6 Attractive And Comfortable Places To Stay In The UK
The United Kingdom is full of history, culture, and natural beauty. If you're planning a trip there, you have plenty of options when it comes to lodging, from seaside cabins to city hotels. The six venues listed here worth checking out whether you are planning a business trip, a family vacation, or a romantic getaway. This video was made with Ezvid Wikimaker.
Great Places To Stay In The United Kingdom
|The Serviced Apartment Company||Various|
|The Lodge on Loch Goil||Argyll, Scotland|
|Courthouse Hotel||London, England|
|Briar Cottages||Lochearnhead, Scotland|
|The Gallivant||East Sussex, England|
|The Three Chimneys and The House Over-By||Isle of Skye, Scotland|
Things To Bring on Your Next Vacation
- Travel size toiletries that won't take up too much space
- Keep your dirty clothes separate from the clean ones with a laundry bag
- A money belt for easy access to cash & cards
- If you're traveling with kids, you might want to bring along some games
- Depending on your preference, either a backpack or some nice luggage
- Cozy pillows can improve any long flight or car trip
- If you're going to a country where you don't know the language, a translator can be a big help
- A travel mug for your coffee or tea
5 Fun Facts About Scotland
- The country's national animal is the unicorn
- Scotland has the highest percentage of redheads in the world
- Kaleidoscopes were invented in Scotland
- The country is home to the world's tallest hedge
- Golf was invented there
The Difference Between The UK, Great Britain, and England
Whether you already living in the United Kingdom, or are traveling there for work or pleasure, it is always good to know about beautiful places to stay for a weekend getaway or extended holiday. Whether in the bustling cities, tucked within the highlands, or nestled on the seashore, here, in no particular order, are six attractive and comfortable places to stay in the United Kingdom.
Coming in at #1 is The Serviced Apartment Company, or SACO for short. This group opens the door to tens of thousands of serviced apartments in over 260 destinations worldwide. As a business, SACO typically works with corporate travelers and organizations to provide temporary accommodation for business travelers, relocating execs and project groups. In the United Kingdom, they offer places to call home in London, Edinburgh, Bristol, Bath, and Manchester.
Room features include fully-fitted kitchens and locations close to transport links. SACO accommodates short-term trips, but they are also available for those who are looking to relocate to the United Kingdom. Whether guests are staying for a few weeks or few months, SACO boasts that they can provide a spacious alternative to a standard hotel room.
Room features include fully-fitted kitchens and locations close to transport links.
Up next at #2 is The Lodge on Loch Goil. Just over an hour's drive from Glasgow, this Victorian private country house built in 1864 allows guests an opportunity to experience the Scottish countryside. On top of offering a place to stay, The Lodge is home to an award-winning restaurant and serves as a venue option for intimate weddings and private dining groups.
The Lodge boasts seven bedrooms in the main building, and another in their lochside summerhouse. Perched on the water's edge, the secluded summerhouse offers lovely views as well as privacy. Beyond that, their Treehouse is a licensed marriage venue, so guests can celebrate their wedding in a truly memorable location.
For the #3 spot is the Courthouse Hotel, a five-star luxury destination located in bustling Central London. This hotel is situated where Mayfair, Soho, and the West End meet. It is within walking distance of shopping destinations, tourist attractions, and London's theater district.
This hotel is situated where Mayfair, Soho, and the West End meet.
The Courthouse Hotel offers a number of different room options, from their more modest offerings to their Lalique Penthouse Suite. There are also multiple places to dine, including the Toy Roof, the Soho Wala, and the more upscale Silk Restaurant. Beyond that, the Courthouse Hotel boasts one of the largest private cinemas in Central London and a relaxing on-site spa.
In at #4 is Briar Cottages on Loch Earn. Located in Lochearnhead village, this destination boasts views of the loch and nearby mountains as well as use of their summer house and loch garden, trout fishing, and six flag lawn putting.
Guests can either stay at the Briar Steading or the pet friendly Little Briar Cottage. The former option offers modern furnishings with a wood burning stove to add romantic charm. In the latter, humans and animals alike can relax on a wooden deck, looking out at the expansive views over Loch Earn, and run and play on the surrounding grassy lawn.
The former option offers modern furnishings with a wood burning stove to add romantic charm.
Next up at #5 is The Gallivant, a British boutique hotel on the Sussex coast. With a number of different rooms to choose from, including a Georgian house that sleeps eight guests, The Gallivant invites everyone over the age of ten to enjoy the British coast, their private and locally sourced dining, and their Beach Hut mini spa.
Owner Harry Cragoe has stated that the purpose of The Gallivant is to restore people's happiness and wellbeing. This not only means treating each and every guest with respect, but treating every employee with respect as well. The hotel prides themselves on offering a calm and relaxing environment, serving food that is seasonal, hand cooked, and local.
Finally, at #6 is The Three Chimneys and The House Over-By. Set on the shores of Loch Dunvegan in North West Skye, this Scottish Highland destination invites its guests to retreat, eat, and sleep at their countryside getaway. The Three Chimneys is an award-winning restaurant, and The House Over-By is a comfortable place to stay, located right next door.
The Three Chimneys is an award-winning restaurant, and The House Over-By is a comfortable place to stay, located right next door.
Each of the six rooms at The House Over-By is styled for a couple's romantic retreat, a refreshing escape from the city, or to celebrate a special occasion on the shores of Loch Dunvegan. The House Over-By is committed to sustainability and green tourism. To reflect these commitments, they use eco-friendly cleaning products, monitor their energy, gas, and water use, and source most of their food ingredients from within a few miles of their location.