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 Long Barn

Kingsley Holt, nr. Leek, Staffordshire.

Sleeps 10. Set next to the owner’s small working farm, this delightful detached barn conversion features an individually designed interior. A short drive from Alton Towers, the lovely timber and glass fronted garden room hides a hot tub. Cottage Code: E4850.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Hot Tub
  • Boutique
  • 19th Century

Flagstaff Cottage

Robin Hood’s Bay, near Whitby, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 6. Set in the heart of picturesque Robin Hood’s Bay, this four-storey former fisherman’s cottage has been beautifully refurbished. With its own private patio and rockery garden it is superbly located and convenient for the beach. Cottage Code: IBY.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Iolanda

Polperro, Cornwall.

Sleeps 4. Enjoying excellent views of the sea and the pretty harbour of Polperro, this 18th-century former fisherman’s cottage is ideally placed for a seaside holiday. Boasting a sunny terraced garden, it is within yards of the village shops and inns. Cottage Code: GN1.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century

Claxton Grange – Wilberforce

Claxton, nr. York, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 4 – 9. Set in 16-acres of private grounds, with an indoor swimming pool, games room and hard tennis court, these renovated holiday cottages lie just 6 miles from York. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: 26402.

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

Atlantic House

Hartland, Bideford, North Devon.

Sleeps 12. Narrow lanes from the doorstep of Atlantic House wind down to secluded sand and shingle beaches. Set amidst the owner’s 17th-century farm, this delightful, spacious property enjoys a sunny patio on which to relax and watch the waves. Cottage Code: HMMX.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Hot Tub
  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • Pet friendly
  • 17th Century

Ashcombe – Nut Tree Farm

Ashcombe, nr. Dawlish, Devon.

Sleeps 28. Offering guests exclusive use of a heated outdoor pool and games barn, Nut Tree Farm provides the ideal venue for large family gatherings. With seating for 28 at meal times and 13 en suite bedrooms, an in-house chef is also available by arr. Cottage Code: HNNF.

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

Sandpipers

Padstow, Cornwall.

Sleeps 6. Situated just 100 yards from the shops, pubs and beautiful harbour of Padstow, this holiday cottage has been decorated and furnished with much flair. Padstow offers excellent seafood restaurants, coastal walks, sandy beaches and coves. Cottage Code: 19925.

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

Emma’s Dairy

Alkington, nr. Whitchurch, Shropshire.

Sleeps 5. Lovingly converted from a 17th century barn, this delightful holiday home retains many original features. Set on a working farm, it also offers shared use of an indoor heated swimming pool with private sessions available by arrangement. Cottage Code: 30918.

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

Moorleaze – Nunney

Witham Friary, Frome, Somerset.

Sleeps 4 – 10. Set in 76 acre grounds, Moorleaze offers spacious and superbly fitted holiday accommodation, as well as a shared indoor heated swimming pool, games room and tennis court. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: EPM.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Boutique
  • Shared pool
  • 20th Century

The Cottage

Hartlake, nr. Glastonbury, Somerset.

Sleeps 4. Dating from the 1600s, this carefully renovated former hayloft barn is just a few miles from the heart of historic Glastonbury. Adjoining the owners’ farmhouse, it boasts many original features including exposed stone walls and flagstone floors. Cottage Code: 29739.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • 17th Century