Set on England’s first turnpike (toll road), this well preserved 17th century coaching inn carefully blends original features with modern facilities. The charming restaurant serves a delicious old English menu to compliment the fine wines and real ales.
Set in the quintessentially English village of Bayford, Baker Arms is a family run pub, restaurant and hotel, offering 5 well-appointed rooms for bed & breakfast accommodation. An extensive Chef’s Specials menu is available daily.
That Amazing Place, Hubbards Hall, Harlow, Essex. CM17 0NH.
With 12 deluxe bedrooms, this boutique bed and breakfast is set in eight acres of beautiful grounds and gardens. Originally built in the 15th century, this former monastery has been lovingly refurbished.
The George at Baldock, Baldock, Hertfordshire. SG7 6AL.
Set on the old Great North Road, this former coaching inn has been recently renovated and now offers 13 stylish bedrooms, and a bright, airy restaurant. Founded by the Knights Templar as a medieval market town, Baldock’s history can be traced back to the 1140s.
The White Hart Hotel, Welwyn, Hertfordshire. AL6 9EN.
Offering 13 spacious bedrooms including 3 boutique rooms, this charming 17th century coaching inn also boasts a comfortable lounge bar and quality restaurant. The restaurant offers a full A la Carte menu as well as bar snacks.
The Manor Elstree, Borehamwood, Hertfordshire. WD6 3RE.
With a history dating back to 1540, this Tudor-style country house hotel is located just 20 minutes by rail from London. The beautifully restored interior including the rooms, suites, bar and fine dining restaurant are all furnished by Laura Ashley.
Manor Of Groves Hotel, Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire
This beautifully restored Georgian manor house hotel has at its heart a history dating back to much early times. The modern 21st century leisure facilities include a wellness centre, golf course and leisure centre, complete with swimming pool, hot tub, gym and solarium.