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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Whitehouse Farm Barn

Heathcote, nr. Hartington, Derbyshire.

Sleeps 14. Enjoying beautiful views across the Dales, this spacious converted barn provides the ideal holiday venue for the larger family group. Set in the quiet hamlet of Heathcote, just 1¼ miles from the popular village of Hartington. Cottage Code: 16736.

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

Heckley Farm Cottages – Paddock Cottage

nr. Alnwick, Northumberland.

Sleeps 5. Furnished and equipped to provide comfortable holiday accommodation, these charming former farm workers cottages are set on a mixed working farm and offer DIY horse livery. Follow the link below to view both properties at this location. Cottage Code: 15201.

  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Linley Farm Cottages – Dairy Cottage

St Osyth, nr. Colchester, Essex.

Sleeps 4 – 6. Carefully converted from traditional farm buildings, these six delightful holiday cottages lie tucked away in a quiet corner of Essex. With fishing and boating to be enjoyed on a nearby lake, historic Colchester is a short drive away. Cottage Code: 17977.

  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

The Mill

nr. Ilminster, Somerset.

Sleeps 6. With its flagstone flooring and redundant wheel still in situ, this award-winning holiday property is considered to be the oldest mill house in Somerset. Lovingly converted, it is idyllically set beside the mill pond and island. Cottage Code: E4810.

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

Salters Cottage

Boldre, nr. Lymington, Hampshire.

Sleeps 8. Steeped in history, this delightful 16th century holiday property boasts many original features including its beamed ceilings and original inglenook fireplaces. Within the beautifully maintained grounds sits an outdoor heated swimming pool. Cottage Code: DDDF.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 16th Century

Homelands

West Winch, King's Lynn, Norfolk.

Sleeps 11. This detached 16th and 17th century period cottage offers visitors its own exclusive indoor heated swimming pool with spa pool. Standing in its own enclosed garden, it is comfortably furnished throughout and boasts many character features. Cottage Code: CSP.

  • Swimming pool
  • Pub nearby
  • 16th Century

Copperfield

Bideford, Devon.

Sleeps 14. Enjoying a delightful outlook across the River Torridge to the pretty port town of Bideford, this impressive late Victorian merchant’s house has been completely refurbished. The pretty gardens include an outdoor heated swimming pool and hot tub. Cottage Code: HOOG.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Boathouse – Waterside

Wroxham, Norwich, Norfolk.

Sleeps 4 – 8. Located on the banks of the River Bure. each property has been equipped to the highest standard with a first floor glass balcony, providing lovely scenery over the water. Follow the link below to view all properties at this location. Cottage Code: CVK.

  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Kilross Lodge

Yealand Conyers, nr. Kendal, Lancashire.

Sleeps 6. Ideally located for exploring the Lake District, Yorkshire Dales as well as the Forest of Bowland, this carefully converted traditional barn retains many original features. The tranquil village of Yealand Conyers boasts many impressive walks. Cottage Code: LD7.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Skiber An Gwenely

Porkellis, nr. Helston, Cornwall.

Sleeps 4. This detached holiday cottage has been tastefully converted to provide comfortable, stylish accommodation, and features both a hot tub and sauna. Set on a 10-acre smallholding, it lies within easy access of Cornwall’s north and south coasts. Cottage Code: 25687.

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