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Lynford Hall Hotel, Mundford, Norfolk

Lynford Hall is one of West Norfolk's premier event venues, situated within 5 miles of the recently upgraded A11 and 1hr 45 minutes from Central London, also easily accessible from Norwich, Cambridge or Newmarket. The Hall itself has a rich... more

  • Walking, Hiking, Scrambling, Trekking, Cycling, bird watching, lake

Salcombe Harbour Hotel & Spa

Cliff Road, Salcombe

Salcombe Harbour Hotel & Spa, Cliff Road, Salcombe, Devon

Welcome to the award-winning Salcombe Harbour Hotel & Spa, recognised as one of the most desirable waterside hotels in the UK and the premier address on the south coast. A recent multi-million-pound refurbishment has created this chic new luxury spa... more

  • Walking

Pen-y-Dyffryn Country Hotel

Rhydycroesau, Oswestry

Pen-y-Dyffryn Country Hotel, Rhydycroesau, Oswestry, Shropshire

Pen-y-Dyffryn Country Hotel specialises in relaxing short breaks. Set in 5 acres of beautiful grounds it's the perfect retreat from the madding crowds. All bedrooms are individually furnished, several with Jacuzzi baths or private patios, and the... more

  • Outstanding walks (free guides available)

The Nightingale Hotel

3 Queens rd, Shanklin, Shanklin

The Nightingale Hotel, 3 Queens rd, Shanklin, Isle of Wight

Welcome to The Nightingale Hotel, Bar & Restaurant. With 31 Rooms, Distinctive Bar & Prestigious Restaurant serving delicious food from around the globe, plated to perfection. Boasting its Boutique Victorian Style Décor throughout, with its... more

  • Walking, Hiking,Scrambling, Trekking

Malmaison - Oxford

Oxford Castle, 3 New Road, Oxford

Malmaison - Oxford, Oxford Castle, Oxford, Oxfordshire

While many former residents would pledge their right arm to escape, today this once famous gaol has people beating down doors to stay in its cool converted bedrooms. Ingeniously in keeping with its past, Malmasion Oxford has jail-style doors (locks... more

  • Walking
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

  • Garden tours, walking

Applegarth Villa

College Road, Windermere

Applegarth Villa, College Road, Windermere, Cumbria

Applegarth Villa & Restaurant is a rare find in the heart of Windermere Village in the English Lake District. This family owned and run hotel offers 5 star luxury accommodation over 15 individually designed bedrooms as well as new for 2016, 7 ultra... more

  • Walking, Hiking in the vast number of Lake District fells on the doorstep

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

  • Walking

Wivenhoe House

Wivenhoe Park, Colchester

Wivenhoe House, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, Essex

Surrounded by pretty manicured gardens, woodland and tranquil lakes, this 18th-century manor house hotel is situated in a peaceful setting within acres of historic parkland, yet only minutes from the heart of Colchester. The hotel offers luxurious... more

  • Set in Wivenhoe Park, there are many different walks to take during your visit

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

  • Walking
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

  • Walking

Brooks Country House

Pengethley Park, Peterstow, Ross-on-Wye

Brooks Country House, Pengethley Park, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire

Brooks Country house is a newly refurbished stunning 22 bedroom Georgian Manor House in 15 acres of beautiful grounds surrounding National Trust Park Land. All 22 bedrooms have been newly refurbished with Cole and Son wallpapers new designer... more

  • Good walks available from the hotel

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

  • World Heritage coastline

Buxted Park Hotel

Buxted, Uckfield

Buxted Park Hotel, Buxted, Uckfield, East Sussex

In the heart of Sussex, this magnificent Georgian Palladian mansion, set in 312 acres of superb parkland roamed by fallow deer and traversed by the River Uck, has played host to the rich and famous for centuries. Every single one of the forty four... more

  • Walking, Hiking, Scrambling, Trekking on parkland

Bicester Hotel, Golf and Spa

Akeman Street, Chesterton, Bicester

Bicester Hotel, Golf and Spa, Akeman Street, Bicester, Oxfordshire

Bicester Hotel Golf and Spa is surrounded by stunning Oxfordshire countryside with tranquil gardens and grounds. The 52 deluxe bedrooms are furnished to a high standard with a number of themed designs. Other great facilities include a high quality... more

  • Walking

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

  • Walking

Park House Hotel

Bepton, Midhurst

Park House Hotel, Bepton, Midhurst, West Sussex

A 'hidden gem' in a beautiful and very peaceful, rural location, Park House is a quintessentially English, small luxury country house hotel which nestles under the South Downs in the newly designated 'South Downs National Park'. It has just built six... more

  • Walking

Eleven Didsbury Park

Didsbury Park, Didsbury Village, Manchester

Eleven Didsbury Park, Didsbury Park, Manchester, Greater Manchester

Set in the leafy suburb of Didsbury this exclusive Victorian townhouse is a statement of eclectic design offering 20 individually designed bedrooms and suites, residents lounge and bar alongside a peaceful captivating Victorian walled garden. ... more

  • Walking

Milsoms

Stratford Road, Dedham, Colchester

Milsoms, Stratford Road, Colchester, Essex

Milsoms hotel is set in a stunning 2 acre garden . There is an informal atmosphere, with fifteen en-suite bedrooms, and this is the perfect place to eat, drink and stay as well. The contemporary gastro bar and brasserie are at the heart of the... more

  • Walking

The Traddock

Austwick, Yorkshire Dales National Park, Settle

The Traddock, Austwick, Settle, North Yorkshire

The Traddock is an elegant Georgian country hotel set in the magnificent scenery of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. The village of Austwick is nestled at the base of Ingleborough, one of the areas three famous peaks and offers spectacular scenery.... more

  • Walking and hiking, with the Yorkshire Dales National Park on the door step

The Headland Hotel & Spa

Headland Road, Newquay

The Headland Hotel & Spa, Headland Road, Newquay, Cornwall

Cornwall’s Iconic Family-Owned Hotel One of only 50 hotels in the UK to be awarded 4 Silver Stars by The AA Proud to be a 'Pride of Britain's Hotels' member Stylish, elegant and unique, The Headland Hotel and Spa is a luxury hotel with... more

  • Walking, coastal footpath

The Cavendish Hotel

Church Lane, Baslow

The Cavendish Hotel, Church Lane, Baslow, Derbyshire

The Cavendish Hotel exudes a quiet elegance and is decorated with an extensive collection of original artwork, antiques and charming furnishings. Its a calm tranquil place and all the bedrooms overlook Chatsworth Estate in the Peak District and are... more

  • Walking in the Peaks and Pennine Way

Best Western Plus Old Tollgate Hotel

The Street, Bramber, Steyning

Best Western Plus Old Tollgate Hotel, The Street, Steyning, West Sussex

Just 10 miles from Brighton, the Old Tollgate is one of the most popular country hotels in West Sussex providing wonderful customer service and old worldly charm for you to enjoy. Set within the idyllic countryside village of Bramber at the foot of... more

  • Outstanding walks

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

  • Walking

Hotel du Vin - Bristol

The Sugar House, Narrow Lewins Mead, Bristol

Hotel du Vin - Bristol, The Sugar House, Bristol

Hotel du Vin Bristol is set inside a grade II listed restored Sugar House and the owners have carefully created a boutique-feel inn while maintaining much of the character of the building. The 40 rooms are brimming with original features, from the... more

  • Walking (20 mins)

Calcot Manor Hotel

Calcot Manor Hotel, Tetbury

Calcot Manor Hotel, Calcot Manor Hotel, Tetbury, Gloucestershire

Calcot is one of the finest country house hotels in England. This elegantly converted farmhouse is set in stunning countryside, amid acres of rolling fields - a perfect environment for a weekend retreat or a focused business meeting. The 14th-century... more

  • Walking

Rockliffe Hall Hotel, Golf & Spa

Hurworth-on-Tees, Darlington

Rockliffe Hall Hotel, Golf & Spa, Hurworth-on-Tees, Darlington, Durham

5 Star Rockliffe Hall hotel resort nestles in 375 acres of grounds in the picturesque village of Hurworth. This magnificent country house style hotel offers a state-of-the-art Spa and world-class golf making it the perfect place to escape and relax.... more

  • Walking, treasure hunts

Appleby Manor Hotel & Garden Spa

Roman Road, Appleby-in-Westmorland

Appleby Manor Hotel & Garden Spa, Roman Road, Appleby-in-Westmorland, Cumbria

Appleby Manor is a true country house hotel, set in half a million acres of some of the loveliest countryside in England and is surrounded and protected by the magnificent mountains and fells of the Lake District, North Pennines and Yorkshire Dales.... more

  • Walking

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

  • Walking

South Sands

Bolt Head, Salcombe

South Sands, Bolt Head, Salcombe, Devon

The South Sands boutique hotel is located right on the beach in South Sands Bay, a perfect place to relax and unwind. There are twenty-two bedrooms and five Beach Suites, offering every home comfort. The restaurant is open daily for lunch and dinner... more

  • Walking, pub walks

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

  • Walking

The Marstan

Meadfoot Sea Road, Torquay

The Marstan, Meadfoot Sea Road, Torquay, Devon

The Marstan Hotel is an elegant mid-Victorian Villa peacefully located along Meadfoot Sea Road in a conservation area within Torquay. The harbour and town are approximately ten minutes walk with the blue flag awarded Meadfoot Beach and its stunning... more

  • Coastal walks

The Westleton Crown

The Street, Westleton, Southwold

The Westleton Crown, The Street, Southwold, Suffolk

The Westleton Crown is a traditional Coaching Inn with origins extending back as far as the 12th Century. It is located a few miles from the Suffolk Heritage Coast, and retains the character and rustic charm of its heritage whilst offering guests the... more

  • Walking

The Black Swan Hotel

Market Place, Helmsley

The Black Swan Hotel, Market Place, Helmsley, North Yorkshire

The Black Swan Hotel in Helmsley is a beautiful 15th century property which offers a perfect combination of traditional charm and luxurious escapism, with its own award-winning restaurant and tearoom providing the perfect backdrop for a romantic... more

  • Walking

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

  • Walking

The Speech House Hotel

Speech House Road, Coleford

The Speech House Hotel, Speech House Road, Coleford, Gloucestershire

Set in the heart of the Royal Forest of Dean, The Speech House Hotel is a beautiful 17th century former hunting lodge which has been sympathetically restored to retain its traditional character and charm but boasts modern facilities ecpected of... more

  • Walking in The Forest of Dean

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

  • Local walks

The Pier at Harwich

The Quay, Harwich

The Pier at Harwich, The Quay, Harwich, Essex

Proudly overlooking the quay, the smart blue and white Pier Hotel and Restaurant at Harwich is in poll position for views over the Stour and Orwell estuaries. The hotel is actually made up of two buildings, one of which was built in 1850s and houses... more

  • Walking

Hotel du Vin - Newcastle

Allan House, City Road, Newcastle upon Tyne

Hotel du Vin - Newcastle, Allan House, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear

Whether you’re booked into the standard double or the swanky Mouton Rothchild suite of the Hotel du Vin Newcastle, the group’s inimitable style, sort of clubby leather against exposed brick with a sprinkling of luxury thrown in, is evident. The north... more

  • Walking

Eckington Manor

Hammock Road, Eckington

Eckington Manor, Hammock Road, Eckington, Worcestershire

Eckington Manor dates back to the 1200s and has been lovingly refurbished to retain its traditional charm and elegance. You'll find original flagstone floors, wood beams and inglenook fireplaces at this charming timber-framed house. Bedrooms are... more

  • Local country walks

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

  • Walking

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

  • Walking

The Arundell Arms

Fore Street, Lifton

The Arundell Arms, Fore Street, Lifton, Devon

The Arundell Arms exudes warmth and comfort and in small thoughtful things such as the home-made chocolates placed in the sitting room for the guests after dinner and the vases of fresh flowers. In the restaurant, guests are treated to a dining... more

  • Walking

Lydgate House

Postbridge, Yelverton

Lydgate House, Postbridge, Yelverton, Devon

Lydgate House hotel was built in the 1800s and is set in 36 acres of gardens and grounds in the heart of the Dartmoor National Park. This small unique hotel afford some spectacular views across Dartmoor and the river valley. The seven individually... more

  • Walking, hiking, rambling

Tufton Arms Hotel

Market Square, Appleby-in-Westmorland

Tufton Arms Hotel, Market Square, Appleby-in-Westmorland, Cumbria

The Tufton Arms Hotel is a small, intimate, luxury hotel in Cumbria, situated in the centre of the charming medieval town of Appleby-in-Westmorland. The town is set in the heart of the tranquil, unspoilt and beautiful Eden Valley, which borders the... more

  • Walking in The North Pennines especially to High Cup Nick

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

  • Walking, Hiking, Trekking

Hotel du Vin - Harrogate

Prospect Place, Harrogate

Hotel du Vin - Harrogate, Prospect Place, Harrogate, North Yorkshire

Hotel du Vin Harrogate, a glorious conglomeration of eight Georgian-style houses, overlooks 200-acre common The Stray and is a stone’s throw from the antique shops, tea emporiums and designer boutiques that make this Yorkshire town so popular. The... more

  • Walking (4 miles)

The Petersham Hotel

Nightingale Lane, Richmond

The Petersham Hotel, Nightingale Lane, Richmond, Surrey

Set in a quiet location, overlooking the River Thames in the leafy South West London suburb of Richmond Upon Thames, The Petersham Hotel is without doubt one of Richmond's finest hotels. With panoramic views of the River Thames and surrounding... more

  • Walking, Hiking, Scrambling, Trekking in Richmond Park

Hotel TerraVina

174 Woodlands Road, Woodlands, Netley Marsh, Southampton

Hotel TerraVina, 174 Woodlands Road, Southampton, Hampshire

At TerraVina you know you’re in good hands. Husband and wife team, Gerard and Nina Basset OBE (who co-founded the Hotel du Vin Group), have created a stylish hotel in the East of The New Forest National Park, close to Southampton, but that feels like... more

  • Walking, Hiking

Bridge House Beaminster

3 Prout Bridge, Beaminster

Bridge House Beaminster, 3 Prout Bridge, Beaminster, Dorset

Step into the Bridge House hotel & restaurant, and you can sense some of the 700-year-old former priest´s house oozing its character. Thick stone walls, stone mullioned windows, ancient beams and inglenook fireplaces, makes the BridgeHouse the... more

  • Local walks

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