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A celebration of Summer

Thursday 11th August 2022 Join Head Gardener, Nick Huxley, and Hotel owner, John Cushing, for a guided Garden Tour exploring the award-winning one acre kitchen garden and its bountiful, summer produce. Followed by a delicious, seasonally inspired tasting menu showcasing the best of Goldstone terroir. Highlights will include vegetable varieties grown from the Heritage Seed Library (HSL) […]

Are we your Partner Garden of the Year?

We’re taking part in The RHS Partner Garden of the Year competition where The Royal Horticultural Society is searching for the nation’s best-loved RHS Partner Garden. This is the second year of the competition, which recognises how important exercise and a connection to nature are for mental health. The theme is ‘Feel Good’, so if […]

Easter Wreath Making

Join our Easter inspired decoration and wreath-making masterclass led by Wild Mint Floral Design. Using foraged spring herbs, garden foliage and seasonal, locally grown British flowers, you will learn how to create a versatile, eco-friendly, moss-based decoration, to adorn either a door or table arrangement for a special family lunch or celebration. Followed by a […]

Garden Organic’s Heritage Seed Library

We are delighted to have begun a new partnership with Garden Organic’s Heritage Seed Library (HSL), with the aim of reviving, conserving and protecting a selection of heritage and heirloom vegetable seed varieties, some of which have historical origins in Shropshire. The heritage varieties which are being trialled here at Goldstone Hall Hotel in our […]

Award Winners

We are delighted to have been named as a winner of the prestigious 2022 Good Hotel Guide’s Editor’s Choice Award for Gardens. The recent 45th edition of the 2022 Good Hotel Guide is the U.K.’s leading accommodation guide with independent advice and reviews of luxury and boutique hotels, B&Bs and Inns. The Editor’s Choice Awards […]

National Garden Scheme (NGS) – Date Change

National Garden Scheme – update Due to a private event booking, we are no longer open for the NGS open days scheme on Wednesday 15th September 2021. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. However, we do continue to support the National Garden Scheme and will be publishing our 2022 dates via the website […]

The Wonder of Herbs 2021

We are celebrated for our award winning five acre garden, including over one acre productive kitchen garden, which is set within the beautiful and sensory herbal walkways. Join us in September (Wednesday 8th) when owner, John Cushing, and guest medical herbalist, Bee McGovern, will guide a morning walk and talk around the kitchen garden.  John, who […]

Spring is in the Air

Spring is in the Air Spring is here at last at Goldstone and from the moment you step onto the threshold you will feel at home. On arrival you will see our vibrant pink, sweet camelia with its large bushy blooms, setting the tone for the rest of your visit. Daffodils are in full bloom […]

The Wonder of Herbs

GOLDSTONE EVENT We are celebrated for our award winning five acre garden, including over one acre productive kitchen garden, which is set within the beautiful and sensory herbal walkways. Join owner John Cushing and guest medical herbalist Bee McGovern for a morning walk and talk around the kitchen garden.  John, who co-founded the hotel and […]

Afternoon tea in Shropshire at Goldstone Hall

Mothering Weekend

Let’s Hear it for the Mothers! We are hosting a special four course Sunday lunch on 22nd March, and Afternoon Tea experience on Saturday 21st March 2020, in celebration of Mothering Weekend. Our family run, award winning rural hotel and gardens is focused on delivering innovative and tasty food made to exceptional standards, much of […]

Romantic Getaway for Food Lovers this Valentine’s

Surprise your special someone with a thoroughly indulgent and romantic long weekend, including a sumptuous 8 Course St Valentines’ Day tasting menu designed by our head chef Liam Philbin. Shropshire Countryside Overlooking the gorgeous North Shropshire countryside, Goldstone Hall Hotel and Gardens boast one of the largest and most productive hotel kitchen gardens in the […]

Wedding Pricing and Quotes

What do these fixed price wedding midweek package deals involve that you see wedding venues offer?  We saw one for 40 guests the other day for £6,000 so I worked Goldstone’s pricing out for the same and we were £200 less and that was for a summer date at the weekend.  I then thought about […]