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Swimming pool at Hartwell House 

Swimming pool at Hartwell House

Historic house hotels

A warm welcome followed by exceptional hospitality, comfort and cuisine are what you can expect from a visit to our three historic house hotels.

Enjoy fine dining, a delicious Sunday lunch or our famed traditional afternoon teas. Take a walk around the magnificent gardens and parkland of any one of the hotels and complete your visit with a spot of pampering in the spa.

So, whether you're looking for a romantic weekend away or a fabulous location for a family celebration, or perhaps you just fancy a little spa pampering, a stay at one of our hotels won't disappoint.

Bodysgallen Hall & Spa, North Wales

The Hall and Spa in North Wales, is the perfect way to combine the stunning scenery of Snowdonia with a truly luxurious hotel.
Tel: +44 (0)1492 584466.

Hartwell House & Spa, Aylesbury

Hartwell House & Spa is located just an hour from London, and a perfect weekend escape from the hustle and bustle of the city.
Tel: +44 (0)1296 747444.

Middlethorpe Hall & Spa, York

Middlethorpe Hall & Spa in York is a great way to experience a luxury spa retreat while only being a stone's throw from the historic city of York.
Tel: +44 (0) 1904 641241.

Why stay in a historic house hotel?

  • Three of Britain's finest country-house hotels have been donated to the National Trust
  • Celebrating 25 years of AA and Michelin awards for excellence, including 4 Red Stars and 3 Rosettes
  • 'The epitome of country-house hotels' - Country Life
  • Truly beautiful houses set in stunning gardens and parks, with sumptuous health spas to pamper you
  • Ideal base to explore our houses, gardens and open spaces

Historic House Hotels was founded in 1979 to acquire and rescue run-down country houses, restore them and convert them into historically accurate, yet contemporary hotels. In 2008, they were given to us in order to ensure their long-term protection.

Every booking benefits the National Trust. All hotel profits are donated to the charity.

Seasonal breaks:

Bodysgallen Hall Castle break includes double or twin room, cooked breakfast, dinner, use of the Bodysgallen Spa, plus admission to either Caernarfon Castle or Conwy Castle. From £260 per room per night. See here for more details and to book quoting ref: NTCastle15.

Hartwell House Country break includes double or twin room, cooked breakfast, dinner, use of the Hartwell Spa. From £290 per room per night. See here for more details and to book quoting ref: NTCountry15.

Middlethorpe Hall Tailor-made break includes superior double or twin room, Yorkshire breakfast, dinner, use of the Middlethorpe Spa plus one from a choice of four experiences. From £258 per room per night. See here for more details and to book quoting ref: NTCity15.

Bodysgallen Hall Castle break includes overnight accommodation in the main hall or a cottage suite in the grounds, early morning tea, cooked breakfast, an allowance of £43 per person towards dinner in the fine-dining restaurant, full use of the Bodysgallen Spa (with swimming pool, sauna, steam room, spa bath, gymnasium), Wi-Fi and VAT. Also included is admission to either Caernarfon Castle or Conwy Castle. From £260 per room per night based on two people sharing a double or twin room.
To book, please telephone 01492 584466 quoting ref: NTCastle15

Terms and conditions
* This offer is subject to availability, valid Sunday to Thursday only, excludes bank holiday weekends
* Supplements apply for upgrades to suites or superior room in the main house
* Not valid in conjunction with any other offer or discount
* Cancellation policy is 48 hours prior arrival
* Children over the age of six are welcome, and over the age of eight at set swimming times in the spa
* Check-in time from 2pm, check out by 12noon
* All our rooms and suites are non-smoking

Hartwell House Country break includes overnight accommodation in the main house or adjacent Hartwell Court, early morning tea, cooked breakfast, an allowance of £32 per person towards dinner in the fine-dining restaurant, full use of the Hartwell Spa (with swimming pool, sauna, steam room, spa bath, hot tub, gymnasium), Wi-Fi and VAT. From £290 per room per night based on two people sharing a double or twin room (upgrade to Royal Room £100).
To book, please telephone 01296 747444 quoting ref: NTCountry15

Terms and conditions
* Cancellation policy is 48 hours prior arrival
* Children over the age of six are welcome, and over the age of eight at set swimming times in the Spa
* Dogs are welcome in our Hartwell Court Suites by prior arrangement
* Check in time from 2:30pm, check out by 11:30am
* All our rooms and suites are non-smoking
* Excludes Christmas and New Year package

Middlethorpe Hall Tailor-made break includes a traditional three-course dinner (£43 allowance towards dinner food), accommodation in a superior double or twin room in the 18th century Courtyard adjoining the Hall, early morning tea, Yorkshire breakfast, full use of the Middlethorpe Spa (swimming pool, sauna, steam room spa bath, gymnasium), complimentary parking, Wi-Fi and VAT, PLUS your choice of one of the following experiences.

* A chilled bottle of Piper-Heidsieck ‘Rosé Sauvage’ Champagne on arrival
* A one-day Yorkshire Pass per person to discover the many York attractions
* Afternoon Tea for two served in our 18th century Drawing Room
* A 25-minute Decléor Aroma Back Relief massage for both guests

From £129 per person per night, based on two people sharing a twin or double room, available Sunday to Thursday. Single rooms from £160.
To book, please telephone 01904 641241 quoting ref: NTCity15

Terms and conditions
* Subject to availability and available Sunday to Thursday only
* Excludes York Race Days and bank holiday weekends
* Supplements apply for upgrades to suites or deluxe rooms in the main house
* Not valid in conjunction with any other offer or discount
* Cancellation policy is 48 hours prior arrival
* Children over the age of six are welcome, and over the age of eight at set swimming times in the spa
* Check-in time from 2pm, check out by 12noon
* All rooms and suites are non-smoking