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Top Plymouth Historic Hotels

Stylish, Comfortable Apartment, With Double Bedroom and Balcony
Compton View, 2 Hartley Avenue, Plymouth, ENG
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4.8/5Exceptional! (23 reviews)
Clean and comfortable apartment

"Well located with off-road parking. A clean & comfortable apartment with an excellent shower."…"

Reviewed on 2 Sep 2020

Stylish, Comfortable Apartment, With Double Bedroom and Balcony
Edgcumbe Guest House
3.5 out of 5
50 Pier Street, West Hoe, Plymouth, England
The price is £80 per night from 29 Oct to 30 Oct
4.7/5Exceptional! (130 reviews)

"Quiet location close to sea front, with places to eat nearby and some free parking available on site. Comfortable bed, large TV, good breakfast and friendly staff."…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar 2020

Edgcumbe Guest House
Boringdon Hall Hotel and Spa
5 out of 5
Colebrook, Plympton, Plymouth, England
The price is £85 per night from 12 Nov to 13 Nov
4.7/5Exceptional! (214 reviews)

"Absolutely stunning. Looks like a castle when you arrive. The staff are so friendly and lovely and the bar and restaurant realty nice. Very good food for vegetarians too"…"

Reviewed on 19 Oct 2020

Boringdon Hall Hotel and Spa

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Barbican Reach Guest House
3 out of 5
225 Citadel Road East, The Hoe, Plymouth, England
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The price is £60 per night from 26 Oct to 27 Oct
4.7/5Exceptional! (319 reviews)

"Very pleasent ,very clean lots to do in the area.the presentation was 100 percent. Would defo stay here again. Nothing was to much trouble for them. Fresh breakfast cooked when ordered."…"

Reviewed on 30 Oct 2019

Barbican Reach Guest House
Imperial Plymouth
4 out of 5
Lockyer Street, The Hoe, Plymouth, England
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The price is £68 per night from 8 Nov to 9 Nov
4.6/5Exceptional! (493 reviews)
Covid 19 stay

"Lovely people ,very helpfull at a difficult time would definitely stay again after this is all over the standard of cleanliness was very important and I wasn't disappointed thank you . Tom"…"

Reviewed on 26 Mar 2020

Imperial Plymouth
The Grosvenor Plymouth
3.5 out of 5
7-11 Elliot Street, The Hoe, Plymouth, England
The price is £67 per night from 22 Oct to 23 Oct
4.4/5Wonderful! (300 reviews)

"Good location, decent room, be aware there’s no lifts if you’re on the higher floors"…"

Reviewed on 27 Aug 2020

The Grosvenor Plymouth
Future Inn Plymouth
3 out of 5
1 William Prance Rd, Plymouth, England
The price is £55 per night from 13 Nov to 14 Nov
4.4/5Excellent! (964 reviews)

"Nothing really stood out. Mirror light bulb had failed and kept flashing. WiFi signal very patchy around the hotel; very poor signal speed in room."…"

Reviewed on 23 Sep 2020

Future Inn Plymouth
The Moorland Hotel
3 out of 5
Wotter Shaugh Prior, Plymouth, England
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The price is £64 per night from 1 Nov to 2 Nov
4.3/5Excellent! (127 reviews)
Lovely, Covid restrictions in place too

"I was worried with Covid-19 but really needn’t have. Everything was well organised and clean"…"

Reviewed on 17 Jul 2020

The Moorland Hotel
Jurys Inn Plymouth
4 out of 5
50 Exeter Street, Plymouth, England
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The price is £43 per night from 1 Nov to 2 Nov
4.2/5Excellent! (928 reviews)

"The duvet was so thick and unsuitable for this time of year, really uncomfortable. Need much thinner bedding 😳"…"

Reviewed on 4 Oct 2020

Jurys Inn Plymouth
Invicta Hotel
4 out of 5
11/12 Osborne Place, Devon, Plymouth, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £59 per night from 26 Oct to 27 Oct
4.2/5Very Good! (87 reviews)

"The stay was ok we were right on the 3rd floor too many stairs it was hsrd work But what was most upsetting was the price of the 2 breakfasts Get ready for it £14.95 each absolute daylight robbery . Wont be going back there again ."…"

Reviewed on 4 Sep 2020

Invicta Hotel
Kitley House Hotel
4 out of 5
Kitley Estate, Yealmpton, Plymouth, England
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The price is £129 per night from 23 Oct to 24 Oct
4.2/5Very Good! (136 reviews)

"The character of the hotel was amazing, one of the best hotels we’ve stayed in"…"

Reviewed on 20 Jan 2020

Kitley House Hotel
Copthorne Hotel Plymouth
3 out of 5
Armada Way, Plymouth, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £53 per night from 30 Oct to 31 Oct
4/5Very Good! (960 reviews)

"the bed was very uncomfortable for my wife and i. the english breakfast was tasty but only luke warm on both occasions.the staff were very polite and helpfull."…"

Reviewed on 20 Sep 2020

Copthorne Hotel Plymouth
Duke Of Cornwall
3.5 out of 5
Millbay Road, Plymouth, England
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The price is £52 per night from 1 Nov to 2 Nov
4/5Very Good! (510 reviews)

"Very helpful staff ..........................."…"

Reviewed on 13 Sep 2020

Duke Of Cornwall
Millstones Country Hotel and Restaurant
2.5 out of 5
436-438 Tavistock Road, Roborough, Plymouth, England
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3.8/5Good! (81 reviews)

"Its such a shame this hotel is closing down at the end of the week, in a great location , friendly staff, great food ."…"

Reviewed on 30 Jan 2019

Millstones Country Hotel and Restaurant
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About Plymouth Historic Hotels

When you take a Plymouth getaway, it is easy to choose a chain you are familiar with, or a modern hotel. You know that your accommodation will have all the essentials. But sometimes choosing to stay in a more unique location can enrich your trip. Staying in a Plymouth historic hotel still accommodates you with a well-appointed room and one with lots of character. Additionally, it allows you to surround yourself in Plymouth's past.

Something Old, Something New

A visit to one of these Plymouth traditional hotels can transport you to a bygone era right from the start. From Victorian-style architecture to some of the oldest hotels in Plymouth steeped in the past, these surroundings will make you'll immediately get the sense like you are time traveller, not a tourist. Fortunately, you aren't required to live like the hotel's past occupants. Although these accommodations are vintage, they have up-to-date conveniences to help you take it easy during your trip. You'll discover your room furnished with a comfy bed, lots of character, and just about everything you'll want for a wonderful visit.

Once you've spent time admiring your historic hotel, you can continue to take in this culturally-rich region by touring the well-known landmarks and art museums. Plymouth boasts the City of Plymouth Museum & Art Gallery which can help kick-off your exploration into Plymouth's past. If you need more recommendations, it's always nice to speak with your hotel's concierge. They might be able to direct you to the city's favourite places to have breakfast or some of the best-kept secrets in Plymouth. You can also scan through Expedia's review section. You'll find reviews which can offer tips on some more sightseeing opportunities and where other guests enjoyed a great dinner.

Book Your Plymouth Historic Hotel Today

Plymouth has 20 vintage hotels that have the feel and look of another era. Some of these hotel rooms are where renowned novelists may have stayed. You're certain to find an accommodation with all the in-room amenities and the traits you desire. Make sure to reserve your Plymouth vintage hotel soon, or you may miss out on staying in a one-of-a kind accommodation.

Frequently asked questions

What should a history buff expect from a stay in Plymouth?
A trip to the historical places in Plymouth is likely first on your travel itinerary. During your visit, why not check out the entertainment venues and seaside? You also can spend time at the marina.
Where's the best place to stay in Plymouth to be near historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Barbican Reach Guest House is a top 3-star B&B on Expedia for those interested in history. Elizabethan House is a short walk away. Other choices near historic sites include Jurys Inn Plymouth and Edgcumbe Guest House.
How many historical hotels are there in Plymouth?
Plymouth is home to 421 hotels and other accommodation options bookable on Expedia, including 16 hotels designated as historic or close to historic sites.
What are the must-see historical places and other sights in Plymouth?
Plymouth is notable for landmarks like Elizabethan House, Royal Citadel and Saltram House. Attractions such as National Marine Aquarium, Tinside Lido and National Maritime Aquarium are fun for children of all ages. Dartmoor National Park is another popular sight to explore.
What is a historic hotel like in Plymouth?
Guests who choose a historic hotel can stay in a building that has an officially recognised historic designation. A palace, castle, stately home or even a lodge, pub or skyscraper can be identified as a historic hotel as long as it has special significance. Traditional architecture and period features are typically found in the communal spaces and guestrooms of these historic hotels in Plymouth, 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 historic hotels tend to be what’s most important. For a heritage hotel, it’s mainly the cultural value along with how it influenced the community.
Do historic hotels in Plymouth have modern facilities?
Hotel interiors feature the modern conveniences and safety features you expect to find, while every effort is made to preserve historic facades and treasured traditions. WiFi, heating and air conditioning, updated bathroom facilities, and the usual amenities found at a contemporary hotel should be available at a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you choose a historic hotel in Plymouth, you won’t find yourself staying at a place that is rundown or uncomfortable.

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