The English countryside becomes increasingly unspoiled and you begin to sense the continuance of older rhythms of English rural life. /// English countryside…
The Cotswolds | 3-Day Itinerary | Hideaway Report
This bucolic region two hours northwest of London is a draw for those seeking the tranquility and rural beauty of gently rolling hills and medieval villages. Dotted with cottages of honey-colored stone, the Cotswolds is a large region covering about 800 square miles. Because of its popularity, it is important to avoid weekends and public holidays, especially in the summer.
20 Favorite Hideaway Hotels | Editor Picks | Hideaway Report
#8 - Located amid dense woodland at the end of a narrow driveway lined by high stone walls, Gidleigh Park is a distinctive Tudor-style sanctuary set along the banks of a trout stream in England’s timeless West Country. The 24 individually designed rooms contain antiques and original paintings. The atmospheric public salons lead to a superlative Michelin two-star restaurant overseen by chef Michael Wignall. The property's country walks and horseback riding excursions are exceptional.