Historic Accommodation in London & The Home Counties

Welcome to our selection of historic accommodation in London and the Home Counties. Our listings include historic hotels, cosy inns, country cottages in the Home Counties, apartments in London, bed and breakfast accommodation – even boats to hire for a holiday afloat cruising the Royal River Thames!

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The Pilot Inn

The Pilot Inn, Greenwich, Greater London, SE10 0BE.

Virtually on the steps of the O2 Arena, the 200 year old Pilot Inn blends contemporary comfort with rich history. Built in the early 1800s to serve the local coal workers, it now offers 10 beautiful, boutique bedrooms and a traditional pub restaurant.

  • 19th Century

The Windmill on the Common

The Windmill on the Common, Clapham Common, Greater London, SW4 9DE.

Offering boutique accommodation over 29 stylish en-suite rooms, the historic Windmill stands in the heart of Clapham Common. With two underground stations nearby, Central London is easily accessible. A popular outside bar operates during the summer months

  • 18th Century

The Berkeley

The Berkeley, Knightsbridge, London, SW1X 7RL.

Combining 5-star luxury with an excellent location, The Berkley has been offering sublime service, style and cuisine for more than 100 years. Just a short walk from fashionable Knightsbridge shops and Hyde Park, guests enjoy free use of the health club.

  • 18th Century

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Jenningsbury Farm Cottages – Ash Barn

Hertford, Hertfordshire.

Sleeps 2. These three delightful holiday properties although surrounded by stunning countryside enjoy good train access to the many attractions of London. Very well decorated and furnished, they offer a perfect retreat for couples. Cottage Code: UKC1805.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Two Brewers Hotel

Two Brewers Hotel, Kings Langley, Hertfordshire. WD4 9BS.

The quintessential country pub set across from the village green, the Two Brewers exudes character and charm. Dating back to the 18th century, this countryside retreat offers 20 en suite bedrooms and a renowned restaurant.

  • 18th Century

Bonningtons Stansted B&B

Bonningtons Guest House, Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire. CM22 7SP.

Set in beautiful landscaped gardens, Bonningtons is an historic listed building offering award-winning bed and breakfast accommodation just 2 miles from Bishops Stortford. The three en suite guest rooms are in a converted coachouse, which is separate to the main house.

  • 18th Century

Rigsby`s Guest House

Rigsby`s Guest House, Hertford, Hertfordshire. SG14 1HZ.

Offering just five spacious, luxury en suite rooms, this imposing Georgian building stands in one of the best-rated locations in Hertford. Furnished in period style, all rooms feature digital TVs, iPod docking and wireless internet.

  • 18th Century

Feathers Inn

Feathers Inn, Wadesmill, Hertfordshire. SG12 0TN.

Set on England’s first turnpike (toll road), this well preserved 17th century coaching inn carefully blends original features with modern facilities. The charming restaurant serves a delicious old English menu to compliment the fine wines and real ales.

  • 17th Century

Baker Arms Bayford

Baker Arms, Bayford, Hertfordshire. SG13 8PX.

Set in the quintessentially English village of Bayford, Baker Arms is a family run pub, restaurant and hotel, offering 5 well-appointed rooms for bed & breakfast accommodation. An extensive Chef’s Specials menu is available daily.

  • 19th Century

The George at Baldock

The George at Baldock, Baldock, Hertfordshire. SG7 6AL.

Set on the old Great North Road, this former coaching inn has been recently renovated and now offers 13 stylish bedrooms, and a bright, airy restaurant. Founded by the Knights Templar as a medieval market town, Baldock’s history can be traced back to the 1140s.

  • 15th Century

The White Hart Hotel

The White Hart Hotel, Welwyn, Hertfordshire. AL6 9EN.

Offering 13 spacious bedrooms including 3 boutique rooms, this charming 17th century coaching inn also boasts a comfortable lounge bar and quality restaurant. The restaurant offers a full A la Carte menu as well as bar snacks.

  • 17th Century

Laura Ashley The Manor Elstree

The Manor Elstree, Borehamwood, Hertfordshire. WD6 3RE.

With a history dating back to 1540, this Tudor-style country house hotel is located just 20 minutes by rail from London. The beautifully restored interior including the rooms, suites, bar and fine dining restaurant are all furnished by Laura Ashley.

  • 16th Century

Manor Of Groves Hotel

Manor Of Groves Hotel, Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire

This beautifully restored Georgian manor house hotel has at its heart a history dating back to much early times. The modern 21st century leisure facilities include a wellness centre, golf course and leisure centre, complete with swimming pool, hot tub, gym and solarium.

  • 19th Century