In the heart of the New Forest, this grand country house was built in 1887 and features a luxury spa, ornamental garden and 2 fine-dining restaurants. Rhinefield House Hotel is a 10-minute drive from scenic Lyndhurst.
The sumptuous, 4-star bedrooms each have a flat-screen satellite TV, a DVD player, free Wi-Fi and a work desk. The luxurious bathrooms feature fluffy bathrobes and bespoke toiletries.
Guests can enjoy fresh local produce and creative dishes in the impressive Armada Restaurant, which has been awarded 2 AA Rosettes. Afternoon teas are served in the elegant lounge, and the Brasserie has a terrace for al fresco dining.
The beautiful Gothic building has a spa, featuring a crystal steam room, spa bath and indoor and outdoor pools. There is also a modern gym, tennis courts and 40 acres of leafy grounds.
Just outside Brockenhurst, Rhinefield House is 30 minutes’ drive from Southampton and Bournemouth. There is free on-site parking, and Brockenhurst Station is a 20-minute walk away.