Property, setting and location:
Nestling in the peaceful Northamptonshire village of Castle Ashby, six miles to the north of Northampton, the Falcon is a warm and cosy 16th century country cottage hotel, which provides old world comfort and a high standard of hospitality.
The Falcon is adjacent to Castle Ashby House: the magnificent estate, owned for the past four centuries by the marquesses of Northampton, is within easy walking distance. Country walks in several directions commence from the Falcon's front door. Day visits by car to Stratford-on-Avon, Bedford, Woburn (house and park), Althorp (Princess Diana's family home) and Silverstone (Motor Racing) are easily accomplished.
Michael and Jennifer Eastick are caring hosts,who will make you feel very much at home in their lovely old English inn.
The Falcon is a Best Western Hotel.
Guest rooms, facilities and the garden:
There are 16 guest bedrooms, 3 singles, 9 doubles and 4 with twin single beds. All rooms have en-suite bath or shower and toilet, direct dial phone, satellite TV, hair dryer, trouser press and tea & coffee making facilities.
An extra child's bed is available on request.
The Falcon has a lovely terrace and garden where you can enjoy a drink in the sunshine.
Meals and other facilities:
Breakfast is always included in the basic tariff and is served in the dining room.
The Falcon has a highly reputed restaurant, which serves lunch and dinner every day: the cuisine, using local produce and fresh vegetables from the garden, is modern English - John Hughes is one of the new breed of world class British chefs - and the wine list includes an imaginative selection of new and old world fine wines. A traditional roast is always offered on Sundays. Evening table d'hote meals from 23.50 GBP plus extensive a la carte menu. 2 course lunch 14.95 GBP, 3 courses 18.95 GBP. Vegetarian and other dietary requirements can be accommodated - advance notice is advised.
The Cellar Bar offers a wide choice of bar food and hot snacks.
On a winter's evening you can peruse the menu in front of a blazing log fire, on a summer's evening you can enjoy an aperitif on the terrace or stroll the pretty lawned garden surrounded by willow and walnut trees.
Off road car parking.
A cot is provided free on request.
Other details and house rules:
Children and house-trained dogs are welcomed.
Open: All Year .
in pounds sterling per person per night including breakfast ($US approx) according duration of stay-
lower tariffs for stays over 2 nights:
Single in single room: 69.50
to 79.50 GBP ($111 US to $127 US)
Deposit - £50 per reservation
or credit card details upon reservation.
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