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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Chilston Park Hotel

Chilston Park Hotel, Sandway, Lenham, Kent, ME17 2BE.

This elegant 17th Century, Grade 1 listed country house is set in peaceful surrounding in Kent. It is luxuriously furnished with antiques and painting, and features 250 acres of grounds to explore. Rated in the top 200 hotels in the country.

  • 17th Century

Boscundle Manor

Boscundle Manor Hotel & Spa, Boscundle, St Austell, Cornwall, PL25 3RL.

Boscundle Manor is a small country house hotel in a beautiful wooded setting about 1 mile from the sea with luxury accommodation and extensive facilities. In addition to the outdoor pool, there is an indoor heated swimming pool and a hot tub.

  • 18th 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

Great Fosters

Great Fosters, Stroude Road, Egham, Surrey, TW20 9UR.

Gracing an estate of more than fifty acres in Surrey, Great Fosters is the most distinguished of hotels – a Grade One listed building blessed with the grandeur of 16th century England. 4 AA stars, 3 AA rosettes for food.

  • 16th Century

Careys Manor Hotel & Spa

Careys Manor Hotel, Brockenhurst, New Forest, SO42 7RH.

This elegant hotel is ideal for a relaxing break in the beautiful New Forest. There is a two AA rosette restaurant, a lovely French bistro, as well as a Thai restaurant. Also features a swimming pool, sauna, steam room, jacuzzi and state of the art gym.

  • 19th Century

Bath Arms

Bath Arms, Horningsham, Warminster, Wiltshire, BA12 7LY.

This stylish 4 star hotel has recently commissioned Miv Watts, the noted interior designer, to create colourful and unusual rooms with distinctly individual looks. Features a 2 AA rosette restaurant, treatment rooms and relaxing rural surroundings.

  • 17th Century

Malmaison Oxford

Malmaison Oxford, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1 1AY.

If you’re looking for a truly unique boutique hotel then look no further! This 95 bedroom converted Victorian prison is set in historic Oxford, and brings together stylish rooms, a stunning brasserie and 2 welcoming bars.

  • 19th Century

The Manor House Hotel

The Manor House Hotel, Moreton-In-Marsh, Gloucestershire, GL56 0LJ.

The luxuriously furnished 4 Star Manor House Hotel enjoys the relaxed feel of a country house with a touch of restrained elegance. The award-winning, 2 rosette, Mulberry Restaurant has a celebrated reputation for its fine cuisine.

  • 16th Century

Mitton Hall Hotel

Mitton Hall Hotel, nr. Whalley, Clitheroe, Lancashire, BB7 9PQ.

This magnificent 15th century manor house blends stunning interior design and decoration to create a contemporary country house hotel. Set in the heart of picturesque Ribble Valley, Mitton Hall Hotel is just a short drive from Clitheroe.

  • 15th Century

Ennerdale Country House Hotel

Ennerdale Hotel, Cleator, Cumbria, CA23 3DT.

This country house hotel is situated on the edge of the Lake District near to Whitehaven. From the moment you arrive into this glorious Grade 2 listed hotel you will appreciate why so many awards have been presented to this quite exquisite luxury hotel.

  • 17th Century