Art & Design Hotels

Earl of Doncaster Hotel

Every Classic British Hotel has its very own individual style. A select collection of our hotels take this to another level. Discover Art Deco glitz and glamour in Yorkshire; a luxury coastal hotel in Pembrokeshire that doubles as a Welsh art gallery; and Cotswold hotels that fuse stunning, contemporary interior design with country house tradition.

England

Berkeley Square Hotel

Bristol (City Centre)

Bristol's first art hotel is situated in a fine Georgian building in the fashionable Clifton area of the city. The interior of the Berkeley Square Hotel has a distinctly boutique feel and its own art gallery - 'The Square' - where over 50 artists have been exhibited. Guests have complimentary access to a private members club with a great restaurant serving award-winning food, a boutique cocktail bar, an eclectic lounge and a private outdoor terrace voted 'the best outside dining in Bristol'.
Manor House Hotel

Cotswolds (Moreton-in-Marsh)

The Manor House offers its guests country house luxury in the heart of the world-famous Cotswolds. Dating back to the sixteenth century, the Manor House has many intriguing original features including secret passages and a priest's hole. These wonderful features are today complemented by exceptional interior design to give the hotel a distinctly chic, country house elegance. Warm colours, designer fabrics and attention to detail are the hallmarks of the individually styled bedrooms. Apple Cottage, situated in the hotel's 'Secret Garden', is a very special luxury cottage suite with its own landscaped garden and private hot tub.
Hare Hounds Hotel

Cotswolds (Tetbury)

This outstanding Cotswold country house hotel blends a traditional Cotswold stone exterior with an impeccably styled, contemporary country house interior. Each of the bedrooms at the Hare and Hounds has its own individual design, with chic country house fabrics, feature wall coverings, beautiful furnishings and exceptional attention to detail. Contemporary oil paintings, by the Dartmoor artist Katherine Lightfoot, adorn the walls in Jack Hare's Bar. The stunning new Game Keeper's Suite offers a truly boutique experience in a self-contained country cottage with its own secluded garden with private hot tub; a beautiful wooden feature bed; walk-in double shower; coffee machine; LCD TVs in the bedroom, lounge and bathroom; blu-ray player and iPod docking station.
The Cavendish Hotel

Chatsworth Estate/Peak District

The Cavendish Hotel is a fine country house hotel on the Chatsworth Estate. Artworks and fine antique furniture feature throughout, with over 300 pieces of art that span the centuries - from fine art to 20th century graffiti art. Being situated in the grounds of Chatsworth House, the hotel is on the doorstep of one of Europe's most significant art collections - a delight for anyone with an appetite for art.
The Earl of Doncaster Hotel

Doncaster, South Yorkshire

The Earl of Doncaster is an original 1930s Art Deco hotel with bold, geometric lines typical to the era. The hotel recently underwent a £4.5m refurbishment to restore its original Art Deco glamour and guests today can experience a wonderful flavour of 1930s glitz in its fabulously styled executive bedrooms. The Café Bar Concerto distills the essence of the Art Deco period, with zigzag lines, a splendid mirror-tiled cocktail bar and a contrasting decor of blacks and vibrant colours.

Scotland

Smiths at Gretna Green Hotel

Gretna Green, Scotland

Tradition meets boutique at Smiths at Gretna Green Hotel. World-famous Gretna Green has been a romantic destination for some 250 years; stylish Smiths at Gretna Green Hotel adds distinct contemporary flair to any stay in the Scottish borders. The chic bedrooms feature the latest amenities, designer furnishings and modern artworks incorporating anvil designs - a reference to the 'World Famous Blacksmiths Shop' at Gretna Green. Smiths Restaurant is a chic place to sample award-winning food. It features a unique chainmail ceiling to floor cordon and a huge mirror to flood natural light into the dining space.

Wales

St Brides Spa Hotel

Saundersfoot, Pembrokeshire

Experience spectacular coastal scenery, sumptuous accommodation and the best of Welsh seascape art at St. Brides Spa Hotel in Pembrokeshire. The hotel doubles as an art gallery, featuring works by Welsh, predominantly local, artists. There is an emphasis on modern seascapes, especially those celebrating the rugged beauty of the Pembrokeshire coastline. Bedrooms at the hotel are all individually designed and feature local touches including handmade furniture, woven throws and artworks. The coastal views from the hotel paint their own ever-changing picture of both drama and tranquillity.

Channel Islands

Club Hotel & Spa

St. Helier, Jersey

The Club Hotel & Spa offers an outstanding boutique hotel experience with the beautiful Channel Island of Jersey as its backdrop. Its luxury rooms and suites are finished in the finest materials - natural woods and granite bathrooms with L'Occitane bathing products. High end amenities such as Bang & Olufsen telephones add an extra dimension of attention to luxury detail. The Bohemia Restaurant has been consistently rated by Egon Ronay as one of the top 25 restaurants in the UK, holding a Michelin Star and 4 AA Rosettes, while the roof terrace and Bohemia Bar both offer vibrant environments with a chic edge. The Club features an exclusive spa with salt pool and luxury marine spa treatments. The hotel has been awarded Red Star status, placing it in an exclusive bracket as one of the UK's top 200 hotels.