The Directory of Unusual Places to Stay
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A traditional yurt with a hand-painted structure and crimson roof poles set in a large wildflower meadow, near Taunton. Sleeps 4. 2 nt min stay.
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Boutique hotel in Little Venice in London offers rooms, suites and an apartment close to Warwick Tube Station
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Riverside hotel offering double, twin and family rooms plus an onsite Italian restaurant on the outskirts of Reading. Dogs welcome on request.
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Prices from £267/night
A stunning Grade ll listed manor house for 16 with extensive grounds including stables and paddocks in Kingston.
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Wooden lodge sleeps 4 on the Wheal Dream resort offers you a rural getaway with facilities including a restaurant and foot golf! 3 night min stay.
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Prices from £105/night
Bungalow, with views over a lake, adapted for full wheelchair use. Sleeps 4 people. 3 night min stay.
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Historic 600 year old monk's friary now offers hostel style accommodation with single rooms and en-suite family rooms
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Elegant Georgian house near Windsor in peaceful location and with excellent restaurant
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8 to 150 people can stay in glamping accom at this eco-friendly + creative environment in Bransford. Open July/Aug only.
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Classic cruise ship themed hotel, located in central Liverpool.
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Luxurious 15th century estate hotel close to the popular Cheltenham Racecourse. Sleeps 1-4
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Classic 5 star hotel and Spa in the heart of Bath with an award winning restaurant.
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A 17th-century manor house, set in a Devon Valley, with an award-winning restaurant and 16 elegent bedrooms
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Prices from £60/night
Contemporary apartment in Newquay for 6 with stunning views of Fistral Beach & golf course. 2 night minimum stay with 2 bedrooms + 1 sofa bed.
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A vintage-style cool guesthouse with flair in Kemptown near Brighton
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Modern apartments with unique styling and artwork offer a stay on the fringe of Bristol City Centre. Sleep 2-4 guests.
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A traditional country house set in 26 acres of beautiful landscaped gardens and woodland with stylish rooms. Easy access into central London.
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Prices from £72/night
Modern cottage with hot tub and garden sleeps 4 near Bridgnorth. 1 dog welcome. 3 night minimum stay.
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A 15th Century Coaching Inn set in the charming market town of Leominster with excellent bar, restaurant and events space
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Prices from £85/night
Historic cottage with hot tub and original railway platform in the garden offers a rural retreat for 2 near Shotley Bridge.
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Prices from £61/night
Grade II listed house sleeps 7 near Ryde. Minimum 3 night stay. Children & dogs welcome.
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Riverside bungalow for 2 guests with possible boat hire available on the beautiful Norfolk Broads at Potter Heigham.
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Boutique hotel with individually styled rooms in Cheltenham, perfect for a city stop. Children welcome.
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Prices from £110/night
Rustic and rural eco-friendly cabin offers a romantic retreat for 2 in Throcking.
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Two luxurious safari tents with lakeside location near Stamford, each with 3 bedrooms and all mod cons. Closed in winter.
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Fun for all the family on a converted tour bus near Southwold. Hot tub use available!
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Two beautiful luxurious shepherd's huts sleep 2+1 near Harrogate. Enjoy picking fruit from the trees or a fitness class during your stay!
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Prices from £79/night
Circular cottage in a great location, perfect for a romantic + relaxing break for 2, close to Richard III's castle and lots more. 3 night min stay.
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Prices from £73/night
Quirky stay for 2 in a tower with swimming pool + roof terrace. Lots of activities nearby. 2-3 night min stay.
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Prices from £119/night
Renovated 19th century Gothic style building for 2 people plus one dog in Hunmanby. Great location for exploring North Yorkshire. 2 nt min stay.
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Prices from £119/night
Renovated listed building with Gothic features sleeps 2 people + dog. Great location for exploring the N. Yorkshire coast, in Hunmanby. 2 nt min stay.
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Beautiful rural lakeside site offering luxury off-grid bell tents for Adults Only near Chester. Closed in winter.
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Prices from £205/night
Beautiful shepherds hut for 2 + 1 dog in the countryside near St Austell. With BBQ, lovely outdoor seating areas + fabulous views.
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Prices from £165/night
Sophisticated shepherds hut for 2 in the the Keswick countryside with fabulous views and an outdoor seating area from which to take it all in.
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Prices from £334/night
13th century chapel for 6 + 1 dog in Alport. With hot tub, sauna and indoor pool. Loads to visit nearby. 2 nt min stay.
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Prices from £128/night
13th century building set in the Peak District National Park with access to heated pool, sauna + games room. Sleeping 4 people + 1 dog. 2 nt min stay.
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Prices from £724/night
Barn conversion in the Peak District sleeps 16. Private hot tub and access to indoor pool, sauna + games room. 3 dogs welcome. 2 nt min stay.
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Quirky Oast house for 2 people + 1 dog in Bells Yew Green. Great location for walkers, shops and pubs nearby. 2 nt min stay. From Apr - Oct only.
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Prices from £219/night
Beautifully restored Victorian Sunday school in Wookey Hole with lovely roof terrace + exposed beams throughout. Sleeps 2. Loads to do nearby.
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Prices from £133/night
Renovated brewing house near Appleby for 2 people + 2 dogs. Stunning interior + lovely conservatory with views over the village green. 2 nt min stay.
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Lovely shepherd's hut for 2 with private hot tub in the countryside near Bath. Lots of shops, pubs and sights nearby. Fish on the River Avon. No pets.
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Prices from £169/night
Shepherd's hut for 2 near Filey with private hot tub! With a BBQ, fire pit, pizza oven and on site shop. Discover the Yorkshire Wolds. 2 nt min stay.
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Prices from £104/night
Grade II listed building for 2 in Snettisham, close to the coast, Snettisham Park + the RSBP reserve. Nearby shops, pubs + much more. 2 nt min stay.
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Prices from £275/night
Romantic pod for 2 with private hot tub in Skipsea, close to the beach.
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Prices from £253/night
Cottage for 9 people in Skipsea. With hot tub, games room + steam room. Dogs welcome. 3 nt min stay.
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Prices from £69/night
Rural cabin for 2 in New Forest, near Fordingbridge, on an old RAF base. With lovely terrace and BBQ. Dogs welcome. 3 nt min stay.
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Prices from £117/night
Converted railway carriage for 2 + 1 dog in Canterbury. With spacious interior and lovely private garden. 2 nt min stay.
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Prices from £87/night
Cosy shepherd's hut for 2 + 1 dog in the countryside nr Minehead, with great views. With outdoor seating + fire pit. 2 nt min stay.
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Prices from £144/night
Quirky studio cottage in the picturesque Turville sleeps 2. Opposite the church from "The Vicar of Dibley" show. 2 nt min stay.
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Prices from £86/night
Refurbished church in Panton dating back to AD 806 sleeps 4. Interior retains original features. 3 nt min stay. 2 dogs welcome.
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Prices from £95/night
Renovated thatched cottage in Brinkhill sleeps 4. Exposed beams throughout. In the heart of the Lincolnshire Wolds. Large garden. 3 nt min stay.
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Prices from £116/night
Converted 19th century stone-built farm mill in East Newtown sleeps 5. In the Northumberland National Park. 7 nt min stay. 2 dogs welcome.
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Prices from £114/night
Cliff top cottage in Saltburn-by-the-Sea sleeps 4. With rooftop patios from which to enjoy the spectacular views. 2 nt min stay. 2 dogs welcome.
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Prices from £155/night
Stunning barn conversion in Coggeshall sleeps 4. Countryside location with lots to visit nearby. 3 nt min stay. No pets.
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Prices from £73/night
Timber framed cottage pre-dating AD 1650 in Stoke Prior sleeps 4 + 1 dog. Great countryside location with lots to see and do nearby. 2-3 nt min stay.
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Prices from £104/night
Converted 18th century corn mill with original features in Branthwaite sleeps 4 + 1 dog. Close to the Lake District's National Park. 2 nt min stay.
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Prices from £92/night
Barn conversion in Sawdon sleeps 4 + 1 dog. By North York Moors, close to Scarborough and Dalby Forest. 7 nt min stay. Available March - Oct/Nov.
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Prices from £92/night
Barn conversion in Sawdon for 4, with balcony over a pond. By the North York Moors. Perfect for cycling, horse riding+more. 7 nt min stay. March-Oct.
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Prices from £65/night
Barn conversion for 4 + 1 dog in the North York Moors National Park, nr Scarborough + Dalby Forest. Available March - Oct/Nov. 7 nt min stay.
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Prices from £57/night
Barn conversion in Sawdon, North York Moors National Park, for 4. Near Dalby Forest+Scarborough. Disabled access. 7 nt min stay. Available March-Oct.
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Rural shepherd's hut in a private garden setting sleeps 2 near Tavistock.
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Gorgeous historic property with many original features sleeps 4 + offers a great base to explore Alnwick. 3 night min stay with Mon/Fri arrivals.
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Prices from £139/night
100 year old moored barge offers a romantic or family break for 2+2 guests at Woodbridge.
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Gorgeous Showmans Wagon set in a beautiful rural location offers a peaceful getaway for 4 near Bures.
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Gorgeous seaside house sleeps 4 with views over Brixham Marina.
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Prices from £180/night
Stunning treehouse style wagon offers a romantic retreat for 2 within a woodland in the village of Kenn.