Whether you prefer to wake up to a beach or river view, you can take your pick from one of these boutique places to stay – all are on or near the water.
Camber Sands, East Sussex
Surprising East Sussex Seaside Hideaway
Tucked away in a quiet street, close to the open sandy beaches and wild stretches of this part of the East Sussex and Kent coastlines, is this fantastically renovated holiday home for 8 to 10. Cool, stylish and comfortable with masses to ….
Launceston Farm House
Nr Blandford, Dorset, England
LAVISH COUNTRY RETREAT
This wonderful house is in a league of its own. With sumptuous bedrooms, evening meal options (should you not wish to venture far), an indoor heated pool (and sauna!!) and a walled garden this lavish but wonderfully relaxed place to stay pretty ….
4 Coastguard Cottages
Magical seaside retreat
A stylish off grid retreat on an unspoiled and stunning part of the Norfolk coast. Soak up the sea air, the views and the absolute escapism of this dog friendly coastal cottage for six.
Ionian coastal Villa
This holiday villa for six on Kefalonia has one of those special, almost otherworldly locations. Along with a luxurious infinity pool, it has incredible panoramic views of the Ionian sea that will stay with you forever.
Vila Nova de Milfontes, Portugal
Rural Portuguese Industrial Minalmism
This is a true escape. In raw and captivating Portuguese countryside – just inland from sandy beaches – staying here means getting away from it all. Tranquil and relaxing it’s also design-led with a feel of stylish minalism to the light and ….
St Andrews, Scotland
Elegant St Andrews holiday cottages
Two beautifully converted and designed holiday cottages, each sleeping four, just outside of historic St Andrews. A golfer’s delight, but in an area where there’s more than just golf – think beaches and castles, beautiful towns and fab shopping – these quaint ….
Casal dei Fichi apartments
Le Marche, Italy
LUXURY IN THE SUN
This beautifully restored farmhouse, with six very comfortable apartments for two, has stunning views of the Italian countryside and is the perfect setting for a lazy holiday exploring the real Italy, heading off to the Adriatic or simply flopping by the pool. ….
Serene Escape in Devon
Retreat to the lush, sprawling countryside of Devon and this beautifully restored 18th century farmhouse B&B. Explore nearby coast and moors, or simply read a book in the manicured gardens brimming with wildlife. Prepare to be recharged.
Launceston Farm Cottages
Nr Blandford Forum, Dorset, England
SECLUDED LUXURY FOR TWO
These two luxury cottages are in the heart of one of the country’s finest Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty. From the stylish bateau bath in your own private courtyard to the extravagant bed and Cordon Bleu ‘heat and eat’ meals on offer, ….
Tinsmith’s House B&B
Aylsham, North Norfolk, England
A beautifully renovated 18th-century tinsmith’s workshop, this gorgeous B&B is one-of-a-kind. Styled with a superb collection of art and design pieces, it’s more than a pretty face. With sublime home-cooked breakfasts, charming owners and friendly dogs, it has a big heart too.