Manor Collection

Chris Ells, Author at The Manor Collection

Firework Night at Hadlow Manor

Can you believe it’s been two years since our last display at Hadlow Manor? We simply can’t wait for the show! As always, be sure to buy your tickets early so as not to miss out. Tickets have started selling so fast this year we are certain to sell out long before the day. You can buy your tickets by clicking here. DOORS OPEN AT…

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Christmas is back

It’s offical. Christmas is back! We are excited to finally be able to release our 2021 Christmas & New Year brochures for all three of our hotels. You will also find information on our parties in The Cellar Rooms within the new Reigate Manor brochure. You can find these on our hotel websites and through the links below Hadlow Manor Hartsfield Manor Reigate Manor &…

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As ‘Normal’ Returns

Dear all, On Monday we received the news that our entire industry has been waiting to hear since March 2020. The nearest thing to ‘normal’ conditions are returning as of Monday 19th July and many of the restrictions imposed over the past 15 months will be removed. Therefore masks will no longer be required to walk around the hotel, although still advised in crowded spaces….

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Bedroom Refurbishments at Reigate Manor

We are delighted to say our Manor Suite at Reigate Manor has had a well-needed refurbishment. Both rooms 401 and 415 have been cleared out and completely transformed this summer, with new wallpaper, mirrors, lighting and more. You will, however, still find our traditional 4 poster bed in room 401. Something I’m sure many will be delighted to hear. Both rooms are now available to…

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Long-awaited garden area opens at Reigate Manor

After over a year of being cooped up inside we are all more than a little desperate to enjoy a little sunshine. And now, at Reigate Manor, we finally can. Our new garden space has finally arrived and we are over the moon with it. Using artificial grass and a number of large wooden planters, the new space has transformed four old parking spaces into…

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Manor Collection join the Hoteliers’ Charter

The Hoteliers’ Charter was drawn up in 2020 to raise the profile of the hospitality industry and promote hospitality as a profession of choice to parents, schools, colleges, universities and careers influencers. The charter was conceived by Sally Beck, General Manager of The Royal Lancaster hotel, when she called upon the industry to change the perception of hospitality careers. Speaking on the Hoteliers’ Charter website…

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The light at the end of the tunnel

Three months ago I put together a very similar article where I spoke about the optimism I felt for the coming year. I think I was even so hopeful that I dared to invite readers to our upcoming wedding fair on 6th February. Of course, when I was putting this together I still thought I’d be visiting my parents on Christmas Day, so I think…

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A New Year message from our Operations Director

The start of a new year brings the feeling of joyous anticipation like no other time of the year. That is felt even more so as we enter 2021 and leave behind the horrors of the past 12 months. With venues closed for months on end, limits put on guest numbers and continued uncertainty over the tier system, the wedding industry will be at the…

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Reigate Manor hosts successful quiz night for local charity Stripey Stork!

On Thursday 21st March Reigate Manor hosted another of their fantastic quiz and curry nights to raise funds for local charity Stripey Stork. Tickets were in demand and the event was a sell out with 120 quiz goers all fighting to win the coveted trophy! Stripey Stork is a small charity based in Reigate established in 2013 helping those in need in the local community….

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Manor Collection Hotels raise close to £12k for George & The Giant Pledge!

The recently rebranded Manor Collection hotel group has managed to raise just shy of £12,000 for local Redhill based charity George and The Giant Pledge. Reigate Manor and Hartsfield Manor, both whom belong to the Manor Collection have supported the charity for nearly two years. George and The Giant Pledge was set up by a Redhill family whose son was diagnosed with a very rare…

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Introducing the hospitality industry to schools

Giles Thomas, Operations Director of The Manor Collection hotel group is an Enterprise Advisor for The Priory School in Dorking. This involves encouraging year 11 students to think about what career they would like to go into. Giles encouraged the students to consider a career in hospitality by inviting them into one of the groups hotels, Hartsfield Manor in Betchworth for an afternoon. The Session…

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Reigate Manor leaves Best Western

After 37 years Reigate Manor on Reigate Hill has parted ways from marketing brand Best Western. Although always privately owned, Reigate Manor held the Best Western franchise and is part of a group of three hotels. Back in 2001 Reigate Manor was joined by a smaller, Georgian property in Kent, Hadlow Manor and just over two years ago the hotel group expanded with the acquisition…

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