There's nothing better than grabbing a big group of mates, dimming the lights, and cracking open the popcorn for a night in watching a movie. We have many spectacular properties that boast luxurious cinema rooms, so when a rainy day dampens your plans or a movie night just takes your fancy, simply cosy up and indulge.
We've rounded up ten of our favourite large houses in the UK complete with cinema rooms, so all you need to do is sit back, relax and enjoy the show!
The Country Retreat, Herefordshire
Surrounded by 22 acres of beautiful rolling countryside that you can discover, The Country Retreat is an impressive manor house and an exquisite destination for a big group getaway to Herefordshire. Escape with all your favourite people and celebrate a special occasion or simply relax, with a manicured garden, enchanting interiors and cosy seating in the cinema room where everyone can snuggle up in front of a good film together.
The Big Barn At Halshanger, Ashburton, Devon
A stunning barn conversion, The Big Barn At Halshanger is blessed with a fantastic cinema area with projection screen and connections for gaming. Its other features and facilities are equally impressive: a well-equipped games area adjoins the cinema space, with air hockey, table tennis, snooker and board games. The whole barn has been beautifully renovated, maintaining character features such as the high wood-beamed ceilings and a waterwheel with workings. Sumptuous beds, stylish furniture, a sleek, modern kitchen and wonderful outdoor space add to its appeal, making it a top choice for groups of friends or family.
The Old Manor House, Ashby de la Zouch, Leicestershire
On the fringes of the Peak District, this private country house is within 1.5 acres of mature gardens and almost 4 extra acres of paddock and orchard – the perfect setting for a special celebration for you and 21 other guests. A magnificent property, The Old Manor House boasts extremely spacious accommodation with sophisticated and stylish décor. Bring everyone together in the home cinema which has surround sound and a Blu-ray player, or head outside to enjoy the play equipment including a trampoline, swing ball, croquet, basketball and tennis. The icing on the cake has to be the 12-person swim spa and hot tub in the summer house, for an indulgent treat.
West Farleigh Farmhouse, Cadeleigh, Devon
A newly renovated farmhouse conversion, West Farleigh Farmhouse combines rustic charm with sleek and stylish accommodation; beamed ceilings and wooden floors sit alongside underfloor heating and chic décor. The cinema room has coloured mood lighting and comfy seating and if you’re seeking more entertainment, the games room and fully working bar set the scene for a great party. Take the party outside with a relaxing dip in the hot tub, drinking in the Devon countryside views.
Edgehill House, Gullane, Edinburgh and Lothians
You couldn’t picture a more stylish setting for a big group getaway; this elegant coastal retreat with a boutique feel is in the perfect position to explore the beautiful countryside and coast of East Lothian. Inside Edgehill House is grand accommodation with stand-out features including an elegant staircase, sumptuous bedrooms and indulgent bathrooms. The cinema room has comfortable chairs for 12 people and creates the perfect setting for a film night. If you’re feeling a little tired from the day, soothe tired muscles with a gentle swim in the indoor swimming pool, sauna and steam room.
Marwood Manor, Axminster, Devon
Sleeping 14 people, this impressive Devon property is an ideal setting for a special celebration with your nearest and dearest. A unique period property in 100 acres of Bluebell Woods, Marwood Manor has plenty to offer each and every guest - comfortable spaces to relax and glorious formal dining rooms for special occasions. The cinema room has various comfortable sofas to sink into - the perfect relaxing end to a busy day exploring the Devon countryside. Outside, challenge your fellow guests to a tennis match on the private tennis courts or take a dip in the outdoor pool when the great British weather allows!
Bagshot House, Peak District
The elegant Bagshot House in Buxton is a beautiful place to escape with family and friends on a big getaway complete with a wonderful cinema room which both children and the grown-ups will love! Settle in for an evening movie in the comfy cinema-style chars after busy days out and about. As it’s a town centre escape, it’s in reach of pubs, restaurants and a range of wonderful local attractions to enjoy during your time here.
Horslett Barn, Widemouth Bay, Devon
In a spectacular rural location, this stylish converted barn is ideally situated for exploring both Devon and Cornwall – the perfect countryside setting for a special break for you and nine other guests. A magnificent property, Horslett Barn boasts extremely spacious accommodation with sophisticated and contemporary décor. Gather everyone together in the cinema/games room to watch a favourite movie followed by a game of pool - the winner chooses the film for the following night! The finishing touch on this gem of a property is the bubbling hot tub in the garden, for an indulgent treat.
The Skyscraper, Woolverstone, Suffolk
If you’re looking for a highly unique retreat where fun is top of the agenda, this octagonal tower in the Suffolk countryside is perfect for you. Split over seven floors and sleeping 18, The Skyscraper is packed with rooms dedicated to relaxation and entertainment – not least the theatre-style cinema room. You and your guests can also enjoy karaoke, play on the two games consoles, relax in the private hot tub or take in the panoramic views from the roof deck. You don’t even need to worry about taking the stairs up the 80ft building – a lift is provided for ultimate luxury!
Dorset Retreat, Bridport, Dorset
Close to the centre of the charming Dorset market town of Bridport, this Georgian-era house blends classical and modern style to create a splendid retreat sleeping 21. The opulent cinema room in Dorset Retreat has an arthouse theatre vibe and is equipped with Netflix and NOW TV, or you can relax in the garden room with board games or play pool. The rest of the house boasts luxe furnishings, with ample space for the whole gang to hang out together and when you want to see the sights, the breathtaking Jurassic Coast is only 2 miles away.
Gather your loved ones together for a movie night unlike any other with our stunning properties with cinema rooms. Find more large houses for any occasion in our inspiring collection, or take a look at our collection of houses with hot tubs for even more luxury.
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