Historic Accommodation in England

From the rolling hills of the Cotswolds to the majestic shoreline of the Jurassic Coast, England is famous throughout the world for its history and heritage. Why not make the most of it by staying at a historic castle, country house hotel or cottage?

Simply scroll down to browse our selection of historic accommodation in England, or alternatively you can use the search box at the top of the page.

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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

Beechfield House Hotel

Beechfield House Hotel, Beanacre, near Bath, Wiltshire, SN12 7PU.

This lovely Victorian country house is set in 8 acres of beautiful grounds, and is one of the finest luxury hotels near Bath. It boasts an AA rosette restaurant and a lovely heated pool. That is also a treatment room on site.

  • 19th Century

The Lamb Inn

Great Rissington, Bourton on the Water, Gloucestershire, GL54 2LP.

The Quintessential country inn! Enjoy log fires, oak beams and four poster beds at the Lamb Inn. This characterful Inn dates back to the 18th century and is located in the Windrush Valley, in the heart of the picturesque Cotswolds.

  • 18th Century

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Canterbury Cathedral Lodge

Canterbury Cathedral Lodge, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2EH.

A unique opportunity to wake up in the private grounds of Canterbury Cathedral, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in the heart of this historic city. Offering contemporary hotel accommodation in 37 stylish en suite rooms, breakfast is served in the Refectory.

  • 20th Century

The Pennington Hotel

The Pennington Hotel, Ravenglass, Cumbria, CA18 1SD.

This 16th century former coaching inn offers 21 spacious en-suite bedrooms and fine local food served in its brasserie-style restaurant. With its beamed interior and courtyard terrace, bar snacks and afternoon tea are available during the day.

  • 16th Century

Rhinefield House Hotel

Rhinefield House Hotel, New Forest, Hampshire, SO42 7QB.

Set in the heart of the picturesque New Forest, this luxury four star hotel dates back to the late 19th century and is set in 40 acres of grounds. Indoor and outdoor pools.

  • 19th Century

The Crown

The Crown, Stoke-by-Nayland, nr. Colchester, Suffolk, CO6 4SE.

This traditional vintage inn and privately owned boutique hotel offers luxurious accommodation in 11 well appointed, en suite rooms, three of which boast their very own terrace. The award winning restaurant serves great food all freshly cooked.

  • 18th Century

Royal Adelaide Hotel

Royal Adelaide Hotel, Windsor, Berkshire, SL4 2AG.

Originally built for Queen Adelaide in the mid 1830s, The Royal Adelaide Hotel is an four star hotel within walking distance of Windsor Castle. 42 well appointed, air conditioned rooms with flat screen TV’s.

  • 19th Century

Lion & Pheasant Hotel

Lion & Pheasant Hotel, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1 1XJ.

Dating from the 16th century, this delightful three-star hotel blends historic quality with contemporary design. Set in the historic centre of Shrewsbury, the hotel has been awarded 2 AA Rosettes for its outstanding innovative seasonal dishes.

  • 16th Century

Old England Hotel & Spa

Old England Hotel, Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria, LA23 3DF.

With its 2 AA Rosetted restaurant, the Old England Hotel is situated on the shores of Lake Windermere. Set in mature gardens with its own private boat moorings, the hotels modern leisure centre features a fully equipped gym, sauna and swimming pool.

  • 19th Century

West Retford Hotel

West Retford Hotel, Retford, Nottinghamshire, DN22 7XG.

This beautiful manor house is set in four acres of landscaped gardens and dates back to the 1700’s. Enjoy a drink in the Chatsworth Bar before taking dinner in the hotel’s luxurious restaurant. Easily accessed from both the A1 and M1.

  • 18th Century

Sunborn London Yacht Hotel

Sunborn London, Royal Victoria Dock, London, E16 1XL.

With many of its rooms overlooking the Royal Docks, this floating super-yacht offers smartly designed, air conditioned accommodation just a minute’s stroll from ExCeL London. Also conveniently located for London City Airport and Canary Wharf

  • 20th Century

The Barns Hotel

The Barns Hotel, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK44 3SA.

The four star Barns Hotel is situated in a beautiful riverside location within 3 acres of landscape gardens. The hotel restaurant’s menu is overseen by a Michelin starred chef. As a side note, Samuel Whitbread (of brewing fame) was born here in 1720!

  • 13th Century