Historic Hotels in London

Browse through our selection of country house hotels in London and the Home Counties including Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Essex, Hertfordshire and Surrey. Here you will find an Elizabethan hotel with links to King Henry VIII, a Victorian Gothic country house hotel set in parkland yet just 45 minutes from London’s West End, and historic hotels ideally situated in central London.

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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

41 Hotel

41 Hotel, Buckingham Palace Road, London, , SW1W 0PS.

’41’ is a small, boutique five star hotel situated next to the Queens Gallery on Buckingham Palace Road. The rooms are striking and combine 21st century technology and comforts with historic charm. Also includes an award winning restaurant.

  • 18th Century

The Savoy

The Savoy, Westminster, London, WC2R 0EU.

Opening its doors following a £200 million restoration programme, the world-renowned Savoy Hotel offers spacious period rooms with the finest modern amenities, including luxurious marble bathrooms. The Savoy Suite Welcome includes butler service.

  • 19th Century

Montague on the Gardens

Montague on the Gardens, Bloomsbury, London, Greater London, WC1B 5BJ.

This stunning four star boutique townhouse hotel is only moments from some of the biggest sights in London. The hotel itself is full of charm, and boasts a private and secluded garden. Bedrooms are air conditioned.

  • 18th Century

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Nutfield Priory and Spa

Nutfield Priory and Spa, Nutfield, Redhill, Surrey, RH1 4EL.

This idyllic country mansion is ideal for a weekend break just outside of London. The recently refurbished bedrooms all feature widescreen TV’s, and there is a spa with a pool and gym. Boasts wonderful views over the surrounding Surrey countryside.

  • 19th Century

Taj 51 Buckingham Gate Suites

51 Buckingham Gate, Westminster, London, SW1E 6AF.

Enjoy a little home from home luxury in a five star setting. 51 Buckingham Gate offers pampering of the highest order with private butlers, an in house spa with tailor-made treatments and michelin star dining just minutes from Buckingham Palace.

  • 20th Century

Ely Hotel

Ely Hotel, Yateley, Berkshire, GU17 9LJ.

With its friendly atmosphere, this traditional English country hotel and pub offers 35 spacious bedrooms including home comforts such as crisp white linen, comfy duvets and fluffy towels. Just a short distance from the M3 and 5 minutes from Farnborough.

  • 17th Century

The Sanctuary House Hotel

The Sanctuary House Hotel, Westminster, London, SW1H 9LA.

Located in one of London’s oldest and most fashionable areas, this fine hotel offers 34 Victorian style bedrooms, finished with cosy and comfortable amenities. A short walk from the Houses of Parliament, the ground floor pub serves home cooked food.

  • 19th Century

Adria Boutique Hotel

Queens Gate, Kensington, London, SW7 5AB.

Situated in elegant Kensington, this boutique Victorian town house hotel boasts sumptuous bedrooms with marble bathrooms, butler service and gourmet cuisine. South Kensington and Gloucester Road tube stations are just 5 minutes’ walk away.

  • 19th Century

Champneys Tring

Champneys Tring, Tring, Hertfordshire, HP23 6HY.

This classic English stately home first opened as a health spa in 1925, and now offers guests a swimming pool as well as a range of exclusive treatments. Blending history and character with modern features, many rooms boast a private terrace or balcony.

  • 19th Century

The Ethorpe Hotel

The Ethorpe Hotel, Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, SL9 8HX.

Offering the luxury of a countryside retreat, yet with easy reach of London and Windsor, the Ethorpe Hotel exudes the character and charm of a traditional English inn. This striking Georgian-style building lies in the heart of Gerrards Cross.

  • 18th Century

Corus Hotel Hyde Park

Corus Hotel Hyde Park, Lancaster Gate, Central London, London, W2 3LG.

Corus Hyde Park offers a range of contemporary bedrooms, with air conditioning and flat screen LCD TVs in every room. Just minutes from many of London’s most famous landmarks.

  • 18th Century

Park Inn by Radisson Thurrock

Park Inn by Radisson Thurrock, Thurrock, Essex, RM16 5UE.

Set in 6 acres of beautifully tended grounds, this former Georgian manor house offers a warm welcome along with excellent food and service. With Central London just 20 minutes away, Park Inn has modern, refurbished, air-conditioned bedrooms.

  • 18th Century

Macdonald Windsor

Macdonald Windsor, Windsor, Berkshire, SL4 1LH.

Set opposite the famous castle, the Macdonald Windsor features luxurious bedrooms, a stylish restaurant and bar. Each of the individually styled rooms enjoy air conditioning and modern bathrooms. Just a mile from Windsor Racecourse and close to Heathrow.

  • 18th Century