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August 8, 2012 is a new travel website in the UK offering accommodation with personality. With a growing selection of quaint B&Bs, charming inns, small boutique hotels and guest houses, it's the perfect online tool for golfers looking for somewhere special but affordable to stay.

Atlantic House, The Lizard, Cornwall believe that the Age of the B&B is here! Too many travellers have misconceptions about dowdy B&Bs with net curtains, bad patterned carpets and strange house rules. The website aims to show how fantastic bed and breakfasts can be – with their increasingly cool, boutique and urban designs and luxury amenities – and that they offer great value for money. is designed to celebrate these new quality bed and breakfasts.

Determined to provide only special places to stay, golfers will find a smaller choice of accommodation that's been hand-picked for character, quality and past customer satisfaction, instead of being overwhelmed by 100s of chain properties. Quite simply, seek to offer the best.

With a selection of B&Bs from across the length and breadth of the UK, has accommodation for everyone! Ranging from quirky houses to chic retreats, urban pads to rural cottages and idyllic British B&Bs to the cutting edge boutique guest houses, their accommodation can be found near some of the best golf courses in the country - perfect for the modern itinerant golfer. Here are just a few suggestions from their growing portfolio:

Blackpool - Bournemouth - Cheltenham - Edinburgh - Harrogate
Llandudno - Norwich - Oxford - St Austell - Shrewsbury

NORTHWEST ENGLAND – Harrogate, Yorkshire
Fountains Guest House is just the place for a trip to Rudding Park Golf Course in Harrogate. Only four miles from the golf club, this 4 star B&B and its enthusiastic hosts will ensure you have a pleasant experience off the greens.

With fabulous home cooked breakfasts using locally sourced produce and individually decorated rooms (starting from a reasonable £70 per night), Fountain Guest House is a great all round choice for an overnight stay.
Fountains Guest House
Alvera Court Alternatively, Alvera Court, a 4 star elegant Victorian B&B, is situated in the perfect location for both the golf course and sightseeing in Harrogate City centre.

With award winning ‘Deliciously Yorkshire' breakfasts and a real Yorkshire Brew to set you up for a day on the links, what more could you need?

EASTERN ENGLAND – Norwich, Norfolk
Highly recommended with friendly hosts and a peaceful location, Cringleford Guest House is a fine choice for golfers trying their luck at the Royal Norwich Golf Course.

With a home from home feel and rooms starting from £50 per night – including breakfast – Cringleford Guest House is very affordable.
Cringleford Guest House
Truly Home from Home If you prefer a more contemporary or private guest house, try Truly Home from Home in Norwich city centre.

There are two luxurious modern apartments to choose from, both with stunning views from the balconies over the Norwich City Skyline.

The apartment prices start from just £80 per night and the golf course is a convenient three miles away.

SOUTHERN ENGLAND – Bournemouth, Dorset
When you're planning a trip to the Jurassic Coast, look no further than The Living Room. The mix of homely service and boutique chic make The Living Room the perfect accompaniment to a few rounds at Meyrick Park Golf Club, just a stone's throw away.

There's a cosy coffee lounge downstairs, homemade sausages on the breakfast menu and rooms from as little as £30 per night – this B&B is a real gem in Bournemouth.
The Living Room
Cransley B&B For a truly indulgent golf getaway, try Cransley B&B. A mile from Meyrick Park, the bright and individually decorated rooms are perfect for relaxing after a long day of play.

Steep yourself in luxury in this elegant Arts and Crafts style house from £30 a night, with breakfast in the sunny dining room included.

SCOTLAND – Edinburgh
Golfers heading for Edinburgh and Bruntsfield's Links will find My Edinburgh Life completes your travel plans to a T.

Chic, contemporary and just minutes from fashionable Haymarket, My Edinburgh Life offers stylish boutique rooms (with a continental breakfast) from £40 a night. Best of all, it's within 5 miles of Bruntsfield Links Golf Course.
My Edinburgh Life
Sandaig Guest House For effortless style but a more traditional feel, meanwhile, Sandaig Guest House would make a great alternative.

Spend the day on the green, followed by an evening exploring Edinburgh or enjoying a stroll along the nearby Leith waterfront. Rooms at the Victorian villa start at just £45 a night.

Minutes from the popular Blackpool North Shore Golf Course and removed from the madding crowd of the town centre, The Pembroke Guest Accommodation is an award winning 4 star B&B.

Decorated in a traditional and elegant style, with the finest linen in the bedrooms, The Pembroke is a little taste of luxury in the North West. Rooms are available from £29, making this B&B a fine accompaniment to a weekend of golf.
The Pembroke
Arthington Hotel Arthington Hotel is another great option for golfers in the North West. Designed for rest and relaxation, the rooms at Arthington Hotel are beautifully appointed with modern fittings and colourful décor.

Situated between the Central and South Piers, the B&B is well located for both a day on the greens and a night on the town. Rooms start as low as £20 a night.

If you're heading west to Lilley Brook Golf Course for a few rounds and some outstanding regional cider, look no further than The Colesbourne Inn.

Steeped in history, this 19th century former coaching inn is an idyllic retreat in the heart of the Cotswolds.

Situated less than three miles from Lilley Brook and with nine luxurious rooms to choose from (starting from £65 a night), The Colesbourne Inn makes the perfect evening hideaway.
The Colesbourne Inn

WALES – Llandudno
The Clontarf Hotel is the picture of style and elegance with its sumptuous furnishings and interior décor.

Less than a mile from North Wales Golf Course and the coast, this award winning small hotel has rooms from £42 per night.

An informal Welsh breakfast is included in the price to set you up for the day.
The Clontarf Hotel
The Space Boutique B&B For a bit of quirky style and modern luxury, The Space Boutique B&B fits the bill.

Mixing Indian cultural influences and a great restaurant with contemporary design, this intriguing B&B is a 5 star retreat that golfers will love.

Less than 2 miles from North Wales Golf Course, this B&B is definitely worth a look and the rooms start at just £85 per night.

In the rural outskirts of Shrewsbury, two miles from Hawkstone Park Golf Course, lies Penn Peel Cottage.

Packed with period charm, this quaint cottage is a cosy retreat from the hustle and bustle of the city and the perfect accompaniment to a peaceful day on the links.

A full Shropshire breakfast and your own front door to come and go as you please all add to the sense of escapism. Rooms from £39 per night.
Penn Peel Cottage
Old Park House If you'd like to mix sightseeing with your rounds, Old Park House in the heart of town is a charming base with rooms from just £60 a night.

The Tudor mansion has period features and quirky, individually designed rooms and is less than 5 miles from Hawkstone Park.

In the city centre, sandwiched between a deli and café, sits The Buttery Hotel. With a 4 star rating and clean modern rooms, it's a comfortable choice for a golfing weekend in Oxford.

Only a couple of miles away from Hinksey Heights Golf Course and with rooms from £55 per night, this is a convenient base for the links nearby.
The Buttery
Gables Guest House With award winning breakfast, Gables Guest House is conveniently located just minutes from Hinksey Heights. This 4 star B&B has an accolade of awards – including Landlady of the Year for Suzy, your welcoming host.

With a beautiful garden to unwind in with an evening drink and rooms from £60 per night, this peaceful B&B is a great choice for a relaxing night after your rounds.

SOUTH WEST ENGLAND– St Austell, Cornwall
In the heart of Cornwall, lies Woodpeckers B&B, a beautiful 4 star countryside retreat.

With only two rooms, Woodpeckers has an intimate and personal atmosphere and is ideally situated less than three miles from Carlyon Golf Course.

A full English breakfast – with fresh eggs from next door – is included in your stay and rooms start from an affordable £70.
Woodpeckers B&B
Kernow Homes Treat yourself to a luxury golf break at Kernow Homes. These stunning two bedroom apartments sleep up to six friends and offer fabulous sea views, just two miles from the local golf course at Carlyon.

For a celebratory evening in, the award winning apartments have a fully equipped kitchen for the 19th hole party and prices start from £120 per night.

For more Bed and Breakfasts perfect for a golfing holiday, have a look at the's extensive offering of B&Bs in England. are always looking for special places to stay. They love listing B&Bs, inns, guest houses and small hotels - places with real personality. If you believe in great customer service or have something special to offer at your accommodation, and especially if you're within easy reach of a golf course in the UK or beyond, please give them a call on +44 (0)208 133 2960 or email
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