Historic Accommodation in the Heart of England

Explore the Cotswolds, quintessentially English villages of honey-coloured stone nestling in stunningly beautiful countryside. Visit Shakespeare’s Stratford-Upon-Avon, or Warwick, most famous for its magnificent castle. Discover the black and white villages of Herefordshire. Browse our selection of historic hotels, holiday cottages and B&Bs in the Cotswolds, Gloucestershire, Herefordshire, Shropshire, Warwickshire and Worcestershire.

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Thornbury Castle

Thornbury Castle, Castle Street, Thornbury, Gloucestershire, BS35 1HH.

Built in 1511, Thornbury Castle is a magnificent Tudor castle-palace set in historic parkland. It is the only Tudor castle to operate as a hotel and restaurant in England. Enjoy regal dreams in the bedchamber where King Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn slept.

  • 16th Century

Toms Barn

Hampen, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire.

Sleeps 10. This lovely 300 year old detached, renovated barn is situated just 6 miles from Cheltenham in a small secluded valley in the Central Wolds. It is ideally situated for Cheltenham’s attractions and for exploring the Cotswolds. Cottage Code: NJC.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Boutique
  • 18th Century
  • Piano

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Caverswall Castle

Caverswall, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST11 9EA.

Set in the rolling Staffordshire countryside, this historic moated castle has sections dating back to the 13th century. Lovingly renovated, it retains many period features and now offers exclusive use accommodation with 11 luxurious bedrooms.

  • 13th Century

Eastnor Castle

Eastnor Castle, Ledbury, Herefordshire, HR8 1RL.

This dramatic, fairytale castle is nestled in the Malvern Hills and has magnificent views of the surrounding Herefordshire countryside. Only 2 and a half hours from London by car, the castle is an exclusive use only venue for a minimum of 10 guests.

  • 19th Century

Old Church Farm

Rudgeway, Gloucestershire, BS35 3SQ.

Set amidst the rolling south Gloucestershire countryside, this 16th century manor house is now open to the public for the first time as a boutique private hotel complete with conferencing facilities. Exuding Tudor charm and character, it now offers seven luxurious en suite rooms.

  • 16th Century

Hollywall Croft

Stoke Prior, nr. Leominster, Herefordshire.

Sleeps 4. With a history dating back beyond 1650, this traditional timber framed cottage has been lovingly restored and tastefully furnished. Set in its own quiet, secluded garden, guests can enjoy views of a pretty dingle and an ancient pack-horse bridge. Cottage Code: HH82.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Quirky
  • Pet friendly
  • 17th Century

Pike Cottage

Acton Turville, nr. Badminton, Gloucestershire.

Sleeps 2. Boasting many original features, this former road toll house is set in the heart of the picturesque village of Acton Turville. Complete with its working toll house clock, this well preserved listed property now offers delightful holiday accommodation. Cottage Code: UKC2091.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Davenport House

Davenport House, Worfield, Shropshire, WV15 5LE

13 Double Bedrooms. Davenport House is a lovingly restored Grade I listed Georgian House, one of the UK’s finest wedding venues.

  • 18th Century

The Old Toll House

Coalport, nr. Ironbridge, Shropshire.

Sleeps 4. Set in the heart of Ironbridge Gorge, birthplace of the Industrial Revolution, this former toll house offers the ideal base from which to explore this world famous Heritage Site. No less than 7 museums reveal the fascinating history of the site. Cottage Code: 30125.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Inglenook Boathouse

Rudyard, nr. Leek, Staffordshire

Sleeps 2. Standing on the banks of Rudyard Lake, this architect-designed boathouse boasts stunning views across the lake to the lush woodland beyond. A haven for wildlife, Rudyard Lake offers a variety of activities including fishing, sailing and canoeing. Cottage Code: RFFC.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Quirky
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 20th Century

Stanford Hall

Stanford, Lutterworth, Leicestershire, LE17 6DH.

Stanford Hall is set in 70 acres of parkland on the banks of the River Avon near Lutterworth, Leicestershire.

  • 17th Century

Whitchurch Marina

Whitchurch Marina, Whitchurch, Shropshire.

Meander along the Llangollen and Shropshire Union Canals through the lovely countryside of Wales and north-west England. Those with a head for heights may choose to travel the famous Pontcysyllte Aqueduct, whilst others may prefer to explore alternative routes. Whitchurch offers a choice of different styles of narrowboats from four to eight berths.