Hand Picked Hotels – Collection of UK country houses

Hand Picked Hotels is a collection of 20 country house heritage properties located throughout the UK and the Channel Islands. The Collection is privately owned and prides itself on offering a quality four star product differentiated by bespoke service from Hand Picked people.

Country Houses

Each of the hotels are former private residences and all have a Grade I, Grade II or Grade II* listing. These country houses, once local economic, political and social powerhouses, were built for pleasure and now offer the opportunity for guests to experience the grandeur and indulgence of a country house visit.



All hotels are located in private grounds and offer free off street parking. Most hotels are set in over 20 acres, with highlights including Buxted Park in East Sussex set in 312 acres of parkland, Norton House on the fringe of Edinburgh in 55 acres and L’Horizon being situated on the picturesque sandy beach of St. Brelade’s Bay.


Health Clubs & Spas

Nine of the properties offer spas and health clubs. The spas offer a variety of treatments and make the perfect venue for a pamper weekend or day spa visit. Facilities available include single and double treatment rooms, indoor pools, sauna and steam rooms, rasul mud chambers and fully equipped gyms.


Rosette Dining

Each of the hotel’s fine dining restaurants holds 2 AA Rosettes, apart from Norton House which holds three. Hand Picked Hotels’ dining can be described as Modern British, with local produce and dishes typical to the area in question. To accompany the food offering, their wine list consists of over 200 wines to suite a wide variety of tastes and budget.


Function and Meeting Rooms

Each property offers a selection of function rooms, providing a choice of room types and characteristics suitable for weddings, meetings, events or special occasions.


Hand Picked Hotels promise you the best available price for your stay when you book online, book now!

For all bookings made on the Hand Picked Hotels website, should you find a better rate on the internet for the same hotel within 24 hours of making your booking they will match the rate and give you a complimentary bedroom upgrade (subject to availability).