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  • A cool Cornish hotel – without the crowds

    The Polurrian on the Lizard has had a style makeover - and then some. Fancy winning a 3 night £1800 stay at Cornwall's best kept secret?

  • No 44 on the Waterside, The Arden

    Muddy heads for a working lunch of sharing small plates at the recently refurbished brasserie of this boutique waterside hotel in Stratford-upon-Avon.

  • The dreamiest new hotels to book now

    In need of an indulgent weekend away? Er, ALWAYS. Here's our pick of the best brand new - and downright desirable - hotels to book pronto. Breakfast in bed and late check-outs all round!

  • Fancy an overnighter in the Cotswolds?

    Well, if you insist! Muddy heads to Burford to chow down three courses in a bucolic, brilliantly-priced, dog-friendly inn. Definitely one to add to your list.

  • Chewton Glen, Hampshire

    Here's what you need to know about this coastal classic spa and 5-star hotel destination. Muddy's ed-in-chief checks into one of their 14 amaaaaazing treehouses.

  • Brighton’s Rock ‘n’ Roll hotel

    From silly to sexy, there's plenty of fun to be had at Brighton's unique Hotel Pelirocco as Muddy Sussex's ed Debbie discovered.

  • The loveliest pubs with rooms

    Fancy a weekend away in the countryside? The Muddy editors across 19 counties know all the best spots for a relaxed overnighter.

  • Gin Heaven at The Feathers, Woodstock

    Take one 17th century hotel, add a 400-strong gin bar, mix in one of the prettiest towns in neighbouring Oxfordshire, and you're ready to be intoxicated by The Feathers Hotel.

  • Have pooch, will travel

    It’s National Pet Month! 38 perfect dog-friendly stays in the UK, from hotels and pubs to inns and cottages in the UK across 18 counties.

  • The Porch House, Stow

    We came, we ate, and we loved the gorgeous exterior, romantic nooks and roomy spaces of The Porch House, Stow.

  • The Fuzzy Duck, Armscote

    A quacking good English country pub and Muddy Award-winning boutique B&B with lots of beautiful villages within waddling distance.

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