What defines a luxury hotel?  Is it the food, the design, the service or a combination of it all?  Here are 10 of our luxury hotels in England…

10 luxury hotels in England

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Hambleton Hall

Hambleton Hall - Summer Breaks in Rutland

Hambleton

Arrive, as did Guide readers this year, ‘in perfect time for sitting on the terrace and being wonderfully spoilt’.
From £270.00 per night
  • tennis
  • country_house
  • view
  • activities
  • outdoor_pool
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • fishing
  • wifi
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Lewtrenchard Manor

Lewtrenchard Manor - Champagne and Strawberries June/July.

Lewdown

Admirers of Sue and James Murray’s ‘characterful’, ‘beautiful old manor’ continue to sing its praises. ‘It is uniformly excellent, with high standards of hotel-keeping, comfort and service,’ says a guest this year.
From £155 per night
  • romantic
  • gourmet
  • country_house
  • historic
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled
  • wifi
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The Capital

The Capital - Weekend special offer

London

‘Old-fashioned hospitality and exceptional cuisine’ come together at this ‘intimate’ luxury hotel.
  • gourmet
  • child_friendly
  • value
  • wifi
  • parking
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Chewton Glen

Chewton Glen - 4 Nights for 3

New Milton

There’s a great atmosphere at this privately owned country house spa hotel (Relais & Châteaux), unstintingly luxurious yet completely family friendly.
  • romantic
  • tennis
  • seaside
  • country_house
  • view
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • wine
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled
  • wifi
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Langar Hall

Langar Hall

Langar

‘High standards are faultlessly maintained’ at Imogen Skirving’s much-loved, somewhat eccentric hotel in the Vale of Belvoir.
  • romantic
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
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Burgh Island Hotel

Burgh Island Hotel

Bigbury-on-Sea

Arrive by sea tractor (‘an experience in itself’) to fully appreciate this ‘amazing’ Grade II listed hotel – an ‘Art Deco tour de force’, and a dreamlike tribute to the now-faded glamour of the 1930s.
  • romantic
  • seaside
  • view
  • outdoor_pool
  • historic
  • gym
  • weddings
  • wifi
  • parking
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Barnsley House

Barnsley House

Barnsley

Soak in the ‘serenity’ and ‘romantic air’ of this ‘relaxed’ 17th-century gabled stone manor house, once home to the garden designer Rosemary Verey.
From £199 per night
  • romantic
  • tennis
  • country_house
  • outdoor_pool
  • historic
  • weddings
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • fishing
  • spa
  • disabled
  • wifi
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Hotel Endsleigh

Hotel Endsleigh

Milton Abbot

A Regency fishing lodge built for Georgiana, Duchess of Bedford, stands in a ‘magical’ landscape of grottoes and follies created by Humphry Repton, on the banks of the Tamar.
From £190 per night
  • romantic
  • gourmet
  • honeymoon
  • country_house
  • view
  • historic
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled
  • wifi
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The Scarlet

The Scarlet

Mawgan Porth

An eco-friendly, low-tech ethos meets indulgent, high-spec style at this adults-only hotel in ‘a superb situation overlooking a classic Cornish bay’.
From £210.00 per night
  • seaside
  • view
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • weddings
  • walking
  • value
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled
  • wifi
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Lime Wood

Lime Wood

Lyndhurst

‘Stunning’, super-hip yet utterly serene, this country house hotel and spa in the heart of the New Forest is a sophisticated, rustic playground for the stylish set.
  • romantic
  • gourmet
  • honeymoon
  • country_house
  • indoor_pool
  • outdoor_pool
  • cooking_school
  • gym
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • spa
  • disabled
  • wifi