10 hotels for festivals

10 hotels for festivals

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The Lynch Country House

The Lynch Country House

Somerton

Black swans glide on the lake in the garden; sun pours in through Venetian windows. Here, perched on a lynch, or ridge, above the Cary river valley, is a classic Georgian country house run as a B&B with ‘a touch of class’.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • bandb
  • wifi
  • exceptional_value
  • b&b
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Prestonfield

Prestonfield

Edinburgh

The peacocks in the ‘fantastic grounds’ are but a hint of the exotic style of local restaurateur James Thomson’s characterful hotel next to Royal Holyrood Park.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • romantic
  • honeymoon
  • country_house
  • historic
  • disabled
3
Old Whyly

Old Whyly

East Hoathly

With a lily-scented terrace in the summer and a log fire in the winter, all is ‘enchanting’ at this ‘elegant, comfortable’ Georgian manor house.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • guesthouse
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • tennis
  • outdoor_pool
  • guest_house
4
Eslington Villa

Eslington Villa

Gateshead

Two Victorian villas stand amid mature trees and shrubs on the city outskirts, forming a ‘pleasant' hotel, well located for “doing” Newcastle’.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • value
  • wifi
  • parking
  • exceptional_value
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The Dulaig

The Dulaig

Grantown-on-Spey

Liked for its ‘unfussy atmosphere’, ‘warm hospitality’ and home-made Seville orange marmalade, this ‘friendly’ B&B occupies a ‘gorgeous’ Edwardian country house, ten minutes’ walk from town.
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • fishing
  • bandb
  • wifi
  • parking
  • b&b
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The Royal Hotel

The Royal Hotel

Ventnor

‘Splendid afternoon teas’ are part of the ‘olde-worlde charm’ at this ‘absolutely wonderful hotel’ overlooking the esplanade and the English Channel.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • seaside
  • outdoor_pool
  • view
  • disabled
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Sun Inn

Sun Inn

Kirkby Lonsdale

A meander from the River Lune, this 17th-century inn by the old churchyard in the historic market town reserves a special welcome for walkers and their dogs.
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • gastropub