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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We used a red letter day voucher to book for the night of Sunday 2nd April. From check in to check out everything was perfect. When we first arrived in the car park we thought we had come to a very corporate venue but we were welcomed with such warmth and enthusiasm by the lady on reception that we felt...

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SundialManager, General Manager at Highgate House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Wendy, Thankyou for your very kind and detailed review.It was great to see that you enjoyed all aspects of your stay and made full use of our facilities whilst here.I do hope you will return,as indicated,and very soon , With Best Wishes,Paul Williams,General Manager.

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter and son-in-law bought us a stay here as a Christmas Present. We used it Friday 31st March 2017. We had alovely stay, the staff were brilliant, food excellent. Rooms comfy could do with a bit of modernisation, but clean and comfotable. Would certainly go to stay again

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SundialManager, General Manager at Highgate House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Bgill, Please pass my thanks to your daughter and son-in-law for choosing Highgate House as a Christmas present for you-very kind ! It was great to read that you had a lovely stay with us and that you would stay with us again,I hope this will be the case very soon ! Kind Regards,Paul Williams,General manager

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fancied an afternoon tea treat and needed to be close to daventry, for my mum to join us. So pleased we chose Highgate House. It was a very relaxed and comfortable setting whilst still feeling like a treat. The selection of sandwiches and cakes were amazing and so many of them. It was lovely to bring some of the cakes...

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SundialManager, General Manager at Highgate House Hotel, responded to this review

Thankyou for letting us know how much you and your Mum enjoyed your afternoon tea with us.We always try and provide plenty to eat as well as a cake-box if you cannot manage it all (This is often the case !) I hope (As indicated) you will visit Highgate House again very soon, Kind Regards,Paul Williams,General Manager.

Brackley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We chose Highgate House for our Golden Wedding Celebration and we were not disappointed. Great food, excellent accommodation and friendly, attentive staff. Our celebration meal was in the Baronial Hall with a reception in the lounge next door. We could not have chosen anywhere better.

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SundialManager, General Manager at Highgate House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Val and Geoff, Firstly ,thankyou for choosing Highgate House to celebrate a very special occasion.Your kind words are greatly appreciated and will be shared with all the team-members who looked after you.Congratulations on celebrating your Golden Wedding Anniversary ! Best Wishes,Paul Williams,General Manager.

Corby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We attended on Sunday 26th March for the Mothers Day Afternoon Tea and we couldn't recommend Highgate House enough. The staff were so attentive and friendly and couldn't do enough for us. We had a delicious 3 course meal and both mums were given a beautiful plant as a Mothers Day Gift. The room was decorated beautifully with flowers for...

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SundialManager, General Manager at Highgate House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Amy, Thankyou very much for your kind review regarding your meal on Mothering Sunday.It was good to see that you all liked the Mother's Day gift too and enjoyed the presentation of the Restaurant.I hope you will return very soon ,perhaps Easter Sunday? Kiind Regards,Paul Williams,General Manager.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent 2 nights in total at the High gate House hotel and loved it. My fiance and I were given the 2 night stay as a gift from our lovely friends. We were aiming to have a relaxed 2 nights and we did. The staff were so friendly, the receptionist we met with when we first arrived was very attentive,...

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SundialManager, General Manager at Highgate House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear vbaldwin, Wow,you have some great friends ! Thankyou for letting us know how much you enjoyed your stay with us,it was great to see that you made full use of all our facilities whilst you were here.I hope you will be able to return soon and maybe bring some of your lovely friends with you ! Kind Regards,Paul Williams,General...

Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I spent 3 days at Highgate House Hotel and I could not fault it! The rooms offer everything that anybody could ask for including a television, hairdryer and complementary water and tea. The Hotel offers guests a buffet style breakfast and lunch. I had a nut allergy and I was aware of another person whom was vegan. All of the...

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SundialManager, General Manager at Highgate House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ashley, Thankyou for your great review following your 3 night stay with us.It was good to see that you felt well-looked after,in particular,your dietary requirements.You obviously felt relaxed when staying here so I hope this will encourage you to return to Highgate very soon, Best Wishes,Paul Williams,General Manager.

Reviewed 21 March 2017

Booked in for a two day conference event - we were told it was a great venue and, it was! Fabulous staff and facilities. Rooms a little 'tired' but a small tv and slightly warn fixtures did not effect the comfort of the bed, the shower, towels and linen. Had an amazing meal in a private dining room with great...

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SundialManager, General Manager at Highgate House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Paula, It was great to see we lived up to expectations and you enjoyed your stay with us during your two day conference.We are currently upgrading some of our bedrooms and,very shortly ,will be installing new TV's in every bedroom. I hope you will be returning soon to Highgate House and we will continue to meet all your criteria...

Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We were bought a red letter day, Champagne afternoon tea for two as a Christmas present. There are several points i will now list that made this the most disappointing venue/food/gift;- 1, You park round the back of the beautiful house, so your now looking at what looks like a run down hospital. 2, You approach the reception, which is...

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SundialManager, General Manager at Highgate House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear David, Thankyou for your review regarding the afternoon tea you took with us at the week-end.Please accept my apologies for the disappointment you suffered regarding so many aspects of the venue and the tea itself. Your feedback will be acted upon ,where appropiate,and I do hope you will return to Highgate at some stage in order to give us...

Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 March 2017

My husband and myself booked a Red letter day and stayed at Highgate House. Sadly we only stayed for 1 night on Sunday 12th March 2017. From the time we arrived I can only say nothing was to much trouble, the lady on reception was so helpful. We stayed in the main house which is stunning. Our dinner was equally...

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SundialManager, Front Office Manager at Highgate House Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Diane , Thankyou for making an exception and leaving a review of your stay with us.Your kind words will be shared with the team here who,I know, enjoy dealing with all requirements that guests my have.I hope the hose did the trick and your husband,Toney was happy with his handiwork. Best Wishes to you both,Paul Williams,General Manager.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Based in and around a 17th century mansion, Highgate House is a beautiful country house hotel set amongst rolling countryside,just 7 miles from Northampton. Accommodation consists of 97 en-suite bedrooms, all of which are individually decorated. Some of the bedrooms are located in the original building whilst the majority are housed in areas across the estate. Each room is fully equipped with hot drink facilities, an alarm clock-radio with iPod docking station, a television and toiletries from the Gilchrist and Soames 'BeeKind` range. You stay also includes includes free WiFi, use of the fitness room and pool, free parking on-site and unlimited tea and coffee. Guests can look forward to a delicious seasonal menu prepared by the award-winning team of chefs, headed up by Lee Gaskins, who has won Northamptonshire's Chef of the Year twice. Food is served in the brasserie-style Terrace Restaurant and lighter meals can be enjoyed in the main bar area. Traditional afternoon tea is available between 3-6pm daily, with a selection of sandwiches,homemade cakes and scones with cream and jam. Leisure facilities include an indoor swimming pool, gym, sauna and tennis courts. The hotel's 26 acres of grounds also offer an idyllic setting for walking, with easy access to the surrounding countryside. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Highgate House Hotel

Address: Highgate House Grooms Lane, Creaton NN6 8NN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Northamptonshire > Creaton
Price Range: $131 - $212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Highgate House Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 97
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Also Known As:
Highgate House, a Sundial Venue Hotel Northampton
Highgate Hotel Northampton
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“The main house is stunning”
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