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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Just So Cottage

Just So Cottage, Winslow, nr. Buckingham, Buckinghamshire, MK18 3AJ.

With its original oak beams and floors, this listed historic building is more than 400 years old. Decorated to the highest standards and presented with quality period furniture, the three bedrooms at Just So Cottage feature luxury en suite bathrooms.

  • 16th Century

Austons Down Farm

Austons Down, Claverdon, Warwickshire, CV35 8PQ.

Set in an extensive, beautifully tended acreage, Austons Down offers spacious, restful accommodation only a short drive from some of Warwickshire’s most famous sites; Shakespeare’s Stratford upon Avon and historic Warwick Castle.

  • 20th Century

Church Hill Farm B&B

Church Hill Farm B&B, Lighthorne, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV35 0AR.

A charming, traditional farmhouse which is ideally located for exploring the beautiful Warwickshire countryside. Enjoy a fresh, plentiful breakfast and light and airy accommodation.

  • 15th Century

Crown and Horns

Crown and Horns, East Ilsley, Berkshire, , RG20 7LH.

With its 11 individually designed en-suite rooms, the 18th century Crown and Horns country inn is the ideal stop over for both business and leisure travellers. With classic pub food served daily, enjoy daily specials in the courtyard garden when the weather permits.

  • 18th Century

Walford Court

Walford Court, Walford, nr. Leintwardine, Shropshire, SY7 0JT.

Dating back 500 years, this beautiful old house offers sumptuous B&B accommodation in two very roomy suites and a very large double room, all en-suite. Originally built as a courthouse, it exudes charm and character, with its deep oak beams and carvings.

  • 16th Century

Bage Pool

Bage Pool, Dorstone, nr. Bredwardine, Hereford, HR3 5SU.

Dating from the mid-16th century, this timber framed farmhouse offers two spacious, elegantly designed rooms with private bathrooms. Enjoying views over the rolling Golden Valley, Hay-on-Wye and historic Hereford are just a short drive away.

  • 16th Century

The White Lion Inn

The White Lion Inn, Hampton in Arden, nr. Solihull, West Midlands, B92 0AA.

Set in a 17th century inn, the White Lion offers nine stylish en-suite rooms, together with real ale, fine wines and great food. Just a short drive from both Birmingham Airport and the NEC, it stands in the small village of Hampton in Arden.

  • 17th Century

The Compton Swan

The Compton Swan, Compton, nr. Newbury, Berkshire, RG20 6NJ.

Located close to the Berkshire / Oxfordshire border, The Compton Swan features high-quality dining and stylish accommodation in 6 en-suite rooms. Enjoy summer drinks in the large pub garden, or simply relax beside the open fire in the library area.

  • 17th Century

Blenheim House

Main Street, Etwall, Derbyshire, DE65 6LP.

A restaurant with rooms, the 17th century Blenheim House is situated in sleepy Etwall. There are nine en-suite rooms including two romantic suites. Blenheim House offers an open fire in the bar and restaurant, a superb menu, real ales and fine wines.

  • 17th Century

The Old Hall Country House

The Old Hall Country House, Madeley, Cheshire, CW3 9DX.

Set on the Cheshire / Staffordshire border, within the charming village of Madeley, this 16th century timber-framed country house was originally constructed in the shape of a cross. It now offers luxury B&B accommodation in 4 elegantly furnished rooms.

  • 16th Century