6 Best Lighthouse Holidays In The UK

Remember as a kid how exciting it was to spot a lighthouse? So imagine actually being able to stay in a real lighthouse or lighthouse cottage, with super panoramic sea views.

There are plenty of these wonderful buildings dotted around the UK’s coastline and some accommodate guests for a memorable break with a difference.

On this page I have handpicked 6 of the best lighthouse holidays for couples, families and groups.

Stay In A Lighthouse Norfolk

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Stunning converted 18th-century lighthouse located on the edge of the picturesque village of Winterton-on-Sea.

The lighthouse tower has been converted into sleeping accommodation, whilst the main living space has been created in the Garden Room at ground level.

If you are looking for a quirky break for a large family or group of friends, this could be the ideal spot.

Guests rate this lighthouse holiday magical with a 4.95/5 star rating based on 19 reviews.

Sleeps 8 | Bedrooms 3 | Bathrooms 1.5 | Pets welcome

Available from: Airbnb


Lighthouse Holiday Dorset

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Lighthouse holiday cottage for up to five guests situated within the grounds of Durleston Country Park.

Ideal spot for enjoying the nearby beaches or coastal walks.

Cottage has stunning, panoramic views and a private side garden.

Great cottage for a unique family break.

Sleeps 5 | Bedrooms 3 | Bathrooms 2 | Pets welcome

Available from: Airbnb


Lighthouse Holiday Kent

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One of two holiday cottages available at this pretty lighthouse, which is situated on the chalk headland above the seaside town of Broadstairs.

A light beacon at this spot dates back to as early as 1499 which would have been to warn of attack or of pirates! Let the kids imaginations run wild at this family friendly cottage, which has wide spacious lawns set well away from cliffs.

Sleeps 4 | Bedrooms 2 | Bathrooms 1

Available from: Airbnb


Lighthouse Holiday Cornwall

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Holiday cottage set in a dramatic location on a granite headland on the North Cornwall Coast within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

The lighthouse, established in 1900, lies six miles north of Land’s End and two miles from St Just, so is situated in a great location for exploring the Cornish coast.

This is also the perfect place to watch the sun setting over the Atlantic.

An ideal retreat for a couple or a family of 3.

Guests rate this lighthouse holiday excellent 5/5 stars based on 2 reviews.

Sleeps 3 | Bedrooms 2 | Bathrooms 1

Available from: VRBO


Lighthouse Holiday Yorkshire

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One of two holiday cottages set next to this attractive lighthouse, which lies on the East Coast just outside Whitby and close to the North Yorkshire Moors.

With stunning sea views this cottage sleeps up to 5 people and would make a great break for a family. Theres is an enclosed garden with a raised decked area to sit and watch the horizon.

Sleeps 5 | 3 bedrooms | 2 bathrooms

Available from: Airbnb


Lighthouse Accommodation Scottish Borders

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Stay in a fascinating cottage tucked underneath this lighthouse with breath-taking views of the far-reaching ocean.

Ideal for a large gathering with family or friends to celebrate an occasion in a gorgeous coastal setting.

Set in a peaceful and remote location, a short drive will take you to Dunbar where you’ll find convenient shops and bars as well as the remains of Dunbar Castle and Victoria Harbour.

Gather family and friends for a unique break in a stunning location.

Guests rate this lighthouse holiday fantastic.

Sleeps 12 | 5 bedrooms | 2 bathrooms | Pets welcome

Available from: Sykes Holiday Cottages


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