Bed and Breakfasts

Welcome to our handpicked selection of luxury bed and breakfasts, boutique hotels and small historic hotels throughout England, Scotland and Wales. All of the B&B’s listed on these pages are in historic buildings, with some located deep in the countryside and others in historic towns and cities.

New for 2017: We now have an icon next to each B&B stating the age of the building it’s hosted in. Some properties even date back to the medieval era!

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Featured Accommodation

Hever Castle Luxury Bed & Breakfast

Astor Wing, Hever Castle, Edenbridge, Kent, TN8 7NG.

This stunning, 13th century double-moated castle offers luxury B&B accommodation in the Astor Wing of the property. Access to the castle is included in the rate and the gardens can be privately enjoyed by guests after closing. Free WiFi.

  • 13th Century

The Old Lock-Up

The Old Lock Up, North End, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, DE4 4FG.

The building where prisoners once slopped out with buckets now offers the last word in luxury and elegance.

  • 19th Century

Warwick Castle

Warwick Castle, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV34 4QU.

Welcome to Warwick Castle! Today this medieval castle is one of the most visited tourist attractions in England and now offers a choice of accommodation: medieval glamping tents, knight’s village lodges and the romantic Tower Suites in the castle itself.

  • 12th Century

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The Pheasant Inn

The Pheasant Inn, Hungerford, Berkshire, RG17 7AA.

Set beside the old Roman road of Ermin Street, the pet-friendly Pheasant Inn features a traditional restaurant, cosy bar and 11 smart, en-suite bedrooms. Serving delicious food, seven days a week, it lies just minutes from the M4 (junction 14).

  • 18th Century

Waveney House Hotel

Waveney House Hotel, Beccles, Suffolk, NR34 9PL.

The recently renovated Waveney House Hotel dates back to the 16th century, and today offers the perfect blend of luxury and value. A base location for exploring all that East Anglia has to offer.

  • 16th Century

The Hoops Inn Country Hotel

The Hoops Inn Country Hotel, Horns Cross, Bideford, Devon, EX39 5DL.

The Hoops Inn is a 13th century thatched inn steeped in history and full of character. Superior rooms feature antique four-poster or half tester beds and the Mallow Suite also has a gorgeous double jacuzzi!

  • 13th Century

Oak House No.1

Oak House No.1, Tetbury, Gloucestershire, GL8 8EU.

This widely regarded high-quality boutique hotel, offers guests a unique stay in very special surroundings. Set in Tetbury’s finest square, the bedrooms at Oak House have been re-designed to the highest standard and feature a range of bespoke furnishings.

  • 18th Century

The Court House Inn

The Court House Inn, Thrapston, Northamptonshire, NN14 4NF.

Set in the small market town of Thrapston, The Court House Inn features six en-suite bedrooms and a traditional bar. The town, once a seat of petty sessions and county courts, stands at the junction of the A14 and the A45.

  • 16th Century

The Black Horse Fulmer

The Black Horse, Fulmer, nr. Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, SL3 6HD.

A short drive from both Gerrards Cross and Pinewood Studios, the award winning Black Horse public house is situated in the picturesque village of Fulmer. Offering two luxury en suite guest rooms, the restaurant serves a wide-ranging menu.

  • 18th Century

Howton Grove House

Howton Grove House, Wormbridge, nr. Thruxton, Herefordshire, HR2 9DY.

Set in 5 acres of grounds, this elegant period farmhouse provides comfortable en-suite accommodation in two large rooms. Boasting 300 years of history, with its oak exposed beams and open fireplaces, Howton Grove exudes unique character and atmosphere.

  • 18th Century

Mill House Hotel

Mill House Hotel, Swallowfield, Reading, Berkshire, RG7 1PY.

Situated in the picturesque village of Swallowfield, this beautiful Georgian building is set on the banks of the River Loddon. The hotel’s restaurant serves award winning food throughout the day.

  • 18th Century

Old White Hart

Old White Hart, Lyddington, Uppingham, Rutland, LE15 9LR.

Dating from the 17th century, this picturesque country inn is set in the heart of the conservation village of Lyddington amidst the slopes of the Welland Valley. Blending modern comforts with beautiful period features, it is just a short drive from Corby.

  • 17th Century

Ffarm Country House

Ffarm Country House, Betws yn Rhos, Abergele, Conwy, LL22 8AR.

A stunning 18th century Grade II listed building, Ffarm Country House offers spacious, well appointed en-suite bedrooms and a plethora of activities on the doorstep, including a local pub only a few moments walk away!

  • 18th Century