The Directory of Unusual Places to Stay
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Award-winning luxury castle hotel in Masham with spa, set withing 200 acres of parkland, lakes and gardens.
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Enchanting woodland suites with rustic good taste - tree trunk beds, furry throws and candles, near Sancton. Good for couples, families, groups.
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Romantic shepherd's hut for 2 surrounded by wildlife near Harrogate. Soak in their woodburning hot tub + roast marshmallows on the fire pit!
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Lodge, wigwams, tipis and lotus belle tents in a family run site with breathtaking views, close to Hadrians Wall. Some accom with private hot tubs.
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A 5 star boutique hotel with unique decor + designer furniture, close to North Yorkshire Moors. Children welcome, no pets.
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Cosy shepherd's hut with ensuite shower and eco toilet, set in secluded woodland near Beverley and stunning Yorkshire coastline.
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Set in woodland near Stamford Bridge is a stylish campground with glamping options for families, couples, weddings and groups. Closed in winter.
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Stylish and cosy shepherd's hut for 2 in Skipsea, just a short walk from the sea. Closed in winter.
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Treehouse, with private HOT TUB, sleeps up to 4 people in a riverside setting north of Carlisle.
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Award winning rural site with 10 lodges, set around a lake or in woodland, all with private hot tubs, sleeping up to 6 people near Morpeth.
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Romantic boutique hotel plus special rooms with lake access + hot tubs - in the stunning scenery of the Lake District. 2 nt min stay on a weekend.
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Cosy eco cabin with hot tub for a couple - peaceful location near Lake Windermere & bustling Bowness village.
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Shepherd's hut for 2 with lovely views, on a working hill farm in the North Yorkshire Moors National Park near Bilsdale.
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Travel around in unique + themed campervans. Picks ups from Cornwall, Bristol, London, Wales, Norfolk & the North West. Sleep 2-6.
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Find 3 train carriages that each sleep 6 at Allerston - on the edge of the North York Moors National Park.
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Romantic tower sleeps 2 people in the market town of Alnwick.
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Adult only castle hotel with boudoir bedrooms surrounded by parklands between Durham and Newcastle.
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3 Self-catering lighthouse cottages set on Langness Peninsula surrounded by birds and sealife.
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Relax surrounded by the rolling hills of Wrenbury near Cheshire in one of these delightfully shabby chic boutique barns that sleep 2-4 people.
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Glamping site on the Chatsworth Estate offers camping plus NEW TIMBER PODS + BELL TENTS with private hot tubs.
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A charming detached holiday cottage with hot tub where dogs + children are welcome, at Akeld. Sleeps 5 + 2 dogs.
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Shepherds hut with hot tub, en-suite facilities and breakfast sleeps 2 people near Filey. 2 night minimum stay. No pets.
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Luxury camping pods with stunning views - two with private hot tubs near Settle. For couples, families, cyclists and country lovers.
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Romantic rural boathouse sleeps 2 people near Leek. Views across the lake. Minimum 3 night stay with Friday arrivals. Dogs welcome.
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Stylish and cosy, a Shepherd Hut for 2 in famous town of Eyam in the Peak District.
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A unique holiday cottage with hot tub and garden at the former Akeld Station. Dogs and children welcome. Sleeps up to 9 + 2 dogs.
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A renovated carriage for 2 with hot tub. Located in Akeld, near Wooler and the Scottish borders.
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Travel by horse-drawn gypsy caravan by day, sleep in it by night. Slow down, Lake District views. Closed in winter.
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Unique, spacious, warm, narrowboat holiday hire & houseboat stay near Manchester - operating since 2012. Have a look!
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Variety of glamping options, some with private hot tubs, by woodland outside Scarborough. 2 night minimum stay.
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First Class!! 3 railway carriages & former loading bay with Hot Tub, set in pretty rural setting, near The City of York.
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Luxury resort offers hotel rooms and cabin style accommodation with hot tubs sleeping 2-8 people. 18 hole golf course, gym + restaurant in Pocklington.
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Secluded cabin for up to 4 with private wood fired hot tub near the Lake District offers a rustic and relaxing break in the woods
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Cross the gangplank for a romantic stay in a unique boathouse in the middle of Whitby harbour, sleeps 2.
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Woodland yurt sleeps 4 close to Carlisle and offers a relaxing rural retreat with private hot tub.
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Wooden pod with private hot tub sleeps 2 people near Hornsea. 1 night stays permitted. No pets.
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Luxury log cabins sleep 2-10 near the Lake District with private hot tubs and fantastic views of the River Lyne. Fishing possible.
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Self-catering holiday lodges - some pet friendly / some with hot tub - that sleep 2-6 guests. Set near the Lake District at Greystoke.
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By the North York Moors National Park, idyllic cabins & hot tubs set beneath the trees. SPECIAL OFFER: SAVE UP TO 15% ON A CABIN STAY WITH HOT TUB!
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Working farm offers 4 yurts with hot tubs for up to 5 + a quirky octagonal folly for 2. On the edge of Yorkshire Dales. Closed in winter.
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5* Lodges and lakeside treehouse in a 34 acre nature reserve at Forton. Watersports + land activities on offer. 2 NIGHTS MIN STAY.
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Luxurious contemporary log cabin with private Hot Tub, romantic breaks for a couple in peaceful location near to Bowness & lake.
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A glamping village at Kirkington offering wonderful range of accommodation, each with unique and quirky interiors. Hot tub & Sauna. Closed in winter.
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Two luxury 5 star, dog-friendly cottages for 6 - each with hot tub - in unbeatable lakeside location, in the Lake District.
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Luxury cottage for 2 with private hot tub. An ideal rural getaway in 35 acres of stunning moorland within the Yorkshire Dales. Min 3 night stay.
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Original Pullman carriages converted into en-suite rooms & restaurant alongside Yorkshire's East Coast Main Line near York. No pets.
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Beautiful yurts in the Nidderdale + close to the Yorkshire Dales. Great for couples, families + groups, WITH HOT TUB. Closed in winter.
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Be close to nature at this eco camp with Tree House Yurt, shepherds hut with hot tub, cabin + yurts in Upper North Tyne Valley.
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Grade ll Yorkshire Dales cottage for 2 with hot tub, beautifully converted + set on historic Wensleydale estate. 3 nights min stay.
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A perfect retreat for 2 within the stunning grounds of Middleton Hall a unique three storey folly with modern amenities.
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Luxury accommodation with views over the banks of Ullswater´s lake - with hot tub. For a group of up to 12 + Dogs. In the Lake District.
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By the North York Moors National Park, idyllic cabins & hot tubs set beneath the trees. SPECIAL OFFER: SAVE UP TO 15% ON A CABIN STAY WITH HOT TUB!
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3 historic properties lovingly restored to sleep 2-8 guests near Kirkby Stephen in the Yorkshire Dales. Check out the hot tub & outdoor bath.
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Charming woodland treehouse, cabins + more near Filey and the North York Moors sleep 2. Min 2 night stay. Whole site sleeps 23.
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A secluded boathouse positioned over the water on the shore of Lake Windermere. Great location for water sports. Sleeps 2-4. 7 nt min stay. Book ahead!
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Converted barn with hot tub and outside fire place sleeps 4 people near Ripley. 3 night minimum stay.
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Restored former water tower in country setting near Corbridge. A miniature castle experience. Sleeps 4. 7 night min stay from a Friday. Popular!
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A secluded top quality yurt for 2, with use of pool and spa facilities. In Hepworth, the Yorkshire Dales
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Wooden cabins on a site half hour from Harrogate. Private hot tubs. Children welcome. Mon/Fri arrivals - 3/4 nt min stay
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Wooden lodge with hot tub sleeps 2-4 people on a small campsite near Carlisle. Dogs welcome. 2 night minimum stay.
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A great base in the heart of the Lake District offering wonderful views and stays in Hobbits Holes, glamping tents, cabins & pods.
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Luxury designer townhouse with hot tub in central Richmond sleeps 4 people. 3/4 minimum night stay with Fri arrivals.
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Country house with a wraparound lake offers a romantic rural getaway near Chester. Individually designed rooms and suites. No pets
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An off-grid, 16th century farmhouse, sleeping 7, and a barn which sleeps 12 close to Lake Coniston in the Lake District.
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Stay in a cosy traditional gypsy caravan B&B surrounded by stunning Lake District scenery close to Lake Windermere.
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A 58ft narrowboat sleeping up to 6 guests, providing constantly changing scenery and views as it cruises. Based near Nantwich.
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Big toasty Yorkshire Dales farmhouse with breathtaking views and vintage midcentury styling above hip Hebden Bridge, near Haworth. Sleeps 2-6.
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Luxury boutique hotel in Windermere surrounded by National Parkland. Some suites with hot tub
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A multi-award winning barn conversion offers 5 star eco-friendly accommodation for up to 6 near Hebden Bridge.
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Good for couples and families. Wooden lodges, some with hot tub, by Westfield Country Park. 3 night minimum stay
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Historic coastal cottage for 6 with a New York Loft style interior. Walk to the beach. 3 nt min stay, 7 in Summer. Mon/Fri arr days.
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A Victorian building set on the edge of Snowdonia National Park, perched on a cliff overlooking Cardigan Bay. ADULTS ONLY.
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Norwegian wooden lodge with hot tub, sauna and Air Spa bath sleeps 2 on a site near Richmond.
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Converted Sheep Fauld sleeps 2 people with views over the countryside from the hot tub. Dogs welcome. No children. 3-7 nt min stay Mon/Fri arr.
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Beautifully converted chapel sleeps 2/3 people in the Whicham Valley. 3 night minimum stay. Dogs welcome.
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3 bedroom holiday cottage at Whitby Lighthouse on the East coast, near the North Yorkshire Moors. 2 night min stay. No pets.
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Glamping site in Masham offers family accommodation in wooden lodges and yurts. Country club and spa facilities available nearby
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A collection of kitsch, vintage and antique finds furnish this fun and quirky coastal hotel at Whitby
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Studio style cottage with conservatory in the heart of the lake district at Woodend. Sleeps 2 people. Dogs welcome. 7 night stays from Saturdays.
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A romantic stay for 2 at Sawdon. Large windows with views, outdoor seating, a bespoke staircase and beautiful bathroom. Minimum 3 night stay.
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Enjoy the stunning view of the Yorkshire countryside from your very own canal boat. Sleeps 2 people + 1 dog welcome.
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Barn conversion with hot tub sleeping 6 people close to Darlington. Minimum 3 night stay with Friday arrivals.
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A castle hotel with rich history set amidst parkland in the North Wales countryside, close to Chester
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700 year old listed building with beautiful interior + roof terrace. Enjoy its riverside position in York. Sleeps 6. 3 night min stay.
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Wooden lodges with hot tubs for to 6 people in Kielder. Lakeside location, activities + spa facilities. 3/4 min night stay. Mon/Fri arrivals
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Shepherds Hut with hot tub and breakfast available on site. Sleeps 2 people near Filey. 2 night minimum stay. No pets.
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Bijou hideaway set in the pretty Yorkshire village of Goathland. The perfect romantic escape for 2. Minimum stay 3 nights.
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Large windows to make the most of the view at this 20th Century former game larder for 2. Set in the North Yorkshire Moors National Park.
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Peaceful hut with en-suite facilities sleeps 2 in the heart of Sandsend Valley near Whitby.
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Converted barn offers a romantic getaway for 2 near Richmond.
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Built in 1850 during the reign of Edward III, this medieval fortified castle in Northumberland offers a tranquil stay.
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Converted barn with hot tub offers romantic getaway for 2 people near Darlington. Minimum 3 night stay.
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Gothic Grade ll church for 4 with stained glass windows + hand painted ceilings within the North York Moors. 3/4 night min stay with Mon/Fri arrivals.
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Gorgeous barn conversion with bi-fold doors out on to hot tub + great views. Sleeps for up to 6 near Richmond. Min stay 3/4 nts with Fri arr days.
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Escape your hectic lifestyle in an original VW Campervan from Keswick in The Lake District. Pick up days vary.
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Beautiful Grade II listed holiday cottage with a stylish quirky interior design. Perfect for a romantic retreat. 2 night min stay.
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Quirky cottage with hot tub, sauna and pool table sleeps 4 near Leyburn. Min 3 night stay with Monday/Friday arrivals. Children + Dogs welcome.
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Renovated using recycled materials these shepherds huts (and quirky cottage), sleep 2 people, near Whitby. Closed in winter
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Transformed medieval farmhouse in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales with private heated pool. Sleeps up to 16
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A former mill barn combining traditional features + contemporary design set beside tumbling waterfalls in Brampton. Sleeps 4. 3 night minimum stay.
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A dog friendly lodge with hot tub and enclosed garden in Ripon. 3 night min stay
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Romantic retreat for 2 in a characterful unique cottage with hot tub in the village of Melmerby near Penrith. 3 night min stay.
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A beautiful handbuilt Narrowboat that sleeps 2-4 people and cruises along the scenic Lancaster Canal. 3 night minimum stay.
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A cottage for 5 at Whitby Lighthouse on a high cliff near Whitby. Bring your dog.
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Individually styled hotel rooms and a lively location in the centre of Manchester offers ADULT ONLY accommodation.
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Interactive pirate themed caravan with sound effects and visuals sleeps up to 6 people near Filey.
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One of a selection of holiday homes sleeping 4-6 in Seahouses with sea + harbour views. Indoor heated pool + sauna. 3 night min stay.
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Adult only Art-deco luxurious themed hotel, situated in the heart of Manchester
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A sumptuous homely hideaway for 2-4 located in the market town of Helmsley. Breakfast included. 2 night min stay
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Romantic retreat in a gorgeous Grade ll listed cottage nestled within the Swaledale Dales, with views to die for, sleeps 2. 3 night minimum stay.
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Yurts + Gypsy caravans on the shores of Lake Windermere. Horsedrawn wagon or motorhome for touring the Lake District too.
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Top location! Property overhanging Lake Windermere with private jetty + boardwalk sleeps 4 people. Minimum 7 night stay. No pets.
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Over 230 years old character cottage for 4 with a Celtic gatehouse vibe and elevated views over Patly Bridge. 3 night minimum stay.
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Historic house with hot tub sleeps 12 people in Windermere. Dogs welcome. Minimum 3 night stay.
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Enjoy a skippered canal boat holiday along the Bridgewater Canal on this stylish wide-beam canal boat
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Cottage once belonging to the artist Percy Kelly. Sleeps 4 people. 1 dog welcome. 3/7 minimum night stay.
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A fully restored Tudor mansion with 28 elegant rooms set within the market town of Malton. Restaurant with seasonal menu
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A castle which mixes the traditional with bold colours + quirky touches. Between the Lake District + the Yorkshire Dales.
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Cruise the waterways of England + Wales on a guided narrowboat with meals included. No added single supplements.
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A romantic retreat in one of two cosy huts for 2 people. In beautiful surroundings and with views, 30 miles from Newcastle.
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Handcrafted shepherds hut sleeps 3 people near Thirsk. 1 dog welcome. 2 night minimum stay
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Quirky glamping + circus caravans with yoga, bushcraft + holistic therapies on site, near North YorK Moors Nat Park + the sea.
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Cottage within a converted church with tower, sleeps 6 people in Ambleside. Dog welcome. 3 night minimum stay.
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Romantic getaway for 2 in a converted stone barn with garden near Kirkbymoorside. Min 3/4 night stay with Fri/Mon arrivals.
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Tepee style lodge with hot tub sleeps 6 on a small site near Otterburn. Relax under the night sky and spot a shooting star! Min 3 night stay.
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Former hunting lodge near Richmond offers dorm and private accommodation plus wooden pods sleeping up to 4 people
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Contemporary minimalist cottage with access to hot tub, indoor pool and sauna offers a romantic retreat for 2 near Windermere.
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Hotel set above a bright and lively 60's themed music bar and family diner on the seafront
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A quaint thatched holiday cottage for 4 in Hale with a wonderful history behind it. Mon/Fri arrival for 3 night minimum stay. 2 dogs welcome.
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Enjoy a relaxing holiday in Kenwick Woods with a private HOT TUB, access to pool and gym nearby. Near Louth and the coast. 2 night min stay.
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14th Century Pele Tower near Carlisle sleeps 8 people. Large grounds and original features. Dogs welcome. 1 night stays available.
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Quirky yet modern style cottage by the River Eden in Kirkby Stephen sleeps 2 people. Minimum 2 night stay. No pets.
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5 beautifully decorated shepherd's huts in the heart of the Lake District in the impressive ground of Rydal Hall. Enquire about yoga breaks.
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Grade II listed house with a rural riverside location sleeps 8 in Low Row. Min 3/4 night stay with Fri/Mon arrivals. Children and dogs welcome.
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Formerly a public convenience, now a novel coastal self-catering studio for 2 with views over Morecambe Bay.
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Large property with hot tub and Italian style garden sleeps 15 people near Penrith. Minimum 3 night stay. Dogs welcome.
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Contemporary cottage for 4 with chic interior is ideally located in an AONB by the Yorkshire Dales just 15 minutes from Harrogate. 3 night min stay.
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A charming hut for 2 located in countryside by the idyllic hamlet of Holburn
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Beautiful barn conversion sleeps up to 12 people. Private hot tub and terrace area near Richmond. Minimum 3 night stay.
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Converted chapel offers a great base to explore Kendal and the Lake District. Sleeps 4 people. 2 night minimum stay. No pets.
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Romantic getaway for 2 in this studio style cottage with private hot tub and access to a swimming pool in Brampton. 3 night minimum stay.
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Ground floor apartment within historic Waren Mill, set on the Heritage coastline near Bamburgh. Sleeps 5 + dog.
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Town centre apartment with quirky features in Keswick. Dogs welcome. 2 night minimum stay
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17th Century property with elegant, beautiful interior and award winning garden near Sandsend sleeps 4 people. 3/4 min nt stay with Fri/Mon arrivals.