Editor’s Choice Value Hotels

It isn’t entirely true that you get what you pay for. From a city centre stay to cheap countryside B&Bs, these are the places where you really get your money’s worth. Manor houses with spacious bedrooms, morning greetings from resident chickens or cleverly designed compact rooms in the city.  Here are the Good Hotel Guide’s Editor’s Choice selections for best value for money hotels.

2021 Editor's Choice Value Hotels

Editor’s Choice Value Hotels

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Cnapan

Cnapan

Newport

The Coopers settle you into their B&B with tea and Welsh cakes, before showing you to a bright and immaculate bedroom. Munch on kippers or Glamorgan sausages at breakfast, and read in the sunny garden.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • bandb
  • wi-fi
  • exceptional_value
  • good_value
  • seaside
  • great_breakfast
  • baby-friendly
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Ees Wyke Country House

Ees Wyke Country House

Ambleside

Beatrix Potter holidayed here, and no wonder. This country hotel overlooks Esthwaite Water, and most rooms enjoy views across the lake to the fells of the Old Man of Coniston, the Langdale Pikes and Grizedale Forest.
  • walking
  • garden
  • wi-fi
  • exceptional_value
  • historic
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • good_value
  • bird_watching
  • wildlife_watching
  • great_breakfast
  • boutique
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Mornington House

Mornington House

Multyfarnham

Enjoy the pleasures of a grand, family- owned Irish country manor house – enormous, high-ceilinged rooms, Victorian wallpapers, antiques, slouchy sofas,
flower-filled gardens – but without the eye-watering bill.
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • fishing
  • bandb
  • wi-fi
  • golf
  • walking
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • weddings
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Yalbury Cottage

Yalbury Cottage

Dorchester

Deep in Thomas Hardy country, this charming former shepherd’s cottage has cosy bedrooms with bucolic views, a garden with comfortable seating, and an excellent restaurant working wonders with West Country produce.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • gourmet
  • guest_house
  • boutique
  • great_breakfast
  • good_value
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Britannia House

Britannia House

Lymington

Tobias Feilke is your genial host at this double-fronted Victorian house overlooking a marina. Rooms are lavishly decorated with swags, drapes and plump sofas, and Tobias cooks up a mean breakfast in the morning.
  • bandb
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • exceptional_value
  • great_breakfast
  • seaside
  • good_value
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The Beckford Arms

The Beckford Arms

Tisbury

There’s plenty to like about this Wiltshire pub-with-rooms: down-to-earth food (Ploughman’s, Beckford beef burger), local ales, and sophisticated rooms with oak floors and fine Welsh blankets.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • exceptional_value
  • pub_with_rooms
  • conference_meeting
  • baby-friendly
  • good_value
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • parking
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • for_wine-lovers
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Grasshoppers

Grasshoppers

Glasgow

The perfect city-centre bolt-hole – it’s right next to the station – with bright, design- conscious bedrooms. Big breakfasts include a full Scottish. There is a bar and the option of a simple meal in the evening.
  • child_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • exceptional_value
  • view
  • good_value
  • dog_friendly
  • baby-friendly
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Newbegin House

Newbegin House

Beverley

Walter and Nuala Sweeney will welcome you like trusted regulars to their atmospheric Georgian house, with its shuttered sash windows, fine antique furniture, family heirlooms, books, paintings and walled garden.
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • garden
  • good_value
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • child_friendly
  • great_breakfast
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • country_house
10% discount voucher
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Riverwood

Riverwood

Pitlochry

This Arts and Crafts-style house with sleek, modern interiors (shoes off when you enter), is set in secluded gardens beside the River Tay. Rooms are spacious and well-equipped; four have patios or terraces.
  • golf
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • fishing
  • bandb
  • wi-fi
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • good_value
  • wildlife_watching
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Trereife

Trereife

Penzance

This Cornish Queen Anne house delights Guide regulars. Charming, higgledy- piggledy interiors, with lots of antiques, are complemented by bedrooms with views of the parkland and gardens, and hearty breakfasts.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • bandb
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • exceptional_value
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • romantic
  • honeymoon
  • dog_friendly
  • country_house
  • historic
  • boutique
  • great_breakfast
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2020 Editor's Choice Value Hotels

Editor’s Choice Value Hotels

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The Old Rectory

The Old Rectory

Boscastle

It’s the little things that mean so much at Sally and Chris Searle’s B&B – free laundry, a morning paper, fresh flowers and produce from the beautiful organic garden, eggs from the hens, a lift into Boscastle for dinner. Doubles from £75, single £60.
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • value
  • dog_friendly
  • bandb
  • wi-fi
  • exceptional_value
  • romantic
  • historic
  • good_value
  • parking
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • electric_charging_point
  • great_breakfast
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • eco-friendly
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The Rock Inn

The Rock Inn

Newton Abbot

With double rooms from as little as £110, a small charge for an extra bed for a child, a three-course dinner for £24.95, and Dartmoor on the doorstep, the Graves family’s friendly inn offers bargain breaks at any time of year.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • view
  • good_value
  • pub_with_rooms
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Thistleyhaugh Farm

Thistleyhaugh Farm

Morpeth

If you could put a price on the warmth of welcome from Enid Nelless at this family- run Georgian farmhouse B&B, it would certainly be far higher than the £110 they charge for a double room (single £70).
Great breakfasts, home-made shortbread and hugs.
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • fishing
  • bandb
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • exceptional_value
  • activities
  • good_value
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • bird_watching
  • baby-friendly
  • country_house
  • great_breakfast
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Trelaske Hotel & Restaurant

Trelaske Hotel & Restaurant

Looe

Hazel Billington and Ross Lewin, hands- on hosts at this small hotel, have priced their rooms to be affordable; eschewing the word ‘luxury’, they offer a delightful home-from-home. Doubles start at £110 – and, at £30–£35, dinner is value indeed.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
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Newbegin House

Newbegin House

Beverley

Georgian elegance, a walled garden, rooms filled with antiques, generous extras (fresh milk, biscuits, chocolate), and an award- winning breakfast are all yours at Nuala and Walter Sweeney’s lovely home for a modest £90–£100 (single £60).
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • garden
  • good_value
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • child_friendly
  • great_breakfast
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • country_house
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No. 33

No. 33

Hunstanton

B&B starts at £95 a room (add £10 for an infant’s bed, deduct £10 if staying solo) at Jeanne Whittome’s stylish seaside B&B. A cream tea is served on arrival, and guests are presented with a discount voucher to spend at the owner’s deli.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • bandb
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • exceptional_value
  • seaside
  • disabled
  • boutique
  • golf
  • good_value
  • cycling
  • wildlife_watching
  • baby-friendly
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The Roseleigh

The Roseleigh

Buxton

In a lovely situation overlooking the Pavilion Gardens lake, Gerard and Maggi Heelan’s Victorian B&B is a veritable snip. Traditionally furnished rooms cost
£35–£56 per person. The opera house is nearby. Readers sing the praises.
  • bandb
  • parking
  • exceptional_value
  • wi-fi
  • walking
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Jura Hotel

Jura Hotel

Isle of Jura

You could pitch your tent in the field in front of the McCallum family’s hotel overlooking the Sound of Jura and pay as little as £5, but for £100 more you can have a snug double room, a comfy bed and your own bathroom. A bar meal won’t break the bank.
  • walking
  • wi-fi
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • good_value
  • child_friendly
  • parking
  • wildlife_watching
  • bird_watching
  • weddings
  • baby-friendly
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The Old Vicarage

The Old Vicarage

Newtown

Double rooms at Helen and Tim Withers’s eco-friendly Victorian vicarage in the Cambrian mountains start at £95 (£70 for a single guest). A family can stay for
£150, and an imaginative mezze platter is just £12. The warm hospitality is free.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • guesthouse
  • wi-fi
  • exceptional_value
  • view
  • eco-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • fishing
  • vegan-friendly
  • good_value
  • cycling
  • wildlife_watching
  • bird_watching
  • electric_charging_point
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Brownber Hall

Brownber Hall

Kirkby Stephen

When Amanda and Peter Jaques-Walker left London in 2016 to take over this Dales country house, they clearly left behind London notions of pricing. With singles from £70, doubles from £100, they run this smart B&B in a spirit of real generosity.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • bandb
  • wi-fi
  • exceptional_value
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • baby-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • good_value
  • cycling
  • parking
  • foodie
  • country_house
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2019 Editor's Choice Value Hotels

Editor’s Choice Value Hotels

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Special offer
The Black Swan

The Black Swan - Three Nights for the Price of Two Special Offer

Kirkby Stephen

Double rooms start from £95 at Louise Dinnes’s Victorian pub-with-rooms in an Eden Valley conservation village. It’s ideal for fell walkers and ramblers, with a comfy lounge and superior pub food; fish and chips for £12.
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • exceptional_value
  • pub_with_rooms
  • disabled
  • for_wine-lovers
  • baby-friendly
  • wildlife_watching
  • parking
  • great_breakfast
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • bird_watching
  • vegetarian_friendly
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Aynsome Manor

Aynsome Manor

Grange-over-Sands

Hosts Chris and Andrea Varley’s take great care of guests at their Lake District manor house. Comfortable rooms start at under £100, and at night the daily changing menu of locally sourced fare costs from £23.95.
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • exceptional_value
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • parking
  • country_house
  • good_value
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • boutique
  • child_friendly
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The Ceilidh Place

The Ceilidh Place

Ullapool

A night in the bunkhouse, fish and chips in the café and a glass of Chilean Sauvignon will set you back £42.15 at Jean Urquhart’s fun music venue and bookshop-with-rooms. A good bedroom won’t break the bank either.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • exceptional_value
  • value
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • vegan-friendly
  • good_value
  • baby-friendly
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Thistleyhaugh Farm

Thistleyhaugh Farm

Morpeth

An ideal base for exploring the Northumberland coast, the Nelless family’s Georgian farmhouse B&B sits amid their organic livestock farm. Doubles cost £100, singles from £70, including a hearty breakfast (Craster kippers, local sausages, free-range eggs).
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • fishing
  • bandb
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • exceptional_value
  • activities
  • good_value
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • bird_watching
  • baby-friendly
  • country_house
  • great_breakfast
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Dolffanog Fawr

Dolffanog Fawr

Tywyn

There are views of lake and mountain from Alex Yorke and Lorraine Hinkins’s Snowdonia B&B. Rooms (from £90 single, £110 double) are supplied with smart toiletries. Breakfast, and a four-course dinner four nights a week, win plaudits.
  • golf
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • guesthouse
  • wi-fi
  • exceptional_value
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • view
  • guest_house
  • good_value
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
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No. 33

No. 33

Hunstanton

Guests arriving at Jeanne Whittome’s stylish B&B are offered afternoon tea and a discount voucher for sister business Thornham Deli, which supplies breakfast bagels, smoked salmon and cream cheese. Doubles priced from £95, £85 for single occupancy.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • bandb
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • exceptional_value
  • seaside
  • disabled
  • boutique
  • golf
  • good_value
  • cycling
  • wildlife_watching
  • baby-friendly
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Killiane Castle Country House and Farm

Killiane Castle Country House and Farm

Drinagh

A 17th-century farmhouse grafted on to a 15th-century castle, in lovely grounds, is run by the Mernagh family as a wonderful guest house. Newcomers are welcomed with home-baked biscuits. Doubles start at just €120; breakfasts are a treat.
  • child_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • country_house
  • baby-friendly
  • garden
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • historic
  • walking
  • great_breakfast
  • parking
  • guest_house
  • good_value
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The Old Rectory at Stewton

The Old Rectory at Stewton

LOUTH

Linda and Alan Palmer are perfect hosts at their Georgian-style Victorian B&B swaddled by lawns and mature trees. Rooms start at £50 for single occupancy, doubles from £75. A generous breakfast is served ‘within reason, as late as you like’.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • bandb
  • wi-fi
  • exceptional_value
  • b&b
  • baby-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • good_value
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Trereife

Trereife

Penzance

The Le Grice family’s ancestral home in parkland is filled with antiques and portraits but the atmosphere is welcoming. Each bedroom is named after a romantic poet; a double can be had for a mere £80.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • bandb
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • exceptional_value
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • romantic
  • honeymoon
  • dog_friendly
  • country_house
  • historic
  • boutique
  • great_breakfast
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Brooks Country House

Brooks Country House

Ross-on-Wye

Doubles at £59, a four-poster room from £99, a three-course dinner for £29… Gracious country house living is nowhere more affordable and fun than at Carla and Andrew Brooks’s welcoming Georgian mansion. All this and wines from the vineyard.
  • bird_watching
  • walking
  • outdoor_pool
  • parking
  • wi-fi
  • child_friendly
  • dog_friendly
  • garden
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • country_house
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • good_value
  • for_wine-lovers
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • weddings
  • gym
  • disabled_facilities
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • vegetarian_friendly
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2018 Editor's Choice Value Hotels

Editor’s Choice Value Hotels

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Special offer
The Black Swan

The Black Swan - Three Nights for the Price of Two Special Offer

Kirkby Stephen

In this small conservation village, with views to the Howgill fells, this large country pub is as much a locals’ favourite as an inn with smart food and bedrooms.
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • exceptional_value
  • pub_with_rooms
  • disabled
  • for_wine-lovers
  • baby-friendly
  • wildlife_watching
  • parking
  • great_breakfast
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • bird_watching
  • vegetarian_friendly
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Lake Isle

Lake Isle

Uppingham

Satisfied diners have been coming for years to this restaurant-with-rooms in the heart of the pretty market town.
  • child_friendly
  • value
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • exceptional_value
  • gourmet
  • conference_meeting
  • restaurant-with-rooms
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • vegan-friendly
  • dog_friendly
  • for_wine-lovers
  • restaurant_with_rooms
  • great_breakfast
  • foodie
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Cnapan

Cnapan

Newport

‘How could a simple family home on a narrow, bustling high street possibly work as a popular guest house? Step inside Cnapan and you quickly find out.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • bandb
  • wi-fi
  • exceptional_value
  • good_value
  • seaside
  • great_breakfast
  • baby-friendly
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The Ceilidh Place

The Ceilidh Place

Ullapool

With bookshop and bar, coffee shop, restaurant and events space, the Urquhart family’s hotel in a fishing village on Loch Broom hums with activity.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • exceptional_value
  • value
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • vegan-friendly
  • good_value
  • baby-friendly
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Thistleyhaugh Farm

Thistleyhaugh Farm

Morpeth

A perfect example of a traditional farmhouse B&B: huge and comfortable bedrooms, generous hospitality, breakfasts to fuel the day, and the restorative peace of the countryside.
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • fishing
  • bandb
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • exceptional_value
  • activities
  • good_value
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • bird_watching
  • baby-friendly
  • country_house
  • great_breakfast
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Trelaske Hotel & Restaurant

Trelaske Hotel & Restaurant

Looe

‘We have stayed at this hotel for many years; it is still brilliant.’ High praise in 2019 for Hazel Billington and Ross Lewin’s ‘small, beautiful’ hotel, between the historic fishing ports of Looe and Polperro.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • dog_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • wheelchair_accessible
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Dalshian House

Dalshian House

Pitlochry

Martin and Heather Walls’s ‘blissfully remote’, good-value B&B is in a white-painted Georgian house, in gardens and woodland on the outskirts of town.
  • bird_watching
  • fishing
  • garden
  • golf
  • good_value
  • parking
  • vegan-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • walking
  • wi-fi
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Frog Street Farmhouse

Frog Street Farmhouse

HATCH BEAUCHAMP

‘Such a peaceful, quiet place to stay. The log fire was lit ready for our arrival.’ A new endorsement this year for ‘perfect hosts’ David and Louise Farrance’s wisteria-festooned B&B.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • bandb
  • wi-fi
  • exceptional_value
  • b&b
  • good_value
  • bird_watching
  • vegetarian_friendly
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The Nag’s Head

The Nag’s Head

PICKHILL

Janet and Edward Boynton’s 19th-century coaching inn between moors and dales is roundly endorsed by Guide readers, who praise its ‘hospitable, interesting owners’, ‘enjoyable dinners’, ‘relaxing atmosphere’ and ‘excellent value’.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • value
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • exceptional_value
  • pub_with_rooms
  • conference_meeting
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Inch House

Inch House

THURLES

‘Warm and charming in its small-scale grandeur’, the Egan family’s Georgian mansion sits amid a cereals farm in Tipperary countryside.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • wi-fi
  • exceptional_value
  • rooms_with_a_view
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2017 Editors Choice Value

Editor’s Choice Value Hotels

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Cnapan

Cnapan

Newport

‘How could a simple family home on a narrow, bustling high street possibly work as a popular guest house? Step inside Cnapan and you quickly find out.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • bandb
  • wi-fi
  • exceptional_value
  • good_value
  • seaside
  • great_breakfast
  • baby-friendly
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The Carpenters Arms

The Carpenters Arms

Pensford

A dazzling array of hanging baskets bedecks this friendly pub-with-rooms, occupying three former miners’ cottages in a Chew valley hamlet.
  • child_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • pub_with_rooms
  • baby-friendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • walking
  • good_value
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • outdoor_dining
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • garden
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The Old Rectory

The Old Rectory

Boscastle

The old rector was none other than the great-grandfather of Sally Searle, who, with husband Chris, welcomes guests to their loved and lived-in Victorian home.
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • value
  • dog_friendly
  • bandb
  • wi-fi
  • exceptional_value
  • romantic
  • historic
  • good_value
  • parking
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • electric_charging_point
  • great_breakfast
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • eco-friendly
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Sea Mist House

Sea Mist House

Clifden

Just off the scenic Connemara Loop, this B&B has been in the same family for three generations, giving it a rich, lived-in patina and making guests feel it is ‘like staying with friends’.
  • garden
  • bandb
  • wi-fi
  • b&b
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • good_value
  • vegan-friendly
  • eco-friendly
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Grasshoppers

Grasshoppers

Glasgow

A recent guest describes this modern, style-conscious and budget-friendly penthouse hotel, next to Glasgow Central Station, as a ‘great find’.
  • child_friendly
  • wi-fi
  • exceptional_value
  • view
  • good_value
  • dog_friendly
  • baby-friendly
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Newbegin House

Newbegin House

Beverley

In a ‘wonderful’ walled garden, yet just minutes from the centre of Beverley, this classic Georgian town house is brimful of family treasures accumulated by owners Walter and Nuala Sweeney, who ‘treat their guests as friends’.
  • conference/meeting_friendly
  • garden
  • good_value
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • child_friendly
  • great_breakfast
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • country_house
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The Manor Coach House

The Manor Coach House

Worcester

Within easy reach of the city centre and Worcester cathedral, this ‘spotless’ B&B is in a ‘peaceful’ rural hamlet, just right for ‘a good night’s sleep’.
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • good_value
  • parking
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • walking
  • wi-fi
8
Bealach House

Bealach House

DUROR

Along a rough track ‘with not a sign of habitation’, Jim and Hilary McFadyen have posted encouraging notices (‘You’re on the right road!’) to arriving guests. ‘You wonder if there’s anything at the end; what you find is a lovely white house in a very pretty garden,’ say Guide inspectors in 2016.
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • guesthouse
  • wi-fi
  • exceptional_value
  • guest_house
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Eight Clarendon Crescent

Eight Clarendon Crescent

LEAMINGTON SPA

‘Lively hosts’ Christine and David Lawson ‘delight in sharing their space’, a ‘peaceful’ Regency villa near the town centre.
  • child_friendly
  • garden
  • bandb
  • wi-fi
  • exceptional_value
  • b&b
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The Silverton

The Silverton

SHREWSBURY

Just over the Welsh Bridge from the historic town centre, David Cheshire and Donna Miles’s ‘excellent-value’ restaurant-with-rooms is liked for its ‘great, friendly service’ and ‘modern, almost minimalist’ rooms.
  • child_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • exceptional_value
  • disabled

2016 Editor's Choice Value Hotels

Editor’s Choice Value Hotels

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The Black Swan

The Black Swan - Three Nights for the Price of Two Special Offer

Kirkby Stephen

In this small conservation village, with views to the Howgill fells, this large country pub is as much a locals’ favourite as an inn with smart food and bedrooms.
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • dog_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wi-fi
  • exceptional_value
  • pub_with_rooms
  • disabled
  • for_wine-lovers
  • baby-friendly
  • wildlife_watching
  • parking
  • great_breakfast
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • bird_watching
  • vegetarian_friendly
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Castleman

Castleman - Midweek Special Offer

Blandford Forum

Change is afoot at this former dower house, which opened as a hotel in 1996 under Barbara Garnsworthy, in an estate village of thatched limestone cottages amid the rolling chalk downs of Cranborne Chase.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • fishing
  • wi-fi
  • exceptional_value
  • outdoor_pursuits_(hunting
  • golf
  • good_value
  • wheelchair_accessible
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The Nobody Inn

The Nobody Inn

Exeter

Down narrow, winding country lanes, Sue Burdge’s inn is so much the model of an olde-worlde Devon pub that it ‘could have been created by a set designer’.
  • for_wine-lovers
  • garden
  • good_value
  • parking
  • pub_with_rooms
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • walking
  • wi-fi
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The Old Store

The Old Store

Chichester

It may have lost its old store, but a pretty village on Goodwood’s doorstep has an excellent B&B instead.
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • bandb
  • wi-fi
  • exceptional_value
  • b&b
  • vegan-friendly
  • good_value
  • vegetarian_friendly
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Thistleyhaugh Farm

Thistleyhaugh Farm

Morpeth

A perfect example of a traditional farmhouse B&B: huge and comfortable bedrooms, generous hospitality, breakfasts to fuel the day, and the restorative peace of the countryside.
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • fishing
  • bandb
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • exceptional_value
  • activities
  • good_value
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • bird_watching
  • baby-friendly
  • country_house
  • great_breakfast
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Ael y Bryn

Ael y Bryn

Crymych

Year after year we receive rave reviews from readers extolling both house and hosts at Robert Smith and Arwel Hughes’s modern, single-storey B&B with beautifully tended gardens, gazing out to the Preseli hills.
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • bandb
  • guesthouse
  • wi-fi
  • exceptional_value
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • view
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • good_value
  • cycling
  • adults-only
  • parking
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The Nag’s Head

The Nag’s Head

PICKHILL

Janet and Edward Boynton’s 19th-century coaching inn between moors and dales is roundly endorsed by Guide readers, who praise its ‘hospitable, interesting owners’, ‘enjoyable dinners’, ‘relaxing atmosphere’ and ‘excellent value’.
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • value
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • exceptional_value
  • pub_with_rooms
  • conference_meeting
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The Abbey House

The Abbey House

ABBOTSBURY

In a ‘glorious position’ on the fringes of a historic coastal Dorset village, this traditional B&B has long been run by the ‘most welcoming’ Jonathan and Maureen Cooke.
  • weddings
  • garden
  • value
  • bandb
  • guesthouse
  • wi-fi
  • parking
  • exceptional_value
  • b&b
  • guest_house
Last updated: October 21, 2020