Beautiful Washbourne Court
luxurious, superbly appointed bedrooms
another bedroom suite
Fully equipped business meeting and conference rooms
The Scholars Lounge
the most idyllic wedding venue

Washbourne Court Hotel Lower Slaughter

An introduction to Washbourne Court Hotel Lower Slaughter


  • Group Friendly
  • Open Fire or Stove
  • Tennis Courts
  • Wireless Broadband
  • Dog/Pet Friendly
  • Garden

Washbourne Court at Lower Slaughter, in the heart of the Gloucestershire Cotswolds, is one of the finest luxury Cotswold hotels, part of the Von Essen Country Hotel group, AA Hotel Group of the Year 2009/10. A top quality venue for business meetings and conferences and licensed for civil wedding ceremonies. Washbourne Court is dog friendly - we more than welcome your four legged friend.

The village of Lower Slaughter is regarded by many as one of the most beautiful villages in the Cotswolds, an idyllic setting for Washbourne Court.  A truly splendid 17th century hotel, standing in four acres of beautiful grounds alongside the River Eye in the centre of Lower Slaughter, Washbourne Court is an inspired mix of exciting contemporary design and handsome historic features. There are traditional beamed ceilings, stone mullioned windows and a magnificent fireplace in the bar, all harmonising with bold and contemporary rooms and a stylish restaurant. Washbourne Court is perfect for large group accommodation in the Cotswolds and it can even be hired exclusively to include use of all the hotels facilities and all 30 individually designed bedrooms.

Luxury en-suite Accommodation.
The 30 bedrooms are all beautifully designed, are sophisticated yet informal and incorporate an understated blend of traditional and funky. Guests are guaranteed a good night's sleep on the vi-sprung beds, with their wonderfully soft feather-filled pillows and crisp luxury white linen. All bedrooms at Washbourne Court include flat screen LCD TVs, DVD players, wi-fi internet access and iPod docking stations.  All have luxurious en-suite bathrooms, some with roll top baths and walk in showers. Washbourne Court also offers a selection of fantastic 'Special Breaks'- click here for details.

Eton's Restaurant Fine Dining at Washbourne Court.
At Washbourne Court, the quality of the food, the finest of modern French style cuisine, is a magnet for discerning ‘foodies’ throughout the Cotswolds and beyond. There's also a superb private dining room available for those extra special occasions; private parties, management meetings, themed evenings, civil ceremonies. This stylish room can cater for up to 50 people in a relaxed, totally private, most agreeable environment.

Conferences and Business Meetings.
All the meeting and conference rooms at Washbourne Court benefit from natural daylight and all are air conditioned.  Wi-fi access is available throughout the hotel and conference facilities. We also have several dedicated, light and spacious syndicate rooms which are ideal for breakout groups, brainstorming or smaller meetings.

Weddings and Honeymoons.
Washbourne Court is licensed for civil wedding ceremonies.  Weddings, wedding parties, wedding receptions and honeymoons are all catered for at Washbourne Court. The idyllic surroundings, immaculate lawns and landscaped gardens make the perfect backdrop for your wedding photographs. Inside, traditional reception rooms and elegant banqueting suites complete the picture. We can help take care of every detail to ensure your big day runs smoothly.  We offer a comprehensive Wedding Package to suit different budgets. We will be pleased to discuss your requirements to ensure that every detail of your special day runs smoothly, giving you a lifetime of happy memories. Please call us on 01451 822143.

Washbourne Court is dog friendly - we more than welcome your four legged friend.

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Contact Details

Lower Slaughter
near Stow-on-the-Wold
GL54 2HS
T: 01451 822143

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