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Staycation Summer: The Best UK Places to Stay with Current Availability

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Published 09/04/2021 Staycation Summer: The Best UK Places to Stay with Current Availability


Psst - still looking for that elusive summer holiday availability? Then you might want to take a look at our latest compilation of fantastic UK staycations with availability for the summer holidays in July and August 2021.
 
These will book up quickly once the word gets out, so make sure you don't delay if you see your ideal break - you know you deserve it!

Main image: Ben's Burrow | Warwickshire

Round the Woods

Round the Woods

Come and unwind with luxury eco-friendly glamping, set in 18 beautifully serene acres of Norfolk countryside. If you're looking for a fresh escape from stale everyday life, take a wander Round The Woods - wildlife and wildflower-strewn woods to be exact - with two lovingly handcrafted yurts set in charming Norfolk countryside. Recently featured on BBC's 'Gone Fishing', i's not…

30th July - 6th August and 18th - 23rd August - Oak Tree Yurt and 27th August - 5th Sept - Oak Tree & Hazelnut Yurts
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…

Due to a cancellation The Stable Cottage is available between 10th and 20th August. Sleeps a family of four with a hot tub on a working farm in the foothills of Exmoor National Park.
High Trodigal

High Trodigal

A luxurious earth-sheltered cottage built to blend with the ancient hills of Kintyre, for a romantic five-star retreat to remember. Blazing golden sunsets become even more beautiful when viewed from the magnificent elevated platform offered by High Trodigal, a natural stone cottage built into the hillside itself. Stunningly surrounded by the ancient hills of Kintyre, discover High Trodigal in…

Availability 14 - 28 August
Fog Signal Building

Fog Signal Building

A romantically unspoilt building steeped in historic charm, set on the wildly windswept Dungeness coast. It isn't hard to see why Fog Signal Building has featured in Kent Life as the perfect setting for a ‘mini-moon'. Infused with all the refreshing sights and sounds of the sea and with direct access to the coast, your romantic location is the unique, windswept shingle beach of Dungeness,…

Availability 12th July - 6th August, 9th - 16th August, 23rd - 31st August
The Coastguard Lookout

The Coastguard Lookout

Arguably one of the most fabulously positioned places to stay in the UK, offering some of the most unique accommodation you'll ever find, Coastguard Lookout is definitely one for your radar. Perched on the Kent coast in enigmatic Dungeness (Britain's only desert), Coastguard Lookout has it all: a spectacular location, breath-taking views in every direction, exceptional design and décor, and…

Available 17th - 26th July
West Stow Pods

West Stow Pods

How about an unforgettable escape to the beautiful Suffolk countryside with West Stow Pods, where hobbit pods and more offer something for everyone at this glamping idyll. West Stow Pods is a family-run glamping site, about four miles from bustling Bury St Edmunds. You'll discover a range of fantastic glamping pods and unique abodes here, each one perfectly situated in private woodland for…

MegaPod availability for July 9th, July 16th and Aug 20th for 7 nights, 3 night weekends or 4 nights mid week.
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…

Excellent availability for the summer holidays in both Ted and Len - each secluded with private outdoor woodfired tub!
Cromwell's Hideaway

Cromwell's Hideaway

A bespoke-crafted shepherd's hut, luxuriously nestled amongst the captivating Monmouthshire countryside. Monmouthshire is a very special place.  Stunningly set between the Brecon Beacons National Park and the Wye Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, you'll find more castles per square mile than anywhere else in the UK.   Cromwell's Hideaway, a bespoke-crafted shepherd's…

Availability for stays July 3-25, and August 8-26
Warmth and Wonder

Warmth and Wonder

Tranquility, beauty and simplicity combine, in a sumptuous barn overlooking the Black Mountains. Warmth and Wonder is an aptly-named holiday haven, in the form of an irresistibly cosy, family-run self-catering barn nestled within 48 acres of Herefordshire hillside and woodland.   Set on the edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park and overlooking the Black Mountains, your peaceful…

Availability at Warmth and Wonder from 27 August until 5 September for week stays.
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…

Availability 26-30 July – 4 night stay, all vans 2-6 August – 4 night stay, all vans 9-13 August – 4 night stay, Gertie & Sybil 23-27 August – 4 night stay, all vans 30 Aug – 3rd Sept – 4 night stay, all vans
Radar

Radar

A wildly romantic escape for two, set on the Dungeness Nature Reserve and looking out across miles of wildlife, beach and open sky. Secluded within the Dungeness Nature Reserve, and boasting outstanding views of the sea and the surrounding shingle beach, Radar is the perfect escape for a couple in search of the refreshing natural life... ...without any compromise on modern creature comforts…

Availability 18th - 26th July, 14th - 27th August
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…

26 July to 15 August amd 24 August to 10 Sept available to book
Coastal Cabins

Coastal Cabins

A selection of luxurious hideaways for couples and families, with indulgent on-site facilities and surrounded by North Devon countryside. Coastal Cabins is far removed from your average glamping site.  First off, the site occupies a dreamlike position in North Devon, just above the windswept Hartland coastline. Surrounded by unspoilt countryside, the views are truly spectacular. Then, there…

Current availability Friday 23rd July 7 nights £930 or Monday 30 August 4 nights £475 in Blackpool Mill Cabin (2 adults and 2 children under 6) Friday 23rd July 3 nights £540 or Friday 27th August 7 nights £795 in Hartland Quay Cabin (2 adults and 2 children under 6) Monday 30th August 4 nights £475 Welcombe Mouth (sleeps 4).
Still Southwold

Still Southwold

Lovingly custom-created havens, rich in holiday luxuries and peacefully secluded on a private estate just minutes away from the beach. Beautifully positioned just a stone's throw from the iconic beach at Southwold, the historic hamlet of Easton Bavents was mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1086.   Although this designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty forms part of a peaceful and…

Availability in the brand new property, The Warren – sleeps 8 - from 14th Aug – 3rd Sept
Den by the Stream

Den by the Stream

A charmingly hand-built cabin that's dog-friendly, off-grid, and set in an idyllic Welsh meadow corner, achingly close to historic Cardigan. It's easy to feel that you've entered your own private paradise, as you make your way to the soothing meadow corner that's home to Den by the Stream. Impossibly calm and outrageously lovely, the off-grid cabin-for-two is beautifully positioned by a rippling…

Availability (over 18s only) July 27 - Aug 1, Aug 3 - 8, 10 - 15, 17 - 22, 24 - 29, 31 - Sept 5
The Lazy Mare

The Lazy Mare

A quirky and luxurious Devon escape for two, in the form of a lovingly converted horse truck with magnificent views towards Exmoor. Set in a privately secluded hamlet in North Devon's Sterridge Valley, The Lazy Mare is an idyllic rural escape for two, tucked away by a barn in its very own gated, landscaped garden. The charmingly converted horse truck also makes an ideal base if you're in the…

1 week available (5 night minimum) for a family stay including The Lazy Mare + luxury bell tent with dining area, suitable for children over 12 (sleeping 4 in total), available Aug 20-27 at £148 per night.
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…

2nd-13th August, 15th - 20th August and 22nd-27th August - standard cabins - min 2 night stay - £120 per night for a family of four. Dogs welcome too!
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…

Good summer availability for Ben's Burrow (complete with large private hot tub and stargazing dome) and the brand new Jess' Tree Bach (sleeps 4)
Willow Roundhouse

Willow Roundhouse

A unique and detail-rich off-grid retreat, lovingly crafted from natural materials and nestled amongst 18 soothing acres of Norfolk countryside. Round The Woods, positioned amongst 18 acres of magical Norfolk countryside, has been featured on the BBC TV show ‘Gone Fishing', as well as being selected as one of The Guardian's best ‘back to nature' stays. It's easy to see why. Teeming with…

23rd - 26th July, 30th July - 2nd August, 4th - 9th August and 1st - 5th Sept available in Willow Roundhouse
Kushti Camping

Kushti Camping

A refreshing ‘re-wilding' experience, in quirky, lovingly bespoke retreats nestled in a magical copse on a Devon farm that feels miles away from anywhere. Peacefully secluded in the heart of South Hams, Kushti Camping occupies an idyllic position on a working farm that's surrounded by green fields and rolling Devon hills.     With no internet connection, and no passing traffic,…

Mercedes glamping truck availability 23rd July - 8th of August, 13th - 19th August and 23rd August - 5th September. Airstream availability 23rd July - 5th September
North Vat

North Vat

A former Dungeness fisherman's cottage, architecturally re-imagined as an award-winning, light-filled black timber retreat with 360-degree views of the nature-steeped shingle beach. A sanctuary of calm and clean-lined beauty, North Vat is beautifully positioned on the vast, desert-like shingle beach at Dungeness, a designated National Nature Reserve, and a Site of Special Scientific Interest.…

Availability 16th - 23rd July, and 25th August onwards
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