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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Wortley Hall

Wortley Hall, Wortley, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S35 7DB.

Standing peaceful in grounds of 26 acres, the 4-star Wortley Hall offers en-suite guest accommodation, just a 5 minute drive away from Westwood Country Park. The Courtyard Restaurant serves fine food, with themed nights and a Sunday carvery.

  • 18th Century

The Royal Hotel Hull

Hull Royal Hotel, Kingston upon Hull, East Yorkshire, HU1 3UF.

One of the major landmarks of Hull city centre, this iconic Victorian building blends period splendour with luxurious modern style. Conveniently situated for exploring all this vibrant city has to offer, with a direct entrance to Paragon Railway Station.

  • 19th Century

Kings Lodge Inn

Kings Lodge Hotel, Durham, Co. Durham, DH1 4BG.

With easy access to Durham city centre, Kings Lodge offers 21 comfortable en-suite bedrooms, a cosy bar and good food served in the hotel’s restaurant. Set on the edge of the Flass Vale Nature Reserve, within walking distance of the railway station.

  • 18th 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

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

The Black Swan Hotel

Black Swan Hotel, Market Place, York, North Yorkshire, YO62 5BJ.

This historic inn dating back to the 15th century is now a boutique and romantic hotel set in the heart of one of North Yorkshire’s prettiest villages. Features an acclaimed 2 AA rosetted restaurant.

  • 15th Century

Waterton Park Hotel

Waterton Park Hotel, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF2 6PW.

Built in the Georgian era, Waterton Park Hotel sits proudly on an island surrounded by its own lake. Extensive leisure facilities including swimming pool and sauna. Situated in the Yorkshire countryside, yet still within easy access of Wakefield.

  • 18th Century

Blackwell Grange Hotel

Blackwell Grange Hotel, Darlington, Co. Durham, DL3 8QH.

This elegant hotels dates back to the 1600’s and is set in 15 acres of its own woodlands and gardens. A great base for exploring the historic cities of York and Durham as well as the beautiful Yorkshire Dales.

  • 17th Century

Imperial Crown Hotel

Imperial Crown Hotel, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX1 1QE.

Built in the early 19th century, the Imperial Crown is situated in the heart of Halifax town centre. Try the delightful Wallis Simpson Restaurant or relax in the hotel bar’s cobbled courtyard garden.

  • 19th Century

The Croft Hotel

The Croft Hotel, Croft On Tees, Nr Darlington, Co. Durham, DL2 2ST.

Dating from 1835, The Croft is located in the historic village of Croft on Tees, just 10 minutes from the centre of Darlington. Overlooking the River Tees, some of the hotel’s en-suite rooms offer beautiful views of Croft Bridge and St Peter’s Church.

  • 19th Century