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  • The Castle Inn, West Lulworth

    Rustic luxe pub with rooms, food by a Blumenthal protégé and just two minutes walk away from the stunning Jurassic coast. I'd say the dream combo for a weekend away...

  • Chewton Glen

    The countryside idyll with a smattering of Soho; Muddy makes like rockstar-royalty at Hampshire's fanciest-pantsiest five star hotel.

  • Stay at the Stag

    A relaxed country inn with seven charming rooms for an appealing 30 second stagger to bed after dinner. Shall we?

  • Paschoe House Perfection

    Glam, stylish and fun: Devon's shiny new country house experience delivers on detail - and zzzzzzzs. Fancy a nose around?

    • big brass bath

      Room with a view

      Lavishly decorated, a spectacular view and a whopping great big brass bath at The Swan Hotel in Wells – why wouldn't you?

    • The Red Lion Inn, Babcary

      The village of Babcary's only got a church and a pub. Can't vouch for the church but oh, what a pub: great atmos and food in the restaurant and some rather swanky rooms...

      • Muddy goes down the rabbit hole: Glazebrook House in Devon

        Our brand new Muddy Devon editor Sharon just spent a night away at a unique boutique hotel on the edge of Dartmoor (poor thing). Luxurious, fantastically decorated and a child-free zone, it's got Valentine written all over it. Here's her review...

      • Five cool pubs with rooms

        We’re spoilt for choice when it comes to brilliant pubs in Somerset. We’ve got some of the best watering holes in the UK – atmospheric, set in beautiful countryside, serving fantastic local beers and ciders, fine wines and delicious seasonal, local food. They’re so good, it can be hard to leave. So why not stay? […]

        • The most spectacular afternoon tea in Somerset?

          Cross Lane House is a beautifully preserved Medieval house turned boutique hotel  and restaurant on Exmoor, where you can enjoy a luxurious, tranquil weekend away, dinner – and what must be the most spectacular afternoon tea in Somerset.   The hotel, recently listed in The Telegraph‘s Top 10 Hotels for 2015 as well as winning […]

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