The Directory of Unusual Places to Stay
property image
Prices from £50/night
Rural site near Le Mans offers an up close and personal experience with llamas for guests staying in their gorgeous Belle Tents or rustic Lodge.
property image
Prices from £140/night
Typical Fisherman's Cottage in Arrieta and an apartment with large terrace in Punta Mujeres are right by the sea on the north-east coast.
property image
Prices from £127/night
An exotic Asian treehouse with pool and views, secluded in the Park of Haut-Languedoc. Under 2 hr flight from London. Romantic, relaxing + unique.
property image
Prices from £700/night
Stunning modern villa, yurt and garden room with 2 swimming pools, a hot tub and panoramic sea views near the town of Arrieta.
property image
Prices from £80/night
Botanical house with edible garden offers bed and feast rooms plus a bell tent, all sleeping 1-2 people in Glengarriff. Min 2 night stay.
property image
Prices from £135/night
Selection of beautiful and quirky city centre houseboats in Amsterdam. Book as a couple, family or group.
property image
Prices from £75/night
Eco luxury yurts, cabins + larger properties for 2-8 guests, some with seaviews. Relaxing place with pool, located near the beach at Arrieta.
property image
Gorgeous treehouse with colonnial African styling sleeps 2+2 with stunning views over the Regional Park of Haut-Languedoc.
property image
Prices from £185/night
Historic characterful 18th century village house with large garden and pool, on the edge of the Loire Valley - sleeps up to 10 + dogs.
property image
Eco off-grid house, riverside glamping, wooden hideout and Mercedes van close to the Portugese/Spanish border. A special remote place.
property image
A windmill and 3 modern cube units for 2 guests. Enjoy lounging by the pool at this quality B&B near the coast by Foz do Arelho.
property image
Ultra modern hotel with individual slick units mounted on the mountainside with stunning views, some with hot tubs. Adults only.
property image
France's national leader in unusual stays invites you to discover unique accommodation and plenty of activities.
property image
Stay at this wonderful individual treehouse and add a husky ride and other excursions. Breakfast included.
property image
Set amidst a lush tropical paradise, close to the Ayung River in the mystical village of Ubud, offering elegant villas and suites. Villas sleep 5.
property image
Prices from £100/night
3 Self-catering lighthouse cottages set on Langness Peninsula surrounded by birds and sealife.
property image
Stay in a 5 star luxury treehouse with it's own pool + terrace,from which you can enjoy unique views over the forest canopy. Spa treatments available.
property image
3 luxurious private windmill villas with private pool and garden, 180 degrees seaview, near the coast on a volcanic island. 2 nt min stay. Sleeps 6.
property image
Ideal for families, this holiday park near Wicklow offers some quirky Kukoo huts, tube lodges and a treehouse for up to 6.
property image
Luxury glamping experience in Tawley with on site spa. Choose between yurts, treehouse, cottage + vintage caravan.
property image
A once in a lifetime experience at this beautiful bubble hotel with fantastic tours. Sleep under the stars, the aurora borealis or the midnight-sun.
property image
Super cool + vibrant Amsterdam city hotel with suspended beds + other unique design touches. Roof garden, hot tub, sauna + nightlife on weekends.
property image
5 star accommodation on a yacht in Gibraltar with casino, gym, spa, infinity pool and more. Rooms sleep 2-4 people.
property image
Floating boutique hotel with a hot tub on the roof. Offering B&B in Reims when not cruising.
property image
A welcoming mountain naturist resort offering interesting, creative accommodation and camping space. Enjoy the pool, sauna, hot tub and much more!
property image
Lakeside quality hotel at beautiful Ballina with waterside hot tubs.
property image
Adult Only - Clothing optional/Naturist Bed and Breakfast in Northern Rural France with hot tub.
property image
A lighthouse stay for 2 on a jetty at Alesund, with the benefits of hotel services + breakfast delivered each day.
property image
Unique, well-equipped, completely off grid horsebox for 2 in idyllic location near the Mourne Mountains.
property image
In the heart of the National Park of Cazorla in Jaén there are 3 wooden huts nestled in the trees and rooms in the restored monks convent. 3 nt min stay.
property image
Unique eco hostel offers a creative space and a haven for walkers and cyclists in the countryside of Castlebaldwin. Group bookings for up to 30 guests
property image
Off grid self-catering cottage for 2 adults, eco-friendly, in stunning countryside of the Mourne Mountains, County Down.
property image
Eco-friendly, remote and romantic cabins surrounded by nature in a national park in the Dordogne
property image
A selection of glamping options including a tepee, yurt, geodome, log cabin and gypsy caravan all with country views in Markethill.
property image
A 15th Century house split into 2 unusual 4 bedroom properties with many original features + views over the Vincou valley
property image
River cruising in Ireland and Northern Ireland - routes, duration and boat size varies. No boat license required. Open March - October.
property image
A cave hotel built into the cliffs, with hot tubs, pool and panoramic views, a prime location in Oia.
property image
An 'Out of Africa' experience in the heart of Normandy. Stay in cabins or yurts within the park surrounded by animals.
property image
Eco friendly chalet in Estoi for 2. A relaxing spot 20 minutes from the coast.
property image
Luxurious bell tents, a Mongolian yurt, an Indian tipi and a vintage caravan in the charming seaside Village of Doolin.
property image
Unique and quirky campsite that offers upcycled architectural objects as accommodation in Rotterdam. Children 8+ only.
property image
A beautiful laid-back island - Cape Clear Island - has fully-equipped yurts plus bell tents for a relaxed holiday on the coast.
property image
Petit rural retreat for 2 within a vineyard near Dubrovnik. Take part in grape picking, horse-riding, add packages
property image
A sophisticated hotel situated within an 18th century palace right by the Cathedral,in the heart of Barcelona's Gothic Quarter. Close to Las Ramblas.
property image
Beautifully restored 18th c. Dutch Windmill vacation home. BREAKFAST INCLUDED. 1 ha grounds, outdoor furniture, BBQ, at the Baltic.
property image
Good for honeymoons, couples' getaways in unspoiled Central Istria - peace, truffles, wine, olive oil, A/c, Wifi. Whole house rental with pool.
property image
A coming together of art and eccentricity in this special one-of-a-kind Kandy hotel.
property image
A Sci-Fi style trendy hotel close to Times Square in New York City with futuristic facilities.
property image
Beach front hotel in Caldoyne offering many activities. With a contemporary rustic decor, this hotel brings the outside in.
property image
An elegant and luxurious hotel in central Vienna with fantastic facilities close to many attractions. Breakfast included. Hot tub.
property image
New beach front glamping site near Jolly Harbour in Antigua. Visit between March - Sept to experience the journey of baby turtles to the sea.
property image
Slick modern combines beautifully with a historic building to create a stunning hotel. Located in central Rome + offering a spa.
property image
A carefully restored historical riad in central Marrakesh, offering luxurious accomodation around a courtyard with a pool.
property image
Modern cave house in southern Spain for 2-6 people. Sit back and relax in the hot tub or pool!
property image
Rustic yet luxurious farmhouse with large garden, 3 bedrooms + entertainment barn offers a rural getaway close to the sea in Glatigny.