10 Best Festive City Breaks in the UK

10 Best Festive City Breaks in the UK

7th November 2019

It's nearly time for mulled wine, twinkly lights and Christmas shopping. Here's our round up of 10 of the best Christmas markets in the UK for gifts, treats and full-on festive cheer - and some cosy places to stay once the shopping's all done.

The Edinburgh Mews @ The West End

Edinburgh - Lothian

Sleeps 4

Spacious, light and modern stable conversion in the heart of Edinburgh’s edgy West End.

The Dunstane Houses

Edinburgh - City of Edinburgh

Sleeps 2 per room

Visually stunning 35 bedroom boutique hotel in the heart of historic Edinburgh, with a wonderful restaurant

18 Trinity House

Glasgow - Greater Glasgow

Sleeps 4

A luxury flat in a striking landmark building between Glasgow’s vibrant West End and the City Centre.

Gerda of Glasgow

Glasgow - Lanarkshire

Sleeps 4

A Dutch barge fully loaded with charm and character, moored just a ten minute walk from the vibrant city of Glasgow.

York River Penthouse

York - North Yorkshire

Sleeps 4

A penthouse with fabulous river views and luxurious interiors makes this one of the finest escapes in York.

Houseboat Till

York - North Yorkshire

Sleeps 6

Luxurious houseboat moored in the heart of the beautiful and historic city of York, perfect for small groups or family adventures.

129 didsbury

Manchester - Greater Manchester

Sleeps 4

Supremely unique mews cottage 15 mins from central Manchester in vibrant West Didsbury - Exposed brick walls, artistic flourishes and plenty of natural light.

The Cottage at Hampton Manor

Solihull - West Midlands

Sleeps 8

Gorgeous period four bedroom cottage in the Midlands, with meals provided by the on-site Michelin starred restaurant.

The Good Hotel

Royal Victoria Dock - London

Sleeps 2

The floating Good Hotel is sleek and stylish and is located on the River Thames in London's historical Royal Victoria Docks.

The Artists School

London Bridge - London

Sleeps 2

Nothing is as it seems in this truly unique, imaginative and spacious central London apartment

16a Winchester

Winchester - Hampshire

Sleeps 2 per room

Centrally located in the gorgeous city of Winchester, book a room in this self-catering home that promises a truly luxurious stay

The Workshop

Bath - Somerset

Sleeps 2-4

Cosy, comfy cabin sitting in beautiful countryside, with inspiring views near the Roman city of Bath.

Stein's at Trevone Farm

Padstow - North Cornwall

Sleeps 6-8

Four supremely stylish coastal hideaways brought to you by Rick and Jill Stein on the North Cornwall Coast

Huxham View Annexe

Nr Exeter - Devon

Sleeps 6

This architect-designed house, with striking roof terrace, effortlessly combines modern design with its spectacular Devonshire views.

Victoria Chapel

Topsham - Exeter

Sleeps 8

Vaulted ceilings and galleried living areas await in this carefully converted former chapel, nestled on the edge of the Exe Estuary

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