The Macdonald Bear Hotel is one of England’s oldest hotels with parts dating back to the 13th Century. Our 54 elegant and individually-styled bedrooms are comfortable, traditionally furnished and boast a range of modern conveniences. For the ultimate luxury upgrade to one of our feature rooms or suites. The AA Rosette awarded Restaurant is available to both residents and non-residents, featuring modern British cuisine in a traditional setting. For a more casual dining experience, our Churchill Lounge is open throughout the day. With its ivy-clad façade, oak beams, open fireplaces and stone walls, the Macdonald Bear exudes warmth and cosiness.