Christmas 2021 at the Southcrest

If you are looking for a truly individual setting with lots of character for your Christmas and New Year celebrations then look no further. Set within 10 acres of private landscaped grounds and woodland, the original building offers stunning period features dating back to 1921 and beautiful views overlooking the manicured gardens.

Our friendly, dedicated and experienced team are on hand checking every detail to ensure you’ll have a fantastic Christmas & New Year, making the Southcrest Manor Hotel the perfect place to celebrate.

  

How to book

For Party Nights, please contact the hotel on 01527 541511 or email events@southcrestmanorhotel.com to check availability and to make your booking.

For all other events, please click on the "BOOK" button below under the relevent section to make your booking.

A deposit, pre-order & full payment in advance is required for all Party Nights. A pre-order & full payment in advance is required for Christmas Day, Boxing Day & New Years Eve.

For all bookings, card details are required on booking. Your card details will be used to secure your table reservation only, no monies will be taken. Your card will only be charged in the event of a late cancellation or no-show. Cancellations must be received no later than 2 hours prior to the time of your table booking, failure of this will result in a £10.00 per person cancellation fee.

Special Dietary Requirements

We cater for all special dietary requirements and throughout the menus you will find the allergen references. Please confirm any special dietary requirements on booking as we may not be able to accommodate them on the day.

 

 Laura Ashley the Tea Room Festive Afternoon Tea

Celebrate the festive season within the stunning surroundings of Laura Ashley the Tea Room. Offering a delicious and charming festive afternoon tea experience with an extensive selection of festive homemade sandwiches, fresh scones, beautiful cakes and carefully selected teas.

Available Monday to Sunday, 22nd November to 31st December inclusive

(excludes 25th & 26th December)

12:00pm until 5.00pm

Festive Afternoon Tea £25.00 Adults / £12.50 Children

Festive Afternoon Tea with Prosecco £31.50 / with Champagne £33.50

 BOOK

Card details are required on booking. Your card details will be used to secure your table reservation only, no monies will be taken. Your card will only be charged in the event of a late cancellation or no-show. Cancellations must be received no later than 2 hours prior to the time of your table booking, failure of this will result in a £10.00 per person cancellation fee.

Menu

Selection of Finger Sandwiches; Cream Cheese & Cucumber, Turkey & Cranberry, Cheese & Pickle

Chicken & Wild Mushroom Terrine with Red Onion Marmalade

Smoked Salmon Blini

Handmade Cakes; Mini Lemon Meringue Tart, Chocolate Roulade, Mini Christmas pudding, Snowman Meringue & Duo of Chocolate Shot

Duo of Scones; Plain & Cranberry served with Devon Clotted Cream and your choice of Preserve; Strawberry, Blackcurrant or Lemon Curd

Selection of freshly brewed Tea’s

 

 

Traditional Festive Menu

Enjoy a delicious festive meal with friends and family whilst relaxing in the beautiful surroundings of the hotel.

Available Monday to Saturday from 22nd November to 30th December inclusive

(excludes 25th & 26th December. Not available on Sundays). Subject to availability.

12:00pm until 9:30pm

BOOK

Card details are required on booking. Your card details will be used to secure your table reservation only, no monies will be taken. Your card will only be charged in the event of a late cancellation or no-show. Cancellations must be received no later than 2 hours prior to the time of your table booking, failure of this will result in a £10.00 per person cancellation fee.

 2 Courses            £15.95 per person

3 Courses            £17.95 per person

Children (12 and under)

1 Course              £9.95 per child

2 Courses            £11.95 per child

3 Courses            £13.95 per child

Children under 3 free

 

Starters

Potato & Watercress Soup, Garlic croutons (V, 1,7,9,13)

Chicken & Wild Mushroom Terrine, ciabatta croute, mustard relish (1,7,9,10,12,13)

 Main Courses

Roast Turkey Breast, chestnut stuffing, pigs in blankets, turkey gravy (1,3,7,8)

Goats Cheese & Pepper Strudel, rustic tomato sauce, dressed watercress (1,3,7)

 All main courses are served with roasted garlic & herb potatoes, honey glazed baby carrots, parsnip puree, baby corn, braised red cabbage & roasted sprouts

Desserts

White Chocolate & Ginger Cheesecake, raspberry coulis (1,7)

Cream Filled Profiteroles, dark chocolate sauce (1,3,6,7)

 

Tea or Coffee, after dinner mint

Children’s Menu: Half Adults Portion. Alternative Children’s menu available upon request.

 

 

Festive Sunday Lunches

Sunday’s 5th, 12th & 19th December

12.30pm until 9.30pm

Enjoy our popular Sunday lunch menu with a festive twist….

BOOK

Card details are required on booking. Your card details will be used to secure your table reservation only, no monies will be taken. Your card will only be charged in the event of a late cancellation or no-show. Cancellations must be received no later than 2 hours prior to the time of your table booking, failure of this will result in a £10.00 per person cancellation fee.

Starters

Potato & Watercress Soup, Garlic croutons (V,1,7,9,13) £4.50

Chicken & Wild Mushroom Terrine, ciabatta croute, mustard relish (1,7,9,10,12,13) £5.00

Traditional Prawn Cocktail, brown bread (1,2,3,4) £5.95

 Main Courses

Roast Topside of Beef (1,3,7) £11.95

Roast Turkey Breast (1,3,7) £9.95

Roast Gammon (1,3,7) £9.95

All above served with roast potatoes, Yorkshire pudding, sage & onion stuffing, pigs in blankets & gravy

Goats Cheese & Pepper Strudel, rustic tomato sauce, dressed watercress (1,3,7) £9.95

Oven Baked Salmon Ballantine, watercress cream sauce (7) £11.95

All main courses are served with selection of roasted parsnips, a panache of carrots, peas & broccoli & cauliflower cheese

 Desserts

Traditional Christmas pudding, brandy anglaise (1,3,7,8) £5.50

Cream filled Profiteroles, dark chocolate sauce (1,3,6,7) £4.95

White Chocolate & Ginger Cheesecake, raspberry coulis (1,7) £5.50

 

Children’s Menu: Half Adults Portion. Alternative Children’s menu available upon request.

 

 

Christmas Party Igloo

Available Friday 1st November – Monday 31st December inclusive

(Excluding Christmas Day & Boxing Day)

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Party under the stars in your own private igloo!

Fully heated and furnished with faux fur and twinkly lights, the Christmas Party Igloo is the perfect intimate place to book something different for Christmas 2021! Your private igloo seats up to 8 people and the price includes private hire, Festive Afternoon Tea or Mezze menu, games and a music system to really get the party started!

The Christmas Party Igloo is bookable for a minimum of 4 and a maximum of 8 guests only (minimum numbers of 8 guests on Friday’s and Saturday’s).

Pre-booking is essential. Card details are required to gurantee your booking with the full payment automatically taken 24 hours prior to arrival.

The Igloo is available for a 2 hour duration from the time of your booking. All food and drink will be served in the Igloo half an hour after your arrival. Our Cocktail & Full drinks menu will be available within the Igloo for you to place any orders with your Server. 

Igloo Afternoon Tea Menu – available 12.00pm & 2.30pm £29.95 per person

Selection of homemade sandwiches, a duo of fresh scones, selection of festive cakes, carefully selected teas and a glass of chilled Prosecco

Mezze Board Menu – available 5.00pm & 7.30pm £29.95 per person

Marinated olives, cured meats, selection of cheese, Hummus, selection of breads, nuts, grapes & apple, oils & dips

Half a bottle of Prosecco per person

 

The following additional options will be available for you to pre-order when making your booking;

Dessert mezze board £5.00 per person

Bitesize pieces of the following; Chocolate Dipped Profiteroles, White Chocolate & Ginger Cheesecake, Mini Sherry Trifle, Mini Lemon Meringue Tart

Served with Dark Belgian Chocolate Sauce, Fruit Coulis, Fresh Cream

Additional Bottles of Prosecco £23.95

Bucket of Beer £24.95 (8 Bottles of Peroni or Budweiser)

 

Party Nights

Weve waited 2 years! Celebrate in style and join us at the manor for a Christmas party night to remember! Enjoy delicious food and a resident DJ that really knows how to get the party started!

Bar is open for Cocktails & pre-dinner drinks from 4.00pm with dinner served 7.30pm

Bar closes at midnight, entertainment until 12.30am

(Bar closes 11.30 Sundays, entertainment midnight)

 

Pre-orders for all guests are required

A £10.00 per person deposit is required within 7 days of making your booking. The full balance is to be paid 4 weeks prior to arrival.

Please call the Events Team on 01527 541511 or email; events@southcrestmanorhotel.com to make your booking

 

Earlybird Party Nights

Friday 26th & Saturday 27th November £25.95 per person

Kick off the festive season in style!

Includes 3-course meal & coffee and dancing until 12.30am. Late night bar until midnight.

 

80’s & 90’s Party Nights

Thursday’s 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd December £25.95 per person

Don those leg warmers and grab those glow sticks for a party night full of fun and nostalgia!

Includes 3-course meal & coffee and dancing until 12.30am. Late night bar until midnight.

 

Party Nights

Fridays 3rd, 10th, 17th December £33.95 per person

Saturdays 4th, 11th, 18th December £33.95 per person

Grab your work colleagues, friends and family and have a fabulous party night with us!

Includes 3-course meal & coffee and dancing until 12.30am. Late night bar until midnight.

 

Buffet Party Nights

Sunday’s 5th, 12th, 19th December £19.95 per person

Includes 2-course mixed platter of buffet food served to your table and dancing until 12.30am. 

Buffet Menu

Selection of Sandwiches

Coleslaw

Cous Cous Salad

Sausage & Sage Roulade

Deep Fried Breaded Chicken Goujons

Mini Beef Burgers

Garlic Pizza Bread

Goats Cheese & Red Onion Quiche

Chocolate dipped profiteroles

Mini lemon meringue tart

 

Party Nights Menu

Starters

Potato & Watercress Soup, Garlic croutons (V,1,7,9,13)

Chicken & Wild Mushroom Terrine, ciabatta croute, mustard relish (1,7,9,10,12,13)

Traditional Prawn Cocktail, brown bread (1,2,3,4)

Main Courses

Roast Turkey Parcel wrapped in Smoked Bacon, cranberry & Cumberland sausage meat stuffing, turkey gravy (1,3,9,10,13)

Oven Baked Salmon Ballantine, watercress cream sauce (7)

Goats Cheese & Pepper Strudel, rustic tomato sauce, dressed watercress (1,3,7)

All main courses are served with roasted garlic & herb potatoes, honey glazed baby carrots, parsnip puree, baby corn, braised red cabbage & roasted sprouts

Desserts

Trio of Mini Desserts, sherry trifle, Christmas pudding bon bon with anglaise & minced meat tart topped with brandy cream (1,3,6,7,12)

Cream filled Profiteroles, dark chocolate sauce (1,3,6,7)

White Chocolate & Ginger Cheesecake, raspberry coulis (1,7)

Tea or Coffee, after dinner mint

 

Beverage Offers

Pre-ordered drinks served ready on arrival at your dinner table.

Pre-order 10 bottles of wine or more and receive a 5% saving!

Bucket of Beer £24.95 (8 Bottles of Peroni or Budweiser)

Offer only valid for pre-ordered drinks booked and paid for in full four weeks prior to your event.

Prepaid bar tabs can be arranged, please confirm no later than four weeks prior to arrival.

To receive the discount, wine and drink pre-orders must be confirmed and paid for no later than 4 weeks prior to your event date.

 

Party Night Accommodation

Make a night of it and enjoy a good night’s sleep with a lie in the following morning!

Overnight accommodation from only £30.00 per room (maximum 2 guests per bedroom)

Enjoy a full English breakfast for only £8.95 per person when pre-booked!

Overnight accommodation includes a late check out of 12.00noon, 24-hour resident’s bar, free Wi-Fi, use of the gymnasium, sauna*, outdoor hydrotherapy hot tub* & free parking. *Pre-booking for sauna & hot tub is advisable.

Upgrades available at an additional supplement. All accommodation prices are available 26th November until 30th December, subject to availability.

To make your bedroom reservation please call 01527 541511 or email reception@southcrestmanorhotel.com

 

 Christmas Day

Saturday 25th December

A truly magical Christmas Day with your family! Enjoy a chilled glass of Prosecco on arrival followed by a delicious four course traditional Christmas Day lunch. Father Christmas will also be making a visit with presents for all the Children!

Arrive at 1.00pm for a glass of chilled Prosecco, with lunch served at 1.30pm.

The Queen's speech will be shown in the Bar at 3.00pm

 

£79.95 per adult, £34.95 per child (12 years and under) Children under 3 years FREE

(Please confirm the ages of any children when booking)

BOOK

Card details are required on booking. Your card details will be used to secure your table reservation only, no monies will be taken. The full payment will be taken automatically on 30th November. Pre-Orders for all guests to be confirmed no later than 30th November. 

Starters

Roasted Pumpkin Soup, garlic croutons & toasted pumpkin seeds (1,7,9)

Confit of Salmon, wilted spinach, poached egg & hollandaise sauce (1,3,4,7)

Smoked Seafood & Saffron Potato Terrine, dill aioli, bread (1,3,4,7,10,13)

Beef Carpaccio caper berries, parmesan, rocket & ginger crème fraiche (1,7,9,10,12,13)

 Main Courses

Roast Turkey Paupiette wrapped in Smoked Bacon, cranberry & Cumberland sausage meat stuffing, turkey gravy (1,3,7,8,9,10,12)

Roast Sirloin of English Beef, port sauce, Yorkshire pudding & baby watercress (1,3,7)

Oven Baked Hake saute potatoes, chorizo, pak choi, clam sauce (2,4,7,9,10,14)

Beetroot, Brie & Walnut Wellington, vegetarian gravy (1,3,7,9)

All main courses are served with honey glazed baby carrots, parsnips, buttered sprouts & traditional roasted herb potatoes

 Desserts

Traditional Christmas Pudding, brandy anglaise, cranberry & apricot compote (1,7,12)

Clementine Posset, shortbread biscuits, fresh fruit & candied orange zest (1,3,7)

Chocolate Mousse, encased in a chocolate sphere with edible flowers, cherry jelly, garnished with freeze dried raspberries & chocolate popping candy (3,7)

Banoffee Torte salted caramel ice cream, caramel sauce (V, 1,3,7,12)

Followed by

Cheese board- a platter per table of Mature Cheddar, Stilton & Summerset Brie, Celery, Grapes, fruit chutney & cheese biscuits

Tea or Coffee, chocolate truffles

 

Children’s Menu: Half Adults Portion. Alternative Children’s menu available upon request.

 

Boxing Day

Sunday 26th December

Relax with friends or family in the beautiful surroundings of the Hotel and enjoy a delicious three course meal

12.30pm until 4.30pm

£29.95 Adults / £12.95 Children (12 years & under) / Children under 3 years FREE

BOOK

Card details are required on booking. Your card details will be used to secure your table reservation only, no monies will be taken. The full payment will be taken automatically on 30th November. Pre-Orders for all guests to be confirmed no later than 30th November.

Starters

Roasted Butternut Squash Soup, chive cream fraiche (7)

Chicken Liver & Pork Pate, white onion jam, ciabatta croute (1,3,7)

Vodka Cured Gravadlax, toasted rye bread, dill sauce (1,4,10)

Main Courses

Roast Topside of Beef (1,3,7)

Roast Turkey Breast (1,3,7)

Roast Gammon (1,3,7)

All above served with roast potatoes, Yorkshire pudding, sage & onion stuffing, pigs in blankets & gravy (1, remove stuffing, pigs in blankets & Yorkshire pudding)  

Chestnut, Butternut Squash & Sweet Potato Loaf, Sage Cream (1,3,7,9)

Trout En Croute, sorrel sauce (1,3,4,7)

All main courses are served with a selection of roasted parsnips, a Panache of carrots, peas, cauliflower cheese and broccoli.

 Desserts

Baileys Crème Brulee, shortbread biscuits (1,3,7)

Apple & Winter Berry Crumble, Vanilla Sauce (1,3,7)

Chocolate Dipped Choux Buns, dark chocolate sauce, chocolate popping candy (1,3,6,7)

 Tea or Coffee, after dinner mint

 

Children’s Menu: Half Adults Portion. Alternative Children’s menu available upon request.

 

New Year’s Eve

Friday 31st December

Welcome in 2022 in style and join us for the ultimate celebration!

Your black tie evening starts with a glass of Kir Royale on arrival, followed by a lavish four course meal.

£75.00 per person

Arrival drink served from 6.30pm, Dinner served at 7.30pm, Late bar until 1.00am. Dress code is formal black tie/evening dress. Adult only event.

BOOK

Card details are required on booking. Your card details will be used to secure your table reservation only, no monies will be taken. The full payment will be taken automatically 14 days prior to arrival. Pre-Orders for all guests to be confirmed no later than 14 days prior to arrival.

 Starters

Celeriac, Hazelnut & Truffle Soup (7)

Pulled Pork Bon Bons, crackling, mustard & apple compote, pea shoots (1,3,7,9,10,12)

Smoked Mackerel, Salmon & Saffron Potato Terrine, dill aioli, bread (1,3,4,7)

Main Courses

Duo of Lamb-Braised Shoulder, Oven Baked Noisette, butternut squash puree, pomme anna potato (3,7)

Oven Baked Halibut, Jerusalem artichoke puree, crushed ratte potatoes, baby vegetables & sorrel sauce (4,7)

Beetroot, Brie & Walnut Puff Pastry Bake, rustic tomato sauce (1,3,7)

Desserts

Assiette of Chocolate, mousse, cheesecake, brownie, ice cream (1,3,7)

Champagne Crème Brulee, shortbread biscuits (1,3,7)

Strawberries & Cream Mille Feuille, strawberry & mint compote (1,3,7,13)

Followed By 

Cheese board- a platter per table of Mature Cheddar, Stilton & Summerset Brie, Celery, Grapes, fruit chutney & cheese biscuits

Tea or Coffee, truffles

  

Make a Night of it...!

Double Bedroom £95.00

Single Bedroom £75.00

Includes overnight accommodation, brunch served on New Year’s Day between 8.00am and 11.00am and late check out of 1.00pm.

(Upgrades available at an additional supplement. All accommodation prices are subject to availability).

Stay an extra night for only £25.00 per person Bed & Breakfast!

Double Bedroom £50.00

Single Bedroom £40.00

(Offer only available on Thursday 30th December and Saturday 1st January. Subject to availability)  

 

To make your bedroom reservation please call 01527 541511 or email reception@southcrestmanorhotel.com

  

New Year’s Day Lunch

Saturday 1st January 2022

Start 2022 in the right way and join us for a delicious 3 course meal in the relaxing surroundings of the Hotel.

1.00pm until 5.30pm

Adults – 1 course £12.95 / 2 course £16.95 / 3 course £20.95

Children – (12 years and under) 1 course £9.95 / 2 course £11.95 / 3 course £13.95

Children under 3 Free

BOOK

Card details are required on booking. Your card details will be used to secure your table reservation only, no monies will be taken. Your card will only be charged in the event of a late cancellation or no-show. Cancellations must be received no later than 2 hours prior to the time of your table booking, failure of this will result in a £10.00 per person cancellation fee.

Starters

Potato & Watercress Soup, Garlic croutons (V, 1,7,9,13)

Chicken & Wild Mushroom Terrine, ciabatta croute, mustard relish (1,7,9,10,12,13)

Traditional Prawn Cocktail, brown bread (1,2,3,4)

Main Courses

Roast Topside of Beef (1,3,7)

Roast Turkey Breast (1,3,7)

Roast Gammon (1,3,7)

All above served with roast potatoes, Yorkshire pudding, sage & onion stuffing, pigs in blankets & gravy

Goats Cheese & Pepper Strudel, rustic tomato sauce, dressed watercress (1,3,7)

Oven Baked Salmon Ballantine, watercress cream sauce (7)

All main courses are served with selection of roasted parsnips, a panache of carrots, peas & broccoli & cauliflower cheese

Desserts

Apple & Winter Berry Crumble, Vanilla Sauce (1,3,7)

Cream filled Profiteroles, dark chocolate sauce (1,3,6,7)

White Chocolate & Ginger Cheesecake, raspberry coulis (1,7)

 

Tea or Coffee, after dinner mint £2.25 per person

Children’s Menu: Half Adults Portion. Alternative Children’s menu available upon request.

 

 

 Gift Vouchers

Treat someone special this Christmas with an experience present! Our vouchers are available for afternoon tea’s and beauty treatments to overnight breaks or in monetary values that can be used in any part of the hotel!

Simply visit our website, select your voucher and it will be emailed directly to you, so you can sit back, relax and enjoy some stress free Christmas shopping.

Gift Vouchers

 

Allergen Reference:

1.       Cereals containing gluten, namely: wheat (such as spelt and Khorasan wheat), rye, barley, oats

2.       Crustaceans for example prawns, crabs, lobster, crayfish

3.       Eggs

4.       Fish

5.       Peanuts

6.       Soybeans

7.       Milk

8.       Nuts; namely almonds, hazelnuts, walnuts, cashews, pecan nuts, Brazil nuts, pistachio nuts, macadamia (or Queensland) nuts

9.       Celery (including celeriac)

10.   Mustard

11.   Sesame

12.   Sulphur dioxide/sulphites, where added and at a level above 10mg/kg in the finished product. This can be used as a preservative in dried fruit

13.   Lupin which includes lupin seeds and flour and can be found in types of bread, pastries and pasta

14.   Molluscs like clams, mussels, whelks, oysters, snails and squid

(v)  Vegetarian Option

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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