Historic Accommodation in Middle England

The beautiful Peak District offers excellent opportunities for walking and rambling amidst spectacular scenery. Visit the magnificent stately homes of the Dukeries. And of course, for those white knuckle rides, Alton Towers is the place to go! Choose a B&B, country hotel or cosy cottage as your base in Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire or Lincolnshire.

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Henley Cottage

The Acton Scott Estate, nr. Church Stretton, .

Sleeps 5. A holiday cottage with a difference, Henley Cottage invites you to step back in time. The decor throughout is exactly as it would have been for the cottage’s 19th century inhabitants, complete with cast-iron kitchen range & fireside tin bath. Cottage Code: ROO4.

  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Garden Hotel

The Garden Hotel, Uppingham, Rutland, LE15 9QD.

Set in Uppingham, a market town between Leicester and Peterborough, this cosy guesthouse has a quirky, traditional decor. Soak up the sun in the lovely garden, drink in hand (courtesy of the hotel bar!) or enjoy more active pursuits at nearby Rutland Water.

  • 18th Century

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West Retford Hotel

West Retford Hotel, Retford, Nottinghamshire, DN22 7XG.

This beautiful manor house is set in four acres of landscaped gardens and dates back to the 1700’s. Enjoy a drink in the Chatsworth Bar before taking dinner in the hotel’s luxurious restaurant. Easily accessed from both the A1 and M1.

  • 18th Century

George Hotel

Geroge Hotel, Hathersage, Derbyshire, S32 1BB.

A 500 year old former coaching inn, this highly rated hotel now features contemporary décor and an award winning restaurant. Set in the picturesque village of Hathersage, the George offers friendly and unobtrusive service, with en-suite rooms and Wi-Fi.

  • 15th Century

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

Macdonald Ansty Hall

Ansty Hall, Ansty, nr. Coventry, West Midlands, CV7 9HZ.

Set in 8 acres of beautiful gardens in a small Warwickshire village, Ansty Hall Hotel offers both breathtaking scenery and fine facilities. With 62 spacious rooms and an awarded winning restaurant, it lies just a short drive from Lady Godiva’s Coventry.

  • 17th Century

Colwick Hall Hotel

Colwick Hall Hotel, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG2 4BH.

Colwick Hall is one of Nottingham’s finest Country Houses and is set in over sixty acres of parkland. It was once the ancestral home of Lord Byron and is now a four star hotel with luxurious bedrooms and an award winning restaurant.

  • 18th Century

Batemans Mill Hotel & Restaurant

Batemans Mill Hotel, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S42 6AE.

This beautifully converted 18th century mill offers individually decorated rooms with private en-suite bathrooms and award-winning food. The British Steakhouse Restaurant serves locally sourced produce, along with an extensive selection of world wines.

  • 18th Century

Ye Olde Bell Hotel

Ye Olde Bell Hotel, Barnby Moor, Retford, Nottinghamshire, DN22 8QS.

Boasting good access to the motorway, road and rail networks, this 17th century coaching inn blends traditional period features with modern comforts. The bistro serves international cuisine, with a classic British menu available in the restaurant.

  • 17th Century

Hollin Hall Country House Hotel

Hollin Hall Country House Hotel, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK10 5BG.

Nestled in the Serene Valley this grand Victorian building sits on the edge of the Peak District. With 58 distinctive and individually designed bedrooms, this charming 3-star hotel is full of modern amenities, including free WiFi and 24 hour room service.

  • 19th Century

Normanton Park Hotel

Normanton Park Hotel, Normanton, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 8RP.

This luxurious hotel offers a quaint charm of elegance and an old English aristocratic feel. Boasting excellent food and beautiful water view accommodation, it stands within extensive 18th century parkland on the shores of Rutland Water.

  • 18th Century

Makeney Hall

Makeney Hall Hotel, Milford, Belper, Derbyshire, DE56 0RS.

On the doorstep of the Peak District and just a short drive from Derby, this former Victorian country mansion retains many charming period features. Set in extensive landscaped gardens, Makeney Hall now offers 46 elegantly decorated bedrooms.

  • 19th Century