Sitting proudly next to the 12th Century Abbey in the centre of the historic, vibrant and charming Wiltshire market town of Malmesbury, England’s oldest hotel – the Grade 1 listed The Old Bell Hotel has recently been restored to the height of elegance, glamour and English charm. Located in the heart of Wiltshire, the family owned hotel and restaurant is a romantic haven for first class travellers, social butterflies, coffee connoisseurs, gin experts and lovers of luxury. Personable hosts, glamorous interiors, an historic setting and options for private dining make this the perfect Country House hotel in a vibrant town centre.
All 34 bedrooms have been individually designed and furnished to make the most of the space in this very old hotel; with many rooms named after local historical figures. Luxury bathrobes and toiletries from Noble Isle, 24 hour Room Service supported by our fully trained night team, free WiFi, laundry services and Freeview are provided. Please ask about our dog friendly rooms. There is an assortment of rooms and views on offer while the restaurant, The Refectory and Bar provide a perfect place for enjoying good food and Cult wines. If not out exploring the fascinating and historically rich town of Malmesbury, guests may enjoy spending time in our cosy lounges in front of a roaring fire. Or, on a beautiful day there’s nothing better than spending time in our terrace garden smelling the roses and enjoying the dramatic views of the Abbey.
The Refectory and Bar
Experience the cosy charm, delicious food and personal hosting in The Refectory. Chef and his brigade offers a wide range of Modern British Classics with a European Twist. We’re always looking for fresh, local and seasonal produce and would be delighted to talk you through the menu.
Enjoy drinks with drama from our extensive range of expertly mixed cocktails, fine wines and champagne by the glass available at The Bar. Plus a wide selection of gins and spirits, hand picked beers & ciders, soft and hot drinks.
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