Historic Retreats

Fort Leicester
Play the lead in your very own holiday fable with a stay in one of these incredible historic retreats. Each of our handpicked selection has its own long list of beguiling stories from a bygone era, so check in and immerse yourself in their wonders.
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Alnwick Tower

Alnwick, Northumberland, England

A romantic retreat nestled on the edge of Northumberland's medieval county town, with beautiful castle gardens and the sweeping coastline in easy reach.
Sleeps: 2
Bedrooms: 1
From £727 / week

The Old Chapel Annexe

Nayland, Suffolk, England

A quintessentially English break awaits, in a heavenly holiday home exquisitely set in Suffolk's Constable country.
Sleeps: 2
Bedrooms: 1
From £500 (7 nts)

Loch Tummel Country House

Pitlochry, Perthshire, Scotland

An ornate, turreted Perthshire haven for grand large group stays, complete with abundant outdoor games and a magnificent loch-and-mountain vista.
Sleeps: 26
Bedrooms: 10
From £13820 /wk

Chateau Angus Glens

Airlie, Angus, Scotland

Be the kings and queens of a magnificent 18th century fairytale castle, set within a 30,000-acre estate that's in easy reach of both the Cairngorms, and the sweeping coast.
Sleeps: 18
Bedrooms: 9
From £5,655 (3 nights)

Arctic Lighthouse Hotel

A captivating, story-rich retreat, peacefully nestled at the foot of a former lighthouse on Finland's largest sea island, for expansive views across the Gulf of Bothnia.
Sleeps: Varies per room
Bedrooms: Varies per room
From £85 / night (2 guests)

The Hope and Anchor

Port Carlisle, Cumbria, England

A pet-friendly pub, charmingly converted for lazy and fun-filled lock-ins with your favourite people in a beautiful Cumbrian coastal village.
Sleeps: 10
Bedrooms: 5
From £579 / 3nts

The Carriage at High Barn Heritage

Halstead, Essex, England

A lovingly restored vintage train carriage, calmly secluded in a green North Essex village with scenic riverside walks almost on the doorstep.
Sleeps: 2 (+2)
Bedrooms: 1
From £501 (7 nights)
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Bodiam Glamping Coach

Bodiam, Sussex, England

A time-capsule railway carriage from the 1960s, beautifully styled and perfectly positioned in the unspoilt Rother Valley, with outstanding 14th century castle views.
Sleeps: 5
Bedrooms: 2
From £135 inclusive

The Windmill Blackthorn Hill

Blackthorn, Oxfordshire, England

The perfect romantic escape, in an historic Oxfordshire building that features 360-degree rural views.
Sleeps: 2
Bedrooms: 1
From £200 /night

Wee Retreat

Sheringham, Norfolk, England

An incredible transformation of a former Victorian toilet block, into a stylish holiday home with spectacular Norfolk sea views.
Sleeps: 4
Bedrooms: 2
From £611 (7nts)

The Tiny Chapel

Hexham, Northumberland, England

A lovingly converted 19th century chapel with a private garden and a stargazing hot tub, set within Northumberland countryside close to Hadrian's Wall.
Sleeps: 4
Bedrooms: 2
From £223 /night

The Round House Ilfracombe

Ilfracombe, Devon, England

Step back in time, to a grandly unique circular home that's ideal for group breaks with something to celebrate.
Sleeps: 10
Bedrooms: 5
From £496 /night