UK & Ireland

Everyone has breathtaking places to explore and have adventures on their doorstep, you just need to look for it. Go outdoors and explore.
A vacation or a staycation. Whether you’re holidaying abroad or on your home turf, go and enjoy.

Make the most of life and the great outdoors. Going on holiday isn’t always about getting on a plane, a boat, or a train. It’s about what you make it.

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The Little Wooden Cabin, Farnham

Now, this little place is a bit of a cosy special that’s featured on Airbnb. It’s a gorgeous wooden cabin set in the owners beautiful garden with stunning views across Bourne Wood. The owners home is directly adjacent, however, the way the cabin is positioned you don’t feel at all overlooked or imposing on each… Read More The Little Wooden Cabin, Farnham

The Corrugated Cottage, Baltonsborough

The boys have been learning about the War at school, so what better reason to stay in a Corrugated Cottage just outside Glastonbury in a beautiful place called Baltonsborough. The corrugated cottage was built in the spring of 1940 around the beginning of the Second World War when Britain felt under imminent threat of invasion.… Read More The Corrugated Cottage, Baltonsborough

Kents of Cornwall, Marhamchurch

Huddled near Bude in Cornwall is a lovely little place called Marhamchurch. It’s a quaint village with a local pub, The Buller Arm Hotel, serving homemade food with an abundance of happy local vibes. We had a thoroughly enjoyable lunch, chatting with the locals and owners. So much so that we returned for an evening meal… Read More Kents of Cornwall, Marhamchurch

The Engine House, Shropshire

The first thing to note is as utterly stunning as this place is, due to the nature of the holiday, it’s not suitable for young children. Even the owners recommend no children under the age of two. We left Austyn at home with Nanny for this one. This place is just something else, both for you… Read More The Engine House, Shropshire

Camp Bestival, Lulworth Castle

Rocketman, burning out his fuse up here alone!!! And there we were, planning our cosmic adventure and ready to blast into the unknown world of outer space for the very first time. Onward to Lulworth Castle – Camp Bestival, the worlds biggest family festival, is booked!! With 8 kids ranging from 6 months to 16… Read More Camp Bestival, Lulworth Castle

Monty The Motorhome, Dorset

Monty The Motorhome is a unique and beautifully restored vintage van covered in grass. It’s exceptionally quirky, and the kids were in awe as we walked up the hill to our new home for the next week. When you arrive, there is a car park away from the accommodation. Despite this, the owners supply trolleys… Read More Monty The Motorhome, Dorset

Mongolian Yurt, Bridport

The setting is stunning. An unequivocal view of country life. The baa’s, the moo’s, the horses neighing and not a sign of a car in sight. The yurt itself has a great interior design, cosy without being tacky, embellished without being OTT. And a night in the yurt takes on a whole new quirky persona,… Read More Mongolian Yurt, Bridport

Eco Pod, Isle of Wight

We stayed at Toms eco-lodge for one night whilst in Isle of Wight for a rugby tour… and none of us wanted to leave! There were three of us, two adults and one child (age 11) and more than enough room in the small wooden lodge. As you approach the venue, you pull up a… Read More Eco Pod, Isle of Wight