Hotels in Burford
Here it is easy to imagine that time has slipped back to some far gentler age, the The Lamb is everyone's dream of what an ancient English Inn should be, but with modern comforts, excellent service and award winning food.
The Lamb dates back to the 15th Century and to step inside is to step back in history - the flagged floors, the gleaming copper, brass and silver reflecting the flicker of log fires, the antiques with the glow of age. Outside there is a stunning courtyard and walled garden, ideal for dining al fresco in the warmer months.
Snug in its mellow Cotswold stone, the Inn sits in a tranquil setting in Sheep Street, with its fine architecture and wide grass verges, and is an easy amble from the heart of the town.
Burford, nestling on a hillside above the Windrush Valley, is known as the Gateway to the Cotswolds. Visitors come to relax and potter up and down the High Street, with its fine medieval buildings and inviting shops or, further afield, the Colleges of Oxford, the treasures of Blenheim Palace or the exquisite National Trust Gardens at Hidcote.
For the more energetic there are walks with stunning views or why not explore the area by bicycleor on horseback? A round of golf, a day at the races or a leisurely trip on the river are all on hand nearby. However, for many visitors the best part of being in the Cotswolds is simply driving along the secluded lanes and leaving the car to explore footpaths and bridleways and discover the charm of some of the most attractive countryside and villages in England.
Ratings/Awards: AA 3 Star 75%
Number of Rooms: 17
Number Ensuite: 17
Price per PersonDouble: From £70
Single: From £80
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Awards: 2 AA Rosettes
Credit Cards Accepted
Tea/Coffee Making Facilities - fresh coffee/tea, home made biscuits
Open All Year
Building of Historic Interest
TV in Rooms
Enjoy a romantic stay at the Lamb Inn and receive a box of chocolates and a half-bottle of Champagne in your room on arrival.
Your 3-course dinner will be served in the candle-lit 2-rosette restaurant, over looking the courtyard terrace.
Accommodation in one of our cosy bedrooms with original features and beautifully decorated will make your stay even more memorable. We will even upgrade your room type to enhance the luxury of your stay.
To complete your stay the following morning full English breakfast will be served. Spoil yourself and take advantage of our room service and have breakfast in bed. Alternatively breakfast will be served until 9.30am in the restaurant so why not have a lie-in?
Gourmet Food & Wine Lovers break
Savour a one night stay at the Lamb Inn and indulge in a spectrum of delights.
On arrival, relax in the beautiful surroundings and enjoy a Cotswold Cream Tea in front of a roaring log fire.
An 8-course tasting menu will be served in the award winning 2-rosette restaurant along with a ‘wine flight’ - 6 tasting glasses of wine, carefully selected by our Sommelier.
Full English ‘Cotswold’ breakfast will be served the following morning.
From £280 per room based on two guests sharing a double or twin room.
Available Feb 1, 2011 to Dec 23, 2011
Sublime Sunday Saver
Enjoy a lazy day with us at The Lamb Inn, Burford in the Cotswolds.
Arrive at your leisure to enjoy a complementary glass of wine before partaking of a splendid three-course Sunday lunch in the Lamb Restaurant.
Relax in the lounges or garden with a choice of Sunday newspaper (one per room), please state your preference on booking, laze with a book or magazine, or take a stroll around the picturesque Cotswold villages.
This one-night stay is from £104 per room based on two people sharing a standard double/twin room on the Sunday evening, includes Sunday lunch and a full English breakfast on the Monday morning.
Offers posted Mon 17th Jan 2011Click here for more info
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