Today's top 5 quirky & charming holiday cottages in the UK
The Chestnuts, Oxfordshire
Super chic 4 bedroom cottage in the heart of one of England`’s areas of outstanding natural beauty. It sits in the village of Shilton, 3 miles from Burford and in a central location to explore the Cotswolds. All the rooms are interior designed with original art works and artefacts, and the kitchen is equipped for a gourmet chef.
Price from £898 per week / £128 per night (min 2 nights).
Nestled in 20 acres of woods on a hillside high above the historic village of Clun, the Dick Turpin Cottage is a detached slate-roofed stone and timber-built property which boasts original architectural features and enviable views of the valley and the rolling Shropshire hills. A heavenly countryside bolthole just for two, with an extraordinary bedroom!
Price from £525 per week (min stay 3 night).
Blaencwm, Black Mountains, Wales
If you’re looking for the ultimate retreat, off the beaten track in a secluded valley within the stunning Black Mountains, look no further. Boasting three large bedrooms, two bathrooms, two open fires, a traditional Aga, luxury linen, deep feather down filled duvets, toiletries from REN Skincare, fresh flowers, Wi-Fi throughout, two cast iron baths and a shower head “borrowed” from the Savoy Hotel, London, this really is a unique and unforgettable hideaway.
Price from: £1019 per week / £146 per night (min 3 nights).
Knoydart Hide, Scottish Highlands
Castaway across Loch Nevis to this stunning new contemporary bolt hole on the edge of Loch Nevis set in own private woodland on the Knoydart Peninsula. A blend of boutique hotel styling and luxurious self-catering, the lodge is beautifully well-appointed with floor to ceiling glass windows. Outdoor hot tub, infra red sauna, antique half tester canopy bed and wow factor for luxury short breaks under the radar. Gorgeously grown up romantic hideaway for two.
Prices from £1295 per week / £190 per night (min 2 nights).
Eagle`s Crag, Scottish Highlands
Spread out over 23,000 magnificent acres, Alladale is a unique wilderness reserve in the beautiful Scottish Highlands. Eagle’s Crag is a beautifully designed three bedroo cottage which looks down over the Alladale river and features panoramic windows on each side of the living area which provide incredible views of the glen and the ancient Caledonian forest.
Prices from £1400 per week (min 3 nights).