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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Jesmond Dene House

Jesmond Dene House, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE2 2EY.

Once home to one of the country’s most famous industrialists, this fine Arts and Crafts building has been transformed into Newcastle’s first, independently owned, boutique hotel. This grand house now boasts 40 unique and individually styled bedrooms.

  • 19th Century

Eslington Villa

Eslington Villa, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE9 6DR.

Sympathetically restored in order to retain many of its original Victorian features, this fine distinctive property sits peacefully in two acres of beautifully landscaped grounds. Each of its 18 rooms has been individually decorated to reflect the era.

  • 19th Century

Tickton Grange Hotel

Tickton Grange, Tickton, nr. Beverley, East Yorkshire, HU17 9SH.

Set in four acres of glorious landscaped grounds, the distinguished Tickton Grange Hotel blends the stylish old with the exciting new, including its Georgian fireplaces and high speed broadband. Enjoy elegant fine dining in the intimate restaurant.

  • 18th Century

Monk Fryston Hall

Monk Fryston Hall, Monk Fryston, York, West Yorkshire, LS25 5DU.

This stately mansion sits deep within the Vale of York and dates back to the sixteenth century. Bedrooms are all furnished to a high standard and have full WiFi access. Within easy reach of the A1M and M62 motorways.

  • 16th Century

Bowburn Hall Hotel

Bowburn Hall Hotel, Bowburn, Co. Durham, DH6 5NH.

Set in 5 acres of landscaped grounds, this charming hotel enjoys a beautiful, tranquil location, just 4 miles from the historic city of Durham. Featuring 19 individually styled en-suite bedrooms, Bowburn Hall provides a great base for a relaxing break.

  • 20th Century

The Vermont Hotel

The Vermont Hotel, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE1 1RQ.

Blending 1930s grandeur with contemporary chic and four-star luxury, this landmark building occupies an enviable position in the heart of the city, next to the historic castle keep. Featuring a modern gym, the stylish restaurant enjoys spectacular views.

  • 20th Century

Langley Castle Hotel

Langley Castle Hotel, Langley-on-Tyne, Hexham, Northumberland, NE47 5LU.

One of the few medieval castle hotels in England, Langley Castle is no ordinary hotel… Built in the 14th century, each bedroom is unique with some rooms including saunas, spa baths and four-poster beds.

  • 14th Century

Lumley Castle Hotel

Lumley Castle Hotel, Chester le Street, Durham, Co. Durham, DH3 4NX.

This 14th century castle has 74 luxurious en-suite bedrooms, free Wi-Fi throughout the entire hotel, and boasts the splendid Black Knight Restaurant. It is also ideally situated for exploring the North East of England.

  • 14th Century

Augill Castle

Augill Castle, Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria, CA17 4DE.

Gothic towers, original staircases and four poster beds add to the fairytale romance of this turreted hideaway. Standing between Yorkshire and the Lake District, the castle is also perfectly situated for weekends away. On-site restaurant and bar.

  • 19th Century

Hazlewood Castle & Spa

Hazlewood Castle Hotel, Hazlewood, Tadcaster, North Yorkshire, LS24 9NJ.

Welcome to historic Hazlewood Castle, a luxury hotel set in 77 acres of grounds near Leeds. Mentioned in the Domesday Book, it was a private family home for 900 years.

  • 11th Century