Welcome to The Saracens Head Hotel & Restaurant

A historic Wedding venue, hotel and restaurant located in the historic Minster town of Southwell, Nottinghamshire

Car Park

The Car Park is located directly behind the hotel at the intersection of Queen Street, Halam Road & The Ropewalk. Parking is free for hotel guests.


The Saracens Head Hotel is a historic, family run hotel in the heart of Southwell, Nottinghamshire. The hotel has undergone an extensive refurbishment that includes all public areas and bedrooms. The Elizabethan charm and unique character of the Saracens Head remain in abundance, whilst a new management team has been appointed to ensure that customer service remains of the highest standard.

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The Restaurant

Executive Head Chef Andrew Crouch is raising the standard for diners in the hotel’s King Charles Restaurant, an elegant oak paneled room that dates back to the 17th Century.

The seasonal bistro style menu is executed with a traditional flare that has gained Head Chef Crouch an impressive reputation for superb quality, consistency, style and presentation.

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The Hotel

**Please contact the hotel directly for the best prices on the internet. Where possible, discounts and complimentary Four Poster upgrades will be given to those who book directly through the hotel**

The Saracens Head Hotel offers Wedding facilities for up to 120, with 27 ensuite bedrooms, one of which most famously accommodated King Charles I the night before he surrendered to the Scottish Commissioners during the Civil War.

Only 30 minutes outside of Nottingham and close to all major transport links, we invite you to explore one of Englands most historic hotels.

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