Merely a stone’s throw from London, Berkshire is a Home Counties enclave with an abundance of rural charm, rustic pubs and delicious food. Berkshire is the perfect destination for anyone seeking respite from city living; a short distance to travel to feel a world apart. Treat yourself and sneak away even if just for one night. For affordable luxury accommodation in Berkshire, look no further.
A regal name isn’t all that this rural county is famed for; Buckinghamshire is home to the Chilterns, endless weekend activities and a fantastic selection of affordable luxury mini break destinations, Buckinghamshire should be on every wanderlusters’ escape list. Follow the meandering path of the Thames and head out of London on an affordably, luxurious mini-adventure.
Don your finest nautical inspired gear and head coastward for some fresh sea air and a unique British escape. Dazzling beaches, quaint fishing villages and impossibly fresh seafood, not forgetting the signature Cornish Pasties, mean that Cornwall has long been a firm favourite for a truly unforgettable coastal British getaway. The breathtaking countryside and coastline is complimented by a fantastic range of local food and luxury boltholes.
The Cotwolds - possibly one of the most famed regions in the UK; loved for its mellow stone hues, chocolate box cottages and dinky market towns. What’s more, spanning Oxfordshire and Gloucestershire most of the region is within easy reach of London making it the perfect place to head to on a weekend break from the city. Hang up your suit, put on your wellies and check out our great selection of cosy, affordable Cotswolds retreats – indulge in luxury accommodation under £150.
Devon is a must visit destination for all keen British explorers. Its coastal situation combined with wealth of market towns and cities provides activities for every season and not just the famed British summer. Gloriously detached from the rest of England, it’s the perfect place for an indulgent mini break or cheeky getaway.
Famed for more than just exceedingly good cereals, Dorset is one of the more accessible of the South Westerly counties but still offers up the coastal fresh air, rural escape and country charm you need. From coastal boltholes to rural enclaves, there is a Dorset hotel for everyone and with its distance from London, prices are wonderfully affordable.
Ignore any stereotypes and focus instead on Essex’s proximity to London, gorgeous villages, wealth of activities and coastal hotspots. Perfect for a last minute weekend break, Essex’s hotel scene is starting to lead the way in terms of offering luxurious, indulgent accommodation at amazingly affordable prices. It just goes to show that the only way is Essex!
England’s largest national park spans the North West like a mountainous retreat. This Cumbrian aquatic destination is nature at its finest. With walks, fishing and oodles of other outdoor pursuits it’s a good thing that lurking in its picturesque towns and villages are some homely and welcoming affordable luxury Lake District hotels waiting for you with sumptuous beds and Northern hospitality.
Images of rugged highland hills, historic cities and hearty food immediately spring to mind when envisaging Scotland. In terms of rural retreats it offers up some of the most breathtaking scenery in the whole of the British Isles and there are endless cosy hotels, B&Bs and cottages to house your escape, mini break or British adventure.
Nestling in East Anglia, Suffolk benefits from a coastal edge, proximity to London and beautiful views over low-lying farming land. With endless tourist pursuits, Suffolk makes the perfect weekend escape from London.
This Celtic enclave has miraculously preserved a keen sense of heritage, embraced modernity and developed a world famous reputation for outdoor activities, food and gracious hospitality. Whether you’re looking for a city escape or compete immersion in the Welsh rolling hills, it’s the perfect spot for an affordable escape. Prices lag behind other regions but quality and indulgence does not.
Yorkshire county is inimitable in terms of scenery, luxury accommodation and hearty, unforgettable food. Whether you head to the Dales, Moors, North, South or seawards by the coast, we think that a Yorkshire escape is the ultimate mini break to rest your body, invigorate your soul and fill your belly. The ideal affordable luxury destination.