The UK has some stunning country houses for rent. However, often the problem arises when you are looking for large houses to rent for parties. In this case, country house hotels quickly become very expensive and have no privacy, and no flexibility, with lots other hotel guests hanging around. What’s more, the other options are private country houses. But, they are often either very shabby with no support or very stuffy and strict stately homes with no freedom to party.
But then we founded Huntsham Court, which tops the list for large houses to rent for parties. Firstly, it looks the part. Certainly, it is an incredible private hire Victorian mansion with piles of style and huge luxury bedrooms. Secondly, its ethos is all about the flexibility and freedom to have the country house party you want. Such as, a late entertainment license, no corkage charges (nice!) and freedom to move all the furniture if you want. Plus, it has all the help you need to create an amazing event. What’s more – it’s great value. So, you budget goes so much further than you think and your guests will definitely be impressed! That’s why we think it is one of the greatest large houses to rent for parties in the UK and MTV agree.
Exclusive use of a 30,000 square foot mansion with private gardens. Essentially, it is the same size as 35 average London flats. As a result of it’s size, it is grand but also surprising intimate. In our minds, it tops the large houses to rent for parties market. Firstly, it has 5 stunning reception rooms, which you can keep as are with the very comfy furniture or you can request them rooms to be emptied ready for dancing. Either way – it’s not a problem. Secondly it can sleep an incredible 92 guests across a suite for 40 bedrooms all of which are beautiful and unqiue. So, that means no ones get the short straw.
What’s more, the lead guest can charge their friends for bedrooms which can raise over £12,000 not out of your pocket. Thirdly, you can hold events for up to 130 guests. As a result, you can really host the mother of all fancy but chilled parties in these private, grand and opulent surroundings.
The mansion has a great suite of reception rooms so you can flow room to room for dining and dancing. Whats more whether there are 20 or 130 of you it magically doesn’t feel empty or crowded. Plus, you have lounge and bar spaces. What’s more you have the informal ‘back of house’ areas too – like the Butler’s Pantry. As a result, the house really feels like your home from home whilst having the grandeur to pack a punch and impress those friends.
Our supplier network includes the best of the great South West. Firstly, our suppliers can create fun actvities to bond over: cookery competitions, vintage fayre ground games, casino nights and even murder mysteries. Secondly, we have some great contacts for live music, DJs and bands. Plus, if you fancy something more relaxed there are traditional activity suppliers who can come to the property for sports and games. But, if you prefer to chill, then spa, beauty and relaxation options are also available by arrangement.
What makes a good party? Large houses to rent for parties don’t always have it all – but this one does. Firstly it has a late entertainment license so you can party until it’s late. Secondly, it has flexible bar options. This means, you can bring your own drinks with no corkage charge. Then, you can either have a free bar or a pay bar where you can keep the bar profits. Thirdly, it’s completely private and the whole property is yours! Consequently you can hang out in your PJs or grab a midnight snack in the kitchen with friends.
Feeding your tribe is so important at a party So, here at Huntsham Court, it is about you having choice. As a result, you are welcome to bring your food (with a supermarket delivery) or use your own caterers.
But, often guests like to use our network from the best of the South West. Across our suppliers you can find all sorts, from formal fine dining to casual festival style food. This includes fish and chip vans or pizza trucks at the front door, through to hog roasts, BBQs and asian buffets. Not to mention the various food trucks that can turn up to add a late night twist for snacks and other food ideas.
You can rent Huntsham Court with anything from 19 bedrooms sleeping up to 44, to 40 bedrooms sleeping up to 92 people. Above all, it is always exclusive use even if you don’t take all the bedrooms. Plus, if you book with fewer bedrooms you can bolt them on as and when you need more. What’s more the bedrooms are amazingly beautiful. This makes is one of the most flexible and possibly the one of best and largest houses to rent for parties. Have a peek at the bedroom gallery yourself.
Many large houses to rent for parties are in the middle of nowhere and take a day to get to to. But, luckily Hunstahm Court feels like it is away form it all but, in reality, is really easy to get to. For example, it is just a 15 mins off the M5 motorway and 12 mins from Tiverton Parkway Railway station. Whjat’s more the station has super fast speed links to London (1hr55), Bristol (45mins) and Exeter (25mins). However, if you are thinking more glamour – you can also land helicopters by arrangement.