10 isolated log cabins for your next UK holiday


Take your pick of secluded cabins ideal for a social distanced staycation (Picture: Airbnb, coolstays, fir chlis)

After months cooped up at home and international travel remaining a tad precarious, UK holidays are where it’s at.

Our time in lockdown has made us yearn for a return to nature, making us crave glorious outdoor spaces and a return to the basics.

But not all of us are made for camping… and that’s where log cabins come in as a cosier alternative.

Helping us to tick off our getaway needs while maintaining social distancing are the experts at money.co.uk, who have created a list of the best 10 log cabins to rent out for your next staycation.

They took the best uk destinations from their 2020 Safecation Report, – meaning they have plenty of space for social distancing – then mapped out log cabins that are close to each location, providing all the inspo you need for a secluded retreat.

So, which cabin are you picking?

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This place is the definition of an isolated getaway, not only due to its location, but the lack of wifi access.

It’s a gorgeous cabin made from timber grown close by, with a roaring fireplace inside and a trout pond to look out over from the deck.

Closest safecation destination: Gower

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It feels like everyone’s going to the Lake District at the moment, but this spot will give you some space from the crowds.

The boathouse sits on the beautiful and private Lingholm Estate, once a summer destination for Beatrix Potter.

Closest safecation destination: Keswick

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If you’re after a relaxing group holiday, go for this cabin, which sleeps six and has a hot tub and a sauna.

Closest safecation destination: Kilwinning

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Surrounded by nature, the Forest House is the perfect family destination and can hold up to seven guests.

Oh, and there’s a tennis court, two treehouses, and plenty of wildlife (including bunnies and ponies. Cute).

You will never be bored in this retreat which boasts a tennis court, two treehouses, animals to pet and much more.

Closest safecation destination: Armagh

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A stunning barn conversion just ten minutes from Chester by train.

There’s a hot tub, plus equestrian activities upon request.

Closest safecation destination: Northwich

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Whether you want to go fishing, head to arts and crafts shops, or just lounge with your feet up by the fireplace, this is a great spot for solitude with gorgeous views of Mauldslie Castle.

Closest safecation destination: Motherwell

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Couples, choose this place for a romantic getaway.

It’s also a great spot if you do want to follow up your staycation with something overseas, as it’s close to Heathrow airport.

Closest safecation destination: Windsor

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Sat on the stunning west coast of the Isle of Harris, this remote cabin has 180° views of the beach.

Closest safecation destination: Isle of Harris

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A retreat with all your home comforts, including an outdoor hot tub.

Closest safecation destination: Leigh

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The best spot for waterside holidays. Bask in the lake life where you can rent boats, fish and you can even bring your dogs along for the holiday free of charge.

Closest safecation destination: Milford

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