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For those who like to be first in the know, these unusual stays are hot off the press! So sit back, relax and browse our newly-added retreats to discover your latest holiday favourite.

The Old Methodist Church

Matlock, Derbyshire

Perfect for a small family or a couple of couples, The Old Methodist Church is a unique and enthralling retreat...
Sleeps: 4
Bedrooms: 2
From £103 /night

Mirror House Tīnūži

Tīnūži, Ogre

Perfect for showcasing the glorious natural beauty and ever-changing seasons in rural Latvia, Mirror House Tīnūži is a dreamy glazed...
Sleeps: 2
Bedrooms: 1
From £91 /night

Salvation House

Bradninch, Devon

Once a bustling hive of community activity in the Devon town of Bradninch, Salvation House was crafted in 1930 by...
Sleeps: 6
Bedrooms: 3
From £300 /night
Discount on Zinc (sleeps 6) reduced to £900/week 3rd June 2023

The Long Barn


Set on the soothing rural outskirts of Haverfordwest, The Long Barn is an ideal escape for world-weary families, including their...
Sleeps: 6
Bedrooms: 2 or 3
From £420 /3 nts

Mirror House Watamu

Watamu, Mombasa

Recently voted one of Kenya’s most beautiful beaches, Jacaranda Bay is a palm-fringed vision of paradise.  Think long stretches of...
Sleeps: 2
Bedrooms: 1
From £86 / night

Airstream by the Sea

Nosara, Nicoya Peninsula

Laid-back and low-key, life in Nosara is about finding fulfilment in nature and spending quality time with those we love…...
Sleeps: 3-7
Bedrooms: 1-2
From £110 / night

Shark House

Oxford, Oxfordshire

“You’re gonna need a bigger house”. If you’re looking for an extra-special place to relax with your favourite people in...
Sleeps: 12
Bedrooms: 4
From £699 / night

Swanswell Gate

Coventry, Warwickshire

Perfect for a dreamy rural escape that’s also close to the beating heart of the city, Swanswell Gate is a...
Sleeps: 2
Bedrooms: 1
From £945 /week

Woolbrook Reservoir

Sidmouth, Devon

In charge of choosing the perfect setting for a once-in-a-lifetime celebration? Imbued with wonder and magic, Woolbrook Reservoir offers a...
Sleeps: 16
Bedrooms: 6
From £4249 /week

Seaview Cottage

Isle of Bute, Argyll and Bute

Surrounded by a dreamy landscape that’s characterised by towering mountains, lush greenery, and that enormous ever-changing sky, it isn’t only...
Sleeps: 6
Bedrooms: 3
From £995 / week

Hideaway Heath Hollow

Colchester, Essex

From the moment you and your loved one arrive at Hideaway on the Heath, you’ll feel like you’ve stepped into...
Sleeps: 2
Bedrooms: 1
From £225 /night

Wild Meadow Huts

Doolin, County Clare

A unique and special village, Doolin is not only situated on the ruggedly beautiful Wild Atlantic Way, it’s also the...
Sleeps: 2 per hut
Bedrooms: Open plan
From £130 /night

The Loft

St Catherine, Somerset

The Loft doesn’t just look as though it’s been plucked from the pages of a high-end style magazine. Designed to...
Sleeps: 2
Bedrooms: Open plan
From £98-150/night

The Hay Trailer

St Catherine, Somerset

Just as its name suggests, The Hay Trailer has been expertly constructed from a reclaimed hay trailer, to become a...
Sleeps: 3
Bedrooms: 1
From £98-150/night

Arnie the Army Truck

Hatch Beauchamp, Somerset

Peacefully parked in the ancient Somerset village of Hatch Beauchamp – just five miles from bustling Taunton but feeling worlds...
Sleeps: 2
Bedrooms: 1
From £99/night

Creag na h-Iolaire

Strathcarron, The Highlands

Inspired by the family of rare white-tailed eagles who live on Shieldaig island, Creag na h-lolaire is Scots Gaelic for...
Sleeps: 4
Bedrooms: 2
From £1,900 /week

Sunray Riverside Lodge

Potter Heigham, Norfolk

Set in the ancient village of Potter Heigham, which forms part of the Norfolk Broads National Park, Sunray Riverside Lodge...
Sleeps: 6
Bedrooms: 2
From £350 /3-4 nts

HappenOak Treehouse

Balsham, Cambridgeshire

Surrounded by soothing Cambridgeshire farmland and intriguing marked trails – some of which lead to friendly local pubs – HappenOak...
Sleeps: 2
Bedrooms: 1
From £270 /night

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Lakes Lochs & Rivers

All of these Host Unusual places to stay are situated next to or close to lakes, streams, lochs or rivers – so you can relax back and enjoy the soothing powers of water throughout your break.

Beach Huts & Houses

Grab your bucket, grab your spade and make your way to the nearest horizon! These quirky seaside retreats are just a stone’s throw from the sounds of waves breaking and some of the most gorgeous coastal scenery imaginable.



Elevate your holiday potential in an incredible converted crane! Those with a head for heights and a sense of adventure will marvel at the transformation of these lofty gems from their former career in freight transportation into stylish, quirky lets.

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