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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Stirrups Country House

Stirrups Country House, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG42 6LD.

With the warmth of a traditional inn, this family-run hotel offers all the attention to detail and personal service you would expect. Set in the heart of the Thames Valley, the luxury bedrooms enjoy all modern amenities with a traditional English flavour.

  • 16th Century

Adelphi Hotel & Spa

Britannia Adelphi, Liverpool, Merseyside, L3 5UL.

The internationally famous Adelphi hotel is a superbly appointed hotel right in the heart of Liverpool. A grand Edwardian building rich in history, the elegant public areas and restaurants have been restored to provide stunning facilities.

  • 19th Century

The Bull Hotel

The Bull Hotel, Long Melford, near Sudbury, Suffolk, CO10 9JG.

Situated on Long Melford’s High Street, this fine timbered building has a history dating back over 500 years and has been an inn since 1580. With its moulded oak beams, open fires and period furniture, it was originally built for a wealthy wool merchant.

  • 15th Century

Drakes Hotel

Drakes Hotel, 43-44 Marina Parade, Brighton, East Sussex, BN2 1PE.

Voted in the ‘Top 50 New Boutique Hotels’ in the World by ‘Conde Nast Traveller’. Drakes is never stuffy or formal, but is about relaxed glamour, an escape from everyday life, and total relaxation – when you stay at Drakes, the thinking is done for you.

  • 19th Century

Northcote Manor Hotel

Northcote Manor, Burrington, Umberleigh, Devon, EX37 9LZ.

Stay at the Northcote and experience the atmosphere of an 18th century country house. There are 16 individually designed bedrooms, along with a 2 AA rosette restaurant which uses the finest local ingredients.

  • 18th Century

The Swan Hotel & Spa

The Swan, Lavenham, Suffolk, CO10 9QA.

The Swan Hotel is one of East Anglia’s best known hotels, dating back to the 14th century and incorporates several notable buildings, including an Elizabethan house and Lavenham’s former Wool Hall. The hotel has been awarded 2 AA Rosettes for fine food.

  • 15th Century

De Vere Devonport House

De Vere Devonport House, Greenwich, London, SE10 9JW.

Overlooking Greenwich Park and the River Thames, this Georgian-era hotel is set in London’s historic Greenwich Village, next to the National Maritime Museum. Offering bright en-suite rooms with satellite channels, Central London is about 20 minutes away.

  • 20th Century

George Hotel

Geroge Hotel, Hathersage, Derbyshire, S32 1BB.

A 500 year old former coaching inn, this highly rated hotel now features contemporary décor and an award winning restaurant. Set in the picturesque village of Hathersage, the George offers friendly and unobtrusive service, with en-suite rooms and Wi-Fi.

  • 15th Century

Webbington Hotel & Spa

Webbington Hotel, Loxton, Axbridge, Somerset, BS26 2HU.

Situated on the southern slopes of the Mendip Hills, The Webbington offers stunning views over the surrounding countryside and the hamlet of Loxton. Leisure facilities include an indoor pool, steam room and tennis courts.

  • 17th Century

Bedford Swan Hotel

Bedford Swan Hotel, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK40 1RW.

The four star rated Bedford Swan Hotel is situated in the centre of Bedford overlooking the river. Full of history and character, the stunning bedrooms feature air conditioning and flatscreen TVs. There is also a swimming pool and jacuzzi.

  • 18th Century