Country house hotels come in all shapes and sizes, from castles on private estates to modern hipster retreats, and even deconstructed hotels with cabins in the woods
. If you long for a relaxing break by the sea, on a farm, in a forest or overlooking a lake
, we have a selection of top country house hotels
for you to choose from!
Continue reading to find your ideal destination.
This nine-room Grade II-listed mansion house in Kent
comes complete with a restaurant and pub, and style-wise, fuses old with new: bathrooms are modern, and many of the characterful bedrooms feature antiques.
Sitting on the West Sussex
coast, this dog-friendly country house hotel has 39 charming rooms, a sublime spa, and a first-rate restaurant. Check out sister properties Ockenden Manor
and The Spread Eagle
A quirky and modern 'deconstructed' hotel in Staffordshire
with 'Wildwood Huts' and grand 'Hillside Treehouses'. At the heart is The Plumicorn, an impressive eatery overlooking the outdoor heated pool.
Recharge at this top country house hotel in Suffolk
. With a keen eye on the environment, there's a re-wilding project and a kitchen garden, plus honey from their own hives! Be sure to check out the spa and restaurant.
This creative retreat has two stylish restaurants and three bars, offers a variety of activities, and is home to one of London's
largest re-wilding projects. Take a look at their sister getaway in Cheshunt
A magical manor in Worcestershire
with fab views from the well-appointed guest rooms. But if you prefer, opt for self-catering at Brockencote Lodge
. Either way, enjoy fine dining at the three AA-Rosette restaurant.
An elegant country house hotel with chic rooms, set on the edge of Settle in the Yorkshire Dales
. Enjoy walks up the nearby crags and fells before heading back to the Yorkshire-Mediterranean restaurant.
On the shores of Lake Windermere
, this family-run country house estate is rather special, combining low-key intimacy with contemporary decor. Storrs Hall also owns nearby Lindeth Fell
, an elegant B&B
The perfect place for a peaceful weekend break in the Norfolk
countryside: stay in the main Georgian house, a Garden room or an Orchard cabin with a private terrace and an outdoor bathtub
Tasty food, comfy rooms and a cosy bar at this top country house hotel in County Durham. During your stay, stroll in the walled garden, relax in the spa
, take a dip in the pool
, and even play a round of golf!
You'll want to return to this very comfortable and welcoming family-run Norfolk
hotel where you'll enjoy lovely grounds, a heated pool, an impressive kitchen garden, and a two AA-Rosette restaurant.
Experience the ultimate in comfort and five-star luxury at this Gothic mansion in Northumberland
. Choose from five places to eat, from fine dining to a gastropub; there's also a championship golf course and spa.
Set on the Chatsworth Estate in the Peak District
, bedrooms at this lavish country house hotel have parkland views, and there's a three AA-Rosette restaurant to dine at. Be sure to check out the rest of the collection
Here you have a luxurious Devon
country house hotel set in vast grounds within Dartmoor National Park, with a golf course and an on-site spa. Choose to stay in the grand mansion or one of the deluxe lodges
Many people visit this hotel for the fab spa, but there's so much more to enjoy, from the spacious bedrooms and choice of restaurants (Cambium
, Le Blaireau
and Zen Garden
) to the scenic New Forest
With that, our top country house hotels list comes to an end. For more inspiration, head to our blog, and if you're after an enticing offer, check out our Hot Deals page.