Donnington - one of the best luxury hotels in Berkshire

Quirky. Historic. Utterly unstuffy. At  Donnington  a 250-year old tower comes complete with battlements. Antique artworks meet high-speed wi-fi. 

At Donnington Hotel 39 sumptuous bedrooms and stylish lodges sit in 500 acres of gorgeous grounds. 

Our Classic Rooms are rich in history and deeply comfortable. Spacious Summer House rooms are ideal for groups.

Stay in the historic main house where tapestries and vintage wallpaper abound – whether in a suite or a room, it’s up to you.

Or opt for a sleek wooden lodge that exudes tranquility and calm. 

As befits one of the best places to stay in Berkshire, at Donnington the service is efficient and warm.

Just a 20 minute walk into Newbury, Donnington is a magical rural retreat.


Hotel Bedroom

Deeply comfortable, history-rich rooms

A historic, luxury hotel in Newbury

Modern comforts sit snugly within the heritage setting in Donnington’s Classic Rooms.

In our spacious, superior Manor House rooms, sweeping views and swish bathrooms meet character features galore.

The six Summer House rooms are bright and spacious. Their shared private terrace makes them ideal for groups.

And the four-person Manor House Suite is simply stunning. With separate dining, sitting and sleeping areas, it’s perfect for families. Or brides and their entourage come the wedding day. 

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Summer house bedroom

Tranquil, Luxurious Lodges & Rooms

Donnington’s rooms and lodges are some of the most tranquil places to stay in Newbury.

Set away from the main house, you’ll find peace and stunning views at our Lake View Lodges and Summer House Rooms – and a patio on which to enjoy a glass of wine.

Or opt for a stylish wooden Temple Lodge. Set in a secluded, walled garden next to Donnington’s Zen-like She-tennoji Temple, they have a serene feel.

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Manor house suite

Sumptuous. Spacious. Superb - Suites

Donnington’s Manor House Suite is a place to stretch out and relish in the level of luxury the Lord and Lady of the manor would expect. Expect two sleeping areas, spaces to eat and sit and gorgeous views. An unforgettable stay.

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