Historic B&B’s in the South of England

Ah, the beautiful south of England. Rolling hills, quiant villages, Victorian seaside resorts, and best of all… it’s easy to get to from London! Simply scroll down for our selection of historic bed and breakfast hotels in the South of England including the New Forest, Hampshire, Kent, East Sussex, West Sussex, Wiltshire, the Isle of Wight and the Channel Islands.

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Knights Glamping at Leeds Castle

Knights Glamping at Leeds Castle, Leeds Castle, Kent. ME17 1PL.

Experience the life of a medieval knight before battle… under the cover of canvas with a difference… this night’s accommodation comes complete with a luxurious four poster bed and crisp cotton bedding. Each tent offers stylish furnishings and your evening feast can be served from the cast iron griddle over the open fire pit.

  • 20th Century

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Chimneys

Chimneys, Stansted Mountfitchet, Essex, CM24 8LR.

With a history dating back to the 1600’s, today this four star hotel offers high quality accommodation and a fine selection of restaurants within a short walk of the property. Ideally situated for Stansted Airport.

  • 17th Century

Lord Bute

Lord Bute, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 4JS.

Once home to the Prime Minister of Britain, The Lord Bute offers 13 stunningly appointed en-suite bedrooms and suites. Set between the New Forest and the spectacular Dorset coast, this stylish boutique guest house boasts an award-winning restaurant.

  • 18th Century

The Old Priory B&B

80 North Bersted Street, Bognor Regis, West Sussex, PO22 9AQ.

This charming 3 bedroom BandB dates back to the 17th century and – as its name suggests – was once a priory. It is situated on the outskirts of Bognor Regis and offers free Wi-fi and use of a swimming pool and hot tub.

  • 17th Century

The Anchor Inn

The Anchor Inn, Lower Froyle, nr. Farnham, Hampshire, GU34 4NA.

This traditional English country inn offers five individually designed, luxurious en-suite rooms and suites in an idyllic waterside setting. The restaurant features indulgent fine dining, using the very best that nature can offer.

  • 17th Century

Detling Coachhouse

Detling Coachhouse, Detling, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 3HB.

A charming former coach house in idyllic rural Kent, with cosy, traditional accommodation. An ideal base for exploring the North Downs Way.

  • 18th Century

Blanch House

Blanch House, Brighton & Hove, East Sussex, BN21PL.

Just a short walk from the nearest beach, this Regency era town house is set in the heart of Brighton. Offering 12 en-suite rooms, guests can enjoy their favourite tipple in the champagne and cocktails bar.

  • 18th Century

Houseboat Harbourside View

Houseboat Harbourside View, Bembridge, Isle of Wight, PO35 5NS.

Moored on Bembridge harbour, this distinctively different luxury bed and breakfast accommodation includes a master suite that features a large balcony and whirlpool bath. Tuck in to your full English breakfast whilst enjoying the fantastic sea views

  • 19th Century

George & Falcon

George & Falcon, Warnford, Hampshire, SO32 3LB.

Set in the picturesque village of Warnford within easy distance of Winchester, this 16th century country inn and restaurant blends traditional character with an urban, modern twist. Decorated to a very high standard, there are six en-suite rooms.

  • 16th Century

The Bull at Great Totham

The Bull, Great Totham, nr. Maldon, Essex, CM9 8NH.

Set between Chelmsford and Colchester, this 16th century coaching inn features an award winning restaurant, pretty gardens and four luxurious en-suite rooms. Enjoy the range of real ales, the cellar of fine wines and the traditional cooked breakfasts.

  • 16th Century

The Beach House

The Beach House, Milford on Sea, Hampshire, SO41 0PT.

Offering stunning views of the Isle of Wight, this listed Victorian mansion is set on the fringe of the New Forest, just metres from the beach. With its restored oak-panelled interior and stained glass windows, the Beach House features 15 en suite rooms.

  • 19th Century