The hotels and inns we select combine old-fashioned
hospitality with modern comfort. All provide
a high level of genuine personal attention
and splendid charm. Food, glorious food, is
a highlight of every trip. You'll feel pampered
from morning's hearty breakfast to a sumptuous
dinner each night. Menus range from sophisticated
continental fare to traditional local favorites
like roast leg of lamb, Scottish beef and salmon,
and fresh vegetables. Vegetarian and special
diets are happily accommodated. Typical lodging
is briefly described here.
are typically located in idyllic settings,
where you can enjoy early morning and evening
walks along meandering country lanes, or relax
in quiet, flower-filled gardens.
The Grand at Grasmere is the perfect base for exploring the Lake District. With stunning backdrops, glorious tranquillity and fine food, the Grand is just two minutes walk from Grasmere village center overlooking the lake. A home away from home for ramblers and climbers, shoppers and browsers, readers and relaxers.
Originally built in 1860 as a private residence, the Borrowdale Gates Hotel is a hidden gem among Lake District country house hotels, offering majestic views over peaceful fields and fells. Flanked by the dramatic peaks of Scafell Pike and Skiddaw, the Borrowdale is your home-away-from-home with log fires, comfortable bedrooms and wonderful Lakeland-inspired cooking.
The Grange Hotel, built in the 1860's as a
large-scale replica of the town's railway station,
overlooks spacious, well-kept grounds, wooded
hills and the tidal sands of Morecambe Bay
On our walking tour to Hadrian's Wall, stay at the Farlam Hall Country House Hotel, a family-run establishment described by the Charming Small Hotels Guide: 'Charming family, quiet surroundings, excellent food.
chosen superior, well-run inns and hotels offering
a splendid combination of location, comfort,
service and food. All rooms have private bath.
On the Isle of Skye,enjoy a friendly, relaxing stay at Sconser Lodge, built in 1871 as a hunting box for the MacDonald clan. Sconser Lodge is ideally situated between the picturesque mountains and mystical seas of Skye-- the magical scenery for which Skye is renowned.
Myrtle Bank Hotel, situated amidst the grandeur
of Wester Ross, overlooks Gairloch Bay and
allows magnificent views across to Skye and
the Outer Isles. This family-run hotel, with
its high level of personal service, provides
superb Scottish cuisine using the best
of local produce.