Historic Hotels

Welcome to our selection of country houses and historic hotels across the UK. All the hotels listed are in heritage buildings, some are located deep in the countryside, some in in our historic towns and cities such as London, Bath and Manchester.

Whether you are looking for a sleepy manor house hotel to relax in, a spa break in a listed heritage hotel, or an action-packed weekend break offering all types of sports and activities – golf, shooting, fishing – you will find something here for you.

Simply scroll down to browse our selection of country house hotels. Alternatively, you can use the search box above to search by town, city or county.

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The Great House Hotel

The Great House Hotel, Lavenham, Suffolk, CO10 9QZ.

Built in the 14th and 15th centuries, The Great House had its imposing Georgian façade added in the 18th century to keep up with the times. Nowadays, The Great House is one of the finest small boutique hotels in Britain with a renowned restaurant.

  • 14th Century

Littlecote House Hotel

Littlecote House, Hungerford, Berkshire, RG17 OSU.

Dreamily beautiful historic Littlecote House has hosted both King Charles II and Queen Elizabeth I. Perfect for a romantic break for two as no children are allowed!

  • 13th Century

Rubens at the Palace

Rubens at the Palace, Westminster, London, SW1W 0PS.

Rubens at the Palace is a four star hotel situated opposite Buckingham Palace. Time your visit appropriately to watch – from the hotel’s lounge – the royal horses coming out of the Royal Mews.

  • 18th Century

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Hotel du Vin Cambridge

Hotel du Vin, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2 1QA.

Hotel du Vin is ideally located in the centre of Cambridge and boasts 41 bedrooms and suites. Facilities include a French-style cellar bar & bistro, eclectic furnishings, Egyptian linen, monsoon-like showers and handsprung mattresses.

  • 19th Century

The Manor

The Manor, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 7JG.

The five-star Manor features 10 unique and individually designed bedrooms, all enjoy private en-suite shower rooms and scenic views of the surrounding countryside. The popular restaurant boasts an open theatre kitchen and serves a seasonal menu.

  • 20th Century

The Royal Glen Hotel

The Royal Glen Hotel, Sidmouth, Devon, EX10 8RW.

The Grade I listed Royal Glen is situated just yards from Sidmouth’s famous Esplanade. Built in the 1500’s, the hotel boasts an indoor heated swimming pool and a restaurant serving the best of local produce.

  • 16th Century

The Pheasant Hotel

The Pheasant Hotel, Kelling, nr. Sheringham, Norfolk, NR25 7EG.

Set in picturesque countryside on the North Norfolk Coast, the award winning Pheasant Hotel and Restaurant is just a short stroll from the nearest beach. This pretty Georgian country house hotel offers 32 luxuriously decorated, en suite rooms.

  • 18th Century

Jolyons @ No.10

Jolyons @ No.10, Cardiff, Glamorgan, CF11 9LJ.

Just a short stroll from the hustle and bustle of the vibrant city centre, this carefully restored Victorian townhouse now features 21 elegant, individually styled bedrooms. The restaurant serves a varied menu featuring locally sourced ingredients.

  • 19th Century

The Wight Mouse Inn

The Wight Mouse Inn, Chale, Isle of Wight, PO38 2HA.

Featuring spectacular views over the English Channel, the 17th century Wight Mouse Inn is peacefully set in the village of Chale, a short drive from Ventnor. With spectacular coastal walks all around, the 10 en-suite rooms enjoy a sea or woodland view.

  • 17th Century

Redworth Hall Hotel

Redworth Hall Hotel, Redworth, Newton Aycliffe, Co. Durham, DL5 6NL.

A beautiful Elizabethan hotel standing in 150 acres of peaceful woodland in County Durham. Lots of original features have been retained, including the magnificent Great Hall and an ornate staircase. Only 8 miles from Darlington.

  • 17th Century

Hotel Victoria

Hotel Victoria, Newquay, Cornwall, TR7 1DB.

Hotel Victoria is situated in Newquay’s vibrant town centre and is perfect for a seaside break. The hotel boasts two popular restaurants as well as leisure facilities including an indoor swimming pool, gym, spa bath and sauna.

  • 19th Century

Ston Easton Park

Ston Easton Park, Ston Easton, Bath, Somerset, BA3 4DF.

This stunning mansion house hotel is set in a romantic estate that exudes elegance. Some bedrooms feature four-poster beds, and there is a croquet lawn in the gardens. Within easy reach of Bath, Bristol and Shepton Mallet.

  • 18th Century

White Hart Inn

White Hart Inn, Ufford, Cambridgeshire, PE9 3BH.

Serving food produced on its own farm, this traditional stone built 17th century inn offers an attractive mix of original features and modern comforts. Set in the pretty village Ufford, just 5 miles from the picturesque town of Stamford.

  • 17th Century