Barnsdale News

The latest news from Barnsdale Hall Hotel, the county of Rutland and the surrounding area:

Barnsdale Hall Hotel wedding fair

Barnsdale Hall Hotel Wedding Fair, 1 October, 2017 and 17 February 2018

PUBLISHED 1/08/2017
Join us Sunday, 1 October 2017 and Sunday 17 February 2018 for Barnsdale Hall Hotel’s popular Wedding Fair and let us show you why Barnsdale Hall is one of Rutland's leading wedding venues with superb facilities, great packages and wonderful views over Rutland Water. Entry is free from 11am - 4pm and there's complimentary sparkling wine and cupcakes.






Rutland Independence Celebrations

Rutland Independence Celebrations Program Details April 1, 2017

PUBLISHED 30/3/2017
The full program of events and activities to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Rutland Independence when the county became England's smallest county and broke away from Leicestershire.




Barnsdale Hall Hotel refurbishment

Barnsdale Hall unveils newly refurbished lounge and reception area

PUBLISHED 14/3/2017
Barnsdale Hall Hotel has unveiled its recently refurbished lounge area and reception which has been designed to reflect the hall's past as a hunting lodge owned by the Fitzwilliam family and its royal connections.



Barnsdale Hall Hotel history

Barnsdale Hall's royal connections discovered

PUBLISHED 3/3/2017
Barnsdale Hall Hotel's general manager, Russell Waters, has been investigating the history of the Barnsdale Hall estate which was owned by the Fitzwilliam family from South Yorkshire and used as a hunting lodge and a place to entertain the cream of aristocracy - and even royalty.



Rutland Independence Anniversary Celebrations

Rutland independence celebrations

PUBLISHED 27/2/2017
The county of Rutland is celebrating the 20th anniversary of its independence from Leicestershire and its status as England's smallest county this April 1st. There are plenty of activities and events taking place throughout the county for guests at Barnsdale Hall Hotel to enjoy.



Barnsdale Hall Easter Offer

The Barnsdale Easter Eggstra

PUBLISHED 13/2/2017This Easter come to Barnsdale to relax, dine and unwind. Enjoy a fantastic overnight mini break on Friday 14th, Saturday 15th, or Sunday 16th, April on a dinner bed and breakfast rate for just £65 per person per night*.



Barnsdale Hall popular with DAE exchange members

Barnsdale voted third most popular exchange destination by DAE members

PUBLISHED 9/1/2017
Barnsdale Hall Hotel on the edge of Rutland Water has been voted the third most popular resort to visit by DAE (Dial An Exchange) members during 2016 and is the most popular timeshare resort for exchange in England.




Greetham Valley Golf in Rutland

Golf in Rutland

PUBLISHED 19/12/2016 
If you are looking to play a round or two of golf during your holiday at Barnsdale Hall Hotel, and want something a little more challenging than our own 9-hole pitch n putt and crazy golf, then there are five golf clubs in the area that will suit all levels of ability and experience - and one that is guaranteed to open whatever the weather.



Barnsdale Hall Hotel wedding fair

Barnsdale Hall Hotel Wedding Fair, February 26, 2017

PUBLISHED 9/12/2016 
Join us Sunday, February 26 for the Barnsdale Hall Hotel Wedding Fair and let us show you why Barnsdale Hall is one of Rutland's leading wedding venues with superb facilities, great packages and wonderful views over Rutland Water. Entry is free from 10.30am and there's complimentary champagne and cupcakes.



Winter wedding at Barnsdale Hall hotel

Winter white wedding offer at Barnsdale Hall

PUBLISHED 9/11/2016 
Enjoy a winter white wedding at Barnsdale Hall Hotel this December, January & February with our very special wedding offer for 60 guests for an all-inclusive price of just £2,950.



Barnsdale Hall Hotel afternoon tea

6 best places for afternoon tea in Rutland

PUBLISHED 1/11/2016 
Enjoy afternoon tea on your visit to Barnsdale Hall Hotel in Rutland with our guide to the best tea rooms in the area offering the highest quality local ingredients, homemade sandwiches, cakes, and scones and the all important freshly brewed tea.



Barnsdale Hall reception before refurbishment 2016

Refurbishment work commences on October 17

PUBLISHED 16/10/2016 
Work will begin on Monday, October 17, on the refurbishment of the Barnsdale Hall hotel reception with a new hunting lodge theme taking it back to the times when the Fitzwilliam family played hosts to royalty including Edward, the late Duke of Windsor, Mrs Simpson and the cream of England’s aristocracy. Work is expected to take between six to eight weeks to complete.



Barnsdale Hall RCI Gold Crown

Barnsdale Hall receives prestigious RCI Gold Crown Award

PUBLISHED 7/10/2016 
Barnsdale Hall Hotel has received the prestigious RCI Gold Crown award recognising the high-quality holiday accommodation, maintenance, reception, hospitality, and facilities offered by the resort on a consistent basis to holiday owners and rental guests.



View over Rutland Water Eugene Birchall

7 things to do in and around Rutland this October

PUBLISHED 27/09/2016 
Visiting Rutland this October? Then there's still plenty to see and do during the autumn months to keep you fully entertained. Here is our top selection of the 7 best things to do in Rutland this month.



Barnsdale Hall Leisure Club membership

Stay motivated this winter with membership of the Barnsdale Hall Leisure Club

PUBLISHED 23/09/2016 
Stay motivated this winter by setting goals. This is the advice of Barnsdale Hall leisure club manager Tom Fletcher who admits everyone can find excuses for not taking exercise during the winter months. Membership at Barnsdale Hall leisure club means that members have a wide variety of options and can change their routine should the weather deteriorate.



Christmas at Barnsdale Hall Hotel Rutland

Enjoy Christmas in Rutland with the Barnsdale Hotel 3 night package

PUBLISHED 22/09/2016 
Relax and enjoy the true magic of Christmas with your friends and family with the 3-night residential package at Barnsdale Hall Hotel in the heart of Rutland. The package includes bed and breakfast accommodation, Christmas Eve dinner, Christmas Day lunch and evening buffet and Boxing Day dinner.




Lifestyle product proves popular at Barnsdale

PUBLISHED 16/09/2016
Popular timeshare resort Barnsdale Country Club is enjoying a boost in sales following the successful launch of a new five-year trial product at the RCI Gold Crown property overlooking Rutland Water in the heart of England.



Barnsdale Hall hosts the BBC’s Escape to the Country

PUBLISHED 16/09/2016
Barnsdale is set to benefit from national TV exposure later this year after it played host to BBC TV’s ‘Escape to the Country’ TV show, whose team not only used the resort as a base but filmed a key scene on the site.



9 things to do in Rutland in August

PUBLISHED 05/08/2016
If you are visiting Barnsdale Hall Hotel this August you really are spoilt for choice when it comes to things to do and places to visit.
Not sure where to go during your stay? Here is our list of the top 9 places to visit in Rutland and the surrounding area this month.