Discover the best historic hotels in Europe

  1. Sicily, Italy

    Le Lumie

    Style

    Trad buildings, mod interiors

    Setting

    Secret Modica courtyard

    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 of the following, depending on season: Modica chocolates, a pot of organic honey or a jar of capers

    Price per night from (ex tax)$98.25

  2. Puglia, Italy

    Palazzo Presta

    Style

    Globetrotter’s trove

    Setting

    Gallipolli old town

    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

    Aperitivo (a glass of wine, beer or a cocktail each and nibbles) at the rooftop bar

    Price per night from (ex tax)$96.15

  3. Transylvania, Romania

    Copsamare Guesthouses

    Style

    Pastel-painted Saxon homes

    Setting

    Rural Romanian village

    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 piece of traditional pottery from Horezu; plus, for stays of 3 nights or more, a horse and cart ride

    Price per night from (ex tax)$108.08

  4. Sorrento, Italy

    Marina Piccola 73

    Style

    Small wonder

    Setting

    Safe harbour

    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 red or white wine, or prosecco

    Price per night from (ex tax)$99.91

  5. Abruzzo, Italy

    Sextantio Albergo Diffuso

    Style

    Fortress conversion

    Setting

    Scattered around Santo Stefano

    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

    Local liquors and cookies and snowshoe hire; members staying three nights or more also get a herbal-tea tasting and several on-site discounts

    Price per night from (ex tax)$114.33

  6. Florence, Italy

    Soprarno Suites

    Style

    Killer good looks

    Setting

    Soulful off-centre

    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 Torrigiani wine and a Betty Soldi-designed tote bag

    Price per night from (ex tax)$115.22

  7. Chania, Greece

    Azade Chania

    Style

    Pasha’s pad

    Setting

    Little Venice

    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 platter of fruit or confections, a bottle of Cretan wine and a free minibar of soft drinks and some local treats

    Price per night from (ex tax)$113.08

  8. Seville, Spain

    Hospes Las Casas del Rey de Baeza

    Style

    White-washed terracotta-tiled townhouse

    Setting

    Cobbled courts of old-town Andalucía

    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

    Free dessert with dinner. Manzanilla and jamon iberico for Dreamers room guests; a bottle of cava and fruit gift for Superior room and suite guests

    Price per night from (ex tax)$121.48

  9. Florence, Italy

    AdAstra

    Style

    Petite hôtel particulier

    Setting

    Marchese’s mansion

    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 Torrigiani wine and a Betty Soldi-designed tote bag

    Price per night from (ex tax)$124.15

  10. Granada Province, Spain

    Cortijo del Marqués

    Style

    Magical manor

    Setting

    Among the olives

    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 small bottle of cava in your room

    Price per night from (ex tax)$124.15