10 Quirky Places to Stay in the UK

10 Quirky Places to Stay in the UK

19th January 2017

We've got together with our lovely friends over at Rural Retreats to put together this collection of extraordinary holiday homes. Quintessentially British, brilliantly quirky, and full of character.

Llancayo Windmill

Usk - Monmouthshire

Sleeps 12

Stay in this Welsh windmill, with big balcony views of rolling hills, quirky, circular rooms and a host of interesting places to explore nearby.

Bakers Farm Oast

Ticehurst - Sussex

Sleeps 4

Experience the rustic charm of this traditional oast house, set in a stunning, rural location on the Sussex/Kent border, with plenty of places to explore nearby.

The Knoll Tower

Weston-under-Lizard Shifnal - Shropshire

Sleeps 2

In the midst of the ancient and historic park of Weston Park you’ll find this intriguing tower, with panoramic views of the Shropshire countryside and Welsh borders.

Tawstock Castle

Tawstock, Barnstaple - Devon

Sleeps 8

Stay in this bailey castle atop a rounded hilltop with 360 degree Devonshire views for you, your friends and family to enjoy.

Sally Port Cottage

St Mawes - Cornwall

Sleeps 4

A charming cottage on the Roseland Peninsula in Cornwall...

Scargill Castle

Scargill - Yorkshire

Sleeps 2

Take long walks in a beautiful location and long baths in a roll-top bath, at this romantic, historic castle retreat for two.

Gurnard Cottage

Niton, Ventnor - Isle of Wight

Sleeps 5

Sea views are in abundance from this lighthouse, high up on the hills of Ventnor, but within easy reach of the sandy shores below.

Higher Lodge

Cockington - Devon

Sleeps 4

Mystery and intrigue awaits you at this historic gate house that begins the Agatha Christie Literary Trail, in this charming part of Devon.

The Pumphouse

Hilgay - Norfolk

Sleeps 14

Sit in the hot tub and enjoy views out over the wilderness garden from this converted pumphouse that offers you river side walks from your doorstep.

Temple of Diana

Weston-under-Lizard, Shifnal - Shropshire

Sleeps 6

History, charm and a beautiful park to explore at this intriguing property that boosts a wonderful, light-filled Orangery.

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