Latest News

Find out what is going on

WIN A NIGHT AWAY FOR 2!

WIN A NIGHT AWAY FOR 2!


To celebrate The Kings Head Hotel joining The Coaching Inn Group family we're giving one lucky couple that chance to win a night away here at The Talbot Hotel, Oundle. To be in with a chance of winning all you have to do is LIKE & SHARE THIS POST (you must also like the page if you haven't already. The competition closes at midnight on the 7th of February - with the winner being announced soon after. Terms & conditions apply. Good luck!

Terms & Conditions
The prize is a one night stay for two people in a standard double or twin room at The Talbot Hotel, Eatery & Coffee House, Oundle. Booking availability applies and may be restricted to certain dates. Entrants must be 18 or over. No travel allowance will be awarded. Management reserves all rights including, but not limited to, ending the competition early, suspending the prize in the case of misuse or other act deemed to be unsatisfactory by management, to charge supplements for extras including dinner, early check in/late check out etc. To enter you must 'like and share' this post  on facebook and also have previously 'liked the page'. Entries close at midnight on 7th February 2016. Entries after this time will not be counted. Best of luck.

Our Dog Friendly Hotel on BBC Northampton

Our Dog Friendly Hotel on BBC Northampton


One of our team spoke to BBC Radio Northampton about how we accommodate our four-legged guests throughout our hotel. The lunchtime show, hosted by Helen Blaby, were asking the question: "Have we become a dog-ist society?"

A lovely lady called Mary rang Helen's show and waxed lyrically about how we accommodated her small dog when they have joined us down the years. We then spoke to Helen to explain why we offer dog friendly accommodation.

You can listen below:

Valentines Weekend

Valentines Weekend


Valeintes Talbot


About Us

 

Hotel & Travel Information

Hotel & Travel Information


The Talbot Hotel

New Street,
Oundle,
Northamptonshire,
PE8 4EA
Telephone : 01832 273621
Email: talbot@innmail.co.uk

The Talbotl Hotel and Eatery is an AA rated 3 star hotel, with individually designed bedrooms including several feature rooms. It is an historic former 17th-century coaching inn located in the centre of Oundle. Some rooms offer 4-poster beds, lounges, very spacious wet rooms and roll-top baths.

The hotel car park can be found by driving past the hotel and turning left onto Milton Road. Then take the first left into Drummingwell Lane. Alternatively, please use the SAT NAV code PE8 4AA

Bedrooms - 34
Dog allowed
Disabled room and toilets available
Free Wifi
Families Welcome
Food Served All Day in our restaurant
Coffee Shop in house

History

History


Talbot Oundle History
Talbot Oundle History
Talbot Oundle History
Talbot Oundle History
 

The hotel originally dates from the 7th Century AD and its oldest building is clearly medieval in design albeit with a modified 16th century gallery, complete with original graffiti dating back to the 1700s etched into its windows. The hotel is famous for its New Street and inner courtyard facades, which were built with stone from Fotheringhay Castle in 1630. The stone mullion windows and timber staircase overlooking the inner courtyard are, reputedly, also from Fotheringhay Castle. The staircase is believed to be that which Mary Queen of Scots famously descended on route to her execution at the castle on 8 February 1587. Local history has it that a mark on one of the staircase’s newel posts is an imprint of the queen’s ring.

More recently, the Talbot Hotel re-opened following an extensive refurbishment and restoration programme in 2012. As part of the changes, all agreed with English Heritage, the hotel now offers 34 bedrooms, including a selection of superior bedroom suites. The reduction in the number of bedrooms has also enabled the creation of a larger restaurant and now 21st century facilities rub shoulders with history.

The new Eatery at the Talbot Hotel is fast gaining a reputation for its cuisine and delightful surroundings. A recent review by The Peterborough Telegraph’s Joni Ager rated the experience 9 out of 10.

The Coffee House with its fully stocked patisserie unit, offers a true high street coffee experience. The difference is the period ambience as you take a sofa in the glass house or a seat on one of our varied internal and external areas. Our staff come to you to take your order and tempt you with the many treats that we bake on the premises. Free WiFi and newspapers are also available in the lounge areas.

Awards

Awards


Hotel of the Year Trip Badge

2015 - Eat Out Awards 2015 - Pub Company of the Year - Coaching Inn Group
2015
- Awarded the London Stock Exchange top 1000 Companies to inspire Britain.
2015 - The Coaching Inn Group Hotel Group Chef of the Year - Dave Simms
2015 - The Coaching Inn Group Barman of the Year - Matt Tebbutt
2015 - Winner of the Certificate of Excellence Award – Tripadvisor

2014 Winner of “Top Rated Wedding Venue – Northamptonshire” – Wedingdates Awards
2014 Winner of “Best Hotel” category – Les Routier awards
2014 Head Chef,David Simms, Finalist in Chef of the Year in Carlsberg Food and Drink Awards
2014 Awarded Prestigious Signpost Certification – Signpost
2014 Winner of Best Wedding Venue in Northamptonshire – Weddingdates award
2014 The Coaching Inn Group Wedding Venue of the Year
2014 Awarded an AA Rosette for the Talbot Eatery

2013 Winner of the Certificate of Excellence Award – Tripadvisor
2013 Awarded an AA Rosette for the Talbot Eatery

2012 Winner of the Certificate of Excellence Award – Tripadvisor



Facebook IconTwitter IconCheck Rates and AvailabilityCheck Rates and AvailabilityCheck Rates and AvailabilityCheck Rates and Availability