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A touch of Heston at Hammet House

A touch of Heston at Hammet House

Luxurious, yet cool and funky country house hotel Hammet House, near Cardigan in West Wales, has just taken on a new head chef, Matt Smith, who mastered his trade under some of the country’s leading ‘Michelin Men’ including Heston Blumenthal at his Knightsbridge restaurant, Dinner.

Great summer offers at Ghyll Manor

Great summer offers at Ghyll Manor

Those looking to escape this summer should look no further than Ghyll Manor, a stunning country house hotel and restaurant located in the heart of West Sussex.

Enjoy a Laid Back Sunday in the Wye Valley

Enjoy a Laid Back Sunday in the Wye Valley

Savvy travellers know that one of the ways in which to obtain the best value breaks is by avoiding Friday and Saturday nights (which is when hoteliers know they can fill rooms) and instead got for Sundays to Thursdays when rooms tend to be cheaper.

Discover Wales’s funkiest country house hotel: Hammet House

Discover Wales’s funkiest country house hotel: Hammet House

A common, pre-conceived idea about country house hotels, is that they are stuffy, full of antiques, tired looking and in need of a makeover; not in the case of Hammet House near Cardigan in West Wales.

Treat the whole family with a trip to Gleneagles this February half term

Treat the whole family with a trip to Gleneagles this February half term

Give the kids a holiday to remember with an action packed February half-term at The Gleneagles Hotel. Set amongst the rolling hills of Perthshire, Scotland, the idyllic 850 acre estate is the perfect countryside retreat and only one hour away from Edinburgh and Glasgow.

St. Valentine’s Romance at Whatley Manor

St. Valentine’s Romance at Whatley Manor

Whatley Manor Hotel & Spa, the privately owned 23-bedroom Cotswold country manor house hotel tucked away in the heart of the beautiful Wiltshire countryside, is the perfect romantic hideaway.

Wales, walking & Michelin starred cuisine

Wales, walking & Michelin starred cuisine

Recently voted the number one restaurant in Wales, Michelin-starred ‘Restaurant with Rooms’ Tyddyn Llan near Corwen in north Wales, has extended its special winter overnight gourmet offer until the clocks spring forward at the end of March 2015.

Plan your winter escape with up to 40% off Mercure Hotels

Plan your winter escape with up to 40% off Mercure Hotels

In need of recharging your batteries and indulging in a relaxing winter break? This winter, Mercure Hotels are inviting you and a guest to stay in one of their 75 luxurious properties located across the UK and enjoy up to 40% off on stays.

Lake of Menteith launches 9th Winter Wine series

Lake of Menteith launches 9th Winter Wine series

The ninth annual Winter Wine & Gourmet Dining series at the Lake of Menteith Hotel has kicked off and for the first time, includes a half price bed and breakfast deal.

New Laura Ashley Hotel celebrates multi million pound refurb in glitzy Gatsby style

New Laura Ashley Hotel celebrates multi million pound refurb in glitzy Gatsby style

Laura Ashley's new luxury hotel showcased its multi-million pound refurbishment this weekend in a glitzy Great Gatsby extravaganza.

Official: Great beer and beds at BQA

Official: Great beer and beds at BQA

The Buccleuch & Queensberry Arms (BQA) Hotel is enjoying a double celebration after being listed in the Michelin Guide for Great Britain and Ireland 2015, and receiving a listing in CAMRA’s Good Beer Guide 2015 just six months after its relaunch.

Winter Breaks in an Irish Castle

Winter Breaks in an Irish Castle

In a hillside position overlooking Dublin Bay and dating back to 1740, Fitzpatrick Castle Hotel is a grand yet welcoming choice for winter breaks by car with Irish Ferries.

Art lovers package celebrates launch of new Mr Turner feature film

Art lovers package celebrates launch of new Mr Turner feature film

To celebrate the release of the new 'Mr Turner' moviestarring Timothy Spall, an historic inn just moments away from a famous scene immortalised by the 19th century painter J.M.W Turner is launching a new 'Art Lovers' break.

Five hotels featured in horror films

Five hotels featured in horror films

While most of us think of hotels as relaxing places to unwind and get away from it all, many have inspired ghost stories, myths and urban legends that persist to this day.

Outdoor Irish adventures with Lough Eske Castle, Ireland

Outdoor Irish adventures with Lough Eske Castle, Ireland

You can relax in the luxurious surroundings of Lough Eske Castle with a glass of brandy in front of a roaring fire, having eaten from the tantalizing menu that features fresh local ingredients, but that's not until the evening!