Best Staycation Spots in the UK
Not quite ready to brave holidays abroad? We’ve got you.
Contrary to popular belief, the United Kingdom is home to some of the most crystal clear waters, pristine beaches and Insta-worthy view points.
Explore the best of the UK this summer with these incredible staycation spots…
St Ives, Cornwall
Cornwall is a popular staycation destination all year round and lots of tourists from all over Europe flock to St Ives to enjoy long summer days by the beach. This little harbour town is surrounded by clear blue waters, gorgeous beaches, restaurants serving fresh seafood, lush gardens and art galleries.
Robin Hood’s Bay, Yorkshire
Robin Hood’s Bay is a small fishing village just outside of Whitby. Famous for its narrow cobbled streets, abundance of cafes, restaurants and pubs and great fish and chips, Robin Hood’s Bay is the perfect place to stay if you’re keen to explore some beautiful coastal walks and sandy beaches.
Windermere, The Lake District
If you’re an outdoorsy kinda person then a staycation in the Lake District will satisfy your thirst for a getaway this summer. Lake Windermere is surrounded by beautiful mountain peaks and villages, offering plenty of fun things to do. Take a boat trip and enjoy some water sports or pack a picnic and go for a long walk followed by a well-earned beverage at the pub.
This historic village in North Wales inspired by Italian architecture is a colourful tourist trap during the summer months. Home to two hotels, self-catering cottages, a spa, stylish shops, award-winning restaurants, beaches and cottages, Portmeirion is the perfect place for a weekend break.
Abersoch, North Wales
This popular seaside resort is home to one of the most popular beaches in Wales. It’s also a great spot for water sports, with plenty tourists making the most of the sailing and surfing opportunities. Spend your days lazing on the beach, eating ice cream and exploring Abersoch’s many small shops, boutiques and restaurants.