Strattons Resort, Swaffham, Norfolk
This exuberant family-run boutique lodge in a Palladian-style villa hides down a aspect avenue out there city of Swaffham. Following afternoon tea sitting in plum velvet chairs by the hearth, gap up within the Crimson Room, essentially the most decadent of the lodge’s 14 eclectic bedrooms whose options embody chandeliers, Venetian mirrors and free-standing baths. A research in crimson, this ground-floor suite located within the Victorian wing has its personal open hearth, a king-size Jacobean carved four-poster mattress, pink partitions, swag curtains and a tented toilet with separate tub and walk-in bathe. It’s accessed from a courtyard by its personal non-public entrance door.• Doubles from £99 an evening B&B,
Augill Citadel, Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria

If it’s an actual fort, an excuse to put on pretend fur and a working hearth in a four-poster bed room that you simply’re after, then the Pendragon is your room of selection at Augill Citadel in Kirkby Stephen. This 17-bedroom nation home lodge is ready in 20 acres of grounds the place you possibly can take pleasure in a brisk winter stroll, then heat your cockles by the woodburning range within the cozy music room, by the open hearth within the eating room with its vaulted ceiling, or slouched in a Chesterfield by one more woodburner within the Nice Corridor. The 17 bedrooms in the primary home overlook the Yorkshire Dales and Lakeland Fells, and there are additional rooms within the mews cottages adjoining to the lodge.• Doubles from £160 an evening B&B,
The Bathtub Priory, Bathtub, Somerset

Simply outdoors Bathtub metropolis centre, this idyllic former priory is a tranquil spot through which to learn, loosen up or pamper your self in its Backyard Spa. A rustic-house-in the-city bolthole, it has open fires in each the drawing room and the library, sofas and armchairs in abundance, and works a wise country-chic look. The golden drawing room is a house from house, with inviting sofas, portraits and work, and a way that it will be impolite to do something however lounge about, glass or cuppa in hand. Lots of the 33 luxurious bedrooms, named after flowers, overlook the award-winning gardens. Anticipate vivid, modern and impeccably adorned.• Doubles from £150 a nightB&B,
Pen-y-Dyffryn, Oswestry, Shropshire

Peace and fairly and actual fires await the world-weary on this unpretentious Shropshire bolthole. Make your self at house within the shabby-chic lounge of this former rectory, deal with your self to a spa remedy, take pleasure in a drink or sport of Scrabble within the quirky bar, then tuck right into a four-course dinner after a stroll alongside Offa’s Dyke. Bedrooms have pretty quilts, some have swag curtains and infinite cushions, plus loos with Jacuzzi baths and soothing views over the gardens.• Doubles from £144 a nightB&B,
Eshott Corridor, Morpeth, Northumberland

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Northumberland’s wonderful Eshott Corridor is a 17-bedroom, wisteria-clad Georgian gem of a boutique lodge. With its 33 acres of manicured gardens, rolling hills and medieval woodland, it makes for a sublime retreat that includes interval options and demure decor, from the William Morris stained glass hallway to mahogany sleigh beds, vintage 4 posters and chaise longues within the bedrooms. Some rooms have a sunken tub, others a spacious walk-in bathe – and naturally all are outfitted with fluffy towels and bathrobes. Play a sport of Cluedo within the panelled library and bar, sink right into a leather-based wingback by the open hearth, or take pleasure in a candlelit dinner or native legend of a Sunday roast.• Doubles from £80 an evening B&B,
The Manor Home, Citadel Combe, Cotswolds

An open hearth awaits you as you step into the hallway of this heaven-sent 14th century, 365-acre, five-star manor home lodge in a Cotswolds pin-up of a village, Citadel Combe. Curl up with a e book or have afternoon tea in entrance of one of many 5 roaring fires within the infinite reception rooms – most are comfortable, panelled locations through which to loosen up, whereas the pink and gold drawing doom is a brighter affair. Take a preprandial drink within the homely, oak-panelled Full Glass Bar, then restore to the stained-glass, Michelin-starred Bybrook Restaurant for a domestically sourced dinner. Beams, antiques, ornate 4 posters, plush furnishings and severely indulgent loos await within the extra conventional of the 37 bedrooms, a few of that are located in bijoux cottages subsequent to the 15th-century church. You’ll need breakfast in your bumper mattress – and also you’ll by no means wish to depart.• Doubles from £180 an evening B&B, till 31 January 2019,
The Grove, Narberth, Pembrokeshire

An expensive nation mansion, The Grove, located out there city of Narberth, is a byword for good style and creature comforts. With views of the Preseli Hills, it gives a romantic retreat and a research in tasteful restraint. Set in 26 acres not removed from Pembrokeshire Coast nationwide park, the lodge has 4 lounges through which company can sit back, all united by an artisanal aesthetic – assume textiles, native artwork and handmade furnishings. Take pleasure in native produce, a library and roaring fires and woodburners. There are 14 exquisitely adorned bedrooms in the primary home, every with a view of the gardens or the wonderful countryside, and varied suites in a spread of interval cottages with their very own non-public gardens.• Doubles from £170 an evening B&B,
Bovey Citadel Resort and Spa, Dartmoor, Devon

Baronial Bovey has low-key luxurious nailed. Muddy boots are welcome on this stately pile, as soon as owned by the Nice Western Railway, which boasts stone fireplaces, mullioned home windows, elegant staircases and plush bedrooms. The lodge restaurant is a capacious artwork deco affair. For cosiness, head to the panelled Oak Bar and heat up with one in every of its 130 whiskies – notably welcome after a bracing stroll in Dartmoor nationwide park, across the lake within the 275-acre property or after a spherical on the lodge’s 18-hole golf course. There are 60 bedrooms, with luxurious materials and furnishings, and 22 self-catering lodges dotted throughout the grounds.• Doubles from £120 an evening B&B,
Gliffaes Nation Home Resort, Crickhowell, Powys

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Nurture the soul on the family-run Gliffaes Nation Home Resort, tucked away amongst 100 specimens of magnificent bushes in 33 acres of countryside within the Black Mountains. Overlooking the River Usk, this 23-room, conventional Italianate Victorian Grade II-listed manor gives wooden panelling, fancy mouldings, Welsh tweeds and leather-based sofas – in different phrases loads of spots the place you will get cosy after a day fishing or strolling within the Brecon Beacons. There are two open log fires, one with Delft tiling, two wood-burning stoves, and outdated world with a contemporary twist bedrooms embody claw-footed roll-top baths, mini libraries and Roberts radios. Some bedrooms have their very own balcony overlooking the river.• Doubles from £105 an evening B&B,
The Lugger Resort, Portloe, Cornwall

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Set on the water’s edge in a time-forgot fishing village on Cornwall’s Roseland peninsula, The Lugger is a five-star 17th century former smuggler’s inn surrounded by cliffs and headlands, and dotted with fishing boats. Batten down the hatches and take a drink fireplace within the lounge earlier than a domestically sourced, dinner – lobster and crab are a speciality within the lodge’s acclaimed restaurant. The 22 modern however cosy bedrooms, some with sea views or a personal terrace overlooking the harbour, are pared again however enjoyable. Others characteristic uncovered beams. All work a complicated color palette, and have luxurious loos. • Doubles from £143 an evening B&B,