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Country Retreat (81 results)

Luxury Hotels - Country House Hotels for that perfect rural retreat.

Wheatlands Lodge

Wheatlands Lodge, Cumbria

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Wheatlands Lodge offers boutique guest accommodation in the centre of Windermere. As it has a no-kids policy, you can be sure of enjoying a relaxing country break in the Lake District. With its eight lovely bedrooms and large ensuite bathrooms, this small boutique B&B is on a quiet road but within easy walking distance of local pubs and shops. It is stylish, contemporary and very friendly and the owners, Joe and Sarah, will make you very welcome here.

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Villas For 2, in Abruzzo

Villas For 2, in Abruzzo, Italy

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Abruzzo villas for two are a perfect escape for just the two of you to stay in Italy. These lovely Abruzzo villas for couples are on the fringes of the magnificent Majella National Park – but within sight of the Adriatic. Cool and relaxed, the villas for two are bordered by olive groves, with stunning panoramic views across miles of unspoiled Abruzzo countryside.

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Aish Cross Holiday Cottages

Aish Cross Holiday Cottages, Devon

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Nestled in a tranquil setting and just three miles from South Devon’s glorious coast, Aish Cross Holiday Cottages has three delightful cottages for self-catering breaks. The immaculate cottages, the largest of which can sleep a group of 6, are beautifully presented with a certain genteel charm and uniqueness. Surrounded by rolling hills and farmland, Aish Cross is picturesque no matter what the season. Within its well-kept grounds, guests can enjoy a picnic overlooking the orchard. The apples are used in a locally produced apple juice, which is included in your welcome hamper! There is a plethora of things to do in the surrounding area with beaches in Torbay, the nearby medieval town of Totnes and River Dart a mile away. After a full on day sightseeing it is comforting to return these idyllic relaxing cottages.

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Loch Ness Lodge

Loch Ness Lodge, Inverness

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Located in the heart of the Scottish Highlands with majestic views over the world famous Loch Ness, the Lodge is a luxurious, boutique B & B. This gem is perfect for your romantic getaway and was acknowledged as such with the Small Luxury Hotel of the Year 2010 in the Scottish Hotel Awards. Only 15 minutes away from Inverness airport or around 3.5 hours scenic drive from Edinburgh or Glasgow, the Lodge is easily accessible.

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Swinton Park & Residential Cookery School

Swinton Park & Residential Cookery School, Yorkshire

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Swinton Park castle just oozes grandeur and the charm of times past yet provides all the luxuries and comforts of the 21st century. A grade II* listed building which dates back to the 1600’s, it is a 30 bedroom luxury castle hotel and is set in 200 acres of parkland, lakes and gardens. It has a state of the art cookery school run by celebrity chef Rosemary Shrager. Choose to immerse yourself in culinary excellence during a two day course in the impossibly glorious surroundings of historic Swinton Park in the Yorkshire Dales. Or, if cooking is not for you, choose simply to stay and relax in refined elegance.

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The Hotel, Cheltenham

The Hotel, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Located on a square overlooking Cheltenham’s stunning Park, this charming luxury boutique hotel is a wonderful choice for an indulgent cultural break combined with a country escape. The hotel’s child-free environment guarantees a welcome retreat from the chaos of family life. Courteous staff provide high quality service, and the hotel is elegantly furnished and with sumptuous decor and luxury facilities throughout. The lavish restaurant offers modern British cuisine with a French influence. This is ideal for the Cheltenham races or for exploring the nearby rolling Gloucestershire countryside.

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Ffynnon Boutique Guest House, Dolgellau

Ffynnon Boutique Guest House, Dolgellau, Gwynedd

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Ffynnon is a stylish indulgent boutique guest house, lying in the heart of the renowned Welsh market town of Dolgellau. Set against the backdrop of the impressive Snowdonia Mountains this is a gem of a place to relax and unwind from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Debra and Steve have lovingly and creatively restored this Victorian town house, ensuring that the chic contemporary bedroom luxury design features are perfectly balanced with the traditional character of this 19th century rectory. This is a perfect hideaway haven where you can both make the most of your special grown up time away without the kids!

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The Feversham Arms Hotel and Verbena Spa Yorkshire

The Feversham Arms Hotel and Verbena Spa Yorkshire, North Yorkshire

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This is a fabulous luxury hideaway hotel and spa, set in the heart of the picturesque North Yorkshire town of Helmsley.Perfect for a romantic country getaway or a spa pampering break with friends.

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Black Swan Hotel

Black Swan Hotel, Yorkshire

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If you are a foodie you will be in for a treat as The Black Swan excels in fine dining. The Tearoom and Patisserie is also an experience not to be missed. Nestling on the edge of the beautiful North Yorkshire Moors, The Black Swan is within easy reach of some memorable days out – popular seaside towns Whitby and Scarborough and the beautiful cathedral city of York with its National Railway Museum.

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Wooldown Holiday Cottages

Wooldown Holiday Cottages, Cornwall

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With breathtaking sea views across rolling countryside to Widemouth Bay, Wooldown Holiday Cottages is one of those places from the moment you arrive you instantly feel calmer, chilled out and at home. There are 12 stunning high spec cottages specifically for couples, providing the perfect base to explore North Cornwall's rugged coastline, pretty fishing villages and golden beaches. But be warned… the latest additions to Wooldown have raised the bar even higher! Known as the 'Cubes', they are extremely tastefully designed and are totally divine. Once tucked up inside, it may prove difficult to venture outside your front door. With aptly “out of this world” names such as Stargazey, Moonshine, Milky Way and Shooting Star, taking it easy on holiday never seemed so fashionably cool.

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