The Elvetham Hotel
The 4 star the Elvetham Country House Hotel between Basingstoke and Farnborough is one of the most historic sites in Hampshire entwined in the British Royal Family. The site can be traced back to as early as the 800’s AD. Today the Estate consists of 35 acres, 91 bedrooms and a beautiful 3 bedroom Gardeners Cottage. This blend of luxury and grand architecture in a countryside location permeates throughout the hotel. It goes beyond amenities and décor the perfect place for a murder mystery weekend or dinner.
Upcoming Plots 2023/2024:
We have over twenty plots we perform in repertoire throughout the year; you can choose any for a private event; here are our plots for this season of shared parties.
April/May/June - Mystery of the Black Pearl -
Sherlock Holmes unravels a murder mystery and the theft of the Black Pearl!
July/August/September - Downfall Abbey -
Crumbling Downfall Abbey must be saved, an important meeting takes a terrible twist and murder is the result! Only the fine mind of Sherlock Holmes can solve the crime!
September & November: Sneaky Blunders -
A Birmingham-based criminal gang with a passion for flat caps have an unfortunate dissagreement when a Boot Legging operation for American friends goes sour.
October: Lady in the Lake -
An occult group meet at a haunted hotel for their annual meeting and murder is in the air!
December: Sherlock Holmes and the Pantomime Perplexity-
A troupe of actors run into trouble when a murderer strikes before opening night- Can Sherlock Holmes solve the case?
Jan/Feb/March: Sherlock Holmes and the Body in the Library -
A new case for Sherlock when a body is discovered at a local Borstal.
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