CRAB MANOR, Asenby, Thirsk
Crab Manor is an 18th Century Georgian mansion nestled in the heart of Thirsk with a bit of a twist!
Each room is intricately decorated to represent a different part of the world. From the tropical midst of the Bora Bora Islands to the metropolis of the London Ritz, you can travel the world without any jet lag or baggage allowance.
Each room has access to steaming hot tubs and luscious views of the stunning grounds and the North Yorkshire countryside.
There is a secret free beer tap hidden somewhere in the hotel grounds for you and your partner to hunt out! Be sure to have a look for it.
There is also the nearby Crab and Lobster restaurant and bar, serving exquisite local seafood dishes and the finest wines and traditional ales.
A truly romantic getaway that will keep you and your parter returning to visit every room.
Visit www.crabandlobster.co.uk or call 01845 577 286 to make a booking.
MACDONALD LINDEN HALL GOLF AND COUNTRY CLUB- Northumberland
Set in 450 acres of extensive private grounds, the Linden Hall golf and country club is a perfect getaway from the hustle and bustle of the city.
With an on-site spa and golf course, there is sure to be something for each member of your party.
In the soothing world of the tranquil spa, relax with a choice of luxury treatments and therapies. Fully-trained consultants will pamper you with feel-good massages, facials and manicures.
The rooms comprise of clean and cosy décor, with some rooms boasting a panoramic view of the grounds and golf courses.
Dine in the elegant Dobson Restaurant that boasts two prestigious AA Rosettes to mark their efforts. If you and your partner fancy something more intimate, you can choose to relax in their Lounge Bar or enjoy a meal with friends in the Linden Tree Pub.
Visit Linden Hall website or call 0844 879 9084 to make a booking.
FALSTONE BARNS- Falstone, Northumberland
Falstone Barns are an exclusive development of four individually decorated luxury holiday apartments nearby the picturesque Kielder Water.
Each apartment is furnished and decorated to the highest standard with lavish touches to spoil you and your loved one. Treat yourselves to a range of indulgent spa treatments from the on-site beautician, or take a walk around the beautiful surrounding countrysides and Lake Kielder.
The owners also provide a horse riding experience around Northumberland if you wish to see Northumberland in a completely unique way.
After you’ve had a look around Falstone village, why not ask your personal chef to cook you and your partner a gourmet three course meal in the comfort of your apartment?
A stay at Falstone Barns will not be one to forget. Full of charm and character, you will never want to leave!
Visit www.falstonebarns.com or call 01434 240 251 or call 07891817185 to make a booking.
GADDS TOWN HOUSE- Durham City
A stones throw away from Durham City Centre and nestled in Old Elvet, this beautiful 18th Century Georgian town house is truly one of the most romantic places to stay in the city.
With 11 rooms all individually themed- from ‘The Cruise’ room with all the character of a luxury cruise liner, to ‘Le Jardin’ complete with views of the surrounding gardens and private patio area and hot tub, you are bound to find a room that suits your taste.
You can also take a walk around the beautiful cobbled streets of Durham, or perhaps take a rowing boat along the River Wear?
The Penthouse suite also offers stunning views of Durham Castle and the Cathedral from the comfort of your free-standing roll-top bath. A truly romantic end to a unique stay in Durham.
In addition to the dramatic bedrooms there is a restaurant and cocktail bar serving locally sourced produce daily.
Visit www.gaddstownhouse.com or call 0191 3841037 to make a booking.
SWINTON PARK CASTLE- Ripon, North Yorkshire
A luxury castle buried deep in the North York Moors, Swinton Park offers a divinely romantic experience to all that enters the grandeur of it’s doors.
The castle comprises of individually designed and generously sized bedrooms, all with en-suite facilities.
There are also five suites on the third floor, lavishly decorated with panoramic views of the dales and the deer park. Suite guests are also treated to locally produced Anne Semonin bath and body products.
It is not just the rooms that ooze romance. The 200 acres of private parkland that surround the castle are blissfully peaceful and kept to only the highest standards.
All Swinton Park guests are invited to take up local country pursuits such as falconry, golf, horse-riding, fishing and the exclusive cookery school opened by TV chef Rosemary Shrager.
Swinton Castle is a romantic getaway that is bound to leave you feeling like royalty!
Visit www.swintonpark.com or call 01765 680900 to make a booking.
HEADLAM HALL HOTEL AND SPA- Scotch Corner, Darlington
In the picturesque hamlet of Headlam lies the Headlam Hotel and Spa, a country mansion with a lot of character and a lot to offer.
Each bedroom is beautifully decorated with country style and local artwork. You and your partner could opt for a ‘Spa’ room, which entitles you to full access of the relaxing spa facilities that Headlam Hall has to offer. These rooms include south-facing balconies for a panoramic view of the grounds that surround the hotel.
The spa includes an indoor swimming pool, a hypnotherapy pool, steam rooms and private treament rooms for you and your partner to unwind, and let your cares simply be massaged away.
After your indulgent visit to the Spa, why not visit the cosy, romantic on-site restaurant for a beautiful four course meal prepared by the excellent kitchen team?
A hidden gem which is awaiting to be discovered.
Visit www.headlamhall.co.uk or call 01325 730 238 to make a booking.