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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The Black Swan Hotel

Black Swan Hotel, Market Place, York, North Yorkshire, YO62 5BJ.

This historic inn dating back to the 15th century is now a boutique and romantic hotel set in the heart of one of North Yorkshire’s prettiest villages. Features an acclaimed 2 AA rosetted restaurant.

  • 15th Century

Waterton Park Hotel

Waterton Park Hotel, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF2 6PW.

Built in the Georgian era, Waterton Park Hotel sits proudly on an island surrounded by its own lake. Extensive leisure facilities including swimming pool and sauna. Situated in the Yorkshire countryside, yet still within easy access of Wakefield.

  • 18th Century

Blackwell Grange Hotel

Blackwell Grange Hotel, Darlington, Co. Durham, DL3 8QH.

This elegant hotels dates back to the 1600’s and is set in 15 acres of its own woodlands and gardens. A great base for exploring the historic cities of York and Durham as well as the beautiful Yorkshire Dales.

  • 17th Century

Imperial Crown Hotel

Imperial Crown Hotel, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX1 1QE.

Built in the early 19th century, the Imperial Crown is situated in the heart of Halifax town centre. Try the delightful Wallis Simpson Restaurant or relax in the hotel bar’s cobbled courtyard garden.

  • 19th Century

The Croft Hotel

The Croft Hotel, Croft On Tees, Nr Darlington, Co. Durham, DL2 2ST.

Dating from 1835, The Croft is located in the historic village of Croft on Tees, just 10 minutes from the centre of Darlington. Overlooking the River Tees, some of the hotel’s en-suite rooms offer beautiful views of Croft Bridge and St Peter’s Church.

  • 19th Century

Tankersley Manor

Tankersley Manor, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S75 3DQ.

Backing onto moorland, Tankersley Manor is a stunning 17th century 4-star hotel with a leisure club and spa. The hotel’s restaurant serves international cuisine whilst the Onward Arms serves traditional Yorkshire faire. WiFi throughout.

  • 17th Century

Whitley Hall Hotel

Whitley Hall Hotel, Grenoside, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S35 8NR.

Relax in this lovely ivy clad hotel which dates back to the 1500’s. Recently refurbished to a high standard, the hotel is situated in a lovely estate with extensive gardens. The bedrooms all have a complimentary decanter of port!

  • 16th Century

Shibden Mill Inn

Shibden Mill Inn, Shibden, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX3 7UL.

Offering sumptuous 5 Star guest accommodation, the 17th century Shibden Mill Inn provides easy access to the many delightfuls of West Yorkshire. With a reputation for warm hospitality and gastro dining, you are assured of fabulous Yorshire fayre.

  • 17th Century

The Old Bridge Inn

The Old Bridge Inn, Holmfirth, West Yorkshire, HD9 7DA.

Set in the heart of the small market town of Holmfirth, famous for its association with the popular TV series ‘Last of the Summer Wine’, this historic hotel offers warm Yorkshire hospitality. Recently refurbished, yet retaining its traditional character.

  • 19th Century

The George Hotel

The George Hotel, Piercebridge, Nr Darlington, Co. Durham, DL2 3SW.

Offering excellent accommodation and good value for money, this lovely 16th century coaching inn stands on the banks of the River Tees. The hotel’s restaurant, aa well as many of the recently renovated rooms, enjoy stunning views of the river and gardens.

  • 16th Century