Secret Spots for Summer

Secret Spots for Summer

23rd March 2021

These hidden gems all have highly sought-after summer availability. You'll find family-sized country cottages, romantic cabins in the woods, seaside escapes, bothies, barns and boltholes - all with a week or more free in July or August. Don't leave it too long though - these secluded summer spots won't hang around!


Brecon - Powys

Sleeps 2

A bijoux horse truck in the Brecon Beacons National Park, with romantic studio interiors and a hot tub beneath the stars…

Kelker Well Roundhouse

Hutton Roof - Cumbria

Sleeps 4

Charming, off-grid roundhouse on a Lakeland farm with spectacular views and a wood-fired hot tub.

The Shorehouse

Broadford - Isle of Skye

Sleeps 4

A peaceful retreat sleeping up to four guests with mountain views, right at the water's edge on the Isle of Skye.

Seaside Lodge

Anderby Creek - Lincolnshire

Sleeps 4

A stunning, chic, lakeside chalet just seconds away from a beautiful award winning Lincolnshire beach…

Honeysuckle Cottage

Kirk Ireton - Derbyshire

Sleeps 2

Enjoy a romantic retreat at Honeysuckle Cottage in the beautiful Derbyshire Dales, a lovingly restored stone cottage with its own hot tub offering luxury self catering escapes for couples.

East Gatehouse Lodge

Crieff - Perthshire

Sleeps 4

Discover the wistful romance of Scotland’s stunning landscapes, at this luxury, turreted lodge guarding the historic Monzie Castle…

The Coop

Ongar - Essex

Sleeps 2

Cosy cabin with its own hot tub on a 200-acre farm an hour from London - Perfect for romantic getaways near Epping.


Portree - Inverness-shire

Sleeps 6

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

Tree Dome

Ludlow - Shropshire

Sleeps 2

Quaint, comfy and cosy dome set amongst the trees with wood-fired hot tub and amazing views of the Shropshire countryside.


Osmotherley - North Yorkshire

Sleeps 4

With commanding moorland views, handsome wood burning stoves and wondrously cosy interiors, Chequers makes for an impeccable Yorkshire retreat.


The Roundhouse at Round the Woods

Norwich - Norfolk

Sleeps 2-7

Luxurious roundhouse hand-built with natural materials on a nature reserve in the tranquil Norfolk countryside.

Artisan Cottage

Chippenham - Wiltshire

Sleeps 2

Lovingly restored Grade II listed Cotswolds cottage with exposed stonework and oak beams in the market town of Chippenham.

Burnhead Bothy

Glasgow - Lanarkshire

Sleeps 4

Head out into rural Scotland but with views across the hills towards Glasgow at Burnhead Bothy.

The North Wing at Trevigue Farmhouse

Bude - Cornwall

Sleeps 2

Gorgeous farmhouse retreat for two near Cornwall's north coast with bundles of rural charm, comfy furnishings and plenty of modern amenities

The Old Rectory

Ipswich - Suffolk

Sleeps 12

A large, Suffolk country home nestled within 15-acres of beautiful gardens, sleeping up to 12 guests with private tennis court, pond and trampoline.

8 Myrtle Villas

Keswick - Cumbria

Sleeps 4

A luxurious Victorian home with mountain views by the Derwentwater shores of the Lake District

Applehoe Cottage

Bakewell - Derbyshire

Sleeps 4

Super-comfy boutique cottage in the Peak District that has modern amenities and bucketloads of rural charm.

5 Valleys Barn

Stroud - Gloucestershire

Sleeps 2 adults + 1 child under 12

A stunning open plan barn with super stylish interiors, the ultimate home cinema experience and a Finnish hot tub - perfectly located in The Cotswolds.

Waterside Cottage

Broadford - Isle of Skye

Sleeps 8

A waterside cottage with with views of surrounding islands and the waters off the Isle of Skye.

Folly Gill

Scarborough - North Yorkshire

Sleeps 2

Romantic, contemporary cottage for two in North Yorkshire with giant bedroom and luxurious, marble bathroom.


Bishops Stortford - Essex

Sleeps 4

Contemporary cottage set on 180-acres of Hertfordshire farmland. A luxury country retreat that sleeps up to four people.


Gardener's Cottage

Crieff - Perthshire

Sleeps 4

A romantic, country cottage in the grounds of an ancient Scottish castle, with stunning rural views across secluded landscapes…

The Hedgerow

Wainhill - Oxfordshire

Sleeps 2

Brand new timber lodge for two in the rolling hills of the Chilterns, right on the National Ridgeway Trail

The Duck Hut

Montgomery - Powys

Sleeps 2

Comfy former fishing and hunting hut in Mid-Wales with pretty veranda, rustic interior and breathtaking views of your incredible surroundings.

Y Panorama at Aros Yn Pentre Glas

Whitland - Pembrokeshire

Sleeps 4

Unique accommodation in a converted 1960s bus that offers a fantastic Pembrokeshire retreat with breathtaking views.

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