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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Kingsmills Hotel

The Kingsmills Hotel, Culcabock Road, Inverness, Inverness, IV2 3LP.

A sympathetically extended 17th century residence, the four star Kingsmills hotel offers a selection of 134 spacious classic, luxury, cocoon and retreat bedrooms together with fully equipped conference facilities for both large and intimate events.

  • 17th Century

Langley Castle Hotel

Langley Castle Hotel, Langley-on-Tyne, Hexham, Northumberland, NE47 5LU.

One of the few medieval castle hotels in England, Langley Castle is no ordinary hotel… Built in the 14th century, each bedroom is unique with some rooms including saunas, spa baths and four-poster beds.

  • 14th Century

Augill Castle

Augill Castle, Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria, CA17 4DE.

Gothic towers, original staircases and four poster beds add to the fairytale romance of this turreted hideaway. Standing between Yorkshire and the Lake District, the castle is also perfectly situated for weekends away. On-site restaurant and bar.

  • 19th Century

Tulloch Castle Hotel

Tulloch Castle, Dingwall, Highlands, IV15 9ND.

Dating back the 1100’s, Tulloch Castle Hotel is full of period features including beautifully restored fireplaces, a 250 year old Great Hall and wonderful ceilings. The castle has 20 en-suite bedrooms filled with character and charm.

  • 12th Century

Bovey Castle

Bovey Castle, North Bovey, Dartmoor, Devon, TQ13 8RE.

Sitting in a majestic position overlooking the local valley, the award winning Bovey Castle features wonderfully decorated bedrooms, beautiful Edwardian gardens, great food and wine, with an extensive range of activities.

  • 20th Century

Dorian House

Dorian House, Bath, Somerset, BA2 3JX.

Built in the late 19th century out of traditional local limestone, Dorian House is a fine example of elegant Victorian architecture. The hotel’s rooms are spacious and some even boast four poster beds. A truly luxurious B&B!

  • 19th Century

Queen Charlottes Orangery

Queen Charlottes Orangery, 93a Sydney Place, Bath, Somerset.

A unique place to stay in a wonderful setting. Centrally located 8 minutes stroll on the level to the historic centre, the Roman Baths and Pump Room. The Orangery was once part of the home for a period of Queen Charlotte, the wife of George III.

  • 18th Century

The Cranley Hotel

The Cranley, South Kensington, Central London, SW5 0LA.

A charming Georgian townhouse in South Kensington, ideally located for exploring central London, Enjoy tasteful, elegantly decorated rooms and lovely period features.

  • 18th Century

The Cartford Inn

The Cartford Inn, Cartford Lane, Preston, Lancashire, PR3 0YP.

A charming, recently refurbished 17th century coaching inn featuring four poster beds, roll top baths, private dining and cosy nooks near an open fire – perfect for a relaxing weekend away. Ideally located near the River Wye, 10 minutes from Blackpool.

  • 17th Century

Drapers Hall

Drapers Hall, St Marys Place, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY1 1DZ.

The 5-star Drapers Hall offers luxurious rooms and a fine dining restaurant, all within an historic timber framed building dating back to 1485. The red sandstone Shrewsbury Castle, founded by Roger de Montgomery around 1070, is just a stroll away.

  • 15th Century