This boutique hotel is the city cousin within the Iconic Luxury Hotel collection. Overlooking Pavilion Road behind Sloane Square, it’s the perfect London base for a shopping trip, romantic weekend away or a city break. Comprised of four townhouses, the hotel is an intriguing maze of corridors and staircases, with interiors that are as dramatic as they are elegant. Enjoy an indulgent afternoon tea in the lounge or sip a delicious cocktail at the bar. Looking for something more spectacular? Dine in the hotels latest edition, Hans’ Bar & Grill and enjoy a sweet treat from the restaurant named after Hans’ Sloane, the gentleman who introduced chocolate to the UK.
90 minutes from London, close to the south coast and on the edge of the New Forest National Park, Chewton Glen is a true English original, offering all things to all people. From the unique 72 bedrooms, including 14 romantic Treehouses, to the award winning spa and leisure facilities and state-of-the art James Martin cookery school, you’ll find an abundance of ways to revive the senses. The 130 acres of woodland, gardens and parkland meanwhile are home to a tennis centre, 9-hole golf course, heritage orchard, 70 working bee hives, walled kitchen garden, croquet lawn and the hotels latest edition, The Beehive, a new children’s club.
Just 40 minutes from London, Cliveden is a sublime escape from the city. Voted ‘Favourite UK Holiday Hotel’ in the Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Travel Awards recently, the five-star National Trust property sits in 376 acres of magnificent Grade 1 listed formal gardens and woodlands. Cliveden is home to an award winning spa to relax in, while for those looking to explore, there’s the option of a leisurely boat trip along the Thames, followed by afternoon tea in the main house. For a special dinner, The Cliveden Dining Room offers a menu of divine dishes, while The Astor Grill is perfect for a relaxed lunch with friends and family.
This charming old coaching inn sits in the heart of Broadway village – often called ‘the jewel of the Cotswolds’ – and boasts a rich history, coloured by the many characters who have stayed here, from Oliver Cromwell to Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton. The Cotswolds bolthole offers a range of dining experiences, from Eggs Benedict brunches and late-night drinks in the Lygon Wine Bar to a seasonal British menu in the Lygon Bar & Grill. There’s a relaxing spa tucked away in a tranquil corner of the hotel, but to unwind in the fresh air, pull on your wellies and explore those beautiful rolling hills.