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5 quirky places to stay in the UK

by Northern Life are partnering up with alice + olivia this fashion week to bring the first fashion yacht which customers can stay at exclusively through this September. The yacht will be outfitted in alice + olivia’s signature designs, evoking the ultimate vacation getaway.

For those not planning on jetting to New York for fashion week, we’ve put together our top 5 quirky places to stay in the UK.

Roch Castle, Roch

This impressive castle overlooking the St Brides Bay will transport guests to a mystical time. Dating back to the 12th century, Roch Castle is standing proudly on a rocky outcrop high above the Pembrokeshire landscape. Guests can enjoy a unique sense of history combined with a romantic getaway as each room is luxuriously decorated offering a modern feeling with beautiful views of the British coast and countryside.

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Yellow Sub, Liverpool

Yellow Submarine is a classic song for a reason. Hark back to the 1960s with a stay in the Yellow Sub complete with Mod culture-themed décor. Singing optional, although we bet you’ll have the song stuck in your head now.

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Sunborn London Yacht Hotel, London

This property brings luxury to the boat life. Located less than a minute’s walk from ExCeL London, the Sunborn London is a floating super-yacht hotel boasting free WiFi access, a bar and a restaurant. The hotel is 7 minutes’ drive from London City Airport and a 6-minute drive from the iconic Canary Wharf.

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The Little Hide, Wigginton

The Little HideThese luxury, adult-only camping pods offer cosy self-catering accommodation just 3 miles from the historic centre of York. The overhanging shops of The Shambles and the magnificent York Minster are just a short drive away.

The Little Hide camping pods all contain a zip-link bed with under-bed storage, a sofa, and a heater. Each pod also comes with a coffee table and a kettle for making hot drinks.

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Greenbank Farmhouse, Lancaster

Greenbank Farmhouse is located just 20 minutes’ drive from the centre of Lancaster. A beautifully converted former cheese dairy, it boasts extensive gardens and free on-site parking. Each of the three cosy, individually designed bedrooms features an en suite bathroom. Breakfast is available in the dining room and options include amazing homemade bread, porridge, and a cooked full English breakfast. Breakfast ingredients are sourced locally.

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