Lords of the Manor
This 1650 mansion is 'fit for a king in a spectacular setting', approves Alastair. 'A complimentary wine tasting for guests onSaturday evenings isn't a bad way to choose your tipple before sitting down to a Michelin-starred dinner.'
Where Upper Slaughter, Gloucestershire, GL54 2JD (01451 820243; www.lordsofthemanor.com)
How much doubles from £191, B&B.