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Stratford-upon-Avon sets the scene for this timeless riverside retreat

A redbrick manor with a boutique townhouse just a short saunter away – together, The Arden Hotel and House are the stuff that Shakespearean dreams are made of. In fact, they’re named after the forest hideaway in As You Like It. Here you can dine alfresco by the water, take in the RSC theatre backdrop and begin evenings with a bang in the Champagne Bar.

Though town-based, staying in either property feels like a country escape. Through the white door of The Arden, heritage décor and contemporary furnishings, luxury and comfort share the limelight. Chesterfields sit beside floating fires and vintage-style afternoon tea gives way to fine dining evening menus. Blissful bedrooms can be in the main building or at nearby Arden House. In the latter, breakfast is served round the family-style dining table and there’s a pantry of help-yourself treats.

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When out and about, take picnics to the riverbank or hire boats to go upstream. Peek inside Shakespeare’s childhood home, Anne Hathaway’s cottage or the stately houses and castles peppered through the county. Then wander to the theatre for a production by the ‘Swan of Avon’ – with a pre-play drink in The Arden Hotel Club Bar or complimentary ‘gin o’clock’ at Arden House first.


Enjoy your stay!


55 Rooms |  2 Restaurants |  3 Floors | 

4.5 /5

791 reviews

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Master Room


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Feature Room


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Ratings

Quality Assured

Mystery Inspected

Global Rating

4.5 /5

4.5

791 reviews

INVITED Rating

4.4 /5

INVITED Reviews

100 %

of reviewers would recommend this hotel


5

Another wonderful visit

Attention to detail . Beautiful rooms. Wonderful decor. Friendly staff.

By Sarah Dec ’18 Trip Type Friends


5

The best hotel in Stratford!

I have been staying at the Arden Hotel when on business in Stratford for a couple of years, and would not stay anywhere else. The staff are friendly, helpful and efficient and I always feel like a very valued guest, nothing is too much trouble for them. On my recent visit I had room service dinner on Read more[SPLIT]Read lessone night and ate in the restaurant for the other night. - both were excellent and a very reasonable price. Even the wine list is reasonable for a hotel of this standard. The rooms are all different and I have sampled a good number in the past couple of years, and they have all been a very high standard. I always have room service breakfast which is brilliant, with a choice of full English or something a bit lighter.

By Judy Oct ’18 Trip Type Individual


4

Relaxing return visit

Lovely view from our room but would prefer a walk in shower. Who needs a huge bath nowadays.

By Linda Oct ’18 Trip Type Friends


The Arden Hotel and House, United Kingdom

4.4

(based on 5 reviews)

100 %

of reviewers would recommend this hotel


5

Another wonderful visit

Attention to detail . Beautiful rooms. Wonderful decor. Friendly staff.

By Sarah Dec ’18 Trip Type Friends


5

The best hotel in Stratford!

I have been staying at the Arden Hotel when on business in Stratford for a couple of years, and would not stay anywhere else. The staff are friendly, helpful and efficient and I always feel like a very valued guest, nothing is too much trouble for them. On my recent visit I had room service dinner on Read more[SPLIT]Read lessone night and ate in the restaurant for the other night. - both were excellent and a very reasonable price. Even the wine list is reasonable for a hotel of this standard. The rooms are all different and I have sampled a good number in the past couple of years, and they have all been a very high standard. I always have room service breakfast which is brilliant, with a choice of full English or something a bit lighter.

By Judy Oct ’18 Trip Type Individual


4

Relaxing return visit

Lovely view from our room but would prefer a walk in shower. Who needs a huge bath nowadays.

By Linda Oct ’18 Trip Type Friends


5

A cerebral weekend.

Room upgrade to Feature rooms which were magnificaent.

By Colin Oct ’18 Trip Type Couple


Key Features

Accessible
Accessible parking
24-hour
24-hour room service
Family
Family friendly
Free
Free Wi-Fi
Restaurant
Restaurant
Bar
Bar

All Hotel Features and Services

  • Bell staff/porter
  • Concierge desk
  • Turndown service
  • Accessible parking
  • Laundry service
  • Free parking
  • Parking
  • Valet parking
  • Wakeup service

All Hotel Features and Services

  • Bell staff/porter
  • Concierge desk
  • Turndown service
  • Accessible parking
  • Laundry service
  • Free parking
  • Parking
  • Valet parking
  • Wakeup service
  • Wedding services
  • Meeting rooms
  • Business services
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee shop
  • Safe deposit box
  • Accessible parking
  • Bar
  • Family friendly
  • Full service housekeeping
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Security
  • Accessible facilities
  • Restaurant
  • Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Room service
  • 24-hour room service

Food And Drinks

From leisurely coffees and dainty afternoon teas to late night cocktails, there’s something to enjoy throughout the day at The Arden Hotel. Book a table at the Waterside Brasserie to enjoy fine European cuisine made from local, seasonal ingredients. And if the sun’s shining, dine alfresco on the terrace. Whatever the weather, the exclusive champagne bar makes a sophisticated spot to mix and mingle.

No. 44 Restaurant

The No. 44 Restaurant- awarded 2 AA Rosettes- offers guests relaxed and exceptional dining experience in a chic and stylish environment. Our chef will prepare a variety of unique and mouth-watering dishes using only the best seasonal local ingredients. Complete with its own Champagne Bar- the Waterside Brasserie is open all day and brings a new feel to the experience of eating out. The all-weather terrace is the place to be in the heart of Waterside to enjoy full service dining al fresco style.

The Coffee Lounge

Serving a wide range of simple snacks and freshly brewed coffee this is a great place to start or end your day. Enjoy a selection of delicious simple snacks -tempting treats- afternoon teas- freshly brewed coffee and drinks Sink into our comfy sofas next to the feature fireplace and just relax.

Location of your stay

Hotel Address

The Arden Hotel and House

44 Waterside

Stratford upon Avon

CV37 6BA

Warwickshire

United Kingdom

Check in:

1400

Check out:

1100

Where is it?

27 miles to airport Birmingham Intl

60 miles to airport East Midlands

204 miles to airport Gatwick Airport

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