Soul Weekender 2024

Info for 2024  Watch this page and join the FB group for latest updates.

JazzFunk and Soul weekender held in the luxurious Cotswold Water Park Hotel set in the beautiful Gloucestershire countryside.

Following the sellout  of this years brilliant CPSW7 we will have Exclusive use of the whole hotel for number 8 in 2024, and this time can provide the full luxury weekend experience for nearly 600 people. Soul, Funk, Jazz-Funk, Jazz and House across the 3 rooms, with again a host of the Finest DJ’s and live acts.

Set in the 4 star accommodation over Friday/Saturday/Sunday your booking includes Dinner on Friday and Saturday and Breakfast Brunch on Saturday and Sunday and with access to the onsite Spa, pool and gym facilities, all set in the beautiful Cotswold Countryside.  All this in your room rate.

Easy access from M4, junction 15, and M5 junction 11A.
A SOULfisticated event for those with fine tuned ears!

Please check our social media page linking into our Event Group on facebook The Cotswold Park Soul Weekender.


Cotswold Park Soul Weekend #8

23rd – 25th February 2024.

A Jazz, Funk and Soul Weekender held in the luxurious Cotswold Water Park Hotel set in the beautiful Gloucestershire countryside.
Following the wonderful CPSW7 earlier this year we now have exclusive use of the whole hotel and can now provide the full luxury weekend experience for 600 people.
Soul, Funk, Jazz-Funk, Jazz and House across the 3 rooms, with a host of the finest DJ’s, and you can expect more of the same legendary live artist CPSW has brought you previously with full band line up!
Set in 4 star accommodation over Friday, Saturday and Sunday and includes Dinner Friday and Saturday and Breakfast Brunch Saturday and Sunday all included in your room rate, and all set in the beautiful Cotswold Countryside.

PLEASE check our Facebook page for the latest updates!

2024 Line Up.

Friday Live Act

Diggin For Diamonds

Check out Diggin For Diamonds with the link below.

Friday night live – Diggin’ For Diamonds is a 7-piece rare soul and funk band made up of some of East Anglia’s finest musicians, selling out recent club dates so far this year in Cambridge, Peggy’s Skylight in Nottingham and Pizza Express in Soho, London. Andy Davies started putting the band together around 2018 and they are Influenced by the Fatback band, The Salsoul Orchestra, Northern Soul, Marvin Gaye, Aretha Franklin and other legendary soul and funk artists from the 1970s. DFD now have a large following & are proving to be one of the Country’s best new Soul bands.
The members of Diggin’ For Diamonds have performed with the likes of Myles Sanko, The Brass Funkeys, Kathy Kosins, Resolution 88, Joanna Eden, Paul Young’s Q-Tips, Don Airey, Joe Bataan, Nicholas Beard, Speedometer, Blondied, The Soft Tone Needles and Soulutions to name a few. The band have also performed at a range of festivals and club venues including the Jazz Cafe in London.


Saturday LIVE ACT 

Emma Noble and Carmy Love

Click the links below to check Emma out xx

Saturday night performing live with her full band – Emma Noble – Noble’s sound is rooted in and influenced by her deep love for rare soul, funk and disco. She debuted as a solo artist in the lockdown Summer of 2020 and her releases, so far, have been enthusiastically embraced by some of the most respected DJ’s and tastemakers on the scene and have received huge UK Radio support from many well-known radio personalities such as Lauren Lavern, Craig Charles (BBC6 Music, BBC Radio 2), Tony Blackburn, Gary Crowley, Norman Jay MBE (Soho Radio) & Eddie Piller (Acid Jazz) to name just a few. Her live (ten piece band) shows have proved popular with every gig, so far, selling out. Topping the year off, with a sold out show at no other than the Royal Albert Hall.

Click the links below to say hello to Carmy xx
Saturday performing live with full band Carmy Love – Soul singer Carmy Love launched her solo career in 2021, with her debut 45 ‘Rebel / Thinkin’ About You’ on Big AC Records selling out prior to its official releaseBorn and raised in North West London, Carmy had a rich musical upbringing: Her Mother and Step-Father were DJs on several underground stations including Roots, Unique and Flava Radio. The likes of Janet Kay, Louisa Marks and Chaka Khan all featured heavily during her formative years, whilst an early grounding in Gospel singing developed her vocal style and stage craft.Having also sung with Cool Million, PM Warson, Charles and House Gospel Choir, Carmy was also an original member of New Street Adventure.
Saturday Afternoon Live Set
Ned Ashcroft

Check out Neds amazing voice with the link below.

Saturday live up close and personal – Ned Ashcroft (Up close session) – Ned Ashcroft is rapidly emerging as one of the UK’s leading singer-songwriters. Described by JazzFM and Robbie Vincent no less as ‘Very, very exciting… remember that name, extraordinary”, he continues to gain critical acclaim for his lyricism and his rare fusion of Soul, Jazz and Rap. In 2023 he independently released his first work, a 15-song Triple Album, “Softness”, which has received favourable comparisons to Loyle Carner, Paolo Nutini and Bill Withers. He is deeply excited to perform alongside his close friend and musical collaborator, the outstanding saxophonist Benjy Sandler, at the Cotswold Park Soul Weekender!

2024 DJ’s Line up so far.





You MUST book hotel accommodation first by contacting hotel direct on 01285 864444  Monday-Friday 9.30-5pm, Saturday 10am to 4pm, NOT Sundays)

Once you’ve booked your room……then buy your event ticket.

You MUST book your room first and then go to the ticket tailor link to book tickets. The hotel will allocate on a ‘first come first serve’ basis, with accommodation nearest the venue first, then working outwards afterwards.

2024 Room rate: Double/Twin Occupancy Dinner Bed & Breakfast room prices  £182 double occupancy and £115 single occupancy respectively including VAT.

N.B. For those who wish to stay over on the Sunday evening your room can be booked for £119 single or £129 double BB when you book for the weekend. Allowing you to stay and enjoy the Finale, have a drink or three! and wind down in the main bar in the evening with an ever growing group of like minded soul fans!!

There are limited early bird tickets priced at £85, once they’re gone they’re gone………………

Wristband passes will then increase to £95 until the end of August 2023 when they will rise to the full price of £100.

For those only staying one night Friday ONLY pass £45, Saturday ONLY pass £65 (all passes include attendance for the Sunday 11am to 5pm sessions.)

Please also note at the 2024 gathering our event bars will be offering a 10% discount on ALL draughts, beers and lagers, house wine, house spirits and soft drinks in the venue bars.



Cotswold Park Soul Weekend #8

Booking opens 9.30am Monday 15th MAY!

Step 1 – You MUST book hotel accommodation first by calling the hotel direct quoting the soul weekend on 01285 864444.

Hotel bookings hours Monday to Friday 9.30am to 5pm inclusive, Saturday 10am to 4pm, Closed on Sundays.

Rooms are booked on a first come first serve, so book early and be nearer the main hotel and event venues.

Step 2 – Then use the link below to book event passes, after booking your room.