If you're looking for light and space, Karen recommends the rooms at South Lodge. 'Individually designed, with walk-in showers and underfloor heating, every room provides home-baked goodies, fruit and fluffy robes,' she says. 'Original artwork adorns all walls and rooms have panoramic windows allowing direct access to private patios and landscaped gardens. It also boasts eco-friendly heating and a water-recycling system.'
Where Cross End, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK17 8AQ (01908 582946; www.culturevultures.co.uk).
How much Doubles from £126, B&B.