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Hambleton Hall

Hambleton, Oakham

Hambleton Hall, Hambleton, Oakham, Rutland

People arrive at Hambleton with good, sturdy intentions about long rambles, bird watching, shooting and other countryside activities, but most just succumb to the sheer comfort of the hotel, curling up with a book by one of the log fires. Affiliated... more

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Flackley Ash Hotel & Restaurant, Peasmarsh, Rye, East Sussex

Flackley Ash Hotel and Restaurant nestles deep in the Sussex countryside, surrounded by beautiful woodland and rolling fields, on the outskirts of the historic town of Rye. A fusion of old and new, with a relaxed and informal atmosphere. The forty... more

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Hoar Cross Hall

Maker Lane, Yoxall, Burton upon Trent

Hoar Cross Hall, Maker Lane, Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire

Hoar Cross Hall is set in 50 acres of quintessential English countryside, a Grade II listed stately home retreat that has both period style and modern luxury. The focus at Hoar Cross hall is on balancing the body and mind, restoring a sense of... more

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New Hall Hotel & Spa

Walmley Road, Sutton Coldfield

New Hall Hotel & Spa, Walmley Road, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands

You’d never guess there was a medieval moated manor house so close to Spaghetti Junction but New Hall Hotel is like stepping back into history – and sheer indulgence. The hotel with its gorgeous spa is hidden away inside 26 acres of elegant grounds.... more

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Rookery Hall Hotel & Spa

Main Road, Worleston, Nantwich

Rookery Hall Hotel & Spa, Main Road, Nantwich, Cheshire

19th Century Georgian Splendour - Rookery Hall Hotel & Spa is a magnificent country house hotel set in 38 acres of beautiful grounds and gardens near Nantwich, Cheshire. This Georgian mansion has retained much of the ‘Old Hall’ charm with cosy... more

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Rhinefield House Hotel & Health Club

Rhinefield Road, Brockenhurst

Rhinefield House Hotel & Health Club, Rhinefield Road, Brockenhurst, Hampshire

As you drive up the long sweeping drive to the hotel, shadowed by Canadian redwood and copper beech trees and lined with rhododendrons, your anticipation builds. Your breath will be taken away by this magnificent country mansion surrounded by natural... more

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Maison Talbooth

Stratford Road, Dedham, Colchester

Maison Talbooth, Stratford Road, Colchester, Essex

Tranquillity is the essence of the Maison Talbooth hotel, a Victorian country house, which enjoys a superb position on a bluff overlooking the Stour river valley, stretching away to the Mediaeval church at Stratford St Mary. The twelve spacious... more

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Budock Vean Hotel

Helford Passage, Mawnan Smith, Falmouth

Budock Vean Hotel, Helford Passage, Falmouth, Cornwall

Budock Vean - The Hotel on the River is a privately owned, friendly 4 star hotel nestling in 65 acres of award winning gardens and parkland on the banks of the tranquil Helford River. The majority of guest rooms have open views over the golf... more

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The Greenway Hotel & Spa, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

The Greenway Hotel & Spa is privately owned by the Eden Hotel Collection, winners of the ‘AA Small Hotel Group of the Year’ 2014-2015. The Greenway Hotel and Spa is just the sort of Cotswold holiday escape that you envisage when planning your break –... more

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Summer Lodge Country House Hotel, Restaurant & Spa, 9 Fore Street, Evershot, Dorset

Enjoy the comfort and serenity of Summer Lodge Country House Hotel, Restaurant & Spa, a Relais and Chateaux property, set in the picturesque village of Evershot in the heart of the beautiful Dorset Downs. Accommodation at Summer Lodge is exceptional... more

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Ghyll Manor Hotel & Restaurant

High Street, Rusper, Horsham

Ghyll Manor Hotel & Restaurant, High Street, Horsham, West Sussex

Ghyll Manor is a stunning oak beamed 17th century country house hotel nestled in the pretty village of Rusper, in the heart of the West Sussex countryside; mixing original features with modern comforts and set in 40 acres of private grounds with... more

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The Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa

Bolton Abbey, Yorkshire Dales, Skipton

The Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa, Bolton Abbey, Skipton, North Yorkshire

This impressive 4-star (White Rose Large Hotel of the Year 2016) country house hotel has an award-winning restaurant, brasserie, spa, gym, indoor pool and 30,000 acres of land to explore on the Bolton Abbey Estate owned by the Duke and Duchess of... more

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Bowden Hall Hotel, Cotswolds

Bondend Lane, Upton-St-Leonards

Bowden Hall Hotel, Cotswolds, Bondend Lane, Upton-St-Leonards, Gloucestershire

A Cotswolds Gem – Mercure Gloucester Bowden Hall Hotel Bowden Hall Hotel is a majestic country manor house hotel nestled in 12 acres of verdant grounds. Refurbished to its original splendour, the interiors are a eclectic mix of the traditional and... more

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Gilpin Hotel & Lake House

Crook Road, Windermere

Gilpin Hotel & Lake House, Crook Road, Windermere, Cumbria

There’s luxury and then there’s Gilpin Hotel and Lake House, two first-class hotels among the lush waters of the Lake District, made for the discerning traveller in you. Family owned and run, Gilpin is a super stylish Georgian hotel with a list of... more

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Pennyhill Park, an Exclusive Hotel & Spa, London Road, Bagshot, Surrey

In the heart of Surrey, Pennyhill Park Hotel offers a rare balance of relaxed comfort, exuberant surroundings and a style of service that is a genuine desire to help. It has dignity in abundance and a friendly intimacy exudes as if still a home from... more

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The Runnymede on Thames

Windsor Road, Egham

The Runnymede on Thames, Windsor Road, Egham, Surrey

The Runnymede on Thames has a spectacular riverside setting and is perfect for a relaxing break or for visiting Windsor and a host of other attractions and historical sites. All bedrooms are well appointed with individual touches to ensure a relaxing... more

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Hartwell House Hotel, Restaurant & Spa, Oxford Road

Hartwell House Hotel, Restaurant & Spa (a National Trust property) is a magnificent, luxurious stately home standing in over 90 acres of landscaped gardens and parkland. The house has both Jacobean and Georgian features with outstanding... more

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Barnsley House

Barnsley, Cirencester

Barnsley House, Barnsley, Cirencester, Gloucestershire

Barnsley House and grounds have gained international acclaim as a place of remarkable beauty, a perfect example of the English country house and garden. The rooms are individual, with a character of their own. The interior style is elegant,... more

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Hotel Riviera

The Esplanade, Sidmouth

Hotel Riviera, The Esplanade, Sidmouth, Devon

The Hotel Riviera, at the very heart of Betjeman´s best-loved seaside resort, is the West´s most favoured hotel, on Sidmouth´s famous esplanade. Owned and managed by the Wharton family, the 4 Star Riviera is one of the select few hotels in Britain... more

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Middlethorpe Hall Hotel, Restaurant & Spa, Bishopthorpe Road, York, North Yorkshire

Built in 1699, Middlethorpe Hall (now part of the National Trust) is an impressive William III country house close to York city and set in 20 acres of award-winning gardens and parkland alongside York Race Course. The Hall has been expertly... more

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Rothay Manor Hotel & Fine Dining

Rothay Bridge, Ambleside

Rothay Manor Hotel & Fine Dining, Rothay Bridge, Ambleside, Cumbria

Ambleside has always been a great holiday destination, combining a bustling pretty town centre with great little cafes and shops, and it is surrounded by simply beautiful countryside. Pretty Rothay Manor is just a ten minute walk from the action but... more

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The Manor Country House Hotel

Northampton Road, Weston-on-the-Green, Bicester

The Manor Country House Hotel, Northampton Road, Bicester, Oxfordshire

Weston Manor Country House Hotel is a delightful luxury country house dating back over 900yrs situated as the centre piece of Weston-on-the-Green. Sitting on the edge of the Cotswolds countryside, this historic building and wonderful grounds make it... more

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Losehill House Hotel & Spa

Lose Hill Lane, Edale Road, Hope, Hope Valley

Losehill House Hotel & Spa, Lose Hill Lane, Hope Valley, Derbyshire

Walkers and spa devotees will love getting away from it all at Losehill House. You really wouldn’t know it was there, tucked away in the gorgeous Derbyshire Peak District until you turn a corner and find this comfortable, 23 bedroom, four-star hotel... more

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Buckland-Tout-Saints

Goveton, Kingsbridge

Buckland-Tout-Saints, Goveton, Kingsbridge, Devon

Buckland Tout-Saints Hotel is privately owned by the Eden Hotel Collection, winners of the ‘AA Small Hotel Group of the Year’ 2014-2015. Buckland Tout-Saints luxury country house hotel is situated in the stunning Devon South Hams, surrounded by 4½... more

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Ashmount Country House

Mytholmes Lane, Haworth

Ashmount Country House, Mytholmes Lane, Haworth, West Yorkshire

This 19th century, 5 star country house set in 3/4 acres of mature gardens with views out over Bronte country. The house has ample private parking with easy access to ground floor rooms for the less able. The hotel is not suitable for children under... more

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Down Hall Country House Hotel

Matching Road, Hatfield Heath, Bishop's Stortford

Down Hall Country House Hotel, Matching Road, Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire

Set in the lush rambling Hertfordshire/Essex countryside, the impressive Italianate Downs Hall Country House Hotel’s history dates back to the 1300s. This is a classic country house hotel equipped with extensive grounds and woodland to explore where... more

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Headlam Hall Hotel, Spa & Golf

Headlam, Nr Gainford, Darlington

Headlam Hall Hotel, Spa & Golf, Headlam, Darlington, Durham

Headlam Hall Country House Hotel stands in beautiful walled gardens with its own luxury spa and golf course. Offering rural peace and seclusion combined with accessibility to the regions main towns, cities and transport links. A blend of old world... more

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The Norfolk Mead Hotel

Church Loke, Coltishall

The Norfolk Mead Hotel, Church Loke, Coltishall, Norfolk

The Norfolk Mead Hotel,a former merchant's house, is approached via a secluded driveway leading to this lovely Georgian country house on a quiet edge of the Norfolk Broads. The first thing that strikes you is the intensely silent view down to the... more

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Luton Hoo Hotel, Golf & Spa

The Mansion House, Luton

Luton Hoo Hotel, Golf & Spa, The Mansion House, Luton, Bedfordshire

This 18th century Grade 1 listed Mansion House has been sensitively and immaculately transformed into a five-star hotel providing a magnificent location for your wedding, honeymoon, civil partnership ceremony. The historic 1,065 acre estate at... more

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Lucknam Park Hotel & Spa

Colerne, Chippenham

Lucknam Park Hotel & Spa, Colerne, Chippenham, Wiltshire

Sweep up the mile-long drive past the beeches and limes towards the grand entrance of 18th century country house Lucknam Park and you get a sense of the luxurious treats that await you. This Palladian mansion, held to be one of the finest British... more

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The Cornwall Hotel, Spa & Estate

Pentewan Road, Tregorrick, St Austell

The Cornwall Hotel, Spa & Estate, Pentewan Road, St Austell, Cornwall

A luxury 4* hotel & award-winning spa set in 43 acres of Victorian parkland; complete with exquisite 4* Cornwall Lodges for a luxurious self-catering break. Within touching distance of many of the most popular beaches and attractions in Cornwall,... more

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West Lodge Park Hotel

Cockfosters Road, Hadley Wood

West Lodge Park Hotel, Cockfosters Road, Hadley Wood, Hertfordshire

West Lodge Park Hotel is a 4 Star country house hotel set in 35 acres of grounds, an ideal base for visiting the capital, or for a relaxed, peaceful break. All fifty nine individually decorated rooms offer excellent facilities with views over the... more

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Tylney Hall Hotel

Rotherwick, Hook

Tylney Hall Hotel, Rotherwick, Hook, Hampshire

Tylney is a glorious Victorian mansion set in its own Hampshire grounds. The ground floor offers a sequence of gracious period rooms – the Library Bar, the Italian Lounge and Oakwood Restaurant - while outside there is a delightful walled garden and... more

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Brockencote Hall

Chaddesley Corbett, Kidderminster

Brockencote Hall, Chaddesley Corbett, Kidderminster, Worcestershire

Brockencote Hall Hotel is privately owned by the Eden Hotel Collection, winners of the ‘AA Small Hotel Group of the Year’ 2014-2015. Crunch up the long drive that winds its way up past the lake and towards Victorian Brockencote Hall and you are... more

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Temple Sowerby House Hotel & Restaurant

Temple Sowerby, Penrith

Temple Sowerby House Hotel & Restaurant, Temple Sowerby, Penrith, Cumbria

Temple Sowerby House Hotel is situated in the Eden Valley, an area of outstanding natural beauty between the English Lake District and the Pennines - a truly splendid spot to make your home for a few relaxing days. With just twelve individually... more

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The Elms Hotel and Spa

Stockton Road, Abberley

The Elms Hotel and Spa, Stockton Road, Abberley, Worcestershire

A Queen Anne Manor House set in the rolling Worcestershire countryside, this spectacular 18th-century building was once a grand country house. With extensive grounds, it's as impressive inside as out. Our guests are encouraged to explore our... more

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The Manor House, an Exclusive Hotel & Golf Club, Castle Combe, Bath, Wiltshire

Sitting quietly in the Bybrook Valley in the picture perfect Cotswolds village of Castle Combe, The Manor House ticks all the rural country bolthole boxes. Michelin-star dining? Tick. Herbs and produce sourced from the kitchen garden? Tick. Luxurious... more

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Swinton Park

Masham, Ripon

Swinton Park, Masham, Ripon, North Yorkshire

Swinton Park is an exclusive 31 bedroom luxury castle hotel in the Yorkshire Dales, with fine dining, cookery school, spa and extensive grounds. Set on the 20,000 acre Swinton Estate, a stay at Swinton Park can be as relaxing or adventurous as you... more

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The Nare Hotel

Carne Beach, Veryan-in-Roseland, Truro

The Nare Hotel, Carne Beach, Truro, Cornwall

The Nare Hotel offers the comfort and elegance of a country house by the sea in a secluded and tranquil setting. It combines the highest standard of service, a pleasant relaxing atmosphere and stunning sea views. The Hotel stands alone in extensive... more

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Beechfield House

Beanacre, Melksham, Bath

Beechfield House, Beanacre, Bath, Wiltshire

A stunning four AA Red Star country house hotel, convenient for Bath, Lacock, Castle Combe, Longleat and Stonehenge. 24 bedrooms all refreshingly different from one another and named after trees found in the grounds. The outdoor heated pool is... more

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Alexandra Hotel & Restaurant

Pound Street, Lyme Regis

Alexandra Hotel & Restaurant, Pound Street, Lyme Regis, Dorset

If you are looking for boutique chic by the sea, The Alexandra Hotel & Restaurant ticks all the right boxes. For those partial to a drink or two its revered wine list, complemented by award-winning food, is reason enough to book a room, while for... more

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Woodlands Park Hotel

Woodlands Lane, Stoke D´Abernon, Cobham

Woodlands Park Hotel, Woodlands Lane, Cobham, Surrey

Woodlands Park provides a stylish retreat retaining much of its Victorian grandeur. Oak panelled rooms and numerous antiques take visitors back to an age of style and sophistication. A range of elegant bedrooms, offer a combination of traditional and... more

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Lainston House, an Exclusive Hotel

Woodman Lane, Sparsholt, Winchester

Lainston House, an Exclusive Hotel, Woodman Lane, Winchester, Hampshire

The luxurious Lainston House Hotel is a charming 5 star 17th century country house, encapsulated in 63 acres of Hampshire parkland. You will enter a world where historic charm and contemporary elegance blend seamlessly. An irresistible fusion of the... more

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Mallory Court Country House Hotel & Spa

Harbury Lane, Royal Leamington Spa

Mallory Court Country House Hotel & Spa, Harbury Lane, Royal Leamington Spa, Warwickshire

Mallory Court Country House Hotel & Spa is privately owned by the Eden Hotel Collection, winners of the ‘AA Small Hotel Group of the Year’ 2014-2015. This breathtakingly beautiful Mallory Court hotel and award-winning restaurant is the perfect... more

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Lord Crew Arms

The Square, Blanchland

Lord Crew Arms, The Square, Blanchland, Northumberland

Blanchland is a picturesque village dating from 1165, situated in the Derwent Valley, high up in the North Pennines area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Blanchland Abbey and thus Blanchland itself was founded as a Premonstratensian priory by... more

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The Mount Somerset Hotel & Spa

Lower Henlade, Taunton

The Mount Somerset Hotel & Spa, Lower Henlade, Taunton, Somerset

The Mount Somerset Hotel & Spa is privately owned by the Eden Hotel Collection, winners of the ‘AA Small Hotel Group of the Year’ 2014-2015. This elegant regency country house, cradled by both the Quantocks and the Blackdown Hills, is noted for its... more

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South Lodge, an Exclusive Hotel

Brighton Road, Lower Beeding, Horsham

South Lodge, an Exclusive Hotel, Brighton Road, Horsham, West Sussex

South Lodge Hotel was built in 1883 as a family home, the hotel still exudes that feel. Amongst the 93 acres of parkland are 260 varieties of rhododendrons, camellias and azaleas which, when in bloom, present a magnificent sea of colour. There are... more

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Ettington Park

Alderminster, Stratford-upon-Avon

Ettington Park, Alderminster, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire

If I say this is the sort of place that popstars playing nearby stay at (it is), it might give you an idea of what Ettington Park near Stratford Upon Avon is like. A Neo-Gothic Mansion surrounded by 40 acres of parkland and with outside dining... more

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Bailiffscourt Hotel & Spa

Climping Street, Climping

Bailiffscourt Hotel & Spa, Climping Street, Climping, West Sussex

Bailiffscourt Hotel & Health Spa is set in 30 acres of parkland, with moats and small streams. There is an abundance of wild life to be seen. Built in the 1920s by the late Sir Walter Guinness, original stone and woodwork were gathered from all over... more

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Linthwaite House

Crook Road, Bowness-on-Windermere

Linthwaite House, Crook Road, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria

Located in the heart of England’s Lake District and set in 14 acres (5.7 hectares) of established gardens and well-maintained private woodlands, this luxurious 30-room boutique hotel is home to an acclaimed restaurant. Linthwaite House, which is on a... more

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