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 Jug And Bottle

The Jug And Bottle, Heswall, Wirral, Mreseyside, CH60 4RH.

Originally built in the 1880s, The Jug and Bottle is a traditional country-style pub with six modern en suite guest rooms. Serving delicious homemade food seven days a week, it provides an excellent base for walkers exploring the Wirral Way and coastline.

  • 19th Century

Woodleys Farmhouse

Woodleys Farmhouse, Woburn Sands, Buckinghamshire, MK17 8DE.

Close to the picturesque town of Woburn Sands, this traditional farmhouse bed and breakfast offers four well proportioned bedrooms with either en-suite, or private bathrooms. Milton Keynes is just a short drive away, as is the WWII Bletchley Park museum.

The Strathardle Inn

The Strathardle Inn, Kirkmichael, Perthshire, PH10 7NS.

Nestled in the beautiful Perthshire countryside, this comfortable inn serves some great home cooked food, a wide selection of drinks, as well as 8 well decorated rooms. Easy access to Perth, Dundee and St Andrews.

  • 19th Century

Lichfield House

Lichfield House, Brighton, East Sussex, BN3 1AN.

Lichfield House is a grade II listed Georgian Town House situated in just 150 from the seafront within the fashionable area of historic Brunswick, just a 15 minute walk from the centre of Brighton.

  • 18th Century

Huntingdon House Hotel

Huntingdon House Hotel, Dumfries, Scottish Borders, DG1 1LZ.

This 19th century sandstone house makes a wonderful base for exploring Dumfries & Galloway. The property is family run and features 8 well appointed bedrooms, as well as free WiFi internet.

  • 19th Century

The Royal An Lochan

The Royal An Lochan, Tighnabruaich, Argyll, PA21 2BE.

The Royal an Lochan Hotel enjoys a beachside setting in the picturesque village of Tighnabruaich, and offers a restaurant with local seafood and rooms with sea views. There are real wooden floors, cosy leather sofas and real log fires.

  • 19th Century

The Barns at Thorpe Market

Thorpe Market, Norwich, Norfolk, NR11 8TP.

This cosy barn conversion in the small village of Thorpe Market in Norfolk provides a tranquil setting complete with a private courtyard and en-suite bedrooms featuring flat screen televisions and luxury toiletries.

  • 18th Century

The New Inn

The New Inn, Marsden, nr. Huddersfield, West Yorkshire.

Warmly welcoming guests since 1787, The New Inn country pub and restaurant, now offers six beautifully renovated en suite rooms, some of which feature four-poster beds and whirlpool baths. Located in the village of Marsden, between Leeds and Manchester.

  • 18th Century

Springfield House

Springfield House, Coleshill, nr. Birmingham, Warwickshire.

A delightful 18th century guest house set in the heart of the West Midlands. Enjoy comfy en-suite accommodation with modern jacuzzi and whirlpool baths and a hearty cooked breakfast.

  • 18th Century

17 Burgate

17 Burgate, Pickering, North Yorkshire, YO18 7AU.

Enjoy afternoon tea on arrival at this multi award-winning townhouse famous for its unparalleled customer service. Relax in front of the log fire or prop up the bar before exploring nearby York castle or historic Whitby.

  • 18th Century