The perfect retreat: your country house 'home from home'

With ten comfortable bedrooms and two acres of idyllic private grounds, Howard’s House is made for exclusive use, be it business, pleasure or both. Private events and memorable occasions are ‘what we do’ at Howard’s House. Think of our hidden gem in the Nadder Valley as your personal country home from home – where all you need do is relax, and rest assured that everything is taken care of.

Exclusive use means you have the entire hotel and restaurant at your disposal – including two acres of private gardens, spacious terrace and croquet lawn, private dining facility The Coach House, comfortable lounge and snug seating areas, restaurant, and ten ensuite bedrooms. Our front of house and kitchen teams are on hand to ensure everything runs just as you wish.

Howard’s House offers your very own country retreat, in a setting of unrivalled peace and tranquillity.

  • Family gatherings
  • Retreats
  • Parties & celebrations
  • Reunions
  • Special occasions
  • Weddings
  • Anniversaries
  • Birthdays
  • Hunting & shooting parties
  • Food & wine pairing

The idyllic setting of our country haven and our attention to detail make The Coach House at Howard’s House a uniquely memorable solution to entertaining clients or colleagues.

  • Conferences
  • Business meetings
  • Private dining
  • Corporate retreats
  • Client entertainment & country pursuits
  • Special occasions
  • Yoga & wellness retreats
  • Workshops
  • Client & colleague hospitality


Our elegant Coach House is the perfect accompaniment to any exclusive use party.

With flexible seating options, comfortable lounge area, elegant styling and cosy log burner, our beautiful private facility offers comfort and relaxation for a party of up to 24.

This versatile space can be configured flexibly according to your needs, ensuring that a wide range of activities can be accommodated, from private dining and drinks receptions, to yoga and wellness workshops and business meetings.

Whatever the occasion, you will find few places as relaxing and comfortable as Howard’s House. Our expert team are on hand to provide everything you could wish for to ensure a truly memorable experience for you and your guests.

At Howard’s House we know that the little details matter.

Our versatile facilities mean that we are perfectly placed to accommodate your personal fancies and preferences, from a massage in-room (or just down the road at wonderful riverside venue Moons Massage), to table tennis on the terrace, to a good old-fashioned barbecue, an exceptional food and wine pairing experience, a gin cart, or your all-time favourite drinks or food – if there’s anything we can do to make your experience even more special, simply ask.

Private parties, special moments and memorable occasions are simply ‘what we do’, and nothing is too much trouble at Howard’s House.

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