The cream of the Cotswolds.
Being locked in the tower was once a sentence to fear – now it's an opportunity to relish.
Phil Crewdson discovers the perfect place for a restorative country break.
Rosie Paterson grabs her clipboard and umbrella to become your tour guide to Paris.
Hetty Chidwick explores a polo enthusiast's dream hotel in Berkshire - one which was the setting for an elegant recent Frontispiece shoot in Country Life.
From city breaks and family trips to romantic weekends and coastal resorts, here's our guide to the best hotels in Britain.
Emma McCall was swept off her feet at Foxhill Manor - in more ways than one.
Kate Green recommends The Idle Rocks in St Mawes for a blissful break
We reveal the top places to stay for first class dining and elegant, rural surroundings.
Re-opened after a full refurbishment, The George in Shipston-on-Stour offers a relaxing north Cotswolds retreat
Increasingly, hotels in London are making a half-term trip to the capital as beguiling as going abroad. Here are our favourites.
Where to let sleeping dogs lie.
Read our guides to Devon and The Lake District, plus the best country houses to visit in Yorkshire, gardens to see in Gloucestershire and some of the best hotels in…
A refurbished hotel just off Oxford Street is the perfect antidote to all the hustle and bustle of town, finds Rosie Paterson
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A stay at the Salcombe Harbour makes for a luxurious and relaxing few days, finds Olivia Williams.
This charming boutique hotel is perfectly situated for visitors to enjoy local historic houses.
This home counties pub-with-rooms on London's Metropolitan Line has period features and a great bar.
Holly Kirkwood discovers an historic country house hotel near Windsor
Agnes Stamp reviews Connemara Equestrian Escapes, one of the best riding holidays in Ireland.