Romantic Hotels

Pictured above: The Royal Crescent, Bath

Welcome to Historic UK’s handpicked selection of some of the best romantic hotels in England, Scotland and Wales.

Everyone enjoys a little romance. A romantic hotel might offer dining by candlelight, a seductive four poster bed or an indulgent en-suite spa bath or hot tub. Perfect for a romantic break, many hotels can also arrange for chilled champagne, chocolates and flowers to be placed in the room upon arrival.

So whether you are looking for a birthday treat for a loved one, an anniversary surprise or planning to pop the question, you will find a romantic hotel here to suit!

Featured Accommodation

The Townhouse

The Townhouse, 34 Old Elvat, Durham, Co. Durham, DH1 3HN.

This 18th century, five star town house boasts 3 rooms with garden hot tubs, perfect for a wedding anniversary or a Valentine’s break! Durham Cathedral, castle and shops are all within walking distance. Be sure to try out the hotel’s cocktail bar.

  • 18th Century

Rubens at the Palace

Rubens at the Palace, Westminster, London, SW1W 0PS.

Rubens at the Palace is a four star hotel situated opposite Buckingham Palace. Time your visit appropriately to watch – from the hotel’s lounge – the royal horses coming out of the Royal Mews.

  • 18th Century

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The Black Swan Hotel

Black Swan Hotel, Market Place, York, North Yorkshire, YO62 5BJ.

This historic inn dating back to the 15th century is now a boutique and romantic hotel set in the heart of one of North Yorkshire’s prettiest villages. Features an acclaimed 2 AA rosetted restaurant.

  • 15th Century

Lucknam Park Hotel – Relais & Chateaux

Lucknam Park Hotel, Colerne, Nr Bath, Wiltshire, SN14 8AZ.

Lucknam Park is a five star hotel with a Michelin starred restaurant, and is theideal hotel for those that want a luxury escape near Bath. All of the bedrooms are individually designed, and there is a newly opened spa with a swimming pool.

  • 17th Century

The Old Parsonage Hotel

The Old Parsonage Hotel, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX2 6NN.

Althought the hotel is just a short walk from Oxford city centre, the Old Parsonage feels more like a countryside retreat. With 30 luxurious bedrooms, each boasting air conditioning and high speed internet connections, traditional meets modern best.

  • 17th Century

Kilcamb Lodge Hotel

Kilcamb Lodge Hotel, Acharacle, nr. Fort William, Highlands, PH36 4HY.

Set in 22 acres of stunning meadows and woodland on the loch Sunart shoreline, with otter and red deer sightings aplenty, Kilcamb Lodge Hotel boast fabulous food and luxurious living space in a beautiful location.

  • 18th Century

Claridge’s

Claridge's, Mayfair, London, W1K 4HR.

Claridge’s marries 1930s glamour with contemporary flair, and provides a five star experience in the heart of fashionable Mayfair. Sample afternoon tea in the elegant foyer, offering a selection of more 50 varieties of tea and delicious pastries.

  • 19th Century

St. Giles House

St. Giles House, Norwich, Norfolk, NR2 1JR.

Offering unique accommodation, restaurant dining and a stylish bar, all set in the surroundings of a stunningly restored Baroque building. Located in the heart of historic Norwich, the hotel’s original facade conceals 23 luxurious en suite rooms and a spa

  • 17th Century

Buxted Park Hotel

Buxted Park Hotel, Buxted, Uckfield, East Sussex, TN22 4AY.

Located in the heart of Sussex, Buxted Park is one of the finest Georgian mansions in England and is set in 312 acres of parkland, where fallow deer roam free. It has played host to the rich and famous for centuries.

  • 18th Century

Whitley Hall Hotel

Whitley Hall Hotel, Grenoside, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S35 8NR.

Relax in this lovely ivy clad hotel which dates back to the 1500’s. Recently refurbished to a high standard, the hotel is situated in a lovely estate with extensive gardens. The bedrooms all have a complimentary decanter of port!

  • 16th Century

The Crab and Boar

Crab and Boar, Wantage Road, Newbury, Berkshire, RG20 8UE.

This romantic country pub offers sumptuous rooms all individually designed after famous hotels around the world. Many rooms feature private hot tub gardens! Sample a true taste of great British cusine in the award-winning restaurant.

  • 17th Century

Montague on the Gardens

Montague on the Gardens, Bloomsbury, London, Greater London, WC1B 5BJ.

This stunning four star boutique townhouse hotel is only moments from some of the biggest sights in London. The hotel itself is full of charm, and boasts a private and secluded garden. Bedrooms are air conditioned.

  • 18th Century