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Althorp truly is one of the most spectacular, luxurious and exclusive venues in the UK. The ancestral home of the Spencer family, Althorp stands sentinel in its vast private estate, with a magnificent exterior matched by the beauty of the surrounding parkland. Althorp offers unparalleled levels of service, privacy and luxury to rival the finest properties anywhere in the world; yet retains the truly welcoming and homely feel that makes Althorp so special. Walk in the footsteps of kings and queens, feast or celebrate in spectacular surroundings, marvel at the sense of history and artwork, and slumber in pure luxury. To stay at Althorp is to become part of the amazing history of this magnificent property, renowned for its discreet yet spectacular hospitality to guests including royalty and aristocracy since 1508.
• No of bedrooms: 26 + 12
• No of bathrooms: 25 + 8
• Sleeps: 48 + 24
• One person per bed: 20 + 16
• Dining capacity: 100/140
• Meeting capacity: 120/200 theatre
• Reception capacity: 250
• Marquee: Yes 500 max
• Catering: In-house
• Own drinks: Yes, no charge
• Music/bar licence: late licence possible
• Exclusive use only
• Location: Northampton
o Billiards Room
o 500 acre estate
o Fine art collection
o Outstanding activity options
Althorp has been an important part of England’s history, with many influential political meetings, courtly balls, and even a secret marriage taking place within the walls. Sir John stipulated in his will that the house must be used as a place of entertainment, and now more than ever Althorp offers an unforgettable setting for hosting exceptional occasions, with discreet service, exquisite cuisine, spectacular surroundings and a wonderful sense of history all combined with 21st century luxury.
The six magnificent State Bedrooms offer en-suite bathrooms and a level of opulence befitting royalty, with these very rooms playing as much a part of English history as any royal palace. The remaining 20 bedrooms are beautifully furnished and are located across the first and second floors.
Explore photographs of the Althorp here, with a selection of images showing the exterior, interior rooms and bedrooms, along with the grounds and setting of this truly beautiful property.
Find out more about prices to rent this magnificent family home, yours exclusively whether you wish to stay for one night or one hundred. Prices here include butler service, a team of private chefs and housekeeping, with a dedicated concierge service to arrange anything you may wish to enjoy during your stay.
Fully staffed and catered
No corkage charge
Fibre optic wireless internet
Space for a marquee for up to 1000 guests
Endless outdoor activities available
We can arrange a wide variety of additional services at Althorp:
Fully staffed and catered with private chef included
Housekeeping/butler service included
Turndown service included
Wine/drinks service (no corkage)
Classic/luxury car hire
Althorp is set in the heart of its own 550 acre estate, around 6 miles north west of Northampton. The house is just 10 minutes from the M1, within 30 minutes drive of Birmingham, Coventry, Nottingham and Leicester, and less than 1.5 hours from London.
Our stay at Althorp was fantastic experience, we enjoyed it very much.
All staff was very helpful and friendly, so we were cared about very well.
So thank you very much as well, and yes, we would like to return there some day….