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Top Tenby Historic Hotels

Broadmead Boutique B&B
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4.8/5Exceptional! (34 reviews)

"The location was quiet but close enough to town & the sea front. The room was very spacious and had a bath in the room, very spa like. The facilities were very good and all the staff were excellent"…"

Reviewed on 22 Oct 2020

Broadmead Boutique B&B
 New Overlander Inn
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4.6/5Exceptional! (21 reviews)

"A wonderful place to stay. 2 miles from Tenby. The owners are so friendly, as are the staff. The rooms are well appointed and all are ground floor. The food is home cooked and excellent. The car park is large, and of course free. There is a patio area for those summer drinks. The railway station ..."…"

Reviewed on 9 Sep 2019

New Overlander Inn
YHA Manorbier - Hostel
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4.5/5Wonderful! (20 reviews)

"Check in 5 pm check out 10 pm little bit too much. 1 night your have only 17 hours stay."…"

Reviewed on 28 Sep 2019

YHA Manorbier - Hostel

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Cottage Court Hotel
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4.3/5Excellent! (44 reviews)
Nice peaceful spot to stay

"I’ve hotel in a quiet location. 15 min walk to the town centre, with parking, something that is hard to do in the town. The room was clean, with a large comfy bed. En suit was of a decent size, shower only no bath, but this was preferable to us. The new normal, having breakfast served to the room ..."…"

Reviewed on 24 Jul 2020

Cottage Court Hotel
The Esplanade
4 out of 5
1 The Esplanade, Tenby, Wales
The price is £80 per night from 15 Nov to 16 Nov
4.2/5Excellent! (201 reviews)

"No wifi connection in room. Lovely breakfast room."…"

Reviewed on 1 Jan 2020

The Esplanade
Little Red Rooster Rest and Spa
The price is £78 per night from 23 Oct to 24 Oct
4.1/5Very Good! (54 reviews)
First Time in Tenby Wales

"We decided to stay due to the case that we were not able to get a refund. Overall it was a good stay. It qas quiet and very clean room we had."…"

Reviewed on 19 Jul 2020

Little Red Rooster Rest and Spa
Gumfreston Hotel
2.5 out of 5
15 Culver Park, Tenby, Wales
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4.1/5Very Good! (72 reviews)

"Helen is a lovely host! The hotel is an easy walk to town and the esplanade, but feels quiet and away from the bustle. The bathrooms were small and quirky, but very well maintained with good showers. We were two couples, and both bedrooms were a decent size with plenty of dresser space to unpack ..."…"

Reviewed on 9 Sep 2019

Gumfreston Hotel
Parsonage Farm Inn
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4.1/5Very Good! (71 reviews)

"Staff friendly and helpful but the level of cleanliness was disappointing. Skirting boards dusty and doors with dirty fingerprints."…"

Reviewed on 13 Oct 2019

Parsonage Farm Inn
Glenholme Apartments
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4/5Very Good! (28 reviews)

"Excellent location."…"

Reviewed on 25 Aug 2020

Glenholme Apartments
Clarence House Hotel
3.5 out of 5
The Esplanade, Tenby, Wales
The price is £79 per night from 28 Oct to 29 Oct
3.9/5Good! (126 reviews)

"Very close to the beach, friendly staff and clean. Did the job for us for a short stay. Would return for a second visit."…"

Reviewed on 16 Sep 2020

Clarence House Hotel
Hammonds Park Guest House
The price is £49 per night from 8 Nov to 9 Nov
3.8/5Good! (99 reviews)

"Great location, only 10 minutes walk to Tenby town centre and beach. Situated in a lovely area."…"

Reviewed on 1 Sep 2020

Hammonds Park Guest House
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Guide to Tenby Historic Hotels

Visiting new cities can be more than just putting a pin in a spot on the map, it can also be about experiencing the culture and history of a place. One of the best ways to get a sense of the region's culture is to absorb yourself in its past. Exploring landmarks or museums is a great beginning, but a stay in a Tenby historic hotel can ferry you back in time. Get ready to pack your duffel (and no need for the time machine) as your Tenby vintage hotel awaits.

Old-World Charm, New World Amenities

When you pass through the reception area of your Tenby hotel, you'll be transported to the past. With their Victorian-style and locations in the happening parts of the city, you'll love the look and feel of these truly unique accommodations. While these hotels are vintage, they have of the up-to-date comforts that allow you to take it easy during your trip. You'll notice your room outfitted with a comfy bed, lots of character, and about everything else you might want for a wonderful visit.

Once you have spent time admiring the historic hotel's grounds, you can continue to take in this culturally-rich area by exploring the well-known landmarks and art museums. Tenby has of interesting places to spend a day or two. You'll find it easy to spend a charming day at places like Great Wedlock Dinosaur Experience and the Tenby Museum & Art Gallery. Be sure you have sufficient time to discover Carew Castle for some insights on how the royals once lived. You can always read some of the reviews to get advice on other locations to see or a fantastic spot to grab a meal.

Your Tenby Accommodation Is Waiting

Tenby has 12 vintage hotels that possess the feel and look of another era. Some of these famous hotels may have been where influential novelists stayed. You are sure to book a place possessing all the amenities as well as the old-world charm you want. Take advantage of the great Tenby deals here at Expedia, and make your visit unforgettable with a stay in a one-of-a kind accommodation.

Frequently asked questions

What should a history enthusiast expect from a trip to Tenby?
Significant historical sites in Tenby are probably at the top of your sightseeing list. Also discover all there is to see and do including the churches and golf courses.
Where's the best place to stay in Tenby to be near historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Glenholme Apartments is a top 4-star apartment for history seekers booking on Expedia, and it offers free parking and in-room kitchens. Other choices close to historic sites include The Esplanade and Gumfreston Hotel.
How many historical hotels are there in Tenby?
In Tenby, there are 841 hotels bookable on Expedia, including 12 historic hotels or hotels close to historic sites.
What are the most important historical sites and other places in Tenby?
Tenby is notable for landmarks like Tenby Castle. Cultural venues include Dinosaur Park and Tenby Museum and Art Gallery. Tenby Beach is another popular sight to explore.
What is a historic hotel like in Tenby?
Guests who choose a historic hotel can spend a night or two someplace that has an official historic designation. A palace, castle, stately home or even a lodge, pub or skyscraper can be turned into a historic hotel provided that it has special significance. Traditional architecture and period features are often found in the public spaces and guestrooms of these historic hotels in Tenby, giving a sense of history.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
“Heritage hotel” is more common in Asia and Europe, wheareas the term “historic hotel” is more commonly used in the U.S. but overall the terms are quite similar. The physical building and architecture of a historic hotel is generally what’s most significant. For a heritage hotel, often it’s the cultural value and how it influenced the community.
Do historic hotels in Tenby have modern facilities?
Hotels include modern conveniences and safety features you might expect, though efforts have been made to preserve treasured traditions and historic facades. Smart TVs, WiFi, updated bathroom facilities and the normal amenities found in any hotel will be available in a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you select a historic hotel in Tenby, you won’t be staying at a place that’s uncomfortable for guests or simply rundown.

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