01 Dec 2021
As the winter nights draw in, escape the city and unwind in the country at one of these gorgeous pubs with rooms. With pubs in the New Forest, Derbyshire, Sussex, and Yorkshire to name a few, immerse yourself in the British countryside. Now’s the time to book a last-minute winter or festive break – enjoy luxurious bedrooms, seasonal British menus, winter-warmers, and roaring fires.
Start the festivities in style this December and enjoy a two-night Weekend Staycation in a King or Superior King bedroom with breakfast included and a bottle of prosecco on arrival, all for £220 per couple. And, for a Mid-Week Getaway, experience a three-course festive set menu and a one-night stay in a boutique bedroom from just £150 for two.
And with 2022 around the corner, plan the ultimate, all-inclusive ‘New Year’s celebration’experience. Priced at £300, arrive to a bottle of prosecco, followed by an evening of live entertainment, a four-course New Year’s Eve dinner, and an overnight stay in a King or Superior King bedroom, plus a hearty breakfast to tackle that ‘morning after the night before’ feeling. (Subject to availability).
With stunning locations across England, take a well-deserved winter break and treat your loved ones to a plane-free getaway this festive season.
The White Lion, Tenterden, Kent
Step into the charming town of Tenterden, home to The White Lion, a stunning former 16th century coaching inn with 14 boutique-style bedrooms and a characterful dining room. All rooms have been stunningly designed for a touch of countryside luxury – think Egyptian cotton bed linen, White Company toiletries and fluffy bathrobes. Whether you are travelling with the kids, or just looking for a couples’ escape, look no further than this beautiful corner of rural England.
Bookings on: www.whiteliontenterden.com
The Curious Pig in the Parlour – Copthorne, West Sussex
Escape the city to the quaint village of Copthorne. Just an hour and half’s drive from London, drive down leafy country roads to arrive at this countryside gem that has nine boutique-style bedrooms, alongside a stunning pub. Stay in cosy home-from-home surrounds and explore the rolling Sussex countryside, or simply while away the day with a glass of mulled wine.
Bookings on: www.thecuriouspigintheparlour.com
The Angel & Blue Pig – Lymington, New Forest
Situated in the gorgeous Georgian market town of Lymington, The Angel & Blue Pig features 12 boutique Family, Super King, King and Twin bedrooms. With understated elegance and charm, enjoy the day exploring the romantic landscapes and coastal paths of the New Forest, before warming up the fire in the cosy pub surrounds.
Bookings on: www.angel-lymington.com
The Elephant at the Market – Newbury, Berkshire
Perched on the edge of the historic Market Square in Newbury, this pub features 14 beautiful bedrooms, alongside a sleek bar and restaurant. This local pub is the perfect spot for a winter staycation with historic attractions right on the doorstep, including 16thCentury Shaw House and Medieval Donnington Castle.
Bookings on: www.theelephantatthemarket.com
The White Hart – Ford, Nr. Chippenham, Wiltshire
The White Hart is a Grade II listed coaching inn overlooking a picturesque babbling trout stream and surrounded by some of England’s most scenic landscapes. A true British bolthole, the traditional 16thcentury building offers dog-friendly stylish Super King, King, Double and Twin rooms, complete with home comforts including bathrobes, free Wi-Fi, and luxury toiletries. Bookings on: www.whitehart-ford.com
The Farmhouse at Mackworth – Derby, East Midlands
Amongst the rolling hills of Derbyshire and a stone’s throw from the Peak District, sits The Farmhouse at Mackworth. Spend winter in this 18th century farmhouse, home to 10 beautiful bedrooms and a charming traditional pub. The Farmhouse at Mackworth’s Suite offers a truly luxurious stay with super-king bed and rolltop bath.
Bookings on: www.thefarmhouseatmackworth.com
The Florentine – Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Set in the rural town of Fulwood, just outside Sheffield, The Florentine offers the perfect winter break for those interested in arts and culture. Home to 11 boutique bedrooms, including a stunning suite with an in-bedroom roll-top bath and luxurious two metre bed, this pub is perfectly positioned for culture vultures, with the Millennium Gallery, Winter Garden and Chatsworth House only a short drive away.
Bookings on: www.theflorentinepub.com
The King’s Head – Beverley, East Yorkshire
Set to the backdrop of the beautiful market town of Beverley, The King’s Head is a must-visit boutique bolthole for your Christmas shopping. Located 25 minutes from Hull, the pub features 10 eclectic bedrooms, each stylishly designed for maximum comfort with luxury linens, towels and bathrobes, free-standing baths, White Company toiletries and free Wi-Fi throughout. All this, alongside a stunning bar and a restaurant known for its sensational charcoal grilled steaks and wood-fired pizzas.
Bookings on: www.kingsheadpubbeverley.com