Greetham Valley Members’ Autumn Ball

autumnGreetham Valley Golf Club’s 2015 Captains, Fred Aspin and Cathy Steele, are delighted to invite all Greetham Valley members and their guests to the Autumn Ball on Saturday 19th September.

Tickets are just £37.50 per person, to enjoy welcome drinks and canapés on arrival, a scrumptious three course dinner and fabulous musical entertainment from The Rutland Big Band and Rockingham Roadshow Disco.

Dress code: gents – black tie or lounge suits, ladies – cocktail or long – you choose!

Tickets available now from Greetham Valley Hotel Reception. Bring family and friends to celebrate your membership of the best Golf Club in the area!!

Check back here soon for the Autumn Ball menu and in the meantime click here to see The Rutland Big Band’s website and listen to their music


Greetham Valley’s Autumn Wedding Fair

sunset weddingGreetham Valley is delighted to invite all brides, grooms and excited families and friends to our Autumn Wedding Fair which this year falls on Sunday 27th September and will be open from 10am to 3pm. Everyone is welcome and admission is free!

We are looking forward to seeing the return of many of our most popular exhibitors, along with a good mix of new suppliers who have discovered Greetham Valley. Packed with a wedding cupcakesvariety of stands specialising in just about everything you will need for your wedding, we receive compliments from many brides and grooms, saying it’s the best Wedding Fair they’ve been too and they especially like how they can visit all the stands then mull over the ones that were of particular interest with a complimentary tea or coffee before revisiting them with any questions they have!

Our aim is to make it as easy as possible for all our couples to find what they want for their wedding. If you are still in the process of choosing a venue this is a great opportunity to see and speak with us as well as all our suppliers and to get a feel for how we work. See for yourself why we are one of the most popular wedding venues in Rutland!

Our link to wedding couple 1Normanton Church on Rutland Water for a civil ceremony followed by a wedding reception at Greetham Valley has proved a superb combination, although many brides still choose to have their civil ceremony on-site here at Greetham Valley. Church ceremonies are also gaining momentum again, after a few years of civil weddings being very popular. Even if you have decided on an alternative venue for your reception, you are still most welcome to come and take a look around!

wedding fairWhy not make a day of it? Whether it is just the bride and groom, or if you are bringing the entire bridal party with you, why not take advantage of our fantastic Sunday Carvery served in our Lounge Bar and Restaurant from noon to 3pm. Table booking is advised and often essential.

We look forward to seeing you in September! Really can’t wait? We are delighted to offer personal show rounds to view our lovely wedding venue – do please call Mitch on 01780 460444 to make an appointment or email him mitch.bardwell@greethamvalley.co.uk.


Job vacancies at Greetham Valley August 2015

jobs availableCHEF DE PARTIE
We currently have a vacancy for a Chef de Partie. Overall responsibility will be to work as part of a highly successful team, ensuring a high quality of product and service at all times. Reporting to the Head Chef, with a proven track record in the catering industry.

  • Quality product standards
  • Dedicated
  • Reliable
  • Team Player
  • Flexible working hours
  • Creative

You will work 5 days in 7 and a minimum of 40 hours per week, although hours worked will be as required to meet the needs of the business.

Interested applicants should apply in writing by 7th August 2015 to:
Sharon Walpole, HR Manager, Greetham Valley,Wood Lane, Greetham, Oakham, Rutland LE15 7SN
Tel 01780 460444    sharon@greethamvalley.co.uk

 

 

NIGHT PORTER
We currently have a vacancy for a Night Porter, working a minimum of 24 hours per week, subject to rostering arrangements and the needs of the business. This is an interesting position, with a varied range of duties. The successful candidate will:

  • ensure all areas throughout the building are tidy and maintained in good working order, ready for the day’s activities
  • provide support to the Food and Beverage team for clear up when functions run into late evening or through to the early hours
  • service function rooms and rest rooms
  • set up tables and chairs for next day functions as required
  • set up for breakfast as required
  • provide after hours service to residents as be required
  • patrol the hotel, lounge bar and grounds to assist with security
  • report any serious incidents or serious security risks immediately to the local police for action
  • provide residents’ check in and check out services as required
  • report any maintenance issues for action
  • work on other duties through the night as may be reasonably requested to meet the needs of the business
  • jobs availableInterested applicants should apply in writing by 17 July 2015 to:
    Sharon Walpole, HR Manager, Greetham Valley,Wood Lane, Greetham, Oakham, Rutland LE15 7SN
    Tel 01780 460444    sharon@greethamvalley.co.uk

Vitruvian Triathlon 2015 at Rutland Water – accommodation offer

Vitruvian triathlonCalling all triathletes! If you are brave enough to compete in the incredibly tough 2015 Vitruvian at Rutland Water on Saturday 29th August, we are more than pleased to offer you a huge discount on Greetham Valley accommodation for the night before, Friday 28th!

Hotel accommodation: just £65 B&B, or £49 room only if a full English or continental breakfast really isn’t what you need first thing on the Saturday morning….

Lodge or Cottage accommodation: £150 self-catering – our Lodges sleep up to 6 in three bedrooms, and our Cottage sleeps 5, so are ideal for groups of athletes, their families and friends – everyone needs their support team!

To book, call Hotel Reception on 01780 460444 and quote “Vitruvian Offer”.


Holiday discounts this August in Rutland!

Overhead lakesSummer holiday breaks at Greetham Valley in Rutland.
For one week only commencing Monday 10th August 2015, we are delighted to offer a superb short holiday break discount at Greetham Valley.

For those who enjoy Hotel leisure breaks, we have a fantastic bed & breakfast offer of just £75 per room per night when booking a Hotel twin bedroom webminimum of two consecutive nights in the week commencing 10th August. Enjoy shared twin or king-size accommodation, a full English or continental breakfast AND a complimentary packed lunch per person each day.  A date to note: the fabulous ABBA tribute band, Bjorn Again, will be performing at Rutland Water on Saturday 15th August!

belvoir castleMany of the stately homes and castles of Hidden England are within easy reach: Burghley House, Belvoir Castle, Belton House, Boughton House, Deene Park, Kirby Hall, Grimsthorpe Castle and Rockingham Castle – all are a lovely day out as are the nearby inspiring Barnsdale Gardens, Easton Walled Gardens and Gates’ Nurseries. The market towns of Stamford, Oakham, Uppingham and Grantham are perfectly located for a spot of retail therapy, all Rutland Water cyclinghaving some lovely bijou shops and boutiques.

Walkers and ramblers may enjoy lovely walks across the county, including the Rutland Round, taking in the stunning landscape and chocolate-box villages. Cycling around Rutland Water is a challenge enjoyed by many and a range of “on the Water” sports, from windsurfing to kayaking to sailing are available, as is tuition in all Rutland Water sail smallactivities. Bird watching is a particularly popular activity, both onsite and on Rutland Water Nature Reserve.

The Rutland Falconry and Owl Centre has over 90 birds of prey whilst Simon Tebbutt Falconry provides an inspiring bird of prey handling experience onsite at Greetham Valley. Our guests may also enjoy complimentary onsite par 3 golf, coarse and trout fishing, Katie and Errolbowls and petanque.

The small print: Our offers are subject to availability and must be booked direct with Greetham Valley – terms, conditions, hotel sole occupancy charges and date exclusions may apply. We regret this offer is not applicable to any existing bookings.

For more details or to book, please email: info@greethamvalley.co.uk or
tel: 01780 460444. Please quote “August Leisure Break Offer” when enquiring.

 


Hotel Offers

Hotel kingsize bedroom web3rd Night FREE! –  Leisure Break Offer
Book now for selected dates this summer 2015 – two nights dinner, bed and breakfast at £75 per person per night then enjoy a third night DBB absolutely FREE!

Enjoy a three course table d’hote dinner per night, shared twin or king-size accommodation and a full English or continental breakfast in our contemporary, family owned and run Hotel.

PLUS we are delighted to offer a complimentary ticket per person, per leisure break, for your choice of one of the following local attractions:

 Burghley House Entry to Burghley House and the Gardens of Surprise
One of the largest, grandest houses of the first Elizabethan
age, Burghley House is just 10 minutes drive away in
nearby Stamford, which is itself a lovely market town
– simply perfect for browsing and retail therapy…
Barnsdale Gardens Entry to Barnsdale Gardens
Created by Geoff Hamilton for BBC Gardeners’ World,
Barnsdale Gardens is Britain’s largest collection of
individually designed gardens. Now run by Geoff’s son Nick,Barnsdale Gardens are just a few minutes’ drive away
Easton Walled Gardens Entry to Easton Walled Gardens
These are Lincolnshire’s “lost” gardens, where 400 years of
gardening have created a peaceful and joyous ambience,
enhanced by the beautiful valley it nestles in. Just 15
minutes’ drive away from Greetham Valley
Rutland Belle Boarding pass for Rutland Belle on Rutland Water
This is a truly relaxing and enjoyable boat cruise on a lovely
vessel across and around Rutland Water. Passengers
board at Whitwell on the North Shore of the Water, just a
few minutes’ drive away

Prices for this Leisure Break Package are based on shared twin bedded or king-size accommodation. Sole occupancy supplement £15 per night.

This offer must be booked direct with the Hotel,  is not applicable to existing bookings and is subject to availability.

Please quote “3rd Night Free Package”  when calling to check availability for this special leisure break offer. Book your room now with Reservations on (01780) 460444 or email to enquire about available dates.

[This offer is subject to availability and may have date exclusions and limitations, including those of the four attractions – please ask.]


Last minute offers for Mill Cottage near Rutland Water

Mill Cottage at Greetham Valley in RutlandLate holiday deals at Mill Cottage near Rutland Water
Mill Cottage is our lovely, pet friendly holiday cottage tucked away in a hidden valley and comfortably sleeps 5 in three bedrooms. The spacious, cosy Cottage is 100 yards away from our Rutland Lodges and just a few minutes’ drive from Rutland Water Nature Reserve. Pets go free when booking the following late deals:

4 night midweek break – £100 discount offer
Arrive Monday 31st August, depart following Friday – now just £425, was £525

The small print:  our offers are subject to availability and must be booked direct with Greetham Valley Reception tel: 01780 460444, e: info@greethamvalley.co.uk.  Terms and conditions may apply, please ask. We regret our offers are not applicable to any existing bookings.


Hotel job vacancies in Rutland

FULL TIME KITCHEN ASSISTANT
Greetham Valley currently has a vacancy for a Kitchen Assistant to work within our busy hotel, restaurant and clubhouse kitchen.

The successful applicant will work as an integral part of the kitchen team to maintain a high level of clean kitchen equipment and environment.

You will be required to work a minimum of 40 hours per week but it must be recognised that hours worked will be as required to meet the needs of the business.

All interested candidates to apply in the first instance by Friday 5th June 2015 to:
Sharon Walpole, HR Manager, Greetham Valley, Wood Lane, Greetham, Oakham, Rutland LE15 7SN
sharon@greethamvalley.co.uk

 

ChefCHEF DE PARTIE
We currently have a vacancy for a Chef de Partie. Overall responsibility will be to work as part of a highly successful team ensuring a high quality of product and service at all times. Reporting to the Head Chef, with a proven track record in the catering industry:

  • Quality product standards
  • Dedicated
  • Reliable
  • Team Player
  • Flexible working hours
  • Creative

You will work 5 days in 7 and a minimum of 40 hours per week although hours worked will be as required to meet the needs of the business.
Interested candidates should apply to: Sharon Walpole, HR Manager, Greetham Valley Golf Club Ltd,  Wood Lane, Greetham, Oakham, Rutland LE15 7SN
Tel: 01780 460444     email: sharon@greethamvalley.co.uk


Mothers’ Day Luncheon at Greetham Valley

Potted Daisies in a Row XLSunday 15th March 2015    SORRY, NOW FULLY BOOKED
We are taking reservations now for our popular Mothers’ Day Luncheon on Sunday 15th March and as always, table booking is essential – book your family table now and earn some brownie points!! At just £22.50 per person for a three course luncheon, it’s excellent value, especially as children age 5-11 are just £10 and under 5s are free. Mothers’ Day gift for every mum from Greetham Valley!

Click here to view our Mothers’ Day Luncheon menu then phone Hotel Reception on 01780 460444 to book or email info@greethamvalley.co.uk. Dietary requirements happily catered for, please do ask in advance.


Charity Race Night at Greetham Valley

Race night croppedCharity Race Night
Friday 20th March
Greetham Valley’s ever-popular Charity Race Night makes its’ annual appearance in the Rutland Suite on Friday 20th March. This year’s event will be raising funds for the 2015 Captains’ charity, the Seb Goold Trust.

Tickets are available from Greetham Valley Hotel Reception at just £5.95, to include a fish and chips supper served from 7pm. First race is at 8pm. Don’t forget your tote money !!