Caerlaverock Castle, Dumfries & Galloway - one of Scotland's great medieval fortresses

Caerlaverock Castle, Dumfries & Galloway - one of Scotland's great medieval fortresses

Canterbury Cathedral

Canterbury Cathedral

Britain is a treasure trove of World Heritage Sites, ancient standing stones, beautiful historic cities, stately home estates and spectacularly situated castles. Age old heritage sites and scenes will astound and amaze from World Heritage sites like Fountains Abbey, Hadrian’s Wall and Wales’ newest World Heritage Site the Pontcysyllte Aqueduct & Canal to the magnificent parks and gardens of the Home Counties and the great castles, monuments and abbey ruins of Scotland.

Take a tour of magnificent palaces like Oxfordshire’s Blenheim and Yorkshire’s Castle Howard, mighty minsters and cathedrals at York and Canterbury or head off on North East Scotland’s castle trail featuring coastal headland perched castle gems like Dunnotar castle. History and heritage is rich and runs deep in the UK, with ancient prehistoric standing stones and monuments in an eclectic mix of locations from the Orkneys to the iconic Wiltshire sites of Stonehenge and Avebury.

Colchester Castle is the biggest Norman Keep in Europe

Colchester Castle is the biggest Norman Keep in Europe

Stay in spectacular Roman cities like Chester and Chichester or famous medieval villages like Suffolk’s Lavenham. The UK is packed with world famous feats of engineering and pioneering industrial heritage sites from the mining trails of Cornwall to the great Falkirk Wheel connecting two canals in Scotland. Explore Great Britain’s fascinating heritage in all its forms across world class museums in ancient cities like Cambridge and Oxford. Spectacular Royal estates open for public tours include Sandringham in Norfolk and Balmoral in Scotland’s Royal Deeside. Discover the history and heritage of Britain, find historic accommodation in the UK and book online with iknow.

Romantic Breaks in the UK

  • Cardiff
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    Cardiff bed & breakfast accommodation in elegant Victorian townhouse with en-suite bedrooms, lying in the shadow of Cardiff Castle, 10 Mins from city centre
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  • Near Alton Towers
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    A unique romantic retreat only 2 miles from Alton Towers. Four poster suites available. Hot tub and sauna onsite.
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    Our Grasmere bed and breakfast is perfect for romantic breaks and is close to walking routes, being just 1 mile from Grasmere Lake. With breakfast served daily.
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  • Llandrindod Wells
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    Exquisite traditional Victorian stone house near Llandrindod Wells in the heart of Wales. A perfect romantic break with woodburner and discounts for 2 person bookings. Sleeps 4+2.
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  • Beaminster
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    700-year-old BridgeHouse with its open log fires, mullioned windows & oak beams has a unique ambiance that makes you want to snuggle down, get cosy and unwind.
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    Romantic 17th Century cottage B&B near Truro with 3 double ensuite rooms including two with French doors to the garden. Great for couples - adults only. Choice of breakfast.
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    Discounted short breaks :- 4 day offer
    Two romantic traditional stone cottages, set in two acres of woodland garden with superb Pennine views. Country location, with easy access. Wi-Fi internet. Short breaks all year.
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    Luxurious bed & breakfast perfect for a romantic getaway in West Wales with stunning views and luxurious accommodation. Within easy reach of sandy beaches and attractions.
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  • Seahouses
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    Charming Seahouses Hotel with en-suite double rooms. Ideal for romantic breaks by the coast with onsite bar and restaurant, breakfasts included, private parking and Wi-Fi.
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    Grade II listed 16th Century Country Guesthouse in Sussex, offering a wealth of charm and character. Set amidst landscaped gardens with unspoilt views. Great for a romantic break.
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