Please see our latest coronavirus FAQs and information for guests.
Well known for its rugged coastline and traditional English countryside, the West Country offers a diverse array of breathtaking landscapes. Whether it’s pristine beaches, picture-perfect villages or dramatic river valleys, between them, Devon, Cornwall, Dorset and Somerset offer some of the UK’s most stunning scenery.
A varied landscape where mountains tower above lush river valleys and glassy lakes, interrupted only by charming towns, villages and many historic castles. The stunning coastline offers 750 miles of flawless beaches and hidden coves, and Cardiff offers a vibrant atmosphere and plenty of cultural discoveries.
Scotland is a land of real diversity. Revel in the vibrancy of Edinburgh and Glasgow or enjoy solidarity on the peaceful islands of Skye or Lewis. Walk beside gentle lochs or rushing rivers, climb towering mountains and discover hidden beaches and ancient battle grounds. Not only that but Scotland is swathed in historic castles, stately homes and attractions to suit just about anyone.
From the huge open skies and vast beaches in Norfolk to the traditional seaside charm in Essex, the East of England is a varied holiday destination. Taking in Suffolk, Lincolnshire, Hertfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Bedfordshire, you can also enjoy stunning countryside, cultural cities, historic castles and several Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
Encompassing the likes of The Cotswolds, Oxfordshire, Shropshire, Staffordshire and Warwickshire, a holiday in the Heart of England guarantees a traditional English break. Get lost in the stunning countryside, explore cultural cities, market towns and picture-perfect villages. Not only that but you can discover stately homes, peaceful gardens and beautiful castles.
Home to some of the UK’s most loved Victorian seaside towns, the South Coast promises perfect family memories full of fish and chips and ice cream! Head slightly inland and you can enjoy the likes of the New Forest in Hampshire, the South Downs in Sussex and cultural cities like Canterbury in Kent.
There are many contrasting landscapes in the North of England, from the unspoilt mountains in the Lake District to the vast rolling countryside of Yorkshire. If you’re more interested in the coast then Northumberland’s stunning beaches and Yorkshire’s popular fishing villages will not disappoint.
With so many beautiful places in the UK designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this is a testament to just how special much of the country’s landscapes are. Choose from the peaks of Snowdonia, the honey-coloured villages of the Cotswolds, the unspoilt wilderness of the Cairngorms.
Our Contact Centre is currently extremely busy. To get a quick answer to your question, please visit our coronavirus FAQs page.
Open today until 9pm!
Mon-Fri: 10am - 9pm.
Sat: 10am - 8pm. Sun: 10am - 8pm. Bank Holidays: 10am - 6pm.
Find helpful answers to frequently asked questions.
Open today until 9pm!
New to our site? Create an account
Based on a 7 night stay
Ambleside (2mls W), Lake District
Windermere (2mls SW), Lake District
Windermere (1mls N), Lake District
The picturesque town of Ambleside is an ideal base for families looking to enjoy a holiday in a cosy and inviting Lake District lodge. Overlooking Windermere, we have a number of attractive lodges and log cabins in Ambleside which provide an excellent choice self-catering accommodation for couples, families and small groups of friends. Perfect for keen walkers and climbers, Ambleside is ideally situated for guests wanting to explore the heart of the Lake District, with Ullswater, Buttermere, Coniston Water and Derwentwater all within 20 miles. With Helvellyn, Fairfield Peak and Red Screes all nearby, this is a fantastic base for keen climbers and walkers, and there are also plenty of opportunities for water sports enthusiasts and nature lovers exploring this stunning part of the country.
Ambleside has a lovely choice of interesting shops, welcoming pubs and excellent restaurants as well as a cinema which doubles as a restaurant and jazz club. Nearby is the dramatic Stock Ghyll Force waterfall, and there are plenty of chances for water sports including kayaking, wakeboarding, sailing and fishing. During the summer, you can take a trip to Waterhead Pier by horse-drawn carriage. You can also take a boat trip to explore Windermere or head to the Lake District National Park Visitor Centre at Brockhole which offers a range of activities including archery, a tree-top trek and laser clay shooting. Other local attractions include the 17th-century Bridge House, Wray Castle, Stagshaw Gardens, the Armitt Museum and the remains of the Galava Roman Fort.
Destinations and properties
Based on a 7 night stay
Tip: Refine your results further by using the filters button on the search page
by an independent body