Discover countryside hotels and rural retreats in Europe

  1. Grindavik, Iceland

    The Retreat at Blue Lagoon

    Style

    Ethereal outlook

    Setting

    Lunar-like lava field

    Rates per night from (ex tax)$1,171.50

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A bottle of champagne
  2. Cotswolds, United Kingdom

    The Lakes by Yoo

    Style

    Yoo beauty

    Setting

    Lakes of Lechlade

    Rates per night from (ex tax)$1,010.83

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A one-hour fishing class, personal-training session or massage; GoldSmiths get an additional hour-long massage each
  3. Tuscany, Italy

    Monteverdi

    Style

    Mellow mediaeval village

    Setting

    Colourful Castiglioncello

    Rates per night from (ex tax)$806.17

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A glass of prosecco and a selection of local cheeses and meats at Enoteca
  4. Smith Awards Best Hotel 2018

    Provence, France

    Villa La Coste

    Style

    Art-en-Provence

    Setting

    Cézanne’s garden

    Rates per night from (ex tax)$806.17

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    An in-room bottle of Château la Coste wine and a fruit plate; a vineyards tour and wine tasting; an on-site art tour; $100 credit to use at the spa
  5. Tuscany, Italy

    Belmond Castello di Casole

    Style

    Estate of grace

    Setting

    Hills, valleys and vineyards

    Rates per night from (ex tax)$798.11

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A pizza-making class for two
  6. Tuscany, Italy

    Rosewood Castiglion del Bosco

    Style

    The grape escape

    Setting

    Verdant Val d’Orcia

    Rates per night from (ex tax)$794.21

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A wine-tasting tour for two
  7. Douro Valley, Portugal

    Six Senses Douro Valley

    Style

    Modernist manor

    Setting

    Hill-perched vineyards

    Rates per night from (ex tax)$758.16

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    Your choice of a 30-minute foot massage for two or a body scrub for two
  8. Tuscany, Italy

    Borgo Santo Pietro

    Style

    Classic-luxe Tuscan villa

    Setting

    Enchanting formal gardens

    Rates per night from (ex tax)$569.36

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A bottle of spumante and either your own selection of handmade chocolates made by the in-house pastry chef, or a selection of canapés on arrival
  9. Lake Como, Italy

    Grand Hotel Tremezzo

    Style

    Cary Grant glamour

    Setting

    Edge of Lake Como

    Rates per night from (ex tax)$518.22

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    Tickets to Villa Carlotta botanical gardens. For GoldSmiths, there is also a bottle of prosecco and a cocoa-and-almond 'valentina' cake
  10. Courchevel, France

    Portetta

    Style

    Piste views and pine

    Setting

    Peaks of 1650

    Rates per night from (ex tax)$503.86

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A bottle of Savoie wine