Airbnb reveals top 10 UK homes since lockdown began

The British haven’t traveled much lately – obviously – but their urge to travel hasn’t been dampened, it seems.

According to Airbnb, they covet stays in breathtaking properties.

The global rental platform today unveiled a list of the top 10 UK properties since the lockdown began on March 23.

The ranking includes a forest lodge in Stoke-on-Trent, an oak cabin in Hemel Hempstead and a windmill in Kent.

The list, according to Airbnb, reveals that Britons are particularly fond of stays in idyllic surroundings once travel is back on the agenda, with 70% of the list made up of lodges, cabins and options. of glamping.

Scroll down for photos of the top ten properties, shown here in reverse order, with the lodge rated # 1 at the bottom – but note that listings visible on Airbnb will not be bookable for UK stays- Uni that take place on or before July 3, 2020.

ten. Off-grid geodesic dome, Northumberland

At # 10 is this incredible 'geodesic dome', set in the Northumberland countryside.  The site, the list says, is

At # 10 is this incredible ‘geodesic dome’, set in the Northumberland countryside. The site, the list says, is “completely off-grid” with water in containers, solar power, and composting toilets. There are, however, touches of luxury. The double bed has a memory foam mattress and there is a wood-fired hot tub. The views? Beautiful. It costs £ 130 a night and can accommodate two people

9. House by the sea, Cleveleys, Lancashire

This epic seaside house sleeps 15, costs £ 242 per night, and includes a rooftop terrace, hot tub and cinema room.  It is located a five-minute walk from Blackpool town center

This epic seaside house sleeps 15, costs £ 242 per night, and includes a rooftop terrace, hot tub and cinema room. It is located a five-minute walk from Blackpool town center

8. Old windmill, Beneden, rural Kent

Well, frankly, you got us at the windmill.  This incredible four-story property sleeps two and costs £ 210 per night

Well, frankly, you got us at the windmill. This incredible four-story property sleeps two and costs £ 210 per night

7. Private seaside retreat, Weston-super-Mare

Oh, we love being by the sea, especially if it's at this relaxing retreat that has a hot tub and chic decor.  It costs £ 95 a night and can accommodate two people

Oh, we love being by the sea, especially if it’s at this relaxing retreat that has a hot tub and chic decor. It costs £ 95 a night and can accommodate two people

6. Shipping container converted into a private meadow, Poltimore, Devon

A shipping container might not seem like a great stay option on paper, but this one has pine stools, a handmade reading chair, and a wood-burning stove, as well as a double bed and a sofa bed.  It sleeps four and costs £ 90 per night

A shipping container might not seem like a great stay option on paper, but this one has pine stools, a handmade reading chair, and a wood-burning stove, as well as a double bed and a sofa bed. It sleeps four and costs £ 90 per night

5. Unique luxury cabin, Hereford

This gorgeous A-frame hut for two - called Little Hourstones - is on a farm in rural Herefordshire and costs £ 90 a night

This gorgeous A-frame hut for two – called Little Hourstones – is on a farm in rural Herefordshire and costs £ 90 a night

4. Unique glamping experience, Sutton (near Ely and Cambridge)

What you are looking at here is a 'beautifully converted 1945 boat in a private forest' which contains a king-size bed and an adjoining 'boathouse' with an 'eclectic industrial style kitchen and bathroom with walk-in shower. 'Italian'.  It can accommodate two people and costs £ 150 a night

What you are looking at here is a ‘beautifully converted 1945 boat in a private forest’ which contains a king-size bed and an adjoining ‘boathouse’ with an ‘eclectic industrial style kitchen and bathroom with walk-in shower. ‘Italian’. It can accommodate two people and costs £ 150 a night

3. Isolated country lodge, Maidstone

If your budget is £ 110, then this gem might tickle your fancy.  The list says,

If your budget is £ 110, then this gem might tickle your fancy. The list says, “Embrace the quirky and comfortable interiors of this romantic getaway.” Open the patio doors and let the sounds of nature float through the lodge. Fire up the barbecue, enjoy a good meal, then spend the evening in the hot tub gazing at the stars. ‘ Have been sold

2. Romantic oak cabin, Hemel Hempstead

Superhost Lilli, who hosts this # 2 listed oak cabin, said, “We look forward to welcoming guests who want to relax in a comfortable environment.  Our cabin provides an ideal location for a stay, allowing our guests to explore the beautiful British countryside. '  A stay costs £ 110 a night and the cabin can accommodate two people

Superhost Lilli, who hosts this # 2 listed oak cabin, said, “We look forward to welcoming guests who want to relax in a comfortable environment. Our cabin provides an ideal location for a stay, allowing our guests to explore the beautiful British countryside. ‘ A stay costs £ 110 a night and the cabin can accommodate two people

1. Alton Forest Pavilion, Stoke-on-Trent

This is the UK's most popular Airbnb - a 'spacious forest lodge' for up to 12 people.  There is a wood-fired hot tub, huge deck, stove, spacious living room, and wood-burning stove.  It costs £ 175 a night

This is the UK’s most popular Airbnb – a ‘spacious forest lodge’ for up to 12 people. There is a wood-fired hot tub, huge deck, stove, spacious living room, and wood-burning stove. It costs £ 175 a night

The complete wishlist can be found here. Note – Airbnb does not recommend or endorse these listings or any other accommodation on the platform. Other ad sites are available. Overnight stays for leisure are currently banned across the UK. In England and Northern Ireland it is possible to drive to a place of beauty, but leaving your area in Wales or Scotland is prohibited.

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