Editor’s choice: Gourmet Hotels

Gourmet hotels are the places where you will find the best food, quality service, an extensive wine list and a relaxing ambience. food at these hotels will be of the highest quality and prepared under the watchful eye of the country’s best chefs.

2020 Editor's Choice Gourmet Hotels

Editor’s choice: Gourmet Hotels

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Hambleton Hall

Hambleton Hall - Summer Breaks in Rutland

Oakham

'I find it difficult to make any original comments,’ writes a Guide regular after this year’s visit to Tim and Stefa Hart’s much-loved hotel (Relais & Châteaux) with celebrated grounds reaching down to Rutland Water. ‘All the superlatives have been used by other guests.'
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • tennis
  • country_house
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • outdoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • view
  • activities
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • gourmet
  • parking
  • wi-fi
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • walking
  • romantic
  • golf
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • wildlife_watching
  • honeymoon
  • electric_charging_point
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Montagu Arms

Montagu Arms - 'Escape to the Country' Special Offer from £179 per room

Beaulieu

‘Our sixth visit, and a wonderful end to our holiday,’ write readers who stopped over at this wisteria-smothered hotel in an unspoilt New Forest village.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • wifi
  • conference_meeting
  • gourmet
  • view
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • for_wine-lovers
  • spa
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • electric_charging_point
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The Grove

The Grove - Three for Two Special Offer

Narberth

In a grove, indeed, surrounded by flower gardens, kitchen garden and meadows, with views to the Preseli hills, Neil and Zoë Kedward’s hotel is ‘a real haven’.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • parking
  • disabled
  • restaurant_with_rooms
  • baby-friendly
  • dog_friendly
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • wi-fi
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • bird_watching
  • wildlife_watching
  • romantic
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Blackaddie House

Blackaddie House - Three for Two Special Offer

Sanquhar

Sweet flows Rabbie Burns's beloved River Nith, past the garden of an old manse that the poet knew well. Owned by Jane and Ian McAndrew, it is swept up from the Shortlist on a wave of reader approval.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • parking
  • gourmet
  • view
  • fishing
  • with_cooking_school
  • wi-fi
  • restaurant_with_rooms
  • baby-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • wildlife_watching
  • for_wine-lovers
  • golf
  • electric_charging_point
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Morston Hall

Morston Hall

Holt

‘The drama of dinner is played out in fine style’ at Tracy and Galton Blackiston’s ‘gorgeous’ restaurant-with-rooms in a coastal village.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • value
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • gourmet
  • cooking_school
  • conference_meeting
  • wine
  • disabled
  • golf
  • wi-fi
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • for_wine-lovers
  • restaurant_with_rooms
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The Star Inn at Harome

The Star Inn at Harome

Helmsley

In ‘a lovely village' on the edge of the North Yorkshire moors, Andrew Pern’s ‘stylish old inn’ is a mix-and-thatch of ancient cruck-framed pub, dining extension, and lodgings in a converted building opposite.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • wifi
  • gourmet
  • conference_meeting
  • restaurant_with_rooms
  • pub_with_rooms
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • wi-fi
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Whatley Manor

Whatley Manor

Easton Grey

‘As soon as you pull up, a besuited employee emerges, bags are lifted, car keys handed over for valet parking.’ Inspectors were impressed by a stay at this luxury hotel and 'superb' spa.
  • gym
  • weddings
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • spa
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • parking
  • indoor_pool
  • conference_meeting
  • disabled
  • wi-fi
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • vegan-friendly
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • country_house
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • for_wine-lovers
  • gourmet
  • great_breakfast
  • electric_charging_point
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The Capital

The Capital

London

‘On arrival we discovered that our package included afternoon tea, which we enjoyed before a concert at Cadogan Hall.’
  • child_friendly
  • value
  • wifi
  • parking
  • conference_meeting
  • gourmet
  • romantic
  • baby-friendly
  • for_wine-lovers
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • gym
  • wheelchair_accessible
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The Pipe and Glass Inn

The Pipe and Glass Inn

South Dalton

‘Brilliant, my favourite hotel.’ A trusted reader raves about James and Kate Mackenzie’s former coaching inn with Michelin-starred cooking.
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • gourmet
  • pub_with_rooms
  • pub_with_rooms
  • baby-friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • wi-fi
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • for_wine-lovers
  • vegan-friendly
  • walking
  • with_cooking_school
  • outdoor_dining
  • electric_charging_point
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Restaurant James Sommerin

Restaurant James Sommerin

Penarth

In a ‘lovely location on the quiet seafront’, with views over the Severn estuary and the pier pavilion with its Mughal-style roof, James Sommerin and family run this acclaimed restaurant-with-rooms.
  • child_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • gourmet
  • restaurant_with_rooms
  • seaside
  • wi-fi
  • wheelchair_accessible

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Last updated: October 03, 2019