Live Out Your ‘Love, Actually’ Dreams At These Cosy AF English Airbnbs
This Christmas marks the 15 year anniversary of the beloved rom-com, Love, Actually. The British classic is a favourite in many Aussie homes and as we head towards Christmas, it’ll no doubt light up many screens as we settle in for the festive season.
To celebrate 15 years of Love, Actually, Airbnb has compiled Christmas-themed Airbnb Experiences in the UK and a round-up of iconic English homes, cabins and cottages that are perfect for a white Christmas, similar to those we adored in the movie.
From cute little cabins, warm and cosy cottages and stunning apartments, they’re perfect for your next UK getaway. If you look for it, we’ve got a sneaky feeling you’ll find that love, actually, is all around. Head to the Qantas website to search for UK Airbnbs, including the ones below, and to book.
#1 Cotswold cottage, Gloucestershire
An 18th Century cottage featuring modern internal design, sleeping six from $358 per night.
#2 Bramble Cottage, Ashmansworth, Berkshire
Sleeping five from $289 per night, this country cottage is in close proximity to Highclere Castle, where TV show Downton Abbey was filmed.
#3 The Mill, Rutter Falls, Great Asby, Cumbria
Sleeping four from $199 per night, this Airbnb was once a mill, with the water wheel to prove it. Go to sleep to the sound of the adjacent waterfall.
#4 Two bedroom apartment, Cheltenham
This self-contained apartment was built in 1830 and has been renovated with modern design in the town of Cheltenham. It sleeps four from $234 per night.
#5 Telegraph and Post Office cottage, Hambleton, Rutland
This cottage sleeps six from $271 per night. There’s a great pub and a Michelin-starred restaurant just around the corner.
#6 Bourton Croft Cottage, Bourton-on-the-Water
This cottage says “quaint” in every way possible.
#7 Cosy garden cottage, Newington, Oxfordshire
Four guests can stay in this cottage from $180 per night, and as an added bonus, there’s an indoor fireplace.
#8 Georgian Townhouse, Bath
A classic Georgian townhouse near the centre of the city of Bath lets you explore all that historic town has to offer. This Airbnb sleeps four from $288 per night.
#9 Bluebell Cottage, Colerne
This cute cottage sleeps five frmo $344 per night, with the city of Bath nearby as well as Cotswold villages and Castle Combe.
#10 Hollyhock House, Stonesfield, Oxfordshire
This big country house sleeps more than 16, from $901 per night, perfect for Love, Actually–style Christmas reunions. It’s a typical period farmhouse but also has a BBQ cabin on the property.
(Lead image: Telegraph and Post Office Cottage, Hambledon / Airbnb supplied)