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15 of the Best Lighthouse Stays in the UK

Published: 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!
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 keepers 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 Johns 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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