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The 2019 Muddy Stilettos Awards

24th April - 22nd May 2019

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Hotel Du Vin Winchester

Hotel Du Vin, Winchester

Muddy says: With its gorgeous Bistro and opulent rooms, the original Hotel Du Vin in Winchester, ticks all the boxes for understated luxe.

Brunch

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16a, Winchester

Muddy says: This self-catered hideaway in Winchester has garnered much fame for its swoon-worthy interior and relaxed atmosphere.

Fun Finder

Two Bare Feet, Winchester

Muddy says: A spot of urban glamour in the Hampshire capital, Winchester's Two Bare Feet is the ideal place to spend some time unwinding.

Fun Finder

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New Forest Hideaway Cottage

Muddy says: The New Forest Hideaway Cottage is the perfect family getaway with every extra you could need.

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New Forest Cottages

Muddy says: Find the perfect New Forest getaway, whatever your preferences, with over 100 cottages to choose from.

Cottages

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New Forest Safari Campers

Muddy says: Add some retro vibes to your glamping experience with one of the gorgeous VW campers from New Forest Safari Campers.

Car Hire

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Riverside Lifestyle

Muddy says: A beautiful holiday let in the Hampshire countryside that also offers yoga, painting and their own homespun products for visitors.

Cottages

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The Watership Down Inn, Freefolk

Muddy says: This destination pub with rooms is the ideal place to get away from it all, in the quiet and calm of the Test Valley.

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The Cliff House, Barton on Sea

Muddy says: A fantastic restaurant and bar boasting 7-bedroom bijou rooms overlooking the Solent, packed with homemade touches and nautical vibes.

Brunch

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The Enchanted Manor, Niton

Muddy says: This historic B&B has won fame for its super romantic vibes and excellent location.

Fun Finder

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Warbrook House Hotel, Eversley

Muddy says: This Georgian mansion is located on the Hampshire/Berkshire border and offers relaxing rooms and a brand new spa on its 121 acres.

Food & Drink

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The Wellington Arms, Stratfield Turgis

Muddy says: Get all the best of a traditional British inn while getting all the mod-cons at the newly refurbed, Wellington Arms.

Caterer

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Chewton Glen Hotel, The New Forest

Muddy says: We love this super-luxe yet family-friendly hotel where tradition meets 21st century edge — a hard balance to maintain, but this New Forest institution manages it with aplomb.

Courses

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Bel and the Dragon, Kingsclere

Muddy says: This country inn comes with bags of character, a fantastic gastro offering and oodles of countryside and pursuits to partake in nearby.

Fun Finder

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Flora’s Kitchen

Muddy says: Step into the kitchen and cook up a storm as Flora imparts her gourmet know-how in her specialist cooking school, taking you from cooking zero to foodie hero.

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The Red Lion, Odiham

Muddy says: A convivial, relaxed, family-friendly pub with rooms and impeccably sourced, local comfort food in the buzzy village of Odiham.

Food & Drink

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The Point, Eastleigh

Muddy says: Bringing a bit of that showbiz sparkle to Eastleigh, The Point opens its doors on a regular basis to amazing theatre shows, dance performances and other cultural pursuits.

Café

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Bombay Sapphire Distillery

Muddy Says: Home to one of the most famous gins in the world. Not only do they make the legendary drink here, but you can take a fascinating tour and even hire it out as a venue. Cheers!

Drink

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New Forest Classic Cars

Muddy says: Trade in that sensible motor for a real beauty on wheels. Not only do New Forest Classic Cars restore and sell vintage E-Types but, you can hire the car of your dreams for a spin.

Car Hire

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Coastal Gallery

Muddy says: This colourful spot in the New Forest exhibits exclusive contemporary art and sculpture from local and London-based artists, while also selling high-quality, unique gifts.

Art Galleries

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Lime Wood Hotel, Lyndhurst

Muddy says: The perfect forest escape that oozes with laid-back luxury, not to mention a kitchen complete with celebrity chefs.

Fun Finder

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The Pig Hotel, Brockenhurst

Muddy says: A spot of rustic glamour in the New Forest, The Pig is known for their amazing culinary repetoire and sumptuous, but relaxing, rooms.

Fun Finder

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The New Forest Paddle Sports Company

Muddy says: The only way to explore The New Forest's heartbreakingly beautiful coastline.

Courses & workshops

Royal Oak, Swallowcliffe

Muddy says: Fancy a snuggle in this award-winning pub? It’s a perfectly cosy blend of traditional 18th century architecture and stylish, modern interior design.

Food & Drink

New Forest Escapes

Muddy says: From family-friendly stays to chic celebration venues, the energetic women behind New Forest Escapes have gathered the very best properties in this magical pocket of Hampshire where ancient woodland meets the Solent.

Cottages

The Stag, Eashing

Muddy says: A real character feel to this stylish pub with rooms. Expect flagstone floors, beams and mismatched furniture, plus a fab outdoor terrace and garden overlooking the River Wey.

Food & Drink

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