Historic Accommodation in Middle England

The beautiful Peak District offers excellent opportunities for walking and rambling amidst spectacular scenery. Visit the magnificent stately homes of the Dukeries. And of course, for those white knuckle rides, Alton Towers is the place to go! Choose a B&B, country hotel or cosy cottage as your base in Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire or Lincolnshire.

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Henley Cottage

The Acton Scott Estate, nr. Church Stretton, .

Sleeps 5. A holiday cottage with a difference, Henley Cottage invites you to step back in time. The decor throughout is exactly as it would have been for the cottage’s 19th century inhabitants, complete with cast-iron kitchen range & fireside tin bath. Cottage Code: ROO4.

  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Garden Hotel

The Garden Hotel, Uppingham, Rutland, LE15 9QD.

Set in Uppingham, a market town between Leicester and Peterborough, this cosy guesthouse has a quirky, traditional decor. Soak up the sun in the lovely garden, drink in hand (courtesy of the hotel bar!) or enjoy more active pursuits at nearby Rutland Water.

  • 18th Century

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The Saracens Head Hotel

The Saracens Head Hotel, Southwell, Nottinghamshire, NG25 0HE.

Situated in the historic Minster town of Southwell, this charming 16th century coaching inn boasts royal connections with a visit from King Charles in 1642. Following an extensive refurbishment, it retains its Elizabethan charm and unique character.

  • 16th Century

The Golf Hotel

The Golf Hotel, Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire, LN10 6SG.

The Golf Hotel dates back to the late 19th century and has 50 bedrooms, a restaurant serving good food using local produce, and a well stocked bar. Only 18 miles from Lincoln and situated next to the world famous Woodhall Spa Golf Course.

  • 19th Century

Sysonby Knoll

Sysonby Knoll, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, LE13 0HP.

Sysonby Knoll is set in beautiful Melton Mowbray, and has the highest AA quality rating of any hotel in the town. It offers 30 lovely bedrooms, as well as a bar and restaurant. Free WiFi is available.

  • 20th Century

Hopping Hare

Hopping Hare, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN5 6PF.

Offering 19 luxurious en suite rooms, a sophisticated bar and a restaurant serving some of the best food to be found in the area, this former Victorian manor house is but a short drive from Northampton town centre.

  • 19th Century

Kilworth House Hotel and Theatre

Kilworth House Hotel, North Kilworth, Leicestershire, LE17 6JE.

Kilworth House is a nineteenth century four star country house retreat, situated within 38 acres of beautiful parkland. It boasts a choice of restaurants, a health and fitness room, as well as it’s own theatre! Perfect for a relaxing break in the country.

  • 19th Century

Rushton Hall Hotel

Rushton Hall Hotel, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN14 1RR.

This elegant country house hotel features luxurious bedrooms, a two AA rosette restaurant and a spa. There is also a Great Hall where one can take afternoon tea, as well as a swimming pool and treatment rooms.

  • 15th Century

Norfolk Arms Hotel

Norfolk Arms Hotel, Ringinglow, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 7TS.

This recently refurbished, historic coaching inn is set in the beautiful Mayfield Valley amid stunning countryside on the edge of the Peak District. Enjoying fantastic views, the Norfolk Arms is also conveniently situated for Sheffield city centre.

  • 19th Century

The Bridge Hotel & Restaurant

The Bridge Hotel, Prestbury, Cheshire, SK10 4DQ.

With easy access to the tranquil Cheshire countryside, the Bridge Hotel has 23 en-suite rooms boasting high standards of furnishing and décor. Set in the heart of the village of Prestbury, yet just 16 miles from Manchester city centre.

  • 19th Century

The Lake Isle Hotel & Restaurant

Lake Isle Hotel, Uppingham, LE15 9PZ.

Standing in the heart of the beautiful market town of Uppingham in Rutland, this 18th century town house hotel oozes character and charm. The 2 AA Rosettes restaurant features lovingly prepared and beautifully presented food.

  • 18th Century

Aston Hall Hotel

Aston Hall, Aston, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S26 2EE.

Ashton Hall dates back to the 1700s and is set amidst acres of breathtaking woodland. The stylish bedrooms are well equipped, and the luxury bathrooms have walk-in wet rooms! The Peak Distict is only 30 mins away by car and there is easy access to the M1.

  • 18th Century