Historic Hotels in East Anglia

Browse through our selection of historic hotels in the East of England and East Anglia. Relax in a country house hotel in Suffolk, enjoy a round of golf at a country club in Cambridgeshire or pamper yourself with an luxury spa hotel break. From the imposing Washingborough Hall Hotel to the equally luxurious Swan Hotel at Lavenham, we’ve handpicked the best historic hotels in Norfolk, the Norfolk Broads, Suffolk, Bedfordshire and Cambridgeshire.

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Hintlesham Hall Hotel

Hintlesham Hall Hotel, Hintlesham, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP8 3NS.

Nestled in 175 acres of rolling Suffolk countryside, Hintlesham Hall is an imposing grade one listed, Elizabethan manor house. Today the hotel offers 32 individually, decorated bedrooms, a pool, award winning wine cellar, fine dining restaurant and a gym.

  • 15th Century

Champneys Henlow

Champneys Henlow, Henlow, Bedfordshire, SG16 6DB.

Set in a historic country house in rural Bedfordshire, this adults-only resort features the famous Champneys Spa, with a grand swimming pool and sauna. Nestling in 150 acres of parkland, this exclusive spa hotel offers bespoke therapies and treatments.

  • 18th Century

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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

Seckford Hall Hotel

Seckford Hall Hotel, Woodbridge, Suffolk, IP13 6NU.

Seckford Hall is a historic hotel boasting features such as Tudor arches, beautiful gardens, and most importantly, luxury four star accommodation. The oak panelled dining room is perfect for a relaxing and romantic evening meal.

  • 16th Century

Quy Mill Hotel & Spa

Quy Mill, Stow-Cum-Quy, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB25 9AF.

This wonderfully secluded, grade II listed former watermill now offers 51 en suite rooms, some with four poster beds and spa baths. First mentioned in the Domesday Book.of 1086, today guests can enjoy award winning dining from the 2 AA Rosette kitchen.

  • 11th Century

Crown and Castle

Crown and Castle, Orford, Suffolk, IP12 2LJ.

Just metres away from the magnificent 12th century Orford Castle, the Crown and Castle offers 21 elegant bedrooms and an award winning bistro. Set in the pretty village of Orford, on the beautiful Suffolk coast, convenient for the Sutton Hoo exhibition.

  • 16th Century

Woburn Hotel

Woburn Hotel, Woburn, Bedfordshire, MK17 9PX.

With easy access to the M1, this charming 18th century country house is peacefully set in picturesque Woburn village. Part of the Duke of Bedford’s Estate, the hotel offers well furnished en-suite rooms and an excellent 2 AA rosette restaurant.

  • 18th Century

The Old Rectory Restaurant with Rooms

The Old Rectory, Norwich, Norfolk, NR7 0HF.

This delightful, Grade II listed Georgian country house hotel lies on the eastern fringe of Norwich city and features an award winning restaurant. With 8 beautiful, unique rooms it is set in quiet gardens with a swimming pool (open from Easter to Sept).

  • 18th Century

George Hotel

George Hotel, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, PE29 3AB.

George Hotel was once the home of Oliver Cromwell’s grandfather! Today this is a historic inn with elegant rooms and free WiFi. There is also a restaurant serving good home-cooked British food.

  • 17th Century

Barnsdale Hall Hotel

Barnsdale Hall Hotel, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 8AB.

Featuring breathtaking views of Rutland Water, Barnsdale Hall Hotel dates back to 1890. Originally built as a hunting lodge, today it offers an AA Rosette restaurant, as well as extensive spa and leisure facilities.

  • 19th Century

Tuddenham Mill Luxury Boutique Hotel

Tuddenham Mill, Newmarket, Suffolk, IP28 6SQ.

This converted mill is set in an idyllic 12-acre rural setting near Newmarket and Cambridge. The fifteen refurbished rooms are wonderfully furnished with Italian-style furniture and Egyptian cotton sheets. In the summer enjoy breakfast on the terrace.

  • 18th Century

Congham Hall Hotel & Spa

Congham Hall, Congham, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE32 1AH.

Congham Hall is an elegant Georgian Manor House just one hour’s drive from Norwich. Set in acres of beautiful parkland, the hotel has twenty elegant bedrooms and suites. The Orangery restaurant overlooks the gardens and serves good food.

  • 18th Century