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

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Treherne House – The Malvern Retreat

Treherne House, Malvern, Worcestershire, WR14 3QP.

A multi award-winning B&B offering classically contemporary decor to compliment the property’s heritage. Enjoy extra touches such as I-Gear docking stations, flat screen TVs, a DVD library and luxury toiletries or relax in the charming garden and terrace.

  • 19th Century

Fasbourn Hall

Fasbourn Hall, Stowmarket, Suffolk, IP14 3EB.

Surrounded by beautiful moated gardens, the historic Fasbourn Hall dates from the 15th century. Now offering luxurious accommodation in three en-suite rooms, complete with medieval beams and king sized beds, it sits in the heart of the Suffolk countryside .

  • 15th Century

Bugle Coaching Inn

Bugle Coaching Inn, Yarmouth, Isle of Wight, PO41 0NS.

Set in the market square of the charming and historic town of Yarmouth, The Bugle Coaching Inn dates from the 16th century. Offering 7 fully refurbished en-suite rooms, the resident chef will cater for your every need from breakfast through to dinner.

  • 16th Century

The Grafton Boutique B&B

The Grafton Boutique B&B, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG1 5EJ.

A boutique townhouse just minutes away from the heart of the historic spa town of Harrogate. The Grafton B&B offers spacious, luxuriously decorated bedrooms, and a cosy lounge bar, complete with an open-fire to relax beside.

  • 18th Century

Loch Ness Lodge Hotel

Loch Ness Lodge, Drumnadrochit, Loch Ness, Highlands, IV63 6TU.

Enjoy warm hospitality at this traditional 18th century Highlands retreat which sits next to one of the most famous lakes in the world. Offering rooms rich in character and traditional charm, the restaurant serves carefully prepared Scottish produce.

  • 18th Century

The Dragon House Hotel

The Dragon House Hotel, Bilbrook, Minehead, Somerset, TA24 6HQ.

Dating back to the 20th century, this quaint country house hotel near Exmoor offers well appointed en-suite accommodation with charming period features and a tasty menu comprising fresh local produce.

  • 20th Century

St Johns House

St Johns House, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 6PB.

Carefully restored, this 17th century Regency House and stables now offers nine individually styled guest rooms, all dressed with the very finest Egyptian cotton. Set in the heart of the old Mecian city of Lichfield, just a short stroll from the Cathedral

  • 17th Century

Saltcote Place

Saltcote Place, Rye, East Sussex, TN31 7NR.

Built in 1905 in the Queen Anne style, this country mansion offers luxurious bed and breakfast accommodation less than a mile from the historic Cinque Port of Rye. Many of the en-suite rooms enjoy views over the extensive grounds and Camber Sands.

  • 20th Century

The Manor Guest House

The Manor Guest House, Cheadle, Staffordshire, ST10 1NZ.

Situated only 5 miles from the ever popular Alton Towers Theme Park, this four star guest house boasts modern rooms with flatscreen TV’s and Wifi, as well as a restaurant serving freshly prepared food.

  • 18th Century

Eleven Didsbury Park Hotel

Eleven Didsbury Park Hotel, Didsbury, Greater Manchester, M20 5LJ.

Located in the heart of the leafy Manchester suburb of Didsbury, this elegant Victorian Townhouse offers 20 individually designed en suite bedrooms. Set within a tranquil walled garden, a short drive from both Manchester Airport and the city centre.

  • 19th Century