If you fancy yourself as a bit of a gastronome, these foodie breaks in the UK and Ireland offer you the best gourmet stays, designed to impress the taste buds. From exquisite tables laden with culinary masterpieces, to good old traditional gastro pubs with rooms that showcase hearty country meals, the food is undoubtedly the centrepiece.
Boasting an award-winning restaurant, beautiful country-chic bedrooms and a gorgeous village setting; Russell’s of Broadway in the Cotswolds is the perfect place for an idyllic break.
Not only are there opportunities to dine at the Chef’s table and inhale delicious wafts that excite the senses, you can even turn your hands to the kitchen yourself at one of our hotels with cookery courses. But fear not, if you don’t feel up to the task of cooking, you can simply do the tasting. Whether you’re looking for foodie hotels where you can book a gourmet stay, or a foodie festival where you can sample what’s new in the culinary world, we are hot on the heels of gastroculture. If you want to explore farmers’ markets or visit the Taste festival in London, we can find a luxury hotel nearby. There are even hotels where guests can dine in front of an open kitchen and immerse themselves in the culinary theatrics. Indulge on fabulous tasting menus and savour the wonders of award-winning chefs. Obsession at Northcote is an annual event that pays tribute to fine food and drink. The best chefs in the country exhibit their passion and talents so that discerning food lovers can experience some of the greatest food in the UK. Find the best venues for afternoon tea and delight in the old English tradition.