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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Campden Barn

Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire.

Sleeps 8. Set within an acre of grounds, this stylish converted barn lies just a few hundred yards from the centre of Chipping Campden. Campden Barn offers a high level of comfort with limestone flooring in bathrooms and underfloor heating on both floors. Cottage Code: NJE.

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

Pitts Cottage

Brancaster, Norfolk.

Sleeps 5. Standing alongside the village green, this attractive detached brick and flint holiday cottage is just a mile from the sandy beach at Brancaster. With miles of beaches, sand dunes and salt-marsh to explore, the village inn is nearby. Cottage Code: CBX.

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

Cave Farm Barns – Swan

nr. Ely, Cambridgeshire.

Sleeps 4 – 8. Featuring walks from the door, this group of four quality barn conversions are set on the owners’ arable farm. Comfortably furnished, they share an indoor heated swimming pool. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: E2506.

  • Hot Tub
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century

Capp Mill

Painswick, nr. Stroud, Gloucestershire.

Sleeps 4. With views over a pretty trout stream, this traditional Cotswold water mill dates from the 1600s. With original Cotswold flagstones floors and spacious beamed rooms, it has been carefully converted to provide comfortable holiday accommodation. Cottage Code: NAL.

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

Dawn Cottage

Portmellon, Cornwall.

Sleeps 3. This restored 18th century cottage offers cosy holiday accommodation in the heart of a traditional Cornish seaside village. Overlooking Portmellon Bay, just 50 yards from a sandy beach, it is less than a half-mile away from Mevagissey. Cottage Code: GYU.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Higher Tresmorn Cottages – The Annexe

Tresmorn, nr. Bude, Cornwall.

Sleeps 2 – 6. Carefully converted from 16th century farm buildings, the four holiday cottages at Higher Tresmorn offer an idyllic Cornish retreat with some stunning sea views. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: TBH.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 16th Century

Burns Cottage

nr. Barnard Castle, Co. Durham.

Sleeps 18. Traditionally furnished and decorated to a high standard throughout, Burns Cottage has been created from traditional farm buildings and offers well appointed, versatile accommodation. Outdoor private swimming pool, sauna and games room. Cottage Code: MPB.

  • Games room
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Carnethic Penthouse

Fowey, Cornwall.

Sleeps 4. Situated on the edge of picturesque Fowey on south Cornwall’s coast, this property enjoys shared use of a heated swimming pool, sauna and changing room. The pool house has a retractable glass roof. Shops 500 yards. Wi-Fi. Cottage Code: TAH.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century

Shortacombe Cottage

Eastdown, Barnstaple, Devon.

Sleeps 4. This pretty cottage adjoins the owners home and boasts flagstone floors, beams and an inglenook fireplace with wood-burning stove. Set on the fringe of East Down, it offers a lawned garden with hot tub and croquet. Cottage Code: H65.

  • Hot Tub
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Hopgrove Farm Cottages – The Hayloft

York, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 3 – 6. These renovated 18th century farm buildings are just 2 miles from York city centre. Shared garden, grounds, games room, sauna and hot tub. Shops 1 mile, pub 200 yards. To view other properties at this location, please follow the link below. Cottage Code: 17238.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Hot Tub
  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century