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Mercure Gloucester Bowden Hall


Bondend Lane
Upton St. Leonards

Tel: +44 0844 8159077

Mercure Gloucester Bowden Hall


Key Features

  • In countryside
  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest - Grade II Listed Regency Manor House built in 1770 – many trees in the grounds over 200 years old. Maintains most of the original woodwork in reception and stained glass windows which were designed by William Morris. There was a very rare cork tree in the grounds which perished in the severe winter of 2002. The Mayor of Gloucester planted a new tree in its place at a special ceremony in April 2003.

Children & Infants

  • Accept children all ages
  • Cot
  • Highchair

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking


  • Bar
  • Half board supplement (£)
  • Room service
  • Serve evening meal

Payment Methods

  • All major credit cards accepted

Room / Unit Features

  • Four poster beds available
  • Hairdryer in all bedrooms
  • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms

Establishment Features

  • Accept coach parties
  • Available for wedding receptions - From 8 people to 120 sit down. Evening reception up to 200 people.
  • Conference facilities
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Licenced for civil marriages
  • Lift - Chair lift to 1st floor only.
  • Pets accepted - - additional charge applies
  • Real log/coal fires

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available
  • Packed lunches available
  • Wi-fi available

Opening Times

Open Christmas
Open New Year
Opening (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From M5 junction 11 follow signs to Abbeymead/Upton St Leonards.

Public Transport Directions

From Gloucester city centre, Bowden Hall is approximately 3 miles away. You need to catch the number 2/2A Stagecoach service from Clarence Street which is just outside the main bus station. The bus will take you to Upton St. Leonards where you will be dropped off where you then have a 1/2 mile walk to Bowden Hall.



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      4 of 5 stars
    • Cleanliness
      4 of 5 stars
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