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Highgate House Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just had a marvellous afternoon tea with 6 friends. Food selection was great and lots if it (we each took home a goody bag)! Cake selection consisted of, fruit cake, lemon cake, macaroons, scones (fruit and plain), strawberry tarts, coffee and walnut, chocolate cake (you can see why we couldn't eat it all). The strawberries dipped in chocolate were a...

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SundialManager, General Manager at Highgate House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Nic E, It was great to read such a positive and detailed review about our afternoon tea particularly from some-one who has considerable experience in this field ! I hope your experience here will encourage you to return very soon,especially as you rate it as the best you have ever had, Thankyou,Kind Regards,Paul Williams,General Manager.

Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Truly fantastic individual "quirky" hotel. Really good quality bedrooms and bathroom whcih was spotlessly clean. Amazingly friendly and helpful staff - nothing was too much trouble. restaurant and bar had great food menus - we ate in the restaurant and the quality of ingredients was first rate and food really lovely - obviously an incredibly talented chef

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SundialManager, General Manager at Highgate House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear jmw489, Thankyou for your kind review regarding your recent stay with us,particularly about the quality of food you enjoyed .Yes,we are very lucky with our Kitchen Team ,they will be paricularly delighted that they received a special mention, Kind Regards,Paul Williams,General Manager.

Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 1 night as a wedding guest. Room is clean, tidy and modern. Great facilities with tea coffee and nice toiletries. Stunning views and lovely building. Very nice breakfast with plenty of choices

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SundialManager, General Manager at Highgate House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Bell-Bell30, It was great of you to let us know how much you enjoyed your stay here whilst attending a wedding.I hope you will find a reason to return very soon, With Best Wishes,Paul Williams,General Manager.

Basildon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our friends got married at Highgate House on the 16th April, we stayed from 15th to 17th. The accommodation, food, staff, and everything that was done for the wedding was 100% plus, couldn't have asked for better. Well done, Sue Foster

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SundialManager, General Manager at Highgate House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sue, It looks like everything went well at your friend's wedding and you enjoyed your weekend with us-Thankyou for letting us know.I hope you will consider staying with us again and we will continue to score 100% ! Kind Regards,Paul Williams,General Manager.

Ely, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am reluctant to leave a review on here for fear of too many people reading it and visiting, and us not being able to make a booking. But; having just endured a really ropey establishment feel it is only fair that we give praise where praise is most certainly due...We have stayed here quite a few times over the...

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SundialManager, General Manager at Highgate House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear michael h, Firstly please be assured we would always endeavour to make sure we can accommodate your booking and hope that you will continue to stay with us whenever you can ! Your feedback is both greatly appreciated and humbling-we will do our best to continue to exceed your expectations thus encouraging you to tell many of your friends...

Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Visited for a wedding. Lovely place, eclectic mix of rooms, some old and some new. Loved the Baronial Hall where our friends wedding service, meal and evening entertainment took place. All of the staff we met were brilliant, the waiting team were friendly and very professional and couldn't do enough to take care of us. The food was very well...

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SundialManager, General Manager at Highgate House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear NykolaJane, Thankyou for posting such a positive review regarding your stay with us whilst attending your friend's wedding.We are very lucky to have such an amazing wedding-venue as the Baronial Hall as well as a great team who look after our guests. They will be delighted that you have highlighted their friendliness and professionalism. I hope you will continue...

Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We stayed here when visiting the amazing Kelmarsh Game Fayre last week. The staff team are outstanding and really can't do enough for you. The communal bar and restaurant areas as lovely, but the room we stayed in was a little tired. The bed wasn't great. When we told the lady on reception, she said had they known, we would...

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SundialManager, General Manager at Highgate House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear the Covmuddies, It sound like you really enjoyed your time at the brilliant Kelmarsh Game Fayre and your stay with us here at Highgate House made it even better !. Yes ,we have an ongoing refurbishment programme which includes replacing all the beds here so if you decide to stay with us again next year(and I hope you will)...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This beautiful Manor House is set in glorious countryside. Lovely spacious room with a lovely view at the front of the house. The amenities this hotel provides are outstanding swimming pool,tennis court, tea and coffee on tap in the lounge, bar and restaurant. The gardens are a delightful place to sit with a drink and watch guests play croquet ....

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SundialManager, General Manager at Highgate House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear ScalcoFamily, Thankyou for your lovely review and kind words therein ,it was great to read how much you all enjoyed your stay with us and you found all our team here to be helpful and friendly.I do hope you will return very soon and,as you said,maybe stay longer next time ! Best Wishes,Paul Williams,General Manager.

Devon
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The room was in the new block, behind the old building. It was large and comfortable. It was a bit hot and a little bit dark (due to small windows) but I was quite happy with it. One odd thing: when I booked I had a real struggle with the receptionist to get a room with a king size bed....

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SundialManager, General Manager at Highgate House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear TotallyMadH, Thankyou for posting such a detailed review of your recent stay with us whilst attending a wedding.It looks like that,overall, you enjoyed yourselves but please be assured the negative points you raised will be addressed where possible.The fact that you would return to stay at Highgate again is great news and I hope you will do so very...

Aylesford
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

The hotel is in beautiful countryside. The pretty front hides the huge modern hotel conference centre behind . That said there are lovely places to sit with tea/coffee ( free) or drink from the bar . Our room was in a block outside of the main hotel that was one large clean room and very large bathroom with huge bath...

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SundialManager, General Manager at Highgate House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mammamia 47, It looks like you enjoyed a very active stay with us and made full use of all our facilities whilst here.We are proud of our team here and it is particularly satisfying when our guests highlight their friendliness and helpfulness-Thankyou ! I hope you will return to Highgate very soon, Kind Regards,Paul Williams,General Manager.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Based in and around a 17th century mansion, Highgate House is a beautiful country house hotel set amongst rolling countryside,just 7 miles from Northampton. Accommodation consists of 97 en-suite bedrooms, all of which are individually decorated. Some of the bedrooms are located in the original building whilst the majority are housed in areas across the estate. Each room is fully equipped with hot drink facilities, an alarm clock-radio with iPod docking station, a television and toiletries from the Gilchrist and Soames 'BeeKind` range. You stay also includes includes free WiFi, use of the fitness room and pool, free parking on-site and unlimited tea and coffee. Guests can look forward to a delicious seasonal menu prepared by the award-winning team of chefs, headed up by Lee Gaskins, who has won Northamptonshire's Chef of the Year twice. Food is served in the brasserie-style Terrace Restaurant and lighter meals can be enjoyed in the main bar area. Traditional afternoon tea is available between 3-6pm daily, with a selection of sandwiches,homemade cakes and scones with cream and jam. Leisure facilities include an indoor swimming pool, gym, sauna and tennis courts. The hotel's 26 acres of grounds also offer an idyllic setting for walking, with easy access to the surrounding countryside. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Highgate House Hotel

Address: Highgate House Grooms Lane, Creaton NN6 8NN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Northamptonshire > Creaton
Price Range: RM440 - RM707 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Highgate House Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 97
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Also Known As:
Highgate House, a Sundial Venue Hotel Northampton
Highgate Hotel Northampton
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