Do you offer complimentary bed and breakfast for the bride and groom on the evening of the wedding?
I can confirm that we offer the bridal suite along with full English breakfast within the evening package. Should you be hosting a wedding breakfast with no evening celebrations, you will receive a complimentary upgrade and only be charged the standard function rate.
What are the standard function rates?
Bedrooms are available from £133.00 midweek or £169.00 weekend, per double room based on double occupancy including full English Breakfast
This subsidized rate is subject to prepayment terms which is non refundable and non transferable.
A rooming list will be accepted from the bride and groom up until 3 months prior to the event date, following which it will be the responsibility of the guest to call the hotel and settle the account. Click here for a copy of the rooming list.
Any rooms not confirmed two months prior to the arrival date will be released.
Can I allocate certain rooms for my guests?
Due to the nature of the hotel please note that the Stanley House reservation team will allocate all bedrooms. Requests will be accepted however they will not be guaranteed. Any room types are subject to availability however we will always endeavour to comply with your request for specific room types. Bedrooms will be allocated as 50% of Manor house rooms and 50% Woodlands rooms
Do you have family rooms available?
Each room can accommodate a maximum occupancy of 2 adults and 2 children (up to 15 years of age). A family room will be chargeable at supplement rate of £50.00 per room. A rate of £15.00 will be charged for any cot required in a double bedroom
We have been advised that we need to choose a bridal suite, what are our options?
Our bridal suites have just undergone refurbishment and our professional photography is now currently available. All three bedrooms are located in the Manor House and have views of the manicured gardens.
Are there any bedrooms over the dance floor?
Our accommodation is split over two spectacular buildings and includes 30 bedrooms.
The Manor House
Our Grade II listed house comprises 12 large individually designed bedrooms,all with fantastic countryside views, which won the prestigious Enjoy England for Excellence Award in 2004 for their character and specification on opening. Originally the manor house of Mellor, this building has been restored to its former glory and houses a serene private reception area, featuring a magnificent Inglenook fireplace, complete with wood burning stove.
We added 18 newly constructed bedrooms in 2012 called the Woodlands Rooms. Each luxury room is 36 sq.m and boasts a range of technological advances including a media hub and an in-safe laptop charging facility, along with large flat-screen TVs and complimentary WiFi. A walk-in shower and separate double ended bath also features in each room. The rural theme is reflected throughout the interior design providing a seamless transition from outside to inside.
A suite, family rooms and a dedicated disabled accessible room with twin bathrooms are also available.
Is breakfast included?
A full English breakfast is included in the bedroom rate – served in the relaxed surroundings of our Mr Fred’s Brasserie.
Is the Spa included?
As your guest will be celebrating your special day with you, the package does not include use of the Spa. Should your guests wish to take advantage of this facility however they may book treatments, these will be chargeable at the prevailing price and sold subject to availability.
What is the checkout time the following day?
We ask that guests vacate the room no later than 11am, with a check-in time of 3pm. Early arrivals can be requested however can not be guaranteed.
What time is check in?
We advise that your bedroom will be available from 3pm. Should your guests prefer to complete the check in procedure before this time they are more than welcome to store luggage with our Reception Team.
What time will breakfast be served the morning after our wedding?
If your wedding is hosted on a Friday or Saturday, breakfast will be served between 8am and 10am on the following mornings. From Monday to Friday we serve breakfast from 7.00am until 9.30am
I have been offered up to 12 rooms, can I have anymore?
Unless otherwise agreed, we offer up to 12 bedrooms to each bridal party. With six months to your event date, should we have not taken another wedding on the same date as yourselves, you will be offered first refusal on additional rooms. The maximum amount of bedrooms available on the function rate are 24 rooms.
If I stay the night prior, will you honour the function rate?
Absolutely. We encourage you to stay the night before, ensuring you have a relaxing evening before the big day, and you are already at the venue on the day of your wedding – wedding cars not required!