WELCOME TO SOUTHCREST MANOR HOTEL
IMPORTANT INFORMATION (COVID-19) - updated Monday 6th April 2020
OPEN TO KEY WORKERS ONLY
Based on the Government guidance regarding COVID-19, we are closed to all non-essential travel but remain open for key workers and those who may have essential business travel over this time. This restriction is in place until the end of May 2020 and shall be reviewed on a frequent basis, please keep checking for further updates.
If you are a key worker would like to make a booking, please email us on firstname.lastname@example.org
The hotel is available for exclusive use for key workers or vulnerable groups only, please see below definitions for further information, ID will be required when checking in.
If you are unsure if you are classed as key worker and need further information, please visit https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus. ID will be required on check-in, if this cannot be supplied, you will be turned away from the hotel.
PLEASE NOTE: Room Only and Bed & (continental) Breakfast rates are available ONLY.
Key Workers are defined as below:
Health and social care
This includes but is not limited to doctors, nurses, midwives, paramedics, social workers, care workers, and other frontline health and social care staff including volunteers; the support and specialist staff required to maintain the UK’s health and social care sector; those working as part of the health and social care supply chain, including producers and distributors of medicines and medical and personal protective equipment.
Education and childcare
This includes childcare, support and teaching staff, social workers and those specialist education professionals who must remain active during the COVID-19 response to deliver this approach.
Key public services
This includes those essential to the running of the justice system, religious staff, charities and workers delivering key frontline services, those responsible for the management of the deceased, and journalists and broadcasters who are providing public service broadcasting.
Local and national government
This only includes those administrative occupations essential to the effective delivery of the COVID-19 response, or delivering essential public services, such as the payment of benefits, including in government agencies and arm’s length bodies.
Food and other necessary goods
This includes those involved in food production, processing, distribution, sale and delivery, as well as those essential to the provision of other key goods (for example hygienic and veterinary medicines).
Public safety and national security
This includes police and support staff, Ministry of Defence civilians, contractor and armed forces personnel (those critical to the delivery of key defence and national security outputs and essential to the response to the COVID-19 pandemic), fire and rescue service employees (including support staff), National Crime Agency staff, those maintaining border security, prison and probation staff and other national security roles, including those overseas.
This includes those who will keep the air, water, road and rail passenger and freight transport modes operating during the COVID-19 response, including those working on transport systems through which supply chains pass.
Utilities, communication and financial services
This includes staff needed for essential financial services provision (including but not limited to workers in banks, building societies and financial market infrastructure), the oil, gas, electricity and water sectors (including sewerage), information technology and data infrastructure sector and primary industry supplies to continue during the COVID-19 response, as well as key staff working in the civil nuclear, chemicals, telecommunications (including but not limited to network operations, field engineering, call centre staff, IT and data infrastructure, 999 and 111 critical services), postal services and delivery, payments providers and waste disposal sectors.
If workers think they fall within the critical categories above, they should confirm with their employer that, based on their business continuity arrangements, their specific role is necessary for the continuation of this essential public service.
Our family owned, four star Southcrest Manor Hotel is set within 10 acres of stunning private lawns and natural woodland, offering a truly peaceful, rural setting in the heart of Worcestershire. The rural setting belies the extremely convenient location close to central Redditch, 10 minutes' drive from M42,J3 and its connections with the M5 and M40 and 20 minutes' drive from Birmingham International Airport.
We are committed to offering great facilities with the warmest welcome at a reasonable price
ABOUT THE HOTEL
The former manor house, built in 1921 boasts 63 stylish en-suite bedrooms, offering modern decor and up to date conveniences. We have a range of bedrooms available with a choice of standard, superior and boutique Manor House double, twin, triple, family and inter-connecting. Complimentary access to the fully equipped fitness suite, outdoor hydrotherapy hot tub* and Swedish & Infrared Sauna’s* is available for all of our residents. (*pre-booking is essential, over 18 only)
The elegant Laura Ashley designed Restaurant & Bar, designed in a uniquely British style and inspired by the stunning surroundings provides the perfect space in which to enjoy Breakfast, Afternoon Tea, Lunch and Dinner and to celebrate special occasions with family and friends. Offering a menu full of mouth-watering dishes including the ever popular Sunday Roast, an exciting cocktail menu and an extensive wine & drinks menu.
The beautiful Laura Ashley the Tea Room menu offers a delicious and charming Afternoon Tea experience with an extensive selection of homemade sandwiches, fresh scones, beautiful cakes and carefully selected teas, catering for all special dietary requirements.
The Elemis approved salon; the Manor Health & Beauty Club offers a unisex range of luxury products and treatments designed to help relax, rebalance and re-energise. Escape the everyday and find a moment of relaxation, helping you unwind, de-stress and feel totally refreshed.
With a range of meeting and event rooms accommodating everything from interviews to large outdoor team building, to celebratory private dinners, conferences and larger banqueting affairs we can organise and manage your event, offering you an individual and professional service from initial enquiry until the time you leave.
Whether it be arrival cocktails on the terrace with the sun shining or a warming mulled wine with the snow falling, whatever the season, the Southcrest Manor Hotel is a beautiful setting for your perfect wedding day. We are experienced in handling every aspect of your day, including the ceremony itself and we are licensed to hold ceremonies for up to 100 guests. We have a range of stunning private rooms available, from a small intimate ceremony to a larger celebration, which ever you choose we will ensure you a day to remember.