Top unusual hotels in UK

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Top unusual hotels in UK

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The Dial House

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Norwich

‘I count only the sunny hours,’ reads the Latin inscription on the sundial set in the wall above the entrance to this eclectically decorated Georgian house.
  • child_friendly
  • wifi
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • romantic
  • veganfriendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • weddings
  • dog_friendly
  • boutique
  • historic
  • country_house
  • outdoor_dining
  • outdoor_pursuits_hunting
  • bird_watching
  • cycling
  • golf
  • restaurant_with_rooms
  • parking
  • walking
  • foodie
  • great_breakfast
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Star Castle

Star Castle

St Mary's

What could be a more unusual hotel than a 16th century castle in a star-shaped fortress...
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • golf
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • fishing
  • dog_friendly
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • indoor_pool
  • historic
  • view
  • hot_tub_jacuzzi
  • for_winelovers
  • foodie
  • tennis
  • vegetarian_friendly
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Cley Windmill

Cley Windmill

Holt

Climb to the top of the 19th-century grinding mill at Cley Windmill to see the Norfolk coastal views in their full glory complete with the surrounding salt marshes.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • garden
  • bandb
  • wifi
  • parking
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • dog_friendly
  • romantic
  • historic
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • veganfriendly
  • wildlife_watching
  • seaside
  • honeymoon
  • outdoor_dining
  • mooring_available
  • boutique
  • great_breakfast
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Augill Castle

Augill Castle

Kirkby Stephen

Fancy being king or queen of the castle for the weekend - Augill Castle is perfect for luxury or family breaks.
  • weddings
  • child_friendly
  • walking
  • garden
  • value
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • tennis
  • view
  • disabled
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • wildlife_watching
  • romantic
  • dog_friendly
  • great_breakfast
  • country_house
  • cycling
  • electric_charging_point
  • historic
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • babyfriendly
  • parking
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Belle Tout Lighthouse

Belle Tout Lighthouse

Eastbourne

Extraordinary light surrounds this characterful and unusual B&B in a decommissioned lighthouse on a remote clifftop.
  • walking
  • bird_watching
  • bandb
  • wifi
  • romantic
  • seaside
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • view
  • adultsonly
  • parking
  • boutique
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • veganfriendly
  • historic
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Old Bank Hotel

Old Bank Hotel

Oxford

Town and gown gather at the smart restaurant and buzzy bar of Jeremy Mogford’s sleek, perfectly positioned hotel between All Souls and Oriel colleges.
  • child_friendly
  • disabled_facilities
  • wifi
  • rooms_with_a_view
  • conference_meeting
  • disabled
  • gourmet
  • wheelchair_accessible
  • outdoor_dining
  • conferencemeeting_friendly
  • parking
  • weddings
  • veganfriendly
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • honeymoon
  • cycling
  • electric_charging_point
  • historic
  • walking
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The Old Railway Station

The Old Railway Station

Petworth

Pull into this converted train station and take up residence in one of the refurbished Pullman carriages on the disused tracks.
  • garden
  • value
  • bandb
  • wifi
  • parking
  • romantic
  • historic
  • walking
  • honeymoon
  • boutique
  • electric_charging_point
  • good_value
  • great_breakfast
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Bar Convent

Bar Convent

York

Home to England’s oldest active convent, this unusual Grade I listed Georgian building by the medieval city wall in York also houses a café and good-value B&B accommodation.
  • babyfriendly
  • child_friendly
  • conferencemeeting_friendly
  • garden
  • good_value
  • great_breakfast
  • guest_house
  • historic
  • vegetarian_friendly
  • wifi
  • outdoor_dining

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Last updated: November 12, 2018