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, BW Signature Collection 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.


Laura Ashley Afternoon Tea will be offered for Alfresco Dining from Monday 12th April until Sunday 16th May. To make your table reservation, click here; 

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To dine inside within the Laura Ashley Tea Room from 17th May, please make your table reservation using the below booking system.  


Temporary Booking Guidelines 

Further to the current Government Guidelines as at 22.02.21, our table booking system will be slightly different for the time being.

 From 12th April 2021 only outside dining in our large, picturesque gardens is permitted. The inside areas of Laura Ashley the Tea Room will be closed.

 From 17th May 2021 inside dining is permitted and our Laura Ashley Tea Room will re-open on this date.

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

 Maximum table size is 6 people from seperate households or up to 10 guests from 2 households

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

 Outside dining is subject to availability and weather dependent. 

 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



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

Afternoon Tea 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 Cornish Clotted Cream and your choice of Preserve: Strawberry or Blackcurrant Jam or Lemon Curd


Traditional Afternoon Tea £18.30

Prosecco Afternoon Tea £26.80

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 Cornish 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 Cornish Clotted Cream and your choice of Preserve: Strawberry or Blackcurrant Jam or Lemon Curd



Birchalls 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.


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 £2.95

Double Espresso £4.25

Cappuccino £3.10

Latte £3.20

Americano £2.95 with Milk £3.10

Macchiato £3.00

Flat White Small £2.95 Large £3.20

Mocha £3.20

Hot Chocolate £2.95

Decaffeinated Coffee £2.95

Cafetiere of Filter Coffee £4.00


Add some Fizz….


Italia Prosecco     

125ml glass £7.00 / 75cl bottle £23.95

Veneto, Italy. 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


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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