Editor’s choice: 2016 Hotels for Walking

our top choice of the best hotels for walking are set in some of the uk’s most stunning landscapes. dedicated ramblers or hotel guests who like an occasional stroll can choose from our editor’s choice of the top 10 luxury hotels for walking.

Editor’s choice: 2016 Hotels for Walking

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Pen-y-Dyffryn

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Oswestry

‘We can’t wait to go again,’ say guests this year, of Miles and Audrey Hunter’s small hotel on the Welsh border.
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • view
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Glenfinnan House Hotel

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Glenfinnan

A Victorian remodelling of an 18th-century inn, this stone mansion stands tall in a ‘beautiful situation’, with lawns stretching to the loch, and views of Ben Nevis.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • romantic
10% discount voucher
3
Howtown Hotel

Howtown Hotel

Ullswater

For more than a century, the Baldry family’s ancient farmhouse has stood in this remote, ‘very special setting’, where the ‘fantastic views’ reach over the garden and the sheep-dotted fields to the fells beyond.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • view
  • guest_house
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Biggin Hall

Biggin Hall

Biggin-by-Hartington

In a ‘marvellous Derbyshire Dales setting’, supporters of James Moffett’s rustic, laid-back hotel find much to like: ‘a warm welcome’, ‘decent home-cooked dinners’, ‘quiet, comfortable rooms’.
  • weddings
  • walking
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • exceptional_value
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Underleigh House

Underleigh House

Hope

A green philosophy underpins this ‘excellent-value’ B&B, in a Derbyshire longhouse within the Peak District national park.
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • bandb
  • wifi
  • parking
  • exceptional_value
  • view
  • b&b
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Boskerris Hotel

Boskerris Hotel

St Ives

On a hill above the beach at Carbis Bay, Marianne and Jonathan Bassett’s ‘well-situated’ 1930s hotel is a stylish, bright and breezy retreat with ‘stunning sea views’ across the water to Godrevy lighthouse.
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • wifi
  • parking
  • seaside
  • view
  • disabled
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Titchwell Manor

Titchwell Manor

Titchwell

A ‘cheering spot’ with ‘affable staff’, Margaret and Ian Snaith’s Victorian farmhouse–turned–jaunty hotel stands before a vista of ‘green fields and warm, golden marshes’, within easy reach of the sandy beach at Brancaster.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • honeymoon
  • seaside
  • view
  • disabled

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Selected hotel accepts discount vouchers which entitle readers to a 25% discount off their normal B&B rate for a single night’s stay. Each printed copy of the Guide contains six vouchers worth in total about £150.

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