Two rooms get a ‘wet and wild’ makeover at The Rose & Crown

These newly refurbished rooms have been designed by a local interior designer to reflect the surrounding dales countryside setting but also to give a contemporary feel. The new wet-room installed in one of the rooms gives a spacious walk-in shower area, ideal for ease of access or for those who like to linger longer in the luxury of a good shower!

2016-05-05T15:29:15+00:00 February 12th, 2015|

The Blue Lion Sunday Telegraph Review

Well, what a weekend for media it's been here at Great Inns HQ. Not only have we had the lovely folk from Olive Magazinestaying at the The Bell Inn, Horndon, we've also had a stunning review from Fiona Duncan at the Sunday Telegraph for The Blue Lion.

2016-05-05T14:58:10+00:00 January 19th, 2015|

Wrap up and win!

Great Inns of Britain launches ‘Winter Woolies’ Christmas competition!

From the subtle snowflake to the raucous reindeer, the tinsel trimmed tree or the sozzled Santa – everyone loves a Christmas jumper! And what better surroundings to set off your seasonal chic than one of the UK’s best independent country inns, with fabulous food, gorgeous rooms and […]

2015-07-21T15:26:33+00:00 November 28th, 2014|

Sawday’s Award for The King’s Head Inn!

Following news earlier this month that the Inn at Whitewellis ‘perfect' according to its entry in the 16th edition of Sawday’s British Hotel Guide, we’re delighted to report that another of our inns, The King’s Head Inn at Bledington in the Cotswolds, has won the ‘Nicely Priced’ award in the first Sawday’s British Hotel Awards.

2016-05-05T15:20:24+00:00 October 21st, 2014|

Inn at Whitewell is ‘perfect’!

Yes - it has finally happened. One of our inns has been (quite rightfully) assigned the title of 'perfect.'By Alistair Sawday, no less. The Inn at Whitewell has won an “Old Favourites” award in the first Sawday’s British Hotel Awards.

2016-05-05T15:16:47+00:00 October 10th, 2014|

The Bell Inn ‘does the quadruple’!

The Bell Inn, Horndon on the Hill has 'done the quadruple' and won the Good Pub Guide's 'County Dining Pub 2015' award for the fourth year running. They join a small elite, with, to our knowledge, only 10 other pubs in the country winning it four times in a row.

2016-05-05T14:56:27+00:00 September 25th, 2014|

Malt of the Month

Malt of the Month September – Glenfiddich 15 Year Old

From The Wild Boar

For the September Malt of the Month at The Wild Boar, George Hutton is taking us on a tour of Speyside for a Whisky that he has have come to love.

I visited Glenfiddich distillery back in the mid 80’s as Secretary of a social […]

2016-11-07T10:36:58+00:00 September 5th, 2014|