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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Lady’s Field House

Pensax, nr. Tenbury Wells, Worcestershire.

Sleeps 6. Boasting its own large pretty garden, leading directly to the water’s edge, this spacious detached house enjoys a peaceful setting on the edge of a village. A haven for wildlife, fun fishing is available on the private unfenced lake. Cottage Code: RNI.

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

Sunnyside

Sandsend, nr. Whitby, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 5. Enjoying stunning views over a valley to the sea, this delightful 18th century cottage is just a few hunderd metres from the beach. A stroll away from the inns and tearooms of picturesque Sandsend, follow a three mile sandy beach to Whitby. Cottage Code: IQZ.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century

The Garden House

Atlow, nr. Carsington, Derbyshire.

Sleeps 4. Ideally set in tranquil Peakland countryside, this 16th century barn conversion has its own garden and enjoys shared use of extensive 5½ acre grounds. Just 1½ miles from Carsington Water and 4 miles from the Tissington Trail. Shops 2 miles. Cottage Code: QWB.

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

The Retreat

Uploders, Bridport, Dorset.

Sleeps 10. Just 3 miles from the beach, this listed thatched former barn features its very own indoor heated swimming pool and games room. Surrounded by lovely countryside, this very comfortable property has its own lawned area and patio. Cottage Code: DGN.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Swimming pool
  • 18th Century

Berwyn Bank

Arkleby, nr. Cockermouth, Cumbria.

Sleeps 12. This skilfully converted sandstone bank barn has kept much of its character, with flagged floors and beams. Surrounded by beautiful countryside, it makes an ideal holiday base and enjoys shared use of indoor swimming pool, hot tub and sauna. Cottage Code: 15825.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • Fishing
  • 17th Century

The Pound House

Blagdon, nr. Paignton, Devon.

Sleeps 6. This beautifully converted 18th century barn adjoins the owner’s home and enjoys shared use of the outdoor heated swimming pool (May – Sept). Ideally situated for the ‘English Riviera’, just 3 miles from award-winning beaches. Cottage Code: HLP.

  • Shared pool
  • 18th Century

Shorewaters

Appledore, Devon.

Sleeps 5. This cottage is located in an idyllic position on the banks of the River Torridge and boasts two balconies from which to enjoy the river views. It is ideally located within walking distance from Appledore with its pubs, restaurants and shops. Cottage Code: 19563.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century

The Forge

Eglingham, Alnwick, Northumberland.

Sleeps 4. Originally the forge for the farm, this charming detached stone cottage dates from the early 19th century. Offering a blend of traditional features, it is equipped to a very high standard and boasts sole use of an outdoor heated swimming pool. Cottage Code: MNF.

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

Lavender Cottage

St Columb Minor, nr. Newquay, Cornwall.

Sleeps 4. Boasting original beams and exposed stonework, this delightful listed holiday cottage lies just a mile away from the sandy beach at Porth. Set in the old village square, it makes a cosy retreat in this popular coastal area. Cottage Code: G98.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Bradley Hall

Matlock, Derbyshire.

Sleeps 8. Retaining many of its original features including flagstone floors and mullion windows, this listed Georgian house boasts super views over the local countryside. A south-facing garden makes the ideal place for relaxing in the 8-seater hot tub. Cottage Code: RCC4.

  • Hot Tub
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century