Historic Accommodation in England

From the rolling hills of the Cotswolds to the majestic shoreline of the Jurassic Coast, England is famous throughout the world for its history and heritage. Why not make the most of it by staying at a historic castle, country house hotel or cottage?

Simply scroll down to browse our selection of historic accommodation in England, or alternatively you can use the search box at the top of the page.

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Amberley Castle

Amberley Castle, nr. Arundel, West Sussex, BN18 9LT.

Feel like royalty with a luxurious break in this grand 900 year old castle hotel. With stylish spa bathrooms and a delightfully decadent restaurant, serving an eclectic menu of delectable dishes, this unique hotel offers a scenic spot second to none.

  • 11th Century

Beechfield House Hotel

Beechfield House Hotel, Beanacre, near Bath, Wiltshire, SN12 7PU.

This lovely Victorian country house is set in 8 acres of beautiful grounds, and is one of the finest luxury hotels near Bath. It boasts an AA rosette restaurant and a lovely heated pool. That is also a treatment room on site.

  • 19th Century

The Lamb Inn

Great Rissington, Bourton on the Water, Gloucestershire, GL54 2LP.

The Quintessential country inn! Enjoy log fires, oak beams and four poster beds at the Lamb Inn. This characterful Inn dates back to the 18th century and is located in the Windrush Valley, in the heart of the picturesque Cotswolds.

  • 18th Century

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Hayes Meadow

Exbourne, nr. Okehampton, Devon.

Sleeps 4. Set on a working sheep farm, this 17th century barn conversion enjoy picturesque views over meadows and orchard. Guests are welcome to use the grass tennis court, with stabling and a sauna available by arrangement. Cottage Code: CM9202.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 17th Century

The Water Tower

Bearsted, nr. Maidstone, Kent.

Sleeps 4. This former water tower once provided the village with its supply of H2O. Lovingly converted, it now offers unique holiday accommodation in spacious circular rooms set over two floors. With direct trains to London from nearby Bearsted Station. Cottage Code: 13684.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

The Admiral’s House – Nelson

Ilfracombe, Devon.

Sleeps 2 – 4. Watch the fishing boats land their catch from one of these three well-furnished and equipped apartments, stunningly set on the edge of Ilfracombe’s Heritage harbour. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: FDG.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Tiplen Green Farmhouse – Tiplen Green Barn

Clanfield, nr. Hambledon, Hampshire.

Sleeps 2 – 4. Tastefully converted from a south-facing barn, these two beautifully presented properties, set in the South Downs National Park, have been equipped to a high standard. Follow the link below to view both properties at this location. Cottage Code: DNG.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century

Hobbis House

Nr. Coltishall, Norfolk.

Sleeps 11. Retaining many original features, this delighful period country house enjoys a peaceful rural setting close to the Broadland village of Coltishall. Set in spacious grounds, the property features a pool table, gym and private outdoor hot tub. Cottage Code: E5542.

  • Games room
  • Hot Tub
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Bowji

Numphra, nr. Penzance, Cornwall.

Sleeps 4. Just a short drive from both Lands End and the granite cottages of St Just, this well-appointed barn conversion occupies a secluded location next to the owner’s home in an AONB. Relax in the hot tub after a day exploring the sites. Cottage Code: TPA.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Boutique
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Lower Trevorder Barn

Mount, Bodmin, Cornwall.

Sleeps 8. Set in the heart of Cornwall this 18th century corn mill and hay loft has been converted to an exceptional standard. This boutique holiday home offers exposed beams and stone walls, balcony and a shared games room. Wi-Fi. Shops and pub 2 miles. Cottage Code: TT2.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Boutique
  • 18th Century

Childe of Hale Cottage

Hale Village, nr. Widnes, Cheshire.

Sleeps 4. Set in the tranquil and quiet village of Hale, this pretty thatched cottage was the birthplace and former home of John Middleton (1578-1623), aka the Childe of Hale. At 2.82m tall, this English giant was once famous throughout the land. Cottage Code: 27896.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 15th Century

Baldash Lodge

Branscombe, East Devon.

Sleeps 2. Offering panoramic countryside views, this superb holiday cottage makes a delightful hideaway for couples. Set in a beautiful wooded valley in acres of natural grounds, it boasts a wood-burning stove and a splendid four-poster bed. Cottage Code: HRE.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Boutique
  • 20th Century

The Old Mill

Isle Brewers, Taunton, Somerset.

Sleeps 2. This detached holiday cottage offers a romantic haven in which to enjoy the countryside. Tastefully furnished, it boasts a beamed living room complete with wood burning stove, wooden floors and a decked patio overlooking the mill pond. Cottage Code: EVJ.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Quirky
  • Boutique
  • 17th Century