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 Manor House Inn

The Manor House Inn, Carterway Heads, nr. Consett, Northumberland, DH8 9LX.

Just a short drive from Consett, The Manor House Inn offers cosy accommodation over four well appointed en suite bedrooms. Featuring stunning views over the Derwent Valley, the restaurant serves local specialities such as Northumbrian belly pork.

  • 19th Century

Ternhill Farm House

Ternhill Farm House, Market Drayton, Shropshire, TF9 3PX.

A characterful 18th century Grade II Listed B&B, the award-winning Ternhill Farmhouse sets exceptional standards for both food and accommodation, combining a mix of traditional period features with modern conveniences.

  • 18th Century

Maltsters

Maltsters, Llandaff, Cardiff, Glamorgan, CF5 2DS.

A walk away from Llandaff Cathedral, the Maltsters is rumoured to be the oldest licensed pub in Cardiff. What is certain however, this traditional white-washed inn now offers 5 individually styled bedrooms each with a bath and rain shower.

  • 18th Century

Heywood Hall

Heywood Hall, Denstone, nr. Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, ST14 5HR.

Just a few miles from Alton Towers, this imposing Victorian family home now provides guest accommodation in four spacious and comfortable suites. Heywood Hall also boasts a hot tub and sauna, as well as a picturesque garden in which to relax.

  • 20th Century

Ravenscourt House

Ravenscourt House, Grantown on Spey, Morayshire, PH26 3JG.

A charming Victorian guesthouse boasting period features and modern conveniences within easy reach of the stunning Cairngorms National Park.

  • 19th Century

Ye Old Ferrie Inn

Ye Old Ferrie Inn, Symonds Yat, Herefordshire, HR9 6BL.

Dating from 1473, this beautiful riverside pub stands on the banks of the River Wye and offers cosy accommodation, great food, local ales and cider, all within a friendly atmosphere. Canoeing is available on the river and horse riding can also be arr.

  • 15th Century

The Claremont

The Claremont, Brighton, East Sussex, BN3 2LL.

A stunning 5 star B&B with spacious, stylish en-suite bedrooms moments from the seafront. Enjoy an award-winning breakfast, luxury toiletries and all modern conveniences.

  • 19th Century

Caddon View Country Guest House

Caddon View, Innerleithen, Peeblesshire, EH44 6HH.

A 19th century award-winning hotel, Caddon View in the Scottish Border area of Peeblesshire boasts spacious en-suite accommodation and an intimate restaurant offering fresh local produce. A rural retreat only 40 minutes from Edinburgh.

  • 19th Century

The Saddleworth Hotel

The Saddleworth Hotel, Oldham, Greater Manchester, OL3 5LX.

In a stunning acreage in the picturesque Castleshaw Valley, enjoy opulently designed en-suite bedrooms and a beautifully presented menu accompanied by an extensive wine list. Enjoy the high life by arriving in style in the hotel’s Rolls-Royce or Bentley.

  • 19th Century

Collaig House

Collaig House, Kilchrenan, Taynuilt, Argyll, PA35 1HG.

Two miles from Kilchrenan village, Collaig House provides spacious, modern accommodation and delicious homegrown food. Enjoy beautiful views over Loch Awe while you relax on the terrace. A fantastic rural retreat.

  • 20th Century