Best Gastro Pubs with Rooms for Relaxing Weekends Away

What have you missed more – eating out at nice restaurants or enjoying a night away? Well how about combining the two and booking a break at one of our top rated gastro pubs with rooms. Think plush interiors to rival a modern boutique hotel, complete with restaurants perfect for leisurely meals and drinks followed by a very short walk home!

Our website is full of great gastro stays, here are a few of our favourites all ready to book now…

Gastro Pubs in Berkshire with Rooms

The Dundas Arms, Berkshire

A riverside gem, with beautiful views. Step inside the pub’s quirky Penny Bar, where you can choose from their array of real ales, or sample a glass from their well stocked wine cellar. Dinner in the elegant panelled dining room is a popular choice for overnight guests, with the kitchen showcasing the best of local produce from the nearby farms and country estates. The food takes traditional pub dishes to another level, adding a sophisticated twist to classic British dishes. They have outside seating on their charming terrace and a garden room boasting riverside views.

The eight bedrooms have been beautifully refurbished with a choice of accommodation including dog friendly bedrooms and large rooms for families. Choose one of their indulgent suites and you can enjoy the rustic charm of staying in a country pub with the added comfort of a luxury hotel.  Find out more and book – The Dundas Arms, Berkshire

Gastro Pubs in Norfolk with Rooms

The Hoste, Norfolk

Surrounded by open log fires, rustic décor and a warm sense of tradition, guests are made to feel more than welcome in The Hoste’s bar and restaurant. Guided by their experienced team of chefs, the pub’s kitchen produces modern British cooking with dishes reflecting the best of the region. With craft beers and delightful cocktails also on offer, the cellar at The Hoste has grown over the years to boast one of the region’s best collections of fine wines and champagnes from the great estates of the world.

Their 62 uniquely designed, boutique en-suite bedrooms dotted around the village, with 30 of these being dog friendly. Alternatively, guests can choose to stay in the pub’s self-catering cottages. All rooms are furnished in a modern, contemporary style to the highest standards. Each feature a well equipped kitchen, dining room, sitting room and the three cottages are big enough to accommodate up to six lodgers, making them ideal for families or large groups. There is also ample parking onsite.

Escape from the stresses of everyday life at The Hoste Beauty Spa, a serene sanctuary with a private garden complete with a six seater hot tub and comfortable sun loungers. Located in the Courtyard Wing, the Beauty Spa offers a peaceful environment for guests to relax and rejuvenate. Find out more and book -The Hoste, Norfolk

Gastro Pubs in Buckinghamshire with Rooms

The Crown Inn, Amersham, Buckinghamshire 

The Crown Inn Old Amersham is a wonderful coaching inn, home to Michelin starred chef Atul Kochhar’s Hawkyn’s restaurant which serves award winning Pan-Indian cuisine. (Their Michelin starred neighbours The Artichoke, serve innovative modern European cuisine so you will be spoiled for dining choices when booking a stay at The Crown). They will reserve a number of seats in their restaurant for in-house guests but you will need to book this ahead of your arrival date with the reception team directly.

At The Crown Inn Old Amersham, they provide simple creature comforts with comfortable mattresses, pure cotton sheets, with extra Jacob’s wool blankets to make you feel at home. The Crown has three separate buildings with bedrooms and four types of rooms which range from spacious to bolthole. Dogs are welcome in their Courtyard Suites and the Standard, Deluxe and Superior rooms in the main inn, although they are not allowed in the restaurant. Find out more and book The Crown Inn, Old Amersham.

Gastro Pubs in West Sussex with Rooms

The Cat Inn, West Hoathley

This historic pub has oak beams in abundence and two inglenook fireplaces which offer a warm and cosy atmosphere in the winter, whilst the terrace is the perfect place to enjoy their delicious food and a drink or two in the summer months. The main dining area to the rear of the pub has a more contemporary feel and there is an ever changing array of art on display.

They pride themselves in the quality of their real ale, and focus on local breweries, such as Harvey’s of Lewes and other micro breweries. They serve an extensive wine list, have a wide selection available by the glass which includes English sparkling and table wine.

They serve delicious food that is freshly prepared using the freshest and finest local ingredients; Expect British classics together with some modern European dishes. Find out more and book – The Cat Inn, West Hoathley

Gastro Pubs in Hampshire with Rooms

The Pheasant, Highclere

With a beautiful English countryside setting, The Pheasant in Highclere is a charming 17th century pub with rooms. Their menu focuses on fresh, local produce and great British cuisine. They are passionate about British produce, drawing inspiration for their menus from their dedication to sourcing high quality local ingredients. The atmosphere is relaxed and informal, and with the unique menu, guests can choose from a range of dining options, from small plates to mains and sharing dishes.

They serve a great selection of real ales, malt whiskies and fine wines and they are the perfect destination to spend a relaxed afternoon or evening with friends or family. In winter, sink into the leather chairs near the log fire and in warmer months choose al fresco dining in the picturesque garden. They have eight beautifully decorated, cottage style bedrooms, six of which are above the pub itself and two further bedrooms in the garden. Find out more and book – The Pheasant in Highclere

Gastro Pubs in Devon with Rooms

The Globe, Devon

The Globe is a 16th century inn based in the pretty town of Topsham. Contemporary design combined with character, this boutique hotel style pub offers fine dining and an idyllic, indulgent retreat. The pub has 24 bedrooms and even includes its own self-contained apartment.

Having been thoughtfully renovated, to restore and update the historic building whilst retaining its authentic character. The result is a comfortable blend of old and new, creating an atmosphere which is relaxed, informal and individual. The wood panelled Elizabethan restaurant oozes traditional charm and provides the perfect place for dining throughout the day from hearty breakfasts to elegant candle-lit dinners.

For fine dining dishes such as rump of lamb or Westcountry pork belly, a hearty breakfast or candlelit dinner, they’re perfectly placed. Renowned for their gastropub weekend breaks, The Globe use only the finest Westcountry produce in the characterful restaurant. Dine outside on the terrace or inside next to the open fire and enjoy a pint of their award winning ale. Find out more and book – The Globe, Devon 

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