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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The Stables

Chartridge, Buckinghamshire.

Sleeps 4. This detached holiday property has been converted to a very good standard in the grounds of a 250-acre working farm which stocks cattle and occasionally, sheep. Situated in a small hamlet with a good network of footpaths and lovely scenery. Cottage Code: 15958.

  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Suffolk House Annexe

Harrow, Greater London.

Sleeps 6. Located in a quiet residential part of the exclusive area of Harrow-on-the-Hill, this delightful period annexe retains some charming features such as beams, tiled floor and open fire. London is just a 25 minute train ride away. Cottage Code: 23460.

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

The Barn at Nash’s Farm

South Godstone, Surrey.

Sleeps 7. Set in the countryside, this sympathetically converted barn offers beautifully furnished and very comfortable accommodation. On a country road just a mile from the village, London is easily accessible by car or train in under an hour. Cottage Code: PD6.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century

The Cottage

nr. Haslemere, South Downs Nat Park, Surrey.

Sleeps 10. Set in a quintessential English village, this 18th century former barn has been lovingly renovated to preserve many original features, including exposed stone walls, flagstone flooring and beams. Outside, there is a heated games room. Cottage Code: PKKH.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century

Sapperton Cottage

Peaslake, nr. Guildford, Surrey.

Sleeps 4. Nestling in the heart of the stunning Surrey Hills, just an hour from central London, this comfortable detached holiday cottage is an ideal retreat for exploring the area, and perfect for keen walkers. With lawned garden and shared tennis court. Cottage Code: PEEH.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th 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

Kings Arms Hotel

Kings Arms Hotel, Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, HP4 3HL.

Located on the High Street in the historic market town of Berkhamsted, this 18th century former coaching inn now offers 14 luxury en-suite bedrooms and a stylish bar. The elegant restaurant serves the very best of local produce from an innovative menu.

  • 17th Century

The Swan Inn

The Swan Inn, Midhurst, West Sussex, GU29 9PB.

This traditional coaching inn has been welcoming weary travellers since the 15th century. Set in the historic Sussex market town of Midhurst, the Swan retains much of its antique charm with three well equipped and very comfortable en suite bedrooms.

  • 15th Century