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The UK's best independent hotels and luxury boutique accommodation.

Fine Individual Hotels is a selection of the finest luxury hotels and boutique accommodation throughout the UK. What sets these hotels apart is that they proudly believe in their independence. Each hotel is privately owned and individually run, impartially assessed and rated. The best UK hotels have been specifically selected because of their dedication to those who believe in the finer things in life.

We have some of the most exclusive independent hotels in England, Scotland and Wales. So whatever the occasion, whether it be a romantic stay with a lakeside view, a sight-seeing city break with friends, a tranquil countryside retreat, a spa and beauty break a golf break, somewhere to spend time with the family, or just peace and quiet then look no further. From small boutique hotels to large country houses, FIH will help you find that luxury hotel and book your perfect stay

Special Offers

Autumn Shades Break

The Rose & Crown, County Durham

A superb value two night break to include; tea & scones on arrival, complimentary upgrade to a superior room (subject to availability), four-course a la carte dinner and full English breakfast. Available any two nights during September, October & November. Priced at just £89 per person per night based on two sharing. Free 3rd night in November (just breakfast & dinner to pay for).
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2 Night Dinner, Bed & Breakfast from just £149 per Person

Appleby Manor Country House Hotel

Last Minute Lake District Breaks  Save 50% this Spring, £600 value for just £149pp Plus Free Upgrade*

Stay any 2 nights for £149 per person. thats 50% off per person rates, since this offer includes the following value packed extras:

Dinner both evenings - 4 course dinner in the Oak restaurant and 2 course bistro dinner
Full English breakfast daily
Cumbrian Gingerbread tea for 2 on arrival
Complimentary tickets to Lowther Castle & Gardens

Bonus Offer - Free upgrade to garden view or deluxe room sun-thurs subject to availability on day of arrival.

Sit back, letting us take care of life's little luxuries, whilst you enjoy some quality rest and relaxation, take it easy in a comfortable chair in front of our open log fires, and of course, who could forget our friendly service and AA rosette acclaimed restaurant.

To book your room call one of our team on  017683 51571 or email  reception@applebymanor.co.uk quoting Lake District Escape

Book early to avoid disappointment as rooms are limited on this fantastic offer. Please note leisure club will be closed from 1st march 2015.

This offer is subject to availability based on 2 sharing a standard room and cannot replace an existing booking and not applicable with any other offer or discount. valid 1st Feb 2015 to 31st May 2015.

Book early to avoid disappointment as rooms are limited on this fantastic offer. Please note leisure club will be closed from 1st march 2015.

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£100pppn in November & December

Knockinaam Lodge, Galloway

Stay between 10th - 22nd November or 7th - 16th December 2015 from £100 per person per night inclusive of our tasting dinner.

Stay in either our Glen, Bachelor or East rooms for£100pppn DBBor our Pond or West rooms for £120pppn DBB. Minimum 2 night stay.

One night rates available in Glen, Bachelor or East at£120pp DBBor in Pond or West at£135pp DBB.

Call reception on 01776 810471 or email reservations@knockinaamlodge.com for more information.

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Summertime & the living is easy

Linthwaite House, Windermere

If you want to enjoy the Lake District in all of its glory then summer is definitely the perfect time of year for you to come.

That's why we're offering you rates from as little as £128 per person per nightfor dinner, room and breakfast from the 26th May - 16th July.

Valid from the 26th May to the 16th July 2015 and based on two people sharing. This offer cannot be used on Saturdays or in conjunction with any other offer. It is subject to availability and includes service and VAT

 

 

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Cheeky Sunday Special: Why not whisk your love away for a romantic escape?

Washingborough Hall Country House Hotel and Restaurant

City Spires & Country Squires

This wonderful two- night stay offered by Washingborough Hall, near Lincoln, allows guests to stay in style and enjoy the best of city and country living. Included are complimentary tickets to the citys famous cathedral, revered as one of the finest examples of Gothic architecture in Europe. The hotel provides a welcome retreat, only a short drive away from the hustle and bustle of city life. The relaxed, intimate ambience of Washingborough Hall appeals to a variety of guests; foodies, romantics, city tourists, families, nature lovers, heritage buffs and cyclists.

City Spires is a two-night stay and includes:

- Two nights accommodation in a Classic bedroom

- Cream Tea by the wood- burning stove upon arrival

- Three- course dinner each evening in the hotels acclaimed 2AA restaurant

- Full English breakfast each morning, prepared with local farm goodies

- Complimentary tickets to Lincoln Cathedral

- One-way private car transfer into Lincoln- a personal touch to enable easy access to the city and the sights on offer.

During your stay you may also wish to discover more of this citys many treasures, including Lincoln Castle, home to the Magna Carta vaults and much more (recently opened following a £22m renovation project, entry to the grounds is complimentary); The Collection Museum and Usher Art Gallery; The famous Steep Hill and Bailgate area with lovely boutique-style shops and eateries; The Brayford Marina and a whole host of unique shopping opportunities, markets, events and festivals which add charm to this vibrant city, not least the famous Christmas markets.

City Spires is available until the 31 March 2016, for £95 per person per night, and is offered subject to availability. (See online for full details of offer)

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Malton Cookery School Package

The Talbot Hotel - Malton, North Yorkshire

Join us for a full days cooking the very best of Yorkshire Produce be it Game, Seafood or classic country cooking we have a host of courses throughout the calendar.

£395 Dinner bed and breakfast for 2 guests including 2 places on one of our full day cooking classes. Please see the www.maltoncookeryschool.co.uk for dates of courses.

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Cook & Stay - From £360.00

Lakeside Barn

This package includes overnight accommodation for two and one place on a cookery course at Cheshire Cooks - Reserve an additional place for £135.00 when booking online.

We now offer a 'Stay & Cook' option too so you can choose whether you cook before or after a good night's sleep!

One place on a Cheshire Cooks cookery course?
Welcome bottle of Prosecco?
Use of the full size snooker table?
Return chauffeur to local restaurant?
Overnight accommodation for two in a luxury double bedroom
?Full Cheshire Breakfast
Late check-out of 12noon

*Please note that this overnight package does not include access to the Spa area.

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4 Course dinner, full breakfast and more

Rose in Vale Country House Hotel, Cornwall

Painting Break with Paul Nicholls 2014
We are delighted that Mithian artist Paul Nicholls will be hosting a five night Painting Break at Rose in Vale in 2014, from Sunday 28th September.
Paul studied at Epsom, Portsmouth and Brighton Colleges of Art, and was a Teacher and Head Teacher in Cornwall for 34 years before painting full time from 2006. Based in Mithian, he makes driftwood constructions and paints a wide variety of subjects, often with an affinity toward the sea, figures and landscapes. He is represented by the Lander Gallery, Truro and has been a member of the Newlyn Society of Artists since 1973. His work is in the public collection of the Royal Cornwall Museum, Truro.
Paul was a prize winner in an international competition sponsored by the Arts Council and the Barclays Premiership in 2007. Recently he has had exhibitions in Exeter; Plough Arts Centre, Torrington; Highwayman's Gallery, Bury St Edmunds and Falmouth Art Gallery. He holds an annual exhibition here in Mithian at the beginning of June. His sculpture is on display at the Olympic Sailing Centre in Weymouth.
The Painting Break will consist of a series of workshops at various locations around Cornwall, including a day painting at Falmouth Art Gallery. There is even a cartoon workshop included!
The Painting Break runs for five nights, staying at the Rose in Vale Hotel, and will include breakfast and dinner on each day, with personal tuition from Paul.
Paul says he is looking forward with great enthusiasm to running the Painting Break for Rose in Vale. His knowledge of local subjects and his interest in different techniques, plus his passion for individual development will make this experience useful for the self-development of the participants. "It will never be just a 'copy me' exercise. I want to nurture individual talent and develop confidence to take away lasting memories of a very special time in this part of Cornwall".
Price includes: Personal daily tuition, welcome drinks reception, dinner, bed and breakfast for 5 nights and VAT. Price does not include: Transport to Painting Venue. Guests are required to arrange their own transport in their own vehicles please, with car share on location a popular option. Call our friendly booking team for more information.

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Autumn Gold

Headlam Hall Hotel, Spa & Golf, County Durham

Available for two night mid-week stays duringSeptember, October & Novemberto include DB&B with use of the spa, 10 % off treatments and 50% off golf plus a complimentary full afternoon tea or two course lunch on one day.£89 per person per night based on two sharing in a main hall or mews room (dog friendly).
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