In the Leicestershire countryside with views over gently sloping lawns, Capability Brown parkland and a pretty lake. It is a 10-minute drive from Melton Mowbray and around 20 miles from Leicester. falconer - Peter Sibson. There is also a golf course, spa and swimming pool. Each of the 55 guestrooms and suites has been individually designed, so you can choose rooms by interior designers including Zoffany, Nina Campbell and Osborne & Little. There are also cottages sponsored by Coca Cola and IMB, a move that appears overly commercial and not in keeping with the traditional country home feel. the course that serves sandwiches and has an informal daytime and early evening menu. The Grinling Gibbons offers a more formal dining experience. Dishes such as seared scallops with pumpkin purée use quality ingredients and are beautifully presented, but were a bit hit and miss when we visited. An almond soufflé on the desert menu had a consistency like scrambled eggs and the choice for vegetarians was limited.