20 of the Best Waterside Cabins in the UK

20 of the Best Waterside Cabins in the UK

14th July 2021

You'll find these 20 dreamy cabins beside the sea, on the shores of lochs, lakes and riverbanks. From remote, rustic bothies to luxurious contemporary lodges, make sure these amazing waterside cabins are on your staycation bucket list.

Herdsman's Hideaway

Holsworthy - Devon

Sleeps 2

Unique hut with spacious interior and a hot tub located on the banks of a lake on a farm in Devon, perfect for romantic, rural escapes.

The Floathouse

Penryn - Cornwall

Sleeps 6

Gorgeous and eco-friendly floating cabin with wood burning stove and sun deck just thirty minutes walk from Falmouth.

Here and Now Pods

Port of Menteith - Stirlingshire

Sleeps 2 per pod

Two well equipped glamping pods on the edge of a peaceful loch on the outskirts of Scotland's Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park.

Stilt House

Lauder - Scottish Borders

Sleeps 3

Charming, cosy cabin by the water's edge in this marvellous part of the Scottish Borders.

Riverside Lodge

Fordingbridge - Hants

Sleeps 6

Quaint lodge on the edge of the River Avon in Hampshire, with huge windows, comfy furnishings, and great access to the New Forest and Cranborne Chase.

Cool Cabin Rudyard Lake

Rudyard - Staffordshire

Sleeps 2-8 + one small child

Ideal for short stays or longer breaks, Waters Edge Cool Cabin is a luxurious waterside self-catering property set on Rudyard Lake on the edge of the Peak District.

Brecon Lake Cabin

Crucorney - Abergavenny

Sleeps 2

Rustic lakeside cabin for two in the Brecon Beacons, finished with vintage style - Simply perfect for couples wanting to retreat from the real world.

Knoydart Hide

Inverie - Scotland

Sleeps 2

Experience views to die for at this romantic hideout with hot tub and sauna in Scotland’s remote Knoydart peninsula.

Inverlonan Bothies

Oban - Argyll and Bute

Sleeps 2 per bothie

Beautiful, minimalist cabins set on a secret patch of Scottish wilderness overlooking Loch Nell and close to the Western Isles.

The Lakehouse at Cudworth Manor

Newdigate, Dorking - Surrey

Sleeps 3

Lakeside two bedroom house in Surrey with a private deck and modern amenities, minutes from the pub and shops

Waterfall Lodge

Loch Tay - Perthshire

Sleeps 6

Immerse yourself in the stunning Scottish Highlands at Waterfall Lodge, which sits beside a cascading waterfall and has spectacular views across Loch Tay and Ben Lawers mountain.

Waterside Cabin

Broadford - Isle of Skye

Sleeps 2

A quiet and cosy cabin a few metres from the water's edge on the Isle of Skye.

The Raft at Chigborough

Chigborough - Essex

Sleeps 4

An exceptional way to experience life on the water, with room for four in this floating lake cabin on the Essex coast. There’s a hot tub, a boat and an inviting covered deck

Cabin on the Lake

Machynlleth - Powys

Sleeps 2

Head back into nature at the Cabin on the Lake, a name which could not be more perfectly suited to this private getaway in the Welsh countryside.

Hidden River Cabins

Carlisle - Cumbria

Sleeps 6-10 per cabin

Built from half-logs, these stunning river-view cabins bring a continental chalet feel to Cumbria, with the beautiful Scottish Borders and Lake District within reach

Kingfisher's Nest

Near Colchester - Essex

Sleeps 4

Secluded cabin with hot tub and sauna on the banks of a lake just south of Colchester, perfect for rural romantic getaways.

The Beach Hut

nr. Plymouth - Devon

Sleeps 2

Delightful off-grid South Devon beach hut in the most jaw dropping location with a hot tub, barbecue and its own private beach - The ultimate romantic bolthole.

Grebes Nest

Maldon - Essex

Sleeps 2

Enjoy lakeside living on this wonderful floating pod - with its own rowing boat, covered deck and glorious lake views in Essex.

Water Lily Lodge

White Colne - Essex

Sleeps 6

A beautifully secluded farm location and lake views right outside - Water Lily Lodge will introduce you to the hidden countryside of the Colne Valley

Dragonfly Cabin

Cambridge - Cambridgeshire

Sleeps 2

Romantic cabin for two, overlooking a wild swimming pond, with firepit, and picture windows, five miles from Cambridge.

Brompton Lakes Lodges

Richmond - Yorkshire

Sleeps 6 per lodge

Luxury, lakeside lodges on a private country estate, just a few miles away from the idyllic Yorkshire Dales…

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