15 of the Best Lighthouse Stays in the UK

15 of the Best Lighthouse Stays in the UK

18th October 2018

These iconic buildings dotted along our coast offer a truly unique trip away. Whether you stay in the lighthouse itself or the accompanying lighthouse keeper's cottage, it'll be an unforgettable stay. Panoramic views guaranteed!

Eilean Sionnach Lighthouse Cottage

Isleornsay - Sleat

Sleeps 8

Extraordinary four bedroom coastal home off Skye, with access to a private beach and four bedrooms, on its own island.

Belle Tout Lighthouse

Eastbourne - East Sussex

Sleeps 12

Lighthouse converted in to a charming and unique B&B, slap bang on the South Downs Way, complete with panoramic views of the English Channel, the Seven Sisters and Beachy Head.

Rowena Cottage

Swanage - Dorset

Sleeps 5

Surround yourself with the sea at this sweet cottage with a view, in the charming location of Anvil Point Lighthouse in Dorset.

Lodesman Cottage

Broadstairs - Kent

Sleeps 4

Seaviews, sandy beaches and a charming town to explore...this lighthouse has everything you need for the perfect English holiday.

Landward Cottage Devon

Near Hallsands - Devon

Sleeps 5

Views in abundance, sandy beaches to explore, coastal walks to take...relax at this lighthouse in Devon.

Gurnard Cottage

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.

Wolf Rock

near Helston - Cornwall

Sleeps 6

Clifftop Cornish cottage with a stone spiral staircase and a private observation tower looking out to sea


Killough - Down

Sleeps 4

Gaze at the gorgeous sea views in this charming, rural holiday home that sits within St John’s Point Lighthouse Station.

Sally Port Cottage

St Mawes - Cornwall

Sleeps 4

A charming lighthouse keeper's cottage on the Roseland Peninsula in Cornwall...


Nr Whitby - Yorkshire

Sleeps 5

Fresh sea air in abundance at this holiday cottage at a lighthouse, with spectacular views and easy access to the beach below.


Marcross - Vale of Glamorgan

Sleeps 5

Arrive at Ariel; your lighthouse with a view across the Bristol Channel, with pretty villages to go pottering and sandy beaches to go swimming and surfing.

Verity Cottage

Padstow - Cornwall

Sleeps 4

Celebrate sandy beaches and sea views from your lighthouse keepers' cottage, that's also near the celebrated restaurants of Padstow.


Woolacombe - Devon

Sleeps 2

Keep cosy at this cottage for two, or two with a baby, with spectacular seaside views under Bull Point Lighthouse.


Cromer - Norfolk

Sleeps 5

A family sized cottage with views over the sea and access to a golf course, and all at the foot of a lighthouse.

Argus Cottage

Penzance - Cornwall

Sleeps 3

Feast your eyes on dramatic coastal views and feel a refreshing breeze from this unique location at Pendeen Lighthouse in West Cornwall.

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