Six of the Best Unusual UK Accommodation Options
Enjoying a sheltered spot within 26 acres of farmland in Bude, North Cornwall, sits the secluded enclave of unique luxury eco pods, close to the sea, with six beaches just a few minutes by car. They nestle amongst the lush, undulating landscaped lawns, each with its individual decked area, with gas BBQ oven and outdoor furniture, a private external wet room. Perfect as an escape from daily life! Each pod sleeps up to 4. From £138 for a 2 night weekend.
Positioned right on the seafront in the historic seaside town of Selsey, this conversion of a pair of 19th century railway carriages captures all the charm and eccentricity of the great British coastline. Sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms. From £200 for a 2 night weekend.
The Beer Moth is a wonderfully unique truck conversion, kitted out with all the home comforts you could want while still being the most unusual place you will probably ever have stayed. Once a 1956 Conmer Q4, the truck is now a cosy den in the heart of the Cairngorms. Sleeps 2. From £140 for a 2 night weekend.
In an atmospheric spot overlooking the West Somerset Heritage Steam Railway sits The Steam Rocket, a retro yet luxurious aluminium caravan where you can watch buzzards soaring overhead, gaze at starry skies and experience a bygone age of travel. Sleeps 2. From £120 for a 2 night weekend.
If youre looking for somewhere completely unique then youve found it. This charming little treehouse, the only one on the beautiful Isle of Wight, offers luxurious comfort within peaceful, private surroundings. The treehouse is completely private and surrounded by nature. Newly built to very high standards, the treehouse is divided into two separate areas the Living House and the Sleeping House, which are joined by smart decking. It sleeps 4-6 people and is lovingly furnished with lots of natural wood, slate and stone, so it blends stylishly into its surroundings. From £350 for a short break.
In a small and beautiful woodland close to Hay on Wye on the Welsh borders, you will find 5 geodomes and 2 bell tents, all on decking with wood burning stoves and private fire pits. The domes each have exclusive use of a wood-fired hot tub, perfect for steamy nights under the stars. This Glamping site has plenty of communal space for everyone to enjoy including 'Cosy Corner’, a lovely seating area packed full of maps, games, books and activities. From £145 for 4 nights midweek.