Four in a Bed
About the Show
B&B owners throw open their doors and take turns to stay with one another - and pay what they consider fair for their stay
Series 8 Summary
B&B compete to be named the best value for money.
Episode 1 - Springbank Guest House
In Whaley Bridge, Derbyshire, Springbank Guest House owner Susan Torkington offers her guests the chance to learn cheerleading. But the blowback from a trio of stray hairs leaves her fuming.
Episode 2 - Old Dairy
The second visit of the competition is to the Old Dairy, in Bishops Barton, Somerset, run by Liz Cannon. There's some contentious Tupperware, and a close encounter with a hot teapot.
Episode 3 - The Toll House
At The Toll House in Saffron Walden, Essex, owned by Laurie and Carole Poole, there's a competitive art session and a disturbed night's sleep for some
Episode 4 - The Roebuck
In Marchwood, Hampshire, landlady Maria Ettridge and bar manager Megan Seagrave plan an afternoon of woodland survival skills
Episode 5 - Payment Day
It's the last day in the competition and the B&B owners meet for the final time to find out what they've been paid and to settle some scores. Tempers flare as payments are revealed.
Episode 6 - Blackthorn Farm
The first visit of this new competition is to Blackthorn Farm on Anglesey, where best friends Richard Tuke and Susan Hatch hope to impress, but there are mixed reactions at feedback time
Episode 7 - The White Swan Hotel
Graham and Barbara Yellow pride themselves on offering basic facilities for great value at the White Swan Hotel. But will their guests be happy to pay a supplement for breakfast?
Episode 8 - The Old Mill House
Malcolm and Fiona Piers-Taylor have an alternative approach to their business at The Old Mill House B&B in Bridport, Dorset
Episode 9 - The Brighton Inn
The final visit of this week is to Rachel and Dan's Brighton Inn, where the guests clown around as they learn some circus skills. But some of them are on the offensive...
Episode 10 - Payment Day
An eventful week ends with tears and recriminations as the four sets of B&B owners find out what they've been paid and who won the week's competition
Episode 11 - The Oak
The competition starts at The Oak in Charing, Kent, where new landlady Natalie Palmer is hoping to be crowned best value B&B of the week. But some guests aren't blown away by their extractor fans.
Episode 12 - The White Lady
In the village of Worstead, Norfolk, Dennis Gilligan runs The White Lady, which he claims has a ghostly extra guest that sometimes goes bump in the night
Episode 13 - Cranleigh House
The third visit of the week is to Cranleigh House B&B in Coombe Martin, Devon, where former couple Katherine Armitage and Stewart Johnston offer an alternative experience
Episode 14 - Beaches
In Paignton, on the English Riviera, Mike and Denise Mitchell are the new kids on the block, having only opened the doors to their B&B 'Beaches' a few weeks ago
Episode 15 - Payment Day
The B&B owners come together to confront their rivals and discover what they've been paid and who is to be crowned best value B&B of the week.
Episode 16 - The Old Times Guesthouse
The mother and daughter team of Linda and Kelly Langdown take their guests go-karting. Jo's not taken with the lack of breakfast options and Kelly cuts corners with the hot drink orders.
Episode 17 - The Flower Pot
In Sunbury on Thames owner Simon Bailey and French manager Pierre Cudon offer a stylish stay with a certain je ne sais quoi
Episode 18 - Dolphin Hotel
In Exmouth, Devon Jo Knowles takes her guests paintballing and to a floating restaurant for dinner. Suspicions are aroused over breakfast though.
Episode 19 - Mariners Beachside
In Seaton, Devon, hosts Pat and Nigel pride themselves on their award-winning breakfast. At breakfast, the guests' expectations are high, and Nigel is under pressure to deliver.
Episode 20 - Payment Day
With all the visits over, the B&B owners come together to confront their rivals and discover what they've been paid.
Four in a Bed synopsis
B&B owners throw open their doors and take turns to stay with one another - and pay what they consider fair for their stayEpisode Guide >
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