuit.

To book your room, please call 01527 584658 or visit


Sykes Cottages

Sykes are immensely proud of their huge choice of over 4,000 personally-inspected holiday cottages across the UK and Ireland. They have everything from cosy cottages for two to characterful properties sleeping 20 or more, all at great value for money prices. 25 years’ experience means you can choose with confidence, knowing that your search for the perfect holiday cottage starts and ends here.

To make enquiries, please call 01244 356666 or visit