Historic B&Bs in the Heart of England

Choose a bed and breakfast in Shakespeare’s Stratford-upon-Avon, a small country hotel in Herefordshire’s black and white villages or a restaurant with rooms in the quintessentially English Cotswolds. Browse through our selection of B&Bs, restaurants with rooms and small boutique hotels in the Cotswolds, Shropshire, Warwickshire, Herefordshire, Worcestershire and the Welsh Borders.

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Gilberts End Farm

Gilberts End Farm, Upton upton Severn, Malvern, Worcestershire, WR8 0AR.

This B&B is set in a grade II listed farmhouse and benefits from some spectacular views over the Malvern Hills. All rooms come with a flat screen TV, DVD player and free wireless internet access. Upton-upon-Severn is less than 10 minutes away by car.

  • 15th Century

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Cardynham House

Cardynham House, Painswick, Gloucestershire, GL6 6XX.

Dating back to the 15th century, this characterful B&B boasts sumptuous, uniquely styled en-suite accommodation and a plentiful breakfast in the charming Cotswolds town of Painswick.

  • 15th 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

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

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

Wethele Manor

Wethele Manor, Weston Under Wetherley, Warwickshire, CV33 9BZ.

A lovely 16th century farmhouse set on an extensive acreage in the heart of Warwickshire. Take a stroll in the orchard or gardens before enjoying the relaxing en-suite accommodation which has been restored to reflect the character of the property.

Whispering Cottages Bed and Breakfast

Whispering Cottages, Nuneham Courtenay, Waterstock, Oxfordshire, OX44 9NX.

Just a short drive from historic Oxford, Whispering Cottages is set within the peaceful village of Nuneham Courtenay. Each en suite room feaures a TV and terrace with a garden view. Fresh local produce are used to prepare the hearty English breakfasts.

  • 19th Century

The Littleton Arms

The Littleton Arms, Penkridge, nr. Cannock, Staffordshire, ST19 5AL.

Set in the historic Staffordshire village of Penkridge, this recently refurbished former coaching inn has been welcoming weary travellers since the 17th century. With 10 luxury boutique en suite rooms on offer, the restaurant serves a seasonal menu.

  • 17th Century

Portway Inn

Portway Inn, Staunton on Wye, Herefordshire, HR4 7NH.

Set amidst the cider orchards between Hereford and Hay-on-Wye, this charming 16th century country inn has been lovingly restored and now offers 9 en suite rooms. The stylish restaurant enjoys views over the garden and serves a seasonal menu

  • 16th Century

The Crewe Arms

The Crewe Arms, Hinton in the Hedges, nr. Brackley, Northamptonshire, NN13 5NF.

This 15th century traditional country pub is set in the picturesque Northamptonshire village of Hinton in the Hedges, close to the Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire border. The two well appointed en suite rooms have been refurbished to a high standard.

  • 15th 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