Christmas and New Year 2018 – 2019

New Year Packages at The Old Bell Hotel

Delicious food with menus created by our own Head Chef, cosy lounges, a roaring fire are all recipes for a dream home away from home for your very own New Year celebration. Here at The Old Bell Hotel, you will be waited on hand and foot in a historic beautiful setting, Let us look after you to give you the most wonderful New Year where you can either relax or party or totally switch off. You will be entertained with good food and fine wine over the New Year break, in a truly stunning location.

Our Hotel is a wonderful place and setting to get together with your family or friends for New Year, and our team here would love to host you to give you a fantastic break. We really do have the most charming of settings as a beautiful backdrop. The Old Bell Hotel is a Grade 1 listed building; in fact it is England’s oldest hotel and sits proudly next to the Abbey in the heart of the historic, vibrant Market Town of Malmesbury. Resplendent in all it’s glory, The Old Bell Hotel is elegant and charming – within easy reach of Tetbury, Bath, Bristol, Cirencester, The Cotswolds and London.

New Year’s Eve Menu

Spend New Year’s Eve with us and enjoy a superb seven course taster menu starting with Champagne and Canapés at 730pm. With courses including Oysters, pan fried scallops and slow cooked Angus beef fillet you will be truly spoilt. With chestnut Pavlova and Pannacotta followed by coffee and Petit Fours, you will not go hungry. Vegetarian and Vegan menus are available and we would encourage you to talk to us about your dietary needs, to make sure we are fully au fait with your requirements.

New Year’s Eve Menu

Price – £90.00 per person


The New Year Celebration Package

We offer The New Year Celebration Package, a superb 2 night break, from a choice of arrival dates – Sunday 30th December to Tuesday 1st January or Monday 31st December to Wednesday 2nd January. Check in from 3pm and let us look after you in style.

• Check in from 3pm and relax in one of our lounges
• Seven course taster New Year’s Eve Menu
• After dinner coffee and chocolates served in one of our lounges
• Celebrate the start of 2019 with music and dancing to Shelly Lafleur
• Prosecco Cream Tea on a day to suit you

Tuesday 1st January, New Year’s Day

• New Year’s Day Bucks Fizz Brunch served between 8am and 3pm
• Three course meal on your second night from the a la carte menu

Wednesday 2nd January

• Enjoy a Bucks Fizz with breakfast
• Check out at 11am

Price – From £619.00 based on two people.
Extend your stay and get 50% off your room.


Ringing in the New Year Package

For a delightful 1 night break, we offer The Ringing in the New Year Package, from Monday 31st December to Tuesday 1st January.

Monday 31st December, New Year’s Eve

• Check in from 3pm and relax in one of our lounges
• Seven course taster New Year’s Eve Menu
• After dinner coffee and chocolates served in one of our lounges
• Celebrate the start of 2019 with music and dancing to Shelly Lafleur

Tuesday 1st January, New Year’s Day

• New Year’s Day Bucks Fizz Brunch served between 8am and 3pm
• Departure time extended to 12 noon

Price – From £409.00 based on two people.


With sumptuous dining in the most charming of locations, you would be hard pushed to find a better place to spend New Year. Our Bar provides an extensive range of drinks, including fine wines and champagnes, cult wines by the glass, expertly mixed cocktails and a super range of gins.
Malmesbury is steeped in rich history with lots to explore. Built on the site of a 2,800 year old Iron Age fort, there are so many local places to discover. Or, you may just like to sit with a coffee and relax.
We would welcome the chance to talk through your requirements or discuss the menu, or dietary needs, in more detail. It is so important that you feel confident and relaxed and that you know your family or friends will receive expert attention – whether an intimate gathering or larger party.

To book, call us on 01666 822344 or email events@oldbellhotel.com

T’s & C’s – New Year’s Eve Menu

• This menu is served on New Year’s Eve only.
• 31st December 2018.
• Please arrive at 7.30pm for Champagne and Canapés.
• New Year’s Eve dinner, £90.00 per person, non-refundable 50% deposit to be paid at time of booking (£45.00 per person with final balance paid 14 days prior to arrival, 17th December).

T’s & C’s – New Year’s Packages

• Prices are per room, per package and include all meals as shown, drinks receptions and VAT.
• Non refundable 50% deposit to be paid at time of booking with full balance payable on or before 1st December
• Dress is smart casual throughout your stay, please just wear what makes you feel comfortable
• Please advise of any dietary requirements in advance of your stay
• Single rooms are available on request
• Children are welcome. Please ask for details

Dietary Key
V – Vegetarian | VE – Vegan | GF – Gluten Free | GFA – Gluten Free available | NF – Nut Free