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Staycations on the rise: Will you be holidaying in the UK this summer?

Are you considering a British Summer Holiday, this summer? If so, loot.com is on hand to give you some reasons to consider a great British Holiday – this summer – and they all start with http://loot.com/travel


Despite the recent weather, staycations are on the rise as an increasing number of Brits opt for local holidays in the UK. As holidaymakers move further away from the prospect of international travel, this summer, we are ready with pages of holiday accommodation, nationwide. Are you looking for a country cottage, or even a large fun-filled resorts!
Whether your decision to remain in the UK is a money-saving measure, an attempt to save the environment or reduce on your overall travel time – leaving you with more time to enjoy your holiday: the stats speak for themselves. The UK has noticed a rise of upto 20 per cent as more Brits choose to stay in the UK for their holidays. Will this be the year that UK holidaymakers turn their backs on overseas trips to stay in the region, for good?

UK holidays host a range of activities and satisfy even the most discerning holiday-maker. If you are looking for fun-filled activity holidays for you and the children to enjoy then you may find that staying in the UK is the best option. Netmums have been discussing the issues of travelling abroad, with their families, such as children at the airports, loading onto trains, foreign food for picky young eaters, safety abroad and the expense of holidays for larger families. With this in mind, is it any wonder that they are looking for something a little closer to home.

It is not only families that British holidays are increasingly popular with. Interestingly the Lewis and Harris islands, Scotland’s largest island in the Outer Hebrides, has been rated one of the five ‘Best Islands’ in the world by TripAdvisor: a place for families, walkers, lovers or friends. The Lewis and Harris islands won their place at the top of the list despite competition with spectacular islands across the globe, including islands in the Caribbean!

So… what weather is in-store for Summer 2014 for your UK holiday?
Well… if you are planning to stay in the UK for your summer holiday the weather may be on your side. According to the Independent, the link to the El Niño pattern may mean that we experience brilliant weather this summer – and not a moment too soon, if you ask us!

We have accommodation – starting in the most northerly regions of Scotland – advertised on our site – to cottages in Cornwall or self-catering accommodation in Kent: we really do cater for everyone!


Accommodation: Check.

Great weather: Check.


So what are you waiting for? Load up the car and hit the road!

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