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A hotel must have a minimum of 6 bedrooms, be licensed and offer dinner (unless suitable for Metro Hotel category). Also all bedrooms must be en-suite or have a private bathroom.
Country House Hotel
A Country House Hotel with ample grounds or gardens, in a rural or semi-rural situation with an emphasis on peace and quiet.
Smaller Hotels with a maximum of 20 bedrooms. They will be personally run by the proprietor and are likely to have limited function business.
Properties are likely to be smaller than hotels with perhaps more of a family home feel and approach, and a less structured service.
Provided for more than six paying guests and run on a more commercial basis than a B&B. Usually providing more services, and may have staff as well as the owner.
Provided in a private house, run by the owner and with no more than six paying guests.