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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Guy Fawkes Inn

Guy Fawkes Inn, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 7HP.

The birthplace of the infamous conspirator Guy Fawkes, this city centre inn now offers thirteen individually decorated en suite bedrooms. Dine by candle and gas light in the restaurant which serves AA Rosette food.

  • 15th Century

The Principal York

The Principal York, York, North Yorkshire, YO24 1AA.

A reminder of the golden age of steam, the 5-star Principal York is set adjacent to the railway station and was completed in 1878, a year after the new station opened. Boasting views across its private gardens to the majestic York Minster, it offers stylish modern rooms and a heated indoor pool.

  • 19th Century

Grays Court

Grays Court, York, North Yorkshire, YO1 7JH.

With a history dating back to the 11th century, Grays Court is one of the most historic buildings in England. Blending ageless character with modern comfort, the luxurious boutique rooms provide the ideal romantic retreat.

  • 11th Century

The Rose & Crown York

Rose & Crown, York, North Yorkshire, YO10 3BP.

Conveniently situated for exploring the many sites of historic York, the award-winning Rose & Crown offers five comfortable en suite letting rooms. In a building that dates from 1786, today’s guests can expect to be served famous ales and freshly cooked food.

  • 18th Century

Middlethorpe Hall & Spa

Middlethorpe Hall, York, North Yorkshire, YO23 2GB.

Overlooking York Racecourse, this elegant William III country house is set in 20 acre grounds, complete with leafy terraces and fragrant orchards. Dating from 1699, it is now boasts luxurious accommodation, award-winning food and a boutique spa.

  • 17th Century

The Grand Hotel & Spa

The Grand Hotel, York City Centre, North Yorkshire, YO1 6HT.

Experience a friendly Yorkshire welcome in this stylish 5 Star Hotel. Set in the former home of the North Eastern Railway Company, this iconic Edwardian building successfully blends history and heritage with 21st century luxury.

  • 20th Century

Hotel Du Vin Newcastle

Newcatle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE1 2BE.

The former headquarters of the Tyne Tees Steam Ship Company, this impressive Edwardian building has been totally refurbished and now offers a boutique hotel experience on the banks of the River Tyne. Just a short stroll from Newcastle city centre.

  • 20th Century

The Eccleston Arms

The Eccleston Arms, Saint Helens, Merseyside, WA10 3TU.

Offering nine individually styled, luxuriously appointed, en suite rooms, this 18th century public house now boasts 21st century facilities following a multi-million pound renovation. Guests can dine in splendour in one of the elegant restaurant areas or simply have a quiet drink at the bar.

  • 18th Century

The Griffin Inn

The Griffin Inn, Eccleston, Saint Helens, Merseyside, WA10 5AD.

A former coaching house, the Griffin Inn has been welcoming guests since the 1600s. Lovingly refurbished, it now offers 11 individual styled, en suite bedrooms, all with free WiFi. The restaurant features a full à la carte menu, whilst the bar menu serves classic pub food

  • 17th Century

Peel Hey

Peel Hey, Frankby, Wirral, Merseyside, CH48 1PP.

Set in the pretty conservation village of Frankby, this award-winning country house offers luxurious B&B accommodation in peaceful, rural surroundings. Dating from 1885, it successfully blends contemporary facilities with period charm and character.

  • 19th Century