Historic Hotels

Welcome to our selection of country houses and historic hotels across the UK. All the hotels listed are in heritage buildings, some are located deep in the countryside, some in in our historic towns and cities such as London, Bath and Manchester.

Whether you are looking for a sleepy manor house hotel to relax in, a spa break in a listed heritage hotel, or an action-packed weekend break offering all types of sports and activities – golf, shooting, fishing – you will find something here for you.

Simply scroll down to browse our selection of country house hotels. Alternatively, you can use the search box above to search by town, city or county.

Jump to Historic Hotels in:

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The Great House Hotel

The Great House Hotel, Lavenham, Suffolk, CO10 9QZ.

Built in the 14th and 15th centuries, The Great House had its imposing Georgian façade added in the 18th century to keep up with the times. Nowadays, The Great House is one of the finest small boutique hotels in Britain with a renowned restaurant.

  • 14th Century

Littlecote House Hotel

Littlecote House, Hungerford, Berkshire, RG17 OSU.

Dreamily beautiful historic Littlecote House has hosted both King Charles II and Queen Elizabeth I. Perfect for a romantic break for two as no children are allowed!

  • 13th 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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Trehellas Country House Hotel

Trehellas House, Washaway, Cornwall, PL30 3AD.

This lovely, family owned former courthouse dates back to the early 1700’s. With 11 bedrooms, this hotel & restaurant is situated in the heart of Cornwall and is perfect for walking, cycling and exploring all that the county has to offer.

Longueville Manor

Longueville Manor, St. Saviour, Jersey, JE2 7WF.

This five star, 14th century manor house boasts an outdoor swimming pool and a 3 AA-Rosette restaurant. Set in 15 acres of private woodland, Longueville also features a tennis court and croquet lawn. Conveniently situated for St Helier Beach and marina.

  • 14th Century

Luton Hoo Hotel, Golf and Spa

Luton Hoo Hotel, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 3TQ.

Once hosting Queen Elizabeth II, Luton Hoo Hotel is an elegant four star hotel within easy reach of London. Fine dining, elegant rooms, landscaped gardens (by ‘Capability’ Brown), a luxury spa with indoor pool, sauna and golf course.

  • 18th Century

Le Friquet Hotel

Le Friquet Hotel, Castel, Guernsey, GY5 7ST.

Starting life as an old Guernsey farmhouse, today this modern country hotel has all of the latest comforts whilst retaining its character and history. With comfortable rooms to suit all tastes, it offers the perfect spot for a refreshing break.

  • 18th Century