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 Wheel House

Hulland Ward, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 3EE.

Situated in open countryside on the A517 just a few minutes from Ashbourne, The Wheel House B&B offers a guest lounge with free WiFi. A hearty breakfast includes homemade bread, jams and yoghurts, as well as free range eggs from a local farm.

  • 19th Century

Wind in the Willows Country House Hotel

Wind in the Willows, Glossop, Derbyshire, SK13 7PT.

A charming 19th century country house, with original period features such as oak panelling and log fires. The traditional decor, four poster beds and roll top baths are all in keeping with the setting and an impressive acreage makes this an ideal rural retreat.

  • 19th Century

Mama’s Inn Boutique Guest House

Mama’s Inn, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG1 3HL.

Set in the heart of Nottingham’s buzzing city centre, this boutique guest house offers chic themed rooms inspired by famous cities of the world. Built around 1845 by Royal Charter, these two Victorian villas retain many attractive original features.

  • 19th Century

The Crown Inn

The Crown Inn, Sproxton, nr. Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, LE14 4QB.

Standing alongside the popular rambling route know as the Viking Way, the Crown Inn offers weary travellers three comfortable en-suite rooms, as well as a traditional restaurant serving good food and wine. A Viking Cross stands in the local churchyard.

  • 18th Century

Apples in Rutland B&B

Apple Cottage, Bisbrooke, Uppingham, Rutland, LE15 9EP.

Set in the quintessentially English village of Bisbrooke, Apples Cottage offers excellent bed and breakfast accommodation in 2 stylishly refurbished and extremely spacious en-suite rooms. Just a mile from the charming market town of Uppingham.

  • 18th Century

Rushop Hall

Rushup Lane, Castleton, Derbyshire, SK23 0QT.

Rushop Hall offers luxurious bed and breakfast accommodation either within the main Hall itself with its unique sense of history or in the quirky Pepperpot holiday cottage. Rushop Hall offers free WiFi, evening meals and you can bring your horse with you!

  • 18th Century

Kegworth House

Kegworth House, Kegworth, Leicestershire, DE74 2DA.

Behind the elegant Georgian facade, Kegworth House retains many original features including a stone-flagged hallway and a relaxing drawing room with an open fire. The 11 en-suite bedrooms each possess their own individual character.

  • 18th Century

Nevill Arms Inn

Nevill Arms Inn, Medbourne, Leicestershire, LE16 8EE.

Situated in the picturesque village of Medbourne amidst Leicestershire’s beautiful Welland Valley, the Nevill Arms was rebuilt in 1863 in a Tudor style. Featuring a a stylish restaurant and en-suite accommodation, relax with a drink by the river bank.

  • 19th Century

Cathedral View Guest House

Cathedral View Guest House, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, LN2 1QA.

Set in the heart of the famous Cathedral Quarter of Lincoln, this beautiful, historic guesthouse dates back to the 12th century. Lovingly restored, it now offers 7 stylish bedrooms laid out in keeping with the buildings original features.

  • 12th Century

Smithy Studio B&B

Smithy Studio B&B, Ashby de la Zouch, Leicestershire, LE65 1EL.

Set in the heart of the charming market town of Ashby de la Zouch, Smithy Studio offers high-quality B&B accommodation in two luxurious rooms. Dating from the 1700s, this former blacksmiths forge is just a short stroll from several wonderful restaurants.

  • 18th Century