Sunborn London Yacht Hotel

Sunborn London, Royal Victoria Dock, London, E16 1XL.

With many of its rooms overlooking the Royal Docks, this floating super-yacht offers smartly designed, air conditioned accommodation just a minute’s stroll from ExCeL London. Also conveniently located for London City Airport and Canary Wharf

  • 20th Century

The Barns Hotel

The Barns Hotel, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK44 3SA.

The four star Barns Hotel is situated in a beautiful riverside location within 3 acres of landscape gardens. The hotel restaurant’s menu is overseen by a Michelin starred chef. As a side note, Samuel Whitbread (of brewing fame) was born here in 1720!

  • 13th Century

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