Designed in a uniquely British style and inspired by the stunning surroundings, Southcrest Manor’s Laura Ashley the Tea Room is a beautiful space in which to enjoy Afternoon Tea and to celebrate special occasions with family and friends.

Offering a delicious and charming Afternoon Tea experience with an extensive selection of homemade sandwiches, fresh scones, beautiful cakes and carefully selected teas served on specially commissioned Laura Ashley crockery.

The Southcrest Manor Hotel is set within 10 acres of beautiful lawns and woodland with far reaching views to the Vale of Evesham. Offering a truly peaceful setting in the Heart of Worcestershire, Laura Ashley the Tea Room brings together the former Manor House, the timelessness of Afternoon Tea and one of the most iconic English brands.

Our Laura Ashley designed Afternoon Tea menu includes Gluten free, Vegan, Vegetarian and Halal options and a special Children's afternoon tea. Whilst we endeavour to accommodate all special dietary requirements, please advise on booking to avoid disapointment.


Temporary Booking Guidelines - updated Friday 26th June 2020

Further to the current Government Guidelines, our table booking system be slightly different for the time being.

 - Pre-booking is highly advised to avoid disappointment

 - Pre-booked table reservations are for dining only. If you wish to visit us for drinks only, please visit the man in hotel reception desk first to leave your contact details. You will       then be allocated a table on a first come, first served basis, subject to availability

 - Table reservations to be made online by visiting or by calling 01527 541511

 - Only table service is currently being offered. All guests must be seated at their allocated table.

 - Maximum table size is 8 people from one household only.

 - Tables will not be allowed to be pushed together to form larger groups.

 - Our outside dining area will be available and be managed by the hotel. If you wish to dine outside, please state at time of booking. This will be offered subject to availability         and weather dependent. Maximum table size for outside dining is 6 people.

 - All Children must be supervised at all times

 - All social distancing rules must be adhered to and anyone who is not complying will kindly be asked to leave

 - Contactless payments preferred.


When Government Guidelines are updated and situations allow, our below booking procedures will apply.

Reservations will be accommodated in either the Laura Ashley the Tea Room Conservatory & Bar area or the Laura Ashley the Tea Room Restaurant area, subject to availability. If you have a preference, please state on booking. Your request will be accommodated subject to availability.

A minimum table size of 2 guests and a maximum table size of 8 guests can be accommodated within the Laura Ashley the Tea Room Conservatory & Bar area. A minimum table size of 2 guests and a maximum table size of 20 guests can be accommodated within the Laura Ashley the Tea Room Restaurant area. Parties of 9 or more guests will be allocated dining in the Laura Ashley the Tea Room Restaurant area which features the distinctive Laura Ashley design and overlooks the stunning hotel grounds.

Parties of 21 guests or more will be offered a private dining suite, which may incur a room hire charge, subject to availability. Please contact the Events Team with your requirements and they will be happy to assist with your booking. 

Parties of 8 guests or more will be required to pay a £5.00 per person non-refundable deposit on booking. Failure of the deposit payment will result in the cancellation of the reservation.



Afternoon Tea is available Monday to Sunday; 12noon-5.00pm


We endeavour to create an experience that can be enjoyed by everyone. We offer Gluten Free, Vegan and Halaal Afternoon Tea options. Upon booking, please inform us of any special dietary requirements that you and your guests may have and we will be happy to accommodate you, subject to availability.


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Laura Ashley the Tea Room at the Southcrest Manor Hotel
Telephone: 01527 541511

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