100 Small Romantic
Hotels & Places

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Romantic Places in England

Southwest England

Vast hunting forests and quaint fishing villages.


Milton Abbot, Tavistock, Devon, England

Idealized rusticity created built as a hunting and shooting lodge in the 19th century.

T: +44 1822 870 000. 16 rooms. US$ 375-

Hotel Tresanton

St. Mawes, Cornwall, England

This former yacht club located in the pretty coastal village of St. Mawes was transformed by designer Olga Polizzi into a stylish seaside English hotel with sea views.

T: +44 1326 270 055. 29 rooms. US$ 395-

Burgh Island Hotel

Bigbury-on-Sea, Devon, England

A temple of art deco frequented by Agatha Christie and Noel Coward, located on an island with views of the South Devon coast.

14 rooms, US$ 500- T: +44 1548 810514

Lake District

Bucolic green mountains, lakes, hiking trails and cozy romantic places; England’s Lake District is Beatrix Potter and Woodsworth country.

Holbeck Ghyll

Holbeck Lane, Windemere, England

19th century Lake District hunting lodge once owned by Lord Lonsdale, one of the richest men of his time. This romantic English hotel overlooks one of England’s loveliest stretches of water, Lake Windemere.

T: +44 153 943 2375. US$ 270-

South England

Ancient stones, famous battlegrounds, romantic seaside places; William the Conqueror entered England here.

Amberley Castle

Amberley, Nr. Arundel West Sussex, England

Barrel vaulted ceilings, lancet windows, tapestries and suits of armour are found in this romantic English castle hotel dating back to 12th century England.

T: +44 1798 831992. 19 rooms. US$ 290-

Maison Talbooth

Dedham, Colchester, Essex, England

Located in John Constable country, this pink washed Victorian house has bedrooms with views over the valley and water meadows. It is a ten minute stroll to their famed restaurant “Le Talbooth”, a half-timbered riverside building featured in some of Constable’s paintings.

T: +44 1206 322367. 10 rooms. US$ 260

Gravetye Manor

Nr. East Grinstead, West Sussex, England

This luxury English romantic hotel is a 1598 manor house with gardens designed by William Robinson.

T: +44 1342 810 567. 17 rooms. $290-


Farms, low rolling hills and beautiful beaches, two hours north of London.

The Victoria

Park Rd., Holkham, Wells-Next-The-Sea

This inn is part of the Holkham estate.  It combines a 2013 make-over with antiques from Holkham Hall.

T: +44 1328 711 008. US$ 260-

Gunton Arms

Cromer Road, Thorpe Market, Norwich

London art dealer and venerated interior designer created this pub located within an historic deer park.

T: +44 1263 832 01.  8 rooms.  US$ 155-

Bath & West Country

The Cotswolds, Bath, Georgian architecture, picture-perfect gardens, hedge-lined countryside, verdant romantic places and luxury hotels. England’s West Country is King Arthur and Jane Austen country.

Barnsley House

Barnsley, Cirencester, Gloustershire,  England

This Cotswold hotel was once the home and garden of Rosemary Verey, author and garden designer. Her masterpiece garden features a tunnel of yellow-flowered laburnum trees and borders of magnolias, tulips and white spinsa.

Tel: +44 (0)1285 740 000   18 rooms. US$ 460-


When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life.” Samuel Johnson.

Connaught Hotel

Mayfair District, London

Stylishly upgraded with original artwork, contemporary-classic design, and attention to its original Edwardian and Art Deco period details.