Staycation UK 

Discover the charm and diversity of the UK with our curated staycations. Whether you're seeking a tranquil countryside retreat, a vibrant city break, or a scenic coastal escape, the UK offers a plethora of destinations that cater to every taste.

From the rolling hills of the Cotswolds to the historic streets of Edinburgh and the stunning beaches of Cornwall, embrace the convenience and delight of holidaying closer to home. Explore the hidden gems right on your doorstep and create unforgettable memories with a perfect UK staycation.

Beach staycation ideas

Embark on a quintessential British getaway with our selection of beach staycations in the UK. Each coastal town offers a unique charm, whether you're drawn to the invigorating breezes of winter or the vibrant atmosphere of summer.

Discover the warmest climes and stunning stretches of sand with beach holidays to Bournemouth. This town boasts seven miles of award-winning coastline and an array of hotels brimming with period character. For an authentic seaside experience, consider renting a cosy beach hut for the day.

Immerse yourself in the inclusive and lively ambiance of Brighton holidays. Renowned for its LGBTQ-friendly clubs, bars, and accommodation, Brighton also welcomes your furry friends with open arms, offering dog-friendly hotels and pubs.

For a classic family adventure, explore Blackpool holidays. This beloved destination remains a hit, offering affordable camping and caravan sites, coupled with an ever-expanding array of attractions including escape rooms, trampoline parks, wax museums, and iconic fairground rides.

Each of these destinations provides a perfect backdrop for a memorable beach staycation in the UK, catering to a variety of preferences and ensuring a delightful escape by the sea.

Nature lover staycation ideas

An inspiration for generations of poets and artists, the British countryside makes a great getaway. Consider staying a few nights in one of the Lake District's grand hotels, conveniently located for highlights such as Morecambe Bay and Lake Windermere.  Taking up 800sq miles of rolling hills between Bristol and Oxford, the Cotswolds is packed full of quaint villages and market towns, country houses and castles.  Book yourself into a country inn before having a flutter at Cheltenham Racecourse, checking out the art treasures of Buscot Park or marvelling at the glories of Blenheim Palace.  With its abundance of national parks and areas of outstanding natural beauty, Devon is a prime draw for anyone craving fresh air. Alternatively, head to Cornwall for a tour of Poldark country. From Tintagel castle to Bodmin Moor, the landscape exudes a powerful sense of romance. Famed for landmarks such as Loch Ness and Ben Nevis, the Highlands of Scotland cater to a wide range of interests. Where else can you go rock climbing, play a round of golf and visit some of the world's most renowned whisky distilleries?

Top countryside staycations

Island staycation ideas

You don't have to go abroad to get away from the mainland UK. Not when there's so many fascinating holiday spots around the British Isles.  With natural landmarks like the Needles and events like the Cowes Week regatta, the Isle of Wight is a favourite for lovers of sailing and the sea. Look out for half term deals on attractions such as Blackgang Chine and Robin Hill Country Park.  Home to seals, puffins and the TT motorbike race, the Isle of Man has lots of cosy pubs, inns and farm stays as well as hotels and self-catering options.  The largest of the Hebrides islands, the Isle of Skye draws visitors with ancient clan castles, 3000 feet hikes and whale watching opportunities. Boat trips and flying tours are the perfect way to take in the island’s impressive scenery and wildlife.

Luxury staycation ideas

In the mood for some pampering? lastminute.com is your go-to for opulent spa hotels across the UK, with features such as tanning beds, jacuzzis, heated pools, saunas and treatments.  Looking for a staycation with a difference? Whether it's staying in a wigwam in the Forest of Dean or sharing a yurt in Snowdonia, glamping has grown increasingly popular as a fun, affordable way of getting back to nature.  At the other extreme, fans of the Tudors might want to sleep in a four-poster bed in Hever Castle in Kent, home to Anne Boleyn and Anne of Cleves. This is just one of many castles around Britain offering staycation holidays accompanied by attractions such as jousting, archery, banquets and murder mysteries.

Staycation breaks

From cosy inns in quaint countryside villages to convenient city hotels close to major attractions, or seaside hotels with breathtaking views, the UK is dotted with hidden gems that offer a perfect blend of comfort and affordability. Dive into our selection of hotels in the UK and discover your ideal spot for a delightful UK staycation.

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