The Lygon Arms
Why We Love It
- This 16th-century coaching inn has an impressive pedigree -- both King Charles I & Oliver Cromwell were early guests
- Facilities include an extensive health club & a fine-dining restaurant
- Local attractions include the pretty villages of Bourton-on-the-Water & Stow-on-the-Wold
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Rooms & Rates
The Lygon Arms is one of England's oldest hotels, dating back to at least 1532. Set in the village of Broadway at the foot of the Cotswold Hills, it's a great spot from which to explore the surrounding countryside.
A short stroll away are the Ashmolean Museum, an arm of the renowned museum in Oxford, and the Gordon Russell Museum, which celebrates the Arts and Crafts designer. The village also offers a selection of shops, as well as Broadway Tower, which boasts uninterrupted views of the Cotswold countryside.
Sudeley Castle, Snowshill Manor, Hidcote Manor Garden and the postcard-worthy villages of Chipping Campden, Bourton-on-the-Water and Stow-on-the-Wold are all less than 20 minutes' drive. There are ample options for day trips nearby, with Stratford-upon-Avon a 30-minute drive away, and Blenheim Palace, Warwick Castle and Prinknash Abbey all around 45 minutes.
The hotel retains many of its original features, such as wood panelling and flagstone floors, and the grounds feature floodlit tennis courts, archery and a croquet lawn. All guests have free access to the hotel's health club, which includes a gym, a spa, a plunge pool, a sauna, a steam room and a heated indoor swimming pool. We've also negotiated a spa treatment with lunch and bubbly for £45.
The fine-dining Great Hall restaurant is set in the hotel's 17th-century hall, which has an open fire, a barrel-vaulted ceiling and a minstrels' gallery. Guests can also dine in Barrington's Brasserie for more relaxed bistro fare.
There is a cosy bar, plus an array of lounges that are perfect for a spot of afternoon tea.
Parking and Wi-Fi are free.
- Newspaper / magazines
- Gym / fitness center
- Indoor pool
- 24-hour front desk
- 24-hour room service
- Beauty treatments / massages (fees apply)
- Express check-in / checkout
- Laundry / dry cleaning
- Coffee / tea-making facilities
- Iron and ironing board
- Sitting area
- Flatscreen TV
- Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout
- Complimentary parking
Please note: Some amenities and services may not be available in all rooms or may incur an additional charge. Please check with the hotel.
Check-in: Standard check-in time: 3pm. Minimum age required to check in: 18.
Checkout: Standard checkout time: 11am
Children and additional guests:
Cot/crib available on request, free of charge. Children aged 15 and under stay free when using existing bedding. This does not include breakfast.
Pets: Dogs are allowed on request and in certain rooms only: £10 per dog, per night.
Cancellation: Cancellation policy & booking conditions vary by 'rate plan'. These will be displayed on the payment page after you have searched for your dates and selected a rate.
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(199 Member reviews)