A Very British Country House Season 1
S01 E01Nov 25, 2018
Episode 1 Nov 25, 2018 Documentary following the staff of Cliveden House, a country house hotel in a grade one listed building, during their busiest summer season. A visit by Meghan Markle provides the hotel with unprecedented publicity, which the managers quickly capitalise on. Two social media influencers are invited to stay, while a wedding coordinator prepares the venue for her clients' big day. (1/4)
S01 E02Dec 2, 2018
Episode 2 Dec 2, 2018 It's the height of the English social season and there is an influx of international high society guests, taking advantage of Cliveden's proximity to Henley and Ascot. Wedding co-ordinator Lydia organises the biggest event of her career, with the couple having booked Cliveden exclusively for two days and the bride requesting staff wear traditional Indian dress. With no restaurant manager, head sommelier Sean is in charge of service, which goes awry when guests ignore the table plan.
S01 E03Dec 9, 2018
Episode 3 Dec 9, 2018 The hotel suffers desperate staff shortages just as guest bookings go through the roof, leaving the struggling workers pushed to the limit. The management team comes up with an unusual reward for those who go the extra mile - a golden rubber duck. Lydia has to organise a Jane Austen-themed wedding for a Chinese couple who are flying in 13 photographers from Shanghai.
S01 E04Dec 16, 2018
Episode 4 Dec 16, 2018 A hotel brand shoots a scandalous advert in one of the house's bedrooms, hoping to capitalise on the establishment's reputation. Lydia has to organise the most lavish wedding of the year for a Japanese supermodel and her British fiancé, featuring a 10-tier cake and a bespoke Valentino dress - but serving dinner in time for the fireworks display proves a challenge. Last in Series