Quirky and Unique Holiday Cottages
Are you searching for a quirky holiday cottage to rent? Our quirky and unique holiday cottages offer a chance to enjoy a truly different holiday experience in an unusual self-catering rental in the UK. Whether you want to stay in one of the most popular tourist destinations in England, Wales, Scotland or Ireland, we offer a great choice of different locations.
Popular Searches for Quirky Holiday Rentals across the UK and Ireland
Below are some of the most popular searches and requests when it comes to weird and wonderful quirky holiday accommodation.
What type of Quirky Holiday Experience Best Suits You?
Castles and Tower Houses
Curious how it would feel to stay in a historic castle or a tower house? Well you can find out when you book a break in one of the fascinating castles and towers featured on Country Cottages Online. There truly are some amazing places to stay – with one tower house even featuring a remarkable hot tub on a roof top!
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Glamping and Yurts
Becoming increasingly popular over recent years, there’s something incredibly romantic about booking a stay in a holiday yurt, a bell tent or a safari tent. Even more unusual funky options include geodomes! For holidaymakers who want to stay somewhere wild but still with a homely feel, why not book a stay in a shepherd’s hut?
Houseboats for Holidays on the Water
For unrivalled river or sea views, a houseboat is hard to beat. Considered a bit way-out by some, but quaint and charming to others, houseboats tend to benefit from being in out of the way locations, where you can truly relax and unwind on the water.
Light up your next self-catering break with a stay in a holiday lighthouse. Often found in the most fabulous coastal locations where you can enjoy stunning sea views, there’s nothing ordinary about a holiday high up on the cliffside, in a UK lighthouse.
For a completely different holiday experience why not reconnect with your inner child and book a stay in a kooky holiday treehouse where you can stay under a canopy of leaves. Usually built oout of wood or timber, holiday treehouses can make any age of holidaymaker feel young again.
Ideal for holidaymakers who want to stay somewhere that is quaint but not too far-out, watermills are charming holiday homes. Many feature character features from the original mill, water wheels in some cases and most benefit from superb waterside locations next to streams or rivers, where you can enjoy spotting local wildlife like swans and ducks on holiday.
There’s something so romantic and charming about a stay in a windmill. Often set in extraordinary settings, next to unspoilt countryside and quaint scenes, for a holiday to remember for all the right reasons why not book a stay in a holiday windmill.
Book Early for your Quirky Cottage Holiday
When it comes to booking a cottage holiday that is just a bit different, it's quite a common desire for holidaymakers searching for a new type of holiday experience. So booking early is recommended. Quirky holiday rentals tend to be sought after and in demand. Whatever type of unique holiday home you opt to rent, weird and wonderful is guaranteed with a stay in a quirky UK holiday cottage.