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 Crewe Arms

The Crewe Arms, Hinton in the Hedges, nr. Brackley, Northamptonshire, NN13 5NF.

This 15th century traditional country pub is set in the picturesque Northamptonshire village of Hinton in the Hedges, close to the Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire border. The two well appointed en suite rooms have been refurbished to a high standard.

  • 15th Century

Sheldons Retreat

Sheldon, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1QS.

A lovely vegetarian guest house in the heart of the Peak District National Park, Sheldon’s Retreat is a recently converted barn with six chic, individually designed en-suite bedrooms. It is an ideal base for walking, hiking, cycling or relaxing.

  • 18th Century

Riverbank Guest House

Riverbank Guest House, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3LX.

A charming Victorian guest house adjacent to the River Derwent in Matlock, the family-run Riverbank Guest House offers spacious, traditionally decorated en-suite bedrooms and a wealth of activities like fishing, kayaking and horse riding on the doorstep.

  • 19th Century

Buckingham’s Hotel

Buckingham's Hotel, Newbold, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41 7PU.

This award winning hotel boasts a superb restaurant, luxury en-suite rooms, free WiFi, as well as easy access to both the Peak District National Park and the M1 motorway.

  • 19th Century

The Court House Inn

The Court House Inn, Thrapston, Northamptonshire, NN14 4NF.

Set in the small market town of Thrapston, The Court House Inn features six en-suite bedrooms and a traditional bar. The town, once a seat of petty sessions and county courts, stands at the junction of the A14 and the A45.

  • 16th Century

Old White Hart

Old White Hart, Lyddington, Uppingham, Rutland, LE15 9LR.

Dating from the 17th century, this picturesque country inn is set in the heart of the conservation village of Lyddington amidst the slopes of the Welland Valley. Blending modern comforts with beautiful period features, it is just a short drive from Corby.

  • 17th Century

Caravelli

Caravelli, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 1BT.

Set in one of the oldest buildings in Loughborough, the elegant en-suite rooms at Caravelli all feature wonderful exposed beams and other period features. Sample authentic Italian cuisine and seasonal specials in the air-conditioned restaurant.

  • 14th Century

St Nicholas House

St Nicholas House, nr. Spalding, Lincolnshire, PE11 3HA.

This fine example of an 18th century Georgian manor house sits in the village of Deeping St Nicholas betwix Market Deeping and Spalding. Although full of historic character, the interior decor is very 21st century, with six en-suite rooms and free Wi-Fi.

  • 18th Century

East Bridgford Hill

East Bridgford Hill, East Bridgford, nr. Bingham, Nottinghamshire, NG13 8PE.

Enjoying a tranquil setting with stunning views over the Trent Valley, this picturesque Georgian manor house is full of character and bespoke style. Offering 7 luxurious rooms and suites, full English organic breakfasts are served using local produce.

  • 18th Century

Robin Hood Farm B&B

Robin Hood Farm B&B, Baslow, Derbyshire, DE45 1PU.

Dating from around 1875, Robin Hood Farm provides comfortable and luxurious bed and breakfast accommodation in the heart of the Peak District National Park. Lovingly renovated and set in 2 acre grounds, it features 3 superior en-suite double bedrooms.

  • 19th Century