The Bell – Alderminister

A handsome coaching inn with many original features and contemporary decor, serving real ales, excellent wines. Set in an attractive village.Also has accommodation from £120 per night. Children and dogs welcome. Address: A3400, Alderminster CV37 8NY T: 01789 450414 www.thebellald.co.uk

Cricketers Arms

Archery Road, CV31 3PT T: 01926 881293Friendly town local opposite the bowling greens; good priced and generous helpings using meat sourced locally. Popular Sunday roasts also home-made sausage rolls and scotch eggs. Has panelling and open fires, darts, sports TV, fortnightly quiz on Mondays; children and dogs welcome, heated outside … more

The Arden Hotel

Located in the heart of historic Stratford-upon-Avon, directly opposite the world-renowned Royal Shakespeare Company Theatres, the Arden Hotel has undergone a multi-million pound refurbishment to create an elegant and sophisticated 45-bedroom luxury hotel. The beautifully renovated Arden boasts the chic Waterside Brasserie, stylish Champagne Bar and spacious suites with fabulous views over the … more