A Place to Stay, in the West Country
So you want to nip down to the West Country then? Why not amble down and stay in a series of hotels and get the full flavour of the region?
Cotswold House Hotel & Spa is an award-winning luxury hotel and spa in the heart of Chipping Campden in Gloucestershire. The Bistro On The Square provides the perfect informal setting in which to enjoy sharing platters, tapas, as well as a range of snacks and daily specials, while Fig Restaurant, recently awarded 2 Rosettes for its culinary excellence, encapsulates fine dining. The hotel is also happy to offer tickets to Blenheim Palace. www.bespokehotels.com/cotswoldhouse
Northcote Manor in north Devon – a beautiful country house hotel set in 20 acres of peaceful gardens and woodlands. They strive to ensure guests have a relaxing time and come away from Northcote fully refreshed from the award winning restaurant and pleasant staff. The atmosphere is non-intrusive and relaxed. www.northcotemanor.co.uk
The Lugger, Cornwall – this award-winning hotel sits on the water’s edge in the centre of Portloe, surrounded by cliffs and headlands which form part of the Cornish Coastal Footpath. The hotel boasts 22 bedrooms as well as an AA Rosette-awarded restaurant. https://www.bespokehotels.com/thelugger