Our country house escapes for groups

Country house location map

We’re proud to own and manage 16 country houses across the UK, each located in some of our best-loved national parks and National Landscapes. So whether you love coast, countryside, or a little bit of both, we've got cosy Victorian manors, elegant Georgian mansions, converted granaries, restored farmhouses, lakeside hideaways, and much more. And with full-board dining included, everything is taken care of.

Freshwater Bay House, Freshwater, Isle of Wight
Freshwater Bay House

Freshwater, Isle of Wight

Within pebble-throwing distance of Freshwater Bay, this seaside stay has a heated outdoor pool (open May to September) with seating area and sea views. 

House capacity: 72
Exclusive occupancy minimum: 61

Chy Morvah, St Ives, Cornwall
Chy Morvah

St Ives, Cornwall

Steps from the town’s cobbled streets and within walking distance of four beaches, this lovely house has an outdoor heated pool (open May to September). 

House capacity: 63
Exclusive occupancy minimum: 54

Abingworth Hall, Thakeham, South Downs
Abingworth Hall

Thakeham, South Downs

An ideal base for exploring the South Downs National Park, this former farmhouse has an outdoor heated pool for sunny days (open May to September). 

House capacity: 44
Exclusive occupancy minimum: 35

Holnicote House, Selworthy, Exmoor
Holnicote House

Selworthy, Exmoor

With an enviable location in the heart of Exmoor National Park, this characterful house has sublime grounds to explore and a lovely garden with croquet lawn. 

House capacity: 50
Exclusive occupancy minimum: 40

Harrington House, Bourton-on-the-Water, Cotswolds
Harrington House

Bourton-on-the-Water, Cotswolds

Set in the heart of the Cotswold market town of Bourton-on-the-Water, this Grade II-listed Georgian manor has landscaped grounds and a croquet lawn. 

House capacity: 42
Exclusive occupancy minimum: 34

Longmynd House, Church Stretton, Shropshire
Longmynd House

Church Stretton, Shropshire

Following a £4 million makeover, the largest of our country houses temps with several comfortable lounges and a dining room overlooking the Stretton Valley. 

House capacity: 100
Exclusive occupancy minimum: 80

Peveril of the Peak, Dovedale, Peak District
Peveril of the Peak

Dovedale, Peak District

Less than a mile from the famous Dovedale Stepping Stones and on the doorstep of Thorpe Cloud, this house has a large function room for dancing and activities.

House capacity: 74
Exclusive occupancy minimum: 63

Larpool Hall, Whitby, North York Moors
Larpool Hall

Whitby, North York Moors

Our Grade II-listed house near Whitby tempts with impressive views over the Esk Valley, 14 acres of lovely grounds, and lashings of period grandeur to marvel at. 

House capacity: 49
Exclusive occupancy minimum: 39

Derwent Bank, Portinscale, Northern Lake District
Derwent Bank

Portinscale, Northern Lake District

This lakeside hideaway has an outdoor terrace for summer drinks and beautiful formal gardens with a putting green, croquet lawn, and mature trees.

House capacity: 64
Exclusive occupancy minimum: 54

Monk Coniston, Coniston, Southern Lake District
Monk Coniston

Coniston, Southern Lake District

Once owned by Beatrix Potter, this Grade II-listed manor overlooking Coniston Water has a tree trail for woodland walks and an arboretum with a collection of conifers. 

House capacity: 48
Exclusive occupancy minimum: 38

Thorns Hall, Sedbergh, Western Yorkshire Dales
Thorns Hall

Sedbergh, Western Yorkshire Dales

Expect outstanding walking opportunities at this Grade II-listed manor house just a skip from Sedbergh (also known as England’s official book town). 

House capacity: 38
Exclusive occupancy minimum: 30

Newfield Hall, Malham, Southern Yorkshire Dales
Newfield Hall

Malham, Southern Yorkshire Dales

This mid-19th century gem has a multi-purpose activity room used as an artist’s studio and games room plus well-kept grounds for post-dinner strolls. 

House capacity: 72
Exclusive occupancy minimum: 61

Nether Grange, Alnmouth, Northumberland
Nether Grange

Alnmouth, Northumberland

A stone’s throw from Alnmouth Beach, this former 18th century granary has a ballroom, terraced garden, outdoor chess set, and books and games to borrow. 

House capacity: 54
Exclusive occupancy minimum: 43

Nythfa House, Brecon, Brecon Beacons
Nythfa House

Brecon, Brecon Beacons

A short stroll from the lovely market town of Brecon, this charming 19th century property has an attractive garden with a putting green and croquet lawn. 

House capacity: 51
Exclusive occupancy minimum: 41

Dolserau Hall, Dolgellau, Southern Snowdonia
Dolserau Hall

Dolgellau, Southern Snowdonia

Set in Snowdonia (Eryri) National Park, this Victorian manor house has a comfortable lounge and five acres of gardens and grounds for gorgeous valley views. 

House capacity: 39
Exclusive occupancy minimum: 31

Alltshellach, Glen Coe, Scottish Highlands

Glen Coe, Scottish Highlands

Our stately Scottish house on the shores of Loch Leven has beautiful lawns, wooded grounds, and a licensed bar with a superb Scottish whisky selection. 

House capacity: 62
Exclusive occupancy minimum: 50