Searching for quirky holiday lets that ooze character and charm – a property that’s a bit different? Then cast your eyes over the unusual holiday properties below. They range from converted mill houses to old hop kilns and have all received excellent reviews from previous guests.

Rhulen Old Chapel, Painscastle, Powys

Former chapel near Painscastle in Powys that’s been sympathetically converted to offer high-quality holiday accommodation for six.

Lew Quarry Cottage, Lewdown, Devon

Gorgeous thatched holiday cottage in Lewtrenchard Valley, Devon that sleeps 4 with two bedrooms (1 twin, 1 king-size double).

Carleton Mill Cottage, Carlisle, Lake District

Converted 18th century mill with a beamed open-plan interior that offers stylish accommodation for four with two bedrooms (1 double, 1 twin).

Bridge End Cottage, Ingleton, Yorkshire Dales

Traditional three-storey holiday cottage located in Ingleton, Yorkshire that sleeps up to six with three bedrooms (1 double, 1 king-size, 1 twin).

The Boat House at Louper Weir, Bowness-On-Windermere, Lake District

Boat-house conversion set on the outskirts of Bowness-On-Windermere that offers self catering holiday accommodation for two guests.

Smardale Hall, Smardale, Lake District

A beautiful Grade-II holiday property near Kirkby Stephen in the Lake District that sleeps 8 and retains character features both inside and out.

Neddy Cut, Backbarrow, Lake District

Neddy Cut is a modern, luxury holiday property situated near Backbarrow in the Lake District that sleeps six guests.

Hazel Cottage, Backbarrow, Lake District

High quality farm building conversion near Backbarrow in the Lake District that offers stylish holiday accommodation for four people.

The Stables, Teesdale, Yorkshire

Character cottage near Mickleton in the Yorkshire Dales that sleeps four and comprises a modern kitchen, living room with woodburning stove and a hot tub.

Snave Cottage, Grimwith, Yorkshire

Charming holiday cottage for four in the Yorkshire Dales featuring a stylish beamed interior with exposed stone walls and a hot tub.

The Stone Masons House, Oakworth, Yorkshire

Former stone mason’s house in the Pennines that accommodates seven guests with three en-suite bedrooms.

The Granary, Ottery St Mary, Devon

Modern holiday property offering luxury self catering accommodation which consists of two bedrooms, a large kitchen with breakfast bar and living room.

The Granary, Edington, Somerset

Grade II listed cottage with mezzanine double bedroom and single bed, a shower room, a kitchen/diner and living room with views out over a well-kept garden.

Old Higher Lighthouse, Branscombe, Dorset

Grade II listed cottage with two bedrooms, a bathroom with bath, a well-equipped kitchen and first floor living room that affords stunning coastal views.

Little Pentre Barn, Overton-on-Dee, Snowdonia

Characterful cottage with two bedrooms and an interior comprising a kitchen, dining section and sitting area. Guests also have access to a swimming pool.

The Lookout, Addingham, Yorkshire Dales

Luxury detached cabin with two bedrooms and an open-plan layout consisting of a modern kitchen, dining area and living room with wood-burner.

The Hayloft, Bleddfa, Cardigan Bay

Stunning barn conversion in Cardigan Bay featuring a floor-to-ceiling vaulted apex window that affords some wonderful views of the rural surroundings.

Mill Cottage, Hanley William, Worcestershire

Charming cottage with one king-size double bedroom, a bathroom and open plan configuration comprising a kitchen, dining section and sitting area.

The Stamp Office, Hebden Bridge, Yorkshire

Grade II-listed, three-storey holiday cottage comprising two bedrooms, a kitchen with dining section and living room with large picture windows.

Cygnus Boathouse, South Walsham, Norfolk

Boathouse property overlooking the South Walsham Broads with an open-plan interior with kitchen, a living area and a private balcony with furniture

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