UK holidays

Written by Lizzie Pook From country houses crammed with Old Masters to city boltholes awash with contemporary abstracts, these are the best hotels for an arty staycation.  Whether it’s a Tracey Emin...

Written by Lizzie Pook From the soaring hills of the Peak District, to new clifftop retreats in Dorset, these are the best spots to staycation in this October. October is a fine time to travel around the...

You might not be able to visit Santorini or Hvar right now, but there are plenty of crystal clear waters and white sands waiting to be visited right here in the UK. Fancy jetting off on an island holiday?...

ITV 's new show Belgravia is already proving a hit with viewers, with some even dubbing it as the new Downton Abbey. The drama stars Tamsin Greig, Harriet Walter, Alice Eve and Philip Glenister,...

A 720-year-old tower has been transformed into a holiday rental, and it offers up a stay that's the stuff of fairytales. The impressive Lendal Tower in York is steeped in history, having served as...

Hotel rooms are created with guests' rest and relaxation at the forefront, from comfortable beds to ambient lighting. However, when you're away from home, sometimes getting a good night's...

Last of the Summer Wine may no longer be on our screens, but fans of the show can have the ultimate themed staycation – in Nora Batty's cottage itself. The picturesque cottage in Holmfirth,...

Looking for ideas for your next day out? Great West Way has offered up some major inspiration, thanks to a new drone video showcasing some of the best landmarks to be found along the 125-mile touring...

If you're a fan of walking holidays , get ready to don those hiking boots and take on a brand new challenge – without having to leave Britain. The brand new England Coast Path is set to open...

Harry Potter fans won't need a Portkey to get to the Wizarding World – there are heaps of magical breaks for muggles nestled across the UK. We're talking apartments themed to look like...

Meet the 10 fabulous finalists for the coveted 2020 Tourism Superstar award. It was established nine years ago by Mirror Travel and national tourist board VisitEngland and celebrates the unsung heroes...

Long gone are the days when a treehouse stay meant a rickety structure, some snacks and sleeping bags. Nowadays, think large cabins with luxurious interiors where rooms have king size beds, bathrooms...

Staying in a luxury safari lodge overlooking elephants and cheetahs wandering around the landscape isn't an experience you'd expect in the UK. Yet that's exactly what the West Midland Safari...

Bookish Brits looking for their next mini break are in luck – Britain is filled with amazing literary locations, and we're not just talking about its most incredible libraries. After all, there's...

Forget a bog standard cottage in the countryside; you and your friends could now book a getaway in a real-life castle. The 19th century property boasts serious wow factor thanks to its themed banquet hall...

Long gone are the days when stag dos and hen dos were mainly a big night out; nowadays, it's often a whole weekend away that's on the cards. Throw in trying to stick to a budget and picking...