The Bell Inn

Superb Hotel, elegant dining & cosy bar

High St, Stilton, Peterborough, PE7 3RA Directions

   Now closed Open today 12:00 - 14:30

Why Choose Us?

Relaxing Atmosphere
Highest Standards
Ideally Located

Business overview

A beautiful Coaching Inn built around the early 17th century, The Bell Inn Hotel offers Award winning dining, quality accommodation and the perfect venue for special events.

TripAdvisor Ranking #1 of 29 hotels in Peterborough area

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating 4.5* based on 469 travellers.

The Bell Inn Hotel at Stilton has 22 beautiful en-suite bedrooms and each is individually furnished to keep within the style of this charming and historic building. Situated in the small village of Stilton and close to the A1M, The Bell Inn offers an ideal location for both private and corporate events. We are only a short taxi ride from Peterborough railway station and close to Peterborough city.

The Bell Inn offers an Award winning dining experience and whether it's in The Galleried Restaurant where you can enjoy locally sourced seasonal produce served in unique surroundings. Or The Bistro which offers a varied menu that includes well loved traditional dishes plus our daily 'Specials Board'. On top of this, our cosy 'village bar' offers the same menu as The Bistro but in more traditional surroundings, complete with log fire.

As the area’s premier wedding venue we offer a beautiful picturesque back drop for your special day and our wedding team have a wealth of experience to ensure your day goes without a hitch.

The Bell Inn has two adaptable rooms that can be used for meetings or conferences. The Marlborough Suite is fully air conditioned and can accommodate up to 100 delegates in theatre style or 50 in boardroom style. We also have Byron's Room which ideal for 2 to 12 delegates of can be used as a syndicate rook to the Marlborough Suite and of course, either venue can also provide a fantastic setting for dinner parties or celebration events.


Comfortable, cosy seating, log fire, great food, ales, fine wines, a Gin menu - who could ask for more! [ (c) Image courtesy Liz Greenhalgh Photography ]
Whether it's our bistro menu, daily specials or classic dishes, you can be sure of a wonderful meal in contemporary surroundings and you choice of real ales, extensive wine menu, speciality gins or soft drinks. [ (c) Image courtesy Liz Greenhalgh Photography ]
Surrounded by gorgeous oak beams, traditional stone walls and cosy atmosphere, The Galleried Restaurant offers you a special, Award winning menu where you'll enjoy locally sourced seasonal ingredients served in this historic coaching inns surroundings. [(c) Image courtesy Liz Greenhalgh Photography]
Fine wine, real ale, speciality gin menu, draught bitter and larger, bottled beer and cider, soft drinks, tea, coffee and speciality coffees
22 Beautiful en suite bedrooms, each unique in style
Delightful rooms with elegant style
Stone built, 16th century Coaching Inn set in the small village of Stilton, close to A1M, A14, A47, the main East Coast rail line from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh and close to the city of Peterborough
Beautifully furnished rooms that reflect the style of this unique coaching inn
Deluxe Double Bedroom with en suite facilities
An ideal wedding venue that will make you special day a day to remeber
Historic Coaching Inn located on the old Great North Road in Stilton formally the famous Roman road called Ermine Street

Products & Services

Coaching Inn


Wedding Venues

En Suite Rooms

Conference Facilities and Services

Corporate Event Venues

Free Parking

Function Rooms and Banqueting

Honeymoon Suites

Hotel Bars

Hotel Bookings

Hotel Restaurants

Meeting Facilities

Tea and Coffee Making Facilities

4 Poster Beds

Garden Room Accommodation

Fine Wines

Speciality Gin Menu

Real Ale

Sunday Lunch Menu

Daily Specials Menu


Locally Sourced Produce

Birthday Celebrations

Bar Food

Traditional Food

Jacuzzi Bath

TV's in all Bedrooms

Ground floor easy access bedrooms

Licence to hold Civil Wedding Ceremonies

Licence to hold Civil Partnerships

Dance Floor in main venue room

Corporate Meeting Rooms

Business Meeting Rooms

Delegate Packages

Private Functions

Private Dinner Parties

Hotel Meeting Rooms

Corporate Events

Hotel Gardens



  • AA: Hotel - 3 Star
  • AA: Rosette Awards - 2 Rosettes