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Goldstone February Gardening Notes

All of a sudden the garden is transforming with spring around the corner. As I write this the sun is blazing and the thermometer has hit 14˚c. Head gardener, Nick is in full pruning mode with the roses being given their final prune in the wedding walkway to the Oak Barn where our ceremonies are […]

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Wedding Open Day at Goldstone Hall Hotel

We are delighted to extend a cordial invitation to future brides, grooms and their families, plus friends, to our Wedding Open Day taking place at Goldstone Hall Hotel on Saturday 9th March 2019 from 11am to 3pm. We are an Award Winning country house hotel and wedding venue in Shropshire with a beautiful three acre […]

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Goldstone through the Seasons – Winter Gardens

Many like to stay indoors during the Winter, but if you are brave enough to step outside, there is an abundance of nature to see, not least the beautiful snowdrop. For galanthophiles all over the country, now is the time to grab the woolly hat, waterproof and head outdoors. Our Goldstone snowdrops have been making […]

Romantic Valentine’s Escape at Goldstone Hall Hotel

Set amidst the rolling hills of the gorgeous Shropshire countryside, Goldstone Hall Hotel offers the perfect location for a truly romantic foodie’s mini-break. With the day itself falling on a Thursday in 2019, it certainly seems the ideal opportunity to treat your special someone to a thoroughly indulgent long weekend. Personal Touch At Goldstone, we […]

Unwind at Goldstone Hall Hotel with Sunday Lunch

What could be more British than the tradition of eating Sunday Lunch with friends and family?  A meal that dates back centuries, the Sunday roast is comforting and conducive to convivial, social get-togethers.   At the award winning, Goldstone Hall Hotel, we are proud to uphold this time-honored British ritual and pride ourselves on delivering […]

Top tips for winter gardening jobs

As winter descends upon us and the warm weather fades, most head indoors. For those of us who love to garden, now is the time to make your final preparations before the cold spell sets in. At Goldstone Hall Hotel, we are proud to have an award winning garden open to our guests, including a […]

Magical Twixmas breaks at Goldstone Hall Hotel

We have the perfect solution for those who don’t want to lift another finger! Twixmas – (between Christmas and New Year) is the perfect time to get away from it all. You’ve done all the hard work, tidied up and now you deserve a well earned festive break. Spend it with us Head to Shropshire […]

November Gardening Notes

The orange roses at the car park entrance are still flowering spectacularly and tones magnificently with the autumn leaves. (Rosas ‘Whiskey Mac’ and Hot Chocolate). The Beech hedge surrounding the kitchen garden is in an autumnal patina. Beech is unusual in that as a tree its leaves drop, but in a hedge they remain on […]

Spice up your life this Autumn

The nights are drawing in and the temperature has plummeted, so what better way to get warm and cosy than by relaxing near a log fire and enjoying a spicy gin and tonic!  At Goldstone Hall Hotel we have the perfect setting for you to do just that, and what’s more, we have even crafted […]

October Garden Notes

Roses along the Oak Pavilion Walk are flowering wonderfully; the blue/purple ones (‘Rhapsody in Blue’) are beautifully scented. The Bishop’s Children Dahlia’s are still spectacular in the cutting garden–frost willing. Head gardener Nick Huxley is working on the massive task of trimming the Leylandii hedge at the bottom of the garden–this brute of a hedge […]