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The Mulberry House
3 out of 5
2a Heathville Road, Gloucester, England
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4.8/5Exceptional! (38 reviews)

"All good very friendly welcome no problem at all"…"

Reviewed on 30 Jan 2019

The Mulberry House
Quire Court Apartments
4 out of 5
Hare Lane, Gloucester, England
The price is £97 per night from 22 Jan to 23 Jan
4.6/5Wonderful! (7 reviews)

"Spacious, clean and comfortable. Very helpful and friendly apartment manager. Well equipped kitchen and good location for city centre amenities."…"

Reviewed on 18 Dec 2020

Quire Court Apartments
Brookthorpe Lodge
3 out of 5
Stroud Road, Brookthorpe, Gloucester, England
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4.5/5Wonderful! (68 reviews)
Excellent B&B comfy bed amazing breakfast

"Everything you need. Good hosts. Clean lovely house with a comfy bed. Extremely fulfilling breakfast that keeps you going for the day. I hope I'm in the area to use again."…"

Reviewed on 27 Sep 2018

Brookthorpe Lodge
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Holiday Inn Express Gloucester - South
3 out of 5
Waterwells Business Park Quedgeley, Gloucester, England
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The price is £38 per night from 7 Feb to 8 Feb
4.2/5Excellent! (793 reviews)

"no fuss checking in , the room was well presented, and staff very pleasant ,a nice stay altogether ROY STOPPS"…"

Reviewed on 21 Oct 2020

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The Royal George Birdlip by Greene King Inns
3 out of 5
Birdlip, Gloucester, England
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4.2/5Very Good! (430 reviews)

"Considering the existing situation with COVID-19 we found the efforts made by the staff and management extremely good with the way the hotel had set up a good one way system which was easy to follow. The service at meal times was friendly and excellent and we were looked after during our stay. We ..."…"

Reviewed on 3 Aug 2020

The Royal George Birdlip by Greene King Inns
ibis Gloucester
2.5 out of 5
Sawmills End, Corinium Ave A417, Gloucester, England
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The price is £26 per night from 1 Feb to 2 Feb
4.2/5Very Good! (987 reviews)

"Perfect! Comfortable beds. Friendly staff.No complaints. Thank you!"…"

Reviewed on 11 Dec 2020

ibis Gloucester
The Edward Hotel
2 out of 5
88-92 London Road, Gloucester, England
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The price is £50 per night from 17 Jan to 18 Jan
4.1/5Very Good! (323 reviews)

"Lovely food nice food close to town centre. Would recommend if staying in Gloucester"…"

Reviewed on 26 Oct 2020

The Edward Hotel
Hatton Court
4 out of 5
Upton Hill, Gloucester, England
The price is £79 per night from 8 Feb to 9 Feb
4.1/5Very Good! (237 reviews)

"Hotel was clean. Staff were polite. The room and en-suite were very small. The hotel is also not within walking distance of any walks/shops so needed to drive everywhere."…"

Reviewed on 1 Nov 2020

Hatton Court
Holiday Inn Gloucester-Cheltenham
3 out of 5
Crestway, Barnwood, Gloucester, England
Free cancellation
The price is £44 per night from 22 Jan to 23 Jan
4/5Very Good! (564 reviews)

"Clean warm room. Mattress not to soft or hard. Plenty of decent spare pillows. Tea and coffee abs kettle in room. Great to have use of the gym and pool now. Both very clean and COVID safe with time slots so capacity not exceed. My go to hotel in Gloucester from now on."…"

Reviewed on 14 Dec 2020

Holiday Inn Gloucester-Cheltenham
Mercure Gloucester Bowden Hall Hotel
4 out of 5
Bondend Lane Upton St Leonards, Gloucester, England
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The price is £45 per night from 1 Feb to 2 Feb
4/5Very Good! (373 reviews)
Gorgeous hotel

"We had such a great stay for my boyfriend's birthday, thank you for the gifts in the room and the upgrade! Service was amazing, staff are all so friendly. Wish we could have stayed longer. Definitely would look into coming back."…"

Reviewed on 13 Oct 2020

Mercure Gloucester Bowden Hall Hotel
Linden Tree - Inn
3 out of 5
73 Bristol Road, Gloucester, England
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4/5Very Good! (13 reviews)
hidden gem

"lovely little pub with friendly atmosphere and delicious breakfast."…"

Reviewed on 14 Mar 2013

Linden Tree - Inn
The Mooringpost
4 out of 5
Over, Just off A40, Gloucester, England
The price is £45 per night from 1 Feb to 2 Feb
4/5Very Good! (81 reviews)

"fantastic place and location excellent breakfast highly recommended"…"

Reviewed on 15 Oct 2020

The Mooringpost
The Thatch Inn
3 out of 5
141 Bristol Road, Gloucester, England
The price is £54 per night from 27 Jan to 28 Jan
3.8/5Good! (90 reviews)

"Good location and VFM. Breakfast was good but one has to order it the night before. Had to ask for towels and toiletries. Comfortable bed. The hotel is understaffed and struggling to operate (as a pub, restaurant and a hotel) under lockdown conditions. Check in time is 5pm, a bit annoying after a ..."…"

Reviewed on 10 Aug 2020

The Thatch Inn
Gloucester Robinswood Hotel, BW Signature Collection
4 out of 5
Marlstone Close, Robinswood Hill, Gloucester, England
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3.8/5Good! (750 reviews)
Excellent

"A little weathered and dated, but excellent nonetheless."…"

Reviewed on 20 Mar 2020

Gloucester Robinswood Hotel, BW Signature Collection
City Centre Guest House - Gloucester Park
3 out of 5
72 Weston Road, Gloucester, England
The price is £49 per night from 3 Feb to 4 Feb
3.7/5Good! (176 reviews)
Great value and close to town

"Hotel was great for one night, really close to town and great value for money. Clean and tidy with parking and breakfast included. Breakfast was a selection of cereals and toast etc. Nice spacious room with a nice powerful shower. Only downsides were the early checkout/late check in and I would have ..."…"

Reviewed on 21 Sep 2020

City Centre Guest House - Gloucester Park
The New Inn Hotel
3 out of 5
16 Northgate Street, Gloucester, England
The price is £52 per night from 16 Feb to 17 Feb
3.7/5Good! (251 reviews)

"This is an interesting place to stay. Sadly during the Covid period the full atmosphere was not experienced. I would love to come back when things are more normal to enjoy the New Inn at it’s best"…"

Reviewed on 15 Oct 2020

The New Inn Hotel
The Station Hotel
3 out of 5
Gloucester Railway Station, Bruton Way, Gloucester, England
The price is £40 per night from 16 Feb to 17 Feb
3.5/5Good! (149 reviews)

"Very run down and tired, badly needs modernisation, renovating and decorating. Breakfast was good"…"

Reviewed on 17 Nov 2019

The Station Hotel
Waters Meet Hotel
Gloucester Road, Hartpury, Gloucester, England
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Waters Meet Hotel
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About Gloucester Historic Hotels

Visiting new cities can be more than just breaking up your daily routine, it can also be about understanding the history and culture of a place. A fantastic way to experience the culture of an area is to immerse yourself in its history. Exploring museums or landmarks is a great kick-off, but a stay in a Gloucester historic hotel can ferry you back to another time period. Get ready to pack your suitcases (you won't need a time machine) as your Gloucester vintage hotel awaits.

Grab Your Place in History

As soon as you pass through your Gloucester hotel's doors, you'll be transported to the past. With their old-world charm and interesting back stories, you'll love the look and feel of these truly unique accommodations. While these accommodations may be historic, they have of the modern amenities that allow you to relax or keep in touch during your getaway. You will notice your room furnished with a comfortable bed, lots of character, and about anything you may want for a marvellous stay.

Once you've checked-in and had time to look around your historic hotel, you can continue to take in this culturally-rich region by checking out the museums and prominent landmarks. Gloucester has several museums. With landmarks like the City Museum, National Waterways Museum, and the Soldiers of Gloucestershire Museum you will have plenty to do during your visit. If you want more things to do in Gloucester, feel free scan through our review section. You'll find advice on what to see and where to go in this region.

Book a Gloucester Historic Hotel Today

Gloucester has 23 vintage hotels that have the look and feel of another era. Some of these famous hotels are where important novelists may have stayed. You are certain to find a hotel with all the in-room amenities and the traits you desire. Be sure to reserve your Gloucester vintage hotel soon, or you could miss out on staying in one of these unique accommodations.

Frequently asked questions

What can a history enthusiast expect from a trip to Gloucester?
During a trip in Gloucester, historians and history buffs alike can spend an afternoon exploring the a cathedral. While you’re here, why not check out the countryside and bars?
What's the best hotel in Gloucester that's close to historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Quire Court Apartments is a top 4-star apartment for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features a fitness centre and concierge services. Gloucester Folk Museum is a short walk away. A couple of other options near historic sites include The New Inn Hotel and The Edward Hotel.
How many historical hotels are there in Gloucester?
In Gloucester, there are 207 hotels and other accommodation options bookable on Expedia, including 21 designated as historic hotels or close to historic sites.
What are the top historical sites and other places to visit in Gloucester?
Gloucester is notable for its a cathedral and landmarks like Gloucester Docks and Gloucester Folk Museum. Cultural venues include Gloucester Waterways Museum, Gloucester Guildhall and Soldiers of Gloucestershire Museum. Other popular sights include Gloucester Cathedral and Gloucester Quays.
What is a historic hotel like in Gloucester?
When you book a historic hotel, you’ll sleep in a building that has a national historic designation. A palace, castle, stately home or even a lodge, pub or skyscraper can be considered a historic hotel as long as it’s a place of special interest. Traditional architecture and period features are often found within the guestrooms or public spaces of such hotels in Gloucester, giving a sense of history.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
“Heritage hotel” is a term often used in Asia and Europe, while “historic hotel” is a term often used in the U.S. overall though the terms are similar. The architecture and actual building of a historic hotel tends to be what’s most important. For a heritage hotel, it’s often the cultural value along with how it influenced the community.
Do historic hotels in Gloucester have modern facilities?
Hotel interiors feature the modern conveniences and safety features you might expect, while every effort is made to preserve treasured traditions and historic facades. Smart TVs, WiFi, updated bathroom facilities and the usual amenities found at a contemporary hotel will be available in a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you select a historic hotel in Gloucester, you won’t be staying at a place that is rundown or uncomfortable.

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