The Directory of Unusual Places to Stay
Put your feet up, relax at this unique windmill conversion set in stunning scenery close to Lavenham. Sleeps either 2 or 4 adults.
A beautifully renovated lighthouse accommodation with delicious breakfast, at Beachy Head. 2 night min stay
This functioning lighthouse, dating back to 1815, offers accommodation and views along the stunning coastline around Stranraer.
An 18th century windmill on the Norfolk coast, now a bed and breakfast with lovely views
A secluded windmill tower close to Torbay's beaches offers cosy accommodation for 2+ and views to Dartmoor
Beautiful converted windmill sleeps 2 near Mundesley just 400 yards from the sea. The perfect place for a romantic break
Stylish B&B accommodation in a picturesque windmill by the river in Rye
Restored Grade II watermill offers dormitory style and private rooms in Clun, plus camping
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Norfolk Windmill with Day Boat in Broadland. Sleeps 4 - bookings 7 nights only, Friday arrival. Out of season short breaks now available.
An 18th Century converted windmill near the centre of Scarborough.Rooms sleeping 2 -5. 2nt min stay
Restored lighthouse with rooms with great views over the Bristol Channel and surrounding fields, not far from Cardiff. Dip in the hot tub on the roof
300 year old lighthouse with pool and sauna sleeps 10 people near Dale. 3/7 min night stay in winter/summer with Saturday arrivals. Dogs welcome
A luxurious 18th Century windmill with hot tub sleeps up to 6, in Braunston.
Converted windmill near Rutland offers a quirky, rural getaway for 4 people. Minimum 2 night stay. Dog welcome
A lighthouse cottage for 4 in stunning clifftop location at Portland Bill.Shared outdoor pool. 2 night minimum stay
Stay at a lighthouse in the Scottish Highlands! Comfortable, cosy accommodation in a spectacular and unique setting - open April - October.
North Norfolk, Aylsham is between the fine city of Norwich and the coast. Self-catering for 6 in a converted former flour mill.
Bradford on Avon's romantic old windmill, with gothic windows and spiral staircase, is now a quirky B&B near Bath.
Restored windmill with views over Anglesey sleeps 4 people. 7 night minimum stay with Saturday arrivals. No pets. Children over the age of 6 only
A converted windmill offering bed and breakfast with hot tub in Yarm. Book only B&B options at the mill - not apartment which is not at property
A historic windmill museum, bakery, tearooms and gift shops. Stay in shepherd's huts, a cottage or camp. Open April - September.
3 Self-catering lighthouse cottages set on Langness Peninsula surrounded by birds and sealife.
3 luxurious private windmill villas with private pool and garden, 180 degrees seaview, near the coast on a volcanic island. 2 night min
Lighthouse lodgings for making the most of the rugged Shetland scenery.
Converted windmill offers en-suite rooms close to many golf courses near Brigg
Renovated lighthouse for 6-8 guests on the coast at Youghal
High-end lighthouse stays on Clare Island with 6 en-suite rooms and superb views over Achill and Westport
A lighthouse stay for 2 on a jetty at Alesund, with the benefits of hotel services + breakfast delivered each day
Authentic historic windmill on the pretty island of Adamas close to the port and short walk to the beach. Sleeps two
B&B rooms in beautifully restored lighthouse in the middle of the Hudson River, outside of New York
A watermill with a brook as the perfect holiday home for up to 9 guests - plus dog - in central France
An award winning unique hilltop converted windmill. The ideal spot for tranquility + exploring the unspoilt Alentejo
An independent historic holiday cottage for 4 in Rix, or join your hosts for a True French Experience - BILINGUAL
Stay at this beautifully restored Victorian lighthouse on the shores of Lake Ontario near Rochester NY
A windmill and 2 modern cube units for 2-4 guests. Enjoy lounging by the pool at this quality B&B near the coast by Foz do Arelho
This small cosy lighthouse for 2 at Island Bay near Wellington can be all yours for the night
In rooms housed in a museum, experience life as an authentic lighthouse keeper of old. Located on tiny Rose Island, reached from Rhodes Island
Beautifully restored 18th c. Dutch Windmill vacation home. BREAKFAST INCLUDED. 1 ha grounds, outdoor furniture, BBQ, at the Baltic
Stay in a lighthouse keepers house B & B in a spectacular position on the Atlantic coast, near Yachats
A converted windmill with pool, for up to 6 guests, a short drive from the coast at Villa Nove De Milfontes. 3 night min stay