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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Harbourway

Craster, Northumberland.

Sleeps 8. This beautiful 19th century former fisherman’s cottage makes the ideal location for a family holiday. The spacious living room featues a wood-burning stove in inglenook fireplace, and the bay picture window enjoy commanding views of the harbour. Cottage Code: MPD.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Ingoldisthorpe Hall

Kings Lynn, Norfolk.

Sleeps 18. Grade II listed Ingoldisthorpe Hall stands in 30 acres of grounds and dates back to 1745. It has undergone major restoration and offers a drawing room with open fire, a sitting room and five of the nine bedrooms with en-suite facilities. Cottage Code: CAAH.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

The Green Farm

Faulkland, nr. Bath, Somerset.

Sleeps 6. Elegantly restored and furnished, this superb 17th century house of great character, boasts an open fire, oak spiral staircase and four-poster bed. Situated on the village green complete with ancient stocks, it lies is just 8 miles from Bath. Cottage Code: EFX.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • 17th Century

Thornden Farm – The Old Stable

Ashburnham, Battle, East Sussex.

Sleeps 2. These two heavily beamed cottages date back to the 16th century. Sympathetically converted with wood-burning stove in inglenook fireplace. Two village pubs within 1.5 miles. Follow the link below to view both properties at this location. Cottage Code: PG7.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pet friendly
  • 16th Century

The Old Bakery

Little Downham, Ely, Cambridgeshire.

Sleeps 7. Within a 30-minute drive of the city of Cambridge, this pretty detached cottage was once the village bakery. Now totally renovated, it provides a spacious, bright and airy holiday home, providing all modern amenitites. Cottage Code: RW6.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Farmhouse

Newent, nr. Gloucester, Gloucestershire.

Sleeps 10. Just a stroll away from the historic market town of Newent, this traditional period farmhouse retains many original features including a cosy inglenook fireplace. Outside, there is a shared heated swimming pool and tennis court. Cottage Code: 29328.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • Shared pool
  • 18th Century

The Anchorage

Staithes, nr. Whitby, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 4. Occupying an idyllic location on the quayside at Staithes, this traditional cottage offers lovely views over the harbour, which was once one of the largest fishing ports on England’s north east coast. Try your hand at some fossil hunting on the beach. Cottage Code: W404.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Hunting Lodge

Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire.

Sleeps 2. Set in the grounds of a listed mill house, this enchanting detached holiday property features use of the owners’ tennis court and outdoor swimming pool (by arr). Outside is a pretty, enclosed garden with trout fishing available from the grounds. Cottage Code: NQ4.

  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Shared pool
  • Fishing
  • 18th Century

Alminstone House

Woolsery, nr. Bideford, Devon.

Sleeps 22. A delightful, spacious house on the edge of the quiet rural hamlet of Woolsery, just a short drive from the breathtaking North Devon beaches. This imposing property is the perfect choice for family gatherings with its own enclosed gardens. Cottage Code: 16940.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

The Farmhouse

Cromer, Norfolk.

Sleeps 7. This detached brick and flint farmhouse is set on the edge to the popular seaside town of Cromer, just 10 minutes’ distance from the promenade, pier and sandy beach. With its own enclosed lawned garden, it makes an excellent holiday venue. Cottage Code: CZW.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century