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Heart of England Inns & Pub Accommodation Guide

recommended B&B inns and pubs with rooms in central England


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The Arden Hotel

Stratford-upon-Avon

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elegant, boutique hotel placed directly opposite the Royal Shakespeare and Swan Theatres featuring a stylish brasserie and a Champagne bar

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16th-century property, set close to the River Severn, sympathetically restored using natural materials and retaining bags of its original charm

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character hotel - half timber-framed and half Cotswold-stone - dating from the 16th century now a comfortable and stylish village retreat

Mercure Shakespeare Hotel

Stratford-upon-Avon

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historic hotel dating from the 17th century, oak beams, antique furnishings and open fires feature; enjoys a prominent central spot

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a smartly refurbished inn with 17th century origins set in countryside, rooms are well-presented and the food is local and seasonal

The Castle Hotel

Bishops Castle

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in a delightful market town with easy access to the surrounding countryside; there are smart rooms, cosy public spaces and hearty food

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many of the luxurious, well-appointed rooms at this family-run, riverside pub have views over the River Teme towards medieval Ludlow

The Haughmond

Upton Magna

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a former coaching inn serving as a community hub, village shop, cafe, bar and restaurant, with comfy, stylish rooms and serving local produce

The Bell

Alderminster

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a beautifully up-dated village inn with boutique, individually designed rooms, a large outdoor terrace with countryside views and good food

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a delightful, historic, 400-year-old village inn set on a peaceful village green packed full of character and offering award-winning dining

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former coaching house dating from the 18th century set overlooking the River Avon and gardens; guest rooms are individually decorated

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former coaching inn dating from the 16th century combining a wealth of character, stylish rooms - classic and contemporary - and a relaxing spa

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luxuriously furnished, spacious rooms, decorated in a literary theme, feature at this elegant restaurant, nestling in a pretty, riverside village

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modern styling blends with original Tudor architecture at this historic inn; rooms are tatstefully decorated in keeping with the inns heritage

The Saracens Head

Symonds Yat East

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standing in a spectacular spot on the banks of the River Wye since the 16th century; rooms are light and contemporary, many have river views

The New Inn Hotel

Clifford Chambers

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family-run hotel situated in a village just outside of Stratford-upon- Avon providing a quiet base from which to explore the historic town

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this elegant period house has an inpressive use of space and urban chic inside; the atmosphere is vibrant and the rooms have luxurious touches

Talbot Hotel

Leominster

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a 15th-century inn featuring oak beams and log fires, located in the centre of the town

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in leafy Edgbaston, an elegant Victorian villa now has eclectic design in the boutique style rooms, and a breakfast feast served in the sister pub

The White Swan Hotel

Stratford-upon-Avon

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an historic hotel, benefiting from a multi-million pound restoration that has retained original features whilst providing contemporary comforts

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