Forget the wind, rain, ice and snow and let these 20 amazing holiday properties transport you to a world of warm sunshine, blue skies and white sandy beaches. From gorgeous villas in the Canaries, to luxurious treetop resorts in South Africa, to incredible Maldives spa retreats on the beach - find your happy place with our top 20 properties for winter sun.
Enjoy the perfect weekend away at a gorgeous country pub. Many of these lovely old inns have been standing for centuries, but among the wooden beams and log fires you'll find all the modern luxuries that make for a relaxing getaway - king-sized beds, Egyptian cotton sheets, and deep roll-top baths. Whether you're just in need of a night or two out of the big city, or heading somewhere more rugged and remote, check out 15 of our favourite pubs with rooms.
These fabulous family CoolStays are all available for three nights or more this February half term. Do you fancy a trip to a rugged lighthouse, a cosy country log cabin, a Scandinavian forest treetop hideaway, or maybe a stay on an urban barge floats your boat? Whatever your style, you can find somewhere fun and unique for all the family.
Off the beaten track and away from the crowds, those in the know will be heading for these alternative destinations in 2020. Treetop hideaways in the forests of Scandinavia; breathtaking camping under the Northern Lights; luxurious lodges with hot tubs beside the sparkling waters of Slovenian mountain rivers, or maybe just a little cabin on your own private lake-island. Get inspired with our 20 alternative CoolStays.