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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Broomhall Castle

Long Row, Stirling, Stirlingshire, FK11 7EA.

The 19th century Broomhall Castle is set on the slopes of Ochil Hill just 5 miles from Stirling. The Castle offers charming en-suite guest rooms, some with four poster beds, and enjoys fine views of Stirling Castle and the Wallace Monument.

  • 15th Century

Burnhouse Manor Hotel

Burnhouse Manor Hotel, Beith, Ayrshire, KA15 1LJ.

This hotel is all about the location, as it is surrounded by some of Scotland’s most unspoilt countryside. With only 9 bedrooms, this is a true ‘get away from it all’ retreat with its charm and hospitality.

  • 19th Century

Eshott Hall

Eshott Hall, Morpeth, Northumberland, NE65 9EN.

Built in the 1600’s, Eshott Hall offers stunning, well appointed suite-style bedrooms and elegant communal areas. Enjoy a stroll around the beautiful grounds and sample the superb menu full of local ingredients, some of which are straight from the garden!

  • 17th Century

Hotel La Place

Hotel La Place, La Haule, St Brelade, Jersey, JE3 8BT.

Hotel La Place is a lovely four star hotel on the island of Jersey boasting an outdoor swimming pool. It has recently undergone a refurbishment and offers luxurious accommodation as well as a high quality of service.

  • 17th Century

The Old Government House Hotel

The Old Government House Hotel, St Peter Port, Guernsey , GY1 2NU.

Known locally as the ‘OGH’, this is the leading hotel on the island of Guernsey. As well as the 4 star rated rooms and offers two restaurants, the property also has a health club and spa. Situated in the heart of St Peter Port.

  • 18th Century

Chateau La Chaire

Chateau La Chaire, St Martin, Jersey, JE3 6AJ.

Chateau La Chaire is recognised by the AA as one of the finest small hotels in the British Isles. The property has been furnished with genuine antiques and original paintings to create a wonderful, historic atmosphere.

Dalmeny Park Country House Hotel

Dalmeny Park, Barrhead, Glasgow, G78 1LG.

A warm, friendly welcome awaits you at this peaceful, restored mansion house nestling in several acres of beautifully manicured gardens and grounds. Relaxed informal dining in the intimate Tudor Gallery Bistro…

Trehellas Country House Hotel

Trehellas House, Washaway, Cornwall, PL30 3AD.

This lovely, family owned former courthouse dates back to the early 1700’s. With 11 bedrooms, this hotel & restaurant is situated in the heart of Cornwall and is perfect for walking, cycling and exploring all that the county has to offer.

Longueville Manor

Longueville Manor, St. Saviour, Jersey, JE2 7WF.

This five star, 14th century manor house boasts an outdoor swimming pool and a 3 AA-Rosette restaurant. Set in 15 acres of private woodland, Longueville also features a tennis court and croquet lawn. Conveniently situated for St Helier Beach and marina.

  • 14th Century

Luton Hoo Hotel, Golf and Spa

Luton Hoo Hotel, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 3TQ.

Once hosting Queen Elizabeth II, Luton Hoo Hotel is an elegant four star hotel within easy reach of London. Fine dining, elegant rooms, landscaped gardens (by ‘Capability’ Brown), a luxury spa with indoor pool, sauna and golf course.

  • 18th Century