Historic Accommodation in North East England

Amongst some of the most beautiful and unspoilt countryside and coastline in England, you will find many reminders of the history of this area such as Hadrian’s Wall, castles, cathedrals etc. Cross the causeway and visit 7th Century Holy Island (Lindisfarne). Take a trip into Durham City with its ancient castle and cathedral, now a World Heritage Site. Explore the North Yorkshire National Park and the Dales; visit the atmospheric village of Haworth, home of the Brontë sisters. Explore the fascinating city of York with its Minster, many historic buildings and museums.

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Swinton Park

Swinton Park, Masham, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 4JH.

An exclusive 31 bedroom luxury castle hotel, Swinton Park is a Grade II listed building, dating from the 1600’s. Lavishly furnished, this is a unique opportunity to enjoy a stately home experience in one of the highest rated hotels in Yorkshire.

  • 17th Century

The Old Folly

The Old Folly, Hunmanby, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 2. Built in the early 1800’s as a ruin, today this gatehouse has been converted into a wonderful and unique set of two holiday homes. Perfect for exploring the North Yorkshire Moors and coastline (Filey is only 3 miles away). Cottage Code: IJQ.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Eshott Hall

Eshott Hall, Morpeth, Northumberland, NE65 9EN.

Built in the 1600’s, Eshott Hall offers stunning, well appointed suite-style bedrooms and elegant communal areas. Enjoy a stroll around the beautiful grounds and sample the superb menu full of local ingredients, some of which are straight from the garden!

  • 17th Century

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Driftwood

Craster, Northumberland.

Sleeps 4. Occupying a delightful position in the picturesque coastal village of Craster, this former fisherman’s stone cottage dates from the 1800s. Comfortably furnished and well equipped, it offers extensive harbour views from the decked area. Cottage Code: 13104.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Fenham-le-Moor Cottages – Sandpipers

Fenham-le-Moor, nr. Belford, Northumberland.

Sleeps 4. Quietly set with views out to sea, these two pretty, single-storey, stone barns have been lovingly converted to provide comfortable and tastefully furnished accommodation. Follow the link below to view both properties at this location. Cottage Code: 12807.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Carr House

Cayton, Scarborough, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 9. Relax in the spacious spa hot tub situated on the patio of this large single-storey detached holiday property. Set on a farm in a peaceful location, the white sandy beach at Cayton Bay is just 1½ miles and Scarborough is but 4 miles away. Cottage Code: IJZ.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

The Water Castle

Newton, nr. Corbridge, Northumberland.

Sleeps 4. This restored former water tower offers an unusual holiday home with a peaceful contemporary feel. Set in 1-acre of natural woodland grounds with a large lawned garden, it is close to the charming village of Corbridge. Cottage Code: MTT.

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

Station Court

Hornsea, East Yorkshire.

Sleeps 3. Just a short walk from the golden sandy beach and promenade, this fascinating single storey holiday home has been carefully converted from the waiting room of a former railway station. Ideally located to explore the delights of historic Hornsea. Cottage Code: W40958.

  • Close to Sea
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

White Cottage

Whitby, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 4. Dating from the 16th century, this traditional holiday cottage features delightful sea and harbour views from its private enclosed courtyard garden and patio. Ideally located for exploring the cobbled streets and alleyways of Whitby. Cottage Code: 23165.

  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 16th Century

Red House

Scarborough, Yorkshire.

Sleeps 10. Enjoying stunning views over Scarborough Bay, this large holiday property extends over three floors, with a large games room complete with pool table. Set in extensive landscaped grounds, this imposing house dates back to 1860. Cottage Code: 27936.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century
  • Piano

Eversfield

Goathland, nr. Whitby, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 12. Dating from the Edwardian era, this well-appointed and distinctive country house overlooks Goathland village common in the heart of the North Yorkshire Moors National Park. Retaining many original features, it also boasts a games room and sauna. Cottage Code: IDO.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

End House

Flixton, nr. Scarborough, Yorkshire.

Sleeps 11. Just a short drive from the golden sands of Cayton Bay, this spacious and extremely comfortable holiday home boasts views over the lovely Yorkshire Wolds. With its own stunning indoor heated swimming pool, Filey is just 6 miles away. Cottage Code: E3372.

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

Woodsmill Quay

Skeldergate, York, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 3. With wonderful views over the River Ouse, this converted mill offers the rare opportunity to stay in historic York. Beautifully furnished and co-ordinated, it lies a few minutes’ walk from York’s world-famous sights and activities. Cottage Code: IKA.

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