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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Sir William Fox Town House Hotel

South Shields, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE33 3DZ.

The birth place of Sir William Fox, a former prime minister of New Zealand, this recently refurbished hotel stands in the historic village of Westoe. Now offering 13 individually designed rooms, enjoy traditional home cooked food in period surroundings.

  • 18th Century

Haley’s Hotel

Haley's Hotel, Headingley, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS6 2DE.

Haley’s boasts the award winning Oaks Restaurant, highly appointed, individually designed bedrooms and a renowned reputation for individual service. The hotel is easily accessible from the M1 motorway.

  • 19th Century

Matfen Hall Hotel Golf and Spa

Matfen Hall, Matfen, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE20 0RH.

This magnificent four star country house hotel is set within 300 acres of lovely parkland. Perfectly situated for exploring Hadrian’s Wall and the Northumberland National Park, Matfen Hall boasts a fine dining restaurant, spa and 27 hole golf course.

  • 19th Century

Headlam Hall Hotel

Headlam Hall Hotel, Headlam, near Darlington, Co. Durham, DL2 3HA.

This Jacobean country house hotel is perfect for a luxury rural retreat. The hotel boasts a luxury spa (with a stunning swimming pool) as well as an outdoor hot spa. Winning of the ‘North East England Small Hotel of the Year 2009 Gold Award’.

  • 17th Century

The Townhouse

The Townhouse, 34 Old Elvat, Durham, Co. Durham, DH1 3HN.

This 18th century, five star town house boasts 3 rooms with garden hot tubs, perfect for a wedding anniversary or a Valentine’s break! Durham Cathedral, castle and shops are all within walking distance. Be sure to try out the hotel’s cocktail bar.

  • 18th Century

Ascot House Hotel

Ascot House Hotel, 53 Kings Road, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG1 5HJ.

Built in the late nineteenth century as a traditional Victorian family residence, Ascot House has now been elegantly transformed into a 19-bedroom hotel. Only a 10 minute walk into Harrogate town. Free Wifi.

  • 19th Century

Derwent Manor

Derwent Manor, Allensford, Northumberland, DH8 9BB.

One of the most distinctive hotels in Northumberland, Derwent Manor is set in 20 acres of grounds, and featues a Leisure Club with indoor pool, sauna, spa and fitness centre. Built in the style of a manor house, enjoy friendly service in a grand setting,

  • 18th Century

The Churchill Hotel

The Churchill Hotel, 65 Bootham, York, Yorkshire, YO30 7DQ.

A lovely Georgian hotel in the heart of York, just minutes from the city centre. After a busy day site-seeing enjoy a soak in your own roll top bath, then sample the delights of the piano bar and restaurant before falling into a luxurious four poster bed

  • 18th Century

Hall Garth Hotel

Hall Garth Hotel, Coatham, Mundeville, Co. Durham, DL1 3LU.

This 15th century manor house offers 56 guest bedrooms, all of which combine period charm with contemporary luxuries. The hotel’s extensive leisure facilities include a golf course, an indoor swimming pool and a whirlpool.

  • 15th Century

Wood Hall Hotel & Spa

Wood Hall Hotel, Linton, Wetherby, West Yorkshire, LS22 4JA.

This four star country house hotel boasts of the finest views in Yorkshire! The hotel’s bedrooms are elegantly decorated, especially the luxury / deluxe rooms. Features a spa with an indoor poor, spa bath and a steam room, as well as popular restaurant.

  • 18th Century