Historic Accommodation in Southern England

Visit awe-inspiring Stonehenge, wander among the Colleges, museums and shops of Oxford, or spend a weekend break in the beautiful New Forest. Explore Kent, the ‘Garden of England’, with its orchards, hops and vineyards. Visit magnificent Leeds Castle, Dover Castle, the Royal Pavilion at Brighton or perhaps the busy fishing port of Hastings with its atmospheric Old Town.

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Amberley Castle

Amberley Castle, nr. Arundel, West Sussex, BN18 9LT.

Feel like royalty with a luxurious break in this grand 900 year old castle hotel. With stylish spa bathrooms and a delightfully decadent restaurant, serving an eclectic menu of delectable dishes, this unique hotel offers a scenic spot second to none.

  • 11th Century

Bowlish House

Bowlish House, Shepton Mallet, Somerset, BA4 5JD.

This Grade II listed Georgian house features 6 en-suite bedrooms, a bar and restaurant, which serves a full English breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner. A short walk from Shepton Mallet town centre and a 15 minute drive from Wookey Hole Caves.

  • 18th Century

Horsted Place Country House Hotel

Horsted Place Hotel, Little Horsted, Uckfield, East Sussex, TN22 5TS.

With many of the bedrooms benefiting from views of the South Downs and the Sussex countryside, Horsted Place Hotel is a magnificent Victorian country house. There is an elegant candlelit restaurant serving modern English cuisine.

  • 19th Century

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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

The Union Inn

The Union Inn, Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO31 7QH.

Offering 6 recently refurbished en-suite letting rooms, the Union Inn is located in Cowes Old Town, close to the historic yacht clubs. The oldest inn in town, each individually themed room has been furnished in a boutique style.

  • 17th Century

Stramacchio Italiano @ Elvey Farm

Elvey Farm, Pluckley, Ashford, Kent, TN27 0SU.

A stunning 15th century farm in rural Kent providing luxurious, modern conveniences in keeping with the traditional surroundings and period features. This beautiful medieval farmstead can be found at the end of a winding country lane.

  • 15th Century

Chilgrove Farm B&B

Chilgrove, Chichester, West Sussex, PO18 9HU.

Set in the quiet hamlet of Chilgrove in South Downs National Park, Chilgrove Farm B&B is the perfect base for keen walkers and cyclists wanting to explore the Downs. Enjoy the beautifully converted en-suite accommodation and tasty farmhouse breakfast.

  • 18th Century

Claverton House

Claverton Country House, Claverton, near Battle, East Sussex, TN33 0SE.

A charming, Edwardian Country House set in its own landscaped grounds. Enjoy spacious, characterful accommodation and a fantastic fine dining experience. An ideal base for exploring the historic town of Battle.

  • 19th Century

Upper Neatham Mill

Upper Neatham Mill, Holybourne, nr. Alton, Hampshire, GU34 4EP.

Overlooking the River Wey at Holybourne just outside Alton, this 17th century barn offers very comfortable bed and breakfast accommodation in three elegant, en-suite rooms. Breakfasts are served in the oak beamed dining room with its vaulted ceiling.

  • 17th Century

The Northey Arms

The Northey Arms, Bath Road, nr. Bath, Wiltshire, SN13 8AE.

In the heart of the Wiltshire countryside, a short drive from Bath and Chippenham, this hotel combines traditional period features with an elegant, unfussy decor. Enjoy luxurious limestone wetrooms and complimentary tolietries, bathrobes and slippers.

  • 19th Century

Wartling Place Country House Hotel

Wartling Place Hotel, Wartling, Herstmonceux, East Sussex, BN27 1RY.

A charming, award winning Georgian B&B which is an ideal base for exploring East Sussex. Wartling Place Country House offers spacious, well appointed accommodation complete with king size and four poster beds, all mod cons and beautiful garden views.

  • 18th Century

Stable Courtyard at Leeds Castle

Leeds Castle, Maidstone, Kent, ME17 1PL.

Stay overnight in the refurbished Stable Courtyard Bedrooms in the beautiful setting of Leeds Castle and explore the castle grounds and gardens when the estate is closed to the general public. Breakfast is available in the 17th century Fairfax Restaurant.

  • 17th Century