Walks And Walking – Holidays With The National Trust
The National Trust has a surprising range of great cottages to plan your walking holidays around as well as unique campsites and working holidays where you can help out at a National Trust property.
Elm Cottage, Boscastle, one of the National Trust holiday cottages where you can book a self catering short break is situated in an outstanding and beautiful location. There are plenty more cottages to choose from covering Cornwall to the Lake District and are suitable for all of the family and pets. In fact, the National Trust was awarded Best UK cottage/self catering booking company at this year’s British Travel Awards.
If you would prefer a touch of luxury with exceptional hospitality, comfort and cuisine then you can also try one of the National Trusts three Historic House Hotels, including Hartwell House. Historic House Hotels are perfect for romantic weekends, family celebrations or to just simply relax and unwind in a fabulous location with a long walk or trip to the spa.
For more details on all of the National Trust’s Historic House Hotels, which include Hartwell House and Spa near Aylesbury, Bodysgallen Hall and Spa in North Wales and Middlethorpe Hall and Spa in York then click here.
If camping is more your style then the National Trust offer a range of camping experiences including tenanted sites, fully managed campsites and camping pods. And if you really want to get your hands dirty at some of the finest houses, coast and countryside in the UK you can even book your working holiday and help out at a National Trust location. More than 80 of National Trust tenants offer bed and breakfast accommodation in beautiful locations and all of them are ideally situated for walkers and cyclists and most do a mean breakfast.
In addition the National Trust also offer Bed and Breakfast accommodation, coach touring breaks and bothies and bunkhouses. They even offer cruises! If you’re planning on taking a cruise, the National Trust may have the perfect holiday for you. Enjoy excursions and guest speakers as well as the usual cruise elements, plus an extra 5% off – just because you’re a Trust supporter.
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