Donnington Valley Hotel & Spa

Newbury, Berkshire


Executive Double room


Stay at a Berkshire golf and spa retreat with an award-winning restaurant, not far from Highclere Castle, including breakfast and dining credit

A luxurious country retreat, Donnington Valley Hotel & Spa is located in the middle of the Berkshire countryside, close to Newbury and just an hour from central London. It's also a short drive from Highclere Castle – one of the most recognisable country estates in England and the filming location for the much-loved TV drama, Downton Abbey.

The hotel is set in the middle of handsome grounds and a parkland golf course, and shows off a charming restaurant where a long wine list and poolside afternoon tea are particular highlights. Whether you're dreaming of a spa break to unwind or an opportunity to perfect your golf swing, Donnington Valley Hotel & Spa is the ideal place.

The spa is rated one of the best in the area, with luxurious treatments and facilities that include an 18-metre swimming pool with dedicated children's swim times, sauna, Jacuzzi and aromatherapy rooms, plus a tempting list of beauty treatments.

Good to know

Please book any spa treatments prior to arrival to avoid disappointment.

Excellent for
Golf UK and Ireland Scenery Romance Country Spa

We like

  • Relaxing in the top-rated health club and spa, with time off in the sauna, Jacuzzi and aromatherapy rooms
  • Trying out the golf course
  • Dining in the award-winning WinePress restaurant

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