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Six Sensational Stays this Inbetweenmas!

Ah Christmas. The bit-inbetween-mas. You’re fed up of Turkey and leftovers, full to the brim with festive chocolates and frankly, a little unsure of what to do. Why not look to take some time away from home and go on a little staycation? The kids are off school, or you might want some time alone! However, you’re spending it, just think about waking up in a nice, Queen sized bed and strolling downstairs to a beautiful cooked breakfast. Or spending the night in with a bottle of Champagne to see in the New Year. Sound good? We’ve done the hard work for you and picked our six sensational stays to help you get out of the muddle that is the betwixmas period.


Situated just a short walk from Bedford town centre, d’Parys combines modern design with Victorian elegance.

As well as a brilliant, guaranteed stay, the pub has a fantastic array of seasonal cocktails as well as a sumptuous lunch and dinner menu.

An escape from the hustle and bustle, this charismatic pub and restaurant has fourteen lovingly and respectfully restored en-suite bedrooms located in the original structure of the building.

Book your luxury stay here.

Red Lion, East Haddon

Take time to take in and explore the Northamptonshire countryside and surroundings.

Take time to dine in our restaurant, relax in the lounge area and make yourself at home in their cosy bedrooms.

There are seven modern and contemporary designed boutique en-suite bedrooms, ready to welcome you for a relaxing break in the countryside.

A delicious continental buffet is available Monday to Friday and a tasty, classic full English is available at weekends.

Escape to the countryside here.

Eaton Oak

The Eaton Oak is a fantastic place to drink, dine and stay. The pub hosts a stylish yet casual dining area with an airy conservatory leading out to an extended outside terrace.

You’ll be spoilt for choice with a selection of real ales and craft beers, including the latest brew from local brewery, Brewpoint. There is also an extensive gin and spirit menu as well as a great range of soft drinks.

Each of the nine en-suite bedrooms has its own unique design and an extremely comfortable bed with 100% cotton linen, ready to welcome you for the best nights sleep you’ve had in a while. You won’t need to lift a finger as you bathe in our luxury toiletries and delve into our home comforts including a hairdryer, kettle and a selection of teas and coffees; perfect for that all important lie-in.

Escape the inbetwixmas and book here.

The Bull

Enjoy a stay at The Bull Hotel, set in the stunning, Georgian Market town of Olney, situated between the county borders of Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire. There are plenty of countryside walks awaiting you, or if retail therapy is more your thing, we’ve got you covered as the Bull is surrounded by beautiful, independent shops, all within walking distance.

With a choice of beautiful, boutique en-suite bedrooms, there isn’t a more perfect time for a romantic getaway or family break surrounded by luxury.

Leisurely breakfast or brunch awaits you after your great night’s sleep as well as the option to stay for a light bite or a late lunch.

Book your boutique experience here

Old Cock Inn

Come and nest the night at The Old Cock Inn set in the heart of the beautiful Harpenden. With the town centre on your doorstep and just a short walk from Rothamsted Park, it is the perfect destination for your getaway.

All our bedrooms are en-suite, have their own unique feel to them and are full of luxuries for you to indulge in.

Whether you’re in the mood for a light bite, a late lunch or after a dinner destination, The Old Cock Inn’s menus have something for everyone. Dine in style in the boutique restaurant or hang back and have a drink in the relaxed bar area, nestled in with a roaring log fire

Sound like a dream? We know right. Book your stay, today.

The Chequers

Take the time to explore the peaceful Hertfordshire surroundings when you stay at The Chequers. With the beautiful heritage, Knebworth house just around the corner, this really is the place to spend a few days relaxing in the English countryside.

Dine in the restaurant, relax in the lounge area with your favourite tipple and then make yourself right at home in our comfortable bedrooms.

Dinner plans? Our kitchen team will be busy in the kitchen cooking up a range of delicious specials in addition to their main menu over the festive season. Our bar team will also be on hand to ensure your glass is never empty.

Delve in to a few days of relaxation by booking here.