Bibury, Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Quietly attentive service and elegant, undemanding old-world comfort are everywhere, from the oak-panelled drawing room, with its deep sofas and log fire, to the original, atmospheric Art Deco bar. Originally built in 1633, the house is rich in historic character. The comfortable bedrooms look out over the surrounding gardens and are full of original features and antique furniture. Many of the en suite bathrooms house huge Victorian baths. The hotel offers delicious food, made with fresh local produce. Guests can enjoy a meal in the Conservatory, the Drawing Room, the bar or outside on the terrace.