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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Farmhouse Cottage

nr. Otterburn, Northumberland.

Sleeps 4 + 4. Set in 12 acre grounds stretching down to the River Rede, these two carefully converted barns enjoy an idyllic location on the fringe of the Northumberland National Park. Follow the link below to view both properties at this location. Cottage Code: E3332.

  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

The Old Mill at Littlebeck – The Old Mill

Littlebeck, nr. Whitby, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 2 – 7. These prestigious detached properties share beautiful grounds in a sheltered wooded valley and offer spacious holiday accommodation with shared use of a games room. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: IBD.

  • Games room
  • Boutique
  • Fishing
  • 18th Century

Heckley Farm Cottages – Paddock Cottage

nr. Alnwick, Northumberland.

Sleeps 5. Furnished and equipped to provide comfortable holiday accommodation, these charming former farm workers cottages are set on a mixed working farm and offer DIY horse livery. Follow the link below to view both properties at this location. Cottage Code: 15201.

  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Scalby Lodge – Troutbeck Cottage

Scalby, nr. Scarborough, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 2 – 10. Occupying a stunning clifftop setting close to Scarborough, this collection of 15 picturesque stone built holiday cottages form part of an estate owned by HM The Queen. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: IUB.

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

Bridge Farm Cottages – The Granary

Brigham, East Yorkshire.

Sleeps 2 – 8. These former farm buildings dating back to the 1700’s have been lovingly converted and individually decorated to provide wonderful holiday homes with shared games room. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: IJY.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Boutique
  • Fishing
  • 18th Century

The Wheatsheaf Hotel

The Wheatsheaf, Duns, Scottish Borders, TD11 3JJ.

For serious food lovers, the Wheatsheaf boasts an award-winning restaurant specialising in organic and local produce, complimented by an extensive wine list. Offering a warm welcome to the Scottish Borders, there are ten spacious en-suite bedrooms.

  • 19th Century