Romantic cottages and cosy hideaways to stay in the UK

Find inspiration for a romantic weekend away this Valentine's Day with this selection of gorgeous cottages or cosy hideaways in the British countryside

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Escape to the British countryside for a romantic break in 2019 with this selection of cosy cottages and hideaways

Bolotho Barns, Cornwall

Tucked away in the idyllic Cornish countryside, Bolotho Barns features two stylish bolt holes that ooze romance. The five-star, gold award winning properties come with all the comforts of a boutique hotel including king-sized sleigh beds and roll top baths. They are also just moments from enchanting creeks and estuaries of the south Cornish coast, where couples can enjoy out-of-the-way romantic walks.

Bolotho Barns - Bramblings

Argyll, Scotland

Enjoy beachfront, stunning scenery and a relatively remote location with views to the islands of Jura and Islay at Muasdale Holiday Park.  This stunning Scottish site is a perfect escape from the pace of everyday life and offers wonderfully romantic bolthole accommodation in the shape of Storm microlodge. This cosy little two-person lodge has views directly out to sea and features a kitchen and living area, heating, double bed, en-suite and even a wood-fired hot tub.

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Treworgey Cottages, Cornwall

Treworgey Cottage’s 18th century Well Cottage sits at the head of the Looe Valley with views to the river below. Lovebirds can hole up in front of the crackling open fire or explore the enchanting, private English rose garden. And for those who can pull themselves from the comfort of the king-sized four poster bed, there’s plenty to explore nearby including: picturesque Looe, Polperro, Fowey or the sheltered Lantic

Treworgey Cottages -Well Cottage

Hayloft Plas Rhosneigr, Anglesey

For lovers seeking to explore the coastal and inland beauties of Anglesey, this beautifully converted cottage is ideally located in the grounds of Rhosneigr Country Plas. Sitting at the bottom of an avenue of lime trees, the boutique-styled retreat features a glass balustrade bridge, reclaimed wooden wall and a private hot tub in the enclosed garden.

Hayloft Plas Rhosneigr

Tucking Mill Cottages and Apartments, Bath

Overlooking the beautiful Midford Valley in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Tucking Mill View offers the perfect refuge for couples looking to recharge and it’s just 12 minutes’ drive from Bath city centre. An array of romantic reservoir and valley walks can be enjoyed from here and there are a handful of award winning pubs in Monkton Combe and Midford.

Tucking Mill Cottages and Apartments - Tucking Mill View

Cardigan, West Wales

A new listing is the quirky Cariad, a converted narrowboat at Greenore Camping and Caravanning.  Cuddle up with a loved one aboard this dry docked former canal boat.  There is a kitchen area, dining space and double bed, and for the brave, take a dip outside in the hot tub.  Shower and toilet facilities are away from the unit.

Greenore Camping and Caravanning

The Shepherd’s Hut, Cornwall

The delightful Shepherd’s Hut at Boskenna is a romantic hideaway for two offering luxury indulgences in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty on the Heritage Coast. The spacious hut offers a king-size bed, underfloor heating plus a log burning stove, a fully equipped kitchen and a spacious bathroom with a large drench shower. There is also a secluded private hot tub at the back of the hut that’s perfect for star gazing.  The sea is just a few minutes’ walk away and the area offers plenty of coastal walks, moorland trekking and a choice of cosy pubs in pretty coastal villages.

Shepherd's Hut, Cornwall

Heathfield Estate, Dorset

Magnolia Cottage is a cosy two-bedroom bolt hole perfect for two couples situated within the New Forest National Park in 15 acres of landscaped grounds. Both bedrooms are en-suite and the cottage has complete privacy with its own gardens and terraces, front and back. It is well situated to explore the beauty of New Forest, with country pubs, bike riding and horse riding available nearby.

Heathfield Estate - Magnolia Cottage

Bridgnorth, Shropshire

Cosy up in the Shropshire hills this Valentine’s Day at Hay Hedgerow Glamping.  Set on a working farm, with amazing views, yet also within easy reach of many towns and attractions including Ludlow and Ironbridge Gorge, this is a great base for anyone looking to visit the Midlands. Stay in a two-berth shepherds hut which comes with its own kitchen, en-suite and wood burner, with plenty of space to relax, dine and sleep.

The Hamlet, Gloucestershire

Brambles in this little hamlet of cottages is a secluded hideaway for two in a spectacular 800 acre setting on the edge of the Cotswolds. It offers panoramic rural views from the outside balcony, which provides the perfect spot for star gazing. Inside there is central heating and a log fire (including logs) plus comfy sofas and a Shaker style kitchen. Guests can relax in the secluded woodland hot tub complete with changing

Brambles at The Hamlet

Swallow Barn, Devon

Swallow Barn is a cosy cottage for two set in the heart of the rolling Devonshire countryside. Converted from a grade II listed barn it is furnished farmhouse style with a super king sized bed, exposed beams, stripped floors and a woodburner that ensures couples keep toasty on chilly evenings. Romantic strolls can be enjoyed from the Barn across the neighbouring estate and there’s plenty of longer walks across nearby

Swallow Barn

Castle View Hideaway, Monmouthshire

Tucked away in the seclusion of the Monmouthshire countryside with picturesque views over the Brecon Beacons, this high-end shepherd’s hut is a truly homely location for a couples’ hideaway. This property comes fitted with underfloor heating, a snug double bed, a log burner and an outdoor fire pit for stargazing, allowing lovers to enjoy the gentle pace of rural Wales.

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Hall Hills, Cumbria

The Folly at Halls Hills is the perfect place to hole up with someone special. A five star gold contemporary barn conversion tucked away in peaceful rural Cumbria with uninterrupted views across the open countryside, it’s ideal for couples that love the great outdoors as walking and cycling can be enjoyed from here. It’s also a great base for exploring The Lakes and Scottish Borders.


 Ty’r Onnen Treehouse, Ceredigion

In a peaceful countryside setting close to the unspoilt beaches of Cardigan Bay, Ty’r Onnen Treehouse is a zero carbon off-grid hideaway that’s perfect for an eco-conscious romantic getaway. Outside there’s a fire pit, swing seat and bbq, as well as a deck that wraps around the treehouse, ensuring beautiful views in all directions and uninterrupted views of the night sky.

Ty'r Onnen Treehouse