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25 UK Stays with April and May Availability

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Published 24/02/2021 25 UK Stays with April and May Availability


Following the government's update on Monday evening, staycations for one household are to be permitted from 12th April in England, and (subject to review) from 17 May two households/rule of six applies, with all social restrictions lifted on June 21st.

If you're itching to get away as soon as possible, we've been busy hunting for some unique places that still have availability in mid April/early May - but be quick, as we are sure they will not last for long!

Also, don't forget to keep a keen eye on our late availability page here over the coming weeks for last minute breaks throughout the season!

Main Image: Holly Water Holidays | Devon

Hidden River Cabins

Hidden River Cabins

Luxury log cabins with hot tubs and river views on a private estate in the Cumbrian countryside. Hidden River Cabins is set of spacious log cabins with river views, in an untouched corner of the Cumbrian countryside. If you're looking for freedom and seclusion in one of the most beautiful parts of the country, these cabins could just be perfect. There is a choice of five cabins at…

Limited availability for short breaks in some units in April/May
The Little Barn

The Little Barn

Relax in an enchanting stone cottage for two, blissfully secluded from the world's worries amongst miles of scenic Yorkshire countryside. Wild and windswept, the beautiful Yorkshire countryside has been the setting for many a classic novel. Plan a romantic escape to The Little Barn, perfectly situated in the tranquil hamlet of Hurst, between historic Richmond and the Dales town of…

12 - 16 April and good midweek availability in May
East Thorne Yurts

East Thorne Yurts

A glamping experience blending rustic accommodation with luxurious touches in a relaxing countryside setting, yet close to the wonderful Cornish coastline. When the owners of East Thorne couldn't find a holiday that blended rustic charm with the luxury they were looking for - they found the answer: creating it themselves! Today, East Thorne offers a glamping experience that blends…

Good availability for mid April - May
Floating Dreams

Floating Dreams

It's time to set sail on a narrowboat adventure, courtesy of Floating Dreams as you explore the most beautiful waterways in the North West of England ...  ... all the while soaking up the charming ambience of the Adele Marie - your unforgettable home on the canal! Whether you're looking for a romantic break with that very special someone or a treasured family holiday…

Availability between 16 April - 6 May
Middle Stone Farm

Middle Stone Farm

Your award-winning eco-friendly Somerset glamping sanctuary awaits, where you can enjoy getting back to nature and meeting new friends in fresh farmland luxury. Middle Stone Farm is a bustling haven of lively activity, and Gold award winner for Glamping at the Bath, Bristol and Somerset Tourism Awards.  This beautiful site offers not only plenty of luxury eco-friendly…

Great availability in April and May - newborn lambs and lots of rural fun on site!
Counting Sheep Shepherd's Hut

Counting Sheep Shepherd's Hut

A tranquil, wool-insulated Somerset hideaway, surrounded by nothing but the very best that nature has to offer (including plenty of sheep!). Enchantingly secluded in six acres of a soothingly picturesque working sheep farm, Counting Sheep Shepherd's Hut represents the perfect rustic escape from the stresses of everyday life, without compromising on a shred of natural…

Availability for bookings of 3 nights or more- enquire re: dates
Ekopod

Ekopod

Embrace the natural life and get some literary inspiration under clear starry skies, with the scenic backdrop of Cornwall's ‘Peaceful Valley' to keep you company. If you're looking to try glamping for the first time, you'll be in safe hands with Ekopod, one of the early adopters of the glamorous camping concept back in 2010.   Fast-forward to the present day and the Ekopod ethos -…

Availability in various units for April - May
The Orchard Retreat

The Orchard Retreat

Experience a refreshingly rural Devon hideaway that's uncommonly good for mind, body and soul. The Orchard Retreat is the secret that Vogue didn't really want to tell you about! Featured in the prestigious magazine's ‘Best Destinations for Families', the eco-friendly, family-run and award-winning glamping site is rich in country luxury and blissful relaxation, offering plenty of on-site…

Lots of April and May availability in the yurts, including weekends!
Lower Keats Glamping

Lower Keats Glamping

A warm welcome to natural living awaits under a refreshing Devon sky, on a luxurious and friendly family-run glampsite. The heartfelt mission at Lower Keats Glamping is ‘rest, relax and rejuvenate', and once you've visited this welcoming family-run glamping haven nestled within the tranquil Axe Valley, you'll soon understand why! With six charming canvas lodges all blissfully located…

Safari tent glamping availability for April and May
Bircham Windmill

Bircham Windmill

Wind back time in a stylish shepherd's hut set within a historic windmill complex in the refreshing heart of Norfolk. If you were to take a trip back to the previous century, you'd find Bircham Windmill refreshingly unchanged. The only Norfolk windmill to remain in working order, the building cuts an important dash amongst the fresh green fields it stands proudly within. Imagine lives…

April and May shepherd's hut availability at this historic windmill
Adhurst Yurts & Cabin

Adhurst Yurts & Cabin

An ideal setting for relaxation and adventure, perfectly positioned within the South Downs National Park. Adhurst Yurts & Cabin is no ordinary outdoor hideaway!  Recommended by The Sunday Times, you'll find a a gorgeous selection of yurts. Further into the ancient woodland you happen upon the blissfully private and stylish canvas-roofed Coppicer's Cabin. From the moment you arrive on…

Midweek and some limited weekend availability in April/May
Tor View Shepherd's Huts

Tor View Shepherd's Huts

Meet Ted and Len, two luxurious hot tub hideaways perched high on Somerset's soothing Mendip Hills at Tor View Shepherd's Huts. If you crave that wonderful feeling of really getting away from it all, a stay at Tor View Shepherd's Huts is just the solution. You won't find any signs, doorbells or tourists here. You'll simply be welcomed by a luxurious, lovingly-designed hideaway, privately…

Availability in April and May in both huts - spacious and self contained
The Cider House

The Cider House

A stylish bolthole on a welcoming Dorset farm, perfect for an eco-friendly, all-weather rural escape from everyday life. If life and work are getting too much, grab your loved ones and head for Higher Kingsland Farm in Dorset, where you'll find The Cider House ready and waiting for you to relax. Lovingly styled and ridiculously cosy, friendly owners Eddy and Caroline have put a great…

Stays from 17 April through May currently available
Mad Dogs and Vintage Vans

Mad Dogs and Vintage Vans

Elegant boutique glamping with plenty of comfort and extra treats, set in the picturesque heart of the Wye Valley. Mad Dogs and Vintage Vans is the kind of dream setting you see in magazines...all whispering trees and endless greenery, with spectacular views to the Black Mountains. Nestled in a gorgeous wildflower meadow within the Wye Valley (in a designated Area of Outstanding Natural…

April and May availability including some weekends
Woodland Escapes

Woodland Escapes

Feel compelled to relax in a luxury dome retreat, soothingly set amongst 45 acres of magical Shropshire countryside. There's a certain kind of pedigree to Woodland Escapes.  Featured in the Daily Mirror's Top Ten Glamping Sites, and included on the BBC show Escape to the Country, you can be sure that this is far from an everyday countryside retreat. Set amongst 45 birdsong-filled,…

Some availability for short breaks inc the Star Gazing Tree House and Rowan Lodge
The Meadow Glamping

The Meadow Glamping

An authentic adults-only glamping  retreat with three quirky bohemian retreats, restyled for luxurious off-grid comfort in the Hampshire countryside.The Meadow is a glorious two-acre slice of idyllic Hampshire countryside. Peacefully tucked away from the world, the off-grid glamping site is still set close to the bustling centre of Broughton, a traditional chocolate-box English village. An…

Availabilty from 12 April onwards inc in the brand new Magic Rat!
Lloyds Meadow Glamping

Lloyds Meadow Glamping

Simple, grown-ups-only luxury in a naturally beautiful setting, surrounded by the rippling lakes of rural Cheshire. Exclusively for adults, a stay at Lloyds Meadow Glamping represents nature at its most peacefully beautiful. Each traditional, five-metre bell tent-for-two is set within its own private area of the ten-acre site, achingly close to one of its four shimmering fishing lakes. Near to…

Some availability for April and May remains
The Inspiration

The Inspiration

An impossibly charming 'glam-boat' with picture-postcard sea-and-harbour views of the colourful Brixham harbour on The English Riviera. A true hidden gem in southern Torbay, Brixham is strewn with scenic activity, from stunning coastal walks, clear-water beaches, and pretty architecture in an array of fun colours. You'll find The Inspiration amidst all this bustling action, yet it is beautifully…

Good availability for May
Nettle and Dock

Nettle and Dock

Sumptuous, lovingly-crafted retreats for couples and families, nestled amongst soul-soothing farmland on the edge of Dartmoor National Park. Home to a beautiful barn and a delightful shepherd's hut, Nettle and Dock is a truly idyllic setting for those who want to kick back and immerse themselves in all the beauty of nature. The friendly, family-run farm is nestled right in the heart of Devon,…

Barn and shepherd's hut availability for April and May
Albion Nights

Albion Nights

Escape with your loved one to a hand-crafted, off-grid retreat with a sumptuous outdoor bath, peacefully secluded in a Norfolk wildflower meadow. Crafted with generous helpings of care and creativity, a stay at Albion Nights promises to banish the lingering stress of everyday life. The hand-built retreat was cleverly created from reclaimed and recycled materials wherever possible, and you'll…

Some availability remains in April and May
Fletland Mill

Fletland Mill

A historic, lovingly converted riverside retreat on the edge of the Fens, filled with welcoming warmth and surrounded by wildlife-steeped countryside. Dating back to the 1750s, Fletland Mill occupies a dream setting for a peaceful break in the countryside; nestled near the sleepy village of Baston, on the edge of the Lincolnshire Fens. Carefully converted to provide spacious and luxurious…

April and May availability - enquire for details/dates
Little Seed Field

Little Seed Field

Wild luxury glamping at its most naturally breathtaking, in cosy wooden cabins nestled on a friendly, family-run farm in the Yorkshire Dales. Surrounded by Yorkshire's trademark natural beauty, and boasting gorgeous views of the Nidderdale Valley, you'll discover Little Seed Field nestled on a friendly dairy farm that's a long way from the beaten tourist track. Owned by four successive…

Good availability for April and May including some weekends
Ben's Burrow

Ben's Burrow

A luxury family retreat with an enchanting ‘rabbit warren' feel, complete with a stargazing dome, hot tub, and idyllic views of rural Warwickshire. Sleeping a maximum of nine people, Ben's Burrow is the ultimate retreat for whole families in need of a fun and luxurious rural break. The stylish two-storey lodge is the newest addition to the family-friendly Winchcombe Farm, which is perfectly…

April 18 - 29 currently available, plus some midweek May breaks
Round House East

Round House East

A historic, dog-friendly retreat, filled with romance and cosy luxury, uniquely nestled in a picture-perfect Cornish village. The Guardian were so impressed by Round House East, that they featured the historic retreat in their 2020 list of '40 Extraordinary Places to Stay in the UK'.   It's easy to see why. First, the Round House is located in the beautiful village of Veryan, close to the…

Late April availability 24 - May - but be quick!
Holly Water Holidays

Holly Water Holidays

A glorious, off-grid glamping escape with a Gold Award for Green Tourism, for grown-up holidays on a farm in the rural heart of Devon. Feeling for all the world like a tranquil slice of rural paradise, Holly Water Holidays is home to a soothing selection of off-grid accommodation for grown-ups, in the heart of Devon. The proud holders of a Gold Award for Green Tourism, friendly farm owners Iain…

Lots of availability in April and May in the shepherd's hut and treehouse
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