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    18 Incredible, Amazing, And Unique Airbnb Locations In The UK

    These are perfect for an adventure.

    1. Airship 2, Scotland

    Airbnb

    Price per night: £120

    Sleeps: 2 people

    • An insanely awesome aluminium pod with views across the Sound of Mull to the island of Tobermory. You get four acres of pristine Scottish landscape to mess about in.

    • This is the place to shut yourself away and finally write that novel.

    2. Old Smock Windmill, Kent

    Airbnb

    Price per night: £175

    Sleeps: 2 people

    • Become king of your very own windmill, with breathtaking views of the idyllic Kent countryside.

    • The inside of the windmill has been done up luxuriously – it's even got a clawfoot bath! Every holiday needs a clawfoot bath.

    3. Lovely old house and art deco cinema, Somerset

    Airbnb

    Price per night: £375

    Sleeps: 9 people

    • A restored Georgian coaching inn with a pool table, library, open fires, and one of Britain's smallest cinemas attached to it.

    • Guests can use the cinema!!

    4. Riverside Cabin, Cornwall

    Airbnb

    Price per night: £105

    Sleeps: 4 people

    • A completely magical hand-built wooden house by a river with outdoor fires, beds in the rafters, a swing, and the most enchanting loo you've ever seen.

    • A chance to live like an actual hobbit.

    5. The Blue House On The Beach, Sussex

    Airbnb

    Price per night: £530

    Sleeps: 8 people

    • If you've always dreamed of living like a Californian, but can't be arsed to go to California, this modernist, four-bed, super-home on the beach is for you.

    • You can literally run out of the house and into the sea. Or just watch someone else do that from the comfort of your bed.

    6. Rockaway eco home, Somerset

    Airbnb

    Price per night: £45

    Sleeps: 2 people

    • A Californian-inspired eco house surrounded by woodland, artists, and circus performers.

    • There's a resident cat.

    7. 12th-Century Abbey, Suffolk

    Airbnb

    Price per night: £600

    Sleeps: 15 people

    • A former Augustine abbey with vaulted ceilings, huge open fires, eight acres of parkland, and palatial bedrooms.

    • You can get married here!

    8. Boatel, Wales

    Airbnb

    Price per night: £45

    Sleeps: 2 people

    • Basically a bed inside a boat, on a mountainside, with awesome views of Snowdonia. Ridiculously snuggly when the weather turns wild outside, and you light the woodburning stove.

    • It won Shed of the Year in 2013, so it's famous.

    9. Romany Caravan at Bush Meadows, Cornwall

    Airbnb

    Price per night: £68

    Sleeps: 2 people

    • A preposterously cute Romany caravan, with a picture-perfect cabin alongside to while away summer days in.

    • That view....

    10. Jack Sparrow House, Cornwall

    Airbnb

    Price per night: £100

    Sleeps: 2 people

    • Pretend you live in a fairytale in this wonky little hideaway by the sea.

    • You can see the sea from your bed.

    11. Tree Sparrow House, Cornwall

    Airbnb

    Price per night: £110

    Sleeps: 2 people

    • You get to sleep in a tree. In a tree!! I mean, that's everyone's lifetime ambition right?

    • This one's for cosy couples only – the loo is right there in the living room.

    12. Former Abbey, Scotland

    Airbnb

    Price per night: £95

    Sleeps: 2 people

    • Your own private apartment in an outrageously grand former abbey-turned-country-club, with access to all the club facilities including the pool room and swimming pool.

    • There's a giant fucking chess set.

    13. Floating Tree Sphere, Dorset

    Airbnb

    Price per night: £70

    Sleeps: 2 people

    • Think of it as a tent with a difference – in that it's completely spherical, made of wood, and hanging from a tree.

    • Fire up the BBQ and watch the sun go down from the comfort of your picnic blanket.

    14. Here Be Dragons, Suffolk

    Airbnb

    Price per night: £295

    Sleeps: 2 people

    • A spectacular architectural masterpiece with a metal dragon on the chimney, that looks like something from Game of Thrones.

    • The staircase is carved from an actual tree trunk.

    15. Luxurious treehouse, East Sussex

    Airbnb

    Price per night: £204

    Sleeps: 4 people

    • An utterly magical wooden retreat in the trees with a huge sunny balcony to chill out on.

    • Inside it's set up like a luxury hotel, with proper beds, a woodburning stove, and a dining table.

    16. Cosy Country House, Hampshire

    Airbnb

    Price per night: £225

    Sleeps: 8 people

    • It doesn't get more quintessentially English and picturesque than this. It's got four bedrooms, open fires, and exposed beams coming out of its ears.

    • There's even a bloody Aga!

    17. Romantic Cottage, Wales

    Airbnb

    Price per night: £49

    Sleeps: 2 people

    • It's an 18th-century traditional 'clom' (a mix of clay and grass) cottage, and it's super cute inside.

    • Kirstie Allsop loved it and featured it on Channel 4.

    18. The Beatles Apartment Boat, Liverpool

    Airbnb

    Price per night: £206

    Sleeps: 8 people

    • A yellow "submarine" moored at Liverpool's Albert Dock, packed full of '60s memorabilia including Beatles gold discs and the mod scooter from Quadrophenia.

    • This place is absolutely fucking mental. The bedroom, look at it, is based on a suite in the Burj Al Arab 7* hotel in Dubai.

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