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Murder Mystery Weekend Ashford
October 9, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - October 10, 2021 @ 11:00 am BST$49.00 – $119.00
Join us for a night or mirth, merriment and MURDER for one of the Kent's biggest and best murder mystery nights!
- Murder Mystery with professional actors from TV/Film/Theatre
- Sumptuous 3-course dinner
- Clue-packs & Prizes
- Bed & Breakfast
Holiday Inn ® Ashford- Central
Holiday Inn® Ashford- Central is an ideally located hotel with a restaurant, free parking and close proximity to the Eurostar Station and is only 2 miles from Ashford International Station.
Regular Eurostar trains travel to Lille, Paris and Brussels, and services to Central London take just 40 minutes. There’s easy access to the ferries at Dover and Folkestone via the nearby M20 motorway.
Canterbury Cathedral, a World Heritage site, is only 14 miles away, and the adjacent King’s Mile is lined with independent shops and charming pubs. Take the family to spot lions and tigers on a safari-style trip through Port Lympne Reserve or explore Leeds Castle, located on an island in the River Len, both within a short drive.
There is also a local business cluster conveniently nearby at the Orbital and Eureka business parks. The perfect venue for a wedding or an event of up to 120 guests in our 6 on-site meeting suites.
At this hotel, you can enjoy Free Wi-Fi, rooms with sofa beds for families and 24-hour room service.
Our comfortable rooms and suites have satellite TV and a choice of pillows to help you get the best night’s sleep possible. You can settle down to breakfast, lunch or dinner beneath the rustic oak beams in our Bybrook Tavern, and kids stay and eat free. Watch BT Sport with a drink in the lounge or get some fresh air in the garden.
Sherlock Holmes Season:
Sep to Nov: Mystery of the Black Pearl
Lady Plenty is opening her new tea rooms in Baker Street and is celebrating in style by showing off the mysterious Black Pearl, said to be a pirates treasure. However, not all goes according to plan and soon there’s robbery and a hideous murder is committed. Sherlock Holmes is called in to solve the crime. This production is a hilarious romp with a real mystery to solve. Performed by 3 or more professional actors with small parts for guests.
December: Who Killed Santa?
Join Mr Elfridge for his department stores Christmas Party, everyones’ enjoying the fun when there is a dramatic twist- And I don’t mean Miss Camiknickers in Ladies Fashions- Someone’s a murderer? But whodunnit?? Only one person is free to solve the crime… Sherlock!!
Jan to Feb: Downfall Abbey:
You are cordially invited to the Masters and Servants Ball at Downfall Abbey. It’s the one night of the year when everyone at Downfall mixes together. You may be a Countess or a Cook but Carton, the butler, s there to make sure the night goes with a bang. However Downfall Abbey is in terrible danger and there’s a murderer on the loose! Join Sherlock Holmes as we commit murder at DOWNFALL ABBEY, a hilarious romp at Britain’s favourite stately home. It’s up to you to help us solve the crime…
March to April: Professor Bugle’s Last Post:
Professor Bugle the mad German scientist is celebrating because he has been awarded “The Golden Test tube” for services to a famous childrens’ hospital. Unfortunately, his laboratory where the dinner was to be held has been broken into, so he changed the venue at the last minute. His close friends are pleased to be celebrating with the Professor but soon a hideous murder is committed and it’s up to you and the ace detective Sherlock Holmes to solve the crime. Performed by 3 or more professional actors with small parts for guests.
3 pm: Bedroom Check-in*
7:30 pm: Meet and Greet (vital you arrive promptly)
8 pm: Murder Mystery Dinner seated
10:30 pm: Murder Mystery Dinner ends
8 am to 10 am: Breakfast*
11 am: Checkout*
*for overnight guests
Chef’s Choice Seasonal Vegetable Soup (ve)(gf)
Pork Belly Bites w/ sweet chilli sauce
Chicken Breast, Dauphinoise Potato, Broccoli, Wild Mushroom Sauce (gf)
Red Thai Curry, White & Wild Rice, Poppadoms (ve)
Jam Roly Poly w/ custard
Chocolate Orange Tart w/ raspberry sorbet(ve)(gf)
(ve) Vegan & Vegetarian (gf) Gluten Free
- Book 6+ guests and save 6%
- Book 10+ guests & save 10%
- Book 20+ guests & save 20%
Note: Group booking must be made in one order, guests added later charged at full price.
You may reschedule your booking 7 days prior to the event with proof of a positive Covid-19 test and rebook for a future event for the same value. If there is a government lockdown you may reschedule your booking for a future event for the same value.