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Top Stafford Historic Hotels

The Swan Hotel
3.5 out of 5
45 Greengate Street, Stafford, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £44 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (285 reviews)

"Lovely hotel. Very clean and well organised for the current situation. Friendly and helpful staff. Amazing bedroom with lovely old fireplace."…"

Reviewed on 1 Aug 2020

The Swan Hotel
The Lion Hotel
3 out of 5
Market Place, Stafford, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £45 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (149 reviews)
Very cosy place to stay

"Very nice boutique style accommodation with great food and service. Mark went out of his way to make us welcome and meet dietry requirements.. Rooms are comfortable. Location is excellent in the centre of little village of Brewood. We found free parking easily just outside."…"

Reviewed on 8 Jan 2020

The Lion Hotel
Holiday Inn Express Stafford
3 out of 5
Acton Court, Acton Gate, Stafford, England
Free cancellation
The price is £41 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (947 reviews)

"Staff were friendly and helpful, clean room, suited everything I needed. My only issues were the shower heads could be better and there wasn’t a warm/hot option everyday for breakfast"…"

Reviewed on 24 Jul 2020

Holiday Inn Express Stafford
Stafford South Hatherton House Hotel
3 out of 5
Pinfold Lane, Penkridge, Stafford, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £39 per night
3.3/5 (259 reviews)
Pet friendly stay.

"Excellent stay.lovely breakfast,nice staff who made a big fuss of our dogs."…"

Reviewed on 25 Mar 2020

Stafford South Hatherton House Hotel
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About Stafford Historic Hotels

Visiting new cities can be more than just highlighting a place on the map, it can also be about experiencing the history and culture of an area. One of the best ways to get a sense of the culture of a city is to immerse yourself in its past. Visiting the area's museums or landmarks is a fine kick-off, but staying in a Stafford historic hotel can carry you back to the past. Get ready to pack your duffel (and no need for the time machine) as your Stafford vintage hotel awaits.

If These Walls Could Talk

Many of the traditional hotels in Stafford transport you to a past era right from the start. From Victorian-style architecture to locations steeped in the past, these surroundings will make you may begin to wonder if you have stepped into a historical novel. Luckily, you won't have to live completely in the past. Although these lodgings are historic, they have modern comforts to help you relax or keep in touch on your stay. You will discover rooms outfitted with a comfy bed, lots of character, and just about anything else you'll want for a marvellous stay.

After you have checked-in and had a look around the historic hotel property, you can tour the prominent landmarks and art galleries to absorb more of the area's culture. Stafford has the RAF Museum Reserve Collection which can help start your journey into Stafford's past. If you want more suggestions, it is a great idea to chat with your hotel's front desk. They might be able to point you to the city's favourite places to grab a bite or some of the best-kept secrets in Stafford. You can also peruse through our comment section. There you'll find recommendations which can offer tips on where your fellow guests enjoyed an amazing dinner and some more worthwhile ventures.

Book a Stafford Historic Hotel Today

Stafford has 5 vintage hotels that possess the look and feel of another era. Some of these famous lodgings may have been where distinguished writers stayed. You're certain to find a room that has all the in-room amenities as well as the classic charm you wish for. If you are hoping to stay in one of these vintage hotels, reserve soon, or you may miss your chance on a one-of-a kind accommodation.

Frequently asked questions

What should a history enthusiast expect from a trip to Stafford?
The historical places in Stafford are likely at the top of your sightseeing list. You’ll likely want to savour the top-notch restaurants and lively bars during your visit. During your stay in this quaint area, you can also relish a trip to the coffee shops.
What's the best hotel in Stafford to be near historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, The Swan Hotel is a top 3.5-star hotel for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features a restaurant and free WiFi. Stafford Castle is a short 10-minute drive away. A couple of other options close to historic sites include The Lion Hotel and Holiday Inn Express Stafford.
How many historically relevant hotels are there in Stafford?
Stafford has 47 hotels bookable on Expedia, including 4 hotels designated as historic or close to historic sites.
What are the most important historical places and other sights in Stafford?
Stafford is notable for landmarks like Shugborough Hall, Ancient High House and Stafford Castle. Additionally, in the area, you’ll find Alton Towers and Trentham Gardens.
What is a historic hotel like in Stafford?
When you choose a historic hotel, you’ll sleep in a building that has an officially recognised historic designation. A palace, castle, grand home or even an old police station, pub, lodge or skyscraper can be considered a historic hotel provided that it’s of special interest. Traditional architecture and period features are typically found in the public spaces and guestrooms of historic hotels in Stafford, giving a historical feel.
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 more common in the U.S. but overall the terms are quite similar. The physical building and architecture of a historic hotel is generally the most significant aspect. For a heritage hotel, often it’s the cultural value and how it inspired the community.
Do historic hotels in Stafford have modern facilities?
Hotels include modern conveniences and safety features you’ve come to expect, but every effort is made to preserve historic facades and treasured traditions. Private rooms with updated bathroom facilities, free WiFi and the popular amenities found in any hotel should be available at a historic hotel. When you book a historic hotel in Stafford, don’t worry that you’ll find a place that’s uncomfortable or rundown.

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