The Stay List: Best Hotels
This roster of 89 authentic places in Britain and Ireland features probably the greatest collection of historic accommodations in the world. Most began as something else and have evolved into unique lodgings. Criteria for places on the Stay List include being fully engaged with their surroundings, tied to community, and tuned to the environment.
MAP OF BRITAIN AND IRELAND
Click on this interactive map to see the listings throughout Britain and Ireland.
The Athenaeum in London, a Piccadilly classic, is one of 30 English lodgings to make our list.
NORTHERN IRELAND HOTELS
The sprawling Belle Isle Estate is one of five Northern Ireland properties to make the Stay List.
The Torridon and 15 other Scottish lodgings on our list offer outstanding accommodations.
2009 LIST OF AUTHENTIC HOTELS
See our 2009 list of the best accommodations in North America and the Caribbean.
2008 LIST OF AUTHENTIC HOTELS
See our 2008 list of the best accommodations in North America and the Caribbean.