The Old Bell

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The Old Bell Hotel in Malmesbury is one of the most unique and outstanding Cotswold hotels. Reputed to be England’s oldest hotel, the boutique bolthole has an impressive history of exceptional hospitality, dating back to 1220. Whether you are seeking a relaxing break in the Cotswolds, a romantic Malmesbury wedding venue, or simply a quintessentially English afternoon tea, our deeply-dedicated team are on-hand to take care of your every need.

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A Uniquely Romantic Cotswold Wedding Venue

The Old Bell Hotel is a stunning exclusive use Cotswolds wedding venue that is licensed to host civil wedding ceremonies. We can comfortably accommodate up to 80 day guests in either the Garden Room or Edwardian Restaurant, increasing to up to 120 guests in the evening. We have a beautiful terrace garden area for arrival drinks and cosy lounges with open fires – perfect for inclement weather. Organising your wedding can be a daunting task and we are here to help make your wedding as stress free as possible. We would love to meet you to show you around, and see whether The Old Bell Hotel can be the start of your happy ever after.

Please contact Phoebe on 01666 822344 or email phoebe@oldbell

Cotswold Conference Centre

We have one principle conference room, The Garden Room, which can accommodate up to 34 delegates in a boardroom style or 30 in a U shape. As the name implies, this room opens onto our secluded garden and has a patio area with tables and chairs, ideal for breaks. We offer special Bed and Breakfast rates for corporate guests.We also have a selection of lounges which are ideal for a less formal meetings, sitting on sofas, perhaps with a log fire lit during the winter months. These rooms can comfortably accommodate up to 10 guests in a boardroom style.

The Old Bell Hotel is quite possibly the most welcoming of all the hotels in the Cotswolds. It is an impressive and inspiring venue for team building events, interviews, conferences, presentations and corporate dinners. Please do call us on 01666 822344 to discuss your plans, we’d welcome the opportunity to show you around.

The Old Bell Hotel & Restaurant, Abbey Row, Malmesbury, Wiltshire. SN16 0BW.
Tel: 01666 822344  Facsimile: 01666 825145  E-Mail: