Historic B&B’s in North West England

Why not experience some true northern hospitality and stay in a historic B&B? All of the properties listed in this section are in historic properties; simply scroll down to see our selection of bed and breakfast accommodation and small hotels in the Lake District and north west of England.

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Blue Pig

Blue Pig, Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria, LA6 2AT.

A 17th century cottage with 3 cosy en-suite rooms offering little luxuries like memory foam mattresses & underfloor heating. Enjoy a fantastic & plentiful breakfast served at a time to suit you before exploring the charming market town of Kirkby Lonsdale.

  • 17th Century

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Number 80

Number 80, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 2JS.

Situated in a delightful area of Bowness-on-Windermere, Number 80 offers four individually designed and furnished, en suite rooms. With its Victorian buildings dotted along the lakeside, Bowness is one of the Lake District’s most visited destinations.

  • 19th Century

The Saddleworth Hotel

The Saddleworth Hotel, Oldham, Greater Manchester, OL3 5LX.

In a stunning acreage in the picturesque Castleshaw Valley, enjoy opulently designed en-suite bedrooms and a beautifully presented menu accompanied by an extensive wine list. Enjoy the high life by arriving in style in the hotel’s Rolls-Royce or Bentley.

  • 19th Century

Isles Field Barn Bed and Breakfast

Isles Field Barn B&B, Goosnargh, nr. Preston, Lancashire, PR3 2EN.

Set on a working farm surrounded by beautiful Lancashire countryside, this spacious barn conversion offers three well appointed, en suite bedrooms. On the fringe of the Forest of Bowland, Isles Field Barn is just 8 miles from Preston Railway Station.

  • 19th Century

The Cartford Inn

The Cartford Inn, Cartford Lane, Preston, Lancashire, PR3 0YP.

A charming, recently refurbished 17th century coaching inn featuring four poster beds, roll top baths, private dining and cosy nooks near an open fire – perfect for a relaxing weekend away. Ideally located near the River Wye, 10 minutes from Blackpool.

  • 17th Century

The Jug And Bottle

The Jug And Bottle, Heswall, Wirral, Mreseyside, CH60 4RH.

Originally built in the 1880s, The Jug and Bottle is a traditional country-style pub with six modern en suite guest rooms. Serving delicious homemade food seven days a week, it provides an excellent base for walkers exploring the Wirral Way and coastline.

  • 19th Century

The New Inn

The New Inn, Marsden, nr. Huddersfield, West Yorkshire.

Warmly welcoming guests since 1787, The New Inn country pub and restaurant, now offers six beautifully renovated en suite rooms, some of which feature four-poster beds and whirlpool baths. Located in the village of Marsden, between Leeds and Manchester.

  • 18th Century

Aphrodite’s Boutique Hotel

Aphrodite's Boutique Hotel, Bowness-On-Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 3JD.

Set in 2 acres of beautiful gardens above Lake Windermere, the luxury themed suites at the Aphrodites Boutique Hotel feature spa baths or private hot tubs. With an elegant restaurant, guests also have use of an indoor pool, sauna and fitness area.

  • 19th Century

Wizards Thatch Luxury Suites

Wizards Thatch Luxury Suites, Alderley Edge, Cheshire, SK9 7BG.

Dating back over 400 years, Wizards Thatch features three self-contained Luxury 5 Star Suites. Ideal for a romantic break or for professionals seeking a truly unique experience, lie back and relax in one of the largest four-poster beds in Cheshire.

  • 16th Century

Wagon & Horses

Wagon & Horses, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1 1RD.

Offering 6 elegant and traditionally furnished en suite rooms, the Wagon & Horses stands on the banks of the River Lune, just a short walk from Lancaster Cathedral. The gastro pub serves a seasonal menu with locally sourced produce and fine wines.

  • 19th Century

Peel Hey

Peel Hey, Frankby, West Kirby, Merseyside, CH48 1PP.

This award winning B&B is set in a quiet, tranquil location in the heart of the Wirral. The building itself dates back to the 1800’s, and offers guests luxurious en-suite rooms full of character and charm. The breakfasts are also award winning!

  • 19th Century