Creating Memories since 1220

Perfect Cotswold Weddings at The Old Bell Hotel

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Welcome to The Old Bell Hotel, our Grade I listed hotel with 34 rooms, rumoured to be England’s oldest hotel. Our hotel has been looking after travellers since 1220 and today benefits from stunning, high design interior spaces and a wonderful warm ambience with antiques and quirky treasures collected from our owners travels around the globe.

The perfect place for you to enjoy your special day, whether its a small intimate wedding or a bigger celebration with all your family and friends.

Our event spaces

Bespoke wedding spaces

Discover our exquisite event spaces designed to make your wedding truly memorable. Enjoy the intimate charm of our warm and cozy library setting or opt for the bright and airy Cotswold stone garden room for larger celebrations. Our beautifully landscaped outdoor spaces provide the perfect backdrop for canapés and drinks, while the Belvedere offers a secluded retreat for the bride and groom. Your special day deserves the perfect venue, and we have created a diverse range of spaces to cater to every aspect of your celebration.

Food & Drinks

Flavours you will love...

Celebrate your unique love story with a curated selection of delectable delights on your special day. Indulge in a delightful array of flavour-packed canapés, savour our exquisite wedding breakfast menu which showcases classic dishes crafted with the finest fresh and seasonal ingredients. As the day turns into night, treat your guests to an array of evening food options, featuring favourites like gourmet burgers and wood-fired pizzas. Elevate your wedding experience with our exceptional culinary offerings tailored to make your celebration truly unforgettable.


Intimate Weddings

You and the ones you love

Experience our intimate wedding packages, where up to sixteen special guests are invited to share in the magic of your perfect day. Enjoy unforgettable moments with your closest friends and family in our beautiful and cosy event spaces, where the spotlight is exclusively on you and your loved ones. Your celebration with us is more than just an occasion; it is a meticulously tailored experience, designed to be a timeless chapter in your love story.

  • Up to 16 guests
  • Choice menu
  • Cosy and historic setting
  • Dedicated wedding executive


Garden Room Weddings

Your quintessential Cotswolds wedding

Host your dream wedding at our Cotswolds-based historic hotel, where the enchanting Garden Room awaits you. Adorned with Cotswold stone and bathed in natural light, this purpose-built space provides an exquisite setting for your celebration. Our Garden Room seamlessly weaves the hotel's rich historical heritage with contemporary elegance, serving as an impeccable backdrop for your transition from stylish wedding to a joyous post-ceremony celebration. Whether your vision leans towards an elegant, formal ceremony or a lively gathering, the Garden Room stands as a versatile canvas, ready to be tailored to your wedding goals.

  • Up to 100 day guests
  • Handcrafted menu
  • Picturesuqe Cotwsolds setting
  • Bespoke wedding expert


Exclusive Use Weddings

Exclusively yours

Plan your dream wedding experience at our Grade I listed hotel, with exclusive use of our charming Cotswolds based venue and bespoke wedding spaces! Enjoy a uniquely tailored celebration with complete privacy, all orchestrated by our attentive and dedicated wedding executives. Our wedding team will manage every detail of your special occasion ensuring your wedding flows seamlessly, allowing you to focus on enjoying your dream day. From personalised touches to extended celebrations, our exclusive-use approach guarantees a wedding day that reflects your style, embraces your vision, and offers a perfect blend of fun and Cotswolds sophistication


Rooms with character

Explore our 34 distinctively decorated rooms, each showcasing a unique mix of historic features and contemporary design. Embrace the unique charm of designer wallpapers and quirky antiques that add character to these spaces. Our accommodation offers a practical and stylish setting to prepare for your wedding and unwind after the celebrations.


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Junior Master

Our Junior Master suites are uniquely decorated and include Bramley toiletries, Teapig teas and Wiltshire roasted coffee.

Master Cosy

Perfect for families our Master Cosy rooms with lounge space & sofabed, also include Teapig teas, roasted Wiltshire coffee, fresh biscuits, flat screen TV and complimentary Wi-Fi.


All five Character rooms are in our main house, full of character (of course) and uniquely decorated. Larger than our cosy rooms, some have exposed original beams. A perfect haven.