Top 20 CoolStays for your Summer Staycation

Top 20 CoolStays for your Summer Staycation

6th January 2021

Things might be gloomy right now, but we're looking ahead to summer 2021 when with any luck travel will be possible, the sun will be shining and the birds will be singing. UK properties are already booking up fast, so if you're planning a getaway in July or August now is the time to book. To help you we've selected 20 of our favourite CoolStays - gorgeous family places beside the sea, glorious countryside glamping sites, treehouses, cottages and cabins - all still available for what we hope will be an epic summer 2021 staycation.


Torpoint - Cornwall

Sleeps 10

Luxurious holiday house with breathtaking ocean views and a private roof terrace set above Whitsand Bay on Cornwall’s South Coast

Marners Rock

Fowey - Cornwall

Sleeps 6

Beautiful apartment with a balcony overlooking the Fowey Estuary on the southeast coast of Cornwall, perfect for seaside escapes with family or friends.


Sennen - Cornwall

Sleeps 6

Uncover the secrets of Sennen at this charming seaside cottage for six. Overlooking the ocean and Whitesands Bay, it’s perfect for families.

Wildflower Wood at Beersheba Farm

St Ives - Cornwall

Sleeps 5

Eco-glamping amongst ethereal woodlands in stylish Landpods that overlook the glittering St Ives Bay on the Cornish coast.

The School House

Coryton - Okehampton

Sleeps 6

A restored Victorian schoolhouse in the heart of rural Devon offering friends and family a relaxed country stay

The Pop-Up Hotel at Cadland

Southampton - Hampshire

Sleeps 2-6

Seaside holiday spot by a private beach in The New Forest, perfect for everything from a romantic escape to a family break.

The Hut at Lymore Forest

Lymington - Hampshire

Sleeps 2

Lying just to the south of the New Forest National Park, this classic shepherd's hut is the perfect tranquil couple's retreat.

Camber Beach Guest House

Camber Sands - East Sussex

Sleeps 10

Stay just a minute's stroll from the dunes and beaches of Camber Sands in a spacious, stylish, and eco-friendly holiday home.

Elham Treehouse

Elham - Kent

Sleeps 2

On a 15th Century farmstead, in an historic Kent village near Canterbury, is the secluded and rustic retreat of Elham Treehouse.

Secret Water

Beccles - Suffolk

Sleeps 4

Secret Water offers visitors a truly unique experience with all the usual glamping fun but on the water in Suffolk

By the Wye

Hay On Wye - Powys

Sleeps 6

Comfy, luxurious eco-friendly safari tents in the woods on the bank of the river Wye in Herefordshire.

The Tithe House

Glascwm - Powys

Sleeps 12

Unique and super-stylish holiday home for big groups near Hay-on-Wye with gorgeous gardens and a hot tub for some added luxury.

Felin Geri Luxury Safari Tents

Newcastle Emlyn - Ceredigion

Sleeps 6-8 per tent

Luxury glamping site with four safari tents, a traditional Welsh cottage and hot tubs close to Cardigan. Minimum three night stay. Dogs welcome.

Lloyds Meadow Glamping

Mouldsworth - Cheshire

Sleeps 2 per tent

Get back to nature and explore the great outdoors in luxury and comfort at Lloyd's Meadow Glamping in Cheshire.

The Lodges at High Oaks Grange

Pickering - North Yorkshire

Sleeps 4 per lodge

Cosy Scandinavian-style lodges that get you closer to nature while providing a host of modern luxuries in North Yorkshire

Netherby Treehouse

Longtown - Cumbria

Sleeps 4

Delightful treehouse amidst the verdant Netherby Estate in Northern Cumbria - ideal for couples or a small family with kids 7+.

Eildon Melrose Log Cabin

Melrose - Scottish Borders

Sleeps 4

Located in the heart of the Scottish Borders and overlooking the majestic Eildon Hills is Eildon Melrose's Log Cabin.

Leuchie Walled Garden

North Berwick - East Lothian

Sleeps 12

Super-stylish mid-Century holiday home that sleeps 12, with acres of wonderful walled gardens close to the popular seaside town of North Berwick.

Tahuna Bothies

Newburgh - Aberdeenshire

Sleeps 2 +2

Modern and stylish bothies by the sea on the picturesque and rugged Aberdeenshire coast of Scotland.


Portree - Inverness-shire

Sleeps 6

Industrial chic meets Victorian charm at this luxury harbourfront apartment - overlooking a picturesque harbour on The Isle of Skye

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