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  • dog sitting at the table with a Guinness at The Bath Arms in Wiltshire

    Have pooch, will travel

    Woof! 38 perfect dog-friendly stays in the UK, from hotels, pubs and inns and cottages, to cater to the furry baby in your life.

  • Into the woods

    Beautifully-appointed, luxury cabins for families set in stunning Forestry Commission woodland in the most stunning parts of the UK. And… breathe.

  • Devon weekender

    Closer than Cornwall and as sunny as Salcombe, put north Devon on your getaway list with our insider guide to where, what and how.

  • Romantic getaways

    We've scoured 17 counties for the most gorgeous romantic couples stays, so you can put some ooh-la-la into your leisure time.

  • Red (camper) van woman

    White van man, step aside – when Sue from Muddy Somerset got behind the wheel of this snazzy red VW camper van, she was King of the Road (and the camping site).

  • Out-of-this-world holiday rentals

    The super-luxe gaffs to book, for those times when you've had it with sticking to the budget.

  • Big and beautiful

    The best, super-sized self-catering properties across 18 counties, conjured up by your in-the-know Muddy editors.

  • 30 quirky stays

    Looking for something a bit different for your next staycation? Check out these holiday rentals scouted by the Muddy Editors in the 17 (yes 17!) Muddy counties.

  • Best UK beach cottages

    Tired. Sick of working. Dreaming of the beach. Yup, it’s time to book the Great British Coastal Escape and we’ve done all the hard work for you. Get ready for the summer hols!

  • The best riverside and lakeside cottages

    Still waters run deep and I promise you these lakeside and riverside beauties won't leave you pining for the beach. Brought to you by the landlocked Muddy editors.

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