Hartwell House - 'Stay One Night and Receive the Second night for £30' Special Offer
In a Georgian Arcadia, this Jacobean mansion, refashioned in the 1700s, was the palatial refuge of the exiled Louis XVIII and his court.
From £200 per night
Congham Hall - Sunday Special Offer
The herb garden is a major draw at this Georgian country house hotel set amid lawns, orchards and woodlands close to Sandringham.
Chewton Glen - 4 Nights for the Price of 3 Special Offer
After more than 50 years, this country house hotel and spa on the edge of the New Forest still sets the standard for luxury.
Soar Mill Cove Hotel - 40% Discount 40th Anniversary Special Offer
‘We couldn’t have enjoyed it more or been more welcome,’ write trusted Guide correspondents this year, after dropping by at Keith Makepeace’s long-established, family-run hotel with views across National Trust coastline to the open sea.
Middlethorpe Hall & Spa - Tailor make the break of your choice
'Tis a very pritty place,' wrote the diarist and former resident, Lady Mary Wortley Montagu. After visiting the National Trust’s red brick mansion, Guide readers happily concur.
Bodysgallen Hall and Spa - Spa Break Special Offer
‘Without exception the house and its antique contents are fabulous; it’s an absolute gem,’ wrote a long-term Guide reader after visiting the National Trust hotel overlooking Snowdonia.
Rathmullan House - Wild Atlantic Way Special Offer
Lawns run down to a sandy beach on the shores of Lough Swilly from this engaging country house, built for a Bishop in 1760 and enlarged by serial extensions.
The Nare - Complimentary Spa Treatment
‘Old-fashioned in all the best ways’, ‘a Cornish jewel’, ‘a real joy – almost a privilege – to stay there’; complements rained down from trusted readers after visits to Toby Ashworth’s hotel on the Roseland Peninsula.
Cliveden House - Three for Two Short Break
Having hosted everyone from Chaplin to Churchill, this ‘superbly refurbished’ Italianate mansion seduces visitors with the prospect of ‘luxurious country house living’.
Gilpin Hotel and Lake House
‘They just keep making it better every year,’ writes a trusted correspondent, of this luxurious country house hotel in Lakeland countryside.
Park House, Hotel & Spa - Cosy Winter Spa Break Special Offer
‘We much enjoyed our stay,’ writes a reader this year, of this Edwardian country house hotel in ‘grounds of a sporty nature’.
Trefeddian Hotel - February/March Breaks from £80 per person per night
The Cave family’s holiday hotel overlooking Cardigan Bay is ‘very much family orientated, and the facilities are excellent – indoor pool, putting green, games room, beach across the road.’
Seaham Hall - Two-night Christmas Stay' Special Offer
Steeped in history, this ‘wonderfully civilised’ coastal Georgian mansion combines ‘style, luxury and high standards’.
St Brides Spa Hotel - Sunday Sea View Special Offer
‘The physical ambience and sea coast views are wonderful,’ write trusted readers, of this spa hotel overlooking bay and village on the Pembrokeshire coast.
Trigony House - '3 Nights for the Price of 2' Dinner, Bed & Breakfast Special Offer
In springtime, the drive up to Jan and Adam Moore’s 18th-century former sporting lodge is ‘lined with young trees in blossom, bulbs everywhere’.
Cary Arms & Spa - Two Nights for the Price of One Special Offer
At the end of a ‘precipitous, twisty descent’, ‘courageous’ visitors are rewarded with ‘unrestricted views and a genuine, good-humoured welcome’ at Lana de Savary’s ‘fabulously secluded’ cliff-face hotel.
No. 1 Pery Square
A grand little handful of Georgian terraces combines into Patricia Roberts’s lovingly restored, ‘elegant’ town house hotel.
Askham Hall - Midweek Special Offer
An easy-going atmosphere and oodles of character filter through Charles Lowther’s dramatic ancestral home.
Douneside House - Autumn/Winter Luxury Break Special Offer
‘A beautiful location, lovely gardens, good food and friendly service – and a view from our room that was probably the best we have ever enjoyed.’
No.15 Great Pulteney
‘There are chandeliers all over’ at Christa and Ian Taylor’s latest addition to the Bath hotel scene – the old Carfax, run formerly by the Salvation Army, now spiffed up to the nines, with the addition of a small spa.
Headlam Hall - Winter Escape
When the only aim is to relax, the Robinson family’s cosseting Jacobean manor house is happy to oblige.
Watersmeet - Ramblers Package Special Offer
‘Beautifully located’ on the South West Coastal Path, this former Edwardian gentleman’s retreat has clifftop views of the three-mile-long beach.
Broadoaks - January Room Sale Special Offer
On a wonderfully scenic perch above Windermere, Tracey Robinson and Joanna Harbottle’s 19th-century stone-and-slate country house is a 'very welcoming’ retreat.
The Blakeney Hotel
Standing right on the quay overlooking estuary and salt marshes, in a coastal village of flint cottages, gift shops and galleries, Emma Stannard’s hotel is ideal for outdoorsy family holidays.
‘As soon as we arrived the kids got started on the Woolley Grange Sheep Challenge treasure hunt,’ writes a Guide insider after a stay at this ‘beautiful Jacobean manor house in lovely grounds’.