England Historic Inns & Pub Accommodation Guide

recommended historic inns and pubs with rooms in England


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Hipping Hall

Cowan Bridge

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where three counties meet, part of the landscape for 350 years, this characterful hotel now offers luxurious rooms and fine dining

The Cartford Inn

Great Eccleston

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this former 17th-century coaching inn has been beautifully updated to a very high standard and sits peacefully alongside the River Wyre

Sun Inn

Kirkby Lonsdale

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a 17th century inn, set at the heart of an historic market town, where traditional features and contemporary style pleasingly fuse together

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an elegant and charming country house providing a relaxing and homely atmosphere, stylish rooms and good, locally sourced food

The Fleece Inn

Dolphinholme

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character and charm are retained, oak beams and fireplaces, at this inn near the Forest of Bowland; the renovated rooms have luxurious comfort

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elegant manor house set in acres of private grounds, yet within easy reach of the M5 and central Bristol, providing stylish guest rooms

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oozes charm and original character - parts date back to Tudor times - today it is an award-winning inn with good hospitality, food and drink

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history and character combine with stylish guest rooms, mod-cons included, and a buzzy cafe, restaurant and bar in a Tudor house

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set in 200 acres of a private, 18th century, Georgian country estate close to Scotch Corner with luxurious rooms, treatment rooms and fine dining

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adjacent to a Norman castle in a pretty coastal village, there are elegant rooms, some in a garden wing, and an award-winning bistro

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charming, 14th-century, thatched quayside inn, bursting with character and offering stylish rooms, fresh local seafood, a cosy bar and views

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a traditional Cotswold stone inn has upgraded to offer fine, locally-sourced food and smart, stylish rooms, some with roll top baths

Russell's

Broadway

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chic, elegant guest rooms sit above a modern, airy restaurant that serves a creative, modern, British menu with a local produce emphasis

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17th century Grade II listed inn peacefully nestled on the edge of the village, providing quality guest rooms and award-winning dining

The Old Stocks Inn

Stow-on-the-Wold

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refurbished, 17th-century former coaching inn, set overlooking the stocks on the green, offering elegant rooms, good food and a terraced patio

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offers award-winning cuisine featuring local produce and guest rooms with unique identities all set in an attractive 16th century building

Sebastians

Oswestry

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behind the restaurant, where a French influenced menu is served, are comfy, well-appointed guest rooms set around a courtyard and terrace

The Brownlow Arms

Hough-on-the-Hill

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peacefully set in a pretty village in the Lincolnshire countryside yet only a 10-minute drive from the A1; bedrooms are stylish and well-equipped

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a stylish Georgian manor featuring individually designed rooms, an award-winning bistro and a cocktail bar at the A19/A172 junction

The Pheasant Inn

Higher Burwardsley

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tucked away in a peaceful corner of Cheshire, this 300 year-old inn sits in an elevated spot with scenic views across the Cheshire Plains

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