The name gets bandied around quite a bit these days, but what exactly is a boutique hotel?
We like to think they're small, intimate places with a focus on novel or eclectic design and outstanding service. Some are out of the way treasures that you might come across by accident. Others are hip and happening and featured in the gossip magazines as the ideal places to spot a celebrity or two.
Boutique hotels can be romantic hideaways or a perfect base for a business trip. What boutique hotels are not is mediocre or boring.
If super-stylish rooms are right up your street, then this is the accommodation for you: larger places may boast superlative spas and acres of events space, but when it comes to super-cool places to stay, the smaller the better!
Located just minutes from Manchester’s most exclusive shopping areas,
restaurants and theatres, the Ainscow is stylish, decorative and offers a splendid contemporary feel.
Stunning, eclectic, dramatic... owned by a couple of professional interior designers, this luxurious Georgian townhouse is the coolest place to stay in the Cotswolds.
A stunning property in beautiful grounds just
outside the busy Ipswich town centre. If you've always wanted a bathtub in your bedroom, here's your chance!
Paskins is the kind of place you leave thinking you will
always want to return: a little quirky with distinctive and sometimes
amusing rooms and brilliant organic, local or fair trade breakfasts.
Amongst the many luxury hotels in England, boutique hotels are something very special. Chic and cosy, they're intimate little hideaways that can truly take your breath away... not least when you're with that very special person. Memories are made of this....
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