Prince Rupert Hotel - Shropshire

Historic Hotels UK

Bristling with architectural bravura, elegant period detail, and an intriguing cast. Guardians of the past. Hosts of the present.

Immerse yourself in the tapestries of our heritage rated hotels and witness their chequered pasts unfold. Boutique hotels, country houses, castles and coaching inns – our heritage hotels serve up an authentic taste of history. Want to stay in a magnificent Grade II listed Victorian Gothic mansion, or just your ‘everyday’ Scottish castle?

Retrace the footsteps of some of Britain’s best-loved personages and delve into their fascinating pasts without ever leaving the comfort of your room. Behind the façade of every one of our heritage hotels is a tale waiting to be retold. And that’s before you step outside into the ruin-dotted countryside, or Britain’s cobble-and-spire cities and towns.

Explore our historic and heritage hotels and locations to the right, or browse our range of heritage experience breaks. For a bespoke heritage experience break call Reservations on 0845 0 70 70 90 or email us.

Maids Head Hotel - Norwich (City Centre)

The Maids Head – Britain’s oldest hotel?

On the 950th anniversary of 1066, the Battle of Hastings, visit one hotel that may well have witnessed the 11th-century Norman invasion. The Maids Head in Norwich is one of Read on…

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