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

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    This award winning boutique guest accommodation in Torquay is ideal for romantic breaks with four beautiful guest rooms available. Award winning breakfast. Regular special offers.
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  • Betws-y-Coed
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    Friendly guest house in Snowdonia National Park, with onsite parking, free WiFi and panoramic views of the stunning countryside. Secure bike storage and delicious breakfasts.
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  • Harrogate
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    Ideal romantic retreats at this luxury hotel in the heart of Harrogate. Close to attractions. Ensuite bedrooms with modern interior. Onsite bar and restaurant. Free Wi-Fi/ parking.
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  • Richmond
    Sleeps 6
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    Charming 300 year old Richmond holiday cottage full of character. Open beams, hidey holes and pretty decor. A lovely place to stay during your break in Yorkshire.
     
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  • Northallerton
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    Perfect romantic retreat at this lovely country pub in Northallerton. Stylish ensuite rooms with onsite 2 Rosette restaurant and bar. Homely and welcoming with free parking onsite.
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    Historic 15th century hotel in Canterbury with characterful double ensuite rooms overlooking the Cathedral. Continental breakfast included, cooked breakfast at extra charge.
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  • Llanarmon Dyffryn Ceiriog
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    Romantic 16th century inn near Wrexham with four poster suite, excellent restaurant, scenic country views & lounge bar. Ideal for a short break with country walks nearby.
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  • Llandeilo
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    Delightful romantic cottage retreat for two near the market town of Llandeilo, a former pig sty used for corn threshing with an enclosed garden and furnished patio.
     
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  • Stow-on-the-Wold
    Sleeps 6
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    Delightful cottage in the peaceful village of Nether Westcote. 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, an open fire, WiFi and parking. Pub nearby and short breaks offered, minimum 3 nights.
     
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  • Near Chipping Campden
    Sleeps 4
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    Charming Grade II listed holiday cottage in Ebrington with exposed beams, wood burner & inglenook fireplace. Pretty enclosed garden, great for families. Dog friendly.
     
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