8 amazing places in Europe perfect for hosting a party with your friends

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Cottages adorable hot tub countryside escapes
These adorable hot tub hideaways are perfect for gay countryside escape

From the UK to Italy, these hideaways are an absolute dream

Spice up your Christmas vacation with these luxurious yet alternative stays

If Christmas stress is getting to you, we’ve got the perfect British escape

Halloween hideaways
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Cosy cottages in the spookiest places in Britain

The Appartamento della Città, Rome
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Cozy lodges, cool apartments and rustic farmhouses, from France to Wales to Italy

7 perfect pads for Isle of Wight Pride

The LGBTI extravaganza – the only in the UK to take place on a beach – falls on 21 July 2018

Marchers at Isle of Wight Pride 2017
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Pride season is upon us! Plan ahead with these dates for your diary and chic post-party accommodation options

Railway Carriage One near Stowmarket, Suffolk
Holiday off the rails: 7 railway-themed retreats

A unique selection of converted carriages, former train stations and breaks on relaxing railway routes

The majestic Skene House in Aberdeen
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From cozy chateaus to elegant towers, these Truly Unique properties are where your fairytale dreams come true!

Florence Nightingale’s former home!
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How would you like to stay in the former home of Florence Nightingale? Or Virginia Woolf?

This historical tower features a carved four-poster bed, ancient stonework and crenelated battlements...
Holiday romance: 7 romantic properties to fall in love with on your next vacay

Treat your partner to an intimate getaway to remember – such as in a lighthouse, a tower or an old train carriage!

The guys at Broomhills cottage in Derbyshire
WATCH: Meet the cute guys starring in this travel brand’s first gay couple shoot

‘I’ve brought this one along to go in the hot tub and see this beautiful cottage!’ says Chris of hubby Sergio

The family starring in the Cottages.com campaign
WATCH: Adorable two-dad family star in British travel brand’s new TV ad

‘We welcome everyone – regardless of age, race, ability and sexual preference – to holiday with cottages.com’

The magical Knock Old Castle in Ayrshire
7 quirky vacation properties that showcase the best of the UK

A bunker, a lighthouse, a fairytale castle and more – welcome to the land of eccentricity!