Below is a list of recommended venues for your Murder Mystery Weekend
Planning to organise a Murder Mystery Weekend for friends and family? These large venues would be an ideal base.
Horspool Luxury Retreat
Horspool Farm, Gibsmere, Southwell, Nottinghamshire NG14 7FS
Tel: 07943 184816 www.horspool.co.uk
Horspool sleeps up to 25 guests in 7 spacious bedrooms, with 8 luxury bathrooms & washrooms. The property has a 15ft heated swimming pool. The lounge area has luxury leather seating and a pool and games table. The property is situated in 16 acres of private gated land, including landscaped gardens and an orchard. The stunning views are said to be unrivalled over the Trent Valley.
The perfect place for families and groups wishing to indulge in a bespoke service with the extra thrill of a murder mystery themed experience.
Ilkley Moor, Wells Road, Ilkley, Yorkshire LS29 9JF
Tel: 01943 433430 www.westwoodlodge.co.uk
Award winning country house, cottages and apartments. On the edge of the famous Ilkley Moor, yet just minutes from the centre of Ilkley.
The Main House, sleeping 20, is the original Grade II listed country retreat and an ideal choice for a Murder Mystery Weekend with family and friends. There's even a spooky tower! There are other cottages sleeping from 2 to 10. The Cellars leisure area has a small workout room, sunbed, sauna and hot tub.
Main Street, Winster, Derbyshire DE4 2DJ http://www.winsterhall.co.uk/
A stunning Grade II listed country house set in its own grounds in the middle of the conservation village of Winster, in the Peak District National Park. Set over three floors, the Hall stands back from the main street behind the original stone-built gateway. Sleeps 16.
You can choose from an evening event which takes place in the luxury of Winster Hall itself or book a day event which takes you on a 2 mile orienteering style clue hunt to The Druid Inn in Birchover where you will enjoy a sumptuous lunch in beautiful surroundings.
Moor Farm Barns
Black Ln, Doddington LN6 4RR http://moorfarmbarns.com/
Sleeps 16. There are eight bedrooms, each boasting an opulent ensuite, two with roll-top baths and one with a Jacuzzi. The kitchen has a Rangemaster cooker and a dining area, whilst the sun room offers French doors to the courtyard. The sitting room has an exposed stone wall, beans and large windows overlooking the grounds and fields beyond. The wrap-around gardens with patios offer a luxurious hot tub, making this a wonderful base for your Murder Mystery Weekend.
Big House Experience
Tel: 0845 643 1352 www.bighouseexperience.com
Big House Experience offer a collection of very carefully selected large houses to rent across the UK. Every one of their large holiday houses is guaranteed to impress. And you will go on being impressed and excited throughout your stay as the secrets of each property unfold. There is a little bit of "wow" in every room! Every house is the perfect base for your Murder Mystery Event.
Lower Farm Barns, Greenway, North Barsham, Norfolk NR22 6AP Tel: 01328 821744 www.barshambarns.co.uk
Barsham Barns: 5 Star luxury holiday barns. These individual retreats combine traditional character with 21st century style and comfort. Four poster beds, log fires, underfloor heating, use of 2 games rooms, Jacuzzi and steam room. Sleeping from 4 to 14, you can choose one of the 5 barns or combine more than one for a larger group.
Kate and Tom's - The Big Cottage Company
Tel: 01242 235151 www.kateandtoms.com
Large houses UK Wide
The Big Cottage Company has an unbeatable collection of Cotswolds gems, stunning seaside escapes and fantastic country houses. Simply extraordinary holiday houses for special weekends and family holidays. Kate & Tom’s Luxury Country Houses portfolio includes hugely loveable celebration houses for 16 to 160 guests.
Knockerdown Farm Holiday Cottages Knockerdown, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 1NQ Tel: 01629 540525
The perfect base for a Murder Mystery Weekend - Countryside Clue Hunt straight from the door through gorgeous countryside, close to a pub and with onsite facilities to enjoy during your free time. Superb 3 & 4 star Farm Holiday Cottages with on site indoor heated swimming pool, sauna, games room and children's play area. There are 16 cottages at Knockerdown, sleeping from two to eleven guests. When all full can accommodate up to 90.
The Big Domain
The Big Domain are a leading large holiday home rental specialist with unique properties in the UK and abroad. They have stunning properties that accommodate 10+ and are great for celebrations. http://www.thebigdomain.com/party-houses