• Minster Mill, Minster Lovell, Witney.

    The newly refurbished and historic Minster Mill in the heart of the quintessential Cotswold village of Minster Lovell is set in 65 magical acres on the banks of the River Windrush. The charming Cotswold stone buildings and barns are surrounded by glorious gardens, wildflower meadows and peaceful woodland just 15 miles from the dreaming spires of Oxford.

     

     

    Individually designed rooms

    Each one of Minster Mill’s 38 guest rooms is sleek, considered and design-forward – other than that, no two are alike. Dressed in individually sourced fabrics, contemporary lights and fittings, and mid-century furniture, every room and suite is complemented by individually designed bathrooms. With magnificent views of the River Windrush, the unique Feature Rooms all have a private terrace area, complete with log burner or fire pit ready for marshmallow toasting.

     

     

    Outstanding cuisine

    Guests can experience outstanding cuisine prepared with the finest regional, seasonal ingredients in the hotel’s restaurant, with handsome vaulted ceilings, original oak beams and an open fireplace. The Head Chef along with his team of highly skilled chefs produces refined and contemporary menus with a nod to tradition and exquisite flavour. Set in a high gallery overlooking the restaurant, the Mill Bar serves fine wines and Champagnes along with classic cocktails. At the hotel’s sister property located across the road, the Old Swan, is a traditional village inn offering hearty, seasonal dishes.

     

     

    A luxurious spa experience

    Relax, unwind and indulge in super-soothing spa treatments at the Garden Spa with three tranquil treatment rooms, indoor heated plunge pools, a poolside rock sauna, aroma steam room, ice fountain and tropical rainforest showers.

     

     

    The beautiful outdoors

    There’s something for everyone at Minster Mill: from nature walks and cycling, to tennis and croquet, and a whole mile of private fishing banks.

     

     

    Events at Minster Mill

    Battle of the Chefs at Minster Mill

    Tuesday 28th April, 7.30pm. £100 per person.

    Award-winning chefs from across the Andrew Brownsword Hotels collection of properties will come together to share their signature dishes in an evening of culinary competition.

    Minster Mill’s Head Chef is joined by the Executive Chef of ABode Chester to create a delicious six-course tasting menu showcasing their favourite dishes and techniques.

    Each of our talented chefs will create three courses championing their signature style and guests will then be invited to vote for their preferred course to crown their favourite chef!

    Join us for a unique opportunity to enjoy delicious dishes from two award-winning chefs in one evening.

     

    Whitley Neill Gin Dinner

    Thursday 7th May, 7.30pm. £65 per person.

    Arrive to a deliciously refreshing gin cocktail and canapés before savouring five superb courses prepared especially for the evening. Enjoy the rich notes of Whitley Neill’s distinctive gins as each course will be paired with matched gin cocktails.

     

    Wedding Open Evenings

    Thursday 20th February ~ Thursday 26th March ~ Thursday 16th April ~ Thursday 21st May. 6pm – 8pm.

    At Minster Mill, we promise an idyllic setting for your perfect wedding. Guests will be welcomed to our special Wedding Open Evening events with a glass of Champagne as we open the doors to showcase our beautiful wedding options to help inspire your perfect day. Explore the property and meet with members of our team who will be on hand to guide you through the evening.

     

    Garden Tour & Lunch

    Monday 6th July, 11am. £45 per person.

    Join our Head Gardener for a tour of the summer gardens before heading to the restaurant for an outstanding three-course lunch.

    The day begins at 11.00am as you head out to explore the abundance of different habitats within the hotel’s grounds. Our Head Gardener will be your guide through these unique grounds, showing you the wealth of woodland, flora and fauna found on the 65-acre estate surrounding Minster Mill. Learn how to identify seasonal edible plants, find out more about the plants located alongside the banks of the River Windrush and pick up a few handy gardening tips.

    Return to Minster Mill’s restaurant to enjoy an exquisite three-course set lunch bursting with the season’s finest produce. The combination of our Head Gardener’s horticultural knowledge and Minster Mill’s exemplary cuisine makes this event a must for all gardeners and ‘foodies’ alike.

     

    Battle of the Chefs at Minster Mill
    Thursday 20th August, 7.30pm. £100 per person.

    Award-winning chefs from across the Andrew Brownsword Hotels collection of properties will come together to share their signature dishes in an evening of culinary competition.

    Minster Mill’s Head Chef is joined by the Executive Chef of Amberley Castle to create a delicious six-course tasting menu showcasing their favourite dishes and techniques.

    Each of our talented chefs will create three courses championing their signature style and guests will then be invited to vote for their preferred course to crown their favourite chef!

    Join us for a unique opportunity to enjoy delicious dishes from two award-winning chefs in one evening.

     

    Riverside Fishing Experience & Lunch

    Tuesday 8th September, 10am. £60 per person.

    Enjoy a day of excellent fishing along the River Windrush. The hotel has a mile of private fishing banks, with slow and fast water for exceptionally good fly and coarse fishing, and our experienced ghillie will be on hand to show you the ropes throughout the morning.

    Afterwards, relax beside the River Windrush and savour a luxury picnic prepared by Minster Mill’s team of talented chefs.

     

    Wedding Fayre

    Sunday 29th March 2020 ~ Sunday 25th October 2020.

    Join us as we open the doors to our newly refurbished Malthouse, giving you the opportunity to discover our beautiful wedding options to help inspire your perfect wedding day.

    Arrive to a glass of Champagne and sample our Head Chef’s finest canapés as you meet with our events team who will be on hand to guide you through the day. Whether you are looking for the perfect dress, flowers, suit or entertainment for your guests, you will be spoiled for choice with our selection of local, recommended suppliers.

    Minster Mill, Minster Lovell, Witney.

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