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Float Away with Chiltern Canal Boat Holidays
Discover the beautiful Chiltern Hills as you peacefully cruise along the south Grand Union Canal with Chiltern Canal Boat Holidays. No experience needed!
- Tring, Hertfordshire
Spa Breaks Wales: The Dylan Coastal Resort Laugharne
It's hard to think of a better spot for a Welsh spa break than the exceptional Dylan Coastal Resort. Magnificent views, infinity pools, luxury lodges. From £179.50pn
- Laugharne, Carmarthenshire
Mallory Meadows: Award-winning Cabin Cosiness in Rural Leicestershire
Mallory Meadows is perfect for a hot tub staycation or special midweeker in the heart of England. Six cabins in peaceful Leicestershire. Dog-friendly. Award-winning.
- Kirby Mallory, Leicestershire
The Bothy: cute coastal holiday apartment in Lyme Regis’ Old Town
Cosy, brightly-coloured dog-friendly holiday apartment in Lyme Regis with everything you need quite literally on the doorstep!
- Lyme Regis, Dorset
Harta Retreat Luxury Tipis: For Hazy Mornings and Lost Afternoons
Gorgeous next-gen glamping near Woolacombe. Choose you luxury tipi: Sitting Bull or Dancing Deer. Perfect couples' retreat. Secluded and rural. From £150pn.
- Barnstaple, North Devon
Rooted in the Moors: Rural Glamping Hebden Bridge, Yorkshire
🌳 Six Timber Glamping Cabins | 📍 On the West Yorkshire Moors | 🛌 Sleeping 2 – 4 adults | 🐶 Dog-Friendly | Tried & Tested by our Editor-in-Chief Why we love Daisy Bank Camp for a weekend Roam the landscape of Ted Hughes and the Brontës right from your…
- Hebden Bridge
Wildflowers & Wagons: Boho Trailer and Truck Glamping in South Devon
Get set for gorgeous glamping in rural South Devon style. Choose from a stunning Airstream trailer or a brilliant ex-BBC filming truck. From £90pn.
- Totnes, South Devon
Glass Cabin Bliss: Glamping in Malton, North Yorkshire
Gorgeous shipping containers turned stylish glamping cabins in Malton, nestled on the scenic edge of the North York Moors. Sleeps 2 - 4. From £125pn.
- Malton, North Yorkshire
Log House Holidays, Cirencester: Log Cabin Bliss on a Private Lake
A unique 130-acre destination in the Cotswold where you can enjoy total seclusion whilst relaxing at your own luxury lakeside log cabin with hot tub, indoor fire, rowing boat, fire pit and private beach.
- Poole Keynes, Cirencester
The Long View: A luxury lodge in Sussex with a stunning fold-away glass wall
For nature lovers or those simply seeking stillness, The Long View luxury lodge in Sussex is perfect. With its fold-away glass wall, you can let the outside in day and night.
- Beckley, East Sussex
Pubs with rooms: The Riverside at Aymestrey
Sat next to the sparkling River Lugg in Herefordshire, the Riverside at Aymestery has cracked the code when it comes to superb food, exceptional service and a warm Herefordshire welcome.
- Aymestrey, Herefordshire
Pubs with rooms: The New Inn, St Owen's Cross
Wonky walls, exposed timbers, beautiful rooms, The New Inn at St Owen's Cross is more than just a spruced up gastropub.
- St Owens Cross, Herefordshire
Cute and cosy cottage-apartment in Beadnell, Northumberland
🛌 Sleeps 2 | 🌊 1 Mile from the Beach | 😉 Quiet & Cosy Ebba’s Neuk is managed by Cottages.com Looking for a cosy retreat for 2 near the Northumberland coastline? Ebba’s Neuk cottage-apartment in Beadnell is ready and waiting to be the perfect place to rest your head…
- Beadnell, Northumberland
Outdoor baths and stars: log cabin glamping in Honiton, Devon
Orion, Ursa and Perseus. 3 glamping cabins in Honiton with large picture windows so you can catch a shooting star from your bed. Outdoor bathtubs. Sleep 2.
- Honiton, East Devon
Ewe Glamping: dreamy shepherd's hut in the Northamptonshire waterways
Beautiful 20-foot shepherd's hut with an outdoor roll-top copper bath. Set on a family farm overlooking the Grand Union Canal, in acres of countryside. Perfect for two adults.
- Braunston, Northamptonshire
Take a stylish splash at the Thames Lido, Reading
Cocooned inside a beautiful red-brick Edwardian building, awaits the fabulous Thames Lido infinity pool, plus spa treatments, friendly tapas bar and stylish Mediterranean restaurant.
- Reading, Berkshire
Award-winning Shropshire riverside lodges with hot tubs for total chill out
9 woodland log cabins Shropshire sleeping 2 - 6. On the banks of the River Perry. Hot tubs, pet-friendly, 20 mins' from Shrewsbury. From £148pn.
- Shrewsbury, Shropshire
The Hayloft: A Luxury Self-Catering Barn Conversion in Ross on Wye
Bursting with rustic charm, The Hayloft is a luxury self-catering barn near Ross-on-Wye is perfect for the whole family. Sleeps up to 6 - plus one dog.
- Ross on Wye, Herefordshire
The Potting Shed: Fabulous al fresco cocktail bar in Dorset from Dark Bear
We’re digging The Potting Shed - the latest outdoor pop-up from the award-winning Dark Bear, Bridport, that specialises in rum-based cocktails.
- Bridport, Dorset
Seriously Cool Self-Catering Retreats in Hertfordshire (Loaded with Extras)
Pumped with personality, these dog-friendly self-catering retreats in Hertfordshire have taken the rulebook - and torn it up.
- Cottered, Hertfordshire
Tudor Farmhouse Hotel: An unpretentious retreat in the Forest of Dean
Tudor Farmhouse Hotel sits in the timid village of Clearwell and is a quiet, unpretentious rural boutique hotel for a special weekend break in the Forest of Dean.
- Clearwell, Forest of Dean
Enter second-hand book heaven at Barter Books, Alnwick
Barter Books is probably the UK's finest second-hand book shop, set inside an old Victorian railway station.
- Alnwick, Northumberland