UK HOLIDAYS are growing in popularity with more British travellers choosing to vacation closer to home. These are the top 10 wish listed properties on Airbnb in Britain.According to last month’s World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) figures, UK travel and tourism grew at four times the rate of the country’s economy in 2017.
Old Smock Windmill, Kent
Nestled into the Kent countryside, the four-story building tops many wish lists. The mill has been lovingly restored to retain its quirky charm while still offering guests the chance to holiday in comfort and style.
Tree Sparrow House, Cornwall
Close to the sea, holidaymakers staying at the Tree Sparrow House get the chance to relax and unwind in a treehouse. Perched in an ash tree, the room offers breathtaking views of the surrounding countryside.
lassical apartment, Edinburgh
There are over 21,000 active listing in Scotland, but this luxury apartment in Edinburgh is one of the most sort after. Just a short walk from Edinburgh Castle, the fourth-floor apartment has been exquisitely decked out and overlooks the historic Royal Mile.
The Gatehouse, Eyemouth
A one bedroom ‘mini castle’, the Gatehouse lies at the entrance to Ayton Castle.The cosy lodging is fitted with a log burner and a beautiful stone spiral staircase adding quirky charm to your UK retreat.
Stylish House, London
London is full of upmarket hotels, but for some UK tourists visiting the city, home life is far more comfortable. Light and bright, it’s no surprise to see this West Kensington home topping wish lists.
Dairsie Castle, Fife
Holidaying like a royal is a trend that has crept up this year ahead of the Royal Wedding. Alongside a rise in Windsor bookings in May, some British travellers are looking for their own castle to stay in.