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.

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Due to the Chancellors announcement regarding the reduction in VAT, we are delighted to offer a saving across our Tea Room menu!


Selection of Finger Sandwiches

Smoked Salmon & Cream Cheese Blinis

Handmade Cakes – Pistachio & Raspberry Gateaux, Duo of Chocolate Shot, Victoria Sponge Cake & Blackberry Cheesecake

Duo of Scones — Plain & Raisin Served with Devon Clotted Cream and your choice of Preserve: Strawberry or Blackcurrant Jam or Lemon Curd


Prosecco Afternoon Tea                               £24.80

Champagne Afternoon Tea                         £26.80

Gluten Free Afternoon Tea                         £20.15

With Prosecco                                                   £26.80

With Champagne                                            £28.65

Vegan Afternoon Tea                                    £20.15

With Prosecco                                                   £26.80

With Champagne                                            £28.65

Halal Afternoon Tea                                        £18.30


Please advise on booking of any dietary requirements. Halal, Gluten Free and Vegan options available by prior request.



(12 years & under)

Selection of Finger Sandwiches

Carrot Sticks & Houmous

Plain Scone Served with Devon Clotted Cream and Strawberry Jam

Jam filled Beignets, Mini Glazed Doughnut, Ginger Bread Man, Milkshake, and Ice Cream Cone with Bubble-gum Iced Cream.



Duo of Scones — Plain & Raisin Served with Devon Clotted Cream and your choice of Preserve: Strawberry or Blackcurrant Jam or Lemon Curd



Loose-Leaf Tea Selection

English Breakfast This premium loose-leaf version of the well-loved classic imparts a beautifully smooth yet reviving flavour that will provide a wonderful start to your day.

Earl Grey Arguably the most revered tea in the world, this loose-leaf tea is made from a blend of the finest orthodox Ceylon black teas.

Peppermint A delightfully refreshing, caffeine-free, loose-leaf tea. Wonderfully calming and uplifting. Ceylon Adam’s Peak Extra Special The outstanding smooth and delicate flavour of this exquisite loose-leaf tea can be enjoyed mid-morning or in the afternoon. The tea is particularly flavoursome when taken with a little milk.

Chamomile This delightfully relaxing loose-leaf herbal tea, hailing from the River Nile valley in Egypt, is completely caffeine-free.

Jasmine Green This fine Chinese loose-leaf green tea has been delicately infused with natural jasmine flowers and mixed with whole jasmine buds.

Fruit Tea Inspired by the Caribbean, this tea produces a wonderfully fragrant brew. With chunks of pineapple, apple, papaya and mango.

Vanilla Organic Rooibos Naturally caffeine-free, this luxury organic vanilla tea contains a high level of antioxidants. Perfect for the health conscious.


A pot of tea or a Cafetiere of Coffee is served with your afternoon tea. Additional can be purchased at £4.00 per pot/ Cafetiere.


Lavazza Coffee Selection

Espresso £2.70

Double Espresso £3.90

Cappuccino £2.85

Latte £2.95

Americano £2.70

Americano with Milk £2.85

Macchiato £2.75

Flat White £2.95 

Mocha £2.95

Hot Chocolate £2.70

Decaffeinated Coffee £2.70

Cafetiere of Filter Coffee £3.65


Add some Fizz….


Italia Prosecco                                                                   125ml glass £7.00              75cl bottle £23.95

Veneto, Italy                                                     

Pale green with lemon hues. Hints of apple and peach on the nose. Light and delicate with citrus notes; this wine is dry, soft and creamy


Italia Pinot Grigio Rose Spumante,                           125ml glass £7.00              75cl bottle £23.95

Veneto, Italy                     

A lively Rose fizz with delicate aromas of red berries and a palate of lush summer fruits


Comtesse De Genlis Brut,                                            125ml glass £9.00              75cl bottle £39.95

Champagne, France                       

Fresh aromas mixed with characteristic sweet, doughy overtones which are balanced by richer fruit, peach skin characters and classic baked biscuit flavours with a crisp citrus finish


Comtesse De Genlis Rose,                                           125ml glass £9.00              75cl bottle £39.95

Champagne, France                       

Ripe strawberry and vanilla flavours, enhanced by classic baked biscuit characteristics and a crisp finish


Veuve Cliquot Yellow Label NV                                                                                  75cl bottle £55.00

Champagne, France

A full, dry, rounded Champagne of consistently high quality


Please ask your server for the full Wine & Cocktail Menu


Temporary Booking Guidelines

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. 

 - Table reservations to be made online 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 6 people from one household / support bubble 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.


Laura Ashley the Tea Room gift vouchers are the perfect present for that special someone. Purchase by clicking on the Vouchers tab, select your voucher and it will be delivered directly to your mailbox.


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

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