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Located close to Highclere Castle, home of the television series Downton Abbey, this family run Victorian Country Hotel is small and unpretentious. It is set amidst the splendour of the North Wessex Down, close by the lovely Bourne Valley, in an area designated one of outstanding natural beauty.


  • Foodie Offer

    Fresh ideas & fresh ingredients blended by our amazing chefs and served as a 7-course Tasting Menu. Overnight package from £159 per room. Please see our Events page for more details.  

  • Wedding Showcase 15th July

    Saturday 15th July  12pm till 4pm Come and see our newly refurbished function room set up for a wedding and look around the bedrooms with a glass of Prosecco.

  • Wedding Packages

    Happy ever after begins at Esseborne…. Beautiful setting, exceptional food and packages to suit everyone. Please see our wedding section for prices and more details.