This makes it the perfect ultimate short-haul destination for couples and families alike.

Packed with culture, history and inspiring sights, your UK break might visit cathedrals and castles, and with opportunities to take strolls through cobbled streets or enjoy a drink in a traditional British pub, there is always something exciting to do.

We have handpicked a collection of luxury hotels, elegant trains, private castles and unique places to stay to help you enjoy the same level of relaxation that we offer in our overseas destinations, but closer to home. Our UK getaways range from spa weekends to country golf pursuits and even treehouse retreats, meaning there is something different for every type of traveller.

Our UK & Ireland holidays are perfect for those looking for a luxurious stay. Many of the properties in our portfolio offer helicopter transfers for guests short on time, giving you plenty of opportunities to explore idyllic British scenery, delicious cuisine or vibrant art culture.

After all, there’s no place like home.

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  • Rooms and suites are perfect for families with plenty of space
  • Dedicated Beehive kids club in a fantasy-like den
  • A short walk takes you to the beach and stunning coastal towns
  • For the height of luxury, stay in one of the Treehouses (some even include a hot tub!)

Comprised of just eight individually decorated bedrooms, including three suites, this small boutique hotel can accommodate up to just 16 people. Choose to stay alongside other guests, or for something more private, opt to hire out the entire venue for a ‘house party’. Whatever you decide, during your stay, you are both invited and encouraged by Foxhill Manor to make the place your own. In additi...

This means it was built to symbolise the calendar years through the design of its architectural elements. With its Neo-Gothic exterior, complete with gargoyles and decorative carved stone, this manor house has been an icon on the Irish coast for centuries, now turned into one of Ireland's most impressive boutique Golf and Spa resort. Inside, the manor house is truly remarkable. Original features h...

Specialising in providing personalised service, this is an ideal location for every type of guest on their luxury UK trip, whether you are a couple looking for a romantic escape, a large group holidaying together, on a family escape, or even if you are holidaying with your dog. We especially recommend the Hot Tub Suite which features incredible views over Lake Windermere as well as its very own h...

Gleneagles
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Gleneagles

UK and Ireland
Scotland

A range of luxurious bedrooms and suites make up the accommodation options here, with a choice of modern or traditional interior design. Many of the guestrooms offer breathtaking views out over the picturesque grounds, so every glance out of the window is a reminder of your magnificent location. Gleneagles is renowned as one of the UK’s premier golfing destinations, and there are few finer or mo...

This luxury escape is part of the 400-acre Farncombe Estate alongside two other luxury hotels: The Fish and Foxhill Manor. The hotel is set within a 17th century farmhouse, which was renovated by its Nordic owners to integrate the buildings heritage with the chic of contemporary Scandinavian design. Throughout you’ll find ancient wood beam ceilings, roaring fires and stone floors that are paired ...

More a collection of quirky spaces than it is a hotel, The Fish comprises three farmhouses housing rooms and suites, as well as a collection of unique standalone buildings scattered throughout the grounds which have each been individually designed to connect guests with nature. Think rustic interiors with exposed wooden frames and Scandinavian-chic decor, rooms heated by wood-fired stoves, outdo...

Once used to transport the royalty, visiting dignitaries and the British elite, each of the cars have been individually restored to their former glory. This offers guests the chance to immerse themselves in the history and luxury of the early part of the last century while moving through the rolling hills of the Great British countryside. Once you take a seat in your carriage at a two or fou...

Your room provides a restful environment draped in antique prints and traditional textiles. Cabins can be connected, for groups or families, and benefit from private en suite bathrooms complete with showers. With just 40 guests on-board during any journey, guests are guaranteed a personal experience. Be welcomed by a kilt-clad clansman playing the bagpipes as you step onboard over a red carpet. ...

Its reputation for first-class service and unsurpassable luxury has earned a succession of veritable guests, the likes of which include Oscar Wilde, Theodore Roosevelt, Winston Churchill and George II. Made up of 11 historic Georgian townhouses, the hotel comprises three renowned dining venues and a spa as well as 115 rooms and suites. Officially part of the Rocco Forte Hotel, which is renowned ...

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