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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Abbey Court Barn

Coltishall, Norfolk.

Sleeps 7. Just a short stroll from Coltishall’s village pubs and restaurants, this attractive holiday property is one of a cluster of carefully converted barns. Set in large enclosed gardens with patio, it features a private hot tub. Cottage Code: E4655.

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

The Malt Shovel

Alton, nr. Matlock.

Sleeps 4. Featured as one of the doctors’ houses in Peak Practice, this attractive barn has been thoughtfully converted retaining many beams and flagstone floors. Located in the delightful rural hamlet of Alton, there is excellent walking from the door. Cottage Code: RV7.

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

The Old Manor – The Manor Wing

Prideaux, St Blazey, Cornwall.

Sleeps 4. Just a short drive from the nearest sandy cove, these two traditional Cornish cottages are set in extensive picturesque grounds. If booked together can sleep up to 8 guests. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: GPB.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pet friendly
  • 17th Century

The Old Butchers

Crantock, nr. Newquay, Cornwall.

Sleeps 6. Minutes from the golden sandy beach and estuary of the River Gannel, a haven for birdlife, this beautifully converted holiday home stands in one of the most stunning coastal villages in Cornwall. Just 3 miles from the surfing beaches of Newquay. Cottage Code: TAB.

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

Knockerdown Cottages – The Farmhouse

Carsington, nr. Ashbourne, Derbyshire.

Sleeps 3 – 11. Boasting a wealth of original features, these beautifully furnished and well-equipped cottages enjoy shared use of a superb indoor heated swimming pool and sauna. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: REG.

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

Cronkhill Farmhouse

Attingham Park Estate, nr. Shrewsbury, Shropshire.

Sleeps 14. This spacious, timber framed farmhouse enjoys uninterrupted views over parkland towards the River Severn. Dating from the 17th century and Grade I listed, it retains many period details, including beamed ceilings and an open fireplace. Cottage Code: RN5.

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

Toms Barn

Hampen, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire.

Sleeps 10. This lovely 300 year old detached, renovated barn is situated just 6 miles from Cheltenham in a small secluded valley in the Central Wolds. It is ideally situated for Cheltenham’s attractions and for exploring the Cotswolds. Cottage Code: NJC.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Boutique
  • 18th Century
  • Piano

Sweet Knoll Cottage

Peak Forest, Buxton, Derbyshire.

Sleeps 2. This attractive cottage has stunning views over the surrounding countryside. Furnished to a high standard it is heavily beamed inside, the perfect base from which to explore the Peak District. Stabling available on site. Cottage Code: REE3.

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

Saintbury Grounds Farm – The Byre

Bretforton, nr. Broadway, Worcestershire.

Sleeps 2 – 4. Set close to the owners’ farmhouse, these three newly converted farmbuildings are located in rolling countryside on the Worcestershire, Gloucestershire and Warwickshire borders. Follow the link below to view all properties at this location. Cottage Code: 30067.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Boutique
  • 17th Century

Carpenter’s Tinney – Ash Cottage

Pyworthy, nr. Bude, Devon.

Sleeps 2 – 5. Set in 11-acre grounds on the Devon and Cornwall border, Carpenter’s Tinney provides the perfect holiday retreat. Enjoy the outdoor hot tub, or fish on the owners river banks. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: W42395.

  • Hot Tub
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century