Historic Hotels in South West England

Browse through our selection of Country House Hotels in South West England, including Cornwall, Devon, Somerset and Dorset.

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Kitley House Hotel

Kitley House Hotel, Yealmpton, Plymouth, Devon, PL8 2NW.

This luxury country house hotel is set in a large 600 acre estate. The building itself is over 500 years old, and the hotel’s restaurant has developed a reputation for good food and drink. Easy access to Plymouth and South Devon.

  • 15th Century

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The Crown Hotel

The Crown Hotel, Exford, Somerset, TA24 7PP.

This 17th century coaching in is set in the heart of Exmoor National Park and offers 16 elegant bedrooms, as well as an AA Rosette-awarded restaurant serving exceptional food. The cosy country bar provides a more informal menu of home-cooked food and ales

  • 17th Century

Lucknam Park Hotel – Relais & Chateaux

Lucknam Park Hotel, Colerne, Nr Bath, Wiltshire, SN14 8AZ.

Lucknam Park is a five star hotel with a Michelin starred restaurant, and is theideal hotel for those that want a luxury escape near Bath. All of the bedrooms are individually designed, and there is a newly opened spa with a swimming pool.

  • 17th Century

Farthings Country House Hotel

Farthings Country House Hotel, Hatch Beauchamp, Somerset, TA3 6SG.

Set in 3 acres of private grounds overlooking the village green, this elegant 18th century country house offers the ideal place in which to unwind. Each of the 12 en-suite rooms is tastefully decorated and guests are invited to savour the warm hospitality

  • 18th Century

Hartnoll Hotel

Hartnoll Hotel, Tiverton, Devon, EX16 7RA.

Set in its own beautiful gardens, this charming fully licensed boutique hotel lies just half a mile from the heart of Tiverton. Using locally sourced ingredients, the bar and à la carte restaurant serve exceptionally good, freshly cooked food.

  • 17th Century

Arundell Arms

Arundell Arms, Lifton, Devon, PL16 0AA.

Offering 20 miles of exclusive fishing rights on the Tamar River, the Arundell Arms is a premier country hotel with an AA 2 Rosette restaurant. The 21 luxurious en-suite bedrooms are decorated in a traditional style with antique furniture.

  • 18th Century

The Bath Priory Hotel and Spa

The Bath Priory Hotel, Bath, Somerset, BA1 2XT.

Featuring a Mediterranean-style spa and award-winning, Michelin-starred restaurant, the luxurious en-suite rooms at Bath Priory have elegant decor and period furniture. Set within 4 acres of beautifully tended grounds, just outside historic Bath.

  • 19th Century

Penmere Manor Hotel

Penmere Manor Hotel, Falmouth, Cornwall, TR11 4PN.

An oasis of gracious living, this family run Georgian country house is set in five acres of beautiful surroundings. The leisure club features an indoor heated swimming pool, a sauna, jacuzzi and gymnasium.

  • 18th Century

The Norfolk Hotel

Norfolk Royale Hotel, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH2 6EN.

The Norfolk is a fine Edwardian hotel, set in attractive private gardens in the heart of Bournemouth. The hotel also features a leisure spa with an indoor heated swimming pool, sauna and jacuzzi. Surrounded by elegant shops and a short walk from the beach

  • 20th Century

Budock Vean Hotel

Budock Vean Hotel, Falmouth, Cornwall, TR11 5LG.

Set in acres of sub-tropical gardens, the four-star Budock Vean features private, luxurious accommodation, an indoor pool, nine-hole golf course and Natural Health Spa. Close to the Helford River, boat hire and watersports are all available locally.

  • 18th Century


BridgeHouse, Beaminster, Dorset, DT8 3AY.

Atmospheric thirteenth-century former priest’s house deep in unspoilt Thomas Hardy and River Cottage country. Crackling log fires, oak beams and candles echo the medieval building, whilst the facilities (WiFi, new bathrooms etc) are entirely up to date.

  • 13th Century