Whether for fitness or fun, having a swimming pool connected to your holiday home is a luxury we all love, right? What better way to start your morning than with a dip? And when the weather’s on our side, you won’t find us anywhere else apart from the lilo. Well, that or the bar…
Choose from hotel staycations with shared pools, luxury cottages with a private outdoor area or contemporary apartments with your very own plunge pool on the balcony. From family celebrations to frolicking with the kids, a swimming pool can be the cherry on the top of a perfect UK break.
Best holiday cottages with swimming pool locations
Best for: Experiencing the true beauty of the UK
Our property pick: Old Rectory Cottage
The weather’s not always on our side in the UK but Wales’ is prepared, and has a whole host of gorgeous accommodation with indoor swimming pools. Host your very own Marbella-style pool party, blow up a few inflatables and get some tunes on the radio. If you do manage to pull yourself away from the water, Wales is home to incredible countryside, national parks and coastline too.
Best for: Pleasing all ages
Our property pick: Wolds Way
From walking to watersports, shopping to theatre, Yorkshire really does have something for everyone, and every age. Plus, countryside as vast as this means the country houses are just as big and the swimming pools even better. When the sun’s shining, there’s nowhere we’d rather be…
Best for: Picture-perfect opportunities
Our property pick: 5 The Brothers Wing
Loch Ness, Edinburgh, The Scottish Highlands, Southerness – Scotland has plenty of incredible places to visit and you definitely won’t want to forget your camera. Wrap up warm, explore the great outdoors and don’t forget to have a chilled day in your very own pool. This must be how the other half lives, right?
Best for: Its growing foodie scene
Our property pick: Gitcombe Retreat
If you’re looking to switch off from the world, Devon and its wonderful beaches could be a great shout. Here, life is at a slower pace but it doesn’t mean there isn’t lots to do. The coastal town is becoming known for its incredible food and watersports opportunities, and if you prefer to relax there’s lots of beach spots and spas to enjoy too.
Best for: Endless activities
Our property pick: Hideaway Lodge
A staycation with a swimming pool in Cornwall really will give you lots of choice. Do you spend your mornings at the beach and then head back to the pool? Or switch it up and have a morning by the pool and a dusk BBQ on the beach? Either way, as one of the most popular tourist destinations, you’re really in for a treat.
Staycations with a sea view and swimming pool
What’s better than a sea view? A sea view from your very own private swimming pool. Ideal for romantic retreats, group getaways or family-friendly UK holidays, our selection of properties with pools is guaranteed to impress all ages. Some of our holiday rentals are even dog-friendly.
Coastal staycations with a swimming pool
Sea-water swimming isn’t for everyone but you can still enjoy a seaside break with one of our coastal cottages with swimming pools. Spend your mornings on the sand before heading back to your accommodation for an afternoon splashing around. If you’re lucky, you may even find one with a hot tub…
Staycation hotels with a swimming pool
From those in the Lake District to those in the Peak District, our range of luxury hotels come with all the mod-cons and a few extras. Families can benefit from interconnecting rooms, couples will love the romantic suites and any four-legged friends will be welcomed too.
Last-minute staycations with a swimming pool
Think you’ve left it too late? Think again! We have a whole host of accommodation options available in holiday parks, cities, countryside and more. Whatever your dream holiday looks like, you’ll find it here and we promise to help you switch off quicker than you’d expect.
Large staycations with a swimming pool
Looking for somewhere for a large group of friends? Whether you’re celebrating something special or just fancy getting away, choose from barn conversions, huge countryside manors and modern apartments in the city with luxuries like pools, tennis courts and games rooms.