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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The Cow Shed

Kingsley Holt, Staffordshire.

Sleeps 10. Combining a strikingly modern interior with features expected in a barn conversion, this large detached barn is located on a non-working farm. Adjoining another property, it features a paved sitting area perfect for enjoying summer evenings. Cottage Code: RGG2.

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

Stoke Court Farm Barn

Stoke St Milborough, nr. Ludlow, Shropshire.

Sleeps 14. With original beams and exposed stable walls, this detached stone barn offers delightful holiday accommodation for the larger family. Set on a working beef and sheep farm, there is a recently discovered 17th century garden to investigate. Cottage Code: RX6.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • 19th Century

The Chapel

Marksbury, nr. Bath, Somerset.

Sleeps 6. This unusual holiday property has been converted from an 18th century detached Methodist chapel and retains features such as the galleried choir area and stained glass windows. Set in the heart of the village of Marksbury just 7 miles from Bath. Cottage Code: EUG.

  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Old Hall Farmhouse

St Nicholas, Harleston, Suffolk.

Sleeps 9. This fine example of a Suffolk longhouse dates back to 1420, and boasts the very modern attraction of an exclusive use indoor heated swimming pool (open April – end Oct). Large garden with countryside views. 3-acre trout fly fishing lake. Cottage Code: CYO.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Fishing
  • 15th Century

The Thatched Barn

Smarden, Kent.

Sleeps 11. This stunning, thatched 17th-century barn has been thoughtfully converted to a high standard. Standing detached, it is ideally situated on the edge of the picturesque village of Smarden, once a centre for the thriving English wool industry. Cottage Code: PBBY.

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

The Landings Cottage

Beningbrough, nr. York, Yorkshire.

Sleeps 4. With the River Ouze running through the grounds, this pretty barn conversion is peacefully set in the historic village of Beningbrough. Boasting character and charm with its stone floors and exposed beams, it lies just 7 miles from York. Cottage Code: IZA.

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

Old Milking Parlour

Osmington, nr. Weymouth, Dorset.

Sleeps 7. Surrounded by open countryside, this sympathetically converted holiday property lies just a mile from Dorset’s Heritage coastline. Located in the middle of the owner’s farm, the cottage is set on the edge of this ‘picture postcard’ village. Cottage Code: DSK.

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

The Old Chapel

Polbrock, Washaway, Cornwall.

Sleeps 4. Set high up in the Camel Valley, this delightful holiday cottage, a romantic conversion of a former chapel, is full of character. Within extensive shared gardens and woodland, the property also enjoys a shared indoor heated swimming pool. Cottage Code: GSE.

  • Quirky
  • Shared pool
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

Harthill Hall – Henry’s Haunt

Alport, nr. Bakewell, Derbyshire.

Sleeps 2. In a beautiful Peak District National Park setting, this superb holiday cottage features slate flooring, beams and a double bedroom complete with four-poster bed. Private use of shared indoor heated swimming pool and hot tub. Cottage Code: RXX8.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Hot Tub
  • Quirky
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • 16th Century

Rescorla Farm – Anneth Lowen

Mevagissey, St. Austell, Cornwall.

Sleeps 6 – 7. Just a short drive from the picturesque fishing village of Mevagissey, these spacious converted barns have direct access to an indoor heated swimming pool for their use only. Follow the link below to view both properties at this location. Cottage Code: 19874.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century