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Historic Hotels in Romford, London

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Featured Romford Historic Hotels

Harefield Manor Hotel
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15 Dec-16 Dec
3.7/5Good! (270 reviews)

"Had everything we needed lovely bathroom. Good breakfast"…"

Reviewed on 30 Sep 2019

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About Romford Historic Hotels

When you go on a Romford getaway, it's easy to decide on a chain you are familiar with, or a modern hotel. You know that your rooms will have all the essentials. But sometimes choosing to stay in a more distinguished hotel can elevate your getaway. A stay in a Romford historic hotel allows you to still have a fully-furnished room that is also overflowing with personality. Additionally, it affords you the chance to surround yourself in Romford's history.

Grab Your Place in History

A night in one of these Romford historic accommodations can give you a feel for a historic era as soon as you step into the lobby. With antique charm and engrossing narratives, you'll discover that these hotels stand apart from other hotels. Luckily, you won't have to live completely in the past. Although these hotels may be older, they have up-to-date amenities to help you wind down during your trip. You'll discover rooms outfitted with a comfy bed, loads of character, and just about everything else you may need for a marvellous stay.

After you have explored your historic hotel, you can explore the art galleries and well-known landmarks to appreciate more of the region's culture. Undoubtedly, all this time travelling will work up an appetite. Be sure to speak with your hotel's front desk staff to suggest their favourite places to enjoy a drink or a bite to eat in Romford are. You can also read through the reviews section and see the recommendations other travellers to Romford thought were merit visiting.

Book a Romford Historic Hotel Today

If you are looking to get the most out of your Romford visit, staying in a vintage hotel will elevate your experience in this historic region. With Expedia's 1 one-of-a-kind accommodations to choose from, you are certain to find one that you'll love. However, just like the past eras you're exploring, these rates won't last indefinitely. Book soon to get a place in one of these unique properties.

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What is a historic hotel?


Historic hotels give guests the opportunity to stay in buildings that have been officially recognised with a national historic designation. Historic hotels can take the form of castles, stately homes, palaces or even pubs, lodges, old police stations or skyscrapers – any building that’s been identified as being of special interest.

Many historic hotels occupy buildings that were originally built for a different function, and later re-established as a hotel. The previous function or architecture of the buildings themselves represent something important in the country’s historical timeline. Such hotels typically retain original characteristics such as period features or traditional architecture, in their communal spaces and/or bedrooms.


Do historic hotels in Romford have modern facilities?


Yes. Romford historic hotels provide a balance between an authentic experience in traditional surroundings, with a very comfortable stay. Hotel interiors are fitted with modern conveniences and updated safety features, while every effort is made to preserve historic facades and treasured traditions. Historic does not mean its run-down or uncomfortable for guests. In fact, many historic hotels are luxurious.

Guests can expect the usual amenities you’d get from a hotel such as WiFi, heating and air conditioning, good bathroom facilities and so on. The facilities depend on the design and layout of the building – historic hotels are often protected and any changes are subject to many rules and restrictions. Things like windows and pillars are more likely to be old-fashioned.


What is the oldest hotel in the world?


The Guinness Book of World Records lists Nishiyama Onsen Keiunkan in Yamanashi, Japan, as the oldest hotel in the world. Fujiwara Mahito opened the hot-spring hotel to guests in 705 CE – over 1,300 years and 52 generations later it is still run by the same family. The hotel, which has 37 rooms, is at the foot of the Akaishi Mountains in central Japan.