For those of you who are looking for a quick romantic break away, we have put together a list of fantastic UK Hotels and rentals for Valentines Day. From the Cornish coast to Scotland and over the water to Northern Ireland. Here are some stunning resorts to have a relaxing and romantic staycation away with you and your loved one. Perfect to reconnect in the month of February.
Black Moon Cottage, Cornwall.
Are you a couple looking to really escape for Valentine’s Day? This dreamy cottage in Cornwall must be the place for you both. An enchanting setting overlooking the Cornish sea and Bamaluz Beach. The one-bedroom stay is a romantic dream for you. It even has a massive bath for two. So it’s perfect for anyone who likes luxury mixed with their rustic escape to the countryside. The cottage brings you closer to nature particularly at high tide when the sea crashes against the side of the cottage. Sea air with a glass of champagne anyone?
From £720 for three nights.
Daffodil Cottage, Gloucestershire.
Another idyllic countryside getaway, this time in the heart of the Cotswolds. Those looking for a little seclusion to their romance Daffodil Cottage could well be for you. It’ll be just the two of you, where you can escape and go for long walks across the stunning landscape. The pretty Hamlet of Tarlton makes for a quaint and delightful Valentine’s Day.
From £50 per person per night
Dukes Hotel, London.
Dukes Hotel is offering it’s guests a variety of Valentine’s packages for lovers this year that suit a variety of budgets. You’ll be pampered and greated in style in the heart of London’s St. James district. On offer is everything from Fortnum & Mason chocolates on arrival, five course dinners, a horse and carriage ride through Hyde Park and helicopter tours over the city.
Prices from £2,295 including VAT per night staying in Duke of Clarence Penthouse Suite.Requires two weeks minimum notice to guarantee availability
Whisking away to the Cotswolds again, Ellenbourough Park is a stunning five star hotel in Cheltenham. Set in a 15th century manor house with 90 beautiful acres. You’ll be able to unwind together in the spa’s sauna, steam room and heated pool. There are also couple’s massages on offer. Head Chef David Williams will create a wonderful Valentine’s menu for you and your partner with sumptuous local ingredients.
From £599 inclusive of a one-night stay at Ellenborough Park, a romantic dinner for two in the restaurant, couples’ spa treatments, in-room bottle of champagne with popcorn and unlimited movie channel access. This can be booked at each weekend either side of Valentine’s Day. There will also be a three course Valentines Day menu available from £65 per person for guests and non-residents.
Finn Lough, Northern Island
If you’re looking for a romantic starry break, Finn Lough is for you. Enjoy the ‘sunset and stars’ package. A complete digital detox with no wifi or TV. Just the two of you enjoying one another’s company. Each cabin where you stay overlooks beautiful Lough Erne. At sunset you will be able to sit on the terrace and watch across the lake. As night descends on your lodge, toast roasted marshmallows on the fire-pit with a glass of champagne. The Stargazing Forest Dome offers guests a stunning view of the Northern Irish night sky.
Stay at Finn Lough, with domes from £245 and lodges from £165 per night.
Glenapp Castle, Scotland.
17 luxurious bedrooms await in this picturesque Scottish castle on the Ayrshire coast. Situated with a stunning 36 acre landscape, this is a fairytale UK getaway from couples. Magical gardens and forests surround the architecture that like Finn Lough are also perfect for stargazing. A complete lack of light pollution make sure that the sky is as dark as can be. If you wish, your experience can be alongside a local astronomer who will talk you through the constellations. Perfect for wrapping up in a blanket and a bottle of local wine.
From £295 per night (B&B)
Valentines awaits at the famous and legendary Gleneagles estate. 850 acres of wonderful Scottish landscape for which to explore with your loved one. Since its opening in 1924 Gleneagles has been a famed destination that sits beneath the Ochil Hills. A perfect spot for outdoor enthusiasts, the resort offers a plethora of activities to enjoy. Couples can take advantage in clay pigeon, off-road driving, fishing, riding or cycling pursuits. After a day of exploring and activities, relax and unwind at the American bar and enjoy Executive Chef Simon Attridge’s delicacies.
Rates start from £275 per night per room on a B&B basis.
Three Daggers Pub, Edington, Wiltshire.
Those who prefer a traditional English pub to their staycation’s will love the Three Daggers Pub in Wiltshire. Dating back over 300 years this lively village pub serves great home-cooked style food alongside a wide selection of ales. There are nine en-suite bedrooms that have unique heritage furnishings. Adjacent to the pub is the Three Daggers Microbrewery. Making this pub one for the beverage aficionados. Further afield is Salisbury Plain that guests are able to take full advantage of the wonderful landscape.
Room rates at The Three Daggers start from £85 per night on a bed and breakfast basis.
Holkham Hall, Norfolk.
If it’s romance you’re looking for then Holkham Hall has it in spades. As a setting for the film Shakespeare in Love, it has high expectations of love. On the north Norfolk coast, lovers can explore the sand dunes in an evening stroll, watching the sunset. There are four listed properties from which to choose. The Triumphal Arch, Palmers Lodge, Palmers Folly and South Lodge. All the unique accommodations offer self-catering with meticulously maintained 18th century exteriors. For a romantic break that offers you privacy and beautiful countryside, Holkham Hall may be for you.
Rates from £95 per night at Palmers Folly (3-night minimum stay)
Lime Wood, New Forest.
The sublime New Forest. A magical part of England. Lime Wood is set deep within the bounds of the park, close to the equally magical small town of Lyndhurst. Guests are able to explore the Forest and return in the evening to leather sofas next to open fires. Forest Suites are secluded offering privacy to you and your partner with private terraces or balconies to enjoy an evening. A perfect escape for February.
From £345 per night (room only)
North Star Club, Yorkshire.
Blue Chip Holidays offer three nights at The Star Suite from £575. The two bedroom property sleeps four.
The Wild Rabbit, Cotswolds.
The Wild Rabbit has taken the concept of a traditional English inn and re-worked it for a unique stay in the Cotswolds. This Valentine’s Day couples will be able to enjoy relaxation to the max with soft linens, bathtubs and Bamford products. Take a walk along the beautiful River Evenlode for a romantic walk. Relax with your lover in the evening exploring the extensive wine list next to a roaring fire.
From £175 per night (room only)
If you wish to explore further afield, check out our list of worldwide hotels perfect for Valentine’s Day here. Or perhaps you’re looking for some helpful tips to plan a romantic getaway. Yes we’ve got those too!