The Toft Hotel, Golf Club and Caravan Site

A lovely stone farmhouse, restored to meet modern needs whilst retaining the original features, such as stone walls and beams. 20 ensuite bedrooms, all with flat screen TV’s, tea & coffee making facilities & telephones. There are 12 bedrooms situated on a ground floor courtyard, which makes for easy access. For caravan enthusiasts we have the Caravan Club CL site set in seven acres of grounds and gardens against a backdrop of unspoilt rural scenery, all hotel and golf club facilities are available for your enjoyment. Each pitch has electricity available, tariff is £10 per night per pitch. Tel: 01778 590614

The George of Stamford

A beautiful 16th century coaching inn with log fires, oak panelled restaurants, a walled monastery garden ( once the home of the Stamford Shakespeare Company’s outdoor performances), a cobbled courtyard all in keeping with the style of Stamford. The George succeeds in retaining the charm and atmosphere of its long history, yet offers today’s guests every modern comfort. Tel: 01780 750750.

Cuckoo Barn Lodge

Turn your theatre trip into a short break to leave you feeling revived and rejuvenated. 10 minutes’ drive from Tolethorpe Hall, Cuckoo Barn Lodge sits in an idyllic valley near Rutland Water. It is a perfect place to enjoy a wealth of activities, wine dine, pamper yourself, relax on the terrace or curl up in front of the log stove. it sleeps six comfortably in 4 Star Gold luxury with a spacious living area and well equipped kitchen to entertain your friends and family. Visit Tel: 01780 460114 or 07768 708220

The Tithe Barn

A handsome converted building which dates back to the 15th Century, in a peaceful part of the village of Cottesmore in Rutland. We offer very comfortable bed & breakfast accommodation with a charming atmosphere. Set in an attractive village location, away from any busy roads, we offer a welcome retreat for all our guests. The house retains many of it’s original features and unique charm, and we provide professional and friendly accommodation for all. Tel: 01572 813591


One of Europe's finest open air theatres

The Stamford Shakespeare Company present an annual season of plays in June, July and August at Rutland Open Air Theatre in the grounds of historic Tolethorpe Hall.

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When the box office is open you can...

Book tickets 24 hours a day on our secure online box office. Alternatively, call the box office on 01780 756133 (9.30am-8pm, Mon-Sat)

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Making the most of your theatre night out

Enjoy a pre-performance buffet meal in the charming dining rooms of historic Tolethorpe Hall. You can choose from a varied selection of starters, carved meats, fresh fish, savoury flans and salads.

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"I laughed all the way through. A very uplifting experience. Tom jones"

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"I just wanted to say how much I enjoyed the matinee performance of Romeo and Juliet."

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"I have been a huge fan of Tolethorpe for many years and last nights performance of Henry V was outstandingly good"

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"We hugely enjoyed our evening including a rattling good performance of Hamlet."
Richard Todd OBE

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