Home Travel Weekend Getaways

Weekend Getaways

Weekend Getaways to suit every preference. If you want to escape without the stress of travelling far, look to our list of breaks nearby. Whether you are looking to escape to quiet hotels in the countryside or stay in lively cities. We include the best weekend breaks available without leaving the country. No matter if you want to relax in a spa hotel, or stay in a stylish city hotel or apartment, our recommendations include the best escapes throughout the UK. Our selection of UK breaks will leave you feeling as refreshed as if you had gone abroad.

Cottage H E R O

Coastal Chic in Margate: Mulberry Cottages

Everybody’s moving to Margate for the affordable Victorian stock. Absolutely admires this recently refurbished terraced house and adores the cottage.Words Pendle Harte
Beach breaks

9 of the Best European Beach Breaks

Grab your sunglasses and beach towels as you prepare to jet off somewhere warm. Here’s our pick of the best beach breaks, Europe has to offer.
stay in london

A Visitor’s Guide: 5 of the Best Areas to Stay in London

A visitor's guide to our thriving metropolis and the best places to stay in London; from East to West and everything in between
London’s coolest Airbnb's

Seven of London’s Coolest Airbnb Stays for the Summer

Who says you have to leave the capital to get away? Absolutely presents London’s coolest Airbnb's for your summer staycation.
5 Reasons to Visit Manchester, Plus Where to Stay

5 Reasons to Visit Manchester, Plus Where to Stay

Discover the vibrant nightlife and hedonistic lifestyle of Manchester in our guide to the uncrowned capital of the north...
6 of the Best Places to Go for an Adult All Girls Holiday

Where to Go for an Adult Girls Holiday

Indulge in some much needed gal-time with our selection of adult all girls holiday destinations for every type of traveller
One&Only

Where to Stay in Cape Town: One&Only Cape Town

The new Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art has put Cape Town on the map again. If you're planning a visit, then One&Only Cape Town has the perfect packageWords Hannah HopkinsIntroducing One & Only Cape Town Cape...
lisbon

5 Reasons Why You Should Go to Lisbon, Plus Where to Stay

Here's why we think Lisbon should be your destination of choice this summer, plus some suggestions of where to stay while you’re there.
Milan

A Path Less Trodden: Absolutely Wanders the Stylish Streets of Milan

As the fashion capital of the world, Milan often gets overlooked as a holiday destination, but there is much to be discovered amongst the glitz and the glamour
Great Northern Hotel

A Stay At The Great Northern Hotel

A beacon of style and old world elegance, the Great Northern Hotel is a the perfect bolthole in the heart of King's Cross

MUST READ

How Adding Shutters Can Bring Your Window to Life

Shutters bring windows to life with their exact, seamless fit, revealing the beauty of shapes, sash windows, and bays. Perfect for any style or...