The county of Nottinghamshire was made internationally famous by the numerous mid-20th century Hollywood movies about the legendary English outlaw, Robin Hood. Indeed, Robin Hood and his band of Merry Men continue to energise holiday travel interest in Nottingham and the surrounding region. A county of spectacular heritage and beautiful rolling green hills, Nottinghamshire is a wonderful place to rent a luxury cottage when on holiday in Great Britain. Self-catering cottages are an increasingly popular alternative to hotel accommodation. Reserve a luxury cottage in Nottinghamshire, and get on the road to an independent holiday.
The captivating towns and villages of Nottinghamshire offer visitors a rich literary history. The birthplace of acclaimed author DH Lawrence is in Eastwood, and the beautiful ancestral home of Romantic poet Lord Byron, Newstead Abbey, is one of the top stop-offs on the map. History enthusiasts will enjoy the Newark Civil War Centre. The network of underground caves dating to the Anglo-Saxon period can be seen on a tour of Nottingham Castle. Creswell Crags, which has Ice Age cave art, is the only such site of its kind in the United Kingdom; comprised of limestone walls and gorges, the caves are a perfect photo opportunity. Book a luxury cottage in Nottinghamshire today.
Visitors to the county can escape to Sherwood Forest, Robin Hood’s outlaw headquarters. The 3,300-acre forest offers various cycling and walking trails. Tourists will also find outdoor recreation at the tranquil Attenborough Nature Reserve. Collectors and shoppers will love Nottingham’s numerous art galleries, antique shops and vintage boutiques. Nearby market towns such as Southwell and Newark also offer superb shopping opportunities. No day is complete after a day of touring the county without a quiet drink at a traditional local pub. Cafés and restaurants are dense in the city of Nottingham, and the quality and selection of the fare is excellent.
Our luxury cottages in the UK offer visitors to England an exceptional holiday stay. Reserve a short-term holiday residence in Nottinghamshire on your next trip to Great Britain. Enjoy the experience of a true English countryside holiday. Our luxury cottages are conveniently located near to major airports and bus and train transportation hubs. Reserve 5-star luxury cottages, luxury cottages with hot tubs and luxury cottages by the sea. We have over 1,000 luxury cottages to choose from across the UK, as well as Ireland, France and Italy.
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