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Best Weekend Getaways UK

Enjoy Perfect Weekend Breaks with Darwin Escapes

Make the most of your weekend when you spend time at a Darwin Escapes resort.

Choose from a wide range of locations across the country, with each resort having its own unique character and selling point.

Regardless of whether you are planning a short break or perhaps slightly longer weekend getaways, Darwin Escapes can help you find the perfect location and accommodation. Take a look at what we have to offer online.

Short Weekend Getaways in Bath

Holiday Lodges in Bath

Weekend Getaways in Bath – Bath Mill Lodge Retreat

A great location for short weekend breaks is Bath Mill Lodge Retreat. This 5 star resort is located on the outskirts of Bath offering visitors the chance to enjoy easy access to the city centre of this cultural hotspot without being forced to stay in a noisy and overcrowded city centre hotel. Here you can enjoy the best of both worlds, with our Holiday lodges being surrounded by the tranquil Somerset countryside.

Perfect accommodation for short stays is our Norland Lodge which has kitchenette facilities and a range of entertainment luxuries in beautifully decorated and equipped surroundings. The beds are designed for comfort, while the bathroom facilities will be the envy of the majority staying right in the centre of the city.

Bath has plenty to offer holiday makers, with its world famous Roman Baths and the fascinating Jane Austen Centre. It is also a popular shopping destination as well as being a hot spot for fancy restaurants. Bath Mill has even jumped on the bandwagon here, opening The Brook Bar & Bistro which is quickly establishing a reputation as one of the finest eateries in the region. Guests staying at Bath Mill will have this restaurant right on their doorstep.

Bath Mill Accommodation

Weekend Getaways for Couples

Couples Getaways

Romantic Weekend Getaways – Woodside Bay Lodge Retreat

Looking for somewhere romantic for your weekend away from it all? Then why not consider Beach Cove Coastal Retreat in Ilfracombe Devon. This 5 star destination is establishing itself as the romance capital of the UK thanks to its stunning coastal scenery and intimate beach hut accommodation, many of which are available with their own private hot tub facilities. There are no ordinary beach huts, being equipped with everything you could need for self catering with full kitchen facilities in the spacious open plan living area.

Another great quirky option for anyone on the lookout for weekend getaways for couples is our Treehouse accommodation at Woodside Bay Lodge Retreat on the Isle of Wight. Again, this is far from being your traditional treehouse with it being equipped with a modern kitchen as well as its own log burner fire; a romantic area to cuddle up and take advantage of the high-tech curved flat screen TV. Guests staying in the treehouse are also provided with private hot tub facilities so they can sit out amongst the bubbles and soak up the woodland surroundings.

Couples Holidays

Family Escapes

Weekend Family Breaks

Family Breaks – Talacre Beach Resort

Book a weekend that the whole family will enjoy at Talacre Beach Resort which runs alongside the beach, enabling you to enjoy a great escape at a traditional British seaside destination. However, there is nothing traditional about our holiday park which has been rated as being up to a 5 star standard by Visit Wales.

Facilities include a tropically heated swimming pool as well as a sauna and steam room if you want something a little more relaxing. The kids are also sure to have hours of fun with the activities put on by Charlie Bear and his rangers, with guests of all ages able to take advantage of the Go Active schedule where activities such as fencing, archery and even body zorbing are available.

Although our lodges and static caravans are designed for self catering, you can still take advantage of the various food options available on park if you can’t be bothered with the cooking. One option is the on-site restaurant which serves something for all tastes, or alternatively you could keep the traditional British seaside feeling going by taking advantage of one of the finest fish and chip shops in Talacre. Family meals and snacks are also available in the dining area outside the clubhouse whenever the weather is accommodating.

Family Holiday Locations

Spa Weekend Getaways

Spa Getaways

Spa Weekend Getaways – Hawkchurch Resort & Spa

Want a weekend of pampering with access to first class spa facilities? Then fear not, because we have plenty of choice.

One option is Cheddar Woods Resort & Spa in Somerset just a stones throw from the iconic wonder that is Cheddar Gorge. 5 star holiday lodges and facilities will be available to you here throughout the duration of your stay, with guests also able to take advantage of the on-site Eden Spa where we have a partnership with Armotherapy Associates giving us access to their class leading oils and treatments which are administered by our trained professionals. Group and individual bookings are available, but we do recommend booking ahead of time in order to avoid disappointment. Those utilising the Spa will then be able to chill out in the sauna and steam rooms, or alternatively return to the hot tub facilities which are available with many of the stunning on-site lodges.

Spa Holidays

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These are just a few of many destinations in the Darwin Escapes portfolio which are perfect locations for weekend getaways.

Take a closer look at our resorts below before deciding on your preference, and feel free to contact a friendly member of the Darwin Escapes team at any time if you have any questions.

Bath Mill Lodge Retreat - Somerset

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Are you looking for a weekend city break without staying in a hectic city centre hotel? Bath Mill Lodge Retreat is within walking distance of the hustle and bustle of Bath's city centre but is situated in a tranquil countryside location.

AA Visit England - 5 Stars Trip Advisor - CoE

Beach Cove Coastal Retreat - Devon

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Beach Cove Coastal Retreat is the perfect destination for romantic weekend getaways with your other half. With intimate boutique beach hut accommodation as well as more spacious studio apartments, all come fully-equipped with the essentials needed for a self-catering break on Devon's coastline.

Visit England - 5 Stars Visit England - Gold Trip Advisor - CoE

Cheddar Woods Resort & Spa - Somerset

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Ideally located to explore all of Cheddar's vast offerings including the majestic Cheddar Gorge. Cheddar Woods Resort & Spa is the perfect place to stay for a weekend of exploration along with relaxation, whilst staying in a gorgeous lodge surrounded by the regions breathtaking scenery.

AA Visit England - 5 Stars Visit England - Gold Trip Advisor - CoE

Hawkchurch Resort & Spa - Devon

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Indulge in a weekend of pampering at Hawkchurch Resort & Spa in Devon. Our onsite Ezina Spa offers a wide range of treatments for both men and women using Aromatherapy Associates products, all of which are carried out by well trained professionals.

Visit England - 5 Stars Trip Advisor - CoE

Kilnwick Percy Resort & Golf Club - Yorkshire

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Take advantage of the Kilnwick Percy Resort's Championship Golf Course whilst staying on the resort during your short weekend break. Not too far from York's city centre, the KP resort has magnificent hotel accommodation and multi-storey log cabin style lodges.

Trip Advisor - CoE Bridebook Wedding Venue

Mullion Cove Coastal Retreat - Cornwall

Explore Relax Hot tub Pet friendly

Can you think of a better place to spend your weekend break than at a holiday resort with luxury lodges, private hot tubs and set in an area of outstanding natural beauty? No, then Mullion Cove Coastal Retreat is just for you, boasting the previously mentioned at much more.

Visit England - 5 Stars Visit England - Gold Trip Advisor - CoE

Norfolk Woods Resort & Spa - Norfolk

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Are you looking for somewhere to go on a weekend break? Try out our brand new Norfolk Woods Resort & Spa, the latest addition to Darwin Escapes Portfolio. Boasts a fantastic set of facilities including a brand new spa, convenience shop, the Bistro Restaurant and gymnasium.

Piran Meadows Resort - Cornwall

All in Gym Hot tub Pet friendly Bar or clubhouse Restaurant

Fancy a weekend break near Newquay's bustling town? Look no further than Piran Meadows Resort in North Cornwall. Just a short drive away from Newquay, Piran Meadows boasts stunning lodge accommodation, fantastic 5 star facilities including an indoor swimming pool as well as a restaurant serving mouthwatering dishes.

AA Best in Britain Cornwall Tourism Awards - Bronze Visit England - 5 Stars Visit England - Gold

Rivendale Lodge Retreat - Peak District

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Sandymouth Holiday Resort - Cornwall

Family Pet friendly Bar or clubhouse

Escape to Cornwall with the whole family for your weekend getaway. Sandymouth Holiday Park is perfect for family getaways with its fantastic on-site facilities which will keep the kids entertained throughout your trip, and boasts gorgeous accommodation affordable to all.

Trip Advisor - CoE

Talacre Beach Resort - North Wales

Family Gym Hot tub Pet friendly Bar or clubhouse

Getaway to the gorgeous North Wales coastline on your weekend trip, stay at Talacre Beach Holiday Home Park. Right on the doorstep of miles of golden sandy beaches, as well as boasting both caravan and lodge accommodation some coming with private hot tubs.


Thanet Well Lodge Retreat - Lake District

Explore Relax Hot tub Pet friendly

Walk some of the lake districts many routes during your weekend getaway, and at Thanet Well Lodge Retreat you can even bring your four-legged friend to stay with you. So your pooch can join you on your adventures and return to your luxurious lodge, what more could you want?

Trip Advisor - CoE

Tilford Woods Lodge Retreat - Surrey

Explore Relax Hot tub Pet friendly

Treat yourself to a weekend away in a traditional log cabin at Tilford Woods Lodge Retreat. Boasting beautiful accommodation, hot tubs and situated in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Tilford Woods makes the perfect base to escape and relax at.

Trip Advisor - CoE

Woodside Bay Lodge Retreat - Isle of Wight

Indulge Business Hot tub Pet friendly Bar or clubhouse Restaurant

Hop in the car and head to the Isle of Wight and embrace its gorgeous natural surroundings. Woodside Bay Lodge Retreat is ideally located next to the beach and a plethora of walking routes, plus is home to quirky treehouse accommodation with private hot tubs!

AA Trip Advisor - CoE

Woodside Coastal Retreat - Isle of Wight

Explore Relax Hot tub Pet friendly

Escape your mundane daily routine, getaway, experience tranquillity and a true sense of peaceful living for a weekend, to help you replenish and rejuvenate ready for your working week ahead whilst staying at Woodside Coastal Retreat.

Visit England - 5 Stars Visit England - Gold Trip Advisor - CoE

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