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15 of the Best Lighthouse Stays in the UK

Published: 17th 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!
Belle Tout Lighthouse

Belle Tout Lighthouse

Eastbourne - East Sussex

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.

Sleeps 12

From £160/night

Corran Lighthouse Lodge

Corran Lighthouse Lodge

Fort William - Inverness-Shire

Converted lighthouse keeper’s cottage offering big groups a lovely spot on the West Coast of Scotland.

Sleeps 10

From £220/night

Rowena Cottage

Rowena Cottage

Swanage - Dorset

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

Sleeps 5

From £133/night

Lodesman Cottage

Lodesman Cottage

Broadstairs - Kent

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

Sleeps 4

From £102/night

Landward Cottage Devon

Landward Cottage Devon

Near Hallsands - Devon

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

Sleeps 5

From £133/night

Gurnard Cottage

Gurnard Cottage

Ventnor - Isle of Wight

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

Sleeps 5

From £102/night

Wolf Rock

Wolf Rock

near Helston - Cornwall

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

Sleeps 6

From £109/night

Sloop

Sloop

Killough - Down

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

Sleeps 4

From £107/night

Sally Port Cottage

Sally Port Cottage

St Mawes - Cornwall

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

Sleeps 4

From £133/night

Vanguard

Vanguard

Nr Whitby - Yorkshire

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

Sleeps 5

From £133/night

Ariel

Ariel

Marcross - Vale of Glamorgan

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.

Sleeps 5

From £102/night

Verity Cottage

Verity Cottage

Padstow - Cornwall

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

Sleeps 4

From £102/night

Warden

Warden

Woolacombe - Devon

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

Sleeps 2

From £72/night

Valonia

Valonia

Cromer - Norfolk

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

Sleeps 5

From £126/night

Argus Cottage

Argus Cottage

Penzance - Cornwall

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

Sleeps 3

From £81/night

Author:
Claire Wills
Claire is the International Editor for CoolStays. It's her mission to scout the globe for new amazing places to show you. You can follow her on Twitter, @clairelewills

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