Discover the best historic hotels in Europe

  1. Tuscany, Italy

    Rosewood Castiglion del Bosco

    Style

    The grape escape

    Setting

    Verdant Val d’Orcia

    Price per night from (ex tax)$7,157.01

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A wine-tasting tour for two
  2. Tuscany, Italy

    Monteverdi

    Style

    Mellow mediaeval village

    Setting

    Colourful Castiglioncello

    Price per night from (ex tax)$1,900.46

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A glass of prosecco and a selection of local cheeses and meats at Enoteca
  3. Florence, Italy

    Il Salviatino

    Style

    Hip historic villa

    Setting

    Lush, leafy hillside

    Price per night from (ex tax)$1,752.25

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A can of Tuscan extra-virgin olive oil by Fattoria I Veroni
  4. Paris, France

    Saint James Paris

    Style

    High-flying flamboyance

    Setting

    Erstwhile airfield

    Price per night from (ex tax)$1,407.36

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A cocktail in the library bar or on the terrace in the gardens
  5. Capri, Italy

    JK Place Capri

    Style

    Snow-white suntrap

    Setting

    Overlooking endless ocean

    Price per night from (ex tax)$975.91

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    One €60 credit to spend in the spa
  6. Rome, Italy

    Residenza Napoleone III

    Style

    Super-luxe palazzo

    Setting

    Off fashionable Via Condotti

    Price per night from (ex tax)$813.60

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A bottle of Anagallis wine from the Ruspoli family's vineyard in Chianti, plus late check-out if availability allows
  7. Côte d'Azur, France

    Cap Estel

    Style

    Glamorous Med mansion

    Setting

    Lushly landscaped Èze clifftop

    Price per night from (ex tax)$794.59

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A $100 of spa credit for each booking
  8. Amalfi Coast, Italy

    Monastero Santa Rosa

    Style

    Ancient monastery, reborn for sybarites

    Setting

    Cliffside, between Positano and Amalfi

    Price per night from (ex tax)$734.50

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    €55 per stay to spend in the spa
  9. Santorini, Greece

    Mystique

    Style

    Leisure, luxury and linens

    Setting

    Cycladic volcano summit

    Price per night from (ex tax)$632.00

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    Wine tasting in the 'Secret' wine cave for each adult
  10. Seville Province, Spain

    Hacienda de San Rafael

    Style

    Spanish stately home

    Setting

    Wild southern ranchland

    Price per night from (ex tax)$640.71

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A tapas plate served before dinner and a bottle of extra-virgin olive oil (produced on site)