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  • Restaurants with rooms

    Dreaming of a foodie getaway? We've scoured the Muddy counties for hotel stays with serious culinary credentials for when lock-down lifts. Tuck in.

  • jack Russell lying on beach

    The best dog-friendly beaches in Suffolk

    Love taking your four-legged friends to the beach all year round? Steer clear of the beach restrictions with our pick of the best dog-friendly beaches in Suffolk that welcome Fido every month, come rain or shine.

  • Dog-friendly stays

    Have pooch, will travel? Here are 43 stays across the Muddy counties that are all Fido-friendly to bookmark for a later date.

  • Holiday planning? 10 European-style staycations

    Love a continental jaunt but staying in Blighty this year? These 10 UK holiday spots have a distinctly European feel.

  • Love is in the air! The best local Valentine’s Day stays

    Grab your fanciest pants and pack your suitcase - we've rustled up some seriously romantic Valentine's Day stays in Suffolk, Cambs and beyond to get you in the mood for love.

  • a beach in Cornwall

    Planning a Cornwall escape?

    Then head for these five stunning parts of this corker of a county, all with gorgeous rental properties nearby.

  • Special Muddy hotel deal!

    January getting you down? Hey, book a holiday! We've snaffled some brilliant Muddy extras for stays at Luxury Family Hotels if you book before 31 Jan. Read on for three reasons to be very cheerful.

  • Call me Cupid! 46 romantic stays across the Muddy counties

    In the mood for love? Of course you are, pussy cat! Here, allow us to assist with the rumpy pumpy with 46 romantic boltholes across the Muddy counties.

  • evening at Bedford Lodge spa

    Muddy reviews: The Bedford Lodge Hotel Spa, Newmarket

    Oh we do love a wellbeing treatment here at Muddy especially after the excesses of Christmas. I checked in for a couple of hours of bliss at Newmarket's super Bedford Lodge Spa.

  • The 37 coolest party palaces

    Got a big birthday celebration looming? Or fancy a weekend away with your squad? We've sniffed out the 37 dreamiest party palaces across the land, available for exclusive hire. Grab your gang and let's go!

  • The Hog Hotel, Pakefield, Suffolk

    Dreamy modern interiors, a slick new restaurant and the cutest hedgehog logo make this new hotel, just steps from Pakefield's sandy beach, a perfect place to hibernate. Here's what you need to know...

  • Muddy Reviews: Titchwell Manor, Norfolk

    Stylish mismatched Victorian luxe, first-class food and a private hot tub - what more do you need for a cheeky escape from reality? Muddy Norfolk's Hannah Colby checks in...

  • Muddy reviews: Sandpiper Pool & Spa, Somersham

    Oh we do love a spa day here at Muddy Stilettos, but we've never had an entire spa to enjoy in private! Find out what we got up to here... (don't worry there are no skinny dipping pics!)

  • 24 hours in Matera

    Have you seen the new James Bond 'No Time To Die' trailer with the car chase scenes around Matera? I was in this European City of Culture 2019 just a few months back, checking out the best places to go (but of course!). Make mine a martini, shaken not stirred while I tell you my insider tips to the coolest city you've probably never heard of!

  • Muddy reviews: The Swan Hotel, Southwold

    Cool new interiors, butlers on hand to cater to every whim and Adnams on tap? Muddy checks in to The Swan in Southwold to see if it's as good as it sounds. Read our verdict here.

  • Muddy reviews: Fowey Hall, Cornwall

    Muddy's Kerry Potter headed to this stunning Cornish corker (and inspo for Toad Hall in The Wind In The Willows) for a weekender with her brood. Here's the brand new Muddy verdict.

  • Wandlebury Country Park

    Spread the rug, it’s picnic time

    Enjoy the top hot spots in Muddy Cambs for a chow down.

  • 40 Quirky Stays for Summer

    Fancy an escape that's a leetle bit different? From yurts to lodges, shepherd's huts to helicopters (not even joking!), the Muddy editors have pulled together the most charming, unusual escapes across 21 counties. Book in once you've taken your jaw off the floor.

  • St Ives – the dreamiest staycation in the UK

    As I was going to St Ives, I met a man with seven wives. OK, not really. What I did meet with though was a whole lot of FUN! Here's six reasons why you should take a trip to the Cornish coast this summer.

  • Beach day trips within two hours of Cambridge

    Pack a picnic and bucket and spade and head to the beach for the day. These are the best seaside stunners within two hours or less of Cambridge.

  • A cool Cornish hotel – without the crowds

    The Polurrian on the Lizard has had a style makeover - and then some. Fancy winning a 3 night £1800 stay at Cornwall's best kept secret?

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