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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Keel Lodges – Coble Cottage

Staithes, nr. Whitby, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 2 – 12. Tastefully transformed from World War 1 army barracks, these four ingeniously refurbished holiday lodges now provide good quality accommodation with much character and charm. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: 16262.

  • Close to Sea
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Blue Buttons

Skipton, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 2. One of four, Blue Buttons is a detached cottage on the edge of the market town of Skipton. It boasts oak floors, a wood burning stove and a bedroom with 6ft bed and en-suite bathroom with double Jacuzzi air bath and chromatherapy lighting. Cottage Code: ITN.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century

Twin Bays House

Scarborough, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 8. Set on the headland close to the castle, this fine Georgian town house offers stunning views over both of Scarborough’s bays. Refurbished to an excellent standard and retaining many original features, in also now boasts a 6-person hot tub. Cottage Code: ISW.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Dunstan Hall

Dunstan Hall, Craster, Northumberland.

Sleeps 18. Dunstan Hall is a wonderful grade II listed exclusive use castle dating back to the 14th century, perhaps as far back as the 11th century. The hall boasts wonderful sea views, and is only one mile from the local beach. Cottage Code: MRD.

  • Games room
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 14th Century
  • Piano

Brompton Lodge

Potter Brompton, Scarborough, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 9. Featuring its own indoor heated swimming-pool, this attractive house, stands on the edge of the Yorkshire Wolds. Boasting spacious rooms and all modern comforts, it lies just 10 miles from the wonderful North Yorkshire coastline. Cottage Code: IAC.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Prudhoe Mews

Alnmouth, Alnwick, Northumberland.

Sleeps 6. Only yards from the sandy estuary and beaches, this attractive apartment offers spacious accommodation. Built in 1860, the apartment is part of a grand Victorian house which once belonged to the Duke of Northumberland. Cottage Code: MQB.

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

Amberleigh

Sutton-under-Whitestonecliff, nr. Thirsk, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 8. A short stroll from the village pub, this carefully converted single storey barn conversion sits on the edge of the rugged North Yorkshire Moors. Close to the historic market town of Thirsk, relax in the private hot tub after a day exploring. Cottage Code: E3981.

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

The Bothy House

Ponteland, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

Sleeps 4. Boasting breathtaking sunsets from the glorious south-facing windows, this unusual yet modern bothy house is set in 1 acre of tranquil and peaceful woodland. The award winning Bothy House is just a short drive from Hadrian’s Wall. Cottage Code: MQD.

  • Games room
  • 17th Century

The East Wing

Whittingham, Alnwick, Northumberland.

Sleeps 10. Occupying a tranquil setting n the grounds of Eslington Park, this spacious listed Georgian building offers comfortable and gracious holiday accommodation. With on-site fishing available, pheasant shooting in season and catering by arrangement. Cottage Code: MTC.

  • Open Fire
  • Quirky
  • Boutique
  • Fishing
  • 18th Century

Milfield Hill Steading – Bushyfield Cottage

Milfield Hill, Wooler, Northumberland.

Sleeps 4. Once part of a large country estate dating back to the 1750’s, these spacious, light and airy properties are set between the Cheviot Hills and magnificent Northumberland Coast. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: MFQ.

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