Historic Accommodation in North East England

Amongst some of the most beautiful and unspoilt countryside and coastline in England, you will find many reminders of the history of this area such as Hadrian’s Wall, castles, cathedrals etc. Cross the causeway and visit 7th Century Holy Island (Lindisfarne). Take a trip into Durham City with its ancient castle and cathedral, now a World Heritage Site. Explore the North Yorkshire National Park and the Dales; visit the atmospheric village of Haworth, home of the Brontë sisters. Explore the fascinating city of York with its Minster, many historic buildings and museums.

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Swinton Park

Swinton Park, Masham, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 4JH.

An exclusive 31 bedroom luxury castle hotel, Swinton Park is a Grade II listed building, dating from the 1600’s. Lavishly furnished, this is a unique opportunity to enjoy a stately home experience in one of the highest rated hotels in Yorkshire.

  • 17th Century

The Old Folly

The Old Folly, Hunmanby, North Yorkshire.

Sleeps 2. Built in the early 1800’s as a ruin, today this gatehouse has been converted into a wonderful and unique set of two holiday homes. Perfect for exploring the North Yorkshire Moors and coastline (Filey is only 3 miles away). Cottage Code: IJQ.

  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Eshott Hall

Eshott Hall, Morpeth, Northumberland, NE65 9EN.

Built in the 1600’s, Eshott Hall offers stunning, well appointed suite-style bedrooms and elegant communal areas. Enjoy a stroll around the beautiful grounds and sample the superb menu full of local ingredients, some of which are straight from the garden!

  • 17th Century

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The Manor House

The Manor House, Chillingham, Northumberland, NE66 5NP.

Standing adjacent to the 12th century Chillingham Castle, The Manor House B&B offers three en suite guest rooms which have all been restored to the highest standard. Dating from the 1700’s, this Grade II listed property serves an extensive breakfast menu.

  • 18th Century

Yellow House

Yellow House, West Woodburn, nr. Otterburn, Northumberland, NE48 2SB.

Set in the rugged Northumbrian countryside, the Yellow House Farm Bed and Breakfast offers 3 individually decorated en-suite rooms. A paradise for walkers and riders, stables and grazing are available for those travelling with their horses.

  • 18th Century

Abbots Leigh Bed and Breakfast

Rutland Street, Filey, North Yorkshire, YO14 9JA.

An ideal base for exploring the charming seaside resort of Filey, North Yorkshire, the Abbots Leigh offers tasteful, understated accommodation just minutes from the beach, gardens and bustling town centre.

  • 19th Century

Busfeild Arms

Busfeild Arms, East Morton, nr. Bingley, West Yorkshire, BD20 5SP.

Originally founded as the village school, this characteristic period building was converted into a public house in 1880. The Busfeild Arms now offers luxury accommodation in 3 beautiful rooms, with dinner available in the a-la-carte restaurant, or bar.

  • 19th Century

Bats and Broomsticks

Prospect Hill, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 1QE.

Spooktacular! Making the most of the Whitby location (said to be one of Dracula’s favourite ‘haunts’!) this gothic B&B offers atmospheric, four poster accommodation with private bathrooms & a hearty ‘candlelit’ breakfast accompanied by haunting music.

  • 19th Century

The Woodman Inn

The Woodman Inn, Kirkburton, nr. Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD8 0PX.

Set in the beautiful Yorkshire hamlet of Kirkburton, this traditional 18th century inn offers 13 recently refurbished en-suite rooms and suites. Renowned for its good food and excellent service, The Woodman Inn lies just a few miles south of Huddersfield.

  • 18th Century

The Grafton Boutique B&B

The Grafton Boutique B&B, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG1 5EJ.

A boutique townhouse just minutes away from the heart of the historic spa town of Harrogate. The Grafton B&B offers spacious, luxuriously decorated bedrooms, and a cosy lounge bar, complete with an open-fire to relax beside.

  • 18th Century

Barker Stakes Farm

Barker Stakes Farm, Pickering, North Yorkshire, YO18 8EE.

Located in the heart of the beautiful Yorkshire countryside, this attractive B&B boasts stunning views across its own extensive acreage. Traditional features are complimented by a lovely contemporary decor.

  • 18th Century

Park Farm

Park Farm, nr. Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE11 0HS.

The eight en-suite bedrooms at Park Farm have been lovingly created and finished to the highest of standards within the 18th century stable block. Just a short drive from the famous contemporary sculpture by Sir Antony Gormley, The Angel of the North.

  • 18th Century

Sniperley Hall

Sniperley Hall, Durham, County Durham, DH1 5RA.

Standing within walled gardens, this stunning 18th century house is set just a few miles from the castle and cathderal of historic Durham. Both bedrooms at Sniperley Hall are traditionally furnished and well appointed, with free Wi-Fi and on site parking.

  • 18th Century