With UK staycations on the rise, it's great to flag up properties perfect for couples who want pure luxury – and little travel time – right here in the UK. Hertfordshire-based Sopwell House is now offering the ultimate in luxury 'bubble holidays' with exclusive-use of the hotel's Mews Suites – set across from the main hotel and accessed through secure gates (and with a private car park), 16 suites await set within beautifully landscaped gardens, each with their own courtyard and a shared communal garden with Hydro Pool.Ideal for a long weekends, a hen weekend or accommodation for a (covid friendly) wedding, the suites can host up to 32 guests.
Originally a series of stable blocks separate to the main farmhouse, each of the 16 suites exudes glamorous countryside chic with an array of individually designed rooms and cottages with some including feature fireplaces, four-poster beds, in-room baths, private terraces, self-sufficient kitchenettes and private hot tubs. Guests can relax and unwind in the exclusive communal garden and soak away in the Hydro Pool – the perfect spot for an evening cocktail or glass of fizz.
For those looking for further relaxation, Mews Suite guests have complimentary access to The Club at Cottonmill, the new three-storey, state-of-the-art spa which launched last summer. The Club features an indoor/outdoor hydrotherapy pool leading to the Spa Garden (also designed by Ann-Marie Powell), outdoor hot tubs with adjacent fire pit, a choice of four steam and sauna rooms including the Panoramic Sauna with views across the gardens and the Botanical Steam Room, a Whisper Room to catch a quiet moment with a book, the Deep Relaxation Room – and more!Guests in the Mews Suites have full use of the hotel's restaurants and bars including The Brasserie for a hearty breakfast, The Pantry – great for a light lunch in a fluffy spa robe or The Cocktail Bar for an evening tipple, before finishing the day with a delicious gourmet dinner in The Restaurant. Alternatively, for those looking for further privacy, Sopwell House can arrange a private terrace barbecue within the Mews, for Mews guests only.
For more information or to book, please visit www.sopwellhouse.co.uk