As history enthusiasts we wanted to discover the true gems of the British hotel industry, uncovering and sharing them through our ‘History Collection’. Find out more about our journey here.

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Search and Book - Browse our History Collection of hotels, castle retreats, country houses and coaching inns

Browse our History Collection of hotels, castle retreats, country houses and coaching inns

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Stay in a Castle

Stay in a Castle - Experience life like royalty, stay in a medieval castle with all the modern luxuries of a 5* hotel

Experience life like royalty, stay in a medieval castle with all the modern luxuries of a 5* hotel

CASTLE HOTELS

Exclusive Hire

Exclusive Hire - Venue inspiration for your festive get-together, corporate events, weddings, birthday parties and family reunions.

Venue inspiration for your festive get-together, corporate events, weddings, birthday parties and family reunions.

EXCLUSIVE HIRE

FEATURED PROPERTIES

The Milestone Hotel

The Milestone Hotel - London, South of England. A Victorian neo-Gothic hotel that overlooks Kensington Court Palace and parklands.

London, South of England. A Victorian neo-Gothic hotel that overlooks Kensington Court Palace and parklands.

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Dalhousie Castle

Dalhousie Castle - Edinburgh, Scotland. A borders castle once the centre of the Scottish wars of independence, now renowned for its hospitality

Edinburgh, Scotland. A borders castle once the centre of the Scottish wars of independence, now renowned for its hospitality

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Nanteos

Nanteos - Aberystwyth, Wales. Exceptionally restored Georgian Mansion with first class service in one of Britain' most romantic areas

Aberystwyth, Wales. Exceptionally restored Georgian Mansion with first class service in one of Britain' most romantic areas

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HISTORY, TRAVEL & BHB NEWS

We have formed partnerships with trusted organisations to help you make the most of your next holiday, with minimal planning, organisation and administration required. Hudson’s Heritage was established in 1987, and boasts a phenomenal collection of country houses, gardens and castles to explore...Read More

The Chalke Valley History Festival was a great success with an eclectic mix of authors, historians and actors talking about their experiences and topics they have dedicated their life to researching. Read More to discover our highlights. 

Georgian fever grips the nation

Britain celebrates the Hanoverian Tercentenary; 300 years since the first British monarch of the German House of Hanover, George I ascended to the throne. The First Georgians: Art & Monarchy is on display at The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace until 12th October...Read More

INSPIRATION FOR YOUR STAY

Features

Luxury Castle Hotels

Luxury Castle Hotels

When it comes to our built heritage, nothing shouts ‘history!’ quite li… Read More
4 Star Hotels

4 Star Hotels

The increase in 4 star hotels across Britain over the last decade is a … Read More
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Upcoming Events

Summer open air cinema

Luton Hoo, Bedfordshire. Summer Open Air Cinema Luton Hoo Hotel's season of open air cinema launches on 8th August in the stunning surrounds of the South Lake in its 1,065 acre …

Opera Gala – La Bohème – By Puccini

Black tie opera dinner event at Tylney Hall, Hampshire Performed by leading Opera Company J E Promotions on Sunday 17th August from 4pm. £145.00 per person or £215.00pp with accomm…

Medieval Feasts at Ruthin Castle

Attend Ruthin Castle for one of its famous Medieval Feasts - modelled upon the legendary feasts the Earl of Warwick (son of Henry VIII) held at the castle in the 16th century. Thur…

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Recent News

Luxury castle hotel is top romantic getaway

Luxury history: a review of Dalhousie Castle courtesy of And… Read More

British History Breaks launched in response to a trend

British History Breaks has responded to a trend from travell… Read More

The Scottish Sun review of Glenapp Castle

The staff are always on hand for a quick history lesson or t… Read More
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