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  • Cotswold House Hotel

    This boutique townhouse hotel in Chipping Campden gives its country house cousins a run for their money.

  • How’s your social life?

    Fancy a new gym/spa/membership club combo in the oh-so-smartest country hotel? We've got it sorted.

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    Sheep on Sheep Street

    This Stow-on-the-Wold hotel, restaurant and bar looks like a period drama on the outside – and on inside the scene is set for stylish, urbanite fun.

  • 2018’s Michelin winners

    The judge's scores are in, they've held up their Michelin paddleboards and here are our local winners.

  • Paschoe House

    Glam, stylish and fun: Devon's shiny new country house experience delivers on detail - and zzzzzzz's. Fancy a nose around?

  • Say Namaste to Asia Gardens

    Bruce Willis and Penelope Cruz have stayed at this beautiful Asian paradise, just two hours away

    • Woolley Grange – spot on luxury for families

      Any hotel that collects the Mudlets from my room for brekkie and lets me sleep in is top notch in my book. Check out the Family Luxury Hotel that is Woolley Grange

    • Riverbarn fine dining

      The Riverbarn has just won Best Restaurant in Wiltshire in the Muddy Stilettos Awards, and boy does it deserve that accolade. Loosen your trousers, we’re about to get tasting.

      • Fine Dining Heaven

        Whatley Manor's not only a to-die-for boutique hotel and spa, it's also got form in the kitchen, with a fine-dining repertoire that's gunning for a Michelin star.

      • Easter 2017 – The Muddy Guide for April. Book now!

        The sun is out, I haven’t got the heating on and there seem to be a whole new spray of daffs in my garden. Must mean two things – spring is here and the school holidays are looming (aaaaaaaaarghhh). Here is my forward look for loads of cool things to whack into the diary this April, to keep your mind off the imposing threat of descending mudlets...

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      The Urban Guide to the Countryside - Wiltshire