Short stay: Whittlebury Park, Northamptonshire, UK

Short stay: Whittlebury Park, Northamptonshire, UK By on Aug 22, 2021 in Accommodation, Featured, Going Out, Hotels, Leisure Travel, Regions, Restaurants, Speciality Travel

Whittlebury Park is the refined late twentieth century successor to the great English country house. This time though, the contemporary nirvana, elegantly sat in 700 acres of parkland, comes with spacious rooms, instant hot-water and essential air-conditioning. Not a headless ghost, fraying Elizabethan tapestry or uneven floorboard in sight.

Although the decor harks back with high ceilings, Doric columns and classical sculptures to the architectural glory that was Ancient Rome, Whittlebury Park is most definitely a leisure resort for the 21st century: a peaceful haven of afternoon tea scones and cream, relaxing in the spa, putting on a perfect green and sipping a pre-dinner drink in the Silverstone Bar.

Oils of this gentle green landscape, where oak trees were once felled

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