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 Old Hall Country House

The Old Hall Country House, Madeley, Cheshire, CW3 9DX.

Set on the Cheshire / Staffordshire border, within the charming village of Madeley, this 16th century timber-framed country house was originally constructed in the shape of a cross. It now offers luxury B&B accommodation in 4 elegantly furnished rooms.

  • 16th Century

Houseboat Harbourside View

Houseboat Harbourside View, Bembridge, Isle of Wight, PO35 5NS.

Moored on Bembridge harbour, this distinctively different luxury bed and breakfast accommodation includes a master suite that features a large balcony and whirlpool bath. Tuck in to your full English breakfast whilst enjoying the fantastic sea views

  • 19th Century

Cornfields

Cornfields, Roothams Green, Colmworth, Bedfordshire, MK44 2NJ.

Dating back to the 16th century, this charming former village inn retains traditional features and decor with all modern conveniences. Enjoy king size and four poster beds and a stunning al a carte restaurant in a beautifully scenic location.

  • 16th Century

George & Falcon

George & Falcon, Warnford, Hampshire, SO32 3LB.

Set in the picturesque village of Warnford within easy distance of Winchester, this 16th century country inn and restaurant blends traditional character with an urban, modern twist. Decorated to a very high standard, there are six en-suite rooms.

  • 16th Century

Bron-Y-Graig

Bron-Y-Graig, Corwen, Clwyd, LL21 0DR.

Dating back to the late Victorian era, Bron-y-Graig offers spacious en-suite accommodation surrounded by terraced gardens and woodlands. Activities include canoeing and hiking, or for the more relaxed visitor a wee dram in the bar may be preferable!

  • 19th Century

Orles Barn

Orles Barn, Wilton, nr. Ross on Wye, Herefordshire, HR9 6AE.

Dating from the 17th century, Orles Barn Restaurant with Rooms features six modern en-suite bedrooms that reflect the character and history of the building. A short stroll from the picturesque market town of Ross-on-Wye, the restaurant has 2 AA Rosettes.

  • 17th Century

The Bull at Great Totham

The Bull, Great Totham, nr. Maldon, Essex, CM9 8NH.

Set between Chelmsford and Colchester, this 16th century coaching inn features an award winning restaurant, pretty gardens and four luxurious en-suite rooms. Enjoy the range of real ales, the cellar of fine wines and the traditional cooked breakfasts.

  • 16th Century

The Lion Inn

The Lion Inn, Gwytherin Hiraethog, Conwy, LL22 8UU.

Dating back to the 17th century, this charming country inn is set in the historic village of Gwytherin and boasts contemporary, en-suite bedrooms with stunning views. Enjoy a full Welsh breakfast or evening meal made from the freshest local ingredients.

  • 17th Century

Allington Manor

Allington Manor, Allington, nr. Grantham, Lincolnshire, NG32 2DH.

Offering luxurious accommodation and excellent breakfasts in the surroundings of a listed Jacobean building, this beautiful B&B lies in a peaceful Lincolnshire village on the edge of the Vale of Belvoir, Dating from 1450 it retains many original features.

  • 15th Century

West Arms Hotel

West Arms Hotel, Llanarmon Dyffryn-Ceiriog, Clwyd, LL20 7LD.

A 16th century hotel situated in the beautiful Ceiriog valley with wealth of charm and character. The bedrooms are all of 4 star quality, and the restaurant has been awarded numerous awards. The lounge bar has a great fireplace to cosy up next to.

  • 16th Century