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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Witton Hall – Suite Two

Witton-le-Wear, nr. Bishop Auckland, Co. Durham.

Sleeps 2 – 6. In the truly magnificent Georgian-esque surroundings of Witton Hall, guests can enjoy a host of leisure facilities set within landscaped grounds, including croquet and tennis courts. Follow the link below to see other properties at this location. Cottage Code: MWE.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Hot Tub
  • Quirky
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Shared pool
  • Fishing
  • 20th Century

Red House Farm – The Hayloft

Glaisdale, nr. Whitby, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 2 – 4. These award-winning former barns date back to the 1700’s. Boasting breathtaking views across the valley, each cottage has its unique charm and enjoys use of a shared games room. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: IGP.

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

Dower House

Whittingham, Alnwick, Northumberland.

Sleeps 6. With on-site fishing available, this charming single-storey holiday property features comfortable, spacious accommodation, and a delightful conservatory. Located in the grounds of Eslington Park, there is also pheasant shooting by arr. Cottage Code: MRH.

  • Fishing
  • 18th Century

Bitchfield Tower – The Gatehouse

Belsay, nr. Otterburn, Northumberland.

Sleeps 2 – 6. Set amongst other listed buildings, these two comfortably furnished, detached holiday cottages sit within the 6-acre grounds of Bitchfield Tower, a 15th century pele tower. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: MVX.

  • Quirky
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 15th Century

Laskill Grange – Foxglove Cottage

Laskill Grange, nr. Helmsley, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 2. Standing in a landscaped courtyard, these three spacious, comfortable and well-equipped holiday cottages enjoy 70-acres of beautifully tended grounds, and a shared hot tub. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: W43183.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Beech Farm – Shepherd’s Lodge

Wrelton, Pickering, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 2 – 10. These award winning holiday cottages have been converted from Grade II listed stone buildings. Set around a pretty courtyard, they share an indoor heated swimming pool. Follow the link below to view all properties at this location. Cottage Code: KVQ.

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

Sewerby Hall – Oak Cottage

Sewerby, nr. Bridlington, East Yorkshire.

Sleeps 4 – 6. Lovingly restored, these three award-winning holiday properties originally served as the gatehouses and lodge to the Georgian era Sewerby Hall. With access to 50-acre grounds. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: 27522.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century

West Crook

Tughall Steads, nr. Beadnell, Nothumberland.

Sleeps 2. Surrounded by open countryside, on an organic coastal farm, this 200-year-old former cart shed has been sympathetically converted. Blending rustic charm with contemporary style, it features cathedral ceilings with oak beams and sandstone walls. Cottage Code: MNY.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • 18th Century

Warenford Cottages – The Granary

Bamburgh, Northumberland.

Sleeps 5 – 8. Only 5 miles from the spectacular Bamburgh Castle, these five comfortably furnished holiday cottages boast shared use of an indoor swimming pool, tennis court, sauna and gym. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: MKO.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century

Clutter Cottage

Druridge by-the-Sea, Northumberland.

Sleeps 4. Just a short stroll from the dunes of Druridge Bay leading to the golden beaches of the Northumberland Heritage Coast, this traditional stone holiday cottage is ideal for nature and history lovers alike. Time your trip carefully to Holy Island. Cottage Code: MOL.

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