December 5, 2022

What makes a really nice British lodge? Fantastic meals and wine are a given, together with fashionable rooms. Nevertheless it’s private service and a focus to element that basically makes some locations stand out.

At The Good Resort Information, we delight ourselves on discovering these small, impartial motels that go the additional mile. Our Cesar winners this 12 months embody a lodge that has completely reinvented the motorway service station and a pub the place you may end up doing yoga subsequent to the homeowners, Lord and Girl Northampton . . .

BEST COUNTRY HOTEL 

The Forest Facet, Cumbria

The Good Resort Information has revealed its Cesar winners for 2022, celebrating ‘really nice’ British motels. The Forest Facet in Cumbria, pictured, takes the prize for Finest Nation Resort 

The rooms are all different at No. 15 by GuestHouse in Bath, which snaps up the award for Best City Hotel

The rooms are all totally different at No. 15 by GuestHouse in Tub, which snaps up the award for Finest Metropolis Resort

Michelin-starred delicacies, elegant bedrooms and crimson squirrels within the backyard are a recipe for achievement for this 20-room lodge. Chef Paul Leonard sources 90 per cent of his produce from a ten-mile radius. Gentle and ethereal bedrooms characteristic Herdwick wool carpets and Bramley toiletries. The icing on the cake? Wonderful walks from the door.

Particulars: B&B doubles from £199 (theforestside.com).

BEST CITY HOTEL 

No. 15 by GuestHouse, Tub

Named after the three Visitor brothers who personal it, this boutique property occupies a trio of Grade I-listed Georgian city homes.

The rooms are all totally different, with touches of caprice akin to a espresso maker in a dolls’ home or wallpaper impressed by the pergola in Henrietta Park reverse. All have a turntable and entry to the complimentary pantry.

Particulars: B&B doubles from £149 (guesthousehotels.co.uk).

BEST B&B 

Cambridge Home, Reeth, North Yorkshire

A heat welcome with cake isn’t the one factor company take pleasure in at Sheila and Robert Mitchell’s B&B. Rooms have sweeping views over Swaledale, uncovered stone partitions, bathrobes and Noble Isle toiletries.

Sheila and Robert can advise on the encircling space. Specific reward is heaped on the breakfasts, which embody pancakes, smoked haddock, native eggs, croissants from the village bakery and Sheila’s award-winning marmalade.

Particulars: B&B doubles from £110 (cambridgehousereeth.co.uk).

BEST PUB WITH ROOMS 

The Double Crimson Duke, Clanfield, Oxfordshire

The gong for the Best Pub with Rooms goes to Oxfordshire's The Double Red Duke, where rooms have a country-chic air

The gong for the Finest Pub with Rooms goes to Oxfordshire’s The Double Crimson Duke, the place rooms have a country-chic air

Pubs with rooms turn into an increasing number of fashionable — and the Duke is not any exception. The rooms in Georgie and Sam Pearman’s Seventeenth-century inn have a country-chic air. They grill meat and fish over cherry and apple wooden — you’ll be able to sit at a counter and watch the cooks in motion. The pub attracts a glitzy crowd of locals and weekenders.

Particulars: B&B doubles from £180 (countrycreatures.com)

BEST SOUTHERN HOTEL 

The Pig in Brockenhurst, New Forest, Hampshire

Pick of the bunch: The Pig in Brockenhurst, named the Best Southern Hotel in the awards, boasts shabby-chic interiors

Decide of the bunch: The Pig in Brockenhurst, named the Finest Southern Resort within the awards, boasts shabby-chic interiors

An entire litter of pigs has entered the world since Robin Hutson opened the primary in 2011. Whereas they’re all particular, it’s this mom pig which might declare to have reinvented the English nation lodge, with meals sourced from a 25-mile radius and its kitchen backyard. The ethos is hip not hooray, and there’s nothing too hammed up concerning the shabby-chic interiors.

Particulars: Room-only doubles from £225 (thepighotel.com).

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BEST SOUTH-WESTERN HOTEL 

The Henley, Bigbury-on-Sea, South Devon

South Devon's The Henley (pictured in the foreground), which offers spectacular sea views, scoops the prize for Best South-Western Hotel

South Devon’s The Henley (pictured within the foreground), which presents spectacular sea views, scoops the prize for Finest South-Western Resort 

B&B doubles at The Henley (above) are priced from £159

B&B doubles at The Henley (above) are priced from £159

It’s value reserving into this seaside bolt-hole only for the views over the sands to Burgh Island. Visitors additionally admire the friendliness of homeowners, Petra Lampe and Martyn Scarterfield. Take the trail right down to the seashore, sit on the decked terrace and tuck into Martyn’s night meals.

Particulars: B&B doubles from £159 (thehenleyhotel.co.uk).

BEST EAST ANGLIAN HOTEL 

Morston Corridor, Holt, Norfolk

Birdwatchers and bon vivants alike beat a path to Tracy and Galton Blackiston’s Michelin-starred restaurant-with-rooms, with Blakeney nature reserve on the doorstep. At evening, feast on the seven-course tasting menu of native or home-grown produce.

Particulars: Dinner and B&B from £190 per particular person (morstonhall.com).

BEST MIDLANDS HOTEL 

The Falcon, Fortress Ashby, Northamptonshire

Take a yoga class or book a nature trail on the grounds of The Falcon in Northamptonshire, which has been voted the Best Midlands Hotel

Take a yoga class or e book a nature path on the grounds of The Falcon in Northamptonshire, which has been voted the Finest Midlands Resort 

There’s a purpose they name Lord Northampton the Mystic Marquess. He and his spouse have positioned wellbeing on the core of their reinvented Sixteenth-century teaching inn on the Fortress Ashby property. Take a yoga class or a gong bathtub, e book a nature path within the property’s grounds and swim within the lake designed by Functionality Brown. The attractive interiors are meant to calm down you, with earthy, mossy tones reflecting the encircling countryside.

Particulars: B&B doubles from £165 (thefalcon-castleashby.com).

BEST NORTHERN HOTEL 

Westmorland Resort, Penrith, Cumbria

Bed and breakfast doubles are priced from £111 at Westmorland Hotel

Mattress and breakfast doubles are priced from £111 at Westmorland Resort 

Speak about reinventing the motorway service station. Previously Tebay Providers Resort, this Lake District lodge on the M6 presents quiet rooms with fell views. Created by the resourceful Dunning household after the M6 carved up their hill farm, its scrumptious but unfussy meals options recent farm produce.

Particulars: B&B doubles from £111 (westmorlandhotel.com).

BEST SCOTTISH HOTEL 

Eddrachilles, Scourie, Highlands

Eddrachilles (above) in the Highlands - a hotel that was a youth hostel in the 1950s - takes the coveted title of Best Scottish Hotel

Eddrachilles (above) within the Highlands – a lodge that was a youth hostel within the Nineteen Fifties – takes the coveted title of Finest Scottish Resort

Some rooms even have loch views at Eddrachilles, where B&B doubles are priced from £150

Some rooms even have loch views at Eddrachilles, the place B&B doubles are priced from £150

This spot overlooking Badcall Bay was a youth hostel within the Nineteen Fifties however is as removed from a world of dormitories with lumpy beds and even lumpier porridge as you’ll be able to think about. Cream tea is served within the conservatory, there’s a selection of 60 malt whiskies within the bar, and the menu modifications nightly. Some rooms even have loch views.

Particulars: B&B doubles from £150 (eddrachilles.com).

BEST WELSH HOTEL 

Penally Abbey, Penally, Pembrokeshire

Penally Abbey in Pembrokeshire (above) has been named the Best Welsh Hotel. Upon your visit, expect to spy antiques, French market finds, blowsy wallpapers and Persian rugs

Penally Abbey in Pembrokeshire (above) has been named the Finest Welsh Resort. Upon your go to, count on to spy antiques, French market finds, blowsy wallpapers and Persian rugs

Proprietor Melanie Boissevain is an inside designer and it exhibits within the fashionable, soothing rooms on this Strawberry Hill Gothic home which is a five-minute drive from Tenby. Antiques rub shoulders with French market finds, blowsy wallpapers and Persian rugs.

Get pleasure from fashionable British delicacies and views over the bay to the Gower Peninsula by the eating room’s romantic cusped home windows.

Particulars: B&B doubles from £135 (penally-abbey.com).